Ski chalets for sale
From a ski in/ski out chalet overlooking Val d'Isère, to a property in Montana that opens right onto the ski trail, eight of the best ski chalets for sale now.
Chalet Linda, Megve, France. A luxury chalet in the area of Cte 2000 near the ski slopes and cross-country skiing areas. It has an open-plan living area with a free-standing fireplace, a country-style kitchen and wraparound balconies. 5 beds, 4 baths. Price on application. Sotheby's International Realty +33 (0)4 50 91 74 38.
Elk Run Drive, Telluride, Colorado, USA. A contemporary house in the ski area with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the valley. It has an open-plan living room with a modern fireplace, exposed stonework, wood cladding and a wooden vaulted ceiling, and a dining area with stone-tiled floors. All the rooms open onto a large terrace with a hot tub. 4 beds, 5 baths, gardens, 10.15 acres. $6.65m Sotheby's International Realty +1 970 729 0160.
Courchevel, Savoie, Rhone Alps, France. A modern ski chalet with direct access to the ski slopes of Courchevel. The exterior has been designed to be in keeping with the traditional chalets in the area. Behind the traditional faade lies a contemporary interior that includes an indoor swimming pool and hammam and both an indoor and an outdoor Jacuzzi. 5 beds, 5 baths, open-plan living area/kitchen, wine cellar, balcony, garage, parking. €8.9m. Knight Frank 020-3393 2691.
Chalet Reith, Astberg, Reith bei Kitzbhel, Austria. A chalet built in 2012 in Astberg, a five-minute drive from the ski slopes of the Kitzbhel Alps. It has exposed beams, open fireplaces and comes with a self-contained annexe and a wellness area with a sauna. 6 beds, 4 baths, garden. €5.25m Alpine Property Finders 020-7692 0786.
Chalet Polanka, La Clusaz, France. A family chalet built in 2007 above the village of St-Jean-de-Sixt with panoramic views of the valley and the surrounding Aravis mountains. The chalet has a large stone fireplace, oak floors, a handcrafted oak staircase, a contemporary kitchen and comes with a self-contained studio apartment. 4 beds, 4 baths, open-plan living area, mezzanine area, laundry, garage. €1.75m Savills 020-7016 3740.
Chalet Le Rocher, Val d'Isre, France. A ski in/ski out chalet with views over the Isre valley, 350 metres from the nearest ski lifts and close to the bars and restaurants of Val d'Isre. The interiors are clad in reclaimed Mongolian wood and it has an open-plan living area with a vaulted ceiling, a log fire and a spacious dining area that seats 12 people. 7 beds, 7 baths, bar, indoor pool. €17m Athena Advisers 020-7471 4500.
Cascade Ridge, Big Sky, Montana, USA. A ski home built this year in the upper tier of Cascade Ridge with a back door that opens onto the ski trail and far-reaching mountain views. It has a 4,548 sq ft interior and an outdoor heated pool. 6 beds, 3 baths, 3 decks, garage. $3.995m Christie's International Real Estate +1 406 539 6316.
Mountain Village, Colorado, USA. A luxury property on a wooded hillside overlooking Mountain Village with direct access to the ski slopes. The interior is finished in cherry wood and features a circular, custom-built steel and cherry-wood staircase, marble and flagstone floors and large fireplaces. 5 beds, 8 baths, 2 receps, snooker room, cinema room, chef's kitchen, ski room, wine cellar, hot tub, elevator, balconies, 0.6 acres. $6.95m Christie's International Real Estate +1 970 728 1606.