Are you looking for the best ski resorts for couples or a ski honeymoon? An active ski holiday can be just as romantic as the traditional city break that many couples opt for. From stunning mountain scenery to luxury accommodation with the best spa facilities and delicious cuisine, a ski trip is ideal for a picture-perfect getaway. Many of the hotels we offer have incredible facilities and are located in the best resorts that also offer plenty of activities. We have a range of hotels in romantic ski resorts across Europe and North America. Perfect for couples to be literally swept off their feet. Discover them for yourself below.
Italian charm, rooms with mountain views and located in central Cortina, Hotel Ambra is an ideal base to experience the area. Cortina itself is known as the ‘Queen of the Dolomites’ and is more of a small ski town than a ski resort, with excellent restaurants including some with Michelin stars and access to over 660 pistes in the Dolomiti Superski area.
The five-star L’Alpaga Hotel in Megève is just five minutes by car from the centre of town. The hotel has an excellent wellness centre with a dark stone pool, Hamman, hot tub and treatment cabins. It’s the perfect hotel for couples to unwind after a day on the slopes. The ski resort has a traditional French village charm making it a must-visit romantic ski resort, from horse-drawn carriage rides to romantic walks. Couples can also experience the location where Audrey Hepburn falls for Cary Grant in the film ‘Charade’.
The world-famous hotel of Fairmont Banff Springs is an impressive landmark, appearing more like a fairy-tale castle in the forest than a hotel. It has impressive facilities including 12 restaurants and a Willow Stream Spa. Banff National Park has stunning mountain scenery – a fantastic backdrop for a romantic ski break or a ski honeymoon.
The luxury Vestlia Resort is located in the heart of Geilo. The award-winning adults-only spa makes it perfect for a couples break. Geilo also offers other Scandinavian activities aside from skiing. Following a day’s skiing, try dog sledding or horse-drawn sleigh riding. You may even get the chance to see the Northern Lights. This is a unique choice if you’re looking for a romantic ski resort with a twist.
Champoluc is one of our favourite ski resorts for couples. For those looking for a private and secluded break, the stunning Hotellerie de Mascognaz is only accessible by skidoo because it’s tucked away in the heart of the mountains. Many of the rooms have wooden beams and log fires and there’s also a fantastic underground spa for guests to enjoy.
Courmayeur is a fantastic ski resort set at the base of Mont Blanc within the Aosta Valley. Hotel Le Massif is an exceptional winter retreat for couples; submerging its guests into a feeling of grandeur and a hassle-free environment. The hotel boasts multiple restaurants, a fashionable bar, two incredible terraces offering panoramic views and a magnificent spa to wind down in after a hard day skiing.
These residences at The Little Nell offer ski-in ski-out access and complete privacy. Each of the 26 guest homes has its own private facilities making it ideal for a ski honeymoon. The Element 47 bar is the perfect place for wining and dining and The Oasis is the world’s first on-mountain champagne bar. Couples can enjoy both a glass of champagne and the alpine views together.
Hotel Romantik‘s name certainly says it all in terms of romance. Alpbach is known as being Austria’s most beautiful village so it has rightly earned its place as one of our most romantic ski resorts. This hotel has award-winning cuisine, as well as special activities including free wine tasting, fondue nights and torchlight walks.
Andermatt is a hidden gem and one of the best ski resorts for couples or a ski honeymoon. The Chedi Andermatt is a five-star hotel with luxurious touches for couples to experience. These include a 6,000 bottle wine cellar, bespoke cheese room, a world-class spa and two gourmet restaurants. The hotel also offers special couples retreat packages.
The Hotel Portetta oozes luxury throughout with excellent spa facilities and Angela Hartnett’s Cucina Angelina restaurant based at the hotel. Close by is Aquamotion – the largest mountain waterpark in Europe, with a wellness and spa area and aqua sports facilities. Courchevel is ideal for those looking for a romantic ski resort with the option to take part in plenty of other activities.
To find out more about the best romantic ski resorts and hotels, view our couples ski holidays here or speak to our experts on 0207 471 7700.