Our top 5 most luxurious ski hotels
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Our top 5 most luxurious ski hotels
Posted: Thursday 30th May 2013 by laldridge
Originally posted 15th June 2012
Although the ski season may seem a long way off, we thought this might get you in the mood to start thinking about your next ski holiday. We have put together our recommendations for the most luxurious ski hotels on our programme. Whilst all our hotels offer quality and wonderful service, these ones are perfect for that extra special occasion or simply a treat for yourself and your loved one!
Palace Les Airelles, Courchevel 1850
Even higher than a 5*, it’s no wonder Les Airelles in Courchevel has gained a ‘Palace’ rating! This ski-in ski-out hotel offers pure luxury throughout and the lavish decor creates a truly refined atmosphere. Take in breathtaking views on the terrace or enjoy an exquisite dining experience in the hotel’s Michelin starred restaurant. A private chauffeur will even take you down to the centre of resort as you require!
The hotel’s spa and leisure facilities are particularly impressive with the Spa Valmont offering a multitude of ways to unwind after a day’s skiing. Choose from the indoor and outdoor whirlpools, sauna, hammam, swimming pool or snow cave. And if you’re still feeling energetic, you can try a few laps on the hotel’s very own ice rink.
Hotel les Barmes de L’Ours, Val d’Isere
As one of the most exclusive hotels in resort, les Barmes de L’Ours was the first hotel to be awarded 5 stars in Val d’Isere. This hotel is home to sophisticated state of the art facilities yet retains a warm mountain charm. The lounge and bar area with its open fire provides the perfect ambience to enjoy pre-dinner drinks, before sitting down in one of 3 excellent restaurants. The Michelin starred La Table de L’Ours also provides the setting for a number of prestigious gastronomic events throughout the season.
Mont Cervin Palace, Zermatt
As the largest hotel in Zermatt, Mont Cervin Palace certainly lives up to its 5 star status. Hosts Karen and Kevin Kunz provide exceptional service emphasised through their motto ‘united for the well-being of our guests’. The hotel’s grand exterior continues on the inside with 165 bedrooms in no less than 13 different categories each boasting enchanting views of the surrounding landscapes. With 3 renowned restaurants, including Michelin starred Ristorante Capri; you can indulge in some of the finest culinary delights in Zermatt.
Badrutt’s Palace Hotel, St Moritz
As the most iconic hotel in St Moritz, Badrutt’s Palace is renowned for traditional hospitality and first-class service. The superb luxury and stunning lakeside views have enticed their fair share of royalty and celebrities over the years! With over a century of history, the hotel masters opulence and tradition to make your stay unforgettable. The 159 bedrooms compliment the hotel’s historic background, all richly furnished with crystal chandeliers. Housing over 7 fantastic restaurants, you will be spoilt for choice with both local and international cuisine
Hotel Raffl’s St Antonerhof, St Anton
Just a short walk from the main street in St Anton, the Raffl’s St Antonerhof combines traditional Tyrolean style with modern design to create luxurious and cosy rooms. Beautiful wooden floors and vibrant colours are typical of the Arlberg region and characterise the hotel’s boutique style. Run by the Raffl family, you will receive a warm and friendly welcome with premium service throughout your stay. The hotel’s exceptional standard of cuisine offers local dishes, international specialities and home made pastries! You can take also advantage of the wellness area, including the indoor pool, whirlpool, steam bath, sauna and massage rooms. We especially love the contemporary bathtubs in each room, perfect for soothing those aching limbs.
With snow caves, ice rinks and Michelin starred restaurants, these luxury ski hotels are guaranteed to provide you with that extra special alpine experience.