Best Ski Resorts in Austria – Articles

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If you’re wondering where to head for your next ski holiday, Austria has a lot to offer. Whether you’re looking for a picturesque setting or a lively atmosphere, Austrian resorts have something for everyone. We’ve put together a list of articles from the most reliable independent publishers, all covering the best ski resorts in Austria, to help you pick the best resort for you!

The Best Ski Resorts in Austria – The Telegraph

Want to know the best resorts for beginners, intermediates and expert skiers? The Telegraph have got you covered! They also cover the best resorts for: reliability, charm and romance, partying, families, terrain parks, value for money and for weekends away.

Resorts featured: Alpbach, Saalbach, St Anton, Sölden, Kitzbühel, Ischgl, Obergurgl, Mayrhofen, Söll, Innsbruck

Topics covered: Where to stay, alternative resorts, lifts and passes, pistes, slopes and some fun facts!

Read the full article by The Telegraph here.

 

Top 10 Austrian Village Ski Resorts – The Guardian

For those of you unsure about which ski resort would suit your requirements, The Guardian cover 10 Austrian ski resorts under different categories. They list the best resorts for: beginners, mixed-age families, silver skiers, groups, lovers, experienced skiers, party-goers, young families, glam and non skiers. Lech, for example, is an expert skier’s paradise with plenty of black runs to wet your appetite!

Resorts covered: Westendorf, Filzmoos, Oberau, St Anton, Alpbach, Galtur, Mayrhofen, Ellmau, Lech and Igls.

Topics covered: Where to stay, atmosphere, shops, food, nightlife, runs, kindergardens and nearby places to go.

Find out more by reading the full Guardian Article here.

 

The 10 Best Ski Resorts in Austria – Snow Magazine

Snow magazine tells us how Austria’s diverse terrain caters for a wide range of skiers, from beginners to experts. Alpbach, for example, has been named one of the best resorts for family ski holidays. Snow Magazine describe Austria as “the land of cute alpine villages, gently wooded slopes and friendly hosts”; so, if that’s your thing, read on!

Resorts covered: Soll, Kitzbuhel, Mayorhofen, St Anton, Saalbach, Kühtai, Alpbach, Ischgl, Lech and Ellmau.

Topics covered: ski ability, family skiing, cost, lift systems, après-ski, pistes and scenery.

Read more from Snow Magazine here.

 

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Austria Ski Resorts – On the Snow

On the Snow describe Austria as “Chocolate-box villages, tree-lined slopes & legendary après-ski”. This article compares an extensive list of some of Austria’s most popular resorts by: terrain, mountain stats, lifts and user ratings.

Resorts covered: St. Anton, Ischgl, Mayrhofen, Kitzbuehel, Obergurgl-Hochgurgl, Solden, Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang, Lech Zuers, Obertauren, Schladming and more.

Topics covered: terrain, ski level, runs, snow making, lift types and user ratings for night life, family friendly, all-mountain terrain and terrain park.

Read the whole article by On The Snow here.

 

Five of Austria’s Best Ski Resorts – The Local

The Local tells us how Austria can offer better value for money than the French and Swiss Alps. They list their top 5 resorts and why.

Resorts covered: Kitzbühel, St Anton, Saalbach, Sölden and Ischgl.

Topics covered: Atmosphere, après-ski, accommodation, restaurants, pistes, transport, snow fall and ski levels.

Give the full blog by The Local a read here.

 

Take to the Slopes in Austria at the Best Ski Resort You’ve Never Heard Of – The Mirror

The Mirror talks solely about why we should all visit the “picture-postcard resort of Kuhtai”. With a mountain pass 200m above sea level and breath-taking panoramic views, it’s hard to argue otherwise!

Resorts covered: Kuhtai

Topics covered: scenery, altitude, slopes, atmosphere, facilities, accommodation, ski ability and activities.

Check out the full article here.

 

Top 5 late season ski resorts in Austria – Weather to Ski

Austria may not be the obvious choice to visit late season, but Weather to Ski reveal 5 resorts which are up there with the best!

Resorts featured: Obergurgl, Ischgl, Sölden, Mayrhofen/Hintertux and Lech/Zürs

Topics covered: resort height, slopes, pistes, closing dates, snow fall and runs.

You can read the full Weather to Ski article here.

 

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