Les Portes du Grand Massif
- Chalets & Apartments: Les Portes du Grand Massif
- Country: France
- Region: Grand Massif
- Ski Area: Grand Massif
- Our star rating
- Chalets & Apartments (Self Catering)
- Sleeps 1-12
- Indoor pool & spa
- Large apartments
- Group friendly
3* Superior les Portes du Grand Massif (formerly known as Le Refuge du Golf) in Flaine is located in the Hameau de Flaine area, just over 2km from the centre of Flaine itself and the bottom of the ski slopes.
Les Portes du Grand Massif (formerly known as Le Refuge du Golf) in Flaine is located in the Hameau de Flaine area, just over 2km from the centre of Flaine itself. Officially, the skiing is accessed, and return is made at the end of the day, via the resort shuttle bus (free daytime shuttle bus from the residence every 30 minutes from 08.30 - 18.30). Alternatively doorstep skiing* is possible as you can cross the road, and ski down a gentle path (snow conditions permitted) that lead to the top of the Les Gerats chairlift 'and Aigue Marine blue slope down to Flaine Forêt. Please note that the path is not part of the official piste network and is used at skiers’ own risk.
Les Portes du Grand Massif is composed of luxury south-facing self-catering apartments and chalets which are beautifully built using traditional wood and all have stunning mountain views. The main building houses the reception, bar and restaurant with a panoramic terrace (open in the evenings, take-away, evening meal and half-board options available), swimming pool, spa area and a few shops.
Facilities at les Portes du Grand Massif include free access to the private indoor heated swimming pool and fitness room; Jacuzzi, sauna, steam & massage room (payable, by appointment only); covered parking (height limit 2.30m, payable); free Wi-Fi internet access (in the reception area & all apartments); a baby sitting service (payable, see reception for more details) and a bakery delivery service for daily fresh bread and croissants (payable, pre-order at reception the day before). Cots and highchairs can be hired (payable, request at time of booking).
The luxury apartments and chalets at les Portes du Grand Massif the in Flaine are fitted and furnished to a very high standard of comfort and convenience. The interior decor and design is modern and stylish, with the use of neutral colours and light wood throughout. They are spacious and all have a fully equipped kitchenette with ceramic hob, cooker hood, coffee machine, toaster, kettle, microwave & dishwasher, hairdryer, LCD TV and free Wi-Fi internet access. Most apartments have a balcony or terrace with chairs.
1 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 (c 40m2): Living area with a double bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 bathroom & WC.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 6 (c 55m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 2 bedrooms each with a double or 2 single beds, 1 bathroom or 1 shower room & WC.
3 bedroom apartment sleeping 8 (c 65m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 3 bedrooms each with a double or 2 single beds, 1 bathroom and 2 shower rooms & WC.
3 bedroom chalet sleeping 8 (c 75m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 3 bedrooms each with 1 double or 2 single beds, bath and shower rooms & WC.
4 bedroom apartment sleeping 10 (c 85m2): Living area with double sofa bed, 4 bedrooms each with a double or 2 single beds, 3 bathroom or shower rooms & 3 WCs.
4 bedroom chalet sleeping 10 (c 110m2): Living area with double sofa bed, 4 bedrooms each with 1 double or 2 single beds, 2 bathrooms, 2 shower rooms & WCs.
5 bedroom apartment sleeping 12 (c 105m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 5 bedrooms each with a double or 2 single beds, bathrooms, shower rooms & WCs.
Please note: for any apartments/chalets that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old.
*This indicates that you can access to or from the slopes with ease (distance will vary depending on which building you are located in). This is subject to normal snow conditions in the resort at that time and to the individual skier's ability.
Fully equipped apartment.
- Please note - end of stay cleaning, towels and sheets are payable in resort: 1 bed 4: 80€, 2 bed 6: 120€, 3 bed 8: 160€, 4 bed apt 10: 220€, 5 bed 12: 260€, 3 bed chalet 8: 220€, 4 bed chalet 10: 280€
- Refundable breakage deposit: €300/apartment (cash or credit card) - Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €1.50/person 18yrs+/day (guiding fare).
- Underground parking (height limit 2.30m): €41/car/week (guiding fare, subject to availability).
- Bakery delivery service
- Hire of cot or highchair: €21.50 item/week.
- Spa treatments (subject to availability).
Only one pet per apartment is allowed and will be charged €35/week (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory. Dogs must be on a lead at all times within the residence.
Residence opening times:
Arrival day is Saturday (unless otherwise stated below) 17:00 - 20:00 and Departure by 10:00.