4* Hotel next to the piste – The Tauernhof right in the middle of the Grossarltal ski area

Experience the Alps at first hand snowboarding or skiing in Salzburg.

The whole family is in its element when skiing or snowboarding in Grossarl in Salzburger Land. Perfect conditions and the fascinating mountain scenery around Grossarl ensure that your skiing holidays in Austria are a truly exciting experience.

Whilst your children are on the pistes with the ski school in the Skischaukel Grossarltal-Dorfgastein area learning their first turns, teenagers and adults can enjoy unforgettable ski days in the Amadé region.

For a perfect relaxation experience during your holiday, take advantage of the inviting water and sauna world here at the wellness hotel Tauernhof.

Ski-in & Ski-out in Grossarl at the ski hotel Tauernhof, the hotel right next to the piste

Straight out of the Tauernhof and onto the piste!

Take advantage of the perfect location of our ski hotel on the edge of Grossarl and right in the middle of the ski area. The bottom station of the Grossarl lift is just a stone’s throw away from the hotel, and the fast Panorama lift takes you up into the wonderful family ski area of Grossarltal-Dorfgastein.

The Grossarl-Dorfgastein ski area – Ideal ski region for all the family

The Grossarl-Dorfgastein ski area is home to over 80 km of pistes for skiing, carving, and snowboarding pleasure.

There are 20 modern lifts to take you up to your best pistes, simply choose your favourite from the range of all levels of difficulty. The expansive slopes give you long, wide pistes with plenty of space. Skiers, carvers, and snowboarders can share the perfectly prepared pistes together, with no problems at all.

Ski area guaranteed to be snow sure from December through to April

The Grossarltal-Dorfgastein ski area has made something of a name for itself when it comes to how well its pistes are maintained, and its snowmaking facilities, and has even won several awards in this area. So, despite the high snow sureness of Salzburger Land, if there is a lack of the natural white stuff from the sky, then the latest in snowmaking technology ensures that 90% of all our runs are covered by artificial snowmaking facilities, using water with no additives, and ensuring perfect piste conditions from December through to April.

All 3-hour lift passes, half day passes, and day passes are valid in the entire Skischaukel Grossarltal-Dorfgastein region.

The Ski Amadé ski region – 760 km of pistes covered by one lift pass

The Skischaukel Grossarltal-Dorfgastein is part of Austria’s largest area of skiing pleasure, Ski Amadé, which covers 5 regions.

760 km of piste pleasure, 356 perfectly prepared pistes, and 270 comfortable lifts provide plenty of variety in 25 different ski resorts.

All 2+-day passes cover skiing in the following ski areas with 1 single ski pass

  • Grossarltal-Dorfgastein
  • Gastein
  • Salzburger Sportwelt Flachau – Wagrain – St. Johann-Alpendorf
  • Schladming-Dachstein
  • Hochkönig

“Cosy mountain huts, atmospheric snow bars, and relaxing sun terraces are ideal places for sun worshippers and connoisseurs to meet. There is dancing, laughing, and celebrating until late into the night at après ski in Grossarl; skiing holidays in the Grossarltal region are all about fun and pleasure!”

Ski hire and ski service

You don’t have to bring your own skis or snowboards with you for your skiing holiday in the Grossarltal region. The Panorama Ski School and the Sport 2000 and Intersport Lackner shops offer great ski hire with professional advice and the latest in ski and snowboard equipment. If you do bring your own equipment, you can get an excellent ski service and good, valuable tips.

At the Tauernhof reception, we are happy on hand to give you information about reductions in ski service prices at Sport 2000 for our guests.

Ski schools in Grossarl for beginners and advanced

There are 2 ski schools in Grossarl to choose from, the Skischule Lackner and the Skischule Panorama.

Both of these ski schools offer tuition exclusively from qualified ski and snowboard instructors, with compulsory regular in-service training. The latest teaching methods are employed especially when it comes to children’s ski courses. Learning in a playful and yet effective way, the children can soon make their first turns in the snow, or can build on what they have already learned.

For adults, as well as normal ski courses, there are courses in snowboarding, carving, and Telemark skiing. Advanced skiers can also take part in courses in the fun park, mogul skiing, and powder skiing.

Grossarltal Freestyle & Snow Park – Fun & action for teenagers

The fun park has lots of highlights such as kickers and butter boxes for snowboarders and free skiers.

Brave teenagers can show what they can do on their snowboards.

In our competition-standard half pipe and numerous obstacles, experts and intermediates will also find suitable challenges.

3D Reality World Ski Amadé

Before you embark on a ski day in the Amadé ski region, you can see a pretty accurate picture on your screen.

Enter the virtual 3 the world of the Grossarltal region and the Salzburg mountains including pistes, ski lifts, and ski huts in high-definition images.

Grossarl-Dorfgastein ski region and Ski Amadé 3D piste map

Skiing holidays at the Vitalhotel Tauernhof in Salzburger Land – The top ski hotel in Grossarl, right next to the piste

Experience the mountains in Salzburger Land covered in deep snow on a skiing or snowboarding holiday in the Grossarltal region, and enjoy being pampered in our wellness and ski hotel Tauernhof.

Send us your no-obligation enquiry now, or take a look at the attractive packages we offer.


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Summer in Grossarl


Spring awakening & wellness hiking weeks

Experience the awakening of spring in the Grossarltal and enjoy the fresh, clear mountain air on hikes in the mountains in the area around our health & wellness hotel. Being healthy, getting some exercise, and simply feeling great and relaxing are what wellness hiking weeks at the Tauernhof are all about.

Summer in Grossarl

Wellness & relaxation weeks

Let go, relax, and enjoy the day. This is the motto of our wellness & relax weeks in the health hotel Tauernhof in Grossarl. And to make it even nicer and more relaxing, you can stay in any room category for the same price.