Ellmau is a better-than-average choice for families because of its childcare programs, relaxed atmosphere and excellent leisure facilities. Most children love the ride up on the funicular as well as the slide down on the chute in the swimming pool complex.
The Krabbelstube Max & Moritz non-skiing daycare operates in the Volksschule, mornings only (8am - noon) on Mondays to Fridays. Children's ski kindergarten and then ski school are available for aged 3 to 14 with two hour sessions in morning and afternoon and lunch cover possible. Many of the hotels have children's playrooms and other family-friendly facilities, the four star Christoph offers free supervision of children from 5 to 9pm, Mondays to Fridays.
3 stars out of 5 overall