Hotel in Grossarl- Hotel Alte Post

Hiking hotel in Salzburger Land

Your no. 1 hiking hotel in Grossarl for your hiking holiday in the Grossarl Valley

At the AltenPost, the “best alpine” hiking hotel in Grossarl, you stay in the heart of the Valley of the Alms with access to the Hohe Tauern. National Park. Rustic alpine huts, romantic mountain lakes, endless alpine pasture and breathtaking peaks await in your hiking holiday in Salzburger Land. As a certified hiking hotel we offer our guests everything they need for a successful hiking and mountain holiday. It doesn’t matter whether you are a pleausure-walker, out and about with your family or an experieced mountaineer.


Arrive and feel at home, hike together and step for step and savour nature up close – this is what we would like our guests to experience during their stay here at our 4 star hiking hotel in Salzburger Land.

Wanderurlaub in Großarl - Wanderhotel Alte Post
Wanderurlaub in Großarl - Wanderhotel Alte Post

What to expect on an Alte Post hiking holiday in Grossarl

  • Nature-loving and environmentally-conscious hosts
  • Central location in the Valley of the Alms in Grossarl, neat the Hohe Tauern National Park.
  • Wonderful hikes at any time of year possible from the hotel doorstep
  • Weekly hiking programme: 4 – 6 guided alpine and mountain tours of varying levels of difficulty per week with our qualified guides
  • Tour suggestions and useful information regarding hiking available from reception and from our hiking guides in person
  • Latest walking maps of the Grossarl Valley and surrounding plant and nature books, hiking and climbing available for our guests in the hotel
  • Free rental of hiking equipment, such as walking poles, rain capes, rucksacks, hiking boots (limited sizes), GPS-equipment, sales of hiking equipment
  • Wanderbus: bus stop right by the hotel
  • Nordic walking possibilities in Grossarl, climbing trails in the valley (difficulty levels C-E)
  • Gourmet half board with regional wholefood produce, spa area, massages, hiking packages
  • Free transfer to and from the railway stations in St. Johann im Pongau, Schwarzach and Bischofshofen

Extract from our weekly programme

Guided hikes of varying difficulty levels

  • Mountain tour with Toni to the Tappenkarsee Lake
  • Alpine and mountain tour with Maria in to the Ellmautal to Gründegg
  • Family hike with Christina to the end of the valley
  • Three alm hike with Guggi
  • Sunrise tour with Toni to the Loosbühel
  • Alpine hike with Guggi in the Ellmautal Valley
  • Hike with Maria to the Sonntagskogel
  • Hike with Christina in to the Hubalmtal Valley
  • Mountain tour with Toni via the Schuhflicker to the Paarsee Lakes
  • Gamssteig hike with Guggi

Awards & member property

“best alpine” hiking hotel – 5 mountain crystals, hiking seal of quality, Mountain Health Hotel

“The feeling of knowing that we can reach our destination, contributes to our feeling of well-being.
That’s the true art of hiking. Hiking is the King’s path to pleasure.”

from “The (little) Art of Hiking”


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