Be active, relax, enjoy. Summer and winter. In the Salzburger Land.

Your active holiday in Zell am See in a 3 * hotel

The "all around" of the Pinzgau holiday region

Many people associate a holiday in Zell am See with skiing down the numerous surrounding ski slopes or enjoyable bathing in the turquoise water of Lake Zell. But the Pinzgau holiday region in Austria has a lot more to offer. A versatility that suits both those looking for relaxation and those who love to hike. In summer as in winter.

The Steinerwirt at the heart of Zell am See

Summer vacation in Zell am See

From relaxing days at the lake and balmy nights in the cozy guest garden …

Vacation at the lake. Hiking in the mountains. Be active, enjoy, feast, feel good. Anyone who has ever spent a summer in Zell am See knows: boredom is a foreign word here. The variety around Zell am See – Kaprun is waiting to be discovered and will do your bit for the ideal active or relaxing holiday. Whether hiking, climbing, golfing, mountain biking, swimming or simply enjoying the beauties of the Salzburger Land – the possibilities are unlimited here. It doesn’t matter whether you are on vacation with family and children, traveling with your best friends or planning a romantic break with your partner. Summertime is vacation time – in Zell am See.

Experience more with the summer card

Up the mountain or would you prefer to go to the lake? The natural sites around the Hohe Tauern National Park are waiting to be discovered. On rainy summer days, cultural highlights and classic sights beckon. Why choose when you can experience it all? The summer card makes it possible and guarantees you an eventful holiday program and many advantages for the attractions in and around Zell am See. You can even visit most of them completely free of charge with this useful companion. Available when you arrive at the Steinerwirt, nothing stands in the way of a varied summer holiday.

HOLIDAYS WITH ADDED VALUE Sport, culture, enjoyment and a multitude of attractive sights, hopefully your stay will be sufficient to enjoy all the services. You can experience the added value of our summer menu when you venture into the world of stone and ice on the GLACIER, go on a hike on the BERG or take a dip in the LAKE. In addition, the doors to museums, exhibitions, gorges, waterfalls and many other sights open up for you.

The summer card is included free of charge in the Steinerwirt from May 15 to October 15.

Winter vacation in Zell am See

With momentum into the well-deserved winter vacation

A vacation in the winter paradise with friends, family or just as a couple. Skiing for what it takes. Cross-country skiing with a constant view of Lake Zell and its breathtaking panorama. Simply switch off, be in nature, take a deep breath and enjoy. Whatever your wish – the Steinerwirt knows how to fulfill it. With the Zell am See – Kaprun ski area and many other winter spectacles almost on the hotel doorstep. If you would like to think outside the box, the cityXpress will chauffeur you directly to the Schmittenhöhe ski area. From there you also have the opportunity to explore the Glemmtal using the zellamseeXpress. The Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski area also opens up in full splendor after just 25 minutes’ drive and guarantees snow reliability from November to May. After a long day in the fresh air: let yourself and your palate be pampered. In the in-house spa and then in the cozy parlor with hearty dishes from the kitchen and a harmonious drop of wine.

News from the region

Mobility card

New from May 2019: 100% mobile on the move in Zell am See-Kaprun free of charge. The Zell am See-Kaprun holiday region can be enjoyed from May 1 to October 31, 2019 quite comfortable and free of charge with all public transport explore. From the first night in summer 2019, every guest receives the mobility card for the first time and can use it to explore the entire region and the entire Pinzgau completely free of charge. Regardless of when and where – this summer it is important to leave the car behind on vacation and to explore the region comfortably by public transport – more stress-free and more environmentally friendly than ever before.

All the highlights and natural spectacles, like the two local mountains Kitzsteinhorn and Schmittenhöhe , the Kaprun high mountain reservoirs , the Sigmund Thun Gorge , the Krimml waterfalls or the Grossglockner High Alpine Road can be easily reached by train or bus. Take out your card, get on board and enjoy the ride on all public transport directly to the destination there. And all of that is true for the entire duration of your stay and throughout the Pinzgau.

This is how a stress-free holiday begins: Perfect infrastructure for your convenient public journey to start your holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun relaxed and stress-free from the start, travel by train right away and benefit from the free connection from the Pinzgau border . Zell am See-Kaprun not only has excellent train connections to all Austrian and European cities, the Zell am See train station is also located right in the center of the city . The Zell am See train station is about 5 minutes’ walk from the 3 * Hotel Steinerwirt through the old town.

Zell am See – Kaprun – Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang ski area

New from winter 2019/20: The Schmitten connects with the Glemmtal

With the construction of Section I of the zellamseeXpress, the Schmittenhöhe will create an attractive connection with the Skicircus from winter 2019/2020. This paved the way for a new ski dimension and it was born one of the largest and most diverse ski areas in Austria . After the opening of Section II of the zellamseeXpress in winter 2016/17, Section I is imminent! Guests in Viehhofen get a new access to the Panorama and family ski area Schmittenhöhe – Parking spaces, bus connections, sports shop, checkout area and information center included. The descent to Viehhofen is easy with Section I of the zellamseeXpress or on one of the two ski routes.

The fantastic natural snow slope 68 from the Polten lift in the direction of Viehhofen offers a direct and comfortable connection between the Skicircus and the valley station of the zellamseeXpress. The next step for a comfortable and direct connection to the Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn is the construction of a cable car from Viehhofen towards Saalbach. This would place the Pinzgau ski areas in the largest ski regions in the world. As early as the 2019/20 winter season, the “Ski Alpin Card” 408 kilometers of slopes in the panorama and family ski area Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See , in the Kitzsteinhorn– Kaprun glacier ski area and in the Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn. The connection with the bus line 680 from Viehhofen to the Schönleitenbahn as well as with the well-developed ski bus shuttle system from the valley station in Viehhofen is guaranteed until the connection is complete.

A holiday in the Steinerwirt offers a successful combination of activity and enjoyment for all the senses.
- Your Steinerwirt team

Liebe Freunde und Gäste!

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Julia Haidinger, Simon Schuster & das Steinerwirt Team