This family-run 4-star hotel lies hidden between the vineyards of the Wachau, about 900 metres west of the historic town of Dürnstein.
Gartenhotel & Weingut Pfeffel Dürnstein was completely renovated in early 2010.
The highlight is the large panoramic spa area on the top floor, with 5 saunas, a heated outdoor pool, a big sun terrace, and views of the Danube Valley.
Most rooms at Gartenhotel Pfeffel offer a balcony with views of the Danube.
The restaurant has a terrace and serves Austrian cuisine with many homemade products such as herbs, honey, and eggs.
Wine from the private vineyard, which can also be tasted in the wine bar, is served as well. Various events on the subject of wine are hosted regularly in the vineyard.
Gartenhotel & Weingut Pfeffel Dürnstein offers free parking (also in a garage) and free internet access.