Lakeside Austrian holidays full of variety at the Salzburgerhof

Glacier, mountain, and lake in a charming symbiosis

One location, unlimited opportunities.

Zell am See in the heart of the Pinzgau region and right on the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park offers a wide range of possibilities throughout the year that is as rich in its different facets as nature itself. Award-winning restaurants, an attractive cultural programme, and tourist infrastructure of an international level make Austrian holidays by the lake here very attractive.

The romantic pedestrianized area with its fine shopping possibilities, a refreshing dip in the lake, or a boat trip on the crystal clear Zell Lake; all ways of spending a successful summer afternoon before seeing if luck is on your side in the evening in the new casino.

Couple playing golf in Zell am See

Golfing pleasure both indoors and outdoors

Passionate golfers know that the Zell am See-Kaprun golf club sets new standards and attracts golfers to play during their summer holiday in Zell am See as one of the 12 award-winning “Leading Golf Courses” in Austria. Both the Schmittenhöhe and Kitzsteinhorn 18-hole courses are demanding courses that are creatively set out, offering everyone a welcome challenge, whether beginner or expert, both in summer and winter thanks to the 5* Hotel Salzburgerhof’s ultra-modern indoor golf facility.
Couple hiking on the Schmittenhöhe

Hiking pleasure and heading up to the peaks

Whether you like the challenge of conquering a peak, or prefer a leisurely walk along the splendid lakeside promenade, the diversity of the scenery means that there is something special for every type of walker, and especially if you are looking for a relaxed, leisurely holiday in Austria next to a lake. The local mountain to Zell am See, the Schmittenhöhe, the Maiskogel and the legendary Kitzsteinhorn are 3 mountains that can be easily conquered using lifts, and where you can then enjoy the charm of Salzburger Land in the form of local delicacies offered by the traditional Alpine huts.
Mountainbiking on the Kitzsteinhorn in Austria

Biking adventures

Zell am See presents bikers with a veritable playground full of variety for their favourite sport. E-bikers enjoy effortless successes, whilst mountain bikers or trekking bikers set off to explore the countryside. With the Maiskogel, Hundstein and Kitzsteinhorn, specialists in downhill have a total length of 16 km additional “Freeride Trails” at their disposal.
Skiing on the Kitzsteinhorn

Skiing pleasure and gentle winters

The Gipfelwelt 3000 at the top of the Kitzsteinhorn is Salzburg’s only glacier ski area and entices skiers and snowboarders to its pistes as early as October. The 138 km of perfectly prepared pistes in the Zell am See - Kaprun area open up an wide expanse of slopes that you are guaranteed to enjoy when on a winter holiday in Zell am See, whilst the smaller Maiskogel and Schmittenhöhe ski areas provide an impressive range of skiing in a family-friendly atmosphere. There are other more gentle winter holiday adventures available in Zell am See in the form of prepared winter walks, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides, wonderful cross-country skiing trails, and various tobogganing possibilities in the wonderful surroundings of the 5 star Superior Hotel Salzburgerhof in the heart of Zell am See.

A multitude of mountain and lake activities

Holidays in Zell am See with its typical Alpine charm attract an international clientele, and guests in the Salzburgerhof enjoy heartfelt hospitality and a stylish environment in the Wellness Hotel in Austria by the lake. Mountain experiences and golfing pleasure to suit everyone’s level of ability, gentle lakeside promenade walks, challenging trails for bikers, and piste fun for skiers and snowboarders; Zell am See

offers everyone a suitable holiday programme and impresses with its scenic charms: the eternal ice of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier as an extraordinary skiing destination, and the huge protected Hohe Tauern National Park with its wild landscape and farmed Alpine pastures.

The Mittwochsfest in Zell am See

Cultural highlights

Music and art of all varieties: those seeking all sorts of high-quality entertainment will find what they are looking for, with festivals, classical concerts, top sporting events through to social parties, there is something to suit everyone’s taste amongst the atmospheric events that take place on an almost weekly basis. The local top-quality gastronomy entices guests on a journey of culinary discovery, and you would be hard put to find any other region in the Alps that has so many possible places for day trips and Alpine sights so close together.
The casino in Zell am See

Try your gaming luck in a sophisticated atmosphere

The new casino on the lakeside promenade right next to the 4* Grand Hotel Zell am See is a splendid venue offering refined entertainment (incidentally also owned by the Holleis family, like the Salzburgerhof). The 1000 m² casino with views of the lakeside terrace and towards the Kitzsteinhorn is a place to try your luck in the international games on offer such as roulette, blackjack, and poker, and enjoy the sophisticated atmosphere.

Secure your holiday in Austria by the lake now in the 5* Wellness, Ski, Golf, & Gourmet Hotel Salzburgerhof by calling +43 6542 765 or send an online enquiry

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