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Last updated: 10 November, 2022
Expert travel writer: Dana Facaros

High in the Sierra Nevada, surrounded by majestic mountain views, this chic woodsy Nordic-style hotel offers high altitude glamour.

Perfect for active visitors, it offers a range of ski packages (including lessons for beginners), with direct access to over 40 pistes and a seductive apres ski scene in its cosy bar.

Even if you don’t ski, you can dive into the Sierra Nevada’s only open-air, heated pool, then bask on the sun deck, or go for a deep massage in the spa, sink into the deep cushions of the leather sofas by the open fire in the lounge with a perfectly mixed cocktail, then drink in the surrounding beauty over a gourmet meal.

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Key facilities

Airport transfers*
Beach: None
Fitness centre
Fitness classes
Golf course
Hot tub
Kids club
: On-site *
Pool (adults only)
Pool (indoor)
Pool (outdoor)
Pool (kids)
Tennis courts
WiFi: Free

Food & drink

All inclusive
Kids menu
Restaurant on-site
Self catering

Ski facilities

Close to lift
Ski in ski out
Shuttle to slopes
Ski rentals onsite
Additional charge

Room types


Room facilities

Air conditioning
Flat screen TV
Jacuzzi (private)
Pool (private)
Tea & coffee making facilities

Bedding options

2+ bedrooms
3+ beds
Connecting rooms
Rollaway/sofa bed

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