Courses for kids

Swimming, horseback riding, cooking, skiing ... Fun learning while on holidays

Riding Lessons

Video of the Habachklause farm and pony riding

Pony run for gallop!

Pony riding lessons are bookable at the hotel reception from April until November and take place at the paddock besides the hotel. In winter the riding lessons are possible on demand. Our experienced riding instructors Erika, Doris and Laura are there for your wishes. Kids can also saddle the pony yourself and make a round if they are in company of your parents.

One free round pony riding is included in the Happy-Club programm, 2 to 3 times a week from April until November, kindly check the timetable from the Happy-Club programm. In the wintertime you are most welcome to combing, caressing and cleaning our ponies. You are also welcome to helping our riding instructors by feeding the animals daily.

Professional courses

Saddle up! Know how to ride a horse or pony. Kids riding courses with pony Sarah or Amor take place at the hotel’s own farmland.
Horse rides for advanced riders are possible by arrangement. Erika, Doris and Laura will gladly discuss your wishes with you. Those rides can also be booked directly at them, price depending on the duration.

Lunge line riding and single lesson 25 minutes Euro 26.-
Saddle and lead the pony yourself, accompanied by your parents - 25 minutes Euro € 10,-

Kids!
You will ride 5 x 25 minutes and for the sixth time our riding instructors Erika, Doris and Laura invite you to a free 25 minutes ride.

Our tip:

Cancellation or changes can be made one day before the booked lesson. Please be punctual at the paddock, it would be best to be 10 minutes early. The Ponies can be found directly behind the chapel-hill.

Kinder beim Ponyreiten am Platz
Kinderreitkurse mit Bergkulisse in der Habachklause
Mädchen führt Pony im Freien
Geführte Ausritte am Pony
Mädchen streicheln Miniponys
Mädchen gibt dem Minipony Leckerlis im Kinderhotel Habachklause

Swimming Course

Baby- and toddler swim course in the Kinderhotel

Be part of the weekly swimming course. Through playful interaction you will learn easily how to swim in a small group. Age-appropriate groups, a well-trained swimming instructor and modern training methods encourage the learn and fun effect. Every child will get a swim certificate.

Courses: Winter: Monday to Friday, afternoons between 1 to 3 pm
Summer: Monday to Friday, mornings between 8 to 9.30 am
Registration: Immediately when booking or at the reception till Sunday 7 pm
Costs: Babies and small children from 4 months to 3 years - 5 x 25 minutes € 68.00
children 4 years and above - 5 x 50 minutes € 112.00
Private lessons - double the price
Trial: Babies and children up to 3 years - € 18.00
children 4 years and above - € 28.00
Number of participants: 3 – 7 children
Bring & pick up Parents have to bring children with the age of 4 years to the indoor pool area, dressed with swim wear and a bath robe. After the course need to get picked up in time again from their own parents. Parents are not allowed to join the lesson because kids will not listen to the instructor and not follow the swim training plan. The responsibility of the swim instructor ends with kid's leaving the pool water and hands over to their parents. Staying in the pool after ending of the swim lesson is not possible. 

 

 

Swimming course for babies and small children - only with parents in the water

The parents will bring the baby changed and dressed with swim wear and bath robe to the indoor pool. Don't forget, that babies neet to wear a swim nappy. 

Our swim trainers from the Happy Club team will meet you at the indoor pool. The trainer will put on your child the swimming belt and the swimming discs on the arms. You as a parent of your child will go together with your baby or small child into the water. The trainer will accustom your child to the water playfully and show some exercises. The responsibility will be always with the parents in the water as well as outside. The instructional time is 25 minutes. 

Swimming badge "Seepferdchen"

Advanced swimmers have the opportunity to receive the “Seepferdchen” swimming badge at the Baby- & Kinderhotel Habachklause.

You have to succeed in:

  • jump from the pool edge
  • 25 m swimming
  • get an item from the ground of the pool with water as high as your shoulders

Our swimming instructor is very excited to meet you. The exam inclusive badge and certificate is EUR 10.- and you proudly present your achievements to your friends.

For more information, contact our swimming instructor or the front desk.

Mädchen beim Plantschen im Außenpool
Mädchen beim Planschvergnügen im Outdoor-Pool
Mädchen haben Spaß im Swimmingpool
Mädchen relaxen in ergonomischer Entspannungsliege

Cooking Class

Video of cooking for Kids

Habachklause “Little Chefs Academy”

Fancy cooking? Are you at least 8 years old? Come and pay a visit at the Habachklause “Little Chefs Academy” - an exciting cooking class for children.

Program:
On Tuesday you will receive a "Little Chef" apron and a hat and get an introduction in kitchen hygiene. Prepare a delicious hors d'oeuvre and cook the main course using your own cooking spoon, while on Thursday you will create a yummy dessert. Taste all those self-made treats yourself!

At the end of the cooking class you receive a certificate and are called the “Habachklause-Star-Chef”. The recipe booklet with tips and tricks from our head chef Thomas will help you to recook those dishes at home.

Please not, at the moment these cooking courses for kids cannot be performed because of Covid-19.

Kleine Bäckerinnen und Bäcker in der Kinderbackstube
Kinder beim gemeinschaftlichen Backen in der Kinderbackstube
Köchinnen und Köche in der Kinderküche des Kidsclub

The "Little Chefs Academy" cooking class is 2 days á 2 hours for Euro 65.- inclusive cooking spoon, certificate, recipe booklet. When booking the 2-day-cooking class, you will receive the “Little Chef” apron and hat (Euro 12.-) complimentary. Cooking classes can be booked per day for Euro 35.-.
Reservations one week before arrival, last minute cooking class requests only upon availability and at least on Sunday before the class starts.
Minimum number of participants: 3 children. This course takes place in the summer holidays.

Our Tip:

To guarantee your space at the cooking course, make are reservation while doing your hotel booking.
By the way: You will learn from the best. Thomas Maier has successfully mastered the Austrian Head Chef Title in June 2014 and is part of the young elite Chefs.

Magic Courses

Learning how to conjure at Habachklause

Simsalabim and hocus-pocus!
Learn how to do magic while beeing on a family vacation in the Kinderhotel Habachklause.

Our wizard master is already waiting for the next sorcerer's apprentice. Cards, rings, safety pins, string, dices ... everything gets enchanted by us. A lot of little Harry Potters will be at Habachklause afterwards.

The magic kit can be bought, of course including a magic wand.

120 minutes of instruction including the magic kit for € 65,-
For children from 7 years on
Minimum attendance: 2 children, maximum 10 children.
Single lesson - double the price.

Mädchen lernt Zaubern im Kinderclub der Habachklause
Mädchen lernt Zaubern im Kinderclub der Habachklause

Ski courses for kids, teenies & adults

Baby skiing courses "Windel-Wedel" in front of the hotel Habachklause

Habachklause Kinderskikurs vor dem Hotel - Pause für Zwergerl-Skikinder

When Clown Happy puts on his skies, parents and kids are getting excited alike: starting from 3 years onwards, the little ones learn through play, how to plough and turn.

Your future ski-aces and champions are in excellent care with our certified ski instructors.

Ski courses: From Monday till Friday, 9:30 till 11:30 am
Registration: Directly while booking your stay or at the hotel’s reception till Sunday 7pm before the course begins
Prices & Hours: 5 x 2 hours instruction, Euro 180.- in front of the hotel
Trial day: 1 x 2 hours Euro 45,- 
Number of participants: Minimum 7 kids, one Habachklause-Kidsclub-Ski-Course-Animateur pro 7 ski school kids
Ski-Kids-Package: Package price inclusive 1 x 5-day Kids ski course for beginners in front of the hotel. 
Bookable: From 21. December 2020 till 12. March 2021 only if there is enough snow
Kids-Ski-Rentals: Need to be rent at the day before ski course starts. We recommend Sport Herzog or Intersport Harms in Neukirchen. Book online and save.
Spaß beim Kinderskikurs am Hotel für Anfänger
Kids ski course in front of the familotel Habachklause with the “Magic carpet”
Ideal for children between 2 1/2 and 5 years
Own ski slope with exciting figures
Care by state-certified ski instructors
Break with fruits, cookies and warm tea
After the ski course the fun continues with a joined meal at the Habachklause Kids Club
Race at the end of the course with a certificate and medal
Free rope lift for skiing and sledging besides
We make our own snow with the Habachklause snow cannons if its cold enough
Lunch is served in the Habachklause Kids Club and afterwards playtime starts. Dreamers can sleep in the Babyclub-Lounge or in their own hotel rooms, if requested with the baby monitoring via Siemens telephone system.
Kind beim Skifahren

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Snow conditions: The baby skiing course in front of the hotel only takes place if there is enough snow. The rough period is from 21. December 2020 till 12. March 2021.
If the course can't be organised, the "Skischule Neukirchen" will do the course on the top of the Wildkogel Ski Arena Neukirchen and the prices will be according to their price list. The signing in to the alternative ski course at the Skischule Neukirchen has to be done independently, Habachklause doesn't organize this course.

Private lessons with Skischule Neukirchen: 2 hours, 48 hours booking in advance required. Fee conditions of the Ski School Neukirchen 1 Person for 2 hours approx. Euro 169,- in the morning and approx. Euro 149,- in the afternoon.

Servus die Wadln!
Servus die Wadln!
Pause auf Skiern
Eigene Skipiste mit Förderband
Eigene Skipiste mit Förderband

Video of the ski course in front of the hotel and on the ski arena Wildkogel

Skiing like the professionals

Where can children between 2 1/2 and 5 years learn to ski directly in front of the hotel? Right - in the Baby- und Kinderhotel Habachklause. After 2 hours of course in the morning we will go to the Kid's Club to have Lunch. In the afternoon there will be a lot of things to do like playing insides, build a snowman outsides ...
Advanced Children will be brought to the Skiarena Wildkogel to perfection their skillls by bus and the Smaragdbahn cable car in bramberg.

Advanced children’s and adults ski courses on the mountain

Anfänger Skikurs für die Kleinen

For children aged 6 and over, ski school beginners & experts, as well as adults, a ski course can be booked with our ski school partner der Ski School Neukirchen, managed by the Dreier family. Located next to the Wildkogel Skiarena valley station in Neukirchen, or conveniently in the sports shop Herzog Sport2000 and online too.

Morning course on the mountain: ca. 10:30 – 13:00 Uhr
Lunch break on the Wildkogel: ca. 13:00 – 14:00 Uhr
Afternoon course on the mountain: ca. 14:00 – 15:30 Uhr
Ski school office Neukirchen: Office hours: 08:30 - 11:30 & 15:00 - 17:30
Telephone: +43 6565 21 444
Online booking: Book your ski course online a minimum of 7 days before and save 5%
Payment: Online by credit card or cash + card payment available on site
Cancellation: Covid-19 cancellation conditions 100% refund 72 hours before the start of the course
Group assignment: On the first day please come to the mountain 15 minutes earlier. Please watch the video on the ski school site so you can find us easily.
Lift tickets: Free carriage for children up to the age of 5. Lift ticket required for those aged 6 and over.

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Kinder lernen Skifahren in Neukirchen am Großvenediger

Ski bus transfer Ski course for children on the Wildkogel:
Day 1: On the first day of the ski course parents are to accompany children to the mountain and meet the ski instructor, when groups will also be allocated. Meeting point on the mountain: 10:15, start of ski course: 10:30.
Day 2: Ski bus children will receive a Habachklause identification gilet with a name badge at Reception. Parents are to bring children to the ski bus for 09:20, right outside the hotel. Staff from the ski school will be waiting to collect the children at the bus station in Neukirchen, take them to the gondola lift, where there will be one adult per gondola travelling with the children up the mountain to take them to their respective group. Then fun in the snow with Kogel Mogel & Kogel Mia can get started!!

Collection:
At the end of the ski course a ski instructor will take the children back to the valley and see them on to the ski bus, which will take them direct to Habachklause. The children will be met there either by their parents, or by supervisors from the children's club. Children may of course also be taken direct to the collection point area at the Wildkogelbahn mountain station in Neukirchen, then collected again after the end of the ski course. Please let the ski instructor know!

Lunch break:
Lunch time supervision can be booked as an additional service via the ski school, with ski instructors looking after the children and everyone eating together as part of a group. Advantage – lots of fun and no waiting on meals. Price for lunch and supervision per day and child is ca. Euro 13.

People in charge of the ski school:
Habachklause recommends Ski School Dreier Neukirchen specifically for all courses that take place on the mountain (Wildkogel Arena). Ski buses to the Wildkogelbahn have a priority stop from Hotel Habachklause to the valley station for the Smaragdbahn in Bramberg and to the valley station in Neukirchen. Mr Hans and Marco Dreier and the team are in charge of running the ski school. Requests, suggestions and complaints are to be communicated directly via Ski School Neukirchen.

Ski bus connections:
Wildkogelbahn, as the service provider, is solely responsible for the punctuality of the ski bus system. Habachklause assumes no liability for accidents, breakdown or delays to ski bus services.

Habachklause Skischulpartner Neukirchen Dreier - Erwachsenen Skikurs am Wildkogel
Habachklause Skischulpartner Neukirchen Dreier - Erwachsenen Skikurs am Wildkogel
Kinder haben Spaß am Skifahren im Salzburger Land

Hire of skis & ski equipment

Children's and adult's ski equipment
The day before your ski course is due to start, we recommend that you hire skis, poles, helmets and ski shoes at Sport Herzog or Intersport Harms in Neukirchen. Book ski equipment online and save money.