Dolomites Ski Holidays
Situated in the southern Alps in the north of Italy the UNESCO Heritage site of the Dolomites was originally formed as coral barriers and now reaches extraordinary heights of up to 3,000m. With Italian hospitality, innumerable good value mountain restaurants that serve exceptional food, great skiing and spectacular views this is a great location for a variety of winter sports for all the family.
The main ski area is known as the Dolomiti Superski and with access to 12 ski resorts including San Cassiano and Val Gardena through a network of 460 lifts and 760 miles of ski runs, including the famous Sella Ronda.
A modern lift infrastructure ensures rapid access to the slopes, where there is enough variety to keep beginners through to experts happy for well more than a week. The area is famed for its great value mountain restaurants, serving some of the finest food you'll find anywhere. And like everywhere in Italy, children are especially welcomed.
Further west, the Brenta Dolomites are home to the glitzy resort of Madonna di Campiglio, with a ski area of 57 lifts and 150km of lifts.
Aside from skiing, the Dolomites offers some of the most beautiful settings for those who enjoy cross country skiing, excursions with mountain guides, snow shoeing, ice climbing or simply sledging.
The climate in the Dolomites is a typical alpine microclimate - with overnight temperatures dipping well below freezing. Excellent snowmaking facilities help maintain its excellent snow record throughout the season. Approximately 100 days of bluebird days of sunshine between December and March is the norm!
Hotel Ciasa Salares
With a fabulous location close to the slopes in the heart of the Dolomites, this family-run hotel is a superb choice for foodies and families, with its first class dining options and easy access to the slopes.
The magnificent family run Gardena Grödnerhof Hotel in Val Gardena is metres from the village, with direct access to the Dolomiti Superski area and some of Italy's finest skiing. Enjoy award winning service, an incredible Spa and delicious cuisine.
Rosa Alpina is a charming hotel located in the quaint village of San Cassiano in the Dolomites. With fabulous restaurants, one of which has 3 Michelin stars, a wonderful spa and beautiful rooms it is a perfect haven to return to after a day on the slopes.
Chalet Zeno, Rosa Alpina
Part of the Rosa Alpina Hotel & Spa, Chalet Zeno is a luxury apartment with full hotel services. Stylishly designed, and overlooking the beautiful village of San Cassiano and the majestic Dolomites, it's ideal for families and friends. Sleeps up to 7.
Adler Mountain Lodge
Alpe di Siusi, South Tyrol, Italy
Truly a gem in the stunningly beautiful Dolomites, the Adler Mountain Lodge, takes luxury and style to new heights. Set on a plateau with extraordinary views, the Lodge promises uncompromising Tyrolean hospitality and charm, together with fabulous skiing.
Madonna di Campiglio, Dolomites, Italy
An authentic Tyrolean hotel in Madonna di Campiglio, the Biohotel Hermitage looks over the majestic Dolomites, priding itself on its gourmet cuisine and excellent service. Family-run and bio-architecturally designed it offers a friendly, welcoming stay.
Lagacio Mountain Residence
San Cassiano, Dolomites, Italy
Nestled in San Cassiano in the heart of the Dolomites, the Lagació Hotel Mountain Residence is a unique eco-style ski hotel, ideal for families or groups looking for a more independent ski holiday, or to indulge in the gastronomic delights of the area.
Alpe di Siusi, South Tyrol, Italy
An architecturally stunning hotel, the 5* Alpina Dolomites enjoys one of the most spectacular locations in the Alpe di Siusi. Right on the slopes it offers direct access to the Sella Ronda and some of the finest skiing in Italy's South Tyrol.
Corvara, Dolomites, Italy
Located in the heart of Corvara ski area in the Dolomites, the Col Alto is a traditional and family friendly hotel with easy access to the Dolomiti Superski and the Sella Ronda ski areas. It features a large wellness area and swimming pool.
$1,300per person per week
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