Ski areas for experts

Nearly every ski area offers a kid's area, flat practise pistes and family-friendly runs. Yet, for those who are looking for a bit of a challenge, there are often only a handful of red or black pistes, where the more experienced riders can test their technical skills.

However, there are some ski areas which offer designated expert ski terrain which is ideal for pro riders to get some serious skiing done. Be it on the Arlberg, or on the Wilde Kaiser in Austria, in the Swiss Valais or in the 3 Vallées in France - in these special areas offering powdery snow fields or steep drops, experts and pros will find themselves amongst their kind. Technical riders can access mogul pistes, highly challenging descents and great freeride terrain to burn off steam. The here presented offers include only such ski areas which provide a challenge based on the difficulty of the terrain.

Ski areas for experts
Ski areas for experts
Les 2 Alpes

Résidence L'Ours Blanc [value price] °°°°.

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 12/03/16
79% from $ 299
Spa
Brief description

Newly built in 2014, the comfortable Résidence L'Ours Blanc is located in the centre of Les Deux Alpes, directly next to the piste and approx. 100 m from the lift "Le Diable". The accommodation offers a reception and a heated indoor swimming pool, …

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Valfréjus

Les Chalets du Thabor [value price] °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 04/01/17
92% from $ 155
Low Cost
Brief description

The chalet-style residence Les Chalets du Thabor provides a fantastic view of the Savoy mountains and the resort centre with its cosy cafés and sunny terraces, which is only 200 m away. A slope passes next to the accommodation - ideal for doorstep …

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Flirsch

Hotel Pezina °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 01/14/17
85% from $ 671
Brief description

The comfortable Hotel Pezina is located in the centre of the village of Flirsch, approx. 30 m from the ski bus stop. The ski area and the famous party resort of St. Anton are approx. 13 km away and can be reached comfortably with the free ski bus 11.…

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Fieberbrunn

Hotel Hoch Tirol °°°

3 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 12/08/16
from $ 251
Brief description

The Hotel Hoch Tirol, designed in the typical regional style, is situated in the district of Lindau, about 50 m away from the piste and approx. 100 m away from the lift. Shopping opportunities can be found around 800 m away and the centre of …

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Fügen (Zillertal)

Gasthof Hoppeter °°.

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 12/11/16
79% from $ 539
Glacier
Brief description

The family-run Gasthof Hoppeter is located in centre of Fügen. The Spieljoch lift can be reached within approx. 600 m and ski bus stop is just about 100 m from the accommodation. The cosy accommodation's facilities include a reception area with …

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Hippach - Schwendau- Ramsau (Zillertal)

Hotel Alpina ***

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB PLUS
from 03/18/17
86% from $ 731
Glacier
Brief description

The family-run 3-star Hotel Alpina is located idyllically in Schwendau. The Horberg lift can be reached within approx. 900 m, the ski bus departs approx. 50 m from the accommodation. To the resort centre of Hippach, as well as to the train station …

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Hippach - Schwendau- Ramsau (Zillertal)

Alpenhotel Ramsauerhof ****

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 03/18/17
96% from $ 839
Glacier
Brief description

The comfortable 4-star Alpine Hotel Ramsauerhof is located approx. 500 m from the resort centre and approx. 2.5 km from the Horberg lift. There is a ski bus stop directly in front of the house, and you can reach the next train station of the …

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Valfréjus

Résidence La Turra [value price] °°°°.

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 01/07/17
90% from $ 215
Luxury
Brief description

The popular Résidence La Turra is one of our most beautiful residences in France and is located directly on the piste. The resort centre is only approx. 300 m away. The first-class facilities include a reception with free Wi-Fi access, luggage …

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Saint Sorlin (Les Sybelles)

Résidence Les Bergers [value price] °°°.

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 04/01/17
88% from $ 227
Low Cost
Brief description

Finalised in winter 2012, the Résidence Les Bergers is located only approx. 300 m from the nearest lift, and approx. 350 m from the next shopping facilities and the ski bus stop. The piste can be found within approx. 600 m and the approx. 1 km …

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Saint Sorlin (Les Sybelles)

Résidence Les Sybelles [value price] °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass
from 01/07/17
72% from $ 263
Low Cost
Brief description

The comfortable Résidence Les Sybelles is located in a wonderful spot directly on the piste which ends at the valley station (ski-in & ski-out!). Restaurants, bars, bakeries and some shops can be found within a few metres. To the resort centre it …

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Kaltenbach - Ried - Stumm (Zillertal)

Hotel Landhaus Rissbacherhof °°°

7 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 03/18/17
88% from $ 683
Glacier
Brief description

The Hotel Landhaus Rissbacherhof is located in the district of Stumm, approx. 900 m from the centre of the resort. The ski bus stops directly in front of the door and takes you to the approx. 3 km distant gondola Hochzillertal in Kaltenbach. Access …

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Hochfügen (Zillertal)

Hotel Zirbenhof °°°

5 nights incl. Lift pass & HB
from 03/26/17
88% from $ 671
Brief description

The family-run, 3-star Hotel Zirbenhof is situated in Hochfügen, in midst of the ski area. In the mornings you can ski directly from the accommodation to the Holzalm lift, and at the end of your skiing day you can return to the hotel by way of the …

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