Hotel Le Christina

8,9 / 10

Hotel Le Christina

Hotel Le Christina is a basic hotel in a good location in Alpe d'Huez. The slope is only 100m away and the nearest lift is within walking distance. The rooms are simply furnished with lovely south-facing balconies. If you book with Sunweb, you will book accommodation, lift pass and half board. Other than that, there is a small hotel bar where you can treat yourself to a drink after a long day outdoors! A perfect holiday!
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  • Brilliant access to the lifts and the pistes
  • Sunny terraces
  • Simple hotel
Room types
double room superior type

for 2 persons

  • 2 x single bed
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Balcony
  • Television
  • bathroom with: bath or shower, toilet
  • tourist tax: circa 1,65 € per person per day (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 13,00 € per piece per day (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet available in public area: (free of charge)
  • christmas dinner: (free of charge)
3-persons room standard type

for 3 persons

  • 1 x single bed
  • 2 x single bed
  • Television
  • bathroom with: shower
  • tourist tax: circa 1,65 € per person per day (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 13,00 € per piece per day (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet available in public area: (free of charge)
  • christmas dinner: (free of charge)
Family room

for 4 persons

  • Number of beds: 4
  • Television
  • (Living) room(s): sleeps 4 (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed); 2 x single bed)
  • Bathroom(s): 1 bathroom
  • Bathroom 1: bath, sink, toilet
  • tourist tax: circa 1,65 € per person per day (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 13,00 € per piece per day (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet available in public area: (free of charge)
  • christmas dinner: (free of charge)
double room general

for 2 persons

  • 2 x single bed
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Television
  • bathroom with: bath or shower, toilet
  • tourist tax: circa 1,65 € per person per day (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 13,00 € per piece per day (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet available in public area: (free of charge)
  • christmas dinner: (free of charge)

Location and surroundings

in the centre
distance to ski piste approx. 0 metres
distance to ski lift approx. 300 metres

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General Information

  • Total number of rooms: number: 28
  • Safe available (to use at reception)
  • wireless internet at the reception (free of charge)
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • sun terrace
  • Cleaning room
  • wireless internet available in public area: (free of charge)
  • christmas dinner: (free of charge)
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Optional facilities

  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 13,00 € per piece per day (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
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Mandatory additional costs

  • tourist tax: circa 1,65 € per person per day (to be paid at resort, obligated)
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Restaurant/bar

  • Food establishment: Restaurant
  • Drinking establishment: Bar
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Spa facilities

  • Massage (added costs)
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Sports facilities

  • Billiards
  • Table football
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Alpe d'Huez

A ski holiday in Alpe d’Huez takes place in one of the largest French ski holiday resorts and is divided into several popular districts. The village lies at an altitude of 1860m and offers a great ranging of activities for those looking to do more than just skiing in Alpe d’Huez. Plus, the slopes are easily accessible by one of the many lifts around the village.

Skiing in Alpe d’Huez

Alpe d’Huez is a part of the vast Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski area. This area has a total of over 250km of ski slopes and 45 different lifts. It also includes the resorts of Oz, Vaujany and Auris-en-Oisans. With a top height of 3330m and featuring a glacier, the ski area is fairly snow sure through out the whole of the winter season. In total it has over 100km combined of blue and green slopes, making it a perfect destination for beginner skiers/snowboarders.

Accommodation

Ski holidays in Alpe d’Huez allow you to stay in one of the modern apartments in one of the nice village centres with a selection of bars and restaurants. After skiing on the Alpe d’Huez slopes, there are plenty of activities to keep you entertained. The après-ski scene is very lively with bars and clubs or keep yourself busy with the climbing wall, squash courts, the gym, an indoor pool, table tennis and much more.

Alpe d'Huez is a fantastic ski holiday destination for skiers of all levels. Sunweb has a great assortment of different ski packages in Oz. From all-inclusive hotels to cheap, affordable apartments. There are options to suit all group sizes and budgets.

Alpe d'Huez

Location and surroundings

in the centre
distance to ski piste approx. 0 metres
distance to ski lift approx. 300 metres
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Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine Ski

Skiing in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski

Ski holidays in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski take place in an area known as ‘the island in the sun’. The area is blessed with an average of 300 sunny days per year and many pistes are located on the sunny south side of the area, making a ski holiday in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski one of the best locations for snowy slopes and long, sunny days.

Ski holidays in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski offer over 238km of pistes with access to 84 lifts meaning even the most frequent skiers and snowboarders will be spoilt for choice. With more than 325 snow cannons, there is nearly always plenty of snow on the pistes and, if not, the Des Rousses glacier provides an excellent snow-sure skiing terrain. The villages of Alpe d’Huez, Oz en Oisans, Auris en Oisans, Vaujany en Villard Reculas are all part of this great ski region.

For experienced snowboarding and skiing routes, La Piste de Sarenne awaits on the Pic Blanc at an incredible altitude of 3330m. This is the longest descent in Europe and a truly unique experience. Skiing down a total of 16 uninterrupted kilometres with an altitude different of 1450m is bound to appeal and test everyone.

A half pipe has been built on the piste of Premier Tronçon which is perfect for those looking to go snowboarding and freestyle skiing in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski. Next to that, there are countless off-piste descents waiting to be conquered by freestyle skiers and snowboarders. Thanks to the steady snow record freestyle skiing in Alpe d’Huez Grand Domaine Ski has become more and more popular over the recent years. The 50km of cross-country skiing tracks are made up on blue and red pistes.

Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine Ski

Practical information

Capital:
The capital of France is Paris

Time:

France is one hour ahead of the UK (GMT+1).

Language:

The official language is French.

Money:

The euro (€) is the official currency of France

Emergency number:

The local emergency number is 112.

Service charge (tip) in restaurants and bars :

It is not likely that the service charger will be added to the bill automatically. If you are pleased with the service you can round off or leave a tip of 10%.

Power:

The voltage is 220 and the socket is different compared to the general UK sockets. You can buy an European adapter in most airports and supermarkets.

Mobile:

A UK mobile phone should work in France. The setup for this may differ per provider, so it is best to inquire about this before hand.

Safety on the slopes:

In France, wearing a helmet is not mandatory but recommended (especially for children). In ski classes (for all ages), it is often compulsory.

Travel documents:

You must be in possession of a valid passport in order to travel to France.

Food and Drinks:

Cheese, croissants, baguettes and wine! It is possible to drink tap water.

Opening hours:

As a general rule, the shops are open on Monday/Friday from 09:00 to 19:00. However, some shops may close over lunchtime. On Sunday and Monday, a selection of shops are closed. Some supermarkets are open on Sunday mornings.

Public Holidays: 

Christmas Day:  25 December, 2014 (Thursday)

Boxing Day: 26 December, 2014 (Friday)

New Year’s Day:  1 January, 2015 (Thursday)

Good Friday: 3 April, 2015

Easter Sunday: 5 April, 2015

Easter Monday: 6 April, 2015

 

Travelling by car:
Most motorways in France require you to pay a toll fee. The Pas Piccolo San Bernardo is closed the whole winter (November - June). Always check the locat weather reports before departing.

In some cities and towns it is obligaroty to have a "environmentsl sticker". It is not possible to buy these stickers en route. You will have to order them online before you leave home. French authorities advise you to print out the form and the confirmation of the sticker if it does not arrive at your home in time. You can find the form on:
https://www.certificat-air.gouv.fr/en/demande-ext/cgu

Flight information

Sunweb offers flights and transfers packages to this resort. You can select which airport you wish to travel from in the PRICES AND BOOKING tab above. It is possible to select different flight departure and arrival times in Step 2 of the booking process.

All Sunweb flights are booked with EasyJet. Hold luggage and ski equipment as luggage are NOT included in your package price. This can be added as an extra in Step 2 of the booking process. The price of luggage varies, as per Easyjets policies. All flight bookings include one cabin bag per person (maximum size of 56 x 45 x 25cm; including handles and wheels).

Please read more about the luggage rules and regulations on EasyJet’s website. When making a flights booking with Sunweb, you are also agreeing to EasyJet’s Terms and Conditions.

Transfers:

Return airport transfers are included in your package price when booking a flight package with Sunweb. These however can be removed in Step 2 of the booking steps if you would like to add in a hire car or seek an alternative travel arrangement. All transfers are shared transfers to and from your accommodation and the airport.

Due to the nature of shared transfers, there may be a wait time at the airport before your departure. This can be up to 1.5 hours. Please note that there will NOT be a Sunweb rep waiting for you at the airport as the transfer is managed by a partner. All information regarding the transfer (meeting point, departure times etc) will be explained on your travel documents that are sent to you 14 days before departure. The transfer will drop you off in the resort area; you may have not be dropped exactly outside your accommodation.

Departure from the UK:

Please ensure that you are not late and have checked in online before arriving at the airport. In addition to checking in online, you will have to enter your passport information. This is called API (advanced passenger information) and you will receive instructions from Sunweb after you have booked the holiday.

Arrival on Resort:

If you are planning on checking in late on your arrival day, it is almost always possible to get into your hotel or apartment. However, it is very important that this is arranged in advance. You will receive your travel documents two weeks before your departure, and this will include instructions on how to arrange your late arrival and collection of the key.

Please Note:

Once you agree to Sunweb’s Term’s and Conditions you are legally obliged to pay for the holiday and any cancellation fees that may apply.

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The average rating is:

8,9 / 10

based on 11 ratings

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Lift pass, lessons and material

In the booking steps it is indicated for which days the lift pass is valid. If you want to use the ski lift on a different day than indicated in the booking process, please contact our contact centre by telephone. It is not possible to change the days of the lift pass once you have arrived at the destination. If you wish to extend the lift pass, it can often be booked as an extra. The price for extending the lift pass can be found in the booking. If you choose “no lift pass”, the discount can also be found in the booking process.

Lift pass extras:

With the 6, 7 and 8 day lift pass you can also use the lifts in Les Deux Alpes for one day (date specific). Please note this day has to fall into the number of days that you have booked, and can not be used as an extra day.

Deposit:

On site you pay € 1, - deposit for the lift pass.

Passport photo:

A passport photo is required for a free lift pass.

The above fees and discounts are valid when booking with Sunweb. Other rates are used at the resort.

You can select ski and snowboard directly upon booking. With short-stay holidays it is not possible to book ski lessons. You can arrange ski lessons at the resort.

When booking ski lessons will be asked for your level:

Beginners: Choose beginners lessons if you've never skied before.

Average: Can you brake / make a curve? Opt for average and not for beginners.

Advanced: Can you ski, but you want to develop your technique? Opt for advanced.

Ski and snowboard rental can be specified immediately upon booking.

When you book Gold or Diamond ski equipment you can exchange it once a week for free, for snowboard equipment or freeride skis (unavailable on weekends).

Bronze

This material is ideal for beginners and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. This material is particularly agile, so it makes turning and breaking easy. Parallel skiing is also possible with these skis.

Silver

This is ideal material for intermediate skiers and snowboarders. The material is agile, but also suitable to cut corners sharp. Even at high speeds these skis provide great performance.

Gold

These skis and snowboards are made of high quality material, and are perfect for experienced skiers. This comfortable material is suitable on all track types and snow conditions.

Diamond

These are high performance skis and snowboards with the latest technology, and are suitable for the most experienced skiers.

TIP: Tell our rental partner your exact requirements (eg off piste skiing) so they can help you select the right material.

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