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

Chalet Fourmiliere

Chalet Fourmiliere

Chalet Fourmiliere in Morzine is a boutique, owner-run, catered ski chalet, which is quickly gaining a reputation as a gastro-chalet. When you stay here your every need ...

Kempinski Grand Hotel

Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains
St. Moritz

No matter what room you decide for: all rooms reflect uncomplicated luxury, stylish class and state-of-the-art technology - whether you relax in a Resort double room, romp ...


The Arrabelle

Treat yourself to the ultimate luxury resort experience at The Arrabelle at Vail Square in Vail, Colorado just once and you’ll want to return again and again. ...

The Whiteface Lodge

The Whiteface Lodge
Whiteface Mountain

The Whiteface Lodge, a Lake Placid Resort, was envisioned as a return to the grandeur of the "Great Camps" of the Adirondacks with the luxury amenities of ...