Ski-In-Ski-Out Luxury in the French Alps
Experience the thrill of skiing at one of the world’s best ski resorts - Val d'Isère in the French Alps - with a five-night stay at the luxurious Relais & Châteaux Hotel Les Barmes De l’Ours, just steps away from the ski lifts. This skiers' dream escape includes daily breakfast, nightly multi-course dinners to be enjoyed at multiple on-site restaurants, a welcome drink and generous discounts on ski gear rental and spa treatments.
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Put your winter gear on and get ready to experience some of the best runs you will ever ski on in France's premium alpine resort, Val D'Isere. Home to many World Cup alpine events and to the challenging Face de Bellevarde - one of the most iconic black runs in the Alps - boasting 2 glaciers at over 3,000 meters of altitude, eighty-eight ski lifts, and 158 runs spread over 300km, Val D'Isere is a true paradise for snow lovers and was awarded World Ski Resort of the Year and Apres' Resort of the Year in 2016 at the World Ski Awards, and it's all easily reachable from either Lyon or Geneve.
What You'll Love...
The Hotel – A stylish and luxurious Relais & Châteaux 50 meters from the slopes
Hotel Les Barmes De l’Ours is part of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux, a collection of properties recognised for upscale hospitality and culinary excellence.
A luxurious haven in which to relax after a day on the snow, this five-star hotel successfully combines state of the art facilities with the warm charm of a traditional alpine mountain chalet. Hotel Les Barmes De l'Ours boasts three exceptional restaurants: fine dining at La Table de l’Ours, spit-roasted meats at the chalet-style La Rôtisserie and local specialties at Le Coin Savoyard. Not to mention a stunning spa complete with a heated pool, hammam, sauna and jacuzzi, a bowling room and the largest ski store in the resort, stocking the major names in winter sportswear and the latest ski and snowboard gear.
Travel light and get everything you need for skiing and snowboarding in style at the hotel's ski store: as a guest of Hotel Les Barmes De l'Ours you will receive a 30% discount on all ski gear rental.
Your Room – True Alpine style
Take off your boots and retreat to your cozy Standard Room, with two single beds (in a double formation on request), a bathtub to relax in, a balcony, minibar, complimentary Wi-Fi and a non-clear view on the Carats area.
*Superior Upgrade: *Upgrade to a Superior Room to enjoy the convenience of a separate shower and bathtub in your bathroom and enhanced views over the Carat area from your balcony.
The Food – Daily breakfast and nightly multi-course dinners
Cheers the start of your holiday with a glass of wine or beer on arrival. Fuel up every morning with a European and international buffet breakfast before you hit the snow for the day.
At night, indulge in a lavish multi-course dinner at your choice of the hotel's restaurants: La Table de l’Ours - a beautifully decorated restaurant for a fine dining experience, La Rôtisserie - for traditional dishes and local flavours, and Le Coin Savoyard - where raclettes and regional delicacies will delight you.
See & Do – Ski, ski and even more ski!
Val D'Isere is a mecca for downhill skiing for good reasons: it has enough to keep skiers of all standards challenged and entertained for a lifetime. The off piste opportunities are limitless and the snowfall records are excellent. Less enthusiastic skiers, Val D'Isere has you covered too: The Centre Aquasportif has fantastic facilities, designated walking trails around the area are the perfect way to appreciate the natural scenery, and thrill seekers can try parapenting or husky riding!
To recuperate from the long days in the cold weather, head to the hotel's spa to use your 15% discount on relaxing treatments between 10am and 2pm each day. Treat yourself to an indulgent facial or massage and take advantage of spa facilities including a heated pool, hammam, sauna and jacuzzi.
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Perfect for snow lovers
Avid skiers will love the opportunity to experience the perfect French Alps' powder in five-star luxury - with direct ski-in ski-out access.
Valid for travel from 9 December 2018 (bookings must be made before 9 November 2018).
Blackout Dates: Not available for travel on
22 December 2018 – 6 January 2019
23 – 27 January 2019
16 – 24 February 2019
Surcharge: A non-refundable surcharge per room, per night, applies and is payable at time of booking. Dates and prices are identified in the Booking Calendar.
25 February 2019 - 29 March 2019
Check Availability: To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Check Availability' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates. Dates with a surcharge are identified.
Buy Now Book Later: If you want to secure this offer and don't know when you want to travel please select 'Buy Now & Book Later'. This will secure your package and give you the flexibility to choose your travel dates - within the book by and validity period and subject to availability. To select dates post purchase, simply select 'My Escapes' under the 'My Account' tab and follow the prompts.
7-Day Change of Mind ‘No Questions Asked’ Refund Guarantee: Things don’t always work out. Our 7-day Change of Mind Guarantee is there to help. Within 7 days of purchase we’ll happily provide a full refund on cancellation of your escape (so long as you don’t have a confirmed booking/stay in the next 14 days).
Can I change my check-in date post-purchase: Once you have purchased your package and received confirmation your dates cannot be changed without contacting the hotel directly. This decision is strictly at the discretion of the hotel and subject to availability, so please ensure you have selected your intended travel dates.
Packages are valid for two adults.
Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is two adults. No additional guests can be accommodated.
Baby Policy: Up to one infant (aged one or younger) may stay free of charge and will count not towards the maximum room capacity. A cot can be provided by the resort free of charge.
Connecting rooms are not available.
Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). Menus are subject to change without notice.
Please note that full terms and conditions apply. Refer to website's terms and conditions.
- Concierge service
- Luggage storage
- 24-hour front desk
- Shuttle service within Val d'lsère
- Ski-to-door access
- Ski equipment hire
- Ski school (additional charge)
- Swimming pool
- Fitness centre
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
Getting to Val D'Isere is easy, fly to either Lyon or Geneve. Flights to Geneve are available with Qantas, Emirates, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways, departing most Australian capital cities with one or more stopovers and an approximate flight time of 24 hours. Alternatively, fly into Lyon with Emirates or Qantas.
The hotel is located a three hour drive from Lyon Airport or 2.5 hours drive from Geneva Airport.
Need Flights? We have a dedicated team who are able to assist with all your flight requirements. If you need a stopover or are looking at travelling to more destinations, our team can help. Contact our flights concierge team using the phone number on our website.
- Hotel Les Barmes De l'Ours
- Chemin des Carats, 73150 Val dʼIsère, France