Take a deep breath of fresh mountain air . . . and get ready for the holiday of a lifetime. From adrenaline-fuelled winter sports to nature walks and relaxing spas, culinary delights to the best après-piste entertainment, Verbier St-Bernard is waiting to stimulate all your senses. This exciting area, encompassing Verbier, Val de Bagnes, Pays du St-Bernard and La Tzoumaz, offers unsurpassed natural beauty and exceptional tourist attractions. Discover some of the very latest Verbier St-Bernard attractions and events . . .
WINTER NEWS 2012 – 2013 Part One
Swatch Freeride World Tour, Freeskiing World Tour and the North Face Masters of Snowboarding merge – THE FINAL REMAINS IN VERBIER! The organisers of the Swatch Freeride World Tour, Freeskiing World Tour and The North Face Masters of Snowboarding have announced that the three tours have been combined to form a single global 5-star competition. Entitled the SWATCH FREERIDE WORLD TOUR BY NORTH FACE, the tour will consist of six main legs. The Final of this impressive competition will take place in Verbier from March 23 – 31, 2013. www.freerideworldtour.com
New luxury hotel in Verbier: La Cordée des Alpes La Cordée des Alpes residence will consist of a luxury hotel with 34 rooms and suites on the first two floors and 14 high end apartments on the top three floors. A spa, swimming pool, fitness area, restaurant and bar are part of the project. www.cdaverbier.com
Le Restaurant de Gentianes: a giant igloo in the middle of the mountains! A new restaurant in the shape of an igloo is opening on the Col des Gentianes this winter. With an alder-wood structure covered in aluminium, this original building, which is heated with wood, can accommodate 160 people on two floors. www.verbierbooking.com
Le 5* Chalet d’Adrien opens the 4* Chalet de Flore A new member of Verbier Luxury Hotels, the Chalet de Flore is joining the Chalet d’Adrien in the ranks of Verbier’s charming, luxury, elegant hotels. Linked with the Chalet d’Adrien daily by a permanent shuttle, clients at the Chalet de Flore have full access to the Spa and Gym at the Chalet d’Adrien. They also have priority at the restaurants and benefit from all services at the Relais & Châteaux member establishment. Located in the resort centre, some 100m from the start of the ski-lift and Verbier’s Place Centrale, and from its best restaurants and boutiques, the Chalet de Flore is in a great position that is both central and quiet, with a view of the Alpine panorama. www.chalet-flore.ch