The quintessential society destination, the skiing village of Saalbach is both popular and upmarket. Mostly pedestrianised, the resort offers all the sought-after facilities in this type of destination: top quality accommodation, après-ski venues that meet the high standards of the demanding clientele who visit the region, as well as an impressive variety of ski slopes to delight ski fans of all backgrounds. The favoured destination of young thrill seekers, be that on the piste, or in the clubs; the resort’s motto is: Long pistes, brief nights! Saalbach also offers 200km of pistes for every level, served by 18 chair lifts, 17 cable cars and some 20 drag lifts. As for après-ski, choose between 68 restaurants, 114 bars and cafes, 15 nightclubs and a casino. Lastly, the resort doesn’t come up short on accommodation: there are 72 hotels with 8,000 bed capacity!