29 Nov Experience Luxury at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
From the moment of arrival, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, provides a seamless experience for the perfect luxury family ski vacation.
Driving distance from the San Francisco Bay Area, guests can also choose to fly into the Truckee Tahoe Airport, only 4 miles away from the resort. Skis and other gear are whisked away into ski valet for convenient future use, and families can enjoy the ease of ski-in, ski-out access at Northstar California Resort.
When not on the slopes, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, offers an array of festive family-friendly activities and programs around the resort. These include a nightly Marshmology s’mores roasting experience where guests can come together around the large outdoor fire pit and toast house-made marshmallows with enticing nightly flavors.
On select nights, families can partake in Stars & S’mores with Tahoe Star Tours for an engaging fireside astronomy session followed by s’mores around the resort’s outdoor fire pit.
In addition to deluxe guestrooms and suites, the resort’s two- and three-bedroom Luxury Residences are available to book for the ultimate home-away-from-home winter getaway.
As well as ample space and unparalleled views, families staying in a residence have access to exclusive experiences, including in-room massage treatments, in-room caviar and cocktail receptions, and in-room pasta-making classes with the resort’s executive chef, Mark Jeffers.
A luxury winter experience is never complete without fabulous dining options. After a day on the mountain, guests can ski or snowboard directly to the resort’s backyard and indulge in a glass of bubbly at the Après-Ski Experience for a lively toast featuring Moët & Chandon selections and a raw bar of chef favorites, including chilled shrimp cocktail, oysters on the half shell and ceviche.
Guests can also dine at the popular Backyard Bar & BBQ, offering traditional barbecue favorites with a scenic view of the slopes. Or, visitors can opt for a more refined dining experience at Manzanita, the resort’s signature restaurant offering locally sourced elevated California cuisine.
When mom and dad want some relaxation time, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, has created a winter spa menu, which focuses on restoration, renewal, relaxation and recovery from Lake Tahoe’s wintry outdoors and sore muscles resulting from the various seasonal activities.
Guests can also partake in seasonal fitness classes to stretch and heal sore muscles.