Welcome to Gerlos
Snow-sure Gerlos has a true Alpine feel and plenty of welcoming bars and restaurants to keep you warm and entertained. All of our ski property for sale in Gerlos is ideally located in the middle of Zillertal Arena ski region, where the skiing is both extensive and challenging. There is guaranteed snow until spring and plenty of good partying too!
Prices are high in Gerlos itself and property is extremely hard to find but the surrounding villages of Konigsleitin and Gerlosplatte have some beautiful chalets and apartments. Prices are mid-range in these pretty villages and ski seasons are long, which is excellent for investment. When property does become available it gets snapped-up, so move fast if you see it!
What We Love About Gerlos
Gerlos is a romantic winter wonderland set amongst the pine trees and high in the mountains at 1,700m. The resort itself has bars, restaurants, a ski hire shop, a ski school and a local village shop. The stunning Durlassboden reservoir is just a 10 minute drive away as is the village of Krimml at the bottom of the valley where you will find a wide selection of shops and restaurants. All of our ski property for sale in Gerlos benefits from guaranteed snow until spring. With slopes for all abilities this area offers a wonderful introduction to the Zillertal Arena.
For keen hikers there are numerous high quality routes, all of which have been selected, tested, marked, and classified by experts. Mountain biking is also very popular in the area. There is 230km of mountain biking routes which pass through woodland, across the mountainsides and past several lakes.
Gerlos is only 70 mins from Innsbruck Airport and 2 hours from Munich or Salzburg Airport.
The Hochkrimml/Gerlosplatte resort offers 143km of skiing serviced by over 45 ski lifts. The impressive high plateau in Hochkrimml offers great skiing for families. Furthermore there are fantastic descents, fun park, spacious Märchenwiese and great atmosphere characterise this region.
A free ski bus will take you to the centre of the Zillertal Arena ski region which is part of the Zillertal Superskipass area. The Superskipass allows access to 640km of prepared pistes ranging from 630m to 3,250m in altitude. An impressive 75% of these pistes have snow making facilities and the Hintertuxer Glacier – Austria’s only all year round ski region – provides the Zillertal Arena with absolute snow guarantee.
The Zillertal Arena offers a wide range of summer activities with Gerlos sitting between Austria’s tallest waterfall and a scenic reservoir.
Just moments away from Gerlosplatte, at Durlassboden reservoir, you can try numerous water sports including sailing and wind surfing or just have fun swimming and taking out a pedal-boat. There’s also a lawn next to the water with a large children’s playground and barbecue facilities. Ten minutes in the other direction are the Krimml waterfalls. With an impressive drop of 380m, these waterfalls are one of the tallest waterfalls in the world.
Best of all you can take bikes up the mountains in the cable cars. This means that you don’t have to cycle all the way up to enjoy the view! Cable cars take you up to the tree line and then you can free-wheel down again, stopping off at mountain restaurants on the way.
Other activities within the Zillertal Arena include, tennis, badminton, squash, football, volleyball, basketball, inline skating and paragliding. Therefore all of our ski property for sale in Gerlos benefits from a wide range of year-round activities. For the really adventurous, there is even an adventure high-ropes courses and rafting on the Wildgerlosbach River!