Holiday apartments in Zell am See

Full of cosiness.

Cella Central ****
Holiday apartments Zell am See

Live the way you do at home
in the heart of the old town

  • Top location: right in the old town's pedestrian zone
  • Ideal home base: 200m to the lake, 250m to the lido, 300m to the CityXpress, 200m to the casino, 200m to the esplanade
  • Holiday apartments for 2-6 persons
  • Connecting corridor to the hotel 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.”

Limitless Holiday Comfort in the Apartment Hotel Cella Central

The perfect symbiosis of city flair, the Salzburg outdoors & culture

Whether you are travelling alone, as a couple, or with your friends - the Cella Central is the best lodging option for any holiday or joint excursion. It is your choice whether you want to cook in the fully furnished kitchen or treat yourself to dining in the Restaurant Cella Central. We offer uncomplicated vacationing in holiday apartments.

Surrounded by bars, cafés, and restaurants, our Cella Central is right in the heart of Zell's town centre. This is where life reverberates, where you are only a step away from the next event with live music or a BBQ.

When you want to escape the hubbub, the hotel's location is ideal for a walk to Lake Zell or you may want to satisfy your wanderlust by hiking in the Pinzgau Slate Alps. If you are already familiar with all that, then off to new adventures! How about a trip to Nationalpark Hohe Tauern or Schmittenhöhe? Would you like to see the Krimmler Water Falls? No problem. With the summer card you can take all forms of public transport and cableways for free.

Roomy holiday apartments suiting any taste

Choose from a variety of options ranging from the 33 m²-large apartment up to a generous 95 m². Comfortable bed- & living rooms, a fully furnished kitchen as well as a modern bathroom will make your stay a completely worry-free summer & winter holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun. Each of the 11 comfy apartments has its personal charm.

Apartment Eco

Apartment for 2 persons:




from € 107,-



Prices per person & night (excl. € 2,05 local tax).

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeping comfort with "Hefel Pure Maize" pillows
  • Bathroom with shower + WC
  • Hairdryer, slippers, bathrobe & cosmetic articles


Apartment "Basic"

Apartment for 2 persons:




from € 123,-



Prices per person & night (excl. € 2,05 local tax).

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleep comfortably on "Hefel Pure Maize" pillows
  • Kitchen with dining table
  • Bathroom with shower + WC
  • Hairdryer, slippers, robe & cosmetics


Apartment "Standard"

Apartment for 2-4 persons:




from € 141,-



Prices per person & night (excl. € 2,05 local tax).

  • 1 bedroom
  • Living area with kitchen and comfortable sofa-sleeper
  • Sleep comfortably on "Hefel Pure Maize" pillows
  • Bathroom with shower + WC (sometimes separate)
  • Hairdryer, slippers, robe & cosmetics


Apartment "Deluxe"

Apartment for 2-5 persons:




from € 159,-



Prices per person & night (excl. € 2,05 local tax).

  • 1 bedroom (additional bed available)
  • Living area with comfortable sofa-sleeper
  • Sleep comfortably on "Hefel Pure Maize" pillows
  • Integrated kitchen & dining table
  • Bathroom with shower + WC (sometimes separate)
  • Hairdryer, slippers, robe & cosmetics


Apartment "Superior"

Apartment for 4-6 persons:




from € 177,-



Prices per person & night (excl. € 2,05 local tax).

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Living area with comfortable sofa-sleeper
  • Sleep comfortably on "Hefel Pure Maize" pillows
  • Living room with integrated kitchen and dining table
  • 2 bathrooms with shower + WC
  • Hairdryer, slippers, robe & cosmetics



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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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Summer holiday in Zell am See

Urban flair, marvellous mountains, the crystal clear lake, and a breathtaking glacier world - your summer holiday that offers (almost) unlimited possibilities:

  • Bathe in 3 lidos on Lake Zell
  • Cycle & mountain bike around Zell am See
  • Enjoy hundreds of kilometres of hiking trails
  • Explore the summit world on Kitzsteinhorn
  • and experience the Zell Lake Magic in the evening

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Take a Porsche over country roads

Drive a Porsche on holiday

Tip: Lush green, rich colours, gleaming mountains. Have you ever driven a snappy sports car on the country roads of Salzburg? Adrenaline junkies are not the only ones who should enjoy the unique feeling of accelerating and being pushed into the soft leather seats of a zappy Porsche at least once in their life. Slow down while accelerating on your wild ride with a little picnic.

Rent a Porsche, we will fill the picnic basket for you, and off you go on a speedy jaunt in Pinzgau.

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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

What times are 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.

How much are the final cleaning fees?

The fees for the final cleaning depend on the apartment category:

  • Apartment "Basic": € 50-65.-
  • Apartment "Standard": € 85.-
  • Apartment "Deluxe": € 85.-
  • Apartment "Superior": € 95.-
How much is the breakfast that is bookable in addition?

The healthy & substantial breakfast is € 15.- a day. For children up to the age of 12 years the breakfast is € 10.-.

I would like an intermediate cleaning/a change of sheets - how much is that?

The cost of a small intermediate cleaning including trash disposal, vacuuming, mopping + bath & WC depends on the apartment category:

  • Basic: € 25.-
  • Standard: € 35.-
  • Deluxe: € 40.-
  • Superior: € 50.-

In summer, a daily small basic cleaning including trash disposal is included.

One change of sheets a week is included in stays that last longer than 7 days.

Are dogs welcome at CELLA CENTRAL?

Dogs and pets are welcome. However, we charge a fee of € 15.- per pet and night as well as a one-time cleaning fee of € 30.-.

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.

How far is the next lido?

It is a 5 minutes’ walk to the Zell am See lido.

It takes 5 minutes to arrive at the Seespitz lido by bus. Or you can take a leisurely walk of barely 20 minutes along the esplanade.

Where can I store my winter gear?

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

Where can I park my car?

You are welcome to park in the hotel’s car park for a fee of € 12.- 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 € 12.- a day. The discount ticket can be obtained at check-in.