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Smart Travel: Skiing in Baquiera

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 Travel Smart this winter: fly to Toulouse then head into Catalunya to Baquiera-Beret, Spain’s premier and largest ski resort. Thanks to its extraordinary emphasis on the quality of its skiing services, it could be – according to the Telegraph – “the world’s finest ski resort”. Our CEO Stig is headed there himself in February.
 
THE RESORT
 

The Baqueira-Beret Ski Resort is set high up in the Val d’Aran, a Pyrenean valley so remote that it once had its own language and culture, with the highest lifts reaching over 2600m. Great for families, the purposefully-built Baquiera-Beret is a remarkably accessible resort: from complete beginners to off-piste experts and heli-skiers, there are 157km of runs for all standards.

And with one of the best food scenes of any ski resort in the world, enjoying delicious food and drink after a day on the slopes is almost as fun as the skiing itself.

The resort is divided into 3 areas, each with their own restaurants, bars, cafeterias, nurseries and ski schools:

  • Baquiera offers carefully-maintained pistes, modern installations and the most black pistes.
  • Beret is great for families and beginners, with easy access to the slopes and a snowpark.
  • Bonaiga is the doorway to a number of off-piste runs.

 

Baquiera-Beret pistes
 
WHAT YOUR TRIP COULD LOOK LIKE
 
  • Stay at the 5-star boutique spa hotel La Pleta
  • Enjoy private skiing lessons adapted to your level
  • Go on a trek or excursion with a local mountain guide
  • Eat at some of the best restaurants in town
  • Easy transfer from Toulouse airport (2 hours)
  • Easy ski hire and resort-wide skiing passes
  • Flights and assistance with all traveling requirements

 

You can book dog-pulled sleds, treks, snowshoeing excursions or heli-ski to add an exciting twist to your trip, and the resort has plenty of bars, restaurants and accommodation for some relaxation or fun off the slopes.

The best time to go? February and March for the best snow.

 

LA PLETA HOTEL

Experience world-class service at this award-winning boutique spa retreat: enjoy stunning bedroom views over the Pyrenees, gym, indoor pool, 3 restaurants, cafe, bar and ski shop.

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