Rockpool Lodge - Thredbo Village, Australia
Recently crowned Australia’s Best Ski Chalet 2013, the elegant Rockpool Lodge offers luxury accommodation in a favorite setting among the snow-topped mountains of Thredbo Village, the country’s foremost ski resort. Conveniently located within easy reach of the ski slopes and spread on three floors, the property welcomes its guests with peaceful and fashionable interiors that exude charming mountain ambience. Another top feature is the bright spacious open-plan area at the ground floor, with its fully-equipped kitchen and classy lounge, where you can dine, socialize with your friends or just relax by the roaring fireplace.
The Villa Ski Lodge - Are, Sweden
Part of the exquisite Copperhill Mountain Lodge in the Are ski region of Sweden, The Villa is a luxurious log cabin with topnotch facilities and sensational views of the Jämtland Mountains. Sleeping up to 16 guests, this private chalet oozes glamorous alpine charm, without loosing anything in terms of comfort and intimacy. Stylish furnishings, sophisticated interior design by Anemone Wille Våge, tailored services and an ambience of warmth and luxury blend to create one of the hippest and most exclusive ski lodges in Sweden.
Kookaburra Lodge - Sun Peaks, Canada
Conveniently located in Sun Peaks, one of Canada’s finest alpine villages, Kookaburra Lodge consists of a lovely collection of spacious, individually designed apartments with kitchenette, fireplaces and jaw-dropping views of the surrounding mountains. Moreover, this European-style apartment complex with ski-in/ski-out and hotel facilities has its own restaurant and full-service spa center.
Bourbon Ridge Retreat - Hocking Hills, OH, USA
Family friendly, delightfully secluded and tastefully designed, Bourbon Ridge Retreat provides its guests with maximum comfort, privacy and relaxation in 7 wonderful bedrooms, only 10-20 minutes from the attractions of Hocking Hills. In addition to its cozy rooms appointed with custom-made furniture and high-quality line bedding, the lodge features an elegant living room, a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, theatre and recreation rooms, as well as a truly enchanting outdoor pool area.
berge - Aschau im Chiemgau, Germany
Situated in the charming mountain town of Aschau, in Bavaria, Germany, berge is a former 17th century bakery now converted into a sustainable self-catering alpine guesthouse. Designed by award-winning local artist Nils Holger Moorman, the lodge features 16 unique apartments, a lovely library, private kitchen, sauna and a spacious sun terrace. The décor is rustic and minimalist, but exceptionally well done, encouraging guests to relax, unwind and interact with each other.
Solitaire Lodge - Rotorua, New Zealand
Exclusively located on the picturesque shores of Lake Tarawera, in Rotorua, New Zealand, Solitaire Lodge is a one-of-a-kind retreat where nature meets luxury living. Ideal for both adventure and relaxing holidays, the lodge offers 10 recently refurbished suites, fine dining and a vast array of outdoor activities. All rooms enjoy splendid lake views and tasteful interiors with an atmosphere of calm and serenity.
Vuyani Safari Lodge - South Africa
One of the finest and most exquisite safari lodges in South Africa, Vuyani Safari Lodge offers five elegantly appointed suites, high-quality cuisine and unparalleled exclusivity. The lodge’s highlight, however, is the outstanding scenery and wildlife that surrounds it. Idyllically located in the Moditlo Private Game Reserve, next to the world-famous Kruger National Park, it’s no wonder guests at the lodge have countless adventure opportunities to choose from, including all-in game drives, river cruises, hot-air ballooning, scenic tours, elephant encounters, golf and more.