The most unusual winter resorts
Five-story hotel "Monte Rosa Hut", designed for 120 seats, located at an altitude of 2890 meters in the Swiss Alps. It is considered the most energy-efficient building because of the high-altitude maximum self-sufficiency and environmental safety.
Ski Resort "WhitePod Alpine Ski Resort", located at an altitude of 1700 meters above sea level in the Swiss village of Les Cerniers, consists of fifteen original dwelling houses, reminiscent of the needle (dome-shaped winter houses, made of compacted snow or wind, ice blocks). Guests are not provided the mechanical means of transportation on snow, including dog teams.
Ice Hotel "Hotel de Glace" is a ten minute drive from Quebec, Canada. Seasonal hotel operation requires an annual update of interior designers. On average, the establishment of the hotel takes about 15 000 tons of snow and 500 000 tons of ice.
Hotel "Hotel de Glace" consists of 36 rooms, fully furnished, ice furniture. It features an ice restaurant, bar, chapel for weddings and traditional spa treatments. This year, the opening is scheduled for January 6.
Winter in the Village Igloo (Igloo Village), located close to the hotel "Kakslauttanen", you can spend the night in the snow or glass igloo, dine in the restaurant made of snow, ice gallery visit, and get married in an ice chapel. The village consists of 20 glass and 60 snow igloo, as well as a glass tent. Snowy restaurant accommodates 50 to 150 people. Igloo Village Center is open every year from December or January (depending on weather conditions) before the end of April.
The hotel "Icehotel" being built in Sweden each year of ice in a new form, inspired by well-known images. In winter 2010-2011, the design conveyed the atmosphere, gleaned from the movie "Tron."
The project is the ski resort "SKIPARK 360" provides for the construction near Stockholm. It is planned to create the biggest indoor ski resort in the world. Its uniqueness lies in the operation will be from alternative energy sources: geothermal, solar, water and wind.
The Norwegian hotel "Mountain Hill Cabin" possible to ski directly to the roof. The room has three bedrooms, a kitchen-dining room, living room and a bathroom with a bath.
The hotel "Treehotel" in Sweden is unique in that all of its various rooms, houses are located above the ground among the trees.