Chalet an der Piste translates to 'Chalet on the slopes' or 'slopeside chalet': A luxury ski-in / ski-out chalet directly next to the Maiskogel piste offering a ski chalet for winter sports holidays in Zell am See Kaprun Austria at its best, as our YouTube video shows. Kaprun is known for good snow conditions thanks to the glacier, a good night life and beautiful surroundings. During summer the mountain, but notably the flat valley opens up to summer sports and events. Lake Zell is known as a warm (non-glacier) lake of drink water quality in which you can enjoy watersports during summer.
The Kitzsteinhorn glacier area in Kaprun typically opens for skiing and snowboarding per halfway October and typically closes end of June or halfway July! The glacier area offers a variety of easy to extremely difficult slopes and ensures that you are able to ski or snowboard, also during a warm winter. In Zell am See Kaprun ski lifts in the non-glacier area typically open in December till early April at which point you will able to ski from and to the chalet, as we are located directly next to the slope: No hassle with boots, boards and ski's. No long walks to the slopes. No parking hassle at the valley lift...
Chalet an der Piste: Luxury and high quality at an affordable price.
The luxury Chalet an der Piste houses up to 21 people. The two floors are independent and suitable to each house 8 to 11 guests. Each floor has 4 separate bedrooms, a large living room with kitchen, 2 separate bathrooms (with each their own toilet) and a separate toilet. In the Penthouse, one bedroom has an extra bed. Last but not least you will find a fully equipped kitchen with high quality Siemens appliances (dishwasher, oven, microwave, fridge and freezer), Philips water cooker, roaster, Senseo and Filter Coffee machine. All rooms have a Sony LCD TV. In the living room you can watch your favourite Blu-ray DVD, use Apple TV or surf the internet for free with broadband wireless. The ski room allows you to store your skis and heat your boots on the rack.
The spacious living room has beautiful views on the gletsjer, Kaprun, its surroundings and the piste: Watch your friends, family or kids pass by the chalet. The terrace and balcony on the south will allow you to enjoy every beam of sunshine.
Distance to the slopes: next to it.
Ski in / Ski out: The luxury Chalet an der Piste is situated directly at the Maiskogel piste, Kaprun, Austria and is a true ski-in / ski-out location while the Maiskogel piste is open. You park at the chalet (partially carport). All you need to do is walk out of the door and ski or snowboard down the piste as our garden is next to the slope. You can also easily ski back to the chalet.
Fresh pastry breakfast services available with delivery at your doorstep around 6.00 am every morning. Want to eat all week? There are ample restaurants and bars should you wish to eat out and/or enjoy après ski in Zell am See Kaprun. We have listed a number of them on the bar to the right hand side of this webpage with links! We have a special deal with a restaurant close to the chalet, where you may enjoy the 3 course menu of the week at a very competitive price
Zell am See Kaprun Snow Conditions - Expected halfway October 2016
Glacier (3000m) - lifts closed
Alpincenter (2500m) - lifts closed
Langwied (2000m) - lifts closed
Fresh snow on the glacier
Maiskogel Kaprun Peak (1750m) - lifts closed
Maiskogel Kaprun Centre (750m)- lifts closed
Schmitten Zell am See - Peak (2000m) - Lifts closed
Schmitten Zell am See - Peak (750m)- lifts closed
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Thanks to our Partners, we are able to provide you best in class services at sharp prices. If desired, a ski teacher will welcome you or your children at the chalet in the morning and will bring you to the ski lessons. This also holds true when the children are still young. You will have enjoyed your first curves and will be on time for your lessons at the valley lift.
Should you have no ski or snowboard experience, then the ski and snowboard school sees it as its challenge to enable you to ski from the chalet to the valley lift and back to the chalet within 2 or 3 days!
Should you be a (very) experienced skier or snowboarder, then we recommend considering a Freeride Powder Package, a Freestyle Package or a Race Training Camp. Obtain lessons from those who train the trainers. Ski off piste with a guide who will show you the best spots that the locals know about.
Also spring, summer and autumn holiday are highly enjoyable is this popular resort: enjoy the unique combination of alpine snow and warmth in the valley! Why not combine it with a round of golf, swimming (various (indoor) swimming pools, a spa, and the lake), hiking, cycling, mountain biking, waterskiing, sailing, tennis etc. in the valley? During summer you are located in the midst of hiking trails and mountain bike routes. Enjoy lake Zell and various swimming pools either free of charge (most) or with a big discount (Spa). The Zell am See Kaprun Summer Card that we offer our guest as a package allows you to explore the region with free entry to many activities. Click here for our Summer Website. Enjoy this all season chalet.
Chalet an der Piste has been marked with the red dot on the Google maps picture showing part of the Maiskogel piste:
All season skiing
Kaprun offers the ability to ski almost throughout the year thanks to its Kitzsteinhorn glacier.
Parking in front of the door (partially covered)
Free Broadband Internet available
Should you elect to bring your laptop, internet is available (both wired and wireless) free of charge.
If a sauna is important to you, please elect to rent the ground floor.
Chalet also great in other seasons. More than just a year-round ski option
Apart from being a superb ski-resort, Kaprun and Zell am See have much to offer right throughout the year. In winter time langlauf enthusiasts can enjoy various loipe tracks. When the lake of Zell am See freezes up, you have an amazing ice skating ring. In other seasons the gletsjer will be open for skiing except for a few weeks in summer. Enjoy an autumn break combining the golden colour of the leaves in the valley with white powder snow on the glacier. Equally, spring is a great time to enjoy the beauty of a valley in blossom and high mountain peaks still packed with snow.
In the valley of Kaprun you are within a 5 - 10 minutes drive from one of Austria's finest golf courses. Clearly you can hike in the mountains, but from Chalet an der Piste you can also elect beginners to World Cup level mountain bike routes. Horse back riding is done at a number of locations. The lake of Zell am See, at 5 – 10 minutes from Chalet an der Piste, is a great place to swim during summer. Possible to rent boats, water-ski's and to go sailing on the lake. Don't forget some magnificant waterfalls in the mountains nearby. etc. etc. More links and pictures of spring and autumn can be found via www.kaprunchalet.com
Chalet an der Piste is next to the ski piste from ca. early december to early april, depending on weather of course. The chalet is equally enjoyable during the summer holiday given the lake, swimming pools, spa, golf, hiking and mountainbike trails, adventure activities for kids, toboggan run, tennis, rafting, sailing, horse back riding, parapanting, etc. Go sightseeing the glacier, waterfalls, gorges, caves, Gross Glockner High Alpine Street, etc. etc. In Kaprun the glacier is open for skiing most of the year. For summer pictures, please browse our site www.kaprunchalet.com. Want some inspiration for the summer holiday? We will gladly give you several tips for an enjoyable stay! If you would like to book with us, please send us an e-mail with number of guests and the period desired.
In Chalet an der Piste you are sure to have an enjoyable, memorable holiday!
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Please provide the number of people (2 - 20) that will be renting at Chalet an der Piste, the number of children thereof and the week that you would like to come. Please let us know if you have any additional special wishes.