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Family skiing holiday in Salzburgerland

Winter fun with “Schneewutzel”

The family-friendly ski region on the Hochkönig offers a snowy holiday paradise for children and parents. Apart form the wide and perfectly prepared pistes, there is also the “Schneewutzel” mascot waiting for the young skiers with a diverse programme.

Winterly landscape around the hotel

In the Hochkönig ski region every skier and snowboarder will get their money's worth. 150 kilometres of easy to advanced ski runs are waiting for you and your family. Your snowboard enthusiastic offspring can enjoy time in the four snowparks in Mühlbach and Maria Alm, where easy to advanced elements will provide adrenaline rushes. The offers at the Mühlbach skiing school are always a hit with the children.

Children do get a ski pass for free (only in march), if at least one parent has a skipass for not less than 6 days. Reduced ski passes are available at the reception of the Bergheimat Hotel.

Mühlbach skiing school on the Hochkönig

Together with “Schneewutzel” the mascot and professional Austrian children skiing instructors a skiing course is twice the fun. While the parents indulge in a stress-free day on the pistes, the children will learn how to ski in a very playful way. Skiing with the instructors and other children is one of the reasons why kids love to join skiing courses. As a great finish there is a ski race taking place at the end of each skiing course week. At the following award ceremony every child will feel like a snow king or queen with a medal and a certificate each.

Visits at the ski huts

The ski region's mascot Schneewutzel visits all the ski huts in the ski region. Child-friendly furnishing and delicious food, especially for the younger guests, can be found in these huts:


  • Karbachalm
  • Fellersbachalm 
  • Arthurhaus


  • Liebenaualm
  • Hochkönig Alm

Maria Alm

  • Bärmooshütte 
  • Bergstadl
  • Christernreith
  • Postalm

Schneewutzel children's party

Off-piste there is also a diverse programme with Schneewutzel waiting for the young ski runs stars. Every week there are children's parties taking place with a great game show, action painting, a thrilling treasure hunt, cool sounds and much more – a great celebration for all children.

Benefit from our Schneewutzel family offer. Book your package deal for a family holiday in Salzburgerland today!
The Bergheimat Hotel, a traditional family-run hotel in idyllic Mühlbach, is looking forward to welcoming you. If you want to spend your family skiing holiday in Salzburgerland, send us your no obligation holiday enquiry!

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Our Hotel Bergheimat is currently closed. We are always available for you (   +43 6644110158) and from 10 June 2020 we will start again fresh and lively in the summer season.

All further information on the current situation in the hotel can be found on our  blog. We look forward to see you again soon at the Hochkönig!