SkiStar's winter news: Unique venture set to take SkiStar's ski resort in Sälen to the top -Åre to host the Alpine World Ski Championships

Press Releases   •   Sep 14, 2018 13:19 BST

Ski travel operator SkiStar is investing heavily to develop Hundfjället in Sälen into a world-class ski resort. Scandinavia's newest express lift will be making its debut this winter, while a new accommodation concept and a brand new international airport will be opening within a few years and making the resort completely unique. Other highlights the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Åre.


Press Releases   •   Jun 20, 2018 07:29 BST

​Comments from the CEO Mats Årjes: With winter behind us, we are once again able to present the best nine-month results in SkiStar’s history. As we look back on the season, we have been able to offer our guests fantastic skiing at all our destinations from when the season began in December right through to its end.

Record profits once again thanks to great interest in alpine skiing

Press Releases   •   Mar 21, 2018 07:06 GMT

Winter arrived early this season – the cold and snow have continued, which led to SkiStar’s resorts being in full operation for essentially the entire period. This is the underlying reason that SkiStar can present the best half-year results in its history.

SkiStar launches new digital platforms

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2018 12:16 GMT

SkiStar has developed its new digital platforms with a focus on customer requests, simplicity and inspiration. From a 360 perspective, the entire customer journey is covered, from idea to booking and stay at a SkiStar ski resort. The goal of the development is to make it easier for the customer to find information and book, whether it happens on a computer, an iPad or a mobile device.

SkiStar Sälen investing 10 million euro into developing the ski area

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2018 13:38 GMT

The development of the ski area in Hundfjället, Sälen, located less than 10 minutes from the new Scandinavian Mountains Airport, which is under construction, is a step towards an international ski resort, with Scandinavia's most modern 8-seater express chairlift, new ski runs and expanded snow-making facilities.

SkiStar announced as official title sponsor of the Alpine World Ski Championships in Åre 2019

Press Releases   •   Jan 30, 2018 15:23 GMT

The title sponsorship of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Åre 2019 puts SkiStar in the ideal position to acquire new guests. The exposure involved will give SkiStar the perfect communication platform with access to the entire European market.

Strong bookings continue and favourable snow conditions pave the way for yet another good winter season

Press Releases   •   Dec 20, 2017 07:34 GMT

​Comments from the CEO Mats Årjes: Winter has arrived at our destinations and from week 49, all our ski resorts have opened for the season with good snow conditions. In addition to a covering of natural snow, the conditions for snow production have been good. Bookings, expressed as the number of overnight stays, are 2 percent higher than at the same point in the previous year.

Best ever financial year and good bookings for the winter season

Press Releases   •   Oct 04, 2017 07:00 BST

- We have experienced another good winter season, which has contributed to a strong financial year, and we are once again able to present the best results in SkiStar’s history, with our financial targets achieved and exceeded. Valle’s Weeks, good winter holiday weeks, conference activities & increased capital gains made a strong contribution to the improved results, says Mats Årjes CEO, SkiStar.

From Åre to Tyrol – read the ski season’s hottest news

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2017 07:00 BST

Exclusive new lodge in Hemsedal, new gondola lift in St. Johann and even more snow. And now there is even better and more exciting skiing in Sälen, Trysil, Vemdalen and Åre. The SkiStar ski resort company presents exciting winter news.

SkiStars very popular Valle the snowman opens his own ski school in St. Johann

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2017 07:00 BST

SkiStars famous and popular children’s character Valle the snowman was already in his first winter in St. Johann a success for families who visited St. Johann. Now in the second winter Valle will introduce his unique ski school. Valle’s ski school teaches all kids from 3 to 9 years how to ski and to be safe and secure skiers with educated ski instructors from St. Johann’s local ski schools.

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About SkiStar

Memorable winter experiences at Sälen, Åre, Vemdalen, Hemsedal, Trysil, St.Johann & Hammarbybacken

SkiStar owns and operates five of the region's largest alpine ski resorts: Sälen, Åre and Vemdalen in Sweden; Hemsedal and Trysil in Norway; St Johann in Tirol in Austria; and Hammarbybacken in Stockholm. SkiStar's vision is to create memorable winter experiences as the leading operator of alpine destinations in Europe.

SkiStar's ski resorts are the perfect destination for those who are active and like to enjoy life to the fullest. Families and friends can enjoy fantastic days on the ski slopes. Many have discovered the joys of downhill skiing, but a holiday on the slopes is the perfect opportunity to exercise, to recharge your batteries and to socialise with friends and family.

Welcome to our ski destinations in Sälen, Åre, Vemdalen, Hemsedal, Trysil, St Johann in Tirol and the city ski slopes of Hammarbybacken in the middle of Stockholm!