Winter in the mountains

  • heated Skidepot directly at the slope
  • kids ski area next to the hotel for free
  • Best price days / 5 = 4
  • kids cinema
Sleigh ride in Gosau
ball pit

Best price guarantee

Your family Hotel Sommerhof in the Salzkammergut, Austria

Since 1959 family owned and run and always up to date on the pulse of life

A view to the Gosaukamm
That's what children love

We, the Wallner family, are hosts with heart and passion and welcome you to your vacation in the Salzkammergut. Whether alone, as a couple or as a family, we are your hotel in the Dachstein mountains and offer modern, contemporary rooms, excellent cuisine in a beautiful ambience and plenty of space for the little ones to play and romp.

In 2017 we have extensively renovated, and to make you feel completely comfortable, we have not stopped since then. We use the off-seasons to constantly develop our offer for you. In June 2021, our 7 new air-conditioned Amethyst Suites and Studios were completed for you!
In individuality and functionality lies the power of our renovation, so today you can choose between different furnishing styles in our suites and rooms - so there is something for everyone. Our kitchen team cooks daily changing for you in the large restaurant as well as in the Jaga Lounge!


Holiday in Gosau in the Family Hotel Sommerhof:


  • 50 bedrooms and suites, since June 2021 enjoy our air-conditioned amethyst studios and suites
  • Well-being with natural furniture - our 3 Ammonite studios will impress you!
  • Salzprinzen and Salzbaron Suites show a fashionable lifestyle that can be lived in the Salzkammergut.
  • Lovingly selected décor and stylish accessories give these suites a personal note
  • Exclusive boxspring beds are available in all new rooms to guarantee optimal sleeping comfort for both parents and children.

Children's area:

  • More than 100m² kids & teen indoor area is awaiting your older and younger children
  • Mega fun in the new soft play area with ball pit and climbing frame
  • New and very much loved: beanbag cinema, the chill and party room with climbing wall, Playstation and Bluetooth sound system
  • Childcare daily from 1pm 
  • Buggys and Baby carriers to hire for your little ones.


  • Our restaurant will impress you with its fresh colours, cosy alcoves and award-winning items of decor, each day your table will be prepared using quality and love.
  • Jaga-Lounge - in our newly extended building we can seat 36 guests in a tastefull ambiance created with old wood, ceramics from Hallstatt and fine fabrics. In designer Hunter Jacket styled chairs, enjoy something especially fine to eat! A video wall can be personalized and can enhance the atmosphere in the Jaga-Lounge.


A holiday at the 4-star family hotel at the foot of the Dachstein in Upper Austria

Exterior view of Hotel Sommerhof in Salzkammergut
Time to relax

Family holidays in Salzkammergut

The Sommerhof family hotel is located in Gosau with a view over the majestic Dachstein mountains in the middle of the charming Salzkammergut holiday region. Numerous activity and excursion options in the stunning mountain and lakes region combined with the warm hospitality at the Sommerhof make your dreams come true on your holiday in Salzkammergut.

The wonderful location in the Gosau high valley in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut is just one of the stones in the mosaic that contributes to an unforgettable holiday experience for the whole family. Regardless of whether you're coming on your own, with your sports group, as a couple or as a small or large family with grandma and grandpa: there is the right thing to suit all needs at the Hotel Sommerhof.

climbing paradies Gosausee
climbing paradies Gosausee

Summer holidays in the Familyhotel Sommerhof in Gosau - the holiday region for families

In the summer you will find guided hikes through the Gosau valley and into the mountains, numerous exciting excursion destinations suitable for families as well as countless sports and recreational opportunities in the alpine outdoors, from climbing to mountain biking and golfing. You will find great opportunities for swimming and water sports on the clear lakes.

Winter holidays in the Hotel Sommerhof

This is a ski holiday in Upper Austria's largest ski region, the Dachstein West. There are more than 160km of marked slopes waiting for you, naturally we also have a children's ski land and a ski school with ski rental right here in the village. One little treat we have for our Sommerhof guests: your very own private skibox for storage which is directly at the bottom of the lift station where you can access and enjoy the slopes immediately. Also for fans of gentler winter holiday who visit the region of the Dachstein Salzkammergut, there are many marked cross-country ski traily, ski-touring, snowshoe walking and tobogganing which is great fun.


A heart for families at Hotel Sommerhof

Family-run since 1959, the original small "Stoffengut" farm was developed in several stages into today's 4-star hotel whose amenities and friendly, informal atmosphere leave nothing to be desired. With family rooms, a pool, relaxing facilities, a playground, children's club and superb dining a holiday at the Hotel Sommerhof is suitable for all generations. Enjoy your well-earned holiday in a warm atmosphere: the Wallner family and its team do their very best and will support and assist you with anything for your holiday planning at any time. Experience the fascination of the picturesque Salzkammergut for yourself and feel well looked after at the Hotel Sommerhof: get in touch with us and make a no-obligation enquiry!











Familienhotel Sommerhof Kinder bis 3 Jahre gratis