Take one snow-covered alpine chalet, a roaring log fire, flakes softly falling on pine trees outside the window, a backdrop of soaring mountains, and a hot tub steaming on the terrace. Stir in a couple who can’t take their eyes off each other, and you have all the essential ingredients for the perfect romantic ski holiday.
Why not swap flowers and chocolates for snow and mountains this Valentine’s day, and take a ski break to remember. We have handpicked the perfect resorts for your romantic ski getaway.
Morzine is a little authentic town tucked away in the Alps, nestled between the mountains and forests. The picture-perfect Savoyard village hosts a range of traditional chalet buildings. Including shops, boutiques, bars and restaurants, as well as an outdoor ice skating rink. It hosts a number of smart wine bars with exclusive menus, in addition to some charming local restaurants for those looking for a sophisticated evening meal. You could visit the local fruitière where they make local cheeses, the weekly market, or a guided snowshoeing tour around the beautiful lake at Montriond.
Stay at the beautiful traditional yet luxurious Chalet l’Auberge, in a quiet location in Morzine.
Being one of the largest ski resorts in Austria, Kitzbuhel offers you and your partner an alternative, world-class skiing resort, version of a medieval town. With immense, cross-country skiing areas, you’ll find yourself in a dreamlike place which nothing can compare to. Apart from the amazing skiing resort it is, Kitzbuhel’s unique architecture offers a wonderful and romantic retreat for you and your significant other. If you’re looking for a combination of unique romantic sights and great skiing options, you should definitely check Kitzbuhel out.
Choose to stay at the beautiful superior Hotel Elisabeth located in the Kitzbühel Alps is only a few minutes walk from the centre of town.
Val d’Isere, France
Val d’Isere is a beautiful French ski resort, with a traditional alpine centre and surrounded by stunning mountain scenery. At the heart of the village, there is a pretty Parish church and an old town with cobbled streets. The classic alpine architecture looks particularly pretty lit up at night. Val d’Isere has an amazing range of bars and restaurants, from Michelin star dining to cosy, family-run restaurants, as well as a large number of glamorous hotels and chalets. The ski area, linked with Tignes, is large and varied and well suited to all ski abilities. All of this makes Val d’Isere a lovely location for a romantic ski holiday in the French Alps.
A perfect escape to the Residence Les Chalets de Solaise including an outdoor pool and sauna.
The ski area in Fieberbrunn offers a range of ski runs including something for beginners to advanced skiers. So together you can find the perfect slopes to explore. However, Fieberbrunn also boasts an excellent range of alternative activities. The resort has a large swimming and sauna complex which is perfect for relaxing after a day’s skiing. If you are looking for you some more adventures why not try a floodlit toboggan run, ice climbing, snow rafting, sleigh rides and day trips to Salzburg.
Excellent Vaya Fieberbrunn is a modern luxury resort within walking distance of the gondola and the slopes in a wonderful location, perfect for your romantic getaway.
If you are looking for elegant luxury then why not try the Vaya Resorts? At the heart of the Austrian Alps divided across six ski resorts, each unique Vaya offers you a unique luxury experience.