Serre Chevalier

One of the best maintained resorts in the Southern Alps, offering great panoramas and a wide variety of restaurants, cafés and shops, Serre Chevalier is made up of 13 traditional villages. It is made particularly attractive by the warm hospitality of the locals and sunny weather conditions.

About Serre Chevalier

Practical Information

Village altitude 1200m, Ski domain 1200m-2800m

Ski Domain Serre Chevalier Vallée 250km of pistes.

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

Cross-country 35km of trail

 Calais 622 miles - 10½ hours

 Turin 75 miles (2 hours 15mn), Chambery 112 miles (2 hours 45mn), Grenoble 101 miles (3 hours 25mn), Marseilles 168 miles (3 hours 35mn)

 Eurostar + TGV/overnight train via Paris to Briançon (4 miles), then bus or taxi

Why choose Serre Chevalier?

  • Friendly local welcome, plus great weather conditions, thanks to its Southern Alps location
  • Attractive and varied, with each of its 13 villages boasting an individual appeal, charm and ambiance
  • Plenty of challenging opportunities for intermediate and advanced skiers

Après-Ski

  • For a quiet wind-down after a long day on the slopes a glass of "vin chaud"  (mulled red wine) or of spiced hot apple cider with a warm pancake or waffle provides a welcome respite and are available both at the base of the slopes in all the villages as well as high up on the pistes themselves.
  • For a high energy atmosphere bars and discos featuring live bands, music and karaoke complement the resort's weekly entertainment schedule offering staples such as open air disco evenings and concerts, kids shows and fireworks to name but a few.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Activities

  • For additional outdoor adrenaline challenges try karting in Saint Chaffrey, the skate park or driving on ice at the the Circuit de Glace in La Salle les Alpes as well as paragliding from Saint Chaffrey or even hot air ballooning in Briançon.
  • Nature-based but no less energetic pursuits are easily accessible from any of the villages in the 35km of cross-country skiing trails as well as the 25km of walking and snow-shoeing trails which run across the whole of the Ecrins National Park.
  • Les Grands Bainsin Monetier-les-Bains is the Alps's only geothermally heated spa centre with roman baths, jacuzzis, bubble beds, fountains, infinity pools as well as a 300 sqm outdoor pool and its own flowing river.

Other Activities (cont.)

  • For cultural and historical pursuits, the medieval walled city of Briançon, a UNESCO World Heritage site, hosts a wealth of permanent and temporary exhibitions from the early medieval period to modern times and features outstanding military and religious architecture as well as regular open air markets.

Featured Accommodation

Le Hameau du Rocher Blanc

Studios, 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom apartments

  • Located in Chantemerle, 200m from the ski lifts
  • 200m from the resort centre and the shops
  • Indoor heated swimming pool, sauna & steam room
  • Spa suite for massages & treatments
  • Wi-fi access in apartments