The summer season at the Sonnenburg starts on July 24th, 2020.

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Ski-in/Ski-out at Hotel Sonnenburg

Our family hotel in Lech is located directly on the ski slopes next to the ski school. You will be out of our ski room and on the slope in under a minute.


from € 176 per night in a double room

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Close your eyes and picture this: Everything you want is within a 5-minute walking distance. You take a few steps within the hotel and find relaxation, fine food or attentive child care. You take a few steps out of the hotel and are on the slopes, in the lift, on the hiking trail. Whether in the valley or high up on the mountain, by an alpine lake or amidst the pristine nature of the Arlberg region. By yourself or in excellent company. Whatever you want from life, you can have it here. Mountain view, family spa or downhill run – it is entirely up to you. Sounds wonderful? That is how every vacation day is like at the Sonnenburg hotel Lech.

Short Distances at Sonnenburg Hotel Lech

The Sonnenburg is an ideal starting point for your family holidays in the mountains. Surrounded by the fascinating peaks of the Vorarlberg Alps and, yet, ideally situated. In winter, you can reach the ski slope in a single step. Our hotel is situated in car-free Oberlech right between the children’s slope and the children’s ski school. In summer, hiking trails as well as mountain bike trails pass directly in front of the hotel. Situated in the Austrian village of Oberlech, our family hotel consists of two buildings: the 5-star Hotel Stammhaus Sonnenburg and the 4-star Superior Hotel Landhaus Sonnenburg. Both buildings are located only a few meters apart. However, they are connected by a short indoor passage.

Hotel Sonnenburg owes its exceptional appeal to its prime location: you can reach the Petersboden lift in less than a minute. It rides up to the 1,915-metre-high Petersboden mountain during the summer season as well as in winter. Likewise, the Lech-Oberlech cable car. Within 3 minutes guests can travel from our hotel in Oberlech down to Lech am Arlberg. As you can see: a family holiday at our top location means short distances for you. Moreover, the location of the Sonnenburg hotel is ideal for family activities and excursions of all kinds ‒ both in summer and in winter. Despite all these choices, our regular guests particularly appreciate one thing about Hotel Sonnenburg: the astonishingly quiet nights away from all the hustle and bustle.

Oberlech, Lech-Zürs, and the Arlberg Region

At 1,650 metres above sea level, perched on the roofs of the legendary holiday resort of Lech am Arlberg, you get a clear view over the magnificent peaks of the Vorarlberg mountain range. Besides, the Oberlech plateau is one of the sunniest places in the whole Arlberg region. You can enjoy this fact from our sun terrace. While having traditional Austrian coffee and cake, for example. Besides, the Oberlech mountain climate has a beneficial effect on human health. This has even been scientifically proven.

The internationally renowned winter sports resort of Lech am Arlberg is located in the Austrian province of Vorarlberg. (By the way, Oberlech is a part of Lech.) Since the beginning of the 20th century, hotels in Lech am Arlberg have been a veritable Mecca for skiers. Since 1938 Hotel Sonnenburg has been one of the prime ski hotels. You can reach Lech from the hotel within 3 minutes by cable car. Down in the village you will find numerous shops and leisure facilities. Lech is easily accessible by car, bus or train. Our concierge will be happy to help you organise your itinerary.

Situated in the middle of the skiing area Lech-Zürs, our 5 star family hotel is part of Ski Arlberg: Austria’s largest interconnected skiing area. Ski Arlberg is even among the five biggest ski resorts in the world. As you can see: the Arlberg region has much to offer its guests year-round way beyond skiing.

Map of Oberlech in winter

Winter at Sonnenburg Hotel Lech

From November until the end of April Oberlech wears its magnificent white coat. High-altitude air at 1,650 metres ensures that it stays that way. All season long it guarantees snow for your family ski holidays in Austria. Thanks to the ideal location of the Sonnenburg hotel, you can be sure to enjoy winter fun as a family. For this purpose, the Arlberg region provides all kinds of winter activities. By the way, we also offer an in-house ski rental service for Sonnenburg guests.

The Sonnenburg hotel Lech is situated...

  • right next to the ski slope: ski in/ski out
  • just a few metres from lift and cable car
  • in car-free Oberlech (during winter season)
  • in one of the 5 largest ski resorts worldwide
  • at the toboggan run
  • next to several winter hiking trails
Exterior view of Hotel Sonnenburg in winter
Children skiing on the slopes of Oberlech
Skiing during the winter family holidays
Children play with a sledge in front of the Sonnenburg
Children have fun winter hiking through the snow
View from the panorama window of the pool area
Hotel Sonnenburg‘s sun terrace
View from Oberlech to Lech am Arlberg

Summer at Sonnenburg Hotel Lech

During the summer months July to October, mountain lovers and hikers will find numerous holiday activities around Oberlech am Arlberg: Discover the Tannberg plateau on foot or by bike. Enjoy refreshing experiences in and around the water. Culinary highlights and fascinating events are additional advantages of your summer family holidays at Sonnenburg hotel Lech.

Hotel Sonnenburg is situated...

  • only a few meters from lift and cable car
  • directly on various hiking trails
  • on several e-bike and mountain bike trails
  • on the 3D archery course
  • only a few minutes away from picturesque Libellensee pond, the Lech forest swimming pool as well as various mountain lakes
  • in the heart of a mountain climbing area
  • in the Lechtal nature park
  • near the river Lech where you can explore river rafting or family canyoning
Exterior view of Hotel Sonnenburg in summer
The Sonnenburg's sunbathing lawn
View from Hotel Sonnenburg‘s sun terrace
Playground in front of Hotel Sonnenburg
Children playing at the brook in front of the Hotel
One highlight when hiking with children is having a picknick
In only 30 minutes the whole family can hike from the hotel to the Libellensee pond in Oberlech
Children playing on the mountain meadows of the Arlberg region

Outings and Destinations

Although Oberlech is situated at a quiet 1,650 metres Hotel Sonnenburg is an ideal starting point for excursions. Therefore, consider taking a family trip to one of the appealing destinations around our family hotel. Lech am Arlberg, for example, is only a 3-minute ride by cable car from your accommodation.

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