Majestic Views on the Rooftop of Europe with Val Thorens Sensations
Enjoy beautiful and magnificent views of the Alps with snow-capped peaks. Val Thorens is located atop a rocky cirque and offers the perfect mix of partying and skiing on the rooftop of Europe.
Val Thorens is adults-only and offers guests sport-filled days and fun packed evenings. Located on the base of the slopes, this resort is the perfect combination for a perfect vacation, from exploring the 3 Vallées and enjoying leisurely snow sports to relaxation and festive nights, you will be sure to have the time of your life!
Everyone’s tastes are catered to with breakfast, lunch and dinner. Bar and snacks are available all day long. A tasty and creative cuisine associated to perfect service at this resort. Executive chefs are continuing to reinvent and revitalize in order to constantly surprise will their food, as well as their show.
Located next to the lobby, this warm and inviting restaurant offers international and themed buffets throughout the entire day. The terrace is also a perfect spot to work on your tan and breathe in some pure mountain air during the day.
Also, you can stop in for lunch at another Club Med Resort in the same ski domain. These resorts include: Méribel l'Antares, Méribel Aspen Park, Méribel le Châlet, and Les Ménuires.
Enjoy the full open bar with premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and gourmet cuisine throughout the day. Drinks included (only by the glass and at the bar): water, soda, fruit juice, hot drinks, local and/or international spirits, wines alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails and local specialties.*
*Except from Champagne, VSOP and XO spirits, some premium brands, some bottles of wine available on wine menu, canned and/or bottled drinks and mini-bar, which are at an extra charge.
Open throughout the day and located in the middle of the resort. This bar is relaxing and friendly and in the evenings, the dance floor is the place to be for an enjoyable night of music and fast rhythms. This area is non-smoking.
Everyday upon your return from the slopes, enjoy a selection of snacks prepared by our G.O. team.
Perfect resort for both children and adults. Choose from a mixture of activities from sports, fitness, relaxation, discovery and parties. Club Med Val Thorens is sure to fulfill every visitor's vacations desires.
The 3 Valleys is the largest ski area in the world and consists of the following resorts: Bride-les-Bains, Courchevel, La Tania, Les Menuires, Méribel, Orel, Saint Martin de Belleville, Val Thorens.
180 ski lifts
2,000 snow canons
372 miles of ski runs: 35 black; 110 red; 104 blue; 68 green; 80 miles of cross-country ski trails
Alpine Skiing (Included in your package)
Club Med offers professional ski instruction and top quality equipment for your satisfaction. Club Med instructors guide you through slopes that are best suited for your skill level and are very familiar with the ski domain so you can progress safely and surely.
Group lessons are a period of 5 days, beginning the day after main arrival day, and last the whole day. Ski pass is included and valid for 6 days from the day after main arrival day; however, one day passes are available for purchase if you wish to ski on your arrival day. Testing will take place at the beginning to determine your level and classes are no more than 12 people per group.
Beginners: First time Alpine skiing.
Class 1: At ease on blue slopes and able to control your speed.
Class 2: Are able to negotiate red slopes at a reasonable speed.
Class 3: At ease on all slopes.
Expert: At ease on all types of snow and terrain.
Sports, Leisure/Relaxation (Included in your package)
Important information you need to know about your vacation resort and country, including: facts, transportation, payment types accepted, and practical information.
Club Med Val Thorens
St Martin De Belleville
Fax: (33) 4 79 01 15 19
Telephone: (33) 4 79 00 04 83
Official Country Name: French Republic Capital: Paris Land Area: 674,843 km²; 260,558 sq mi Population: 65.4 million inhabitants Peoples and Ethnic Groups: 85% French, 15% (at least one ancestor from other European countries), 15% other Languages: French (Official). Some regional languages are still used (Breton, Alsatian, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Creole). Religions: 65% Roman Catholic, 24% Atheism or Agnosticism, 6% Islam, 2% Protestant, 1% Judaism, 2% Others Political Institutions: Unitary semi-presidential republic, parliamentary democracy President: Nicolas Sarkozy Prime Minister: François Fillon GDP: 2.097 trillion $US GDP Per Capita: 32,600 $US Real Growth Rate: -2.5% Inflation: 0.1% Principal Activities: petrochemicals, iron and steel, cement, aluminum, agriculture, food processing, luxury goods, car industry, energy. Principal Partners: European Union, United States Member of the European Union: Yes
Airport and train transfers to and from the resort, if you have booked Club Med transfer and stay package. For those who did not book transport package, transfer by cab at an additional charge.
Distance from Resort:
Chambery Airport: 68 miles
Geneva Airport: 94 miles
Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport: 131 miles
Moutiers Train Station: 21 miles
Val Thorens is a car-free zone
Methods of Payment
Local Currency: Euro
Credit Cards Accepted (for payments only): American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Carta Si
Other Payment Methods Accepted: Cash (local currency), Eurochecks, Foreign exchange office at the resort reception, ATM machine: it is not possible to withdraw money in the resort.
Club Med Pass: Charge card that can be used to pay for extra services in the resort, such as excursions, boutique, spa packages, etc. Can be obtained at resort’s reception.
Hotel Amenities and Services:
Club Med Boutique*
Internet with Wi-Fi access*
Resort is non-smoking
Moutiers Hospital is located 12 miles from Val Thorens, 15 miles from Meribel, and 12 miles from Les Menuires