The charming village of Obertauern sits proudly at 1750 metres, set against the magical backdrop of the Tauern mountain range. Once just a mountain pass, this uniquely purpose built resort has developed ski lifts around a central point allowing you to ski a fantastic circuit around the whole area extending to 100km of pistes and with conditions permitting, excellent opportunities off piste as well.
A stay in a hotel in Obertauern will introduce you to this lesser known but wonderful Winter Wonderland with much appeal to mixed ability groups and families. The properties are all beautifully decorated in a true authentic Austrian style with comfort and warm hospitality as their mantra. The nightlife is vibrant with masses on offer after a long day out on the mountain.
The Tauernhaus Wisenegg Hotel is the place to stay if you are looking for a tranquil break, set just over a kilometre from the resort centre. Within easy reach of the Grunwaldkopf chair lift, this charming hotel offers a very good standard of accommodation at excellent lead-in prices. The food is very good and you also have a sauna and solarium, at a small local charge, at your disposal.
If you are looking for a bit of luxury, the Kohlmayr will deliver you just this. This exquisite hotel offers a very intimate service and is just a stone’s throw from the resort centre and main lifts. Every evening you can enjoy a mouthwatering 4 course culinary extravaganza, and furthermore once a week guests can also enjoy a magnificent gala dinner. The bedrooms are all supremely comfortable and very spacious. Obertauern should definitely be on your must visit list.