Lake Grundlsee

Grundlsee, Steiermark, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)

water report
Report dated:
13.09.2023 - 08:00 o’clock
Water temperature:

Lake Grundlsee is set in the wonderful mountain landscape of the Toten Gebirge and invites to activities in an intact nature.

With an area of 5 km² Lake Grundlsee is the largest lake in Styria. It is also known as the "Styrian Sea".

Facts at a glance
Height above sea level: 710m
Size: 6km x 700m
Depth: 69m
Different beach and sunbathing areas: Stone, sand and grass and 3 children's play areas

There is an open air pool in Archkogl. In Gössl, at the end of the lake, there is a recreation area with water slide and children's playground. Shopping and refreshments are also available nearby.

The beach area goes around the lake and is 14km long. Apart from a couple of private beaches, it is all accessible free of charge!

You can visit the Grundlsee at any time of the year. Every season is special at the Styrian Sea, the largest lake in Styria.

A warm welcome!

  • open to the public

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Swimming / bathing
  • Toilet facility
  • Playground (outdoors)
  • Food and drink available
  • Courses
General price information

The Grundlsee has a free accessible beach (except for a few private beaches). From 01. April to 30. November lake Grundlsee charges a parking fee, which benefits the community of Grundlsee.


  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)
  • Suitable for children

Somewhat suitable for wheelchairs: Assistance is sometimes necessary. The measurements do not (fully) conform to the legally stipulated ÖNORM.

other information
  • Escort required


Lake Grundlsee
Mosern 25
8993 Grundlsee

Phone +43 3622 86 - 66
Fax machine +43 3622 866 - 64

Contact person
Informationsbüro Grundlsee Tourismusverband Ausseerland Salzkammergut
Mosern 25
8993 Grundlsee

Phone +43 3622 86 - 66
Fax machine +43 3622 866 - 64

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