Naturhotel Forsthofgut
Leogang, Salzburg Alps, Austria

Naturhotel Forsthofgut

Four hundred years of history and family tradition have created strong roots for the Naturhotel Forsthofgut. A nature hotel and spa oasis steeped in Austrian nature, this retreat sits at the foot of the craggy Leogang Mountains and is a temple of relaxation. Every detail at this hotel is very special.

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  • 105 rooms and suites, including 2 chalet suites and 3 garden lofts.

Wellness & SPA

  • Access to Europe's first waldSPA, which spans 5,700 sqm and has an Adults Only area and waldSPA Family & Kids area, with various pools, slides, and water workshops for children.

Wine & Dine

  • During their stay, guests enjoy the hotel’s food philosophy: ForsthofgutCUISINE. Focusing on the principles of conscious reduction and high-quality produce, it includes three cuisines: Alpine, vegan, and consistently regional. There are three A la Carte restaurants: the traditional Restaurant 1617, fine dining restaurant "Echt. Gut Essen" and Japanese restaurant Mizūmi.
  • Signature dish: Ebi Ten Roll from the a la carte restaurant Mizūmi.


  • Mountain active during the day, mountain smart for dinner.


  • Rates start at EUR. 400 per night.
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Family Friendly

  • New since last year, there is a nature workshop and a painting studio where children can give free rein to their creativity. In addition, a parent-child room, which is open 24 hours a day, awaits our guests. Plus a wild animal enclosure and weekly feeding.
  • A new horse riding stable with a horse riding hall, outdoor horse riding arena, and generous family offer for young and old, which is open all year round.

Winter Activities

  • Hotel-owned toboggan run with toboggan rental supplement.

Summer Activities

  • 400 km of hiking & biking trails.
  • More than 40 huts can be discovered.
  • Several golf courses in the nearby area.

Good to Know

  • Ski-in/ski-out in winter and direct access to nature in summer. The hotel offers its own ski shop with the latest equipment for sale or hire. Lift passes, ski tuition/guides and excursions can be arranged at reception and heated ski lockers are available for every guest. Ski school pick up from the hotel and the ski kindergarten is only 150m away, making life easy for families. In summer, it’s all about getting out and being active with hiking, biking and exploring. All rooms are equipped with backpacks and you can rent hiking poles and bikes at the reception. All guests receive the Saalfelden Leogang Card providing free use of the mountain lifts and much more.

When to Go

  • Winter season runs from December until easter. You will find the best snow conditions in January and February. Summer season starts in May and lasts till October.

How to Get There

  • Fly either to Salzburg (1 hour), or Munich (2 hours).
  • By train: Nearest station is Leogang, a 5 min drive from the hotel.
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