The Jesacherhof: a family hotel in East Tyrol
We have been welcoming guests to our family hotel in East Tyrol for over 50 years, offering them a holiday home where no wish remains unfulfilled. The Jesacherhof’s surroundings come alive in the summer, with streams, forests, and meadows morphing into thrilling exploration grounds. Children delight in discovering the local fauna and flora, immersing themselves in nature, and enjoying playful moments in our family pool. Parents enjoy the luxury of being pampered in the 2,000m² Spa Alpin. A holiday with the whole family? At the Alpinhotel Jesacherhof, it will be simply perfect.
For families, by families
In East Tyrol, a holiday with children inevitably turns into an enchanting journey filled with relaxation, delightful treats, cherished moments, and endless intriguing discoveries – truly a magical experience. At our family hotel in East Tyrol, we know what families need and are well-equipped to meet those needs. From childcare and youth programmes to our two family pools – we simply love to make children’s eyes sparkle.
A family hotel in East Tyrol with a family spa
Splash around, retreat to one of the relaxation rooms, or try a child-friendly beauty treatment – there is plenty to experience in our family wellness area. Guests aged 16 and over, on the other hand, can enjoy the tranquillity of the adults-only Spa Alpin. A wellness hotel in Defereggental for all ages.
Child and teen care in our family hotel in East Tyrol
We have come up with something very special for our little guests at our children’s hotel in East Tyrol. Inspired by the adventurous spirit, curiosity, and creativity of our own children, we have designed a varied entertainment programme for kids and teens.
A full programme for the kids
ALL YEAR ROUND – MONDAY TO FRIDAY – 9:30 A.M. TO 5:30 P.M.
Your children can expect lots of fun and games here! The vibrant playroom and the expansive playground in front of the Jesacherhof brim with energy as children freely play and interact under the watchful eyes of our caring staff. The kids can also have lunch with their new friends under the supervision of our staff.
Depending on the season, we offer the following activities:
- A day as a chef: baking our own pizza
- Chocolate fondue
- Native American Day at the large playground in St. Jakob
- Children’s Olympics
- Short hike with outdoor picnic
- Bike tour with barbecue break
- Trip to the mini golf course with mini golf billiards
- Kaiserschmarrn (torn pancake) party
- Fun games in the Beach Play Area
- Water games in the family pools
- ... and much more
The summer programme for teens
MID-JULY THROUGH AUGUST – MONDAY TO FRIDAY – 10 A.M. TO 3 P.M.
A huge helping of fun and action awaits pre-teens and teens between 12 and 16 years of age on a family holiday in East Tyrol. Our staff have designed an exciting programme (individual activities can be booked for a fee):
- Guided mountain bike tour
- Climbing day in the forest climbing park in St. Jakob
- Rafting in the glacier-fed river Isel (a real highlight!)
- Nature discovery outings and experiences
- Tennis tournament
- Table tennis, darts, badminton, volleyball
- Exciting tournaments in the Beach Play Area
- Food fresh from the grill
We would like to point out that the youth programme will only run if we have a minimum of five participants.
Tips for teens in winter
Even outside our supervised programme, youngsters are sure to have a blast at our hotel in Defereggental. In the winter months we recommend:
- Whizzing down the slopes on skis or snowboards
- defRaggn – the freestyle paradise in the ski resort: a snow park with many obstacles
- Fun on snowbikes in the ski resort
- Tobogganing excitement on the Alpe Stalle
- Snowshoe hikes through the winter landscape
- Table tennis, table football
- Swimming fun in the family pool