The Hochoetz-Kühtai Ski Region, comprising the winter sports resorts of Oetz, Sautens, and Haiming-Ochsengarten, is made especially for families. The ski area Hochoetz-Oetz was voted the best family and children's ski area in 2014. With the "Ski-region Hochoetz-Kühtai" lift pass visitors can also access the bordering ski area of Kühtai. Oetz is the town, which gave the name to wonderful Ötztal Valley, and also it is your gateway to winter fun in magical Tirol’s mountains.
The Hochoetz ski resort is located above the town Oetz in the Ötztal, Tyrol state, Austria. Oetz is the town situated only 55km west of Innsbruck. Hochoetz can be accessed via free ski bus from the lift pass interlinked Kuhtai to the pretty mountain village of Ochsengarten or via gondola from the main valley town of Oetz.
Different accommodation options are available in Hochoetz-Oetz and nearby Kuhtai. Being a relatively small village, Oetz has a lot of bars and local food restaurants to choose from, many of which are located in the hotels. There is also a self-service children's restaurant next to the top of the Acherkogelbahn cable car with a sunny terrace and a play area. Oetz occupies the 65km long Ötztal valley along with several other villages including the glacial resort of Sölden and Obergurgl, the highest parish in Austria where you have the unique possibility to ski.
The ski resort Hochoetz – Oetz is the ideal skiing resort for the family skiing trip to Tyrol.
If you’re flying to Hochoetz-Oetz, be sure to arrive via one of the closest airports:
The ski resort of Hochoetz-Oetz is accessible by train via the Ötztal Bahnhof. We recommend you to order direct airport transfer, that is the most efficient and comfortable mode of travel.
These transfer times are approximate only. Weather and traffic conditions can significantly impact transfer times:
We always carefully calculate all resort transfer services individually, to be sure that our customers never overpay. Whenever you choose to travel and whatever your final destination, Alps2Alps will get you there for the lowest possible price. However, we advise booking early to access the best possible deal. Also, keep up to date with Alps2Alps for the latest offers, deals, and discounts on Hochoetz-Oetz resort transfer services.
Transfer costs are calculated by the following factors:
All of the above will only ever result in our base-rate for ski transfers going down – we never over-inflate our prices at any time or for any reason. We also offer substantial discounts for off-peak, off-season and midweek transfers to Hochoetz-Oetz. If looking for the best possible deals, travelling outside peak season or midweek typically results in the biggest savings. We offer midweek (Monday to Friday) prices with up to 60% discount than weekend prices.
Your transfer quote will also depend on vehicle availability, transfer schedule, vehicle utilisation and other costs like road tolls and airport parking charges. In all instances, we work hard to keep our prices low and are relentlessly committed to total value for money. Which is why we guarantee you won’t find a better deal on your Hochoetz-Oetz ski resort transfers, whatever your needs.
To discuss any specific requirements or plans to travel as part of a larger group, please get in touch directly so we can discuss your needs.
Seasonal opening dates at Hochoetz-Oetz are of course dependant on snow conditions, though are currently listed as follows:
Hochoetz-Oetz usually opens mid-December and closes mid-April.
The resort of Hochoetz-Oetz lies at an elevation of 814m, with a max vertical of 1,365m and its highest lift going as far as 2,179m. In total Hochoetz-Oetz ski resort offers 36 km of marked trails with 33% (12 km) of the total trails ideal for beginners, 58% (21 km) of the total trails being suitable for intermediate skiers and 9% (3 km) for the more advanced and expert of level skiers and snowboarders, served by 15 ski lifts. The pistes extend from 1,400m up to almost 2,300m and can be reached by cable car from Oetz in the Ötztal Valley and from Ochsengarten, a village at 1,500m altitude next to the road that leads from Oetz up to Kühtai.
Hochoetz-Oetz is a perfect family destination! Children will love the local mascot, a friendly ram called "Widi", which accompanies them on endless snow adventures at Kids Club and indoor kindergarten. There are also three children's practice areas run by the local ski schools. For older children, there is a larger fun park near the Balbachsessellift chairlift.
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There are plenty of activities to keep you occupied in Hochoetz-Oetz. Make sure to visit the Aqua Dome in Langenfeld and relax in its great spas and pools. Also, don't forget to stop at the "Zugspitzblick" viewing platform, if you ride the Wetterkreuzbahn cable car, its impressive vistas reaching as far as the Zugspitze, Germany's highest peak. Find out more information at the following website:
The way we see it, airport transfers to Hochoetz-Oetz are about so much more than getting you to your final destination. After all, you also want to arrive comfortable, refreshed and ideally on time. Not all resort transfer services can promise this – Alps2Alps guarantees a higher-level service for every passenger.
Travel with us to Hochoetz-Oetz and we’ll provide you with the following guarantees:
Make sure you are aware of all kinds of deals, discounts and special offers that could make your trip even more affordable. If looking to secure your seats for the best possible price, booking as early as possible is advisable.
If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, please get in touch with the Alps2Alps customer service team today. Otherwise, proceed with your booking and we’ll see you in this perfect destination for all the family!