Saalbach and Hinterglemm are lively ski resorts situated in the beautiful Glemmtal valley in Austria’s Salzburg province. Saalbach is an attractive traditional village which is home to many rustic chalet buildings and a pretty historic church. Hinterglemm is more lively and has some wonderful learner slopes for young skiers.
Saalbach is a lively ski resort situated in the beautiful Glemmtal valley in Austria’s Salzburg province. Saalbach is an attractive traditional village which is home to many rustic chalet buildings and a pretty historic church. The village has an affluent feel and features a charming pedestrianised centre which has many shops and restaurants.
The resort is surrounded by over 270km of marked pistes and 70 modern lifts, making it a popular Alpine ski destination. The lively village also has lots of great après-ski options with dozens of inviting mountain huts, restaurants, bars and discos on offer.
Our ski property for sale in Saalbach is only minutes away from the family-friendly resort of Hinterglemm. Here you’ll find fantastic nursery slopes for the children. These villages are only 90 minutes’ drive from Salzburg and 2 hours from Innsbruck. The nearest train station is in nearby Zell am See.
The Skicircus Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang was connected with Fieberbrunn in 2015 to form the largest interconnected ski area in Austria. It now offers an impressive 270km of pistes. The project, TirolS, has created one of the most varied ski regions with 140km of blue runs, 112km of red runs and 18km of black runs at altitudes over 2,000m.
The second phase will link this area with neighbouring Zell am See and Kaprun. These traditional villages are less than 30 minutes away and have a further 130km of pistes and year round glacier skiing. Once the second phase is complete, it will see a combined area of 380km of linked pistes – the 3rd largest in the world. The Fieberbrunn lift company has invested around €20m and it is sure to catapult the entire region in terms of growth and value.
Thanks to its own micro-climate and runs for all abilities, Saalbach is a superb winter destination. Our ski property for sale in Saalbach benefits from a long season from late-November to April, plus with 472 snow cannons you are always sure of perfect conditions.
There are many beautiful slopes which run through the trees and the skiing here provides lots of off-piste opportunities too. There is also 12km of classic cross country runs and a 2km high cross country run in the Saalbach-Hinterglemm ski region.
The region has 70 modern ski lifts and has the highest proportion of fast ski lifts of any major ski resort in the world – so you can get to the slopes super-fast!
Our ski property for sale in Saalbach benefits from brilliant family-friendly slopes. This resort has a great selection of ski schools plus central nursery slopes which are ideal for beginners. Additionally there are five snow parks, 2 freeride parks, 2 floodlit pistes, 5 toboggan runs, race slopes, funcross and snow trails, snowtubing and a Snowmobil-City.
Use of the ski buses in the villages of Saalbach, Hinterglemm and between Leogang, Fieberbruun and Saalfelden is free with a valid ski pass, offering endless opportunities to explore some fresh powder pistes.
As well as snowy winters, the Saalbach region enjoys warm summers, when the valley transforms into a lush green landscape. Thanks to the lovely weather and many lakes and swimming pools dotted across the mountains, Saalbach makes a beautiful summer retreat. The region is renowned for great mountain biking and there are 250km of marked routes to explore, accessible by five cable cars which can carry bikes up the slopes. This means you can enjoy the views from the peaks without having to cycle all the way up first! In addition there are 400km of marked hiking trails on offer. The Saalbach area also has a range of activities for children including a fantastic high ropes course with three ropeslides 100m above the ground, a 1km treetop path and a 200m long rope bridge.
Saalbach is just 20 minutes from the beautiful town of Zell am See which sits on the tranquil shores of Lake Zell and is home to dozens of summer activities including sailing, waterskiing and kayaking. The town’s crystal clear waters are even clean enough to drink. Other activities available in the area include tennis, volleyball, basketball, archery and horse riding. Or you could always try paragliding, canyoning or white water rafting for a shot of adrenaline!
Saalbach has its own 9-hole golf course and driving range, but for a more extensive round of golf the nearby Brandlhof Golf Club in Saalfelden offers a Par 72 course surrounded by breathtaking mountain scenery.
If you would like to see any of our ski property for sale in Saalbach / Hinterglemm, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please see our visiting Austria page and then either email us at email@example.com or call on +44 (0) 207 935 5132
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 or FAQ’s which will explain the purchasing procedure and costs involved. If you are considering your purchase as an investment then check out our investment guide which will give you information on rental incomes and the possible tax advantages.