Located in the Swiss canton of Valais, with 412km of pistes in Les 4 Vallées (The Four Valleys) at your disposal, W Verbier is the perfect place for skiers. Rooms have views across the mountains and guests can easily get around using the 92 ski lifts.
Rooms are approximately 36sqm (48sqm for family rooms), have a cosy modern chalet style environment, and every room as it own balcony and climate control. Suites measure between 55 and 184sqm and are equipped with their own private saunas. The two to four-bedroom Residences offer up to 249sqm of space and are an ideal home away from home for a larger group or family.
Dining options at W Verbier include: Arola, offering a mix of Spanish and Swiss flavours form chef Sergi Arola in a chic setting; Eat-Hola Tapas Bar, with its Spanish bistro setting and serving local produce with a Spanish flare; W Café, serving light snacks and coffee to help warm up between ski sessions, as well as premium beers and a selection of wines to unwind with. Bar options include: Off Piste, the open air snow bar, which serves ice-cold beer and signature cocktails; Carve, which offers cocktails and champagne in a nightclub setting; and the Living Room, which serves up inventive cocktails accompanied by incredible views of the Swiss Alps.
With 412km of pistes to explore, skiing is the main leisure activity on offer at Verbier, though during the summer hiking, golfing and paragliding all make Verbier a popular destination year round.
110 minutes (160km) by car From Geneva International Airport (GVA). Helicopter transfer also available from Helialps
November - May
We checked in last winter for a review of W hotels' first alpine experience. And guess what, it's absolutely worth the trip! The modern design blends in nicely with lots of wooden decor and a few Swiss icons such as a red private safe.
The food is exceptionally good, too!
We published our review including video on http://travelmemo.com/europe/switzerland/w-hotel-verbier-swiss-ski-resort
Enjoy the trip!