Location and surroundings
- Airport: 25 km
- Beach: 25 km
- Bus stop: 1 km
- Doctor: 1 km
- Night life: 1 km
- Railway station: 300 m
- Restaurant: 50 m
- Shops: 300 m
- Ski-lift: 3 km
- Town center: 1 km
- Water: 25 km
Our leisure tips
- Bike rental
- Biking/ cycling
- Cross-country skiing
- Downhill skiing
- Horseback riding
- Hot air balloning
- Hot springs
- Miniature golf
- Mountain hiking
- Open-air pool
- Rock climbing
- Scuba diving
- Water park
- Water sports
Other leisure possibilities
Approx. 100 mtr away modern wave indoor swimming poo,l the riding hall "Brandlberg", hang-gliding, tennis, rides a bike there are (modern bicycles to rent) walk, swim (nearby), horse-riding
There is no such thing as boredom here in Ruhpolding!
Whether you would like to spend an active vacation with your children, or simply to relax on your own, knowing that your children are in “good hands” here with us.
The Ruhpolding Amusement Park is located in the midst of one of the most beautiful natural settings imaginable. With its games and rides, the amusement park offers fun and ... ...
Cycling & Mountain Biking
Ride past the museums, family parks, the Fairy-Tale Forest and our mountain lifts. A flat and clearly marked tour takes bikers out through the magnificent Ruhpolding Valley, with countless recreational opportunities along the way and scenery that is simply wonderful
Mini Golf & Table Tennis
Located at the Kurhaus is a big, well-maintained mini-golf course, where, if you wish, you can also squeeze in a game of table tennis. Exciting family duels are guaranteed
In a matter of minutes, the chair lift on the Unternberg and the cabin lift up to the Rauschberg will carry you to the top of Ruhpolding’s most popular local peaks. Once there, a unique panorama reveals itself
Riding at the Brendlberg Stud Farm
About 40 schooling horses, with a variety of breeds represented, are just waiting to be taken out on a ride by our visiting equestrian fans. Ride outdoors, or in the indoor arena. Riding courses are also offered
In the Ruhpolding Tennis Park, with 11 outdoor courts and an indoor facility as well. If you are interested in learning the game, tennis courses are always being offered
Ruhpolding’s golf course is nestled amid beautiful Alpine panoramas. A total of 40 other golf courses are all within a one-hour’s drive of here
Woodcutters & Heritage Museum
The Ruhpolding Woodcutters Museum is renowned far and wide. A place where you can pick up all sorts of fascinating facts about the work of the woodcutters in days long past. Also features an open-air exhibition. A visit to the Heritage Museum is also rewarding
Ruhpolding’s “Walk of Legends”
Ever hear of the "Kraxenbachloder"? Or the "Rauchbergmandl"? Well, now you can learn about these legends and more, along with some great ghost stories, as you make your way along the “Walk of Legends” ...
Holiday destination Chiemgau - Upper Bavaria
"Am Sonnenhang" is situated at the outskirts of the picturesque village of Ruhpolding.
Only a 7 minute walk to the village centre. You are amidst 100 % country side.
Enjoy: long walks, mountain biking, swimming, hang gliding, rafting, horse riding, tennis, just being lazy, and so on, and so on.
Ruhpolding, with its 6,500 residents, is a big, enchantingly romantic village in Upper Bavaria, serving up nature at its finest in every season of the year.
Ruhpolding is an El Dorado for anyone who loves nature, and for those in search of active recreation amid wonderful scenery, combined with the warmth and hospitality for which Bavaria is so renowned.
Here are a few of the many things you can do over here at any time of the year
(the owner will be pleased to give you further information):
Salzburg – the town of Mozart - the House of Nature and the Toy Museum
Vintage car museum in Amerang
Kufstein the beautiful "oldTown" with its famous castle
Pope Bendedikt - the tracks of the present Pope are in Traunstein (just 7 miles down the road)
Chiemsee - do an isle-tour here (approx 15 miles from your flat)
"Castle Herrenchiemsee" built by fairy tale king Ludwig II and "Fraueninsel" (Woman´s Island)
Speed skating - international speed track in Inzell
Berchtesgaden - the famous saltmines
the Watzmann mountains
the Gross-Glockner is definitely a "must"!
the Königssee and St. Bartholomae and the popular bob-toboggan run.
Bad Reichenhall - the salterns
Maria Eck - the famous pilgrimage church (just "round the corner" from your flat - very historical !)
Alt Ötting - the black Madonna
Oberndorf - where the “Silent night, holy night” was composed
Swarowsky - famous crystal worlds in Wattens
Innsbruck - the Alpenzoo
Kitzbühl - famous for the Winter Games
.... or perhaps you´d want to visit during a day trip to Munich of the following
(the owner will be glad to give you further information):
the "Olympic Stadium" / "Allianz-Arena",
the famous German Museum (Deutsches Museum)
the Pinakothek of modern art
the BMW Museum
the Karl Valentin Museum
the famous Bavaria Movie Town
... and especially during our "snow packed winter months" you and your family can enjoy:
our magnificent, variety-packed ski slopes and cross-country trails.
Ice-skating and a game of ice stock (in essence, an Alpine version of curling)
the Ruhpolding indoor ice rink, provide wintertime fun for the whole family.
Skiing and snowboarding on one of the plenty of ski slopes in the area (the Winklmoos Alm is the largest ski resort in the German Alpine area). Snow is guaranteed because of snow producing machines. Enjoy night skiing on the very long illuminated snow slope in Ruhpolding!
.... and if sports are not really your “cup of tea”, you couldn’t fail to enjoy the wintry landscapes as you take a ride on a horse-drawn sleigh....
In Ruhpolding sports fans can decide whether they wish to be active participants, or be spectators at international winter sporting events, where they will literally be within arm’s reach of stars from around the world.
Very close to your vacation home - in or around Ruhpolding - you can always do some :
cycling, diving, fishing, golf, horse riding, mountain biking,
mountaineering, paragliding, roller blading, sailing, skiing, swimming,
tennis, walking, water skiing, wind-surfing, skating, snowboarding,
snow-tubing, tobogganing, ice-skating, golf, rock-climbing, miniature golf,
nordic walking, paragliding, delta flying, etc., etc.
Every year Ruhpolding hosts the biathlon world cup,
transforming this idyllic village into a mecca for thousands of fans.
from the motorway Munich - Salzburg:
take exit Traunstein/Ruhpolding (Exit 112).
Ruhpolding is signposted: 8 km.
Drive through the village, turn left at the traffic lights (=Zeller Strasse), turn left at the end after approx. 300 mtrs into the Miesenbacher Strasse.
"Am Sonnenhang" is at your left after approx. 300 mtrs.
Ample car parking in front of the house.