You can be assured of a very warm welcome at the Pension Hoffelner!
Privately owned and operated by a Bristish couple, located in a stunning area the Hoffelner is a large traditional Austrain Chalet comprising 7 en-suite rooms and 3 fully equipped apartments with 2 -3 bedrooms each.
This chalet is suitable for couiples, families, small and large groups.
Rooms are either Double, Twin or Family Rooms, suitable for 2 to 4 people. There are also Superior Rooms featuring romantic 4 poster beds. All rooms are en-suite with sat tv, dvd player, ipod dock and safe. Most have balconies and all have beautiful mountian views.
The apartments vary in size and are suitable for 4 - 8 people (with no sofa beds in the lounges!). Booking an apartmnet within a chalet can offer a family or group the best of both worlds, their own private social space plus a kitchen, as well as full use of all the main chalet facilities. All meals are served in the main chalet dining room.
Please enquire directly for full apartmet descriptions and floor plans.
Bookings are taken on a room by room, apartment by apartment basis or for sole occupancy of the whole for groups of up to 30. There altogether 26 beds and 4 additional pull-out beds.
This chalet is rated 5 Star on Trip Advisor & has been awarded certificates of excellence every year since 2009 and since 2013 also a Travellers Chioce award every year.
Just 1 hour from Salzburg in the pretty village of Ramsau am Dachstein, which is on a high and sunny plateau at the foot of the Dachstein Glacier and above the lively resort of Schladming.
Witin the massive Ski Amade, with 760 km of piste on one lift pass. Schladming-Dachstein is the local ski area and one of the absolute top ski resorts in Austria, although still little know by the British & Schladming hosted the Ski World Championships in 2013!
With 1 ski lift within 100 meters of the chalet, the main Ramsau ski area is just 5 minutes drive and both lift stations in Schladming are within 10 minutes by car or ski-shuttle.
There are 232 km of piste in Schladming-Dachstein, over 4 interlinked mountains, a "Ski Circus" & Ramsau, which also includes the Dachstein Glacier & the Atomic Super-Park. Skiing from 745 to 2700 meters with a fantastic snow record and 95% snowmaking coverage.
There really is plenty for every ability here with beautifully groomed, tree lined pistes, several snow parks, a state of the art lift system, over 40 characterful mountain restaurants & great apres ski.
There are also lots of non-skiing activities here, such a sleigh rides, horse riding, sledging, snow-shoe walking, winter walking along the prepared paths, swimming & spa.
Ramsau is also a mecca for cross-country skiing and winter walking. Both the cross country track and prepared winter walking path is accessibly directly from the chalet. This is also 1 ski lift within 100 meters of the house, with 2 blue slopes, ideal for children & beginners.
There are also many non-skiing activities available, such as sleigh rides, night sledging, guided snow show trecks, glacier crossing, swmming and spa.
Chalet Facilities include:
Pension Hoffelner - Half Board:
A 25% deposit is required to secure the booking. The balance payable 6 weeks prior to the arrival date.
Visa & Mastercard (2% charge) Bank Transfer to an Austrian account.
When rooms or apartments are booked with Half Board, daily maid service is included (excluding apartment kitchens). If Apartments are booked as Self Catered, end-cleaning is charged at 40 Euros / stay.
Bedlinen and towels are included.