Obergurgl is one of two lovely upmarket villages set in the beautiful Tyrol province of Austria. Obergurgl is famous for it’s fantastic snow fall record and when paired with Hochgurgl it is often called ‘The Diamond in the Alps’. Because of this, our ski property for sale in Obergurgl is some of the most sought-after in our collection.
The price of ski property for sale in Obergurgl is high. This is because it is a much coveted resort with super high altitude and an extremely long ski season. It is therefore fabulous for investments!
Obergurgl is a beautiful village set at one of the highest points in the desirable Tyrol province of Austria. Oburgurgl is famous for its fantastic snow fall record and high altitude of up to 3028m. This is why it is so often called ‘The Diamond in the Alps’.
Obergurgl is an upmarket village that boasts lots of shopping and entertainment to suit year-round visits. It is also one of the first villages to introduce pedestrian zones and ban night traffic to ensure a high quality of life. Our ski property for sale in Obergurgl therefore benefits from year-round peace and tranquillity. The village is situated directly next to the Rosskar ski lift and is surrounded by 110km of fantastic ski slopes with a panorama gondola connecting the villages of Obergurgl and Hochgurgl.
Obergurgl is situated in the same valley as Sölden and is only 80 minutes from Innsbruck airport.
Obergurgl and Hochgurgl have 110km of snow sure pistes between them. There are 35km of blue runs, 55km of red and 20km of black. Obergurgl has 56km of slopes! The other 54km of slopes in Hochgurgl are also easily accessible by both ski bus and a panorama gondola lift. This means that our ski property for sale in Obergurgl has access to slopes of all kinds, suitable for all abilities.
The region has 24 ultra-modern lifts. It also has the access point for the Rosskar lift up to the 9,967ft Festkogel peak. Uniquely, there is the opportunity to ski the Festkogel at night! Every Tuesday evening you can zoom down this fantastic slope in floodlights and then watch the Obergurgl ski-school’s impressive torch-light descent.
There are also other winter activities available, such as over 12km of cross country ski trails, a further 12km of winter walking trails (including snow-shoe tours), ice-skating and curling.
Just 15 minutes down the road from Obergurgl is the top ski resort of Solden. This is Austria’s only ski area with three mountains above 3,000m which are all accessible by lifts or gondolas. Nestled between Gaislachkogl (3,058m), Tiefenbachkogl (3,250m), and Schwarze Schneide (3,340m) lies 151km of perfectly groomed slopes, state-of-the-art ski lifts and gondolas. Reaching an altitude of over 3,250m Sölden boasts glacier skiing and some serious vertical and long runs. It is even possible to ski from the top of the glacier 12km down to the bottom of town without the need for lifts.
Sölden’s signature ski journey is called the Big-3 Rally which is a circuit entailing 50km of skiing and 10,000m of vertical which encompasses three spectacular viewing platforms built over the valleys below. The route begins on the Giggijogh gondola and through the “Golden Gate” to the glaciers and takes approximately four hours for intermediate skiers to complete.
Obergurgl is a fantastic place for winter activities, but it is in the summer that the scenery really comes into its own. Take the Hohe Mut walkers’ gondola lift up to one of Austria’s most beautiful mountains and enjoy the outstanding view of 21 peaks and numerous glaciers.
There are countless walking and hiking opportunities waiting for you, be it a family walk, a glacier tour or a mountain ascent. And if you fancy a change, there are a large range of bike trails too: leisurely paths in the valley and more challenging single-track trains in the Ötztal mountains.
If you’ve had enough of the mountains, why not have a go at some golf in the new 700m2 indoor Golf Adventure World which has realistic training conditions, ultra-modern simulators and a large putting green. Afterwards, when it’s time to relax, there is a fabulous thermal spa just moments away, with an aqua dome waterpark for the children to enjoy.
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Obergurgl, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please see our visiting Austria page and then either email us at email@example.com or call on +44 (0) 207 935 5132
We have representatives in all the resorts we sell in who would be delighted to meet you and show you around. Simply let us know which dates you have in mind and we can help organise everything for you.
For more useful information on buying a ski chalet or apartment in Austria, see our buyers guide or FAQ’s which will explain the purchasing procedure and costs involved. If you are considering your purchase as an investment then check out our investment guide which will give you information on rental incomes and the possible tax advantages.