Au Coeur des Ours
- Apartments: Au Coeur des Ours
- Country: France
- Region: Oisans
- Ski Area: Super Ski
- Our star rating
- Apartments (Self Catered)
- Sleeps 1 - 8
- 50m-100m from two chairlifts
- There are a few shops close by
The 3* residence Au Coeur des Ours is located 50m away from the Vallée Blanche chairlift. The Petite Aiguille 1 Green slope which leads to the Petite Aiguille chairlift on the main side is 100m away. The closest ski school meeting point (Champamé) is 250m away. The ski bus stops less than 50 away and takes you to the Jandri lift.
There are a few shops, including a boulangerie and mini-supermarket close by although more shops and restaurants are dotted along the main Avenue de la Muzelle (with quite a few within a 3-8 minutes walk).
The newly built Au Coeur des Ours small residence comprises two 3 and 4 storey buildings (with a lift) housing 29 apartments. There is a modern reception area on the ground floor as well as ski lockers (one per apartment). There is a possibility to order in food from local restaurants which are only a few minutes’ walk away.
Au Coeur des Ours has 17 garage spaces on the ground floor (max height 1.90m, €35/week, please advise at time of booking - subject to availability) as well as 18 outdoor parking spaces with a barrier (please advise at time of booking - subject to availability) and free Wi-Fi in Reception area and in the apartments (1 connection per apartment only for 1 device). The loan of hairdryers, irons and ironing boards is available from reception.
What our Clients say
Very nice clean comfortable appartments, very friendly resortMrs N ( 05 Apr 14 )
All apartments at Au Coeur des Ours are spacious and fitted and furnished to a high standard with modern furnishings and décor. There is under floor heating as well as self regulated extra heating in each apartment. All apartments have an open plan lounge/dining/ kitchen area with a large dining table.
The lounge in each apartment at Au Coeur des Ours have a comfortable double sofa bed. The stylish modern fully equipped kitchen area has 4-ring ceramic hob, large fridge-freezer, dishwasher, oven, microwave, coffee-maker.
The apartments have a modern bathroom with an enclosed shower and integrated washbasin with drawers and cabinets. There is also a separate WC. All apartments at Au Coeur des Ours have a flat screen TV and many have a balcony overlooking the resort and surrounding ski area or the ski slopes behind the residence.
1 bedroom apartment (available for reduced mobility clients) sleeping 2/4 (c 40m2):bedroom with double bed.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4/6 (35-50m2): bedroom sleeping 2 and bedroom with bunk beds or twin beds.
3 bedroom apartment sleeping 6/8 (58/75m2): 2 bedrooms with a double bed, bedroom with bunk beds or twin beds, 1 extra shower room.
Please note: all bunk beds are 1.80m long and may not be suitable for children under 6, nor most adults; some apartments are under the eaves.
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen and towels.
To pay locally:
Refundable deposit €300, Local tourist tax 1.65€ for 18 years and over, end of stay cleaning if apartment is not left in perfect order or on request (excl kitchen area and washing-up) €50-€80 (depending on the size of the apartment). To hire: extra towels €9/set/week, extra bed linen €12/single bed or €16/double bed, cot (€26/week, subject to availability) + high chair (€9/week, subject to availability). Cleaning kit €10. Pets welcome €46/week (max 1/apt).
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Monie (Chalet) – PALE GREEN STAR (G5)
Mary (Chalet) – PINK STAR (G5)
Alba – YELLOW STAR (H5/6) - no. 66
Chalet Jon (Chalet) – ORANGE STAR (G4)
Alpina Lodge – RED STAR (K4) - no. 42
Au Coeur des Ours - BLACK STAR (H4) - no. 71
Cote Brune - PALE YELLOW STAR (Q3) - no. 16
Le Cortina - LIGHT PINK STAR (T5) - no. 48
Le Pont - BLUE STAR (W4)
Ours Blanc - WHITE STAR (S4) - no. 3
Goleon Val Ecrin - PURPLE STAR (C6) - no. 67
Au Coeur des Ours is located close by a few shops, including a boulangerie and mini-supermarket although more shops and restaurants are dotted along the main Avenue de la Muzelle (with quite a few within a 3-8 minutes walk). The ski bus stops less than 50 away and takes you to the Jandri lift.