Zell am See Lake and Mountain Holidays

One of the most scenic and popular resorts in Austria, Zell am See is beautifully located on the shores of Lake Zell. The historical traffic-free village lies next to the Hohe Tauern National Park and the Grossglockner mountain range and boasts a host of leisure and sporting activities including cycling, mountain biking, water sports, golf, walking and many spa and wellness facilities. You can also visit the nearby thermal baths of Badgastein.

Alongside our hotels in Zell am See, we can also offer accommodation in Saalbach-Hinterglemm and Kaprun if you are looking to stay within the Salzburger Land area.

Additional Information
Useful Information
  • Flight time from London: 1 hour 55 min
  • Salzburg Airport: 76km from the city centre; transfer time about 1 hour 15 min
  • Currency: Euro
Attractions

The Old Town of Zell am See has many historic buildings, such as St. Hippolyte's church. The Kastnerturm, which is part of the Zell am See skyline, is also worth a visit and is the oldest tower of the town. The Bavarian-style Castle Rosenberg is another interesting attraction, having been built in the 16th-century.

Places to eat

Steinerwirt 

This restaurant serves fantastic, traditional Austrian food.

Dorfstadl

One of the most popular restaurant with locals, the Dorfstadl serves spectacularly prepared food.

Pizzeria Guiseppe

This restaurant serves Italian food.

Places to shop

As Zell am See is a well-known ski destination, it hosts numerous ski and sports shops.

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