Dachstein West, Austria
About Jugendgästehaus Gosauschmied
The family run Jugendgästehaus Gosauschmied is located in the village of Gosau, close to the Gosau Lake and 1.5km from the lifts. Gosau has a good selection of shops and bars as well as an indoor swimming pool and bowling.
The ski area of Dachstein West is virtually on the doorstep and is ideal for families and schools and a popular resort for all abilities.
Breakfast and a three course evening meal are served in the main dining room. Packed lunches are provided to be taken up to the slopes.
The Gästehaus has 125 beds, mainly 2-8 bedded rooms with bunk beds for pupils. All rooms are en suite.
Party Leaders are allocated standard 4 bedded en suite rooms with two bunk beds, but generally only two or a maximum of three will share a room.
All rooms are modern, bright and spacious.
You may be charged a damage deposit on arrival.
Inclusive lift pass: Gosau, Russbach, Zwieselalm, Annaberg
Lifts to: 1650m
Total number of lifts: 29
Marked pistes: 77km
Longest run: 4km
Ski bus included: Yes
Lift pass photo required: No
Snow cannon coverage: 85%
By coach: Friday departures. Journey time from Calais: 16 hours.
By air: Munich, transfer 2.5 hours.
Blue runs: 7
Red runs: 63
Black runs: 7
Dachstein West has a friendly, modern and extensive ski area. It is recommended for both beginners and intermediates.
Ice skating: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl
Shops/Cafés: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl
Austrian bowling: Obertraun / Gmunden/Bad Goisern/ Bad Ischl
Swimming: Gosau/ Bad Ischl
Pizza night: Bad Goisern / Bad Ischl
We include a programme of free in-house evening entertainment at each of our hotels and centres in this area.