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Chalet USA owners Helen Gienke & Rob Brown stumbled upon Colorado, USA in 2001, whilst on career break from their UK Marketing jobs, skied there all winter & never looked back. We wanted to share this fantastic USA ski holiday experience with other UK skiers, so we set up Chalets USA in 2004. We live in Colorado, know the ski resorts and the accommodation and can give you advice of finding the right skiing holiday for you. www.chalets-usa.co.uk

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

NEW Aspen Easter Encore Promotion!

Check out our new #ski #Aspen #Easter Encore promo! 

  • Buy 5 get 7 nights lodging, lift tickets & ski rental
  • Book by Jan 30 2015

Happy Skiing!


Friday, 21 November 2014

#Vail ski resort opens today - see which runs are open!

#Vail ski resort opens today - Nov 21 2014

  • Over 500 acres of skiing to open
  • Including access from both Vail Village & Lionshead Village Vail

See map for which ski runs are open:

Runs shaded in green are opening today Nov 21 2014 in #Vail USA
Time to book you ski holiday to Vail 

 Enquire here

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

Chalets USA now booking #Jackson #Hole #ski #resort

We absolutely loved Jackson Hole ski resort when we stayed there for a week in Jan 2014...so much so we wanted to share its delights with our clients.

Chalets USA are now booking skiing holidays in Jackson Hole in Jackson Hole hotels and Jackson Hole self-catered apartments.

Jackson Hole ski holidays USA

Jackson Hole Corbets Couloir - skiing holidays in the USA

Skiing holidays in Jackson Hole epic snow
Take a look at some of the accommodation we are now offering in Jackson Hole here: Jackson Hole hotels & self-catered apartments

Famous for its steep & deep advanced & expert skiing, record amounts of snow, Jackson Hole is an epic ski resort not to be missed. Take a look at:  video of the world renowned Corbets Couloir:

Email us info@chalets-usa.co.uk  or call UK 01223 655642 or USA 303 482 1961 for more info


Thursday, 27 March 2014

#Breckenridge #ski resort extends season

#Breckenridge has just announced it's extending #ski #season until April 27 due to "deep snow pack & terrific conditions". 

With more than 28 feet so far this season I'd say so! 

Check it out: Breckenridge ski holiday April


Breckenridge April ski holidays 

Saturday, 4 January 2014

Aspen delights

We recently spent 5 days in Aspen and wanted to share some of the delights of this fabulous ski resort with you:



Sky Hotel, Aspen - THE party hotel

Sky Hotel Aspen Colorado USA
We stayed in the Sky Hotel, known for its legendary nightlife & celebrity watching. The 39 degrees bar & lounge were certainly buzzing and the cocktails superb, but the rooms surprisingly quiet. 

Sky Hotel Aspen is "ski in", you can virtually ski into the pool(!) and a very short walk out to the gondola.

With its whimsical giant lobby chairs & light shade you feel a bit like you're Alice in Wonderland when sampling the "altitude adjustment" nightly apres ski.

The stylish rooms have faux fur throws and you'll see guests parading around in the leopard & zebra print bathrobes!



We managed to squeeze in some skiing between property tours...

Aspen / Snowmass has had around 300 cm of snow since Oct 1, conditions are amazing and there's a huge amount of terrain for all ability levels.

Highlands bowl opened during our visit and is an unbelievably experience for advanced / expert skiers.

We even found some fun black runs off the Tiehack lift at Buttermilk, traditionally a more gentle ski area for beginners, so ideal for families with some beginners & some more advanced skiers.

And for apres ski...

Aspen sleigh Pine Creek cookhouse
Aspen sleigh ride to Pine Creek Cookhouse
From the historic ghost town of Ashcroft just outside Aspen we took a magical moonlit sleigh ride to the Pine Creek Cookhouse for dinner. Alternatively guests can choose to Snowshoe or cross-country ski to lunch or dinner.

We also partook in apres ski at the famous Ajax Tavern at the base of the gondola in the Little Nell Hotel Aspen - oysters, crab legs, fondue & champagne, not a bad start to the evening!

For late night entertainment we headed to "Belly Up" - THE place for live music with over 300 concerts each year.



Pine Creek cookhouse Aspen
Ski or snowshoe to Pine Creek Cookhouse Aspen
We live in Colorado, know the ski resorts & accommodation and visit them regularly. We can give you expert advice and save you time & effort finding the right USA ski holiday for you.
  
Happy Skiing!

Helen & Rob Brown
Chalets USA

UK Tel 01223 655642
USA Tel 303 482 1961
info@chalets-usa.co.uk