Our hotel enjoys a sunny hillside location at the “Sonnenhang” in Hippach, halfway between Mayrhofen and Zell am Ziller.

Our hotel enjoys a sunny hillside location at the “Sonnenhang” in Hippach, halfway between Mayrhofen and Zell am Ziller.

In winter, our hotel is situated halfway between the main ski resorts in Mayrhofen (Penken) and Zell am Ziller (Zillertal Arena). Buses with connections to both ski resorts stop right in front of the hotel. It is about a 6-8-minute ride to Mayrhofen or Zell. The striking Hintertux glacier (at 3,250 m above sea level) with its extensive natural snow pistes is approx. 24 km away.

Our ski storage room with boot dryer is available free of charge.

Our hotel and the surrounding area offer an array of activities for a unique holiday experience. Detailed information on our offers can be found in the section “Winter activities”.

Winter activities

Skiing and Snowboarding: The Zillertal Arena ski area is only 4 km from our hotel, and the Mayrhofen ski area (Ski Zillertal 3000) can be reached within 3 km. Free ski shuttle buses take you from our hotel to both ski areas. Even if there’s not enough snow in the valley, the Hintertux glacier offers 68 km of nicely groomed pistes for you to enjoy. The glacier is about 20 km from the hotel. For more information on snow conditions and rates, please visit the websites of the above-mentioned ski areas.

Our partner in the Zillertal valley: Sport Schiestl, Skiing/Snowboarding School & Ski Rental

Cross-country skiing: Explore the beautiful landscape of the Zillertal valley on the vast network of cross-country ski tracks (200 km), which is suitable for beginners and experienced cross-country skiers alike. Click here for more information.

Ski tours, free riding and snowshoeing: Enjoy off-piste skiing with all senses. Before you start a tour, always plan ahead and make sure to check out the latest avalanche bulletins. Click here for more information on ski tours. Details on guided snowshoe tours and snowshoe rentals can be found here.

Tobogganing: The Zillertal valley offers 16 toboggan runs with a total length of 45 km. Click here for more information on toboggan runs and rest stops.

Arena Coaster: The first alpine roller coaster, with a total length of 1.5 km, offers fun, action and speed, and starts right at the valley station of the Zillertal Arena ski area. More information and prices can be found on the Zillertal Arena website.

Erlebnistherme Zillertal Spa: In case of bad weather, or if you simply want to relax body, mind and soul, visit the Erlebnistherme Zillertal Spa, which has plenty to offer. Have a fun time in the adventure pool and on the water slide, which is also suitable for kids, or relax and recharge your batteries in the sauna area. Click here for more information and details on prices.

Night skiing: If the days are too short, and you cannot get enough of skiing: Visit the well groomed moon or floodlit pistes of the Hochfügen and Hochzillertal ski areas. Please check out the websites of the above-mentioned ski areas for information on rates and opening hours.

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