|Country France Region Grand Massif Resort Flaine Apartment Le Centaure Ski Area Grand Massif Our Star Rating Superior|
Le Centaure in Flaine is a 4 star luxury residence superbly situated by the 'Les Grandes Platieres' cable car, nearby the resort centre and offers ski-in/ski-out possibilities.
Le Centaure is a 4 star luxury residence superbly situated in Flaine Forum, the highest resort in the Grand Massif, and offers ski-in/ski-out possibilities*. The residence is ideally located by the 'Les Grandes Platieres' cable car. Flaine is well suited to families offering a large nursery slope area perfect for children or beginners, whilst the nearby resort centre has a variety of shops, restaurants and bars plus a unique atmosphere with several large sculptures inspired by artists such as Picasso.|
Arriving at Le Centaure, a large internal staircase leads you to the open-air roof terrace from which you can ski-in and ski-out and enjoy spectacular views over the ski area and the surrounding mountains.
Facilities at Le Centaure include communal lounge area at the reception, free Wi-Fi internet access in the reception area and all apartments (1 free, additional connections payable), luggage room, lifts, ski locker with heated boot racks and free public outdoor parking (15 minutes walk from the residence) or payable public outdoor parking (300m from the residence). The loan of cots, highchairs, bottle warmers, plug socket guards (1 cot & 1 highchair max/apartment, request at time of booking), board games, raclette sets, fondue sets and electrical adaptors is also possible (all subject to availability). A bakery delivery service can be arranged for fresh bread and pastries to be delivered to reception by 08.00 each morning (payable, pre-order the day before, before 19.00).
NEW! For Winter 2013/2014 Le Centaure in Flaine will also enjoy a luxurious and extensive swimming pool, children's pool and Spa area.
Le Centaure in Flaine offers 30 self-catering ski apartments in 1 main building. The apartments are south-facing and range from 1 bedroom to 3 bedroom split level. The 2 bedroom apartments are split level whilst some of the 3 bedroom apartments enjoy amazing location with a balcony directly overlooking the slopes and chairlifts. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchenette with 4-ring ceramic hob, multi-function oven, fridge, dishwasher, coffee-maker, kettle, toaster, mixer and steamer. The bathrooms have a heated towel rail and hairdryer. The living area has under-floor heating, satellite TV, telephone and a balcony with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. 1 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 (c 35-40m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom & WC. 1 bedroom + alcove apartment sleeping 6 (c 45-50m2): Living area, 1 bedroom with a double bed, 1 cabin bedroom with 2 bunk beds, bathroom & WC. 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 6 (c 50-55m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom & WC. 2 bedroom + alcove apartment sleeping 8: TBC 3 bedroom apartment sleeping 8 (c 65-75m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, bathroom, shower-room & 2 WCs. May be split level. *This indicates that you can ski to or from the residence. This is subject to normal snow conditions in the resort at that time and to the individual skier's ability. At Le Centaure this is via a red run, so not suitable for all children or beginners. There is however a lift between Flaine Foret and Flaine Forum. Price includes:
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen with beds made on arrival (excluding sofa beds), towels, 2 tea towels, cleaning kit, end of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area & dishes), ski lockers with heated boot dryers, TV, Wi-Fi internet access at reception and in all apartments (free for first PC/handset, additional connections payable).
- Refundable breakage deposit: €400/apartment (cheque or credit card) - Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €1.50/person 13yrs +/day (guiding fare)
- Optional outdoor public parking: €4/24hr (not pre-bookable & subject to availability). Car park P2 is the nearest to the residence (300m). Please note that there is also free outdoor parking (car park P0) in resort (15 minutes walk from the residence).
- Extra towels (1 hand & 1 bath towel): €9/kit.
- Hire of bathrobe: €9/robe.
- Extra cleaning kit: €8/kit.
- Kitchen area and dishes end of stay cleaning – see reception for more details.
- Bakery delivery service
- Laundry service
- Hire of Buggies, car seats & baby carriers. See Familib website for prices and booking.
Only one pet per apartment is allowed and will be charged €60/stay (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory.
Loan of extras:
Cots, highchairs, bottle warmers and plug-socket protectors (1 cot & 1 highchair max/apartment, request at time of
booking), board games, raclette sets, fondue sets and electrical adaptors (all subject to availability).
Reception opening times:
Sunday - Friday: 08.00 - 10.00 & 17.00 – 19.00. Closed on Wednesday
Saturday: 07.00 - 21.00
Arrival day at Le Centaure is Saturday (unless otherwise stated) 17:00 - 20:00 and Departure by 10:00. Interested in buying an apartment at Le Centaure? See our Buying in the Alps page
SELF-catered ski apartments
2013/2014 SELF DRIVE EUROTUNNEL INCLUSIVE PRICES - prices per accommodation (not per person) including Eurotunnel crossing, self-catering in £s Sterling.
For independent travellers we offer accommodation-only bookings. Accommodation only deduct £165.
Price is unless specified per accommodation, per week, in £s Sterling, including a Eurotunnel return crossing from Folkestone to Calais with a car with Free FlexiPlus upgrade giving you not only the complete flexibility to travel on the next available departure but also a dedicated Check-in lane, priority boarding and use of dedicated lounge facilities with complimentary facilities (cars below 1.85m high only). A single supplement of £20 per car applies for travel on certain peak dates (1). Other routes and operators available (including P&O routes from Hull to Zeebrugge or Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen).
Please select here for all Eurotunnel & ferry details (1) Eurotunnel 2013/2014 peak travel dates are subject to a single £20 supplement per car on the following dates:
Out Folkestone - Calais: 27-28/12 & 14-15/02
In Calais - Folkestone: 04-05/01 & 22-23/02