Frequently asked questions

...from A to Z


Our all-inclusive offer includes a generous breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffet with sweet and hearty treats. It also includes the themed buffet with live cooking stations during dinner as well as all soft drinks from the drinking fountain.

Our all-inclusive offer applies to all family members. Please understand that we are neither able to verify services consumed nor deduct services that have not been consumed.

Persons suffering from allergies: We are gladly considerate of your allergies and can prepare meals suitable especially for you.

Baby food: HIPP baby-food menu includes various flavours of milk, muesli, tea, milk pudding and pulps. We also prepare fresh pulps for your children upon request.

Arrival / Transfer

The Dachsteinkönig Familux Resort is located in Gosau / Upper Austria, at the foot of the Dachstein mountain, across from the ski lift station “Hornspitzbahn”. How to get there the quickest? By car, train, or plane.

By car
(please note, a special toll sticker or ‘vignette’ is required to drive on motorways in Austria)

Arrival from Germany:
  • via Munich – Salzburg
Arrival from Austria:
  • from the west via Innsbruck – Rosenheim – Salzburg
  • from the east via Vienna – St. Pölten – Gmunden
Arrival from Switzerland:
  • via Lindau – Memmingen – Munich – Salzburg
  • or via the Arlberg – Innsbruck – Rosenheim – Salzburg
Arrival from Italy:
  • via the Brenner Pass – Innsbruck – Rosenheim – Salzburg
By train:
  • Salzburg – Golling-Abtenau, continue with a bus (30–45 minutes travelling time by bus)
By plane:
  • Salzburg 63 km
  • Munich 230 km
  • Innsbruck 240 km
  • Vienna 310 km

Our services do not just apply beginning at check in, but rather before you have even arrived. Our reservation team endeavours to find the most suitable accomodation for your family’s needs, so as to leave nothing desired. But that isn’t all: we also gladly provide a hassle-free journey for you and your loved ones by arranging a transfer from and to the airport or train station (fee required).

Should you and your family wish to arrange a transfer, simply send us a short message containing the following information along with your reservation number:

Airport transfer:
Arrival and departure times, flight numbers

Train transfer:
Arrival and departure times, platform numbers

At your request, we can book the cost of your transfer to your hotel bill.

Baby-food menu

HiPP 1 Organic Combiotic from birth
HiPP 2 Organic Combiotic from 6 months
HiPP 3 Organic Combiotic from 10 months
HiPP HA1 Combiotic from birth
HiPP HA2 Combiotic from 6 months

Good Morning Cereals
Strawberry yoghurt from 10 months
Fruit yoghurt from 10 months

Organic fennel tea from 1st week
Childtren´s tea fred fruits 1 to 3 years

Milk pudding
Milk pudding Fine Fruits from 6 months
Milk pudding Semolina from 6 months
Good-night pudding Banana-Rusk from 4 months

Melting rice flakes, gluten-free from 4 months

Mixed vegetables after 4 months
Baby carrots with potatoes after 4 months

Carrots with Potatoes and Organic Beef from 4 months
Vegetable Rice with Organic Chicken from 4 months
Potatoes & Vegetables with Organic Beef from 8 months
Organic Noodle Casserole with Ham and Vegetables from 8 months
Spaghetti with Alaska Salmon in Vegetable Cream Sauce from 12 months
Rigatoni Napoli from 12 months

Milk Pudding Baby Cookies from 4 months
Good-night Pudding Semolina Pure from 4 months

Upon request we will gladly prepare fresh vegetable and fruit pudding for your children. Simply ask your waiter in the restaurant

Bank details

Please note your reservation number in the reference box.

For transactions in EURO
Oberbank AG
Kto Nr. 121-6009.02
BLZ: 15000
IBAN: AT14 1500 0001 2160 0902
Dachsteinkönig Hotel GmbH

For transactions in Swiss Francs
BTV Staad
Kto Nr. SA3162AA
BLZ: 8525
IBAN: CH92 0852 5000 SA31 625A A
Dachsteinkönig Hotel GmbH

(Please transfer all deposits free of expense, otherwise we are forced to invoice you the expenses.)

Biking (Mountain biking)

Gosau is a fascinating region for mountain biking. The Dachstein massif, lush green fields, managed alps, mountain lakes, and routes in various levels of difficulty are sure to delight any biker.

The “Salzkammergut Mountain Biking Guide” by Schubert and Franzke describes 60 tours. Map 1 shows Gosau with the tours to Iglmoos hut, Hornspitz, Seekar, and Plassen.

Bike rental:
You can rent a fitting mountain bike at local rental shops (fee required).

Check IN/Check OUT

Your room will be available from 15:00; however, you may arrive earlier and enjoy all hotel services.*

On departure, we request that you leave your room by 11:00; however, you may continue to enjoy all hotel services (except dinner).*

*changes reserved

Cancellation and trip interruption insurance

In order to avoid potential cancellation fees, we recommend that you take out travel cancellation insurance with our partner, Europäische Reiseversicherung (European Travel Insurance). Information regarding the available types of travel insurance, and how to secure your insurance is displayed through the booking process.

Our general cancellation policy:

Please note that we can only accept notice of cancellation in writing. Thank you for your understanding.
In case of cancellation of the reservation prior to departure, or premature termination of your booked stay without additional cancellation insurance or for a reason, listed as a valid cancellation reason, the following costs will apply:

• up to 1 month before arrival – 40% of the total amount of the booking
• up to 1 week before arrival – 70% of the total amount of the booking
• within the last week before the day of arrival – 90% of the total booking

Free cancellation:
No cancellation fee is applied when a booking is cancelled 3 months or longer in advance.
In this case, only the cancellation insurance fee has to be paid, if the insurance has been taken out beforehand.


We offer child care for children from age week one and up. Children are taken care of according to their age, either in the Baby Club, Toddler Club, Mini Club, Maxi Club, or Teenybop Club. Our field trips, arts and crafts activities, and games take your child’s age – and, if possible, their wishes – into consideration. Children under the age of three can take part in field trips with a parent to chaperone them.

Over 20 caretakers are on duty seven days / 90 hours a week, i.e. from Sunday to Friday from 08:30 to 21:00, and on Saturdays from 09:30 to 21:00. This includes chaperoned lunches and dinners.

Our baby area with a toddler’s group, baby changing room, and recreation room offers even our littlest guests the greatest comfort. Of course we also have activities for teens, including animation. For more information on our play areas, please take a look at our hotel brochures or our homepage.

You are welcome to reserve a private caring for your children prior to arrival in consultation with the Manager of the Kidsclub. Cost: € 35.00 per hour.


We welcome dogs of all sizes in our hotel in the bar area and the rooms. Unfortunately, dogs are not permitted in the restaurant, the garden, the pool area, or the children’s area. We charge 32 euros per day excluding food for each dog, regardless of its size.

Familux Friends

Our regular guest portal is now Familux Friends. All existing loyalty points have been transferred.

Just use the same email address to log in.
When logging in for the first time, please Reset your password.
Otherwise, continue here Familux Friends.

Further questions

Should you have a question that has not been answered here, please don’t hesitate to contact us via e-mail:

Garage / Luggage service

A parking garage is free of charge for all guests (overhead clearance 2,30 m). Our luggage service will gladly bring your luggage to and from your car.

Golfing in the Salzkammergut

Golfclub Salzkammergut, 18-hole course (30 km)
Wirling 36
5351 Aigen-Voglhub / Bad Ischl
Tel. +43 6132 26340

As our guest at the Dachsteinkönig Familux Resort you receive a discount of 20% of the green fee price. In case you have any questions, our team at the reception will be happy to assist you.

Golf courses: The Franz Laimer golf training school in Aigen Voglhub near Bad Ischl is one of the most modern and innovative golf courses in Europe.

Golfclub Ausseerland, 9 holes (30 km)
Sommersbergseestraße 19
8990 Bad Aussee
Tel. +43 3622 54185

Golfclub Radstatt, 27 holes, 2 golf courses (47 km)
Römerstraße 18
5550 Radstadt
Tel. +43 6452 5111

Golfclub Weyregg am Attersee, 9-hole course (56 km)
Wachtbergstraße 30
4852 Weyregg am Attersee
Tel. +43 7664 20712

Golfclub Am Mondsee, 18-hole course (60 km)
St. Lorenz 400
5310 Mondsee
Tel. +43 6232 3835-0


Free WiFi access is provided throughout the hotel complex and in all rooms.


Breakfast: 07:30 -10:30

Lunch buffet: 12:00 until 13:30

Afternoon snack: 13:30 until 17:00

Kids buffet from 17:30
Dinner from 18:00 until 20:30

The 24 h Kostbar – top wines from the vending machine

At our Kostbar, you can enjoy 16 different wines 24 hours a day from Austria, Italy, France, and Germany as well as exotic wines – for example from Lebanon. How it works: insert your room card, select the wine and quantity (a sample, a sixteenth, or an eighth depending on your taste) hold the glass under it, and press the button. Of course, this does not replace the classic service and advice that we offer our guests with great pleasure.


Accepted methods of payment
  • EC-Card (Germany, Austria, Switzerland)
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • Cash

Private tours Hallstatt salt mine

Experience Hallstatt salt mine like no one else and immerse yourself in an exclusive experience. You determine for yourself where you would like to go and discover the unique stories of the salt mine together with your personal guide. Included is a VIP car parking space, your own private funicular ride, exclusively reserved for you, no waiting times, welcome drinks and a unique virtual reality experience in your own VIP lounge. For further information please call our reception +43 6136 8888 500.

Swimming class

You are welcome to book a paid group or private swim course in our kids club. For further information we are at your disposal at the Kids Club Reception.

Swimming aids, such as the “swim trainer”, are provided free of charge for the duration of the course.

Skiers information

Gosau is situated 700 m above sea level and features an impressive view of the Gosaukamm and the famous Dachstein glacier. The largest skiing region in Austria, with a total of 142 km of slopes and 66 ski lifts, offers diverse and family-friendly winter sports activities. The part of the skiing region Dachstein West situated near Gosau includes Hornspitz (with a chair lift), “Fredyland” (directly adjacent to the hotel), and the more demanding Zwieselalm (with a gondola lift).

Service at the valley station Hornspitz and directly at the hotel

SKI SNOW FUN Ski rental Gosau
Rudolf Stricker
4824 Gosau 701
Tel: +43 6136 8559 oder +43 664 1539109

In house ski-rental: Maintained by

Fredyland is especially popular with our smaller guests. The fun skiing Freddy assists children in their first skiing efforts. And since staring out is easier if there is more fun, Fredyland also offers fairy tale creatures and boarder cross, rather than boring gates and beginner’s slopes. Up-and-coming skiing stars can practice their talents on the magic carpet, in the fun park, and even on the bobsleigh run.

“Munchkin” skiing course (“Zwergerlskikurs”)
Two-and-a-half to three-year-olds can practice on our beginner’s ski slope on hotel grounds. Book the “munchkin” skiing course from Sundays to Fridays (10:00 to 12:00) on a daily basis or for a full week.

Spa, sauna, fitness & bathing area

Our spa is open seven days a week. Receive consultation by our experienced masseuses and cosmeticians, and get an individual wellness package tailored to your personal needs. You can make an appointment either up to two weeks prior to your arrival, on the day you arrive, or during your stay in our spa area.

Choose from classic treatments like partial or full-body massages, facials, manicures, or pedicures. Or treat yourself to some exotic wellness, like hot stone massages, alpine hammam treatments or exclusive Dachsteinkönig spa rituals providing a relaxing timeout for two.

1,000 sq m wellness area: spa with 11 treatment rooms for massages, balneotherapy, cosmetics, ayurveda and treatments with Pharmos Natur or Thalgo products; sauna area with six different saunas, outdoor panorama sauna, a relaxation room, and a communication or relax zone including a juice bar.

High-class gym with Technogym equipment.

Our pool area offers an indoor and outdoor pool (approx. 30°C). For your children, we offer an indoor heated swimming pool (approx. 35°C) and 100-metre-long tyre waterslide.

E-Car Charging Station

Several charging stations for E-Cars are available in the underground parking.

Ultra All Inclusive gourmet board

The ultra-all-inclusive gourmet board includes our generous breakfast, lunch and afternoon buffets with sweet and savoury delicacies, and an evening menu with various choices and all non-alcoholic drinks from the buffet area.

We offer our all-inclusive gourmet board exclusively to all family members. Please understand that it is not possible for us to monitor unused services or to provide deductions.

Allergies: We are happy to consider your allergies and prepare allergy-friendly food for you.

Babyfood: HiPP Baby menu (various types of milk, cereals, tea, porridge and jars. Upon request, we also prepare fresh porridge for your children.


Give your loved ones the gift of wellness at its finest, pure relaxation, or simply some downtime! In our voucher world you will find a selection of lovely packages that are the perfect gift for Christmas, Easter, Valentine’s Day, birthdays, or simply as a mindful present in between.

What should I bring?

You will not need to bring the following:

  • Bathrobes and towels
  • Babyphone
  • Bottle warmers, electric kettle and steriliser
  • Crib and baby rocker
  • Humidifier and night light
  • High chair, bibs
  • Backpack
  • Prams and buggies (rain cover + foot muff)
  • Changing mat, nappy bucket
  • Baby bath
  • Bicycles and bicycle helmets (summer)
  • Sled (Winter)
  • Helmets (winter)

Please bring personal items for the children, such as diapers and special infant formula.


Due to the manifold amenities in our hotel (sauna and pool area, wellness area, 2,000 sq m play area), your holidays are largely unaffected by the weather. Our children’s club offers animation and recreation possibilities for both good and bad weather conditions.

Please find the daily weather forecast here.


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