SPINDLERUV MLYN RESORT
Spindleruv Mlyn is the most visited and the most popular mountain resort in the Czech Republic. The ski resort is located in the town of the same name in the Krkonoše mountains. Spindleruv Mlyn is located in the Hradec Králové Region north from the Czech capital – Prague.
The whole resort has a capacity of impressive 20 000 skiers per hour and is used all year round. It offers skiing and winter activities on 20 runs, which is the highest number for all the resorts in the country.
During the winter season the resort hosts the Europacup in Freestyle Skiing and Snowjam – an expert snowboarding event. In the surroundings there are many marked trails for cross-country skiing during the winter and mountain-biking or hiking during other seasons.
Going to the resort means you want to take time off to have fun and unwind, as a result, we will be focusing on the winter activities you can partake in when you visit Spindleruv Mlyn.
WINTER ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE IN SPINDLERUV MLYN
In Spindleruv Mlyn the following winter sports are sought by tourists from all over the world.
- Sledge slide
- Bobsleigh track
- Snowmobile trips
Skiing is both a sport and recreational activity. This involves using a narrow strip of rigid material known as a ski, it is worn underfoot to glide over snow. The ski is used in pairs and is attached to ski boots with ski bindings, and a secured heel.
There are two major types of skis, the Nordic and Alpine ski. Nordic skis tend to be lighter and have free heels to facilitate walking, while alpine skis have fixed heel bindings and some are made for specific uses. Nordic skis are typical for cross-country skiing and Alpine skis are common for downhill skiing.
The Skiareal Spinleruv Mlyn takes care of all your skiing needs and accommodation. To learn more about the prices and timetables or to get more information, visit www.skiareal.cz. You can also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to make inquiries. Should you prefer to reach the information center by phone, call: +420 499 467 101.
If you do not know anything about skiing and would like to learn before embarking on an adventure, the resort has a number of ski schools. These schools also offer ski tools and accessories to rent:
- Maja Sport: Located about twenty-five-minute walk from the center at Labska 84, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51)
+420 499 523 339 (Staff is able to speak German and English)
- Nanook Snowboard Ski School: This ski school can be found at U Hradečanky, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51) and it is only a five-minute walk from the center.
+420 737 805 675 (English, Polish, German or Russian)
- Yellow Point S.R.O: The address of the ski school is Hotel Lomnice – Svatopetrská 125, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51). If you have children, the facility also has a playroom.
+420 499 433 505 (English, German, Polish and Russian)
- Skol Max – Ski School A.S. Zima: The school is located at Svatopetrská 260, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51).
+420 499 433 291. (English, Danish, French, Dutch, German, Polish and Russian)
- Ski Rent Spindl: You can find them at Autobusové nádr / Bus station Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51). They speak English, German, Polish, Russian and Spanish. You can reach them via telephone on +420 605 360 002.
- Sun Ski and Board school: They are located at Apartmány Slunce (centrum Šp. Mlýna, next to the hotel Hubertus), Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51).
+420 777 613 700 (English, German, Polish and Russian)
A Sledge refers to a land “vehicle” used to slide downhill. This can also be called a sled or sleigh. In Spindleruv Mlyn resort you can add the sledge slide to your activities. To learn more about sledge slide, you can visit website www.sankarska-draha.cz
Snowtubing is a leisure winter activity of sliding downhill over ice or snow while riding a large inflated inner tube. Snowtubing offers the benefits of exercise and fun. Snowtubing is fun because being out in the snow is lovely. The thrill makes you bond with your family and friends and you can also make new friends. You enjoy the natural scenery and also work out your muscles as you climb back up the slope to tube down again.
This is definitely an activity you should sign up for when you visit Spindleruv Mlyn resort. There are two major facilities that cater to Snowtubing in the resort.
- Snowtubing Park Spindleruv Mlyn:
This is located at Bedrichov, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51) and is a five-minute walk from the center.
+420 737 956 976.
- Snowtubing Svatý Petr:
Svaty Petr – Hotel Olympie, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51) and is a twenty-minute walk from the center.
+420 602 261 650.
A bobsleigh is a braked and mechanically steered sledge usually for two to four people, used for racing down an ice-covered track. It is also referred to as a bobsled. Apart from being a recreational activity, it also doubles as a team winter sport where timed runs are made down narrow, twisting, banked, ice tracks using a gravity powered sleigh.
In Spindleruv Mlyn resort taking part in winter fun with a bob sleigh track is very much allowed. You may not have a team but your family and friends are more than enough and there is a facility that allows you to have all the Bobsleigh track fun that you want. This facility is the Bobova Draha – Happy world.
Bobová dráha – Happy World
They are located at Bedřichov 127, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51)
+420 499 433 430. (English and German)
A snowmobile is a motor vehicle which come with runners or caterpillar tracks that is used for traveling over snow. The activity of using a snowmobile for leisure or sport is known as Snowmobiling.
Apart from having fun during your vacation, snowmobiling serves as a workout for your body and promotes strong mental health.
For a snowmobile trip at the Spindleruv Mlyn, you should head to the Yellow Point facility. You can find them at Hotel Lomnice – Svatopetrská 125, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51).
+420 499 433 505 (English, German, Polish, Russian)
BEAUTY, FITNESS AND RELAXATION
After all the fun from playing around in the snow and getting acquainted with nature, it is important to pamper, take care of yourself and relax. There are lots of fitness, beauty and relaxation services open to you in the Spindleruv Mlyn Resort.
A sauna is a hot room used as a steam bath or hot air for rejuvenating the body. You will agree that this is essential in winter. There are about 60 facilities with a sauna in the resort. They include:
- Alpský Hotel
- Amenity Resort Špindlerův Mlýn
- Apartmány & Pension Luky
- Apartmány Benecko
- Apartments & Pension SILVA
- Aquapark Špindl Hotel
- Asten Hotels – Hotel SAVOY
- Astra Hotel
- Clarion Hotel Špindlerův Mlýn
- Harmony Club Hotel
- Hotel Kralovka
- Hotel Jelínek
- many more
A massage involves the rubbing and kneading of muscles and joints of the body with the aim to relieve pain, tension as well as to keep the body refreshed. Having a massage provides the body with numerous benefits, but having one in winter is even more important and relaxing.
A massage in the winter helps to:
- Keep winter blues at bay.
- Boost your immunity by improving lymph flow, which helps to fight off infection and bacteria.
- Leave your skin feeling hydrated and nourished. The blustery wind, winter air and blazing heater can dry your skin out quickly.
- Reduce inflammation and helps muscle repair which may have become numb from the cold.
- Improve blood flow, thereby improving body functions and temperature.
There are about 46 facilities in Spindleruv Mlyn that offer massage services. You should check them to invigorate your body while pampering yourself in the cold winter season.
Some of them are:
- Massage Centrum Tawan
Hotel Windsor – Okružní 13, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51)
+420 499 433 203
- Amenity Resort Špindlerův Mlýn:
Labská 117, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51) and is a 25-minute walk from the center.
+420 499 397 248
- Hotel Hradec:
Vrchlabská 41, Spindleruv Mlyn (543 51).
+420 499 433 256
Besides the sauna and massage services that are especially good for you in the winter seasons, Spindleruv Mlyn resort has lots of other beauty, fitness and relaxation services. There are lots of facilities that offer hairdressing services, pedicure services, solariums, whirlpool bath and there are beauty salons to make sure you are looking your best all through winter.
The Spindleruv Mlyn resort is not only open during winter, but is open all round the four seasons of the year. In the summer, you still get to use the Bobsleigh track which is open all four seasons of the year! Other summer activities include:
- Mini golf
- Mountain bikes
You do not want to miss all the fun that the Spindleruv Mlyn resort has to offer.