Weltsprachen Alpine Guesthouse welcomes languages from all over the world!

Willkommen ≈ welcome ≈ добро пожаловать ≈ bienvenue ≈ vitajte ≈ üdvözöljük ≈ bienvenido ≈
bine ați venit ≈ benvenuti ≈ vítejte ≈ witamy

We cordially invite you to our guesthouse. The Weltsprachen Guesthouse located amidst the beautiful Styrian countryside, in the heart of the inspiring villages of Joglland, one of the most beautiful corners of Styria. Our guesthouse is quietly but centrally located in a sunny position, just five minutes away from Ratten village centre.

The guesthouse has a terrace, a conservatory and courtyard, a barbeque area, shared kitchen, a common room, a small training room, ski room, garden/lawn, foosball table/table football, badminton, table tennis and a sauna.

The village of Ratten offers its guests the perfect opportunity to relax all year round. In the winter, the valley transforms into a winter sports centre and holidaymakers can be found swimming and fishing on the recreational lake with the Feistritz river in the summer.


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Our offer

Free WiFi

WiFi is available free of charge in the entire guesthouse incl. barbeque area and children's playground.

Private children's playground

The children's playground has a double swing set, a wendy house with slide and a sand pit with sun protection. We keep a large variety of toys and a foosball table in the conservatory for your children.

Shared kitchen

Shared kitchen with stove, microwave, mini oven, toaster, refrigerator-freezer combo and various vending machines.

24 hour access

You can check-in whenever convenient for you: our guesthouse can be accessed by guests around the clock thanks to a code lock.

Our Alpine Guesthouse

Alpenpension Weltsprachen im Sommer

The guesthouse has wonderful views of the mountains. In the summer, enjoy a game of table tennis or badminton, or independently organise a barbeque party, while your children can let off steam on our private playground or swim in the nearby Ratten recreational lake (around 10-15 minutes away by foot) – completely free of charge.

Furthermore, you can make yourself comfortable in our beautiful conservatory or on the spacious terrace. You will find a folder in the room with lots of useful information about the guesthouse and the surrounding area.

An illuminated barbeque area and a pavilion with table and chairs is available in the inner courtyard for prolonged barbeque parties from April to the end of October. In the winter, our harmonious relaxation room with recliners and a sauna are also available in the guesthouse for all guests at an additional charge. You can relax there on the day after skiing.

In the neighbourhood you will find a number of good restaurants and pubs, a leisure centre with an indoor swimming pool and an electronic bowling alley, signposted hiking trails, a bicycle rental service, e-Funpark for kids (Motorcycle and quad biking), solarium, minigolf and much more.

The ski lifts Hauereck St. Kathrein am Hauenstein, Alpl, St. Jakob im Walde, Stuhleck and Semmering can be reached in just 5 to max. 30 minutes. As our guests, you can also visit the Bärenschützklamm gorge, the Koglhof summer toboggan run, the Herberstein zoo, the Pretul, the Zotter chocolate factory and much more.

Various thermal baths, such as Tatzmannsdorf, Loipersdorf, Sebersdorf, Bad Radkersburg etc. are located around 40 minutes away. The guesthouse is not far from the Pretul – a paradise for hikers and mushroom pickers. In general, Ratten and the surrounding villages for one of the most beautiful valleys in the region with their location at the uppermost section of the Feistritz valley at the foot of the Fischbacher alps in Joglland.

High mountains, green forests, meadows and valleys in their natural beauty, cultural and historical monuments, beautiful villages – all of this creates a pleasant atmosphere for guests in Joglland-Waldheimat region. This region is ideal for small excursions, walks on the special trails in the valleys and climbing tours.

There is a shared kitchen with a stove, microwave, mini oven, toaster, refrigerator-freezer combo and various vending machines on the ground floor. You can use the kitchen to cook, hold your family party or spend time with your friends.

Complete kitchen equipment is available for 24 to 30 persons.

Upon request, our partners will happily supply you with selected farmer products such as milk, honey, bread, cheese or eggs from the region.

For hygiene reasons, please make sure that your food is only prepared in the intended shared kitchen of the guesthouse. The taking of food, crockery and cutlery to the room is not permitted.

We warmly welcome all children! The children's playground has a double swing set, a wendy house with slide and a sand pit with sun protection. We keep a large variety of toys and a foosball table in the conservatory for your children.

In the summer, our younger guests can let off steam by playing table tennis in the garden, and there is also a horse-riding centre in close proximity to our guesthouse for horse enthusiasts. Furthermore, the Koglhof summer toboggan run, the Herberstein zoo and the Zotter chocolate factory are just some of the many great excursion destinations in the region, which will surely not only delight your children.