A winter wonderland with a certain je ne se quois

• Perfect for skiing holidays and snowboarding holidays
• Great for family ski holidays and ski trips with friends
• Explore French alpine towns and relax in jaw-dropping scenery
• Enjoy delicious French cuisine and unforgettable aprés ski
• Everything you need for an amazing ski holiday under one roof

An adventurer’s playground

The French Alps are famous for their breath-taking views, pretty villages and picture-perfect slopes. This vast area is an outdoor lover’s heaven with sunny ski conditions and an astounding variety of ski territories to choose from. Learn to snowboard, watch the kids take to slopes or simply toast the Jubilee de Neige with a glass of champagne.

Off the slopes

The French Alps have even more to offer off the slopes. Spot mountain wildlife, from alpine ibex to golden eagles. Wander round the quaint mountain towns, from Chamonix in the shadow of Mont Blanc to pretty riverside Annecy. Enjoy a steaming glass of vin chaud with a helping of raclette, or pick up some local comté to take home with you.

Beautiful ski resorts

The best way to enjoy the French Alps in winter is with a ski package holiday in a French ski resort. Club Med’s approach to all-inclusive has everything you need for an unforgettable ski holiday, including ski passes and classes for adults and kids, delicious cuisine, unforgettable aprés ski and excellent evening entertainment.

FACTS ABOUT THE FRENCH ALPS

Currency: Euros
Best months to visit: Dec - April
Well Known for: Best ski slopes, ski domain and gastronomy
Languages: French

Our resorts in the French Alps

Simply sit back, relax and experience the true meaning of a luxury all inclusive ski holiday with Club Med Ski. The climate whilst skiing in France can vary hugely depending on where you choose to take your break. The French Alps can receive a lot of snow in winter, due to its naturally dry, cold continental climate. Winter sports enthusiasts are generally given the best of the snow in our French Alps resorts, with slopes of up to 3,000m high sitting in the most fruitful area for frost in the Alps.

Alpe d'Huez

This brand new Resort faces due south, and enjoys sun over 300 days a year. Make the most of the broad terraces, with sweeping views of the surrounding summits. It's the perfect place to try the mountain lifestyle at any age, whether as a family, with friends or as a couple.

Les Arcs Panorama

Situated at the family-friendly Arcs 1600 ski resort, part of one of the biggest ski areas in the world, Paradiski®, the Les Arcs Panorama Resort is the perfect spot for downhill skiing alike.
Easily accessible, with breathtaking views, as well as being close to the pistes...
This new Resort offers all-inclusive ski breaks in the Alps, combining sport and relaxation for all ages.

Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon

This brand new Club Med Resort, stands at an altitude of 1 600 metres (5.249 ft) is now open for all-inclusive skiing holidays.
Combining modernity with authenticity, the Resort's traditional architecture has been revamped by our interior designers to ensure you of a wonderfully cosy ambience. In the heart of the Grand Massif ski area enjoy a ski-in ski-out experience with family or friends and a fabulous panoramic view.

The Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon Chalet-Apartments

Located at the bottom of the pistes at 1,600 m altitude, the Chalet Apartments are adjacent to the Club Med Resort at Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon, offering you an exceptional location and an unbeatable view of the mountains at the centre of the Grand Massif ski area and ski in ski out convenience.

Val Thorens Sensations

At an altitude of 2,300 metres, the highest ski resort in Europe offers the most fabulous skiing. The Resort was designed to enhance the mountain panorama to the full, with vast windows and south-facing terraces. The ski slopes depart direct from the Val Thorens Sensations Club Med Resort, for an all-inclusive skiing holiday that gives you maximum contact with the mountains in the most magnificent setting.

Aime La Plagne

Aime la Plagne Club Med welcomes you for your all-inclusive skiing holiday In the heart of the Alps, in a warm and friendly environment, a beautifully preserved setting 2,000 metres high, just opposite Mont Blanc. The ideal choice for children and adults to learn to ski, enjoy the slopes at Aime la Plagne in a "home from home" ambience.

Arcs Extrême

At the foot of the slopes, Arcs Extrême Club Med is a sure-fire guarantee of a great, all-inclusive winter sports holiday.
Indulge your skiing skills on kilometres of great slopes, then enjoy a well-deserved break in your colourful, comfy accommodation before heading for a night on the dance floor.
An adults-only Resort, Arcs Extrême Club Med is the place to be for sport and "après-ski".

La Plagne 2100

The Paradiski domain welcomes you for an all-inclusive skiing holiday in the French Alps. The contemporary shapes of La Plagne 2100 Club Med lie at the foot of the pistes, a 100% ski-in ski out destination for skiers and snowboarders alike. And after the thrills of the slopes, the whirling warmth of a hot tub awaits you for the start of your after-ski session.

Peisey-Vallandry

Club Med Peisey-Vallandry offers the promise of an all-inclusive skiing holiday in the heart of the Tarentaise Valley.
This authentic, warm-hearted Resort blends in with the mountains, at an altitude of 1,600 metres.
Your winter sports holiday at Peisey-Vallandry is also a great opportunity to explore an unspoilt environment with kilometres of sublime skiing.

Serre-Chevalier

The vast Grand Serre-Chevalier ski area is all yours for your all-inclusive French skiing holiday. This is a perfect Resort for nature lovers and families. The natural stone and wood architecture set against the wooded slopes and larch trees is the ideal starting point for winter hikes through the National Parc des Ecrins. You'll find happiness as natural as breathing.

Tignes Val Claret

The famous French ski resort, Tignes Val Claret, rolls out 300 kms of intensely sporty pistes. The Club Med Resort nestled at the foot of the slopes will delight skiing enthusiasts and lovers of top level glacier skiing. This is an all-inclusive dream skiing holiday, with friendly, laid-back facilities where you'll love to share your daily exploits with family and friends in a festive, fun ambience.

Val d'Isère

A natural skiers' paradise on a world famous ski domain, Val d'Isère is a legendary resort in Savoy renowned for its perfect pistes.
At the foot of the pistes, your all-inclusive skiing holiday is guaranteed 100% pleasure for friends or couples.
Après-ski means sauna and indoor pool, in a super cool ambience.
Discover the Resort's Exclusive, private 5ψ Space with a fabulous view over the Massif de Solaise.

Valmorel

Valmorel Club Med is a must destination for an all-inclusive hedonistic French skiing holiday. At an altitude of 1,460 metres, just above the ski resort, Valmorel Club Med lies at the foot of the slopes in the heart of a wonderfully preserved Alpine environment.
Whether you're out to ski or just chill out, you'll enjoy your family holiday at Valmorel to the full.
The 5ψ Exclusive Space, "Le Lodge" has elegant Suites designed for those for whom only the very best is good enough.

The Valmorel Chalet-Apartments

For your top-end all-inclusive skiing holiday, Club Med joined forces with the architect Pierre Diener. The Valmorel Chalet-Appartments have been beautifully designed to ensure you of an authentic and classy stay at the foot of the slopes. Come après-ski time, make the most of the Resort's great wellness facilities!

Les Arcs Panorama

Les Arcs Panorama Resort is ideally located at the family-oriented Les Arcs 1600 ski resort for all-inclusive ski breaks in the Alps, combining sport and relaxation for all ages.

Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon

An all-inclusive holiday at Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon Club Med means a stay in a beautifully contemporary Resort located in an exceptional, breathtakingly beautiful setting.
With Club Med, discover the wonderfully healthy mountain environment, perfect for recharging your batteries, enjoying sports activities for all ages, and discovering the beauty of the region.

Peisey-Vallandry

Enjoy the unique pleasure of the mountains in summer. The larch forests and lakes that surround the Peisey-Vallandry Resort add spice and serenity to your all-inclusive mountain holiday. With hikes and mountain bike rides, and its pool overlooking the valley, Peisey-Vallandry has all you need for a family summer holiday in the heart of nature.

Valmorel

Discover France's Savoy region with Club Med.
Valmorel Club Med was designed for families looking for a summer holiday where there's time and space for hiking and cycling in the invigorating mountain air. Your all-inclusive family holiday at Valmorel has everything you could want from a summer mountain stay.

The Valmorel Chalet-Apartments

All year round, Club Med does everything possible to offer you the very best. For your all-inclusive summer holiday in the mountains, you'll love the spacious Valmorel Chalet-Appartments. This exceptional Club Med Resort guarantees you of sheer happiness, whether it's a family holiday or a more intimate getaway you're looking for. Total comfort and exceptional setting - beauty is what Valmorel is all about!

More information about French Alps...

Skiing with kids

If you’ll be skiing in the French Alps with kids, it’s important to look for a family-friendly ski resort where you’ll be able to truly relax in the knowledge that your kids are safe and well-looked after.

Bus journeys or long treks through the snow can quickly become exhausting when you’re trying to keep track of kids while also carrying skis, poles and other gear. With this in mind, one of the most important things to look for is convenient ski-in/ski-out accommodation which allows you to step out your front door and start skiing.

Some other things you can enjoy in a family-friendly ski resort include childcare services, kid-friendly ski schools, kids clubs and after-ski activities that are geared to children.

Skiing in the French Alps: An Unforgettable Experience

With a huge collection of luxurious high-altitude ski resorts and 8000 km of pistes, a French Alps skiing trip is sure to be an unforgettable experience.

The French Alps are home to three of the largest ski areas in the world and French Alps skiing is unrivalled in terms of interconnected lifts and trails that can be skied on one ticket without transferring from one resort to another.

French Alps ski resorts are also known for their sumptuous gourmet cuisine. So after a few hours of skiing have tired you out, you can relax with alpine delicacies like fondue, raclette and tartiflette alongside excellent local wines. All while gazing at some of the most gorgeous scenery you’ve ever laid eyes on.

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