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CATERED Ski Chalet Alpe d'Huez Wifi, Sky TV, Hot Tub, Sauna, Prices Per Person

Bedrooms 7
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

CATERED Ski Chalet in Alpe d'Huez, France, Ski IN-OUT, Hot Tub, Sauna, FULL UK SKY TV, X-Box Room, Sleeps 14 in 7 bedrooms, spacious & modern.

Beautiful & very modern CATERED chalet in winter, ideally located for access to the slopes, the lifts and the town centre. Well equipped, with great staff and fantastic cuisine. Our chalet is perfect for your winter (& summer) break, very spacious social rooms, mainly en-suite bedrooms, equipped with WiFi, Sky TV (FULL SPORTS & MOVIES PACKAGE), Hot Tub, Sauna, we know it sounds geeky - but a brilliant boot room that's spacious and with good ski / board racking. Book now and experience the fantastic resort of Alpe d'Huez.

Large south facing balcony, superb open plan living room dining room, separate X-Box Room come Snug, well equipped and modern and there is no need for you bring a travel plug - British Plugs fitted in all bedrooms and the living room, re-charging your techno devices is sorted!



Breakfast comprises of fresh bread, variety of cereals, porridge, fresh fruit, croissants & pain au chocolat, eggs anyway you want (scrambled, boiled, poached) and tea and coffee throughout your stay.


Tea / Coffee and cakes off the slopes each day. Ready for you from 4pm each day. After a hard day on the piste, come back and enjoy our homemade cakes.

Sunday: Flapjack de Huez

Monday: Lemon Drizzle Cake

Tuesday: Pic Blanc Chocolate Brownies

Wednesday: Chalet Hosts OFF

Thursday: Chocolate Chip Cookies

Friday: Banana Cake Sarenne Style


Local wines are served with all evening meals.


Starter: Vegetable Soup

Main Course: Beef Bourginon

Dessert: Eton Mess


Starter: Mushroom Bruschetta

Main Course: Rousses Spaghetti Bolognese

Dessert: Pannacotta


Starter: Goats Cheese Tart

Main Course: Chicken Thai Curry

Dessert: Brioche Bake


Starter: Tomato Soup

Main Course: Oisans Gratins – a local potato bake

Dessert: Cheese Cake


Our chalet hosts night off!


Your opportunity to sample one of the fabulous ADH restaurants


Starter: Tomato Bruschetta

Main Course: Beef Chilli & Rice

Dessert: Apple Crumble


Starter: Broccoli Soup

Main Course: Pic Blanc Chicken & Vegetables

Dessert: Chocolate Pots

More Details

Tim Ferguson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
18 March, 2018

About Tim Ferguson

Tim is a BASI qualified snowboard instructor, a MIAS Mountain Bike trainer and assessor and a British Cycling Road Cycling Coach. In his words "I live for the mountains...summer & winter"

Sara is a former elite athlete having competed for England on the track & as a Fell Runner. Sara now concentrates on beasting Tim up anything hilly!

Cat is our daughter, currently aged 11 she is racing road bikes both on the road and the track (velodrome) and is planning to compete in the 2018 Megavalanche, whilst in the winter Cat slalom ski races. Having to forever wait for Mum & Dad, Cat has also turned to the dark side and has started to snowboard too. She is already annoying her Dad, better technique learnt in 3 days, although Dad is her instructor and therefore claims all the credit!!

Tim Ferguson purchased this chalet in 2013

Why Tim Ferguson chose Viel-Alpe

We love skiing and cycling. Its the ALPS!!!

In the winter Tim snowboards, Sara skis and Cat does both.

In the summer Tim mountain bikes - both XC and downhilling. In July 2018 Tim won the masters category of the Megavalanche. Tim also road bikes, spending each summer 'Col Bagging' and trying to keep up with Sara.

Sara sticks fervently to her road bike, but she is ferocious. Sara is the only person we know who is disappointed when she gets to the top of a steep & gnarly climb.

Cat road bikes and mountain bikes. As a flat track racer, the hills are just for training purposes. Downhilling is fast becoming another of Cats passions though. The downhill trails in ADH are wicked.

But added to this are an amazing array of other good fun stuff. As a family we to the via ferrata each summer, rock climb on the hundreds of bolted sport routes, white water raft, stand up paddle board, wind surf on the lake, swim gym and climb in the sports centre and ice skate in the summer on the outdoor rink.

What makes this chalet unique

Catered Ski Chalet in the Winter - whats not to like? Come and try Alpe d'Huez for yourself and see what a fab fab resort it is.

ADH has the most amazing array of stuff to do, read on....

Golf Course - we don't play, but other guests have done!

Football & Rugby pitches - summer camps for kids happen in August

Sports Centre - an incredible gym, spinning classes, under water spinning classes, table tennis, indoor climbing wall, swimming pool and a lot more

Ice Rink - outside

Outdoor Swimming Pool - heated and open summer and winter

X Fly - they have a zip wire, jump air bag, high ropes climbing tower and maze crawl

Horse riding - summer only

Husky Dog Sledding - winter only

Skiddoo Trekking - winter only

Stand Up Paddleboarding, Wind Surfing, Canoeing & Pedalo's - summer only

Via Ferrata - some of the most amazing sections, over 250 metes high sitting above the Sarenne Gorge.

Climbing - hundreds and hundreds of bolted sport routes.

Mountain Biking - downhilling in the summer, the lifts are open, its a gravity sport.

Mountain Biking XC - hundreds and hundreds of kilometres of trails. A year in ADH wouldn't be enough.

Road Biking - ADH is the MECCA for roadies. The famous 21 Hairpins of Tour de France fame is the pinnacle, but add to that the Col du Galibier, Col du Lauteret, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col de Glandon, Col d'Ornon, Col de Sarenne and the list goes on and on and on

White Water Rafting - summer only

Massage and Spa Centre

Fabulous shopping: Rip Curl, Napapijri, Superdry to name but a few

Awesome bars and restaurants: The O Bar, Smithies, The Underground, The Sphere Bar, Freerider and many many more

ADH has its own glacier too: the Sarenne Glacier, making it as snow sure as it can be. In the summer the Megavalanche - the worlds premier downhill enduro mountain bike race starts on the glacier. 2000 downhillers race on the snow before trails lower down the mountain.

In the winter the Sarenne Glacier provides the longest Black run in Europe.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Viel-Alpe in Huez

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Dinner - Included in Price
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bedrooms 1, 2 & 5, 6 are all en-suite. Bedroom 3, 4 & 7 share two bathrooms. All en-suites contain a shower, toilet and basin. Between Bedroom 3 & 4 is a Shower Room (shower, toilet & basin) & next to Bedroom 7 is a bathroom (bath, toilet & basin).
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Twin En-suite - sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Twin en-suite: Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk Bed - sleeps 2
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Twin bedroom - Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Twin En-Suite Bedroom - Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , Twin En-suite bedroom - Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 7 - 3 Single Bed , Twin bedroom BUT can SLEEP 3 if required.
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 14 (7 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: en-suite twin Bedroom 2: en-suite twin Bedroom 3: Bunk Bed Bedroom 4: twin Bedroom 5: en-suite twin Bedroom 6: en-suite twin Bedroom 7: twin (can be a triple)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Outside: Hot tub located outside and parking for 2 cars. Two balconies, one east facing and one south facing - which has the most incredible views of the 'famous 21 hairpins' in the Tour de France ascent of Alpe D'Huez. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen & towels are included in winter & are an additional cost in the summer Other: Boot room / entrance room. Accommodates the sauna (hot tub is outside) and plenty of racking to store bikes in summer & ski's / boards in winter. Enough room for bench seating to help those tired legs get out of their kit at the end of a hard days skiing


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average rating of 4.902439 based on 42 reviews

Fantastic Chalet in a great resort

  • 5 of 5

Excellent chalet in a great location. We stayed at Chalet Cornillon as a group of 15, for a week skiing. Lots of room, lots of seating in communal areas and all well maintained. Gill and Roger were great hosts, knowledgeable and professional, we all enjoyed the varied meals and welcomed that afternoon treats. Hot tub, sauna, wifi and sky tv - there was something for everyone! We took Tim and Sara's recommendation with regards to transfers (1hr 45 mins from Grenoble airport) and lessons (Masterclass) which both worked well. Would not hesitate to recommend this chalet, we hope to visit again soon.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Collette We are so really really glad you enjoyed your stay and are already looking forward to accommodating you next winter. Thanks a million from ALL at Mountain Chalet
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Nice modern ski chalet.

  • 5 of 5

Modern ski chalet in a fab location in the stunning resort of Alpe d'Huez. Just had a great week in a lovely chalet. Its spacious, modern and luxurious. Nice en-suite bedrooms, well equipped social space with 2 living rooms (one that they call their snug), Sky TV with sports (was really appreciated), WiFi, great balcony overlooking the slopes and great cooking. Chalet was undersold to us and over delivered which is exactly how things should be. Will be returning next year. Thanks soooo much....

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wicked. So pleased you had a great stay.
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Super Chalet Super Resort

  • 5 of 5

Just got back form a super stay at Mountain Chalet in Alpe d'Huez. The chalet was excellent, totally as described by the owners and if anything was much much better than expected. The home cooking was spot on, massive food portions, well made and perfect after a hard day on the slopes. The chalet facilities are great too. Very spacious, very modern and very well thought out too. Sky TV was great, but the SNUG was brilliant too allowing an extra TV room and social space. Group favourite was probably the hot tub, its sooooo nice to re-charge weary legs whilst watching the sun go down over the blue run going down to Huez Village. Coming back next year for sure.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a great time. :) Look forward to you coming again.
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Blindingly Brilliant Chalet. Loved it.

  • 5 of 5

A great chalet and a great trip. Our bedrooms were well thought out, always nice to have an en-suite. The social facilities were modern, clean and tidy and there has been a great deal of thought to how the entire chalet has been presented. Its well equipped with British sockets and USB charging points, the WiFi and Sky TV helped make it feel a home from home. Gill & Roger (the chalet hosts) were fab, made us feel very welcome and kept a really clean and tidy chalet along with super food. Loved the sauna and other facilities BUT the HOT TUB was possibly the best thing. Situated with a fab fab fab view of the valley below - couldn't have asked for anything better. Booked for next year already.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you liked it. We look forward to you returning next winter.
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  • 5 of 5

This is the 2nd time staying at mountain chalet, I would highly recommend this chalet. The host are extremely helpful and take great care of all our needs. The food is great, plenty to go round. Chalet clean and tidy, rooms are good size with en suites, plenty of space for ski equipment. Super skiing for all abilities, ski in and out ( depending on snow and ability) which is a bonus. If you stay in this chalet you will enjoy and truly relaxing holiday, as after a day skiing you can spend time in the hot tub and sauna to relax your muscles, while the host prepare you food and wine.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Mountain chalet - Alpe d’Huez

  • 5 of 5

An absolute dream! Chalet was spotless, bed’s were comfy, WiFi was good, food was fantastic! What more can a 17 year old want. The hot tub was a great experience overlooking the mountains and an excellent aid of relaxation after a day of skiing. Gill and Roger, our chalet hosts were very welcoming, friendly and professional. Would highly highly recommend to anyone interested!

Sam :)

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sam Thanks a million for your review and we are soooooo glad you liked your stay at Mountain Chalet. We hope you will be back next year. Warm regards Tim & the MC Team.
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Alpe d'Huez
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
Nearest Ski
400 Metres
Alpe d'Huez
Car: not necessary


Grenoble airport is 1hour 20 mins drive and Lyon is 1hour 50 minutes, Geneva airport is 3 hours drive. There are excellent Airport Transfer services available from all airports, car hire too and of course self-driving is always an option too.


15km to Bourg d'Oisans - the main town in the bottom of the valley and 90km to Grenoble - the nearest city. The chalet is in Alpe d'Huez - which is well served by excellent amenities: such as supermarkets, sports centre etc etc.


Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit is required to secure your booking with the balance payable within 2 months of your arrival date.
All weeks are Saturday to Saturday. Check in time is from 3:30pm onwards and check out by 9:30am.

Changeover Day:
Change over day is Saturday (Sunday in the summer season).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.