Hotel Strass

  • Austrian Tyrol, Austria, Mayrhofen

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The interconnected Sporthotel & Hotel Strass are two of the most popular hotels in Mayrhofen. They share the excellent facilities and rooms in this half of the hotel are traditionally furnished. The location is unbeatable next to the main Penkenbahn lift in the centre of Mayrhofen’s bustling main street.

Watch and play sports

Head to the elegant bar and lounge where you can watch all the sports matches or get competitive with a game of billiards. You can take it up a notch with squash and tennis, too.

Take a dip in the indoor pools

Enjoy 3,000 square metres of rest and relaxation in the Strass spa and wellness area. Discover the saunas and whirlpools, pamper tired legs in the infrared cabin and Kneipp pool or book a beauty or massage treatment for ultimate indulgence.

Excellent children's facilities

Kids and teens are as well catered for here as the parents, and they'll love it. They can splash in the kid's pool and play for hours in the games room with pool and table tennis tables. There's a children’s playroom, squash and tennis courts and large garden to enjoy, plus, being next door to the main lift, heading out on adventures into the mountains is really easy too.

Added value

Early booking offer available (book by 1 Dec)

Free hotel daily activity programme with guided walks and guided bike tours

One free e-bike tour (subject to availability)

One free packed lunch per week (min 7 night stay)

Free daily afternoon cake (drinks payable)

Inghams Guided Walks included from 27 May - 13 Sep (subject to availability)

24/7 support & tailored advice from our local resort team

All holidays include flights from the UK and transfers


Known for its lively atmosphere, Mayrhofen town is alive with visitors and sportspeople come summer. The fresh mountain air and peaceful scenery make it perfect for some R&R, but if you’re looking for action, shops for bike rental or adventure activities line the streets in town, countless walking routes head out from the centre, and there are two lifts running from the town to boost you up 1,800 metres or so in altitude, effort-free.

View all Mayrhofen walking deals

Themed walks and educational trails in Mayrhofen

Who doesn’t love a walk with a purpose? From the ‘Art River’ walk past local sculptures, to the Brandberg dairy farm loop - with a stop-off to try its local cheese - and the Ahorn Leisure Trail with its bird watching stations and viewing platforms (a route suitable for buggies), there’s no shortage of themed walks around Mayrhofen. For peace and quiet, best head to the Stilluptal Valley, famous for its many waterfalls and striking blue reservoir.

An Austrian mountain hut crawl

Whether hard-core hiking, low-key biking or just heading out to enjoy the view, most people out on the mountain will probably have the same goal: to end up at a Tyrolean Mountain hut to refuel. There are more than enough of them around, all serving local dishes on sun-drenched terraces. The Olpererhütte is a deservedly popular spot for its views over the Schlegeis reservoir and south-facing position, for soaking up the sun all-day long.

Activity-filled days in and around Mayrhofen

The Zillertal Activcard is an all-in-one ticket to activities in summer, allowing one cable card trip a day (there are 10 in the region) to give easy access to many of the region’s walking trails, entry to all six outdoor swimming pools in the valley, free travel on most public transport and discounts around the area.

Biking in the Zillertal

With 1,300 kilometres of routes, the Zillertal is heaven for biking, whether on gravel, bumpy single-track trails or quiet mountain roads. The Penken Mountain’s FunSportStation is made for young thrill-seekers. There’s a bike park with mini electric motorcycles to play around on. If the children are into scooters, here’s where you can step it up a level by trying out the ‘mountain scooter’ that handles trickier terrain more like a mountain bike. The whole family can head out onto the trails on mountain scooters (once everyone’s got to grips with it).

The Zillertalbahn Steam Train

This little steam train chugs through the Zillertal Valley and is fun for the whole family. There’s an open-top carriage, a beer carriage and dining car, the crystal wagon (encrusted with Swarovski crystals, because why not?) and the kids’ carriage where little ones can hang out.

Why book a summer holiday in Mayrhofen with Inghams?

At Inghams, we do walking holidays differently. With no fixed itinerary, you have more time in your destination and the freedom to walk as much or as little as you like, discovering some of Mayrhofen’s best walking routes and activities at your own pace.

Plus, we've included two optional guided walks every week in Mayrhofen. Join a professional walking guide and really get to know the area (see more details in the ‘walking’ tab below).

With over 85 years of outdoor travel experience, our holiday packages to Mayrhofen include flights, transfers, and accommodation, so you can relax and leave the small details to us. Our experts can help you choose the best holiday for you, and our team in resort can give you the inside scoop on how to spend your time away with us.

  • No. of rooms: 72
  • Official rating: 4


Standard Austrian Twin Rooms are around 26m² and sleep two people with a bath or shower. Some rooms have a seating area with single sofa bed meaning they can sleep three.

Junior Suites are around 28m² and can sleep two to three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed). These rooms have an Austrian Twin bed, lounge area, bath and separate shower.

Single Rooms are around 18m² and have a shower.

All rooms have:

  • Balcony
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer
  • A credit card is required upon check in for a bathrobe

General information

  • Check-in: 3pm
  • Check-out: 10am

Local fees and taxes

A local tourist tax of approx. €2.20 per person per night is payable locally. Children under the age of 15yrs are exempt.


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes

There is disabled access to the garden, but not the pool area.

Longitude: 11.861005
Latitude: 47.163786

  • Transfer time approx. 1 hour 30 mins from Innsbruck airport
  • Penkenbahn cable car situated next to the hotel
  • 800 metres to the nearest train station
  • 50 metres to the nearest supermarket

Free activity programme

The hotel offers a free activity programme including guided walking and cycling tours and a weekly E-bike tour (subject to availability). Please book with the hotel reception.

Hotel Facilities

  • Extensive leisure area spanning 3,000 square metres with indoor swimming pool, saltwater pool and whirlpool
  • Range of saunas, steam rooms and inhalation grotto
  • Relaxation areas, sensory showers and ice grotto
  • Textile sauna area where swimsuits are permitted
  • Please note - a credit card is required upon check in for a bathrobe
  • Beauty and massage treatments (payable locally)
  • Garden with sun loungers and zen area
  • Outdoor tennis courts
  • Indoor squash courts
  • Games room with table tennis, games machines and billiards
  • Gym with modern strength and cardio equipment
  • Free Wi-Fi

Family facilities

  • Children's play room
  • Games room
  • Babysitting available on request (payable locally)
  • Early meals available from 6pm
  • Cots, linen and highchairs available

Hot and cold buffet breakfast with choice of fresh juices. 

In the afternoons, you can enjoy daily afternoon cake (drinks are payable).

Four course evening meal with choice of main dish (including vegetarian option) plus a salad buffet. The hotel use regional and seasonal products where they can, priding themselves on quality and sustainability in their kitchen. A well stocked wine cellar means there's plenty of choice for the perfect accompaniment to your meal. 

After dinner, the bar and lounge area is perfect for a relaxing after-dinner drink.

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Smart casual

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegetarians

The hotel cannot provide meals for guests with allergies. A limited vegan menu is available.

Please let us know of any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

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per person from £769
Includes £400pp discount
08/06/2024 - 7 nights
2 adults
From Edinburgh
Half Board
Hotel Strass
Austrian Tyrol, Mayrhofen
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