Winter Holidays in Berchtesgadener Land

A winter wonderland at the Klosterhof

There are so many wonderful winter sports and activities to enjoy near the Klosterhof Alpine Hideaway & Spa. Get active, savour your leisure time and soak up the fantastic mountain views – excitement is always included on your holiday with us when you go cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, sledging or snowshoeing in the Bavarian Alps! Nowhere else is snow and spa so stylish yet easy-going than on a winter holiday in Berchtesgaden at the four-star superior Hotel Klosterhof.

So much to do on your winter holiday with us

  • Winter hiking trails
  • Back country skiing and ski touring in the Bavarian Alps
  • Cross-country ski trails
  • Ski resorts
  • Warm up after a day in the cold with a visit to the Artemacur Spa

Skiing and more in Berchtesgadener Land

2,000 km of ski slopes await you near the Klosterhof. Explore the ski resorts in Salzburger Land and Tyrol on your winter holiday in Berchtesgadener Land. Each Saturday, the Klosterhof ski shuttle conveniently takes you to ski resorts within 30 km of the hotel (upon request). A true Bavarian, Klosterhof owner Andreas Färber is a passionate skier and will be happy to share his tips for a great day on the slopes of Bavaria’s and Austria’s best ski resorts.

Ski resorts near the Klosterhof

  • Götschen Bieschofswiesen - 15 minutes away
  • Hochwarzeck Ramsau - 20 minutes away
  • Jenner am Königssee - 25 minutes away
  • Grünsteinlift am Königsee - 28 minutes away
  • Rossfeld Oberau - 30 minutes away (also suitable for children)
  • Ski Fun Arena Obersalzberg - 30 minutes away
  • Zinken Bad Dürrnberg - 35 minutes away
  • Leogang - 1 hour away
  • Saalbach Hinterglemm - 1 hour 20 minutes away
  • Kitzbühel - 1 hour away

Ski hire in Berchtesgadener Land

Would you like to hire skis to conquer the ski resorts? There are various ski hire options in Berchtesgaden to choose from:

  • Intersport Renoth on Lake Königssee (at the Jennerbahn cable car)
  • Berchtesgaden GbR winter sports school, Berchtesgaden
  • Sport M + R Brandner, Ramsau

Sledging in Berchtesgadener Land

Explore the snow-covered mountains with tobogganing and sledging – this is truly a fun activity for the whole family! There are two toboggan runs near the Klosterhof:
Hirscheckblitz in the village of Ramsau – 22 minutes from the hotel
Obersalzberg toboggan run – 30 minutes from the hotel

Snowshoe hiking in Berchtesgadener Land

Pause for a moment to take it all in: snowshoe hikes are so exciting and yet so calming at the same time. Far from crowds of tourists, the Predigtstuhl mountain (situated practically across the street from the Klosterhof) is home to an incredible alpine winter environment. Ride up the mountain on the cable car – the views alone will make you smile from ear to ear. A winter wonderland high above Bad Reichenhall awaits you at the top. We will be happy to organise a guided ski tour or snowshoe hike for you – this is sure to make your winter holiday in Berchtesgadener Land unforgettable. You can even take the Klosterhof shuttle to the Predigtstuhl cable car station. Our tip: ask our sauna master Schorsch for the best trails. He is a real mountain fan and is happy to fill you in on some secrets!

Cross-country skiing in the Berchtesgadener Land National Park

100 km of trails await you near the Klosterhof

  • Bayerisch Gmain cross-country ski trails: in good snow conditions, start right at the hotel; 3 trails and over 10 km; difficulty: easy, intermediate
  • Aschauerweiher cross-country ski centre: 9 trails and over 22 km; all levels of difficulty
  • Scharitzkehl Berchtesgaden high altitude cross-country ski trails: trails from 1.1 - 2 km; all levels of difficulty
  • Schönau am Königssee cross-country ski trails: 7 trails from 1 - 10 km; difficulty: easy, intermediate
  • Oberau bei Berchtesgaden cross-country ski trails: 3 trails from 1.2 - 5 km; all levels of difficulty
  • Cross-country ski trails in Ramsau: 4 trails with over 6.5 km; all levels of difficulty
  • Marktschellenberg Scheffau cross-country ski trails: 3 trails from 0.8 - 2 km; difficulty: easy, intermediate
  • Cross-country ski trail in Rupertwinkel: 1 easy trail, 4 km
  • Marzoll cross-country ski trail: over 3.8 km; difficulty: easy
  • Karlstein cross-country ski trail: over 1.4 km; difficulty: easy

First ski – then float

Our tip: book a private session for two in the Alpine Soledom after your day on the slopes. The feeling of weightlessness is a truly special experience.

Floating in the Soledom

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Passion and excitement come alive when you warm up and relax in our pool and saunas after a fun day of winter activities.

Andreas Färber, host & passionate skier