Part of the Arlberg region, this ski resort – which runs from St Anton in Tyrol all the way to Warth – is one of Austria’s most popular, earning itself a 5 star rating on popular online information sites.
The resort is the host of over 300km of slopes and 200km of ski routes for the skiers and snowboarders out there. 85 lifts transport guests to and from various areas around the resort, meaning the journey up to the slopes and villages is a lot less daunting. St Anton is popular among young partygoers, while Lech has a calmer atmosphere, suited to families and less experienced skiers. St Anton resort is open from early December until late April – the perfect time to book your winter getaway. Day ticket prices have reasonable prices when considering how much you’re guaranteed to get out of it.
There are numerous hotels situated within this resort, including hotel Maiensee and Arlberghöhe, right on the slopes’ doorstep, as well as Arlberg Hospiz Hotel and Hotel Schwarzer Adler, located within 200m of the resort. Almost all of these hotels offer both luxury and necessity, with lovely rooms, unique and enjoyable food, spa treatments and activities and classes such as yoga – something for everyone, whether you’re travelling alone or with the whole family.
Katschberg ski resort is located in Carinthia, the Lungau region. There are 70km of slopes to endure for both skiers and snowboarders, located between the elevations of 1,066m and 2,220m. 16 modern ski lifts allow for easy transportation while cosy ski huts and typical Austrian food awaits you at the top. With 10km of ‘easy slopes’, 50km of ‘intermediate’ slopes and 10km of ‘difficult’ slopes available at the Katschberg resort, it is a suitable destination for beginners and experienced skiers alike. Katschberg resort is open from late November until mid April.
Nearby hotels include the Landal Katschberg and Das Alpenhaus Katschberg, situated within 100m of the slopes, guaranteeing an easy and tranquil voyage. But if you desire a more quiet stay, away from the chaos of the slopes, the JUFA Lungau sits 6km away. With an included restaurant and bar, the JUFA Lungau is the perfect hotel for a family stay. Enjoy a refreshing, seasonal drink in the lounge area while the kids go wild at the close-by play park or in the pool table area.