Obertauern Austria is going to be one of the top destinations this ski season with the help of Valamar’s amazing amenities
With the ski season kicking off in a couple of months, choosing the right destination for your winter adventure can be challenging. Ski fanatics, who are on the search for pristine, fluffy snow, high snowfall, energetic après-ski and activities for all the family, will find Obertauern, Austria the number one choice this winter.
The picturesque and snow-sure village of Obertauern is the perfect destination for a winter holiday given its range of amenities and excellent accommodation options. Whether you’re planning to visit with your family, friends or partner, Valamar offers a range of high-end properties in Obertauern to cater to your specific needs.
Nestled in Austria’s Salzburg Alps, located just 90 minutes from the airport, is the ski village of Obertauern. Boasting stunning views, this village is guaranteed to take your breath away whilst on the slopes. The resort features well-maintained ski pistes, five cross-country ski tracks, as well as an extensive 100-kilometre of marked hiking trails.
What’s better, you can visit Obertauern any time from December to April due to the guaranteed snowfall that the resort receives every single year, distinguishing Obertauern as a must-visit destination for skiers and snowboarders alike.
The resort is also renowned for its 25 lodges and umbrella bars for unwinding and having a drink during après.
Where to stay:
When it comes to accommodation, Valamar, Croatia’s leading hotel and resort brand, offers some of the best places to stay this ski season, particularly with its newest hotel.
Obertauern [PLACESHOTEL] by Valamar is set to open its doors to skiers this November which continues the iconic [PLACES] vibe which is much loved among tourists in Croatia. Guests can unwind at the spa or enjoy a dip in the freshwater pool. The spa boasts phenomenal facilities such as private massage rooms, a whirlpool zone, and a relaxation area with a fireplace and Vitality Bar, as well as outdoor hot tubs and saunas. Enjoy the rooftop [PLACESLOUNGEBAR] for taking in the alpine views, whilst sipping on cocktails and meeting like-minded travellers.
Other options in Obertauern include the Valamar Obertauern Hotel, which is an ideal family-friendly choice. The hotel offers ski-in and ski-out access as well as Valamar’s signature MARO concept – an entertainment centre for kids including a soft play playroom, a cinema corner, and a fun zone equipped with a selection of gaming consoles.
Kesselspitze Valamar Collection Hotel offers guests a romantic stay within a traditional alpine aesthetic. Complete with a spa and pool, guests can unwind after hitting the slopes before dining on incredible regional and Mediterranean cuisines accompanied by an extensive wine list at the V-Level Momenti Restaurant.
What to do:
Skiing is not the only activity you can do on the snow-capped mountains of Obertauern. Guests can participate in many evening activities with 6.5 kilometres of illuminated sledging slopes for adventurers to explore. Every Monday to Thursday, 7 PM until 10 PM, they breathe the crisp evening air during an exhilarating night ski.
Obertauern also offers airboarding activities, night tobogganing at Gnadenalm, or even snow biking with Guinness World Record Snowbiker Hermann.
For more information and to book visit www.valamar.com.