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Chalet Les Rouses
- Sleeps 16 - 18
- Catered chalet
Chalet Les Rouses is decorated to a high standard
with parquet flooring in the bedrooms, tiled floors in the communal
areas (with under floor heating) and wooden furnishings throughout.
The open-plan lounge/dining and kitchen area is spacious with
plenty of comfortable seating around the wood burning stove, it also
has satellite TV, DVD player and a lovely balcony that runs the length
of the chalet. All rooms have modern en suite facilities (rooms 1 &
2 share a WC). Added to all this is a sauna to relax in after a day’s
skiing. Wi-fi is available.
Chalet Les Rouses is set in a fantastic location, just off the
high street and amongst all the shops and bars of Les Deux Alpes.
The chalet is only 200 metres (approx.) away from the Vallee Blanche
chairlift on the Pied Moutet side of resort, from where you can take
one blue run to the Petite Aiguille chairlift to access the main ski
area. Alternatively, the ski bus stop is a mere 15 metres (approx.)
from the chalet, making access to the ski school and the main Jandri
Express cable car quick and easy.
Ground Floor (entrance level)
Room 1 = twin with shower and WC
Room 2 = double with shower and WC
Heated ski and boot room
Room 3 = double with bath and WC
Large open-plan dining/lounge area with balcony
Room 4 = double with shower and WC
Room 5 = twin with shower and WC
Room 6 = twin (plus additional single bed) with shower and WC (under eaves)
Room 7 = twin with shower and WC (under eaves)
Room 8 = twin (plus additional single bed) with shower and WC (under eaves)
- Warming vin chaud upon arrival
A cooked breakfast with a daily variety of hot options such as poached
eggs, sausages, tomatoes and hash browns with croissants and pain au
chocolat (or local breads, ham and cheese in Austria and Switzerland)
A fresh fruit bowl throughout your stay
Aperitifs and canapes on 5 nights
A selection of Silver level wines, unlimited coffee
A freshly cooked 4 course, locally inspired, menu including a cheeseboard
After-dinner chocolates to accompany your freshly made coffee
Breakfast and dinner will be served on 5 out of 7 days (6 out of 7
days on departure date February 16th 2019) and a continental breakfast
will be left out on 2 mornings.
Chalet staff live out.
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 - 20 Apr 2019|
|Last snowed|| 07-Apr-2019|
|Fresh snow||5 cm|
|Lower slopes||70 cm|
|Upper slopes||160 cm|
|Piste state||New snow|
|Runs to resort||Poor|
|Off piste snow||Best up high|
All snow report information supplied by SkiResort