Les Houches is a quiet, traditional village ski resort close to Chamonix. This is a great resort for families. The slopes tend to favour intermediates but with Chamonix only 5 km away experts are well catered for. Read our resort guide for more information.
If you choose to ski Les Houches, you will find it 5km away from the mecca that is Chamonix and all it's pistes! Being away from such a bustling ski resort, this resort offers a quieter family holiday and has the slopes to back it up. The area is best accessed via Geneva airport which is about an hour drive - or you can also use Sion or Chambéry airports at close to 90 minutes.
On the slopes
When you ski Les Houches you should know that the ski area is best for intermediate skiers as there are 12 slopes that present a moderate challenge for skiers and snowboarders out of the 55km piste area. Beginners will also enjoy the five beginner slopes and advanced skiers will enjoy taking on the legendary Le Verte slope that annually hosts one of the world's expert downhill races.
For people seeking more of a skiing challenge there is a cable car that can take you over to Chamonix ski resort down the road, or alternatively you could drive there. Skiers and snowboarders can also enjoy the snow park and night skiing that is often described as majestic, with the moonlight bouncing off of the well powdered mountains. Additionally, there are three nursery areas for those who may want to take advantage of the good ski schools here to perfect their art.
If you ski Les Houches you are also in the ski region of the Chamonix Valley .
Off the slopes
The area surrounding Les Houches ski resort is quiet which makes it perfect for families who want to stay away from the après ski activities of modern French ski resorts. There are plenty of activities outside for when you are off the slopes including snow shoeing, hiking trails, and ice skating among others. For those who want après ski activities the lively village of Chamonix is directly down the road and is easily reached via the cable car or by hiring a car offering plenty of restaurants, bars, and nightclubs.
A traditional ski village awaits if you book Les Houches ski holidays through GoSki.co.uk this winter. Close to Chamonix and in the Chamonix Valley ski area, there are a lot of ski deals that cover this resort, including luxury chalets and apartments.
Ski holidays in Les Houches
A quieter alternative to Chamonix, book Les Houches ski holidays online through GoSki.co.uk to have access to an amazing array of slopes and the Mont Blanc glacier. Check out our ski operators or check some of the deals currently in place for the brand names below.
If you have no time to sort your own holidays out, then let our Les Houches tailormade ski holidays service help you.
Search online for Les Houches ski chalets whether you are looking for self catered or catered. Ranging from small 4 or 6 person ski chalets to 30+ giants, you can find some great deals online for ski chalets in Les Houches via GoSki.co.uk. So why not browse our listings below and book yourself a great winter holiday now.
If you're wanting to find Les Houches apartments for a ski and snowboard holiday this winter, then why not let GoSki.co.uk help. Compare aparthotels in Les Houches as well as a wide range of apartments in Les Houches from basic through to luxury. Check out location and facilities and when you are happy, book online to get the best deals.
Les Houches Apartments
This winter, a Les Houches hotel is perfect base from which you can explore the Chamonix Valley ski area. Close to Chamonix, GoSki.co.uk can help you find the ideal ski accommodation. Ski hotels in Les Houches are available at all levels so why not search, compare and then book online for immediate confirmation. if you choose to compare the les Houches hotels, you'll find a wide range of options open to you. So this winter, get your skiing and snowboarding holiday booked early.
Finding airport transfers to Les Houches is fairly easy! But finding good value ones can be a lot more tricky. Whether private hire or group ski transfer by bus, either way you want to ensure you can book your seat at the bnest price.
Airport Transfers to Les Houches
To book Les Houches airport transfers online, simply compare a few of the options for taxis, small minibuses or large coaches (where available) and then book youir ski transfer early. Check your ski chalet doesn't offer this service - it may be a lot cheaper and more convenient.
Want to find les Houches ski schools in order to compare the ski and snowboard lessons they are able to offer? With GoSki.co.uk you can look through private, group, beginner or advanced lessons from leading ski schools in the resort - simple!
Les Houches ski schools
This winter, why not be more organised and check out the les Houches ski schools before you leave home. Booking ski and snowboard lessons can be done from home meaning you are set when you arrive in resort. So improve your ski and snowboard technique this winter thanks to professional instructors in resort.