Hotel Kohlmais (Saalbach)

  • Austria, Saalbach & Hinterglemm

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Hotel Kohlmais sits in a scenic elevated position 200m from central Saalbach, directly opposite the lift. The Gappmaiers family seamlessly merge family tradition with extravagant comforts. “Where tradition meets creativity” is the family motto on food.

The lovingly crafted carpentry and chandeliers made of deer antlers add to the ambience of the restaurant. The connecting stone pine bar is equally cosy and welcoming. Providing the perfect place for a hearty aperitif, homemade cocktail, soothing schnapps or a glass of wine from the elegantly displayed wine cabinet. You can marvel the magnificent views of the valley from the dining room and connecting sun garden.

Unwind in the spa area featuring an indoor pool, sauna, steam room and large relaxation area with tea bar. Younger guests will enjoy the youth playroom. All bedrooms are carefully designed in an inviting Tyrolean style, with great attention to detail and unique features.

Transfer time: approx. 2 hours from Salzburg airport.

Added value

Early booking offer available (ends 28 Feb)

Free Saalbach & Hinterglemm 'Joker Card' included (resort card)

Free rucksack and walking poles hire in Hotel

Sparkling wine with Breakfast on Sundays

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 29
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 4

Rooms

Bernkogel Austrian twins without balcony, have bath, are on the road side of the building and north-facing. Room amenities include TV, safe, telephone, radio, hairdryer, minibar, bathrobes, slippers and free Wi-Fi.

Austrian twins with balcony can be either type Spielberghorn or Bernkogel, can sleep up to 3 people with a sofa bed and have a bath.

Family Nest Junior Suites sleeps up to four people, has Austrian twin beds, lounge area with double sofa bed, bath and balcony.

Schönleiten Suites sleeps up to four people, has bedroom with Austrian twin beds, separate lounge area with double sofa bed, bath and balcony.

 

Bedroom facilities

  • Bathrobes
  • Family rooms (sleeps 4+)
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar or fridge
  • Wireless internet
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No
  • Lift (stops between floors, requirement to ascend or descend one set of stairs)
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.

Things to Do

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 approx 23rd May 2022 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 is available 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.

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 

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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
  • Residents' restaurant with bar, lounge area, pleasant garden
  • Leisure area with indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and relaxation area with tea bar
  • Youths' playroom
  • Lift (stops between floors, requirement to ascend or descend one set of stairs)
  • Bar
  • Garden
  • Lounge area
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
Meals
  • Hot and cold buffet breakfast with sparkling wine on Sundays
  • Excellent 4 course evening meal with choice of main dish plus salad buffet
  • Weekly farmers' buffet or barbecue evening
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Vegetarians
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 12.639639
  • Latitude: 47.391493

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