6 Cosy Stays To Warm You Up This Winter
Sitting in front of a crackling fire on a cold winter’s evening spells pure relaxation and cosy comfort. So, as we go into the seasons final stretch, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, presents six inviting stays for a little extra soul-warming heat.
Snuggle into your winter woollies and head to these glowing spots with family and friends, or escape with your other half for some fireside romance while the wind blows and the snow falls outside.
Situated in the fortified medieval village of Santo Stefano di Sessanio in Italy, this unique accommodation features rooms and suites in the original period buildings. Guests can hunker down next to the ancient fireplaces after visiting the ski slopes just a short drive from the ancient walls.
Offering panoramic views of the Bischofsmütze and Dachsteinmassiv mountains, these chalets in Austria can be reached on skis in good snow conditions. Beat the cold by relaxing by the roaring fire reading your favourite book, after using the luxurious Finnish sauna.
A mixture of alpine and contemporary design, this chic chalet offers stunning views of the slopes. Featuring 5 bedrooms, an outdoor Jacuzzi, a home cinema and a cosy fireplace, Chalet Makalu in France is a great option for family and friends to gather on a cold winter’s night.
This boutique Greek guesthouse offers traditional rooms built with local stone and wood. A fireplace in your own room means a private fireside retreat to truly escape the world, perfect to enjoy a glass of wine, pull out those board games or simply revel in the glowing embers.
You don’t always have to travel to the mountains to enjoy idyllic moments by the fireplace. This wine hotel, in the city of Porto, Portugal is a great choice for an unforgettable winter city break. Just make sure that you get pampered at the hotel’s luxury spa before relaxing by the open fire.
With a real fireplace that radiates warmth and ambiance on a cold, crisp day, this 4-star resort is located just over 11 km from downtown Edwards, Colorado, USA and features a full-service spa, 4 golf courses and 2 restaurants.