Included Amenities for Winter Holidays

Hotel Bismarck services

True to our motto: “a little bit more of everything”

Bismarck’s Gourmet Superior Half-board (=3/4 half-board)

  • Breakfast buffet fit for a king with a large selection of warm and cold dishes, organic selections, homemade Bircher muesli, fresh fruit, egg dishes made before your eyes, Sunday champagne breakfast
  • Afternoon snack & salad buffet (12:00-4:00 pm)
  • Fresh cakes, tortes or strudel daily
  • Exquisite five-course gourmet, healthy menu (soup, starter or pasta, four mains to choose from), salad bar every day (with approx. 15 different salads), vegetarian dish every day, cheese board with local Gastein Valley cheeses
  • Gourmet specials: specialty evenings, Austrian menu every Sunday
  • Fridays: rotating starter or dessert buffet
  • Bismarck holiday with gala dinner and sparkling wine reception every Wednesday  
  • "Sweet Tuesday": Kaiserschmarrn pancakes or traditional Salzburger Nockerl dessert (for an extra fee)
  • Bismarck’s hotel celebration day – Wednesdays we offer a candlelight gala dinner. We appreciate elegant attire for this meal.
  • Kids’ menu with choice of dishes
  • High-quality, local products; everything is prepared freshly (no convenience foods)
  • We are happy to accommodate guests with food intolerances 
  • Guests with allergies can receive menus suited to their needs

To make you feel at home

  • Welcome night on Monday with welcome drink and information for your holiday
  • Free use of the hotel’s water world & 1,700 m² deluxe hotel spa with thermal baths
  • Soft bathrobes, a bathing bag and slippers in your room to use during your stay
  • Events such as live music at the bar, jewelry and glasses exhibitions, cocktail evenings
  • Candlelight swimming from 8:30-10:00 pm (2 x weekly)
  • Enjoy our lovely panorama terrace, cozy beach chairs and our stylish winter lounge
  • Mulled wine lounge 2 x weekly (for a fee)
  • Free outdoor parking (garage: € 7 per day)
  • FREE highspeed Wi-Fi in all guest rooms
  • Gastein Card for the duration of your stay: free and discounted (10-50%)

Water & Wellness Paradise 1,700 m²

  • Easily accessible in your bathrobe from all hotel rooms
  • 2 x 33°C outdoor thermal pools open all year round
  • 2 x 33°C indoor thermal pools
  • Thermal whirlpool
  • Big sun terrace and a 7,000 m² garden area
  • Spacious winter garden near the indoor thermal pool
  • Luxurious wellness paradise: Finnish sauna, women's sauna, rock grotto steam room, bio-sauna, warm footbaths, salt therapy room, Kneipp baths, showers, light therapy, relaxation room with water beds, ice fountain...


  • Bright, sunny gymnastics & yoga room
  • Gym, approx. 50 m²: two ergometers, treadmill, stepper, back bench, abs trainer, rowing machine & multi-functional training equipment from Techno-Gym
  • Active programme: Aqua gym, strong back, stretching, abs-legs-glutes; rotating classes from Monday to Friday
  • Yoga: 2 x weekly
  • Guest Bavarian curling tournament with Mr. Wendler, once a week


5% reduction on the half-board prices from 14 nights (10% from 21 nights)
reduced ski-and wellness-packages

BISMARCK TOTAL PACKAGE for stress-free ski holidays in Austria

  • Ski passes available at reception 
  • 10 % discount on ski hire in the Angertal & at Sport Fleiss by the Schlossalmbahn
  • Every Saturday and Sunday evening a ski instructor will come to the hotel to offer personal consultation
  • Free ski bus runs every 10 minutes (stops at the hotel) 
  • Hotel bus to the Angertal (€ 5 per person)
  • Ski safari every Monday – guided informational ski trip with a Gastein ski guide

NEW * CABLE CAR * NEW from December 2018:

  • Non-stop to the top – the brand-new 10-seat cable car takes you to the mountain station in just 9 minutes. And because you don’t have to cross any streets to get to it, it is very easy to reach.
  • Multi-functional valley station – the most convenient with escalators, ski storage, ski hire and restaurant
  • Easy to reach with the ski shuttle: stops right at the valley station
  • From the new mountain station, you can choose between three ski runs – the new runs range from easy to difficult
  • Great guarantee of snow 
  • The Schlossalm offers one of the longest pistes in the Eastern Alps – 10.4 km and 1,440 metres of altitude difference

Grand opening event: 18-20 January 2019 SOUND & SNOW FESTIVAL GASTEIN – 3 days with live music (bands announced on 11 September 2018)