Hotel Schwarzer Adler

  • Austrian Tyrol, Austria, Kitzbuhel

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The adults only Hotel Schwarzer Adler was built by the knights of St. John in 1570 the hotel originated as a stopover for travellers and merchants. It has evolved over the years into the stylish boutique hotel you will find today. Hospitality is a family heritage here and this impressive hotel is a testament to five generations of work.

Set slightly aback from the pedestrianised Kitzbühel centre you will find the medieval appearance of Schwarzer Adler. Inside is a modern reception, bar and lounge with rich and sophisticated décor, while the restaurant is decorated in an authentic pine style. The state of the art spa facilities set over three floors includes an indoor pool, four types of sauna, infrared cabins, steam bath, relaxation room and fitness centre. The heated rooftop outdoor pool is one of the longest in the Alps, providing cinematic views of the Hahnenkamm, Kitzbüheler Horn and Wilder Kaiser mountains.

The kitchen uses largely regional produce and boasts a Gault Millau award, and was recently praised in the Michellin guide. As expected the hotel places emphasis on good food and fine wine. From Summer 2022 evening meals can only be booked locally.

All rooms have luxurious modern furnishings and high standards of comfort.

Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 30 mins from Salzburg airport or 2 hours from Innsbruck airport.

Added value

Free daily packed lunch

No single supplement

Free English newspapers available

  • No. of rooms: 88
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 12
  • Official rating: 4


Kitzbuhel Austrian Twins are around 32m² and sleep up top three (single sofa bed). These rooms have a shower and a lounge area.

Tirol Austrian Twins are also around 32m² and sleep up to three. These rooms have a bath and shower, lounge area and also a balcony.

Kitzbuhel Single Rooms have a bath and seating area and are available at no single supplement.

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable / satellite TV
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar / fridge
  • Safety deposit box
  • WiFi
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes

The Tirolean town of Kitzbühel dates back to the 16th century and is famous for the vibrantly coloured buildings that line the main pedestrianised cobbled street in the centre. The pavement cafés make great spots for lunch whilst people watching, or visit many of the designer boutiques. Various festivals, concerts and open-air events are hosted here during the summer months.

Set in a broad valley basin and surrounded by the Kitzbüheler Alps and Wilder Kaiser mountain ranges, the first thing you notice is the pure mountain air. The scenic peaks, valleys and lakes host this town and its friendly locals. Those seeking exploration of the great outdoors can take advantage of the endless trails and views by walking some of the 1,000km of marked walking trails, or cycling some of the 800km of off-road routes. E-bikes make getting up to the highest vantage points very easy for you to take in the stunning views. For a more relaxing experience, the Schwarzsee Lake on the edge of the town is perfect for swimming, sunbathing and using the rowing boats to get around this lake in its natural woodland setting.

Located between Innsbruck and Salzburg, Kitzbühel makes a perfect base for sightseeing and exploring the wider area. Our guided excursions will take you to some of the most popular attractions, or use the local train and bus services to explore independently.

Hotel Schloss Lebenberg in Kitzbühel, as feature in The Mail



Grossglockner Mountain

A magnificent drive along a famous Alpine road leading right into the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park up to the highest mountain in Austria at 3,073m, for breathtaking glacier views and a chance to see wild marmots at close range. One of our most popular excursions for nature lovers, we enjoy lunch on top of the mountain.

Full day, from £38 


Visit Mozart’s birthplace, the Hohensalzburg Fortress, the medieval Old Town and the famous Getreidegasse shopping street. An optional walking tour brings the history of this beautiful city to life.

Full day, from £32 

Berchtesgaden, Germany

Cross the border into Germany and visit this beautiful Bavarian town with optional excursions to salt-mines and the spectacular Eagles Nest, Hitler’s famous hilltop retreat, where you can enjoy lunch with incredible panoramic views, (pay locally for Eagle's nest option).

 Full day, from £32


Journey via the romantic village of Reit im Winkl to the Chiemsee, known as the “Bavarian Sea”. The Chiemsee is the largest lake in Bavaria. The biggest of several islands on the lake and accessible only by boat is Herrenchiemsee. The name derives from a sumptuous and wildly extravagant palace built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria. Marvel at the richly decorated interior and the stunning grounds all modeled on the Palace of Versailles. A fascinating insight into the world of a truly eccentric King.

Full day, from £40 

Please note we act at all times as a selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions. Children up to the age of 12 get discount hence excursions can be booked in resort only.

  • Elegant residents' restaurants
  • Award-winning à la carte restaurant
  • Large indoor pool plus rooftop outdoor pool
  • Spa area with saunas, steam room, jacuzzi, gym and relaxation areas
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Lift
  • The whole hotel is non-smoking
  • Car parking
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • Award winning cuisine and superb wine selection
  • Hot and cold buffet breakfast included for all guests
  • Four course evening meal with choice of main dish plus salad buffet and cheese selection (only included for bookings confirmed on Half Board prior to July 31 2021)
  • For guests on Bed & Breakfast basis, evening meals can be booked and paid for locally
  • No of restaurants: 1
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    smart casual

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.394648
  • Latitude: 47.444582

Reviews of Hotel Schwarzer Adler

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per person from £708
Hotel Schwarzer Adler
Kitzbuhel, Austrian Tyrol,Bed & Breakfast
29/06/2022 - 3 nights
3 adults
From Manchester Int.
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