The French ski resort of Val d’Isère is part of the Espace Killy ski area with access to 300km of downhill skiing, with 308 individual pistes, served by 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Val d’Isère itself (150km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Espace Killy ski resort of Tignes.
The ski resort itself is above 1500m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With pistes above 2500 metres, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.
The Blizzard is perfectly situated on the main high street in the centre of Val d’Isère just a short walk from the main ski lifts and nursery slopes. All the rooms and suites are comfortably furnished in an homely alpine style offering views of the mountains or the village.
The nostalgic, rustic hotel bar is popular for pre-dinner drinks before dining in the main gastronomic restaurant, where fresh market produce is used in the delicious dishes. Alternatively try ’’La Luge’’ restaurant serving local Savoyard specialities.
The relaxation facilities are some of the best in Val d’Isère, including a Clarins beauty therapy centre with a wide range of spa treatments, outdoor Jacuzzi, a new exercise room, sauna, hammam and a heated outdoor pool and hot tub at the foot of the famous Bellevarde slope.
Val d’Isère is part of the Espace Killy ski area, home to 300km of high altitude pistes. In addition to cross-country and downhill skiing there are plenty of mountain activities available in the resort such as; snowshoeing, ice-skating, ice-climbing, husky sleigh rides, helicopter rides and paragliding.
Hotel La Savoie is located in the heart of Val d’Isère, 32 km from Bourg-Saint-Maurice train station and 300 metres from the ski lifts of Espace Killy. It features a private shuttle to the resort’s ski slopes, and offers a spa with 2 hot tubs, hammam and indoor swimming pool.
All of the soundproof rooms are en suite with bath and shower and feature a contemporary alpine-style décor. They also include a flat-screen TV, DVD player and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have a balcony and most have a mountain view.
The Spa By Payot at Le Savoie includes a beauty and massage salon, 2 saunas and a steam room. There is also a games room in the hotel.
A daily breakfast can be enjoyed in the dining area or in the comfort of your guestroom. The Grain de Sel restaurant serves traditional French cuisine and the hotel also has a champagne bar and bistro The Wine Not. Ski equipment rental is available on site.
Hotel Avenue Lodge is located in the heart of the famous Val d’Isere ski resort, just 250 metres from the ski lift. It features a spa centre with a hammam, sauna, indoor pool and a hair and beauty salon.
Each room at the Avenue Lodge has a traditional savoie décor and a private bathroom. They are also equipped a flat-screen TV, DVD player and Wi-Fi internet access.
The Avenue Lodge’s restaurant serves a daily breakfast buffet and traditional French cuisine. A continental breakfast which can also be served in the rooms is included and guests can relax by the fire place in the lounge bar.
Guests of the Avenue Lodge Hotel have access to the Old City and the ski slopes of Espace Killy. Ski equipment hire is also possible at the hotel.
Hotel Christiania is a traditional alpine hotel situated in the beautiful French alpine village of Les Gets and surrounded by the spectacular French and Swiss Alps.
It benefits from a central village location along with the luxury of being ski in ski out, making it an ideal retreat for an active wintersports holiday or summer alpine break.
In the heart of Les Gets, situated on the edge of the piste, the Christiania is a 19 bedroom hotel full of alpine charm located in an unbeatable ski-in/ski out location, with the vast Portes du Soleil ski area of 360km of piste accessed via a high speed 6 person lift located only 50m from the Hotel Christiania and an excellent snow record ensures that skiing back to the hotel is possible throughout the season.
The Village could not be more accessible and the cosy hotel bar with its roaring log fire provides an excellent opportunity to relax in the evenings. All bedrooms are comfortable and have either a bath or a shower in addition to direct dial telephones and TV’s. Several of the rooms are well suited to families with additional beds and offer child and teenager reductions. The hotel operates its own child care with a high tea option available for younger children.
The hotels extra facilities include a heated ski and boot room, 2 outdoor hot tubs, TV lounge, children’s play room, sauna, satellite TV and WIFI access.