Inzell Lake & Mountain Holidays

A popular Upper Bavarian destination located close to Munich, Salzburg and Berchtesgaden. Inzell lies in a broad sunny valley, surrounded by an impressive range of mountains consisting of picturesque mountain pastures, peaceful, dreamy mountain lakes and peaks which rise up to the height of 1700m. 

Inzell and its vicinity are a superb setting for you activities. Stroll along purling mountain streams or crest mountaintops and marvel at the panoramic view of the Alps as far as Großglockner.

Alpine nature can be discovered and enjoyed at the "Bergwalkd & Moor Erlebnis Pfad" (mountain forest & moorland adventure trail). For Winter Sports enthusiasts you can enjoy approximately 35km of cross-country skiing, both classic and skating, through the nature reserve in Inzell, sledging on natural track, ice skating at the Max Aicher Arena or snow tubing and downhill skiing at the "Kesel Alm". 




  • See the Catholic parish church of St. Michael - A Bavarian rococo gem dating from the 12th century, rebuilt from 1725-1727
  • Splash about at the Water Park Inzell - great watery fun with an indoor pool, water slide, newly refurbished sauna would and a generously dimensioned natural swimming lake
  • Play Football Golf in the Soccer Park of Inzell. Germany's biggest football golf facility in Inzell offers fantastic recreational fun for everyone. 


Additional Information
Useful Information
  • Flight time from London: 1 hour 55 min
  • Salzburg Airport: 29km from the city centre; transfer time about 35 min
  • Currency: Euro
Places to eat

Sporthotel Inzell & Restaurant WoodZ

Situated in the heart of the Sporthotel in Inzell, this elegant restaurant offers a variety of Bavarian delacacies and international specialities using the freshest local ingredients.

Restaurant Massimo

An Italian restaurant in the heart of Bavaria, featuring large pizzas with a diverse range of toppings and fillings, and a good alternative to the otherwise traditional German fare to be found in the area. 

Treibhaus das "fast" vegetarische Restaurant

A vegetarian offering an alternative to the traditional meat alternatives. With a fresh and modern decor and a menu including chestnut stuffed savoy cabbage, falaffel burgers and honey, pumpkin and goats cheese tarte.

Where to stay

Chiemgauer Hof Erlebnis Hotel

Situated in one of the most natural and beautiful places in Germany, the Hotel Chiemgauer Hof sits at a height of 740 meters above sea level in the Inzell mountains. The hotel offers spacious rooms complete with a balcony, traditional Bavarian food, an extensive activities programme and a luxury spa area. Call now for your personalised holiday stay at the Hotel Chiemgauer Hof.

Hotel Features

  • 80 rooms including en suites with a shower and a private balcony
  • Sauna and Fitness centre
  • Garden terrace
  • Breakfast buffet and warm evening buffet

Hotel Bayerischer Hof

The Alpenhotel Bayerischer Hof Inzell is the perfect place to enjoy the rich variety of sporting activities, experience genuine traditions, wellness facilities and culinary highlights available in Inzell.

Hotel Features

  • 90 rooms including en suites with a shower and a private balcony or terrace
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna and Massage room 
  • Recreation room
  • Breakfast buffet and warm evening buffet
  • Music and alpine hut evenings

Alpenhotel Gastager 

Located in central Inzell, close the the spa and bathing park, this family-run hotel is the perfect place for a relaxing stay. Staff at the hotel can organise a range of unforgettable excursions and social evenings in Bavaria.

Hotel Features

  • Indoor pool
  • Bavarian-style restaurant
  • Traditional breakfast buffet
  • Newly renovated rooms comes with a balcony and mountain views

Aktivhotel & Gasthof Schmelz

This traditional Bavarian hotel is situated in a peaceful location surrounded by the mountains, 2 km from the centre of Inzell.

Hotel Features

  • Modern rooms equipped with an en suite shower room, some balcony rooms are available
  • Large indoor pool with whirlpool
  • Restaurant serving traditional Bavarian breakfasts
  • Garden terrace
  • Fitness centre
  • Wellness and massage area equipped with a Finnish sauna and Turkish baths

Landgasthof Schwarzberg

The family-run Landgasthof Schwarzberg is situated in a sunny, higher location at the heart of Inzell. Here you can enjoy the panoramic view of the Chiemgau Alps from the lovely terrace and typically Bavarian beer garden. 

Hotel Features

  • Modern toom swith an en suite shower room and balcony with stunning mountain views
  • Bavarian beer garden
  • Close proximity to the Moor Adventure Trail
  • Entrance to the cross-country skiing course

Chiemgau Apartments

Situated in immediate close to the Inzell Water Park in a quiet location, this comfortable holiday complex offers hotel rooms and holiday homes up to 6 people. 

Hotel Features

  • All apartments feature a balcony or terrace with mountain views
  • Kitchenette, bathroom with a shower, TV and Telephone
  • Indoor pool 
  • Sauna and fitness facility
  • Lounge/TV room 
  • Internet cafe
  • Conference room

Inzell Michaelmas Ride - Sunday 24th September 2017

As the highlight of the autumn in Inzell, this horse procession attracts several thousand visitors who enjoy the sight of the splendidly adorned horses each year. The celebrations end with a get-together of all riders and visitors in the Water Park with music, beer and food.

Ice Speedway World Championship - 16th - 18th March 2018

For more than 40 years, the international world’s elite of daring “stud acrobats” have been coming once a year to Inzell to compete for the World Champion’s title on the Inzell ice oval. The enthusiasm of ice
speedway fans is sure to inspire you!

Musical and Culinary Pfingstroas - Sunday 20th May 2018

Enjoy a colourful programme of musical and culinary highlights as an entire village comes to celebrate the festival of Whitsunday. From 11 o'clock, you will find folk music groups and very special Bavarian delicacies from the restaurateurs filling the town, and people enjoying a day full of joie de vivre!


Tour of Inzell

Discover all the history, culture and sights of Inzell on a one hour guided tour.

Deutsche Post Ice Arena Königssee

Enjoy a guided tour of the Deutsche Post Ice Arena, the oldest and at the same time most modern artificial ice track for bobsleigh and luge worldwide. 

Chiemgau Arena Ruhpolding

For winter sport enthusiasts, a guided tour of the Chiemgau Arena is sure to be a highlight of all Inzell Stays. The venue is considered to be the centrepiece of sport in Ruhpolding and is the host of the annual Biathlon World Cup. 

Guided torchlight tour

There is nothing quite as unique as this guided tour of Inzell by torchlight. Taking place at night time, you will experience this stunning location like never before, and witness the spectacular views brought to life by the moonlight.

Mountains and Lakes cycle tours

Get to know the best places in Upper Bavaria, from the Bavarian Sea to Berchtesgaden and neighbouring Tirol. These impressive tours are available in distances between 85 and 120 km and can be booked as full or half day excursions. 

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