Vallorcine is a little authentic village on the edge of the country of the Mont Blanc, just a stone's throw from Switzerland. Made up of little hamlets, scattered over the mountainside, this village has preserved its traditions, in an unspoilt, natural setting.
At the gateway of the "Aiguilles Rouges" and the "vallon de Bérard" nature parks, surrounded by countless forests, the village offers an exceptional natural setting.
The 4-star luxury residence L’Ours Bleu at Vallorcine in the Haute Savoie region of the French Alps is situated 17 km from Chamonix, at the foot of the cable car.
A butcher, bar and fresh bread are to be found at 300m. Small supermarket at Argentière (6,4 km)
This residence is built in respect of traditional architecture, tastefully finished with its charming, interior decoration.
Indoor, heated pool (open from Sunday to Friday 10am-7pm)
Fitness area (reserved for adults only – over 16 years old)
Hammam, sauna, whirlpool bookings at reception, extra charge (reserved for adults only – over 16 years old)
Ski lockers (except for studios)
Laundry facilities (extra charge)
Free indoor and outdoor car parks (1 space/apartment)
Restaurant open until 19/09
These comfortable and spacious apartments, which range from the studio apartment for 2 to the 5-roomed apartment for 10 pers, are all fully equipped: kitchenette (microwave oven/grill, dish washer), bathroom, free television and WiFi in all the apartments, DVD player (except in the studio apartments).
- Indoor, heated swimming pool
- Fitness area (age 16+)
- Hammam, sauna and whirlpool bath, with entrance fee (age 16+)
- TV, WiFi in the apartments (and at reception), DVD player (except in studio apartments)
- Free loan of baby equipment
- Theme trails : the stage-coach way, the trail of the Bérard waterfall, cave at Farinet
- Hiking : 80 km of marked out footpaths, for all levels, leaving from the village
- The Balme area - mountain bike (Vallorcine telecabin open in July and August)
- Canyoning in the Barberine river
- Pony rides
- Fly fishing
• Indoor, heated swimming pool, enjoy a swim all year round !
• Kids’ Club entertainment and activities
Free kids’ club « Les Oursons » 4 and 5 year-olds and « Les Pandas » for 6 to 13 year-olds : from December to end of March.
Entertainment, activities (indoor and outdoor depending on weather conditions).
5 half days per week : from Monday to Friday, morning or afternoon.
Possibility to combine the kids’ club with the special offer for beginners « spécial débutants » offered by the ESF ski school. (All activities and lessons supervised by qualified personnel). Bookings to be made at reception on Sunday.
• Bon appetit ! Discover our 7 evening meals and half-board formulas*
* Not valid for the following dates : 24/12 et 31/12. Free meals for children under 4 years old.
• Ski passes, preferential Rates « Special Odalys »
Discounts on ski passes up to 35% by booking online with your accommodation.
Free ski passes for children under 5 years old and people over 75 years old. Offer cannot be combined with other discounts or promotions Discounts valid on pre-bookings only.
• Ski equipment, pre-book skis and snowboards with Odalys
Odalys special deals
Book your ski equipment with SANGLARD SPORTS in Vallorcine
• Ski school, future champions ski school pick-up point at the residence
Book ski lessons for your children with ESF ski school and the ski instructors will pick up your budding skiers at the reception of your residence.
Sign up your children for group ski lessons from 5 or 6 years old (depending on resort) to 12 years old in the morning or afternoon.
(age groups, days and hours vary according to the resort’s ski school).
Some of the magnificent sites in the Haute Savoie region to explore from Vallorcine:
- Chamonix, the Sea of Ice and the Train of Montenvers
- The Vallorcine museum
- The stage-coach route (discovery of the heritage of the region of Vallorcine)
- The nature reserves of the ‘Aiguilles Rouges’ and of the ‘Vallon de Bérard’
- The Mont Blanc
- Heritage of the village
- Waterfalls (Bérard) and rivers
- The Emosson dam
Résidence Prestige Odalys l'Ours Bleu
Lieu-dit Le Plan de l'Envers
Reception on the premises
+33 825 273 273
Monday to friday : 9am/7pm
Saturday : 9am/6pm