Chalet Aries, Val ThorensSleeps 6
A perfect base, just 200m from the piste offering excellent value in a snow sure resort.
- Catered Chalet
- Sleeps 6
- 200m to slopes
- 995m to Resort Centre
- Just 200 (approx.) from the piste
- Use of swimming pool and sauna in the neighbouring Altitude complex
- Several pubs, restaurants and ski shops nearby
LocationIn the Altitude Val 2400 Residence in the Balcons area of Val Thorens - perfect for those wanting quick access to the slopes. The complex is just 200m (approx.) from the piste and the ski lifts are only a 5 minute walk away. Alternatively, if your ski legs need a rest, the ski bus stop is right outside the complex. The centre of Val Thorens is a 10 minute (approx.) walk away and there are several pubs, restaurants and ski shops nearby.
Chalet LayoutChalet Entrance Floor (1st floor)
Room 1 = Small twin (beds not adjacent) with private shower and WC (not en suite)
Room 2 = Double with shared balcony, private shower and WC (not en suite)
Room 3 = Twin with private bath and WC (not en suite)
Open-plan living/dining area with wood burning stove and balcony
Offered on a catered chalet basis, your holiday will include: -
- 7 days of breakfast, including 6 cooked and 1 continental breakfast
- 6 days of homemade afternoon tea and cake
- 6 days of aperitifs
- 6 evening meals including 5 days of 3 course meals and a 2 course Alpine Specialty meal on one day
- Unlimited wine with dinner until coffee is served
About Val Thorens
Val Thorens skiing
At 2300m, Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in Europe, meaning the resort has a great snow record. Put simply, if there's no snow in Val Thorens then there's no snow anywhere! Forming part of the 600km Three Valleys ski domain, Val Thorens' extended skiing is excellent, with intermediates being particularly spoilt for choice. Advanced skiers also have plenty to play on with big moguls and access to the Maurienne Valley for off-piste adventures. In addition there's an excellent Snowpark to keep freestylers busy. Beginners too can enjoy Val Thorens with several gentle greens and easy blues scattered around the resort. There is no better all-around ski area anywhere in Europe, possibly the World.
Val Thorens ski resort
As the resort is traffic-free and purpose-built, most accommodation options offer ski-in-ski-out accessibility. As well as being Europe's highest resort and part of the biggest linked ski area, Val Thorens has gained a reputation in recent years as a lively apres ski destination. The arrival of the raucous Folie Douce and the slightly more chilled Bar 360 mean that your apres ski party begins on the slopes in mid-afternoon. Back in resort you've got a choice of several bustling pubs, including Europe's highest in the Frog and Roastbeef. If you're still thirsty for more then the Alps' biggest underground nightclub, Malaysia, stays open almost until first lifts in the morning!
It's not all partying though. Val Thorens has developed many facilties over the years, including an indoor leisure centre with pool, extensive shopping, ice-driving, the list goes on!
Choice of Restaurants
Easy Slope Access
Good For Non-Skiers
Good For Snowboarding
Good for Apres Ski
Great for Mixed Abilities
Large Ski Area
Lively Night Life
Lively and Young
Ski In Ski Out
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