It's home to the Michelin-starred Les Explorateurs restaurant and has a range of dining options as well as superb facilities.
The wide range of facilities here include:
New for 21/22 - thanks to European glass experts - Grolla Verre and Serrurerie Tissot - they have used glass with integrated nanotechnology to create a new 70m2 retractable veranda on the terrace with bay windows offering clear views of the surrounding mountains and slopes of Val Thorens. The new retractable glass veranda is heated using self-heating glass and power from electricity generated locally from dams in the region. The system allows a comfortable temperature for lunch or dinner to be maintained and can be set up in two minutes in case of bad weather or cold temperatures.
Accommodation at the Hotel Pashmina le Refuge comprises 43 guest rooms and suites (up to 82m2).
All guest rooms are beautifully furnished with bath or shower room, usually separate wc, balcony in most rooms, WiFi, safe, multimedia satellite TV, minibar, Nespresso machine and docking station.
Elegance room (20m2), sleeping 1: large double bed, south-east facing balcony overlooking the Massif de Péclet
Excellence room (27m2), sleeping 2-3: separate lounge area with sofa bed, bedroom with 2 single beds or double bed, balcony, east-facing overlooking the Massif de Péclet
Baby junior suite (33m2), sleeping 2: dressing area and comfortable lounge in an open-plan style, 2 single beds or double bed, mountain view (no balcony)
Junior suite (37m2), sleeping 2: dressing area and comfortable lounge with a large designer sofa in an open-plan style, 2 single beds or double bed, balcony with a mountain view
Triple room (37m2), sleeping 2-3: dressing area and separate comfortable lounge with sofa bed, extra bathroom, sofa bed, separate areas, 2 single beds or double bed, balcony with a mountain view (except on level 8)
XL junior suite (45m2), sleeping 2-4: dressing area and large lounge with wood-burning stove plus sofa bed, 2 single beds or double bed, south-facing balcony
XL triple room (45m2), sleeping 2-3: dressing area and separate comfortable lounge with a large designer sofa, super king-size double bed, alpine-style bed or cabin room for third person, south-facing balcony
Family room (45m2), sleeping 2-4: dressing area and lounge area with a sofa, 2 single beds or double bed, second bedroom with 2 single beds or double bed, extra bathroom, balcony with a mountain view (except on level 8). The two rooms are often adjoined
XXL prestige suite (70m2), sleeping 4: two separate rooms with extraordinary views to the South and East, large separate lounge over 20m², one suite has a wood-burning stove, the other a balcony, bedroom with a super king-size double bed and a dressing area, bedroom with 2 single beds or double bed (both bedrooms have bath/shower room), private steam room
Family suite (82m2), sleeping 6: large living space (30m²) with lounge, dining room and equipped kitchen, wood-burning stove, three bedrooms with 2 single beds or double bed, extra bathrooms and wcs, south-facing balconies
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Price is unless specified, per person, per week, in £s Sterling, including a Standard Eurotunnel crossing from Folkestone to Calais with a car with Free FlexiPlus upgrade on selected dates on a self-catering basis. A supplement will apply for travel on certain peak dates. Other routes and operators available (including P&O routes from Hull to Zeebrugge or Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen).
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Chalets Cocoon is a small, exclusive residence of just 10 self-catering apartments offering superb views and ski-in/ski-out convenience. Beautiful interior boast designer touches and facilities include a swimming lane and private hot tubs. Chalets Cocoon is ideally situated in the Balcons area of Val Thorens, just 300m from the centre of the resort. Chalets Cocoon opened in December 2018.
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Koh-i Nor in Val Thorens is an impressive modern 5* luxury ski residence, located on the Plein Sud ski slope offers doorstep skiing (snow and level depending) however please be aware that it is a blue slope out and back, so not ideal for beginners. Koh-i Nor won France's best ski hotel at the World Snow Awards in 2016.
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3* Les Balcons de Val Thorens in Val Thorens, located in the higher part of the resort, in a tranquil setting. The residence is south facing and is located directly on the slopes (snow and level depending) and is 500m from the resort centre.
The recently built Les Balcons de Val Thorens Platinium in Val Thorens is located in the higher part of the resort, in a tranquil and sunny setting. This prestigious residence is south facing and located directly on the slopes offering ski-in/ski-out opportunities (snow and level depending) and is 500m from the Val Thorens resort centre.
Located in the quiet district of Les Balcons in the lively ski resort of Val Thorens, Chalet Altitude is just 150m from the ski slopes but it is also possible to ski back to the residence (*), however, be please be aware that this may not be suitable for beginners.
Located in the quiet Les Balcons area of the lively ski resort of Val Thorens, Chalet Val 2400 is just 150m from the ski slopes but it is also possible to ski back to the residence (*), however, please aware that you would need to be of an intermediate standard.
3* Village Montana is located in the quiet and sunny lower part of Val Thorens (Soleil Area), directly on the ski slopes (snow and level depending). The residence is adjacent to the Ecole de Ski Francais (ESF) ski school and the children's snow garden and just 200m from the resort centre.
The recently built Village Montana Plein Sud residence in Val Thorens is built in a 4* luxury chalet style and is located at the bottom of the ski slopes, offering ski-in ski-out (snow and level depending). This south facing residence is situated in the quiet 'Soleil' area of Val Thorens, within 5 to 10 minutes walking to the Ecole de Ski Francais (ESF) ski school, shops and restaurants on Rue du Soleil.
Les Chalets de Rosaël in Val Thorens is located in the newly developed area ‘Les Balcons’, at the foot of the ski slopes, offering direct access to the slopes from the residence. The resort centre is a short walk away (500m).
4* Chalet des Neiges Hermine in Val Thorens is located only 200m from the slopes, offering doorstep skiing and the possibility to ski back to within 100m of the main entrance of the residence via the Retour/Plein Sud slope.
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Completely renovated for the 2016-17 ski season, the 4* hotel Fahrenheit Seven Val Thorens, it enjoys an ideal ski-in/ski-out location (snow and level depending) in a quiet part of Val Thorens, just 150m from the centre of the resort and 100m from the nearest lift and ski school meeting point.
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