Sporthotel Austria

  • Kitzbuhel Alps, Austria, St. Johann in Tirol

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The Sporthotel Austria is a welcoming hotel run by Johnny Theilersgaard and his team. They ensure every guest receives high standards of service and food at an affordable price.

Comfort & Convenience

With a convenient location and cosy atmosphere, you'll be sure to have a memorable stay. The hotel has a comfortable lounge and separate sitting room with a cosy fireplace, a sun terrace to relax on during the afternoons.

Added value

Free après-ski snacks daily

Free Night Available (departures 21 Dec 24, 3 Jan, 1 Feb - 7 Mar 25)

St. Johann in Tirol

St. Johann is a pretty resort ideally placed in the centre of the Kitzbüheler Alpen in Tirol. With its own excellent intermediate area (including a dozen wonderful mountain restaurants!) and a total of 163km of pistes covered on the 3-Länder Freizeit Arena lift pass, this is an ideal choice for skiers of all levels. In the St Johann local area there are 10 lifts and 40 kilometres of pistes covering St Johann and Oberndorf. It is also a superb resort for cross-country skiing, with tracks in all directions offering a network of 275km of trails. The semi-pedestrianised resort centre has plenty of cafés and bars in which to enjoy some après-ski and nightlife.

Skiing levels
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 43 km
Runs 16 24 4
Longest run 0 Km


Lifts Drag lifts 7, Chairlifts 5, Cablecars 0
Slope direction N,E,S,W
Ski/resort bus False
  • No. of rooms: 43
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 4


Standard double rooms a around 20m² and have a bath or shower.

Renovated twin rooms with a balcony and shower are also available. These rooms are around 25m² and can sleep up to the three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed).

Junior Suites are around 36m² and are spacious enough to sleep up to four people using the main Austrian twin bed and the double sofa bed in the lounge area.

Single rooms are around 18m² with bath or shower.

Bedroom Facilities

  • TV
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer
  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No
Ski Extras Offer

Save £100pp on your lift pass & ski hire - Save £100pp on your 2024/2025 ski holiday when you pre-buy your lift pass and equipment hire/carriage (offer ends 3rd June 2024).

Valid on all departure dates between 1st December 2024 and 30th April 2025. Buy any lift pass (found within the 'Extras' tab on checkout) and add either ski/snowboard hire or ski/snowboard carriage at the same time, for the same person to receive the discount.

Lift Passes

Lift Passes

Lift Passes Days Season Adult - Born Before 2004  Youth
Freizeit-Arena Area Pass 6 Low £204 £164 £104
High £239 £192 £123

Includes St. Johann, Kirchdorf, Waidring, Oberndorf, Reit im Winkl & Erpfendorf.

High season 24 Dec -17 Mar

Low season all other dates 

Prices and supplements are correct at the time of publishing. Up to date prices will be confirmed at the time of booking.

Ski Equipment

Ski Equipment

Equipment Hire 6 Days Description Blue Red Black
Adult Skis  £84 £110 £141
Skis & Boots £135 £172 £204
Snowboard & Boots - £172 -
Youth (12-14yrs) Skis & Boots - £86 -
Snowboard & Boots† - £131 -
Child (3-11yrs) Skis & Boots - £73 -
Snowboard & Boots† - £131 -

†Snowboard & boots from 6-11yrs. 

Please see here for description of hire categories.

Prices and supplements are correct at the time of publishing. Up to date prices will be confirmed at the time of booking.



TUITION Days Hours Adult & Child (6-12yrs)
5 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm


Levels of tuition:

  • Beginner = never skied before
  • Level 1 = advanced beginner; can control speed, snowplough and change direction on gentle slopes 
  • Level 2 = low intermediate, snowplough turns and start to ski parallel
  • Level 3 = Good intermediate, Parallel turns 
  • Advanced = Fully confident on all slopes, looking to improve technique

Prices and supplements are correct at the time of publishing. Up to date prices will be confirmed at the time of booking.

Longitude: 12.423281
Latitude: 47.517613

  • Three minutes' walk to the Harschbichl gondola
  • Five minutes' walk to the village centre
  • Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 30 mins by coach from Salzburg airport and 2 hours 15 mins by coach from Innsbruck airport
  • Two lounge areas, one with open fireplace
  • Separate bar
  • Residents' restaurant with sun terrace
  • Leisure area with indoor pool, sauna and steam room, infrared cabin, fitness room
  • Solarium and massages (payable locally)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Lift
Family Facilities
  • Two children's playrooms

Excellent hot and cold buffet breakfast

Five course evening meal with choice of main dish including salad buffet and cheese selection

Weekly five course gala dinner

Special Christmas dinner and New Year gala dinner with midnight buffet included

Daily après ski snack in the afternoon

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Special dietary requirements will need to be requested in advance.

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Total price from
per person from £929
Includes £90pp discount
08/03/2025 - 7 nights
2 adults
From London Heathrow
Half Board
Sporthotel Austria
Kitzbuhel Alps, St. Johann in Tirol
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