Luxury Igloo Pods and Private Skiing At Switzerland’s New Whitepod Resort & Spa.

Whitepod Igloo Ski Resort

Brand new, Switzerland’s Whitepod resort has just opened. Featuring 15 private geodesic pods that resemble igloos anchored on wooden platforms, a recently built spa, a central chalet and private skiing for the guests, it’s wintertime glamping at its finest.

Whitepod Ski Resort Igloos

Whitepod Ski Resort Igloos

Whitepod Ski Resort Igloos

Whitepod Ski Resort Igloos

The 15 Luxury Igloo Pods

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Inside the pods:

Each pod has a large double bed for 2 people. Five of the pods are equipped with mezzanines that can hold 2 extra beds. However, the mezzanine beds are not intended for adults, they are more appropriate for children from 8 to 16 years old.

Whitepod Ski Resort Igloos

luxury geodesic dome tents

All pods are equipped electricity, a floor lamp, wood-burning stoves and organic luxury bedding. The bathrooms are heated with an electric heater and equipped with fully fitted bathrooms; shower, sink, toilet, hairdryer, towels and amenities. And each pod has two pairs of Crocs™ (plastic clogs) at your disposal, lol!

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The Central Chalet (chalet Les Cerniers)

At the center of the 15 pods, stands a charming early 1800s wooden chalet where guests meet for breakfast in the morning or gather in the evening around its central fireplace for evening drinks and socializing.

Pampering and Wellness:
Whitepod offers two different wellness areas.

The Relaxation area, which is inside the Pod-house, at the center of the pods, has: One Finnish sauna, One Japanese bath, Changing rooms, Showers, Open every day from 15:00 to 20:00 or on request

The Treatment area, which is on the first floor of the chalet Les Cerniers, holds: Two massage rooms and One massage room with a double bath


The Whitepod ski estate is made of 7 km of ski pistes with 700m altitude difference and caters for beginner and intermediate levels. The two private lift installations can be opened from 11 am to 3 pm upon demand and ensure the guests benefit from a perfectly maintained and safe skiing experience.

The domain also has excellent snow conditions from December through to March.

The Whitepod Welcome kit:

Whitepod is located in Switzerland, in the canton of Valais, in the village of Les Cerniers, at the foot of the Dents-du-Midi mountain range (the beginning of the Swiss Alps), and faces the international ski resort Villars.

Included in the price (subject  to change): Buffet breakfast at the Pod-house, Access to the relaxation area, All equipment necessary for the stay – back bag, headlights, snowshoes, sledge. Access to private ski slopes, Free WIFI at the Pod-house, Tea-Time – afternoon tea & pastries served everyday, Parking and All taxes

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images courtesy of Whitepod, Photographer: Vincent Hofer | Jean-Marc Palisse – Designer: Angelique Buisson