We all know that where you dine on your ski holiday is just as important as the chalet you’re staying in. The popular ski resort of Val d’Isere is well known for its luxury catered chalets and apartments, but it also has a large choice of restaurants on offer that you might miss out on if you opt for a catered property. So why not consider a luxury self-catering holiday in Val d’Isere to enable you to spread your wings and enjoy all that Val d’Isere has to offer.
We have a fantastic selection of catered chalets in the Alps that come complete with your own private chef if you prefer to make the most of your luxury chalet and have some privacy whilst on holiday. If however, you are looking to experience the best of the local cuisine and the various restaurants on offer, or prefer to cook for yourself, then our selection of self-catered rentals in Val d’Isere could be just what you are looking for! All come complete with a concierge service who ensure that you can get reservations in the best restaurants in Val d’Isere.
This chalet apartment is ideal for small groups and families, or a couple who want a little more space and can sleep up to 4 adults. It is ideally situated in the centre of Val d’Isere and you are just 50m from the main lifts and ski school meeting points. Small luxury self-catered apartments in Val d’Isere are few and far between, however, Chalet Kilco provides excellent value for luxury and is the perfect choice if you are looking for a small apartment in Val d’Isere.
This modern and stylish apartment is conveniently located on the Avenue Olympic, the main road through the centre of Val d’Isere. Sleeping up to 8 guests, it is the perfect family apartment and is fully equipped with everything you could need on a self-catering holiday to Val d’Isere. If easy ski access is important on your holiday, the main lifts are only a short walk away and it is possible to ski back to the apartment at the end of the day.
Located in the same building as Lorenzo is Apartment Tournesol. Sleeping up to 8 guests, it is designed to the same high standard and the apartments are a great choice for a larger group. All rooms can be set as a twin or a double meaning the apartment works well for friends or a corporate trip. These two apartments also work really well for groups of families looking for self-catered properties in Val d’Isere who want to be close by but have some level of privacy.
If you are looking for a little bit of peace and quiet whilst still being within easy walking distance of the centre, Apartment Etoile Filante is the perfect choice. Located in the Petit Alaska area of Val d’Isere, you are away from the main busy centre but can easily walk in around 8 minutes. There is also a free ski bus stop just down the road to take you to the pistes each day. This apartment can sleep up to 9 guests across 4 bedrooms and benefits from stunning views of the Solaise from the master suite.
If you are looking for a local restaurant whilst staying in Etoile Filante, La Baraque is a favourite amongst the locals and provides well priced local cuisine and is just a 2 minute walk from the apartment!
Perhaps one of the most desirable features when looking for a chalet or an apartment is a hot tub. Chalet Silvretta has a spacious outdoor hot tub as well as a hammam, perfect for soothing those aching muscles after a long day on the slopes. Also located in Petit Alaska, the apartment is just 500 metres from the Bellevarde ski lift.
Le Petit Yeti is found in one of the most desirable locations in Val d’Isere, Les Carats. At just 20 metres from La Face slope and 200 metres from the ski lifts, you are in a prime location to access all of the great skiing on offer in Val d’Isere. For groups with children, there is a table tennis set available to help keep them entertained. At just a few minutes from the centre of town, you will not have to walk far in the evening to reach the many restaurants and bars on offer.
If you are looking for a true gastro experience one evening, head across the road to the five star Les Barmes de l’Ours hotel and their restaurant La Table de L’Ours. On the more expensive side, this is the perfect restaurant to head to if you are celebrating a special occasion on your ski holiday!
Situated on the main high street, self-catered properties in Val d’Isere do not come more central than Chalet Artemis! Admire the stunning views of the surrounding mountains through the floor to ceiling windows or head out onto the large terrace and enjoy a glass of bubbly whilst having a soak in the hot tub. For those spring skiing enthusiasts amongst you, the terrace will be set with an outside dining table and some sun loungers to take advantage of the long sunny days.
Chalet Artemis is just a few steps away from Sur La Montagne, extremely popular with locals and serving fondue, steak, pasta and Thai dishes.
“If I want a swimming pool in my chalet, I will have to choose a catered property, right?” Wrong! Chalet Snowy Breeze is one of the very few self catered chalets with swimming pool in Val d’Isere. There is also a hammam and a private massage room and the concierge team are on hand to pre-arrange a relaxing massage for you at the end of a challenging ski day.
If you are looking for a traditional and rustic chalet with modern and colourful features, I have just the chalet for you. Chalet Les Branges is a converted ancient barn that features a mix of Savoyard tradition and quirky, exotic decor. Located between Val d’Isere and Le Fornet, you benefit from total tranquillity and peace whilst being within easy reach of the main town. The Laisinant Express lift is just 300 metres from the chalet.
Chalet Les Branges provides excellent access into Le Fornet where you will find the 2 Michelin star restaurant L’Atelier Edmond. There is also a well-priced brasserie adjoining the restaurant with more moderate prices.
Apartment Les Sorbiers is perfect for larger groups looking for self-catered properties in Val d’Isere. Sleeping up to 14 guests, the apartment has 2 master suites, 3 further bedrooms and a convertible tv snug that can accommodate 2 children. Perfectly located in the very heart of Val d’Isere, you have all of the local amenities on your doorstep.
A short walk across the road will find you at La Grande Ourse, an authentic Savoyard restaurant which has been operating since 1936. If you’re looking for a decent wine list, this is the place for you! The owners of La Grande Ourse actually own a vineyard in the Rhone Valley so you can always ask for a recommendation.
If you are looking for self-catered properties in Val d’Isere then we are here to help! The above is just a selection and we have many more options to suit all tastes and requirements. You can send an email or call us on +44 1202 203650 with your enquiry and one of our experts will assist.