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Zurs

Austria

Popular with high profile visitors and royalty from around the world, this quaint but classy Arlberg village doesn’t need much introduction. As the birthplace of modern day skiing and with locals describing it as the ‘diamond in the snow’, its pistes offer something for every ability.

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Highlights

Its super snowy microclimate and high altitude means you can enjoy this exclusive resort throughout the whole season. With all hotels within easy walking distance of the lifts (some with ski-in/ski-out convenience), Zürs paradise for those wanting to go skiing in Austria.

Activities and Indulgences for You

Thanks to its proximity to the beautiful village of Lech, and the livelier resort of St Anton, Zürs is perfectly placed to allow you to enjoy all the treasures of the Arlberg region, not to mention the vast linked ski area.

Fun for the Kids

The beginner’s area in Zürs is very well located and perfect for novices, situated just a stone’s throw from the hotels in the village centre. Zürs has all the ingredients for a magical family skiing holiday, with bags of rustic charm.

Map of Zurs

Getting There

Located just 2 1/2 hours by road from Zurich airport and 1 1/2 hours from Innsbruck.

Ski Facts

Altitude of Village1720m
Altitude of Ski Area1720m
Number of Lifts32 (Lech and Zurs) 85 (Arlberg)
Total Pistes 284km (Arlberg)
Easy40%
Moderate48%
Difficult12%
Snow CannonsYES
Longest Run5.2km
Cross Country Skiing 23km
Mountain Restaurants20