If you're looking for a winter wonderland that oozes charm, look no further than Lech. This traditional village of 1,600 inhabitants is home to chic boutiques, art galleries, and stylish hotels. Plus, it has the highest density of award-winning restaurants in the world, including the must-visit Rote Wand Chef’s Table. And of course, there's the renowned White Ring ski circuit, which links Lech, Zürs, Zug, and Oberlech. With two modern new cable cars, the slopes are more accessible than ever this season.
For a luxurious stay, book a room at the five-star, family-run Hotel Almhof Schneider. This Alpine escape boasts an impressive art collection, serene spa, and a 25,000-bottle wine cellar. Or, for a boutique experience, check into Hotel Kristiania, established by Olympic skier Othmar Schneider and still run by his family.
As part of the Arlberg, Austria’s largest inter-linked ski area, Lech offers 87 lifts and cable cars, 290 kilometres of marked slopes, and 195-plus kilometres of backcountry runs. Plus, one-day lift tickets start at just €53. So what are you waiting for? Get ready to experience the winter magic of Lech!