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Snow and sun

The wild Kaiser is one of the largest and most modern ski areas I have visited but still has that... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Ian S
Brooklyn, New York
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Nestled beautifully in the Kaisergebirge

Ellmau is an excellent little village with much to offer both in the winter as well as the summer... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2016
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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| Tourismusverband Wilder Kaiser, Ellmau 6352, Austria
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We went for new year and unfortunately the snow was lacking and i think it would have been great had there been real snow. Ellmau is quite low compared to some of the other notable ski resorts. There are many snow machines so this made...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The wild Kaiser is one of the largest and most modern ski areas I have visited but still has that great old school charm.In modern I mean the facilities in old school I mean all the ski huttes dotted all over this vast mountain range....More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Ellmau is an excellent little village with much to offer both in the winter as well as the summer season. Easily accessible, it is only an hour and a half away from Munich by road or rail. Bus connections available to the train stations of...More

Thank Zofia69
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Was there before the snow season, it wasn't as nice as Livigno in italy but it was also due to the fact that we were in the first week of the ski season. Ellmau is situated in the ski welt area, along 4 or 5...More

Thank Fanie W
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The new gondola provides a fast service to the top of the Hart Kaiser. Good skiing even at the end of March.

Thank IMS85
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We stayed in the suite above the bar this year. Very quiet suite with unbelievable views. The renovated rooms are 5 star. This is a hotel on the way up. We come every year for the food mainly but the spa makes it an unforgettable...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Great again. Our second year and the new cable car has got rid of the queues ( I missy he old train) Good skiing at high level but soft at the villages. Third visit already booked.

Thank Parttimer2
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Hotel Hochfilzer is undoubtedly our first choice with the family who run the hotel gong way above the call of duty. Their staff have been with them for many years and are hardworking, accommodating and friendly every year.

Thank springcottage82
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Ellmau is a very Austrian village. Skiing area is extensive with reasonable lifts not to many black runs, so easy skiing.

Thank StephenJonesburton
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The combination of nice ski runs from very easy to expert level makes this place a very easy solution for a family with different skiing skills. 8 Person funicular and 6 seaters make sure you do nt wait at any station. Even in high season...More

Thank Oliver R
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Response from Jim_Oxford | Reviewed this property |
The nearest main train stations to Ellmau are Wőrgl (10km), Kufstein (10km) and St Johann in Tirol (21km) with regular post bus services running from train stations to Sőll, Scheffau, Ellmau and Going.
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Response from RJ046 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Chris and Clive, Ellmau is a beautiful alpine resort. My understanding is that you will be travelling during winter, so I will describe the winter setup (we've never been there in the summer - yet). Indeed in the winter... More