Arinsal.co.uk was launched in early 2008 to provide information to people wanting to go to Arinsal in Andorra, as well as a place to share knowledge and stories about your experiences here. It is provided free of charge to help as many people as possible get all the information they want to know about the resort.
The site is owned and run by ski enthusiasts Steve Hull and Emma Staples-Hull who first arrived in Arinsal in 2005. We know Arinsal inside out and are keen to pass on our in depth knowledge of this beautiful village with the aim of ensuring we deliver the best and most up to date information about the resort of Arinsal.
As the website developed it was the obvious next step was to provide visitors the opportunity to save money on the hire of ski and snowboard equipment, therefore a partnership was created with local supplier Esports Sant Moritz, to offer our customers large discounts on the rental of quality ski and snowboard equipment. We use the same equipment ourselves so are confident in the quality and service provided. Naturally we also began to work with Vallnord in order to offer lift passes which we can personally deliver to your accommodation as well as both group and private lessons so visitors can book their full ski or snowboard package with Arinsal.co.uk. We are the local experts who provide a personal service and big discounts!
In January 2009 we created two new websites Pasdelacasa-andorra.com and Soldeu-andorra.com which along with Arinsal.co.uk have been branded under one umbrella as Andorra-resorts.com to provide the same local information to visitors throughout the principality of Andorra. We now offer both private and shared airport transfers as well as a selection of hotel and self catering accommodation across Andorra.
Due to expansion and now covering the whole of Andorra in 2010 the team grew to include Hayley, and as residents of the village between us we regularly ski every corner of the mountain, eat in the restaurants and enjoy a beverage or two in the local bars, as well as use all of the other amenities in the resort. We believe in the importance of providing detailed information which is updated regularly.
After growing up in Yorkshire and graduating with a degree in tourism management, Steve has gained 12 years experience in the travel industry, working throughout Europe as well as in North America. Steve first worked in Andorra in 2005 and after working here as a manager for tour operators for three winters, founded Arinsal.co.uk in 2007 putting together his knowledge of computers with experience of the mountains. Having skied for 13 years, Steve loves getting on the slopes, and spending five winters in Andorra means he has a great knowledge of the country to pass on through the series of websites.
Originally hailing from South Wales Emma has worked in the travel industry for over 9 years, travelling extensively whilst working in Europe, Africa and South America for a well known tour operator. Emma's most recent position was as Country Manager in Andorra for an online ski specialist which she held from 2006-2008 before setting up Andorra-resorts.com with Steve. Emma's in-depth experience within the industry, particularly within Andorra brings a wealth of knowledge to Andorra-resorts.com. Emma is a fluent Spanish speaker and most importantly a keen skier.
For the last 10 years Hayley has worked and travelled across much of the globe. Her experience covers tour operator management, positions in the hotel industry, public relations and sports, most recently ski guiding in Austria and France and as a horse riding guide in Spain. Having worked 16 seasons her passion for new experiences and travel are as strong as in the early days. Living in Andorra in such beautiful surroundings, Hayley is one of the first up and out of the door to make the most of every day. Whether it is Skiing, snowboarding or hiking Hayley loves being outdoors and active in the mountains.
The information contained on this site is provided as a guide only and is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of writing. No responsibility can be accepted due to loss or inconvenience caused by errors. If you spot any mistakes please use the contact page so that they can be updated.
The descriptions of accommodation have either been submitted by the owner/manager of that particular accommodation, or copied from their website, and do not consitute a recommendation by Arinsal.co.uk. The accommodation owner/manager is responsible for the accuracy of descriptions.
Thank you for visiting Arinsal.co.uk and we hope you find the information here useful. If there is anything you think would a useful addition please let us know.
Arinsal.co.uk & Andorra-resorts.com are trading names of Travel Booker Limited, registered in England & Wales with company number 6916818. Our registered address is 5-7 John Prince's Street, London, W1G 0JN. Telephone: +44 (0) 2921 286655.
Please direct any correspondence to info at arinsal.co.uk.