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Electric Mountain Festival Sölden
BLOG • 20.01.2023

Electric Mountain Festival 2023

Pulsating beats. Electric sounds. Dancing deluxe. Get goose-bumps when top-class international DJs and live acts set the Ötztal Alps alight.

Aussenansicht – Giggijoch Restaurants im Skigebiet Sölden
BLOG • 23.01.2023

Giggijoch restaurants

At the Giggijoch, the à la carte restaurant Wirtshaus and two self-service restaurants spoil you with everything a skier's culinary heart desires.

Prominente Skiguides bei Wein am Berg in Sölden
BLOG • 05.01.2023

20th edition of Wein am Berg

Our legendary gourmet festival ‘Wein am Berg’ has its 20th anniversary! Look forward to top vintners, top chefs and skiing with VIP ski guides – true to the motto "The Best of 20 Years"!

Aussichtplattform am Tiefenbachgletscher in Sölden
BLOG • 18.12.2022

Big3 Rally in Sölden

Conquer 3 three-thousand metre mountains: 10.000 metres altitude & 50 kilometres in one day!

Präsidentensuite Schlafzimmer – Luxushotel Das Central in Sölden
BLOG • 16.11.2022

Presidential suite with private SPA

Luxury holidays in the presidential suite: Quality and extravagance come to perfection in the 205 m² large presidential suite with private SPA.

Summit Dinner im Restaurant ice Q in Sölden
BLOG • 08.10.2022

Summit Dinner in the ice Q restaurant

It's a very special experience when one of the highest located gourmet restaurants around the world welcomes guests to the Summit Dinner at more than 3,000 m above sea level.

Martin Sperdin, Sommelier vom Hotel Das Central
BLOG • 05.10.2022

Interview with sommelier Martin Sperdin

With expertise, sensitivity and unwavering passion, the sommelier has shaped the wine culture in Das Central for over two decades.

Sonnenskilauf in Sölden am Gletscher
BLOG • 01.10.2022

1 ski pass = 6 Ötztal ski areas!

The Ötztal Super Skipass promises pure skiing adventure in in 6 Ötztal ski areas: 361 kilometres of slopes and 90 lifts!

Berg-Panorama im Falcon Restaurant in Sölden
BLOG • 30.09.2022

FALCON Restaurant

Both gastronomically and visually, the restaurants at the mid-station of the Gaislachkoglbahn shine in a new look. The concept is influenced by stimulating transparency.

Adrenalin Cup in Sölden – die Challenge im Skigebiet Sölden
BLOG • 25.09.2022

Adrenalin Cup

Five exciting and unbelievably versatile disciplines at the Adrenalin Cup Sölden go right through the entire ski area.

FIS Skiweltcup in Sölden, Roland Leitinger
BLOG • 18.10.2022

World Cup Opening 2022 in Sölden

Every year in October the Rettenbach glacier becomes a hub for the international ski scene at the legendary FIS ski world cup opening.

Jakob Falkner, Thomas Dreßen und Frank Wörndl im Hotel Das Central in Sölden
BLOG • 20.09.2022

Top international athletes at Das Central

Face to face with an Olympic medallist or a world champion. What is rather rare in everyday life happens quite often at Das Central.

Area 47 Snowpark Funkark am Giggijoch in Sölden
BLOG • 15.09.2022

Area 47 snow park & fun slope Sölden

Countless rails, boxes, kickers and other bits and pieces create an arena of endless combinations for all ability levels.

Vinoble Cosmetics – vegane SPA Kosmetik im Wellnesshotel Das Central
BLOG • 11.09.2022

Vinoble Cosmetics

The Austrian vegan skincare line VINOBLE COSMETICS incorporates the advantages of grapes. Discover our Vinoble treatments – matching our love for wine!

ice Q Summer Party junge Winzer im 007 ELEMENTS
BLOG • 01.09.2022

Review: Wein am Berg – Summer Edition 2022

The young wine scene from Austria was visiting our annual Wein am Berg – Summer Edition in August 2022 in Sölden.

Startschuss zum Ötztaler Radmarathon in Sölden
BLOG • 29.08.2022

Ötztal Cycle Marathon 2023

5,500m altitude and 227 km – each year, over 4,000 participants take part in the legendary Ötztal Cycle Marathon.

Alpienne SPA Produkte aus reinen alpinen Zutaten
BLOG • 15.08.2022

Alpienne – Power of the Alps

Alpienns's high-quality natural cosmetics with arnica and St. John's wort extracts represent the 'power of the Alps'.

Mountain Cart Sölden mit Kindern
BLOG • 26.07.2022

NEW: Mountain carts in Sölden

The longest mountain cart track in Tyrol leads over 7.3 km from the middle station of the Gaislachkogl down to the valley.

Ötztal Inside Summer Card
BLOG • 22.07.2022

Ötztal Inside Summer Card

Free for Das Central hotel guests! Experience all summer highlights in the Ötztal with just one card.

BMW Cabrio testen
BLOG • 12.07.2022

Test-drive a BMW 420i convertible for free

Open-air feeling through the Ötztal Valley: this summer, guests of the 5* hotel Das Central can test-drive the BMW 420i convertible at no cost.

Falcon Sundowner im Falcon Marktrestaurant
BLOG • 05.07.2022


The new, weekly highlight at the FALCON market restaurant at the Gaislachkogl middle station!

Hotel Das Central im Jahre 1970
BLOG • 10.06.2022

How it all began ...

It was a momentous occasion when the doors of Das Central hotel officially opened for its guests for the first time in December 1969.

Bike Republic Sölden Nationalfeiertag
BLOG • 13.05.2022


Action-packed bike adventures: The BIKE REPUBLIC SÖLDEN impresses with numerous lines, trails and Tyrol's largest pump track.

Water Area Canonball in der Area 47
BLOG • 07.05.2022

Outdoor park Area 47

One of the biggest outdoor playgrounds in the world: 20,000m² water park, giant slides, blobbing, high ropes and much more.

Längenfelder Fischproduzent Raimund Mrak
BLOG • 19.04.2022

Our local fish producer Raimund Mrak

Das Central purchases numerous products from regional producers in the area. Among others, the Ötztal spring fish from Raimund Mrak in Längenfeld.

Widiversum Hochoetz Widi Rutsche
BLOG • 06.04.2022


36 exciting game and puzzle stations await over an area of 3,000 m² at the WIDIVERSUM family adventure paradise in Hochoetz.

Bergabenteuer für Kinder beim Almzeit Themenwanderweg in Sölden
BLOG • 01.04.2022


The themed hiking trail combines alpine nature with attractions and an exciting activity programme which is guaranteed to amaze children and adults alike.

Alpakas in Sölden
BLOG • 29.03.2022

Good reasons for an alpaca hike in Sölden

Enjoy the nature of the Ötztal mountains while recharging your batteries – on our alpaca hike in Sölden.

Schnee-Elefant und Pistenbully bei Hannibal am Rettenbachgletscher
BLOG • 10.03.2022

Hannibal - A spectacle on Sölden's glacier

The Rettenbach glacier in Sölden turns into a stage and becomes the backdrop for the reconstruction of the famous crossing of the Alps.

Wildspitzen Kekse Hotel Das Central Sölden
BLOG • 15.12.2021

Christmas recipe from our kitchen team

Quick and easy recipes: suitable for the Christmas season we present delicious 'Wildspitzen' as pastries!

Germany's next Topmodel in Sölden – Heidi Klum & Wolfgang Joop
BLOG • 28.03.2019

Germany's next Topmodel 2019 in Sölden

The ice Q restaurant up above 3000m altitude inspired the producers of the successful casting show “Germany's Next Topmodel”.