Altapura / L. Di Orio, T. Shu, L. Brandajs & DR

Altapura, Val Thorens, France

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Altapura emanates après-ski opulence with a warm indoor/outdoor pool and Scandinavian-style interiors of light-colored wood draped in white faux fur and accented by giant snowflake cutouts. It’s also the highest five-star hotel in Europe at 7,545 feet, replete with tepidarium and views of Les Trois Vallées’s six glaciers, toothsome peaks, and 372 miles of ski-in, ski-out trails.

altapura.fr; rooms from $300

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Altapura, Val Thorens, France

Altapura emanates après-ski opulence with a warm indoor/outdoor pool and Scandinavian-style interiors of light-colored wood draped in white faux fur and accented by giant snowflake cutouts. It’s also the highest five-star hotel in Europe at 7,545 feet, replete with tepidarium and views of Les Trois Vallées’s six glaciers, toothsome peaks, and 372 miles of ski-in, ski-out trails.

altapura.fr; rooms from $300

Altapura / L. Di Orio, T. Shu, L. Brandajs & DR

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