Winter Getaways: Where the Celebrities Are Vacationing, Skiing and Playing

The top ski vacation spot for celebrities where they can hit the slopes, relax in a hot tub and take advantage of winter.

These celebrities love winter! Rather than running away from the Polar Vortex (although we don't see anything wrong with that, at all.), these A-listers are embracing the colder months on Instagram by jetting off to luxe ski destinations, or enjoying the snow right at home. Let them be your inspiration to get through the next few months of chilly temperatures if you don't have any sunny locales on the horizon.


Photography courtesy of Instagram/madonna

Madonna decided to go big or go home when it came to a top ski destination. Switzerland was her spot of choice and with views like this who could blame her?


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Gisele Bundchen makes her home near Boston (with husband Tom Brady), and that means plenty of nor'easters, snow and thankfully, views like this.


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Many celebrities head to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah for a bit of work and a lot of play. Norman Reedus also happened to have a swanky hot tub with a pretty spectacular view, too.


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Skiing isn't the only fun winter, outdoor activity! Chloe Grace Moretz takes the adventure up a notch with a snowy snowmobile ride on her winter vacation.

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One of the best parts of skiing? The chic ski outfits you can wear, too. And Catherine Zeta-Jones rocked a fury, slim-fitting ensemble while hitting the slopes in Switzerland.


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Newly-engaged Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed pack in an active vacation in Sun Valley that included skiing and hiking.


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Justin Timberlake looks like he has an impressive view for his birthday. The singer spent the last part of January amongst these snow-capped mountains in Fernie, BC.


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Actress Emily Kinney takes her winter vacation to Salt Lake City where she snapped this pretty sunrise over the snow-covered mountains.


Photography courtesy of Instagram/kimkardashian

Only Kim Kardashian and Kanye West could make a ski trip in upstate California look posh, mysterious and over the top all at once.