What's New For Winter 2018/19?
Exciting new ski area developments for La Rosière in 2018/19
La Rosière, a favourite with families, is expanding the Espace San Bernardo ski area for December 2018! The exciting 15 million Euro plans include building five new red graded pistes (increasing the total runs to 198km) and adding two new 6-seater lifts. The addition of the new Mont-Valaisan peak will raise the altitude to 2800m and create lots of secured new free-riding opportunities. Discover our new accommodation in La Rosière below, and be one of the first to ski the new slopes!
New Additions to the Ski Collection Programme
We now have even more choice for your holiday to the French mountains! Here are our new additions for the winter 2018/19 ski season including accommodation and a ski resort!
Sat at 1860m and with a top resort height of 2650m, has a great snow record. Its location on the French/Italian border means it benefits from an average of 300 sunny days a year.
The resort has a great range of beginners’ slopes and plenty of après ski to keep the whole family happy. In 2017, Montgenèvre was nominated for ‘Family Resort of the Year’ in the World Snow Awards.
Chalet des Dolines, Montgenèvre
4* Luxury Chalet des Dolines at the foot of the Chalvet side slopes, 150m from the Chalvet cable car. The self-catered apartments are fitted and furnished to a very high standard of comfort and convenience, and all come with a balcony. Facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool with Jacuzzis, saunas, steam room and fitness room; and an O des Cîmes Spa.
Le Napoleon, Montgenèvre
4* Luxury Le Napoleon is in the resort centre opposite the 'front de neige'. The self-catered apartments are fitted and furnished to a very high standard of comfort and convenience, and all come with a balcony. Facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool with Jacuzzis, saunas, steam room and fitness room; and an O des Cîmes Spa.
Le Hameau de Barthelemy, La Rosière
4* Le Hameau de Barthelemy, which opened in February 2018, is 200m from the slopes at Les Eucherts with amenities all nearby. The self-catered apartments are fitted and furnished to a very high standard of comfort and convenience. Facilities include a spa and wellness centre (including a traditional sauna, an infrared sauna, a sensory shower, and beauty treatments with the renowned SNO ETERNELLE brand).
Hyatt Centric, La Rosière
Brand new 4* Superior Hyatt Centric, which opened December 2017, offers a ski-in/ski-out position in the les Eucherts area of La Rosiere, 300m from the resort centre. The hotel has its own apres-ski with two bars and two restaurants. Other facilities include a Summit Spa, an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, three hot tubs and a fitness room; a games room, children's play area and a ski room.
Alparena, La Rosiere
Brand new for the 2018-19 ski season, the 4* Alparena Hotel & Spa is set to become one of the places to stay in La Rosière. It is ideally located in the les Eucherts area, with a choice of shops, bars and restaurants and a mini-market, just 150m from the Eucherts Express lift and with the advantage of being ski-in. Facilities include a bar and restaurant plus a 1000m2 spa with pool.
Chalet Le Cabrini, Val d'Isere
4* Chalet Le Cabrini is at the foot of the slopes, 200m from the Bellevarde Express and 400m from the Solaise Express and the ski school meeting point. The self-catered chalet has its own garden and balcony, facilities include a home cinema system, a sauna and a ski room.
Hotel La Savoyarde, Val d'Isère
3* Superior Hotel La Savoyarde sits in a convenient, central, yet quiet location between the main street of Val d'Isère and the snow front. The half-board hotel has an atmospheric lounge/bar area with an open fire, a spa area and on-site restaurant which serves the 5-course half-board dinner (including a cheese board), and the breakfast buffet.
Hotel Avenue Lodge, Val d'Isère
5* Hotel Avenue Lodge is a highly fashionable boutique hotel, in a central location in Val d’Isère’s main street, just 150m from the Solaise and Bellevarde lifts and ski school meeting point. Facilities include a hi-tech spa with indoor pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi; a spacious lounge/bar with fireplace, and a very highly regarded bistrot-style restaurant where an exceptional hot and cold buffet breakfast (included in our prices) and 3 course dinner are served (book and pay for dinner locally).
Hotel Kandahar, Val d'Isère
3* Superior Hotel Kandahar is a friendly, very professionally managed 3 star superior hotel, enjoying an excellent, central location on the resort’s high street, yet 250m from the Bellevarde and Solaise lifts and ski school meeting point. Facilities include a lounge/bar, a well-equipped wellness area with steam room and sauna, a children’s playroom; and the very popular and atmospheric Taverne d’Alsace brasserie-style restaurant serving a 3 course fixed menu as well as à la carte and an extensive buffet breakfast.
Residence Avancher Lodge and Hotel Avancher, Val d'Isere
4* Residence Avancher Lodge and 3* Superior Hotel Avancher are found in the quiet Avenue du Prariond, just 450m from the resort centre, lift and ski school meeting point, and 350m from the slopes. Shared facilities include a lounge, atmospheric bar with fireplace, a highly-rated restaurant; and a spa with outdoor and indoor saunas, a whirlpool and steam room.
Residence Belledonne, Courchevel
4* Residence Belledonne is in a great central location, just 150m from the nearest lifts and the ski school, the toboggan run, skating rink, bowling alley and cinema. Facilities include a Relaxtion Space with a massage room, hydrojet shower, sauna and a fitness room.
Coeur Courchevel 1850, Courchevel
4* Coeur Courchevel 1850 is located right in the middle of Courchevel 1850, on the rue de l’Eglise, just 100m from from the Croisette. A range of pre-bookable options is available, including concierge service, arrival food/wine pack, flowers, Champagne, beauty treatments, breakfast, daily cleaning and a mid-week clean.
Hotel de la Loze, Courchevel
3* Superior Hotel de la Loze is located in the bustling Croisette area with its great choice of shops, bars and restaurants; just 30m from the nearest lift. The family-run hotel offers ski-in/ski-out access to the slopes, and facilities include a bar/lounge with fireplace, relaxation area with steam room and sauna, and an outstanding hot and cold buffet.
Residence Daria-I Nor and Hotel Daria-I Nor, Alpe d'Huez
5* Luxury Residence Daria-I Nor and its ajoining 5* Luxury Hotel Daria-I Nor are just 50m from the Les Bergers chairlift as well as the wide choice of shops, bars and restaurants of the Bergers parade. Facilities include an atmospheric lounge/bar with fireplace and occasional musical entertainment; large south facing sun terrace with breathtaking views; a spa/wellness area with 2 swimming pools, 2 saunas, hammam, Jacuzzi, salt wall, solarium and fitness room; and two restaurants.
Hotel Le Val Thorens, Val Thorens
4* Le Val Thorens is an iconic hotel in the most central location in the resort, on the Place de l’Eglise. Facilities include a wellness area with a large swimming pool (with panoramic views of the valley), sauna and Jacuzzi; atmospheric lounge/piano bar with open fireplace, and a choice of 2 excellent restaurants.
Hotel Le Fitz Roy, Val Thorens
5* Luxury Hotel Le Fitz Roy is right on the slopes (and an easy ski down to the lifts and ski school meeting point). Facilities include an extensive spa with swimming pool, sauna and hammam; a highly rated French/Savoyard restaurant, a lounge/bar with cosy fireplace, a library and a sunny, south-facing terrace, which is the place to enjoy lunch, right on the slopes, perfect in fine weather for people-watching!
Chalets Cocoon, Val Thorens
4* Luxury Chalets Cocoon is a small, exclusive residence of just 10 ski-in/ski-out self-catered apartments, in the Balcons area of Val Thorens. Facilities include a swimming lane, a balcony or terrace with Jacuzzi, a sauna, 48" TVs and covered parking.
Hotel AlpenRuitor, Meribel-Mottaret
4* Hotel AlpenRuitor is a family-run, ski-in/ski-out hotel, just 25m from the ski school meeting point and 35m from the nearest lifts and slopes. Facilities include an excellent spa with sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and sensory showers; a lounge/bar with fireplace, a highly-rated restaurant, ski lockers and heated boot racks. Family-friendly features include kids’ high tea, early dinner option at 18:30 with kids’ menu; babysitting service on request; kids’ corner in the lounge with PlayStation and games.
New properties in Courchevel Moriond - Aspen Lodge, Residence Le C, Mammoth Lodge, Keystone Lodge, Whistler Lodge
These small high-quality residences comprise luxury apartments in various chalets. They are centrally located on the main street of Courchevel Moriond and between 50-150m from a wide choice of bars, shops and restaurants. They are pretty much ski-in with access to the local area via lifts close by. Across the road from the residences is the escalator leading down to the Aquamotion leisure complex.
Chalet Matsuzaka Hotel and Spa, La Rosiere
The award-winning Chalet Matsuzaka enjoys an ideal, quiet, ski-in location (via the Papillon piste) in les Eucherts, with a few shops, bars, restaurants and a mini-market, all within 100m, as well as the slopes, main chairlift and ESF ski school meeting point.
A particular feature of the Chalet Matsuzaka is the excellent Japanese spa, including an outdoor Japanese hot tub, sauna and 2 treatment rooms where a range of relaxing, rebalancing and recharging treatments are available, including Swedish massage, sports/deep tissue massage, Indian head massage, craniosacral therapy, reflexology and Neal’s Yard facial spa, all carried out by the hotel’s own expert team.
Chalet Angelonia, La Rosière (Espace San Bernardo)
The Chalet Angelonia is a boutique chalet of just 5 guest rooms, all en-suite and with south-west or east facing balconies, renovated throughout for the winter 18-19 ski season. Half board with high tea is included.