Altitude: 1377 Meters

Sölden-Hochsölden in short

  • Guaranteed snow
  • Loads of international events held here
  • Superb après-ski and nightlife

Sölden is one of the liveliest and most popular ski resorts in the Austrian Alps. The ski resorts hosts international ski competitions as well as plenty of cultural activities such as concerts and other events, and Sölden always has a pleasantly bustling atmosphere. In terms of après-ski Sölden definitely keeps up the pace, with a wide selection of bars on and off the slopes that start the party going in the early afternoon and keep partying well into the night!

Sölden's ski area, Sölden-Hochsölden-Vent, is large and versatile. Facilities are excellent in both Sölden and Hochsölden, as you would expect in one of Austria's most popular ski areas. The ski area has more than 150km of slopes in total and thanks to the Tiefenbach and Rettenbach glaciers, skiing is possible in Sölden-Hochsölden-Vent from early in the season til late in the spring. Those who wish to enjoy the beautiful ski slopes in this ski area but prefer to avoid the hustle and bustle can stay at the higher hotel village of Hochsölden (2090m). The ski slopes at Hochsölden are simpler and are therefore mainly suitable for beginners and families with young children. Off the slopes, Sölden offers plenty of other activities such as swimming, wellness areas, fitness centres, bowling and cinemas. If you prefer to relax after a day of skiing, you're best off staying in quieter villages like Längenfeld and Vent.

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 Apres-ski & entertainment Sölden-Hochsölden

Restaurants 59 Theatre -
Bars & cafes 22 Casino -
Nightclubs & discos 7 Concert hall -
Cinema -  

 Ski school and ski lessons Sölden-Hochsölden

No. of ski schools 7Private ski lessons € 60
No. of ski instructors - Ski lessons5 Days, 20 Hours, € 219
Area for beginnersSnowboarding lessons5 Days, 20 Hours, € 219
Ski lessons in Cross-country skiing1 Days, 4 Hours, € 60

 Book ski schools in Sölden-Hochsölden online

Kids-Ski-Lessons 9 Offers available
Adults-Ski-Lessons 11 Offers available
Snowboarding-Lessons 11 Offers available
Off-Piste-Skiing 2 Offers available
Ski-Touring 3 Offers available
Ice-Climbing 2 Offers available
Other-Activities 1 Offers available
Heli-Skiing 1 Offers available

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 Facilities Sölden-Hochsölden

No. of hotels 100 Supermarkets 5
Total no. of hotel beds 4449 Banks
Total no. of beds 8449

 Tourist information for Sölden-Hochsölden

Name
Ötztal Tourismus
Email
Telephone
0043 - 057200 - 200
Website

 Distances from Sölden-Hochsölden

Railway station
Ötztal Bahnhof approx. 50 km by bus
Airport:
Innsbruck approx. 87 km by bus
From the motorway:approx. 40 km 40 minuten by car

 Sölden-Hochsölden for families and children

Childcare Magic carpet
Playground Ski lift for children
Merry-go-round

  Leisure & sports activities Sölden-Hochsölden

Public saunaFootpaths 50 km
Fitness centreTorchlight descent -
Public solarium Indoor ice rink -
Massage Outdoor ice rink
Spa & wellness Curling -
Indoor swimming pool Snow rafting
Hot air ballooning - Dog sledding -
Paragliding Snowmobile tours -
Indoor tennis court Toboggan run
Squash court

Ski blog about Sölden-Hochsölden

1 November 2019 by Danielle in 'Destinations''

Snow cover is one of the most important aspects of a ski holiday. There's nothing worse than arriving at your skiing destination after a long summer and finding the hills still green and covered in flowers! It's a little hard to ski without snow, and since we've all experienced this horrorshow at least once in our lives, we've learned to scope out ski resorts with guaranteed snow at the moment of booking our holidays. If you're planning on going skiing in Austria this year, here are 10 Austrian ... More ›

1 September 2019 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

The highest-altitude ski areas are starting to open for ski season soon! Below is a list of ski areas that are projected to open in September and October. Please note the dates have been provided by the ski areas but are subject to change depending on snow cover.... More ›

30 August 2019 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

Nothing beats a ski holiday with a group of your closest friends! No matter if half the group wants to tackle black pistes and the other half is still on nursery slopes, you can be sure everyone will get a chance to bond at the après-ski. Loads of ski resorts make it easy to book group packages that include accommodation, ski pass and even rental equipment. All that's left is to narrow down the top ski areas for a group holiday with friends!... More ›
(Photo: © Miranda Muller)

5 October 2018 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

Sölden kicked off the 2018/19 ski season yesterday with a fresh dump of powder. In fact, ski resorts across the Alps from France to Austria received snow this week, for what is shaping up to be a stellar 2018/19 ski season. Skiing is now possible from 8am-4pm at several of Sölden's higher lifts and slopes, with more ski resorts expected to open in the coming weeks. Stay tuned for updates on ski resort openings! ... More ›

13 July 2018 by Danielle in 'Ski areas''

It’s Bond, James Bond! After much anticipation, the long-awaited 007 Elements exhibition at the summit of the Gaislachkogl in Sölden has finally opened its doors. At 3048m above sea level, visitors can immerse themselves in the world of 007 and go behind-the-scenes to discover the filming locations at Sölden. While the focus is on Spectre, the latest Bond flick, which was filmed at Sölden, the unique cinematic installation will also pay tribute to many of the other films in the wildly ... More ›

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Sölden-Hochsölden-Vent

Sölden-Hochsölden-Vent
Total slopes 155 (km)
Blue slopes 74 km
Red slopes 54 km
Black slopes 27 km
Off-piste 0 km
Lifts (33 )
Drag lifts 10
Chair lifts 16
Gondola lifts 7
Train 1
371 cm
15 cm
hoogten