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Chalet with infrared cabin, nearby Saalbach, 200 metres from ski bus
internet via Wi-Fi
Chalet Schwabl enjoys a quiet and central location in Viehhofen. At 200 metres from the chalet you'll find the ski bus stop. The ski bus will take you within 10 minutes to the Schönleitenbahn lift in Vorderglemm (the ski bus departs about every 15 min. free with your ski pass). Via the Schönleitenbahn you have direct access to the Saalbach / Hinterglemm / Leogang / Fieberbrunn ski area. If the snow conditions allow it's possible to ski back to Viehofen, via the Nr. 168 slope. This 7,5 km long blue run is the longest in the region, and it's only 150 metres from chalet Schwabl!
The ski pass is for the whole area Saalbach/Hinterglemm/Leogang/Fieberbrunn and Zell am See/Kaprun. This means a total of 408 km of ski slopes. From Viehofen you can reach the area of Zell am See by using the cable car.
Viehhofen has a practice area with a baby lift, which is also the meeting point of the ski school and is found at 150 metres from the chalet. Within walking distance you will also reach the supermarket, sports shop and several restaurants. More shops, restaurants, as well as lively après ski opportunities can be found in the lively Saalbach at 7 km.
Chalet Schwabl is on a rise overlooking the Schattberg and the Glemmtal. The chalet is divided into two separate parts, each with its own entrance. We have one half in our programme which is a combination of three apartments. It means it has several residential kitchens, perfect for those seeking privacy, but also fin dit fun to eat together with the whole group! The chalet is tastefully decorated with light colors and has a Wi-Fi internet connection. Each floor has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a separated toilet. At the entrance you'll find a ski storage and infrared cabin. Three parking spots in the car port.
On the first floor of chalet Schawbl you'll find the big residential kitchen with a sitting / dining area (suited for 16 people), television and balcony access. Completely equipped kitchen with e.g. four hotplates, an oven, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, coffee maker and electric kettle.
The second floor has a living room with dining area with a double sofa bed, two chairs, television and a dining area. Kitchen with e.g. four hotplates, oven, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, coffee maker and electric kettle.
On the ground floor another smaller residential kitchen, with e.g. a dining area (for 4 people), television, four hotplates, oven, fridge and dishwasher.
In total you will find six bedrooms, of which four with a double bed and two with a double bed and a single bed each. Three bathrooms, of which two with a bath and shower and one with a shower. There's a 4th shower at the infrared cabin on the ground floor. Four separated toilets.
If you are looking for a carefree ski holiday, then catering service is an absolute must. The chalet staff takes care of the meals, does the dishes and cleans the common areas of the chalet. The chalet staff usually works in the ski resort during the whole winter season.
The day starts with an extensive breakfast. After the skiing something yummy will be prepared for you, like a homemade cake or a cheese board. In the evening you can enjoy a freshly cooked three course dinner, accompanied by a glass of wine.
The service is provided by the chalet staff, who makes sure that the living room is clean and cosy during your stay. The staff doesn´t live in the chalet and has one day per week off. On this day, they will provide fresh bread and make sure all breakfast supplies are available in the chalet. Because of the planning, it is possible that the day off is scheduled for the last evening and the last morning. The day off will be communicated during your stay.
7 x Extensive breakfast (of which once self-service); fresh bread from the local bakery, croissants, chocolate rolls, eggs, yoghurt, various cereals, various sweet and savoury sandwich fillings, fruit, juices, milk, coffee and tea.
5 x Afternoon snack; enjoy both savoury and sweet snacks, freshly prepared by the staff each day.
6 x Dinner; 3-course meal consisting of a starter, a main course and a dessert. The dishes are internationally oriented, whilst using local products and specialities. Both white and red wine is offered with the meal (ca. half a bottle per person) and there’s tea or coffee after the meal.
Wine is the only alcoholic beverage that is served. If you don’t like to drink wine, the staff can provide an alternative to your preference to accompany the meals, when noted in good time. The wine (or alternative) will only be served during dinner, any other drinks you are allowed to bring yourself. Or you can choose to book our Drinks included upgrade.
Packed lunches can also be added to your booking for an additional fee. The staff will provide extra bread and sandwich filling so sandwiches can be made to enjoy on the slopes later that day.
Upon arrival our chalet staff will welcome you in the chalet and it will be possible to discuss the desired serving times of the meals and the day that the chalet staff is off. To ensure breakfast can be served on time and they can arrange any other preparations for the meals, they receive their own key of the chalet.
Vegetarian and special diet meals are also available but must be requested when booking the catering service. Additional preferences can also be specified, and will be carried out if possible.
Please note: due to the limited availability of catering staff, catering service is always upon request.
It may happen that the price of catering service changes during the season, or that providing catering service is no longer possible in a specific week. The moment the catering service is confirmed to you, the price is fixed and there is staff appointed to you. Therefore, it is not possible to cancel catering service.
So if you want to enjoy catering service, we recommend you to arrange this immediately when you book your holiday.
Catering is always booked for the whole chalet. For children up until 2 years old no costs will be charged, as there will be provided no meals for them. For children from 3 up to 9 years old are reduced rate will be charged.
When booking our catering service, it is possible to add supplements to your booking. These supplements can only be added per group.
Don't want to have lunch in a busy restaurant on the pistes, but rather eat some sandwiches in any given place with a breathtaking view? Then add our packed lunches upgrade. The chalet staff provides everything necessary to put together a packed lunch to have on the slopes during your holiday and also for the day you travel back home (7 days in total).
The packed lunch includes:
- 2 sandwiches (with filling of choice)
- Bottle of fruit juice, water or soft drink
- Energy bar, chocolate bar or piece of fruit
Want to arrive at your holiday destination totally carefree and without driving uphill with heavy bottles in your car? Then add this catering upgrade to your booking. The chalet staff will make sure that various drinks are available during your stay in the chalet (to reasonable extent). These are the drinks that can be provided:
- Coffee and tea
- Various fruit juices
- Various soft drinks
- White and red wine