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This isn't the biggest ski area in Austria but it is a very nice one. There is plenty of variety... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Rob_Chicago_2010
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Pullach im Isartal, Germany
Great range of slopes, lots for kids to do

Spent a few days in Oetz and up the slopes. The range of facilities was top draw from ski hire to a... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
griffiths2702
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Swanley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This isn't the biggest ski area in Austria but it is a very nice one. There is plenty of variety for beginner and intermediate skiers. Experts may be a little disappointed but there are off-piste options. The gondolas from the base to the mid-mountain are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rob_Chicago_2010
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Spent a few days in Oetz and up the slopes. The range of facilities was top draw from ski hire to a buffet restaurant right by the Gondola station. The area was clean and well signposted and well-maintained. All the staff encountered were friendly and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

What a beautiful place to visit. We enjoyed a walk in the mountains, a great cablecar ride and a marvelous lunch at Kuhtaile Alm. Glorious views.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jacalope
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I skied Solden, Kuhtai and here, and the best skiing was here. It was so quiet which meant no queues, empty slopes which stayed in good condition and there are trees. It was a really pleasant surprise. It's not a huge area, but the runs...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 5_9_2_8
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The slopes are professionally prepared and if you go within off season not crowded. Sufficient number and variety even in spring or autumn accompanied by fantastic views. Worth recommending!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Eu1Trotter
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The snow wasn't great when we were there as it was unseasonably warm. However, locals we spoke to skied at Hochoetz time and time again. There were many lifts which dispersed people across the mountains quickly. There wasn't a long wait at any given lift....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Belugas
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Beautiful ski region, ideal for family with children. The region is not very large and the children can be observed almost all the time while they are learning to ski.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Sorin S
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Great diversity of the mountains and their difficulties. Wonderful views. Cute cafes with decent food. Easy to navigate. We spent a week there and didn't get bored. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank lvanclief
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Skiing at Kuhtai, but had a few windy white out days so decided to go down the valley to Hochoetz. A gem of a place with easy runs in among the trees .

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 24 January 2015

Hochoetz provided a stunning view over the whole town and friends and I were overall very pleased with the whole experience. Solden itself is very special because it's such an eccentric, exciting, busy place during ski season and then transforms itself to a quaint, humble,...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Kara F
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