Winter is a season of fun at The Omni Homestead Resort with skiing, snowboarding, tubing, mini snowmobiles and ice skating as some of the most popular activities. Located adjacent to the Mountain Lodge, the mini snowmobiles will provide thrills for children ages 6 to 12.
Complementing the winter activities is Kober’s, the dining outlet at the Mountain Lodge named for Sepp Kober, the father of Southern skiing. Kober’s features brisket, pulled pork, ribs, chicken, chili and more throughout the season.
Since its inception in 1959, The Omni Homestead Resort ski area has been known as an ideal place for novice skiers. The Sepp Kober Ski School offers private ski and snowboard lessons for ages 4 and older.
Known for its year-round, outdoor adventures, The Omni Homestead Resort also has a host of other activities such as the Cascades Gorge Hike, horseback riding, archery, carriage rides, falconry and The Homestead S’mores Express. The resort’s outdoor and historic indoor pools are the perfect places to relax after a day on the slopes. Other activities include the fascinating daily history tour, nightly movies, Southern Social hour and shopping, along with the family-friendly game area, DownTime.
For the ultimate aprés ski experience, guests can pamper themselves in the resort’s expansive and luxurious Spa. Services include Swedish and deep tissue massages, the Hanakasumi body treatment, manicures, and pedicures. The adults-only Serenity Garden, which features the resort’s natural hot springs, is complimentary with all 60-minute services.
In addition to Kober’s, the resort offers a variety of dining options from casual to formal. The elegant Dining Room, which serves breakfast and dinner, is a traditional resort dining experience and ideal for celebrating special occasions. Jefferson’s Restaurant and Bar are guest favorites for lunch and dinner. For dinner, Jefferson’s Restaurant features prime steaks and seafood while Jefferson’s Bar is a great place to grab a sandwich or snack and watch a game on the large screen TVs. At Woody’s, enjoy artisan pizzas, signature sandwiches and burgers and classic Southern favorites.