Skiing in Val D'isere

Perhaps the most famous ski resort in the world, the reputation of Val D'Isere is well deserved due to it's outstanding skiing and apres-ski.

Val D'Isere first became known as a great skiing location during the 1930's however by the end of the second world war it had made the transition to a ski resort known for it's warm welcome and fantastic skiing.

Val D'Isere and it's neighbouring resort Tignes, form the infamous Espace Killy ski area. With 155 runs, 300km of slopes from 1550m up to 3450m. 

Ski holidays in Val d'isere

Val D'Isere first became known as a great skiing location during the 1930's however by the end of the second world war it had made the transition to a ski resort known for it's warm welcome and fantastic skiing.

Val D'Isere and it's neighbouring resort Tignes, form the infamous Espace Killy ski area. With 155 runs, 300km of slopes from 1550m up to 3450m. 

Doing more in Val D'Isere

Although the skiing is amazing, Val D'Isere is as well known for it's nightlife. With many good bars and nightclubs for those wanting to party the night away, many offer live music, however it's not a cheap resort so you will need plenty of Euros ready!! The resort also offers some of the finest dining in the Alps, plus a host of good savoyarde (local) restaurants, fish restaurants and Italian pizzeria's.

The shopping in Val D'Isere isn't just limited to skis and boards, there are plenty of well known brands and designer stores to gaze and potter around.

For those not skiing, the resort offers an outdoor ice rink, great sports centre with gym, swimming pool & toddler pool, sauna, steam room, spa, squash courts, children's soft play area and climbing wall. There is a cinema, where English films are shown throughout the week. For the more adventurous there is snowmobiling, ice driving, parasailing, helicopter flights and much more.

Accommodation in Val D'Isere 

Accommodation in Val D'Isere ranges from basic studio apartments through to opulent hotels. We offer a good selection of apartments & hotels in prime locations and with a variety of facilities to suit all budgets

Getting to Val D'Isere

There are options to fly, drive or take the train - we can arrange transfers from Grenoble, Chambery or Geneva.

When driving, it is about 9 hours from Calais

The Eurostar and snow train stop at Bourg St Maurice and transfer to resort from the station is approx 45 minutes depending on conditions.


Got some questions about the resort?

Call us on 01481 822 881;  email us your questions or;

- see the accommodation

- see other French ski resorts

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
  • Lively night life
  • Plenty of options for doing more

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 La Daille

    £105- £404

    (£pp on std occ)

    70 APARTMENTS UP TO 6 PEOPLE WIFI PAYABLE LOCALLY SKI TO WITHIN 100 METRES

    Located in La Daille, just yards from the piste and numerous lifts, the Residence La Daille is ideal for the budget conscious skier and those keen to get on the slopes.

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

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  • The Residence Les Balcons de Bellevarde

    £115- £439

    (£pp on std occ)

    74 APARTMENTS SLEEP UP TO 7 PEOPLE WIFI IS AVAILABLE PAYABLE LOCALLY CAR PARKING NEARBY PAYABLE LOCALLY

    Situated in the hamlet of La Daille, the Residence Balcons de Bellevarde offers a good range of apartment types with easy access to the Funicular and facilities of La Daille.

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

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  • Residence Alpina Lodge

    £127- £480

    (£pp on std occ)

    44 APARTMENTS UP TO 9 PEOPLE 1 FREE WIFI CONNECTION PER APARTMENT UNDERGROUND CAR PARK PAYABLE LOCALLY

    Situated in the heart of Val D'Isere, the Residence Alpina Lodge is just moments from the nightlife, shops and slopes making it an ideal place to enjoy your skiing holiday.

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

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  • Les Chalets de Solaise

    £133- £512

    (£pp on std occ)

    33 APARTMENTS UP TO 7 PEOPLE PUBLIC CAR PARK PAYABLE LOCALLY WIFI AVAILABLE IN THE APARTMENTS SWIMMING POOL, SAUNA AND FITNESS SUITE

    Centrally located and recently renovated, these 4 star apartments offer a high standard of accommodation and an outdoor swimming pool.

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

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  • Chalet Le Cabri

    £257- £1051

    (£pp on std occ)

    5 BEDROOMS SLEEPS 12 PEOPLE FREE WIFI ACCESS SELF CATERING PETS ARE ALLOWED AT A SUPPLEMENT

    The very rustic Chalet Le Cabri is beautifully located in the centre of the resort of Val d'Isère.  It is also right at the foot of the slopes with a stunning view of the ski area - the Solaise and Bellevarde mountains.

    Ski holidays: The chalet is offered on a self-catered basis and includes channel crossing as standard (prefer catered and/or airport transfers - get in touch and we can quote).

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  • Hotel Kandahar

    £601- £1112

    (£pp on std occ)

    41 ROOMS ROOMS FOR 2, 3 AND 4

    Built in 1995 this impressive building, set on the main road in Val D'Isere, is a comfortable and cosy style 3 star hotel.

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  • Hotel Aigle des Neiges

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    109 BEDROOMS UP TO 4 PEOPLE FREE WIFI PRIVATE CAR PARK PAYABLE LOCALLY WELLNESS FACILITIES

    Set in the heart of the old village, the Hotel Aigle des Neiges is a luxurious 4 star hotel, with easy access to the slopes and restaurants.

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  • Chalet Skadi

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    SLEEP UP TO 10 PEOPLE FREE WIFI SELF CATERING CAR PARKING AVAILABLE WELLNESS FACILITIES

    Be one of the first to stay in the beautiful Chalet Skadi, a brand new apartment complex opening in December 2016.

    Get 5 star luxury with the freedom of self catering in the heart of Val d’Isere. The chalet is in a fantastic location, just 5 minutes’ walk from the resort centre, lifts and nearest supermarket – plus, there’s a ski bus stop right outside.

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  • Hotel Avenue Lodge

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    COVERED PARKING AT A SUPPLEMENT WIFI AVAILABLE BED & BREAKFAST OR HALF BOARD AVAILABLE PETS ON REQUEST AT A SUPPLEMENT

    Located on the most beautiful avenue in Val d'Isere, the Hotel Avenue Lodge is new for Winter 2017 and offers five star luxury and combines lifestyle and leisure to an optimum.

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  • Residence Les Jardins de la Balme

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    82 APARTMENTS UP TO 6 PEOPLE FREE IN RECEPTION/LOUNGE AREA FREE WIFI IN REECPTION PRIVATE PAYING CAR PARK

    The Jardins de la Balme apartments offer great value, comfortable accommodation. They are ideal for groups of friends and family who want to take advantage of the great options in Val d'isere

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

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  • Hotel Le Samovar

    £POA

    (£pp on std occ)

    19 BEDROOMS IN THE MAIN HOTEL APARTMENTS/CHALETS CAN SLEEP UP TO 12 PEOPLE SKI VIRTUALLY TO THE DOOR FREE WIFI INDOOR GARAGE PAYABLE LOCALLY

    The Hotel & Spa Le Samovar is a charming and intimate family run hotel located in the peaceful area of La Daille at the foot of the Funival Funicular meaning you will be up the slopes skiing in no time at all.

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