For families, friends or couples that are looking to take the ultimate ski vacation in Livigno, they will find that this Italian village offers a high quality ski experience alongside a vibrant mountain culture. There are a few aspects of this mountain ski resort that set it apart and make it a unique destination in Europe. Although it has a feeling of isolation, it can be accessed easily by road and lies only a short distance from the Swiss border. For skiers, Livigno has everything they are looking for in a winter sports holiday.
Excellent Snow Quality: Because of its high altitude location of almost 3000 meters at the peak, Livigno enjoys exceptional snow quality and depth that puts the slopes ideal condition from early December to April. Because of this, it is often possible to ski right down into the town of Livigno, a convenient and fun way to return to one’s lodging or have a mid-day meal in the village. Even if the snow cover is light in early season, Livigno has snowmaking equipment to provide cover for the slopes at lower altitudes, so that at anytime at least 70% of the mountain will have snow cover.
Modern High Speed Gondolas and Chairlifts: One of the measures of a ski resort is the speed and capacity of the lift network, which can affect how much time a skier waits between runs. Livigno has both high-speed gondolas and chairlifts that service the terrain that span both sides of the valley, so that more time is spent skiing than sitting on the chairlift. There are 6 gondolas in addition to many chairlifts and tows, so there is easy access to the acres of prime ski terrain. This extensive lift network can carry 47,000 skiers per hour to all parts of the mountain.
Terrain Suitable for All Levels of Skiers: The ultimate ski vacation in Livigno will depend on the kind of terrain that is available for your skill level and preference. With over 115 km of varied terrain, Livigno can give you a vacation that suits anyone’s taste and ability in the sport. Near the village are a network of beginner slopes that are gentle and well groomed, while at higher elevations more advanced skiers can find the wide-open runs that are famous in the Alps. For true experts, there are also steep and challenging slopes near the resort’s highest points. In addition, there are terrain-parks fashioned for snowboarders and freestyle skiers to test and improve their skills.
Après-Ski, Dining and Shopping: A Livigno Ski Accommodation is not complete without time spent enjoying food, drink and sharing the mountain ambiance that makes great memories. There are multiple après-ski choices in Livigno at affordable prices, and then you can select from over 100 restaurants to complete your evening. One of the key attractions in Livigno at any time of year is the duty free shopping opportunity to purchase many types of goods at bargain prices. As extra incentive, Charme Hotel Alexander offers its guests coupons for discounts in the Livigno Exclusive duty free stores.Imagine a day of skiing followed by a few hours strolling the shops in the village center, where everyone can find something of interest.
Quality Ski Accommodations: At the end of a long day of skiing, there is nothing better than returning to one’s hotel to relax and reflect on the day’s adventures. Some skiers prefer simple accommodations while others use their vacation to sample a bit of luxury. Regardless of taste, the Charme Hotel Alexander presents the best choice for your Livigno Ski Accommodation hotel, offering guests a choice of room types and amenities for any budget.
You will be delighted to return to this chalet style hotel at the end of the day, enjoy a glass of local wine, take a Jacuzzi and relax in your room for a needed rest. Of course, we offer excellent food choices for you right here in the hotel, so there is no need to go anywhere and you can retire straight to your room to prepare for the next day of skiing. The mountain views will be waiting to greet you in the morning as you rise to meet another day in this alpine resort, with all the elements for the ultimate ski vacation.