Ellmau Ski Holidays
Ellmau is an attractive village located at the north-eastern corner of the SkiWelt. The resort is settled in the middle of the stunning Wilder Kaiser mountain’s and Kitzbuheler Alps. The Ski Welt area is Austria’s largest ski area that is 15Km across. Although part of this huge area, the village remains quiet with traditional chalet-style buildings throughout. The shops and bars are not over the top and there is a pretty church to top it all off. Ellmau is full of traditional Austrian charm with a good range of activities on offer. There is a good range of hotels on offer in Ellmau for those perfect ski holidays.
Ellmau Skiing and Snowboarding
The SkiWelt is the largest mountain circuit in Austria that links up seven different resorts. A funicular railway at the edge of the village of Ellmau takes you up to Jartkaiser where you then take gondolas to get to the next areas. Ellmau has a good variety of nursery slopes around the village that are covered by snowmaking. Scheffau’s nursery area is at the top of the Brandstadl gondola. Intermediates will just love the area as you have 250Kms of piste to play on during your stay in the region. It is a big area so you have a real feeling of travelling around. Experts will enjoy the steep drops off the Hohe Salve Summit and the little mogul field between Brandstadl and Neualm. The off-piste is amazing so hire a guide and go for it if you have the stamina! Ellmau has its own terrain park and there are various other parks throughout the full area. For cross country skiers there are long, challenging trails. There is 170Kms in the SkiWelt area.
Ellmau Apres Ski
Ellmau has fairly lively and exclusive après ski such as Husky’s or Memory bar. Heidenbar has live music. Off the slopes in Ellmau there is a swimming pool centre with sauna and steam bath. You can also play tennis curling or skittles. How about a sleigh ride or ice skating for something different.
In the Hotel Alpenhof in Ellmau there is a free children and reduced price offer for children aged 2-11yrs when sharing with 2 adults. In the Land Alpin Hotel in Scheffau there are £99 holidays available for children aged 2-11yrs when sharing with 2 adults. There are also savings to be made on ski and boot hire.
Local crèche details:
Ellmau Ski and Snowboarding Lessons
Ski School Ellmau-Hartkaiser
Tel: 0043 5358 2572
Ellmau Ski and Snowboard Hire
Pre book your skis, boards and boots with Ski Set and get an online discount
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