The ski resort of Pelvoux, in the Southern Alps, on the threshold of the Ecrins national park, is an authentic and natural village resort of the Hautes Alpes. In a magnificent and preserved setting, it is an ideal resort for a quiet and peaceful skiing holiday , far removed from the hustle and bustle of the big Alpine ski resorts. At an altitude of 1250 m the Pelvoux skiing area combines slopes for all levels, with an area ideal for beginners, as well as exceptional off-piste and Nordic skiing zones
Altitude at the bottom of the slopes: 1250 m, at the top of the slopes: 2300 m
In the skiing area of Pelvoux Vallouise, you will have access to 12 ski slopes (2 green, 4 blue, 4 red and 2 black) spread over about 25 km. These slopes, which are served by eight ski lifts (5 ski tows, 1 baby ski-tow, 1 chair-lift and 1 rope tow), are ideal for discovery of the joys of family skiing.
12 hectares of slopes, with artificial snow, offering you permanent skiing, whatever the weather and allowing a return to the resort on skis.
Nordic skiing has not been overlooked, with 31 km of marked-out tracks in the Vallouise valley, and 17 loops of varying levels.
ski touring on the summit of "la Blanche" mountain.
Cross-country skiing in the "Vallée de Vallouise" skiing area: 31km of marked-out tracks, an ideal site for both beginners and advanced skiers alike. 20km are reserved for winter hiking (walking and snow-shoeing)
The Residence Le Palatin is situated 200 m from the centre of the village of Pelvoux, in the Hautes Alpes, just 50m from the ski lifts and at the foot of the ski slopes of this family ski resort in the Northern Alps. Made up of two 3-storey buildings with lift, it is situated just next to a restaurant and to a child-minding centre. There is a general food store 200 m from the residence. There are 2 sports shops (rental and sales of skiing material) at 250 m. Grocery at Vallouise (3 km). The residence Le Palatin offers a (free) fitness room and a sauna (with entrance fee).
Ski lockers, free fitness centre, fee-paying Finnish sauna (for age 16+) launderette ( at extra charge), fee-paying internet connection point, free outdoor, municipal car park.
Child-minding near by
The holiday apartments, from the studio apartment for 4 to the 2/3-roomed apartment for 5/6 pers are all fully equipped: kitchenette (micro-wave / grill and dish-washer), bathroom or shower room and generally a separate toilet. Television at extra cost.
4 studio apartments for 4 are equipped for persons of reduced mobility
Free fitness centre
Ski hire: shop in the resort
Residence at the foot of the ski lifts
Take time to enjoy some of the many and varied activities offered in or near the resort:
- Cross country skiing
- Snow shoeing
- Off-piste skiing
- Flood-lit, night-time skiing
- Covered swimming pool
- Ice fall and ruisseling
- Snake gliss
- Free, natural skating rink (outdoor)
- Sledge run
• Ski hire: reductions of 30% to 40% by reserving with Odalys
30 to 40% off with Sport 2000, by reserving rental of skiing equipment at the same time as you book your Odalys accommodation.
• ESF skiing lessons : Reductions of 10%. Ski for less !
Reduction on the public price, for group lessons of Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snow-surfing, (varying age-groups, times and days of lessons, according to the different resorts).
• Ski-in ski-out residence.
• Internet connection in the residence.
- Vallouise, its church chapel, fountains, picturesque hamlets, communal oven, sun dials etc.
- Vallouise pottery
- Water trail "from ice to light"
- The Ecrins National Park centre (open from 1.30 to 5.30 pm outside of school holidays and from Monday to Friday, 10.00 am to 5.00 pm, during the holidays).
- The silver mines and museum
- Heritage tour (sun dials, typical mountain dwellings, religious architecture)
Résidence Le Palatin
Plateau des Essarts
Reception opening times: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday from 8.30 to 10.30 am,
Saturday from 8.00 am to 12.00 and from 2.00 to 8.00 pm
Closed all day Wednesday
+33 825 273 273
Monday to friday : 9am/7pm
Saturday : 9am/6pm