Forest Chalet, Geilo

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

Location - where is Forest Chalet

· 5 minute's walk from the ski lifts, ski school, rental store and day care · resort centre 1.5km · free ski shuttle from the Vestlia Hotel 5 minutes' walk away

Overview - chalet description - Forest Chalet description

The Forest Chalet is a traditional log cabin, tucked in amongst the trees. The large open plan living area has a wood fire and flat screen TV and there’s a sauna for you to relax in after a day on the slopes. The chalet is right next to the Forest Cabins, just a few minutes’ walk from the lifts and ski school. And if you’ve little ones that don’t want to ski, kindergarten is close by, making it an ideal location for families.

Facilities - Forest Chalet features

· sauna · ski locker · ski boot dryer · free WiFi · wood fireplace ·services of chalet hosts · towels and bed linen is provided as well as a midweek changeover upon request to your chalet host

Customers can use the facilities at the nearby Vestlia Resort for an additional charge per day, the hotel is roughly 200m away, dependant on which cabin you are in. The rough costs are: the Spa is 350NOK per person (roughly £35, 16+yrs only), the swimming pool is 100NOK (roughly £10) per adult and 50NOK (roughly £5) per child (under 16 years old) and the play room is 80NOK (roughly £8) per child. Costs are per day and may vary.

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

Forest Chalet - sleeps 8(room numbers in brackets):
Ground floor:Open living area and balcony. One double bedroom with Austrian twins (1) and one twin room (2). Bathroom with shower and WC and additional bathroom with shower, WC and sauna.
First floor:
Two twin bedrooms with low, sloping roof (3&4)

Please note: Both bathrooms are on the ground floor

Meals - food and drink in Forest Chalet

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

We update Forest Chalet'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 - Forest Chalet dates & departure airports

Price per person with: Prices shown are per person based on: Prices shown are per person based on: The prices shown here are per person and based on the following criteria:
Tue 13 Dec 201613/12/16
Available as 7 nights
Tue 20 Dec 201620/12/16
Available as Heathrow
Tue 27 Dec 201627/12/16
Sold Out 
Tue 03 Jan 201703/01/17
Sun 08 Jan 201708/01/17
Available as 7 nights
Sun 15 Jan 201715/01/17
Available as 7 nights
Sun 22 Jan 201722/01/17
Available as 7 nights
Sun 29 Jan 201729/01/17
Available as 7 nights
Sun 05 Feb 201705/02/17
Available as 7 nights
Sun 12 Feb 201712/02/17
Sold Out 
Sun 19 Feb 201719/02/17
Available as Heathrow
Sun 26 Feb 201726/02/17
Available as 7 nights
This package holiday to Forest Chalet in Geilo, Norway departs Tuesday 3rd January 2017, for a 5 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.

Resort - about Geilo - about holidays in Geilo - about ski holidays in Geilo - about ski holidays in Geilo Norway

Chocolate box charm Kite skiing capital

One of Scandinavia's larger resorts, Geilo is a modern resort but with a long history, having welcomed visitors since 1890. The village is well spread out with lifts emanating from four different points and slopes on both side of the valley. There is a second (bus linked) ski area at Vestlia.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Cross country Freestyle Families

Geilo webcam

Snow Report: Top 0cm, Bottom 0cm

Snow Forecast: 2cm expected this week

Snow History: December average depth 36.5cm

Geilo trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Oslo Gardermoen210mins
Region:Buskerud, Norway
First opened:1890

Geilo lift pass price last reported as SEK1630 (adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Forest Chalet.
Night skiing: No
Geilo has N S facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing Nov - May.

Town altitude: 800m
Top of slopes: 1178m
Bottom of piste: 800m
Vertical drop: 378m
Total length of trails:34km
Longest piste:2km
Established in 1890 the Norwegian ski resort Geilo lies at 800 metres altitude in the Buskerud region of the Norwegian ?. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 1178m the area is not snow sure. Over ? snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 24km of trails, which equates to around 70 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Geilo is Oslo Gardemoen at a distance of 245km or approximately 180 minutes driving time. Their season runs from November to April.
39 pistes and trails means approximately 34km of runs. 20 Geilo lifts have capacity to transport 22000 per hour. The longest run in the Norwegian ski resort is over 2km.The mountain has 25% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 23% intermediate, 38% advanced slopes and 12%. Snowboarding in Geilo: Of the 20 ski lifts, 14 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives an indication of how modern the lift system is and how good Geilo is for snowboarding - especially for beginners learning to board. Facilities includ...
Geilo has a range of mainly outdoor activities although there is a swimming pool and cinema in the village. Ice climbing and ski orienteering are both popular pastimes and you could go on a wilderness camp to experience mountain life as it was in days gone by. No modern equipment is used and you will have the chance to try using a bow and arrow, practice wearing snowshoes and try your luck at ice fishing on the fiord. Some unusual modes of transport to try out and have fun at the same time include dog sledding, ...

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