Hotel Schloss Gabelhofen Schloßgasse, Fohnsdorf, Austria

Castle overview

A 4-star hotel in a 15th-century castle with luxury accommodation and culinary delights.

Set among gardens and surrounded by tranquil countryside views in Fohnsdorf, Hotel Schloss Gabelhofen is an exceptional destination and special retreat. Unwind in the timeless and elegant setting of the historic castle set in a relaxing, idyllic location. Easily to locate, the hotel is just 4 km from the Bergbaumuseum Fohnsdorf.

With a history dating back to 1443, the castle features a Renaissance-moated castle design. Fine fabrics and antiques add a regal character to the castle. Its old-world elegance and grandeur are seamlessly added with contemporary updates and decor. The rooms are stylishly and individually designed and decorated.

The hotel is also a popular culinary destination in these parts. It has a gourmet restaurant, cafe, bar, and wine cellar. The stately premises and timeless elegance of the castle hotel, paired with modern facilities, also make it an ideal venue for meetings, conferences, events, and celebrations.

Castle Highlights




1 / Design

Featuring a moated castle design, the castle retains much of its Renaissance grandeur. Its old-world elegance is highlighted by the uniquely designed interiors, antiques, and rich fabrics. Contemporary updates were added to make the hotel more comfortable for the modern guest.

2 / Dining

Dining at the castle is a unique and memorable experience. The restaurants, cafes, and bars highlight the hotel’s diverse, innovative, and seasonal offerings. Compliment the delicious dishes with a fine selection of wines from the castle’s cellar.

3 / Location

Set in the tranquil countryside of Fohnsdorf, the castle hotel is surrounded by beautiful landscapes, overlooking the alps. There are popular hiking and biking trails surrounding the castle. There are also several cultural, historical, and natural attractions nearby.




  • Award-Winning Dining
  • Meetings & Events
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wedding Venue

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Hotel Schloss Gabelhofen

Schloßgasse, Fohnsdorf, Austria

services & amenities

The Restaurant

Dine inside the castle walls in an elegant historic setup at the hotel’s restaurant. The restaurant has been awarded with 3 toque and 15 points from Gault Millau. With the master chef and his team at the kitchen, the restaurant serves diverse, innovative, and delicious seasonal offerings, highlighting the ingredients of the region. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner.


The castle bar offers a relaxing contemporary atmosphere, with warm colors and cozy sitting areas. This well-stocked bar is an ideal place to relax and unwind, or have a little chat with friends. There’s a small staircase that leads to the castle’s wine cellar, which holds a fine collection of local and international wines.

Events and Celebrations

The unique backdrop of the castle and its elegant spaces make it the perfect setting for weddings, baptisms, anniversaries, and other celebrations. It’s also fully equipped with modern facilities to organize meetings, seminars, and conferences. Its versatile venue areas include the Gallery, Sigmund Freud Hall, Friedrich Nietzsche Hall, Pfanngauer Hall, and Gabelkhoven Hall.

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