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Exploring Alpine Elegance: Skiing, Shopping, and luxury Chalets in Megève

Megève is renowned for its excellent skiing and winter sports facilities. The town offers access to the Evasion Mont Blanc ski area, which is one of the largest ski areas in the French Alps. The ski resort caters to a range of skill levels, from beginners to advanced skiers and snowboarders. Prominent figures... More details

The Barn in Oberlech - A Ski In/Ski Out Chalet Redefining Alpine Luxury

Lech is renowned not only for its exceptional skiing opportunities but also for its upscale ski chalets. The resort's luxurious reputation and privacy make it a favoured destination for celebrities and high-profile individuals looking for a discreet and sophisticated getaway. Chalet The Barn emerges as a... More details

Verbier – Last Minute Ski Chalets Festive Season 2022/23

Located on a bright and sunny plateau above the picturesque valley “Val de Bagnes” and with more than 400 kilometres of slopes to explore within one of the largest connected mountain regions in the Alps, the vast Four Valleys skiing domain, Verbier, with its picture perfect chalet style, is one of the... More details

Two Perfect Angels on Verbier

Luxury chalets in Verbier are going to be in super high-demand in 2022. That won’t remove the premium on quality though, and these two superlative properties available through Finest Holidays, are among the very best that Switzerland’s most fashionable Alpine ski resort has to offer. Chalet Norte and Chalet 1936... More details

No Snow – no problem! Chamonix Charms through the Seasons

These four luxury chalets – picked by Finest Holidays – Luxury Travel – in Chamonix are beautiful examples of year-round excellence, their pools switching function from post-slope recovery to sunshine chill-out zones. Chamonix too changes its coat for the warmer months, but is just as enchanting... More details

Two Luxury Chalets that Epitomise Italian Style

These two luxury ski chalets in Cortina d’Ampezzo are worthy of the royalty evoked by Cortina’s Queen of the Dolomites title. Both boasting acres of space, indoor pools, and superb situations in the town’s best neighbourhoods, Chalet Perla and Chalet Dolce Vita are the perfect bases from which to discover one of... More details

Are there still hidden gems in the Alps? St Martin de Belleville might be one of the last

Most Alpine resorts are household names to winter sports connoisseurs. Finest Holidays’ collection includes world-class luxury chalets in world-class locations like Val d’Isère, Verbier, and St Anton. But we like to go off piste too, and in this respect St Martin de Belleville, French Alps, is something... More details

Two Perfect Large Group Chalets in Val d’Isère

Finding wonderful luxury accommodation for a couple or a family can be a challenge. And when you want to share the magic of a luxury ski holiday with a group of special people you have an even more exclusive pool of holiday chalets to choose from. Chalet Daria and Chalet Machapuchare in Val d’Isère both... More details

Chalet Perfection in St Anton

If you are planning a winter skiing escape to St Anton then Finest Holidays – Luxury Travel has two fantastic luxury chalets to catch your eyes. These large group chalets are landmarks in their own right, bringing new dimensions of style and opulence to Austria’s most stylish skiing resort. The chalets are... More details

The Finest Chalets Selected in Mountain Treasures Collection

Swiss design and architecture specialists Braun are one of the most exclusive and selective publishers in the world. Their editions are works of art in their own right. „Chalets: Trendsetting Mountain Treasures“ is their selection of the world’s best chalets and a hymn to the beauty of the winter holiday world, and... More details

The finest design, the finest cuisine, the perfect Finest Holidays 5-star Hotel in Lech

Most of the properties at Finest Holidays are luxury chalets in the Alps. The 5-star hotel SEVERIN*S – The Alpine Retreat in one of Austria’s most beautiful Alpine ski resorts, is a little more, offering a choice of luxury suites and a Residence with outstanding hotel facilities. Reinhard Strasser is the design... More details

James Bond’s Secrets of the Perfect Alpine Setting

If there’s one man who’d be very at home in the best luxury Alpine ski chalets it would be James Bond, the sophisticated, globe-trotting secret agent who’s always after the next super villain. And the celluloid version of 007 has taken several mountain jaunts in his nearly 60-year film career, taking in some of the... More details

First Among Perfect Equals with Two Slices of Zermatt’s Seventh Heaven

Finest Holidays – Luxury Travel is proud to present two wonderful luxury chalets, Chalet Kilimanjaro and Chalet Denali in what is being widely acknowledged as the finest luxury development in the Alps, the 7 Heavens of Zermatt. These superlative luxury chalets are designed to deliver the perfect winter... More details

Christmas in the French Alps

In countries across the world, Christmas celebrations and traditions vary massively. From stuffed turkeys, roaring fires and hopes of snow to beach barbecues, sun cream and swimwear, the great thing about Christmas is that you can make it into your own and create your own traditions. Getting away for the festive... More details

Chalet Mimi Brings Maximum Luxury to Austria’s Most Stylish Resort

Chalet Mimi is a luxury chalet in Oberlech am Arlberg with something extra around every corner and in every perfectly designed space. Oberlech and Lech is extremely exclusive. Its long history is littered with Royal links, from Princess Diana to the Dutch royals. You, and up to 12 friends or family, can enjoy this... More details

Discover the Pearls of Val d’Isère

The French Alps are more stunning wildflower meadows than flawless snow fields at the moment. But a luxury mountain chalet is a getaway for all season. Val d’Isère’s ski lifts are closed now but a busy summer of hiking, balloon trips and adventure sports is in swing. And the announcement of 2019/2020’s ski... More details

Chalets in Courchevel 1850 – The Heights of Luxury

While spring is making us all think of the beach, it’s by no means time to forget the slopes and peaks of Europe. Courchevel 1850 may have rolled up its piste maps for this season, but you should not miss to book your luxury ski chalet in this Savoyard paradise early for the next season.... More details

The Islands are calling and Mykonos has a Siren Song

As spring inches into the northern hemisphere it’s time to think about your summer holidays in a luxury villa with shady olive groves, pure white beaches, deep blue waters, and long summer nights with friends and family. The Greek islands are calling, and Mykonos – celebrity favorite par excellence – might just... More details

Tignes les Breviérès: Hidden beauty of Espace Killy

The spring equinox fell on March 20th in the northern hemisphere, but while the days get longer the winter ski sports season in the French Alps is plowing on through deep slow. In Val d’Isere the ski season is due to run until the start of May, and you can access the fabulous slopes of... More details

The colors never fade on the bejeweled Emerald Coast

If home to you isn’t so much wherever you lay your hat, but more wherever you can moor your super yacht or rent a stunning luxury villa, then the Costa Smeralda of Sardinia might be the perfect place to drop anchor. Whether you return each night to a luxury yacht or a luxury villa you... More details

Ready to hit the slopes? Discover Méribel at the heart of the Three Valleys

Winter already arrived in the Alps. Take this opportunity to book your luxury ski holiday now. Discover Méribel at the heart of the Three Valleys with over 600kms of pistes. Ski, Snow & Sun is awaiting you. At Finest Holidays we think there is no finer place to experience an Alpine winter than in Méribel,... More details

Over-the-top luxury ski chalet Marco Polo in Val d’Isère

Ski fans will be queuing up to get their hands on a coveted luxury chalet in Val d’Isère this winter. This beautiful French town is not one of the most recognizable names on the European ski scene for nothing. A massive ski area – formerly known as Espace Killy – at high altitude means fabulous... More details

Verbier – Luxury Chalets with Indoor Pool – Another Dimension to Winter Luxury

A swim is one of the great holiday pleasures, and you needn’t limit your water-bound adventures to the summer or to the coastline. Landlocked Switzerland might be a long way from the beach, and what wild swimming you’ll find in the Alps demands a real commitment to facing down the cold, but you can still... More details

Alpaca – Meribel’s Most Prestigious Chalet

Méribel is a resort for connoisseurs. And those in the know about this wonderful result in the Trois Vallees ski area will be delighted to discover Finest Holiday’s new luxury chalet, Chalet Alpaca. Those yet to discover this charming resort might find this stand-out property the perfect reason to add Méribel to... More details

This Val d’Isere Duo is a Magical Revelation

We know that many of you will be planning to enjoy Val d’Isere in the French Alps this winter – and if you haven’t, you really should experience arguably France’s finest ski resort – and we’re proud to add two magnificent new luxury chalets to our portfolio for the ski season, 2018/19. Chalet Inoko, situated... More details

The Best Resorts for Luxury Shopping in the Alps

There’s more to the Alps than meets the eye! If it’s shopping, as well as the slopes, that entices you to the Alps, you won’t be disappointed. With a wide array of shops, from luxury high-end boutiques to affordable stores, you won’t be disappointed here. The Alps offer not only some of the most stunning... More details

Still the epitome of the French Riviera, age never dims St Tropez

Are you still looking for a top destination for your summer holidays? Forget style and prepare for some chic this summer. St. Tropez remains the luxury destination on the French Riviera: for sun and sand, for dancing and dining, for people watching, superb luxury villas and more, St Tropez retains the magic that... More details

Lily Beach Resort & Spa – Maldives

Affordable luxury, perfect for both couples and families Lily Beach Resort & Spa (Ari Atoll, Huvahendhoo island) is a ridiculously good-looking 5 star all-inclusive award winning resort in the magnificent Maldives, the Indian Ocean islands with the best beaches in the world. The resort offers 125 exclusive and... More details

The Summit of Luxury in Courchevel’s Chalet-Style Hotel Les Neiges

There is still time to enjoy a ski break this winter, and Europe’s recent cold snap is an excellent reminder that the slushy streets of Paris are no match for the clean, white powder on the slopes of the French Alps – best enjoyed from a cozy luxury chalet.The villages of Courchevel are named for... More details

Courchevel 1850 Hotel Hits Palatial Heights

Are you watching the Winter Olympics from South Korea? These inspiring snow warriors are a great reminder that the winter sports season is far from over. If a luxury chalet is more your style than athletes’ village then take a look at Hotel Les Airelles, the wonderful luxury hotel in Courchevel 1850, in the world’s... More details

Blossom, Carnival and Adventure in Mallorca’s Magical Spring

How is the weather where you are? It’s still deepest winter for many of us – the ski season is still in swing! But if you’d like to swap your ski chalet for a luxury villa then turn your thoughts to spring and your compass to Mallorca because on the Mediterranean’s most beautiful island the... More details

Luxury Chalet Toundra Verbier

If your next ski holiday involves time on the slopes of the Alps’ largest ski area and partying at its most glamorous resort, then take a look at the luxury Chalet Toundra,  a stand-alone chalet on the south-facing side of Verbier. You can reach Carrefour, Médran, and Savoleyres within 50 metres of the chalet.... More details

Christie’s Ski Art Sale, 2017

This winter the paparazzi will join the throngs of winter sports enthusiasts who head to the luxury ski chalets of Europe. They want to snap the most beautiful people having the time of their lives – and wearing the world’s best designers while they do it. This ski-style link is nothing new. As the sport... More details

The 20 World’s Very Best Exclusive Hire Chalets – Part 2

Here is part two of our exclusive guide to the World’s most exclusive and most-sought-after luxury ski chalets as recommend by Finest Holidays to hire for the 2017/2018 ski season. 11 – New: Chalet Sagarmata, Verbier Some Alpine chalets match a traditional exterior with a similarly styled interior. Not... More details

A Trio of World-Beating Safari Lodges Are Africa’s Finest

If you’re planning an African safari trip then don’t just limit your research to Kenya’s legendary conservation parks. South Africa and Tanzania’s wildlife is every bit the equal of that to the north as we show with our pick of some beautiful southern safari destinations. South Africa is the most diverse country in... More details

The 20 World’s Very Best Exclusive Hire Chalets – Part 1

Where are you going this winter? If you’re heading to the slopes there’s never been a better time – new luxury chalets are being built all the time, and those that are there are being improved, refurbished and renovated to ever higher standards. Today’s elite traveler, no matter how demanding, has plenty of... More details

Book Review – The Stylish Life Skiing

Skiing fans and lovers of stylish, luxurious living will love The Stylish Life Skiing, the book from Gabriella Le Breton published by teNeues. This beautiful volume tells the story of the ultimate winter sport and the art, culture, fashion and super-stylish resorts it has inspired. It will surely be on the coffee... More details

Zermatt’s 7 Heavens Chalets

At Finest Holidays we are always quick to recognize the best in new design and we’re delighted to add a new luxury chalet from the innovative 7 Heavens Development in one of the best spots in Zermatt, Chalet McKinley. The Chalet is a masterpiece of style and  completes our selection of three 7 Heaven chalets. Let... More details

Chalet Les Étrennes- New Ski Chalet in Verbier

In French les etrennes means a new year’s present, and the chalet of the same name – brand new with Finest Holidays for winter season 2017/18 – could be just the gift to give your family the most sophisticated, stylish, and Christmassy Christmas you’ve ever had. An extensive refurbishment of this... More details

20th Anniversary Celebrations for the Highest of Alpine Show Jumpers

Looking for a last minute summer holiday in the Swiss Alps? Book one of our stunning chalets in Verbier and enjoy the Jumping International de Verbier. The horses heading to the Jumping International de Verbier from 17th August are perhaps as pampered as guests in the resort’s famous luxury chalets. These animals... More details

World’s Sailors set a course to Mallorca’s Royal Regatta

Mallorca’s thriving sailing scene becomes the focus of the maritime sporting world this week as the record-breaking 36th Copa Del Rey MAPFRE (the King’s Cup) tacks into the Bay of Palma for an exciting week of international racing from Saturday, July 29th. Embed from Getty Images   Already, the number of... More details

New this summer: Mallorca’s freshest dining experiences for 2017

Spain’s days as a culinary backwater with a hearty traditional cuisine to enjoy are long gone. In 2017, if you want to find some of the best and most innovative chefs in the world you need to head to the Iberian Peninsula. Catalonia has been at the epicentre of this Spanish gastronomic revolution, and the... More details

Could Summer in the Alps be the Finest Season After All?

Have you booked your Alpine escape this year? No, you don’t need to check that your skis are waxed quite yet. Europe’s most majestic mountain range is one of the world’s finest winter sports destinations, but those peaks don’t lose their allure as the snows melt, and the champagne air is even more refreshing as... More details

Timeless Style and Endless Sea Views

Timeless Style and Endless Sea Views in Perfect Puerto Andratx Villa Casa Andratx is secluded yet has easy access to one of Mallorca’s best beach clubs, Gran Folies. It is built and decorated with timeless Mediterranean style and it is the perfect hillside escape in Puerto Andratx for your family or group summer... More details

Start or re-start your yoga practice during your holiday!

5 reasons to add yoga to your life. The best time to begin is now or during your next vacation. Take your “me time” with us: Finest Holidays can organize Yoga Lessons in all our luxury villas, ski chalets, private islands, even on a private yacht  – worldwide. We work with high experienced teachers around... More details

Three of the best luxury Hotels

Finest Holidays’ commitment to bringing our customers only the best luxury properties around the world is reflected in a list of the world’s most expensive hotels from Luxury launches. The Top list includes three fabulous hotels which we have in our portfolio. Lots of things can make a hotel worth upwards of... More details

Mallorca’s Clubbing Scene

If you’re thinking of a hedonistic holiday this in the Mediterranean this summer, the chances are you’re looking at the famous party island of Ibiza first. But don’t let your Balearic beat stop there, the White Isle’s larger neighbour Mallorca has a fine clubbing scene of its own, and some of Europe’s finest luxury... More details

Mallorca – Spring is in the air!

My favorite time is now as Mallorca is starting to awake. Amazing landscapes in all colors, almond trees in full blossom, sunny and warm days and the evenings are getting longer. Mallorca the “Mediterranean Lady” is always a top travel destination! Mallorca offers not only a wonderful climate all year round, it has... More details

Chalet Calistoga – Val d’Isère

Chalet Calistoga in Val d’Isère is an outstanding luxury chalet, beautifully placed in the exclusive Du Cret area. With up to 10 guests able to enjoy five beautiful en-suite bedrooms, fabulous mountain views and top-of-the-range spa facilities you need to check out this amazing accommodation for group or... More details

Milou, new chalet enjoys perfect Verbier perch

Serious skiers – and serious partiers – love Verbier, and Finest Holidays is delighted to offer Chalet Milou, virtually ski-in/ski-out and sitting on the Chemin de Clambin above Medran, as a new property this winter. New to the rental market, Chalet Milou is very much in the classic tradition of the best Alpine... More details

Chalet Aurora – Verbier’s finest new chalet

This chalet, in the legendary Swiss Alps resort of Verbier, is big in many ways. It has eight bedrooms sleeping up to 17 guests, who can relax and recline over four beautiful floors. And its attractions, services, and extras are far too numerous to list in full here. You really must check out the full... More details

Explore the best Ski Chalets in Europe’s best Ski Resorts – Part 2

The readers of Condé Nast Traveler are a discerning bunch, used to the best things in life. So a list of the best skiing resorts based on their votes is well worth reading for anyone who’s thinking of booking a luxury chalet to catch the best of the ski season 2016/17. At Finest Holidays we’re... More details

Chalet One Oak, Megève

Are you ready for the perfect contemporary luxury chalet? One Oak chalet in Megève brings modernity to the ancient slopes of Mont Blanc in stunning style. With top-quality accommodation for up to 12 this is a superlative extended-family or large group bolt hole for your 2016/17 luxury winter holiday. The One Oak is... More details

Villa Corin – Puerto Andratx

The 5 bedroom villa Corin is situated in one of the most exclusive parts of Puerto Andratx with sea view as well as stunning views over the marina. The villa offers a large terrace with pool and Jacuzzi and several south and south/west facing terraces and balconies. Read More... More details

Explore the best Ski Chalets in Europe’s best Ski Resorts

It’s time to book your ski holidays Now. The readers of Condé Nast Traveler are a discerning bunch, used to the best things in life. So a list of the best skiing resorts based on their votes is well worth reading for anyone who’s thinking of booking a luxury chalet to catch the best of... More details

Tito’s – Night Club Mallorca

Tito’s, Paseo Maritimo, Palma de Mallorca Since founded in the 1960’s, Hollywood celebrities like Lisa Minelli and Frank Sinatra have partied here. Tito’s is the place to be for people who like to be entertained all night. With a great concept, it is without doubt one of the most popular Night Club’s on... More details

Unique New Luxury Villa Mallorca

With a superlative location, above the Club de Vela in Puerto Andratx , the villa offers superb facilities, exceptional design, and wonderful service you can always expect from Finest Holidays. You can see the magical Mediterranean clearly from almost everywhere inside Villa MSW08, an exceptionally beautiful... More details

Get away to Europe’s chicest holiday hot spots

Summer means turning off and tuning in to a more relaxed you. That doesn’t necessarily mean you want to turn off your style radar though. Lots of us look for holiday escapes that dial up the laid-back vibe but don’t dial down on the fashionable shopping, people watching, drinking, dining and partying. Finest... More details

The Mediterranean’s Best Beach Clubs

Can the beautiful setting of a Mediterranean beach – the white sands, the crystal waters, the shady pines – be improved upon? Well, wonderful cuisine, a private pool, luxurious loungers, room for families and for a party with the beautiful people that never stops can help to entice holiday makers away from their... More details

Europe’s most beautiful yachting marinas

When one arrives in a beautiful yacht, gliding across a silvery sea at sunset, something more than a mooring point and a water connection are required. Fortunately Europe’s most exclusive coastal haunts are home to some of the world’s most beautiful harbours. Long the haunt of the celebrity, the film star, and the... More details

Villa Mirande St. Tropez

Finest Holidays has a collection of the very best villas in St. Tropez. Villa Mirande is a beautiful luxury villa with stunning sea views, situated right at the entrance of Saint Tropez. Read More The team at Finest Holidays is happy to assist with your booking of a dream holiday villa. Just call us +34... More details

Stunning New Villa Mallorca

Brand new! Available from 23rd July 2016. This exceptional villa with the highest claim to quality is in one of the best locations of Puerto Andratx and offers an indoor and outdoor pool. The outstanding views to the harbour as well as to the open sea at day and night are spectacular. After a refreshing... More details

Mallorca’s Beautiful Gardens Feature in New Book

The British like to think of themselves as a nation of gardeners; few can match French chateaus for their formal open spaces. But Spain too has a long, magnificent gardening history, which is celebrated in a new book by Anneli Bojstad and Eduardo Mencos. Among the 40 gardens (all open to the public) celebrated in... More details

Exclusive luxury villa Belanya in Son Vida, Mallorca

The villa is currently under refurbishment. We’re delighted to say that Villa Belanya in the exclusive residential area Son Vida is available through Finest Holidays for stays this summer! This six-bedroom villa is an exceptional property in one of Mallorca’s most sought after locations. It’s ideal for families and... More details

Mallorca – Hot Spot in the Mediterranean Sea

Mallorca is where the sun is shining most time of the year, sea water is clear and beautiful turquoise colour, landscape is stunning, mountains are majestic, food is delicious and has a wide variety, people are easy going and friendly. Being the largest of the Balearic Islands, Mallorca is truly an exceptional... More details

Chalet Les Anges Zermatt

Chalet Les Anges sits on the edge of the Petit Village area at the closest point to the village with stunning views of the Matterhorn and Zermatt. Les Anges (‘the Angels’), designed by the well-known interior architect Magali de Tscharner, has 750m2 spread over 3 floors. The chalet features reclaimed wood... More details

Villa Grandiosa Mallorca

Villa Grandiosa – Alcudia The modern style of the interior design of Villa Grandiosa has been carefully chosen by the owner creating an atmosphere of comfort. High quality materials have been used to dress all the spaces, with stone pavement for the day zone and the warmth of the oak flooring for the night... More details

Chalet Chouqui Verbier

Chalet Chouqui has one of the largest luxury indoor swimming pools in Verbier. There  is also a games room (table tennis and table football), a bar, cinema room, outdoor hot tub, hammam and two sitting rooms with open fireplaces. Read... More details

Villa Unica Puerto Andratx

The villa Unica has been constructed using the finest materials from throughout Europe and installed using the very best local craftsmen. The house benefits from a state of-the-art centralised TV and music system both internal and external. The villa boast 3 bedrooms en suite in the main house, 1 double bedroom... More details

Chalet Pearl Courchevel

Chalet Pearl has an enviable combination where fantastic location meets jaw-dropping views. After undergoing renovation, the chalet offers approx. 800 square meters and is situated in the middle of the Nogentil area, in Belle Cote. Read... More details

A must to be on Mallorca this year

Mallorca is now undoubtedly one of the Mediterranean’s best luxury holiday destinations and it’s getting better all the time. New luxury shops, beach and night clubs and restaurants are adding to the appeal of this exciting and beautiful island, but Mallorca lovers have known for years that you’ll find some of the... More details

Villa Windermere Mallorca

This property is not available. Please take a look to our portfolio of luxury villas on Mallorca Or contact us for similar properties for rent. Tel: +34 971 131 541 or +34 661 718 081 We are happy to assist at any... More details

Villa Unica, Mallorca

Summer in Mallorca is the stuff that dreams are made of. The Balearic paradise island has it all: exclusive beach clubs and Michelin-starred restaurants, stunning seas and deserted beach coves, and exciting, sophisticated nightlife. You’ll find Villa Unica, a five-bedroom property for up to 10 guests, in Puerto... More details

Ibiza’s very best nightlife

Luxury’s a word that works well in Ibiza, Europe’s party island. There are luxury villas wherever you look; luxury beach clubs dot the coast; luxurious, Michelin-starred restaurants will serve you the world’s best cuisine at night, even the people are luxurious. The nightclubs on the White Isle do luxury and... More details

The 10 Best Beaches in the World

There’s still plenty of summer left, and plenty of time to book your luxury villa for a summer break. And what completes the best summer villas? A fantastic beach. Condé Nast Traveler released their list of the 10 best beaches in the world, here they are. 10 – Anse Lazio, Praslin, Seychelles Praslin is the... More details

Ibiza’s Best Beach Clubs

Ibiza’s world-famous sunsets and sunrises are best enjoyed from a sandy shore. But a sandy shore that serves fantastic food, washed down with brilliant cocktail creations and with dancing until the early hours is even better. With some fantastic luxury villas on Ibiza, the beach clubs there have to make it worth... More details

Mallorca’s best clubs and restaurants

Mallorca’s social scene is growing in size and diversity. Some big names have arrived on the clubbing scene. And diners can step out from their luxury villas to eat in everything from the most sophisticated Michelin-starred restaurants to charming rustic places that celebrate the traditional Mallorcan cuisine of... More details

New beach villa Bendinat

The luxury villa Antonia in Bendinat has sea views and easy access to the beautiful local beach. It’s also close to highly-rated golf courses, the resort of Portals Nous, and Mallorca’s cosmopolitan capital, Palma. Putting the pool at the top of the building is a stroke of genius, opening up sea views amid the... More details

Discover Luxury Villas in Croatia

Croatia is waiting to be discovered and plenty of luxury travelers are accepting the invitation. It’s impossible to mention the country without mentioning its unhappy recent history. But just 20-odd years after the end wars that came with the break-up of Yugoslavia it seems very far away in this country of... More details

Historic New Luxury Villa in Palma’s Port District

Built in 1891, Casa Amante has been respectfully refurbished to bring 21st century luxury and technology to a fine old building. This luxury villa is set in its own plot of land close to Palma’s port and is a real oasis within this exciting, cosmopolitan city. A self-contained guest apartment gives it yet another... More details

The Ultimate Luxury Golf Holiday at Mallorca’s Oldest Course

There are many different reasons to visit Mallorca, from culture to cuisine, to landscape and climate the island has as much, if not more, to offer than any other Mediterranean paradise. Golf remains one of the big draws, and with a luxury villa at Son Vida you can enjoy the best accommodation and the best... More details

Luxury Ski Chalets – Easter and Last Minute Spring Deals across the French Alps

With huge amounts of heavy spring snowfalls March and April may very well hold the finest conditions for luxurious spring skiing. Snow depths up to 350 cm in top resorts are surprisingly common. Expect more sun, longer daylight hours, enjoy cocktails drinking that takes place on the sun terraces of slope-side cafés... More details

Luxury Ski Chalets – Valentine’s Day Last Minute Deals in the French Alps

Finest Holidays has a Great little Offer for you and your loved ones! In case you are still looking for the perfect place to celebrate Valentine’s Day: we have sought out ten luxury ski chalets still available for the 14th Feb-21th Feb week as well as some remaining February weeks in the French ski resorts... More details

A Classic Alpine Experience in the Heart of Verbier

It is a lucky group of friends or family who sleep in the five bedrooms of Chalet 3 Flocons this winter. This luxury chalet – Finest Holidays‘ new property right in the heart of Verbier, Switzerland’s most exciting Alpine resort – offers a classic mountain experience to its guests. Families will... More details

£1 million ski poster sale features Europe’s top ski resorts

A lot of money will be spent on the beautiful luxury chalets of the Alps this winter. It’s a stylish, sophisticated and ultra-luxurious world. And it’s got a long and storied history, as a £1 million sale of vintage ski posters at Christie’s in London this Thursday will show. The collections show how the winter... More details

Skiing in the Swiss Alps: Fabulous February Half Term Offers for Luxury Chalets in Zermatt, Verbier and Klosters

Bright blue cloudless skies, lots of sunshine and fantastic ski conditions… what more could you ask for? Where to spend Valentine’s Day and February Half Term, possibly? We at Finest Holidays are delighted to present to you our latest discounts for Zermatt and Verbier, two of the Swiss Alps most... More details

Fairytale Snow Castles With Stunning Scenery

As winter has finally arrrived across the Alps with masses of fresh snow, we at Finest Holidays would like to entertain you with some of the most beautiful snow castles as marvellous as our oustanding collection of Luxury Ski Chalets. 1 – Kolomenskoye Castle of Tzar Alexei Mikhailovich, Moscow: Built in the... More details

Incredible New Gstaad Chalet

This stand-alone luxury chalet at the heart of one the most famous resorts in the Alps is waiting for parties of up to 14 people to make it their own this winter. Chalet Aflabim – now available through Finest Holidays – is wonderfully designed, mixing the best of the traditional and the modern, and... More details

A High Point at Verbier’s Heights

Verbier in the Swiss Alps has high standards, and Chalet Orsini scales new peaks of luxury and style at this most exclusive of Alpine resorts. Unique antiques, wonderful art, harmonious design, this luxury chalet – available now through Finest Holidays – has everything the discerning winter holiday... More details

Holiday Season 2015/16: Discounts & Last Minute Availability for Luxury Chalets Chamonix and Megève

AVAILABILITY alert! Only few chalets in the popular french ski resort Chamonix – where, in 1924, the first ever Winter Olympics debuted – and Megève, the exclusive french winter holiday retreat – founded by the late Baroness Noémie de Rothschild – are still available for Christmas, New Year... More details

Christmas, New Year, Russian New Year: Last Minute Availability & Discounts Luxury Ski Chalets Verbier

Finest Holidays still has some Chalets available for the Christmas period in Verbier, the favorite ski holiday destination for the Danish and Belgium Royal Family The Bella Coola Estate – sleeps 17+3, pool 6 night stay from Sunday Dec 20-Saturday Dec 26, 2015; fully catered: CHF 106,000 Inconsistent dates... More details

A Chalet in Megève worth a Champagne Toast

How would you like to raise a glass of bubbly in Chalet Fizz, this beautiful and newly refurbished luxury chalet that sleeps up to 22 guests and is NOW available through Finest Holidays? Between two of the most historic French Alpine resorts – Megève and St. Gervais – Chalet Fizz offers old-world charm and the very... More details

Fabulous New Chalet in Chamonix

This wonderful 12-guest luxury chalet is both a private hideaway that will put you in your own magical world, and a gateway to the very best of Chamonix, the finest resort in the French Alps. Like all Finest Holidays properties it boasts fabulous design, the latest technology and an unbeatable visitor experience.... More details

Pre-Christmas, Christmas Availability: Special Offers Ski Chalets Val d’Isère & Méribel

Finest Holidays still has some Chalets available for the Christmas period! A full 10% discount is offered on all remaining 12-19 and 19-26 December Christmas weeks! Receive free lift passes during Christmas Week within the booking price for all guests! This offer has been extended to cover Russian Christmas which... More details

New Chalet Shar Pei in Val d’Isère

How would you like to be sitting here, in one of Europe’s chicest ski resorts, minutes away from the “most beautiful ski area in the world”, and in this wonderful luxury chalet with its indoor swimming pool and spectacular views? Chalet Shar Pei is a brand new member of Finest Holidays outstanding portfolio of the... More details

We’ve unearthed a hidden treasure in Zermatt

Finest Holidays is always looking for the best luxury chalets and we’ve really come up trumps with Chalet Shalimar in Zermatt. Just a few minutes’ walk from the bustling center of this wonderful resort, Shalimar is a secret haven with fantastic access to the slopes, the best views in town, and astounding luxury... More details

Backstage Takes Centre Stage

Backstage sounds quite a low-key sort of name, and the cool urban look of a loft look sounds a million miles away from what you’d expect in Switzerland’s top ski resort. But the Backstage Luxury Loft is everything you could want from a luxury ski chalet. And so much more… Heinz Julen is the man behind... More details

Escape To Verbier’s Perfect Luxury Chalet The Mont This Winter

If you’re looking for the perfect luxury ski apartment to escape to this winter, consider the Mont Chalet in Verbier, one of the Alp’s chicest little villages and one of the world’s finest off-piste resorts. Mont Chalet sleeps up to 10, so makes a perfect large family, group or business getaway, combining... More details

The Ultimate in Alpine Luxury

If you’re looking ahead to a winter escape, you should certainly keep an eye on what’s happening in the Alps. The home of winter tourism – last season marked  the 150th anniversary of Alpine tourism – keeps developing, adding fantastic quality dining, spa and entertainment facilities for the skiing elite. Now is... More details

This Skyfall Penthouse is Worthy of James Bond

The world’s most famous spy would be very happy in this astonishing new penthouse, now part of the collection of luxury ski chalets in the Austrian Alps. This is the first building to be built in St Christoph, part of the resort of St Anton, in the past 50 years, it is a once-in-lifetime property.... More details

The Ultimate Luxury Ski Chalet

Ultimate is a big claim, but luxury ski chalet Mont Tremblant lives up to it. Situated in its own grounds at the heart of Meribel, one of Europe’s top ski resorts, it is comfortable and luxurious to an extraordinary degree and the perfect mountain retreat for up to 12 guests. Méribel, in the French Alps,... More details

Secret Dream Beaches of the Balearic Islands

Among those booking luxury villas in Mallorca this summer will be large numbers of in-the-know German travelers. The island has long been popular with Germans, so much so that it’s sometimes jokingly called, the “17th Federal State of Germany”. They come for the weather, the cuisine, the natural beauty and very... More details

Top 5 Luxury Destinations for Summer 2015

While many of us are in the depths of winter, and plenty of holiday makers are still enjoying the Alpine ski season, it’s time to start looking ahead to the summer. Picking out your luxury villas and favourite beach clubs is a great winter tonic. The holiday press have all been flexing their predictive muscles,... More details

Luxury Gear for the Luxury Traveler

Top of the range skiing holidays usually include the best accommodation – a luxury chalet can come with a chef and driver, spa and gym thrown in. But the commitment to quality and opulence doesn’t have to stop when you ski out of the door. Most skiing equipment comes in a luxury version too. Here’s... More details

Dining and Dancing in Verbier

Fresh snow is on the way! That’s always a magical time in the Alps, and there’s always something new to offer visitors. Verbier has been particularly busy since the slopes closed for the summer. This winter look out for a new piste, Verbier’s first supper club, a brand new après bar, a make-over at an... More details

Celebrations in Switzerland for 150th Anniversary of Winter Tourism

Every winter sports holiday should be a celebration. Lots of people choose a luxury chalet to celebrate Christmas or welcome in the New Year. As 2014 ticks into 2015 though all of Switzerland will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of the first winter tourism in the Swiss Alps. St Moritz is particularly... More details

Contemporary Luxury "THE CHEDI Andermatt"

Finest Holidays is delighted to offer hotel and apartment accommodation at the exciting new THE CHEDI Andermatt complex, with its 105 guest rooms and suites, in the exclusive Swiss Alps of Andermatt. Combining traditional materials with the most modern luxury facilities, THE CHEDI Andermatt, blends in beautifully... More details

Are You Fit for the Slopes?

A luxury skiing holiday is all about fun. But you shouldn’t forget the “sport” in “winter sports”. A bit of preparation on your physique before you travel to Lech, Verbier or Courchevel will pay great dividends on the slopes. While a good luxury chalet  wheather it be in the French Alps, Swiss Alps or Austrian... More details