There is nothing better to banish the winter blues then with a quick ski holiday to the slopes. Whether you’re looking for a quick getaway or planning for a late-season ski holiday, we’ve rounded up some of the best alpine retreats so you can get your alpine fix #TeamCoco style.
The Little Nell, Aspen Snowmass, USA
For those looking to splash out and travel a little further afield for their ski holiday this spring, The Little Nell Hotel in Aspen, provides a fabulous location for a bucket-list style trip to the slopes.
The stunning 5-star property, which is located right beside the piste, is a ski-in ski-out property that takes you straight out to the Aspen mountainside. Offering 92 individually designed guest rooms including 11 suites and 3 signature suites. Each room in the hotel is designed to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible with its cosy atmosphere and luxury in-room amenities. The hotel also has several spa facilities for guests to take advantage of while enjoying the mountain air. Guests can soak in one of the hot tubs or dip in the outdoor pool to unwind after a day on the slopes.
HOW: Ski Solutions offers a seven-night stay at The Little Nell Hotel on a room only basis from £2,770pp, including accommodation, flights and transfers. Price based on two people sharing www.skisolutions.com / 020 7471 7761
Hotel Elizabeth Ischgl, Austria
Hotel Elizabeth Ischgl is a wonderful luxury ski holiday destination in the Austrian alps. Guests can enjoy the state-of-the-art spa facilities, cocktail bar, and penthouse pool, which all offer their own benefits after a long day out carving down the slopes. This ski-in ski-out hotel offers incredible views over the resort and the interiors of the hotel are finished to fine, luxury standards, with smart lounges, sleek bedrooms and walls decorated with art by 120 Austrian contemporary artists.
Club Med Alpe d’Huez, France
Alpe d’Huez is located at a high altitude making it the ideal place to enjoy a spring ski holiday. With ski-in ski-out access, swimming pools, close to green slopes and its own kids club, Club Med really is kitted out with everything guests could possibly need for a perfect ski holiday.
For novices, ski and snowboard lessons are included in the price. Club Med’s all-inclusive, stress-free set up means guests can walk through the doors of the hotel and enjoy a relaxing holiday knowing every detail of their holiday is taken care of – so you can ski with ease.
HOW: Ski Solutions offers a seven-night stay at Club Med Alpe d’Huez on an all-inclusive basis from £1,647pp, including flights, transfers, accommodation, ski pass, lessons, food and drink. www.skisolutions.com / 020 7471 7761
Hotel Schweizerhof, Saas Fee, Switzerland
Located in the in the Swiss resort of Saas Fee, Hotel Schweizerhof is a tranquil oasis for guests to escape to during a ski holiday this springtime. Lovingly called ‘The Pearl of the Alps’, the hotel boasts skiing on slopes up to 3500m high, making it ideal for a spot of late-season skiing.
The hotel’s strong emphasis on its spa and wellness offering means it’s perfect for those looking to unwind whilst enjoying all that the mountainside has to offer. The hotel’s incredible food offering has a strong wellness focus throughout the menu, but fear not, those still looking to let their hair down on holiday won’t be disappointed by the hotel’s very own Hofbar, which is complete with a glass roof and its own VINarium, which offers weekly wine tasting.
HOW: Ski Solutions offers a seven-night stay at Hotel Schweizerhof on a half-board basis from £1,349pp, including accommodation, flights and transfers. Price based on two people sharing www.skisolutions.com / 020 7471 7761
Hermitage Hotel & Spa, Cervinia, Italy
Nestled on the south side of the Matterhorn, Cervinia is one of the highest resorts in the world and enjoys ideal skiing conditions all winter, perfect for a ski holiday later in the season. The family-run Hermitage Hotel & Spa is a Relais and Chateau hotel, with rooms that offer breathtaking views of the Matterhorn/. guests can also enjoy the use of the hotel spa, which offers a host of beauty treatments, access to an indoor pool, steam, and sauna.
HOW: Ski Solutions offers a seven-night stay at Hermitage Hotel & Spa on a half-board basis from £2,425pp, including accommodation, flights and transfers. Price based on two people sharing www.skisolutions.com / 020 7471 7761