Good to Know

Frequently asked questions

How do I reach Granatalm - ski - on foot - bike?

SKI: The Granatalm is located directly next to the mountain stations of the Finkenberger Almbahn, Nordhangbahn, and Katzenmosbahn. Additionally, via the Penkenbahn, Rastkogelbahn, and Horbergbahn.

ON FOOT: Coming from Mayrhofen, the hiking time is approximately 1.5 hours. If you use the Kombibahn Penken as an additional ascent aid, the hiking time is about 30 minutes. For those with good physical fitness, there are numerous hiking trails from Mayrhofen, Finkenberg, and Lanersbach. You should plan for walking times from 2.5 to 4 hours.

BIKE: Bike transport is possible with both the Penkenbahn and the Finkenberger Almbahn.

When is the Granatalm open?

We are open during the operating hours of the Finkenberger Almbahn.

Winter: 07. December 2024 to 21. April 2025
Summer: 30. May 2024 to 27. October 2024

Is there anything for children at Penken?

Pepi's Kinderland - a large adventure playground - is located directly in front of the sun terrace and there is also a large indoor playroom in the Granatalm for rainy day activities.

What does your food/wine offer look like?

We have an extensive menu mainly featuring regional specialties from the Zillertal. On our wine list, you will predominantly find Austrian wines and selected top Italian wines.

Where and how high is the Granatalm located?

The Granatalm is located on the sunny plateau of Penkenjoch in the middle of the large skiing area Schwendau - Mayrhofen - Finkenberg - Tux. It is situated at 2095 meters above sea level and is the ideal starting point for any hiking and ski tours at Penken.

Do you offer table service?

In winter, we serve you in our rooms and a cordoned-off part of the terrace. In summer, we serve all our guests.

Is there wheelchair access?

Our restaurant is accessible on the ground level and equipped with automatic sliding doors. A spacious lift leads to the toilets in the basement. Furthermore, wheelchair access from the valley station of the Finkenberger Almbahn should be possible from winter 2017 onwards.

What does breakfast/mountain breakfast cost?

A mountain breakfast costs 19 € per person. Let yourself be surprised!

Can I bring my pet into the restaurant?

We are always happy to see your pet. However, lions must stay outside.

Is there free Wi-Fi?

There is free Wi-Fi throughout the restaurant. The password for this is "granat2000".

Can I reserve a table in the restaurant?

We always welcome reservations and are happy to accept them by phone at +43 5285 630 33.

Are there special children's menus and prices?

Our menu is also particularly well equipped for our little guests. We only have special menus as part of the visit to the Sunny Ski and Snowboard School.

Are special requests possible? e.g., Gluten-free food or allergies

Since we prepare the meals in our kitchen fresh, we are happy to accommodate special requests, as long as they are within the realm of possibility. Please simply ask one of our staff about this.

Can I pay with a credit card? If yes, which CC are accepted?

Payments with all common debit and credit cards are possible from 20,- €.

Can the Granatalm be booked for weddings?

Yes, of course! The premises of the Granatalm are well prepared for both small and large celebrations. Delicious catering, live music, breathtaking views of the Zillertal mountains, perfect photo locations, and much more await you on the sunny plateau of Penkenjoch!

Feeling love-struck? - We'll take care of that!

Can it also be booked for private parties and birthdays?

No matter what kind of celebration you're planning, whether it's a birthday, first communion, company celebration, or whatever else you'd like to celebrate. The Granatalm on the sunny plateau of Penkenjoch offers space and delicious local delicacies.

Planning a party? - We'll help with the planning!

Are there gift vouchers?

Give the gift of joy with a Granatalm voucher - our vouchers can be conveniently ordered online or directly on-site at the Granatalm.

Are there press images for editorial purposes?

We look forward to every contribution ♥ If you are currently writing a report or article about the Granatalm, you can reach us at We are happy to provide you with press images.

If you haven't found an answer to your question or have further questions, please write to us.

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