THE 9 BEST LUXURY SKI HOTELS
Only the best in this list...
Nothing says luxury like a 5-star ski-in/ski-out hotel nestled high in the mountains. If money were no object this is where you’d find us relaxing with a glass of Champagne after a day on the slopes.
Stein Eriksen Lodge was ranked as the ‘Best Ski Hotel is the World’ for two consecutive years and it’s not hard to see why. Offering world-class hospitality, fine dining, spa services and recreational activities to the highest standard, Stein Eriksen is renowned for delivering a no-stress luxury experience.
Deer Valley is a ski resort in the truest sense as snowboarding is strictly prohibited. This exclusive resort attracts the most discerning guests who are happy to pay for the highest service and ski standards in North America. Stein Eriksen Lodge is located mid-mountain with ski-in/ski-out access to the slopes. Onsite facilities include concierge services, fitness centre & spa, outdoor heated pool and hot tub, Wi-Fi and ski valet.
Ki Niseko is one of the newest luxury hotels in Niseko, nestled at the foot of Grand Hirafu Resort right next to the Hirafu Gondola. Ki Niseko is the brain child of renowned Hokkaido architect Koichi Ishiguro, the design combines modern alpine charm with Japanese sophistication.
The penthouse is beautifully decorated with breathtaking views of Mt. Yotei. The spacious design includes a large living area, a dining table to seat 12 and an open counter kitchen. This 5-bedroom penthouse will make you the envy of every other skier and snowboarder in Niseko.
You’ll love coming back to the penthouse for a soak in your own private hot tub on the expansive deck. Other hotel facilities include an onsen, bar, fine dining restaurant and private ski valet.
This European-style resort hotel situated in the heart of Beaver Creek Village, with ski in/ ski out access offering a variety of well-appointed hotel rooms and suites. At night the Park Hyatt takes on a magical air…with outdoor fire pits, heated pool and hot tubs.
Beaver Creek Hotel facilities include restaurants, fireside lounge, Allergia Spa & Club and complimentary ski concierge services. We love the complimentary s’mores station, great fun for the young or young at heart.
4. Hotel Annapurna - Courcheval, France
A luxury hotel with an exceptional setting, great service and attention to detail. The hotel is located in a peaceful south facing position on the slopes of Courchevel 1850 and surrounded by an imposing mountainous landscape.
Great ski-in/ski-out location. Balconies, sauna, pool, steam room, ski hire clinic, Jacuzzi, solarium, gym, restaurant.
Located in the heart of Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the world famous Fairmont Banff Springs hotel is a landmark in the alpine town of Banff. Canada's "Castle in the Rockies", has been providing legendary hospitality to their guests for more than 125 years.
All rooms have magnificent views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. Onsite facilities include an indoor & outdoor heated pool, hot tubs, Willow Stream Spa, a diverse variety of restaurants, bars, cafes and a shopping arcade.
You’ll feel like royalty staying at the Fairmont Banff Springs, the staff make sure of it. If you’re checking in with little ones they’ll receive a complimentary crown, because who doesn’t want to feel like the price or princess of Banff?
Nestled at the base of Aspen Mountain in the heart of downtown Aspen, The Little Nell holds Aspen’s most coveted location and is Aspen’s only ski-in/out hotel. This 5-star hotel attracts the rich and famous from all over the world.
The Little Nell’s modern “Aspen Aesthetic” design exhibits touches of classic Aspen with warm tones and a residential feel. Amenities include sumptuous bedding, plentiful mini bars, gas-burning fireplaces, luxurious baths and breathtaking views. Element 47 and Ajax Tavern feature contemporary cooking infused with local and seasonal ingredients. The body and soul will find soothing comfort in the health spa, jacuzzi and outdoor pool area. Complimentary Aspen airport transfers.
Set in its own grounds, this grand hotel enjoys a sunny and quiet location in St. Moritz, close to the Signal cable car.
Facilities include a cosy lobby and bar for afternoon tea or evening cocktails, cosy wine bar, kids club (2+ yrs), extensive spa and wellness facilities include a swimming pool, fitness room, variety of saunas, relaxing rooms and solarium. All 184 elegantly furnished rooms have a bath and/or shower, hairdryer, flat screen cable-TV, internet access and play station.
8. Four Seasons - Whistler, Canada
Located at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, Four Seasons is Whistler’s only Five Diamond rated hotel, providing luxury in North America’s #1 rated ski resort. Offering a variety of luxurious guest suites, condominiums and residences, all rooms are generously sized with cozy wood interiors and gas fireplaces.
All accommodation options feature superb views of mountains, forest, valley, pool or courtyard with up to date technology for communication and entertainment purposes. Four Seasons also offers a fitness centre, heated outdoor pool, whirlpools, restaurant, day spa, shuttle car service to the main village, hot chocolate in the lobby and ski concierge.
This list wouldn’t be complete without including The Arabelle, a luxury hotel located in the heart of the spectacular Vail Square. Architecturally inspired by the grand hotels of Europe’s charming alpine villages, this world-class hotel and spa offers 85 exquisite guest rooms, suites and luxury condominiums, a lavish Spa, a restaurant, exceptional services including a personal concierge.
Combining timeless elegance and the legendary service for which RockResorts is known, The Arrabelle sets the standard in luxury alpine accommodations.