Plagne 1800

The small and rustic high altitude village of Plagne 1800 is situated centrally in the La Plagne ski domain. This former mining village is now full of small wooden chalets and retains its charm compared to the typical high-altitude resort.

About Plagne 1800

Practical Information

Village altitude 1800m, Ski domain 1250m-3250m

Ski domain La Plagne 225km of pistes

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

Cross-country 15km of trails between Bellecote, Belle Plagne and Plagne-Villages.

Calais 606 miles  (10 hours)

 Chambéry 63 miles (1 hour 30mn), Geneva 84 miles (2 hours 20mn), Lyon 111 miles (2 hours 10mn)

 Direct Eurostar or Eurostar + train via Paris to Aime la Plagne (11 miles - return from Bourg Saint-Maurice), then bus or taxi

Why choose Plagne 1800?

  • High-altitude resort and one of the most visually pleasing with its chalet style architecture.
  • Well connected with access to almost endless blue and red slopes, a paradise for intermediate skiers and snowboarders.
  • Small yet centrally located within the wider La Plagne domain.



  • Plagne 1800 has one very lively bar called Bar La Mine with a large terrace, DJs and regular live music. There is also a regular bus link with Plagne Centre, with more bars and clubs.
  • Handful of restaurants offering a range of options, including traditional French mountain cuisine at the Petit Chaperon Rouge.

Other Activities

  • Cinema (Plagne Centre)
  • Ice skating (Plagne Bellecote)
  • Superluge descent (Aime La Plagne)
  • Overnight igloo stays (Plagne Villages)
  • Bowling (Belle Plagne)

Featured Accommodation

Les Chalets Edelweiss

1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom apartments

  • Ski-out/ski-in access, next to a ski lift
  • In the centre of the resort
  • Indoor heated swimming pool, sauna & steam room
  • Bakery service
  • Wi-fi access in apartments