Tignes

Tignes is one of the few french resorts to boast a glacier and as such offer high altitude skiing during winter, spring, summer and autumn.  Linked with Val d'Isere in the domain of the Espace Killy, 

Getting here - fly, drive or take the train:

The resort can be reached from Grenoble , Geneva or Cambery airports or from Bourg St Maurice train station. If you need details on driving directions, transfer options or train times - send us your dates and transport preferences from here

Skiing in Tignes

Tignes is served by the large well linked ski area called L'Espace Killy. Tignes shares the L'Espace Killy with Val d'Isere and with over 300km (190 miles) of pistes 150 shops, 115 bars, numerous ski schools,  1500+ staff & extensive off-piste it has become one of Europe's premier resorts.

Skiing & Boarding in Tignes

Due to its altitude Tignes has a very reliable snow record which, after recent seasons of reduced snowfall, has encouraged people to choose higher mountain resorts. According to 'The good Ski & Snowboarding Guide' Tignes/Val d'Isere is one of only two ski areas in France listed as  'Snow-sure resorts'. 

Tignes boasts a fast & efficient lift system 97 lifts including 2 high speed underground trains (funicular railways) one of which transports you from Tignes Val Claret to the 'Panoramic Restaurant' on the Grand Motte Glacier. All standards are catered for with '5 free lifts for beginners'

L'Espace Killy is known for its incredible off-piste with good lift access. Also there is a half pipe, boardercross course, some great freeriding & the 1992 Olympics downhill course should you be feeling up for it.

 

Staying in Tignes

We offer a range of chalets, hotels and apartments:

Accommodation - Tignes caters for 28,000 visitors at any one time predominantly in self-catering apartments, although there are a plenty of 2 - 4 star hotels & catered chalets to choose from. Most accommodation has very convenient access to the slopes.

Doing more in Tignes

If you want to try something new, ice diving, dog sledding, hang gliding, skidoo riding, ice climbing, parascending, ski-joering (being pulled along by horses) , skating, snowshoeing, indoor tennis, heliskiing are all options 

Getting here:

The nearest airports are Chambery, Grenoble and Geneva - transfers can be arranged from other airports - contact us for further details.

Our transfers are generally shared transfers but if you prefer a private transfer, do let us know and we can quote for your group

Should you prefer to drive, we can assist with ferry or tunnel crossings.

The local train station is Grenoble and we can arrange trains for you from Paris or from London- more detail at travel arrangements


Got some questions about the resort?

Call us on 0203 137 7678;  email us your questions or;

Ski Area

  • No of km skiing (full area): 300
  • Snow cannons: 821
  • No of lifts: 156
  • Mountain restaurants: 20
  • Blue Runs: 66
  • Black Runs: 26
  • Altitude (min): 1850

Ski Insurance

  • Ski insurance is a requirement when booking our holidays

    If you have a policy in place - that's great - if not the policy on our site is available from MPI  This covers all the key areas.

What We Like

  • Excellent Ski area
  • Lots of doing more options
  • Skiing on the glacier even during the summer months 

What we would change

  • Tignes is not the prettiest of resorts as it is purpose built, but it has a fantastic ski area which more than makes up for this in our opinion

Ski Clothing Hire

Ski Chic

The best place for ski clothing and accessories hire online. Choose and book your all-inclusive ski outfit (jacket, trousers, goggles, gloves) and it will be delivered free of charge to your accommodation the day of your arrival in resort.

Ski Chic offer items for men, women, and children. 

  • Residence Grande Motte

    £138- £248

    (£pp on std occ)

    110 APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 4 PEOPLE FREE CAR PARKING NEARBY WIFI SERVICE (CHARGE APPLIES). USERS CAN BROWSE THE WEB, CHECK EMAILS AND USE INSTANT MESSAGING.

    Modern and innovative, the Grande Motte ski residence in Tignes is a multi-faceted residence located in the centre of the internationally renowned resort of Tignes Val Claret, part of the "Espace Killy” ski area.

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  • Residence Club L'Altaviva

    £147- £578

    (£pp on std occ)

    145 BEDROOMS FREE WIFI ACCESS INDOOR HEATED POOL AND SPA SKI TO DOOR ACCESS

    The Residence Club L'Altaviva is new for December 2018!  Ideally located right on the slopes and protected by woodland and rocks, this new property enjoys an enviable location.

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  • Village Montana

    £242- £719

    (£pp on std occ)

    134 APARTMENTS UP TO 8 PEOPLE COVERED PARKING AT AN EXTRA CHARGE SKI IN, SKI OUT ACCESS WIFI ACCESS TO THE HOTEL SPA OPPOSITE

    A fantastic 4 star residence just 3 minutes walk from the nearest ski lift and a high standard of accommodation.

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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  • Kalinda Apartments

    £243- £679

    (£pp on std occ)

    SAUNA, HAMMAM, SPA BATH, INDOOR SWIMMING POOL 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING SKI IN/SKI OUT ACCESS

    The Kalinda Apartments, located in the village Tignes 1800, offer luxurious, modern accommodation in a fantastic location with ski in/ski out access.

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  • Residence Le Telemark

    £245- £734

    (£pp on std occ)

    BEDROOMS FOR UP TO 12 PEOPLE UNDERGROUND CAR PARK ONE FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT PETS ARE ACCEPTED

    Located at the entrance to Tignes, close to its famous lake, Le Telemark residence has everything you could possibly wish for with its mountain style architecture.  
    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing

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  • Residence L'Ecrin des Neiges

    £277- £563

    (£pp on std occ)

    APARTMENTS CAN SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE 45 APARTMENTS FREE WIFI IN THE APARTMENTS SPA FACILITIES AND AN INDOOR SWIMMING POOL UNDERGROUND PARKING AVAILABLE

    Located at a 2,100 metre altitude in the upper part of Tignes, in the Val Claret district, the l'Ecrin des Neiges residence is near some of the most beautiful pistes in the Alps.

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  • Chalet Montana Airelles

    £278- £683

    (£pp on std occ)

    FREE WIFI 8 DUPLEX APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 8 PEOPLE COVERED PARKING SKI IN/SKI OUT POSSIBILITIES

    This outstanding Chalet is made up of 8 duplex apartments all of which enjoy wonderful space, warmth and natural brightness.   

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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  • Hotel Club Tignes Brevieres

    £622- £1022

    (£pp on std occ)

    146 BEDROOMS UP TO 5 PEOPLE FREE WIFI OUTDOOR CAR PARKINH WELLNESS FACILITIES

    Situated in the heart of Tignes Brévières, the Hotel Club Tignes Brevieres has been renovated into a modern and warm style hotel renowned for its friendly atmosphere for both the young and the old.

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

     

     

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  • La Ferme du Val Claret

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 8 PEOPLE 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING

    La Ferme du Val Claret combines a superb location with a magnificent level of accommodation.

    Located just 200 metres from the slopes and lifts of Tignes, these apartments are perfectly placed in a peaceful location, within a short walking distance of the slopes and town centre. 

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  • Le Nevada

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SWIMMING POOL, HOT TUBS, SAUNA AND HAMMAM APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE 1 FREE WIFI ACCESS PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK SELF CATERING

    The four star Le Nevada in Tignes is positioned in the heart of the Val Claret area of Tignes, 150 metres from the ski slopes and 300 metres from the après-ski and shopping area.

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  • Hotel Chalet Alpina

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION WIFI ACCESS IN THE BEDROOMS AND RESTAURANT INDOOR AND OUTDOOR PARKING PETS ALLOWED FOR A SUPPLEMENT INDOOR HEATED POOL AND SAUNA

    For ideally located ski holiday accommodation in Tignes with all the home comforts you could need, then the Aparthotel Chalet Alpina in Val Claret in Tignes is just the place for you. You will have access to the huge Espace Killy ski area via the Grande Motte funicular railway only 150 metres from your ski accommodation.

    A good option for families and couples it’s a quiet accommodation to spend a stay in Tignes.

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

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  • Residence Val Claret

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    INDOOR AND OUTDOOR CAR PARKS : PRE-BOOKINGS ADVISABLE PETS ALLOWED FOR A SUPPLEMENT HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION CAN ACCOMMODATE UP TO 8 PEOPLE

    The Residence Val Claret is located in the upper part of the popular ski resort of Tignes known as Val Claret.  From your accommodation you will be able to enjoy spectacular views of the rest of the resort and mountain panorama.

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing.

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  • Residence Le Rond Point des Pistes

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    INDOOR AND OUTDOOR PARKING AVAILABLE WIFI ACCESS IS AVAILABLE FOR A CHARGE HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION PETS ALLOWED FOR A SUPPLEMENT

    Located in the upper part of Tignes known as Val Claret, the Residence Le Rond Point des Pistes enjoys a wonderful location right at the foot of the slopes with the ski lifts just a hop and a skip away!

    Ski holidays: The apartments are offered on a self-catered basis and include a channel crossing.

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  • Hotel Gentiana

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    40 BEDROOMS ALL EN-SUITE FREE WIFI 10M FROM THE SLOPES HALF BOARD WELLNESS AREA

    A gem of a family-owned and run hotel with direct piste access to the Chaudanne and Paquis lifts just 100m away. Serge, the owner, extends a warm welcome and delivers the exact balance between the benefits of a large hotel with the individual touches of a small one.

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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  • Hotel Le Paquis

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    33 BEDROOMS FREE WIFI WELLNESS AREA HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION

    The Hotel Le Paquis is wonderfully located in the very centre of Tignes facing due South with outstanding views of the Grande Motte, the lake and the surrounding summits. In addition, it is perfectly situated for all the resort’s activities in both winter and summer. 

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

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  • Residence Le Borsat IV

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SKI TO AND FROM THE DOOR 54 APARTMENTS FREE WIFI PARKING FACILITIES PETS ARE PERMITTED FOR A SUPPLEMENT

    The Borsat IV Apartments are in an excellent location for keen skiers with skiing to and from the door. The apartments are situated in the lively village of Val Claret, within Tignes, which offers an array of fantastic après bars and plenty of good quality restaurants.

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  • Hotel Le Taos

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    54 BEDROOMS FREE WIFI ACCESS SKI IN/SKI OUT LOCATION UNDERCOVER PARKING

    The Hotel Le Taos is located in the centre of Tignes le Lac in the Rosset area and thanks to uninterrupted views from the Aiguille Percee to the Grande Sassiere, offers guests something very special and unique.

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a bed & breakfast basis and includes airport transfers (prefer half board or self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

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  • Hotel Les Campanules

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    FREE WIFI ACCESS HEATED POOL AND WELLNESS SAPCE HALF BOARD ACCOMMODATION

    The Hotel Les Campanules is a charming, traditional, family run 4 star hotel located in the centre of Tignes very close to the slopes and ski lifts.  

    Ski holidays: The hotel is offered on a half board basis and includes airport transfers (prefer self-drive - get in touch and we can quote)

    Summer activity holidays: come and stay in the summer and enjoy the activity packages here.

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