Holidays to Mayrhofen
Mayrhofen is the third largest community in Tyrol yet manages to maintain the ambience of a traditional Tyrolean village. Mayrhofen is a really great skiing holiday destination as it offers skiers of all abilities a challenge and chance to develop their skills. Located only one hour from Innsbruck airport, it has one of the shortest transfer times in Austria, meaning you can get on the slopes quicker and make the most of your holiday.
How Mayrhofen is suitable for all skiing abilities
Mayrhofen has access to 91 pistes and is set 2000m above sea level, ensuring a reliable level of snow cover. There is a ski lift that takes you to the area of Ahorn which is best suited for beginners with gentle slopes and a reset area. For intermediate skiers there is the area of Penken which has a wider range of routes available, more red runs and the famous ‘devil’s run’ if you’re more confident on your skis.
Mayrhofen will suit you too, it is very snowboarder friendly and home to the Vans Penken Park where snowboarders gather to practise their tricks and socialise in the nearby bars and cafés on the slope.
If you’re thinking about taking the whole family on a skiing holiday then you can rely on the trusted ski school in Mayrhofen which is well established and provides a safe environment for your children and nearly all the instructors speak fluent English.
With over 50 hotels to choose from there is sure to be a suitable and affordable choice for you and your needs. Mayrhofen village offers everything you need for the perfect skiing holiday; there are several rental shops to hire any required equipment, small local shops to buy your souvenirs and a great selection of restaurants.
Après ski is a key part to any skiing holiday and Mayrhofen won’t disappoint. There are plenty of bars to go to both on and off the mountain. Some say Mayrhofen has one of the best Après ski experiences in the Alps, with skiers heading straight to the bars on the slopes after a day’s skiing, but then carrying on the party in the main town. Most of the bars in the main town keep their doors open until the early hours. However, if you’re travelling with a family don’t be put off by this as Mayrhofen prides itself in offering a save evening environment for young families as well.
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Mayrhofen Travel Information
German (English widely spoken)
GMT/BST +1 hour