L'Ecrin des Neiges
- Apartments: L'Ecrin des Neiges
- Country: France
- Region: Tignes Val d'Isere
- Ski Area: Tignes Val d'Isere
- Our star rating
- Apartments (Self Catering)
- Sleeps 1-10
- Slopes and shops close by
- Refurbished in 09/10
Located in the Val Claret area of Tignes, 4* L'Ecrin des Neiges benefits from an excellent position in the dynamic internationally renowned resort. The slopes, shops and services are all close by and the free resort shuttle bus stops at 21 places around Tignes.
Built by the acclaimed mountain architects MGM in the local style by combining wood and stone, the residence offers just 45 charming as well as spacious self-catering ski apartments.
Facilities at L'Ecrin des Neiges include a reception lounge area with fireplace and a children's play area, underground parking (payable, not pre-bookable, subject to availability & limited to one car per apartment), launderette (payable), ski lockers, luggage room (unsupervised), free basic Wi-Fi internet access within the reception area and all apartments, breakfast packs can be purchased and a bakery delivery service can be arranged for fresh bread and croissants each morning (to be pre-ordered at reception the day before).
The loan of baby kits for children aged 0-2 yrs (including cot with fitted sheet, highchair, changing mat and pushchair), irons, ironing boards, bed guards, stair gates, socket covers, board games, fondue and raclette sets is also possible (all subject to availability).
All the stylish self-catering ski apartments at L'Ecrin des Neiges in Tignes (Val Claret) are fitted and furnished to a high standard of comfort and convenience. They all have a fully equipped kitchenette with ceramic hob with extractor fan, fridge, dishwasher, microwave or traditional oven, electric coffee-maker and toaster, TV (with national and international channels), free basic Wi-Fi internet access, safe (payable), bath or shower room with heated towel rail and hairdryer, a balcony or terrace and all beds have duvets.
1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 6 (c 38m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with a double bed, 1 alcove with bunk beds, bathroom shower room & WC.
2 bedroom standard apartment sleeping 6 (c 44m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom & WC.
2 bedroom superior apartment sleeping 6 (c 56-70m2): Larger apartment with a living area with a double sofa bed, 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom, shower room, WC. Some apartments have a mezzanine level.
3 bedroom standard apartment sleeping 8 (c 61m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 3 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds (1 has the beds side by side), 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom, shower-room & 2 WCs. May have a mezzanine level.
3 bedroom superior apartment sleeping 8 (c 68-88m2): Larger apartment with a living area with a double sofa bed, 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom, shower-room, 2 WCs & Nespresso coffee machine. Some apartments are duplex.
4 bedroom superior apartment sleeping 10 (c 86-100m2): Living area with a double sofa bed, 3 bedrooms each with 2 single beds, 1 bedroom with a double bed, bathroom, shower-room, WC. Most apartments have a mezzanine floor.
Please note: for any apartments/chalets at L'Ecrin des Neiges in Tignes that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old.
Price includes (2017/18):
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen with all beds made on arrival (excluding sofa/drawer beds), towels with mid-week change, bath mat, tea towel with mid-week change, 2 bathrobes, cleaning kit, end of stay cleaning (excluding kitchen area & dishes), TV and basic Wi-Fi internet access (emails, messaging & browsing) in the main reception area & all apartments.
Pre-bookable extras (2017/18):
- Mid stay cleaning (except kitchen area and washing-up): £11/person in the apartment.
- Preferred location (choice of view, floor, building, etc.): £65/stay
Requests for a preferred location can only be taken within 2 weeks of departure. This can be requested through Ski Collection and will be subject to availability. Please note that requests can’t always be combined due to residence design and floor plans.
Payable locally (2017/18):
- Refundable breakage deposit: €500/apartment (credit card) - Please note no deposit, no keys!
- Local Tourist Tax: €2.48/person 18yrs+/day (for guidance only).
- Optional underground parking (height limit 1.90m): €90/car/week (bookable and payable on arrival only - subject to availability).
- Extra cleaning kit: €3/small kit.
- Extra bed linen: €10/single €15/double.
- Extra bathroom linen: €9/pers.
- Extra bathrobes: €9/robe.
- Full Wi-Fi (downloads/videos): €25/week
- Only one pet per apartment is allowed and will be charged €65/week (payable locally). A valid passport for your pet is compulsory.
Reception opening hours:
Sunday – Friday: 08.00 – 12.00 & 17.00 – 20.00
Saturday: 07.00 – 23.00
Arrival day at L’Ecrin des Neiges is Saturday (unless otherwise stated below) 17:00 - 21:00 and Departure by 10:00.
Lift pass offers (2017/18):
FREE access to the resort 'Lagon' swimming pool and loan of ice skates!