More than 9,000 Airbnb guests around the world are expected to visit Korea’s winter sports destination soon. And you can c elebrate the season with a visit to a variety of iconic winter sports destinations on Airbnb. From the ski jumps of PyeongChang in Korea to the bobsled slopes of Calgary in Canada, Airbnb offers the opportunity to ski, skate and snowboard along the same trails as world class athletes.
World class winter sports fans will gather in PyeongChang, Korea soon, but nearby cities such as Gangneung and Jeongseon also offer an idyllic powdery getaway.
PyeongChang: Enjoy crisp alpine air, starry skies and pine tree-filled valleys while watching the pros at the ski jump stadium, at listings seen here.
Gangneung: Retreat to a modern oceanside home after viewing speed skating, curling and hockey, included amongst some of these listings in the area.
Jeongseon: Curl up by the fireplace of a mountainside cabin or home made of red clay following a day of alpine skiing; check out some options here.
Located on the eastern shore of the Black Sea, the gateway between Europe and Asia, Sochi is one of Russia’s largest resorts. It has a unique subtropical climate where visitors can enjoy a warm swim along the mountainous coastline and ski in the highlands past snow-covered palm trees, while you’re not staying in one of these Airbnbs.
Val d’Isere, France
Renowned for its idyllic alpine skiing conditions, this resort in the French Alps near the Italian border offers experts and novices alike the opportunity to hone their craft. Stay in any of these listings for easy access to the slopes.
3 bedroom apartment in val d’isere: A cozy interior provides a warm home base inside the ski resort with easy access to the slopes.
Modern home in the highlands: This mountside perch is a perfect respite from physically taxing outdoor sports.
A home for all seasons: This contemporary abode offers fully-stocked ski lockers and easy access to the lifts which are free in the summer.
Experience the fastest sport on ice with Calgary’s world class bobsleigh sliding track located near Olympic Park, before taking a break in any of these nearby homes.
Luxury terraced apartment: Recuperate from the day’s adventures in this luxury listing’s expansive private terrace.
Minimalist downtown condo: A stone’s throw from Olympic Park, this downtown aerie offers easy access to the city center.
Sunny apartment in relaxed neighborhood: This listing’s cozy, sunny vibe is a warm alternative to a day of cold, snowy activity.
Park City, Utah
Experience the slide of your life at Park City’s Olympic Park before or after gathering with fellow winter sports fans at these homes.
Amenities, amenities: Located in the heart of one of Utah’s largest ski resorts, this home offers a slew of amenities for families and couples après ski.
This iconic ski community boasts magnificent natural beauty, idyllic snowy slopes and a lively town atmosphere, easily accessible from these listings.
Rustic mountain home: This expansive home is ideal for groups and boasts a hot tub and plenty of entertainment and living spaces.
Contemporary town home: A wood burning fireplace and views of the slopes offer a relaxing, rejuvenating space to enjoy a snowy getaway.
Artist ski chalet on 40 acres: Unique artistic elements, a gracious living area, ski-in ski-out facilities and a double sided fireplace make for an ideal family getaway.
This charming city of snow and ice is surrounded by mountains and renowned for its hot springs and winter sports. Stay in any of these listings, which includes traditional ryokans.
Lodging with impressive sculptures: This four-bedroom contemporary home embodies serene Japanese design.
Home for hot springs visitors: Near the famous Bessho Hot Springs, this rural getaway sits in a bucolic onsen village.
This ski resort town in southern Norway is an idyllic family travel destination with a variety of listings as seen below.
*All homes featured in this post are intended purely to inspire and illustrate your winter sports travel plans. Airbnb does not recommend or endorse these listings or any other homes on the platform.