Skiing in Ötztal

Are you an enthusiastic skier? Do you like to ski on endless slopes with plenty of snow from fall to spring? Well, welcome to Ötztal. We’ve got several outstanding ski areas with fantastic snow guaranteed. Take your pick between Hochoetz-Kühtai, Sölden or Obergurgl.

The three ski areas in Ötztal

Hochötz-Kühtai ski area

The Hochötz-Kühtai ski resort is the ski area closest to our hotel in Sautens. It has 80 kilometers (50 miles) of slopes and 24 lifts and is ideal for families and kids. Our guests can use a free shuttle bus to the ski area, which runs several times per day. The bus will take you directly to the base station of the Acherkoglbahn cable car in Ötz, which is only a few minutes away. A nice hot bowl of skiers’ soup will be waiting for you at our hotel once you hop off the bus again on your way home.

Click here for ski pass prices and details on the Hochötz-Kühtai ski resort.

[Translate to EN:] Pistenplan Skigebiet Sölden im Ötztal

Sölden ski area

Most skiers have heard of the famous Sölden ski resort. Rightly so. With its 145 kilometers (90 miles) of perfectly prepared slopes and 33 modern lifts it is one of the best ski resorts in Europe. Après-ski is big there as well. You should at least once tour the Sölden bars during your ski holiday in Ötztal. A free ski bus will take you from Sautens to Sölden in about 30 minutes.

Click here for details on the Sölden ski resort.

[Translate to EN:] Pistenplan Skigebiet Obergurgl Hochgurgl

Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area

The Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area at the end of the Ötztal Valley is also called the ‘diamond of the Alps’. 110 kilometers (nearly 70 miles) of slopes and 24 lifts do justice to this name. The resort is located at a very high altitude and has perfect snow conditions all through spring.

Click here for details on the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski resort.

Free ski bus to the ski areas in Ötztal

Use the free ski bus in Ötztal to enjoy unlimited skiing.The 'Ski Express' ski bus will take you directly from our hotel to the Acherkoglbahn base station in Ötz and back.Another ski bus will take you from there to the Obergurgl and Sölden ski areas

The Ötztal Super-Skipass

May we introduce: The Ötztal Super-Skipass. The concentrated power of winter in one card! The Ötztal Super-Skipass is valid in the all ski areas in the Ötztl Valley. Secure your benefits for your next stay in the Ötztal. Further detailed information you will find here


Ski lessons for children and adults

No master has yet fallen from the sky and every beginning is often difficult.To make it easier for you, however, we recommend our partner ski school A.GE - Gebi Auer. Sympatic ski instructors teach you or your children to ski in a playful and simple way.They will also be happy to advise you on choosing the right equipment and also offer the opportunity to rent it for the period of your skiing holiday in the Ötztal.

[Translate to EN:] Skischule & Skiverleih AGE
[Translate to EN:] Skikurs im Ötztal

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