As a snowstorm encompasses the hotel, smiling concierges chauffeur you into the warmth while glowing lights and crackling fireplaces greet you in the glamorously decorated lobby. Inspired by the idea of combining powerful nature with the luxuries of a modern cosmopolitan hotel, the Forsthofgut is surrounded by wonderful grassy mountains, serene meadows and a natural lake embedded in lush forestry. Sit back, relax and consciously experience and celebrate mother nature’s beauty as the hotel takes care of the rest.

Location

How do I get to the hotel? What will my surroundings be like?

The Forsthofgut is located in the village of Leogang and gently embedded in the meadows and forests of the Asitz Mountains. Dive into every experience in this natural sanctuary as you indulge in moments of pure joy in harmony with the beautiful outdoors of Austria around you. As you look out onto the hotel’s very own oasis of natural gardens and a serene swimming lake, the impressive mountains sprawl out in front of you.  

Key Facts

  • Leogang is comfortably reached via the railway system from various points in Europe
  • located on the foot of the Asitz Mountain
  • the ideal spot to head out on athletic adventures – in summer and winter

What is special?

  • dive into the elegant natural swimming lake and discover the serene 30.000 square meter garden area oasis
  • waste no time and enjoy jumping right onto the ski slopes and gondola’s running past the hotel
  • relax in ultimate seclusion and reconnect with nature as lush meadows and forests surround you

What do the guests say?

  • escaping day-to-day life to spend time surrounded by Leogang’s peaceful nature makes the experience many guests especially relaxing
  • guests even enjoy their travels to the hotel as the scenery leading up to it is simply breathtaking
  • called the “the perfect hideout for ski fanatics”

Accommodation

How many rooms can I choose from? What are the views like?

As the hotel skillfully integrates the tranquility and charm of the surrounding nature into lovingly arranged rooms, generous in size and detail, a feeling of comfort washes over you. The cozy and lavish rooms, featuring raw materials like wood, leather and stone of the area, turn into an elegant sanctuary that lets you find much needed relaxation, as you step out onto terraces and balconies leading into the serene nature of Leogang.

Key Facts

  • choose from 96 rooms and suites
  • rooms are sized between 30 and 145 square meters
  • the interior of the rooms is mainly made up of sustainable materials such as loden, fine felt cloth and handmade wooden furniture

What is special?

  • enjoy unparalleled views of the grassy green or snowy white mountains right from the comfort of your abode
  • warm up in front of your own private fire place with up to eight people as the luxury chalets with private sauna, sound terrace and a telescope offer enough space for all of your friends or family members
  • dive into cozy beds made up of fluffy soft fabrics creating the perfect cocoon for a good night’s sleep

What do the guests say?

  • the perfect location to set out on active adventures from
  • frequently travelling guests rave about the location and call this “the best ski hotel” they have ever been to
  • vacationers are completely in awe of the views and highlight them frequently

Pools & Spa

What are the pools like? Will there be saunas and steam rooms?

After an action-filled day of soft white, powdery snow and flushed red cheeks, reach a new level of relaxation as the natural wellness areas allow you to fully unwind and soothe your aching muscles. As stunning views and the soft smell of honey and thyme encompass you, allow the closeness to nature to rejuvenate your spirits. While outside temperatures drop, indulge in a sauna experience sure to warm up your body after a long day on the slopes.

Key Facts

  • two separate spa areas for adults and for families with children of all ages
  • on-site fitness center with courses and personal trainers
  • the family area features an outdoor pool, rooftop terrace, a rock shower and a barn-like relaxation area

What is special?

  • relax in your choice of wooden saunas or steam baths as herbal scents dance in the air you enjoy the soothing view of the mountains
  • dive into the relaxing heated outdoor pool or simply indulge in the luxurious hot tub, just one level up, showcasing the spectacular alpine panorama
  • spend time in nature and recharge your batteries during the summer time as you relax in the hotels very own organic bathing lake

What do the guests say?

  • many state the spa and pool are “world class” and are blown away by the attention to detail
  • soothing aching muscles with the offered treatments or in the steam rooms is highly recommended
  • taking a dip in the swimming lake is a frequent favorite of guests visiting in the summertime

Culinary

Where is the produce from? Will there be vegan options?

As the smell of delicious omelette fills the air and freshly squeezed orange juice awaits you at your beautifully decorated table, let the latest update of the weather forecast inform you about what the day might bring – winter sun and skiing on the slopes or grey clouds and relaxing in the spa? In the evening, when your energy needs to be refueled after all your exciting adventures, let the Forsthofgut’s local cuisine create a dining experience you are sure to remember.

Key Facts

  • cuisine focused on local suppliers and a plant based, vegan kitchen
  • the on-site wine cellar “weinWALD” offers a variety of vintage wines
  • ingredients and produce come from a maximum distance of 50 kilometers

What is special?

  • allow the chefs to seat you in the fine-dining restaurant “echt”, which showcases regional cooking art and is equipped with lounges made up of earthy antique woods
  • explore the on-site luxury delicacies market and its culinary delights that are sure to make your senses dance in excitement  
  • start the day right as you indulge in breakfast on the cozy parlor of the hotel’s sun terrace and let yourself be spoiled by a deliciously fresh breakfast spread

What do the guests say?

  • guests are blown away by the super fresh taste of the ingredients
  • getting an insight into regional Austrian cooking, makes the dining experience for many visitors especially exciting
  • the attention to detail, the staff puts into everything, has guests swooning

Activities

How far away are the ski slopes? What kind of activities can I select from?

Spend long days outside and experience what it means to spend an action-filled vacation balanced out with relaxing spa treatments to clear your mind, body and soul. As you enjoy natural scenery and ski slopes whisking directly by your room, snow-covered peaks spark anticipation from the moment the sun first brushes your face in the mornings. Waste no time as you hurry to collect your skiing equipment and quickly hop on the slopes for an adventurous day.

Key Facts

  • the ski slopes of Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang-Fieberbrunn are merely 200 m away and the Asitz Gondola directly passes by the hotel  
  • the hotel offers adventurous cross-country ski tours
  • state-of-the-art ski equipment is for hire directly at the hotel

What is special?

  • embark on a romantic snow-covered toboggan run by day or by night and let the hotel create joyful winter memories for you and your loved ones
  • calm the mind from day-to-day stresses as you dive into your Power Yoga practice at dawn or find your inner balance and meditate in the forest glades
  • explore the surrounding Alpine landscape on challenging bike routes as competent and professional guides gladly show you techniques sure to enhance your experience  

What do the guests say?

  • skiers arriving from far away are relieved to have a high-quality ski rental right at the hotel and can therefore travel with less baggage
  • many call this the “best skiing experience” they have ever had
  • yogis enjoy balancing out long days of being on the slopes with meditative practices