Car free into the
Cradle of Alpine Skiing

Oberlech am Arlberg -
the most luxurious spot in the Arlberg Ski Resort.

Comfort of a "Grand Hotel" in our "Petit Hotel": a small, family-run 4-star-hotel with just 20 rooms, relaxed atmosphere, fantastic mountain vistas, a location directly at the slopes, surrounded just by forest and snow, and far away from the hustle and bustle -- these are the things that make the Burgwald a unique gem.

Real Ski-Out and Ski-In: your winter experience begins and ends right in front of our door. Just put on your skis, board, boots or any other gear of choice and enjoy total Arlberg bliss right there and then. After your day out, take the last swing right into our in-house ski depot.
Ski Out & Ski In • 305km manicured slopes • 88 lifts and cable cars • Austria's largest skiing area • ski schools and private guides available
On- and Off-Piste-boarding • fun-park • snowboard-school and private instructors available
Back Country
200 km alpine freeriding runs in all levels of difficulty • touring eldorado • Austria's only heli skiing area • group classes and private groups
Relaxing, Wellness & Yoga
Fantastic wellness facilities in-house • massages • yoga classes and private activities
Family, Non-Skiers & more
free "Kinderland" child care for kids from 2 years up • kid's ski school • winter hiking • cross-country skiing
The Arlberg is Austria's larges t skiing area and among the top 5 largest resorts worldwide. Starting from Oberlech - the Burgwald's is pretty much exactly in the middle - you can easily reach spots as far away as 40km on skis, e.g. Schröcken/Hochtannberg, St. Anton and the Albona/Sonnenkopf resorts - all of this is included in your Arlberg Card, which can be purchased right with us in-house.
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Culinary delights

In the mornings, expect an extensive food choice at our exquisite breakfast buffet, including fresh juices, special pastries, muesli and fruit variations, smoked salmon with sparkling wine.

Dinner menu compositions in four to five courses accompanied by special Austrian wines tempt you to feast in the evening. Afterwards meet up in the traditional parlour panelled in native pine wood, and in the comfortable, trendy hotel hall for cosy get - togethers.

Location, Location, Location

The Burgwald Hotel is situated in the heart of the wonderful Arlberg mountain world, our Best of The Alps-certified skiing resort. Ski-In and Ski-Out is right outside of our door - car free, pollution-free, and noise-free!

Stay, Enjoy, Relax!

A Delightful Holiday Home on the Slopes

20 individually furnished rooms and apartments • many with balcony, all with fantastic 360° vistas

Ski-Out/Ski-In with 360° panorama

Winter Garden with 360° vistas • large, quiet terrace just for guests • breakfast buffet, afternoon cake & dinner menu included

Our Vital Mine In-House Spa

finnish kelo sauna • turkish steam bath • massage service in house • rock grotto • Kneipp fountain • Alpha bed • solarium • and lots more

Location and Arrival

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Your comfortable arrival to Oberlech
Arrive By Car
The Burgwald Hotel is situated beautifully within the car-free Arlberg mountain world, at 1,750m above sea level. In the winter, you drive up the the bottom station of the Lech-Oberlech cable car, where your bags are taken care of and transported directly to your room. We deposit a ticket for the cable car as well as the underground car park just next door. After you have parked your car, enjoy a relaxing 5-minute cable car ride right into paradise - the Burgwald is only a five-minute walk from the top station.

Adresse for GPS:
Bottom Station - Bergbahn Lech-Oberlech
Dorf 201
6764 Lech
Arrive By Train
The closest train stations are Langen am Arlberg and St. Anton am Arlberg; both are perfectly connected to the Vienna-Zurich rail line. Lech is easily reached from both train stations by coach or taxi in 20-30 minutes. We love to take care of a transfer arrangement for you!
Arrive By Airplane
The closest airports are: Innsbruck (1:25h), Altenrhein (1:10h), Friedrichshafen(1:30h), Zürich(2h), München (3h). All are connected well to Europe and internationally. We love to take care of transfer to Lech for you, either by coach or private taxi transfer.
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