Alpine pastures & huts
From rustic to top modern refreshment stops
There is no hurry on the sun terraces and parlor benches of Ötztal's pasture inns and mountain huts. But the real Alpine feeling spreads out while the hut tenants offer fresh, regional delicacies. Incidentally, it's no rumor that bacon dumplings, Kaiserschmarrn & more taste even better on the mountain. Just try it for yourselves - some Alpine inns, snack stations and mountain restaurants are easily reachable by cart road or mountain lifts while other huts and Alpine pastures can be conquered only in the classic way by using your legs.
The following list contains all refreshment stops on Ötztal's mountains - with filter function for a quick search of your favorite destination.
regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
With the cozy hut Stallwiesalm you have reached a great mountain hut in the foothills of mighty Söldenkogl peak at 1.850 m altitude.
The hut is well known for its culinary delicious comprising Tyrolean specialities like roast pork shank, spare ribs, cheese spaetzles and Emperor-style shredded pancake!
In summer starting point for different walking tours.
ALMZEIT focus: hut area
Open in summer and winter
Hiking: Sölden - Granbichl - Stallwiesalm, Sölden - Rechenau - Stallwiesalm, altitude gain: 500 m, length: 5 km, time: 1.5 h
with the bike from Sölden Freizeit Arena, length: 5 km, altitude gain: 500 m, gradient: 14%, time: 1 1/4 h
Crossings: Kleblealm, Fiegl's Gasthaus, Lochlealm
Winter: Ski tour to hut, Granbichl - Stallwiesalm, altitude gain: 500 m, lenghth: 5 km, time: 1.5 h; Winter footpath and natural toboggan run to hut. Hut evenings on request.
Peak tours: Söldenkogl time: 3 h, Laubkarsee time: 2.5 h, Hochstubaihütte time: 4 h, Nebelkogel time: 4 h, Wilde Leck time: 5 h
alpine dairy/snack bar
The Zwieselbachalm lies a piece behind the Schweinfurter Hut, in the middle of the Ötztal mountains.
Parking: parking lot Sennhof Niederthai (next to the Information office)
Start the hike at parking lot Sennhof in Niederthai. Follow the forest trail along Horlach Brook into Horlachtal, past the mountain huts of Larstigalm, Kleinhorlachalm, Großhorlachalm and Schweinfurter Hütte further to the Zwieselbachalm.
Altitude gain: 513
Duration: 2,5 hours (up & down 4,5 hours)
Return: same route, from the Larstigalm "Bergmahder trail or Grastal trail" possible
Hütten , restaurant , live music/concerts , Austrian cuisine , Glutenfreie Küche , Ski huts , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar , international cuisine
Directly at the entrance of the Alpine pine forest and the via ferrata.
Ideal for a coffe-break and lunch. Tyrolean specialities and friendly service.
Playground & sun terrace.
Hütten , Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , Glutenfreie Küche , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
Easy to access on foot from Acherkogelbahn top station or Ochsengarten gondola, suitable for prams:
Time: approx. 15 min
From the top station to WIDIVERSUM Family Adventure Land, then towards „Rotes Wandl“ vantage point and Kühtaile Alm:
Time: approx. 30 min
Time: approx. 1.5 h
Summer: June - mid October
An ideal spot to enjoy Tyrolean delicacies in rustic surroundings! Take a
seat on our sun terrace, relax and look at the magnificent view and let
your excitement-filled day of walking draw comfortably to a close!
Winter: Christmas - Easter
Apartment for up to 20 persons
House for up to 15 persons
New Kühtaile Alm: relax on the sun terrace or the panorama wintergarden, enjoy the wonderful views and fine Tirolean specialties! Summer: trampoline and playground for children at the hut. Overnight stay for 20 persons in a holiday apartment.
Old Kühtaile Alm: quaint and completely renovated self-catering mountain hut ideal for groups up to 15 people. Superb location amid the Hochoetz ski and hiking area!
Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar
Lenzenalm (1.896 m).
Quaint Alpine pasture inn at nature's heart in the Ötztal Alps, offering great views of the surrounding mountains and glaciers.
Hütten , Austrian cuisine , home cooking , alpine dairy/snack bar
The Langtalereck Hut is located at the entrance of the Langtal valley, offering superb views of Gurgl's glaciers. The hut is serviced in summer and winter.
hearty Tirolean meals
meat & milk products from own farming
half board available
beds and mattress dorm
Summer: open from mid June to late September
To Langtalereck Hütte:
hiking from Obergurgl towards Schönwieshütte - Gufler Alm - Langtalereck Hütte (gravel trail), time: 2.5 h, length: 7 km
with the car to Festkogel gondola or Obergurgl center
Hohe Mut gondola up to Hohe Mut Alm, remaining time: 1 h, altitude gain: 300 m
Mountainbike route to Langtalereck Hütte, length: 7 km, time: 1.5 h, altitude gain: 500 m
Winter: ski tour, Obergurgl - Schönwieshütte, altitude gain: 500 m, length: 6 km, time: 2 h
Schwärzenkamm via ferrata: approx. 20 walking minutes from Langtalereck Hütte.
alpine dairy/snack bar
Located above the legendary Engelswand rock face, is one of Ötztal´s oldest settlements. A fantastic panoramic view and hearty hospitality at the mountain inn expected you.
Parking: parking lot Mure Umhausen
From there you hike through the meadow to the mountain´s foothill und further winding trail up to Ötztal´s Eyrie.
Duration: approx. 1.5 hour
Altitude gain: 450
Return: same route
whole-time warm meal
mountain breakfast on request
located above the legendary Engelswand rock face
Schöne Aussicht (Hütte)
Hütten , home cooking , regional cuisine , Italian cuisine
Schöne Aussicht 2.846m - private Hut- no alpine association reduction!Opening Hours:
Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , Glutenfreie Küche , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
OUR HÜHNERSTEIGN ARE LOCATED UP ON 2,012 METERS ABOVE SEA LEVEL, IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ÖTZTALER ALPS - CLOSE TO THE GLACIER ROAD. IN OUR ORIGINAL MOUNTAIN HUT WITH TYROLEAN ATMOSPHERE AND AUTHENTIC FLAIR, WE CREATE SPACE FOR MOMENTS OF ENJOYMENT, AMBIANCE AND SPECIAL MEMORIES.
Inside and outside, we are welcomimg you high above Sölden, to Annemarie's Hühnersteign. During summer we are the perfect destination for everyone who wants to stop and relax after a hike or bike tour. In winter, thanks to our great location right on the ski slope and the glacier road, we offer the ideal rest point - to warm up, strengthen yourself and to get together.
From February on, we are also happy to welcome you on our sun terrace with beautiful mountain views and serve you good things from our kitchen and cellar. In addition to our warm hospitality, this is another reason why some guests would prefer to come to us every day!
All year round, in addition to our traditional delicacies and Tyrolean cuisine, we offer the ideal setting for special occasions and celebrations for up to 120 people, of course individually adapted to you and your wishes. Rustic hut fun guaranteed!
Are you looking for an exclusive and special location for your celebration? Then you have come to the right place in our WEINDILLA, on the first floor of the Hühnersteign. Special wines and a well-matched range of indulgence create space for up to 20 people - unique enjoyment and mountain moments included!
It's best for you to just drop by, because there's a lot we can tell, but you have to experience it yourself..
Summer: mid June to early October
Winter: mid October to the end of April
Open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Austrian cuisine , vegetarian cuisine , home cooking , après ski , Glutenfreie Küche , Ski huts , non-smoking locale , regional cuisine , alpine dairy/snack bar , international cuisine , Bergrestaurant/Bedienung
Directly in the skiing and hiking area of Sölden at 2,020 meters - The Hotel Silbertal **** is located.
A relaxing atmosphere and comfort are our top priorities! For an enjoyable stay, we have our own multi-course evening menu and a very delicious breakfast buffet.
• Warm meals all day
• Almdorf at 2,000 m
• Large sun terrace with a wonderful view of the Ventertal
• Ski in & ski out at 2,000 m - high quality service and food
• Evening Get-together at the fire bowl during sunset
To the Hotel Silbertal:
• by car from Sölden in approx. 20 minutes
• from Gaislachkogl-Bahn middle station approx. 45 minutes walking distance
• from Sölden approx. 1.5 - 1 ¾ h walking distance
• perfect location for hikes to: Tiefenbach glacier - Vent, middle station - Hochsölden, Bodenegg - Zwieselstein, Gaislachsee