Our recommendations for stay in the Oetztal valley
All about location of ski lifts
Hochötz/Kühtai - 1 km to Acherkogelbahn lift📍 – 3 min with a car or 14 min walk
Soelden - 29 km to Giggijoch lift📍 – 30 min with a car.
Obergurgl-Hochgurgl - 40 km to Hochgurglbahn lift📍 – 45 min with a car
100 meters to a bus stop 📍. Apartments ALPsmart in the village Habichen has good location near the bus stop. With a bus you can get free of charge (with inside card or skipass) to 3 main ski resorts.
Because of the great location next to motorway you can make ski safari on the different ski resorts: -
Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis - 52 km to Waldbahn lift – 50 min with a car.
Ischgl - 62 km to Silvretta lift – 57 min with a car.
Glacier Pitztal - 52 km to Pitz-Express lift – 56 min with a car.
St. Anton am Arlberg - 57 km to Nasserein lift – 47 min with a car.
Seefeld - 43 km to Rosshütte lift – 41 min with a car
Oetz map with view points
You can find location of our ALPsmart apartments in the Habichen village next to kids playground on the map.
As well you can find the way from our apartments to grocery stores, restaurants, Piburger lake, to the lift and also popular view points.
More information about view points following this link:
Most of them are opened only when the are no snow on the trails.
we recommend the following restaurants
In Habichen for breakfast, lunch and dinner:
Habicherhof €€€ (7:30 - 10:00, 11:30 - 14:00, 17:30 - 21:00)
Waldhof €€ (11:30 - 20:30)
Bakeries in Oetz:
Ötztal Bäck (6:00 - 17:30)
Baguette (7:00 - 18:30)
Another restaurants for lunch and dinner:
Piburgersee €€ (May - Oktober by good weather, 11:00 - 20:00)
Posthotel Kassl €€€ (11:30 - 14:00, 17:00 - 21:00)
Heiner Cafe €€ (11:30 - 22:00)
Oetzer Wirt €€ (11:30 - 22:00)
Castello Pizzeria € (good place for take away, 11:00 - 22:00)
Pole Position €€€ (11:00 - 21:30, closed on Mondays)
There are two grocery stores in Oetz:
New Spar 1.5 km from apartments – 2 min with a car or 16 min walk.
Mpreis 2 km from apartments - 3 min with a car or 22 min walk
On Sunday you can buy some groceries in
Hikes options in Oetztal valley
1,1 км – 14 min from the apartment to famous and beautiful bridge Wellerbrücke over whitewater river Ötztaler Ache. This place is famous because of the world kayaking championships – Sickline.
For summer hikes you will find signs to Piburgersee, Armelen hut, Seejochl view point near this bridge.
2 km – 30 min hike to on of the most beautiful and warm lakes in Tirol – Piburger See.
During cold weather in the winter there are ice skating trails (your own ice skates are needed).
1,2 км – 14 min walk to Acherkogelbahn lift, which brings you up to the 2020 m hight in Hochoetz – Widiversum. Here starts lots of high mountain tracking routes and big kids playground.
During the winter there is only a winter hike there.
8,3 km – 11 min with a car to a Stuibenfall hike, it’s the highest waterfall in Tirol.
There is also stunning Via Ferrata (high rope) route.
Hike can be closed during the winter.
It is the famous ski resort in winter season (from Oktober till May).
But it is also nice to visit Soelden during the summer.
Here you can:
try Downhill on the bike
visit glacier Rettenbach and Tiefenbach
find more hiking routes
It is a nice ski resort in winter season (from November till mid April)
But another day in summer you can also visit Kuehtai. For example you can use bus from Oetz to DreiSeenBahn.
Here are many hiking routes, for example to the lake Finstertalspeicher
If you need some additional information about our location please contact us.