St. Wolfgang ski holidays

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  • Piste Map Key

    Postalm: Lifts include 1 chairlift & 6 draglifts 
    Dachstein West (Gosau): Lifts include 8 gondolas, 12 chairlifts & 25 draglifts

  • Essentials

    • Resort Height

      540m (1,772ft)

    • Transfer time

      Salzburg 1hr 15mins

    • Typical costs

      draught beer €2.90
      bottle of house wine €18
      coffee €2.50
      burger & fries €5.50

    • Fly from


    • Less than 2 hour transfer

    • Advanced Ski Rating


    • Intermediates Ski Rating


    • Beginners Ski Rating


    • Snowboarding Rating


    More about the skiing in St. Wolfgang

  • So what's it like?

    A picturesque lakeside resort with winter activities for all

    In the heart of the Austrian Lake District, St. Wolfgang provides a stunning Winter Wonderland setting perfect for beginner to intermediate skiers and non-skiers alike. The village with its cobbled streets is nestled at the foot of the frozen lake providing a touch of magical Narnia to your skiing experience. Both of St. Wolfgang’s ski areas are reached by bus (45mins/1hr 30mins) with spectacular views on route. The ‘winter paradise’ package is a must for a full winter wonderland experience jam packed full of snow activities.

    • Buy 1 lift pass get 1 half price

      Head out to the slopes here to take advantage of this buy 1 lift pass get 1 half price offer.

      Terms apply.

    Ski information

    Ski Information Beginners

    St. Wolfgang is a beginner's paradise. The Postalm has an extensive range of easy slopes on which to gain confidence (on occasion, lessons may also be taken on the Puchberg nursery slopes just outside St. Wolfgang). Complete novices will enjoy learning with our special 'First Time’ packages.

    Ski Information Intermediates

    The Postalm is ideal for improving your skiing technique in very picturesque surroundings. Dachstein West (Gosau) is also well worth a visit for a day or two. It is a large, more challenging area, primarily made up of red runs.

    Ski Information Advanced

    Skiing for experts is limited on the Postalm. However, there are some great runs to tackle in Dachstein West (Gosau), with 141km of piste.

    More about the skiing in St. Wolfgang


    St. Wolfgang offers a choice of friendly bars where you can relax and compare your ski stories. Try: · Kap Horn · Kraftstoff Bar · Grabovski Bar · Fun evening entertainment programme with your Crystal rep!


    · cross-country skiing 'taster’ course · Operetta evening · ice skating (when lake is frozen) · sleigh rides · snowshoe walks · thermal baths in Bad Ischl · Schnapps tasting and candle lit walks

    Eating out

    A choice of pubs and cafés, where you can enjoy a drink or coffee and cakes. A variety of restaurants available, serving traditional specialities. Please note: Some restaurants are closed in January

    Other amenities

    · Excursion to Salzburg · Post bus service to Bad Ischl (local spa town) · Shops · Banks

    Other information - Cities

    Ski Bus
    Runs 2-3 times a day to and from Postalm
    Runs once a day to and from Gosau
    Approx. outward journey times: 0915, 1115 (Postalm) and 0900 (Gosau)

    Winter Wonderland

    The 'winter paradise' package is a must for a full winter wonderland experience jam packed full of snow activities, which include the following: · cross-country skiing taster · cross-country day tour · snow-shoe walking including a small snack · day trip to Salzburg

    All for approx. €82 per adult and €57 per child.

    Available with holidays departing from 24/12 to 10/03 (minimum child age 10 years incl; tuition and equipment included, where appropriate. Activities take place throughout the week, programme available on arrival, subject to weather conditions).

    Please note: Winter Wonderland activities take place during the day therefore you cannot do Winter Wonderland and ski/board school or First Time Skiing/Boarding.

    Special offers for winter 14/15

    • Pre-book superior skis and swap for a snowboard as often as you like.

    Kids ski free
    • Free lift pass for children born 2009 or later.

Ski accommodation in St. Wolfgang

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  • Flights/rail transport and accommodation
  • 20kg baggage allowance (when flying with Thomson Airways)
  • Return transfers or car hire
  • All compulsory taxes and charges
  • All room and under occupancy supplements as per your party

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