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

Les Rives D’Argentière

An exclusive hamlet of four beautiful chalets, officially rated 5★, which combine luxury and modernity in a calm environment, Les Rives d’Argentière is ...

Mirador Kempinski
Lake Geneva

Located in Mont Pèlerin on vineyard rich foot hills between Lausanne and Montreux, among the verdant Chardonne grape vineyards and wooded paths on Lake Geneva’s shore. With ...

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 ...

Royal Ruka

The guest-house style Hotel Royal Ruka is a hotel of unique hospitality. Royal Ruka is a high-class option for conferences or business meetings and holiday guests. Our ...