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Homestay Austrian with a Twist
Erlenweg, 393 Bad St Leonhard, 9462 Bad Sankt Leonhard im Lavanttal, Austria – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.3/10! (score from 26 reviews)
Real guests • Real stays • Real opinions
Katie and Amelia
Our home is a family home. It was designed and built by Katie's parents in the 1970s. It is spacious and welcoming. Everyone says that the house has a great vibe. It's traditional, but it is called Austrian with a Twist because Katie lived in England for many years and Amelia is English, so their English sense of style is evident everywhere. Although the rooms do not have private bathrooms, we have a separate bathroom for guests only, and as we only let out three rooms, there is little chance of there being any problems. Please do not worry!
Hi, my name is Katie, I am an artist and jeweller. I love to cook and I love having people around me. I am warm and friendly. Hi, my name is Amelia, I am English and I love to make people feel at home, I also love meeting people from all over the world. I am a writer, teacher and a Shakespeare buff.
The valley is beautiful, clean, quiet, calm but magnificent. Wonderful views, wonderful countryside with great opportunities to go hiking, birdwatching, cycling or skiing. We are 3.5 hours from Venice and 3 hours from Vienna. There are the many beautiful lakes of Klagenfurt too and the city of Graz, which is a great place to visit. In the nearby town of Wolfsberg, you will find a good museum, a wonderful castle, some great shops and more.
Languages spoken: German, English, Spanish, French
Property surroundings– Excellent location - show map
Restaurants and markets *
Trippolts Zum Baren Restaurant0.3 miles
Gasthof Geiger Restaurant0.3 miles
Café pastry Prisse Café Cafe/bar0.3 miles
Spar Supermarket0.1 miles
Badido Restaurant0.2 miles
Penny Supermarket0.2 miles
Billa Supermarket0.3 miles
Natural beauty *
Lavant River0.6 miles
Klippitztörl Lake9.9 miles
Klippitztörl Ski lift9.9 miles
Obdach Ski lift10.4 miles
Koralpe Mountain17.4 miles
Weinebene Ski lift20.3 miles
Closest airports *
Graz Airport30.5 miles
Klagenfurt Airport31 miles
Ljubljana Jože Pučnik Airport53 miles
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4 reasons to choose Austrian with a Twist
Why book with us
Prices you can't beat!
Manage your bookings online
The staff speak English
Booking is safe
- Toilet paper
- Towels/sheets (extra fee)
- Bath or shower
- Shared toilet
- Shared bathroom
- Wardrobe or closet
- Landmark view
- Garden view
- Outdoor fireplace
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Outdoor dining area
- Outdoor furniture
- Sun terrace
- BBQ facilities Additional charge
- Dining table
- Socket near the bed
- Clothes rack
Pets are not allowed.
- Cooking class Additional charge
- Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
- Themed dinner nights Additional charge
- Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
- Cycling Off-site
- Hiking Off-site
- Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
- Skiing Off-site
- Fishing Off-site Additional charge
- Dining area
Food & Drink
- Bottle of water
- Wine/champagne Additional charge
- Special diet menus (on request)
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
- Secured parking
- Shared lounge/TV area
- Packed lunches
Safety & security
- Fire extinguishers
- Designated smoking area
- Non-smoking throughout
- Hardwood or parquet floors
- Ironing facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Sun umbrellas
- Sun loungers or beach chairs
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12:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 11:00
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Refundable damage deposit
A damage deposit of EUR100 is required upon arrival, which is about GBP90.33. This deposit is fully refundable during check-out as long as there has been no damage to the property.
Children and beds
Children are not allowed.
Cot and extra bed policies
There is no capacity for cots at this property.
There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Payments by Booking.com
Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Pets are not allowed.
The fine print
Please inform Austrian with a Twist in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
A damage deposit of EUR 100 is required on arrival. That's about 90.33GBP. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.