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Résidence Le Vermont

Most booked in Galibier Thabor
Résidence Le Vermont is on the piste in Valmeinier so you can ski straight back to your door at the end of the day! Valmeinier, located at the foot of the Mont Thabor, 3207 meters, is a medium size ski resort. At the Le Vermont,  there are some wellness facilities for you enjoy on a “day off” or after a day exploring this fantastic ski area.
  • Ski-in/ski-out
  • Free use of sauna and whirlpool

Room types

2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type C
for 2 till 8 persons
  • surface circa 50-60m²
  • Number of beds: 8
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Kitchenette
  • (mini) fridge
  • hotplate
  • (mini)oven
  • microwave
  • dishwasher
  • Television (added costs)
  • (Living) room(s): 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons sleeping couch), dining corner
  • Bedroom(s): 1 bedroom
  • 1st bedroom: 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons bed or two single beds)
  • Cabin(s) (cabin 1: 2 sleeping places (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed)))
  • Alcove(s): 1 alcove
  • 1st alcove, 2 sleeping places (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed))
  • Bathroom(s): 1 bathroom
  • Bathroom 1: bath or shower, toilet
  • deposit: circa 260,00 € per unit per stay to be paid with cash (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • tourist tax: circa 1,00 € per person per night (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • extra bath towel package: on request circa 4,00 € per piece (to be paid at resort)
  • linen package (bed linen and bath towels): circa 10,00 € per person per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 25,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type a (2 pièces 4 pers bbf) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type b (2 pièces cabine 6 pers bbt) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type c (2p cab coin montagne ou 3p cab ou mezz 8 pers bct) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type a (3 pièces cabine coin montagne 10 pers bcw) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • extra cleaning: on request circa 34,00 € per unit per day (to be paid at resort)
  • final cleaning (kitchen excl.): on request circa 140,00 € per unit per stay (to be paid at resort)
  • cleaning package: on request circa 6,00 € per set per night (to be paid at resort)
  • parking garage available: on request circa 49,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet at the reception: (free of charge)
2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type A
for 2 till 4 persons
  • surface circa 31-35m²
  • Number of beds: 4
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Kitchenette
  • (mini) fridge
  • hotplate
  • (mini)oven
  • microwave
  • dishwasher
  • Television (satellite television, added costs)
  • (Living) room(s): 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons sleeping couch), dining corner
  • Bedroom(s): 1 bedroom
  • 1st bedroom: 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons bed or two single beds)
  • Bathroom(s): 1 bathroom
  • Bathroom 1: bath or shower, toilet
  • deposit: circa 260,00 € per unit per stay to be paid with cash (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • tourist tax: circa 1,00 € per person per night (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • extra bath towel package: on request circa 4,00 € per piece (to be paid at resort)
  • linen package (bed linen and bath towels): circa 10,00 € per person per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 25,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type a (2 pièces 4 pers bbf) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type b (2 pièces cabine 6 pers bbt) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type c (2p cab coin montagne ou 3p cab ou mezz 8 pers bct) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type a (3 pièces cabine coin montagne 10 pers bcw) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • extra cleaning: on request circa 34,00 € per unit per day (to be paid at resort)
  • final cleaning (kitchen excl.): on request circa 140,00 € per unit per stay (to be paid at resort)
  • cleaning package: on request circa 6,00 € per set per night (to be paid at resort)
  • parking garage available: on request circa 49,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet at the reception: (free of charge)
3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type A
for 2 till 10 persons
  • surface circa 67-75m²
  • Number of beds: 10
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Kitchenette
  • (mini) fridge
  • hotplate
  • (mini)oven
  • microwave
  • dishwasher
  • Television (added costs)
  • (Living) room(s): 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons sleeping couch), dining corner
  • Bedroom(s): 2 bedrooms
  • 1st bedroom: 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons bed or two single beds)
  • 2nd bedroom: 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons bed or two single beds)
  • Cabin(s) (cabin 1: 2 sleeping places (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed)))
  • Alcove(s): 1 alcove
  • 1st alcove, 2 sleeping places (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed))
  • Separate toilet
  • Bathroom(s): 2 bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1: bath or shower, sink
  • Bathroom 2: shower
  • deposit: circa 260,00 € per unit per stay to be paid with cash (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • tourist tax: circa 1,00 € per person per night (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • extra bath towel package: on request circa 4,00 € per piece (to be paid at resort)
  • linen package (bed linen and bath towels): circa 10,00 € per person per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 25,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type a (2 pièces 4 pers bbf) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type b (2 pièces cabine 6 pers bbt) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type c (2p cab coin montagne ou 3p cab ou mezz 8 pers bct) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type a (3 pièces cabine coin montagne 10 pers bcw) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • extra cleaning: on request circa 34,00 € per unit per day (to be paid at resort)
  • final cleaning (kitchen excl.): on request circa 140,00 € per unit per stay (to be paid at resort)
  • cleaning package: on request circa 6,00 € per set per night (to be paid at resort)
  • parking garage available: on request circa 49,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet at the reception: (free of charge)
2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type B
for 2 till 6 persons
  • surface circa 38m²
  • Number of beds: 6
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Kitchenette
  • (mini) fridge
  • hotplate
  • (mini)oven
  • microwave
  • dishwasher
  • Television (regional channel(s), added costs)
  • (Living) room(s): 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons sleeping couch), dining corner
  • Bedroom(s): 1 bedroom
  • 1st bedroom: 2 sleeping places (1 x two persons bed or two single beds)
  • Cabin(s) (cabin 1: 2 sleeping places (1 bunkbed (2 x single bed)))
  • Bathroom(s): 1 bathroom
  • Bathroom 1: bath or shower, sink, toilet
  • deposit: circa 260,00 € per unit per stay to be paid with cash (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • tourist tax: circa 1,00 € per person per night (to be paid at resort, obligated)
  • extra bath towel package: on request circa 4,00 € per piece (to be paid at resort)
  • linen package (bed linen and bath towels): circa 10,00 € per person per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 25,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type a (2 pièces 4 pers bbf) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type b (2 pièces cabine 6 pers bbt) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type c (2p cab coin montagne ou 3p cab ou mezz 8 pers bct) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day ( when a 3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type a (3 pièces cabine coin montagne 10 pers bcw) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • extra cleaning: on request circa 34,00 € per unit per day (to be paid at resort)
  • final cleaning (kitchen excl.): on request circa 140,00 € per unit per stay (to be paid at resort)
  • cleaning package: on request circa 6,00 € per set per night (to be paid at resort)
  • parking garage available: on request circa 49,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • wireless internet at the reception: (free of charge)

Boardtype

For a surcharge of €23 per person per night you can book half board. If you stay in Résidence Le Vermont during Christmas, a one-off €15 per person extra will be charged. If you stay at Résidence Le Vermont during New Year's Eve, a one-off €20 per person extra will be added. Paying for the Christmas or New Year's Eve dinner are mandatory if you opt for half-board during this period.

 

For children from 2 to 12 years there are reduced rates of € 11 per person per night. For the Christmas dinner a one-off €7 per child extra will be charged and for the New Year’s Ever there is a one-off €10 per child extra charge.

Half board is served at Restaurant Le Chardon Bleu, which is approximately 400m away.

Self catering

Location and surroundings

distance to ski piste approx. 0 metres
distance to ski lift approx. 50 metres
distance to ski school approx. 200 metres

Map

Facilities

General Information
  • Reception
  • Elevator
  • Bread delivery service
  • Parking garage
  • wireless internet at the reception (free of charge)
  • Deposit (to be paid with cash, to be paid with credit card)
  • Tourist tax
  • Bed linen included
  • Bath towels included
  • Wash room facilities: washing machine: in the accommodation, dryer: in the accommodation
  • Various shops (close to accommodation)
  • Pets allowed
  • wireless internet at the reception: (free of charge)
Optional facilities
  • extra bath towel package: on request circa 4,00 € per piece (to be paid at resort)
  • linen package (bed linen and bath towels): circa 10,00 € per person per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • pets, excl. food: on request circa 25,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day (when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type a (2 pièces 4 pers bbf) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 19,00 € per unit per day (when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type b (2 pièces cabine 6 pers bbt) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day (when a 2-room apartment (1 bedroom) type c (2p cab coin montagne ou 3p cab ou mezz 8 pers bct) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • hotel service:, 24,00 € per unit per day (when a 3-room apartment (2 bedrooms) type a (3 pièces cabine coin montagne 10 pers bcw) has been booked) (to be paid at resort, on request)
  • extra cleaning: on request circa 34,00 € per unit per day (to be paid at resort)
  • final cleaning (kitchen excl.): on request circa 140,00 € per unit per stay (to be paid at resort)
  • cleaning package: on request circa 6,00 € per set per night (to be paid at resort)
  • parking garage available: on request circa 49,00 € per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
Mandatory additional costs
  • tourist tax: circa 1,00 € per person per night (to be paid at resort, obligated)
Deposit
  • deposit: circa 260,00 € per unit per stay to be paid with cash (to be paid at resort, obligated)
Children
  • Children's chair
  • Baby package including: (cot (exl. linen), children's chair)
Spa facilities
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna (free of charge)

Valmeinier

Valmeinier consists of the authentic and traditional village of Valmeinier 1500 and the more modern Valmeinier 1800 built especially for winter sports. This village is built alongside the piste and offers plenty of entertaining options. The hotels and apartments are predominantly built in chalet style. The lively village square of Valmeinier 1800 has numerous restaurants, bars and terraces. on Wednesday evening you can ski on the illuminated piste between 5 and 6.30 PM (on Monday evening during school holidays).

Valmeinier is also an ideal base for hiking tours into the area. Various hiking trails have been set out in the natural surroundings. There is a fun park with a boarder cross and a half pipe for snowboarders.

Valmeinier

  • Modern village
  • Good connection to Valloire
  • 150 km of slopes, something for everyone

Location and surroundings

distance to ski piste approx. 0 metres
distance to ski lift approx. 50 metres
distance to ski school approx. 200 metres

Galibier Thabor

Together with Valmeinier, Valloire in the French Savoie forms the largest ski area in the Haute Maurienne, the Galibier Thabor. More than three quarters of the 150 km (93 ml) of pistes are located at Valloire and this is the place to be for the real ski and snowboard fanatics. The 150 km (93 ml) of pistes are suitable for both beginners and advanced skiers and snowboarders. Since this is a relatively new resort, it is also equipped with a modern ski lift system. The resort of Valmeinier is connected to the resort of Valloire by cable car. From Valmeinier 1800 you can make great tours via Valmeinier 1500 to Les Verneys and Valloire and, of course, in the other direction too.

Together, Valloire and Valmeinier have 40 km (25 ml) of cross country skiing tracks ranging in difficulty and snowboarders can test their skills in the snow park which also includes a half pipe.
 
A tip: in the village of Orelle, approximately 25 minutes drive from Valmeinier, you can catch the ski lift to Val Thorens, which is part of the biggest interconnected ski area of Les Trois Vallées. If you want to ski or snowboard here for the day you need to pay approximately € 40,- on location.

Galibier Thabor

  • The most famous winter sports area of ​​the Mauriënne Valley
  • At the foot of the imposing Grand Galibier
  • A total of 150 kilometres of slopes

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

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Flight information

Flight packages are not available for this destination/resort.

Reviews

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Lift pass, lessons and material

Discounts:

The lift pass for children up to 4 years and seniors aged 75 and over is free on display of an ID card. When you are entitled to a free lift pass, choose "No lift pass" when booking.

Passport photo:

A passport photo is required for all free lift passes.

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

Lift pass (extra information):

In step 2 of the booking process 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 step 2 of 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 step 2 of the booking. If you choose “no lift pass”, the discount can also be found in step 2 of the booking process.

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, your level is requested:Beginners: Choose if you have never skied before.Intermediate: Choose if you have skied before and know how to break and turn.|Advanced: Choose if you are an accomplished skier but wish to improve your technique.

The ski and snow board lessons start on Sunday.

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).

The following types of material can be booked:

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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