Grand Hotel Lienz
Travel Blogs from Lienz
... in the afternoon the next day, we got a cable car halfway up the mountain to have a drink in the sun. It was surprisingly hot up there and we stood without our coats on! We wanted to go on an Alpine Coaster but sadly, it was closed due to heavy snow :( Off to Italy (South Tirol) now!! ...
... than texting each other on the slope. Of the 3, only Ellie seemed to be concerned. The younger 2 were more intent on their smarties and lunch. The mountain rescue team are volunteers, and that is why they are so annoyed when idiots go off piste without suitable backup or the experience, or kit to get themselves out of ...
... side of the road was at least 3m high. Apparently there has not been this much snow for over 50 years. The hotel is great. The room on the small side, but comfortable for all of us. We are 50m from ski school, ski rental, and the lifts. There is not much in this village and I would only come here with the family. The mountain looks great, some awesome lines, but not this time. No one will dig me out if I make a ...
... go in one or two, but were told we had to take off our bathing suits. They were also full of naked, older men who really needed to have something covering them. So, we hit the family area were there were two very fun water slides and everyone was appropriately dressed.
Then, it was back to the hotel and dinner. Instead of a four course dinner, it was a buffet with lots of meats, salads and soups. A nice way to end a wonderful day!
The traffic out of Salzburg was terrible, but we finally made it to the freeway and were treated to some beautiful mountain views. The navigation system succeeded in getting us to Bad Hofgastein and after several attempts (and one stopping and asking at a chinese restaurant) we made it to our hotel. I will refrain from typing the name, (it is in the details above) as it is a really long and one that none ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool