Serre Chevalier Overview

A firm favourite with schools, Serre Chevalier offers over 250km of piste at a top altitude of 2830m, with a vast array for beginners to experts. One of the largest ski areas in France, Serre Chevalier has an excellent lift-system, sunny slopes, and superb wide nursery pistes for novice skiers as well as some great above tree-lined pistes for intermediates and Olympic black runs for experts. Après-ski is plentiful with ice-skating, swimming, discos and much more.

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Serre Chevalier Accommodation

Centre Les 4 Saisons

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Location: Chantemerle

Capacity: 190

The Centre Les 4 Saisons is located on the edge of Chantemerle, only a 2 minute drive from the slopes. There are great facilities including a disco and games room, making this an excellent choice for your next school ski trip.

Rooms: Rooms sleep 2-4 people, all are en-suite with either shower or bath, plus a separate toilet. All rooms have a flat screen TV and telephone.

Facilities: Bar and lounge area, large restaurant (which can be converted into two rooms for groups), disco and games room with table tennis tables and DVD player to hire, sun terrace, Free WIFI in bedrooms, wellness & spa available for teachers (fee payable). The centre can organise après-ski activities including shows, karaoke and themed evenings (fee payable). You can also opt for a hot lunch (at extra cost).

La Renardiere

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Location: Chantemerle

Capacity: 68

La Renardiere is ideally situated only 200m from the main ski and ski school meeting point and benefits from an activity room for evening entertainment use.

Rooms: Rooms sleep up to 5 bed and come with en-suite facilities.

Facilities: Option for packed lunches or buffet at the on-site restaurant. Activity room for evening-entertainment.

Hotel Plein Sud

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Capacity: 66

Extremely well situated in Chantmerle, only 250m from the ski lifts and Serre Chevalier pistes, also close to shops and restaurants. This hotel has a friendly management team and offers groups a very comfortable stay with excellent food. Facilities include a small swimming pool (no lifeguard), cosy bar and upstairs there are 2 rooms for the groups to relax in - a meeting room and a snug. Highly recommended - get a quote today!

Rooms: 38 well-furnished bedrooms for 2-3 persons all with private facilities and a capacity of around 80 people (using 14 double beds) or 66 without.

Facilities: Restaurant, bar, together with conference room for meetings, ski room.

Serre Chevalier Après Ski

Serre Chevalier Resort Facts

Resort height 1200-1500m
Highest lift 2830m
Vertical drop 1600m
Total km of piste 250km
Total no of ski runs 81
Green 13
Blue 25
Red 30
Black 13
Total no of lifts 62
Gondolas/cable cars 7
Chair lifts 20
Drag lifts 31
Magic carpets 4
Longest run 7.5km
Lift pass covers Serre Chevalier
Glacier No
Snowboarding facilities 6 parks 2 half pipes
Snow making A third of the area is covered by snow cannons
Transfer time by air Grenoble – 3hrs, Turin – 2.5hrs
Transfer time by coach Calais – 13hrs
Medical facilities Doctors in resort
Nearest hospital Briancon