This Lodge is ideally located in the ‘Les Almes’ area of Tignes Le Lac – the most central, vibrant and well serviced of Tignes four interconnected villages.
With great south facing views across the slopes the lodge is on a quiet street but is just a few minutes walk from the centre of Tignes Le Lac, the main bus stop, shops, bars, restaurants, nightclubs, supermarket and the new sports centre.The nearest piste to start/end your day is just a minute’s walk up the road from the lodge, from where you can ride or ski down to the ‘Paquis’ & ‘Chaudannes’ lifts which give immediate access to both sides of the Tignes ski area.
The main ‘front de neige’ where ski & snowboard schools meet, the nursery slope and its free ‘Rosset’ chairlift, along with the popular ‘Palafour’ chairlift (the locals favourite) and new ‘Aeroski’ gondola (giving direct access to the Val d’Isere area and whole ‘Espace Killy ski area) are situated is only a 3 minute stroll down the hill from the lodge.
The Guardian Travel Magazine:
“A trip to the lodge is all about camaraderie, freedom and the love of the mountains.”
The lodge is situated at 2100m altitude and can therefore be sure of snow from beginning to end of season – first weekend in December right through to May, plus glacier skiing in October and November as well as the summer.
Because the lodge is independently owned & run we have a personal interest in making your holiday the most memorable ever - we’re very proud of our reputation and put great effort into keeping our prices reasonable considering our prime position in one of Europe’s few ‘super resorts’.
Prices start @ just £200 ½ board.
The lodge has 3 floors:
The main, middle floor, has the spacious living & dining room with a great south facing views over the mountains - the perfect place to start the day with breakfast and a great view of the slopes you’re about to conquer. After a day on the hill come back here to relax and grab some tea freshly made cake - the tea/coffee/drinks facilities are free to use any time for guests.Also on this floor there's a south facing balcony and sun terrace running the full length of the lodge with great views to get you going in the morning and to relax with a drink in front of after a long day on the slopes.
There’s a log fire, TV/DVD player, movies, stereo with i-pod connection, playstation & games all free to use. There’s also a selection of games, magazines and books as well as free use of our PC and free WIFI access.
This is where you'll enjoy our hearty 3 course evening meals each evening and relax and socialize with your fellow guests, catch up on the tales of the day and make plans for tomorrow...Finally on this floor is our fully equipped board/ski maintenance room - free for you to use or where we can service your equipment for you –it also has our in house stock of rental boards & boots.
The lodge has a total of 9 bedrooms over the 3 floors:
Rooms 1, 2 & 3 are downstairs, accessed from the main living room:
Room 1 - sleeps 2 (double bed)
Room 2 – sleeps 2, 3 or 4 (double and bunk beds – ideal for a couple, family, couple or small group)
Room 3 - sleeps 4 people (2 x bunks – ideal for a small group or individual guests sharing 'bunk room' style with like minded people)The 3 bedrooms share two bathrooms - a shower room (shower & sink) bathroom (bath, sink & WC) and another separate WC. All three rooms were refurbished over the summer.
Rooms 4 to 9 are upstairs and are split into 3 separate apartment style ‘mini-lodges’ sleeping 5 people. Perfect for small groups or families they each feature two bedrooms and their own private living room area which are perfect for relaxing before and after riding/skiing.
Each ‘mini-lodge/apartment’ features:
Living room – Accessed by French windows from the South facing balcony they feature two sofas seating 5 or 6, table and chairs or 6, a TV & Xbox for watching movies / playing games, and an i-pod music dock. Kitchenette – with 2 x hobs, sink, fridge, microwave etc. – perfect for self catered or B&B groups to cook, or for regular guests and families to make the the odd extra snack!
Bathroom – bath with shower attachment, sink & WC.
Bedroom 1 – mezzanine style bedroom with 2 x single beds (NB middle apartment has a double bed) Bedroom 2 – 1 x single and a bunk bed (sleeps 3) Both bedrooms are accessed by steep staircase directly from the living rooms.
All apartments also have access to the free WIFI connection, and of course use of all the lodge facilities downstairs..
Catered Chalet in Tignes chalet quarter - Large Lounge & balcony overlooking lake and slopes- Open Fireplace - Television - DVD - VCR - X-Box- Stereo - Free Wi fi internet throughout the chalet - Internet PC free for guest use On site equipment hire & maintenance area - 2 mins walk to nearest lift / free shuttle bus stop / pub / restaurant - airport transfers arranged
Breakfast is provided every day, afternoon tea & dinner on 6 nights. Staff day off is Wednesday when breakfast and afternoon tea will be made available regardless and you will enjoy dinner in one of Tignes varied nearby restaurants.
Fruit juice, unlimited tea and coffee, croissants, pain au chocolat, fresh bread & choice of preserves, cereals. Peak weeks also offer imported British bacon and eggs at breakfast plus gourmet cheeseboard on rotation for 3 nights of the week at no extra charge
Afternoon Tea and Cake:
Unlimited Tea or coffee and a freshly made delicious cake with bread, butter and jams.
2-course Evening Meal:
Enjoy a delicious, filling, home cooked evening meal. (We are happy to cater for vegetarian/vegan or special dietary needs - please notify us at the time of booking). Free wine! The chalet staff will ensure your glasses are full until coffee is served at the end of the meal
For ALL of our chalets Child Dicsount, it is 20% off for 2 to 12 yrs old
For ALL of our chalets the offer for half price 3rd or 4th occupants of a room exists.
The prices shown are per person per week and are based on two people sharing a standard room. NB - 3rd or 4th occupants of a room are charged at HALF price on all weeks except for UK school holidays.