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Train, hike and ski at Hochkar in Mostviertel
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Hiking, climbing, rafting, skiing and exercising at an altitude of 1,500 m. This JUFA Sport-Resort lies directly in the Göstling Alps, one of the most beautiful Alpine regions of Eastern Austria. Sports enthusiasts and active families will find ideal conditions at Hochkar.
Winter and summer – the sports resort offers modern training facilities at the high-altitude sports centre for both professional and ambitious leisure sports enthusiasts. Sports enthusiasts will find indoors 4-way sports halls, a gymnasium, table tennis room and bowling alley; outdoors there is an artificial turf pitch and Fun court, a sprinting track and a hard court. With so much training, regeneration is an important subject! Therefore our Wellness areas with sauna, steam bath and infrared cabin pamper our guests. Massages loosen the muscles and are always bookable.
Children’s play and active areas, a café with a sun terrace and an inn are a special incentive for families. By the way, dogs are welcome! Enjoy breathing the air on summer evenings and enjoy the great panorama – in clear weather conditions the view stretches from the Bohemian Forest to the Dachstein. Our tip: Let the day end cosily with a glass of wine under the stars!
The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** in Mostviertel is an ideal seminar hotel due to its modernly equipped seminar and workshop rooms with free WLAN, charming surroundings and numerous sports facilities.
In winter, the popular Hochkar Ski Resort offers well prepared slopes and snow guaranteed areas for winter sports enthusiasts. The Ybbstaler Salt Water Spa can be reached quickly by bus from the JUFA hotel and is definitely worth a visit. Guided hikes, the Hochkar lifts and 157 km of marked hiking trails make the Hochkar a popular hiking area for all age groups. Rafting, high-ropes course, climbing routes and cave trekking are other leisure activities during the warm season. The Hochkar Cave is an exciting excursion destination for children: With a total length of 500 m it is one of the deepest caves in Lower Austria.
- 73 rooms with SH/WC/TV/Safe
- Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
- On the slope
- Parking on-site free of charge
- Café & Sun terrace
- Games room
- Wellness area
- Disabled access / obstacle-free
Dogs are welcome
(May to October)
- Ski storage room and dry room
Seminars & Events
- Workshop and Seminar facilities
Sport, School, Adventure
- 4-way Sports Hall
- Gym room/ Fitness room
- Indoor - children's play area
- Bowling alley
Feel comfortable on vacation...
Location & getting here
The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport Resort*** is located in the east of Austria, just a few kilometres from the market town of Göstling. It is a perfect base from which to embark on infinite adventures and can be reached easily by car. Guests can make use of the free parking spaces for cars and buses.
Arriving by car
Take the MO1 and MO13 lines from Waidhofen to the JUFA Hochkar Sport Hotel (“Talstation Hochkar Bergbahnen“).
Travelling by train
Visit over 50 attractions and programs for free! Whoever is keen to discover, try out and take full advantage of the many wonders on offer in the Mostviertel region will most certainly benefit from the complimentary “Wild Wonders Card”.
Best attractions in the local areaShow map
Cross-country skiing in Göstling-Hochreit
In the cross-country skiing centre Panoramaloipe Hochreit, there are six cross-country ski runs. Light or medium difficulty, classic cross-country skiing or skating: Here you will find the right trail for your requirements whether you are a leisurely cross-country skier or a professional.
In summary: 29 cross-country trails (classic) / 10 cross-country trails (skating)
Winter sports holiday in: JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort (20.9 km)
Ski Resort Hochkar
The Hochkar Ski Resort operates 8 modern lifts and 2 conveyors. On 19 kilometres of slopes you can move through a unique Lower Austrian panorama. Incidentally, the Hochkar is known in Austria as a World Cup runners preparation ground. Enjoy high snow guarantee and the comfortable retreats.
In summary: 19 kilometres of slopes / 9 lifts
Skiing holiday at the: JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport Resort ✓at the Piste
The Mendlingtal Erlebniswelt is one of the last “Holztrift” (literally “wood drift”) facilities in Austria. This is where the wood that was felled and had drifted down the streams and rivers would be collected and stored. You will find yourself on what is called the “Holzweg” or “wood way”. There is much to discover on the themed walks, including the Schmiedegesellenhaus (blacksmith’s) Museum, the Venetian sawmill, the “Holztrift” facility, the flour mill and very importantly the Hammerherrenhaus, which is a delightful guest house with a children’s playground.
Seminars & conferences
The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** 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.
Königsberg, Ötscher, Dürrenstein, Hochkar. The 4 seminar rooms at the hotel are named after these 4 spectacular mountains. The facilities provided in these rooms ensure that meetings and conferences are able to reach similar heights and scope.
The rooms vary in size from 60m² to 180m² and there is sufficient room for both physical and mental activities.
You will find that not only our modern technical facilities will make your event more productive, but the variety of indoor and outdoor activities available at the JUFA Hotel Hochkar will also enable you to recharge your batteries. We will be more than happy to help you with the organisation and implementation of your plans.
Please contact the JUFA hotel directly for further information. Our team will be happy to provide you with all the information you need!
Sporty in Hochkar
The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** is located in the Gössling Alps at 1.400 metres above sea level. The Höhensportzentrum offers excellent professional sports facilities for sports clubs, sports associations and training camps. The quality and choice of sports and leisure facilities make the JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** the perfect choice for groups visiting the Eastern Alps at any time of the year.
Excellent modern facilities
Modern well-equipped rooms, seminar and workshop rooms, café and restaurant, sauna and steam room, various sports facilities and various sports facilities offer an optimal infrastructure for training camps and further education. Perfect for events, via ferrata and climbing courses.
- 73 well-equipped rooms
- seminar and workshop rooms
- quad sports hall
- multiple sports facility
- altitude chamber
- via ferrata in the vicinity
More benefits at a glance:
- Sports hall: 45 x 36 m / Height: 7 m
- Volleyball: 2 main courts, 4 training courts
- Basketball: 2 main courts, 2 training courts
- Handball: 1 main court, 2 training courts
- Floorball: 1 large court, 4 small courts
- Badminton: 12 courts
- Futsal: 2 main courts, 4 training courts
- Martial arts: 1.620 m² with an assortment of gym mats
- Climbing wall: Height 10 m
- Gym: 18 x 12 m
- Gym/fitness room: 8,8 x 5,6 m
- Weights room
- Track and field facility:
- High jump
- Long jump and triple jump
- 4x 100 m tracks
- Artificial turf pitch 20 x 18 m
- Multible sports facility with Tartan coating: 30 x 18 m
- Hard sports area: 36 x 18 m
- Bowling alley
- Wellness centre with sauna, steam room, infrared cabin and relaxation room
- Massage room
- Table tennis
Enjoy a great sports holiday and sports stay in our hotel. We look forward to you!
Sport-Resorts & Training Camps Brochure
In the JUFA Sport-Resorts sports clubs of all disciplines as well as hobby sportsmen find modern infrastructure and excellent training conditions. Download brochure now!
Experiential education programmes
A strong team spirit and a positive working atmosphere cannot be taken for granted. However, the ability to develop trusting working relationships can be learned. The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** has the perfect facilities to suit your particular methods, whether you are supervising a programme for school-aged children or for an association or for company.
Modern, well equipped seminar and workshop rooms of up to 180m² are available for your team building activities.
Are you looking for an outstanding experience for your next team excursion? The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** has some highlights ready for you: Rafting on alpine rivers, cave adventures with Flying Fox, sport climbing course and high rope course, canyoning, climbing and much more.
School classes experience special moments in the high-altitude sports centre. On artificial turf pitches you learn a lot about team spirit. The JUFA Hotel Hochkar – Sport-Resort*** is an ideal place for clubs, classes and groups to develop effective team skills.
Please contact the JUFA Hotel directly for further information. Our team will be happy to provide you with all the information you need!
For students and apprentices up to the age of 24, the best way to travel is with the top youth ticket from VOR – Der Verkehrsverbund: For only € 60/year, all public transport services in Vienna, Lower Austria and Burgenland can be used without limit, even during the holiday. Which means an especially low-priced journey to our JUFA Hotel!
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