Best Ski Resorts for Après-Ski

Want to make sure you hit one of the best ski resorts for après-ski this winter? Whether late night bars and clubs or just good hotel bars for evening drinks, if you're looking for good and lively après-ski then out top 10 could help you decide. Rather than just 5 ski resorts, we decided to mention the best 10 for après-ski to give you a bit more choice.

Top 10 Ski Resorts for Après-Ski

There are good bars and excellent bars in all the following ski resorts so there is a degree of subjectiveness at play here! All we know is that after a long day on the slopes the après-ski in each of the following will not disappoint you! So get off the slopes and into an evening of fun and partying.

** These are not in any particular order

By Will Smith

Ischgl, Austria

Ischgl, Austria 

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A close neighbour of St Anton, together these 2 resorts could provide about 75% of all top bars and clubs in the Alps. Try Schatzi or Niki's Stadl for starters or Trofana Alm - and old wooden barn with real character!

Chamonix, France

Chamonix, France 

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Excellent nightlife from the Chambre Neuf with it's live music to smaller more intimate bars and night clubs. Perfect for those weekends and week long holidays!

Val D'Isere, France

Val D'Isere, France 

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A haven for the wealthy, there's also some awesome bars and clubs starting with the infamous Dick's Tea Bar! Cafe Face offers the cheapest beer, but check out the Jam Bar also.

Morzine, France

Morzine, France 

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Close to Geneva, this old market town offers some great bars and clubs off the slopes. Try the Dixie Bar, Le Tibetan Bar or Le Paradis Discotheque for later nights!

Breckenridge, Colorado

Breckenridge, Colorado 

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It's worth the flight for the buzzing nightlife, clubs and bars. From the Gold Pan to Liquid Lounge through to Modis or Fatty's. Something for everyone and it's US style!

Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt, Switzerland 

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World renowned for it's exclusivity, Zermatt also offers some excellent nightlife. Off the slopes try out Hotel Post, the North Wall Bar (if your younger or want 'cheap' beer!) or the Broken Bar Disco for partying until 4!

Mayrhofen, Austria

Mayrhofen, Austria 

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With more than 14 bars and 3 discos, this is one party town! Try the Ice Bar or even better the Schirm or Pilz bar at the top of the Penken Gondola. It's all downhill from there to the awesome White Lounge!

Livingo, Italy

Livingo, Italy 

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This is an après-ski dream with well over a 100 bars to choose from. We can't recommend them all but The Kuhstall, Echo Pub are great and if you like cocktails head to Jpioca.

Whistler Blackcomb, Canada

Whistler Blackcomb, Canada 

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Head out to the West Coast to the 2010 Olympic ski resort. Check out Moe Joes and Longhorns for starters and enjoy a true Canadian apres-ski welcome until the early hours.

Verbier, Switzerland

Verbier, Switzerland 

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Not the cheapest night out, but a right good one if you like a drink or two. Check out Tatara's and the Farm or Coco's - in fact there's quite a long list of good bars depending on exactly what you want.

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