W Verbier receives world’s Best Ski Hotel Award by World Ski Awards


Featuring 123 stylish rooms and suites with signature W beds, private balcony and fireplace, as well as 6 restaurants and bars (including the newly opened local modern cuisine restaurant W Kitchen) and AWAY spa (with La Prairie recently becoming its flagship brand), W Verbier managed to outcome 25 luxurious properties in Best Ski Hotel category, winners of the respective Best Ski Hotel nomination in each of the featured 25 skiing destinations, and 14 luxury hotels in Switzerland’s Best Ski Hotel category, according to a press statement.

“I am delighted that after only three years of its existence, W Verbier has already received such a prestigious award and I would like to thank each team member for their amazing input,” Pierre-Henri said. “Special thanks to the owners who have done such a great job of designing and opening this hotel“,” he added.

In 2016, the hotel was also named Luxury Modern Hotel of the year by Luxury Travel Guide and Switzerland’s Leading Hotel Residences by World Travel Awards. Other notable awards include becoming recognized by one of The Best Ski Resorts in Europe over Reader’s Choice Awards by Conde Nast Traveler (2015), as well as having won Best Lobby Luxury For Excellence in Hospitality Design nomination by Gold Key Hospitality Award (2014), and being included in 101 Top Suites list by Elite Traveler for the Extreme WOW Suite and in IT List by Travel + Leisure; both in 2014.