Hotels & Regions
Hiking and skiing holiday in the Ausseerland – Salzkammergut region
Hike, ski and enjoy the impressive countryside of the Styrian Salzkammergut! The JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** is situated between the historic salt worlds of Altaussee and the charming Loser-Sandling ski area. In summer as in winter, the magnificent region offers a range of active and varied holidays.
The JUFA family hotel inspires young and old with modern furnished rooms and direct access to ski slopes and well developed hiking trails. A via ferrata and high-rope course await professionals and beginners. Water sports enthusiasts and swimmers can relax in the refreshing Altaussee – JUFA guests will find an exclusive bathing area.
Diving in mysterious Grundlsee is a real highlight. If you opt for a cycling tour, you will enjoy flowering meadows, mystical lakes, impressive mountain slopes and inviting snack stations in just one day! In the in-house sauna area, guests may choose between the Finnish sauna, aromatic herbs vapours and the warmth of the infrared cabins – start your next hiking, climbing or skiing tours in a relaxed and fit state. The sun terrace with a café invites to a cozy chat with friends or family, don´t forget sun protection! For the elder kids, there is a large playground, the little ones are in the best of hands in the small children’s play room. An indoor cinema and a sports hall provide variety and exciting framework programs.
Where knaves previously prospected for "white gold" from the mountains and Emperor Franz Joseph used to spend his hiking holidays, nowadays, the popular and world-famous Ausseerland offers its guests unforgettable holiday moments!
- 48 rooms with SH/WC/TV/Safe
- Free WiFi
- Parking on-site free of charge
Private swimming area
on the lake
- Spa area
- Dogs welcome (May to October)
- Ski storage room and dry room
- right next to the slope
Seminars & Events
- for up to 60 participants
Sport, School & Fun
- Mini Sports Hall
- In- & outdoor playground
- Indoor - children´s play area
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Location & getting here
The JUFA Hotel Altaussee is located in a completely quiet place at the foot of the mountain Loser at Altausee in the middle of beautiful nature. It is a perfect base for infinite adventures. It can be reached easily by car and only 4 km from the village center. Guests can make use of the free parking spaces for cars and buses.
Arriving by car
Travelling from Graz: Coming on the A9 – at the exit Selzthal turn left on the 320 Ennstal main road direction Radstadt/Schladming/Liezen – at the roundabout take the third exit direction Salzburg/Schladming – continue on the B320 Ennstal main road – at Trautenfels stay right (Signs to Bad Aussee/B145/Bad Mitterndorf) – continue straight on until B 145 Salzkammergut-main road – continue on the B 145 Salzkammergut main road – through the town Bad Aussee, follow the road until Altaussee – turn right in Hiasngasse – follow the road until Lichtersberg – at the sign Salzwelten Altaussee turn left uphill – follow the road until the end.
Travelling from Salzburg: On the B158 Wolfgangsee main road via Fuschl, St. Gilgen, Bad Ischl – in Bad Ischl take the B145 Salzkammergut main road – continue via Bad Goisern and the Pötschen pass until just before the Altaussee – before the entrance to the town turn left – turn right direction Puchen – at Puchen turn left – at the 1st possibility turn right direction Lichtersberg – go straight on to Lichtersberg – at the sign Salzwelten Altaussee turn left and continue uphill – follow the road until the end.
Travelling by train
The perennial share taxi "Narzissenjet" in the Ausseerland region gets you to severals stops in Altaussee, Bad Aussee and Grundlsee – directly from your JUFA hotel. With this flexible and convenient service, it is even easier to be on the way without your car.
You can save a lot of cash with the Salzkammergut Experience Card: Discounts of up to 30% on the most popular attractions and leisure activities in Salzkammergut. Free of charge if staying more than three nights!
Best attractions in the local areaShow map
Grafenwiese night toboggan run in Tauplitz
On two runners you speed down into the valley – and there is plenty to laugh about. On the special hire toboggans, the drag lift takes you comfortably up the mountain, and then rushes back down the prepared piste at up to 60 km/h – this provides plenty of adrenaline. Combined with a hearty stop at a mountain hut, you can look forward to an atmospheric and adventurous experience. The Grafenwiese-Rodelbahn is located directly in the Tauplitz ski area with a car park on the toboggan run.
Further information: Grafenwiese night toboggan run (opening hours, prices, etc.)
Kammerhofmuseum Bad Aussee
The purpose of this local history museum is to show visitors the history and folk culture of the Ausseerland in an engaging way, which includes the way traditions have developed in relation to the local environment.
Dorf der Tiere (The Village of Animals)
Children will have a great time at the Dorf der Tiere at Abersee am Wolfgangsee where they will be able to view, stroke and feed a number of domestic animals, including rabbits, ponies, donkeys, ducks, goats, llamas …. This special experience is sure to become one of your favourite memories of your holiday!
Seminars & conferences
The JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** is not only a popular holiday destination, but also provides an expert service for businesses wishing to holdseminars, training events, team meetings or workshops that are run over several days.
You will be able to make use of our seminar and meeting room, which is equipped with the latest technology. You will find that not only our modern facilities will make your event more productive, but the variety of indoor and outdoor activities available at the JUFA Hotel Altausee*** will also enable you to recharge your batteries.
We will be more than happy to help you with the organization and implementation of your plans.
For further information, please contact the JUFA Hotel directly. Our team will be happy to provide you with all the information you need!
Sporty in Altaussee
Sports clubs and school parties are all catered for. JUFA Hotels are located in perfect settings for challenging sporting activities and are an ideal base from which to embark on a range of sporting adventures.
How about a sports week in Altaussee? Would you like to work up a sweat on your family or skiing holiday? The JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** has first rate facilities: The sports hall is a particularly inviting place to get some exercise.
There is also a wide range of activities on offer in the great outdoors during a sports holiday, whether it is mountain biking in the regions Dachstein-Salzkammergut, Bad Ischl or Traunsee or hiking at the Loser adventure mountain, whether skiing on a ski holiday or exciting snowshoe trips in the captivating winter landscape – the JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** guarantees that you will stay fit on the family holiday.
For more information, please contact the JUFA Hotel directly. Our team will be more than happy to provide you with all the information you need!
Experiential education programmes
A strong team spirit and a positive working atmosphere cannot always be taken for granted. However, the ability to develop trusting working relationships can be learned. The JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** has the perfect facilities to suit your methods, whether you are supervising a programme for school-aged children or running training activities for an association or a company.
Between the Altaussee Salt Worlds and the Loser-Sandling ski resort you can expect a lot: A modernly equipped seminar and workshop room as well as an in-house sports hall are available for you.
Outdoor Adventure Programmes from JUFA and Outback: Additionally www.outback.at in cooperation with the JUFA Hotels Altaussee***, Bad Aussee*** and Grundlsee*** offers a wide range of programmes. From climbing to sea kayak tours, there is something for everyone.
Looking for tips for group excursions? The many activities and destinations in close proximity to the JUFA Hotel Altaussee*** mean you are spoiled for choice, for example Altaussee Salt Worlds, 3-Lakes Tour, Omunduntn Climbing Park, Altaussee Boat Trip, Kammerhof Museum, Alpine Garden, Aussee Gingerbread bakers, Dachstein Glacier and much more.
Please contact the JUFA hotel directly for further information. Our team will be more than happy to provide you with all the information you need!