Powder Retreats 2012

What is Powder Retreats?

Launched in 2009, this unique, niche, coffee table book is aimed at the world’s highest spending skiers.

Showcasing the most luxurious and unusual ski accommodation, Powder Retreats has featured hotels, chalets and even mountain pods from every corner of the skiing world from Canada to Lebanon.

Powder Retreats is distributed to a truly global audience, 35,000 copies through 3,500 world class locations in 15 countries, from 1st Class Airline lounges around the world, to Penthouse Suites in the finest city hotels across europe, private chauffeur companies to corporate headquarters, we strive to reach the very best.

Edited by Patrick Thorne, listed as ‘One of 20 people to know in skiing’ by The Times, having skied some 250 ski resorts the world over, no other could edit such a publication. He says “The hotels and chalets you will find in Powder Retreats go that extra mile to make your stay simply unforgettable…”

Luxury Ski Accommodation


Dedeman Palandoken
Mt Palandöken

Mount Palandöken is a wonder of nature rising next to the authentic charm of Erzurum, one of the biggest cities in Eastern Anatolia. Favored by snow-enthusiasts as ...


InterContinental Resort Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgadener Land

Blending harmoniously into its natural environs, InterContinental Berchtesgaden Resort lies 1,000 metres (3,281 feet) above sea level on Eckerbichl. Views of the Alps stretch in every direction, ...


Ferme de Montagne
Portes du Soleil

A traditional farmhouse very much in the romantic Alpine style transformed to offer utterly luxurious comfort and fine cuisine, Ferme de Montagne provides ...


Les Cerniers

Nestled in the charming village of Les Cerniers, surrounded by a blanket of glistening white snow and panoramic mountain views, Whitepod offers an unforgettable experience in the ...