You can now stay at Richard Branson’s luxury Verbier lodge - this is how much it costs
If you’ve ever fancied living the life of Sir Richard Branson, then now you can by staying at his luxury lodge.
Branson’s mountain lodge, simply named ‘The Lodge’ located in Verbier, boasts nine bedrooms and suites, an indoor pool, indoor and outdoor jacuzzis and a friendly team of 15 experienced staff, including a spa therapist and award-winning chefs.
The Lodge is available for a luxury ski holiday or an active summer break.
During the summer season, rooms at The Lodge can be booked individually, or you can book all nine rooms and suites and hire the chalet exclusively for up to 18 guests.
Bedroom - 3 rooms - CHF* 940
Large Bedroom - 4 rooms - CHF 970
Master suites - 2 suites - CHF 1,360
Bunkroom - maximum of 6 children - CHF 495
Rates during the summer season are quoted per room per night based on two adults sharing (or up to six children in the case of the bunkroom).
*CHF - Swiss Francs.
During the summer season, rooms at The Lodge can be booked individually (Photo: Virgin)
Accommodation at The Lodge as detailedBreakfast, light lunch or picnic, and dinnerAll drinks including a top quality wine list and plenty of bubblesAll local taxesA dedicated team to look after you
Christmas at The Lodge
Christmas at The Lodge is taken on an exclusive use basis.
Christmas Eve usually includes a three course menu, and on Christmas Day guests are usually treated to a breakfast brunch with mince pies and bucks fizz to celebrate.
This is followed by a traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings later in the day.
During New Year, guests experience a 4 or 5 course tasting menu, followed by a champagne countdown to midnight on the master-suite balconies to watch the firework displays in the centre of Verbier.
‘The Lodge’ located in Verbier, boasts nine bedrooms and suites, an indoor pool, indoor and outdoor jacuzzis and a friendly team of 15 experienced staff (Photo: Virgin)
How much does this cost?
Exclusive use rates during Christmas and New Year start from CHF 226,842 (approximately £180,763 at the current exchange rate), based on seven nights arriving 22 or 29 December 2019 and are for the exclusive hire of The Lodge for 18 guests.
Rates include breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner, all drinks including alcoholic and champagne, Christmas festivities, a 24 hour driver service within Verbier and a dedicated team to look after guests.
Rates exclude one evening meal over the course of the week.
This article was originally published on our sister site, Yorkshire Evening Post.