Ski holidays in Carinthia

For skiers and snowboarders the Glocknerhof offers a great price-performance ratio in a central location of the Carinthian and East Tyrolean ski areas. In combination with the TopSkipass Carinthia/East Tyrol you can discover a different ski area every day. The sun-drenched slopes of the southern Alps are within reach. Nothing stands in the way of a great ski holidays in Carinthia.

Ski holidays with the whole family
Ski school with friendly ski instructors, snow-covered practice slope in the village, larger ski areas nearby, toboggan rental at the hotel, ice skating at the Weissensee.

Fund & enjoyment for young and old
Indoor swimming pool and wellness area, children’s playroom and bowling alley in the house, outdoor playground, indulge in the restaurant and relax by the open-hearth fireplace.

Ski holidays for the whole family

Top 3 ski resorts

of our guests

Ski courses

at Drausport


Powder & Funpark

Family holidays

in winter

Our offer:
Fair room rates for families

All inclusive and up to 8 years children stay free of charge in the double room of the parents, up to 13 years at half price. 7=6 in a double room is available almost all winter long. In larger rooms such as studios, suites and in the cottage children up to 5 years have free stay. More about prices and offers from Glocknerhof.

Carinthia – worth a trip!

Guest reviews

We’ll be back. We are looking forward to it.
Very well located hotel. You can reach the Emberger Alm very quickly. Suitable for skiing, hiking. Tobogganing. See clean

Li Pira | travelled as a family | December 19 |

The three most popular ski resorts

The Glocknerhof is ideally located between several ski areas. Depending on your ability and snow conditions, we have the right ski resort for your perfect ski holidays in Carinthia.

1. Emberger Alm – the family ski area
Ideal when it comes to families with small children, ski courses or undisturbed enjoyment in nature. With four lifts, it is manageable and attractively priced. The Emberger Alm is also an ideal starting point for ski tours and snowshoe hikes. To the Emberger Alm you can go by car or with the free ski bus directly from the hotel.
Info & prices Emberger Alm

2. Lake Weissensee – ski & ice skating
Quickly accessible, four lifts (including one chairlift), attractively priced and best combined with a toboggan run on the natural toboggan run, a walk to the Naggler Alm, ice skating on the Weissensee and other ice sports.
Info & prices Wessensee

3. Lienz: Zettersfeld and Hochstein
Easy to reach, chairlifts and gondolas, cheap day tickets for our guests (please ask at the reception). In Lienz there are two ski areas, both of which can be skied with only one ski pass: Zettersfeld with wide sunny slopes (top conditions until the end of February) and Hochstein with north-facing valley run, steep and challenging.
Info & prices Lienzer Bergbahnen

Top 10 ski resorts in Carinthia & East Tyrol

Which ski resorts do you consider? Here are all the ski resorts with description.

There are 10 ski resorts to choose from within a 45-minute drive. Starting point: The Upper Drau Valley. On this page you will find a list of all ski resorts including a short description. We will be happy to recommend the ski resorts with the best snow conditions on site every day. For questions and information about skiing, snowboarding, snow hiking, courses and other winter activities, please feel free to contact us.

All ski resorts in detail

Berg im Drautal700 – 1000 m0,4 km1-0,2 km12 km unterm Hotel
Emberger Alm1700 – 2200 m10 km4-13 km3 km Höhenloipe
Weißensee900 – 1500 m14 km416 km40 km
Zettersfeld/Hochstein700 – 2278 m33 km10637 km65 km, teilw. beschneit
Goldeck, Spittal550 – 2142 m37 km6425 km10 km
Nassfeld, Hermagor610 – 2020 m38 km3014110 km45 km
Katschberg1066 –2220 m66 km16870 km10 km
Mölltaler Gletscher1200 – 3122 m60 km9717 km3 km Höhenloipe
Heiligenblut1301 – 2902 m61 km11555 km12 km Höhenloipe
Sillian, Pustertal800 – 2400 m62 km7522 km20 km
St. Jakob, Defereggental1200 – 2525 m75 km7323 km20 km

1. Emberger Alm

The observatory among the ski resorts

Wonderful scenery, sunny slopes, tobogganing and snowshoeing tours make the Emberger Alm above Berg im Drautal an unforgettable experience. You will find four ski lifts and 13 km of ski slopes, plus a magnificent panorama for extended ski tours. Ski passes are extremely inexpensive. From the Glocknerhof you can reach it by ski bus or by your own car. During the vacations, the snow-covered practice slope in the village center is in operation – ideal for small children.


2. Weissensee lake

Ski & Ice skating in one place

With easy and medium slopes, the ski resort is right for families, beginners and people who prefer leisurely skiing without stress. Therefore, there are also attractive offers for families: a separate children's ski world and a natural toboggan run. What distinguishes the lake is the largest natural ice surface in Austria for ice skating and a cross-country ski tra