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Not the biggest but really friendly!

This isn’t the biggest resort, but most visitors are locals and as such it is really affordable... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
Niall C
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London, United Kingdom
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Awesome

My day here was awesome! Skiing was great: I like the black 5a slope ♥, the lifts are not new, but... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Jakub F
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Czech Republic
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16 Feb 2018
“Not the biggest but really friendly!”
29 Dec 2017
“Awesome”
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Gostling Hochkar, Gostling an der Ybbs 3345, Austria
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Hochkar tropfsteinhöhle (cave) - in (at website+leaflets) announced time (26. 8. 2018, 13:00) - after we went 200 km there - CLOSED absolutely without any reason - only little bit fog. Fog is absolutely no problem for visit underground cave! DON´T HO THERE!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Aptis-Gep
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This isn’t the biggest resort, but most visitors are locals and as such it is really affordable. Despite that, most staff are English speaking and really friendly and helpful. The ski school is great and has a lovely feel to it. There are only 3...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Niall C
Reviewed 30 December 2017

My day here was awesome! Skiing was great: I like the black 5a slope ♥, the lifts are not new, but they are functional. I totally love the view from the top of Hochkar! Restaurants are also good and everybody is friendly and kind.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jakub F
Reviewed 29 August 2017

It is a skiresort in Austria. We visited the place in summer, great hiking and mountainbiking area. We recommend the guided tour in the cave at the Hochkar. That was amasing. Chris

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris G
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The resort is ok for families. There are about ten good slopes of all difficulties. But be careful, you can meet a ski school with little kids on black slope (I really do not understand it...). The lifts are quite fast so there are not...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Petra H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The ski lift is great as it has an extra shade that protects you from the wind. The newly built bridge gives you the impression like you are in an Indiana Jones movie and the short, 15 minute walk to the top (1808 m) is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank inorbi
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We spent 4 days here with small children. There are many options of slopes and lifts. Only on saturday there were many people so.we had to wait for lifts about 5 minutes.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Adam R
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The resort is generally English speaking but not particularly geared to English visitors. You could argue that this is a good thing. A really good ski school and short queues for the lifts. Quite a charming small resort. Great to bring the family but not...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Niall C
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

This is not a world class resort but it is an enjoyable mom and pop ski area - good for half a day or so. No true lodge, mostly little cafes in the hotel and ski rental place. Great views of the mountains when you...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank pickeju
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Relatively small and over-seeable skiing area. Good capacity of lifts with short waiting times. Good diversity of slopes which gives possibility to adjust as (kids) skiing skills develop during stay. Good choice of restaurants on the mountain. Would not recommend for longer stay for advanced...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Bas V
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