There are many wonderful places in Europe where you can enjoy a vast amount of activities during the winter period. If you’re into skiing, snowboarding and relaxing in an awe-inspiring natural habitat, then consider the following luxury chalets that are perfect for unwinding and enjoying fun times during your winter trip.
Courchevel 1850, France
Courchevel in France is a recognised world-class ski resort and is part of the Three Valleys ski domain and covers at least 600km of marked ski runs. When it comes to luxury, Courchevel is up there with the best.
It offers perfectly groomed pistes, state of the art lift system to some of the world’s top-quality restaurants, exclusive deluxe hotels and chalets and more.
One of the most luxurious chalets in the region is the 5 star Le Petit Palais chalet which has everything you can dream of. It’s located on the Bellecote slope and it offers all the comforts one may look for, from a modern spa and gym area to a large living room and large swimming pool designed to make its residents unwind after a long day skiing on the slopes.
Courchevel 1850 is a place to suit the needs of skiers and non-skiers also. Skiing or snowboarding can be one of the most challenging and rewarding things you do on a holiday, but for those who aren’t the best skiers or snowboarders may seem less rewarding. This is not entirely the case since there are so many other things that replace the feeling of not enjoying your skiing experience.
Activities like visiting the mountain restaurants and enjoying an alpine lunch on the top of the world. You could try parapenting and see the mountainous region from a bird’s eye view. Then you have the Apres Ski which is somewhat a dancing event with live music and plenty of drinks. If these activities fail to impress, then there are many other activities to be done in the chalets.
Kitzbühel is home to some of the world’s most exclusive selection of chalets. Most of them equipped with swimming pools, large opulent bedrooms and fire-places. At this part of the region, you have direct access to the best slopes and most wonderful sceneries.
A prime example of a luxury chalet is the Hahnenkamm Lodge which combines an alpine lifestyle with ski adventures and pleasurable relaxation. This chalet offers a restorative hideaway from everyday life by granting everything a large family or group of friends wish for.
The lodge grants first-class services combined with superb panoramas to create an amazing ambience. The chalet has 5 luxury suites with room for up to 12 people and can only be booked exclusively.
A spa, gym, steam bath and sauna are also available for full relaxation after an active day on the ski slopes.
A selection of international wines, spirits and other beverages are available plus a private chef may be booked to prepare delicious foods at the chalet.
The location of the lodge is uniquely unparalleled because you have access to everything from highly rated ski slopes to top-notch restaurants.
St Martin de Belleville, Switzerland
The region of St Martin de Belleville in Switzerland is another part of the Three Valleys known for having the world’s largest interconnected ski area. It has a combination of glaciers and many altitudes, there are 600km of piste, 328 downhill skiing pistes, 166 ski lifts and 2,100 snow cannons, which mean that you will have a fantastic time on the slopes.
A perfect example to call your home during your stay at this place would be the Chalet Verdet. The Chalet Verdet is located above the village of St Martin in Villarabout, that’s approximately a 2-minute journey from the ski slopes and centre of the village. This chalet was built specifically as a luxury private chalet with everything that is required of a 5-star luxury chalet in the mountains.
This chalet is capable of catering up to 12 people in its 5 ensuite bedrooms and is one of the most spacious chalets in the region. It consists of a large kitchen with all the modern features and a large living area which opens out onto a large private sun terrace with an amazing view of the valley.
Mont Blanc is the largest chalet in Chamonix and it’s truly unique. Out of all the chalet’s in the Chamonix Valley, Mont Blanc has the most. It’s situated in a land rich in history within the snow-capped mountains and woods of the region.
The Mont Blanc chalet comprises of 12 bedrooms with the most exquisitely designs making you feel special with each moment. It can hold up 26 individuals, spread over 5 floors and are all connected with an in-house lift.
It also houses its own cinema, wine cellar and other amazing facilities to keep the entertainment flowing. You can find 3 lounges to relax after a long day at the slopes, a day lounge, main lounge and cocktail lounge.
Mont Blanc also has its own swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and massage room, all on the ground floor where you can find time to relax and unwind.
The surrounding grounds of Mont Blanc are just as impressive as the interior. There you will have the opportunity to gaze at the mountainous region and wildlife the region has to offer, like chamois, deer and in some cases marmots who are a resident of the area. There is also a streaming river and waterfall near the grounds which you can enjoy a hike to. There is also a helipad which can take you to Geneva in just 20 minutes.
Overall, this is a place to visit if you’re looking for luxury chalets in Europe and it surely won’t be a disappointment, on the contrary, a time to remember for the rest of your lives.