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Der Berghof

Lech, Austria
  • Discover the slopes in style with a stay at the charming Der Berghof hotel. Designed with a fresh alpine décor, this boutique hotel is positioned right in the centre of Lech, and has been designed with its own ski elevator to take you straight into the heart of the village. Beginner skiers have the added luxury of a lift right by the hotel which is free to guests. When you’re not carving up the slopes or in the summer time, the hotel has numerous ways for its guests to unwind, be it relaxing at the accommodating spa centre, socialising on the breathtaking outdoor terrace or enjoying a quiet dinner in the hotel’s restaurant. The resorts Golf Academy is also right by the hotel.

    • A winter wonderDer Berghof
      A winter wonder
    • Double room Der Berghof
      Double room "Omeshorn deluxe"
    • deluxe double room Der Berghof
      deluxe double room "Schafberg"
    • Quality bathroomsDer Berghof
      Quality bathrooms
    • The classy lounge barDer Berghof
      The classy lounge bar
    • Aperitif or cocktailDer Berghof
      Aperitif or cocktail
    • Der Berghof
      "Rote Wand" Suite
    • A home from homeDer Berghof
      A home from home
    • Ideal to savour the 30 varieties of tea on offerDer Berghof
      Ideal to savour the 30 varieties of tea on offer
    • The Berghof StübleDer Berghof
      The Berghof Stüble
    • Culinary perfectionDer Berghof
      Culinary perfection
    • Double room Der Berghof
      Double room "Rufikopf deluxe"
    • Hot chocolate by the crackling fireDer Berghof
      Hot chocolate by the crackling fire
    • Double room Der Berghof
      Double room "Kriegerhorn"
    • The Bergquell spa Der Berghof
      The Bergquell spa
    • Relaxation zonesDer Berghof
      Relaxation zones
    • Quiet time in the libraryDer Berghof
      Quiet time in the library
    • Double room Der Berghof
      Double room "Arlberg deluxe"

    What to love

    What to know

    • The hotel is comfortably and stylishly decorated and enjoys superb views from its enviable position above the village centre.
    • The hotel has been designed with its own ski elevator that takes you straight from the ski room into the centre. From here  it is just a few metres to either the Rüfikopf cable-car or to the Schlosskopf chairlift across the road. Beginners also have a lift right next to the hotel which is complimentary to guests.
    • Der Berghof’s beautiful dining area is one of the signature rooms that makes up this special hotel. The restaurant serves a menu of creative and light meals; all made using fresh, local produce.
    • The hotel’s resident Spa-oasis has been designed with a number of facilities designed to accommodate after a day on the slopes. Designed with various saunas, a steam bath and an infrared cabin, the resort’s professional staff provide a range of cosmetic and relaxation services.
    • If you’re looking for somewhere to unwind during the long evenings, the hotel’s bar lounge is particularly accommodating. Home to an authentic log wood fire, the bar serves a range of alcoholic aperitifs and specialty teas.
    • The hotel has its own fitness area and gym room, where guests can unwind after a long day on the slopes. Personal coaching sessions are available for those less experienced using gym equipment.
    • The hotel has been designed with children and families in mind. The children’s play room offers a range of activities including table football, billiards and a Nintendo Wii. Der Berghof’s restaurant also serves a children’s menu.
    • A babysitting service is available for families with younger children, the hotel can also provide cribs, bottle warmers and changing mats upon request.



    About this property

    • A stylish and sophisticated gem amongst the wintry tundra of Austria’s charming skiing village, Lech, the Der Berghof hotel makes for the perfect refuge after a day out on the slopes. Designed to take the hassle out of skiing, the hotel has been designed with its own ski elevator, boots and equipment room, and ski service desk.

      Every one of Der Berghof’s carefully-put-together rooms reflects the natural essence of the resort. Furnished with natural wood and stone furniture, each room has a homely, wood-cabin feel, with the breathtaking views of the mountainside only adding to that. Each room has also been designed with an elegant bathroom suite. The hotel also offers family combinations, which include large suites and connecting room arrangements.

      Allowing you to focus all of your best efforts on the slopes, Der Berghof takes care of everything else for its guests. The ‘Bergquell’, the resort’s luxury spa and wellbeing centre is fitted with a range of relaxation spa facilities – including saunas, heat couches and solarium – with staff offering numerous treatments including massage and beauty treatments. The hotel also has a gym and fitness area – just in case you’re feeling like even more of a workout following the winter sports.

      The hotel’s restaurant is also top-notch. With a menu prepared by head chef Gerhard Spanring, the kitchen serves a varied range of traditional Austrian and international cuisine. All food is prepared using the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients, and diners get the added experience of the alpine scenery as their dining partner. The restaurant also has a well-stocked wine cellar, which guests are invited to pick and choose from.

      The hotel’s restaurant is happy to provide a children’s menu, and welcomes families to a kids-friendly zone. A playroom is available for younger guests, which is filled with toys, games and a Nintendo Wii. A babysitting service is also available, as well as necessities for babies.

    • All 57 rooms are tastefully furnished in an individual way with the decor inspired by the magnificent mountain views.   All rooms are equipped with satellite TV and DVD with surround system or mini stereo system, iPod docking station, mini bar, telephone, safe, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers.

      Hasenfluh: (25m²) Single/double room with shower and south facing balcony.

      Karhorn: (20m²) Single room with bath and small lounge area.

      Arlberg: Austrian twins (25m²) with bath/wc and small sitting area.

      Kriegerhorn: Austrian twins (30m²) with bath/wc and small sitting area and balcony or dutch tile stove.

      Deluxe ‘Omershorn’: Austrian twins (36m²) with bath, lounge area, DVD player and south-facing balcony and can sleep up to 4 people.

      Seekopf: Larger Austrian twins (45m²) with bath, lounge area, dutch tile stove, flat screen TV with DVD and large south-facing balcony.  Sleeps up to 4 people.

      Family Combinations

      Rote Wand (45 m2): Suite with bath, WC, bedroom, living room, dutch tile stove and balcony.

      Rüfikopf/Flühen Deluxe (60 m2): Double ‘Rüfikopf Deluxe’ (35 m²) connected to a double ‘Flühen Deluxe’ (25 m²)

      Seekopf/Hasenfluh (70 m2): Deluxe double room ‘Seekopf’ (45m²) and room ‘Hasenfluh’ (25 m²).


    • The hotel has been designed with children and families in mind. The children’s play room offers a range of activities including table football, billiards and a Nintendo Wii. Der Berghof’s restaurant also serves a children’s menu.

      A babysitting service is available for families with younger children, the hotel can also provide cribs, bottle warmers and changing mats upon request.

      • Inviting lounge and bar with open fireplace
      • Large, south-facing sun terrace and café with superb views
      • Residents and à la carte restaurants
      • Large modern spa area with various saunas and steam rooms and gym (Free)
      • Wide range of beauty treatments and massages (chargeable)
      • Wi-Fi internet access (Free)
      • Lift
      • Heated underground garage
      • Ski and boot cellar to store equipment.
    • Horse drawn sleigh ride – A once-in-a-lifetime experience for the entire family, a horse drawn sleigh ride is the perfect way to take in the majesty of the resort.

      Golf – The hotel overlooks the Golf Academy Lech, which consists of a driving range, putting green and 3 x 3 holes for practice. There is also a pro on hand to guide you through your game.

      Hiking – Lech is home to purposely maintained and signed hiking paths, which makes for a perfect alternative to skiing. Paths of different hiking grades and lengths are located on site.

      Mountain biking – Mountain bikes are available to hire and make a fantastic way to explore Lech. A higher grade of professional bikes is also available for those who take the sport a little more seriously.

      Swimming – Despite being outdoors, Lech’s swimming pool, located in the forest, is kept at a pleasant 24 degrees during summer. Use of the pool facilities can be included with other activities.

    • When to travel

      Winter season, December to April, when the area is covered in a blanket of snow, this is a skiers paradise.
      Summer season, late June to early September, is ideal for that peaceful escape into the beautiful scenery of summer in the mountains.

      The world’s largest Schubert festival takes place every summer in the charming village of Schwarzenberg in the Bregenz Forest. One of the leading institutions for contemporary art in Europe is the Kunsthaus Bregenz. The “Bregenzer Festspiele” is a top-class open air opera theater, that takes place in an incomparable atmosphere.

      Location and Directions

      Der Berghof is situated in a quiet and privileged location above the centre of Lech. The hotel has its own elevator that takes you directly from the hotel into the village. It is approximately 50m to the nursery slopes, 100m to the nearest ski lift (Rufikopf), 150m to the ski bus stop and 200m to the ski school meeting place.

      How to get there:

      British Airways and Swiss have scheduled flights to Innsbruck and Zurich.  The flight takes 1hour 45mins.  Private or shared transfers will then take 1 hour 15min from Innsbruck or 2 hours from Zurich to Lech.  Alternativley there a number of low cost airlines such as Ryanair, Easyjet and Monarch that fly to airports (Innsbruck, Zurich, Memmingen, Friedrichschafen) within easy reach of Lech.



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