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    EXTREME Verbier

    Tuesday, 8th August, 2017

    If you’re a freerider by nature then Verbier is a freeriders paradise. With over 410km of varied terrain, including powder bowls, steeps, bumps and glades, the ‘extreme’ opportunities are endless in Verbier and you’ll be making fresh tracks all day long.

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    Tuesday, 1st August, 2017

    You are parents. For you the most important thing is that there are numerous activities, on and off the slopes, to keep your kids happy and entertained. From dedicated ski school to an abundance of non-ski activities, Verbier is the ideal alpine resort for families of all ages

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    PARTY Verbier

    Tuesday, 25th July, 2017

    If you’re a party animal, then we understand the importance of enjoying yourself both on and off the slopes. Whether it’s a few beers after skiing or a big night out, Verbier is as famous for its nightlife as it is for its skiing… with endless opportunities to eat, drink and dance the night away.

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    CORPORATE Verbier

    Tuesday, 18th July, 2017

    Unable to take a whole week off work for your next corporate skiing trip? Fear not, we specialise in short breaks and Verbier is the ideal resort to get away with colleagues and/or clients. Luxurious chalets, sensational food and wine and world-class skiing will ensure that this will be a corporate trip to remember

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    Compete against the pros in this unique skiing festival

    Monday, 20th February, 2017

    As per years gone by, Verbier High Five by Carlsberg wil be hosting a festival of skiing where locals and toursits alike compete with pros in various ski & snowboard competitions, including; Giant slalom, mini KL (flying Kilometre), skicross and trampoline.

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    When to Ski – Choosing the best dates

    Wednesday, 7th December, 2016

    So, the ski season is finally upon us and we all wait in anticipation for 5 months of fresh powder nights followed by bluebird ski days. Although we can’t predict what the weather will be like from December through to April, we can advise when ‘we’ believe you should be enjoying your next catered ski chalet holiday to Verbier

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    December 2016 - Skiing Offers

    Monday, 14th November, 2016

    It’s been snowing non-stop in Verbier this week! And on Friday 11 November Verbier opened up the beginner Lac des Vaux area, which will remain open every weekend throughout the month until the anticipated full opening of Verbier on 03 December. Conditions are currently excellent, and long may they continue, so why not head out to Verbier this December and stay in one of our many luxurious catered ski chalets

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    An alternative Ski Weekend

    Thursday, 13th October, 2016

    We look at the benefits of taking an alternative approach to a skiing weekend, by arriving in resort on the Sunday before leaving on the Wednesday. Maybe not the norm, but here are just a few reasons why a Sunday-Wednesday ski trip should be considered!

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    Celebrate New Year in style | Our top 5 Verbier chalets

    Wednesday, 5th October, 2016

    With the BIGGEST party of the year almost upon us, there’s no better place to welcome in 2017 than Verbier. Here are our five top chalets to see 2016 out in style...

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    Back to School - Family Ski Holidays

    Monday, 12th September, 2016

    It’s September, the kids are back at school and the summer holidays are a distant memory! On the plus side, it’s September, the kids are back at school and the much anticipated annual family skiing holiday is just around the corner.

    So put away your summer swimsuits and dust down those salopettes and ski boots… it’s time for another family holiday!

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    Book your Catered Ski Holiday to Verbier... NOW

    Tuesday, 16th August, 2016

    It might be the middle of the UK summer holidays, and the thought of fresh mountain air and fresh ski tracks may not be at the forefront of your mind, but the ski season is just around the corner so it’s time to get organised!

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    Why choose a catered ski chalet

    Tuesday, 2nd August, 2016

    You’ve rallied the troops, agreed on the resort and decided on the dates… all that’s left to do is choose your accommodation. Will it be a hotel, self-catering or a catered chalet? 

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    A weakened GBP? Not with Ski Armadillo

    Friday, 1st July, 2016

    It’s been a week since the good citizens of the UK voted to leave the EU. Whilst we’re not in a position to discuss politics or predict the outcome, if and when article 50 is triggered, it has become evident that there is and will continue to be for some time a certain level of market turbulence and uncertainty.

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    Verbier | More than just a Ski Resort

    Tuesday, 19th January, 2016

    Verbier is recognised as one of the world’s premier alpine resorts, a mecca for ski enthusiasts wanting to push themselves to the limit. With over 410km of varied terrain, and a lot more to discover ‘off-piste’, Verbier really is the King of Alpine Resorts. Beyond the extreme, Verbier has just as much to offer off the slopes; from paragliding to pampering, snow-shoeing to shopping... the opportunities are endless

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    Home of the famous Bec des Rosses

    Wednesday, 16th December, 2015

    Verbier is a Mecca for advanced skiers and famous for its off-piste skiing. Verbier is also home to the final stage of the Freeride World Tour, where the world's best skiers try and conquer the mighty Bec des Rosses. Watch in awe as the world's best skiers take on this notorious mountain face

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    Hit the slopes before Christmas - from £300pppw

    Tuesday, 24th November, 2015

    This weekend saw almost 100cm of pure white snow cover the slopes of Verbier, transforming the mountains into one of the World's finest ski resorts. With more snow predicted throughout this week and next, now is the perfect time to book that pre-Christmas ski trip that you've been waiting all year for.

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    Enjoy a holiday in Verbier, whatever your skiing level

    Tuesday, 17th November, 2015

    With large groups comes a range of skiing skills, and it can be a concern for a lot of skiers that they will hold the group back, or be held back by those less-experienced. At Ski Armadillo we offer a range of options to make sure everyone in your group enjoys their time on the slopes in Verbier.

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    Get into shape before hitting the slopes

    Monday, 16th November, 2015

    Preparing for the winter season is more than searching for the right attire, it’s preparing yourself mentally, but more importantly physically. So before we get too excited we all need to make sure we’re in shape before hitting the slopes

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    Take the headache out of travelling to Verbier

    Wednesday, 28th October, 2015

    Travelling with friends can be the best way to enjoy a break away. Spending a week together in a beautiful chalet, nestled into the mountains of Verbier, is heaven for our guests – but organising a trip like this can be exhausting, especially if you’re a large party.

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    Feel like a VIP with a luxury champagne chalet in Verbier

    Wednesday, 21st October, 2015

    Enjoy the VIP treatment in Verbier and book one of our luxury Champagne Chalets this season. With a variety of unique chalets in our portfolio, we’ll make sure you book the perfect accommodation for your skiing holiday, whatever kind of break you’re looking for.

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    Enjoy a night out in Verbier

    Monday, 21st September, 2015

    A holiday in Verbier is all about enjoying yourself. Whether your idea of a good time is relaxing in your chalet with massage treatments, spending a long day on the slopes or making the most of Verbier’s nightlife – your holiday can be anything you make of it.

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    Enjoy Verbier’s best restaurants with Ski Armadillo

    Friday, 11th September, 2015

    Although there’s something truly luxurious about having your own personal chef cook for you every night in your chalet, it’s a shame to miss out on the fantastic restaurants that Verbier has to offer, whether that’s an afternoon post-piste beer, lunch with your family, or an indulgent evening meal together.

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    Hotels vs chalets in Verbier: we’ll help you decide

    Wednesday, 26th August, 2015

    Are you considering booking a hotel in Verbier? If so then why not instead try one of our chalets which offer everything you need for a perfect skiing holiday.

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    Book a luxury chalet with a hot tub and relax after a day on the slopes.

    Tuesday, 18th August, 2015

    Our range of chalets with hot tubs are a great way to begin muscle therapy after a day spent skiing. They’re also the perfect place to enjoy a day off, with complimentary champagne, followed by an indulgent afternoon tea.

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    Brrr… we’ve frozen our prices for winter 2015/16!

    Wednesday, 22nd April, 2015

    Winter 2014/15’s skiing season might have only just drawn to a close, but we can’t help but look ahead to the next few months and get excited about what winter 2015/16 will bring in Verbier.

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    Enjoy the late-season sun in Verbier

    Wednesday, 8th April, 2015

    The clocks might have sprung forward but that doesn’t mean that this season’s skiing has come to a close. In fact, late-season skiing is more popular than ever in Verbier.

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    Start married life in Verbier

    Tuesday, 24th March, 2015

    It’s not just the end of being single that gets celebrated here in Verbier - we also offer the perfect getaway for newlyweds looking for the ideal place to spend their honeymoon.

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    A Family Break in Verbier for Easter

    Tuesday, 17th March, 2015

    As the Easter holidays approach we often get asked whether little ones can join their parents on the slopes.

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    Spend Easter skiing on the slopes of Verbier

    Sunday, 1st March, 2015

    As spring has sprung and Christmas is now a distant memory, it’s time to start thinking about your next holiday – Easter. Bunnies, chocolate eggs and Sunday lunch with all the trimmings, enjoyed with the whole family over the long bank holiday weekend.

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    Special skiing offers for small parties

    Wednesday, 11th February, 2015

    If you’re trying to get everyone together for a skiing holiday there are always a couple of uncertain participants that can take some convincing, and if they’re really not willing to give it a go, there are usually only a couple of options – give up on the whole idea, or try and recruit new friends.

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    Staying safe on the slopes – our top tips

    Wednesday, 28th January, 2015

    Every year we welcome hundreds of nervous skiers, unsure of how their first experience will go. If you’ve never even tried on a pair of skis before, here are a few top tips for how to make the most of your first time on the slopes, and how to avoid disaster.

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    Tick off your New Years Resolutions in Verbier

    Happy New Year! We’re in the middle of a great skiing season in Verbier; the weather’s been on our side, we’ve hosted some very special Christmas celebrations for families that have visited over the festive period, and we offer the perfect solution to achieving your 2015 new years resolutions.

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    Fine Wine and Fine Dining in Verbier

    Monday, 22nd December, 2014

    If you’re a bit of a wine buff, it can sometimes be disappointing to enjoy a relaxing holiday with a less than inspiring selection of wines to choose from, either in your hotel or the local choice of restaurants.

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    Spend Christmas and New Year in Verbier

    Wednesday, 10th December, 2014

    Now that the skiing season has well and truly kicked off, it’s time to start thinking about what you’ve got planned for the next few weeks. Whether you’re yet to decide what your plans are for Christmas (or can be easily swayed by the temptation of a luxurious chalet and first-class skiing!) we’ve some great offers for spending time in Verbier this Christmas and New Year.

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    Verbier voted most improved in two decades

    Monday, 17th November, 2014

    We’re not the only ones that think Verbier is one of the greatest places to ski – it’s also been voted the most improved resort in Switzerland of the last 20 years.

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    Fuel your body for a day on the slopes

    Tuesday, 11th November, 2014

    We all know that the food is one of the most important parts of any chalet holiday. Not only is it essential to fuel your body before a long day on the slopes, but it’s also a great way to relax and indulge after spending the day outside in the cold.


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    A ski-in chalet added to our portfolio for winter 2014

    Monday, 20th October, 2014

    Ski holidays come in all shapes and sizes, so we try to offer a selection of great chalets to suit all kinds of groups. Our properties range from cosy and traditional chalets, to contemporary apartments, with open spaces and high-spec extras.

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    Discover the Best of Verbier in our Infographic

    Thursday, 30th October, 2014

    With Christmas fast approaching we thought what better time to showcase Verbier to prospective skiers who are looking for a guaranteed white Christmas from the luxury of one of our catered chalets!

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    Hitting the slopes at Verbier just became easier

    Wednesday, 15th October, 2014

    We know how excited our guests are to join us in Verbier – even the most seasoned of skiers can’t help but count down impatiently to their time here with Ski Armadillo.

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    Make the most of our new October 'Chalet' Offers

    Friday, 10th October, 2014

    We’ve got a selection of great offers available if you book a Ski Armadillo holiday throughout this month, so bag yourself a bargain and check out some October deals.

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    Introducing the Cosy Corner!

    Wednesday, 1st October, 2014

    We’ve been busy over the summer hand-selecting some of the finest chalets Verbier has to offer. One of the new additions to our portfolio is the Cosy Corner, a winning combination of alpine character and affordable luxury.

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    VIP Vibes Before You’ve Even Left for the Airport!

    Tuesday, 23rd September, 2014

    Half the enjoyment of any holiday is the build up. As hard as it can be waiting, that tingly feeling you get when you think ahead to your trip, counting down the days and imagining what you’ll be doing in weeks to come is all part of the fun. But it’s not just you – we’re just as excited for you to arrive as you are to get here!

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    Christmas Bonus on the Slopes of Verbier

    Monday, 1st September, 2014

    As Christmas approaches, so does the staff Christmas party, bonuses for your team and a celebratory end to 2014. Why not forget the soggy sprouts, awkward office disco and uninspiring gift vouchers and give your staff a real ‘thank you’ for all their hard work this year?

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    Make the most of your return to Verbier

    Sunday, 24th August, 2014

    At Ski Armadillo we have guests who join us year in, year out. Although we love introducing skiing novices to the slopes, it’s great to see some friendly faces every year.

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    Make Christmas 2014 a year to remember at Verbier

    Monday, 11th August, 2014

    Christmas might seem like a long way away, especially when you haven’t even been on holiday yet – or you’re still soaking up those last few British rays of sunshine - but time’s ticking away, and we’re already receiving bookings from guests who want to enjoy an alternative Christmas this year.

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    Luxury Hen Parties in Verbier

    Tuesday, 1st July, 2014

    Are you looking for a more peaceful week away to celebrate with your friends? Why not give ladies week in Verbier a try for the hen party!

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    Eat your way to skiing success

    Friday, 11th July, 2014

    Although we’d never encourage our guests to miss out on the incredible bespoke menus our team of talented chefs create, there is something to be said for sticking to foods that will do your body good. Here are a few tips on how to make sure your body is prepared before you hit the slopes, during your time skiing and how best to repair your body in the evening.

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    Luxury at its finest in Verbier with Ski Armadillo

    Although we offer a wide range of accommodation options that suit any party size - from couples to families of up to 16 – we’ll always have a soft spot for the luxury hotels on our booking list.

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    Get your body in shape before you hit the ski slopes

    Monday, 9th June, 2014

    A skiing holiday isn’t just a relaxing and exciting break from the norm – it’s also incredibly good for fitness. Unfortunately though, a lot of first-time skiers aren’t quite prepared for the workout they will be facing, which can often lead to injury, we've therefore put together a few tips to help you out...

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    Verbier - a stunning choice for summer 2014

    Monday, 2nd June, 2014

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    Ski Armadillo offers greater flexibility when booking a Verbier ski chalet holiday

    Tuesday, 11th February, 2014

    Our new, flexible ski chalet options offer outstanding value for money and make Verbier a more appealing destination than ever!

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    Ski Armadillo introduces the Ultimate Ski App

    Thursday, 9th January, 2014

    Functions include guiding guests back to their chalets’ amongst other unique features - Useful post Apres-ski!

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    You don’t have to be a ski bunny to come to Verbier

    Tuesday, 20th May, 2014

    Not everyone is born with a love of the cold, or the urge to slide down chilly mountains for hours on end. We understand that. Which is why we think it’s so important to offer our guests the opportunity to not only start skiing from scratch with the guidance and support of professional instructors, but to brush up on their skills if they’ve been off the slopes for a while.

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    Ski Armadillo’s Top Tips for Skiing with Children in Verbier

    Tuesday, 27th May, 2014

    If you’re an avid skier and itching to get back on the slopes, it might be seem like a distant possibility now that you have children. You might have to persuade an unwilling grandparent or another family to join you to look after the children, and there could be little chance of you actually enjoying a piece of the real action.

    Over the years we’ve learnt a lot about how to make sure both parents and children enjoy their time at Verbier, so we’ve put together a few of our top tips for taking to the slopes as a family.

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