Valmeinier Holiday Rentals - take part in exciting winter sports in the French Alps
Have you already visit such classic sun, sea and sand holiday locations as Kefalonia Villas and are now looking for somewhere to practise the fourth "s"? Valmeinier is a resort located in the French Alps which offers not only the best Valmeinier ski accommodation for visitors to stay in but many more facilities besides. It is one of the newest skiing regions of the Alps and has been accessible to winter athletes since 1986. The resort is situated at an altitude of about 1800m in the Maurienne Valley and has the charm of a typical mountain resort. It is a friendly place and a perfect ski holiday destination for you and your family.
The atmosphere surrounding it is laid back and relaxed, perfect for clearing your mind and unwinding after a busy stretch of working life. Valmeinier is the kind of resort that will guarantee you excellent value for your money, a camera full of beautiful holiday snaps and a head full of unforgettable memories and treasured moments. Valmeinier is made up of two different levels; Valmeinier 1500 and Valmeinier 1800. The villagers live at 1500m while the modern ski resort is found at an altitude of 1800m. Skiing in Valmeinier is an experience that should be savoured by all skiers, regardless of whether you are a beginner or an advanced skier. The resort features a combination of different facilities and ski slopes to suit skiiers of all different abilities. Valmeinier boasts long season snow-cover due to its favourable north facing location. It’s also ten minutes from Val Thorens and its glaciers.
Valmeinier Ski Chalets - the perfect place to master the complex and beautiful art of skiing
Beginner skiers need not to worry for there are nursery slopes at the top of the mountain that will guarantee a softer landing. There is also a large skiing school with English teachers that will enable to start as a complete beginner and master the art of skiing. For intermediates, there is a good choice of runs within your ability. The whole area from as far as Valmeinier 1800 to Les Verneys and Valloire provide a good ski trail which you can enjoy. Advanced skiers can try the rather more demanding and challenging blacks at a place known as Le Crey Rond. The area has a great off-piste, decent snow cover and it is uncrowded, guaranteeing an amazing skiing experience.
Valmeinier Holiday Lettings - the perfect places for novices and seasoned experts alike
There are a number of activities one can engage in in Valmeinier apart from skiing. For example, it is also a great place for snowboarding. There are numerous other sporting and cultural activities such as hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, swimming, sledging and the popular “snow coach quiz night”. The nightlife in Valmeinier is vibrant and busy. The resort boasts a variety of night clubs, Valmeinier apartments and lively bars. The restaurants are also well worth a visit for the finely prepared local cuisine that they offer. The village contains 3 cinemas for those looking to sit back, relax and enjoy a film. There are a number of Valmeinier holiday rentals that are very reasonably priced and affordable, including self catering chalets and apartments. Most of the Valmeinier holiday rentals are conveniently located for easy and direct access to the skiing slopes.