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Nothing says ‘luxury’ in the winter time like skiing. This famous sport was first revealed by aristocrats and celebrity film stars. At Wonder List we don’t like anything ordinary, that’s why we bring you the most glamorous places to be in this skiing season. The most relaxing spa treatments, dazzling atmosphere on the streets, irresistible restaurants, crazy shopping – all this is waiting for you. Well now that we convinced you to invest some time, we will help you to decide where to spend it!
The Chedi Andermatt, Andermatt, Switzerland
The Chedi Andermatt is the perfect ski resort in the Swiss mountains. It combines Swiss hospitality tradition with Asian elegance. It boasts more than 200 fireplaces, an indoor and outdoor pool, features a 2,400-square-metre wellness and spa area, comprising a fitness centre, a hot tub, a steam bath and a sauna.
In addition to skiing you will have a choice to do several other activities, such as hiking, cycling and cross-country skiing can be enjoyed in the area. Bicycles and electronic bicycles can also be rented at The Chedi Andermatt and an exclusive ski- and sports butler service is available.
From 800 pounds per night BOOK HERE
Gstaad Palace, Gstaad, Switzerland
This luxury hotel in Switzerland opened its doors on 8 December 1913. The privileged location with breathtaking view, the glamorous ambience in every single corner, the warm hospitality of the entire Palace team – this hotel is unique, there’s no question about it. But this gem gets its special glamour from its guests. The third generation of the Scherz family welcomes national and international guests. Benefit from luxurious advantages with Gstaad Special packages.
Gstaad offers you a whole variety of shopping opportunities: elegant boutiques and international flagship stores await you here alongside professional sports shops and elegant jewellery stores.
Winter sports fans really get their money’s worth in Gstaad. Kilometres of ski slopes as well as the unique glacier skiing area in the Bernese Oberland ensure plenty of fun in the snow. Gstaad is also one of the top three cross-country skiing areas in Switzerland and is considered to be the ultimate paradise for sledding fans and freeriders.
From 750 pounds per night BOOK HERE
Badrutt’s Palace, St. Moritz, Switzerland
The history of Badrutt’s Palace Hotel fascinates everyone. Tradition and innovation melt into a stunning backdrop. It is the magic of this hotel that keeps guests coming back again and again. That indescribable feeling when you step into the Grand Hall. Be enchanted, far away from everyday life.
St. Moritz’s local mountain is the famous Corviglia, a ski area ideal for everyone, including families with children. Badrutt’s Palace Hotel offers a free transfer to the valley station, making the area even more appealing to guests.
Stimulate your senses, restore your balance and enhance the state of your wellbeing, here at the spa of Badrutt’s Palace spa in St. Moritz. Completely offline, dive into the Infinity-Pool – or the Engadin mountain scenery. Enjoy simplicity, with a ‘wow’ factor.
From 850 pounds per night BOOK HERE
The Raffl’s St Antoner, St. Anton, Austria
The Raffl’s St Antoner Hof is the only centrally located 5-star in this exceptional ski resort. The luxurious rooms and suites, as well as the hotel′s spa and restaurant are traditional and cosy with the odd modern twist. Many of the rooms and suites contain fireplaces and open-plan bathrooms.
What sets the St Antoner Hof apart from the other 5-star hotels of the Arlberg is its relaxed yet proficient service. They combine traditional values with modern comfort, saturating the ambiance with warmth, sophistication and surprising sass. Antique objects are matched with colourful design pieces as if they were made for one another. Even if St Antoner Hof seems peculiar sometimes, they never lose sight of their genuine Tyrolean hospitality.
The hotel’s two luxury vehicles will be on hand to pick you up and drop you off should you want to run to the lifts or a local restaurant. Throughout the hotel the staff will endeavour to ensure that your stay is both memorable and stress-free.
From 800 pounds per night BOOK HERE
Hotel Auriga, Lech am Arlber, Austria
A winter holiday at Hotel Auriga in Lech am Arlberg is as awesome as it gets. Not just because Arlberg is the cradle of alpine skiing, or because Austria’s largest connection ski region, but also because it is the home of the highest level of hospitality. Not to mention one of the biggest spas in Lech is waiting for you in the house run by the Strolz family. And because gourmets will go into rhapsodies. Be wowed in every minute of your holiday.
From 700 pounds per night BOOK HERE