Hotel Karwendelhof

  • Austrian Tyrol, Austria, Seefeld

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Right in the heart of Seefeld, this beautiful hotel has lots of charm and character. Recently refurbished but keeping some of its original features, you are ideally situated close to all the village shops, cafés, gardens and the village square. Expect superb service and a warm welcome.

Hotel Karwendelhof offers an extensive activity programme with little extras such as free use of Nordic walking sticks. The hotel spa area has various saunas, steam and relaxation rooms that you’ll find an inviting haven after a long day hiking through the forests and meadows around Seefeld. After a busy day you will enjoy the hearty food served by the kitchen ranging from local specialties to international cuisine.

Bedrooms are spacious and with high levels of comfort and attractive décor. Many have balconies with park and mountain views.

Transfer time: approx. 45 mins from Innsbruck airport or 2 hours 45 mins from Salzburg airport.

Added value

Free Nordic walking stick hire

Free unlimited drinks from 7.30am to 10:30pm including spring water, soft drinks, tea, coffee, draft beer and open wine.

Free spirits at the bar from 4.30-10.30pm (prosecco, Austrian schnapps, cocktails, long drinks, liqueurs)

Free entrance to 630m² indoor pool at Olympia Sports Centre (Mon-Fri)

Reduced entry to sister hotel Krumers post spa

  • No. of rooms: 44
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 5
  • Official rating: 4


  • Standard Austrian twins 25m² have bath or shower and available for single use at no supplement
  • 'Sonnjoch' Austrian twins 27 have a shower and south-facing balcony
  • 'Dreitorspitze' Austrian twins 30m² have shower and balcony
  • Deluxe 'Atelier' 36 Austrian twins have a bath, separate shower, lounge area and balcony
  • Singles 32 have a shower and available on request
  • All rooms have cable TV, free Wi-Fi, telephone, safe, radio, and hairdryer
  • Lift serves 4 floors

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Wireless internet
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No

Some rooms are not accessible by lift.


A wonderful resort, brimming with Tyrolean culture, Seefeld sits on the border between Austria and Germany and is bustling with life and action all throughout the summer. Sitting on a sunny plateau above the Inns valley, it is great for those who want to explore the nearby city of Innsbruck.

The walks and cycle routes around Seefeld are excellent, varying from easy to moderate each path and trail explores the outstanding beauty of the mountainous area at a leisurely pace.

Seefeld is rich in culture, with plenty of festivals and events to enjoy throughout the summer. Exploring other unique activities in the area has never been easier with our extensive excursion programme.

Things to Do

Seefeld food and restaurants

You can experience some truly delicious cuisine in and around Seefeld in a variety of different restaurants and bars that cater for different tastes and interests. Milchhof offers some traditional Austrian food and is a firm favourite of Inghams, and Klosterbrau Grill has a brilliant setting in an old wine cellar, serving their own home-brewed beers.


Seefeld wine and bars

Fleder Maus sports bar sits in the centre of town and is lively on the weekend evenings, and Woods is a popular après ski bar in the winter but opens out into a lovely sunny terrace in the summer that overlooks Seekirchl. Beer is the local drink of choice, and you can find home brewed beer on the tap at the Klosterbrau Grill.


Seefeld shopping

Seefeld sits only 10 miles away from the city of Innsbruck, which makes an excellent shopping location for those who want to pick up a few designer goods, souvenirs, clothes, shoes, handbags and more! Getting to Innsbruck is easy, you can get the train from the centre of Seefeld and be within the city within 40 minutes.


Seefeld spas and relaxation

You can find a spa complex in the Olympia Leisure Centre in Seefeld where there are saunas, tranquility rooms, cold plunge pools, relaxation pools, massages on offer as well as beauty treatments.

Most 4-star hotels also offer spa facilities, but notably the Hotel Seespitz has a wonderful indoor/outdoor swimming pool, saunas, steam baths, infrared cabins, gym, massage and beauty treatments. The lake-side location adds to the charm of this hotel.


Seefeld arts, culture and events

With an action-packed summer calendar there is no shortage of things to do in Seefeld throughout the whole season! Experience a slice of real Austrian Tyrolean culture at one of the many town festivals, including the Strudelfest and Annual Dorf Festival.

Exploring further afield, Innsbruck is only a 40 minute train journey away is brimming with culture and history. Visit some famous international landmarks like the Golden Roof, Imperial Palace, Ambras Castle, Tyrolean Folk Art Museum and the Swarovski Crystal World.

Lift and cable-car approx. opening times

Rosshutte: Approx. 04 May to September / October

Gschwandtkoff: TBA



Neuschwanstein Castle & Oberammergau from £45 per person (full day)

Visit King Ludwig of Bavaria’s famous fairytale castle of Neuschwanstein used as the inspiration by Walt Disney for his Cinderella castle in his theme parks. On the way we stop to visit the historic Passion Play village of Oberammergau. Price includes castle entrance fee.

(A good level of fitness is required to climb the steps at Neuschwanstein Castle) 



Linderhof Palace & Ettal Abbey (full day)

Linderhof Palace is one of King Ludwig of Bavaria’s famous castles - and the only one he lived to see completed. Afterwards we stop at Ettal Abbey which dates from 1330 and still has a community of Benedictine monks living and working here. Price includes entrance to the castle, abbey is free to enter.

Merano, Italy (full day)

Journey over the border for this popular full day excursion into Italian province of South Tyrol. Enjoy lunch in the famous spa town of Merano with its ‘Ladino’ culture, an interesting mix of Austrian and Italian influences.

Lake Achensee & Rattenberg (full day)

Travel along the Inn Valley to Tyrol’s largest lake. Perhaps take a trip on the popular steam train or enjoy a scenic boat trip (optional). Also visiting Rattenberg, famous for its Crystal glass production.

We act at all times as a selling agent for the suppliers. All excursions require minimum numbers to run and are subject to change. Some excursions may not be available to pre-book but may be available to book locally subject to numbers. Prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. Please see our terms & conditions.

  • Wood-panelled lounge with bar
  • Residents' restaurant
  • Recently renovated leisure area with saunas, infrared cabin, steam room and relaxation room (free), massage and beauty treatments (pay locally)
  • Small garden opening to Seefeld's public gardens
  • Table tennis
  • Casino
  • Free wifi internet access
  • E bikes are available (pay locally) 
  • Lift (some Junior Suite rooms not accessible by lift)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Lounge area
  • Bike hire
  • Table tennis
  • WiFi
Family Facilities

Babysitting is available upon request 

  • Children's menu
  • Cots & linen
  • Hotel family friendly
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • All Inclusive
  • Generous hot and cold buffet breakfast
  • Afternoon (2.30pm) snack buffet (salad, soup, bread, cake, pastries, tea & coffee)
  • Afternoon cake buffet with tea/coffee
  • Buffet-style evening meal or 4-course menu with 3 choices of main dish. Includes salad buffet, hot and cold starters
  • Special diets can be catered for (on request)
  • Weekly Tyrolean buffet, weekly gala dinner with 5 courses and gala cocktail
  • Unlimited drinks from 7.30am to 10:30pm including spring water, soft drinks, tea, coffee, draft beer and open wine.
  • Between 16:30 - 22:30 free spirits including prosecco, cocktails, long drinks and liqueurs

Board basis options available

  • All Inclusive

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 11.188866
  • Latitude: 47.328852

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This accommodation is not available to be booked online, please call our Reservations Team on 01483 791111 to book or for further information

Due to the constantly changing nature of the COVID-19 crisis, we may need to change or withdraw at short notice some advertised accommodation facilities and resort services to help keep everyone safe.

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