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Skiing in the Pitztal

your ski adventure starts in the Hotel lobby

The Pitztal - a ski region which will definitely never run out of snow! You don't need your car, you virtually just have to put on your skis or snowboard right on the doorsteps of the Hotel Andreas Hofer and everybody is going to find his favourite slope correspoding to his skills. 

Small children - big ski adventures: Bend by bend children from the age of 3 learn how to ski in a funny and playful manner in our Bambini Kids Adventure Park at the training slope of the Hotel Garni Andreas Hofer. 

Start your ski adventures at the Pitztal Glacier or with your family at the ski area Rifflsee directly from the Hotel Andreas Hofer. Purchase the ski pass Pitztal-Regio-Skipass valid for the Pitztal Glacier, Rifflsee, Hochzeiger Bergbahnen and Imster Bergbahnen to enjoy even more diversity with brilliant pistes in various levels of difficulty.

NEW: Dynamic Pricing - Secure your ski pass online and save up to MINUS 30%

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Our Rifflsee ski resort was awarded by, the world's largest test portal for ski resorts, as test winner 2020 in the category "Insider tip: World's leading ski resort up to 20 km of slopes".


Dieses Angebot bietet Kindern von 3 bis 5,99 Jahren einen kostenlosen Anfängerskikurs.

Diese Aktion ist für Gäste, die mindestens 3 Nächte im Pitztal nächtigen, gültig.
Die Pitziskikurse werden zu folgenden Zeiten angeboten:

Mandarfen und Pitztaler Gletscher:
09.12. – 20.12.2024
13.01. – 24.01.2025
24.03. – 04.04.2025
28.04. – 02.05.2025

Das Angebot kann direkt über die online gebucht werden. ACHTUNG begrenzte Teilnehmerzahl.

Pitztal Glacier

up to 3,440m

Pitztaler Gletscher
Pitztaler Gletscher

  • guarantee of snow from September to May
  •  40.6 km of pistes
  • different levels of difficulty: easy, intermediate, difficult
  • highest cable car: Wildspitzbahn with café on
    3,440 m above sea level
  • free ski pass for children under the age of 10 if accompanied by a parent

Family ski area Rifflsee

up to 2,800m

Skifahren Pitztal
Skifahren Pitztal

  • Sunna-Alm Bahn: the first child-safe chair lift worldwide
  • ski courses for children
  • training ski lift Mandarfen
  • Bamini Kids Adventure Park
  • free ski pass for children under the age of 10 if accompanied by a parent

Ski area Hochzeiger

up to 2,385m

Hochzeiger Skigebiet Pitztal
Hochzeiger Skigebiet Pitztal

  • guarantee of snow from the beginning of December until the end of April
  • 40 km of pistes
  • Snow Park Hochzeiger
  • Selftime Race
  • free ski pass for children under the age of 10 if accompanied by a parent

Ski lift

in Mandarfen


  • Opened from December
  • Bambini Kinderland with the ski lift
  • Beside the Hotel Andreas Hofer
  • 3 sledging evenigs per week (according to the snow conditions)
  • Spectacular ski shows by the skiing instructors


Ski piste maps




Webcam Wildspitzblick / Brunnenkogel

Pitztaler Glacier: Pitzexpress

Bergstation Pitzexpress

Riffelsee: view Grubenkopf

Riffelsee Grubenkopf

10 reasons for holidays in the Pitztal:

100 % guarantee of snow

Hotel's own ski lift for training – free

Pitzi`s Paradise for Kids: more than 150 m² playing area

Top location directly at the cable railway station

350 msauna world

Cosy & familiar atmosphere

Wi-fi in all rooms

Inhouse ski rental: 20 % reduction

Gourmet breakfast until 10.30 am and
dinner with local specialties

No waiting hours at the cable cars & lifts – no traffic jams during arrival to the Pitztal

Tip: Spontaneous and curious holiday makers have the possibility to rent the appropriate, high-quality equipment for ski tours and ski adventures at the PitzRentTal.

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