- Apartments: Aspen
- Country: France
- Region: Paradiski
- Ski Area: Paradiski
- Our star rating
- Apartments (Self Catering)
- Sleeps 1-6
- Doorstep skiing
- Wi-Fi (payable)
The 3* Superior Aspen residence in La Plagne is a large Savoyard style chalet constructed in traditional wood and stone (with lift from the 1st floor), divided into 48 self-catering ski apartments overlooking the valley or the mountains.
Situated in Plagne-Village and only 100m from the slopes offering doorstep skiing (*), 300m from the ski lifts, ESF ski school, snow kindergarten and shops. Plagne-Centre which is approximately 250m further down is linked by a free resort shuttle bus.
Facilities at Aspen include a communal reception/lounge area with open fireplace, Wi-Fi internet access in the reception area and all apartments (payable), covered parking (payable, pre-bookable, max height 1.90m), free access to the indoor heated swimming pool (9m x 6m, open 10:00 - 19:30 everyday except Saturday), sauna and steam room (open 17.00 - 20.00, one free sauna or steam room session is offered per apartment per week , additional sessions can be paid for locally), ski lockers, a pool table (payable), launderette and free self-service tea & coffee (09.00 - 20.00). A bakery delivery service can be arranged for daily fresh bread and croissants to be delivered to reception (pre-order the day before). Please note that there is a free outdoor car park within 100m of the Aspen residence (subject to availability). Cots and highchairs can be hired and the loan of board games, hairdryers, sledges, toasters, irons and ironing boards is also possible (all subject to availability).
Each self-catering apartment at Aspen has a kitchenette with ceramic hob, microwave/grill, dishwasher, coffee maker, cable TV (limited channels), telephone (calls payable), Wi-Fi internet access (payable), separate WC and a balcony or terrace.
1 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 (c 37m2): Living area with a single sofa bed & a single pull-out bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with bath or shower & WC.
1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 5/6 (c 45m2): Living area with a single sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 alcove with bunk beds, bathroom, shower-room & WC.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 6 (c 58m2): Living area with a single sofa bed & 1 single pull-out bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, bathroom , shower-room & 2 WCs.
Please note: for any apartments at Aspen in La Plagne that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old. Alcoves are usually not enclosed, have bunk beds and no window.
*This indicates that you can access to or from the slopes with ease (within 100m of the residence). This is subject to normal snow conditions in the resort at that time and to the individual skier's ability.
Price includes (2017/18):
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen (change payable), towels (change payable), access to the indoor heated swimming pool (open 10:00-19:30 everyday except Saturday), ski lockers, outdoor parking (subject to availability) and cable TV.
Pre-bookable extras (2017/18):
- Beds made on arrival: £26/1 bed 4 apartment, £31/1 bed alcove 5/6 apartment, £35/2 bed 7 apartment.
- Optional end of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area & dishes): £34/1 bed 4 apartment, £43/1 bed alcove 5/6 apartment & £52/2 bed 7 apartment.
- Beds made on arrival & end of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area & dishes): £52/1 bed 4 apartment, £66/1 bed alcove 5/6 apartment & £78/2 bed 7 apartment.
- Optional covered parking (height limit 1.90m): £43/car/week, (subject to availability).
These pre-bookable extras are to be requested at the time of booking.
Payable locally (2017/18):
- Refundable breakage deposit: €400/apartment (cash or credit card) - Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €2.48/person 13yrs+/day (guiding fare).
- Charge if apartment is not left clean and tidy: €39 - €59 (depending on apartment size).
- Sauna and steam room: €8/session or €39/6 sessions (1 free session offered per apartment, per week). Open 17.00-20.00.
- Extra bed linen and towels: €8/set/each.
- Hire of cot or highchair: €15/item/stay or hire both for €25/stay (subject to availability, request at time of booking, for a child under 2 yrs old).
- Launderette: €6/wash & €4/tumble dry.
- Wi-Fi internet access in your apartment: €7/day or €20/week (payable locally).
- Bakery delivery service.
- Pool table: €2/game.
Only two pets per apartment are allowed and will be charged €39/pet/week (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory.
Loan of extras:
Hairdryers, irons, ironing boards, toasters, kettle, board games and sledges (all subject to availability).
Reception opening hours:
Saturday: 08.00 – 12.00 & 16.00 - 20.00.
Sunday – Friday: 08.00 - 11.00 & 17.00 - 20.00.
Arrival day at Aspen is Saturday (unless otherwise stated) 17:00 - 20:00 and Departure 08:00 - 10:00.