NORTH LAKE TAHOE, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 22, 2013) - In anticipation of the return of ski season, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe introduced its Hit the Slopes Ski Package for the 2013-2014 winter season. "With lift tickets included, the Hit the Slopes package offers tremendous value to those planning their ski vacations this winter," said Joseph Mattioli, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. "Guests will enjoy Lake Tahoe's most luxurious slope-side accommodations and some of the best snow conditions in the region during their stay."
The Hit the Slopes Ski Package includes deluxe or mountain view guest room accommodations for four nights and two 3-day consecutive adult or child lift tickets valid at Northstar California Resort. The ski package is valid December 1, 2013 through April 20, 2014 with rates starting at $529 per night. Advanced reservations are required and are subject to availability. A four night length of stay is required.
With a slope-side location overlooking the majestic Sierra, guests will enjoy ski-in / ski-out access to Northstar and the ultimate convenience of Mountain Concierge services, where the hotel's ski valets will fetch your boots, strap your buckles and escort you to your skis and poles waiting on the slopes. After enjoying the slopes, guests can ski or ride back into the resort to dine at the new Backyard Bar & BBQ restaurant scheduled to open December 20, offering traditional BBQ favorites, wood-fired oven-baked pizzas and daily après ski specials including half-price pizzas and buckets of six beers for $20 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A winter sport enthusiast's paradise, Northstar offers 97 ski trails spread across 3,170 acres, award-winning terrain parks and snow sports including alpine and Telemark skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and tubing. Additional room nights may be reserved at the hotel and additional lift tickets may be purchased through True North, conveniently located inside the Lake Tahoe family resort.
All prices are exclusive of tax and gratuity.
To confirm hotel reservations at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, please contact your travel professional, visit www.ritzcarlton.com/LakeTahoe or call reservations toll-free at 800-241-3333.
About The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is the first Forbes Four-Star and AAA Five Diamond resort in the Lake Tahoe area and the newest resort to be built in the region in decades. The 170-room resort, nestled mid-mountain at Northstar California is a contemporary mountain retreat featuring slope-side ski-in, ski-out access in winter and mountain concierge services for golfing, mountain biking and hiking in the summer. Manzanita, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe's signature restaurant, features seasonally-inspired California cuisine with a regional mountain resort influence. The Highlands Spa is a 17,000-square-foot spa and fitness center with treatments and therapies themed around water and the woods. Guests will also enjoy preferred tee times and access to Old Greenwood and Gray's Crossing Golf Courses in the nearby historic town of Truckee. An inter-mountain gondola connects guests between the nearby Village at Northstar and The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe resort, situated a short 10-minute drive from the North Shore of Lake Tahoe. The year-round destination resort includes 170 guest rooms and 23 private Ritz-Carlton Residences.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 84 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (