Zell am See / Kaprun, Austria
"Excellent hotel. Very pleased with it"
Samuel Ward Academy
About JUFA Kaprun
The hotel is located on a quiet road in the centre of Kaprun and takes approximately 160 guests. There is a large dining room with a winter garden and terrace.
Lifts in Kaprun are within walking distance and there is a wide variety of skiing available within the region. Kaprun has the Tauern Spa, a winter roller-coaster and a snowshow on Mondays in Peak season.
Guests walk to the slopes on their first day starting from right in the centre of Kaprun. They then progress to the local Maiskogel. Guests can then choose between the wooded runs of Zell am see (10 minute drive away) or the higher alpine skiing on the glacier (Snow conditions permitting).
The hotel can accommodate approximately 160 people.
Pupils are accommodated in rooms sleeping from 4-6. The majority of rooms are fully en suite.
Teachers are accommodated in 2 and 3 bedded rooms with shower or shower/WC.
Guests should bring their own towels.
You may be charged a damage deposit on arrival.
- Fully refurbished in 2010
- 3 seminar rooms with conference facilities
- Table tennis and table football
- Large bar and seating area at reception
- Coach parking behind hotel
- Internet access (payable locally)
- Public payphone
- Mobile phone chargers
- Sauna and spa
A hot meal on the glacier can be arranged instead of a packed lunch upon prior arrangement with the hotelier and subject to a small surcharge.
Inclusive lift pass: 6 day Europa pass - covers all lifts in Zell am See and Kaprun, including the Kitzsteinhorn glacier
Lifts to: 3029m
Total number of lifts: 56
Marked pistes: 130km
Longest run: 6.5km
Ski bus included: Yes
Lift pass photo required: No
Snow cannon coverage: 60%
By coach: Departs Friday from school. Journey time from Calais - 16 hours.
By air: Flights to Munich. Coach transfer to resort - 3 hours.
Blue runs: 18
Red runs: 22
Black runs: 9
Beginners can enjoy top-of-the-mountain skiing - returning by gondola, gentle and open nursery slopes in the village as well as the Areitalm and the mid station of the Zellerbergbahn.
Intermediates will cover lots of ground on challenging runs and will appreciate the efficient interlinking lift system.
Swimming: Zell am See
Ice skating: Zell am See
Austrian bowling: Kaprun
Shops/Cafés: Zell am See and Kaprun
Llama walking: Kaprun
Ice hockey match (to watch): Zell am See
Pizza night: Zell am See / Kaprun
Ski show: Kaprun
Thermal baths: Kaprun
Discos: Zell am See
Mountain coaster: Kaprun
We also include a programme of free in-house evening entertainment at each of our hotels in this resort.