Chalet Valerie   Tignes , France 4.5 Stars

Our view: Popular modern chalet in an unbeatable location in the centre of Val Claret offering the best access to the skiing of the whole of the Espace Killy.

Chalet Valerie offers an unbeatable location - between the Tufs lift also the ski school meeting point) and the Bollin-Fresses lift, around 50 meters to each.

  • Sleeps 16
  • Convenient location and excellent facilities
  • Steam room, hot tub & sauna
  • All rooms en-suite
  • 50 metres to lifts and ski school
  • Package Summary
  • Catered chalet
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  • Holiday Ref: 9446
Booking information: Prices are per person and based on 2 sharing unless otherwise indicated. Room and flight supplements may apply. Special offers and ski deals are subject to availability and may sell out at any time. Terms & Conditions

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Chalet Valerie

Features

  • Sleeps 16
  • Fireplace
  • Catered chalet
Location: Val Claret
Chalet Valerie offers an unbeatable location next door to the Tufs lift, the ski school meeting point and just across the piste from the lively centre of Val Claret. The chalet is also just a short ski down a blue run from the Bollin-Fresses lift and the Grand Motte Funicular.

Chalet Valerie offers the luxury of fully en suite rooms and a shared Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room on the lower level of the building (for the use of chalets Dominique and Francois as well). It is modern throughout with a comfortable living area and spectacular views over the Bollin piste and Grand Motte Glacier. Chalet Valerie is housed within the same building as sister chalets Valerie and Francois and is accessed via an internal lift and central staircase.

NB Images may be of a property similar in style to Chalet Valerie.

Shared lower level:
•    sauna
•    steam room
•    hot tub
•    shower
•    separate WC
•    ski room

Ground floor:
(main building entrance with separate entrance into Chalet Valerie)
Rooms 1 & 2 = 2 twins with bath and WC
Room 3 = twin with shower and WC
•    dining area

First floor:

Rooms 4 & 8 = 2 twins with bath, WC and balcony
Room 5 = twin with bath and WC
Room 7 = twin with shower, WC and balcony
Room 6 = large twin with shower (suitable for clients of limited mobility), WC and balcony
•    living area with decorative fireplace (not in use)

Supplements/Discounts:
Rooms 4, 7 & 8 add £4 pp/pn. Room 6 add £6 pp/pn

Some staff for all three chalets live in on the third floor of Chalet Dominique.

Tignes Resort Info

Tignes skiing

Lift linked to Illustrious neighbour Val d'Isère to make up the Espace Killy, the Tignes ski area is, needless to say, vast and varied. The 300km of marked pistes cater for all levels and tastes with great off-piste, long wide blues and two snowparks (with another, even better one, over in Val d'Isère). Tignes also has the Grande Motte glacier providing year-round skiing. The glacier and Tignes' high altitude, make this resort for a great early or late season ski holiday destination. The whole area is serviced very well by an efficient lift system and the five 'satellites' that make up the resort are all linked by free bus.

Tignes ski resort

Due to its 1960s heritage, Tignes is not exactly famous for its Alpine charm. However, off-snow activities have improved somewhat over the last few years. There are a nice range of decent restaurants and bars whilst there are supermarkets for the largely self-catering crowd. Nightlife and après ski is pretty healthy and families are greatly welcomed with good childcare run by the ski schools. Overall, Tignes is not a place that relies upon Alpine ambience. But hey, who cares when the days are filled with such great skiing.


Number of ski lifts: 79 ; 2 funiculars, 4 cable cars ; 5 gondola lifts, 18 chairlifts, 25 detachable chairlifts


Number of runs: 155 with 26 black slopes (7 in Tignes), 39 red (19 in Tignes), 68 blue (36 (Tignes) and 22 green (7 in Tignes)


Snowmakers: 974



More Tignes resort information

Tignes Snow & Weather


Snow Report - 24 Feb 2017
Last snowed 24-Feb-2017
Fresh snow2 cm
Lower slopes90 cm
Upper slopes180 cm
Pistes
Piste stateExcellent
Runs to resortGood
Off piste snowBest up high
CommentsGood skiing/boarding throughout the area
Lifts open72
Lifts total77

Snow Overview - France  (snow news updated 24-Feb-2017)

Thursday 23rd of February was yet another sunny day in France. The general story is of hard packed slopes up high and where the most traffic is but soft, spring like conditions on resort runs. Overall, conditions are very variable on piste. Off piste skiing is limited at the moment due to the warm temperatures and a lack of new snow but looking at the weather forecast, this could all be set to change. Some of the best conditions in France can be found in Les Arcs (48/152cm). Slopes, especially at the top, are well groomed and grippy. They can be hard in places, especially with the amount of holiday traffic, but remain very good overall. Conditions were also good in Montgenevre (150/260cm) where slopes were wel-groomed. They were packed and grippy in the morning but softened up throughout the day. The snow line has been visibly receding in the Chamonix (20/200cm) area recently. Strong sunshine today means that slopes lower day are softening up fast. Up high, however, slopes can be hard packed but are still ultimately very enjoyable. There were early spring conditions in Morzine (30/50cm) and the rest of the Portes du Soleil today. When the slopes begin to soften up, head to Avoriaz (80/110cm) for the best snow.

European Weather Outlook

It has been a tough week all over the Alps recently with heavy rain, warm temperatures and strong sunshine all negatively impacting snow quality. However, a change is coming and the early signs of its arrival are visible already. Cloud cover will gently increase throughout today as much needed fresh snow and cold temperatures move in tonight. Tomorrow will see cloudy snowy conditions all over the Alps with light to moderate snowfalls expected. The freezing level will quickly drop which means it will snow all the way down to the valley floor. Beyond this sudden change Saturday will bring slightly warmer temperatures by the afternoon with Sunday being a mostly sunny day. A large snow storm is currently is forecast to bring very heavy snowfalls to the Alps next week. It would seem winter is returning from its brief summer vacation, and not a moment too soon. In the Pyrenees a mostly sunny weekend is ahead, no significant snowfall is expected before Tuesday 28th. In far north Scandinavia a slight change to the normal pattern of dull overcast weather. Moderate snowfalls are expected over the next few days. Powder days are unlikely but certainly enough to create excellent on piste conditions.


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