Omesberg 331, A – 6764 Lech
Ms. Gertrud Schneider and Mrs. Irmgard Schneider
Date of Creation
Hotel General Manager
Ms. Gertrud Schneider ,born and bred Austrian, life-long resident of Lech, Hotel addict and avid skier.
Follower of the sunshine and art collector. Member of the International board of directors of Small Luxury Hotels of the World since 2008, Managing Director and owner of Kristiania Lech, president of KUL art club.
Luxury retreat, 5 star, Member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World
All-in concept while Private Summer Edition in 2021.
History & Story
It is a mountain escape in an intimate and elegant family-run hotel, available to only a handful of guests, where you can enjoy unrivalled privacy, exceptional cuisine on demand included in the rates, a reading butler who sources your favourite books, a day packed with art and culture, hiking in pristine nature during summer, skiing in Austria’s most exclusive skiing area all winter long, a cinema under the stars…
Life at the Summer Edition is a program full of curated experiences and a mountain escape different by design. Kristiania Lech, is famous for its fully unique style. Cozy elegance, delightful comfort, eclectic glamour, effortless artsiness – immersed in another dimension in which time loses all meaning. Walking through the art gallery, lunching on the terrace or in the Schanigarten, skiing the perfect groomers are ski touring pristine valleys off the beaten track, drinking tea with a view to the sun-kissed mountain peaks, lazing in the spa, enjoying a lobster and chips in your room in the middle of the night, drinking a cocktail at the bar while listening to the DJ… This magical atmosphere reigns both day and night and all summer or winter long.
All-in fully catered concept
Truly memorable and bespoke service with curated experiences, number of very private concierge and butler services that give our guests the ultimate vacation experience. Picnic in the meadows, reading butler, cinema under the stars, star gazing…
For more information: https://www.summeredition.at/
Main Strengths, Special Touch
Truly memorable and bespoke service with curated experiences, number of very private concierge and butler services that give our guests the ultimate ski vacation experience. Eg. Picnic in the snow, reading butler, cinema under the stars, star gazing…
Lech, the birthplace of Alpine skiing, world’s best-known skiing & hiking regions the natural landscape and the character of the village set Lech apart from most other resorts today.
Key sites/activities in the area
Biking, Hiking, Deer watching, Pure Nature
Hotel is founded as a private lodge by Austria’s first alpine Olympic Champion, Othmar Schneider.
Legendary skier meets art collector atmosphere with a little bit of rock star…. New luxury ski chalet House Hannes Schneider Stuben, childhood home of Hannes Schneider (not related) father of modern time skiing, can be booked on a excuslive basis.
Children are welcome during children holidays otherwise adults only.
• Number of suites:
4 Guest rooms
2 Junior Suites
• Number of Luxury rooms: 12
• Number of rooms, (keys) in all: 12
Restaurants & Bars
• Kristiania Classic: All-in gastronomy concept
• Small in-house private spa with finish sauna.
• Complimentary membership in a state of the art spa in Lech including outside pool.
• Swimming pool and gym
Corporate & Celebration Events
• Possibility of hotel-exclusive booking for corporates and families.
• Birthday or company celebration events at the hotel or art talks exclusively a tour cozy Kaminzimmer.
• Tanz café Arlberg : jazz/soul/blues band playingatour Rote Bar.
• Contempory classic music evening in January and outdoor art installations and writers in residence programme.
Extra Notable Features
• Picnic in the meadows
• Star-gazing, deer-watching.
• Outdoor cinema with selected movies & finger food & drinks once a month.
• Reading butler service, packing and etiquette school.
Hotel and restaurant Awards
Gault Millau 2 toques
Gault Millau 2 toques
Wine Spectator Award
Number of employees