A dream all in white and Waldesruh right in its center

Discover the fascinating winter time in Ötztal

From your room straight to the ski slopes. Our splendid Almdorf Waldesruh and the Pension Waldesruh nestle right at the heart of the giant Sölden ski area (Piste 8 & 10). In the morning you are the first to hit the slopes without any waiting times. Additionally, the action-packed Gaislach toboggan run leads past or the toboggan run with starting point at Stiegele is located closed of our Almdorf and our Pension. Fun-filled hours are also guaranteed on our ice curling rink – indulge into a truly memorable holiday.

Sölden is not only a renowned Alpine Ski World Cup venue but also one of the Alps' most popular ski & snowboard hot spots. A huge choice of ski runs for all ability levels is spread over truly superb ski mountains: beginners meet in Innerwald and at Giggijoch while advanced skiers and experts hut the countless red and blue pistes or conquer the fantastic Gaislachkogl peak.

Winter holidays
Winter holidays
Winter holidays
Winter holidays
Winter holidays

Perfectly groomed 146 slope kilometers and 33 top modern mountain lifts promise quick and easy mountain transport without lift lines. Snow is always guaranteed from November through May. Sölden is Austria's only ski area with three peaks higher than 3000 meters - called the BIG3 - which are accessible on skis and mountain gondolas. Once on top, you enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Ötztal's Alpine scenery.


The white winter wonderland of scenic Sölden in Ötztal also makes a heaven for tobogganing and sledding fans, cross-country skiers, ski mountaineers and winter walkers. Don't wait any longer and try it for yourself.

Many advantages for our holiday guests in winter:

  • From your doorstep straight to the ski slopes and back again
    (Piste 8 & 10 are at about 150 m)
  • Gaislach toboggan run leads past our Waldesruh holiday paradise
  • Toboggan rental (extra charge)
  • Top ski area featuring 33 mountain lifts and 146 slope kilometers for all ability levels
  • Snow guaranteed from November through May