5 reasons to go on a ski holiday in Sölden
HIGHLIGHTS OF ONE OF THE BEST SKI AREAS IN AUSTRIA
Not long now till the breathtaking Ötztal Alps high above Sölden turn into a winter paradise for skiers, snowboarders and winter sports enthusiasts from all over the world. As our name implies, our 5-star hotel DAS CENTRAL offers the perfect place to stay for an unforgettable ski holiday in Tyrol – situated in the centre of Sölden, in a quiet location. The free ski shuttle service to the Giggijoch & Gaislachkogl lifts ensures a smooth start to the day’s skiing.
Sölden is a world-famous resort for skiers and snowboarders, not only because it is one of the first to open in winter. The region also hosts several international events, offers a modern infrastructure, and continues to excite visitors with new projects such as the 007 ELEMENTS James Bond cinematic installation, the unique ice Q gourmet restaurant on the Gaislachkogl summit and the new Ötztal Superskipass.
In today’s blog, we present the TOP 5 highlights that await you on your ski holiday in Sölden.
No.1: Unlimited skiing adventure
THE NEW ÖTZTAL SUPERSKIPASS
1 ski pass = 6 ski resorts!
As of 15 November 2018, the ski areas Sölden, Obergurgl-Hochgurgl, Hochoetz-Kühtai, Niederthai, Gries and Vent are joining up! The new Ötztal Superskipass promises skiing fun:
Ötztal Superskipass - overview Ski area Sölden
- 356 kilometres of slopes
- 90 lifts
- With a ski pass for 3 days or more, you can use all ski areas without restrictions!
No.2: Modern infrastructure
STATE-OF-THE-ART CABLE CAR SERVICE
The two highest capacity feeder cable cars in the world
- Capacity: max. 4500 persons/h
- Cabins: 134
- Capacity: max. 3600 persons/h
- Cabins: 107
- Capacity: max. 1400 persons/h
- Cabins: 11
No.3: Events & highlights in Sölden
JAMES BOND 007 ELEMENTS, TOP DJ's & CO.
James Bond is calling
Right next to the ice Q, one of the coolest James Bond locations in the world awaits you. On 1,500 m² you can immerse yourself into the world of 007 with all your senses. State-of-the-art technology combined with puristic architecture make 007 ELEMENTS the “place-to-be” in Sölden. About 007 ELEMENTS
Electric Mountain Festival
The countdown has begun and music lovers are stoked. This winter season, Sölden will once again deliver an unforgettable party atmosphere with a perfect combination of world-famous DJs and winter sports at Giggijoch’s Funzone at 2,300 m above sea level. The line-up for the Electric Mountain Parties in Sölden includes names like Nervo, Robin Schulz, Quintino, Felix Jaehn and David Guetta.
More information on the EMF
- Dates & acts to be announced.
Entertainment & night-time piste
Night Ski Show
An action-packed Night Ski Show awaits you at the Gaislachkogl intermediate station, followed by impressive musical fireworks. An additional highlight is the 4 km night-time piste!
- every Wednesday evening between 26.12.2018 and 20.03.2019
Cultural highlight on the glacier
Glacier play Hannibal
After a year‘s break, the glacier play “Hannibal” is once again on the repertoire of the Rettenbach open-air amphitheatre in Sölden. It is a unique show, comparable to nothing else in the world.
Package & details
- Friday, 12.04.2019 I Start: 7.30 pm
Austria's best wine event
WEIN AM BERG 2019
At Wein am Berg, gourmet and wine lovers from all over the world come together in Sölden to indulge in three days of creative cuisine and the finest wines from the best vineyards in Austria and Piedmont. During the day, ski celebrities such as Günther Mader, Thomas Dreßen and Frank Wörndl will guide guests on a tour of the Sölden ski area, and in the evening award-winning chefs will pamper your palate with the finest gourmet dishes – complemented by exquisite wines.
Wein am Berg Website
- 25. -28.04.2019
- Austria meets Piedmont
- Winegrowers from Austria: Wine estate Paul Achs, Wine estate Hirtzberger, Wine estate Gesellmann,…
No.4: Culinary delights of the highest level
AWARD-WINNING CUISINE & SPECTACULAR MOUNTAIN PANORAMA
Architecture meets toque-awarded cuisine
Summit Dinner at ice Q
Fine dining in the James Bond location ice Q, at 3048 metres altitude! Enjoy exquisite Alpine cuisine and fine wines on the summit of the Gaislachkogl.
Summit Dinner - Infos & prices
- Every Wednesday from 26.12.2018-20.03.2019
Gourmet restaurant at the hotel Das Central
Alpine masterpieces at the Ötztaler Stube
Dining at the award-winning restaurant Ötztaler Stube in the 5-star hotel Das Central is a must for visitors on a ski holiday in Sölden. Savour Tyrolean grey cattle beef, fresh brown trout and other regional culinary delicacies in a traditional, pine-panelled ambience of this ca. 50-year-old gourmet haunt. The à la carte menu is a declaration of love for locally-sourced alpine produce – finesse and creativity deliver an explosion of taste. Discover Ötztaler Stube
Nr.5: Alpine . Luxury . Life at the 5* hotel
DAS CENTRAL IN THE HEART OF SÖLDEN
Individual rooms & suites
The hotel Das Central offers all the amenities to make your stay a memorable one. The finest interiors with designer fabrics and fine woods create a warm and cosy ambience. The stylish luxury epitomises great attention to detail. Discover the rooms & suites
Culinary delights from morning till night
From scrumptious breakfast to gourmet dinner – at Das Central, our award-winning cuisine attracts connoisseurs from near and far thanks to our kitchen’s culinary creativity, complemented by the finest wines. The hotel’s wine cellar has over 30,000 bottles from all over the world. Kulinarik & Wein-Erlebnis
Wellness à la Central
Experience ultimate relaxation in one of the best wellness hotels in Tyrol. Discover a planet of luxury in the 3-storey Venezia Water World with ten different saunas and steam baths, and oases of peace with Venetian flair. In the Beauty & Wellness Residence of the hotel, discerning guests will be pampered with soothing products from Vinoble Cosmetics, Alpienne and Ligne St. Barth. SPA & Beauty at Das Central