Our little black book’ of luxury ski chalets features the ‘creme de la creme’ of the luxury ski rental market. But what makes an ultra luxury ski chalet holiday?
Luxury ski chalets have evolved to become more unique, more stylish and more luxurious, so year on year the bar is being set higher and higher. From designer furniture to one-off art pieces, to the kind of facilities you would expect to find in a 5-star hotel, these chalets bring a whole new standard of excellence on an impressive scale. Think of them as ‘Super Yachts in the snow’.
We have selected our favourite luxury chalets available to rent in the Alps, which are the luxury alpine homes for the rich and famous. These properties are so much more than just a Luxury Ski Chalet, one might call them the ‘Ultimate’ in Luxury Ski Chalets.
Easily considered one of the most luxurious chalets in Europe, everything at Chalet Edelweiss has been designed to WOW its guests. This Ski-in/ski-out Courchevel chalet has a 14-meter pool that wouldn’t look out of place in a luxury hotel, a spa complete with a waterfall, a Hamman and a dedicated relaxation area, plus a nightclub that can fit up to 100 people, and a private cinema. Not to mention the library and games room with billiard table. It is a leader of the most expensive ski chalets in Courchevel 1850. At a massive 3,000m² this ultimate luxury ski chalet doesn’t disappoint, with eight beautifully finished bedroom suites for up to 16 guests.
With modern world-class amenities within a prestigious and historic building, Chalet La Maison has quickly become one of the most sought-after chalets in Morzine. Dating back to 1749, La Maison had been in the same French family for at least six generations. Stepping inside you will discover a sumptuous mountain home that provides guests with the most comfortable, luxury living experience including a spa, pool, fitness studio, a professional open plan kitchen, sumptuous dining area, relaxing lounges and a cinema snug.
Set in a premium location, close to all that Courchevel 1850 has to offer, and most importantly to the slopes and ski lifts, Chalet Les Bruxellois is a one-of-a-kind luxury chalet that others strive to match. Nothing has been spared when designing this luxury chalet – opulence comes as a standard. Not only is there a huge wellness area including a gym, a relaxation area with a massage room, and a beautiful spa area with a swimming pool, sauna, Hammam and Nordic bath, but there is also a games room with billiards, table football, an Air Hockey table and a bar. The facilities don’t stop here, outside on the large terrace there are further wellness options with a barrel sauna and outdoor Nordic hot tub.
This Estate is Verbier’s most extraordinary lifestyle retreat, with over 1,500m2 of residence, the estate ensures you can immerse yourself in complete relaxation. Comprising of two super luxury chalets and a self-contained staff chalet, The Estate sits in an enviable position just about the village of Verbier. Connected by a small courtyard the estate ensures you can immerse yourself in complete relaxation and offers one of the most luxurious in-chalet spa experiences in the Alps. There are two swimming pools, waterfalls, indoor and outdoor hot tubs, saunas, hammams, a private gym and numerous treatment rooms where expert pampering can be provided in complete privacy. Plus, there are two impressive wine caves, cinema rooms, and a games room.
Sitting 200m above the world-renowned ski resort of Cervinia, La Fenice is a totally unique alpine luxury experience. 360-degree mountain views; no neighbours and total privacy. Spanning six floors, this luxury chalet has seven bedrooms, a 10m indoor pool, private cinema and a team of five staff to ensure guests never have to lift a finger. Two chauffeur-driven Land Rovers are on hand to take guests around the resort, and you can easily arrive in style thanks to the helipad on site.
Comprised of two sumptuous chalets, boasting incredible interiors that rival their exceptional views Ultima Crans-Montana is designed for complete privacy and absolute intimacy. Rented together, these two luxury chalets create an exclusive, intimate resort. Providing all the supplementary bespoke services of a 5-star superior hotel, this luxury chalet benefits from a monumental spa covering 1,000m2, an in-house chef and attentive dedicated staff, and a high-tech cinema.
Situated at 1,660m altitude in Oberlech surrounded by the world-famous Arlberg massif mountains and a breathtaking landscape, Chalet N proves that luxury knows no bounds with a footprint of 1,800 square metres. The bulletproof glass offers a hint at the calibre of guests staying here and it’s easy to see why the rich & famous choose Chalet N. Described as 6-star, this 9-bedroom chalet has overlooked nothing, starting with a welcome massage on arrival. A swimming pool with mood lighting, lit by crystal chandeliers, plus a gym, saunas, salt-cave steam bath and ice fountain make up the wellness offering.
Located in the Beverly Hills” of Zermatt, Chalet White Pearl is in a prime spot, in Zermatt’s only ski-in ski-out district, Winkelmatten. This ultra-lux chalet is unique in Zermatt in that it is the only free-standing chalet with a swimming pool. With four staff at your service, you could be forgiven for thinking that White Pearl is a boutique hotel, rather than a ski chalet.
We have a whole host of fabulous ultimate Luxury Ski Chalets on our website available to rent across the Alps, so please do not hesitate to get in touch. Our team are always waiting with plenty of knowledge and inspiration to help you organise your dream ultra-luxury chalet holiday.