Snowless winter 2014 forced many people with opportunities to draw attention to the ski resorts in Europe. Catching interest, Prian.ru casts eye snowy slopes of the Old World, and evaluates their property resembles most sonorous regions for true winter holidays. Every year the European winter recreation centers are reporting an increase in the number of visitors from Russia . No, we're not the first , or even second ... But the dynamics of growth in tourist traffic increases the potential to translate menus in local restaurants on the "great and mighty" or hire a Russian-speaking ski instructor ... A seasoned tourists are known to frequently turn to novice buyers abroad ...
If you believe this Austrian National Tourist every month this alpine country receives about 40,000 visitors from Russia . And, more often we go to Austria is winter - for example, last January, the local slopes rested more than 80 thousand Russians.
Popular and Vienna . However, Austria is mostly downhill direction . Winter tourism center is located in the province of Tyrol , which is considered the birthplace of skiing in Europe. The most famous resorts - St. Anton , Kitzbuhel , Ischgl, Sölden , Tirol , Mayrhofen. It should be noted and slopes Salzburger Land - Zell am See - Kaprun .
Buyers of real estate in Austria, as often happens , share preferences of tourists. The most popular among our resorts - is fashionable and popular St. Anton and Kitzbuehel. For the glory we are willing to pay - in this case, from € 5000 per square meter in the chalet . Austria has also much more affordable places : for example, in the resort town of Zell am See , 60 kilometers southwest of Salzburg, prices start from € 1500 per "square" .
From December to April is a tiny state located on the slopes of the Iberian mountains between France and Spain , turns a single ski resort. In Andorra there are two vast ski area of Grandvalira and Vallnord . Local resorts - Pas de la Casa, El Tarter , Pal, Arinsal - can be attributed to the mid-market , both in terms of prices for ski passes and property .
Apartments in new complexes in the ski resorts or near (but wherever you go in Andorra bought an apartment , it will be near the resort - country by geographical area five times less than in Moscow) sold for € 2000-2500 per sq. m. m Accordingly, for € 200,000 can be found furnished two bedroom apartment , which comfortably accommodate several generations of one family . For € 400,000 - can already get housing premium with mountain views .
Ski resorts in Bulgaria - Bansko, Pamporovo, Borovets - regularly appear in the rankings for the cheapest winter leisure centers in Europe. Estimated travel portal TripAdvisor, the Bulgarian Bansko night (the night in the hotel, ski vacation , lunch and a bottle of beer) cost an average of € 125. For comparison, in the French Courchevel similar set will cost € 515.
The difference in the price of real estate is even more pronounced : in the Bulgarian resorts price "square" starts from € 450-500. Thus, only € 15,000 you can become the owner of Flawless studio located near the lift. The cost of apartments in a luxury building (for example , there are systems where flows from the tap mineral water) is around € 1000 per sqm . m By European standards , it is indecent cheap! Want to see these apartments with their own eyes ? See a video about the story of Bansko portal Prian.ru.
The most famous ski resorts in Germany are located south of Munich, in the Bavarian Alps - Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Berchtesgaden Oberstdorf ... However, they are known not only among professionals who love steep slopes, much of beginners , who are primarily looking for a comfortable place for a winter holiday with the family. Here , as elsewhere in Germany, excellent service , high quality hotels , affordable prices.
You can go skiing and near Baden-Baden , and in the vicinity of Berlin ... customers " winter " Property recommend paying attention to the area of the Bavarian Forest - east of Munich , close to the Czech border . In local small towns - Bischofsmais , Bad Griesbach, Freyung - are very low prices . For € 10-20 thousand you can become the owner of the apartment with two bedrooms. The resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen completely different order price - around € 2,000 per square meter. m
Country " flamenco and bullfighting " we associate with fiery dances and enchanting festivals, wide beaches and warm sea , with wine and jamon with Gaudi and Don Quixote ... And almost never - with snow and skiing. Meanwhile, the winter resorts have here. The most famous of them - the National Park of Sierra Nevada in Andalusia .
Apartments and chalets , located at the very slopes of the Spanish mountains , for example, in the town of Pradollano , our compatriots do not take. Why? Just an hour - drive from the other Sierra Nevada are numerous towns in the Mediterranean coast of Spain - where in summer you can sunbathe and swim in the winter , there is a will , skiing and snowboarding. Issue price - from € 1500 per square meter. meters of housing on the coast. In Granada - to the mountains near a major city - is to focus on the € 2,000 for "square" and above.
Last season, the Italian ski resorts for the first few years were able to shift from the podium stars Austrian winter holiday. According to the agency Proalps, winter 2012-2013 - го namely the Italian Val di Fassa visited most Russians - as many as 17,000 . The second most popular on the " boot " became the resort of Val Gardena, also located in the north of Italy, in the region of Trentino.
In the Italian Dolomites prefer buying our private homes , ski resorts are often referred to as Europe's exquisite French word "chalet" . Prices start from € 2000 per sq.m. Thus, in order to become the owner of a small house with mountain views will need € 200-300 thousand
Local mountains are not as high as in other alpine countries , resorts not ambitious , and the country as a whole is not as well known among his compatriots. Yes , that really there , we admit that the Russians sometimes even confused Slovenia with Slovakia . Meanwhile, the level of services and infrastructure in the ski resorts of Slovenia is at the height , and the prices are lower than in many European countries .
Good houses in Slovenian villages near the ski slopes , sold for € 700-1000 per square meter. m The resort Kravets , which is in a suburb of Ljubljana, prices start from € 1,000 per sqm in Bovec and Maribor - from € 800-1000 per "square" . The most expensive and well-known Slovenian resort - Kranjska Gora , where prices start from € 2,500 per sq. m. m
Ski resorts in Lapland - Yllas , Hand , Levi , Rovaniemi, Pyhä , Sala - equipped with hundreds of trails for riding . Given the climate, dissect skiing here can be no less than seven months a year. And not only to ride - spas, shopping malls , bars and restaurants are available. There are resorts in Finland , located close to the border with Russia and away from the Arctic Circle - Tahko Himos , Ruokolahti .
Prices for ski property like any other in Finland, can not be considered low. Buyer should focus on € 3000 - 4000 per square meter. m Self-construction of the cottage , which is also popular in Suomi , cost around € 2,000 per sq. m. m
In the French Alps , all the same: the most extensive skiing area , the highest mountain peaks , the highest number of lifts and the shortest queue for them. And of course , the most bohemian resorts - Chamonix , Courchevel, Val Thorens, Megeve , Meribel ... Apres-ski program , ie after-ski entertainment is also at the highest level - the local restaurants can be found , show-business stars , crown princes and prime millionaires.
Alpine property prices correspond to the status of local ski resorts . Average price "square" range from € 5,000 to € 15,000 depending on the location of property , and reaches a maximum in the central areas of Chamonix , Courchevel , Meribel .
There are ski resorts in the south of France - Isola and Auron , for example. Their popularity among Russians gradually increasing , largely due to the proximity of CÔte d'Azur . Issue price - € 8-12 thousand per "square" in Izola , € 6-8 million in Oron .
And finally , not to mention the country , the very name of which is synonymous with the highest quality of life. Nearly two- thirds of the territory of Switzerland is covered by mountains and towns located on their slopes , known all over the world - St. Moritz , Davos, Zermatt , Verbier , Saas Fee, Champery ...
Swiss ski resorts are included in the "big three" of the most desirable places for winter holidays in the world, along with French and Austrian . However, the cost of apartments and chalets here is 30% higher than in France , and twice - in comparison with Austria. Laws that restrict the construction of new houses and sell them to foreigners inflate the price and availability . As a result , € 15 000 per "square" in St. Moritz - this is not the limit . On average , in the Swiss mountains buyers should expect to € 7000 per sq.m. above.