Lodge Evaluation: Schlosshotel (and ski resort) Fiss, Tyrol, Austrian Alps

The five-star wellness Schlosshotel Fiss within the Austrian Tyrol might be an instance of alpine luxurious at its most interesting. It’s positioned on a sunny plateau excessive above the Tyrolean Inn Valley, round 1,400 metres above sea-level and framed by the mighty 3000-metre Samnaun mountains and the Ötztal Alps which seems attractive all yr spherical. And, it’s the solely lodge immediately on the slopes in Fiss.

Throughout the winter months Fiss comes into its personal as a ski resort. The realm is blessed with snow for round eight months of the yr and when snowfall is lean, the 212km of ski slopes are topped up with synthetic snow. These staying on the lodge have the great ski-in and ski-out entry to the slopes.

On the slopesFiss slopes

Who for

All ranges of skiers will love this ski resort and its beautiful surroundings of pristine woodlands and immaculate glaciers. The Schlosshotel Fiss has ski-in and ski-out entry to the two,820m of slopes throughout the Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis ski area.

The resort is ideal for households even when there are huge age variations between the kids. A formidable 125,000 sq. metres is reserved completely for kids and youngsters considering studying methods to ski or snowboard. The ski colleges and kindergartens deploy state-of-the-art coaching strategies such because the “Snow-V” which makes studying methods to ski far simpler.

Kids train n the Snow V

Children prepare n the Snow V

On prime of this, Shlosshotel Fiss has a kindergarten the place youngsters are supervised and entertained all day or for just some hours, whereas their mother and father commit their energies to winter sports activities or to exploring the luxurious environment on foot.


Schlosshotel Fiss, Amethyst suite

Schlosshotel Fiss, Amethyst suite

The Schlosshotel Fiss has 270 mild and spacious en-suite rooms. Every room has oak flooring, carved wooden and golden ornaments, with loads of native character. They’re checked twice a day, by employees who extraordinarily targeted on element and who will provide to vary linens and bedding twice a day if required.

Meals and Drink

For generations Fiss has been a land of farmers. When tourism developed household companies flourished and did properly serving the demand of holidaymakers whereas sustaining farming traditions producing meat and dairy manufacturing. The dishes on the menu introduce native specialities with worldwide delicacies, as an example it is possible for you to take pleasure in marinated Thai grass fed Fiss beef with a schnitzel or delicate sushi adopted by a neighborhood veal cooked in white wine and garnished with alpine herbs and berries. In the meantime the children have their very own menus with a scorching youngsters’s buffet and an ice cream station.

Within the evenings, adults can loosen up within the bar over their favorite tipple, with stay music soothing away the day. Or go purchasing for designer items within the lodge store. Cigar smoker can have day out within the cigar room.


The lodge has its personal in-house ski-hire store and cable vehicles simply exterior.

Inside, there’s the luxurious 5,000sqm spa reached by way of a trendy wellness lounge. It’s a perfect place to appease the muscular tissues after a day on the slopes.

Schlosshotel Fiss, Spa wellness lounge

Schlosshotel Fiss, Spa wellness lounge

The “Aquamonte”, a mini indoor water world has a 250m lengthy swim-in-swim-out pool and an outside part with two whirlpools with views over the slopes.

Schlosshotel Fiss, Waterworld AquaMonte, in-out pool & view winter

Schlosshotel Fiss, Waterworld AquaMonte, in-out pool

The positioning implies that even when taking a sauna you may be wanting on the beautiful valley past. Their beer infused sauna works properly at releasing muscle tensions and relaxes the thoughts.

This lodge is designed to be household pleasant and it actually exhibits. Its spa is split in two areas, for kids and adults, with particular therapies for kids comparable to a TuttiFrutti or chocolate peeling. There’s additionally an indoor youngsters’s cinema and a video games room and their very own waterpark.

Schlosshotel Fiss, Waterworld AquaMonte-Splach slide

Schlosshotel Fiss, Waterworld AquaMonte-Splach slide

Resort amenities

Spacious and cozy cable automobile lifts commute from valley to valley and to slopes that vary from positively mild to noticeably steep. The 460-hectare snowboarding space is appropriate for every kind of winter sports activities: newbies, leisure skiers, freestylers and execs can swoop down mogul pistes, carving and racing tracks, enjoyable areas and free-ride tracks. The 68 elevate programs take them as much as the summits very quickly.

What’s close by

Throughout the winter, the slopes are simply 50 yards away. Nonetheless, the summer season months are additionally a good time to go to to truly see the area within the sunshine. The Fiss is a 600-year-old village centre with distinctive structure that retain the real allure of a Rhaeto-Romanic “Haufendorf” (a village made up of irregular plots of land).

It may be a pleasure to drive alongside the mountains roads in spring and summer season when the inexperienced pastures are dotted with cows carrying finely crafted bells. There are additionally BMX parks, lake swimming and loads of causes to go trekking.

Is there WiFi

Sure, its free.


A deluxe double room (32-35sqm) is priced from €195 per particular person per night time; a Bernstein household suite (65sqm) is priced from €195 per particular person per night time primarily based on 2 individuals sharing.

For instance: a one week keep (7 nights) is priced from €2,340 for two sharing a double supreme room, Schlosshotel full board, every day childcare and use of the Spa.  A 6-day elevate go is from €246 per grownup.

Value consists of bathrobes/slippers within the room, use of the 5,000sqm Spa (Schloss Spa, Household Spa, Aqua Monte and Splash Waterworlds, Schloss Fitness center), train and outside exercise programme with certified instructors and guides, every day Children’ and Youngsters’ Golf equipment, underground automobile park & valet parking, welcome drink.

Getting there

FLY:  Easyjet flies from London Gatwick to Innsbruck Airport.

BEST TIME TO GO TO SKI: Open for snowboarding from December 7 2017 to April 15 2018.

Schlosshotel Fiss is included within the unique Area of interest Locations portfolio of outstanding accommodations in Austria and past.

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