Those seeking the high life don't always want to be
where the in-crowd is, sometimes they want to avoid the crowds altogether. For
those in search of rarefied air and sublime snow-filled views here is our pick
of the best ski lodges in Europe.
Any lodge that calls itself simply, 'The Lodge' is pretty sure of its credentials and when the tag line says 'Sir Richard Branson's Mountain Retreat' you can be certain a few celebrities have checked in before you.