Dachstein West, Austria
About Jutel Obertraun
The Jutel Obertraun is a modern youth hotel in the village of Obertraun, close to the Halstatt Lake in an area of outstanding natural beauty recognised as a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1997.
There is a cable car railway from Obertraun up to the Krippenstein “Free Ride” ski area which which offers mainly off piste and cross country skiing.
The ski area of Dachstein West is 20 minutes away at Gosau which is ideal for families and schools and a popular resort for all abilities.
The large dining room provides breakfast and a 3 course evening meal. Hot lunch is available on the mountain.
The property was completely renovated in 2006 and has a capacity of 125 beds.
Students are accommodated in mainly 3 and 4 bedded en suite rooms.
Party Leaders are accommodated in double rooms. All rooms are en suite.
The large dining room provides breakfast and a 3 course evening meal. Groups are provided with lunch vouchers, which can be redeemed at various mountain restaurants.
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.