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 Hotel Bellevue

If your expectations are rather high, then you’ve come to the right place: we’re not only a Grand Hotel but also a design hotel, golf hotel and ...


Hotel Klosterbräu

The luxurious five-star Hotel Klosterbräu and spa, in the quintessentially Tirolean village of Seefeld (20 minutes from Innsbruck, 11⁄2 hours from Munich) exudes a ...

Fairmont Banff Springs

The Fairmont
Banff Springs

The Fairmont Banff Springs stands as a world-renowned symbol of Canadian hospitality. Located in Banff National Park, its blend of opulence and ...


The Nevaï Hotel

With state-of-the-art architecture, inspired by mountain life, this Design Hotel is located at the hub of Verbier life. A place of physical and spiritual contentment and happiness, ...