Overview of Hostel
The Treehouse is a small friendly hostel hidden away in the tiny village of Grünau. Sitting in the middle of the Totes Gebirge (the dead mountains) the area around the hostel provides an ideal environment for outdoor activities like hiking, skiing, swimming, or just relaxing.
The secluded locatio
The Treehouse is easy to find!
Just take a train to Wels from Vienna or Salzburg, change at Wels for the train to Gruenau, then phone 8499 from the station for a free pick up. Warning!! The pay phone only takes coins. Be sure to have some handy when you arrive.
Take the A1 motorway direction Wien (Vienna). From Vienna take the A1 motorway direction Salzburg.
(From Salzburg and Vienna ):
Exit at Regau. Exit the round-about direction Gmunden. After the McDonald's take the exit for Gmunden Zentrum (Center). At the end of the exit turn left. Always straight and at the last set of lights, turn left. Follow the signs to Almsee. You'll drive through the city of Gmunden. Keep following the signs for Almsee, Gruenau and Kinderland.
You will come to a small town called Scharnstein and before you drive into town you must turn right. You will drive past a Billa food market. At the end of this street, turn right. Always straight ahead and you will drive into the small town of Gruenau. Once in town, turn left at the Spar Market. The TreeHouse is located 5km down this road, 200m on the left after the Kasberg ski area..
Hallstatt, Gmunden, Bad Aussee, Bad Ischl,Wels, Linz and Salzburg
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