Chalet Bobsleigh, Val Thorens

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We didn’t like this chalet. The hosts weren’t brilliant: it wasn’t very clean and the food wasn’t fantastic. Some examples – the food was often burned; the tops of the ketchup and HP sauce hadn’t been cleaned for weeks and when we asked for them to be wiped, nothing happened (we ended up cleaning them o... + more
Andy M, South End
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Package - what's included - what's included & available - what's included plus available extras - what's included & what extras are available

Accommodation
Catered Chalet
Flights Included
Transfers
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is Chalet Bobsleigh

· ski to and from the door · excellent location · 10 minutes walk to ski school meeting point


Overview - chalet description - Chalet Bobsleigh description

Chalet Bobsleigh is ideally situated just above the village centre, boasting doorstep skiing and is just a minute's walk to the nearest bars and restaurants. Guests from this chalet will benefit from free use of the complex's sauna and can also use the swimming pool in the Chalet des Neiges residence, which is only a couple of minutes walk away.


Facilities - Chalet Bobsleigh features


Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

Chalet Bobsleigh - sleeps 12 (room numbers shown in brackets):
Ground floor: Open-plan living room with balcony. Twin bedroom with showeroom on the corridor (1). Twin bedroom with private shower and balcony (2). separate shared WC on the corridor.
Upper floor: Twin bedroom (3). Twin room with shared balcony (4) Bathroom in the corridor. Twin room with private shower and shared balcony (5). Twin bedroom with private shower, WC (6). Separate shared WC.


Meals - food and drink in Chalet Bobsleigh

• hearty breakfast with one cooked option · afternoon tea with home-made cakes · 3 course evening meals with house wine and coffee included (5 nights) · 4 course farewell feast (1 night) · early suppers for children available

We update Chalet Bobsleigh's details often, but facilities do change. e.g. some extras listed by the supplier as "free" or included might only be for the first time you use them, or for one time per party, then charged for further use. If any specific feature is essential to your holiday, make sure you ask us to confirm the details of it before you book your holiday.

Availability - dates & airports - dates & departure airports - chalet dates & departure airports - Chalet Bobsleigh dates & departure airports

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Sat 17 Dec 201617/12/16
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Fri 23 Dec 201623/12/16
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Sat 24 Dec 201624/12/16
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Fri 30 Dec 201630/12/16
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Sat 31 Dec 201631/12/16
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Fri 06 Jan 201706/01/17
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Sat 07 Jan 201707/01/17
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Fri 13 Jan 201713/01/17
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Sat 14 Jan 201714/01/17
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Fri 20 Jan 201720/01/17
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Sat 21 Jan 201721/01/17
£770£654
Fri 27 Jan 201727/01/17
available St Pancras - Eurostar, Ashford - Eurostar
Sat 28 Jan 201728/01/17
£820£714
Fri 03 Feb 201703/02/17
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Sat 04 Feb 201704/02/17
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Fri 10 Feb 201710/02/17
available Ashford - Eurostar
Sat 11 Feb 201711/02/17
£1262£1187
Fri 17 Feb 201717/02/17
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Sat 18 Feb 201718/02/17
£1129£907
Fri 24 Feb 201724/02/17
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Sat 25 Feb 201725/02/17
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Fri 03 Mar 201703/03/17
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Sat 04 Mar 201704/03/17
£840£786
Fri 10 Mar 201710/03/17
available Ashford - Eurostar
Sat 11 Mar 201711/03/17
£834£813
Fri 17 Mar 201717/03/17
available St Pancras - Eurostar
Sat 18 Mar 201718/03/17
£770
Fri 24 Mar 201724/03/17
available St Pancras - Eurostar, Ashford - Eurostar
Sat 25 Mar 201725/03/17
£861£823
Fri 31 Mar 201731/03/17
available St Pancras - Eurostar, Ashford - Eurostar
Sat 01 Apr 201701/04/17
£1130£1114
Fri 07 Apr 201707/04/17
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Sat 08 Apr 201708/04/17
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This package holiday to Chalet Bobsleigh in Val Thorens, France departs Saturday 21st January 2017, for a 7 night stay on a "catered chalet" board basis. A local tourist tax (Taxe de Sejour or Kurtaxe) is levied by many councils in European ski resorts. It varies by standard and type of accommodation and is age dependent, so not everyone is charged. It's not included in the basic price of your holiday and is usually paid locally. For reference, the average charged in winter 15/16 was between 50p and £2 per person, per night.
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Resort - about Val Thorens - about holidays in Val Thorens - about ski holidays in Val Thorens - about ski holidays in Val Thorens France

Highest resort in Europe Top of the world's biggest interlinked ski area Foodie Favourite Off-slope activities galore

This is Europe's highest resort, with incredible views of the French, Swiss and Italian Alps and fantastic connections to the rest of the enormous Three Valleys. Holidays here are perfect for varied and snow-sure terrain in a laid back, friendly atmosphere. If you're early or late in the season, or in a year with poor snowfall, this place will give you some of the best conditions in the Alps!

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Families Snow Sure Non skiers

Val Thorens webcam

Snow Report: Top 135cm, Bottom 60cm

Snow Forecast: 10cm expected this week

Snow History: December average depth 91cm

Val Thorens trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Chambéry (CMF)112km 1h 35
Grenoble (GNB)200km, 2h 15
Geneva (GVA)160km, 2h 30
Region:France, Alps.
First opened:1971

Val Thorens lift pass price last reported as €208 (Adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Chalet Bobsleigh.
Night skiing: Torch lit descents available
Val Thorens has N, NE, NW, S facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing November - May.

Town altitude: 2300m
Top of slopes: 3200m
Bottom of piste: 1800m
Vertical drop: 1,430m
Total length of trails:140km
Longest piste:5km
2300m at the top of the Three Valleys, VT is the highest ski resort in Europe and part of the biggest linked ski area on the planet. While it’s a place for people who above all else, love to ski, you’ll also find some of the country’s best après including the legendary Folie Douce, as well as weird and wonderful activities like the 1300m Tyrolienne zipwire. Olde worlde gallic charm it isn’t, but skiers will wake up to find some of the best snow in the Alps literally on their doorstep, and the views over ...
At the summit of the largest ski area in the world and bordering the Vanoise National Park, this is a spectacular place to ski and board. Beginners are well catered for on nursery slopes by the Rond Point des Pistes, where the magic carpets often don't require a lift pass. Kids will love the Junior Park, while the Musaraigne and Campagnols runs in the beginner’s area and the new Deux Combes green are perfect to practice on. With a bit more confidence, take the Pionniers or Plein Sud chairs for some lovely lon...
The après ski here easily rivals other top resorts in the Alps. If you haven't already had the Folie Douce experience, head just under the Plein Sud lifts where the “dancefloor on top of the world” is heaving from 3pm. Another place to party is Bar 360 at the end of the blue Moraine run, which always has live music and cheaper plonk. Back in town, Rue de Gebroulaz is a hub of lively bars where O’Connells is the local Irish pub and the Frog and Roastbeef is a long-time favourite of Brits (if you can drink the...

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"Hosts weren't good at all"

Andy M, South End
1/ out of 5
We didn’t like this chalet. The hosts weren’t brilliant: it wasn’t very clean and the food wasn’t fantastic. Some examples – the food was often burned; the tops of the ketchup and HP sauce hadn’t been cleaned for weeks and when we asked for them to be wiped, nothing happened (we ended up cleaning them ourselves). Normally you have a courtesy bar for beer, I don’t drink wine but they said they had run out of beer and would get some. They didn’t and in the end they suggested I went out and bought my own. Normally once you have your evening meal, they clear the table but here they left it all out until the next morning (one morning we had to sit and wait for breakfast while they washed up, because the dishwasher was broken). In general the layout of the chalet wasn’t great. It was open plan but we couldn’t have the fire on at dinner time because the dining chairs were in front of the fire (usually the living area is put around the fire so you can relax when you get in). A lot of the things in the chalet weren’t working. Our room was on the top floor, but when we got there the lift was out of service and after carrying our luggage up the hill at the start of the holiday / skiing all day during the week, you don’t want to have to climb a load of stairs! In the boot room, the boot warmers weren’t working. The host said they hadn’t been working for 2 weeks and she didn’t know if they’d be fixed. The problem turned out to be that no-one had turned on the switch… I knew it wasn’t ski out, but in terms of skiing in, if you weren’t an accomplished skier you wouldn’t have been able to get back. Fortunately we were and could do the off piste and make our own tracks. Loved Val Thorens & 3 Valleys area, but would not come back to this chalet.
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