Hotel Hochfilzer

  • SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area, Austria, Ellmau

This popular hotel has been owned by our good friends the Hochfilzer family since 1832 and enjoys high standards of cuisine and service. The Hotel consists of two parts, the main hotel and the 3 star ‘Haus Garden’ which is across the road. The whole hotel is non-smoking.

"Hotel Hochfilzer is a great hotel in every aspect - excellent location, lovely staff, delicious food. Thank you!"

- Mrs Duff, February. 2016

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 71
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 4
  • Haus Garden Austrian twins have shower
  • 2-room apartment for 2-5 have bath, separate wc, fridge (on request), balcony and lounge area
  • Austrian twins in the hotel have bath or shower and balcony
  • Superior rooms are more spacious with bath, separate wc, lounge area and balcony and are available on request
  • Singles have shower
  • All rooms have FREE WiFi, cable TV, safe, hairdryer, bathrobes and telephone.

     

Bedroom facilities

  • Bathrobes
  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Room safe
  • Telephone

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Swimming pool/spa areas have no wheelchair access however hotel is on flat in centre of village. Easy access to reception/restaurant. Bath lift available on request. There are two rooms which are for wheelchair users on request.

Meals

  • Cold and warm buffet breakfast
  • 4 course evening meal with 3 choices of main dish plus daily salad buffet
  • Weekly gala dinner and farmers’ buffet
  • Guests staying in the Haus Garden eat in the main hotel
  • Christmas and New Year gala dinners included.
  • No of restaurants: 2
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Informal

  • 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
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Ellmau

Ski Ellmau! 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, it lies within the vast SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area which links several resorts, including Söll (about the same size but with more boisterous nightlife!), Scheffau and Hopfgarten, enabling access to 284km of pistes. It has about 55kms of its own runs.

Skiing holidays in Ellmau boast wide and gentle nursery slopes close to the centre and a ski bus links with the main lift, a new 10-seater gondola which has replaced the Hartkaiserbahn and transport skiers to 1530m in less than nine minutes and all cabins are equipped with Wi-Fi and heated seats for ascent and descent. 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.

Skiing Levels
  • Beginners
  • Intermediates
  • Advanced
  • Snowboard
  • Cross Country

Mountain Facts
  • Ski area 284 km
  • Runs
    0
    129
    17
  • Longest run 7 Km
  • Snowparks

    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

Things to do in resort

  • A full programme of après-ski events
  • Kaiserbad leisure centre has indoor pool with water slide, various saunas and steam rooms, indoor tennis, squash and climbing wall
  • Curling 
  • Sleigh rides
  • Tobogganing
  • Fondues
  • Ski kindergarten from 3yrs available locally. Booking in advance recommended


For more information on travel and transport visit our Ellmau page

Extras

Winter 2018/19 Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition

SKI INCLUSIVE
Ski Inclusive – Save up to £69 per person

Book our Ski Inclusive bundle and save £s on your lift pass, skis/board and boots. See our Ski Inclusive page for details. 

Learn to Ski
6 days 'Blue' ski and boot hire, 5 days tuition*
Adult £219 / Child £166 
Learn to Board
6 days 'Blue' board and ski hire, 3 days tuition*
Adult £219 / Child £166* *  

Lift pass can be purchased in the resort when needed.

*Ski tuition 5 days 4 h per day, board tuition 3 days 2 h per day. * * Child board 8-14yrs. All Saver Packs must be pre-booked in the UK and are not bookable locally.

Lift Passes Days Season Adult  Youth
2000-2002
Child
2003-2012
Area Pass 6 L £193 £145 £97
H £228 £171 £114

SkiWelt Area Pass covers Ellmau, Scheffau, Brixen, Söll & Westendorf. L (16 Mar - end of the season), H all other dates.  *Child born from 2013 free only if adult pre-books the same. Beginners should book in resort for reduced prices. Proof of age may be required.

Equipment hire (6 days)  Please see here for a description of hire categories. 

Equipment Description Blue Red Black
Adult Skis £69 £101 £126
Ski Boots £27 £35 -
Snowboard/boots - £69/£29 -
Child (6-12yrs)
Skis/boots   £27/£14 -
Snowboard/boots - £46/£23 -
Helmet £16   -
Tuition Days Times Adult Child (4*-14yrs)
Ski 3 10.00am-12.00am
& 1.00pm-3.00pm
£128 £119
Snowboard* £105 £105
Ski 5/6** 10.00am-12.00am
or 1.00pm-3.00pm
£137 £144

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

**6 days ski school is for children. Ski school lessons 4h per day and snowboard lessons 2h per day.

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down. Correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.

Facilities

  • Location Situated in the centre of Ellmau, 150m from the ski school and nursery slopes with a ski bus stop 20m away.

 

Newly refurbished bar and reception areaLounge with open fireplace

  • Newly extended rustic residents’ restaurant with wintergarden
  • à la carte stube
  • leisure area with indoor pool, sauna, steam room, infrared cabin and jacuzzi (Free)
  • Massage (pay locally)
  • Terrace
  • Children’s playroom
  • Wi-Fi internet access in the rooms & lobby (Free)
  • Lift in main building.
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Indoor jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Solarium
  • Lounge area
  • WiFi

Family Facilities

  • Child's Menu
  • Cots & Linen
  • Games room
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly
  • Hotel Kids Club

Inghams Plus

  • Exclusive to Inghams 
  • Free child supervision (up to 14yrs Sun-Fri 6-8pm)

Special Offers

Your holiday

Accommodation
Hotel Hochfilzer, Ellmau, SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental Area
Half Board

Holiday details
23/03/2019,
7 nights,
from Heathrow,
2 adults, 0 children
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Total party from:
£1932

Per person from:
£966