Chalet Marmotte is a delightful catered ski chalet in the lively award winning ski resort of Champagny en Vanoise, Paradiski. It is in a prime position at the front of the village so there are no other chalets to spoil your perfect views and being such a compact resort, everything you could possibly need, including the lifts & pistes are just a 5 mins walk from the chalet. Our experienced chef will spoil you with delicious home cooked meals every day, high quality food that reflects our passion for fresh regional produce and enthusiasm for cooking. For relaxation you have the luxury of our lovely new indoor swimming pool, hot tub & sauna suite. There is plenty of other in-house entertainment, with satellite TV, a large surround sound flat screen TV, i-pod dock, Nintendo Wii and table tennis & pool in the games room. If you fancy a stroll after dinner, the shops, cafes and friendly bars in the village are only a stones throw away, with the main bars often having live bands & DJ's until the early hours.
Champagny en Vanoise - Village Resort: Champagny is an authentic mountain village with a character that still reflects its ancient farming origins. Tiny paths link old farms and chalets in a village where traditional Savoie life and modern tourism mesh seamlessly together. The village has a lively atmosphere with shops, bars & restaurants within easy walking distance. At night, Le Timbale, Les Rochers & le Pichouan are the main focal points for drinking and dancing with live bands and D.J.'s.
Skiing & Boarding at Champagny: A cable-car whisks skiers to the Champagny ski area (2000m) in just 7 minutes which is where you’ll find the nursery slopes. Three brilliant long blue runs are great to learn on and progress to while advanced skiers can zip on to the superb off piste either side. You have a choice of two red runs to take you back to the village at the end of the day. Champagny offers direct access into La Plagne, but is less busy, so is much quieter and more pleasant, especially during peak weeks.
Skiing & Boarding the Paradiski Area which includes both La Plagne and Les Arcs, the two linked together by the biggest cable car in the world, the huge 'Vanoise Express Telecabine'. The whole ski area covers a massive 425km of finely groomed pistes in one of the biggest interlinked ski areas in Europe. With over 180 blue and red runs to cruise down, most skiers and boarders can travel vast distances around the 16 villages. Some very long black runs descend both the Bellecote Glacier (3250m) and the Aiguille Rouge (3225m) both on and off piste. There are also several, into the pretty tree lined runs descending into Vallandry , Plan Peissey and Montchavin. There are also numerous mogul fields in the area and 2 board parks, half pipes and boarder cross runs.