Le Village 1950Les Arcs 1950, Paradiski / France / France Ski
Take your mountain break in this luxurious apartment complex complete with state-of-the-art spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and an array of restaurants, shops and bars which will see to your every need. Nestled in the idyllic main square in the heart of the charming Les Arcs 1950 ski resort, guests can take advantage of direct access to the slopes for world-class skiing or stay indoors in unrivalled luxury.
What to love
- Fabulously family friendly
- Les Arcs 1950 is a pedestrianised ski resort built in an attractive Alpine style
- Free access to swimming pools, saunas, steam rooms and Jacuzzis
- Luxury residences with direct access to the slopes
What to know
- These are self-catered apartments although bed & breakfast and half board is also available
- There are plenty of shops and restaurants close at hand
- 7 day packages include a mid-week and end of stay clean (washing up not included)
Ski to and from your door in this unique, fully pedestrianised and snowcapped alpine ski resort of Les Arcs 1950.
Relax after a tough day’s skiing in the newly opened 1000m2 spa and wellness centre, complete with pool, sauna and “ice caves”. Or treat yourself to the full spa treatment with expert masseurs and relaxation facilities.
The apartment residences are equipped with outdoor swimming pools for warmer days or indoor heated pools for days when the snow is laying thick across the valley.
Choose the full self-catering option or make the most of the opportunity to sample the American style buffet breakfast served in the Le 1950 restaurant. And if you’re not up to cooking after a day in the mountains, let Le 1950 serve you with its Parisian Brasserie cuisine, or treat yourself to international offerings at Hemmingway’s.
And don’t worry if you’ve brought the family – the restaurants serve a children’s menu perfectly suited to 4 to 11 year-olds.
All apartments are furnished with kitchens as well as dishwashers, satellite TV and WiFi technology. Relax among the modern alpine décor or watch the world go by among the snow dusted streets from your balcony.
This is an ideal place for the seasoned skier and family members who understands the importance of being able to access the slopes within only minutes of leaving your apartment. And it also caters to less confident guests who will appreciate some of the resorts gentler slopes.
So make this your mountain base for as long as you decide to stay and it’s guaranteed that when your time is up, your only complaint will be that you couldn’t stay longer.
When to travel
Winter ski – December - April
Les Arcs 1950 is nestled on a small plateau just below Les Arcs 2000, the two highest of Les arcs six resorts that form part of the Paradiski ski area linking to the nine La Plagne resorts. Geneva airport is approx. 2hrs 30 minutes drive by.private or shared transfer. Alternative airports include Lyon & Grenoble (both approx. 2hrs 45mins transfer) or Chambery (1hr 30mins transfer).
Les Arcs is also accessible by train - the Eurostar and other services go all the way to the Terminus of Bourg St Maurice, from where you can take a private or public transfer up to resort.
The Resort is absolutely ideal for families with all the facilities that you would need to make a successful family holiday even with the youngest of children. Les Arcs 1950 is a pedestrianised resort and access to the skiing and ski schools could not be easier, removing the need for those weary long walks carrying skis and/or the kids!
The Cariboo's Club is contained in it's very own 350 m2 chalet within the resort and caters for 9mths to 3 yrs in the 'Petit Cariboo' and from 3-13 yrs the 'Cariboo's Club'. Children are really looked after and inspired with all sorts of activities from toboggan runs to snow-shoeing and learning about the flora and fauna in this fragile environment.
All the Cariboo's Club staff are fully trained to the highest local standards and are fully acquainted with the particulars of a mountains environment.
Baby kits are available in the apartments on request as is a pre-bookable Nanny service.
There is even a free laundrette available to all!
We could not rate the resort highly enough for a ski holiday with children.