Welcome to Warth am Arlberg
Warth is a beautiful village next to Lech in the heart of the Arlberg ski region.This village holds the record for the snowiest resort in the Alps, receiving an impressive 11m of snow a year! All of our ski property for sale in Warth, boasts incredible views and direct access to the entire Arlberg ski region.
Because finding ski property for sale in Warth is so rare, prices are high. The resort is however fabulous value compared to Lech which is just 8 mins away! Properties in Warth are roughly half the price compared to Lech.
What We Love About Warth am Arlberg
Positioned in the north of the Arlberg, the quaint village of Warth-am-Arlberg is one of the three main ski areas in Bregenzwald. It holds the record for the snowiest resort in the Alps, receiving an impressive 11m of snow a year.
Whilst ski lovers carve on the fantastic slopes, the freeriders love the area for its impressive quality and quantity of snow. Warth has become increasingly popular since the Auenfeldjet link connected Warth-Schröcken with Lech. From there the ski enjoyment continues to Stuben, St. Christoph and St. Anton. This allows for an amazing 302km of skiing across the entire Arlberg region. Warth is so snow-sure that it is cut off from Lech in the winter months. This creates a private skiing paradise . You can ski over to Lech throughout the season and enjoy plenty of cosy bars along the way. The road that connects Lech and Warth will be open during wintertime unless there is an avalanche risk. Warth is just a 10 minute drive from Lech in the summer. Therefore, our ski property for sale in Warth benefits from both resorts’ summer activities. With the cable cars running year round, you can explore the region until your heart is content.
Warth is 1hr 45 mins drive from Innsbruck Airport in the summertime and 2hrs 20 mins during the winter months. It is also only 2hrs 20 mins from Zurich Airport which has a great selection of year round flights.
Warth-Schröcken is is part of the Arlberg ski region and is one of the most snow-safe ski resorts in Europe. Sat at an impressive 1,500m – 2,000m it has an average snow fall of 11m each winter. Therefore, our ski property for sale in Warth benefits from the best of Austria’s winter climate.
The Warth-Schröcken ski area has direct access to 302km of perfectly groomed slopes in the Arlberg. These are well suited for beginners with plenty of gentle blue runs. The excellent local ski school offers group or private lessons for adults and children. It is also superb for advanced skiers with a smattering of challenging blacks and off-piste itineraries. It also offers a couple of terrain parks. Due to its large snowfall, Warth-Schrocken is known as the freeride hotspot with over 200km of off piste routes to explore.
If this isn’t enough, a €45 million investment has been made to connect the entire Arlberg ski region by new lifts. With a total of 94 lifts and 302km of pistes, there is plenty for all the family to enjoy in St. Anton, St. Christoph, Stuben, Zürs, Lech, Oberlech, Schröcken and Warth.
In addition to classic skiing, there are a number of fun alternative extras in buying ski property in Warth. This includes the Funslope Steffisalp, a BMW Ski Movie Route, the Speedcheck and an exciting race against friends on the Parallel Giant Slalom race track. For extra thrill seekers, you can even go heli-skiing from the resort.
During summertime Warth-Schröcken is an ideal starting point for hikes and mountain tours of all kinds. Sat at 1,500m, you are spoilt for choice when it comes to exploring this Alpine paradise. With the lifts open throughout the season, your journeys to the peaks could not be easier.
For walkers, the 65km long Lech Hiking Trail starts right at your door. It has more than 350km of well-maintained hiking paths leading through the entire region. With the addition of the hiking bus, you can reach even further towards Lech, Zürs and beyond.
This natural valley is also home to one of the few remaining ‘wild water‘ rivers in Austria. For thousands of years, the crystal waters of the river Lech have carved through the valley, creating this unique and scenic environment which is home to several endangered species. Be sure not to miss the beautiful vistas of the mountain lakes ‘Kalbelesee’ or ‘Körbersee’, during your hikes too!
The 9 hole golf course in Lech is the highest in the Alpine region and was designed so that players have to play over the Lech river several times. Our ski property for sale in Warth therefore benefits from a wide range of outdoor pursuits. From fishing to mountain biking to golf, hiking, tennis and rafting there is enough to spark anyone’s interest. For the more adventurous, canyoning and expeditions to the Silver Caves are also available.