Alpendorf – the No.1 gateway to Austria’s largest skiing region!
The Alpendorf Gondola carries you straight from the Alpina up to the Gernkogel, your gateway to the splendid skiing of the ski amadé! You have access to over 850 km of well-groomed slopes, and 270 lifts and cable cars, all on 1 single ski pass!!
A winter vacation at Alpina means:
You can ski directly from and to the front door!
Our special offer for you: ski passes for the ski amadé are available at the hotel’s front desk!
Our guests receive 10% discount on ski rentals and 5% discount on ski courses at the "Alpendorf" ski school!
Sankt Johann/Alpendorf has very reliable snow conditions – but for optimal enjoyment of the slopes all the way down to the valley, the Alpendorf Lift Co. always has high-performance snowmakers on stand-by!
In addition, the Alpendorf children’s ski school has floodlit toboggan runs and cleared winter hiking paths, as well as an ice-skating rink in Sankt Johann!
Romantic sleigh rides also begin right here at the hotel. A pleasant stop at a traditional hut with its cozy dining rooms promises the perfect feel-good effect!
In the hotel, we have 2 ski rental agencies! Our guests receive a 10% discount at both!
When equipment for adults is hired, equipment (skis, poles, boots, helmet) for children up to 6 years of age is free of charge.
When both parents rent equipment, children up to 10 years of age get theirs for the same time period for free!
Children up to 14 years of age receive a 50% discount!
You can find the registration office for the Alpendorf ski school directly in the hotel. Here our guests receive a 5% discount.
Learning perfect ski and snowboarding techniques should first and foremost be fun and not hard work. So that you can properly enjoy your winter vacation, we offer an extensive programme for the entire family!
The assembly point for the ski school, as well as the children’s practice area, is right next to the mountain station of the Alpendorf lifts.
Children´s Ski School
The Alpendorf children’s ski school is specially focused towards children. Young and dedicated ski instructors introduce children to the secrets of skiing. Games and fun come first.
Our ski school also operates the "Obergassalm" children’s ski area, with one conveyor lift located at the mountain station of the Alpendorf Gondola.
Children’s sampler course – Your children can enjoy their first attempts at skiing in our Ski Kindergarten, with one conveyor lift (small groups).
Sample Day for Kids (beginners) ages 4 & up:
- For children 4 years old and up, with an option to extend to a full week
- From 10:00 to 12:00
- Please sign up by 6:00pm of the day before the course at the ski school office.
SPECIAL SERVICE FOR ALPINA GUESTS
The assembly point for the ski school, as well as the children’s practice area, is right next to the mountain station of the Alpendorf lifts. If desired, you can drop your children off at the Kid´s Wonderland where they get picked up and brought back by the ski instructors.
- Diverse children’s programs
- Free children’s helmet to borrow
- Free use of the conveyor lifts
- Weekly ski excursions to Wagrain
- Adventure Child Care Center
- Final races with award ceremony
Children up to 6 ride all lifts for free!
Additional family highlight: Kids until 16 years get free ski passes from 14.03.2015 till the end of the season when parents also buy one.
Action & Airtime between the Peaks
Pro Line - Medium Line - Easy Line - Chill Area
The snow park extends out just below the Gernkogel panorama quad chair lift.
The slope-style park offers 3 different lines.
The spectacular Pro Line tackles rails and kickers with an 18m table. The Medium Line is for everyone who wants to try something a bit easier but still have some “air time”. On the Easy Line, you can put your skills to the test with easy obstacles.
The Chill Area is a venue for all freestylers, a place to relax and chill, plus no shortage of sun loungers and great music.
Empty pistes, a romantic sunrise and skiing all alone. This is guarantueed with the Alpendorf's event "Earlybird skiing". Meeting point is at 7:15 am. You enjoy the slopes before the lifts officially open. Following a hearty breakfast on a hut you can start your "regular" ski day.This experience costs € 35.-/person. Please ask for further information at our reception.