With a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, Hotel Alphof has a modern yet rustic charm and sits in a slightly elevated position overlooking Alpbach. The village centre and walkers’ bus are 8 minutes’ walk from the hotel. Your meals are enjoyed in the traditional in-house restaurant offering seasonal and local specialties.
Enjoy the stunning views across the valley from the terrace which is a great spot for an afternoon drink. Visit the lovely wellness area with an indoor swimming pool, two sauna areas with a steam bath and quiet relaxation areas. Bedrooms are cosy, traditionally Austrian and comfortably furnished.
Fichtennestl' Austrian twins, sleep up to 3 with single sofa bed, have bath or shower and balcony, 27m²
Superior 'Bergidyll' Austrian twins, sleep up to 4, have lounge area with double sofa bed, shower, separate WC, balcony or terrace and are located in the new wing of the hotel, 32m²
All rooms have TV, telephone, safe and hairdryer.
Hot and cold buffet breakfast
4 course evening meals with choice of main course and daily salad buffet
Occasional themed buffets
Waiter service provided
Free daily packed lunch (on request)
Free daily afternoon cake and snack buffet
Cosy lounge with open fireplace
Large sun terrace with panoramic views
Leisure area with indoor swimming pool with integral whirlpool, 2 saunas and steam room (Free)
Solarium, infrared cabin and massage (pay locally)
Lovely garden with relaxation area and sun loungers
Public tennis court available at Boeglerhof hotel
Considered by many as the most picturesque village in Austria with FREE use of all lifts and walkers' buses
Surrounded by meadows and forests and set against the beautiful backdrop of the Gratlspitz peaks, this fairytale village has lost none of its ‘olde worlde’ charm with picturesque overhanging eaves and balconies with wonderful flowers. The village is a haven of peace and quiet and surrounded by picturesque walking country, from gentle rambles through meadows and woodland to the highest slopes accessed by the Wiedersbergerhorn gondola.
There are several shops, restaurants and cafés with flower decked terraces and the village brass band plays regularly throughout the summer, dressed in national costume. The ‘Alpbach Seenland Card’ gives guests free use of all gondolas and buses in the valley, plus free entrance to many local attractions.
In & Around Alpbach
900km of marked walking trails
FREE use of all lifts and buses around the region
Daily guided walks and twice weekly bike tours with tourist office
Several cafés, shops & supermarket
Scenic bathing lakes at nearby Reith and Kramsach
Open air pool at Brixlegg
Tyrolean farmhouse museum in Kramsach
Glass-blowing at Rattenberg
Various other local attractions accessible by free local bus
Alpbach Resort Card
The fantastic value ‘Alpbachtal Seenland Card’ is Free to all guests in Alpbach and includes:
Free use of all 4 gondolas and local buses in the area
Free daily guided walks
Free weekly bike tours
Free entrance to 3 outdoor lidos and 2 bathing lakes
Free sightseeing bus Jenbach-Stans-Schwarz
Free use of tennis courts and entrances to local attractions
NB: Card is provided by your hotel on arrival.
Alpbach is a real walkers’ village with 900km of marked trails and a huge variety of terrain
including woodland, gorges, lakes and peaks across the Alpbach Seenland area of Alpbach, Reith, Brixlegg, Rattenberg, Kramsach and Kundl, as well as the interlinked Wildschönau valley. The village is surrounded by extensive walking paths, peaks and various mountain huts which can be accessed by foot. Try the woodland walk up to the Schatzberg (3 hrs), or a full day hike up to the Sagtaler Spitze for panoramic views.
All lifts and buses across the Seenland region are FREE with the resort card. There are four lifts (Wiedersbergerhorn in Alpbach, Reiterkogel in Reith, Markbachjoch in Niederau and Schatzberg in Auffach), and the local buses open up a variety of marked point-to-point trails to local villages, gorges and lakes, where you can catch the bus back. The Reither Kogel is ideal for ramblers, with gentle paths and a viewing platform with impressive vistas.
Summer Lifts Opening & Closing Dates
Wiedersbergerhorn (Alpbach) lift open from approx 20 June 2020
Reiterkogel (Reith) lift open from approx 09 May - 29 Sep 2020
Markbachjoch (Niederau) lift open from approx 09 May - 11 Oct 2020
Schatzberg (Auffach) lift open from approx 11 Jun - 04 Oct 2020
Free Guided Walks - Tourist Office Walks
An excellent programme of FREE guided walks is run Monday to Friday by the Alpbach Tourist Board with a choice of two walks per day, departing from various points in the area. Popular walks include half-day walks to the Tiefenbach gorge, the 5 Lakes Tour around Kramsach, and full day hikes up to Alpbach’s Gratlspitz. (Progamme is subject to change and availability).
Hotel Guided Walks
A free weekly guided walk is offered to guests at the Hotel Alphof with their resident mountain guide.
Visit Mozart’s birthplace, the Hohensalzburg Fortress, the medieval Old Town and the famous Getreidegasse shopping street. An optional walking tour brings the history of this beautiful city to life.
Neuschwanstein and Oberammergau
Visit King Ludwig of Bavaria’s famous fairytale castle of Neuschwanstein used as the inspiration by Walt Disney for his Cinderella castle in his theme parks. Price includes entrance to the castle. On the way we stop to visit the historic Passion Play village of Oberammergau. Please note there are over 250 steps in the castle, so a good level of fitness is required for this excursion.
Half a day
Marvel at the natural wonder of Europe’s highest waterfall set amidst the stunning Hohe Tauern National Park. Follow the path right next to the falls for fantastic photo opportunities. Small National Park fee may be payable locally.
This excursion takes you via the Brenner Pass to the shores of Lake Garda, the largest lake in Italy. The northern end of the lake is narrow and dominated by dramatic cliffs. Enjoy the typical Italian atmosphere of Malcesine, which lies at the foot of the imposing Monte Baldo, the Botanical Garden of Europe. A cable car can take you to the top of the mountain (5900ft) in only a few minutes (not included) or take an optional boat trip on Lake Garda (not included) and enjoy the Mediterranean climate of this beautiful part of Italy.
* Additional Charges
If the number of people staying in this room is less than the maximum occupancy, there may be a slight charge for under-occupancy.
Booking fee’s apply on all bookings and will be confirmed at the time of booking. Minimum booking fee £6 per person.
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