Hotel Flora

  • SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area, Austria, Ellmau

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This charming hotel is owned by the Hochfilzer family and is 150m from the Hotel Hochfilzer where guests eat dinner. All rooms have been newly refurbished.

Exclusive to Inghams

As a ski specialist tour operator we carefully select the very best accommodation in our resorts and package them with flights and transfers, so that you can make the most of your holiday. We have an exclusive agreement with Hotel Flora making us the only UK tour operator to package and sell holidays here - all the more reason to book with Inghams today!


  • Resort altitude: 820 m
  • 270 km of skiing in the SkiWelt region
  • 114 km Blue, 120 km Red, 10 km Black runs, 26 km Ski routes
  • Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 30 mins from Salzburg airport and 1 hour 45 mins from Innsbruck airport by coach

The attractive village of Ellmau is situated between the rugged Wilder Kaiser (Wild Emperor) mountains and the more gentle Kitzbüheler Alps. Located between the villages of Going and Scheffau, Ellmau lies within the vast SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area which links several resorts enabling access to 270 kms of piste. 

Skiing and snowboarding in Ellmau

The linked SkiWelt area includes Söll, which is a similar size to Ellmau with a more boisterous nightlife, Scheffau and Hopfgarten. The resort has about 55kms of its own runs.

Ellmau has wide and gentle nursery slopes which are close to the centre. A ski bus ride to the main lift will open the wider ski area with plenty of intermediate and more demanding runs.

A ten-seater gondola transport skiers to 1,530m in less than nine minutes and all cabins have Wi-Fi and heated seats for ascent and descent.

Where to stay in Ellmau

There are multiple options of accommodation in Ellmau and something to fit everybody's budget.

Bars and restaurants in Ellmau

Après-ski is varied with lively cafés and bars or traditional Austrian events. Sleigh rides, a toboggan run, skating, swimming and bowling are all available.

What's included in an Inghams holiday to Ellmau

Flights, transfers and accommodation based on self catering, half board, chalet catering, full board or all inclusive. Optional add ons include equipment hire, lift pass and tuition, please see the 'Ski extras' tab below for more information on these.

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Skiing levels
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 270 km
Runs 0 0 0
Longest run 7 Km

3 Snowparks - 1 in Ellmau, 1 in Söll, 1 in Westendorf

Lifts Drag lifts 39, Chairlifts 35, Cablecars 0
Slope direction N,E,S,W
Ski/resort bus True
  • No. of rooms: 15
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 3


All rooms are located in the Pension a short walk from the main hotel

Flora Standard Austrian twin rooms have a bath or shower and a balcony.

Flora Komfort Austrian twin rooms are more spacious and can sleep up to three (single sofa bed). These rooms also have a balcony.

Single rooms have a balcony and shower.

Bedroom Facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Telephone
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hairdryer
  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes
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


Born before 2005 


2005 - 2007


2008 - 2017

Area Pass 6 Low £294 £220 £147
High £326 £245 £163

SkiWelt Area Pass covers Ellmau, Scheffau, Brixen, Söll & Westendorf.

Low season - 01 Nov - 22 Dec 23 & 16 Mar - 01 Apr 24

High season - 23 Dec 23 - 15 Mar 24

Free child lift pass for children born after 2017 . Beginners should book in resort for reduced prices. Proof of age may be required.

You can upgrade to a super ski card in resort to access the world's biggest ski pass area (paid locally). You'll have access to 2,750km, 900 cable cars, 3 glaciers and 22 ski regions including the Ski Amade, Ski Juwel, Skicircus, Kitzski & the Zell am See area and many more.  

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 (6 days) 

Please see here for a description of hire categories. 

Equipment Description Blue Red Black
Adult Skis £69 £102 £128
Skis & Boots £103 £135 -
Snowboard & Boots - £102 -

Child (6-12yrs)

Skis & Boots - £47 -

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



Tuition Days Times Adult Child
Ski 4 10.00am-12.00am
& 1.30pm-3.30pm
£161 -
Ski 5 10.00am-12.00am
or 1.30pm-3.30pm
- £166

Ski school might be closed on Christmas Day & New Year’s Day. *Child snowboard tuition = 8 - 14yrs; 

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: 12.307284
Latitude: 47.513563

  • Main gondola for resort 2km away 
  • 200 metres to the nearest bus stop
  • Nursery slopes 200 metres away
  • Pretty breakfast room at the Hotel Flora
  • Refurbished pavilion breakfast area with buffet area
  • Sauna and relaxation area in outdoor garden

Family Facilities

  • Family friendly hotel
  • Cots & linen
  • Highchairs in restaurant

Buffet breakfast at Hotel Flora

Four course evening meal with choice of three main dishes and daily salad buffet is served at the Hotel Hochfilzer.

  • No of restaurants: 1

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Special dietary requirements (vegan, gluten free) will need to be requested in advance.

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per person from £1209
11/01/2025 - 7 nights
2 adults
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Hotel Flora
SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area, Ellmau
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