Selections Hotel Kristall is located in the lovely mountain village of Finkenberg, less than 150m from the lift. This luxurious hotel has an extensive wellness centre, a fitness room, lovely lobby with a fireplace, a massive wine cellar and a fabulous restaurant. The rooms are decorated in Alpine style and are equipped with TV’s and a comfortable seating area. Additionally, all rooms have balconies with panoramic views of the beautiful surroundings. The practice area that lies just outside the hotel, is also next to the lift. In the extensive spa area of Hotel Kristall you find a bio sauna, Finnish sauna, infrared sauna, aroma steam bath and massage showers. For total relaxation, you can also book one of the many massages and beauty treatments.
Hotel Kristall is known for its gourmet cuisine, where most of the products used come from the farm. The restaurant serves the most delicious local specialties, international cuisine and creative desserts.
- If you book a 3 or 4-person room with 2 people, you can be divided into a 2-person room upon arrival. The layout of the rooms depends on the occupancy.
- If you decide to book the maximum number of people in each room, it is not possible to add a baby to the booking of that particular room.
- Early booking promotion: all bookings made before December 15, 2020 will receive a wellness voucher worth € 25.00 & a single room € 15.00.
There may have been changes in Covid-19 services and facilities between the time of booking and upon departure. All measures are subject to change and therefore no rights can be derived from them.
Finkenberg is situated on the border between the Zillertal and the narrow and rough Tuxertal. Ski holidays in Finkenberg attract guests throughout the year and are one of the most popular holiday destinations within the region. Skiing in Finkenberg takes place 840m above sea level and only 4km down the road from Mayrhofen. There is a free ski bus that will take you directly to the mountain railway. There is also a free bus line that runs through the entire Tuxertal valley, from Finkenberg to Hintertux. For those who want a change from a quiet night when on a ski holiday in Finkenberg, you can easily hop on the direct bus to Mayrhofen, which runs until 2.30AM.
From this destination you have the opportunity to explore the Ski Zillertal 3000 area. The Ski Zillertal 3000 ski area offers approximately 230km of slopes and is part of the bigger Zillertal ski region, which has over 650km of prepared pistes. Skiing in Finkenberg is a true paradise for all levels of experience with its highest point at 3250m. It is interconnected through the ski lifts and gondolas with Mayrhofen, Hippach, Ramsau and the Ski Zillertal 3000, including the Hintertux Glacier. For those looking to go cross-country skiing in Finkenberg then there are approximately 75km of cross-country tracks to explore.
Ski holidays in Ski Zillertal 3000 provide some of the most modern cable cars and lifts which travel across over 225km of pistes. With options for all levels, including the Hintertux Glacier, snowboarding and skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000 is a resort for everyone to consider.
Ski holidays in Ski Zillertal 3000 are possible as this unique region has been created thanks to the lift connection between Mayrhofen and Tux further up the valley. A 150-person cable-car links the two areas of Horberg/Gerent/Penken and Rastkogel/Eggalm.
Skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000 is made easier due to the excellent transport links to take you across the vast region. The resorts of Penken and Horberg are connected with each other by a small ski train and these areas are connected to the Tux ski resort by a cable car making travelling from area to area stress-free. The Hintertuxer glacier, with its almost always snow covered pistes, together with the even expanding arsenal of snow cannons provides the resort with an excellent snow record.
Between the resort stations of the ski lifts in Mayrhofen, Hippach and Finkenberg ski buses ride back and forth and can be used for free if you have a lift pass. When skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000, with your Zillertal lift pass you can also ski in Gerlos, Fügen and on the glacier.
If that’s not enough, the cross country tracks in Mayrhofen are lit up in the evening and you can go wild in one of the best snow parks when snowboarding and skiing in Ski Zillertal 3000, Burton Park in Mayrhofen. In short, this area really does offer everything you look for and more in a ski holiday.
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Requires negative PCR test no older than 72 hours or an antigen test (no older than 48 hours). You can also travel if you have received your first vaccination 22 days ago or longer, you are fully vaccinated, or with an recovery clearance to prove you had Covid-19 in the last 6 months. The test can also be taken in Austria within 24 hours of arrival. Or proof of vaccination with the official document - available from July 1. Registration is mandatory before starting your trip to Austria ("Pre-Travel-Clearance"). Proof of registration must be available digitally or printed out during an inspection.
The capital is Vienna.
The official language is German but English is widely spoken as well.
There is one hour time difference with the UK (GMT+1).
The official currency is the Euro.
It is customary in Austria to tip between 5% and 10% in bars and restaurants.
Food & Drink:
Austria is known for its Vienna Schnitzels and Glühwein. Tap water is safe for drinking.
Opening times shops:
Shops are usually open from Monday until Friday from 09.00 AM to 18.00 PM (some shops close during the afternoon). Most shops are closed on Sunday.
Travelling by car:
Snow chains are obligatory in the Alps. You need a toll permit for the motorways in Austria. You can buy the permit at the AA in the UK or in Austria at the major border crossings. The European Commission advises you to wear a safety reflector jacket in the event of a break down or accident. This vest can be purchased from the AA in the UK as well.
The voltage is 230 volt.
UK mobile phones work in Austria as well.
You need to be in the possession of a valid passport to travel to Austria.
Sunweb offers flights and transfers packages to this resort. You can select which airport you wish to travel from in the PRICES AND BOOKING tab above. It is possible to select different flight departure and arrival times in Step 2 of the booking process.
All Sunweb flights are booked with EasyJet. Hold luggage and ski equipment as luggage are NOT included in your package price. This can be added as an extra in Step 2 of the booking process. The price of luggage varies, as per Easyjets policies. All flight bookings include one cabin bag per person (maximum size of 56 x 45 x 25cm; including handles and wheels).
Please read more about the luggage rules and regulations on EasyJet’s website. When making a flights booking with Sunweb, you are also agreeing to EasyJet’s Terms and Conditions.
Return airport transfers are included in your package price when booking a flight package with Sunweb. These however can be removed in Step 2 of the booking steps if you would like to add in a hire car or seek an alternative travel arrangement. All transfers are shared transfers to and from your accommodation and the airport.
Due to the nature of shared transfers, there may be a wait time at the airport before your departure. This can be up to 1.5 hours. Please note that there will NOT be a Sunweb rep waiting for you at the airport as the transfer is managed by a partner. All information regarding the transfer (meeting point, departure times etc) will be explained on your travel documents that are sent to you 14 days before departure. The transfer will drop you off in the resort area; you may have not be dropped exactly outside your accommodation.
Departure from the UK:
Please ensure that you are not late and have checked in online before arriving at the airport. In addition to checking in online, you will have to enter your passport information. This is called API (advanced passenger information) and you will receive instructions from Sunweb after you have booked the holiday.
Arrival on Resort:
If you are planning on checking in late on your arrival day, it is almost always possible to get into your hotel or apartment. However, it is very important that this is arranged in advance. You will receive your travel documents two weeks before your departure, and this will include instructions on how to arrange your late arrival and collection of the key.
Once you agree to Sunweb’s Term’s and Conditions you are legally obliged to pay for the holiday and any cancellation fees that may apply.
A Zillertaler Superskipas lift pass is included in the package.
3-day trip including 2-day lift pass
4-day trip including 2-day lift pass
5-day trip including 3-day lift pass
6-day trip including 4-day lift pass
7-day trip including 5-day lift pass
8-day trip including 6-day lift pass
In step 2 of the booking process, it is indicated for which days the lift pass is valid. If you want to use the ski lift on a different day than indicated in step 2 of the booking process, please contact our contact centre by telephone. It is not possible to change the days of the lift pass once you have arrived at the destination. If you wish to extend the lift pass, it can often be booked as an extra. The price for extending the lift pass can be found in step 2 of the booking. If you choose “no lift pass”, the discount can also be found in step 2 of the booking process.
Children born after 01-01-2005 will get a free lift pass. Children born between 01-01-2002 and 31-12-2014 will get a discount on their lift pass. These discounts can be found in the calculation of your fare, in step 3 of the booking process.
Above mentioned discounts are only valid when booking through Sunweb. At the destinations, other rates may apply.
You can specify that you would like to include ski hire directly when booking.
The following materials can be booked:
This material is ideal for beginners and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. This material is particularly agile, so it makes turning and breaking easy. Parallel skiing is also possible with these skis.
This is ideal material for intermediate skiers and snowboarders. The material is agile, but also suitable to cut corners sharp. Even at high speeds these skis provide great performance.
These skis and snowboards are made of high quality material, and are perfect for experienced skiers. This comfortable material is suitable on all track types and snow conditions.
These are high performance skis and snowboards with the latest technology, and are suitable for the most experienced skiers.
Tell our rental partner your exact requirements (eg off piste skiing) so they can help you select the right material.
A helmet is only included in this package for children up to 11 years old. If you are older, you can choose to bring your own, or rent one locally if available.