Nestled between the majestic mountains of the Dachstein massif and the lake Hallstättersee the village Obertraun lies at 514 m above sea level and comprises about 780 inhabitants.

Obertraun includes about 780 inhabitants. It is the ideal starting point for excursions on foot and in this natural paradise.

Opportunities in the summer:
Hiking, 2 km away from the center of the town lies the valley station of the Dachstein cable car to the Ice and Mammoth Cave and the Five Fingers viewing plattform on Krippenstein, riding, boat pier for the Hallstatt lake-tour. Public beach, tennis, mountain biking, nordic walking, climbing aso.

Opportunities in the winter:
Ski areas for beginners and advanced:  Dachstein West about  18 km, 1,7 km Krippenstein – Free ride arena
Cross-country skiing, snowshoe hiking.

Cultural events:
The world heritage of Unesco village is Hallstatt - 3 km / Bad Ischl 24 km / Salzburg – 76 km

The UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt-Dachstein-Salzkammergut offers many interesting attractions like the "Dachstein Caves, Hallstatt with the salt mine, the museum and the charnel house as well as the imperial city of Bad Ischl with the modernst spa  called Salzkammergut Therme.

You find best alternative programs for special project weeks and excellent conditions there.

Ski bus stop: 250 meters
Ski area Dachstein West: 18 km
Ski area Krippenstein: 1,7 km
Salzkammergut Therme: 24 km
Nearest Lake: 300 meters
Public beach: 2.5 km
Salzburg: 76 km
Hallstatt Salt: 5 km
Dachstein Ice Caves: 1.7 km


Accommodation: Hostel Obertraun

The Jutel Obertraun is located on the eastern shore of lake Hallstatt in the village part Winkl in the immediate vicinity of the Federal Sports School, only 1.7 km from the cable car to the Krippenstein.  Distance from the train station to the Jutel is 1,5 km .

Table tennis rooms, a fun court, playground, offering aerobics and swimming pools nearby, six lounges, TV, VCR, slide and overhead projector for evening programs.

All rooms are equipped with shower and toilet part.
Attic - floor showers and toilets (not renovated part)

Single room: 3
Double room: 4
Three bed room: 2
Four bed room: 19
Six bed room: 2 (Attic)
Ten bed room: 2 (Attic)

Breakfast:         buffet style
Lunch box:       will be packed from the kitchen
                       (2 rolls 1 with meat and 1 with cheese, 1 pieces of sweet, 1 drink
                       (for the drink a one bottle need to be provided) 1 pieces of fruit)
Lunch               3-course menu in buffet style incl. salad buffet (vegetarian meal on request)
Dinner              3-course menu in buffet style incl. salad buffet (vegetarian meal on request)
                       Free juice or tap water with the meals


  • Overnight with full board
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Lunch package or lunch
  • Dinner
  • Bed linen
  • Free juice or tap water for meals

The standard terms and conditions of the Salzkammergut Touristik GmbH apply in the current version.

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