Where to stay around Avoriaz?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 513 holiday lettings near Avoriaz. From 439 apartments to 26 chalets, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Avoriaz for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Avoriaz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Avoriaz. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Avoriaz Ski Lift: 5,066 holiday lettings
  • Aquariaz Water Park: 4,643 holiday lettings
  • Sainte Chapelle Ski Lift: 4,218 holiday lettings
  • Ecoles Ski Lift: 4,345 holiday lettings
  • Dromonts Ski Lift: 4,688 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Avoriaz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Avoriaz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 439 apartments in Avoriaz. Our other popular types of Avoriaz holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Avoriaz?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 142 holiday homes with pool available in Avoriaz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday rental home in Avoriaz is a perfect choice for your next holiday to France

    People choose to holiday to Avoriaz for a variety of reasons. Some enjoy the history of the surrounding area. Others like the local cuisine whilst others enjoy patronizing the many nearby museums. The most popular reason that people come to the Avoriaz is for the outdoor activities. Whether in winter or summer, there is plenty to do. A holiday rental home in Avoriaz will provide you with a comfortable place to return each night after a very busy day full of adventures.  

    Things to do on holiday to Avoriaz, France

    During the warm months of spring and summer, travellers to Avoriaz will find a variety of summer mountain sports such as hiking, cycling and climbing. White water rafting and canoeing are other options. Paragliding is available is some areas as are helicopter rides. The winter brings snow to the Alps and with the snow comes skiing. People holiday to Avoriaz from all over the world in order to take advantage of the local skiing. Other winter activities include snowmobiling, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Lessons are available for every age and skill level and rental equipment is available at many locations. Wine tasting is another popular activity. Avoriaz is, after all, in France. Consider spending a day touring a few wineries or vineyards, doing some tasting and learning about the process of wine making.  

    Places to visit on holiday to Avoriaz, France

    There are many wonderful museums near Avoriaz. They cover history, art and some unusual subjects as well, such as The World of Alpine Miniatures. Whilst you can certainly explore on your own, the area around Avoriaz offers many options when it comes to guided tours. There are the typical bus, walking and cycling tours. Then, for those who want something just a little different, there are helicopter and boat tours as well.

    Weather in Avoriaz, France

    The good news about the weather in Avoriaz is that it is perfect for the activities that draw travellers to the area in both summer and winter. During the summer months, the average high temperature is about 25 degrees and the low is about 13 degrees. It cools down a bit in spring with an average low of 5 degrees and a comfortable average high of 19 degrees. During the winter, when those on holiday to Avoriaz come to ski and enjoy other snow related activities, the average low is 1- and the average high is 6 degrees.

    Travel to Avoriaz, France

    The closest airport to Avoriaz is Geneva International Airport, located 96 km away. From there travellers complete the journey via train, bus or a private car. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Fetch skis and hiking boots for stays in Avoriaz holiday cottages

    Avoriaz was purpose-built in the 1960s as a base for adventurers heading to the extremes of the French Alps. Skiing is the number 1 thing on the menu. Lifts spirit skiers away to the tips of peaks, like Les Hauts Forts and Fornet, opening up access to a plethora of challenging black runs, and wiggling reds and freeride zones, that occasionally drop down into Switzerland. The local ski area around Avoriaz is just a taster of what's on offer, though. It's possible to buy passes that cover the whole region of the Portes du Soleil, which means having nearly 400 miles of runs to pick from. Come summer, when the snows melt, the Alps sprout colourful meadows and host hikers on their panoramic paths and daring via ferrata.

    Seasonal weather in Avoriaz

    Travellers enjoy Avoriaz for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in June, January, July or February, when snowfall averages 0 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Avoriaz

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Avoriaz is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lac de Montriond (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
    • Lac de Joux Plane (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Galeries Defago Trail (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
    • Jaysinia Alpine Botanical Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Base de Loisir des Lacs Aux Dames (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Tanay Lake (11 mi / 17.8 km)