“At an altitude of 2300m, resorts don’t get much higher than this. In fact, the resort is the highest in Europe and consistently popular for late season skiing. Those that like to party should stop by the Folie Douce after 3pm for tunes, toffee vodka and ski boot dancing on tables.”
SJI accommodation recommendations in and around Val Thorens
Located in Val Thorens, the highest ski resort in the Alps, Altapura offers access to the 3 Valleys’ 600 km of ski routes. It features a pool and a spa.
All of the wood-paneled rooms feature an LCD satellite TV and a minibar. Each has a private bathroom with amenities and bathrobes. Most of the rooms have panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
Altapura serves a breakfast buffet and also has 3 restaurants including a chic bistro and a cheese specialist. The bar is ideal for relaxing with a drink and using the free Wi-Fi or reading one of the newspapers.
With ski equipment hire on site, the hotel is ideally located for exploring one of the largest ski resorts in the world. The hotel is 35 km from Moutiers-Salins-Brides train station.