Bardonecchia Overview

With a highest lift reaching 2765m, Bardonecchia offers 100 km of great skiing. There are a good number of red and blue runs in Bardonecchia, a great lift system, and extensive snow making facilities. The town dates back to before the 10th century and local shops line the cobbled streets of its lovely historic centre. There are plenty of après ski activities to entertain students in the evening and Bardonecchia boasts one of the best snow parks in Europe, made for the 2006 Winter Olympics there are plenty of big air jumps and pipes.

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Bardonecchia Accommodation

Hotel Villaggio Olimpico

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Location: Bardonecchia

Capacity: 310

Situated in Bardonecchia, only 250m from the lifts at Campo Smith. This is a large hotel which is superbly equipped with lots of in-house entertainment for groups. The accommodation is modern and has extensive facilities as it was used to house athletes for the 2006 Turin Olympics. You are also just a short walk from the traditional market town of Bardonecchia. A great choice and well recommended!

Rooms: 310 rooms, all bright and spacious, and all have en-suite facilities.

Facilities: Two dining rooms with buffet service, reception area, Internet zone with Wi-Fi access, common rooms, games room ( with billiards, table football, ping-pong, golf simulator and PS3), lounge with Sky TV, theatre, wellness centre for teachers at a charge including a swimming pool, sauna, Turkish bath and whirlpool.

Bardonecchia Après Ski

Bardonecchia Resort Facts

Resort height 1312 m
Highest lift 2750 m
Vertical drop 1500 m
Total km of piste 100 km
Total no of ski runs 39
Blue 16
Red 18
Black 5
Total no of lifts 23
Gondolas/cable cars 1
Chair lifts 9
Drag lifts 11
Magic carpets 2
Longest run  6.4 km
Lift pass covers Bardonecchia – Colomion and Jafferau
Glacier No
Snowboarding facilities Snowpark and half pipe in Melezet
Snow making 137 cannons
Transfer time by air Turin – 1.5hrs, Milan – 3hrs, Chambery – 2.5hrs
Transfer time by coach Calais – 13hrs
Medical facilities Medical centre on the outskirts of Bardonecchia
Nearest hospital Bardonecchia