- Country: Austria
- Resort Height: 1305m.
- Slopes Height: 1075m – 2650m. Number of lifts: 97. Pistes: 211 miles.
- Nearest airport: Innsbruck.
- Transfer time: 1 hour
Hanski Resort Rating
- Beginners: **
- Intermediate: ****
- Advanced: *****
- Snow record: ****
- Apres ski: *****
St Anton has a justifiable reputation as being one of the world’s best areas for both skiers and boarders due to the amazing quality and extent of it’s slopes, the incredible night life, the consistently high quality accommodation and the wonderfully friendly welcome offered to all guests from the locals.
Indeed St Anton makes the perfect short break ski holiday or long ski weekend destination as it is located less than 1 hour and 30 minutes transfer from Innsbruck airport.
The Skiing and Boarding
You have to ski St Anton before you die! Adventurous, confident intermediates and advanced skiers will have an absolute blast on St Anton’s challenging, extensive slopes and with over 211 miles of pistes to explore you will never need to do the same run twice! You will experience a real sense of travel as you move around the many blues, (which are on the steep side of the rating), reds and black pistes in the 4 distinct areas, all incredibly well connected by one of the world’s best lift systems. However, what really sets St Anton apart and places it firmly in the top league of ski resorts are the legendary ski routes and off piste areas which with the assistance of an instructor or guide offer mile after mile of opportunities to fine tune your skills, often in deep powder due to St Anton’s fantastic historical snow record.
St Anton Apres Ski
Legendary! The apres ski in St Anton is world famous and offers something to suit all tastes from laid back cafes to lively clubs open through the night. You could cut short your skiing or boarding and hit the lively, table dancing, on piste bars of the “Krazy Kanguruh”, “Taps” or “Mooserwirt” which rock loudly to Euro pop and rock from 3pm onwards. Then you could make your way into the resort centre to enjoy a quiet drink and a bite to eat in the cool Galzig Bistro or carry on the party in the many lively bars and clubs which a huge range of options from live music pubs, to sophisticated wine bars and full on, party time nighclubs, throbbing until 3am in the morning! If just depends on how much energy you have left after an epic day on the slopes!
Alternatively you could retire to your wonderful hotel and relax in some of the ski world’s best Wellness and Spa facilities and then enjoy a fine dining experience to re-charge and then re-fuel your body to ensure you can make the most of another amazing day on the pistes.
We have a wonderful range of hotels, chalets and apartments to suit all requirements and budgets so get in touch now so we can find your perfect choice – call 01638 596373 or send us an enquiry