Chalet Les Lauzieres   Les Deux Alpes , France 3.5 Stars

Our view: Well located and all ensuite.

Chalet Les Lauzieres has comfortable, modern furnishings in the living and dining room and all bedrooms are en suite. The focal point of the chalet is the open plan living/dining area with a high-beamed ceiling, floor to ceiling windows and a warming fireplace. Chalet Les Lauzieres is a popular chalet thanks to its easy access to the skiing so early booking is recommended.

  • Sleeps 14
  • Comfortable, light and airy chalet
  • Excellent location for the skiing
  • Large comfortable chalet with open fire
  • High ratio of bathrooms to bedrooms
  • Package Summary
  • Catered chalet
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  • Holiday Ref: 2068
Booking information: Prices are per person and based on maximum occupancy of the lowest-priced room. Room and flight supplements may apply. Special offers and ski deals are subject to availability and may sell out at any time. Terms & Conditions

Chalet Les Lauzieres

Features

  • Sleeps 14
  • 6 Bathrooms, ensuite
  • Fireplace
  • Catered chalet

Location: Les Lauzieres is situated on the route du Petit Plan (first left at the entrance to resort). Depending on snow conditions it is virtually ski-in/out using the Petite Aiguille piste (blue) and skiing 200 metres (approx.) to the Petite Aiguille chairlift. Alternatively, beginners use the free bus stop opposite the chalet, which currently runs until 20:00hrs. NB. The centre of town is a 15 minute walk (approx.).

CHALET LAYOUT:

Ground floor:
Entrance hall with heated ski and boot room
Large open-plan living and dining area with open fire place
Separate WC

Ground floor: East wing
Rooms 1 & 2 = 2 twins with shower and WC
Rooms 3 & 4 = 2 twins with shower and WC (skylights)

Ground floor: West wing
Room 5 = twin with bath and WC (skylight)
Room 6 = twin with shower and WC (skylight)
Room 7 = twin with shower and WC

Chalet staff live in.

Les Deux Alpes Resort Info

Les Deux Alpes skiing

Les Deux Alpes is a very popular resort with the Brits. It boasts the largest glacier in Europe (at 3568m)allowing for year round skiing. The biggest attraction for boarders and freestyle skiers, and those that like a bit of pro spotting, is the world class snowpark found at the Jandri mid-station during the winter, and up on the glacier during the summer. Beginners and intermediates are well catered for with some nice motorway pistes, although there is only one easy run back down to resort which is sometimes shut when snow is thin on the ground. Advanced skiers should head to the La Fee area for testing black runs and to nearby La Grave for some of the best off-piste around.

Les Deux Alpes ski resort

The resort itself is quite large and spread out, meaning it lacks that "village like" alpine charm. However, it does have a very good range of shops and restaurants, plus varied and lively nightlife. For non skiers, the hamlet of Venosc with its craft shops and cute eateries is walkable when there's not too much snow, or can be reached by cable car. Childcare is very good, so families are welcomed, but there is a lot of traffic in town, which may put some off.

Overall, a lively resort and very popular with the young freestyle crowd and their followers, with La Grave and the glacier particular pluses and Grenoble Airport only 90 minutes away.

More Les Deux Alpes resort information

Les Deux Alpes Snow & Weather


Snow Report - 21 Feb 2018
Last snowed 15-Feb-2018
Fresh snow10 cm
Lower slopes80 cm
Upper slopes200 cm
Pistes
Piste stateGood
Runs to resortGood
Off piste snowBest up high
CommentsGreat conditions - wax up your skis!
Lifts open44
Lifts total48

Snow Overview - France  (snow news updated 04-Dec-2017)

Lots of fresh snow was falling all around the French Alps on Thursday 27th April. With a lowering freezing level and heavy snow falls continuing, many French mountain villages are looking very Christmas like. On snow conditions are generally fresh, although the lower slopes are still very spring like. Up top powder conditions are abundant, however, poor visibility and limited lift access is keeping the options restricted. The current snowy and cloudy weather will break for the weekend, presenting an excellent chance to get in one last lift access powder day for the season. Many resorts will be closed next week, but there is still loads of fresh snow in the forecast. With a good knowledge of the avalanche problem, touring conditions will be exceptional well into next weekend.

European Weather Outlook

Across the central European Alps, snow and cold temperatures are forecast to stick around until Saturday. Accumulations of snow on the upper slopes could be huge for the time of year, with some Swiss resorts predicting around 80cm over the course of today and Friday. By the weekend the snow is predicted to subside in many regions and a mixture of sun and cloud is expected for much of Austria, France, Italy and Switzerland. In the Pyrenees, Saturday should be the pick of the day for any skiing in Andorra. Our featured resorts are now closed for the season, but for anyone strapping on their skins, you can expect a mixture of sun and cloud, with temperatures around +3C In Germany, 44cm of fresh snow is being forecast for Garmisch (0/380cm), who will be in disbelief at the moment for all the snow they have received of late. Further north you can expect temperatures of around -3C and snow showers in Norway, which are set to continue right through to Sunday for resorts such Trysil. Across the border in Sweden, the weather should be fairly similar, but any snow that does fall is likely to be light and bring only 1-2cm. Despite some recent biting temperatures and cold winds in the UK, any snow that does fall on the Scottish mountains is most likely to be on Thursday. Thereafter, rain could destroy any hopes of some late season turns.


All snow report information supplied by Ski Club of Great Britain Ski Club of Great Britain