Serre Chevalier ski holidays

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  • Piste Map Key

    1-2 Cable Cars, 3-9 Gondolas, 10-25 Chairlifts,

  • Resort facts

    • Resort Height

      Chantemerle: 1,350m (4,455ft); Villeneuve: 1,400m (4,593ft); Monêtier les Bains 1,500m (4,950ft)

    • Transfer time

      Turin 2 hrs 30 mins

    • Typical costs

      · small beer £2.50 · litre of milk £0.90 · bottle of house wine £10 · cup of coffee £2

    • Glacier High Altitude Guaranteed Snow

      high altitude skiing

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      Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Doncaster/Sheffield, Glasgow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle

    • High altitude
    • Social skiing
    • Green resort

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    More about the skiing in Serre Chevalier

  • So what's it like?

    Some great tree runs and uncrowded bowls to explore

    Set in the Southern Alps, Serre Chevalier is one of France's most underrated ski resorts, with 250kms of superb runs. The resort is divided into 3 main villages and the historic town of Briançon, all linked by ski runs, an efficient lift system and a regular bus service. Our accommodation is located in Chantemerle and Villeneuve. If you are looking for extensive high altitude skiing, plenty of sunshine, spectacular tree lined mountain scenery and value for money, then Serre Chevalier is for you.

    Ski information


    A safe choice for the complete beginner, with good nursery slopes in each village. There are some good confidence building runs, such as the Grande Alpe at the top of the gondola above Chantmerle.


    Ski through the Parc National des Ecrins in some of the most glorious scenery in the French Alps, including the long red runs from the Prorel, Aiguillet and Eduits. At Bachas above Monetier, you'll find a wide choice of runs which zig-zag through the trees and Le Petit Alpe, Bois des Coqs and Grande Gargouille above Monetier are firm favourites for getting the adrenalin going. To end a day, Cucumelle is a fantastic long run back to Villeneuve from Bachas.


    A good number of black runs and off-piste are found throughout the ski area. Serre Chevalier is also home to the renowned Luc Alphand 'Olympic Black Run'.

    More about the skiing in Serre Chevalier


    • relaxed and informal with a number of popular bars to choose from • Le Frog and Loco Loco bars, both have excellent music • good night clubs include La Baita and la Grote


    Thermal baths & spa (Monetier), fitness centre, indoor heated swimming pool, ice skating rink, torchlight descents, parapenting, floodlit ice driving circuit (Villeneuve), & historic Briançon with its Medieval fortress

    Eating out

    Very reasonably priced and lots of choice · Pizzas from approx. €9 · 3 course meal with wine from €35 · Cheese or meat fondues from €25

    Other amenities

    · Night time skiing on a Friday evening in Villeneuve on the Mickey lift · Cinema · Historic Briançon with its medieval fortress and modern sports centre with top-class ice hockey matches.

    Private Transfer

    From Turin airport

    One-way (arrival) from £53 pp.

    Return from £105 pp.

    Special offers this winter

    Kids ski free: free helmet for kids booking skis & boots
    Senior savers: reduced lift pass prices for seniors 65-74yrs

    Special offers for winter 14/15

    Kids ski free: free helmet for kids booking skis & boots
    Senior savers: reduced lift pass prices for seniors 65-74yrs

Ski accommodation in Serre Chevalier

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