WELCOME TO OUR GUESTHOUE HAFFNER

The friendly familyrun Guesthouse Haffner has a quiet but central location in Zell am See.
The surrounding Schmittenhöhe mountain and the lake give you the possibility to enjoy
the summer and the winter seasons for relaxing or sporting activities.

Our Guestehouse comprises of bed and breakfast rooms, apartments and suites.
You can start the day with a hearty breakfast buffet or fresh breadrolls can be delivered
to your apartment or you can independantly enjoy the fully equipped kitchen in our apartments.

For over 50 years the familyrun Guesthouse Haffner has put importance and care inot the rooms
and apartments. Incorporporating natural materials into the furnishings to create a warm
and welcoming atmosphere to make you feel comfortable and at home.
The satisfaction of our guests is a priority and we are constantly improving and
updating our service in response to our guests.

Our location - the best starting point!
Center of Zell am See with pedestrian area, shops, restaurants (about 5-10 walking minutes),
CityXpress gondolaand (about 3 walking minutes),
Zeller See - Lake (about 10-15 walking minutes),
Railway station (about 10-15 walking minutes),
Congress centre (about 5-10 walking minutes).

WIFI and parking is free in our Guestehouse Haffner.


The Ski lifts and hiking area of the Schmittenhöhe mountain including ski rental shops
and ski schools are conveniently and closly located. The ski runs into the town end close
by our Guesthouse.

The indoor swimming pool, sauna and skating rink of Zell am See are nearby.
Around the lake there are several puplic bathing areas (where dogs are allowed) as well as
heated swimming pools and kids pools facilites. The open air swimming pool area in Zell am See
is withhin walking distance.

The sight-seeing cruise tour on the lake offers round trips, ferry crossings and a weekly dance event.
It is also possible to book the boat for private events or ceremonies.


Situated in the middle of the Salzburger Mountains, Zell am See offers you a great variety
of excursions and hiking trails. (Schmittenhöhe mountain and Pinzgauer Spazierweg,
Großglockner High Alpine Road, the Hohe Tauern National Park, the Krimmler waterfalls,
there are many more caves, canyons and gorges around too....). On the Schmittenhöhe mountain
you can also book tandem paragliding our hang-gliding flights, guided hikes or play disc golf -
there`s something for everybody!

Our recreational area offers a whole range of cycle tours. That vary from easy tours to
challenging mountain bike trails. You can combine a cycle tour with the Pinzgauer railway
(Zell am See - Krimml).
For steam train nostalgia fans the Pinzgauer Bahn has frequent tours in the summer
and on special occasions aslo in the winter.

Kaprun is only a few kilometers away wehre you can visite the Kitzsteinhorn glacier, Gipfelwelt 3000, reservoirs and the TauernSpa resort, where our guests can claim 10% discount.

Also worth mentioning is the beautifully located 2 x 18 hole Golf course between Zell am See
and Kaprun.

There is also the possibility to arrive by small plane at tthe airfield in Zell am See.
Sight-seeing flights are offerd as well as a flight school for single engine planes and gliders.
It is also possible to book aparachute jump.

For children the region offers many playgrounds, sport and leisure activities, theme parts, an all year round toboggan run, hiking trails, kids events and exhibitions.

From mid May until mid October there is a 3 x weekly night show "Zeller Seezauber", a fascinating show with water, laser light and music alternating during the week. Entrance is free of charge.

In July and August there is weekly town festival on Wednesdays in the pedestrian area as well as the two annual Lake festivals offering an attractive variety of music and culinary delights rounded of with a firework display.

In the Zell am See region there are a whole range of events taking place.
Major events such as the Iron Man triathlon, Glocknerkönig, oldtimer race as well as other sporting events (ski races, icehockey matches, Golf tournaments, Mountainbike races, Sailing regattas, Tennis, Discgolf,
Horse riding events and parachuting.
Various concert and music events take place as well as Oldtimer, Motorcycle and Vespa meetings.

We will gladyl inform you about current events, attractions, activities, sports and insider tips.

Fancy a holiday in Zell am See?
We look forward to welcoming you.

Family Haffner & staff

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