A winter wonderland for discerning travellers, in Lech am Arlberg you may find yourself sharing the slopes with celebrities and European royalty. Despite its heady reputation Lech is still charming. You'll find a comfortable atmosphere to enjoy both the snow sports on the Tyrolean Alps and a welcoming après ski tradition.
An exclusive ski resort set in the Austrian Alps, bursting with luxury and charm
Things to do
Lech offers a variety of both on- and off-piste skiing right from the village. And with many slopes high above the tree line, there are stunning Alpine views. With a reputable ski school, well-groomed slopes, guaranteed snow and plenty of mechanical lifts in the area, this small but bustling luxury resort is the perfect ski destination. Lech also has an air-conditioned ice rink and tobogganing, snowboarding and paragliding is on offer.
Exclusive yet welcoming, Lech's ample après ski offering is irresistibly lively. Head from the slopes to one of the resort bars for a cocktail and friendly conversation before enjoying some gourmet cuisine. It's easy to make your way to neighbouring resorts Zürs or Oberlech for further food, drink and relaxation as well.
FOOD & DRINK
After a day on the slopes you’ll be spoiled for choice in Lech's restaurants. Home to numerous gastronomic restaurants, you can indulge in a variety of international cuisines. Warm up after a frosty day skiing with traditional fondue in a chalet-style eatery. Or indulge in a Michelin starred meal, before returning to the cosy luxury of your hotel.
Time your visit to coincide with one of Lech’s festivals. From folk music to dance, they showcase the area’s artistic side superbly.
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