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Ski holidays in Lech

Tremendous, picturesque and snow-sure skiing in three top resorts

Ski in Lech and you'll enjoy one of Austria's most exclusive resorts, dominated by a lovely 14th century church and river, high up in the Arlberg valley next to the tiny hamlet of Zürs, surrounded by stunning peaks.

The cableway link between Zürs and Stuben/Rauz closes the loop with St. Anton and St. Christoph and creates complete ski convenience for skiers giving access to 304km interconnected pistes on the extensive Arlberg ski pass.

Skiing holidays in Lech give you easily accessible slopes and good intermediate skiers can enjoy the famous White Ring circuit that links the two resorts. Wonderfully picturesque runs link the resort to scenic Oberlech. The extensive Arlberg ski-pass also covers the neighbouring resorts of Stuben, St.Christoph, St. Anton and Sonnenkopf, although there is more than enough skiing for even the best skiers in Zürs and Lech alone. In addition, off-piste opportunities are numerous and these are the only resorts in Austria that offer heli-skiing. Skiing at Lech also provides sophisticated après-ski, including some outdoor ice bars serving champagne. Non-skiers can browse exclusive boutiques, enjoy the extensive walking trails in the valley or take a horse-drawn sleigh ride from the picturesque village into the romantic Zug Valley.

Added value

Groups - Up to 1 in 6 go Free

Early Booking Offers at selected hotels

Inghams Rep based in the resort 

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Ski and Snowboard Information

Skiing Levels
  • Beginners
  • Intermediates
  • Advanced
  • Snowboard
  • Cross Country

Beginners skiing in Lech

Beginners' gentle nursery slopes are located beside the village, conveniently placed for all our hotels.

Intermediates skiing in Lech

Idyllic wide open, long blue and red runs are plentiful in the area and capable intermediates will enjoy the White Ring circuit which connects the villages. The Jet-lift connection to Warth adds a further 17km of red runs to the ski area

Advanced skiing in Lech

An experienced skiers' dream with probably the best, most challenging off-piste skiing in Austria, as well as some Superb black runs.

Snowboarding in Lech

The wide open slopes are ideal for snowboarding. There is a boarders’ funpark under the Schlosskopf chairlift in Lech and the Salober snowpark in Warth.

 

Our favourite run

'It's hard to pick one run in the massive Arlberg area, but apart from some lovely scenic runs above and through Oberlech, my favourite is probably the red run from the top of the Schindler Spitze down to St Christoph, which has a great snow record.' (Neil Lodge, Product Manager Austria)


Mountain Facts
  • Area 304 km
  • Resort Altitude1450m
  • Ski Alt. From1450m
  • Ski Alt. To2811m
  • Runs
    123
    130
    51
  • Longest Run10 km
  • Run Information

    304 km of interconnected pistes, 200 km of powder runs

  • Lifts , Chairlifts 46 , Draglifts 20 , Gondolas 13
  • Lift Times

    All, 0900-1630

  • Lift Ski LockersNo
  • Local Pass Lifts79
  • Night Skiing IncludedNo
  • Mountain Restaurants18
  • Snow Cannon Coverage60%
  • Cross Country Trails

    50km

  • Off-piste OptionsYes
  • Off-piste Restrictions

    Guide is advised.

  • Slope Direction,N,E,S,W
  • Snowpark Info

    3 Snowparks


  • from£1999pp
  • 51 rooms
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With its first class service and top cuisine the Hotel Arlberg enjoys an excellent reputation around the world. Located in a prime position in Lech opposite the main ski lifts and in the heart of the village.

  • from£1429pp
  • 55 rooms
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The luxurious Hotel Berghof is one of Lech’s leading hotels and is full of Austrian charm thanks to the hospitable Burger family. Located right above the centre of Lech, you have your own private lift that takes you from the hotel into the resort centre and the main ski lifts.

  • from£1049pp
  • 23 rooms
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Small and exclusive, the popular Hotel Haldenhof has been welcoming Inghams guests for many years. Located just a couple of minutes walk to the beautiful centre of Lech and the ski lifts.

Things To Do

  • Sport Park with bowling alley, pool tables, tennis courts and climbing wall
  • Squash
  • Skating & curling (natural)
  • Snowshoeing
  • Sleigh rides
  • Snow tubing
  • Tobogganing 
  • Heli-skiing
  • Ski-touring
  • Winter walking (50km)
  • Resort bus is free with lift pass

Ski Extras

Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition

SPECIAL OFFER ON EQUIPMENT HIRE
Save up to £144 per person

Book your lift pass with us and we’ll give you 50% off equipment hire or carriage. See our Ski Bundle page for details. 

 

Lift Passes Days Season Adult  Senior 1955 
or earlier
Youth
2000-2003
Child
2004-2011
Arlberg Area Pass 6 L £188  £162 £162 £113
M   £229         £200       £200       £134
H £268

 £231

£231 £161

* Inc. St. Anton, Lech, Zürs, St. Christoph, Stuben, Warth & Schröcken

L (1 Nov - 6 Dec, 18 - 30 Apr), M (7 - 20 Dec & 4 Apr - 17 Apr) & H (21 Dec - 3 April). Children born from 2012 - £9 all season. Senior Active Lift Pass available locally for guests born 1945 or earlier.

 

Equipment (6 days) Description Red Black
Adult Skis £140 £191 -
Ski Boots £68 - -
Snowboard&Boots £206 - -
Youth (13-16yrs) Skis&Boots £123 - -
Snowboard&Boots £151 - -
Child (6-12yrs)** Skis/Boots* £68 - -
Snowboard &Boots £141 - -
Helmet £30 - -

Children 3-5yrs incl. get FREE boots included with ski hire.

**Child snowboard & boots = 6-12yrs (max. length 135cm). Please see here for a description of hire categories.

Tuition Days Times Adult Child (4*-14yrs)
& Senior 65+
Ski 3 9.30am-11.30am
& 1.30pm-3.30pm
£195 £175
Snowboard £195 £175
Ski 6 9.30am-11.30am
& 1.30pm-3.30pm
£284 £262
Snowboard £284 £262

Ski school is closed on Saturdays, Christmas Day & New Year’s Day. 

*Child snowboard lessons from 8 years

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.

Useful Information

Resort Code: ATLE

Languages spoken: German/English

Time difference: GMT+1

Currency: EUR

Travel and Transportation

Flights depart Saturday

To Innsbruck

From Gatwick
Manchester
Stansted
Heathrow
Bristol
Edinburgh
Birmingham

Transfer 1¾ hrs by coach

Flights depart Saturday

Flight supplements may apply.
Private transfers and Self drive are available.

 

 

Car hire available: No

Evening resort bus service: No

Local bus services:

Parking available: No

Resort Ski bus available: No

Good to know

  • Tremendous, picturesque and snow-sure skiing in three top resorts
  • High altitude skiing & guaranteed snow
  • One of Arlberg’s most prestigious resorts
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