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

Grand Park

Grand Park
Bad Hofgastein

A place for connoisseurs. An oasis of relaxation and well-being. A unique ambience and cosy atmosphere. On this website we'll lead you into the dream holiday land ...

Chalet de la Cloche

Chalet de la Cloche
Val d’Isère Valley

Chalet de la Cloche is situated in the heart of Les Brévières, one of seven villages that make up what is often considered to be one of ...


Lenk, Simmental

Lenk is an old spa resort that’s not well known outside Switzerland, but has been welcoming winter tourists for more than a century, and skiers since the ...

Central Spa Solden

Central Spa Holden

Welcome to the luxurious Central Spa Hotel Sölden, the 5-star wellness hotel in Tyrol with an extra-special, friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Come and experience a spa and ...