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Doorstep Skiing


Peak Retreats offer lots of doorstep skiing apartments which basically means a slope is within 50m of the residence. So it is literally on your doorstep (subject to snow conditions and ability).


It is worth checking what type of slopes are by the residence or hotel. Some maybe nursery slopes others maybe a red slope. Obviously it depends on the level of skiers you have in your party as to whether you can take the slope by your residence.


You will also find properties that are located right next to a gondola for convenience that will take you to the beginning of the ski area.


The benefits of doorstep skiing is no shuttle bus rides. This is ideal for groups with small children as long as the slopes nearby are suited to their level.


Below: Saint Martin de Belleville, residence Les Chalets du Gypse (MGM) is a ski-in ski-out property however it is a blue run.

You can ski back to the residence at the end of the day.


Below: Sainte-Foy, residence Les Fermes de Ste Foy (MGM) is at the foot of the slopes and offers doorstep skiing

Les Fermes de Sainte-Foy, 4* MGM built apartments, Sainte Foy


Ski-in Ski-out properties (snow and ability permitting):

St Martin de Belleville – ‘Les Chalets du Gypse’ – MGM

Peisey-Vallandry – ‘L’Oree Des Cimes’ – MGM

Oz-en-Oisans – ‘Chalet des Neiges

Morillon 1100 – ‘Le Buet

La Rosiere - 'Les Balcons' (new to our programme for 12/13)


Doorstep skiing properties (snow and ability permitting):

Les Carroz – ‘Les Chalets de Jouvence’ – MGM

Les Carroz – ‘Le Front de Neige

Morillon 1100 – ‘Jardin Alpin

Les Saisies – ‘Le Hameau du Beaufortain’ – MGM

Montgenevre – ‘Hameau des Airelles

Montgenevre – ‘Chalet des Dolines' – MGM

Les Deux Alpes – Hotel ‘Cote Brune

Les Deux Alpes – ‘Alpina Lodge

Les Deux Alpes – Chalets ‘Alpen

Valloire – ‘Les Valmonts’ – (green run)

Valloire – ‘Vallee d’Or’ (green run) (depending on building)

Valloire - ‘Grand Hotel de Valloire

Val Cenis – ‘Les Balcons de Val Cenis Village

Val Cenis – ‘Les Alpages de Val Cenis

Val Cenis – ‘Les Chalets du Flambeau’ – MGM

La Norma – ‘Balcons d’Anais

Termingnon – ‘Les Balcons de la Vanoise

Aussois – ‘Flocons d’Argent

St Jean – ‘Chalet des Marmottes’ (depending on building)

Ste Foy – ‘Les Fermes de Sainte Foy’ – MGM

Ste Foy – ‘Etoile des Cimes

Les Coches – ‘La Marelle’ – (red run)

Peisey – ‘Oree des Neiges’ – MGM

La Tania – ‘Le Christiana

La Tania – ‘Le Britania


Below: Hotel Cote Brune, Les Deux Alpes is at the foot of the slopes and offers doorstep skiing


Properties next to a gondola/chairlift (short walk in ski boots to gondola):

Vallorcine – ‘Ours Bleu’ – next to main cable car

Briancon – ‘Aigle Bleu’ – next to cable car

Les 2 Alpes – ‘Alba’ – next to chairlift (not main side)

Vaujany – ‘La Cascade’ – opposite gondola

Vaujany – ‘Les Balcons de Vaujany’ – opposite gondola

Valloire – ‘Les Chalets du Galibier’ – opposite chairlift

Montchavin – Hotel ‘’Bellecote’ – opposite cable car

Plan Peisey – ‘Arollaie’ – 50m from Vanoise Express gondola


Below: Residence Ours Bleu, Vallorcine is next to the main cable car


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