Maria Alm

Maria Alm is located in the middle of the majestic mountains of the Steinernes Meer, the Hochkönig, and the Pinzgau grass mountains. The town has the highest church tower in the state of Salzburg and tradition and customs are an integral part of village life epitomized by the annual harvest festival. Hospitality  has also a long tradition and families in particular are given a royal welcome. In summer, Maria Alm is a paradise for hikers and bikers. There are endless possibilities for various excursions, exploring theme paths, and going on trails.  Summer lifts provide a convenient and comfortable way to reach the glorious summits. In winter, guests come to Maria Alm to shoot down the gorgeous, snow-covered slopes.

Maria Alm am Steinernen Meer is a 75km drive from Salzburg, Austria and a 170km drive from Munich, Germany. An excursion to Innsbruck would be a 140 km drive from Maria Alm.



The Hochkönig region is the best place for your winter vacation: perfect snow conditions, magnificent ski slopes, countless possibilities, impressive panoramas, the best hut culture, and first-class service. Awaiting you in the Maria Alm, Dienten, and Mühlbach ski areas are a total of 32 lifts, over 60 prepared slopes, and 120 km of excellent ski runs. Experience one of the most beautiful ski tours in the Alps on the Königstour with 32 km of continuous slopes ascending to 6,700 vertical meters. The heart of winter beats here in our region. The charming slopes of Maria Alm are an ideal place for ski instruction. The easy practise slopes are within walking distance from your apartment, so you don’t need any other means of transport during your stay. You can reach the ski resort of Hochkönig by car or ski bus from the village center within a few minutes. From the winter season 2018/2019 onwards, Maria Alm ski resort will be connected to the ski resort of Hochkönig, in the immediate proximity of Apartment Georg, thus making a trip there wonderfully convenient .

Maria Alm is located in the heartland of ski resort culture – Zell am See or Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang are within 30 minutes driving distance. The glacier of Kaprun also offers skiing pleasure in the winter off-season. In the wellness oasis of Kaprun Tauern Spa, you can chill out in splendid surroundings.

Hochkönig ski resort
Zell am See ski resort
Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang ski resort


In summer, Maria Alm is a veritable El Dorado for hiking, biking and climbing fans. Hundreds kilometres of marked hiking trails, with all levels of difficulty abound. Whether you need one of our free-to-use bikes to bike around, swimming pool with sauna or a spacious balcony to relax in the sun, our apartments offer all you need to enjoy everything in the area.

Or just enjoy the peace and quiet of Maria Alm. It’s up to you!

The toboggan run in Saalfelden


Waterfalls of Krimml





Festivities and events

The local people in the Hochkönig region nurture customs, a love for their country, and genuine hospitality. Guests are welcomed here like friends. It is an area characterized by tradition, feeling, and innovative thinking. In Maria Alm, Dienten, and Mühlbach, the idyllic atmosphere, the tranquility, and the welcome are palpable. Holiday makers with a thirst for action will find here the best opportunities for hiking, biking, climbing, or trail running. Connoisseurs appreciate the regional cuisine, the alpine hut culture, the natural splendour, as well as the customs and traditions at the harvest festival. On the Hochkönig, you will feel right at home during your vacation.



We are glad to welcome you in our Apartments