C2 St Anton Austria
Downhill Ski and Snowboard
Ski and Ride in Austria and enjoy the best apres-ski in Europe.
This trip is now closed. Contact Trip Leader to be on cancellation list.
- Ski or ride at world-renowned “Cradle of Alpine Skiing” including St. Anton, St. Christoph, Stuben, Lech and Zürs
- Stay 7 nights at the centrally located 4-star Arlberg Hotel. Based Upon Double Occupancy
- Daily breakfast buffet and 4 course dinner
- 6 days lifts
- Non-stop Flights from Toronto to Zurich/Munich plus luxury private coach transfer
Cheque discount price:
$3389 per person double occ. in Classic (King or Twin) rooms or $3544 in Superior (King or Twin)
Based on a minimum of 21 people. If the group size is between 14 and 20, a surcharge of $30 will be added to cover increased transfer costs and reduced group discounts.
Full Cost by credit card: Add $60
All rates quoted in CAD dollars, are per person indicated above.
Exchange rate is guaranteed.
Dates: Friday, February 2 to Saturday, February 10, 2018
Accommodation: 7 nights accommodation Arlberg Hotel 4-Star, in choice of Classic or Superior rooms; local hotel taxes, service charges; Luggage porterage; indoor swimming pool, sauna, sanarium, whirlpool and steambath
Altitude: Village: 1,304 m (4,278 ft); top: 2,811 m (9,222 ft).
Includes: All rooms are equipped with bath or shower/wc, cable tv, safe, direct telephone and radio, the superior double rooms additionally with bath/ toilet separate, fridge and living area. For your clients‘ convenience free of charge Wifi connection is available in all guest rooms and public areas of the hotel.
Daily breakfast buffet, 4-course dinner with choice of menu, salad bar, cheese buffet, weekly Gala-Buffet
Deposit: $500 + cost of insurance if taken due at time of booking. If paying by cheque please send 2 cheques for both deposit and final balance. All cheques payable to "The Vacation Station".
Balance due: November 25, 2017
Booking Deadline: November 24, 2017
(after this time unbooked space may be released)
NOTE – ALL DEPOSITS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
Lifts: 6 day Arlberg area lift pass
No Lifts: Deduct $350
Land Only: Deduct $975
Single: Add $500 (if available)
Senior (born 1953 or earlier): Deduct $40
Flights: (all times local)
Toronto to Zurich outbound and Munich to Toronto on the return aboard Air Canada non-stop.
Friday February 2, 2018 AC878 Toronto- Zurich 4:45pm to 6:25am Saturday February 3
Saturday February 10, 2018 AC 847 Munich-Toronto 11:50am-2:45pm.
Flights are subject to change.
Fuel charges and taxes are subject to change
Baggage Fees: (subject to change)
1st bag Free
2nd bag $100 CAD/USD (per direction, plus taxes*)
Each additional bag: $225 CAD/USD (per direction, plus taxes*)
No overweight or oversize charges apply when the additional bag fee is paid.
Skis and boots are considered 1 pc even if in separate bags as long as nothing else is in the bags. (Subject to change, check with your airline.)
Deviation charges / Extended Stay/Stopovers - You may extend your stay provided you make proper arrangement at the time of booking. (subject to availability)
Airport and Land Transfers:
Return dedicated ground transfers from airport to accommodation and return.
Passport / Travel Documents:
Canadian citizens need a Canadian passport that is valid until 6 months after the expected date of return. Other nationalities may require different documents and are responsible for determining their requirements.
Note: Members are solely responsible to ensure that their travel documents are complete, valid and in order.
Cancellation Policies are set by the Tour Operators, not HPSC. Please consider your commitment carefully before booking your trip.
Cancellations incur the following penalties:
Up to 60 days before departure – loss of deposits
59 to 46 days before departure – 50% of tour cost
45 days or less before departure - 100% of tour cost
Optional Travel Insurance:
Comprehensive Travel Insurance is available to protect non-refundable payments in the event that participants are forced to cancel their vacation prior to departure or interrupt vacation due to medical reasons. See menu above for HPSC Insurance advice and Tour Operator’s Insurance Table. All Insurance payments must accompany deposit in order to be valid.
Insurance is nonrefundable from date of issuance. Please note that any unused portion of a ski trip will not be refunded as per conditions above. Passengers must submit a claim to their insurance company if they cancel after the above dates.
The Fine Print: Tickets are 100% nonrefundable once issued. Name changes and deviations are not permitted once ticketed. Individuals must ensure that all names are spelled correctly and match their personal identification on their passport. The Tour Operator and Airline will not be held liable for delays or cancellations caused by strikes, labor disputes, government actions, weather or any cause beyond the Tour Operator’s or Airline’s control. The Airline reserves the right to change equipment or schedules. The customer hereby releases and waives any claims against the Airline and Tour Operator regarding cancellation or schedule changes.
Resort Info: St. Anton am Arlberg “Cradle of Alpine skiing” is a snowy paradise of the highest calibre. A modern holiday resort that has retained its traditional appeal. Hospitality and Tyrolean customs are as much a trademark of the village as its international, cosmopolitan character. And not only does it offer a colossal backdrop of peaks and popular (skiing) mountains, it also has all the comforts you would expect from an international holiday resort.
Arlberg has always been famous for its beauty, reliable snow extending right down to the villages and the excellent condition of its slopes. A total of 88 of state-of-the-art cable cars and lifts offer the highest standard of safety and comfort. Another pioneering feature is the ARLBERG-CARD, a reusable high-tech ski pass which automatically opens the ski-lift entrances. 305 kilometres of marked ski runs, superbly prepared slopes for all ability levels, and 200 km of off-piste and challenging steep slopes and deep-snow ski runs, snowboard fun parks, carving areas, permanent racing circuits and numerous cosy meeting places ensure variety and enjoyment.
Hotel: Hotel Arlberg. Excellent 4 star hotel located in central St Anton, about 200m from the Nasserein lift. The indicated rates include breakfast buffet, 4course dinner with choice of menu, salad bar, cheese buffet, weekly Gala Buffet and free use of our indoor swimming pool, sauna, sanarium, whirlpool and steambath.
All rooms are equipped with bath or shower/wc, cable tv, safe, direct telephone and radio, the superior double rooms additionally with bath/ toilet separate, fridge and living area. For your clients‘ convenience free of charge Wi-fi connection is available in all guest rooms and public areas of the hotel.
Elevation: village: 1,304 m (4,278 ft); top: 2,811 m (9,222 ft).
Vertical: 1,507 m (4,944 ft).
Longest run: 10.2 km (6.3 mi), Valluga to St. Anton.
Lifts: 94 (Ski*Arlberg); 11 gondolas; 51 chairlifts (one 10-passenger, one 8-passenger, fifteen 6-passenger, 15 quads, 1 triples, 18 doubles); 32 T-bars lifts.
Lift capacity: 151,010 per hour.
Ski season: early December to late April.
Cross country: 41 km (25 mi) total: Stanzertal 22 km (14 mi), Verwall 10 km (6 mi), St Christoph 2.5 km (2 mi), Ganderau 3 km (1.9 mi), Reit 2 km (1.2 mi), Pofel 15 km (9.3 mi)
Mountain restaurants: 18.
Après-ski: ski museum; 15 cafés, 8 ice bars, 3 discos, 7 bars.
All applicable fuel surcharges and taxes in effect as of August have been included in the package price. However in these volatile times the tour operator reserves the right to charge for unanticipated increases in the cost of fuel and taxes imposed by the resort or airline.