St. Anton am Arlberg in Winter

St. Anton am Arlberg “Cradle of Alpine skiing” is a snowy paradise of the highest calibre

A modern holiday resort that has retained its traditional appeal. Hospitality and Tyrolean customs are as much a trademark of the village as its international, cosmopolitan character. And not only does it offer a colossal backdrop of peaks and popular (skiing) mountains, it also has all the comforts you would expect from an international holiday resort.
Those who travel to St Anton am Arlberg holiday region in the winter enter a snow paradise which has enjoyed a world-wide reputation since hosting the Alpine Ski World Championships in 2001.
High holiday standards, a superlative winter sports area, excellent hospitality, a Ferris wheel style cable car, special weeks such as the “Ladies First” feel-good weeks, the finest gourmet food, the new multi-functional sports centre arl.rock and numerous events promise an unforgettable winter holiday during 2018/2019. With 60 to 80 sunny days throughout the winter season and guaranteed snow until at least the end of April St Anton am Arlberg offers the very best prerequisites for a de luxe winter holiday for at least half a year

SCHINDLERGRAT BAHN NEW !!!

After 40 successful years of operation, the 3-seater chairlift was removed from the Arlenmähdern on the Schindlergrat (Schindlergratbahn) after the end of the last winter season. A state-of-the-art monocable gondola lift with 68 gondolas, each accommodating up to ten people, will replace the previous facility from the winter season 19/20.
The new railway takes its exit about 30 m south of the previous valley station. This shift creates a comfortable connection to the existing ski slopes for the guest.
Completely new and extremely attractive options, the new train also offers on the mountain: With basically the same route as before, was built at the place where the mountain station of the 3-seater chairlift, an intermediate exit point. This allows guests to leave the cable car at this point and use the range of departures from here.
If you do not want to get off at the intermediate station but want to continue, then you continue for about 420 m in a diagonal direction northeast to the new mountain station location. This is located near the exit point of the Valluga ski lift and offers an extremely attractive entry to the ski area. From there you can now ski directly on either the ski runs Schindlergrat and Mattun or Valfagehr.
With the new train, which has a production capacity of 2,800 passengers per hour, the company is setting another milestone and guarantees limitless skiing enjoyment in the area of ​​Valluga

Ski Area

Arlberg has always been famous for its beauty, reliable snow extending right down to the villages and the excellent condition of its slopes. A total of 88 of state-of-the-art cable cars and lifts offer the highest standard of safety and comfort. Another pioneering feature is the ARLBERG-CARD, a reusable high-tech ski pass which automatically opens the ski-lift entrances.
305 kilometres of marked ski runs, superbly prepared slopes for all ability levels, and 200 km of off-piste and challenging steep slopes and deep-snow ski runs, snowboard fun parks, carving areas, permanent racing circuits and numerous cosy meeting places ensure variety and enjoyment.

stanton park

The stanton park is the Freestyle Mecca on the Arlberg. We offer you lots of rails, boxes and kickers that are tempting you to shred and jump. Two ski lifts guarantee a quick access to the stanton park. The park itself will provide you with many different obstacles that are suitable for both beginners and pros. You won’t lose unnecessary time during your snack breaks, because the park is located right at the Rendl-terrace with bars and restaurants. In addition to all the shred-fun in the park, you can enjoy endless powder runs in the backcountry.

Ski Arlberg’s Awards

Ski Arlberg ski resort has won several awards since it was founded. 5 star, mega-skiing region and world class are just a selection of attributes with which we have been honoured.
We wish to thank all testers, portals and of course especially our winter sport enthusiasts for this. We will continue to do everything in our power to make your winter holiday a first class skiing experience.

Skiresort.de 2017
And again the testers of Skiresort.de thank us with another 5-star-award at their annual test of skiing areas.

In 12 of 18 categories we reached the maximum of stars possible. We say “Thank you!” and promise to give our best again next year.