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Cella Central ****
Historic Boutique Hotel

In the heart of Zell am See!

Do you love the lively city life but also want to refuel energy in the marvellous mountains? Do you love Austrian cuisine but sometimes just absolutely crave a meaty burger or a fine steak? On holiday you are not looking for calm but instead celebrate life, are active, enjoy the lively goings-on, and love being in the centre of it all instead of just tagging along?

Then this is the perfect place for you! With the Cella Central we have created a hotel where you can experience the combination of holiday, pleasure, party & great events to the fullest.

Fully embracing the motto of be in the middle of it, not just a part of it at Cella Central.

  • Top location: directly in the pedestrian zone of the old town.
  • Ideal starting point: 200m to the lake, 250m to the outdoor pool, 300m to the CityXpress, 200m to the Casino, 200m to the Esplanade
  • Spacious apartments in the adjoining building + connecting corridor and direct access to the City-SPA
  • City-SPA with bio sauna, Finnish sauna, steam bath, whirlpool

Top location
in the old town
of Zell am See

3 minutes walk to the lido ✓ In the middle of the center ✓ 3 minutes’ walk to the Cityexpress cable car

Thanks to a good street and rail infrastructure you are able to reach many beautiful destinations within an hour.

Kaprun castle, Mauterndorf castle and Hohenwerfen, Eisriesenwelt, Großglockner and Großglockner High Alpine Road, Hochkönig, Krimml Waterfalls, Hohe Tauern national park, Salzkammergut, Schmittenhöhe, Ferleiten zoo, and many more.

In addition, the city of Salzburg offers a host of attractions for EVERYMAN. More than 200 attractions are included in the Salzburg Card!

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“We have created a very special place where you can enjoy the combination of holiday, pleasure, party and cool events to the full.”

19 - 30m²

Rooms & Suites

Stay in our comfortable rooms & suites:

  • Spacious, fully furnished rooms
  • Comfortable double beds
  • Prices include breakfast buffet

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Culinary specialities

Restaurant & Bar

Indulge yourself by enjoying our excellent cuisine:

  • Austrian & international specialities
  • Selected wines and spirits
  • Cocktails & exquisite whiskeys at Bernstein's Bar
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner in the heart of Zell am See

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Relaxation included

City SPA

Enjoy and relax in our City SPA:

  • Finnish sauna & bio sauna
  • Turkish bath & whirlpool
  • Rainforest shower & loungers
  • Robe & slippers included

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Top offers

With best-price guarantee


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Sportresort Alpenblick in Zell am See

Benefit from our sister hotel

As our guest you will be able to enjoy the benefits of two hotels at once.
Small tip: Guests who can't do without their beauty sleep on holiday feel very much at home in our sister hotel Sportresort Alpenblick.

Wellness & Spa

As our guest, you have once during your stay the possibility to use the Alpenblick wellness area free of charge. 1,300 m²: indoor & outdoor pool, swimming pond, sauna area & much more.

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For a small surcharge, you can enjoy the 6-course evening menu in the restaurant of the Sportresort Alpenblick.
The sommeliers at the Sporthotel Alpenblick will also be happy to spoil you with a fine wine.

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Sport & Fitness

The fitness offer of the Sporthotel Alpenblick is at your disposal: The 300 m² fitness area for cardio & strength training, together with the supervised Fit Mind Body programme - 7 days a week.

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Frequently asked questions from our guests

What times are the check in & check out?

Check-In: from 3 p.m.

Check-Out: until 10 a.m.

If you should arrive after 6 p.m., please let us know briefly in advance.

Are dog welcome at Cella Central?

Dogs and pets are welcome. However, we charge a fee of € 15.00 per pet and night as well as a one-time cleaning fee of € 30.00.

How far is it to the lake, mountains, and glacier?

The lake is only a few metres away. The valley station of the Schmittenhöhe (CityXpress) is a 3-minute walk away. The valley station of the glacier jet can be reached by bus in just short of 15 minutes.

How are the transport connections in Zell am See?

The bus is only a 2 minutes’ walk from the hotel (Postplatz stop). The Zell am See railway station is also only a 5 minutes’ walk.

Where can I park my car?

You are welcome to park in the hotel’s car park for a fee of € 15.00 per day.

Alternatively, you have the possibility of parking your car in the “Rathausgarage” car park (50m from the hotel) at a discounted price of € 15.00 a day. The discount ticket can be obtained at check-in. You can park your car at the Sportresort Alpenblick parking lot for €5.00 per day.

Where can I store my winter equipment?

You are welcome to store your winter equipment in our ski cellar.