3. Apr. 2019

Tanzcafé Arlberg 2019 – also at the Burg Hotel Oberlech

From 1 to 18 April 2019, the legendary Tanzcafé Arlberg Music Festival is taking place in and around Lech am Arlberg, with dancing, singing and lots of fun – and it’s also at the BURG in Oberlech.

The winter countdown on the Arlberg has begun. Spring is knocking at the door, and dance fever has broken out in Lech Zürs: the Tanzcafé Arlberg Music Festival 2019 has begun! There will be days of partying with jazz, swing, boogie-woogie and rock’n roll. Our highlight? On Friday, 12 April, the Gerd Schuller Trio featuring Rachelle Jeanty will be appearing at the Burg Hotel Oberlech and providing the appropriate atmosphere.

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Categories: Events

Tags: Music, Tanzcafé, winter

19. Feb. 2019

Meet Giant Slalom World Champion Henrik Kristoffersen at the Burg Hotel in Oberlech!

Win an evening meal with the Norwegian ski racer Henrik Kristoffersen at the Burg Hotel Oberlech am Arlberg.

He has already participated in several Winter Olympics and countless world championships. His skills have been recognised with silver, gold and bronze medals. Slalom and Giant Slalom are two of his best disciplines. We're talking about Henrik Kristoffersen.

And together with the glove manufacturer Reusch, we are offering you the chance to spend some time with the successful winter sportsman here at the BURG. Meet the man himself, ask him some questions, receive some individual tips – and enjoy our culinary highlights at the same time.

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Categories: Burg News

Tags: Skiing, sport, winter

24. Sep. 2018

Skyspace Lech

The walk-in work of art by James Turrell on the Arlberg

A plain room, an elliptical opening, a largely underground walk-in work of art. Right in the middle of Lech, just a few minutes from the BURG, is the Vorarlberg's latest attraction. And for it, we owe a debt of thanks to none other than the internationally renowned American artist James Turrell. He has created a very special spot here, at 1780 metres above sea level. The idea behind it? "Seeing yourself seeing."

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Categories: Art, culture

Tags: Kriegeralpe, Arts, Summer, winter

17. Apr. 2018

Award "best skiing region in the world"

Now we can admit it: we can't help being a little bit proud.

This year, a season is drawing to a close that began with a very special award for the Arlberg: right on time for the start of the 2017/2018 winter season, named the ten best skiing regions in the world. The crème de la crème of winter sports were chosen from over 250 ski resorts, closely inspected and tested in ten categories. The result: with a score of 90 out of a possible 100 points, Ski Arlberg won the title ahead of Zermatt and Serfaus Fiss Ladis.

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Categories: Burg News

Tags: Awards, ski area, winter

4. Sep. 2017

What you can expect in winter 2017/2018 in Lech am Arlberg

The call of the "wihte gold" - it can already be heard...

The late summer just started and winter is already luring with its call for a white splendour – a preview.

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Categories: Burg News

Tags: winter

30. Mar. 2017

New ski resort connection replaces 120 ski bus rides

Lech-Oberlech cable railway

We in Lech-Zürs not only have the largest contiguous ski resort in Austria – we are also looking back to a record winter. It is at least record-breaking when we can count already 75 good weather days during the first 100 days of the season.

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11. Feb. 2017

Run Of Fame - On The Trail Of The Ski Stars

With the new “Run of Fame” – 65 kilometre skiing route and 18’000 metres in altitude – the myth of Arlberg will be further told. Klaus Huber, Manager of Ski Arlberg Pool West and initiator of the “Run of Fame” talks about the pioneers of Alpine skiing and their legacy.

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Categories: Events, Burg News, Sports

Tags: Skiing, sport, winter

18. Dec. 2015

Making of: „How the Burg dreams come true“

Frank and Maria enjoy their dream holiday on the Arlberg

Over the course of a year, a film and photo team of 10 people have been making a film and taking new series of photos for our hotel. The images show how Frank and Maria enjoy their dream holiday on the Arlberg. And the experiences of the film crew show how the Burg dreams came true for them too.

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Categories: Burg News

Tags: Summer, winter

11. Dec. 2015

Advent in Lech – There’s nowhere better to wait

Advent in Lech means ‘come up and slow down’, enjoy the peace and quiet of the snow – with the first turns on the piste, with mulled wine, cinnamon stars and music – and with cosy hours in the spa after some long walks.

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Categories: Events, Burg News

Tags: Arts, winter

3. Nov. 2015

Ski instructors calendar 2016

Austrian top photographer sets new standards

The good times are over. Year one after the great success of the double-sided instructors calendar, it's all about the female ski instructors. And that will be especially enjoyed by the men. The famous Playboy and young photographer Irene Schaur is causing a stir for the year 2016 with a very special calendar.

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