Lech am Arlberg, Austria - for snow, skiing and style, Lech has few equals in Austria or beyond
Lech am Arlberg, Austria lies the middle of the snowiest region of the Alps with Zurs am Arlberg on one side and Warth on the other - the highest and second highest snowfall accumulation ski holiday resorts in the Alps. It is little wonder then that Lech gets drowned in snow each winter. The skiing is outstanding and the ski holiday village immaculate and stylish. On top of all that Lech-Zurs are the only ski holiday resorts in Austria offering heli-skiing - heli-ski flights leave from the Lech ski area as well as just outside the resort of Zurs am Arlberg.
Lift linked to the neighbouring ski resort of Zurs, Lech am Arlberg, Austria sits high up in the dramatic mountains of the Arlberg, with a legendary snow record and some of the best ski terrain to be found in Austria. Lech shares a good sized ski area with Zurs and the skiing caters well for all abilities up to the advanced skier who can enjoy the superb off-piste in the famed Arlberg snow. Lech Austria is also part of the Arlberg ski region, the best in Austria and possibly the best in the Alps. Lech is noted for its visitor luxuries including a highly impressive lift infrastructure, resort amenities and famous hotels - this resort welcomes royalty and celebrities.
The accommodation in Lech, Austria is geared toward high end hotels and the standard across the board is generally extremely high. In a similar fashion to Zurs, the après ski tends to favour furs coats, fine wine and terrace heaters.