The famous ski resort of Tignes, at the heart of the French Alps in the Savoy region, is well-known for its world-class skiing in the previously named Espace Killy ski area, now known as the Espace Tignes & Val d'Isere which is linked with the popular ski resort of Val d’Isere. This modern and innovative resort, with ski-in, ski-out access for most of its holiday accommodation has been designed for true snow sports addicts with a seemingly endless choice of facilities and activities in the resort and on the slopes. Tignes is made up of Tignes le Lac, La Lavachet, Val Claret and the recently developed Tignes 1800, more suitable for families. The high altitudes in Tignes guarantee an excellent snow-cover and its many infrastructures allow the whole family to enjoy a wide range of activities.
Ski area : Tignes
Minimum altitude : 1550m - Maximum altitude : 3456m
- 79 slopes, 150km : 8 green, 35 blue, 20 red, 16 black
- 40 ski lifts
- 2 Slalom ski runs, 1 mogul park
- Freestyle modules : 1 snow park and 1 half-pipe
- 320 snow cannons
Each part of Tignes has free nursery slopes and from Tignes Lavachet and Tignes Val Claret you have access to the “Ski Tranquille” zone which consists of solely green slopes for beginners and children. However, Tignes is better-known for its dynamic, high altitude skiing with some hair-raising black runs and excellent snow park.
Ski area : Espace Tignes & Val d'Isère (previously Espace Killy)
Minimum altitude : 1550m - Maximum altitude :3456m
- 154 slopes, 300km : 20 green, 68 blue, 40 red, 26 black
- 79 ski lifts
- Freestyle modules : 2 snow parks
- 44km of cross-country ski tracks
The Espace Killy ski area is one of the most famous ski areas in the world, a true paradise for all types of skiers and snowboarders. It links together Tignes and Val d’Isere, offering a total of 300km of skiing, spread over 154 slopes (20 green, 67 blue, 41 red, 26 black) and served by 79 modern ski lifts. Cross-country or Nordic skiers are also catered for, as the resort has 40 Nordic ski slopes, over a total distance of 44km. This ski area is ideal for those looking for an adrenalin rush with its 6 slalom runs, its 2 snow parks and a half pipe designed for expert snowboarders, a big air bag and much more…
The Lavachet residences at an altitude of 2100 m are situated close to the entrance of the ski resort of Tignes in the Savoie region of the French Alps, near the shops and the ski school (ESF). These holiday rentals are served by two detachable chairlifts of the Tignes skiing area.
The apartments, ranging from the studio apartment for 2 to the 3-roomed apartment for 7/8 persons, are all fully equipped with a kitchenette (electric hotplate, oven, ldishwasher (except in studio apartments), bathroom or shower and toilet,(separate except in studio apartments)
None of the apartments is equipped for persons of reduced mobility
Book your ski lifts at the same time as your accommodation and benefit from special prices for Odalys holidaymakers: Reduction to be made from the total cost of your stay and valid only if the ski pass is booked at the same time as your accommodation.
Passes valid from the day after your arrival until the day before your departure. ALes supports "mai passport photo and justification of age are obligatory for the creation of a ski pass. The cost of a 'hand-free' ski pass is not included in the price (to be paid for at ski-pass office). Ski lift passes not to be puchased alone, but only in conjunction with Odalys Vacances accommodation, the number of passes not exceeding the maximum capacity of the accommodation.
- 5 and - 10 % off the public price of ESF skiing lessons
- 20 % off prices of ski hire, booking to be made at sales' desks before the beginning of your stay.
Holiday grocery basket : your week's shopping delivered on your arrival.
Take the time to discover the other activities available in and around Tignes:
- Large water sports’ centre (5000m2) with swimming pool, water slides, spa, saunas, paddling pool, water falls, fitness and weight-lifting room…
- Diving under ice
- Skating rink
- Ice driving
- Dog sleighs
- Helicopter rides
- Snow shoeing
- Karting on ice
- Indoor climbing
- Horse-riding in the snow
- Ice fall climbing
- Mountain biking on snow
- Indoor sports (squash, football…)
- Picturesque villages
- Vanoise national park
- The valley's baroque heritage
- Cheese manufacture
- Boisses' church
- The heritage museum
Résidences du Lavachet
73320 TIGNES LAVACHET
Reception and keys at the Chalet Alpina at Tignes Val Claret - 04 79 06 55 37
+33 825 273 273
Monday to friday : 9am/7pm
Saturday : 9am/6pm