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Alpe d'Huez, Isere

Positioned hign in the Grandes Rousses mountains, there are not many resorts that can rival Alpe d'Huez in terms of extent and variety of terrain. Nicknamed 'L'Ille au Soleil', or the Island in the sun, the resort proudly boasts the 5th largst ski area in France, liking the villages of Vaujany, Oz, Villard-Reculas and Auris-en-Oisans, which provide skiers with in excess of 200km of slopes to enjoy.

Alpe d'Huez has ...


Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Rhone Alps

The traditional long established ski resort and all year round town centre of Chamonix steeped in Alpine tradition and one of the oldest ski resorts in France, at an altitude of 1035m is perfectly located at the foot of Europe’s largest mountain, the iconic Mont Blanc at 4807m. Offering some of the some of the world’s steepest, most scenic and challenging high altitude skiing, the bustling attractive town full of ...


Chatel, Haute-Savoie, Rhone Alps

At an altitude of 1200m and located near the head of the Dranse valley, at the north-eastern limit of the Portes du Soleil, this peaceful, friendly and distinctly authentic village has a lively centre and perfectly preserved architecture. Very popular with the French, the resort now also attracts the attention of  the second home market in the rest of Europe and beyond, due to a number of new build and ...


Combloux, Haute Savoie, French Alps

Perfectly situated just 60 minutes from Geneva airport, the wonderful dual season resort of Combloux, set in the Haute Savoie area of the French Alps is a pretty and unspoilt village blending natural stone and wooden architecture in its buildings, creating a warm and friendly traditional Savoyard village. Complete with its own shops, restaurants, bars and local amenities, for those wanting to enjoy its larger big brother Megeve, this is ...


Courchevel, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Courchevel, considered to be one of the 5 most prestigious winter resorts in the world is famous for its picture postcard landscapes, authentic chalets and animated shopping streets. It has also become a showcase today, for luxury gourmet restaurants, 5-star hotels and upscale boutiques.

Nestled between the majestic Aiguille de la Saulire and the Vanoise National Park, Courchevel boasts an international reputation rivalling the leading Swiss resorts. It is ...


La Plagne, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Set high in the Savoie's Tarentaise area of the French Alps, La Plagne one of the largest ski resorts in the world is made up of a collection of mainly ski in and out snow sure villages from the rustic to the futuristic. The area offering a great base for a family ski home is renowned as an exciting high altitude destination. One of the first purpose built resorts in ...


La Tania, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Described as the 3 Valleys best kept secret, La Tania is a ski resort ideally located between Courchevel and Meribel,both of which are easily accessed from the resort, as well as the more challenging area of Val Thorens. At an altitude of 1400m La Tania was developed for 1992 Olympics hosted at Albertville and is easily accessible by road, with Moutiers just 25 minutes away.

La Tania is renowned as ...


La Toussuire, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Set at a high altitude of 1800m on a large sunny plateau which offers fantastic panoramic views and located near the Franco - Italian border, this super friendly dual season resort with its slopes and lifts perfectly arrayed in an arc around the village, provides easy linked access into the largest ski area in the Maurienne Valley, the huge 310km Sybelles network, the 4th largest ski domain in France.

With ...


Le Grand-Bornand, Haute-Savoie, Rhone Alps

Set in the heart of the Massif des Aravis ski domain with a total of 211km of skiing, the traditional mountain village of Le Grand Bornand at an altitude of 1000m with 400 authentic chalets can be traced back to the 17th centuary and is known as the "Pearl of the Aravis Mountains". Nestled between Lake Annecy and mont Blanc, the resort provides an authentic natural beauty along with a ...


Les Carroz-d'Araches, Haute Savoie

The family friendly, authentic and traditional village of Les Carroz, created in 1936 at an altitude of 1140m, the resort forms part of the large and very impressive 265km Grand Massif ski domain, serviced by 68 lifts. The third largest interconnected ski domain in the French Alps with skiing to 2480m it is perfectly situated on a sunny plateau, linking easily with the ski resorts of Flaine, Samoens, Sixt-fer-a-Cheval  and ...


Les Gets, Haute-Savoie, Rhone Alps

Perfectly situated between Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc, this 12th Century attractive, good sized, dairy farming village at 1172m with a very French feel and a relatively short drive from the UK, is just 68km from Geneva, Having retained much of its old Savoyard charm and ideal for families, the traditional chalet style resort with a great selection of newbuild and re-sale apartments and chalets for sale, offers the most ...


Les Sybelles, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Located on the border of Isere and Haute Alps in the Savoie area of the French Alps, Les Sybelles is the fourth largest ski domain in France offering 310km of linked skiing ranging in altitude from 1100m - 2620m and is the home base to Jean Pierre Vidal, the Gold medal winner of the downhill slalom in the 2002 winter olympics in Salt Lake City.

Set within the Maurienne Valley, ...


Les Arcs, Savoie

Offering a varied dense piste network, lots of challenging skiing including numerous off piste possibilities and excellent woodland runs, Les Arcs considered one of the original European mega resorts is located in the Tarentaise Valley in the Savoie region of France. 

Made up of 5 areas Bourg-Saint-Maurice, Arc 1600, Arc 1800, Arc 1950 and Arc 2000 there are 200km of local skiing serviced by 54 lifts, while Les Arcs itself ...


Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes ( which is also known as Les 2 Alpes or Les 2 Alpes 3600 ), is home to the largest skiable Galcier in Europe and is proud of its history as France's second oldest ski resort behind Chamonix. Due to its glacier, Les Deux Alpes has the longest ski season of all the resort, offering full on-piste skiing pretty much all year long.

The 'Two Alps' does ...


Les Menuires, Savoie, Rhone Alps

The purpose built resort of Les Menuires at an altitude of 1800m arguably has the best position in the Three Valleys and offers speedy, queue free access into the huge Trois Vallees Ski Domain that also includes Meribel and Courchevel.

Set at roughly the treeline with almost all open slopes, the huge Trois Vallees is easily accessed with its 600km of skiing operated by 173 lifts, the biggest lift ...


Megeve, Haute-Savoie, Rhones Alps

Megève was one of the earliest ski resorts to be created in the French Alps. Today it is a unique place in many ways, differing from almost all of the other french ski locations in its history, atmosphere and altitude. It give skiers access to one of the world's largest lift-linked areas, with a lift pass that includes neighbouring Chamonix. Equally significant, the range of shopping, restaurants, facilities and organised ...


Meribel, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Meribel was founded in 1938 by British born Peter Lindsay, and has retained a strong British influence and presence to this day. It is located in the central valley of the Three Valleys and has four inter-linked villages, Les Allues, Meribel Village, Meribel Mottaret and of course the resort of Meribel itself. Meribel is at the hub of the famous 'Trois Vallee' ski area, there is over 650km of pisted ...


Morzine, Haute-Savoie, Rhones Alps

This long established large and lively year round vibrant old style Savoyard town and family resort, offering a wide and extensive array of chalets and apartments for sale across all budgets, is proud to have the Family+ independent national label. This distinctions is resented to tourist destinations that make concerted efforts to offer appropriate services for families, the resort enjoys an unspoilt centre with plenty of character and charm, made ...


Notre Dame de Bellecombe


Oz, Isere, Rhone Alps

Oz en Oisans, has been described as the French Alps ‘best kept secret’, it is a charming family resort, nestled at 1350m, in the heart of Alpe d’Huez ski domain. Oz has a charm and authenticity about it, offering a friendly ambiance, with chalets made of stone and wood, charming hotels and traditionally decorated buildings.

Offering the fastest access to the mountain ranges in the Oisans, the resort is only ...


Peisey-Nancroix

Set within the Commune of Peisey Nancroix, the resort of Peisey Vallandry at the entrance of the Vanoise National Park, sits at an altitude of 1600m within the outstanding 425km Paradiski ski domain making this an amazing winter playground destination.


Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Haute-Savoie, Rhones Alps

St Gervais les Bains, the only alpine spa resort in the Alps and just one of ten other spa towns across France, is a bustling 19th Century picturesque historical spa town and ski resort with traditional buildings and rich heritage. Found on the West side of the Mont Blanc Massif in the Haute Savoie region of France at an altitude of 810m, its similar architecture and views to that of ...


Saint Martin de Belleville, Savoie

St Martin de Belleville is a commune in the Savoie department of the Rhone-Alpes region of France. It has developed as a ski and summer destination, without losing any of its inherent charm and character  St Martin has a gentle and determined character to it, offering a wonderful mix of traditional charm and rustic authenticity with the knowledge that to continue its development and growth as a sports destination it ...


Samoens, Haute Savoie

This lovely historic, attractive village with its traffic free centre and small narrow streets bustling with restaurants is full of character and retains a warm feeling of rural France and a great base for families. Located in the Haute Savoie at an altitude of 720 - 1600m offering virtually no queues on the slopes, this listed village renowned for its stonemasons ensures an abundance of pretty squares with medival fountains, ...


Serre-Chevalier, Hautes-Alpes

The dual season resort of Serre Chevelier at the entrance to the Ecrins National Park providing the backdrop to some of the Alps most outstanding scenery and in the heart of the Oisans mountains, takes its name from the peak that dominates the Guisane Valley.

Made up of of the town of Briancon, the 3 flagship villages of Chantemerle, Villeneuve and Monetier les Bains, along with 13 modern hamlets and ...


St Sorlin-d'Arves, Savoie, Rhone Alps

At an altitude of 1600m, sitting on a high sunny plateau above the Maurienne Valley and surrounded by amazing peaks that includes the 3500m Aiguilles d'Arves and L'Etendard, the beautiful and authentic ski resort of St Sorlin d'Arves full of traditional Savoyard charm in a pretty location, sits at the foot of the Croix de Fer Pass.

Complete with wood clad farmhouses, narrow streets, Baroque Church, quaint shops and attractive ...


Ste-Foy-Tarentaise

At an altitude of 1550m and located straddling the road up from Bourg St Maurice in the Tarentaise Valley, the tasteful, attractive and unpretentious resort of Sainte Foy built in the last few years, has been designed to recreate a typical alpine village. The chalets and apartment buildings nestling amongst the trees in their southwest-facing bowl have all been built in traditional style, with pitched roofs and wooden balconies, using ...


Tignes, Savoie

Tignes consists of 5 vilages, Val Claret, Tignes le Lac, Le Lavachet, Tignes , Les Boisses and Tignes-Les-Brevieres. The first three are in close proximity to each other at 2100m and the other two are further down the valley. Les Brevieres is a village with history going back many many years, whereas all the other villages were constructed as part of the Dam development or the conception of the ski ...


Val-d`Isere, Savoie

An original small alpine farming village, Val d'Isere, one of the great mega resorts and now considered by many to be the world's premier ski resort that continues to grow year by year has not lost its village feel and sense of tradition. With its very attractive pedestrianized centre dating back to the 13th Century, the use of the traditional Savoyard materials of stone, wood and lauze has created a ...


Val Thorens, Savoie, Rhone Alps

At an altitude of 2,300 metres, Val Thorens is both the highest resort in the 3 Valleys, but also has the honour of being the highest resort in Europe. This means it is snow sure from November right through to May. This purpose built resort, sits right at the head of the Belleville Valley, in amongst a horseshow of beautifully dramatic peaks, offering outstanding views, which are hard to beat.

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Valloire, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Set at an altitude of 1430m, this large, bustling, attractive and traditional village with its church dating back to the 17th Centrury is well suited to those that want to come to ski or not. Valloire sits within the superb 165km Galibier Thabor ski domain with skiing now to 2750m thanks to the recent investment in the ski area. Linking with the resort of Valmeinier 1800m, 70% of the ski ...


Valmeinier, Savoie, Rhone Alps

Nestling between the Vanoise and Ecrins National Parks at the foot of Mount Thabor at 3207m, in the Northern Alps, the superb authentic resort of Valmeinier sits in the midst of the world famous Maurienne Valley providing the worlds largest cycling area of 800km. Valmeinier itself comprises an old traditional village made up of several hamlets. With the first ski lift opened in 1973 linking Valmeinier to Valloire, in 1987 ...


Valmorel, Savoie, Rhone Alps

The superb dual season resort of Valmorel at an altitude of 1400m is located close to the Vanoise National Park, in the heart of the Tarentaise Mountains, in the South East of France. Part of the large Grand Domaine made up of 165km of piste and 50 lifts that link Doucy, Celliers and St Fancois Longchamp, it is the first major ski resort you arrive at when arriving from Chambery, ...


Vaujany, Alpe-d'Huez, Isere, Rhone Alps

The very pretty and charming village of Vaujany that blends perfectly tradition and modernity is ideally located at an altitude of 1250m in the heart of Oisans and on the edge of the Ecrins National Park. Built on a sunny slope with its own micro-climate that ensures ample sunshine for its visitors, it forms part of the huge high altitude 250km Alpe d'Huez ski network, the "Massif des Grande Domain", ...


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