A natural & preserved environment



The village of Valmeinier, located in the Savoie region of the Northern Alps, has maintained an untainted look with the architecture being aligned to that of the traditional Savoie atmosphere. The accommodations offer panoramic views of the untouched landscape.

The Charming resort in the heart of the Maurienne Valley, combines relaxation, serenity, adventure and pleasure all year round. With family or friends discover the magnificent atmosphere of a ski resort on a human scale.


The "Galibier- Thabor" Domain:
One of the largest ski areas in the Maurienne valley

Lovers of winter sports, you will enjoy:

  • Over 150 km of slopes for all levels - 1430 to 2600 m in altitude
  • 33 ski lifts including 2 cabin lifts, 17 chair lifts and 14 ski lifts
  • 86 tracks: 11 black, 30 red, 25 blue, 20 green and off track
  • 70% of the ski area is situated above 1900 m
  • 33 slalom slopes
  • 2 internationally used and approved competitive tracks
  • The play areas: one evolutionary snow park, 1 half pipe, 1 ski cross, several Easy Parks spread over the domain, zone 1 Chrono, 1 ARVA park, night skiing

Valmeinier: its activities

  • All Families are welcome to Valmeinier. The family friendly resort offers activities, child care and other services especially tailored for children
  • ESF ski school including 3 snow gardens, with one right in front of the residence
  • Daycare - Galipette 1 (3 to 36 months)
  • Daycare - Galipette 2 (3 years to 9 years)
  • Bobsled tracks
  • Easy Park: playful areas bordering green slope, fitted with whoops, banked turns and child friendly ski bumps
  • Dahu Malin offers child friendly activities such as walking trails, ‘cuculuge’ etc
  • Cinema with special kids programs
  • "Mount Thabor Farm" : local producers of cow and goat cheese
  • Valmeinier Village 1500m
  • Valloire Market
  • Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne "Aluminium space"
  • Snowshoeing with Aaland-Nature
  • Snow dog sleighing
  • Paragliding
  • Speed riding
  • Powered paragliding
  • Luge
  • Climbing
  • Night skiing
  • Tandem skiing
  • Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Restaurants
  • Bars/Nightclub

At the residence’s footsteps

  • Ski rental - Ski & Snow / Sport 2000
  • ESF kindergarten & ski school
  • Bakery
  • Regional products store
  • Loan of Raclette kit (Savoy speciality : melted cheese prepared at the table using a special grill, served with potatoes and cold meats)
  • Newsagents
  • Souvenir shop
  • 2 traditional Savoie restaurants: Les Lauzes & L’Elan
  • San Marco pizzeria
  • 2 minimarts Proxi & Sherpa
  • Ski lifts bookings office
  • ESF ski school office
  • Day Care – Galipette 1 (3 -36 months years)
  • Complimentary Shuttle down to 1800
  • Post office
  • Tobacconist
  • ATM machines
  • Doctor
  • Shuttles to 1800/1500
  • Tourism office
  • Altitude restaurant
  • Night skiing
  • Cinema