Winter holiday with children

What is the most important thing for a successful winter holiday with children? "Snow!" is the first thought that comes to mind. Of course, which child does not want to jump around in the snow, take an exciting toboggan adventure or glide down the slopes on skis? Once shown the first steps of skiing, most kids will hardly want to part from this great adventure sport.
Ski resort, which specialise on family holidays mostly offers kids clubs, ski kindergarten and a good selection of easy, blue pistes. Older children and teenagers are also well catered for and will find modern installations, such as snow parks, timing runs, chillout zones, Wi-Fi areas and photo points.
But what if the weather is bad and skiing is not the day's programme? No problem: top ski resorts offer a diverse and enjoyable entertainment programme, including e.g. horse-drawn sleigh rides, snow-shoe hikes, toboggan runs, curling and much more. Generally there is also an activity pool or thermal baths in the resort or close-by. Of course culinary diversity is also given everywhere.

Flachau - family-friendly winter holiday

Flachau is known as a very innovative ski area and offer over 202 km of piste and 45 lift systems. Practice pistes, ski kindergarten and children's ski lessons with various focuses are absolutely normal here. Besides wide family slopes there are also challenging freerider pistes and a really demanding world cup piste. The Absolute Snowpark offers a half-pipe and and it's unique Chill House. New winter trend sports, such as snow sailing and zorbing, as well as the thermal bath "Therme amadé" with it's lovely spa and bathing complex, only wait to be explored. More

Kaltenbach - a family's treasure

In the ski area Hochfügen-Hochzillertal there 181 km of piste, 38 lift and really good snow conditions. Besides a good mixture of pistes with all levels of difficulties, the "Almdudler Bretterpark" with it's 100 m long super-pipe offer pure entertainment. SkiMovie systems, skiline terminal and special apps attract the young people. A display mine, planetarium, museums, the nostalgic Zillertalbahn and the pool complex "Erlebnistherme Zillertal" are only a few of the many family-friendly leisure time activities you can choose from. More

Ellmau - fully family-approved

The Skiwelt Wilder Kaiser-Brixental is Austria's largest interconnected ski area. With 279 km of piste, as well as 91 km lifts the area attracts tourist from everywhere. Especially for families the Astenberg with 10 mostly easy and intermediate pistes, as well as a 4.5 km long toboggan run. Snow park, photo points, skimovie pistes and time-tracking runs bring lots of diversity into the day. Further possible activities are, e.g. winter riding, curling and "Ellmauer KaiserBad" with some exciting slides. More

Meiringen - families welcome

The ski area Meiringen-Hasliberg has been awarded the "Family welcome" certificate. If offers over 14 lifts and 60 km of piste, which are mainly blue and red. In the "Skihäsliland" the little ones playfully learn how to master moving forward on skis. In the kids park "Käserstatt" they can then continue practising. Hungry? Then take a ride up to the panoramic restaurant "Alpen tower" located at 2,250 m altitude. Tobogganing, air boarding, guided snow-shoe hikes, the Sherlock Holmes museum and a visit to the hydro-electric power station Grimsel are only a few of the possible activities for old and young. More

Winter holiday with children
Winter holiday with children
Annaberg

Alpendorf Dachstein West °°°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 12/10/16
92% from $ 335
Family holiday
Brief description

The comfortable holiday home village Alpendorf Dachstein West comprises 100 detached holiday lodges and is situated in the middle of the ski link Annaberg-Zwieselalm-Russbach-Gosau, approx. 100 m from the access to the ski area. Ski-in to the hotel …

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Berchtesgaden

Gasthof Anötzlehen °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & AI
from 01/07/17
92% from $ 383
Family holiday
Brief description

The cosy Gasthof Anötzlehen is approx. 3 km from the centre of Berchtesgaden. The ski area Oberau and the closest cross-country skiing access point are also approx. 3 km away. A bus stop (RVO-public service vehicle) can be reached within approx. 1.5 …

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Obsteig

Family and Landhotel Stern ***+

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB PLUS
from 01/15/17
100% from $ 407
Family holiday
Brief description

The ecologically conscious, 3-star superior Family and Landhotel Stern is located centrally in Obsteig. The ski bus stops directly at the house and takes you comfortably to the approx. 1 km distant ski area at the Grünberg. Cross-country fans will …

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Berchtesgaden

Hotel Binderhäusl °°.

7 nights incl. Lift pass & AI
from 01/07/17
99% from $ 431
Family holiday
Brief description

The friendly Hotel Binderhäusl is situated in the district Wemholz, approx. 1 km from the centre of Berchtesgaden. The Obersalzberg ski area is approx. 3 km away, and the Jenner ski area is approx. 4 km away. Depending on which ski area you wish to …

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Ramsau

Alpine Hotel Beslhof °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB PLUS
from 03/26/17
85% from $ 431
Family holiday
Brief description

The cosy Alpine Hotel Beslhof is located idyllically between Ramsau and Hintersee. The resort centre of Ramsau is approx. 1 km away and the ski area Hochschwarzeck can be reached within approx. 5 km. Access to the cross-country piste is possible …

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Berchtesgaden

Alpensport-Hotel Seimler °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & AI
from 03/11/17
90% from $ 467
Family holiday
Brief description

The traditional Alpensort-Hotel Seimler is situated approx. 3 km from the centre of Berchtesgaden. The Rossberg ski area is approx. 6 km away and the bus stop is approx. 100 m away. The hotel , is furnished in Bavarian style and its facilities …

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Döllach

Gasthof Marx **

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 03/11/17
94% from $ 467
Family holiday
Brief description

The cosy 2-star Gasthof Marx is centrally located in Döllach. The Heiligenblut ski area is approx. 10 km away and the ski bus stop lies approx. 150 m from the house. Facilities include a reception, restaurant and a free car park.RoomsThe simply …

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Feichten

Hotel Tia Monte °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 04/22/17
92% from $ 496
Family holiday
Brief description

The family-friendly Hotel Tia Monte lies only approx. 450 m from the centre of Feichten. The ski bus that stops only 80 m from the hotel, provides for a hustle free journey to the ski area Fendels (approx. 18 km) or the Kauntertal Glacier ski area …

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Bad Gastein

Apartment Mondi Holiday Bellevue ****

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 03/25/17
100% from $ 506
Family holiday
Brief description

The family-friendly 4-star Apartments Mondi Holiday Bellevue is located approx. 600 m from the Stubnerkogel lift and a ski bus stop can be found in approx. 50 m. You have access to the cross-country trail within approx. 1.5 km. The comfortable …

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Döllach

Vital-Hotel Post ***

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 04/01/17
90% from $ 527
Family holiday
Brief description

The comfortable 3-star Vital-Hotel Post is centrally located in the district Großkirchheim. The Heiligenblut ski area is approx. 10 km from the hotel, and a ski bus stop is approx. 100 m away. Shopping facilities are to be found only approx. 200 m …

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Fließ

Gasthof Traube ***

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB PLUS
from 01/07/17
from $ 559
Family holiday
Brief description

The family-run, 3-star Gasthof Traube is located at an altitude of approx. 1,000 m, in central yet quiet location in the heart of the resort Fließ. The ski bus stop is directly opposite the accommodation and to the ski area it is approx. 2 km.The …

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Thaur

Hotel Stangl °°°

2 nights incl. Lift pass & AI light
from 03/31/17
80% from $ 131
Family holiday
Brief description

The family-run Hotel Stangl is located in a sunny and quiet spot in the centre of Thaur. The lifts of the Glungezer ski area can be reached within approx. 12 km. Innsbruck is approx. 7 km away. The bus to Hall and Innsbruck stops in front of the …

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