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It’s hard not to love luxury chalets with hot tubs. Soothing your aching muscles after a long day while enjoying a postcard worthy view is easily the perfect way to unwind. A defining feature of luxury chalets is their impressive wellness facilities and, with the crème de la crème here at Ultimate Luxury Chalets, the hot tubs are a near unbeatable spa experience.
The following are not just any ordinary hot tubs…can a hot tub even be ordinary? These are some of the most stylish hot tubs in ski chalets, with jaw dropping views that’ll offer an outstanding end of to your day in the Alps.
Here’s a hand-picked selection of the most spectacular luxury chalet hot tubs in the Alps…
This luxury chalet hot tub is the newest development to add to an already wide range of wellness facilities at the property. Designed to be the best it can be, this luxury chalet hot tub was made in Austria, especially for La Fenice. With a 3.5 metre diameter this hot tub is huge! It can comfortably fit 12 people. However, size isn’t everything that this luxury chalet hot tub has to offer. To avoid typically unattractive covers, when not in use, the warm water is held in an internal reservoir underneath the tub. For your utmost convenience, at the push of a button the 40°C water then fills up the empty Jacuzzi ready for you to hop in!
The tech doesn’t stop here. There are powerful speakers connected to Spotify for the music maestro of the group. Moreover, to enhance your experience, the cascading stone steps that surround this luxury chalet hot tub are heated. The spectacular Matterhorn views are the cherry on top of this luxury chalet hot tub!
It’s no surprise that this luxury chalet hot tub is one of the top 5 Jacuzzi’s in Verbier. All of the best hot tubs have an impressive view, yes? This luxury ski chalet with an outdoor hot tub has one of the most sought after vistas. Chouqui’s tiled, sunken hot tub has a far reaching view of the Mont Blanc Massif. So, grab your favourite tipple, sit back, take it all in and remember this is why you came on a luxury ski holiday.
Not outside, and not showcasing Evian-esque mountain ranges but this luxury chalet hot tub still has a unique winter wonderland view nonetheless. While soaking in the hot tub you can gaze out of the floor to ceiling windows at the last cable cars of the day with the Aravis mountains stretching out in the background. For Courchevel 1850 in particular this luxury chalet’s hot tub is notable as it is typical for wellness facilities in this prestigious area to be underground. So, enjoy the natural light that floods into one of the most spectacular spas we offer.
Sunken into the terrace and matching its grey tiles, this is one of the best luxury ski chalet’s in Austria with an outdoor hot tub. Personally, I think this hot tub is particularly sleek and stylish. Of course, it also boasts incredible, uninterrupted views of the mountains. This hot tub at Chalet ÜberHaus features a glass floor, so you get a sneaky peak at anyone working out in the gym below – you can relax while the others work up a sweat! Need more? ÜberHaus is a prime ski in, ski out chalet with the terrace (and hot tub) perfectly positioned for you to come straight off the piste and into the bubbling water. Look closely and you can even see a keen skier gliding past in the image above!
You don’t need to divide yourself into indoor vs outdoor with this luxury chalet hot tub. Chalet Zermatt Peak is situated in, you guessed it, Zermatt and has a large hot tub that stretches from the inside of the chalet out onto the terrace. Meaning you can soak inside the extensive spa area while also enjoying the fresh mountain air. Moreover, raised above the rest of the resort, from this Swiss ski chalet hot tub you can appreciate an iconic Matterhorn view too! If you’re lucky enough to occupy the master suite, you’ll find that it has its very own Jacuzzi on its private balcony for when you want an exclusive dip.
Contending against neighbouring Sapphire Gem – read on to learn more – this luxury ski chalet in Morzine has one of the largest outdoor hot tubs around. Stretching out onto the terrace this luxury chalet hot tub is fully tiled and actually doubles as a swimming pool. In its finish it is really distinguished and an elegant piece on the front terrace. Don’t worry, if you’re all about the bubbles, the entire thing is a Jacuzzi too, making it the perfect place to unwind after a long day skiing in Morzine.
As the name suggests the spa facilities at Chalet Spa are top tier and the pièce de résistance of this Swiss ski chalet. As well as a 10 metre pool, sauna and Hammam, this luxury ski chalet has two hot tubs. Both hot tubs offer exceptional mountain vistas so, without question, Chalet Spa is one of our top chalets with outdoor hot tub views. One of this luxury chalet’s hot tubs is a traditional Canadian cedar wood hot tub with fantastic views down onto the rest of Verbier. The second is a 7 person Jacuzzi that is sunken into the deck offering a different angle on the exceptional view. It is here where the party really starts as it also has state of the art pop up speakers and a television – you’ll never want to get out!
This luxury chalet hot tub, designed by the renowned Heinz Julen, reaches new heights…literally. At the press of a button this ski chalet’s hot tub is lifted up two stories and through the roof by hydraulics. What an utterly unique experience! Expect an outstanding 360° view of Zermatt, the Matterhorn, and a prime stargazing spot. If this levitating rooftop hot tub is not enough excitement, it also has a whirlpool feature for added pizzazz. Transformed from a 1940’s Valais house, this luxury ski chalet in Zermatt is one of our top 6 most unique chalets in the Alps.
Comfortably accommodating over 10 people, even compared to most luxury chalet hot tubs this one is large! Out on the extensive terrace this sizeable hot tub has a great view down onto the twinkling lights of Morzine. And the hot tub’s groovy, colourful LED lights only add to the magical atmosphere when the sun starts to dip. Next to the hot tub is an alfresco fire pit and barrel sauna, for the complete mountain wellness experience. Sapphire Gem sleeps up to 16 people meaning that nearly all of your group can soothe their aching muscles while chatting about where to ski tomorrow and where the best lunch spot is.
Out on the huge south-facing balcony is where you’ll find this luxury chalet’s hot tub. This Val d’Isere ski chalet is tucked away into a little corner of Le Crêt meaning that it’s much more private and peaceful than the lively centre. As such, from the spacious outdoor hot tub you are guaranteed serenity and sublime, panoramic views of the encompassing villages below and the Tarentaise valley.
Last but certainly not least, No 14 also boasts not one, but two hot tubs thus, securing its place on this list of the best luxury chalet hot tubs in Europe. The first is an outdoor Canadian cedar-wood hot tub found on the expansive decked terrace which offers great views of the Grands and Petit Combin mountain ranges. If you feel like you need some bubbles, then head down to the lower floor and there is a large stone Jacuzzi as well!
If you would like more advice on choosing a luxury chalet with a hot tub, or for more information on any of the luxury chalets featured please do get in touch with our expert Ski Specialists. You can reach them by calling for a chat on +44 1202 203653, or send an email with your criteria.