Welcome to Sölden
Sölden 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 Sölden is hugely popular thanks to this resort’s superb pistes and a lively après-ski scene.
Total Skiing - 251km
Sölden is a top choice for investors due to its fabulous rental returns because the resort has an extremely long ski season. Property becomes available from time to time and is always a fast seller. As Sölden is located in The Tyrol Province all property here has a rental obligation. The advantage of this is that your property is fully-managed for you which is really handy as a dedicated rental company will organise all your bookings and the advertising of your property. This type of set-up is called a hands-free investment. What better way to invest in something that is fun for the whole family to use!
What We Love About Sölden:
Sölden 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 Sölden 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. Sölden 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. Sölden is snowsure with glacier skiing plus some serious vertical drops and long runs for the more advanced.
Sölden 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 143km of perfectly groomed slopes, state-of-the-art ski lifts and gondolas.
Skiing here is great for all abilities. There are 69km of blue runs, 47km of red runs and 27km of black runs (143km of skiing in total) as well as numerous off-piste opportunities and 2km of freeride routes. All of our ski property for sale in Sölden 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, Sölden 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.
Sölden’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. Sölden 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 108km of pistes which includes 60km of blue runs, 33km of red runs and 15km of black runs. With its close proximity to popular neighbouring resorts and access to glacier skiing, all of our ski property for sale in Sölden benefits from excellent piste access throughout the entire year.
In the summer Sölden 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.
Thinking of Visiting?:
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Sölden, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please email us at email@example.com or call on +44 (0) 207 486 9419
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 which will explain the purchasing procedure and costs involved.