Hotel Austria

  • Austria, Saalbach & Hinterglemm

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Located between the picturesque valley towns of Saalbach and Hinterglemm, Hotel Austria is a homely hotel with neatly designed gardens. Multiple lounging areas, an outdoor seating area with water fountain and pool provide the perfect spot to soak up the surrounding natural beauty. Overlooking the Saalbach River, you are approximately 1.5km from the centres of Saalbach and Hinterglemm and the walking lifts. The area is connected well with a bus stop close to the hotel providing direct access to Saalbach and Hinterglemm.

There is a warm feel throughout, the rustic restaurant has a traditional feel and stone décor. Themed dinners ensure weekly variety here. Why not enjoy a refreshing drink in the large bar with dance floor. Adults can unwind in the Finnish sauna, infrared cabin and aroma steam bath. Whilst younger guests will appreciate the outdoor playground.

All rooms are comfortably furnished with homely rustic design.

Added value

Drinks included: non alcoholic drinks,water, beer & table wine (served 10am-9pm) 

Lunchtime Snacks (12-1pm) & Afternoon coffee, tea & cake (3:30pm-4:30pm) 

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 57
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 3

Rooms

  • Standard Austrian twins sleep 2 and have a private bath or shower
  • Standard Triples (Austrian twin + single bed) sleep 3 and have a private bath or shower
  • Standard Quadruples (Austrian twin + twin beds) sleep 4 and have a private bath or shower
  • All rooms have a toilet, hairdryer & TV 

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes
Saalbach & Hinterglemm

Surrounded by rolling hills and countryside, Saalbach and Hinterglemm in the scenic Glemm valley are a paradise for walkers offering 400km of well marked paths and more than 30 rustic mountain huts along the way.

Available at selected hotels, the Saalbach Hinterglemm Joker Card’ gives FREE unlimited use of all cable cars* and walkers’ buses in the valley, plus guided walks and free entrances to various attractions, making this beautiful region fantastic value and a joy to explore. The Joker card covers all use of trains and buses (SVV lines and OBB trains) in the Pinzgau region free of charge - Visit Zell am See, Taxenbach Gorge, Krimml Waterfalls and much more.

There is a huge range of activities for families, and it is also one of Austria’s premier mountain biking areas. Both villages have attractive pedestrianised centres with a good choice of shops, cafés and restaurants. Traditional folklore events, band concerts and weekly festivals take place throughout July and August.

In Saalbach & Hinterglemm you'll have one of our reps's in resort who will know the local area and can assist you with any queries.

Things to do in resort

Saalbach Hinterglemm is home to Austria's largest dedicated mountain biking area, with 400km of marked trails suitable for all abilities, as well as guided cycle tours. The 'Saalbach Hinterglemm Joker Card' gives free use of all cable cars and walkers' buses in the valley, plus guided walks and free entrances to various attractions, making it easy to explore on holidays in Saalbach and Hinterglemm. Both villages have attractive pedestrianised centres with a good choice of shops, cafés and restaurants which can be accessed with ease from Saalbach and Hinterglemm hotels.

Resort 'Joker' Card - Free to all guests at selected hotels (See individual hotel pages)

The excellent value Saalbach & Hinterglemm "Joker Card" is given to you on arrival by your hotel from 25th May 2020 and includes:

  • Free use of all lifts in the valley*
  • Free use of the walkers’ buses
  • Free guided walks (up to 10 per week, ankle-high boots required)
  • Free entrance to the outdoor pool in Saalbach
  • Free use of the tennis courts, mini golf, bike park
  • Free use of the sightseeing train at the end of the valley
  • Free or discounted rates on many other local attractions.

The Joker card has been extended for Summer 2020 at selected hotel's covering all use of trains and buses (SVV lines and OBB trains) in the Pinzgau region free of charge - Visit Zell am See, Taxenbach Gorge, Krimml Waterfalls and much more!

*Once daily use of the Asitz and Steinbergbahn gondolas in Leogang,

 

Other things to do in and around Saalbach and Hinterglemm

  • Good selection of shops & cafés in each village
  • 400km of marked paths
  • E-Bike hire
  • Guided bike tours
  • Cycling, mountain biking and 3 bike parks
  • Three children’s adventure playgrounds and mystery paths
  • Outdoor pool
  • Tennis
  • Horse riding
  • Fishing
  • 9 hole golf course
  • Austrian skittles
  • Archery
  • High rope course
  • Mini-golf
  • Folk & ski museum
  • Crystal museum
  • Distillery
  • Tourist train
  • Birds of Prey displays
  • Zell am See (40mins by bus)

 

Family Summer holidays 

In Saalbach Hinterglemm, families always come first, as family time is precious. Fun and excitement are the most important factors to make sure that the children have a great time. It is healthy to get bored from time to time, but please not on holiday! 

  • The Montelino’s Adventure Path (From the mountain peak to Kohlmais lift middle station you pass through the woods and over meadows, where various activity stations are). Montelino’s Water Playground is located at the end of Montelino’s adventure trail. 
  • The Montelino’s Peak Playground (The children’s playground at the top of Zwölferkogel mountain makes all children hearts beat faster. Enjoy the panoramic views over Saalbach Hinterglemm while your children explore the playground and test their climbing skills.) (Closed Summer 2019)
  • The Jump & Slide Park is surrounded by an impressive mountain panorama at Saalbach river’s source, it has an eight-meter high jump tower, a trampoline area and a freestyle ramp (kicker) for a fun day out for all the family.

Festivals and Events

There is a full programme of events throughout the summer including village brass band concerts, torchlit walks, live music at various mountain alms, and regular evening entertainment with food stalls, traditional music and dancing.

Car hire is available 

Local bus service is available 

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.5961042
  • Latitude: 47.3800155
  • Distance to Resort Centre: 1200 km
  • Distance to Lift: 100 km

For more information on travel and transport visit our Saalbach & Hinterglemm page

Excursions

PRE-BOOKABLE

Salzburg

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, optional city walking tour, pay locally.

Full day, from £35 Summer 2020

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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.

 

Please note we act at all times as a selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions.

Facilities
  • Lobby
  • Leisure area including infrared cabin and relaxation room (Free)
  • Large lounging area by pool
  • Terrace 
  • Solarium (pay locally)
  • Massage (pay locally)
  • Wi-Fi (Free) and internet terminal (pay locally)
  • Lift
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Solarium
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
Family Facilities
  • Outdoor Playground 
Meals
  • Rich breakfast buffet with egg specialties, fresh fruits, muesli, yoghurts & various juices and bread 
  • Lunchtime Snacks (12-1pm)
  • Afternoon coffee, tea & cake (3:30pm-4:30pm) 
  • 4 course menu or themed buffet in the evening 
  • Drinks included: non alcoholic drinks,water, beer & table wine (served 10am-9pm) 
  • No of restaurants: 1

Board basis options available

  • All Inclusive
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.5961042
  • Latitude: 47.3800155
  • Distance to Resort Centre: 1200 km
  • Distance to Lift: 100 km

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Hotel Austria
Saalbach & Hinterglemm, All Inclusive
01/07/2020 - 3 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
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