For a luxury family holiday, you’d struggle to find anything better than hitting the slopes for an adrenaline fuelled week away. European ski resorts are world renowned for having some of the most exhilarating slopes and truly breathtaking scenery, so we have compiled a list of some of the most popular destinations, which all have some truly awe-inspiring chalets to match the resort’s high standards.
Gstaad; think glamour and Swiss charm. In this celebrity hotspot, you can expect luxurious shops and Michelin star restaurants. Not only is it a great place to live your best boujee life, but its characteristic pedestrianised centre is a delight for families to experience the traditional Swiss lifestyle. There are plenty of ski schools in the area, perfect for inexperienced skiers to get involved or for those who want to refine their skills., For the adrenaline junkies in your family, mountain trains are available to take you to a range of black slopes for the ultimate octane fuelled adventure. After a hard day of skiing, there are many family-friendly ski areas with snow parks and toboggan runs on hand to round off your family’s day before heading back to your grand lodge.
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Kitzbuehel is considered by many to be the skiing pedigree, a magical medieval town offering fresh powder slopes in abundance. Situated in the picturesque Austrian Alps, this ski resort is one to remember. It’s known for its ski resorts, which have drawn countless celebrities to the area for years, making it the perfect standard for your next lavish trip to the slopes.
One factor which makes this resort so popular with families is its accessibility. Skiers can ski in and out of town, offering HUGE relief for those who dread lugging their ski’s up and down mountains, especially with little ones in tow.
Les Gets, France
This charismatic town offers stunning views from the slopes, with Mont Blanc and Lake Geneva just some of the extraordinary landscapes on offer.
With some truly staggering chalets decorating its mountains, Les Gets ticks all the boxes for families wanting a taste of luxury on their skiing holiday. The world class skiing resort offers a range of slopes for families of experienced skiers to those beginning their passion. Not only this, but after a long day of skiing, there are plenty of restaurants available, ranging from family friendly establishments to Michelin starred escapes. For the extra special touch to adorn your visit, why not try paragliding or even hot air ballooning to make your trip memorable (and make your friends at home even more jealous!)
Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy
Cortina d’Ampezzo is a popular destination for families, and for a good reason. The resort has a wide range of ski runs that cater to different levels of skiers, from beginners to experts. There are also numerous restaurants in Cortina d’Ampezzo, so if you’re hungry after skiing, you’ll be spoiled for choice!
There you have it! For luxury family ski vacation destinations, it would be hard to beat a trip to these European resorts, offering much more than your average ski holiday. With plenty of activities and entertainment options, you won’t have any trouble keeping everyone entertained while they’re away from home, and with some genuinely breathtaking chalets available at each, your taste of luxury is closer than you think.