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Pierre & Vacances Premium Residence Les Alpages de Chantel
Poole, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Great stay at a great resort”
Reviewed February 3, 2014

Had a great time at pierre et vacances in les arcs. I arrived having booked nothing in advance. A very nice and helpful lady (isabelle) booked me in for the week and was most helpful. Skiing location was great for skiing into. However, the walk back to the hotel from the restaurants/ pubs and shops is a lung buster. It's not far but it is a rather steep hill back to the lodge. But that can't be helped. Will definitely stay here as my first choice again.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled solo
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 2, 2014

Alpages de Chantel has a true ski-in, ski-out location just off the Chantel blue run - from the ski locker room you can walk about 5 metres and put your skis on. The piste there is quite gentle - we were there with a complete beginner and she was able to start skiing in and out from the second day.

The location is a 10 minute walk down the piste to get to the Charvet area of Arc 1800 where the shops and most of the bars and restaurants are, but the walk back up is more of a struggle and instead you can take the free shuttle bus which takes about 5 minutes and goes every 20 minutes. If you want to enjoy a lot of apres-ski or dining out then this is probably not the best location, but there is a small bar and a good restaurant next to the apartments. There are no shops at Chantel but you can order bakery to your apartment by reception.

The reception staff were really friendly and helpful and spoke very good English.

We really enjoyed the swimming pool and spa area. The swimming pool is really beautiful and a good size and the steam room was great for relaxing after a day's skiing.

Our apartment was very small - there were 5 of us in an apartment that could supposedly sleep 6 (and that we were charged under-occupancy for!). One of us was on a sofa bed and two were in a very small bunk bed room. There was only seating around the dining table for 4 people. However, the beds were comfortable and the apartment was nicely presented and clean. The view from the apartment to the mountains was stunning.

The free internet was reliable but too slow for anything other than email or web browsing.

Overall I would definitely stay here again, we had a fantastic holiday and really enjoyed being able to ski right to our door.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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Reviewed January 20, 2014

Fantastic location , accomodation and staff . Started at checking in , the young lady was dealing quickly with us but also dealing simultatuesly with 2 other groups using a variety of languages ! . The accomodation was very good and ski in ski out was blob on !! .

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  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
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Moscow, Russia
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed January 14, 2014

Stayed at chantel 1. There are 2 chantels actually. Great ski in/out, lots of easy slopes around. easy access everyware. Far from civilization. There are ski rental, bar with pizza and sandwiches, restaurant suprisingly good, "spa" complex, hamam sauna and swimmin pool. Ski locker is decent but for warm and dry boots take them to your room. Internet is very slow even paid one.
shuttle bus to the village every 20 minutes, were you have the food store and some shopping.
Private underground parking, but elevator only goes to the 1st floor, so if you're on second be ready to carry you laggage up one floor.
Appartement I liked. It's cleaner and better equiped than same class premium in courchevel 1850.
If you came to ski and only ski - it's te right place to be. If you are looking for some apreski and other activities or if you are new to skiing - you don't want to be here.

  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 6, 2014

Ski on off great access to bars shops by navettes. Access to train station very difficult book a taxi do not rely on local transportation
Ski rental and passes very efficient we had 2 flats next to each other as requested great family holiday

Room Tip: To stuffy good bed linen comfy beds
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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Tokyo, Japan
1 review
Reviewed December 30, 2013

This trip was a yearly december /Christmas trip;the apartment has been well refurbished and cleaned .I like the new carpeting on 2nd and 3rd floor.The chairs around the table in the kitchen area are OK for me and the cleaning of the floor and the table (ponçage) has been done according to the rules and satisfactorily.The repainting of the walls is also well done.
It would be pleasant to have a time for the swimming pool only for the senior people,without the children who are charmind but too much noisy?I never go to the pool because it is too crowded and too noisy.Why not having a one hour time exclusively for adults (above 30 years of age) ,either early morning,or in the evening.A lot of people would like it very much.
Although I did not use it this time,the bakery service is much appreciated and the restaurant above (in Alpages de Chantel 1-Le chalet de Candice)is excellent.
As already requested (without success),we would much appreciate having a light on the balcony,it would be pleasant particularly in summer time when we wish to have dinner on the balcony..

Room Tip: I am owner of the apartment where I go every year at Christmas time,and in summer.The refurbishment...
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2013

A steady 14km cycle from Bourg St Maurice up to the apartments. We stayed in a friend's apartment but it was serviced by Pierre etc. The staff were excellent - light bulb dead - changed very quickly. Lovely daily bread delivery. Some scarey beer prices lower down on the site but the local bar ok.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
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Additional Information about Pierre & Vacances Premium Residence Les Alpages de Chantel

Property: Pierre & Vacances Premium Residence Les Alpages de Chantel
Address: 1800 Zac du Chantel Arc, 73700 Les Arcs, Bourg Saint Maurice, France
Location: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Savoie > Bourg Saint Maurice > Les Arcs
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Ski-In / Ski-Out Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 28 Specialty Lodging in Les Arcs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Pierre & Vacances Premium Residence Les Alpages de Chantel 4*
Number of rooms: 153
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A family free car resortDoorstep skiingA residence offering relaxation areas and ‘Deep Nature Spa' by Algotherm services ... more   less 
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