Arc 1600

Arc 1600 offers a convenient skiing, and pleasant nearby slopes which are often less occupied than the other parts of Les Arcs. It is also the easiest resort to access from Bourg St Maurice train station, just 7 minutes away by funicular.

About Arc 1600

Practical Information

Village altitude 1600m, Ski domain 1600m-3250m

Ski domain Les Arcs 200km of pistes.

Beginners**** Intermediates**** Experts**** Snowboard****

Cross-country 15km of trails.

 Calais 612 miles - 10 hours

 Chambéry 70 miles (1 hours 50mn), Geneva 91 miles (2 hours 40mn), Lyon 117 miles (2 hours 30mn)

 Direct Eurostar or Eurostar + train via Paris to Bourg Saint-Maurice, then funicular to Arc 1600 (7mins) [The funicular runs between Bourg-Saint-Maurice and Arc 1600 from approx. 7:30am to approx. 9:00pm everyday, every 20mins in winter.]

Why choose Arc 1600?

  • Ideally located for travel by train, thanks to the direct link with Bourg-Saint-Maurice's Eurostar terminal
  • Family-orientated resort, with a relaxed atmosphere and peaceful local slopes
  • Access to an expansive, attractive network of slopes


  • Arc 1600 is the more quiet and family-oriented part of Les Arcs, but it still has several bars located in the resort centre including Café Sol and the popular L'Abreuvoir
  • There are several restaurants in Arc 1600 including the popular L'Arquebuse, specialising in traditional Savoyard mountain food, and the family-friendly Le Cairn, for eat-in or takeaway pizza and local cuisine

Other Activities

  • Cinema
  • a short funicular ride down to Bourg-St-Maurice, a valley mountain town with serveral shops and centre to explore
  • Spas open to non-residents at the Hotel La Cachette and Residence de L'Adret, offering a variety of beauty treatments

Featured Accommodation

Le Roc Belle Face

1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments

  • Ski-out/ski-in access, close to a ski lift
  • Located at the entrance of Arc 1600
  • Small indoor/outdoor heated swimming pool & whirlpool, spa suite with massages
  • Bakery service
  • Wi-fi access in apartments