Gustav Klimt at Attersee

18/05/2021

For Art Lovers.
Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) was one of Austria’s‘ most vibrant artists, founding the Viennese Secession and spending much of his time being inspired by the lake at Attersee. A comfortable day out by car from Westendorf. Include a visit to the Klimt Museum and the many places he painted in and around the town of  Schörfling in Oberösterreich, just off the A1 Autobahn. Scenic route via Lofer and Salzburg 152km – C. 1hr 45m.
Recommended purchase : Autobahn Vingnette if intending using fastest (less scenic) route.
Gustav Klimt Center (Museum)
Hauptstraße 30
4861 Schörfling
+43 (0)664 828 39 90
info@klimt-am-attersee.at

Opening hours 2021
May 22nd to October 26th
Daily: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Check Covid-19 statistics for Westendorf here. Clickable map of region…

Friday Night Music Pavilion Concerts

05/05/2022

westendorf concert

Summer 2022

  • Friday 29.07.2022
  • Friday 05.08.2022
  • Friday 12.08.2022
  • Friday 19.08.2022
  • Friday 26.08.2022
  • Friday 02.09.2022
  • Friday 09.09.2022
  • Friday 16.09.2022

Friday evening concerts are part of a long musical tradition in the Tirolean holiday resort of Westendorf. Traditional, classical and modern brass-band music as well as soothing overtures from the acclaimed Westendorf band. The concerts take place every Friday in the music pavilion (next to Ruetz sport shop)  from July to mid-September at 20:00h (8 pm). By inclement weather, the concerts take place in the music hall – Alpenrosensaal, behind the village dairy.


 

Winter Opening in Westendorf

25/12/2021

2022 Winter Season in Full Swing!

With carefully managed Covid-19 safety measures, Westendorf and the ski region are open to greet guests safely.

Westendorf sits on a plateau in the sunny Tirolean Brixen valley and is a very popular resort. It’s an ideal starting point for winter-sports fans being an important link between the huge SkiWelt : Wilder Kaiser : Brixental (one of the world’s largest and modern ski areas) and the famous Kitzbühel / Kirchberg region. The village of Westendorf has much to offer and our modern, luxury apartments at Sport Ruetz are right in the centre.


Sport Ruetz Westendorf, Tirol

If you’re skiing, snowboarding or cross-country skiing, visit us in the centre of the village at Sport 2000 Ruetz. Let us advise you and make your holiday in Westendorf an unforgettable, sporting experience. Our extensive range of classic skis, snowboards and other equipment is available for purchase and hire. In addition, our team of professionals are here to advise on all sports equipment for your individual needs.

Winter 2022 Fashion

Call into our shop in the centre of Westendorf and talk to the experts (opposite the Tourist Information office)


Ask our helpful, English speaking staff about all your sports equipment and sport fashion requirements

Sport 2000 Family Ruetz Fashion

+43 699 1989 6321

https://www.ruetz-sport.at/


 


Boarders Playground

Snowboarders and freestylers can find one of the best fun parks in Austria here – the boarders playground. Ski and snowboard fun knows no limits in Westendorf from the start of the winter season right through to Easter and the start of spring.

Highlights alongside the pistes are the excellently prepared cross country ski routes and the well prepared and maintained winter walking paths through breathtaking, peaceful, winter landscapes.

Westendorf – Top Class

Our superbly equipped apartments make for an easy to manage, trouble-free winter holiday. The village of Westendorf offers top-class restaurants and abundant night life with transport links to nearby facilities.

Breakfast in Westendorf, put on your skis just outside the apartment and you’re off. Morning coffee and Torte at the top of Talkaser. Wiener schnitzel for lunch with friends above Kitzbühel. Stop off for refreshments in the afternoon in Hoch Söll, Après-Ski at the Bruchstadl back in Westendorf. Park your boards and skis overnight in our free heated ski-depot. Check how many km you have clocked up on the website. Enjoy.

„English speaking guests have been greeted in Westendorf since George Ager opened the first ski-lift in 1948“ said ski teacher Richard D. from London. „The resort welcomes back many return winter sports enthusiasts from Ireland and the UK, families as well as skiers in their 60s, 70’s and 80’s.“

Family Skiing in Westendorf, Austria.

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