Chalet Hotel Tarentaise, Meribel, France
The spacious bedrooms at the Chalethotel Tarentaise offer a choice of twins, doubles and interconnecting. There is also extra space for children's beds too in some rooms.
The hotel accommodates 90/120 guests in 45 rooms.
The hotel has a very relaxed atmosphere — the dining room is airy and light and the large lounge is tastefully decorated with comfy sofas and a stone fireplace.There is also a bar with a pool table. At lower ground floor level there is a VIVA beauty salon and a sauna.
For children there is a crèche.
Direct flights from Gatwick.
- Resort altitude: 1400m — 1750m
- Skiing altitude: 1250m — 3200m
- Pistes: 615km
Suitability for skiers
- Beginners: *****
- Intermediates: *****
- Advanced: *****
- Snowboarding: ***
Suitability for non-skiers — good
- Cross country trails: 121km
- Snowboard parks: 1
- Half pipes: 3
Number of runs
- Easy: 52
- Intermediate: 206
- Difficult: 37
Number of lifts
- Chairs: 62
- Drag: 95
- Cable car: 40
Intermediates especially will thrive on the 600km of well kept pistes. Even if you ski all week you still won't have tried them all. There are also uncrowded nursery slopes for the beginners.
Meribel is one of the more lively resorts and is very popular for night life. There is a good selection of bars and restaurants to choose from.
There is an indoor swimming pool as well as an ice skating rink, ten pin bowling and Turkish baths.