Selections Résidence Les Chalets des Dolines is a luxurious accommodation in Montgenèvre. It just a short way from the Italian border. The residence is located directly on the slopes, and the centre is also within walking distance. The apartments are spread over three large chalets built in a charming Alpine style.
The apartments are spacious and tastefully decorated with a lot of attention to detail. In the well equipped kitchen you can show off your cooking skills. Don’t feel like going to the bakery in the morning? At reception you can order fresh rolls to be delivered to your room the next morning.
After a long day skiing or snow boarding you can unwind and warm up in the various spa facilities. Take a swim in the pool, or relax in the jacuzzi, sauna or Turkish bath. You can also book a massage to completely relax your muscles.
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Current Status: Negative travel advice until the 30 November 2020.
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:
A lift pass for Monts de la Lune is included in your package. The Montgenèvre Grand Domaine lift pass is included during the pre season (until 19-12) and the late season (from 03-04).
Travel by own transport:
3-day trip including 2-day lift pass
4-day trip including 2-day lift pass
5-day trip including 3-day lift pass
6-day trip including 4-day lift pass
7-day trip including 5-day lift pass
8-day trip including 6-day lift pass
Children from 2 to 14 years old and seniors aged 65 and over receive discounts on the lift pass. These discounts will be automatically calculated in the booking.
On site, a surcharge of € 3 is required for the purchase of the lift pass.
Lift pass extras:
With a lift pass for Montgenèvre / Monts de la Lune of at least 6 days you will also be able to discover other ski areas. You can use the lift pass for:
- 1 day free skiing in the large ski resort Via Lattea
- 1 day free skiing in Serre Chevalier
- 1 day free skiing in Puy Saint Vincent
- 1 day free skiing in Alpe d'Huez
- 1 day free skiing and Les Deux Alpes
- 1 day free skiing in Bardonecchia
You do not have to choose between these options, it is and - and you can basically explore another area every day.
When you stay at Hotel Village Club du Soleil Montgenèvre your ski pass for 6 days is included. It is not possible to extend this. Child and senior discounts are then not applicable.
The above surcharges and discounts are only valid when booking. Different rates are applied on the spot.
When booking ski lessons, you will be asked to specify your level of experience:
Only choose beginners lessons if you have never skied before.
If you are able to break and make turns, choose this level.
If you are able to ski but you would like to improve your technique, please choose this level.
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 materials 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.
When you stay at Hotel Village Club du Soleil Montgenèvre, your ski equipment is included for 6 days. It is not possible to extend this. It is possible not to use the equipment rental, but no discount is given for this.
Great! We will let you know as soon as this accommodation is bookable for Winter 2020/2021.