CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa

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Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Indoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
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Overview of CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa

CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa

4.0 star property
Riverfront hotel with indoor pool, near Gastein Vapor Bath

8.8/10 Fabulous

254 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
Map
Miesbichlstraße 20, Bad Gastein, Salzburg, 5640
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Free children's club
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free train station drop-off
  • Ski storage
  • Ski passes
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Playground on site
  • Children's club (free)
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Cable/satellite TV service
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

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About this area

Getting around

  • W.A. Mozart Airport (SZG) - 70 min drive
  • Bad Gastein Station - 7 min drive
  • Bad Hofgastein Station - 11 min drive
  • Böckstein Station - 16 min drive
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free train station drop-off

About this property

CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa

4-star family-friendly hotel by the river
You can look forward to 18 holes of golf, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a terrace at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa. Get out on the links at this hotel and enjoy amenities such as a golf pro shop. For some rest and relaxation, visit the sauna or steam room, and indulge in a manicure/pedicure, a body scrub, or a facial. The onsite restaurant, Herd & Seele, features international cuisine. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a garden and a playground.
You'll also find perks like:
  • An indoor pool with sun loungers
  • Free self parking
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), free train station pick-up, and bike rentals
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts, an electric car charging station, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the pool, helpful staff, and location
Room features
All guestrooms at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa have perks such as premium bedding and separate sitting areas, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews speak well of the spacious rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with tubs or showers and free toiletries
  • LED TVs with cable channels
  • Separate sitting areas, heating, and daily housekeeping

Languages

English, German, Italian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 111 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children (3 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free uncovered onsite self parking
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*
  • Free train station shuttle from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Free children's club
  • Playground

What to do

  • Golf privileges
  • Ski passes
  • Tennis
  • Pool table
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Ski lessons nearby
  • Segway rentals/tours nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • 6 meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool loungers
  • Ski storage

Facilities

  • Built in 1982
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Fitness center
  • 18 holes of golf
  • An indoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Golf pro shop on site
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Elevator

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Italian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LED television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes and slippers

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include sports massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.

Dining

Herd & Seele - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine.
Kaminbar - Onsite lobby lounge. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 15 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 21 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between November 1 and May 11.

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for EUR 1.0 per day

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per day

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Europaeischer Hof Bad Gastein
Hotel Europaeischer Hof Bad Gastein
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel Hotel Bad Gastein
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel Hotel
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel Bad Gastein
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel Spa (ehem. Hotel EUROPÄISCHER HOF)
Cesta Aktivhotel & Bad Gastein
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa Hotel
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa Bad Gastein
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa Hotel Bad Gastein

Frequently asked questions

Is CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa currently open?
The property is closed between November 1 and May 11.
Does CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
Yes, there's an indoor pool. Guests have pool access from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome. There's a charge of EUR 15 per pet, per day. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
Yes, there's free self parking. Electric vehicle charging is available.
Is airport shuttle service offered by CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. There's a charge for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa and nearby?
Practice your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation nearby includes segway rentals. Enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a sauna and a steam room. CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa also has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa?
Yes, Herd & Seele offers international cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Gasthaus Bäckerwirtsgut (5-min walk), Pizzeria Ramazotti (2.1 mi), and Rossalm (2.2 mi).
What's the area around CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa like?
CESTA GRAND Aktivhotel & Spa is located by the river, a short 1-minute walk from Gastein Ski Resort. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

8.8

Fabulous

9.1/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

8.7/10

Amenities

8.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.4/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Handy location. Some distance from the ski lifts but easily reached with the ski-bus. Clean and large room but situated next to the stairs and a little noisy. Breakfast and dinner excellent quality and organized.
Helgi, 3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Thomas, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely stay at Bad Gastein, Austria
Very impressive hotel in a spectacular location with excellent swimming and health facilities, very tasty breakfast and a lovely nearby local restaurant. A nice stopping point for travelling in Austria before putting the car on the train for Mallnitz.
GREGOR, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Leonhard, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Nice and quiet hotel.
Nice , convenience and quiet hotel. Nice view. short staff so service is slow but friendly. No air conditioning. Food was good.
Arie, 3-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Only good.
They are very slow in everything- to clean the table in the breakfast area took half hour. They are very nice peoples. The room wasn’t so clean, and the beds wasn’t comfortable. The bathroom was clean.
1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Ran, 1-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

The staff was helpful. Quiet room and very spacious!
Christopher, 2-night trip
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