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World Ski Awards honours Val Thorens with World’s Best Ski Resort title

World Ski Awards honours Val Thorens with World’s Best Ski Resort title

Legendary French ski destination Val Thorens has taken the title of World’s Best Ski Resort at the 2016 World Ski Awards. The fourth instalment of the red-carpet event took place at the five-star A-ROSA Kitzbühel this evening, welcoming the elite of the ski hospitality industry to Austria. Also among the winners were W Verbier, walking away with the title of World’s Best Ski Hotel, and LAAX, recognised by voters as the World’s Best Freestyle Resort.

A-ROSA Kitzbühel prepares to welcome the 2016 World Ski Awards

A-ROSA Kitzbühel prepares to welcome the 2016 World Ski Awards

Final preparations are being put in place as A-ROSA Kitzbühel prepares to welcome the 2016 World Ski Awards. The fourth instalment of the red-carpet event will take place in Kitzbühel from November 18th-20th, welcoming the elite of the ski hospitality industry to Austria. An extensive weekend programme is in place which will see guests invited to engage in three days of exclusive networking events, private skiing, sight-seeing tours and a host of other activities.

World Ski Awards voting approaches halfway stage

World Ski Awards voting approaches halfway stage

The all-important 16 week voting window of the 2015 World Ski Awards - the only global initiative to recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in the global ski tourism industry - is about to reach the halfway stage. Voting will close on the September 25th and with voting numbers across all the international categories already at record levels, the final months of voting will very much determine which destinations, hotels, chalets and ski companies will win the coveted 2015 World Ski Awards – the highest accolades in ski tourism.

World Ski Awards to return to A-ROSA Kitzbühel for Gala Ceremony 2015

World Ski Awards to return to A-ROSA Kitzbühel for Gala Ceremony 2015

World Ski Awards has revealed A-ROSA Kitzbühel will host its annual Gala Ceremony for the third consecutive year. A-ROSA Kitzbühel will welcome industry leaders to the World Ski Awards on November 20th-22nd for a three day programme of unrivalled networking events, dinners, and exclusive ski experience activities. The highlight of the event will be the World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony 2015 itself on the evening of November 21st.

Val Thorens triumphs at 2014 World Ski Awards at A-ROSA Kitzbühel

Val Thorens triumphs at 2014 World Ski Awards at A-ROSA Kitzbühel

French ski destination Val Thorens has been recognised as the World’s Best Ski Resort by voters at the World Ski Awards for a second successive year. In a night of high drama at A-ROSA Kitzbühel, Austria, the title of World’s Best Ski Hotel went to Stein Eriksen Lodge of the United States, while host Bergbahn Kitzbühel was recognised as the World’s Best Ski Resort Company.