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Welcome to the
Apart Birkenhof in
Zell im Zillertal

The Birkenhof is located in the center of the Ziller Valley in the village of Zell im Zillertal in a quiet central location. In the immediate vicinity are the ski Arena ski with the first alpine coaster ARENA COASTER (10 minutes) and the center of the village (10 minutes) as well as cross-country ski, toboggan run, swimming pools, the amusement park Zell (ice rink, playgrounds, ...) hiking and cycle paths and much more.

Next to the Birkenhof is an inn and several ski bus stops. The distance to the train station is 10 minutes. Our apartment house is also accessible in winter without snow chains!

Our house has an elevator and a ski room with ski boot dryer on the ground floor. A bread service and a laundry room with washing machine are also part of our services.  



360° Zell im Zillertal

In Zell am Ziller is the first entry into the exciting ski area Zillertal Arena, the largest ski area in the Zillertal. 139 km of slopes and 51 modern lifts from 1,300 m to 2,505 m inspire you from early December to Easter - pure fun and pure mountain huts!

Look at Zell and Birkenhof from all directions.

Here is an interactive 360 degree panorama

Summer Holidays in the Zillertal Arena

Experience the mountain summer in the idyllic resort Zell am Ziller, at an altitude of 580 m! With approx. 2000 inhabitants and a size of 2.4 km² Zell am Ziller is the heart of the Zillertal valley. A former gold mining center and now the main market town of the valley, Zell am Ziller is well developed for summer and winter sports.

Outdoor activities include walking, mountaineering, mountain biking, paragliding, swimming, etc. The 45.000 m² Freizeitpark Zell (Leisure Park) boasts 4 outdoor and 3 indoor tennis courts, an open air pool with two giant water slides, a modern sports bowling alley, an adventure playground, mini golf course, basket and street ball facilities, a beach volleyball court, a soccer field and a Restaurant-Café overlooking the surrounding mountains. A trip on the rollercoaster "Arena Coaster" or the "Arena Skyliner" guarantees an extra dose of fun! 

Zell has a century old tradition of hospitality. In 1482 an envoy traveling from Italy to Salzburg recommended a good inn in Zell! Zell is also home to the oldest private brewery and in May it hosts Austria's oldest festival, the Gauder Fest taking place in the first week in May.

Whatever you do, one thing is certain – the magnificent mountain panorama of the Zillertal Arena will stay in your memory for a long long time!

Unlimited winter Fun for you

The skiing area “Zillertal Arena” is the largest skiing area of the Zillertal valley and extends from the village Zell im Zillertal via Gerlos to Wald-Königsleiten and Krimml-Hochkrimml. The area offers 143 kilometres of slopes and 52 lifts, where skiers and snowboarders will find a variety of goods for beginners and pros. Skiing to an elevation of 2,500 metres and almost absolute guarantee of snow ensure a perfect winter holiday for the whole family.

Proper winter holidays contain a funny toboggan run with a stop in one of the rustic mountain huts. The natural toboggan run in Hainzenberg has a length of 7 kilometres and therefore it is the longest run in the Zillertal valley. Furthermore it is floodlit until 1.00 o’clock each night (except Sundays). The Gerlosstein cable car enables a convenient transport to the top station, where the toboggan run starts.

Enjoy the winter to the fullest on the longest natural toboggan run, cross-country ski runs and winter hiking trails. The region offers sport facilities of any kind, always surrounded by the stunning mountain scenery. A ride on the thrilling Arena Coaster guarantees the ultimate fun and action. Another attraction in Zell is the Freizeitpark Zell (Leisure Park), which provides a wide range of activities like an artificial ice rink, curling rink, indoor tennis courts, a modern bowling alley and a welcoming restaurant.

Apartments BIRKENHOF

Gaudergasse 22
6280 Zell im Zillertal