One of the oldest and always fashionable Austrian ski resorts Kitzbühel is located in the historical part of Tyrol. Hotels here have been created since the end of the 17th century, and as a mountain resort, the commune declared itself in the early 20s of the last century. Today, Kitzbühel is one of the centers of skiing on the planet. It is here that the most difficult ski slope “Streif-Hahnenkamm” is located. Red, blue and black trails serve more than fifty lifts.
Resort hotels prepare their own special offers for each of the sports events. The Kitzbühel Tennis Stadium is known far beyond the borders of Austria. It hosts international tennis tournaments and annual national championships. There are 3 golf courses in the district. The Sports Hall “Mercedes-Benz” in winter is given for hockey matches.
Lake Schwarzsee and the waterfall on Mount Hahnenkamm are a great place to relax in the summer. There are many trails for hiking and cycling trails in the area. Hotels in the city will also provide information about secret mountain trails not explored by tourists, and some of them will offer a guide.
The Kitzbühel Museum offers to get acquainted with the exhibits of Tyroleian art, archaeological finds found at the site of the development of silver mines, a collection of antique skis, the history of the resort. The fund contains more than 160 works of the Kitzbühel expressionist Alphonse Walde, as well as a lot of other interesting exhibits.
The main attraction is the “air tram” with the longest span in the world.
This hotel is loved by athletes and tourists coming to the World Cup. The Streif-Hahnenkamm race track is from the windows and the Hahnenkammbahn is just 150 metres away. The Resh family has been in the hotel business for more than 150 years. For Hotel Resch, the most convenient location is chosen: within walking distance is the aquatic center “Aquarena”, at a distance of 1-2 km there are 3 golf courses. The rental of sports equipment “Sport Michael” works at favorable prices for hotel guests. To accommodate guests, 50 seats of different price categories are provided. All are decorated in Tyrolean style. On the ground floor there is a restaurant of Italian cuisine “Rossini”. Upstairs there is a panoramic restaurant of Austrian cuisine “Hosteria”. Breakfast is served on its terrace and food can be delivered to the rooms at the request of customers. After the ski slopes, guests can relax in the sauna and infrared cabin. A casino is 200 metres away.
Not all hotels are ready to organize meals for guests. The city has a huge number of coffee shops, eateries and bars.
“Elegant and comfortable room with balcony and modern bathroom with shower. Delicious breakfast buffet with a large selection of dishes and al fresco dining on the terrace. Charming owner and good staff” Wendy, UK
Decorated in the style of a country house, the 3-star hotel offers accommodation for single, double and family rooms. The owners have been engaged in the hotel business since 1658. Nowadays, guests are welcomed by the 4th generation of the family. The nearest ski lift, Hornbahn I, is 400 metres from the hotelentrance and the Hahnenkamm Cable Car is 600 metres away. A ski bus stops outside the entrance. The restaurant serves only breakfast. Lunch and dinner can be enjoyed at other cafés nearby.
“Everything was wonderful, very friendly, the staff just couldn’t be more accommodating than here. The room was spotlessly clean, great breakfast, fantastic location in the center of Kitzbühel. Highly recommended. I will definitely be back” Rob, UK
This hotel complex is usually stayed by golfers and tennis players. Kitzbühel Caps Golf Club is half a kilometer and the tennis stadium is a little closer. In winter, ski lovers stay here, appreciating the silence and some remoteness from the bustling center of the resort. It offers an indoor swimming pool, sauna, storage room for sports equipment. The owners provide single and double rooms with balconies. A ski bus stops 50 metres from the entrance and the main cross-country ski runs are 250 metres away. Parking and pets will have to be paid. Breakfast is served according to the Swedish system (a continental version is served during the pandemic).
“Good location, 5 minutes drive to the gondola lift in Hahnenkamme on the free ski bus. Clean and cozy room, very nice sauna and swimming pool. Good breakfast. Staff friendly and helpful» Zvonimir, Croatia
If there is a desire to go away to the mountains and live among the alpine pastures, then Rosis Sonnbergstuben in the Bichlalm district is exactly the place. The hotel is located at an altitude of 1200 m and rises above Kitzbühel by almost 400 m. In the hotel fund: two, three bed, family rooms, suites, junior suites, deluxe suites with hot tub and penthouse. The hospitality registry includes: spa, herbal sauna, steam bath, beds with hay. The owner of the estate Rosie Schipflinger carefully monitors the cleanliness, quality cooking of food from local products. She loves to sing and often performs tyrolean folk songs. Please note that there is no shuttle service to this hotel and the nearest ski lifts are 6 km away. Parking is free, there is a restaurant.
“Warm and welcoming attitude. Many thanks to Mrs. Rosie, Christine and the whole team for your care and special attention!! We had an amazing birthday celebration away from home! Excellent and delicious food (homemade liqueur schoco-chili and marmalades just lick your fingers). We’ll be back here” Ilga, Austria
This traditional Tyrolean hotel is located in the heart of the resort. Its comfort level is rated at 4 stars. The spacious rooms combine wood with modern finishing materials, and some have fireplaces. It takes only a few minutes walk to walk to the Old Town with its unique architecture, or visit the casino. The payment includes: breakfast, infrared cabin, sauna, steam bath. For the services of a masseur, cosmetologist and solarium will have to pay according to the price list. The restaurant specialises in local cuisine. The nearest ski lift, the Hahnenkammbahn, is 500 m away.
“The location is perfect, the air-conditioned room is very spacious, the décor is modern and bright. Breakfast is excellent and good in quality, we did not dine at the hotel during our stay, but we had lunch at the bar, the food did not disappoint to taste and at quite reasonable prices. The staff were very friendly, polite and helpful. When all these aspects are put together, it turns out that this hotel is the best place to stay in Kitzbühel. I would not hesitate to recommend it to my friends” Denis, Ireland
A kilometer from the center of Kitzbühel in the mountains is the historic estate Tennerhof (built in 1679). Today it is home to the 5-star Tennerhof Gourmet Spa de Charme. To accommodate guests, there are 39 exclusive rooms and suites, 3 chalets equipped with the latest technology. There are 3 restaurants on site, one of which (under the direction of chef Johannes Denk) is the owner of many culinary awards. It offers a spa area with outdoor and indoor pools, saunas, steam bath, relaxation rooms. The Horn/Hornbahn is 200 metres away.
“Amazing place, with amazing mountain views. The staff were very kind and friendly, the food and service in the restaurant was very high class. One of the coziest places we’ve ever stayed. Thoughtful touches of the interior in the room, small surprises for children made us feel special» Monika, Lithuania
A 5-minute walk from the centre of the resort is the traditional Tyrolean hotel Kaiserhof Kitzbhel 4 Sterne Superior. In its fund – two local rooms, junior suites, suites and penthouses. The owners offer half board upon check-in, which includes breakfast, a snack table in the afternoon and a 4-course dinner with a salad buffet. Free parking space is provided for 1 car per room. Spa facilities include a sauna, a steam bath, an indoor pool, massage showers and fitness. The Hahnenkammbahn ski lift is 100 metres away.
“Luxury hotel, big clean room, nice wellness center. We booked half board and the food was amazing, breakfast 5+ in the morning. In the evening high quality 4-course menu, great service, nice staff and great location! I definitely recommend this place!!” Bram, Netherlands
This hotel complex unites the interests of visitors to the ski and golf resort of Kitzbühel. It is located in the centre of the golf course, at the foot of the Hahnenkamm Mountain. The nearest ski lift is 500 m away, and one of the most difficult slalom tracks in the world Ganslarn is within walking distance. In the fund of the hotel – double and family rooms, suites, deluxes, suprellux. It offers a spa area with sauna and indoor pool, various types of massages, a golf school. Breakfast is served in the format of the Swedish line. There is also a bar throughout the day.
“Big hotel next to the finish line of the Hannekamm ski race and the 9-hole golf course in the summer. We booked a room at the last minute and got a large discount room, overlooking Kitzbühel from the balcony. Lovely dinner in a traditional Austrian restaurant with casual friendly staff. Covered on-site parking» Skibabs, United Kingdom
A 5-minute walk from the centre of the resort is an elegant boutique hotel with a 4-star comfort level. The fund presents rooms from the studio to the royal suite. Some have views of the waterfall. For those who are deprived of the pleasure of admiring the overflow of falling water from the room, there is a panoramic terrace. Breakfast is served in fine weather. The restaurant specialises in local cuisine. But, in addition to Tyrolean delicacies, you can order dietary, international and vegan dishes. To the lifts and slopes 10-20 minutes walk. After al fresco sports, guests can enjoy the saunas, steam bath, solarium and indoor pool.
“The hotel is very clean and very nicely decorated! Very friendly staff and breakfast was excellent, lots of options. The spa is one of the best I’ve seen in the hotel! Really can recommend a holiday» Francisco, Netherlands
SEEBICHL haus am see is located in Kitzbühel, 1.5 km from the city centre and close to Lake Schwarzsee. It offers free Wi-Fi, a sauna, free bike rental and a storage room for bicycles and ski equipment, as well as bicycle cleaning. All rooms have a balcony with views of mount Kitzbühel. A rich breakfast buffet with local products is served each morning. The restaurant is à la carte throughout the day. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including skiing, cycling and hiking. During the ski season, the hotel offers a free private shuttle service to and from the cable car. The lower station of the Hahnenkamm Cable Car is just 1.9 km from the Seebichl small alpine, and Lake Schwarzsee is a 2-minute walk away.
“After the visit there was a nice rustic feeling. Wonderful view. Nice restaurant. Very friendly and helpful staff. Transfer to and from the ski lifts is very good. Highly recommended” David, UK
Skiers are interested in hotels located in the immediate vicinity of the ski lift. Many of the tourists do not want to overpay for accommodation, because they came here to ride. Hotel Resch is the best option for them. Inexpensive, without unnecessary services – only mountains, snow and skis.