Niederau ski holidays

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  • Piste Map Key

    1,2,3 - Cable cars
    4 - Chair lift
    All other lifts - Drag lifts

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  • Essentials

    • Resort Height

      828m (2,680ft)

    • Transfer time

      Innsbruck 1 hr 30 mins

      Salzburg 2 hr 30 mins

    • Typical costs

      • beer €3 • bottle of house wine €17.60 • coffee €1.85 • burger €4.50

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      Belfast City, Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London Gatwick, London Luton, London Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle

    • Short transfer
    • Social skiing

    • Advanced ski rating


    • Intermediates ski rating


    • Beginner ski rating


    • Snowboarding rating


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  • So what's it like?

    With the new connection to Alpbach - now creating the fantastic Ski Juwel area with 145km of piste - perfect for families with an excellent ski school, and superb for intermediates

    Niederau has joined up with Alpbach to create the Ski Juwel area with 145km of piste. A link has been built from Inneralpbach to the top of the Schatzberg to join these 2 areas. One lift pass covers this whole area and includes all ski buses.

    The Niederau ski area is perfect for beginners and with the new links, the rest of the area is just waiting for progressing beginners and intermediates to discover.

    Characterised by the picturesque scenery and friendly atmosphere, the family resort of Niederau is situated in a popular area of the Kitzbüheler Alps known as the Wildschönau valley.

    The Hotel Harfenwirt hosts the Pepi Penguin Club, the resort is excellent for families as well as everyone to enjoy the real winter experience - from Christmas markets (December) to sleigh rides, winter walks and more.

    • Pepi penguin childcare

      The Pepi Penguin Club available here - (6mths-4yrs) is run by our own qualified childcare staff and held in a dedicated room within the hotel equipped with games, toys and a special sleep area. Outdoor play included (weather & parental consent permitting).

    • £100 off Pepi penguin

      Save £100 on full day Pepi Nursery childcare (6 months to 4 years).

      Terms apply.

    Ski information


    Niederau is one of the top resorts for learning to ski, with a high standard of instruction and a wide variety of beginner runs just on the edge of the village.


    There are plenty of challenging runs for the intermediate skier with long interesting pistes and pretty tree-lined skiing. Excellent for second/third timers who want to explore further afield with some excellent red runs at Auffach, connected by the free ski bus.


    Better suited to beginner and intermediate skiers Niederau can still offer the advanced skier some exciting off-piste skiing, and there are 4 decent black runs in the valley.

    More about the skiing in Niederau


    Niederau has several bars and a night club. Try: • Cave Bar • O'Malley's • Café Treff • Flatscher Bar


    · Sleigh rides · winter walks · Innsbruck Olympic bobsleigh · cross-country skiing · quiz nights · snow tubing

    Private Transfer

    From Innsbruck
    One way (arrival) from £23pp
    Return from £44pp


    The Harfenwirt hotel is host to our children's club in Niederau - Pepi Penguin, run by our highly trained Crystal childcare team.

    Pepi Penguin Club is for the little ones (6mths-4yrs) our team have planned lots of activities including outdoor play, arts and crafts, toys and games to keep them entertained for hours.

    Whats included

    • Full day care from 8.30am to 5pm plus Snuggle Club in selected properties (7.30pm to 9.30pm), or
    • Morning only care from 8.30am to 2pm, including lunch, or
    • Afternoon only care from 2pm to 5pm
    • 2 course hot lunch (for children attending Full day and Morning only clubs)
    • Snacks and drinks throughout the day
    • A daily routine and activities report for your child
    Activities vary daily. We'll find time for stories, singing, arts and crafts including painting and collage making, plus messy play in the sand tray and free play with age relevant toys set out for the children to choose what they want to do.

    We're also really keen to take in some fresh mountain air each day, so aim to have an outdoor activity at least once a day, may be sledging, bumboarding, snowy walks, gondola ride or snow painting. And if your child is used to a sleep, we'll factor that in too.

    Niederau Ski School

    Niederau is a great place for your children to learn to ski. You can be sure your children will get top class tuition and have loads of fun in 'Bobo's Kid's Club'. Ski school runs from 10.00am-12noon and 1.30pm-3.30pm, with lunch and supervision available locally (extra charge), providing great fun for kids - but also for parents too!

    Special offers this winter

    Kids ski free
    • Free lift pass for children born 2008 or later.
    • Free child helmet when pre-booking skis and boots.

    Special offers for winter 14/15

    Kids ski free
    • Free lift pass for children born 2009 or later.
    • Free child helmet when pre-booking skis and boots.

Ski accommodation in Niederau

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