Ski Accommodation in Andorra
Searching for ski accommodation in Andorra?
If you’ve never experienced an Andorra ski holiday before, you’re in for a real treat ̶ this tiny principality wedged high in the Pyrenees mountains is a picturesque paradise with some seriously underrated skiing and snowboarding opportunities (especially for beginner and intermediate skiers, as well as mixed ability groups).
Grandvalira ski area is Andorra’s largest and includes the aforementioned resorts ̶ you’ll find a fantastic snow-sure 210km lift-linked skiable area here, with plenty of gorgeous groomed pistes up to 2600m plus, well-designed snow parks for boarders full of gnarly obstacles and plenty of off-piste powder for freestyle enthusiasts.
The apres-ski is terrific (particularly at Pas de la Casa), family facilities are fab and at nearby capital city Andorra la Vella there are thousands of designer clothing boutiques and electronics outlets where you can pick up bargains at almost tax-free prices.
There’s something in each Andorra Grandvalira ski resort to suit almost everyone, although the lively nightlife in Pas might make it preferable for solo skiers and couples, El Tarter is fab for families and boasts a brilliant snowpark for snowboarders, and Soldeu features some high-end accommodation and après.
Whether you want a salubrious chalet to share with family and friends, a beautiful bolthole apartment to cosy in with your better half, or a high-quality, low-cost hotel where you can feel pampered for the duration of your ski break, you can rely on us to find accommodation that suits you down to the ground.
For Andorra ski accommodation that feels like a home from home, trust Erna Low.
Ski chalets in Andorra
The classic ski chalet is mountain charm and cosiness materialised and its iconic A-frame silhouette is synonymous with intimate evenings spent snuggling on fireside rugs, parlour games accompanied by hot chocolate and vin chaud, and charming scenes that grace chocolate boxes around the world.
Across Europe, as well as standalone chalets faithful to the original rural design, you’ll find chalet style exteriors on buildings which house hotels and apartment suites. Here are a few excellent examples of Andorra ski chalets:
Chalet Hotel Peretol is a super ski-in/ski-out chalet nestled on the edge of Soldeu and it’s a comfy and stylish haven for groups of 2-29 people. You’ll love the expansive bar, dining area and luxe lounge complete with log fire, plus you’re right next to the Sunset Park freestyle area, so you can step out your door and start having fun right away. There are 11 en-suite rooms which can be booked on a catered basis, you’re under ten minutes from the ski lifts, there’s Wi-Fi throughout and convenient parking. For an Andorra ski accommodation with a touch of class, Chalet Hotel Peretol is a good pick.
Chalet Motxo in EL Tarter is a warm and welcoming traditional chalet crafted lovingly from local materials like stone and wood, with charming old-school features like a grandfather clock and luxurious leather settees in the reception area. Plenty of space and natural light create a light, airy ambience and high wooden beamed ceilings and generously proportioned bedrooms enhance its convivial charm. This catered property can sleep up to 24 guests, each bedroom is en-suite with its own balcony offering scenic views of the resort. Furthermore, Chalet Moxto is just 650m from the El-Tarter 4-person chairlift, 650m from the Grandvalira Ski School meeting point at the top of the lifts and 600m from shops, cafes, bars and restaurants in El Tarter resort centre. This affordable 3-star chalet punches above its rating when it comes to quality and comfort, therefore it’s a good choice for a mid-sized to large group of friends and family.
Xalet Besoli in Arinsal is located just 550m from the Pal-Arinsal ski lift, 6km from capital Andorra la Vella and a stone’s throw away from the Comapedrosa Nature Reserve. Large rooms have bathrooms and balconies as standard, there are two terrific sun-kissed terraces where you can relax during your downtime and access to the pool at the nearby Hotel Xalet Verdu is free. There’s free Wi-Fi throughout, it’s pet-friendly, there’s a quality restaurant and a well-stocked bar. Various room configurations are available in this comfortable and warm aparthotel, ranging from double rooms to family suites. You’re close to resort nightclubs and shops here and the scenery is sublime, so you’re guaranteed a gorgeous view every morning. For centrally located Arinsal ski accommodation that’s good value for money, this is the discerning skier’s choice.
As you can see, there are plenty of cool chalet options across Andorra to suit every taste and budget ̶ Erna Low is happy to help you find the option that’s just right for your requirements.
Ski apartments in Andorra
When you prize independent travel where you can socialise mainly in your own group and make yourself feel completely at home, an Andorra ski apartment is an excellent choice. You’ll find all sorts of ski apartments across the Pyrenees and many blend some of the luxury features you expect from a hotel with the privacy of an apartment. Here are a few selections to whet your appetite:
Apartments Sant Moritz are located bang in the middle of Arinsal in the Vallnord ski area, just 50m from the cable car that whizzes you to the freshly powdered slopes of Pal-Arinsal. You can really relax and unwind here with a hot tub and jacuzzi, there’s private parking and the ski school meeting point is also not too far away. Comfy wood-panelled rooms are stylish and cosy, bathrooms are furnished in contemporary style with lots of tactile stone and slate, and the complex exterior is the classic A-frame chalet style crafted from local stone, with wooden features on the windows and balconies. Rooms are reasonably priced considering the quality, but please note that this is a quieter accommodation that isn’t suitable for stag or hen parties. If you’re looking for a romantic accommodation for a weekend getaway with your significant other, Apartments Sant Moritz fits the bill very nicely indeed.
Vista Tarter Apartments in El Tarter are centrally located ski apartments furnished in sleek contemporary style, with free Wi-Fi provided in public areas and easy access to the slopes of Soldeu as well as El Tarter, as well as a choice of good supermarkets and restaurants. Cleaning facilities, bed linen and towels are provided, there’s a living/dining room complete with sofa and flat screen TV, and each apartment has a fully-equipped kitchen with microwave, therefore everything is at hand if you want to whip up a quick midnight feast or prepare a sumptuous meal for your family with artisan ingredients from the local deli. When you want a price-focused option with convenient location and home comforts, Vista El Tarter apartments tick all the right boxes.
Neus del Pas apartment in Pas de la Casa is located just 0.4km from the resort centre and offers ski-to-door convenience. This compact and bijou apartment unit has a living room with TV, well-appointed kitchen and dining area, bathroom with shower, separate bedroom and sun terrace. You can bring your pets here (provided your paperwork is in order and you’ve requested ahead of time), free Wi-Fi is available in all areas, ski lockers are provided and there’s a lift. You’re very close to the TSF Soldana, TSD4 Pas De La Casa, TSF2 Coll Blanc and TSD6 Font Negre ski lifts here, while neighbouring attractions include Grau Roig, the Andorra Ice Palace, Caldea Spa, and Meritxell Sanctuary. If you’re peckish and can’t be bothered cooking, eateries KSB Grill and El Flocs are very close by. With an Andorra ski apartment, you can come and go as you like, rest and socialise in comfort and strike out for the slopes whenever the mood takes you. Erna Low can find the ideal apartment to complement your Andorra ski package holiday.
Ski hotels in Andorra
Want to spoil yourself during your snowsports break? With an Andorra hotel, ski tourists can enjoy the privacy and comfort of a plush hotel room with onsite facilities like spas, pools, restaurants, bars and more.
Some ski hotels in Andorra are located in the middle of resorts and close to the slopes, whereas others are in quieter spots on the fringes, but wherever your ideal accommodation is located you can be sure that you’ll receive a warm welcome, focus on comfort and excellent value for money.
Sounds good? Here are a few highly-rated Andorra ski hotels to give you a taste of what’s on offer in this powdery principality:
Sport Hotel Hermitage & Spa in Soldeu is a fab four-star establishment found right next to the Grandvalira ski lifts and it’s perfect if you appreciate a little luxury in life. Rooms feature delightful décor and Egyptian cotton bed linen, satellite TV as standard, a minibar, safe and coffee maker, and Wi-Fi is available throughout. Adults can access the delightful Sport Wellness Mountain Spa for two hours each day and enjoy various pools set to ambient temperatures, a large bubble pool and two outdoor hydrotherapy pools where you can ease back blissfully and take in the slopeside views. Foodies are spoiled for choice here ̶ the Ky Hermitage serves gourmet Japanese food, Hermitage Tradicio restaurant has authentic local fare and you’ll find haute cuisine at the Ibaya restaurant. If you’ve been looking for a high-class Andorra hotel, this is it.
Grau Roig Andorra Boutique Hotel & Spa is situated in Grau Roig, close to Soldeu and just 10m from the Grandvalira ski resort lifts. Each room has a plush en-suite bathroom with Bvlgari amenities, a bathrobe, slipper and hairdryer, while suites have a safe, minibar and satellite TV as standard. When you want to unwind after a tough but enjoyable session on the slopes or at the snowparks here, the wellness area includes an indoor swimming pool, sauna, Turkish baths, hot tub and fitness centre, while beauty and massage treatments are available for an additional fee. There are no less than three onsite restaurants to tickle your fancy here, and each has its distinctive charms. La Vaqueria grill serves authentic Andorran food on the picturesque terrace, the Teatro del Vino restaurant specialises in fine wine from its extensive cellars, and La Marmita Restaurant also has an impressive wine list and serves fantastic and fresh local cuisine.
Hotel Cal Ruiz in Pas de la Casa is a cool contemporary property in the middle of the resort, with comfy and attractive rooms and high-speed Wi-Fi available throughout. This price-focused option is accessible from the slopes and there’s a concierge service and convenience store, as well as paid public parking close by. All rooms have a handy desk, telephone, hairdryer and flat screen TV with international channels, there’s an onsite spa to help you unwind, a restaurant to fuel your skiing and snowboarding exertions and a bar and lounge where you can enjoy a fresh beer, fine wine, spirit or cocktail at the end of a thrilling day while you shoot the breeze with your family or fellow guests. This comfy three-star hotel with mountain views is non-smoking, family rooms are available and it’s dog-friendly, so you can bring your family pooch provided you book ahead and secure the appropriate travel paperwork. As you can see, you can easily live the high life on a budget here, thanks to the fantastic Andorra hotels ski and snowboard enthusiasts can choose from. The establishments we’ve highlighted are merely the tip of the accommodation iceberg ̶ there are plenty of diverse options in every resort, so we can certainly find something that slots smoothly into your customised ski holiday.
Facilities & Amenities in Andorra ski resorts
Andorra might be a petite principality, but it packs plenty of punch when it comes to diverse apres-ski, so whether you appreciate a quiet evening enjoying chilled-out tunes, or a pumping club with live DJs, toffee vodka and tabletop dancing, you won’t struggle to find something to suit.
For something a little, different, don’t miss the Igloo hotel and bar in Grau Roig where you can enjoy a refreshing drink in environs carved entirely from ice, The Cabin Bar in Arinsal is a short stroll from the gondola and is open from breakfast time until late evening for laid-back drinks and an amicable atmos, while Pas 83 ski hire shop in party town Pad de la Casa doubles as a funky terrace bar where you can sink a few beers at the end of the day while listening to live music or DJs on the decks.
If you’re travelling with kids in tow or are an adult novice, the standard of ski schools in Andorra is sky-high and the pick of the bunch are official resort schools. Therefore, depending on where you’re headed, look out for the Arinsal Ski School in Vallnord and Grandvalira Ski School for supportive lessons in English and a range of other languages. Many Andorra resorts also have dedicated kids slopes and creche-style offerings for very young kids.
Another major off-slope attraction in Andorra is the retail therapy. At the ski resorts you’ll find low cost alcohol and a handful of other items, but head into capital Andorra la Vella and you can flex your shopping muscles in thousands of designer label clothing and high-end electronic stores offering amazingly low prices. Whether you want to treat yourself or pick up bargain gifts for lived ones back home, you’ll have a whale of a time.
Selecting your ideal Andorra ski accommodation
Choosing your Andorra ski accommodation can be challenging if you’ve never been before or are simply a little thrown by the sheer choice on offer.
However, at Erna Low we specialise in listening keenly to the specific needs of every member of your group on and off the slopes, so that we can trawl our extensive network of accommodation partners to offer you a carefully collated selection of superb properties that are practically perfect.
Whether you prefer skiing or snowboarding, are a beginner, intermediate or expert, and prioritise awesome apres-ski or snow-sure skiing, we’ll find the Andorra ski residence for you that’s the ideal base for further adventures.
When you want ski accommodation in Andorra that’s conveniently located and won’t break the bank, rely on Erna Low to fulfil every requirement and design a tailor-made ski break that dots the i’s and crosses the t’s.
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