What is included in your holiday by the lake

The Waldhof's Full Enjoyment Package

To begin with, at Ebner’s Waldhof, we know how to spoil our guests. In our restaurants, at the bar, in our wellness area and on the beach you can expect the very, very best service and amenities, from the moment you wake up to the moment you lay your head on your pillow.

Wining & Dining

  • weekly welcome aperitifs with the Ebner Family
  • late-riser breakfast in the Gütl Stub’n restaurant until 11 a.m.
  • lunchtime warm and cold snack and cake buffet from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
  • a daily changing 5-course meal where we serve a variety of cuisines from typical Austrian to light, modern herb dishes.
  • terrace bar with fantastic view of Lake Fuschl
  • weekly, traditional mountain hut evening at the Waldhof Alm
  • fruit, spring water, fruit juice and nibbles at the Vitality Bar in the Water World
  • tea from the Tea Bar in the Waldhof Spa before and after your treatments
  • spring water and juices in the Sauna and Water Worlds
  • daily “Morgenpost” newsletter with info and suggestions for planning your day

Spa and Wellness

  • the largest hotel spa in the Salzkammergut Lake District with over 4,000 m² of Water World, Sauna World and Wellness Garden with a wonderfully landscaped outdoor area and inviting indoor facilities.
  • water World with 7 pools with 400 m² of water facilities
  • water, stretch-band and back training gymnastics organised serval times a week
  • weekly yoga courses
  • herb workshops in Ebner’s Waldhof own Herb Kitchen organised weekly
  • guided herb walks “In search of wild herbs” in the Lake Fuschl Region
  • comprehensive treatment and product consultation by our Waldhof Spa team
  • professional sauna infusions with home-made hydrolates
  • comfortable loungers throughout the entire spa area
  • 100 metre-long private natural beach with roofed wicker beach chairs and loungers 
  • two jetties for easy access to the lake for swimming and water sports
  • relax sun-loungers in the Main House Rose Garden 
  • relax sun-loungers in the Gütl Garden between the outdoor salt water pool and relax pool  
  • chapel in the arcade for moments of peace and reflexion

Sport and Activity

  • accompanied walks organised several times a week**
  • accompanied cycling tours**
  • yoga courses organised several times a week
  • tranquillity and gymnastics room “Room of the Senses” for meditation and relaxation
  • top-quality fitness equipment for your free use in the Fitness Gallery
  • boulder room
  • outdoor fitness course just behind the hotel
  • panorama tennis court just behind the hotel
  • 3-D archery target range just behind the hotel
  • mountain bikes and touring bikes for your free use
  • e-bikes for hire (fee charge)
  • rowing boats, kayaks and stand up paddles for free use available at the hotel beach
  • Winter Activity World at the Waldhof Alm just a short walk from the hotel
  • top-quality cross-country skiing equipment for hire
  • weekly introductory cross-county skiing courses**
  • daily hotel shuttles to the cross-country skiing trails and ski slopes in Faistenau
  • all-year round synthetic curling lane at the Waldhof Alm
  • free use of the 60 km of cross-country skiing trails in Faistenau and Hintersee
  • guided snow-shoe walks organised including snow-shoe hire
  • sledges for your use during your stay

Rooms & Suites

  • individually designed and arranged rooms 
  • digital TV
  • free WiFi
  • basket to use when you visit our Wellness World 
  • fluffy bathrobe for use during your stay
  • Waldhof rucksack***
  • Waldhof umbrella***
  • emergency sewing kit

Children & families

  • Waldhof Kids’ World (around 150 m²)
  • child minding and children’s activity programme on 5 days a week
  • pony-drawn carriage rides with our Shetland ponies Max and Moritz driven by Mr Ebner personally
  • alpacas José and Fernando
  • dwarf donkeys Gandalf, Frodo and Charley
  • boulder room
  • children’s library in the hotel
  • 3-D archery target range
  • adventure playground next to the stables
  • summer tubing run
  • kids’ Winter World at the Waldhof Alm
  • snow-bikes
  • sledges
  • baby-sitting service (fee charged)

private beach

  • The Ebner’s Waldhof private beach is right in front of the hotel.

    You’d like to explore the lake under your own steam? 

We have:

  • kayaks and kayaking equipment
  • rowing boats
  • stand up paddle boards
  • life jackets


Boat Ride: A more leisurely way to enjoy the lake is a boat ride on our “Zille” boat the “Fuschlerin”. This traditional flat-bottomed boat brings passengers from the Lakeside Promenade to the Castle Fishery at the far end of the lake and back from May until October – weather permitting.


  • day’s green fee for the Waldhof Golf Course (9-hole €15,-)
  • reduced green fees on all “Golf & Lake” courses
  • golf-car shuttle to the Waldhof Alm from the hotel
  • Waldhof Golf Course friendship members receive up to 30 % discounts for almost all of Salzburg’s golf courses
  • hotel members receive a 5% reduction on accommodation rates at Ebner’s Waldhof and Sonnleitn
  • 9-hole golf course by Lake Fuschl
  • weekly introductory golf trainings
  • weekly “golf regulars” get-together with golf pro Willibald Marbler
  • driving range as well as chipping and putting greens
  • practice course PAR 3

Fun & Entertainment

  • library in the bed & breakfast dependence Sonnleitn with over 2,500 books
  • “Roast Pork Sunday” at the Waldhof Alm
  • zither evening with Bertl Schmidlechner – an over 40 year old tradition
  • weekly guided tours of the hotel with a member of the Ebner Family
  • folklore events and traditional handcraft exhibitions
  • jewellery exhibitions
  • weekly Waldhof Alm evening with live folks music
  • jazz and blues in the Waldhof Club
  • piano evening on the Waldhof Terrace or in the Waldhof Club
  • Waldhof Advent calendar with daily treats and surprises
  • varying art exhibitions in the indoor courtyard 

* fee charged
** depending on weather conditions
*** you can purchase these products at the Ebner's Waldhof reception 

The Waldhof from all sides 

Go on a voyage of discovery the many newly designed areas in the Waldhof - or visit your favorite spot again. Have fun browsing through our new 360° -pictures.

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