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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited this hotel more than once. Every other year we look for something better but so far we haven't found it. This is really a hotel in the old fashioned sense i.e they make you feel like a welcome guest. We had one week of fabulous weather and a truly relaxing time. Great food, excellent spa, sauna, gym.... More 

2 Thank stjohn g
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear "StJohn"! Thank you so much for your honest and encouraging review on your last stay at our hotel! We appreciate your term "old fashioned" ;-) becauce we think that in times of consistent change, old values are very important. Please do ask for coke next time - we have pepsi AND Coke (on request) for our guests. One last... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This hotel is in a lovely place surrounded by mountines. We were a little confuced after arrival. Get cards from rooms, then go for a dinner. We have just sit in some table and waiting. Waiting and waiting. After 20 min we get some drinks and ordered some food. The waitress was confused. Next day we know why. We had... More 

Thank Michal M
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Michal M, thank you very much for your review of your stay in our hotel. I have to apologise that there had been a problem with your table and also with the communication with our staff. At the reception the staff speaks english, so I´m very sorry this did not happen and you did not get all the information... More 

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647 reviews
93 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed 6 nights during the summer. Special thanks to Tamas, Paulina, Tamara and Julia who provided the personal touch that made our stay special. A few things to note: - they say their rates are half board but they include breakfast, a lunch buffet and dinner so that would be full board by US standards - All their rates are... More 

Thank Eat-Sleep-Walk
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Hochschober guest "Eat-Sleep-Walk", thank you so much for your detailed review and the good advice you give to future Hochschober guests! We are very happy you enjoyed your 6 nights stay in summer 2016! We will forward the very kind words to all personally mentioned staff members - thanks a lot! Thank you for your feedback concerning our vegan... More 

Petersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stopped here for one day in July and visited the day spa. 80 Euros for accesss to all the spa and wellness facilities (including breakfast and lunch) or 100 Euros for the same aspects including dinner. We had a great day but we thought this was rather expensive. As other people have said the outdoor pool within the lake... More 

Thank Captain_H_UK
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Captain_H_UK, thank you very much for your review of your visit of the day spa! We are very pleased that you like our place and had a great time in the spa area. Maybe next time you should visit us as a hotel guest to get to know the wide range of activities we offer. More than 100 phenomenal... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This hotel is for us the best of. Realy there is all profesional. Lovely staff, meal exelent, servis without problems. Is possible come with dog. Pool in the lake is very interesting. Breakfast is very, very good. We visit realy next time and we recomand this hotel.

Thank Luboš P
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Lubos, thank you very much for your review! We are very happy, that you liked your stay in our hotel, especially the heated lake pool and the breakfast. We are very glad, that you appreciated our friendly staff. We would very much like to welcome you again at the Hochschober. With kind regards, Karin Leeb & Martin Klein More 

St Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Within minutes of our arrival the owner of this lovely hotel had identified us as newcomers, introduced herself and made us welcome. Over the following days she was much in evidence and helped us to settle in with information and advice. Her approach was followed by the staff, who were unfailingly helpful and pleasant, and always remembered our room number... More 

Thank nigel160
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Nigel! Thank you so much for your review on your stay at Hochschober! We are very glad you appreciated friendly staff and hosts, the cozy atmosphere and indulging relaxation. As for the Austrian cuisine which I understand you found a bit "heavy", maybe next time you would like to try our vegan alternatives? I will of course immediately check... More 

Windsor, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Came here for the day and had drinks and lunch. It was amazing. Great food, service and wine. Would definitely come back again. Looks like a great family hotel. Lovely skiing and relaxation, spa etc. Beautiful location and scenic views from restaurant.

Thank Maisy65
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Maisy, Thank you very much for your review on your lunch and the impression on our hotel. We would very much appreciate to welcome you for a holiday or a short-break at our place and are also looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards Karin Leeb More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Location: near a beautiful lake that is frozen in winter, surrounded by beautiful woodland, close to the ski slopes. The hotel: welcomes its guests with a cozy atmosphere exact from the entrance, gives a feeling of coziness and relaxation. Fireplace, various armchairs, wonderful places for recreation, quiet games, nooks for conversation over a glass of wine or tea. In the... More 

Thank Rossitza L
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Rossitza L. Thank you so much for your kind words and the review on your winter holiday at Hochschober! We are happy you enjoyed the idyllic scenery, the cozy athmosphere as well as rooms, cuisine and the spa. Looking forward to welcoming you again we send you our regards and wish all the best, Your hosts The Leeb &... More 

Ljubljana, Slovenia
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

It is a must go place if you want total revitalisation and relax. Wellness area is simply huge and driven to perfection. There is no wellness need that can not be fulfilled. Heated pool in the lake, indoor pool, saunas hard to count, hammam, massages, cosmetics,...They built original Chinatower for tea ceremony, yoga and Ayurveda,...there are more than 100 different... More 

Thank Matjaz S
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Matjaz, Thank you for your review on your first-time-Hochschober-experience! We are happy to read that you got pampered and enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere form the very first moment on. Good value for money - this is very important for us and we are glad you think that there is no "substitute" for HochschoberING. Looking forward to welcoming you again,... More 

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68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

I don't know how anyone could ever rate this hotel with less than 5 stars: Hochschober is BY FAR the best hotel in Austria (and we have stayed in many, many others). Not only is the Turracher Höhe a marvellous area, the hotel is located just a few minutes away from the ski lifts. The building is beautiful, not to... More 

Thank ElisabethFau
Karin L, Inhaber at Hotel Hochschober, responded to this review

Dear Elisabeth, Thank you so much for your review on your stay at Hochschober! As a matter of fact, we are "officially" rated 4 star superior by the Astrian Chamber of Commerce (Wirtschaftskammer). Wonderful, if we are "a 5 star hotel at heart" for you :-) We are glad you enjoyed the rooms' style as well as the heated pool... More 

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A touch of the East and plenty of local hospitality: the Hotel Hochschober, on the Turracher Höhe, is the perfect hotel for winter-sports enthusiasts, wellness fans, bookworms, and every other guest who appreciates quiet luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Hochschober

Address: Turracherhoehe 5, Turracher Hohe 9565, Austria
Region: Austria > Austrian Alps > Carinthia > Turracher Hohe
Price Range: £117 - £186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Hochschober 4.5*
Number of rooms: 110
Also Known As:
Hochschober Hotel Turracher Hohe
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“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles MatjazS_13, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were good”
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“Lakeside rooms have a breathtaking view. A tóra néző szobákból lélegzetellállító a kilátás”
 of 5 bubbles notitrip, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We recommend the Stammhaus-Zimmer due to the new and fashionable design but still authentic for the Austrian Alp region”
 of 5 bubbles ExBen, 23 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are perfect! and quiet :)))”
 of 5 bubbles DashaSWB, 17 Jan 2014 | Read review
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