This brand new 3* superior residence of 142 apartments, opening December 2018, is ideally located at the foot of the 8 seater Boisses gondola. It is possible to ski back to within 50m of the residence via the blue Mélèzes run (snow conditions permitting).
Facilities at the Altaviva include a reception, lounge with fireplace, kids/teenagers clubs (4-10 years all season - pre-booking necessary; 11-17 years in French school holidays – free access), indoor heated pool with panoramic south-facing terrace, spacious wellness area, Jacuzzi, hammam, sauna, heated ski lockers and underground parking (supplement 55€/week). Free low-speed WiFi in lounge and apartments. Bread/pastries delivery service.
A restaurant with slope-side terrace is planned.
Loan of board games, snowshoes, fondue and raclette kits.
Apartment sizes are from 1 bedroom apartments sleeping 4, to 3 bedroom apartments sleeping 8: all enjoy wonderful views, are spacious, well-appointed and tastefully furnished and decorated. All the apartments have a living area with a double sofa bed and TV; fully equipped open kitchen with ceramic hob, dishwasher, microwave/grill, toaster, kettle, filter coffee maker; bathroom with bath or shower, heated towel rail, hair dryer, separate WC.
Apartments with at least 3 bedrooms have a decorative fireplace in the lounge.
Premium type apartments (see below) enjoy the best location within the residence, are more spacious, and have superior décor, layout and services (e.g. audiovisual equipment in the living area and main bedroom; superior balcony and lounge furniture; welcome kit; early check-in from 14:00; one entry per person included to the spa; one dedicated parking space (supplement payable) and heated ski locker with heated boot rack).
1 bedroom Confort apartment sleeping 2-4 (c. 31-38m2): bedroom with 2 single beds that can be made into a double
1 bedroom Confort Plus apartment sleeping 2-4 (c. 40-44m2): as Confort apartment above, but more spacious
2 bedroom Famille apartment sleeping 4-6 (c. 41-48m2): bedroom with 2 single beds that can be made into a double; bedroom with set of bunk beds; additional shower room.
2 bedroom Confort apartment sleeping 4-6 (c. 40-47m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds that can be made into doubles; additional shower room.
2 bedroom Confort Plus apartment sleeping 4-6 (c. 50-58m2): as Confort apartment above, but more spacious
2 bedroom Premium apartment sleeping 4-6 (c. 55-63m2): as Confort Plus apartment above, but with additional features (see above)
3 bedroom standard apartment sleeping 6-8 (c. 57-58m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds that can be made into doubles; bedroom with either 2 single beds or a set of bunk beds; additional shower room
3 bedroom Plus apartment, sleeping 6-8 (c. 62-66m2): as standard apartment above, but more spacious
3 bedroom Premium apartment, sleeping 6-8 (75-80m2): as Plus apartment above, but more spacious and with additional features (see above)
15% off* weeks 18/01, 25/01, 29/02. 10% off* weeks 04/01, 11/01, 01/02, 15/02, 21/03, 28/03
For second week deduct £230 and then take an extra 15% off* second-week price for 19/20 season.
Please note these offers are not bookable online. Please call 02392 839310 to book
8 FOR 7 Arrive on Fri 6/12 instead of Sat 7/12, Fri 13/12 instead of Sat 14/12, Fri 20/12 instead of Sat 21/12, Sat 21/12 instead of Sun 22/12 to Sun 29/12 (use Sat-Sat price) at no extra cost.
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), end of stay cleaning (except kitchen area and washing-up). Entrance to indoor heated pool. Between 1 and 3 free entries to the wellness area (depending on the size of the apartment; 1 for 1 bed apartment; 2 for 2 bedroom; 3 for 3 bedroom).
To pay locally: refundable deposit €300-€500 depending on the size of the apartment, local tourist tax c €1.50/pers/day (+18yrs, for guidance only). Kitchen area cleaning if not left in perfect order €40. Baby kit (cot, high chair, changing mat, potty, bath chair – pre-booking essential) Pets welcome €50/week (max 1/apt); beauty treatments at the wellness area. Indoor car parking 55€/week (pre-book).
Early check-in: accommodation available from 12pm, instead of 5pm) 80€/apartment.
Please note that we have not yet been able to inspect these apartments, as the residence was not completed at the time of our visit. We were, however, impressed with the location and know the high standards employed from similar residences.
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 £230.
* Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on most dates
** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £15 per car each way
*** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £109 per car each way
See applicable dates - Please view here for all Eurotunnel & ferry details
In a few words... The luxurious apartments at Kalinda are ideally located at the foot of the 8-seater Boisses gondola - you can ski back to the residence. Facilities include a good sized indoor pool, a separate pool for little ones, Jacuzzis, saunas and steam room, and you'll find restaurants, a bakery, the ESF ski school etc. all within easy reach.
Being built for the winter 2019-20 season, this brand new prestige residence is ideally located in a ski-in, ski-out position near the foot of the 8-seater Boisses gondola in newly developed Tignes 1800. You can ski back to the residence via the blue ‘Mélèzes’ piste.