Levi Ski Resort was awarded the best ski resort in Finland in the international World Ski Awards poll for the second year in a row
Levi Ski Resort was once again awarded as the best ski resort in Finland in the international World Ski Awards country-specific ski resort category. In addition to Levi, Ruka, Pyhä, Salla, Ylläs and Iso-Syöte again sought the award. At the end of the international voting, the winners of the 9th Annual World Ski Awards were announced on January 17th, 2022. For the second year in a row, Levi Ski Resort was awarded the best ski resort in Finland.
- It is great to be once again chosen as the best ski resort in Finland, the fact that this is chosen by customers makes it a great achievement. Satisfied customers are the cornerstone of our operations, and we constantly strive to develop our services and investments based on customer feedback. We will be doing significant investments once again during this year and developing our services in a customer-oriented manner, says Jouni Palosaari, CEO of Levi Ski Resort.
The latest significant investment for the ski resort has been a new service building on the South Slopes of Levi. Ecology and environmental friendliness specifically have been taken into account in the construction. The new service building is called Service Point. Levi Ski Resort's environmental work has received the international ISO14001 environmental system certification in 2018 as the first ski resort in the Nordic countries, and the certificate also provides its own criteria for business development. New, major investments are also planned for this year, which will serve even better both domestic and international customers as well as training groups.
- The goal of Levi Ski Resort is to offer its customers the most unique setting for skiing and snowboarding in Northern Europe. Levi's attractiveness is currently at a record level. Investments in the continuous development of conditions and services from the daily maintenance of slopes and services to the ski resort's major development projects are the cornerstones for creating the ski resort appealing, comments Marko Mustonen, Commercial Director of Levi Ski Resort.
Endorsed by the ski tourism industry worldwide, World Ski Awards is the most prestigious accolade in ski tourism. Winning a World Ski Award is the ultimate achievement in global ski hospitality. The purpose of the World Ski Awards, established in 2013, is to raise the standards of skiing and the industry by rewarding leading organizations in the industry.
See the winners of the other categories here: https://worldskiawards.com/winners/2021
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Levi Ski Resort Ltd is one of the Nordics’ most popular ski resorts and Finland’s leading year-round activity resort. Levi Ski Resort’s success is built on the resort’s professional staff, advanced technological capabilities and the annual Alpine World Cup races.
Levi Ski Resort’s business operations focus on the sales of ski lift passes, ski school courses, equipment rentals and the sales of quality outdoor clothing via the resort’s own stores. In addition, the affiliated company Levi Restaurants Ltd offers on-piste restaurant services. Levi Restaurants Ltd is part of the Levi Ski Resort Group. Levi Ski Resort has committed to the ISO 14001 environmental system as the first ski resort in the Nordic countries. Respect and care for the arctic environment form the core of the company’s values.
Cool novelties of the winter season 2022-2023
The biggest novelty of the winter season 22-23 delights skiers of many levels, as the new Glacier Express chairlift carries skiers to the top of the Front Slopes. From here you can descend back towards the village on the renewed, wide slopes of ICE.1 & ICE.2. Thanks to the renewed slope profile, you get to carve and enjoy long turns. The carpet lift on the Front Slope has also got a new place at the bottom of the slope and now serves even better the smallest of the family and beginner skiers.
Almost 100 men are competing in Levi for the slalom points of the Alpine skiing Europa Cup
Next weekend, March 10-11, 2023, men are competing for the Europa cup slalom points in Levi in wonderful conditions. The last time the Europa Cup was skied in Levi was in 2018.
Levi Ski Resort services are limitedly open between 1 December 2022 at 4.00 pm and 3 December 2022 at 12.00 am due to work stoppage
The collective bargaining negotiations of Service Union United PAM and the Finnish Hospitality Association MaRa, which represents hospitality employers, have ended without results. The work stoppage will begin in the ski resorts of Levi, Ruka, Pyhätunturi, Vuokatti, Tahko, and Ylläs on 1 December 2022 at 4.00 pm and end on 3 December 2022 at midnight.
Levi's year and monthly activity calendar
Would you like to visit Levi but aren't sure, which time of the year fits best for you? Laplands specialty, eight different seasons, includes wonderful and months unlike the others. Each month is completely different from its predecessor and before you know it, you have a new favorite season in Lapland!
First time with children on a snow holiday
Coming with the family for the first time on a snow vacation at the ski resort, but you don’t how to get started? And what would be the best way to teach the little ones in the family to ski? What other fun things does the ski resort offer children? How about sharping up of your own skills? Can an adult go to ski school for the first time? We gathered together our best tips on how the whole family can enjoy skiing smoothly and safely from their first day onwards on the slopes.