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St Anton

St Anton is known as one of the best ski areas in the world with a legendary après-ski scene to boot. Steeped in history, it's often referred to as the 'cradle of skiing' after playing its part in inventing the sport

 

As part of the mighty 340km Arlberg region, (which includes Lech, Zürs and St Christoph) intermediate and advanced skiers will be able to really push themselves on the 134 pistes, and then reward themselves after a big day on the mountain.

At a glance...
  • 340km ski area
  • Perfect for intermediate & advanced skiers
  • Lively nightlife
  • Home to a luxury spa centre
  • Saturday flying from Gatwick or Manchester
  • 1 hour 30 minute transfer

St Anton village itself has heaps of charm, and the famous après-ski bars on the slopes above the village rock from 3pm. The stunning scenery and charming village just adds to the glamour of this special resort. 

 

We only have a couple of hotels here, but they're good ones. Both are traditionally Austrian and family-run for an authentic Austrian skiing holiday.

On the mountain

St Anton is one of the best ski areas in the world. It has over 300kms of marked runs, some huge off-piste areas and awe-inspiring scenery. With four mountains to explore and loads of steep drops, it’s a great addition to the mighty Arlberg region. 

 

A new lift links Lech, Zürs and St Christoph so intermediate and advanced skiers and boarders now have the perfect playground!

St Anton resort stats

Resort altitude: 1304m

Skiing altitude: 1304m to 2811m

Ski area size: 340km in the Arlberg area

Number of runs: 134

Range of runs: 44% blue, 36% red and 20% black

Lifts: 14 drags, 18 chairlifts, 18 gondolas and 1 funicular

Night skiing: No

Cross country trails: 41km

Snowmaking: 59% runs covered

Resort bus: Yes

St Anton travel info

Departure airports: Gatwick or Manchester

Departure day: Saturday

Arrival airport: Innsbruck

Flying time: approx. 2 hours 

Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 30 minutes

Off the mountain

The village of St Anton has loads of charm and boasts a real Tirolean feel with onion-domed churches, loads of shopping and no cars in the centre. It's quite a large resort that’s spread out. Its choice of bars, shops and restaurants are exceptional.

 

The more rowdy bars that the area is famous for are dotted around the slopes above the village. If you’d like something more on the quieter side of things, there’s plenty of cosy restaurants and bars for you too.

St Anton offers

Save some money for après with our ski & board offers...

 

7 days for the price of 6 when you pre-book equipment hire with us

 

Try powder skis and snowboarding for a day for free when you exchange premium piste skis

 

Free helmet hire for kids up to 13 when pre-booking equipment and free equipment hire for kids aged 4-10 when two adults prebook theirs

 

Discounted lift passes for seniors aged 65+ and kids under 8 available locally

Don't miss...

For the experienced, and for something a bit more gnarly, try a once-in-a-lifetime experience by taking a helicopter to the mountains near Lech to find untouched powder and some serious vertical descents. Experienced guides can be hired through the ski school.

 

St Anton is home to a luxurious spa centre with indoor and outdoor heated pools, waterfalls, whirlpools, a children’s pool and fun slides. The wellness zone includes saunas, steam rooms, a fitness room and massage treatment rooms so you have no excuse to have aching muscles here!

Hotel Arlberg

Hotel Arlberg

St Anton , Austria

From £885pp
Hotel Alpenhof

Hotel Alpenhof

St Anton , Austria

From £589pp