The spacious apartment sleeps 7 people in two double rooms and one triple room. There is a large dining table, a well equipped kitchen with a hob, oven and microwave. The apartment is situated on the 1st floor with lift access from the parking garage. There is basement which houses the ski lockers. In winter the 860km of prepared slopes with 270 modern lifts is a skier and snowboarders dream. The ski bus stops 15m from the door and it is possible to walk to the ‘Grafenberg’ gondola which is approx 500m. The 'Flying Mozart' gondola is a similar distance but uphill and easily reached by the bus which stops outside the apartment. Both have good car parking and the two mountain peaks are linked by the new G-Link cable car, which gets you quickly between the two, with no need for cars or buses. There are 2 ski schools in the village, both of which offer excellent tuition for groups and individuals.
Skiing: The Austrian ski resort of Wagrain is part of the Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area with access to 138 individual pistes. In addition to the skiing in Wagrain itself (350km of piste ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Salzburger Sportwelt ski resorts of Altenmarkt, Filzmoos, Flachau, Goldegg, Kleinarl, Radstadt, St. Johann-Alpendorf and Zauchensee. All of these are served by the local free ski bus service. The area is accessible to all levels of skiers; for those just starting out through to the expert.
With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable. Snow making - Wagrain is able to augment natural snow through the use of 60 Snow Cannons.
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 100 Ski Lifts of Wagrain are able to uplift 22,977 skiers per hour. Resort altitude 850m.
In summer Wagrain has over 140km of marked hiking and walking paths and clearly marked mountain bike trails for exploring the surrounding mountains. Summer Skiing is also possible on the nearby glaciers. Wasserwelt, a large water park, is 700m and walkable with good parking provided.
Situated in the centre of the village, you have a good choice of restaurants and cafes. A large supermarket, bank, baker and deli are all on the doorstep along with a good range of clothing and ski and gift shops. In the summer months, there is a fabulous season ticket to local attractions or the wider Salzberg area (Wagrainer card and Salzbergerland card)
Travel: Salzburg Airport is just one hours drive away. There are three airports within 3 hours drive, Munich, Graz and Innsbruck all served by low cost airlines. There is a Wagrain website which gives full details of winter and summer activities.
Salzburg is the closest airport, less than 1 hours drive from Wagrain. There is a train service from Salzburg to St Johann im Pongau, which is 9km from Wagrain and served by bus or taxi. A car is not essential, but useful if you want to explore the surrounding area.
The apartment is in the centre of Wagrain opposite the market square.
There are 3 supermarkets within walking distance of the apartment.
Further Details: There is a large walled balcony to 2 sides of the apartment with garden furniture.
There is a good selection of restaurants, cafes and shops. There is a bank opposite with a cash point and next door to the bank is the tourist information office.
There is a fantastic water park with indoor and outdoor pools, water slides, spa and sauna facilities approx 10 min walk from the apartment.