This chalet has a perfect location just on the lakeside, with handy access to the ski lifts. The Tovière gondola is just a short walk away or if you wish to start skiing in Val Claret then the regular ski shuttle bus service stops just outside the chalet.
The chalet is spread over three floors with the main communal area found on the ground floor, with access to a large terrace.
The lounge/dining area has huge floor to ceiling picture windows with stunning views across the frozen waters and you can enjoy these views with your pre-dinner apéritifs and canapés. There is plenty of comfortable seating around a welcoming log fire and two large dining tables which can comfortably seat 24.
The key for this chalet is relaxation especially with the indoor hot tub and sauna, perfect for easing any aches after a full day on the slopes. Chalet Chardonnet has proved to be a popular choice with guests.
The Chalet can sleep up to 23 guests in 11 bedrooms. There are three double bedrooms, seven twin bedrooms and one triple bedroom, all of which are ensuite.
Flights from selected UK airports are included in the price (a self-drive discount is also available).
Chalet catering includes: skiers breakfast with hot and cold options, afternoon tea & cakes, four-course dinners (aperitif, starter, main course, dessert) with free wine worth over 100€ followed by complimentary tea/coffee and chocolates. Vegetarian menu available. Special celebratory dinners on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. NB. Breakfast hot option, afternoon tea and dinner is served six days per week due to chalet staff's day off. Special celebratory dinners on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve.
Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Tignes - Val Claret, France
Families & Kids
You’ll need to book your own childcare, when staying here. There is a great choice of childcare options in Tignes from full-time nanny services to the odd night of babysitting. In addition, during the winter season, many of the ski-schools operate creche services. Booking in advance is always recommended and strongly advised for the school holiday periods.
Also see: Childcare in Tignes - Val Claret, France
All your equipment can be organised through the agents as part of your package. Let their Representatives take care of all the details on your behalf so you can have a stress free holiday.
Also see: Ski Hire in Tignes - Val Claret, France
Instructors & Lessons
Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone can benefit from lessons. The agents and their representatives can help organise both group and private lessons as part of your package.
Also see: Ski Schools in Tignes - Val Claret, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Tignes whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.
Also see: Guides & Tours in Tignes - Val Claret, France
Tignes Le Lac sits just next to the beautiful big Tignes lake. It is made up of an array of high rise appartment blocks and hotels with a few traditional chalets dotted around. One of the best things about Le Lac is its fantastic location to the ski slopes. There are also plenty of restaurants, bars and cafes that will welcome you in from the winter cold for lunch, dinner or just a bit of apres ski fun. Although it is not the most picturesque of resorts the excellent slope side location of Tignes Le Lac makes it a popular place to stay and you can choose from a number of apartments, hotels or a few catered chalets to stay in. Tignes Le Lac is a bustling part of the Tignes resort and you are sure to enjoy a winter or summer holiday when staying here.
There are a select few restaurants in Tignes 1800 (Les Boisses) and most of them are located in the hotels, however the new renovations means there will be more of an array of restaurants and bars to enjoy in the evenings.
Also see: Restaurants in Tignes - Val Claret, France
The Vanoise National park is accessible from Tignes. Go and discover some of the amazing views and the wildlife it is home to.
Things to Do Nearby
In winter with quick and easy access to the whole Espace Killy ski area and an abundance of ski in, ski out accomodation options you can be out the door and skiing in just a few short minutes. Le Lac is an extremely popular resort for this reason, but it also has plenty else to offer for those who do not fancy venturing out onto the slopes. The beautiful and picturesque lake freezes over in the winter and you can meander across it and enjoy the wonderful snowy mountain scenery (although check it is safe before setting off!), and there are lots of alterative winter activities to do.
In the summer the mountains turn from white to green and with plenty of sunshine there is lots to do. There are a whole host of summer activities that are perfect for groups, families and individuals. Tignes Le Lac has great access to the ski lifts and in the summer you can whizz up the mountain and enjoy a range of walking and hiking routes or the mountain biking trails that Tignes is famous for in the summer time. You can also hop on the free bus service and be at the Grande Motte in Tignes Val Claret for some summer skiing on the glacier in just a few short minutes.
Also see: Things To Do in Tignes - Val Claret, France
Sat above the Lake in Tignes, there is an 18 hole golf course that offers a really unique golfing experience. It's also at 2100m above sea level and is open every summer from late June to early September weather permitting.
Also see: Golf Courses in Tignes - Val Claret, France
From Val Claret you can gain easy access to teh glacier, in both summer and winter. Take the funicular up to the glacier, or one of the many chair lifts to a mixture of blue and red pistes.
Also see: Ski Areas in Tignes, France
Location: Tignes - Val Claret
Catering Basis: Catered
Property Style: Chalet
Run By: Agent/Operator
Vibe / Atmosphere: Traditional & Modern mix
Sleeps: Sleeps 20+
Bedrooms: 10+ bedroom
Bookings For: Lift Passes | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Ski / Snowboard Lessons | Transfers
Catering: Half-board | Afternoon tea | Breakfast | Dinner | Flexible catering options
Access: Children welcome
Room: Balcony | Open fire | Ski / Boot Room
Entertainment: Free WiFi | TV
Spa & Fitness: Hot-Tub / Jacuzzi | Sauna
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter
Prices & Availability