Five years ago this month Graeme and I moved in to the Bianca ready to start our new adventure as hoteliers! Although we had experience running ski chalets this was the first time either of us would be running a hotel and coupled with the fact it was all in another language to say it was

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Newsletter April 2015

[singlepic id=93 w=320 h=240 float=center] Sempre Ski season ends as Sempre Cycle says “Hello Summer!” Snow fell reluctantly across the Alps in December but ski conditions were always good at Jafferau and soon improved throughout the whole Bardonecchia ski area. The season ended on a very upbeat note with fine weather and abundant falls of Spring powder snow.  We were fortunate to have two great reviews of

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Ski Italy

  Snow, spectacular scenery, sunny slopes….say no more!   Kids are always welcome, Italians love their bambini.  On the slopes, in restaurants you can relax as your children have fun.   International cross-border skiing,Bardonecchia to France is just a peak or two away.     Inexpensive on and off the slopes in comparison to elsewhere

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Happy 2014!

Happy 2014 to you all! We have had a very busy lead up to the season with the birth of baby Chloe on December 3rd, she is a poppet just like her big sister Sofia who has taken the new addition to our family in her stride. Great snow in November meant an early opening

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Button lifts….a bit of a drag?

We’ve recently been browsing through wintersports websites for reviews on Bardonecchia and have been surprised to find how scantily researched some of the articles are. We like the fact that Bardonecchia “flies under the radar” of more publicised resorts such as Sauze d’Oulx, Montgenevre and Sestriere. Being the preferred resort of the Turinese gives the

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