Chalet La Face, Val d'Isere

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3.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
Ash is extremely talented at both cooking and hosting – she was fab, one of the best chalet hosts ever. + more
E and D H, Islington
4 out of 5
Location - It takes about 14mins to walk to the nursery slope and ski school in Val and about the same in the other direction to La Daille. If you prefer not to walk the free bus is a couple of minutes away at the end of the road and goes every few minutes in either direction. There is also one of the medical c... + more
B Adams
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Accommodation
Catered Chalet
Flights Included
Transfers
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Overview - chalet description - Chalet La Face description

TOTAL REFURBISHMENT NOW COMPLETE!
NEW FLOORING, NEW LIGHTING, NEW BATHROOMS, NEW BEDS - LA FACE IS SERIOUSLY FABULOUS!


Accommodating six guests, La Face is a spacious chalet with character, ideal for families and smaller groups. La Face, named after the famous local Olympic ski run, is part of the ‘Cacholet' chalets.

The large lounge/dining area has a log fireplace and French windows which open onto a terrace overlooking the Col over towards Tignes.

The three bedrooms are fully ensuite with a bath and shower, basin and wc. La Face's situation perched at the top of the building means that it gets plenty of light, with all balconies facing South and West.

Guests in La Face can now use our new comprehensive shuttle service to and from the slopes in the morning and evening.

As a guest at Chalet La Face, you will be welcome to make use of our two new outdoor hot tubs and shower facilities, situated in the ‘Cacholet' courtyard.


Facilities - Chalet La Face features

  • Comprehensive new shuttle service
  • Very smart recent refurbishment
  • Beautifully reworked lounge
  • Use of outdoor hot tubs
  • Ski and heated boot storage
  • Free WiFi

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

2nd floor: 3 twin rooms, all with bath/shower, basin, w.c. and balcony. (Rooms 1 and 3 have sloping eaves). Lounge/dining area. Log fireplace. Kitchen. Large balconies.


Meals - food and drink in Chalet La Face

Chalet board: cooked breakfast, afternoon tea and a 3-course evening meal with unlimited wine at dinner, coffee and mints 5 nights a week. Champagne reception with canapés on Sunday evening, with canapés and fizz on every other catered evening. Cheeseboard once a week.

Breakfast

You need a hearty breakfast before your day on the slopes. Breakfast is served 8am-9am.

There will be a tempting range of continental options, fresh crusty baguette, porridge and cooked breakfast. We serve it alongside the good stuff… Heinz baked beans and ketchup, HP sauce plus real teabags from the UK!

Afternoon tea

Tuck into tempting treats after your day on the mountain. Help yourself to a freshly baked cake or biscuits, baguette and jams, tea and coffee which will be laid out for your return to the chalet.

Dinner

Canapes and fizz are served at 7:30pm as you unwind and relax for the evening. The fizz is from our friend and winemaker Nicolas Perret and is made just down the valley!

Dinner service is informal as we want you to feel at home in your chalet. Enjoy a home-made three course dinner using fantastic fresh produce.

Relax with coffee and chocolates after dinner… if you have any room left!

Wine

We serve unlimited red, white and rose wine with dinner, from bottles not boxes!

If you’re looking for an extra special treat we also have an upgrade Wine Lover’s Package. Mix and match 6 bottles of wine or 4 bottles of prosecco for £49pp.

Special diets

If there’s anything you’d rather not eat, whether for moral, sensory or digestive reasons, please let us know before you travel. We won’t charge you a penny extra.

Children

We can serve dinner early for your youngsters who will likely be worn out after a day in the snow.

Your Chalet Host will prepare home-made, nutritious and fun dinners the kids will love!

Please let us know if you would like early dinner times or have special requests by calling us.

Chalet host days off

Your Chalet Host has two days off during the week (usually Tuesday and Friday). We will lay out continental breakfast and afternoon tea to help yourself to.

In the evening, it’s a great chance to sample the local cuisine and your Guest Services Manager in resort will be happy to make a restaurant reservation for you.

We update Chalet La Face'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.

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This package holiday to Chalet La Face in Val d'Isere, France departs Sunday 3rd April 2022, 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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½ of Espace Killy Fantastic après Traditional chocolate box village Skiable glacier

Ski never-ending pistes and powder, ogle at colossal peaks and cosy Savoie architecture, then end the day with some of the world's most wild and wonderful après ski. Val d'Isere is considered by many to be the best ski resort on earth, and we’re inclined to agree.

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Great for Families Groups Non skiers Catered Chalets

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Snow History: December average depth 80.17cm

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Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Chambéry (CMF)145km, 1h45
Geneva (GVA)180km, 2h40
Grenoble (GNB)210km 2h50
Region:France, Alps.
First opened:1934

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

Town altitude: 1850m
Top of slopes: 3300m
Bottom of piste: 1550m
Vertical drop: 1900m
Total length of trails:300km
Longest piste:10km (Tignes)
In France's Rhone Alp region, Val d'Isere (pronounced: val de saire/sare/ser or val d sere) is widely thought of as one of the most brilliant and beautiful ski areas in the world. In keeping with the giddyingly gorgeous surroundings, the resort itself is one of France's prettiest - a huddle alpine hamlets formed from cosy wood and stone chalets. With the original village dating back to the 13th century and a Christmas-card-worthy church steeple at its centre, there’s alpine charm by the bucket load. While dre...
Skiers in Val d'Isere are schussing in the tracks of some of the world's greatest skiers. Olympic medallists Marielle and Christine Goitschel learned to ski here, not to mention triple gold winner Jean-Claude Killy, after whom the wider ski area is named. As an indication of this place's premier status - the resort has hosted championships including the 1992 Olympics, the World Alpine Ski Championships in 2009 and World Cup events every December. If some of the best skiers in history have learned here, begi...
Famed for its après ski, there's no chance of a dull evening in Val. Living up to its name, you'll experience ‘sweet madness' at the original Le Folie Douce, which brings you some of the best après ski in Europe - including dancers, musicians, raining champagne and much more... Once that closes, Dicks T Bar's a local legend, staying open into the early hours each night. Bananas is another firm favourite, much loved for its crafty cocktails and slope-side location. In Val d'Isere's 90-something restaurants, ...

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"Chalet La Face, April 2013"

E and D H, Islington
4/ out of 5
Ash is extremely talented at both cooking and hosting – she was fab, one of the best chalet hosts ever.

"great resort, disappointing chalet"

B Adams
3/ out of 5
Location - It takes about 14mins to walk to the nursery slope and ski school in Val and about the same in the other direction to La Daille. If you prefer not to walk the free bus is a couple of minutes away at the end of the road and goes every few minutes in either direction. There is also one of the medical centres nearby! There are good views from all the chalet balconies both over to Val centre and La Daille. The resort is great for all abilities. Chalet– there may be free wifi and a few other services that are classed as 4* but the chalet is really disappointing and certainly not what I would class as 4*. First impression of the chalet as you open the door and go up the stairs are that it is well travelled. The lounge and dining area are nice, the sofas are really comfortable and it is lovely and warm with the fire going. There is, oddly, a DVD player in the lounge but no TV and the radio has 20 channels all the same with no remote to reprogram. However, you then open a bedroom door and you might as well be staying in a youth hostel. Sadly although clean the rooms are drab and basic and really let this chalet down. The carpets need either a really good deep clean or replacing as goodness knows what is ingrained on them. If you are taller than about 5’4” then make sure you take the middle room as due to the sloping ceiling (as stated) especially in the en-suites anyone taller will find it very awkward standing to use the toilet or having a shower. This could be a really great chalet if the bedrooms get a makeover. Host – the host was very welcoming and accommodating and a really nice person and did do her best but you can tell it is her first season. There were several little things that a good, more experienced host wouldn’t miss. The food was good and there was far too much of it for our group. Each meal wasn’t to everybody’s taste but we were able to swap some of the dishes around a bit as we had discussed the menu at the start of the week and that was very much appreciated. Overall I would be happy to have the same host again.
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