Chalet Le Lac Blanc 1   Alpe d'Huez , France 3.5 Stars

Our view: Superb Ski-to-Door Location at the heart of this excellent resort!

Chalets Le Lac Blanc I & II are beautifully designed to a high standard in Savoyade style with wood and stone features and enjoy possibly the best location in Alpe d'Huez being on the slopes, with the main ski lift & ski school meeting point just 30m away and the resort centre only 500m away. Each chalet sleeps 14.

  • Sleeps 14
  • The best located chalets in the resort
  • Ski in / Ski out
  • Main ski lift only 70m away
  • Ski deposit with boot warmers
  • Package Summary
  • Catered chalet
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  • Holiday Ref: 13965
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

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Chalet Le Lac Blanc 1


  • Sleeps 14
  • Catered chalet


  • Ski Lift  - 30m
  • Ski school meeting point - 30m
  • Resort centre  - 500m

What's included:

  • Daily cooked & continental breakfast
  • Freshly prepared afternoon tea with cake & biscuits everyday
  • Appetising four-course evening meal with a selection of complimentary wines on six nights
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas, iPod docking station, TV, DVD & board games for your entertainment
  • Daily housekeeping with towels provided
  • Free ski guiding & coaching service with mountain experts
Your chalet: Sleeps up to 14 people in 7 twin or double bedrooms.

Located above a piste-side restaurant that is only open in the daytime, you access the chalet by an enclosed staircase at the rear of the chalets. 

Ground floor: Ski & boot storage area with boot warmers.
First floor: Open plan dining and living area with comfortable seating, satellite TV, DVD player and kitchen area.
Second floor: Five twin or double bedded rooms (please specify at the time of booking), two of which share a balcony, all have shower and wc. One twin room is larger.
Third floor: Two twin or double rooms sharing a shower and wc. These are attic style rooms with a sloping ceiling.

Meals: Catered Chalet Board.
An energising hot and continental breakfast every day. Daily afternoon tea with freshly baked cake and biscuits. A delicious four-course evening meal including pre-dinner appetisers with a glass of wine before a home cooked, regionally inspired dinner on six nights, all served with a selection of complimentary wines and fresh after-dinner coffee.
On your non-inclusive meal night, head out to explore the resort. Your chalet host can recommend and book tables for you if you wish.

Please note: Chalet hosts live in. Children under 15yrs are welcome when part of a group booking the whole chalet and generous discounts may apply.

Some facilities may incur a local charge.

Alpe d'Huez Resort Info

Alpe d'Huez skiing

Alpe d’Huez is set on a high sunny plateau, at 1,860m in the Grande Rousses area of the Southern French Alpes. Surrounded by an amazing snow bowl, it has mile after mile of varied pisted and off piste opportunities. With over 250km of skiing to choose from, it provides endless choices for all levels of skiers and boarders. The resort boasts an excellent snow record due to its high altitude – high altitude goes hand in hand with breathtaking views and a wonderful starting point for the Sarenne descent, officially one of the longest black runs in Europe.

Alpe d'Huez is known as Island of the Sun ('Lile au Soleil') and most of the main slopes face south benefiting from the claimed average of 300 sunshine days a year! The resort spreads down a gentle slope in a triangular shape from the main lift station at the top corner. Access roads enter the village at the lower two corners. The main Avenue des Jeux is used as a central focus and this is where you will find some of the shops, bars and restaurants along with the swimming pool and ice rink. Towards the bottom of the town is the older, original core of the resort which has a slightly more traditional feel to it.

Alpe d'Huez has skiing suitable for everyone. The large network of lovely wide green runs immediately above the village is as good a beginner area as you will find anywhere. For intermediates there is a fine selection of blue and red runs, the variety being difficult to beat with trees, valleys and a range of terrain to explore. The slopes divide into four areas with good connections between them. Every section of the resort has some challenging red runs to test the adventurous as well as some serious off-piste routes for the experts to enjoy. Gondolas and fast chairs are the main access to the lifts, although there are a few older chairs and drag lifts scattered around.
There are two terrain parks, one near the bottom of the slopes for novices with various jumps and rollers and another 1.5km advanced park close to the Lac Blanc drag which has a half-pipe, jumps, rails, big air and boardercross course. Above Vaujany there is another beginners park. Experienced boarders are well catered for with lots of good freeriding to be had, together with vast and varied off-piste to be tried with a guide. For cross country skiers there are 50km of snow sure trails with varying degrees of difficulty.

The resort is linked to Vaujany where there is some great runs and some lovely little cafes - well worth making the effort to get there as only a short ski away from the main slopes of Alpe d'huez.

More Alpe d'Huez resort information

Alpe d'Huez Snow & Weather

Snow Report - 19 Mar 2018
Last snowed 17-Mar-2018
Fresh snow20 cm
Lower slopes251 cm
Upper slopes445 cm
Piste stateExcellent
Runs to resortFresh
Off piste snowFresh
CommentsGood skiing/boarding throughout the area
Lifts open46
Lifts total49

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