JUFA Hotel Stift Gurk

with Tulsi Ayurveda Center

East meets West: With the Tulsi Ayurveda Center, the millennia-old healing art from India has found a harmonious home within the spiritual walls of the historic Gurk Abbey.

Most Popular Hotel Features

  • Free Wifi
  • Quiet location
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Suitable for seniors
  • wellness area
  • In nature
  • New at SpaDreams
  • Ayurvedic dosha meals
  • Sauna

Packages and Programmes with Best Price Guarantee

Get to Know Ayurveda

2 nights, double room, Full board

£312

Dive into the traditional Indian healing art of Ayurveda and get to know the "teaching of life" during soothing Ayurvedic treatments. 

  • Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes
  • Tea and water in the room
  • 1x Abhyanga full body oil massage (50')
  • 1x Padabhyanga foot massage (25')
  • Daily yoga & meditation sessions
  • Lake Wörthersee Plus Card

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Welcome greeting upon arrival
  • Use of spa area, yoga mat as well as bath bag with bathrobe, bath towel & bath slippers
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: I7JP1

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Ayurveda Relax Days

3 nights, double room, Full board

£635

Let Ayurvedic treatments take effect on you and experience their vitalizing and deeply relaxing effects.

  • Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes
  • Tea and water in the room
  • 1x consultation with the Ayurveda specialist incl. Pulse diagnosis (30')
  • 2x Abhyanga full body oil massage (á 50')
  • 1x Kizhi herbal stamp massage (50')
  • 1x Shirodhara oil forehead pouring (25')
  • 1x Mukhabhyanga facial massage (25')
  • 1x Padabhyanga foot massage (25')
  • daily yoga and meditation sessions
  • Wörthersee Plus Card

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Welcome greeting upon arrival
  • Use of spa area, yoga mat as well as bath bag with bathrobe, bath towel & bath slippers
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: I7JP6

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Ayurveda Immune Booster

3 nights, double room, Full board

£667

Experience a break for body, mind and soul and fill up with fresh energy. With the "Ayurveda Immune Booster" offer you draw new strength and strengthen your immune system.

  • Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes
  • Tea and water in the room
  • 1x consultation with the Ayurveda specialist incl. Pulse diagnosis (30')
  • 1x Udvartana Herbal Powder Massage (50')
  • 1x Pristabhyanga Back Massage (25')
  • 1x Mukabhyanga Facial Massage (25')
  • 1x Shastika Pinda Sweda Rice BagMassage (50')
  • 1x Nasya nose treatment (25')
  • 1x Padabhyanga foot massage (25')
  • day yoga and meditation sessions
  • Wörthersee Plus Card

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Welcome greeting upon arrival
  • Use of spa area, yoga mat as well as bath bag with bathrobe, bath towel & bath slippers
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: I7JP7

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Ayurveda Stress Away

4 nights, double room, Full board

£923

Lakshmi, the goddess of beauty and youth, is our source of inspiration for this exclusive Ayurvedic anti-stress program.

  • Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes
  • 3x Abhyanga full body oil massage (á 50')
  • 2x Shirodhara oil forehead cast (á 30')
  • 2x Kizhi herbal stamp massage (á 50')
  • 1x Nasya nasal treatment (25')
  • 1x Nabhi Basti abdominal massage (25')
  • daily Yoga & Meditation sessions
  • Wörthersee Plus Card

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Welcome greeting upon arrival
  • Use of spa area, yoga mat as well as bath bag with bathrobe, bath towel & bath slippers
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: I7JP2

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Ayurveda Detox

7 nights, double room, Full board

£1,343

Cleansing and detoxification for body, mind and soul. This program is especially suitable for those who want to escape the stress and hustle and bustle of everyday life.

  • Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes
  • Tea and water in the room
  • 1x consultation with Ayurvedic specialist incl. pulse diagnosis (30')
  • 4x Abhyanga full body-Oil Massage (á 50')
  • 2x Kizhi Herbal Stamp Massage (á 50')
  • 2x Shirodhara Oil Forehead Infusion (á 30')
  • 1x Nasya Nose Treatment (25')
  • 1x Netrabasti Eye Bath (25')
  • 1x Sattva Salt Scrub (50')
  • Daily yoga and meditation sessions
  • Wörthersee Plus Card

Additionally included for SpaDreams guests

  • Welcome greeting upon arrival
  • Use of spa area, yoga mat as well as bath bag with bathrobe, bath towel & bath slippers
  • Insured as a package tour with insolvency protection and security certificate
  • Rebook and cancel free of charge up to 14 days before arrival with the Flex Upgrade
  • For all details see Flex Upgrade

Telephone booking code: I7JP5

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JUFA Hotel Stift Gurk in Detail

Your Ayurveda Resort

☀ The JUFA Hotel Stift Gurk****, Carinthia's first authentic Ayurveda hotel, is located right next to the impressive Gurk Cathedral in a true place of power, nestled in the fresh nature of the Gurk Valley. In the unique ambience of the baroque monastery with its fragrant herb garden you will experience a soothing atmosphere of peace and meditation. Carefully selected Swiss stone pine beds, herb-scented pillows and a tea bar, together with the natural surroundings of the Gurk Valley, create an overall atmosphere in which you can devote yourself entirely to relaxation. The Gurktal herbal paradise will not leave you without a trace either: Herbs are on the daily program at the JUFA Hotel. If you wish, you can, for example, choose your matching scented pillow for the night or try the effects of various infusions at the tea bar in the wellness area.

Location & Surroundings

Extensive meadows, densely wooded mountainsides and the murmuring Gurk River surround the market town of Gurk, center of the unspoiled Gurk Valley and destination of many pilgrims. Explore the area with one of the hotel's own e-bikes or discover the famous crypt in the Gurk Cathedral next door.

How You Reside

The hotel has a total of 45 pine bed rooms, which are modern, bright and friendly furnished and all equipped with room safe and luggage rack. Double rooms are equipped with a double or two single beds. Double rooms Plus also have a coffee and tea station and either special furnishings (real wood parquet, double bed or comfortable box spring beds and a sofa) or with a beautiful location / beautiful view.

DBL

Modern, bright and friendly furnished double rooms with one double or two single beds as well as room safe and luggage rack.

Wifi

Safe

Room code for telephone bookings: I7JD1

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Modern, bright and friendly furnished double rooms for single use with one double or two single beds as well as room safe and luggage rack.

Wifi

Safe

Room code for telephone bookings: I7JE1

DBL Plus

Double Room Plus with one double or two single beds as well as room safe and suitcase storage, coffee and tea station. In addition, these rooms have either special furnishings (real wood parquet, double bed or comfortable box-spring beds and a sofa) or a beautiful location/view.

Wifi

Safe

Room code for telephone bookings: I7JD2

Dining & Leisure

You will enjoy Ayurvedic full board with regional, local dishes.

Ayurveda Center

The Tulsi Ayurveda Center at the JUFA Hotel Stift Gurk offers a comprehensive range of different treatments: from 3-day packages to get to know to a whole week for those who want to dive intensively into the world of Ayurveda. An Ayurveda specialist and therapists trained in India provide professional, individually tailored massages and treatments to balance your life energies. Complement your Ayurveda treatments with classic wellness in the hotel's spa area with sauna, herbal laconium, relaxation room and tea bar.

Yoga

Bring body and soul into harmony with gentle yoga exercises and connect with your consciousness during a guided meditation - in the silence of the historic chapter house or, in fair weather, in the monastery garden.

Free Time

Stroll through the Gurktaler Alpen herb garden of the monastery garden or immerse yourself in the spiritual past of this powerful place: discover the cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque architecture, located right next to the hotel, and the hundred-column crypt with the tomb of Saint Hemma. Discover the natural Gurktal on two wheels: With the e-bikes available for rent at the hotel (for a fee) incl. bike helmet & bike map you can enjoy the natural idyll in a relaxed and decelerated way. For those who prefer to explore the surroundings on foot, Nordic Walking poles are also available for rent. For a stay of 3 nights or more, you can take advantage of the benefits of the Wörthersee Plus Card, such as free admissions, discounts and active programs with a selection of partners.

Getting There

Free parking for cars and buses.

Transfer Klagenfurt Airport: SpaDreams recommends taking a taxi.

Transfer train station St. Veit an der Glan, Friesach or Treibach-Althofen: SpaDreams recommends taking a taxi.


Nearby Airports
Klagenfurt Airport (KLU) : (approx. 46 km / 37 minutes)

Hotel Amenities at a Glance

  • Quiet location
  • In nature
  • Electric parking spots
  • Suitable for seniors
  • Pets allowed: large dogs allowed
  • Pets allowed: small dogs allowed
  • wellness area

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