Zell am See is a world famous city in the middle of the Austrian Alps. The Grand Hotel Zell am see is located in a private peninsula by the shore of the Zell lake. The city is situated 2500 ft above sea level and is one of the most picturesque cities in Austria, with the Schmittenhhe mountain on one side and the Zell lake on the other. The lake is one of the biggest bathing lakes in the world.
The 4 Star hotel is renowned for its hospitality and its kid-friendliness, while providing a luxurious and romantic ambience at the same time. The Grand Hotel Zell am see is one of the most famous landmarks in the town, and has a history dating back to 1896. Many famous films such as the Allotria in Zell am See were shot in the hotel at the end of the First World War.
Guests can delight themselves in the Austrian cuisine and regional "Pinzgauer" dishes served at the restaurant. Bernd Bereuter, the longstanding Chef de Cuisine has a team of chefs that create ingenious treats. Guests are also served three creative dinner menus including bio vegetarian cuisine, traditional "Grand Hotel-cuisine" and regional "Pinzgauer" cuisine.
Guests can choose from an variety of room types to stay in, including Double room "Comfort", or Double room Comfort lake views, both of which have an area of 23m; Double room Comfort lake views, or Double room "Superior" without balcony with an area of 23m; Double room "Superior" without balcony, or Double room "Superior" with balcony, or Lakeside residence, with an area of 30m; Family Apartment without balcony, or Family apartment with balcony, or Double room "Wellness Deluxe", or Junior Suite without balcony, or Junior Suite with balcony, with an area of 45m; Grand Suite with 50m area; or Empress Elisabeth Suite, with 85m area. While most of the rooms have a TV, radio, safe, minibar, bath / shower, toilet, and hair dryer, the high end Empress Elisabeth Suite has two storeys, a living room, 2 bedroom and bathrooms, bath robe, whirlpool, sauna, open fire place, mini-bar, TV, safe, balcony, and entrance to the GRANDSPA wellness area. The Spa is on the 4th, 5th and 6th floors of the hotel, on the wellness wing.
The Hotel Zell am see provides exclusive entertainment for children with the 5 day Kids Club! Professional supervisors make sure that children looked at and have great time of fun during their stay. Children between the ages of 3 and 10 can join the activities of the Kids club. Happy kids make their parents feel happy too. The hotel is therefore a great place to stay for both the children as well as the parents.
The hotel offers a great golfing experience. Located a few minutes away, the Golf Club Zell am See Kaprun offers a special charm of golfing in the Alps. Customers with the Golf Alpin Card can choose among 30 different Golf Alpin partner clubs located in the provinces of Tyrol and Salzburg.
Zell am See is also an ideal location for a summer and autumn holiday. The glittering waters of the Zell Lake have boats and ships floating blissfully, surrounded alpine meadows and pastures. Biking is also a great activity under the Alpine sun. Guests can otherwise choose to laze around in the lake-side terraces of the hotel or visit Europes highest waterfall for a romantic time with their spouse. The Grossglockner High Alpine Road, the National Park and the salt mines are a great places to go on an excursion. The Kitzsteinhorn glacier is a great place for skiers to exercise their hobby.