Luxury Ski Chalets Nendaz
Enjoy a luxury ski holiday in Nendaz with our exclusive collection of luxury chalets.
Luxury Ski Holidays in Nendaz
Nendaz ski resort is tucked away in Valais on a plateau that overlooks the Rhône plain. Located in the heart of the massive 4 Vallées ski area, this luxury resort is one of the 23 resorts in Switzerland to have been awarded the 'Families Welcome' label by the Swiss Tourism Federation. Part of the largest ski area in Switzerland, the ski area has more than 2000m of vertical descent from the highest peak to the lowest piste.
Stretching from 1300 m to 1600 m in altitude, Nendaz ski resort has 412 km of pistes to explore, as well as numerous alternative winter activities to enjoy; including 100km of winter hiking trails and 40km of snowshoe tracks. Located between Verbier and Veysonnaz, this luxury resort is also just 8 km down the mountain from Siviez and Thyon. Siviez is also sometimes called ‘Super Nendaz’ and provides direct access to the Tortin and up to the Mont-Fort.
At 3330m Mont Fort is the highest peak of the ‘Les 4 Vallées’ resort. With views of the Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and the Grand Combin, Mont Fort has the highest zip line in the world with a speed of over 100 kilometres per hour.
Throughout the year, the resort has a plethora of events including the Nendaz Freeride. Undoubtedly the most prestigious event of the Freeride World Qualifier, the spectacular face of Mont-Gond is the perfect setting for this exciting event attracting a large number of thrill-seeking international riders. In the month of March, the resort also plays host to the Grand Prix Migro Children’s slalom ski race. This is one of the qualifying races to give competitors a chance to win access to the grand final.
3 Chalets & Apartments in Nendaz
Chalet Bisse Bleu
Leo Trippi's Highlight
For impressive views look no further than this stand-alone four-bedroom chalet on Chemin des Rairettes. Gaze over the Rhone valley from the wrap-around terrace or through floor-to-ceiling windows in the spacious open-plan living area.
Leo Trippi's Highlight
This newly-built chalet has an authentic feel to it with roaring fires, uninterrupted views and a fantastic 8 metre indoor swimming pool.
Leo Trippi's Highlight
This free-standing chalet situated above the village has plenty of space, a mezzanine office/study area and a luxurious 8-metre long indoor swimming pool.
Luxury Chalets in Nendaz
From a delightful Valais village boasting traditional wooden chalets, Nendaz has evolved into a modern resort with stylish chalets and is particularly popular with families looking to book a luxury ski holiday in the Swiss Alps. Whilst the village might be lesser known than its neighbouring resort of Verbier, its ideal location in the heart of the 4 Vallées means this resort is a great value destination for a catered or self-catered chalet holiday in Switzerland.
Many of the ski chalets in Nendaz offer spectacular views across the Rhone Valley with locations close to the piste.
With high-quality interior, some of our luxury chalets in Nendaz also have their very own private swimming pools and hot tubs ideal for rejuvenating those aching muscles after exploring the extensive ski area of the 4 Valleys. The majority of our chalets are located just a few minute's drive from the centre of the resort offering enough privacy for a true luxury ski holiday.
Nendaz ski accommodation often also offers large terraces perfect for al fresco dining whilst open-plan living and dining areas create the perfect space to come together as a family.
Nendaz Resort Information
- Resort Altitude: 1600m
- Slopes Altitude: 1500 - 3330m
- Pistes (4 Vallees): 412 km
- Lifts: 93
- Nearest Airport: Sion - 14 km (25 min)
- Blue Slopes: 26%
- Red Slopes: 49%
- Black Slopes: 25%
Skiing in Nendaz
Providing more than 130 km of green and blue runs, it should come as no surprise that this resort is popular for families looking to take their children to the Swiss Alps to learn to ski. Linking Nendaz, Thyon and Veysonnaz, the Printse Sector lift pass is the perfect choice for first time skiers looking to improve their technique on numerous wide pistes.
The resort also has three dedicated beginner areas for those making their skiing debut with experienced instructors from several ski schools on hand to build confidence and work on your technique. Both group and private lessons are available during your stay.
For the more experienced skiers of the group, intermediates can enjoy plenty of red runs that make up 49% of the resort. More confident skiers of the group can also head up to Plan-du-Fou and take on the long red down to Siviez.
Expert skiers will also have plenty to keep them entertained during their luxury holiday with some of the best off-piste skiing in the world found in the 4 Valleys. Some popular marked freeride areas include Eteygeon, Mont-Fort, Plan-du-Fou, Chassoure and Mont Gele.
During your time in Les 4 Vallées, you can also make use of the three snowparks in Verbier, Thyon and Nendaz. Completely constructed out of wood, the Woodpark in Nendaz offers plenty of fun for everyone, whilst the Swatch snowpark in Verbier has kickers, rails, boxes and a BigAirBag.
Family ski holiday in Nendaz
Families visiting the resort will have plenty of ski schools to choose from. Group lessons are particularly popular with holidaymakers as they allow children to improve their skiing whilst making friends of a similar age along the way. In addition, family group lessons are available so the whole family can spend time together on the slopes too.
Should adults with younger children wish to explore the slopes for a couple of hours alone, there are several in resort qualified babysitters. For children aged between 18 months and 6 years, the The P'tit Bec daycare on the Plaine des Ecluses is also on hand to look after your children in a safe and fun environment.
Haute Nendaz Switzerland has plenty of alternative winter activities for families to enjoy togethe. From the open-air ice rink in the resort centre, to snowtubing and snowshoeing there is plenty to keep everyone entertained.
Eating & Drinking in Nendaz
From fine dining to child-friendly restaurants, this luxurious resort has a wonderful selection of restaurants. Serving delicious food, cuisine ranges from traditional dishes such as fondue and raclette to mouthwatering regional meat and fish dishes freshly made from local produce.
For local cuisine, Le Raccard specializes in local dishes from Valais with 11 different fondues to choose from. The restaurant has both a large outdoor terrace for dining or guests can choose to sit inside and eat at one of the tables set around the fireplace. Another popular restaurant in the resort of Nendaz, Le Vieux Chalet alters its menu every three weeks according to the season's products and is able to adapt dishes to be both lactose and gluten-free.
How to have the perfect luxury ski holiday in Nendaz
- Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee to views of the Swiss Alps before preparing to head out of your luxury ski chalet in Nendaz to explore the 4 Valleys.
- With 412 km of pistes to discover, skiers will certainly have plenty to explore during their luxury ski holiday. For the non-skiers of the group, why not enjoy one of the peaceful snowshoe trails in this family-friendly resort.
- Following a day on the slopes or having experienced an alternative winter activity, it's time to head back to the chalet for a glass of champagne or two before dinner.
- For those looking to unwind before dinner, why not take a dip in your chalet’s private swimming pool before enjoying a freshly cooked meal in your Nendaz ski chalet or in one of the local restaurants.
Location & Map
Found in the heart of the Valais region, Sion airport is just 30 minutes away from this delightful resort. Geneva airport can also be found 2 hours 30 minutes from Nendaz or guests can catch the train at Sion station, reaching Nendaz in around 1hour 45 minutes.
Frequently asked questions
How to get to Nendaz
The closest airports are Sion, Geneva, and Turin. Sion airport is just 14 kilometres from the resort, whilst the Geneva to Nendaz transfer is approximately 1 hour 45 minutes.
Where to stay in Nendaz
For impressive views look no further than the stand-alone four-bedroom chalet Bisse Bleu on Chemin des Rairettes. For an authentic feel with roaring fires, the luxury chalet Chalet Ighzer is ideal, whilst Chalet Kalibu has a luxurious 8-metre long indoor swimming pool.
When does Nendaz’s Ski Season start?
Open from the end of November right through to the end of April, Nendaz and its 410 km of slopes provides endless months of skiing.