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This was our first ski chalet holiday. We have been very impressed. We would recommend chalet Corniche. + more
Wilson family
4 out of 5
One of the friendliest and relaxing holidays ever. As a non-skier I enjoyed the stunning mountains, the well appointed chalet and good food. The staff are hard working & amiable. Tignes itself has plenty to offer - swimming pool, shops & supermarkets. + more
The Williams Family
4 out of 5
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Accommodation
Catered Chalet
Ferry Included
No Transfers
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Overview - chalet description - Chalet Corniche description

NB: This is a "family" chalet, so all bookings must include at least one child or teenager.

The modern Chalet Corniche has a loyal following of returning guests each year.

The communal areas are contemporary in style with a large central fireplace dividing the living and dining areas. The wellness area - for parents and children over 13 - is a haven in which to unwind at the end of the day. The spacious bedrooms and two suites all have quality furnishings, and are comfortable and well planned.

The location of the Chalet Corniche could not be more ideal; it is literally just opposite the Marmottons children's ski slope and a mere minute to the Rosset chairlift, plus a further 30 seconds to the main Tovière gondola. All you need to do is cross the road and put on your skis and glide to the lifts.

It's also just a 5 minutes' walk to the resort Aqua Centre and swimming pool, which you have free entry too with a valid lift pass.

The children's snug on the first floor has a TV/DVD , so remember to bring their favourite films.


Families - any extra notes for parents with children

Ski Childcare & Children’s Ski Lessons

We have led the childcare concept for UK families on skiing holidays for the last 35 years and our programme is constantly reviewed and refined, with previous guest feedback always the key element in further enhancing the experience.

For parents, Classic Childcare means being able to leave your accommodation after breakfast to head for the first lifts, only needing to return after the last one shuts. We look after your children completely throughout the ski day if you wish.

While the babies and toddlers go to our Nursery, staff take the older ones to our partner ski-school, collect them, give them lunch, run activities to keep them happy and stimulated and then take them back to their chalets for their high tea, giving you our super-convenient ‘Seamless Service’ throughout the day.

Why Choose us?

  • 35 years experience as the UK’s leading family ski specialist
  • The biggest choice of childcare services in skiing
  • Flexible childcare options, from half-days up to our 'Seamless Service' from 9am-6pm
  • Strict ratios of nannies to children in all our Nurseries
  • All nannies properly qualified and English-speaking
  • All childcare staff are subject to the new Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Check (formerly the 'CRB' check) in line with the UK's legal requirements for anyone working regularly and closely with children.
  • All appropriate childcare and catering staff trained to the City & Guilds Level 2 in Food Safety or equivalent
  • Strict signing-in/out procedures for all ages whenever responsibility for children passes between staff or ski instructors and parents
  • Exclusive ski classes, with the best English-speaking instructors
  • Maximum 8 children in a class, and only 6 per class for 3-4 year-olds
  • Guided Ski Fun afternoon groups
  • Family Ski Guiding on your last day
  • FREE evening Baby-Listening/ Child Patrol Service every night in all our Chalet Hotels, Xtra Chalets and larger chalets, and in all properties on our staff’s one night off per week

Facilities - Chalet Corniche features

Essentials

  • Children are collected for childcare
  • Central location
  • Piste just 20m away
  • Transfer 2hrs 15mins

Key features

  • Just over the road from the piste (20 m)
  • Ideal choice for proximity to Nursery childcare at Chalet Iceberg
  • 2 minutes’ walk to the children’s ski area
  • Sauna, steam room and hot tub with relaxation area
  • Close to the ski lifts (1 minute)
  • Children’s snug area
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Ski and boot room

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

Lower Ground Floor

Sauna, steam room, hot tub and relaxation area, changing rooms, shower, wc, ski and boot room.

Ground Floor

Reception area, lift, kitchen, open plan dining area, lounge with fireplace, balcony with mountain views.

First Floor

Children’s snug area with TV and DVD player.

  • Suite 1 (sleeps 4): One twin and one twin bunks room with bath, separate shower and separate wc
  • Room 2 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 3 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 4 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 5 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony

All rooms will take a cot.

The owner lives in an apartment on the third floor with shared stairwell access.

Second Floor

Rooms and Suites available

  • Suite 6 (sleeps 4): Two twin rooms with bath, separate shower and separate wc
  • Room 7 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 8 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 9 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony
  • Room 10 (sleeps 2): Twin room with bath, wc and balcony

All rooms will take a cot.

The owner lives in an apartment on the third floor with shared stairwell access.


Meals - food and drink in Chalet Corniche

We set high standards for our cuisine, training our staff extensively before the season starts to ensure that you will enjoy every meal.

One of the joys of choosing to take a catered chalet ski holiday is that you’re not doing the cooking. Our staff prepare and serve breakfast, afternoon tea and a 3 course evening meal including wine and coffee, on six days a week in our chalets on our staff day off, a continental breakfast will be provided for you.

The staff night off gives you a chance to sample some of the delicious local restaurants an ensure that you don’t leave the Alps without your fill of Weiner Schnitzel or Fondue! Our Baby Listening Service ensures that you can enjoy your meal out without worry.

Let us take care of the cooking and with the Baby Listening Service, all the family can sit back, relax and focus on the skiing!

Breakfast

In all our properties breakfast is served buffet-style with a selection of cold options including a choice of cereals or porridge, cold meats, cheese and preserves, bread (and croissants in France), fruit juices, tea and coffee and a cooked breakfast of bacon, sausage, eggs and beans.

On the staff day off, a continental style breakfast is laid out for you to help yourselves in all chalets.

Afternoon Tea

Every day, apart from our staff day off, a home-baked cake and tea and coffee making facilities are laid out for you to help yourself when you return from the slopes.

Chalet Meals

High Tea between 5pm and 6pm is served as a 2 course evening meal for all children under 11 as many parents prefer to enjoy adult-only company over dinner. Parents are asked to accompany their children under 3, whilst 3-10 years old are supervised by our childcare team.

Adult dinner at 7.30pm comprises 3 courses including an appetiser, main dish and dessert, preceded by a prosecco apéritif, accompanied by a choice of red, rose and white wines, and culminating with tea or coffee.

If it's important to you to eat dinner altogether as a family, we offer Family Dining in any chalet when you book the entire chalet for exclusive use. Dinner is then served from 6:30pm with the menu based on our adult dishes with some flexibility for the children's preferences. There is a supplement of £39 per child for Family Dining.

Dinner on staff days off for all guests

On the staff night off you and your family have the opportunity to eat out in one of the local restaurants. Our staff will be happy to help with recommendations and bookings if you wish. If you would prefer, you can always order in a takeaway pizza, and have a relaxing evening in.

Children’s High Tea

High Tea provides children under 11 with a healthy menu, but tailored more towards children’s tastes than our main adult dinner, and puréed food is also always available for infants on request. Parents are asked to accompany their children under 36 months at High Tea please, whilst children from 3-10 years will be supervised by staff.

Special Diets

Vegetarian options are available in our chalets if you advise us in advance. Other special diets can generally be catered for at a cost of £35 per person per week. Any dietary requirements must be advised to us at the time of booking in order for us to be fully prepared.

Christmas & New Year Celebrations

All our chalets offer traditional fare for Christmas dinner, with roast turkey and all the trimmings, Christmas pudding, mince pies, crackers, party hats and of course a pre-dinner glass of Champagne plus a lively, fun atmosphere for all the family.

This is the one meal that all families share together regardless of children’s ages, so in some properties the dining tables can be quite crowded, but this adds to the festive ambience of all celebrating together!

A special festive menu followed by Champagne is also served on New Year’s Eve, but this is for adults only (and those aged 11 and over of course).

We update Chalet Corniche'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 Corniche dates & departure airports

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Sat 17 Dec 202217/12/22
£1538
Sat 24 Dec 202224/12/22
£1718
Sat 31 Dec 202231/12/22
Sold Out 
Sat 07 Jan 202307/01/23
£1158
Sat 14 Jan 202314/01/23
£1158
Sat 21 Jan 202321/01/23
£1238
Sat 28 Jan 202328/01/23
£1308
Sat 04 Feb 202304/02/23
£1378
Sat 11 Feb 202311/02/23
£2578
Sat 18 Feb 202318/02/23
£2348£2298
Sat 25 Feb 202325/02/23
£1498
Sat 04 Mar 202304/03/23
Sold Out 
Sat 11 Mar 202311/03/23
Sold Out 
Sat 18 Mar 202318/03/23
available 4 sharing
Sat 25 Mar 202325/03/23
£1518
Sat 01 Apr 202301/04/23
Sold Out 
Sat 08 Apr 202308/04/23
£1728
Sat 15 Apr 202315/04/23
£1678
This package holiday to Chalet Corniche in Tignes, France departs Saturday 7th January 2023, 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 Tignes - about holidays in Tignes - about ski holidays in Tignes - about ski holidays in Tignes France

Espace Killy ski area Fantastic après ski High altitude skiing

Tignes is somewhere you can ski longer, higher and further than most other resorts in the Alps. Owing its snow-reliability to the Grande Motte glacier, the local ski area is joined with Val d’Isere’s to form the mammoth Espace Killy - intermediates will have a whale of a time here. Choose between 5 different villages, whether your priority is convenience, cosiness or cheap accommodation. Tignes also has one of the most famous New Year parties in the Alps.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Families Glacier skiing Non-skiers Groups Off-piste High altitude skiing

Tignes webcam

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Snow History: December average depth 89cm

Tignes trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Chambéry (CMF)138km, 1h50
Geneva (GVA)165km, 2h
Grenoble (GNB)200km, 2h45
Region:France, Alps.
First opened:1936

Tignes lift pass price last reported as €294 (adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Chalet Corniche.
Night skiing: Yes, every Thursday
Tignes has NSEW facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing October - May.

Town altitude: 2,100m
Top of slopes: 3456m
Bottom of piste: 1550m
Vertical drop: 1,900m
Total length of trails:300km
Longest piste:15km
Tignes ski resort (pronounce it 'Teens') is one half of the stunning Espace Killy, one of the biggest linked ski areas in France. Because of its high-altitude terrain and access to the Grande Motte glacier, the resort is open both earlier and later in the season than many others and often the lifts are running for short periods of summer skiing. Predominantly purpose built, the resort itself is divided into 5 villages, each different in its own way but all well linked by lifts and bus services. The main area...
With varied pistes at a high altitude, the ski area has impressive powdered terrain for skiers and boarders alike. Beginners can practice on the nursery slopes at Le Lac and Le Lavachet, where you'll find gentle, quiet runs that are accessible via free beginners' lifts. Le Bollin at Val Claret is another conveniently situated green and Grattalu is a lovely wide blue for those wanting to build confidence. Tignes is incredible if you ski at an intermediate level, with miles of powdery blue and red runs includi...
While it's said that those who appreciate Tignes do so for the serious skiing over the après ski, this doesn't do justice to the fact that Tignes' 60+ bars/pubs and 4 night clubs provide some of the best nightlife in the Alps. All villages have their fair share of places to eat and drink, and with a shuttle bus service running 24 hours, you can enjoy your evening without worrying about the journey back. Jam bar is small but with a great atmosphere and Loop bar pretty much offers it all: with live sport, world c...

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"Recommended"

Wilson family
4/ out of 5
This was our first ski chalet holiday. We have been very impressed. We would recommend chalet Corniche.

"Well appointed chalet"

The Williams Family
4/ out of 5
One of the friendliest and relaxing holidays ever. As a non-skier I enjoyed the stunning mountains, the well appointed chalet and good food. The staff are hard working & amiable. Tignes itself has plenty to offer - swimming pool, shops & supermarkets.
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