Summer holiday in Gosau am Dachstein - at Salzkammergut
COOEE alpin Hotel Dachstein in the Gosautal is your perfect summer retreat!
A summer holiday in the Hallstatt-Dachstein region in the Salzkammergut is a real treat! Blooming mountain pastures, majestic mountain ridges, clear lakes with drinking water quality, and nature that simply soothes your soul. The Dachstein, with its white glacier as the highlight of the Dachstein-West ski region, towers over everything. Sports enthusiasts will find an endless range of activities here as will those seeking relaxation in the mountains on their summer holidays.
Hikers and mountain climbers can enjoy themselves to the max around Gosau and the Gosausee lake. You can expect comfortable hiking trails, challenging mountain tours in high alpine areas of the Gosau valley, and climbing routes with various levels of difficulty. Bikers will find exciting trails and comfortable bike routes for different levels of ability, while paragliders might choose the Dachstein as a starting point for their scenic flights. As a guest of the COOEE alpin Hotel Dachstein in Gosau you are always right in the heart of the action with a unique activity centre right on your doorstep.
SKIING IN SUMMER HOLIDAY IN GOSAU - AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE IN THE SKI AREA OF THE DACHSTEIN GLACIER!
The Dachstein Glacier is a popular summer hotspot for skiing enthusiasts who simply can't get enough of glittering snow and fun on the slopes. All year round, dream slopes for beginners and advanced skiers await in ideal conditions. Whether snowboarding, cross-country or classic skiing - Gosau am Dachstein is the ideal place for skiing in summer.
YOUR SUMMER HOLIDAY IN THE SALZKAMMERGUT - IT DOESN'T ALWAYS HAVE TO BE ACTION
A summer holiday in Gosau am Dachstein can also be more relaxed. COOEE alpin Hotel Dachstein is the starting point for long walks, swimming days at Lake Gosau, or interesting excursions in the surrounding area. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hallstatt can be reached from Gosau in 20 minutes, and even the Mozart’s birthplace Salzburg in one hour. In Hallstatt, the World Heritage Museum is well worth a visit: embark on a fascinating 3D journey back in time to the beginnings of humankind and experience the floating lightsaber and a spectacular flight over the village.
You shouldn't miss another attraction in the area: Salzwelten Hallstatt. In just three minutes, the Salzbergbahn takes you into the Hallstatt high valley to a prehistoric cemetery offering fantastic panoramic views. The Brine Pipeline Trail begins directly at the mountain station along the oldest pipeline in the world. Here you can take the 14m panorama lift to the new viewing bridge, which connects Restaurant Rudolfsturm with a walkin burial site, accessible by the public.
Take your family for a leisurely ride on the Gosau train - to Plankensteinalm, Ebenalm, Iglmoosalm, Schleifsteinbrüchen or Löckernmoos - and combine it with a cosy stop in one of the alpine huts!
Many summer mountain railways are waiting to take you and your family to breathtaking heights where you can enjoy the unique mountain panorama of the Gosaukamm or the Dachstein and its equally impressive rocky neighbours. A stop at one of the many charming alpine huts high above the Gosau Valley is also a must. The Dachstein mountain railway has been awarded the quality seal Best Austrian Summer Mountain Railway!
OR CAN IT BE A LITTLE SPORTY?
Checkpoint Sport - our shop directly in the hotel - offers numerous adventures. From rafting and tubing to a guided e-bike tour, we have just about everything you might want. Have a look at what we offer HERE and reserve your bike in advance.
As you can see, a summer holiday in Gosau am Dachstein offers something for everyone. As a guest of the COOEE alpin Hotel Dachstein you have the chance to pack every summer day with exciting experiences!