Solden is located in the heart of the Tyrol in a pretty wooded valley surrounded by some of Austria’s highest mountains. The resort has developed into an internationally renowned sports and training centre. All of our ski property for sale in Solden is hugely popular thanks to this resort’s superb pistes and a lively après-ski scene.
Solden is located in the heart of the Tyrol and is the main village of the Ötztal Valley. It is located just 70 minutes from Innsbruck and 2 hours 40 minutes from Munich and Salzburg airports. The resort has developed into an internationally renowned sports and training centre. It is hugely popular thanks to its superb pistes and a lively après-ski scene. All of our ski property for sale in Solden is extremely well connected to surrounding resorts. Obergurgl, a world renowned resort famous for it’s fantastic snow record, is only 15 minutes away. It has a lively social scene in the charming Alpine huts that populate its pistes. Solden sits in a pretty wooded valley surrounded by some of Austria’s highest mountains. The town offers an exciting mix of modern and old plus a huge choice of shops, bars, restaurants and clubs. Solden is snowsure with glacier skiing plus some serious vertical drops and long runs for the more advanced.
Solden 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.
Skiing here is great for all abilities. There are 67km of blue runs, 48km of red runs and 27km of black runs (144km of skiing in total) as well as numerous off-piste opportunities and 2km of freeride routes. All of our ski property for sale in Solden benefits from an impressively lengthy ski season. On average, it begins in October and lasts until May. There are 15km of cross-country skiing, nightly floodlit tobogganing, ice skating, curling, ice climbing, horse drawn sleighs rides, paragliding and winter hiking to keep you busy!
Reaching an altitude of over 3,250m, Solden boasts glacier skiing and some serious vertical and long runs. It is even possible to ski the 12km from the top of the glacier down to the bottom of town without the need for lifts. The two main gondolas are located at either end of town and have a total capacity of 69,000 people per hour, which keeps queues to a minimum.
Solden’s signature ski journey is called the Big-3 Rally. It 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. Solden is also just 15 minutes drive from the resort of Obergurgl with its high altitude skiing which is superbly family friendly and excellent for beginners. Obergurgl offers 110km of pistes which includes 35km of blue runs, 55km of red runs and 20km of black runs. With its close proximity to popular neighbouring resorts and access to glacier skiing, all of our ski property for sale in Solden benefits from excellent piste access throughout the entire year.
In the summer Solden offers a vast array of activities amongst beautiful surroundings. The mountains are an internationally popular training base for climbers and free climbers, and there are also 300km of marked hiking and cycling trails with perfect routes to suit all abilities. Other sports include white water rafting and paragliding. The summer glacier skiing and snowboarding on the Rettenbach and Tiefenbach Glaciers is also not to be missed! The Area 47 adventure park is also in Sölden and is considered the ‘ultimate outdoor playground’. Visitors can choose from a wide range of activities including river rafting, slide water park and bike and buggy off-roading.
Just 15 minutes away from Sölden is the scenic village of Längenfeld, a picture-book landscape of outstanding natural beauty at 1,200m. Here you will find the famous Aqua Dome, the Tyrol’s biggest wellness and spa area in the middle of the mountains. With its huge indoor and outdoor programme Aqua Dome offers a spa day with a wide selection of health and beauty treatments.
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Solden, 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.
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