Winter forecast in Lebanon: sunny, with 100% chance of snow

Yes, it’s true. Lebanon is a wintertime ski destination. Tell your friends, but not too many of them. The fact that there’s great skiing in Lebanon is one of the best kept snow-lover secrets out there.

How can you find out more about ski conditions in Lebanon? Skileb.com is the best source of ski weather, conditions, images, and ski chat in Lebanon. We’re always thinking of new ways to keep you informed about what’s up on our mountaintops. Here are three place to go for the latest, most accurate real-time information about skiing in Lebanon:

weather forecast in Lebanon

1) Weather Page on Skileb.com

On the skileb.com weather page, powered by Snow Forecast, you can find all sorts of useful details. Get the specifics about the Mzaar (formerly Faraya Mzaar) ski resort. We also have the weather lowdown on The Cedars, Laqlouq, Zaarour, and the capital city of Beirut. Check out the maximum and minimum temperatures, wind speed, freezing level, and precipitation outlook.

satellite image, snow in lebanon

2) Satellite Images of Lebanon on Skileb.com

Provided by NASA Earth Data, the satellite imagery of Lebanon on our our newest page of Skileb.com is a fascinating big picture of ski conditions in Lebanon. It’s refreshed two times a day. During the wintertime, you can use these satellite images to identify which areas are covered in white. A great way to see Mzaar and the Cedars from way, WAY up!

the cedars in lebanon, webcam

3) Live Web Cams on Skileb.com

The next best thing to being in Lebanon and looking out the window of your chalet in Mzaar, the web cams on skileb.com give you the most updated peek at the slopes in Lebanon. There are four different web cams to choose from. You can spy on the lifts at Mzaar, have a look at Mzaar from MzaarVille Chalets or take a peek at the lifts at The Cedars and downtown Beirut.

Once you see where the fresh powder is falling and when, you can book your chalet in Mzaar or hotel in The Cedars accordingly. And don’t forget to find Skileb.com on Facebook for even more fun and details about all things skiing in Lebanon.

Spring time and the skiing is on!

Friends, today marks officially the beginning of the Spring season: sun is shining, birds are singing and flowers are blooming… in the snowy ski resorts in Lebanon!

Ski Lebanon

“Wait, skiing? And we’re a week from being in April? Really? Like who are you fooling dudes?”

Thou shalt not be fooled by this warm beautiful weather because when there’s a will there’s a way and we are most definitely willing to be skiing some more thus skiing we shall. According to our Lebanon Mzaar Weather and  Cedars Weather Gurus, we are to expect a fresh dump of snow this week, for 3 consecutive days! Then it’s all shining during the weekend.

As promised, you’re the first to know about all this so make sure you’re the first on the slopes by booking in one of these chalets or hotels in Mzaar:

*MzaarVille Chalet self catering starting $159/night.
*Stone Chalets self catering starting $245/night.
*Intercontinental Mzaar Hotel starting $155/night including breakfast.

As for chalets and hotels in the Cedars:

*Cedrus Hotel starting $141/night including breakfast.
*Hotel St Bernard Cedars starting $73/night including breakfast.
*Cedrus Chalets self catering starting $295/night.

3 Reasons to Stay at the Stone Chalets in Mzaar

The Mzaar ski resort in Lebanon rhymes with the best ski slopes in the Middle East, vibrant nightlife and upscale,  sometimes ridiculously priced self catering chalets. That is where your local superhero, a.k.a skileb.com comes in.

Mzaar Ski LebanonAnd this is how we train our staff!

So the the week kicks off with a gloomy Monday and all you can think of is Friday afternoon where you can leave your worries behind and head to the mountains for a weekend of non stop skiing, fun and relaxation. Believe it or not, you can do this without filing for a bank loan! Take the Stone Chalets in Mzaar for instance:

Stone Chalets Mzaar

1) Just 2 minutes to the slopes, the Stone Chalets are neat, clean and spacious with a fireplace in the living room and a 24/hour central heating. The kitchenette is fully equipped with a fridge, a microwave, kitchen utensils from wine glasses, plates, to coffee mugs and wine openers. The chalets have a large balcony each overlooking snow capped mountains all around. Guests will definitely enjoy the private parking at the back and the restaurants that deliver till late at night.

2) Upon your arrival, you are greeted by the owner living at the third floor, always smiling and never hesitating to offer some sugar or coffee. The service is extremely friendly with a clear mission of making each guest’ stay a memorable and relaxing one. The concierge is at your disposal throughout your stay for whatever you may need at any time.

3) A gear rental shop is located at the ground floor of the residence with the latest equipments, clothes and accessories let it be for skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, luge, etc.

These warm and welcoming chalets are rented daily starting $320/night including taxes. Not what you’re looking for? Then check our selection of the best chalets in Mzaar such as the MzaarVille Chalets starting $215/night, Etoile du Mzaar Chalets at $420/night …