25.10.1943 – 13.08.2020 Farmer to Schörgern & host from the Penzinghof

„Steff“ was over 40 years married with „Christl“ sen. Together they have 6 children. Chapeau! Stefan sen. was our “rock in the waves” and the calm soul of the hotel Penzinghof. He was the one who built the Penzinghof in 1969 & at the same time he was a farmer – a pioneer with a lot of visions. He knew that it was important to support the young ones – 2003 the hotel was handovered to the next generation.
His grandchilds love him!

„Christl“ was married over 40 years with „Steff“ sen. Together they have 6 children. Chapeau!

She’s a smart host and organizational talent. She gave her love to cook to Christine. With pleasure Christl decorates the hotel & Liftradl –  Gerne dekoriert sie das Hotel & das Liftradl – it’s amazing to watch how she transforms the different areas. Christine sen. bubbels of energy. Skiing, swimming and biking are some of her favorite activities. Of course she loves to spend time with her grandchildren as well!

“Godi” is already working at the Penzinghof since 1977. Her area is the servcie & all about wine. Barbara was one of the first sommelieres in Austria & can always tell you a funny story. “Godi” is the Tyrolean name for godparent.

Her husband Johan is original from Holland. In 2011 he moved to Oberndorf – he has a PhD in history and helps out in the hotel wherever help is needed. Johan is a „Sir“. He is polite, generous and tolerant. Furthermore he has an amazing general knowledge. Godi, now you found the “ONE” for you.

Godi Johan

Stefan, the oldest brother of the 6 Lindner kids, went to the tourism school Villa Blanka in Innsbruck and the agricultural school in Weitau St. Johann. Stefan is the chairman of “Tirol milk”, the cattle breeding Austria and passionate farmer on the Schörgerer farm. He has the farm together with his brother Andreas. A “spirited” gourmet, who is innovated, purposeful and consistent.

Simone is the perfect addition & completes Stefan. A really lovely and intelligent woman. She comes from the beautiful “Ländle” – Montafon in Vorarlberg. Their children Marie & David cause a lot of hustle on the farm – both of them make the whole family really happy.

Stefan mit Simone und Kinder

Elisabeth & her husband Stefan run the ski shop “die Stailerai” & the appartments “das Stefan”. Elisabeth is the oldest of the girls & has studied tourism and international economics around the world (Canda, Italy, Norway, …)

Her husband Stefan is a chef and works in the sales department of the family brewery Huber in St. Johann. The triathlon-ironman runner is funny, reliable & always there when you need help with something. Both love good food with lovely people & the nature and especially the mountains & water.

Hanni & Heidi – bossom buddies! Hanni & Heidi love to be at the Penzinghof. They make everyone smile with their loving & joyful nature.

After the tourism school in Innsbruck and a lot of periods abroad Barbara came back home. 2003 she and Christine took over the Penzinghof together – you can feel the energy and joy de vivre Barbara has.

2014 she moved to her husband Georg who lives in Sout Tyrol – Dorf Tirol. A sensational mix – Tyrolean meets “Tyrolese”! No better possibility. Togehter they have the hotel “Örtlerhof“ – a insider tip! An enrichment & added value for both sides!

Lotte & Klara are adorable … you are a gift from heaven!

Barbara Georg

Christine is at the Penzinghof since 2000. After graduating from tourism school Villa Blanka in Innsbruck and great jobs as a chef in Austria and other countries e.g. at Johanna Maier, brothers Obauer, Villa Joya in Portugal she came back home. 2003 she took over the hotel from her parents.

Christine cooks with love – her biggest passion! She is creativ and loves to work with other people. As balance to her work live our host loves spend time in the nature! During summer she loves to bike and during winter to ski.

Lindner Christine

Georg was a professional ski racer for 15 yers and was part of the team for the country Moldova. He was at the world championship in Garmisch & Schladming, as well as at the Olympic Games in Sotschi 2014.

In January 2015 he entered the family business. Georg is a real enrichment & big help for Christine. His favorite places are in the mountains and nature – still sport is of great importance for him.

His girlfriend, the beautiful Maria has worked in the Penzinghof in the restaurant during breakfast. Now they have the appartments “das Louis” together. With the boys Leo, Luis, Tommi & Philip they are a really cool patchwork-family.


Andreas is the youngest of the 6 Lindner children. After middle school he went to a tourism school in Bad Hofgastein for 3 years and worked inter alia for Johann Lafer. The work with natural resources & fiddling of new prodcuts is Andreas biggest passion, which he acts out in the cheese dairy Schörgerer since 2010. Furthermore he is a passionate & awarded distiller and cheesemaker. At the farm he loves to love with his employees, the cows.

Annalena & Adriana are Andis pride and joy. Together with dog Sandy they make a really cool family.


… the success story!

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In 1993 the Penzinghof got renovated and an extension part got build. A spacious entrance area (reception, bar, Schörgerstub'n), bathing center (sauna, steam bath, massage, mud bath and hay bath) as well as 13 rooms [...]

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