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

Hotel l'Aigle des Nieges

Hotel l’Aigle des Neiges
Val d’Isère

Situated in the very heart of the old village of Val d’Isère at 1850m, hotel L’Aigle des neiges is a great location for skiing, sitting just 50m ...

Royal Ruka

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 ...

Le Westin Resort and Spa Tremblant

Le Westin Resort & Spa
Mont Tremblant Resort

Intimate, four-season resort in the beautiful village of Tremblant with world-famous downhill skiing, golf, hiking trails and water sports. Our elegantly decorated rooms and suites feature wood ...


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 ...