The name of the hotel means Mountain of Light in Persian, also the name of the renowned diamond in Queen Elizabeth’s crown, and certainly, the architect has successfully transposed the theme of light throughout his design of the hotel, with natural light omnipresent in guest rooms and public areas. Recommended equally for couples and families.
Facilities at the Koh-I Nor include a 24/7 reception; a huge 800m2 spa, including 2 swimming pools, a fitness room, sauna, Hammam, Jacuzzi, salt wall, ice fountain, sensorial showers, relaxation zone and solarium (massages and beauty treatments are available, payable locally).
Guests have a choice of 3 outstanding restaurants: the gastronomic Atelier d’Eric, serving a superb 5 course half board dinner and à la carte; a second gastronomic restaurant, the Diamant Noir, serves à la carte with specialities based on truffles, as well as a 3 course menu the La Cave specialises in local Savoyard fare (one dinner per week at the Diamant Noir and La Cave is included in the half board package); children’s menus are available.
24H room service (payable locally); the atmospheric lounge/bar with open fireplace offers occasional musical entertainment; the sunny, south-facing panoramic terrace is the perfect place for a well-deserved après ski drink, whilst admiring the exceptional views over the resort and the valley; ski room with heated boot racks; shuttle service within the resort; kids’ games room (unsupervised – closed at certain times, including during conferences); covered car park (payable locally); Baby pack (cot, sleeping bag, bath and thermometer, changing mat, bottle warmer) and choice of baby food in restaurant included on a bed and breakfast basis (other meals payable locally ie. not half board for babies); free loan of pushchairs subject to availability; babysitting service (payable locally).
All 63 spacious guest rooms are beautifully decorated in a contemporary style, are very well appointed and very comfortable. All have bathroom with bath; separate wc; TV, mini-bar, hairdryer, safe, Nespresso machine, turndown service, wifi and balcony.
Duo room 26m2, sleeping 2; double bed or 2 single beds; north-west or south-east facing
Privilege room 29m2, sleeping 2/3; double or 2 single beds plus a single bed; north-west or south-east facing
Superior room 34m2, sleeping 2/3; double bed plus a single bed; south-east facing
Luxury room 36m2, sleeping 2/3; double bed plus a single bed; bathroom also has a shower
Junior suite mezzanine 41m2, sleeping 2/3; bedroom on mezzanine with a double bed; alcove with single bed; lounge area; located on the 7th floor
Junior suite 43m2, sleeping 2/4; bedroom with double bed; alcove with 2 single beds; lounge area; located on 6th or 7th floor
Mezzanine suite 60m2, sleeping 2/4; bedroom on mezzanine with a double bed; bedroom with 2 single beds; living area; located on the 7th floor
Interconnecting family room 55m2, sleeping 4/5; comprising a Duo room and a Privilege room interconnecting; located on 3rd, 4th or 5th floor
Prestige family room 68m2, sleeping 4/6; comprising a Privilege room and a Luxury room interconnecting; located on 3rd, 4th or 5th floor
Guide prices per person including Eurostar and transfers, half board in £s, Saturday-Saturday
For other room types, please enquire.
Low is generally January, mid-March and late April weeks
Mid is generally Christmas, Easter
High includes New Year and the whole of February, and generally early March
Hotel accommodation on a half board basis; Christmas and New Year gala dinners.
Local tourist tax: 3.30€/person 18+ years/night; indoor parking 20€/night; pets 25€/night; massages and beauty treatments; babysitting.
Prices shown are in £s Sterling and are an indication only. Please call us for a firm quotation; they are per adult and include 7 nights' hotel accommodation on a half board basis, based on 2 adults sharing a duo North-West facing, return travel on direct daytime Eurostar train in Standard Class from London St Pancras or Ashford International to Moûtiers, Aime la Plagne or Bourg St Maurice and return private transfers from the French station to your hotel. Please see below for timetable.
Day trains from London run from 22 December 2018 to 30 March 2019
Depart St Pancras International - 09.45
Depart Ashford International - 10.28
Arrive Moutiers - 18.27
Arrive Aime La Plagne - 18.46
Arrive Bourg St Maurice - 19.03
Depart Bourg St Maurice - 09.34
Depart Moutiers - 10.14
Arrive Ashford International - 15.37
Arrive St Pancras International - 16.13
Please also call us for prices for hotel with Eurotunnel, ferry or just accommodation only.
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