Important facts for your holidays at the Arlberg

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Summer 2021

All Covid-19 measures & information at a glance

What we do for our hotel guests to protect you & all of us

For your carefree holiday at the Hotel Gotthard, we have developed and applied our "professional hygiene PLUS" concept for you. Since the measures are always changing, we also have to adapt this concept to the regulations again and again.

Thank you for your understanding.


  • In the hotel and restaurants, the 3-G rule applies - vaccinated - recovered - tested.


    • PCR tests are valid for 72 hours from sample collection.
    • Antigen tests from an authorised body are valid for 48 hours from sample collection
    • NEW: Living room tests recorded in an official data processing system are valid for 24 hours - also in the catering trade
    • NEW: Point-of-sale tests are valid for one-time entry into sports facilities, business premises, restaurants, hotels, events


    • The primary vaccination is valid from the 22nd day after the 1st sting for a maximum of 3 months from the date of vaccination.
    • The second vaccination extends the validity period to 9 months from the date of the first vaccination.
    • Vaccines where only one vaccination is scheduled are valid from the 22nd day after vaccination for a total of 9 months from the date of vaccination.
    • For already recovered persons who have been vaccinated once so far, the vaccination is valid for nine months from the date of vaccination.


    • Those who have recovered are exempt from compulsory testing for six months after the end of the infection: Evidence includes, for example, a certificate of segregation or a medical confirmation of an infection confirmed by molecular biology.
    • Proof of neutralising antibodies counts for three months from the time of testing.


    The obligation to present valid proof does not apply to children up to the age of 10.

    the following test options are available:


    • If you need a PCR test, the community doctors in Lech (Alpinikum Dr. Beiser, Dr. Muxel) are available by appointment. These tests are subject to a fee.
    • If you need a rapid antigen test, you can also have this done at the community doctors in Lech after making an appointment by telephone.
    • You can find more test stations in Vorarlberg here.
    • A valid test result (PCR test not older than 72 hours, antigen test or rapid test with registration not older than 48 hours), proof of vaccination (valid from 22 days after the first vaccination) or confirmation of a survived Covid 19 infection is required for a visit.
    • Quarantine is no longer required at this time
    • Mouth-nose-protection in public transport, in trade and at service providers.
    • Services in the hotel may only be used also with 3-G rule with a valid test result, proof of vaccination or proof of having survived a Covid 19 infection.
    • We are a Participating Company: Safe Hospitality - Tourism Test Offer

    Measures Vorarlberg

    • Keep some distance from other guests, except for your fellow travellers from the same accommodation unit.
    • Your table is already reserved for breakfast and dinner as part of half board.
    • Avoid possible "traffic jams" at check-in or check-out and wait at the right distance from other guests.
    • Refrain completely from shaking hands and hugging each other.
    • Wash your hands several times a day with soap and water.
    • Avoid touching the face
    • Use disinfection facilities at all entrances and exits
    • Sneeze and cough into the crook of your arm or into a handkerchief.
    • Follow the instructions of our staff
    • Do not travel if you show signs of illness!
    • In case of signs during your stay, please contact your hosts immediately!
    • You have the possibility to be tested for Covid-19 in Lech. You can get more information at our reception or online.

    Every stay in Vorarlberg with arrival until 31st October 2021 is protected with free cancellation insurance. Guaranteed. This means more security and more holiday anticipation for every holiday guest in Vorarlberg.

    The free Covid 19 cancellation insurance applies to all overnight bookings in Vorarlberg accommodation establishments. If you or a family member from the same household test positive for Covid-19 before the start of your trip, the insurance covers the cancellation costs for overnight stays and meals at the accommodation facility. The same applies if a personal quarantine is ordered by the authorities. No action is required on your part or on the part of the establishment for the insurance cover to be valid.

    Here you will find all the necessary information about your summer booking and the free cancellation insurance of the Vorarlberg region.

    Our reception staff continue to welcome you on arrival and are your first point of contact for any requests you may have during your relaxing holiday.

    • The opportunity to disinfect hands in the entrance should please be used at every opportunity, but in any case when entering the house.
    • Increased cleaning intervals in all public areas (reception, lobby, lifts, etc.) for your safe stay

    Hygiene is always a top priority in our house. Nadin and the housekeeping team are highly trained and assure you a carefree stay.

    • Departure rooms are completely disinfected
    • Departure rooms are kept free for one night subject to availability
    • Mattress protectors are changed after every guest
    • A well thought-out cleaning schedule for the rooms, adapted to the highest level of hygiene safety, assures you a carefree stay
    • We have a PROTEC TUBE from the Hollu company, which disinfects all departure rooms and all public areas by cold fogging.
    • Regular ventilation of all rooms with fresh mountain air.


    Our buffet is available to you with the usual high-quality products from our region. To ensure that you continue to enjoy the great selection at our buffet, the following measures will be implemented:

    • Please use contactless hand disinfection when entering the buffet area!
    • In addition, we have disposable gloves available for use
    • As usual, a wide range of fresh bread from our bakery
    • Regional dairy products such as yoghurt and butter are available in portions.
    • We will gladly reserve a nice spot for you for your entire stay for breakfast, of course with the necessary minimum distance to your neighbour.
    • We try to accommodate the wishes of our guests and do our best.
    • Disinfection of tables and chairs after each use
    • Regular airing of all rooms with fresh mountain air


    In order to be able to offer you the usual freshness and variety at the buffet, we ask you to disinfect your hands before entering the buffet area or to use our disposable gloves.


    • Please use contactless hand disinfection at the entrance of the restaurant.
    • In addition we have disposable gloves available
    • We will be happy to reserve you a nice spot in the restaurant for your entire stay for dinner, naturally with the necessary minimum distance to your neighbour.
    • Disinfection of tables and chairs after each use
    • Fresh salads at the buffet for self-service (will be adapted to current requirements)
    • The hotel bar is open until 22.00 hrs.
    • Regular airing of all rooms with fresh mountain air
    • Our fitness room is open during the usual opening hours.
    • Our PROTEC TUBE from the company Hollu, disinfects the room by cold fogging.
    • Guaranteed clean! Our in-house technicians check the water values and pool technology several times a day.
    • Chlorinated water kills any viruses. Swimming in our pools is therefore safe and a real pleasure.
    • Out of respect for other guests, please keep a distance in the pools.
    • When using all fitness equipment and public showers in the SPA area, we appeal to our guests to take a high level of personal responsibility when leaving these facilities behind. Please ensure before and after each use that the facilities used are left disinfected. Disinfection facilities are available on site.
    • In the case of saunas and steam baths, pay attention to the notices of the maximum number of visitors placed in front of the respective facilities.
    • Regular ventilation of all rooms with fresh mountain air

    Massages and treatments

    • All our individual treatments from our SPA offer can be booked as usual.
    • All SPA staff are trained to maintain the highest possible standards of hygiene.
    • Reservations are recommended so that the respective treatment rooms can already be prepared for you
    • Regular airing of all rooms with fresh mountain air


    Our cancellation conditions   European Travel cancellation insurance


    Be safe as a guest in Vorarlberg

    So that you can plan your holiday with a good feeling, Vorarlberg Tourism provides the most important information and service hotlines for you in a compact and constantly updated form under the topic "Safe as a guest in Vorarlberg".



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    Dear guests,
    the Corona traffic light has been set to orange in the district of Bludenz, but not the Lech Zürs region, which is green.
    This means that at the moment all holidaymakers can travel to Lech am Arlberg without hesitation.