mountain hut, mountain inn
Neuberg an der Mürz
from € 15.00

Heartly welcome at our beautiful mountain hut “Schneealpenhaus”.
The Schneealpenhaus is a shelter of the Austiran Alpine Association in the Mürzsteger Alps in the Styrian-Lower Austrian border region. It was opened in 1925 on the Schauerkogel at 1788m above sea level, which is why locals like to call it the Schauerkogelhaus.

The extensively area of the “Schneealm“ offers you numerous possibilities for ascent and touring, from the simple day hike with the whole family to the challenging multi-day tour. Also by mountain bike, whether with or without electricity, we are easily accessible. Arriving at our place, you have a breathtakingly view of the surrounding mountains in the middle of the Mürzer Oberland Nature Park.
After your ascent you have definitely earned some refreshments.

Hut Cuisine
Sustainability is particularly important to us, which is why we source the majority of our products directly from farmers and producers in the region. In addition to our hut classics such as pork joint, venison stew and our homemade strudels, we also want to provide variety on our menu with seasonal highlights. Even vegetarians and vegans will be fully satisfied with our diverse menu.
You can enjoy our delicacies outside on the panorama terrace with stunning view of the surrounding mountains. On cooler days, our cosy an quint room with wood stove invites you to linger.

Are you looking for a special location for your celebration?
Whether it is a birthday, a wedding of a special kind or a barbecue at our fireplace, we will be happy to organise a party for you in an extraordinary ambience!


  • Groups

    • groups possible with max. pers.: 40
  • Sports / Leisure time

    • nordic walking
    • mountain activities
    • hikes/guided hiking tours
  • Facilities / Services

    • early breakfast service
    • non-smoking house
    • to be reached on foot only
    • private alpine hut
    • group accommodation
    • terrace
    • barbecue area (with benches)
    • short stays welcome
    • family friendly
    • pets welcome
    • breakfast service
  • Suitability

    • singles
    • groups
    • person traveling alone
    • families
  • Beds & rooms

    • double room/s: 1
    • multi-bed room/s: 6
  • Meals

    • traditional cuisine
    • vegetarian food
    • breakfast buffet
    • breakfast bookable
    • home-style cooking
  • Location

    • quiet location
    • on the hiking trail
    • mountain location
    • private setting
    • cannot be reached by car
  • Payment methods

    • cash payment
  • Foreign languages

    • English
  • Conditions

    You can find our current overnight prices and the possibility of online sleeping accommodation reservations on our homepage Schneealpenhaus - Schutzhütte - 1788m

    Good to know…

    For a great service and experience in our mountain hut, we like to inform you about some rules:

    • We offer hot food until 7 pm daily. After 7 pm we only have soups or sweets.
    • Breakfast time is from 7 am till 8:30 am. If you want to leave early or do not need breakfast, please let us know the night before.
    • We kindly ask you to reserve your sleeping place in advance
    • In all rooms you have to use a sleeping bag.
    • Nights rest is from 10 pm.
    • An overnight stay with dog is only possible with advance reservation and surcharge of € 10,- per dog. The dog a bowl with water as well. The blanket is to be brought by the animal owner
    • As our hut is neither connected to an electricity network nor to a drinking water supply, in fact of that we pleading you for a thrifty use electricity and water. Furthermore, in the hut is no possibility for a shower.
    • Smoking and working with open fire are strictly forbidden in the entire hut.

    If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
    We wish you a pleasant stay and an unforgettable hut evening.

    Contact and reservations
    Schneealpenhaus – Schutzhütte auf 1788m Seehöhe
    Altenberg 87, A-8691 Neuberg/Mürz
    hut phone number: 03857/2190
    Thomas Eder: 0664/3882525
    Michael Fischer: 0660/1606425

    Open from the beginning of May until the end of October

Contact & Directions


Altenberg 87,
8691 Neuberg an der Mürz AT
~ 3.9 km From Themed trail "klimawandeln"


The extensive and beautiful area of ​​the Schneealm offers you numerous possibilities for ascents and tours. From a simple day hike with the whole family to a demanding multi-day tour, everything is included. We are also easily accessible by mountain bike, with or without electricity.

You can find a small selection of the most popular tours on our homepage Schneealpenhaus - Schutzhütte - 1788m under INFO.


  • Occupancy 2 - 6 adults , 0 - 3 children
    Rooms 1
    Bedrooms 1
  • Occupancy 4 - 8 adults , 0 - 4 children
    Rooms 1
    Bedrooms 1
  • Occupancy 1 - 5 adults , 0 - 3 children
    Rooms 4
  • Occupancy 1 - 6 adults , 0 - 2 children
    Rooms 2

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