Although the geographical centre of Carinthia is Arriach, Velden am Wörthersee is definitely the centre for lifestyle, enjoyment, well-being, recreation, sport, entertainment, culinary delights, swimming, skiing and holidays. A great total package. Only a few meters away from the Hotel Rocket Rooms Velden you will find the Casino Velden, which offers great games at the tables and unique events all year round. In addition, famous excursion destinations such as Pyramidenkogel, Wörthersee Shipping and Schloss Velden are located in the immediate vicinity of the urban rooms in Hotel Rocket Rooms. And just a few minutes away by car, you can undertake an exciting world tour in Minimundus in just one day.

Not only the high season attracts with parties like the White Nights, the Pink Lake Festival & Co to the beautiful lake, but also during the year there are events like one of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Austria - the Velden Advent Market - in the centre. Velden thus has a special reputation far beyond the borders of Austria and invites people from all over the world to discover the diversity of the place.

The unique nature around Lake Wörthersee can contribute to a perfect active holiday with numerous hiking trails, cycle paths and yoga places. You can practice the perfect hole-in-one on one of the many great golf courses in the Alps Adriatic region. The Hotel Rocket Rooms Velden is therefore not only the ideal starting point for wellness moments, parties and events, entertainment programs and great excursions, but can also be seen with the attractive offers as a practical start for one-day excursions to our beautiful neighboring countries Italy, Slovenia and Croatia.

Casino Velden

Directly opposite our Hotel Rocket Rooms our guests reach the famous Casino Velden. With its incomparable location above the Wörthersee Bay it fascinates by its mix of seeing and being seen. A casino evening is more exciting than any movie, clubbing, concert or party! Every guest experiences exciting moments in which luck decides - with Roulette, Black Jack, Poker and the 210 slot machines with the Mega Million and the Mystery Jackpot. Book your eventful holiday in the best location now.

Wörthersee Cruise

Enjoy unforgettable hours on one of the Wörthersee ships. In addition to the daily excursions, from May to October, numerous other highlights await you. Experience Lake Wörthersee from its most beautiful side! Let yourself be surprised and enjoy a light-hearted, enjoyable trip across Lake Wörthersee and then spend the night in modern rooms and at best prices in the Hotel Rocket Rooms. Welcome aboard!


The Pyramidenkogel is the highest wooden observation tower in the world at almost 100 metres and is a construction consisting of mighty, elliptically arranged wooden columns that spirals into the sky - an impressive sculpture in the landscape! The spiral nestles against the viewing staircase, over which the visitor gradually climbs up the landscape panorama to enjoy the 360° panoramic view from one of the viewing platforms. Here you can enjoy a fantastic view of Lake Wörthersee. On request, you can go back to ground floor by the highest closed building slide in Europe.

Schloss Velden

The place in the centre of Velden where the famous film & "Ein Schloss am Wörthersee" was shot. From the builder Bartholomäus Khevenhüller the elegant castle shines in splendid style and in the incomparable ambience directly at the beautiful Wörthersee. Definitely worth a visit and just a few steps away from our Hotel Rocket Rooms with its own Rocket Restaurant & Bistro.


Minimundus - the small world at Lake Wörthersee - is a place to enjoy, linger, learn, have fun, see, experience. This attraction is located in Klagenfurt, only 15 minutes by car from us. The approximately 150 models of well-known buildings, trains and ships invite you on a trip around the world in small format. Around the world in only one day and afterwords enjoying the comfortable rooms and the best deals in the centre of Velden.