The best destinations for your pit stop in the Zillertal

Mountain huts and restaurants on the Hintertux Glacier

Take a break – in the Tuxer Fernerhaus at an altitude of 2,660 metres, while soaking up the sun on the beautiful terrace with glorious views. Alternatively, enjoy the welcoming ambience and rustic charm of the Spannagelhaus at 2,531 metres.

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The Spannagelhaus in the Zillertal valley

The Spannagelhaus in Hintertux was refurbished in 2013 and guests continue to enjoy its rustic Alpine ambience. The spacious sun terrace invites you to enjoy winter from its most pleasurable side, while the rustic “Stuben” and the bar area with an open fireplace are ideal for taking a break from your winter sports exertions on the glacier. The Spannagelhaus serves Tyrolean classics as well as international specialties, perfectly complemented by selected wines.

The Spannagelhaus is closed in summer and open from 9:15am until 3.30pm at all other times. Please note that overnight accommodation is not available. To book a table, call +43 5287 8510 360.

The Tuxer Fernerhaus on the Hintertux Glacier

The Tuxer Fernerhaus at an altitude of 2,660 metres is fully accessible and home to the restaurant “Wirtshaus am Tuxer Ferner” since 2013 as well as to a panorama bar and spacious self-service restaurant. The sun terrace is protected against wind and perfect for sunbathing in one of the deckchairs.

For culinary classics, head to the self-service restaurant that is open all year round. The “Wirtshaus” serves a large selection of local and international specialties from July until early May, freshly prepared using regional products and there for you to enjoy in the rustic “Stuben” or the light-flooded conservatory. A glass of champagne or a mug of mulled wine, enjoyed in the lounge or at the open fireplace, make the perfect end to your day on the slopes. The Tuxer Fernerhaus is also home to the highest-located seminar facilities in the Zillertal that may be used for conferences and events of all kinds.

The Tuxer Fernerhaus is open all year round. The “Wirtshaus am Tuxer Ferner” is open daily from 9am until 4pm from July until early May. Hot food is served from 11am. To book a table, call +43 5287 8510 305.

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Rely on the culinary experience of your hosts, the Dengg family, and visit the Tuxer Fernerhaus and the nearby Spannagel Cave, Europe’s highest show cave, as well as the Spannagelhaus (open winter) right next to the slopes!  Book your stay at the Alpenhof online  now or send us your  non-binding holiday inquiry.