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Huge ski resort

Obertauern is a huge ski resort with a variety of slopes to offer. However, sometimes there are... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Highly Accessible Ski Resort

This is a very nice ski area, situated in a wide valley, where you have slopes on both sides of the... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
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Romerstrasse, Obertauern, Austria
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Obertauern is a huge ski resort with a variety of slopes to offer. However, sometimes there are quite long parts in between that are not that well connected and where you have to walk. Gamsleiten 2 is absolutely no slope for beginners and people that...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

This is a very nice ski area, situated in a wide valley, where you have slopes on both sides of the main road, with ski paths crossing over the main road. There are a huge variety of slopes, but the area is largely of intermediate...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Obertauern is a bit too popular with big groups. 30 or so people skiing together is not a good idea, causing bottlenecks on the slopes, at the ticket office and creating lift queues. They would also do well to consider opening times - in late...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We wanted to try skiing here, since it was suggested by several friends. The resort is reasonably big, with different types of slopes for all and well served with the lifts. The altitude is relatively low and if it is cloudy large part of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 30Stella
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Obertauern is a very nice ski area for a day or two, it is not that big. We had loads of snow end of March and nice weather, however there was a lot of wind that made it cold in certain places.lifts are in general...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

ski slopes are good! A lot of (natural) snow. Also beacuse of higt. A lot of restaurants and bars. :)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Matej S
Reviewed March 27, 2018

This is a lovely resort with beautiful views in every direction. My only complaint is that the layout and facilities are really tailored towards skiing, making it tough to get around on a snowboard. Lots of flat sections between lifts meant I had to unstrap...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank I8478ULsarahb
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

What a great route! We went all around, from one mountain to another. There are different routes and different kinds of hills! Great!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DeryckereV
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Great snow conditions in Obertauern in Mid- March. Nice slopes, not so long, but always well-prepared.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Martina P
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Plenty of snow, seems to have it's own micro climate, snowed most days from 10 Mar18 but did not stop our skiing. Lots of powder.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Juhaynah L
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Slavomir H | Reviewed this property |
Approx. 3,5 hours driving highway (Autobahn). We spend nice time in Alpenhotel Tauernkoenig. They even have very nice restaurant for dinners. Location is perfect - next to lifts and slopes.
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August 2, 2017|
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Response from Tomas023 | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely for the beginners as well as for the professionals.
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Obertauern has great snowfall starting in september, snow early jan is normally fine , i would think the weather is not going to be great at that time of year and it will be very cold. -15 or more