Vaujany is a traditional French ski resort with all the typical mountain village charm you could ask for, ideally situated less than an hour from Grenoble. Opposite the superb Massif des Grandes Rousses mountain range, this ski resort in the Northern Alps has kept abreast of modern techniques and equipment while managing to preserve an authentic charm and its local traditions. Vaujany is linked by cable car to the Grandes Rousses Alpe d’Huez ski area allowing you to enjoy the benefits of this superb, large scale ski area as well as the advantages of booking a ski holiday rental in a typical French ski resort, in the stunning Isere region, in the heart of the French Alps.
Ski area : Vaujany - Oz
- 40 slopes : 12 green, 13 blue, 12 red, 3 black
- 21 ski lifts
- 20km of Nordic ski tracks
Ski area : Domaine Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski
Minimum altitude : 1,110 m - Maximum altitude : 3,330
- 135 slopes, 250km : 41 green, 38 blue, 39 red, 17 black
- 84 ski lifts
- Night skiing
- 900 snow cannons
- Freestyle modules: snow park, boardercross, Big Air Bag
Vaujany is one of four ski resorts connected to the area of Alpe d'Huez, a magnificent ski area offering 250km of skiing with an altitude drop of over 2200m. The 133 ski slopes are shared out as follows: 43 green, 34 blue, 40 red and 16 black, meaning beginners right through to experts will find their dream ski slopes. Among these slopes you can enjoy skiing on the longest ski run in the world! The Sarenne ski run offers 16 km of non-stop skiing – if your legs can take the pace.
Snowboarders will be over the moon in the 21 hectares area entirely dedicated to riders of all levels. There are two snow parks, one for experts and one for beginners, with a series of different modules. Two boardercross and a Big Air Bag (at an extra charge) are popular with expert snowboarders who like to show off their best tricks. For the less experienced snowboarders, the beginners’ snowpark has a series of boxes and a rail-box, a spine and a series of small bumps to gain confidence without taking too many risks!
Cross-country skiing enthusiasts will enjoy the 50 km of tracks around the resort of Vaujany divided among 15 marked trails leading to the Lake Besson, to the Maronne mountain pass and the crête du Signal. There is also a cross-country trail of 20 km from L'Alpette (1st stop of the cable car).
If you’re looking for a charming, homely atmosphere in a beautiful, traditional ski chalet in France, then look no further. The Chalet Le Grenier de Germaine in Vaujany offers accommodation for your next ski holiday in France in 3 delightful apartments decorated in the traditional, chalet style with tons of mountain charm. This chalet is the ideal choice for a family ski holiday in the Alpe d’Huez ski area with a direct link via the cable car nearby. You will fall under the spell of these charming apartments which can be booked together making an ideal ski chalet for a large group.
Linked via a fast cable car, the traditional French ski resort of Vaujanygives direct access to the Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine ski area very popular for its excellent skiing and long hours of sunshine. With no less than 135 well-maintained and varied ski slopes, this ski area is well-adapted for all tastes and levels whether you are a first-time skier, expert snowboarder or you’re skiing with young children. The ski area’s « Famille Plus » label is another good reason to choose Vaujany for your next family ski holidays as you are guaranteed a high level of facilities and services for the whole family.
Balcony or terrace (depending on accommodation)
Ski lockers with boot warmers
This beautiful, traditional chalet in Vaujany offers the choice of 3 different apartments all with a private entrance and tastefully decorated in the authentic, mountain style with beautiful fittings and furnishings such as solid oak floors and comfortable sofas. In the fully-fitted kitchens you will find everything you need to prepare delicious, hearty meals to be share in the open-plan, convivial dining areas: oven, microwave, ceramic hob, fridge, freezer, raclette machine, fondue set, dishwasher, etc. In each apartment you will find ample sleeping arrangements, bathrooms and toilets to comfortably welcome the allotted number of guests.
Terrace or balcony with stunning views
Discover the wide range of activities available in Vaujany, from cross-country or Nordic skiing to more extreme sports such as snowkiting, yooner, hang-gliding and much more… Some activities to enjoy if you fancy a change from downhill skiing and snowboarding:
- Cross-country or Nordic skiing (1 track)
- Ice climbing
- Snow-shoeing tours
- Off-piste skiing
- Toboggan run in the village (subject to snow conditions) + toboggan run at 2,100m
- Horse-drawn carriage rides
- Leisure centre : fitness room, swimming pool, water slide, sauna, hammam, spa, weight-lifting room. For opening hours: Tel : 04 76 79 83 83
- Indoor skating rink
- Bowling alley
- Games room
- Bars with billiards table
- The Mont Blanc mountain
- The Meije freeride ski area
- The Ecrins National Park
- The Grand Paradis
- Vaujany’s heritage centre - Tel : 04 76 79 96 35
- Museum of Fauna of the Alps
- Dôme des Petites Rousses, Pic Blanc
- The old village of Vaujany
- Alpe d’Huez
Chalet Le Grenier de Germaine
Please contact your Odalys representative between 48 and 24 hours before your arrival to organise a meeting point to pick up your keys. Tel : +33 (0)6 89 79 27 35
+33 825 273 273
Monday to friday : 9am/7pm
Saturday : 9am/6pm