Tour groups and bus tours

The Hotel Waldfrieden in Schladming is ideal for tour groups and bus tours. Enjoy the superior comfort of our 4-star hotel combined with the many opportunities for leisure activities in the Schladming-Dachstein region. We look forward to seeing you and your tour group!

Many good reasons for your tour group

Spacious Hochwurzen suite in the Hotel WaldfriedenComfortable hotel restaurant
  • All rooms are accessible by lift, equipped with bath or shower/WC, telephone, TV, room safe and hair dryer and all have a balcony
  • 2 lifts
  • Sumptuous breakfast buffet and dinner with choice of 3 menus
  • Weekly buffet dinner with many delicacies
  • Bus parking with entry and exit directly in front of the hotel and cleaning opportunity
  • Wellness at its best in our indoor pool with whirl bench and massage jets, the outdoor pool with sunbathing area as well as our sauna area with Finnish sauna, aroma steam bath, infrared cabin, bio sauna and herbal bath
  • Panoramic relaxation room for your enjoyment
  • Massage treatments (for a supplement)
  • Professionally equipped fitness room with fantastic view
  • Welcome drink
  • Wellness bag with fluffy bathrobe, bath towels and slippers in the rooms
  • The location of our hotel provides a wonderful view and an ideal starting point for numerous excursion possibilities
  • Travel support from our senior boss as a local guide during excursions (1x free tour from 3 nights)
  • Help with programme organisation and on-site implementation
  • Hochwurzen mountain railway opposite the hotel

Schladming-Dachstein Summer Card

Trip with the Dachstein panorama gondola - included in the Summer Card
All-inclusive with the Schladming-Dachstein Summer Card! With the Summer Card you can enjoy the majority of leisure facilities in our holiday region for free.

E.g. 1 mountain railway trip per day, 1 Dachstein Glacier railway trip per week (by min. stay of 2 nights), toll roads, bus lines, museum entry, Admont abbey library and much more. Or you can get up to 50% discount with the participating Summer Card partner companies!


Prices with half-board incl. Schladming-Dachstein Summer Card for summer 2020.
The price with half-board depends on the duration of the stay and the season, from € 64.00 to € 82.00 per person per day. Single room supplement € 15.00 per day.
For 20 paying guests, we offer 1 free place.
From June to October, the Schladming-Dachstein Summer Card is included in the price.

We will gladly prepare a personal offer for your tour group!


Excursions & theme trips

At various events and holiday dinners, we offer a variety of theme trips throughout the summer season:
  • Daffodil Festival in Ausseerland (end of May/early June)
  • Spring Festival in the Ramsau (early to mid-June)
  • Trip to view alpine blossom (end of June)
  • Summer in the mountains
  • Bauernherbst Harvest Festival (September - October)
  • Wonderful hiking trails can be found in our region, an extensive hiking area with countless possibilities.

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Our tip:
Local guided tour by our senior boss!

Our tip:
Local guided tour by our senior boss!

Alpine roses in full bloom (© Schladming-Dachstein region - Herbert Raffalt)

Excursion suggestions

Full day trips

Dachstein tour - a tour around the massif always shows a different aspect to the Dachstein (e.g. possible visits to Grundlsee, Hallstatt, world cultural heritage with Hallstatt lake, Bad Ischl, Wolfgangsee, Gosausee).
Tauern tour - a wonderful nature trip; after climbing the Sölkpass you arrive in Murtal at the Prebersee, and then on to Tamsweg and the Radstädter-Tauernpass, then back again to the Ennstal and Rohrmoos.
Carinthia - Nockalmhöhenstraße (beautiful pass road) or trip to the Malta-Stausee.
Admont - visit to the world's largest abbey library.
Salzburg - the festival city of Salzburg has to be visited once.
Hochkönigsgebiet - trip to Mühlbach am Hochkönig to the Arthurhaus (Mandlwand), situated in a very beautiful mountain landscape.
Königssee - trip into the charming countryside of the Berchtesgaden region.
Großglockner Hochalpenstraße - trip to the roof of Austria.
Graz - you will get to know the state capital of Styria (the old town has been declared a World Cultural Heritage site).
Eisenerz-Erzberg - visit to the iron ore mine or Hauly adventure trip (giant truck) on the famous ore mine - visit to the Leopoldsteinersee.
During the Carinthian trips, tolls are to be paid at the Tauernautobahn, the Nockalmhöhenstraße and the Malta-Stausee-Straße. Tolls are also payable on the Großglockner-Hochalpenstraße as well as on the way to Graz (Gleinalmtunnel).

Half-day trips

Hochwurzen or Planai - our two local mountains offer beautiful circular walks and are the starting point for many high altitude hiking tours.
Untertal - trip to the Riesach waterfall (largest in Styria) and hike through the Talbach gorge (beautiful hiking and walking trail).
Obertal - a fun horse-drawn carriage ride to an alpine pasture in the Obertal.
Dachstein Glacier - possibility to drive up to the Dachstein Glacier (2,700 m), free with the Summer Card!
Styrian Lake Constance - a worthwhile excursion destination with a nice walk to and around the lake.
Regional tour - Ramsau (possible visit to a loden cloth factory) - Filzmoos (visit to the Oberhof or Unterhofalm at the foot of the Bischofsmütze) - Eben - Schladming. 
Rossbrand viewpoint near Radstadt
- beautiful end of a valley with a stopover at a rustic alpine pasture farm.
Kleinsölktal - ride to the Breitlahnhütte with a hike to the Schwarzensee in the Sölktäler Nature Park (about 1 hour).
Stoderzinken - wonderful panoramic route on this hiking mountain affording magnificent views.
Trautenfels Castle - local museum with interesting exhibitions in the lower Ennstal. Kleinarltal - trip to the Jägersee with route around the lake.
St. Johann im Pongau – visit to the Liechtenstein gorge
Drive to the cosy Moarhofalm in the Preuneggtal with alpine snack. Beautiful mountain pasture idylls with stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
The trips to the Dachstein, the Planai, Lake Constance, the Kleinsölktal and the Oberhofalm are subject to a partial charge outside the validity period of the Summer Card. Numerous hikes and walks are also possible directly from the hotel.
View to the Dachstein Glacier (© Schladming-Dachstein region)
Wilde Wasser theme route
Rest at Styrian Lake Constance (© Schladming-Dachstein region)