<p>Discover five fantastic chalets to rent in the renowned Arlberg ski area.</p>
Photo: Chalet 1551, Lech

Top 5 Chalets to Rent in the Arlberg

Discover five fantastic chalets to rent in the renowned Arlberg ski area.

Published at: 1 Apr 2021
Last updated at: 17 Mar 2023

The world-famous Ski Arlberg is the largest interlinked ski area in Austria with four cable cars constructed to link the Arlberg East resorts of St Anton and St Christoph with the Arlberg West resorts of Lech and Zurs. With a reputation as the cradle of Alpine skiing, the Arlberg ski region certainly offers more than enough ski terrain with 300 km of skiing to explore and an abundance of luxury ski chalets to choose from. Here are some of our favourites.

Alicia Bryan
Alicia Bryan

1. Chalech S, Lech

Luxury Chalets in Lech
Living room at Chalech S in the Arlberg ski area

Found in the heart of Lech at just a 10-minute stroll from the village centre, this stylish contemporary chalet is also just a three-minute walk from the closest ski lift and offers beautiful views of the snow-capped Arlberg mountains. Ideal for families and groups of friends, Chalech S has a cosy TV snug for children and an impressive open plan living and dining area with sliding doors leading out onto the balcony.

Following a day on the slopes, the ground floor of the chalet has everything you could need to unwind with a relaxing spa area complete with a sauna and hammam. For further relaxation, the chalet also has shared access with four other properties in the Chalech development to a beautiful swimming pool, tepidarium, and gym. With six stylish en-suite bedrooms, this immaculate chalet is able to accommodate 12 guests.

2. Chalet 1551, Lech

Terrace at Chalet 1551 with view of Lech and the Arlberg

This brand new ski-in/ski-out chalet is one of the largest and most exclusive chalets in Lech. Superbly situated in the middle of the beautiful Ski Arlberg area, Chalet 1551 has been built in a classic Austrian style and decorated throughout by Casus Casa. During your stay, enjoy an aperitif on the south-facing balcony before experiencing the divine cuisine which is exquisitely prepared by two connoisseur chefs in one of two state-of-the-art kitchens.

Following an active day discovering the Arlberg, why not unwind in the chalet’s private spa with a massage area and a jacuzzi, or take in the unobstructed views of the Austrian Alps and the village of Lech from the chalets 10-metre infinity pool? Come evening, enjoy a special moment with the family in the entertainment area and when the children have gone to bed, two bars and a wine vault certainly provide plenty of choice for a nightcap or two. Able to accommodate eight to twelve guests across five en-suite bedrooms, Chalet 1551 has everything you need for an unforgettable holiday in the Arlberg.

3. Chalet Mimi, Lech

Ski-in/ski-out Chalet Mimi in the Arlberg

Conveniently located right on the edge of the piste in the exclusive enclave of Oberlech, Chalet Mimi is ideal for keen skiers with a great ski in/ski out location. Featuring beautiful Austrian furnishings and outstanding wellness facilities, Chalet Mimi offers a spacious open plan living and dining area with an expansive balcony providing impressive Arlberg mountain views.

Able to sleep 14 guests across five immaculate bedrooms, the highlight of this chalet is its entire floor dedicated to wellness featuring an indoor pool and Jacuzzi, as well as a bio sauna, steam bath and a massage room.

4. Chalet Lena, St Anton

Luxury Chalets in St Anton
Spa and pool at Chalet Lena in St Anton

Situated in the exclusive Nasserein district, Chalet Lena is one of St Anton’s finest properties and is perfect for large groups looking to explore the Arlberg ski area. With easy access to the slopes of St Anton, Chalet Lena offers style in abundance with spacious open plan living and dining areas, as well as a games room for evening entertainment.

The highlight of the chalet however is its impressive spa with an entire floor dedicated to relaxation. Revitalise in the Bio sauna or swim in the indoor/outdoor swimming pool and come evening, nine luxurious bedrooms await.

5. Villa Villekulla, St Anton

A beautifully renovated ski-in chalet, Villa Villekulla is close to the main piste leading into St. Anton and is just a 20-minute walk from the village centre. Both modern and elegant, the chalet offers 340m² of living space with a welcoming open wood fireplace and French windows that lead onto a south-facing balcony for stunning views of this Arlberg resort.

Able to accommodate up to 12 guests across six heavenly bedrooms, Villa Villekulla’s terrace is the perfect spot to relax following a day on the slopes with two warm baths and a sauna on the ground floor to be enjoyed.