Les Deux Alpes chalets to let, luxury ski holiday rental accommodation ranging from a beautiful 3 bedroom chalet for 8 up to a superb 7 bedroom chalet for up to 18 people. All of our fantastic range of ski chalets in Les Deux Alpes are in good locations for easy access to the slopes and resort facilities. You do need to book them early, particularly for school holidays and Christmas.
Les Deux Alpes village lies at 1650 metres and the lifts take you up to a mighty 3600 metres and the largest skiable glacier in Europe, one of the major reasons why Les Deux Alpes qualifies as one of the ten European resorts with secure snow.
Les 2 Alpes is the second oldest ski resort in France and as well as being very popular with skiers it is a big favourite with snowboarders due to its highly revered snowpark, complete with two board courses, halfpipe and multiple kickers.
Renowned as a superb resort for beginners, advanced and freestyle skiers Les Deux Alpes also has a good night life for those who like after ski. Its name refers to the liaison of two mountain villages Venosc and Mont de Lans which are now fused by a 2km row of bars, restaurants and shops, with Venosc acclaimed as the livelier end of town. The young, predominantly British clientele can be a bit lively for some tastes although overall the resort is well adapted for families as well as expert skiers for whom there are lots of excellent off-piste.
Les Deux Alpes Travel
Les Deux Alpes is located about one and a half hours drive from Grenoble which has direct flights with either Easyjet, flythomascook or Ryanair from Luton, Stanstead, Gatwick, Bristol, Liverpool, Birmingham and Manchester.
Les Deux Alpes ski area includes 45 beginners runs, 18 intermediate and 14 advanced, there are 225km of groomed pistes and a vertical drop of a huge 2298 metres. Open from end November through to end April (varies from year to year). The ESF provides excellent ski lessons in the resort.
Further outdoor activities available include cross country skiing, Helicopter skiing, mini golf, outdoor ice skating, ski mountaineering (with skins), snow-shoe trails, snow scooters, night skiing. Indoors facilities include bowling, fitness centres, squash, swimming pool and night clubs.
There are plenty of major events in Les Deux Alpes in the winter each year such as the Grand Raid Gore-Tex freestyle competition. Les 2 Alpes also hosts the Coupe d'-Europe de Snowboard which includes halfpipe and slopestyle. Although events vary from year to year Les Deux Alpes consistently hosts major ski and snowboard events.
Les 2 Alpes is certainly one of those resorts which any skier should try and what a great place to start.