The Alpine Luxury Chalets Blog


Established in 1992 we are a leading specialist ski holiday travel agency in the UK dedicated to finding the right ski holiday for you whatever your requirements. We specialise in finding luxury chalets for our clients but we also know many of Europe's best luxury ski hotels so are happy to help whatever your requirements may be. The aim of this Blog is to bring you topical and newsworthy postings with regards the luxury ski holiday market place across the Alps.

All blogs tagged 'Luxury Catered Chalets'

  • Gourmet food chalets

    Posted on November 23, 2015 by Simon Hoskyns

    Luxury chalets with gourmet food
    The arrival of chalets with delicious food us a natural progression in the growth of the luxury chalet market. Back in the 1980's it was very easy to get a job cooking and hosting in a catered chalets as a 'chalet girl'. Back then it was enough that you simply came from a 'nice' background, were well educated and had helped mummy prepare a few dinner parties at home. However, this was not much of
  • When Is a luxury chalet really a luxury chalet?

    Posted on September 01, 2015 by Earl Knudsen

    Luxury Chalet Uberhaus, Lech
    The word luxury is often tossed around our industry like confetti at a wedding.   One of the main reasons for this is that there is no official star rating within the chalet market, which simply means   each chalet owner and operator decide themselves what star level a particular chalet is attributed. The outcome of which is very unsatisfactory as a 4 star rating for one typ
  • Owner operated luxury ski chalets

    Posted on November 11, 2013 by Earl Knudsen

    Luxury chalet St Martin De Belleville
    There are so many compelling reasons to choose a luxury ski chalet that is owner run - Owners are generally more mature in age and outlook. Owners are more professional. Owners have a vested interest in making sure your holiday is a great success, as they want you to not only go home and tell all your friends but they want you back! Owners live in the resort and have the ins
  • Luxury chalets to make your friends tres jealous

    Posted on April 22, 2013 by Alice Dalton

    Luxury chalets to make your friends tres jealous
    Ever wanted to be drinking champagne instead of boxed wine; eating lobster instead of dry chicken and having a team of staff to cater to your every whim instead of one gap year student rushed off their feet? Don’t we all! Well… it’s not as far off as you think, there are several chalets that tick all the boxes in 5 star Luxury but won’t cost you the earth and here are jus
  • The Finest Luxury Ski Chalets

    Posted on October 23, 2012 by Simon Hoskyns

    The finest luxury ski chalets
    Ten years ago chalets with all ‘en-suite bathrooms’ were introduced to the market and considered as the new benchmark to define a property as one of the finest luxury ski chalets in the Alps . Soon after that the first chalets with hot tubs arrived on the scene and this became the new ‘tick box’ to identify a luxurious chalet. However, markets move and develop quickly &nd