Model flying at hotel Glocknerhof
Model flying holidays for the whole family? Quite normal for us. The RC hotel for model flying Glocknerhof attracts with thermals, the most beautiful flight field in Austria and its own model flying school – and that at any time of the year. For the rest of the family, the Hotel Glocknerhof offers a wide range of leisure activities.
Model flying on holidays
Guests of the Glocknerhof can stay on the various airfields all year round, fly freely with their own model airplanes and use the entire infrastructure. Clubs and aviation groups are also welcome. We will be happy to find an appointment.
RC Flying holidays with the family
While dad and the kids devote themselves to model flying, mom can relax on the sun terrace. A top all-round offer ensures that the whole family spends a great holidays and no one gets bored.
Model flying holidays in Carinthia
Airfield & Hill soaring
Model flight school
Rules & Regulations
Prospectus: Holidays with model airplanes
In the brochure you will find everything about model flying holidays, flying school for glider, motorplane and helicopter, events and room rates at Hotel Glocknerhof.
Download: Model flying holidays [pdf]
The airfields from the Glocknerhof
Model airfield Glocknerhof
The model airfield of the Hotel Glocknerhof is located directly under the hotel and can be used by hotel guests free of charge. It consists of the main field with 200 m long short mown grass runway and the hovering field. The airfield offers every comfort such as set-up tables, electricity, water, Wi-Fi, toilets, drinks and more.
Hill soaring area Rottenstein
The gliding slope of the Glocknerhof is located on the Rottenstein and is exclusively available to hotel guests. It is located at 1,350 m above sea level and is best suited for gliders up to 4 m wingspan. A south-east slope with a stone-free landing area awaits the pilot. The slope is easily accessible via an asphalt road.
Model airfield Amlach
The model airfield in Amlach can also be used by hotel guests for a small fee and is located only 10 minutes away from the hotel.
Model flight school Glocknerhof
Learn model flying on holidays
Model aircraft building service
Up to the turnkey flight model
Events for model flying
There is always something going on.
Model flying in winter
Winter holidays with flying
Also in winter you can fly at the model airfield Glocknerhof. Part of the slope is groomed and most of the time it is sunny. Flying on the snow is best with gliders, helicopters and powered planes with skids, floats or big wheels from 11 am to 3 pm. The craft rooms in the hotel can be used freely for building and repairs. Please let us know your interest in flying in winter when booking.
Course rules and regulations
The court rules must be observed. The new EU Regulation (EU) 2019/947 also applies at Hotel Glocknerhof. In addition to the liability insurance for model flight, the new EU certificate of competence A1/A3 is also required. Please also affix a registration number on the models or in the battery compartment.
Our room categories
Double room Deluxe
Centrally located in the main building, comfortably furnished and balcony with magnificent views, ideal for holidays in Carinthia.
1 – 4 persons