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Villaggio Olimpico

Always wanted to feel like an Olympic athlete? Then you are at the right place at Villaggio Olimpico! This hotel was used as accommodation for the Olympic athletes who participated in the Olympic Games in Turin. Villaggio Olimpico is located in the centre of Bardonecchia and the slopes are located only 500 meters away. The ski bus takes you to the ski lift and to the cozy centre of Bardonecchia. In the centre you can find many shops and bars, where you can have a drink after a day full of skiing. After a long day it is time for some relaxation. While the kids play in the game room, you will relax in the wellness centre of the hotel. You don't have to worry about breakfast and dinner. Every morning a delicious breakfast is served and in the evening you will enjoy a meal in the á-la-carte restaurant of the hotel. Che la vacanza abbia innizi, in other words; let the holidays begin!

 

  • Beautiful location
  • Suitable for families
  • Wellness centre

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Location and surroundings

There may have been changes in Covid-19 services and facilities between the time of booking and upon departure. All measures are subject to change and therefore no rights can be derived from them.

Bardonecchia

Location and surroundings

Bardonecchia

 

Bardonecchia is a relatively unknown Italian ski resort, just over the boarder from France. Due to the altitide, it is a snowsure resort. The resort is a great choice for beginners and advanced skiers, with a total of 100kms of slopes. Bardonecchia consists of four connected  ski areas Campo Smith, Les Arnauds, Melezet and Bardonecchia Jaffreau. If you are a more experienced skier, you will appreciate the Bardonecchia Jaffreau area which is connected the other side of Bardonecchia. The snowpark is fantastic; it was part of the Olympics in 2006. For the apres-ski fans, you will not be disappointed as there are numerous options in the area. There are a few terraces on the slopes ; you just need to pick your favourite one.

Bardonecchia

  • Fun park
  • Easy to get to
  • Snowsure

Travel information relating to the Coronavirus 

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Regulations per destination

Important information regarding mandatory documentation
Yes
Read the FAQ page here
Distance in public areas (in metres)
1 metre
1 metre
Mouth mask
Yes
Mandatory in all indoor and outdoor areas from 6 years
Maximum persons together outdoors
N/A
Allowed to share a room with someone outside your household?
No
Curfew
N/A
Restaurants
Open
Max. 6 people per table. From 6/8 a green passport is required. Green pass is mandatory from 6/8 for people older than 12 years, at least 1 vaccine, negative corona test within a maximum of 48 hours, or documents that you have recovered from covid in the last 6 months.
Bars/ Apres-ski
Open
Max. 6 people per table. From 6/8 a green passport is required. Green pass is mandatory from 6/8 for people older than 12 years, at least 1 vaccine, negative corona test within a maximum of 48 hours, or documents that you have recovered from covid in the last 6 months.
Club/Nightlife
Open
Dancing is allowed outdoors. From 6/8 a green pass is required. Green pass is mandatory from 6/8 for people older than 12 years, at least 1 vaccine, negative corona test within a maximum of 48 hours, or documents that you have recovered from covid in the last 6 months.
Supermarkets and pharmacies
Open
Mouth mask is required
Activities, attractions and sights
Open
Museums and other cultural institutions are open, accessibility is limited to a maximum number of people (which varies depending on the museum's capacity). Visit the museum's website and book your entrance ticket online or by phone. It is possible to visit the performances in cinemas, theaters, concert halls and other stages, including outdoor stages.
Events (open air or indoor)
Allowed
Transfer
N/A
Public transport and taxi
Yes
Slopes
Open
Skilifts
Open
A green pass / QR code is required. QR code for unvaccinated people can be obtained with a corona test at Italian pharmacies and is valid for 72 hours. Wearing a mouth mask is mandatory.
Ski rental
Yes
Ski lessons
Yes
Wellness
Open
Green pass or QR code is required
Additional measures per ski region
No
Good to know
Yes
A green pass/QR code is required at ski lifts, hotel wellness, restaurants & bars (outside the hotel).

Practical information

Capital:

The capital is Rome.

 

Language:

The official language is Italian.

 

Time:

There is a time difference of +1hour.

 

Currencies:

The official currency in Italy is the euro.

 

Voltage:

The voltage is 230 volts.

 

Travel documents:

You must be in possession of a valid passport or valid proof of identity.

 

Talk on the phone:

A British mobile phone also works in Italy. To call to Italy from the UK, first dial the country code 0039 and then the area code without zero and then the subscriber number. The country code 0044 is from Italy to the UK.

 

Emergency number:

The national emergency number is 112.

 

Traveling by car:

The national roads are well passable. Pas Piccolo San Bernardo is closed throughout the winter season (November to June).

Keep in mind that the highways require a toll. If you travel via the Austrian motorways, you must be in possession of a toll sticker. For some motorways, tunnels and roads in Austria there is no vignette requirement, but a separate toll must be paid, such as the A13 from Innsbruck-Süd to the Italian border.

There is no general obligation in Italy for winter tyres. Winter equipment (chains or winter tyres) may be mandatory on mountain roads. This is indicated with a traffic sign. Not using winter tires in winter conditions can lead to (joint) liability in the event of accidents and also have criminal consequences. In Austria and Germany, winter tires are required in winter conditions.

In case of breakdown or an accident, it is mandatory that all road users wear a reflective vest.

If you travel via France:

Please note: in some cities it is mandatory to have an environmental sticker from 1 July 2017. If you drive over the Paris ring road, the Boulevard Périphérique, you will also need an environmental sticker in many cases. The vignette can not be obtained along the way, but can only be ordered online. The French police advise to print out the application form and the confirmation and to take it with you if the vignette is not delivered in time by post. The order form can be found on this website: https://www.certificat-air.gouv.fr/en/demande-ext/cgu

Future environmental zones can be found on this website: http://en.france.fr/nl/tips/milieuzones-france-ecovignet-credit

 

Food and drink:

Italy is known for pizzas, pastas and risottos. It is not recommended to drink tap water.

 

Tips:

It is customary in Italy to give a tip of around 10% in bars, restaurants and hotels.

 

Opening hours:

In general, the shops are closed between 13.00 and 16.00. This is the siesta. After 16.00 hours the shops will open again until about 19.00 hours.

 

Safety:

In Italy, a ski helmet is mandatory for children up to and including 14 years of age. A ski helmet is recommended for adults. In a ski class, wearing a helmet is often required.

 

Swimming pool

In Italy you are generally required to wear a swimming cap in swimming pools. This is for both public swimming pools and swimming pools that belong to hotels.

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Flight information

Flight 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.

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Discounts:

Children between the ages of 2 and 15 years old and seniors from the age of 66 years old will get a discount on their lift pass. The discounts will be visible in the calculated fare in step 3 of the booking process. Children up to the age of 1 are entitled to a free lift pass. If you are entitled to a free lift pass, please select "NO LIFT PASS" in step 2 of the booking process. Children and seniors entitled to discounts will only have to collect the lift passes at the ski lift company and the discounted lift passes will only be issued when/if you show an ID.

Deposit:

You will be issued a "hands-free" lift pass. At the destination you will need to pay a €3,- deposit, which will be refunded if/when you return your lift pass.

Above mentioned discounts are only valid when booking with Sunweb. At the destination other rates may apply.

Ski and snowboard hire can be specified when booking.

A helmet for children and adults is not included in the rental of ski and/or snowboard equipment. For children from aged 3 to 7 years old, it is mandatory to wear a helment. You can purchase these yourself or rent them on the spot.

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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