Location and surroundings
The apartments each have different owners. There decor can therefor differ. The pictures serve as an example only.
- baby cot: approx. 25,00 € per piece per week(s) (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
- wireless internet available in the room: approx. 49,00 € per unit per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
- bath towel package: approx. 10,00 € per set (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
- final cleaning (kitchen excl.): approx. 85,00 € per unit per week(s) (to be paid at resort)
- beds made on arrival: approx. 8,00 € per person (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
- place in car park: approx. 55,00 € per piece per week(s) (to be mentioned at reservation, to be paid at resort)
Mandatory additional costs
At an altitude of 1350 meters in the vast ski area of Les Trois Vallées you will find La Tania. The relatively new, but cosy timbered mountain village is situated between Courchevel and Meribel. The car-free village consists of ten larger apartment buildings and detached chalets. This village was built in a unique way that meets most skiers’ and snow boarders’ wishes. Most apartments and chalets are situated on or adjacent to the pistes. After a wholesome breakfast, you can pop on your skis and glide onto the pistes, and at the end of your day you ski back to your doorstep.
Today, La Tania has managed to maintain its modest size in the heart of the world's largest ski area. The child-friendly village is ideal for families and provides lots of tranquility. There are a number of fine restaurants and bars where you can go for a drink and a snack, and for those who would like some more après-ski fun, you can also go to Meribel.
Skiing in La Tania
The ski resort of La Tania covers about 150 kilometres of runs. However, if you prefer a larger ski area, you can always upgrade your lift pass to the whole region of Les Trois Vallées, which covers up to 600 kilometres of slopes. The highest point in this ski region is 3230 meters and for those who enjoy cross country skiing, there is approximately 132 km of cross country tracks which can be explored.
Book one of accommodations or packages for your ski holiday in La Tania now, and don’t miss out on some of the extra services that we offer for free!
Location and surroundings
La Vallée de Courchevel
This diverse area consists of small, cozy villages and many wide slopes. On the slopes you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings. There are a range of forests and snowy peaks. Courchevel has one of the largest cable cars in the French Alps, with up to 160 people able to use it.
The capital of France is Paris
France is one hour ahead of the UK (GMT+1).
The official language is French.
The euro (€) is the official currency of France
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%.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
Flight informationFlight packages are not available for this destination/resort. Please see the prices for self-drive packages (including lift passes) on the Prices and Booking tab on the yellow menu above.
Lift pass, lessons and material
The lift pass for children under 4 and seniors older than 75 years old is free. Children aged between 5-12 years old and seniors between 65-74 years receive a discount on the lift pass. These discounts can be found in the calculated fares in step 3 of the booking process. If you are entitled to a free pass, select ‘no skipass’ when booking. The free pass can collected locally by showing your ID at the resort.
At the resort you will have to pay a deposit for the lift pass.
An ID is required for free lift passes.
The above price increases and reductions are only valid when booking through Sunweb. Locally different rates are used.
The following types of material can be booked:
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.
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.
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.
These are high performance skis and snowboards with the latest technology, and are suitable for the most experienced skiers.
Tell our rental partner your exact requirements (eg off piste skiing) so they can help you select the right material.