- car-free family holiday on an altitude of 2.315m
- guided hikes included
- only accessible by gondola
- panorama indoor pool & sauna with view to the glacier
- children up to 11 years free of charge
GPS coordinates: latitude: 47.199145/longitude: 12.606898
Train station: Zell am See/30km
Hotel information (Summer description)
LocationLocated in the Nationalpark Hohe Tauern surrounded by 22 mountain tops and numerous glaciers the unique mountain hotel is perched over the lake Weißsee on an altitude of 2.315m.
During the 20-minute ascent with the gondola (daily from 9am-12pm & 1pm-5pm) you overcome 835 meters - that already makes the arrival a memorable one!
The Weißsee Glacier World offers a high-alpine holiday world that invites to unforgettable tours for young and old: walkers will find numerous paths in the vicinity of the middle station on the lake Grünsee, on the lake Weißsee directly at the mountain hotel or on the viewing plateau Medelz with a huge panorama to the famous Dorfertal valley. Hikers can expect more than 40km of marked trails up to almost 3.000m in altitude and mountain professionals are looking forward to varied, guided glacier high-altitude tours.
FacilitiesThe family-friendly mountain hotel offers a rustic hut atmosphere, a spacious lobby with reception with free internet terminal, a cosy bar with fireplace, winter garden, common rooms, a panoramic restaurant with several cosy snuggeries and regional delights and a sun terrace with loungers and sun shades. Lift is available. Free parking places at the valley station of the Weißsee glacier lift.
Payable at the hotel: pets EUR 10,- per night. Local tax: EUR 1,30 per person/night from 15 years.
Rooms90 rustic rooms with shower/WC, hairdryer and Sat-TV with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountain peaks or Lake Weißsee.
DJ (2-4): shared room Bergsteiger, ca. 17m², 1 or 2 bunk beds.
DS (2-2): Double room Weißsee, ca. 18m², double bed.
DF (2-4): Family room Weißsee, 20m², double bed and bunk bed.
DK (2-4): Family room Sonnblick, ca. 22m², double bed and bunk bed.
DD (2-4): Family room Granatspitze, ca. 24m² in the house Sonnblick with connecting tunnel to the main house, a double bed and bunk bed.
MealsAll Inclusive light: breakfast buffet from 6.30am-9.30am, "Strudel all you can eat" from 3pm-4pm, 4-course evening buffet with salad bar from 6pm-8pm. 1 x weekly barbecue (depending on weather). Juice bar from 6.30am-6pm included.
WellnessIncluded: Edelweiss Spa - the alpine wellness oasis on 2.315m altitude with panoramic indoor pool (5x11m), steam bath, Finnish sauna, bio sauna, tepidarium, infrared cabin, relaxation room and fitness room.
ChildrenPlayroom and children's playground, from 7.7.-8.9. 5 x weekly (Monday-Friday) 8 hours per day family animation program from 6 years with adventure and diverse indoor and outdoor activities.
ActivitiesIncluded: entertainment program as posted, 1 x weekly guided hike, 1 x weekly live music or hut party, indoor climbing wall on about 300m², bouldering wall, mountain film cinema, table tennis, darts, table football and billiards.
Against payment: Alpine and climbing courses.
Additional CostsObligatory supplement payable at the hotel: local tax (from 15 Jahre) EUR 1,30 per person/night.
- 5% early bird discount if booked until 31.3.
- stay 5, pay 4 nights when you arrive 23.6.-2.7. & 8.9.-9.10.
- 1 x hiking package for min. 5 nights with rucksack and poles to hire
- welcome drink with hut info
- 1 x ascent and descent at arrival and departure included
- free Wi-Fi in the lobby
The displayed hotel information is valid from 23.6. - 14.10.2018