The holiday region
Experience in the mountains in the idyllic resort of Zell am Ziller at 580 m above sea level! With about 2,000 inhabitants over an area of 2.4 sq km, Zell is the heart of the Zillertal. The municipality is the administrations and educational centre of the Zillertal.
We have a centuries old tradition of inns and accommodation, with mentions of Zell by diplomatic envoys on the journey from Italy to Salzburg as early as the year 1428.
Not only hospitality is a tradition here, one of the oldest private breweries in Austria is located here, and on the 1st weekend in May every year, the “Gauderfest” takes place, which is Austria's largest spring beer/traditional festival.
In summer we have the " ArenaFUNten Club" for varied children's programmes, and the “Active Enjoyment” program offers light to challenging activities to adults. Our via-Ferrata / “klettersteig” offers a climbing experience to all ages for a closer look at our beautiful mountains. An extra dose of fun is guaranteed with a trip on either the roller coaster " Arena Coaster " or the " Arena Skyliner "!
In the mountains, ready, set, go as it is known in Zell am Ziller. Everyone will find their own mountain adventure, in summer be it hiking, paragliding, mountain climbing, biking on one of the many mountain trails or simply taking a relaxing stroll or in winter skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, tobogganning, etc. The 45,000 m² leisure park completes the vacation experience in Zell with an outdoor pool with 2 water slides , four outdoor tennis courts and three indoor, a modern four-lane bowling alley , an adventure playground , a miniature golf course, a fun - court for basketball and street ball, a beach volleyball court, a football field.
One thing is certain: The stunning mountain scenery of the Zillertal Arena will accompany you for a long time in your dreams!
The neighbouring district of Zellberg has approximately 700 inhabitants and covers an area of 12 km ². It is divided into the two sub-districts of Zellbergeben and Zellberg Popular outings are the Talbach waterfall, the St. Joseph's Chapel and the Sacred Heart Chapel, the latter can be found at the end of the theme path " Holzweg" (literally the wooded way).
Summary of Activities:
- 45,000 m² leisure park (only 5 minutes walk from our hotel away) with beach volley ball, basket ball , football, Garden of the Senses, huge adventure playground (these offers are free of charge). See www.freizeitparkzell.at
- Mini - Golf at the amusement park
- Bowling alley in the amusement park
- Ice Rink at the amusement park
- 7 km illuminated toboggan run from the Gerlos Mountain
- Arena Coaster - the alpine coaster at the base of Rosenalmbahn with adjoining large playground,
electric quad bikes, giant air-bag jumping and much more.
- The Zillertal offers for each hiker in summer and for each skier in winter
a suitable gradient, from easy to difficult everyone can find the right thing.