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Der Waldhof

Schmittenstrasse 47, 5700 Zell am See
318 ratings
Der Waldhof
Der Waldhof


  • ski run from & to the hotel
  • spacious wellness area with separate family area
  • indoor pool & heated outdoor pool
  • hotel’s ski rental
  • children up to 11 years in the parents' room are free


  • sauna
  • garage
  • parking spot
  • garden/park
  • indoor pool
  • outdoor pool
  • fitness
  • bicycle rental
  • seminar room
  • Wi-Fi
  • pets welcome
  • All Inclusive


  • Children
  • Spa
  • Skiing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ski tour
  • Hiking
  • Bike
  • Golf
  • Holiday hotels
  • Glacier


Altitude: 757m
GPS coordinates: latitude: 47.325082/longitude: 12.788169
Highway: A10/Bischofshofen/40km
Train station: Zell am See/1km
Ski area: Schmittenhöhe/350m 

The popular family hotel is situated in a quiet and idyllic location amidst a beautiful mountain landscape above Zell am See. The center as well as the Schmittenhöhe cable car can be reached within a few minutes.


Warmth and family friendliness are top priorities in the family-run Waldhof. In a relaxed and homely atmosphere, the hotel welcomes you with a modern reception area with reception and cozy lobby, a large bar area with a cozy lounge, a restaurant with a generous buffet and show cooking, a wine cellar, a charming parlor and 2 seminar rooms. Ski cellar with lockers and ski boot dryer in the adjoining building, as well as a lift and free parking spaces. You can use Wi-Fi in the whole hotel for free.
Payable on site: garage EUR 11,- per night. Dog EUR 11,- per night. Local tax EUR 2.20 per person / night from 15 years.


The 98 comfortable and individually designed rooms and suites with bathtub or shower, toilet, hairdryer, telephone, cable TV, minibar, safe, WiFi and balcony ensure a maximum feel-good experience.
DO (2-2): Economy double room, approx. 20m², limited availability.
DK (2-2): Comfort double room, approx. 22m².
DU (2-4): Superior double room, approx. 25m², living room / bedroom with double sofa bed.
DD (2-4): Deluxe double room, approx. 31m², state-of-the-art equipment, living room / bedroom with pull-out couch, bathroom with shower.
JS (2-5): Junior Suite in the new building with an underground passage to the main building, approx. 42m², spacious living room with double bed and pull-out couch.
SF (2-6): Family suite in the new building, approx. 47m², living room / bedroom with double bed and pull-out couch as well as a separate children's bedroom.
EK (1-1): Comfort double room for single use.


Half-board: breakfast buffet with natural corner and various soft drinks, après-ski snack from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. with soups, cold platter and / or cake, buffet dinner from 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. 1 x weekly Italian evening. Barbecue evening once a week.
All inclusive from 5.3.-13.4. with additional lunch or packed lunch and non-alcoholic drinks, draft beer, house wine, fruit schnapps, coffee and tea from 7.30 a.m. to midnight.
Christmas and New Year's Eve buffet included.


Weekly highlights such as wine tasting and dance evenings with live music, in-house toboggan rental.

Winter fun

Whether it's sunny skiing in spring or skiing at Christmas - the Schmittenhöhe is worth a visit in every season. In addition to 77 kilometers of perfectly groomed slopes, highlights such as the longest fun slope in the world, two children's areas, photo points, a ski movie route, a night slope and of course numerous huts with fantastic sun terraces await you. During your skiing holiday in Zell am See, the Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski area in Kaprun is within your grasp. Natural snow slopes, varied routes for freeriders, three snow parks and Austria's largest superpipe for freestylers await skiers and snowboarders on the Kitzsteinhorn.
In good snow conditions, a ski path leads from the hotel to the CityXpress valley station, the direct access to the Schmittenhöhe ski area, and back again. A ski bus stop is only 60m from the hotel. There is a ski rental in the house.
Directly behind the Waldhof is the public toboggan run, which is open depending on the snow conditions and also invites you to have fun downhill runs in the evening. Access to the 55 km of slopes network is around 5 km away.

Additional Costs

Obligatory supplement payable on spot: local tax (from 15 years) EUR 2,20 ppn.


Generous wellness area on approx. 1,000m² consisting of the Waldhof.Spa with nude area (from 18 years) with Finnish sauna, saunarium, earth sauna in the outdoor area, steam bath, infrared cabin and 2 whirlpools and the Family.Spa with indoor pool (13x7m) with integrated Whirlpool corner and family textile sauna. The offer is rounded off by a heated outdoor pool, a fitness room, several relaxation rooms with a vitality bar and an outdoor terrace.
For a fee: massages.


Children's playroom with ball pit, climbing tower and painting corner, youth room with goal wall and Nintendo Wii-U, table tennis room, special children's menus.
For a fee: table football and billiards.


  • 10% early bird discount if booked until 31.10.
  • stay 5, pay 4 nights when you arrive 12.12.-24.12. & 9.1.-21.1.
  • stay 7, pay 6 nights when you arrive 12.12.-24.12. & 9.1.-21.1.

CHANGED CANCELLATION CONDITIONS: Can be canceled free of charge up to 10 days before arrival!

The displayed details are valid from 12.12.2021 - 14.4.2022

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