The Le Hameau des Airelles (official rating 4-star) is ideally located by the slopes on the Chalvet side of the ski area (doorstep skiing, snow and level depending), 200m from the Chalvet cable car and 500m from the main resort centre. It is in the newer 'Obelisque' area of Montgenèvre, which boasts high standard residences, chalets, ski school desk and snow kindergarten. The residence appeals equally to families and couples and groups of friends, offering a truly authentic experience of a French skiing holiday.
The traditional style residence is arranged around the outdoor heated swimming pool (with indoor access, free), incorporating 190 apartments. Aqua Relaxation Area (for over 18s only) with hot tub, sauna and steam room (pre-booked sessions only, payable; sessions are 45 minutes long, €12/session, €60/6 sessions. One to three free sessions (dependent on size of apartment; 1 session for 1 bedroom apartments, 2 sessions for 2 bedroom apartments, 3 sessions for 3 bedroom apartments) for use before 4pm only - pre-booking compulsory). You can also book beauty treatments and massages at the Ô Pure Spa (payable).
Le Hameau des Airelles residence has:
The Team Kids is for 4 to 10 year olds and provides a range of creative ‘mountain-themed’ activities and snow games that are both educational and fun. Pre-booking mandatory and subject to availability. All-season; 5 half days and 2 kids’ party free during French school holidays & 5 days outside school holidays.
Team teens meeting from 11 to 15 years old: Free, during French holidays only.
Please note most activities are in French.
Facilities available from Reception include loan of GoPro cameras, board games, books, hairdryers, cots, highchairs potty and changing mats (subject to availability, state at time of booking), fondue and raclette sets. Reception can help with arranging babysitting, restaurant or taxi bookings, guiding...
All the apartments at Le Hameau des Airelles are fitted and furnished to a high standard of comfort and convenience. They have a living area with a double sofa bed (making 2 single beds), a fully equipped kitchen area with ceramic hob, fridge, dishwasher, oven and microwave. Bathroom with bath and separate wc. All apartments have flat-screen TV, hairdryer and a balcony or terrace. Some apartment are available for people with reduced mobility (on request, subject to availability).
1 bedroom Confort apartment sleeping 2-4 (26/34m2): bedroom with 2 single beds (can be twinned)
2 bedroom Famille apartment sleeping 4-6 (34/41m2): bedroom sleeping 2 (double or 2 single beds), small cabin bedroom with bunk beds (it is not possible to put a cot in this type of apartment)
2 bedroom Confort apartment sleeping 4-6 (41/46m2): 2 bedrooms each sleeping 2 (double bed or 2 single beds) and extra shower room
2 bedroom Confort Plus apartment sleeping 4-6 (50/55m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds (can be twinned), and 1 extra shower room.
3 bedroom apartment sleeping 6-8 (50/55m2): 2 bedrooms (double bed and 2 single beds), 1 bedroom with 2 single beds or a small cabin bedroom with bunk beds and extra shower room.
3 bedroom Plus apartment sleeping 6-8 (63/66m2):1 bedroom with a double bed or 2 single beds, 2 bedrooms with 2 single beds (can be twinned) and extra shower room.
4 bedroom Plus apartment sleeping 10 (101m2): 3 bedrooms with 2 single beds, and 2 single beds (all can be twinned) on a mezzanine, extra shower room and extra bathroom.
Prices per accommodation (not per person) including Eurotunnel crossing, self catering in £s
Fully equipped apartment, bed linen (beds made on arrival except pull-out bed in lounge and bunk beds) and towels (extra set €8), cleaning kit (extra set €10/kit) and end of stay cleaning (except kitchen area and washing-up).
Refundable deposit €300-€500 depending on the size of the apartment, local tourist tax c €1.50pp/day (18yrs). Kitchen area cleaning if not left in perfect order €40. Pets welcome €70/week (max 1/apt). Early check-in option: Apartment available at 12pm instead of 5pm €80/apartment (subject to availability). Mid-week cleaning (except kitchen area) with towels and linen change: from €40-€80/apt. Additional 45 minute sessions in the wellness area (hot tub, sauna and steam room, over 18s only), must be pre-booked. Shopping delivery available in your apartment the day of your arrival; must be pre-booked in advance, Christmas pack available on: mescourses.mmv.fr.
Reception opening times (may be subject to change):
Sunday-Friday 08.00-12.00 & 16.30-19.30
Price is unless specified, per accommodation, per week, in £s Sterling, including a Standard Eurotunnel crossing from Folkestone to Calais with a car with Free FlexiPlus upgrade on selected dates on a self-catering basis. A supplement will apply for travel on certain peak dates. Other routes and operators available (including P&O routes from Hull to Zeebrugge or Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen). Accommodation only deduct £240.
*Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel
** Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel. A travel supplement of £15 each way per car applies
*** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £109 per car each way
In a few words... These luxury apartments are only 150m from the Chalvet cable car, and at the foot of the slopes. Facilities include indoor pool, hot tub, saunas and steam room, as well as a fitness room and spa.
In a few words... These 4-star apartments are in a great location - opposite the slopes and in the heart of the resort. Superb facilities include indoor heated pool, hot tub, saunas, steam room and a spa.