Bad Gastein ski resort is part of the largest ski area in the Gastein Valley, Austria. The resorts of Bad Gastein and Bad Hofgastein offer access to 200kms of ski slopes split over four separate areas. Ski holidays in Bad Gastein and Bad Hofgastein offer excellent spa facilities teamed with a brilliant ski area and magnificent mountain views.
All levels are taken care of in the area with nice gentle slopes and nursery runs for beginners to learn on and eventually advance to the many intermediate slopes in the region. For the more advanced there are more challenging runs to take advantage of while cross country skiers are also catered for. Each area offers a mix for boarders from snowparks with half pipes to terrain parks with rails and tabletops.
You will find plenty of ski deals in Bad Gastein and Bad Hofgastein where, after a hectic day exploring the local slopes, you can rejuvenate in the local thermal baths and hot springs. Bad Hofgastein would be the quieter of the two ski resorts but also the prettier with traditional Austrian buildings and a pedestrianised centre. Bad Gastein offers some great nightlife with the après ski continuing well into the early hours if you have the energy for it.
In Bad Gastein family skiing is very popular. Children from the age of 3 and up are taken care of in the ski kindergartens while the older kids can take part in the kids ski school. This gives parents plenty of space for skiing Bad Gastein and Bad Hofgastein.
Bringing Own Equipment : Carriage Ski/Snowboard (6 days)
Lift Pass : Ski Amade Area Pass (6 days)
School : Ski School (4 hours a day) (5 days)
School : Snowboard School (4 hours a day) (5 days)
Snowboard Stuff : Intermediate Snowboard and Boots (6 days)
Snowboard Stuff : Snowboard (6 days)
Snowboard Stuff : Snowboard Boots (6 days)
Snowboard Stuff : Snowboard and Boots (6 days)
Kids & Childcare in resort
Ski Kindergarten in Bad Hofgastein
This is available for children from
3 years. All day care is provided from 10.00 to 15.00 by trained specialists. The children will have access to their own playroom and a child friendly dining area is provided.
How to Book:
Ski Kindergarten Bad Gastein
Here children between the ages of
3 to 4 can take their first steps on the slope while the parents are out enjoying the snow themselves. This is available Mondays to Fridays from 10.00am until noon and is located at the bottom of the Stubnerkogel gondola in Bad Gastein.
How to Book:
Mondi Holiday Bellevue (Babysitting can be organised locally)
Please note if you choose to book the services outlined above, your contract for them will not be with us and the services will not form part of any package of services we may supply. Your contract for these services will be with the supplier of the services identified above as appropriate. The booking conditions of that supplier will apply to that contract.
We accept no liability in respect of these services or for the acts or omissions of any supplier(s) or other person(s) or party(ies) connected with them.
Salzburg Airport: 2 hours 30 min (130 km)
Last Updated: 2013-04-23
Snow Depth on Lower Slopes: 0cm
Snow Depth on Upper Slopes: 0cm
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Total Lifts: 24
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Snow data supplied by the Ski Club of Great Britain.
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