Ski Chamrousse for a small self-contained resort that's around an hours transfer from Grenoble airport. With some great beginner and advanced pistes for skiing and snowboarding all at 1700m or above!
Near the French village of Grenoble, ski Chamrousse for a really unique skiing or snowboarding holiday in France. Easily accessible via air or rail, you get two villages for the price of one. Le Recoin at 1650m elevation and La Roche Beranger at 1750m. Therefore, hiring a car is often a good option for easy navigation of the resort area. Transfer from Grenoble in under 45 minutes or Chambéry at just over the hour mark for either - making this great for weekends.
On the slopes
When you ski Chamrousse you are split across three different bases known as the 1650, 1700, and the 1750 depending on which area of the mountain range you plan on skiing the most. For example the 1750 is best for families on holiday and the 1650 is for those looking for an athletic challenge. Chamrousse was put on the map when Jean Claude Killy won two Olympic gold medals in the downhill and giant slalom here!
With 90km of pistes that are all sheltered evenly by the forests, skiing is available mostly for advanced and beginning skiers in all types of weather conditions at each base of the resort. There is also the breathtaking Casserousse couloir, that offers a 850m difference in height - but only for the experts! With a total of 35 ski slopes, the breakdown of trails is seven slopes for intermediate skiers, seven for advanced skiers, and 15 slopes for beginners. There are also 77kms of cross country trails for skiers who want to enjoy the peaceful serenity of the area and explore the outer edges of the villages.
Off the slopes
The après ski in the Chamrousse ski resort area is quiet and moderate, though it does attract many students to it on a yearly basis. However, since Grenoble is only between 30-45 minutes away there are plenty of restaurants, nightclubs, and bars for those who want to enjoy an active party scene after a day on the slopes for the perfect holiday.
However, there is plenty to do at the resort even without the après ski atmosphere given that there is a cinema, ice diving circle, a karaoke club, and an artificial climbing hall. For those looking for more athletic options hiking, ice skating, and snow shoeing is popular. During your stay you may also want to take the chance to see the Mussee de Grenoble which is a century Bastille fort that has been converted into a fine arts museum.
When looking for Chamrousse ski holidays online, GoSKi.co.uk can help you find some great deals from leading operators. From cheap ski deals through to luxury week long chalet stays, we provide some irrestible ski deals to tempt you this winter.
Ski holidays in Chamrousse
There's hundreds of great deals on Chamrousse ski holidays available - many of which will be through packsage operators like Neilson, Thomson Ski or Crystal. Why not compare a few holidays before you choose th eone you want, or use the GoSki.co.uk site to narrow down those ski operators you want to use.
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Search online for Chamrousse 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 Chamrousse via GoSki.co.uk. So why not browse our listings below and book yourself a great winter holiday now.
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Finding airport transfers to Chamrousse 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 Chamrousse
To book Chamrousse 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.
With Chamrousse ski schools offering private or group skiing and snowboarding lessons, make sure you check out GoSki.co.uk to get the best deals on your ski lessons this winter. Whatever your ability, why not contact the ski schools before you leave home.
Chamrousse ski schools
This winter, why not improve your ski and snowboard technique with some professional lessons from one of the Chamrousse ski schools featured on GoSki.co.uk. With professionally qualified ski instructors, you can boost your confidence as well as learn some new tricks on the slopes. Why not contact them bnefore you leave home - you may even get better deals on the week's lessons.