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Les Chalets de Rosaël is composed of 4 adjacent chalets built from larch wood and stone, allowing you to experience the charming and authentic world of local mountain traditions. All of the 35 self-catering apartments at Les Chalets de Rosaël are welcoming and spacious, and most have panoramic views. The main building houses the reception, swimming pool, sauna and steam room. Please be aware that there is no lift at Les Chalets de Rosaël.
Facilities at Les Chalets de Rosaël include:
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 Chalets de Rosaël has private garage parking (payable, max height 2.10m, limited parking space so booking is advised) or you can use one of the public outdoor or covered car parks (payable & pre-bookable - use car parks P0 or P1, 200-350m from Les Chalets de Rosaël).
The loan of cots & highchairs (request at time of booking), Nintendo Wii consoles, raclette and fondue sets is also possible at Les Chalets de Rosaël (all subject to availability).
All the apartments at Les Chalets de Rosaël in Val Thorens (Les Balcons area) have been recently refurbished and are fitted to a high standard of comfort and convenience. The interiors of the Superior apartments are traditional with a warm, cosy and homely atmosphere. The Premium apartments offer a contemporary décor with stylish new furniture. They all have a living area with a pull out sofa bed sleeping 2, fully equipped open-plan kitchenette with hob & extractor fan, electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, kettle & coffee-maker, flat-screen TV (with International channels), DVD & CD players, free limited Wi-Fi internet access (for basic browsing and emails), a telephone with direct line (calls payable), an open fireplace (excluding apartments sleeping 4/6) with 1 sack of wood.
1 bedroom Duplex Superior apartment sleeping 4/6 (c 53m2): 1st floor: 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, and 1 night corner with twin beds (area not closed), 1 balcony. Ground floor: alcove with twin beds. 1 bathroom, 2 WC.
1 bedroom alcove Superior apartment sleeping 4/6 (c41m2 to 62m2): 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, and 1 alcove with twin beds. 1 bathroom, 1 WC.
2 bedroom alcove Superior apartment sleeping 6/8 (c 58m2 to 78m2): 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with a double bed and 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 1 bathroom and 1 shower-room, 1 WC.
4 bedroom Superior apartment sleeping 8 (c 68m2): 1 bedroom with a double bed, 1 or 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds and either a mezzanine area open on the living room with 2 single beds or 1 alcove with bunk beds and 1 cabin with 2 single beds. 1 bathroom and 2 shower rooms, 2 WCs.
4 bedroom alcove Superior apartment sleeping 8/10 (c 68m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 2 bedrooms each with a double bed. 4 shower rooms and 3 WC.
4 bedroom apartment Duplex sleeping 10/12 (c 120m2): 1 bedroom with a double bed, 2 bedrooms with 3 single beds, 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 4 shower rooms & 3 WCs.
5 bedroom apartment sleeping 10/12 (c 96m2): 1 or 2 bedroom with a double bed, 3 bedrooms with 2 single beds or 2 bedrooms with 3 single beds and 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 4 shower rooms,1 bathroom & 4 WCs.
6 bedroom apartment sleeping 12/14 (c 146m2): 2 bedrooms each with a double bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with 3 single beds and 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 4 shower rooms,1 bathroom & 4 WCs.
6 bedroom apartment sleeping 14/146 (c 140m2): 2 bedrooms each with a double bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 2 bedrooms each with 3 single beds. 1 shower room,5 bathrooms & 7 WCs.
3 bedroom alcove Premium apartment sleeping 6/8 (c 68m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds and 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 3 shower rooms and 2 WCs.
4 bedroom alcove Premium apartment sleeping 8/10 (c 98m2): 1 bedroom with a double bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 alcove with 2 single beds. 4 shower rooms, 3 WCs.
Please note: for all apartments/chalets at Les Chalets de Rosaël that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old.
Prices per accommodation (not per person) including Eurotunnel crossing for a standard car, self-catering in £s, per week
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen with beds made on arrival, towels, tea towels, cleaning kit, flat-screen TV (with international channels), DVD and CD players, 1 bag of firewood (for applicable apartments), limited Wi-Fi internet access (in all apartments), private ski lockers with boot warmers (excluding chalet Bouquetin) and access to the indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room and fitness room (open daily 14:00-21:00).
Sunday – Friday: 08.00 - 10.30 & 17.00 - 19.30.
Saturday: 08.00 - 12.00 & 14.00 - 19.00.
Price is unless specified, per accommodation, 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 Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen). Accommodation only deduct £250.
*Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel
** Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel. A travel supplement of £15 each way per car applies (02/04, 09/04)
*** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £109 per car each way (19/02)
**** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £148 per car each way (12/02)
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.
4* Le Hameau du Kashmir is ideally located at the entrance of Val Thorens, just metres from the mid station ski lifts, offering you ski-in/ski-out possibilities (snow and level depending) onto the Plein Sud ski slope. The resort centre, shops and sports centre are only 5 minutes walk or a short shuttle-bus ride away from Le Hameau du Kashmir ski apartments.
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.
4* L’Oxalys is located at the entrance of Val Thorens in a quiet and sunny area with gorgeous panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, right beside the ski slopes offering you ski-in/ski-out possibilities (snow and level depending).
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.
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.
4* Chalet des Neiges Plein Sud in Val Thorens is ideally positioned to offer ski-in/ski-out possibilities (snow and level depending).
One of the best luxury hotels in the Alps, the 5* ski-in/ski-out Koh-I Nor is the last word in comfort, service and cuisine: the place to stay for your special holiday in Val Thorens. The views are breathtaking. The Koh-I Nor won the prestigious award for France’s best ski hotel in 2015 and 2016.
This very popular French-run club hotel enjoys an ideal ski-in, ski-out location on the slopes, and yet right in the centre of the resort; access to the lifts is via a short blue run down to the Cairn gondola or the beginners’ area with the Campagnoles and Musaraignes magic carpets.
The 5* Hotel Le Fitz Roy enjoys possibly the best ski-in/ski-out location in Val Thorens, right on the slopes (and an easy ski down to the lifts and ski school meeting point), whilst also being right in the centre, on the Place de l’Eglise, with all the bars, restaurants and shops on the doorstep. This exclusive hotel was the first luxury hotel built in the resort some 20 years ago and is now being renovated for the 22/23 season.
One of the resort’s very first hotels to be built, in 1983, Le Val Thorens enjoys the most central location in the resort, on the Place de l’Eglise, whilst also offering excellent ski-in/ski-out convenience, being right on the slopes and an easy ski (or 5-minute walk) to the lifts, ski school and nursery slopes. It is currently being renovated for the 22/23 season.
4* Hotel Les 3 Vallées in Val Thorens is ideally located at the heart of the resort in the Péclet area (Grande Rue), close to all the shops and just 50m from the ski slopes (100m to return).
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.
Hotel Pashmina le Refuge is one the resort's latest 5* luxury hotels. Located towards the top of the resort in a quiet location, yet just 150m from the resort centre, and right on the pistes, the hotel offers ski-in/ski-out convenience. This beautifully designed and stunningly decorated hotel offers a true luxury experience. It's home to the Michelin-starred Les Explorateurs restaurant and has a range of dining options as well as superb facilities.
The highly popular 3* Hotel le Sherpa enjoys a wonderful position in the quiet Plein Sud area at the top of Val Thorens (on Rue de Gebroulaz) with spectacular views over the resort and its peaks. Ski convenience is excellent: you put your skis on just 30m from the front door and ski through the resort for about a minute to get to the ski school meeting point (snow and level depending).