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History & philosophy of your 4* hotel at the Arlberg

Since 1924 the tradition-rich Hotel Tannbergerhof****s in the heart of Lech am Arlberg enchants with classy Alpine chic and charm, first-class service and a cosy wellbeing atmosphere.

Our job is our passion: We offer our guests the Best of the Alps: Pleasure and wellbeing, relaxation and culinary delights provide for unforgettable holidays at the Arlberg in our 4-star hotel.

Having a look back: On a time journey through the hotel's history

The history of success of the 4-star-hotel at the Arlberg started with the founder of the hotel Martin Jochum (born in 1885). On 28th Januar 1928 Martin Jochum passed the exam to get a concession for the hospitality and gastronomy industry, thus laying the foundation of one of the most tradition-rich hotels in the exlusive holiday resort Lech.

1923Purchase of the building ground and start of the construction works
1924Opening of the Tannbergerhof
1928Concession exam of Martin Jochum for the hospitality and gastronomy industry
1929Construction of the annex at the frontside, until now unchanged
Number of beds at that time: 90
1930Development of the famous bar "Eisbar" at the riverside
1932Construction of the dance bar "American Bar" according to the plans of the architect Dönz
1953Extension of the hotel with another floor (4th floor)
1959Sale of the country house Tannbergerhof, rental of some rooms
1960Hilde Jochum, the daughter of Martin Jochum, takes over the managment of the Tannbergerhof
1962/63Renovation of the 4th floor, the bar "Eisbar" is relocated to its current location
1970Construction of the modern sauna and massage area in the cellar as well as the new sanitary and heating facilities
1976Construction of the current bar "Tannberg Bar", relocation of the reception and the restaurant, 2 new hotel suites are built
1977/78Construction of the new apartment house "Chalet Hilde"
1990Sale of the guesthouse Bernhard
1999Death of Hilde Bochum
Veronika Heller (daughter of Hilde Jochum) accepted her inheritance and devolved the managment of the hotel to hotel director Karl Wiener
1999Extension of the sauna area: sauna, steam bath, solarium, whirlpool & bigger massage room
2001Comprehensive renovation & modernisation of the cellar and the ground floor: construction of a new disco, a restaurant and a spacious reception area with multimedia seminar room.
The whole technique is renewed with an efficient network of more than 2,000 m as well as a new, digital telephone system and internet connection in every room.

Completion of the renovation and reconstruction works of 36 million Austrian schilling in November 2001 with a big party and live bands.
2004Peter Steinwidder takes over the management.
200522nd/23rd August: The cellar is destroyed by floods. Thanks to the help of numerous local people and especially arrived helpers the renovation was completed at a record time.
2007Renovation of the guest rooms in country style, new insulation and lift on all floors.
2008Renovation Chalet Hilde
2009Renovation Eisbar
2011Hotel Manager Denny Noé takes over the hotel management
2011Construction of the Suite III



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