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Farm Stays Near Schliersee

Step beyond the ordinary and delve into the world of farm stays – a fantastic alternative to traditional hotels, especially for families. In an era defined by urban hustle, these rustic retreats offer a refreshing escape, beckoning travelers to reconnect with nature and authentic experiences. From milking cows to harvesting crops, the allure of hands-on activities fosters a deeper connection, making farm stays an enticing choice for those seeking tranquility, time with family and a glimpse into the heart of rural life.

Farm holidays have a long tradition in the southern Munich area around Schliersee and are a year-round alternative to traditional hotels. Bookings are usually made directly with the farm, only occasionally are the accommodations available on online portals such as Booking.com or Expedia. Regardless of how you book: We looked for the best farms near Schliersee – and found them.

Anderlbauer am See

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With it’s unique location right on the water, the Anderlbauer farm is a wonderful choice for a farm holiday at Lake Schliersee. The history of the traditional Bauerhof goes back to the year 1700 and to this day, Anderlbauer am See operates as a grassland and rearing farm.

After a hearty breakfast, start your day with a walk round the lake, head out for a hike or go on a tour of the stables. The farm is particularly family-friendly and children are always welcome to lend a hand. Whether you stay in one of the apartments or one of the beautiful woden chalets in the middle of the orchard, you can expect high-quality, modern interiors and plenty of space for the whole family.

Biohof Jörgenbauer

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Fabulous views of the hilly and wooded landscape of the Schliersee mountains are guaranteed at this organic farm. Surrounded by meadows and pastures, guests are invited to spend their holiday at a real working farm fully committed to the organic guidelines for cattle rearing.

As well as the cows (and farm guests), a menagerie of horses, chickens and rabbits live here. Children are welcome helpers to feed and pet the animals in the barn. Tractors, pedal vehicles and a giant trampoline provide even more entertainment for the little ones.

Guests planning their farm holiday in September are in for a special treat: the traditional Almabtrieb takes place here every year. Be sure to book early to experience this traditional custom and watch beautifully decorated herds arrive home from the Alm to the stables of the Jörgenbauer Organic Farm for the winter.

Oberrißhof

Urlaub auf dem Bauernhof auf dem Oberrißhof
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Schliersee’s highest mountain farm, in operation since 1717, is currently run by the eighth generation of the Leitner family. The farm is surrounded by the Schliersee mountains and offers a fantastic view of the lake from both holiday apartments. The Ferienwohnung Oberrißtraum is the larger of the two and is more suitable for families. The Ferienwohnung Oberrißglück is smaller and correspondingly cheaper.

The Oberrißhof is a traditional Bauernhof where guests from the city can experience an interesting insight into the day-to-day work of a mountain farm, with its dairy cows and steep slopes, which can often only be cultivated by hand. Tip: one of the main attractions of the region, the Schliersbergalm, can be reached on foot from here in less than an hour. From there you can take an exhilirating ride with the summer toboggan run down into the valley – or just grab a drink and enjoy the views.

Koglhof

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Experience real country life up close, away from the hustle and bustle of Schliersee, between Fischbachau and Bad-Feilnbach at the Koglhof farm. In the summer months, cattle graze right in front of the farm and children are welcome to watch the milking, lend a hand with the stable work, feed the rabbits in the petting zoo and help with the haymaking. The main attraction for excursions is of course the lake at Schliersee and the Mangfall mountains with hiking tours for all abilities.

Moar am Hof

Children are welcome helpers at the listed Moar am Hof farm between Schliersee and Miesbach. The little ones can help with the farm work on the 200-year-old Bauernhof and get to know the animals. As well as numerous cows, the farm’s horses and donkeys . The breakfast milk, which you get fresh from the tank in the morning, comes from the farm’s own cows.

The main courtyard is perfect for a farm holiday with kids: A large garden with playground, soccer goal, trampoline, basketball hoop, vehicles, herb garden and much more. The holiday apartments for groups from 2 to 6 people, are bright, modern and furnished with beautiful local wood.

Oberleitenhof Schliersee

A picture-book farm with a unique view of the Schliersee. Modernized and lovingly designed by the Leitner family, the Oberleitenhof is fantastic for families. Children can let off steam in the playground with a playhouse, trampoline, slide, swing and sandpit, while adults relax in the loungers. The farm has a particularly interesting history and used to be, among other things, a popular filming location for national television series and films.

Lerlhof

The Lerlhof is a certified Naturland farm in the idyllic Bavarian Oberland between Schliersee and Tegernsee. Built in 1700, guests can expect a classic farm holiday experience: the farm is home to over 20 cows, several horses, pigs, chickens and calves. Children are welcome to help in the stable and feed the animals (by prior arrangement). The apartments are available to rent all year round and are suitable for 2-4 people. If you plan to spend a lot of time at Schliersee during your stay, it’s a 10 kilometer ride or drive along the main road to the lake.

Ehard-Hof

The Ehard-Hof is located in the Anklalm area in an unspoiled corner boardering the lake with fabulous views of the mountains, forests and meadows. As well as a small holiday home for up to 6 people, the farm also offers four holiday apartments for up to 4 people. The minimum stay is 5 nights or 1 week during peak season. Numerous animals including calves, rabbits, cats and ponies await visitors of all ages on this traditional farm. Guests of the Erhard-Hof are also welcome to visit the farm’s own Alm at 1300 m above the farm. Visitors love: the shore of Lake Schliersee is just 250 m away, the rooms however are kept very simple and don’t have that traditional alpine vibe some guests may be looking for.

Asenbauer-Hof

Just a two-minute walk from the southern shore of Schliersee, guests of Asenbauer-Hof can spend their farm holiday surrounded by horses and cows. A special holiday experience awaits horse lovers with a guided horseback riding tour with the farm’s own horses. Wellness massages are also offered on the farm. Guests sleep in one of five holiday apartments for 2 or 2-4 people. The Asenbauer-Hof is open all year round and is a great choice during the cold season with a ski room, ski boot warmer and campfire. The only drawback: due to the location on the lake and the proximity to the circular path around the Schliersee, many walkers and cyclists can be found around the farm in the summer months.

Hofcafé beim Melchern

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Garden of the farm café

The farm café at Hofcafé beim Melchern is not strictly a farm. It’s beautiful location between working farms, meadows and pastures in the Leitzachtal valley more than qualifies this idyllic holiday home for a secluded farm holiday.

Far away from the hustle and bustle of the main tourists spots, guests can sleep in absolutely peace in here one of three holiday apartments (for 2 – 5 people). While the children play in the garden, the adults can feast on all kinds of lunch dishes and cakes from the farm café – open to guests daily, to the general public only from Friday to Sunday. As a starting point for numerous easy hikes and bike tours, the farm is perfect for a holiday with the whole family.

Siglhof

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Siglhof Bauernhof mit Ausflugswirtschaft

Nestled in the midst of untouched nature on a grassy plateau, the rustic Siglhof in Bayrischzell promises an idyllic farm holiday near Lake Schliersee. With its sunny location and picturesque views of the Wendelstein and Sudelfeld, the farm offers the perfect backdrop for nature lovers and those seeking simple relaxation. The accommodation comprises of two cozy holiday apartments, each ideal for 2 people, as well as a spacious guest room for 2-4 people. Overnight stays including breakfast start from €45 per person. Children can let off steam on the spacious meadow and the large playground with its antique tractor and old cable car.

Biohof Schwaig

Spend a wonderful farm holiday at the Biohof Schwaig organic farm on the outskirts of Schliersee. The holiday farm has been owned by the Hofberger family since 1822, who rent out three high-quality holiday apartments to guests from all over the world. Guests can expect peace and relaxation pure in the 3000 m² garden with view of the Schliersee. A rustic sauna house made of 300-year-old wood can be booked for private sessions (3-4 hours). Numerous hiking trails start right in front of the farm. The town center of Schliersee is just a 5-10 minute walk away.