Villars sur Ollon, commonly referred to as Villars, is a village in Switzerland in the canton of Vaud, part of the municipality of Ollon. It is a beautiful and family-friendly ski resort with stunning /picturesque chalets and smart hotels.
Villars overlooks the Rhône Valley and views of Mont Blanc are clearly visible from parts of the village.
Accommodation in the village consists largely of some stunning chalets and is also known for its boarding schools, especially for Collège Alpin International Beau Soleil and Aiglon College, apparently two of the most expensive schools in the world.
Mountains around Villars form the first 3,000m barrier on the north-west side of the Alps, making it collect all types of weather which comes its way.
Villars has a long history as a ski resort. For many years it has been described as one of the original and classic places to spend a winter holiday, with its excellent hotels, plenty of fine dining which can be located both on the slopes and in the village with the emphasis on quality.
Villars is within reach of Geneva airport making this an excellent weekend break. With a combination of reasonably extensive skiing and choice of excellent facilities for a family makes it an ideal destination for family ski holidays.
You will also hear that plenty of individuals in the celebrity bracket choose Villars so keep your eyes peeled for some celebrity spotting on the slopes.
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