The Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl enjoys a fantastic position in the heart of Obergurgl giving direct access to one of the best ski resorts in the Alps.
Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl in the heart of Obergurgl
If we could go back in time and decide where to put our hotel in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl, we would choose exactly the same place. Why? The excellent location enjoyed by the Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl gives guests direct access to the ski resort while at the same time offering total peace and quiet. The perfect setting for a holiday full of action, adventure, rest and relaxation!
The heart of the village since 1889
Perched high at the end of the beautiful Ötztal Valley, the village of Obergurgl at 1,930 metres above sea level lies at the heart of the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area, surrounded on all sides by 21 mighty mountains over 3,000 metres in altitude. In the centre of the village you will find our four-star superior Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl, the perfect base camp for active and relaxing holidays with all the family. For decades it has also been a central meeting place for locals from the village, who appreciate the international flair and warm welcome.
Sparkling jewel in the Austrian Alps
- Rest and relaxation at 1,930 metres above sea level
- Peaceful getaway for couples and families
- Just 10 km from the après-ski hotspot of Sölden
- Clean mountain air – excellent for allergy sufferers
- Cable cars right outside the hotel open in summer and winter
- Many hiking trails and other activities in the summer months
- Just a few metres from the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski resort
- Direct access to the spectacular Timmelsjoch High Alpine Road
- Highest riding stables in Austria
- Lots of great things to see, do and explore in Obergurgl
Easy arrival in Obergurgl
Travelling to and from Obergurgl at the end of the Ötztal Valley is easy. From Innsbruck it is just 1.5 hours by car, while Germany, Switzerland and Italy are all nearby. Those keen to leave the car at home and enjoy an environmentally friendly holiday will find excellent public transport links as well as a skibus service in the resort.
There are good high-speed international rail connections to Innsbruck. From there, the guests can take the train to the railway station Ötztal Bahnhof at the entrance to the valley.
We also offer a pick-up service from a range of airports.
Doorstep skiing in Obergurgl
The Hotel Edelweiss & Gurgl has not only its own sports and equipment hire shop but also a personal ski storage room for guests staying at the hotel. Simply leave your skis in your personalised locker overnight and take them out the next morning before stepping out onto the slopes right outside our hotel.
Just a few steps from our front door you will find the Hohe Mut and Rosskarbahn cable cars. Ski-in, ski-out saves a huge amount of time in the morning and at the end of the day as well as meaning there is no need to carry around equipment and wait in line at the lifts. Perfect for a great day out and about in the mountains!