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Autumn and Winter 2014-15 – why we won’t be opening for the snowy season!

   Can’t believe it really, but we are well over halfway through our summer season already and there are only 9 weeks left until we close up and have our well earned 10 day break in sunny Croatia! Then it will be back for the closing down and sorting out session – this year quite […]

Gowers' Towers Early Stages!

Autumn, Winter and Spring – time for some DIY! Free accommodation for volunteer helpers of course!

Things never stand still at the Gasthof! Already we are halfway through the summer season and starting to think about changes for next year. There are lots of plans afoot, which as yet are not finalised enough to share, but what we do know is that there will be quite a lot of re-furbishment going […]

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Certificate of Excellence 2014

The more observant of you may have noticed the small addition to our website front page this week – our 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence. This award is especially pleasing because essentially it comes from you, our guests, who by posting your positive reviews add to our ‘rating’ as a place to stay in […]

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Using a Helmcam or Dasboard camera in Austria – the up-to-date info!

We have had quite a few queries from friends and potential guests asking us about the current rumours in the biking press that Austria has banned the use of all video cameras mounted on, or used while driving, vehicles of all sorts, including motorbikes. Understandably there is a lot of concern when people are told […]

Overview Fallbach waterfall
5. May 2014, 2 comments »

Summer Activities in the Malta Valley

Now that the summer season has started, it’s time to look at what other activities are available on our area when you don’t fancy being on 2 wheels! The valley is part of the Hohe Tauern National Park and offers a wide range of possibilities for the active, and also for those who prefer more […]


It’s not too late!

As our spring marketing tour draws to a close and we are preparing to return to Malta, it’s time to remind all you good people that there is still time to book for summer 2014.  We do already have healthy bookings with a few short periods fully, or almost fully, booked.  We do, however, still […]

25. March 2014, no comments so far »

We have a winner!

The winning ticket for the #Manchester Bike Show raffle has been found! Ticket number 549 belongs to Chris B who, as we speak, is looking at good routes down to join us this summer! Sorry if you didn’t win this time, but with our good value prices, great surroundings and wonderful riding roads, you will […]

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24. March 2014, no comments so far »

And the winner is…..

  Having completed the long journey from Manchester back down to our Essex base, we are pleased to announce that the winning raffle ticket from the #Manchester Bike Show is Number 549 If this is your ticket number (your ticket is inside your yellow info pack) then please send us an E Mail (to […]

17. March 2014, no comments so far »

Going West.

  March in England with spring very much in the air.  So much to do and only a short time to do it all.   Our spring tour is well under way now, we have given our first evening presentation to the good people at Cheddar Valley Advanced Motorcyclists      Some of this group […]

View from staff bedroom
24. February 2014, no comments so far »

It could be you!

With thoughts turning increasingly to summer we are looking for some lucky person to join our team.  It looks from the bookings so far to be a busy summer.  We would like to find someone to come on an intern-ship/work experience basis. We can offer staff accommodation (with  a stunning view) all food, a weekly […]

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