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Good walking area

We went up the mountain on 2 occasions, on the first we walked across to the chair lift and took... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Esher, United Kingdom

We walked up to the ski lift from the Grand Hotel. It was quite a hike. Taking the lift the rest of... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Lindsey R
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The Schmitten in Zell am See provides numerous offers on the mountain as well as on lake Zell. In summertime and in wintertime the focus is on the topics sport, family, panorama view, enjoyment & art.
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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We went up the mountain on 2 occasions, on the first we walked across to the chair lift and took that down to half way and then walked the rest of the way into Zell am See. to be fair the better walks and views...More

Thank Steve25_12
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We walked up to the ski lift from the Grand Hotel. It was quite a hike. Taking the lift the rest of the way to the top was wonderful. At the top there is a little chapel and a restaurant. Lots of places to hike...More

2  Thank Lindsey R
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is a good ski area for first timers or beginner skiers. The area itself is quite small as it offers about 30-35 runs, all predominantly blue runs as a lot of the red runs (All subjective) feel like blues. The black run that leads...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Ive visited in 2015 , you should know ski basics if you are planing to try skying . It is not that easy play .

Thank IbrahimA3045
Reviewed 29 April 2018

nice area with some stunning views (on a clear day!), Zell am Zee, it's a wonderful town but the road through the center is a little busy, make sure you go into the old town for a more chilled experience. The runs are good, beware...More

Thank MrCJCG
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time here. Accessed by City Express. If did not seem crowded at all. The longest lift line was about 5 minutes. But mostly we just skied right up to the lift. It got very slushy at bottom - but was ok...More

Thank Mid-Kate
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Too many people. Easy (blue) slopes are not very different from medium (red). Lovely view on Zell am See. Would prefer to ski in Kaprun.

Thank A A
Reviewed 18 March 2018

A good ski area with modern good infrastructure and if snow is slushy or not so good get on the bus and go down the road to ski Kaprun which is snow sure, the mountain restaurants we tryed were all of a good quality and...More

Thank Skel2014
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a weeks skiing in Zell. The weather was good with fresh snow regularly throughout the week. Trouble was, it was quite warm some days so the bottom of the slopes were quite lumpy, but it was freezing at night so...More

1  Thank Molly M
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My favourite area ever! Lovely runs and we were so lucky to have great snow. This is a great place for those on blue and red runs as there are loads at the top of the mountain. The bars and restaurants are good and don't...More

Thank Linda W
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Vanessa D
13 July 2018|
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Response from MrCJCG | Reviewed this property |
Virtualy all the trails in the area are free, some exceptions are clearly marked, but there are vast walking and hiking opportunities in the area. The town has a tourist info place (Kaprun / Zell am Zee) where you can get... More
15 April 2018|
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Response from A A | Reviewed this property |
There are ski buses you can take. The link is here Go to kitzsteinhorn.at/en/skiing-resort/service/ski-bus