Welcome to Mayrhofen
Surrounded by mountains and picturesque countryside Mayrhofen lies within the beautiful Zillertal Alps National Park in the heart of The Tyrol province. This beautiful village has charming shops and restaurants a great après ski scene! All of our ski property for sale in Mayrhofen is sure to give excellent returns as the village is so popular.
Total Skiing - 142km
What We Love About Mayrhofen:
Surrounded by mountains and picturesque countryside Mayrhofen lies within the beautiful Zillertal Alps National Park. With abundant forests and Alpine lakes, all of our ski property for sale in Mayrhofen is in the heart of the exclusive Tyrol province. This pretty town is conveniently located between the Penken and Ahorn mountains, within easy reach of the Hintertux Glacier. This is Austria’s only year-round ski resort at 3250m. This lively town offers a fantastic selection of shops and restaurants. It is less than an hour’s drive from the famous, chocolate-box towns of Kitzbühel and Innsbruck. The town is very accessible and is conveniently located less than an hour’s drive from Innsbruck airport, and less than a 2 hour drive from both Salzburg and Munich airports. All of our ski property for sale in Mayrhofen has access to a local train station with good connections to and from Munich.
Mayrhofen sits between the mountains of Penken and Ahorn, part of the Zillertal Valley. The town is also fully interlinked with Hippach, Finkenberg and Lanersbach ski resorts. This offers direct access to an additional 133km of well groomed pistes. Mayrhofen is ideally located within easy reach of the Hintertux Glacier, Austria’s only year round ski resort. The glacier offers winter sports enthusiasts snow-sure slopes, great restaurants and beautiful natural landscapes 365 days of the year. Mount Penken offers an exciting piste experience for skiers of all abilities. You can try to conquer Austria’s steepest slope, the legendary 78% incline Harakiri Run, tear up the Vans Penken Park, or measure your speed on three different race courses. On Mount Ahorn, the pistes are first class in the winter months. Amazing slopes as well as the perfectly groomed downhill valley run promise unadulterated alpine pleasure to both skiers and snowboarders. Chill out and relax while drinking in stunning views of the Zillertal Mountains by visiting the White Lounge – an igloo village at 2,000m.
All of our ski property for sale in Mayrhofen benefits from first-class pistes and wonderful snow conditions. The region has 53 modern ski lifts, including Austria’s largest gondola. Snow quality is extremely important in Mayrhofen. 147 snow canons guarantee 100% snow coverage on the slopes. The slopes in Mayrhofen reach an altitude of 2500m and include 40km of blue runs, 69km of red runs, and 33km of black runs (142km in total). Mayrhofen also has an additional 18km of freeride routes and the season lasts from mid-December until April. Winter in Mayrhofen offers more than just skiing. The region has a fantastic selection of activities available, such as snow shoe trekking, cross-country skiing, ice climbing, paragliding and ice skating.
Sports and activities hold high priority in Mayrhofen as the region is fantastic for walkers and mountain bikers, with over 200km of well kept trails. Guided walks with experienced mountain guides are the ideal way to explore the mountains and green forests. Climbing, via ferrata, and bouldering are hugely popular in Zillertal Alps National Park. The area provides some of the safest and finest climbing grounds in Europe. Equipment can be borrowed free of charge from the top station of the Penken Kombibahn. Other activities available in the area include tennis, horse riding, archery and clay pigeon shooting, rafting and kayaking, hunting, fishing, hang gliding and much more.
There are also many lakes and pools in the region for summer swimming. All of our ski property for sale in Mayrhofen benefits from the huge variety of water sports that are available. If you are feeling adventurous why not try your hand at rafting, mountain climbing, canyoning down gorges and waterfalls, or enjoy the full beauty of the mountains from above by paragliding.
The golf course Zillertal Uderns is a 20 minute drive outside of Mayrhofen. The brand new 18-hole championship course stretches over more than 65 hectares, and boasts a total of 35 teeing grounds. This exclusive golf course features an undulating landscape with fruit groves, well kept fairways, scenic ponds, numerous bunkers and rough greens. At an altitude of 550m above sea level, this is the Tyrol’s lowest situated golf course.
Thinking of Visiting:
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Mayrhofen, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please email us at email@example.com or call on +44 (0) 207 486 9419
We have representatives in all the resorts we sell in who would be delighted to meet you and show you around. Simply let us know which dates you have in mind and we can help organise everything for you.
For more useful information on buying a ski chalet or apartment in Austria, see our buyers guide which will explain the purchasing procedure and costs involved.