A glittering winter holiday at the four-star hotel in Lech am Arlberg
Winter in the home of Alpine skiing
Every year, winter sports enthusiasts from all over the world spend their winter holidays in Lech am Arlberg, attracted by the snow guarantee, international flair and sophisticated tranquillity of the region. This Shangri-La of winter sports ranges in altitude from 1,300 to 2,800 metres above sea level and belongs to the rarefied circle of the twelve locations known as the "Best of the Alps". In our area, where Alpine skiing was first invented, winter sports remain a priority to this day. You can see this everywhere in the region, in every detail.
The perfect accommodation choice for your stay is Lech am Arlberg's only four-star ski-in, ski-out hotel: our Hotel Tannbergerhof in the centre of the ski town features ski-lifts right outside the doors. Step out of the hotel and straight into pure skiing delight! You will find everything you need for your skiing holiday – ski schools, equipment hire facilities, ski passes and other important elements of your exhilarating winter holiday in Austria – either within the hotel or very close by. So nothing can interfere with your outstanding skiing holiday in Lech!
Your holiday off the slopes in Lech am Arlberg
Are you looking for something much more comfortable, but still surrounded by the fabulous winter landscapes of the region? Your winter holiday in Lech offers plenty to explore away from the slopes and skiing areas. Why not try a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride, a winter hike through the snow-clad forests, a cross-country expedition on one of the many trails around Lech, a daredevil ice-climbing adventure or the truly extreme sport of heli-skiing? It's a winter paradise with something for every guest.
Experience an unforgettable winter holiday on the Arlberg and an exclusive après-ski experience in your hotel in Lech. And after every winter comes the spring, not to mention summer and autumn. As you know, the Austrian Alps contain many extraordinarily beautiful summer hiking trails for you to explore.
The circle is complete – two ski regions combined.
The opening of the new Flexenbahn railway in the winter of 2016/17 provided a fantastic new opportunity for ski enthusiasts. The connection between Zürs and Stuben/Rauz makes skiing on the Arlberg a much more convenient experience; with all the different locations on the mountains now accessible on skis. Ski Arlberg is now the largest inter-connected ski region in Austria – the perfect situation for your magnificent skiing holiday in Lech.
Winter opening celebrations at Lech Zürs on the Rüfikopf massif
We can hardly imagine a winter opening without it – Fantastic Gondolas this year at Zürs. The winter season on the Arlberg begins at the end of November and the Fantastic Gondolas art and music festival will be held at the pre-party in Lech Zürs. This celebration is a unique, award-winning top event featuring an innovative combination of multimedia depictions of Alpine natural landscapes, architecture and infrastructure together with live acts (international DJs), visual artists and dance performances.
Fascinating sporting events like the "White Ring" are equally captivating. With a terrific range of cool events, the small towns around the Arlberg have no need to fear any comparisons. Complement your skiing adventures with a diverse range of other activities during your stay in Lech.
The Weinberg event in December
At the beginning of December, Lech offers an enchanting experience for wine aficionados when it becomes a centre of lifestyle indulgence: wine-and-dine safaris in the heart of Lech, where visitors can sample both Austrian and international wines in a range of locations. The perfect relaxing diversion on your cosy holiday in the mountains.
Museums & exhibitions about Lech and the history of skiing
The Lech Museum – Huber Hus, dating back to 1590, is well worth a visit. If you are interested in the splendid history of the Arlberg, a visit to the Kästle Mountain Museum will be just the thing.
Tanzcafé Arlberg Music Festival
All of Lech am Arlberg will be on stage during your winter holiday: you can enjoy the full musical range of swing & boogie, jazz and fusion, Latin, funk, deep house and everything in between. The very best of après ski!