You will get many WOW experiences. Words like “spectacular & breathtaking view”, “amazing & unforgettable landscape” will be used a lot during your holiday. The Dolomites are the perfect setting for a ski holiday. Here, UNESCO-protected landscapes combine with a sunny climate and immaculate pistes to create one of the world’s most beautiful and enjoyable ski regions. Meanwhile, state-of-the-art snowmaking systems ensure the slopes are fast and fun, whatever the weather.
Only 95km or about 90 minutes from Verona airport, Folgaria is a mid-sized resort in the Trentino region of northern Italy that has a reputation for being in a snow pocket. It also has impeccable ski history credentials, as the first ski lift in Italy was built here, in the 1930s, and a full ski resort created shortly after the war.
Since then the pistes, accessed by chairlifts, have grown to cover 104km. About two-thirds of that is local to Folgaria itself; the other 30km is above the neighbouring villages of Lavarone and Luserna, a short bus ride away.
Folgaria is a gem, with an excellent variety of slopes it is ideal for a mixed-ability groups and perfect for beginners with 37 flattering easy-to-intermediate red and blue runs carving down through the trees plus a handful of testing blacks.
Distance from slopes:
90km from Verona Airport
60 km (60%)
34 km (34%)
6 km (6%)
35/50/81/26 cm per week
Set on a cobblestone street in the charming town centre, this historic hotel is has been recently renovated on the watchful eye of its owners, the Angelini family. The hotel stands in the heart of the picturesque traditional Italian village known as Folgaria, conveniently located near the shops and restaurants. Guests can pick up the ski bus outside the town's ice rink and start their day on the slopes from the lifts at Costa or Folgaria, the choice is yours as both are a short 3 minute ride away.
The hotel has spacious communal areas tastefully decorated in keeping with the surroundings and offer a lovely place to relax after a busy day on the mountains. The restaurant feels like an Aladdin's cave thanks to its open fireplace and tempting menu full of delights including homemade pastas and pizzas as well as a hearty buffet breakfast.
The guest rooms are comfortable and impeccably maintained and have a variety of bed configurations, perfect for school groups and families. The hotel also offers a small spa area with a hot tub and sauna to rest those weary muscles.
With a picture perfect setting, delicious traditional homemade meals and a comfortable room, this is a perfect base to explore the ski area.
Folgaria - Antico Albergo Stella D'Italia 3 Star
Mountain of the champions
It is official, Alpe Cimbra skiarea is the new training centre of the US SKI TEAM for the next 4 years.
The decision of the US Ski team is no coincidence.
In the last couple of years, many World Cup teams trained here.
The technical features of these slopes coupled with the optimal conditions of the terrain resulting from the professional grooming techniques of the ski lift company led to spread the popularity of the skiarea as one the best destination for training purposes
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