As one of the most luxurious ski destinations in the world, St Moritz needs no introduction to snow enthusiasts. Offering services, facilities and accommodation options fit for royalty, this traditional winter holiday destination boasts a myriad of on and off-snow activities, where its eponymous frozen lake even hosts skating, curling, golf, polo, horse racing and even cricket.
Located in the south of Switzerland, St Moritz provides a rare combination of snow reliability and 300 days of sunshine each year. The resort’s 58 lifts and 350km of pistes cater to all levels, but is especially great for intermediates.
|Season||December to April|
|Average Snowfall||7 m|
|Vertical Drop||1,583 m|
|Ski Area||350 km of skiable terrain|
|Terrain||35% beginner, 25% intermediate, 40% advanced|
As expected for a luxury ski destination, accommodation is of a high standard. Most hotels are deluxe or premium standard and located in the heart of town for easy access to shops, restaurants and the slopes.