Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol is a luxurious five star hotel located in the heart of the famous region of the Kitzbuehel Alps, just seven kilometres south of the town of Kitzbuehel. The property is easily accessible by car or plane, with the airports of Salzburg and Innsbruck located at only 83 and 101 kilometres from the hotel. Surrounded by the mighty Austrian Alps, mountain activities are the main goal when visiting this region. In winter, there are 54 ways to go up the mountains, from cable cars to conveyor belts. No less than 170 kilometres of slopes guarantee snow fun for everyone, and the snow itself is guaranteed from October until April. However, it is not only winter that attracts visitors to the region: summer is a splendid time to visit the Kitzbuehel Alps too. Running, golf, cycling and climbing. There are many options for great holiday activities inside and outside the hotel. Numerous tours & gold excursions start right at the Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol in summer, and in winter one can even ski-in / ski-out from the hotel. An excellent location, indeed.
At Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol, guests have the choice between 156 rooms and suites, including one penthouse suite of no less than 1.000m2 – one of the most luxurious in Austria! The family- and dog-friendly hotel opened in 2011 after an extensive renovation. The style of the rooms varies from classical, luxurious Austrian with warm tones, red and golden colours and lush fabrics, to sleek and modern Alpine, where lots of wood is combined with light and fresh colours. The hotel is recognised as an architectural milestone in the region with its concrete façade with wooden shingles and lots of glass. Inside, the Alpine atmosphere is extended with lots of wood, fireplaces, cosy carpets and local materials such as leather and artworks. Of course, as in all Kempinski Hotels, luxury is a standard. A unique feature is the Mercedes car lounge and showroom where one can discover some of the car brand’s most special models.
Mountain wellness is another important asset of Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol. The spa area covers 3.600 square metres and features different saunas such as a lava sauna, steam baths, relaxation rooms, and an indoor and outdoor pool. There is also a fitness centre, and the big outdoor pool with sun deck and garden is a hit in summer and in winter. The spa offers some unique treatments like a special massage with mountain crystals. Perfect to relieve the muscles after a day filled with winter sport.
The Kempinski hotel brand celebrated its 120th anniversary in 2017. Indeed, since 1897, the brand has travelled the world in search of ultimate hospitality experiences, combining excellent service, luxury and gastronomy. Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol is no exception. The property features two excellent restaurants: Steinberg, where Chef de Cuisine Caspar Borg serves reinterpreted classics next to modern Tyrolean dishes, and Sra Bua, where guests enjoy a culinary trip to Asia. For more information about the gourmet restaurant Steinberg, please consult our separate review. An impressive breakfast with top quality products is also served at restaurant Steinberg – the perfect start for a sportive day in the mountains. For quality drinks and snacks, one can head for the Piazza il firenzini café, the Rubin Bar and Cigar Lounge, and several ‘pop-up’ bars around the pool in winter and summer.
Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol combines the best of the mighty Austrian Alps with the known assets from the great Kempinski brand: top hospitality, excellent service, European flair, luxury and culinary highlights. A stay at Kempinski Hotel Das Tirol means an indulging mountain experience with outdoor activities, wellness, gastronomy and heart-warming hospitality at its core.
Written by Sven & Frank