Voted “World Best Ski Resort 2013 & 2014”, Val Thorens remains one of the best ski holiday locations in the world. Situated high in the French Alps, the resort combines beautiful views, fantastic food and luxurious holiday facilities with some of the world’s best Alpine skiing.
High within the resort is Chalet Bobsleigh, a spacious and modern chalet that sleeps 12 people. It is located on the Eastern side of the resort, a short walk from most of the resort’s facilities. This is a prime location in Val Thorens, only one minute from the resort’s bars, restaurant and right on top of the ski shop.
The entrance level for Chalet Bobsleigh features a large open plan living space with a 12-seat dining table, 3 comfortable lounges, flat screen television and modern kitchen. While the chalet is fully catered, the kitchen provides all of the necessary tools to prepare a delicious meal, including a stove, microwave and refrigerator. The huge dining table is perfect spot for an enjoyable and delicious meal with friends after a day on the slopes.
A large balcony wraps around the lounge and dining room, providing guests with stunning views of the ski slopes and resort. The balcony is a great spot to soak up some sun while enjoying a glass of wine or cup of coffee.
The decor in the main living area is very clean and modern, with warm colours used throughout. The entry level also contains 2 twin bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite shower room. There is also a toilet on this level and another shared shower room. The twin bedrooms are spacious, comfortable and use high-quality soft furnishings.
The upper floor contains another four twin bedrooms, two of which have ensuite shower rooms. There is also a luxurious shared bathroom, with shower/bath and toilet. This level also has another WC. The bathrooms feature timber cabinetry, beautiful white tiles and modern shower components.
The chalet is fully catered, which includes breakfast, afternoon tea and a 3-course evening meal with wine and coffee. The afternoon tea is a favourite feature of guests and includes delicious home made cakes. On the final night of your stay, a special 4-course farewell meal will be prepared. Guests at the resort rate the food very highly, often suggesting that the quality of the cuisine is the best part of staying at Chalet Bobsleigh. The resort’s expert chefs can cater for people with vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free or gluten-free diets.
Visitors to the chalet have free access to the swimming pool in Chalet des Neiges, just next door. Guests can also enjoy the sauna within the resort complex. If you would like to enjoy some socialising or sample some delicious French wines, there are some great restaurants and bars within a short 1-minute walk from the chalet.
The chalet is only a 5-minute walk to the courtesy bus that takes people to the ski school meeting point, making it ideal for beginner skiers. One major convenience of staying at Chalet Bobsleigh is that the ski and board hire shop is located within the same building!
The resort also features a wellness centre, where guests can enjoy massages and beauty treatments. The wellness centre includes a large heated swimming pool, hot tubs, steam rooms, relaxation rooms and gym.
Chalet Bobsleigh is a fantastic accommodation option for friends or a family group who would like to enjoy a ski trip together. Val Thorens resort provides some spectacular views and fantastic skiing opportunities — make your booking today!