Val Thorens voted world’s best ski resort
Val Thorens won the prize for ‘best overall ski resort in the world’ this weekend at the inaugural World Ski Awards, which took place in Kitzbühel.
The French resort has already won the award for the ‘Most Improved European Resort’ in London’s World Snow Awards, which we covered in an earlier story, which you can read by clicking HERE.
The winners of the World Ski Awards were selected by ski industry professionals and the general public.
The main categories were ‘Best Ski Resort’ in each country; ‘Best Ski Hotel’; ‘Best Ski Chalet’ and ‘Best Ski Boutique Hotel’ in each country.
The ‘Best Resort’ per country winners were as follows:
Argentina: Cerro Castor
Canada: Lake Louise
France: Val Thorens
Italy: Cortina d’Ampezzo
New Zealand: Terble Cone
Russia: Krasnaya Poylan
Slovenia: Kranjska Gora
USA: Deer Valley Resort
FamilySkiNews will be reporting from Val Thorens next month when the resort opens for its 2013/2014 season, so click back to find out why ‘VT’ has clinched the top resort prizes this year.