Spending a week in a Medieval Castle in Austria

When I began researching hotels in Austria, I happened upon a Medieval castle built in the 1300’s for a Bavarian king.  I knew at that moment the search was over–what an unforgettable experience it would be to spend a week in a royal residency. Schloss Grubhof, as the castle is named,  is located in the small town of Sankt Martin Bei Lofer.  It has been completely renovated and updated with modern amenities, yet the integrity of the castle remains: soft poster beds, marble columns, crystal chandeliers, 16 foot ceilings with artistic frescoes, oriental rugs, gilt moldings and antique decor.  Read more