Expect all the conveniences and comfort of a 4 star hotel at Zell am See Kaprun - and even a little bit more.

The **** Apartment Hotel Waidmannsheil in Kaprun, in the heart of the Austrian mountains at the Hohe Tauern National Park and directly on the year-round Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski area, is the perfect place for a very special holiday. We live in one of the most beautiful places in the Alps and feel deeply connected to the region. Its charms can be discovered and enjoyed at any time of the year. Austrian hospitality, first-class hotel service makes a vacation in which you will not miss anything.

Spend time with your loved ones completely carefree. Regardless of the season and special preferences. That is exactly what we would like to offer you at the Aparthotel Waidmannsheil! We are happy to provide all facilities, security and services for this.

We, the Gotthardt family, and all our employees take care of this with the utmost attention. How much you would like to take advantage of the first-class support is up to you: For example breakfast on the wonderful sun terrace, in the rustic hunting salon or in the bed of your apartment and of course you don't have to queue in front of the ticket counter for your lift ticket for the Kaprun ski area and Zell am See ski area as well as Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Filzmoos ski areas: it is available for you at the reception or we place it in your holiday apartment. The unique summer adventure card Zell am See Kaprun for the entire region is free for our guests! Thinking about things that you wanted to think of for a long time, being able to do everything or having to do nothing at all, and everyday life is somewhere in the nowhere ...

Your advantages as a direct booker


Why would you want to book on an impersonal platform when direct bookers are our special VIP guests!


Best price guarantee

Nowhere else will you be able to book our rooms and packages cheaper than directly with us. Should you ever find a better price, you will of course receive the same conditions and a little surprise.

Your desired apartment

Our apartments are individually designed and furnished. Whether it is an online portal or a travel agency - only a specific category can be reserved for brokerage via third parties. As a direct booker, you can book your preferred apartment according !to your special taste and ideas!

Free early check-in, late check-out

If you are in Kaprun early, you can go straight to your apartment, if it is already available! Do you like it so much that you don't even want to go home? You are welcome to keep your apartment on the day of departure, depending on availability, after the normal check-out time, of course free of charge. Or do you even prefer to extend another night?

Personal advice

There's nothing like a personal conversation. Do you have any questions about room furnishings, need help with travel / vacation planning / ski courses / ski rental or just want reliable information - we are happy to help.

No hidden costs

You will receive an offer with a guaranteed total price with all listed services included.



Time for your Self. Tranquility. You slip on a spa robe and allow time simply to pass you by.
It is a question of values. And of passion. Consciously doing what's right for people and for nature. Undogmatic. Authentic.
Looking in the right direction.​ The south.​ Scenery, vistas and mountain views

Much more than a hotel.​ An oasis of comfort for forward-thinking.​


The perfect start to the day: We are happy to spoil you with a rich breakfast buffet on request: bread and pastries, cheese, sausage and bacon variations, eggs, fresh fruit, muesli corner with creamy farmer's yoghurt and milk from organic farmers. Of course, we also serve your breakfast in your private holiday apartment.

Sauna & Wellness in the Hotel:

We offer our guests our alpine sauna wellness area exclusively and free of charge.


Work should stay at home - but if that is not possible: your apartment has free WiFi. Of course, the ladies at the reception are also happy to help you at any time.


You won't need your car. Park it for free in the protected hotel parking lot (partially covered). Because our environment is important to us, the Pinzgau mobility card is available to all of our guests. It enables you to use ALL public transport free of charge - from the train to the Postbus to the Pinzgauer Lokalbahn - for the entire period of your holiday between May 1st and October 31st. And during the winter season the free ski bus leaves directly in front of the hotel!

Distances & Surrounding:

2 minutes walk to the supermarket; 1 minute walk to the (ski) bus stop; 5 minutes walk to the valley station of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski area and the Maiskogel / Kaprun ski area; 6 minutes by bus to the Schmittenhöhe / Zell am See ski area and in summer to Lake Zell. A wide variety of restaurants - from gourmet restaurants to cozy snack bars - are right on your doorstep and welcome you warmly! You will also find typical Austrian coffee houses and stylish cocktail bars within walking distance of the hotel. Ski school, bank, postal partner, doctor and pharmacy - everything is just a stone's throw away.


Tauern Spa World Zell am See Kaprun: 

Go on a discovery: where eternal ice is reflected in 2100 m² of wonderfully warm water, an incomparable journey begins that leads you to deep relaxation and special moments of happiness: the Tauern Spa World! Experience the power of water in a breathtaking ambience. An oasis of well-being with a spacious sauna area and vitality center.

After sport, exercise, action and adventure, body and mind first need relaxation and regeneration.

The winter day was wonderful, you left your mark on the ski slopes in the Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski area or on the Schmittenhöhe. How about a sauna infusion or pure relaxation in warm water? Even in summer there are days when your body longs for regeneration. If you have just come back from a long hike or if you are tired of climbing off a mountain bike, your muscles certainly have nothing against a visit to the steam bath or sauna. Or how about a soothing massage? You will certainly be fit again tomorrow for another eventful day in the Zell am See-Kaprun sports region!

Your advantages as a Waidmannsheil guest at a glance:

10% discount on all common thermal spa cards Tauern Spa admission ticket available at the reception of your Salzburgerland Zell am See Kaprun holiday apartment Guaranteed entry to the Tauern Spa, regardless of occupancy Entrance via the VIP lane without waiting at the cash desk


The Hotel Spa Area - Your Piece of Paradise

Small but fine.

An intimate, unpretentious Alpine Spa nestled in a very personal atmosphere.

A bridge to nature with a wonderful dose of tranquillity and sensitivity.

Carefully planned with a finnish sauna, infrared cabin, salutary water treatments, wellness solarium and precious essences.


TAUERN SPA Kaprun - Zell am See

As a partner of the TAUERN SPA Kaprun – Zell am See we are ready to offer you several SPA benefit and specials! 

Discover the TAUERN SPA Kaprun – Zell am See a modern SPA in Austria. At the Base Camp, awaiting your arrival, is an microcosmic world of water, for sports activities as much as for relaxing moments in which you can just let yourself drift.  Water here presents itself in all its wonderfully multifaceted ways: pleasantly warm or refreshingly cool, as a bubbling massage, on a rushing slide or health-giving, enriched with salt.

The warmth spreads gradually. It smells of warm wood and eucalyptus. Your skin tingles nicely. And you feel as if you were in a private world: a long-awaited world where there is time for relaxation. Leave it for a cleansing expedition to the sauna area, it’ll clear your head and relax your body.Know that you will not be disturbed and can enjoy some quiet time far away from the hassle of everyday life. In the cosily warm quiet zone at TAUERN SPA Kaprun – Zell am See you’ll feel so well. It’ll be good for your body…and for your soul, too.

Your exceptional advantages:

  • 10 % discounted tickets
  • get your ticket directly a the Hotel reception
  • Entrance via VIP area with waiting time
  • your entrance is secured irrespective of Spa utilization
Tauernspa Family Water-Fun
Tauernspa Relaxed Sauna Pleasure
Tauerspa Heaven For Water-Lovers

A perfect Recipe

Local, organic, fresh, natural, carefully chosen and sourced - we could go on, but these are just some of the ingredients we believe are important for the perfect recipe.

Fine kitchen cuisine and true pleasure emerge from simple things:

    * The best and freshest ingredients
    * The love of cooking
    * Friendly service and
    * a pleasant atmosphere

Nearby you will find a variety of different restaurants. Ask our reception for an insiders choice and to book your table.

FAQ Aparthotel Waidmannsheil

What is the current corona situation in ZellamSeeKaprun?

Here you will always find the latest Corona regulations for your vacation in Zell am See / Kaprun

From what time can I move into my apartment?

Your apartment is ready for occupancy from 4 p.m. You will receive the code for the key box with your booking confirmation.

Would you like to get to know us personally? The reception is open daily from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

When do I have to leave the apartment upon departure?

We generally ask you to vacate the apartment by 10 a.m. On request and subject to availability, a “late check-out” is also possible by 6:00 p.m. at the latest for an extra charge of € 50.00 per apartment (free of charge for direct bookers). Please inform the reception in good time.

When and how do I pay for my stay?

When booking, we will inform you about the required deposit. Please pay the remaining amount upon departure in cash, with a debit card or credit card (Amex, Visa, Mastercard).

When is my booking binding?

A booking is only binding once your deposit has been credited to our account. Inquiries are always non-binding and NO fixed bookings.

And what if I have to cancel my booking?

You can find more detailed information on our booking and cancellation conditions page. As a special service, we offer you the opportunity to take out travel expense insurance directly on the email confirmation.

Is smoking permitted in the aparthotel?

Our house is a non-smoking house. Smoking is of course possible on the balconies and terraces.

Can I bring my pet with me?

Of course, we are also happy about every animal guest - please let us know when you book who you are bringing with you. In some cases there may be costs.

Is the breakfast buffet included in the price?

Basically we offer our apartments without meals. Of course, you can book breakfast for one or more days at any time (of course also on site at the reception).

Where can I park my car?

A protected, partially covered parking lot is available free of charge directly at the hotel.

Can I use the internet in the hotel?

Our WiFi is available free of charge in every apartment. You will receive the password upon check-in.

Is the Zell am See / Kaprun Card included in the summer price?

Yes! Our adventure card opens the door to sporty, cultural and natural highlights in Zell am See-Kaprun and the surrounding area! Enjoy Zell am See-Kaprun with the many discounts on the card.

Is there a charging station for my electric car?

In keeping with our holistic sustainability concept, you will of course also find a charging station for electric cars. There you can conveniently charge your car, during which you can take advantage of the amenities of the wellness area or your apartment, for example.

Is the Aparthotel Waidmannsheil managed sustainably?

We try everything to offer the guests of our aparthotel the best possible service and at the same time to reduce the negative impact on the environment. Environmental protection and our ecological footprint are particularly important to us. Waste separation is a matter of course, which we also ask of our guests. With efficient thermal insulation, lower power consumption thanks to LED technology, energy-efficient electrical appliances, 100% electricity from hydropower, computer-controlled heating systems and a regional purchasing strategy, we help ensure that the little paradise of Zell am See Kaprun is preserved for future generations.