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Best ski resorts in Germany

Best Ski Resorts in Germany

Here is a selection of some of the best ski resorts in Germany. Whether for amateur, intermediate or professional skiers, Germany offers a variety of ski resorts suitable for all levels.

 

Having trouble convincing your significant other to go on a ski holiday? Combine your ski holiday with the discovery of other German treasures such as the best hidden gems in Germany or the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany.

 

Enjoy alternating skiing with shopping, wellness and cocooning and have an unforgettable holiday in Germany.

 

Discover some of the best ski resorts in Germany and book your flights, accommodation and tours and activities in Germany, a country that never ceases to amaze travellers. 

 


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Garmisch-Partenkirchen 

Bavaria

Located in Bavaria and easily accessible by train or plane via Munich or Innsbruck (Austria), Garmisch-Partenkirschen is one of the best ski resorts in Germany. It has enjoyed international fame since hosting the Olympic Winter Games.

 

Today the ski resort connects three mountains: Hausberg, Kreuzeck and Alpspitze and offers you more than 40 kilometres of slopes. Worried about running out of snow? No problem, the resort provides snow cover on the ski slopes with its numerous snow cannons.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2 hours’ drive from Garmisch Partenkirchen).

 

Where to stay: “Moun10 Jugenherberge” is a perfect choice for small budgets.

 

 


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Oberstdorf

Bavaria

Also located in Bavaria, the Oberstdorf ski resort has 130 kilometres of slopes perfect for families and beginners. If you are not passionate about skiing, you will at least be seduced by the incredible landscapes. Once you reach the top of the Nebelhorn you will have a view of the entire region and its some 400 snowy peaks.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2 hours’ drive)

 

Where to stay: “Boutique Hotel Gams” a charming boutique hotel for adults only.

 


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Feldberg 

Black Forest Region -  Baden Württemberg

25 kilometres of glorious ski slopes await you in Feldberg, a ski resort in the Black Forest region. This ski resort is perfect for skiing and snowboarding among the pine trees.

 

Rising to an altitude of almost 1,500 meters, the Feldberg ski resort is perfect for all audiences: families, sports enthusiasts or beginners.

 

Book your flights to Basel, located 1 hour away by car, as well as your accommodation at the best price in Feldberg.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Basel (1 hour by car).

 

Where to stay: Hotel Waldeck” is one of our top picks in Feldberg.

 


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Alpsee Grünten

Bavaria

Alpsee-Grünten's slogan is "mountains for beginners, families and connoisseurs".  In other words, Alpsee-Grünten is a perfect ski resort for all levels. You don't have to be a great athlete to enjoy the magnificent landscapes of this ski resort and its many ski slopes.

 

The best way to enjoy the Allgaü mountains is to book your accommodation in Sonthofen or Rettenberg, which are just minutes from the ski slopes.

 

Book your flights to Munich Airport and book your accommodation at the best price for the perfect ski holiday in one of Germany's best ski resorts.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2 hours by car).

Where to stay: “Hotel-Pension Johanna” located in Sonthofen, 5 minutes from Schwäbeleholz Ski lift.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2 hours by car).

 

Where to stay: Hotel-Pension Johanna” located in Sonthofen, 5 minutes from Schwäbeleholz Ski lift.

 


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Arber

Arber-Gondelbahn - Bavaria

Arber is Bavaria's largest ski resort. It is also the most popular and one of the best ski resorts in Germany.

 

This family-friendly ski resort is perfect for skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts. Not yet a ski pro? No problem, there are 14 ski and snowboarding schools in Arber.

 

Book your flights to Munich Airport as well as your accommodation in Arber-Gondelbahn from our offer of more than 200 accommodations at the best price in Arber-Gondelbahn. 

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2 hours by car).

 

Where to stay: Wellnesshotel Riedlberg” features a fitness centre and a shared lounge.

 


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Zugspitze Glacier Ski Resort

Garmisch-Partenkirchen   - Bavaria

Zugspitze is a wonderful ski resort located in Bavaria, a few kilometers from the very famous ski resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and a few hundred meters from the border with Austria. Self-proclaimed "Germany's most beautiful ski resort", the Zugspitze ski resort has no shortage of assets. In addition to being the most beautiful ski resort in Germany, it is also the highest, since Zugpitze is the highest point in Germany.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2h40 by car).

Where to stay: “Obermühle 4 Boutiuqe resort” a beautiful 4-star hotel that has been family-run since the 17th century.

 

How to get there: Book your flights to Munich (2h40 by car). 

 

Where to stay: "Bavaria Biohotel" is a family run hotel located in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

 


 

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