Frequently Asked Questions

The river itself is not suitable for swimming. But there a beautiful Sole-rock-spa in Gmund, only 25 km away, which leaves no desires unfulfilled.
Yes, there is a private parking next to the main building.
By train from Vienna: From Franz-Josef Station to Schwarzenau - we can pick you up from there. (Please call us before planning a visit: +43 (0) 2849/5000) By car from Vienna: follow the PRAGUE (Praha) Signpost - After the Danube, take a right turn towards Prague Now you are on the Stockerauer highway Take the Horn exit - Horn Highway direction (WARNING: DO NOT drive into the city, stay on the main road) at the roundabout after Göpfritz/Wild, turn right in the direction of Gmund Now continue straight ahead up to Schwarzenau - Pass the Schwarzenau railroad crossing (Now you can already see the Institute signpost) At the town center, turn left towards Echsenbach; After 2 km directly to the right of the road is the Biotic Institute. By bus or train from Linz: The bus station is located at the Linz Central Station- take a bus to Gmünd - from there get a train to Schwarzenau - we can pick you up from there. (Please give us a call in advance) By car from Linz: From Linz, take Freistadt – just after Freistadt, turn towards Gmünd - at Schrems, take a right turn towards Vienna - at Schwarzenau, turn right towards Echsenbach - after 2 km on the right side of the road is the "Biotic Institute Austria" By car from Graz: Take the Southern motorway in the direction of Vienna From South Osttangente, follow the Prague (Praha) signpost (See directions from Vienna)
In the El Molino area there is a health products store which can be opened at any time on request. There are high-quality natural cosmetics and toiletries, books among other dietary supplements, a large collection of DVDs and music CDs, essential oils and much more...
Yes. There is a variety of information material on various excursions options in the area.
No, the whole facility is a Non-smoking house. But there are cozy, partly covered spaces available for smokers.
For cancellation up to three calendar days before the event starts or the rooms are reserved, we charge a one day processing fee of 20.- €. In case of cancellation within the three calendar days before the event starts, as well as on the day of the event or in case of nonappearance or early departure, the entire registration fee and room rate will be charged.
The overnight stay in tents or caravans is not permitted on the premises of the conference facility.
Yes, with the Seminar packages: From 20 participants, the stay is free for one trainer, with over 30 seminar participants, the stay is free for two seminar leaders.
It is generally not a problem to bring a pet. Please contact us in any case in advance and notify us. For hygienic reasons, the pet must not be allowed in the event venues.
There are plenty of accommodations options in the area. We would be happy to set up the contact.


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