Les Balcons de Val Thorens
- Apartments: Les Balcons de Val Thorens
- Country: France
- Region: 3 Vallees
- Ski Area: 3 Vallees
- Our star rating
- Apartments (Self Catering)
- Sleeps 1-16
- Indoor heated pool & spa
- 2 on-site restaurants
- 500m from resort centre
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.
Les Balcons de Val Thorens consists of a cluster of 6 chalets forming its own hamlet, all buildings are traditionally built using wood and stone and offer exceptional panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. The apartments sleep from two to eighteen people, making them ideal for larger families or groups of friends.
Facilities at Les Balcons de Val Thorens include free access to the 900m2 Spa (open every day Monday-Friday 10.00-12.00 &15.00- 20.00) with indoor heated swimming pool (10m x 5m), Jacuzzi, sauna and fitness room - Numerous massages, facial and body treatments are also available (payable); reception with lounge area and free Wi-Fi internet access, a Sherpa mini supermarket with bakery offering all the basics you will need, a bar with a panoramic terrace, private ski lockers & luggage room.
Les Balcons de Val Thorens has 2 restaurants. The L'Auberge des Balcons restaurant and bar offering Savoyard specialties, where half-board or 7 night dinner options are available (pre-bookable) and the La Cabane restaurant offering fine dining, where a 7 night dinner option is available (pre-bookable).
Val Thorens is a semi-pedestrian ski resort, meaning you can drive through the resort and unload your luggage at your chosen apartment or hotel and then you must park your vehicle in the residences car park or one of the public car parks in the resort, you are not allowed to park in the street. Les Balcons de Val Thorens has underground parking (payable, max height 2.10m) or you can use one of the public outdoor or covered car parks (payable & pre-bookable).
The loan of cots and highchairs (request at time of booking - all subject to availability).
All the apartments at Les Balcons de Val Thorens are fitted and furnished to a good standard of comfort and convenience. The interior décor is traditional with the use of solid wood and rustic features. They have a fully equipped kitchenette with 4-ring ceramic hob, pyrolytic oven, microwave, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, fridge-freezer and filter coffee maker. All apartments have satellite TV, a telephone (calls payable) and a balcony. The larger apartments with 3 bedrooms or more also have the added benefit of an Austrian wood burner in the living area.
1 bedroom apartment sleeping 2/4 (c 32m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath & WC.
Larger 1 bedroom apartment sleeping 2/4 (c 37m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath & WC.
1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 4/6 (c 43m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 alcove with bunk beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath & WC.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 6 (c 52m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath, shower-room & WC.
2 bedroom alcove mezzanine apartment sleeping 8 (c 60m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 2 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 alcove with bunk beds in mezzanine, bathroom with whirlpool bath & WC.
3 bedroom apartment sleeping 6/8 (c 72m2): Living area with a double pull-out sofa bed, 3 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath, shower-room & 2 WCs.
4 bedroom apartment sleeping 10 (c 95m2): Living area with Austrian wood burner, a double pull-out sofa bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed & 3 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, bathroom with whirlpool bath, shower-room & 2 WCs.
4 bedroom Superior apartment sleeping 10 (c 110m2): Living area with Austrian wood burner, 4 twin bedrooms; total of 4 bath/shower rooms and 4 WCs
6 bedroom apartment sleeping 14 (c 150m2): Living area with Austrian wood burner, a double pull-out sofa bed, 2 bedrooms each with a double bed, 4 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 bathroom with whirlpool bath, 3 shower-rooms & 4 WCs.
7 bedroom apartment sleeping 14/16 (c 190m2): Living area with Austrian wood burner, 7 twin bedrooms, 7 bathrooms with whirlpool bath & 7 WCs.
8 bedroom apartment sleeping 16 (c 170m2): Living area with Austrian wood burner, 8 bedrooms each with a double bed or 2 single beds, 2 bathrooms with whirlpool bath, 3 shower-rooms & 4 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.
Price includes (2018/19):
Fully equipped apartment, beds made on arrival (except sofa beds), (bed linen, and towels for sofa beds are placed in the apartment on your arrival with the amount needed for your stay, number of people to confirm at the time of the booking), firewood (in applicable apartments), ski lockers, free Wi-Fi internet access in apartments, satellite TV and free access to the indoor heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and fitness room.
Pre-bookable extras (2018/19):
Restaurant Options, 3 course meals:
Restaurant L’Auberge des Balcons
- 7 Dinners: £151/adult & £76/child (3-11 yrs*).
- Half board: £214/adult & £107/child (3-11 yrs*).
- Liberty card ‘3 Dinners’: £68/adult & £32/child (3-11 yrs*).
* 1 free soft drink for children & free baby food for infants 0-2 yrs.
Supplements payable locally: Christmas: €11/adult & €5.50/child (3-11 yrs). New Year: €25/adult & €12.50/child (3-11 yrs).
Restaurant La Cabane
- 7 Dinners: £202/adult & £82/child (3-11 yrs*).
- Liberty card ‘3 Dinners’: £92/adult & £43/child (3-11 yrs*).
* 1 free soft drink for children & free baby food for infants 0-2 yrs.
Please note: all pre-bookable extras must be booked in advance, at least 1 month prior to arrival.
Payable locally (2018/19):
- Refundable breakage deposit: €460/apartment sleeping 2-7 & €800/apartment sleeping 8-18 (cash or Visa/Mastercard credit card) – Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €2.53/person 18yrs+/day (guiding fare).
- Underground parking at the residence (height limit 2.10m): €75/car/week
- Public parking (for guidance only): Covered parking: €77.50 car/week (if booked between the 01/08/2018 until the 16/11/2018) or €82.50/car/week (if booked from the 17/11/2018). Pre-bookable online via: www.valthoparc.com. Cost in resort if not pre-booked: Covered parking: €82.50/car/week.
- Optional end of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area, dishes & bins) with extra charges from €46
- Extra towels or bed linen: €5/kit.
- Spa treatments & massages.
- Only one pet per apartment is allowed and will be charged €50/week (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory.
Reception opening times:
Sunday – Friday: 08:30 – 12:00 & 15:00 – 02:00.
Saturday: 07:00 – 02:00.
Lift pass offers (2018/19):
Make savings by purchasing a Duo pass (2 pers), Tribu pass (3 pers) or a Family pass (2 adults and 2 (or 3) children under 18yrs). Must be on same booking reference.