Zell am See / Kaprun, Austria
About Jugendhotel Notburgahof
The Jugendhotel Notburgahof has been welcoming school groups to Zell am See for many years. The hotel is in the centre of the village of Piesendorf, which has all the local amenities.
Students can start the week learning to ski on the nearby slopes in Walchen, Kaprun or Zell am see. Later in the week they can explore the whole of Zell am See and also ski at 3029m on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier.
The Notburgahof has a spacious open-plan dining room, which can be used in the evenings as common rooms.
There are a total of 130 beds in 37 rooms. Students are accommodated in 4-6 bedded rooms, whilst teachers are in 2-4 bedded rooms. All rooms are en suite.
Breakfast is served buffet style. A packed lunch is provided for the slopes and the 3-course evening meal is served to the table. Tap water is available at all meals on request.
You may be charged a damage deposit on arrival.
- Spacious open-plan dining room Free Tea bar
- Chat & Chill lounge
- Sports hall
- Cinema area at reception for small groups
- Games room with table tennis and air hockey
- Wood burner lounge with board games
- Seminar room with multimedia facilities (projector, DVD, Playstation with karaoke etc.)
- Free wireless
- Sauna (adults only)
- Please bring your own towels
- Coach parking close to hotel
Inclusive lift pass: 6 day Europa pass - covers all lifts in Zell am See and Kaprun (including the Kitzsteinhorn glacier) and Saalbach-Hinterglemm
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.