A skiing hotel in Austria for the whole family

Family-friendly skiing fun on the Dachstein

With 142 kilometres of pistes, the Dachstein West ski region is the largest in Upper Austria. The Gaudipistes and Brumsi Land for small children, with good snow and plenty of cosy huts, makes our skiing hotel perfect for a ski holiday in Austria. Dachstein West ski passes from 1,5 days onwards allow you to ski from Salzkammergut to Tennengau in the province of Salzburg. This ski pass is valid in Gosau, Russbach and Annaberg as well as a further 6 ski resorts all within easy reach. Ski passes and ski lessons can be booked at the hotel reception. Ski rental and storage is available in the hotel.

The Ski & Snowboard rental in our hotel lobby is maintained by:

Checkpoint Sport in the Dachsteinkönig hotel

Our ski school is run by Skischule Gosau:

More infos on courses and pricing can be found here

We recommend that you book the ski course or private lessons before your arrival.

Ski area Dachstein - a paradise for cross-country skiers

The 50-kilometre-long network of trails will appeal to any cross-country skier. The nearest trail entrance is located behind the skiing hotel. Winter at a family hotel in Austria doesn’t have to be just a day on the slopes followed by après-ski. It can also be quiet and relaxing.

A man stands with a child in the snow on a small ski hill for children.

Multiple award-winning skiing holidays in Upper Austria

The Dachstein West ski region, the largest in Upper Austria, has been featured as the best resort in the categories “Secret tips: leading ski resorts with up to 80 km of pistes” and “Families and children” on Skiresort.de, a testing portal for ski regions. These awards have been considered the Oscars of the ski sector for over 20 years. Families who enjoy sports also appreciate the good value for money offered by this family-friendly ski region in Austria which guarantees tremendous fun and action for all ages.

Ski lessons

At our skiing hotel in Austria, we are happy to organise both group and private ski lessons for children and adults at the Gosau Ski School. You can register for ski lessons at our reception until 5 pm on the day prior to the course. Reservations for group and private ski courses can also be made in advance by email.

Tip: Salzkammergut Winter Card

Our guests with a minimum stay of 3 nights
receive the Salzkammergut Winter Card for free at our reception.

With the Salzkammertgut Winter Card you get up to 25% discounts at museums, public swimming pools,
salt mines, shopping and other leisure and sports activities, for example:

  • Musuem of Hallstatt
  • Mountain railway in Hallstatt with “World Heritage View” Skywalk
  • Imperial Villa of Bad Ischl
  • Ice skating rink in the spa park of Bad Ischl
  • Boat trip Wolfgangsee
  • Fortress Hohensalzburg
  • Brewing World of „Stiegl“ beer in Salzburg

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