Hotham Resort Information

Staying at Mt Hotham is a unique alpine experience due to the fact the the entire village is on top of a mountain. At an elevation of 1,750m, Hotham is the highest resort in Victoria, This means that you get to not only ski but stay, dine and party way above the snowline 24/7. Characterised by its fantastic snow reliability, unsurpassed terrain, an awesome range of apre ski activities and accommodation options to suit a wide range of budgets. Hotham is a first class resort that caters to group both small and large

Summit Height: 1861m

Total Number of Lifts: 13 

Total Number of Runs: 66

Longest Run: 2.5km

Terrain: Beginner 20% / Intermediate 40% / Advanced 40%

Skiable Area: 320ha

Features: 4 terrain parks

As part of your resort entry fee, Mt Hotham Resort Management Board provides a free Village bus service to help you move easily from pillow to powder, bar to bar or home after a long day on the slopes. To catch a ride is simple - just wait at a bus stop sign located around the village precinct (refer to below map). 

The bus service operates from 6.45am to 1.45am* seven days a week.

* Bus service may finish earlier in the shoulder season.

If, due to lack of snow, there are less than 3 lifts (inclusive of at least 1 lift that services an intermediate trail) operating at Hotham 48 hours prior to the check-in time of your snow holiday, you may choose to receive a credit or full refund on all pre-paid accommodation and lift company products.

If you decide to wait less than 48 hours before your check-in time to see if further lifts open, the credit or refund will be granted based on the number of lifts operational due to lack of snow on the day you request a refund. You may not cancel your holiday on the check-in date.

This snow guarantee only applies if a lift cannot be opened due to a lack of snow on the major trail it services. The guarantee does not apply if lifts are on wind hold due to high winds, low visibility or a combination of these weather elements or undergoing temporary maintenance.

List of lifts covered by the snow guarantee:

Minimum of 3 to operate including one lift that services an intermediate trail

  • Roadrunner Quad Chair* 
  • Summit Quad Chair 
  • Heavenly Valley Quad Chair* 
  • Big D Quad Chair 
  • Village Quad Chair* 
  • Playground Double Chair* 
  • The Drift T-Bar* 
  • Gotcha Quad Chair* 
  • Keogh’s Orchard Quad Chair* 
  • Blue Ribbon Chair* 
  • Summit Trainer Poma 

*Denotes lift that services intermediate terrain