Bad Hofgastein

Overview

Badhofgastein is located at the foot of the Gastein valley at 859 metres. The Village is the quieter of the two Gastein villages with a pleasant pedestrianised centre. The skiing is a shuttle bus ride from the town centre.

Positive

  • Good extensive ski area
  • Reliable snow
  • Thermal spa

Negative

  • Quiet apres ski
  • Little for beginners
  • No real expert challenges on piste

Offslope/apres ski

Quiet by Austrian standards although there are plenty of quite busy bars to enjoy at the end of the days skiing. The Thermal spa facilities are second to none.

Our View

For those seeking the Ski and Spa experience Bad Hofgastein is a wonderful choice with some top quality hotels in the programme.

At a glance

Chalets:
0
Hotel & Apartments:
6
Pistes:
250kms
Resort height:
859 metres
Top station:
2686 metres

Suitability

Experts:
3 stars
Intermediates:
4 stars
Beginners:
1 stars
Non-Skiers:
4 stars
Scenery:
4 stars
Resort charm:
4 stars
Nightlife:
2 stars