Posts Tagged ‘ski’

Liz Berman’s off-piste Verbier

Liz Berman’s off-piste Verbier

Liz Berman, founder of CK Verbier, has been skiing on Verbier’s slopes for the past twenty years and knows the chicest chalets, the best places to refuel and the most stylish skiwear shops. (more…)

Dont try this at home

Dont try this at home

Every televised sporting event seems to incite an optimistic ‘I could do that’ attitude in the nation. The World Cup has us out in the park with a football, throwing ourselves round like the next Ronaldo. (more…)

The Manhattan snow scene

The Manhattan snow scene

It takes more than a blizzard to put some of us off a rooftop bar. Particularly when it’s got an ivy-covered roof over the top of it, plus heaters, and fairy lights, and throws some of the best parties on the Upper West Side

Hudson Lodge is a chic alpine-style bar inspired by the ski resort of Mont Tremblant, and it has been installed on the roof of New York’s boutique Hudson Hotel for the winter, opening Wednesday 14 November 2012. (more…)

Michelin-starred chef heads to Zermatt for ski season

Michelin-starred chef heads to Zermatt for ski season

Exclusive ski chalet The Lodge in Zermatt is set to welcome Michelin-starred chef Gerry Kirwan, who will be cooking for guests over the coming ski season.

The luxury chalet – which belongs to Zermatt specialists Mountain Exposure – will see Kirwan cooking gourmet dinners and breakfasts for groups of up to 10, from the end of November until the end of the season. (more…)

Ski and spa in Tuscany’s chic new hotel

Ski and spa in Tuscany’s chic new hotel

The Fingen Group, the designers behind the incredible Four Seasons Hotel Florence, have created a new hotel of extraordinary beauty high up in the Tuscan Apennines. Opening in time for the ski season, Val di Luce Spa Resort, in the heart of Tuscany, will be the hottest accommodation on the slopes. (more…)

Ski in private

Ski in private

The ultra-luxurious Tschuggen Grand Hotel in Arosa is offering something a little different to its guests this ski season – their very own private ski slope.

Exclusive to hotel guests only, the private mountain special offer is available to skiers on 27 November – the first Saturday of the ski season – and will ensure guests avoid the usual ski lift queues. (more…)

Ski with an Olympian at the 2010 Games

Ski with an Olympian at the 2010 Games

Avid skiers are being given the chance to ‘Ski with an Olympian’ at the heart of the 2010 Olympic Games by Four Seasons Resort Whistler.

Whistler is the setting of the Alpine skiing events at the Games hosted by Vancouver 12-28 February, and the Four Seasons’ exclusive three-night package offers guests the opportunity to hit the slopes with current and former Olympians. (more…)

Catch the last of the winter snow

Catch the last of the winter snow

Ski aficionados will be delighted to hear that there are some great spring-time packages around at the moment, with fantastic offers on skiing holidays to be had right up until May. (more…)

Ritz-Carlton Highlands opens tomorrow in Northstar-at-Tahoe

Ritz-Carlton Highlands opens tomorrow in Northstar-at-Tahoe

The Ritz-Carlton Highlands at Lake Tahoe, which opens tomorrow, will bring intimate five-star luxury to the Californian ski resort of Northstar-at-Tahoe.

With 170 guest rooms and 48 private residences, the hotel is the first resort to be built in the Lake Tahoe area for a long time and promises to put it back in the spotlight for stylish skiers. (more…)

Four Seasons arrives in Vail

Four Seasons arrives in Vail

One of the world’s top ski resorts, Vail is set to welcome a new luxury hotel – the Four Seasons Vail Resort, which will open its doors this winter.

Perfect for those who want to enjoy the upcoming ski season, the new resort is located right in the heart of Vail Village. (more…)

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