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5 day sky

I ski for 5 days, I can say that the tracks are well maintained. For my luck I had sun and snow... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
PaulDo87
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Medias, Romania
Super skiing

Great skiing area , long cruising runs great views. 3 resorts with easy access. Good modern lift... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Hd1966
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

I ski for 5 days, I can say that the tracks are well maintained. For my luck I had sun and snow every day. It was a great experience. Recommends over 160 km of tracks

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PaulDo87
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Great skiing area , long cruising runs great views. 3 resorts with easy access. Good modern lift system no queues.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Hd1966
Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was a quaint town that has done quite a bit of remodeling since 2010. Most of the main part of the city looks new and remodeled. We enjoyed meandering through the town and seeing the waterfall at different points. Two-three hours is sufficient to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank blainreeves
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Except of old funicular coming from Bad Hofgastein (where you easily spend 40 minutes during morning, waiting in a line), everything is nice. Functioning not crowded, big variety of slopes, everybody will find his/her favourite ones. Dorfgastein ski resort (8 km by car from Hofgastein)...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank PetrP
Reviewed 17 March 2018

+ Many slopes to choose from (black, red, blue) + The slopes are wide - even if many people are there, it is never overcrowded + No waiting time at the lifts + Many lifts to choose from + Good bus lines + Breathtaking view!...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank VivianaS1120
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Excellent resort for experienced skiers that enjoy cruising wide friendly red pistes. Not for beginners, even the ski schools find difficulty in finding easier slopes. Apres ski is limited, enough bars and restaurants, but could not be described as lively.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank davbrad123
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I came on Tuesday and spent 4 ski days in this resort. The first thing that got me is the wide area of most paths which is really great. After the 1st day I can say I found several long tracks and as said they...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank AsafSh
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I've been to a lot of ski places, but this certainly ranks in the top 3. Some really long runs, great conditions, and a well taken care of mountain. Great Food as well. I don't see many mountains around the world comparing to some of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank FreeM357
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely ski area that is set to become even better in 2019. If you are looking for excellent challenging Skiing but minimal queues for lifts etc. then give this ski area A go.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Snow was good the week we stayed and all the slopes were in good condition the whole week. We had a great sunny day on Sportgastein with beautiful pistes (blue and red) and lots of good off-piste too. Good selection of red runs and blue...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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neillark
14 November 2018|
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Response from Hd1966 | Reviewed this property |
Nursery slopes in angletal are great to get the ski legs going. Once you get going the blue runs in both bad gastein and hofgastein are wide enough for beginners. Dorfgastein 20mins down the valley on the ski bus also offers... More
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Fitz1998
24 October 2018|
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Response from Hd1966 | Reviewed this property |
Thermal spa complex in both bad hofgastein and gastein. Take the lift up from bad gastein to visit the suspension bridge. Take the ski bus to sportgastein at the head of the valley. Winter walking on prepared paths. Plenty... More
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