Why Choose Val-d’Isère This Winter

Val d’Isere is without doubt one of the most amazing incentive destinations in the world. Hidden within the magical world-class resort of experiences you will not want to miss when visiting.

Val d’Isere is located in the French Alps in the Espace Killy ski area; it is both famous for its wide range of extensive ski-terrain and its renowned nightlife and social scene. Val d’Isere is constantly developing to ensure easy links across Val d’Isere and Tignes, offering both fantastic beginner slopes as well as challenging off-piste back country. The ‘Face’ run, used for the Olympic downhill in 1992, is a favourite for advanced skiers. The year old Solaise Express is the perfect made a revolutionary change to the entrance to the Fornet Valley and the Solaise ski area, creating the perfect environment for beginner skiers and families alike.

The town itself upholds a traditional French atmosphere with a wide array of bars, restaurants and ski apparel shops. The nightlife is certainly well-known with the infamous après-ski scene including The Folie Deuce and exclusive VIP clubs. Val d’Isere truly is a resort that has it all.

The Après Ski

Coco Rico Après Bar

Despite The Foile Deuce’s world renowned reputation, Cocorico is swiftly becoming the new must for après ski in Val d’Isere. An open-air terrace providing live bands and DJ entertainment every day. Its buzzing atmosphere and family friendly vibe is one for every member of your group. Don’t forget to let your chef and hosts know you will be late for supper, as this is one location you will not be escaping quickly.

Where to Dine…

La Panoramic

Famously known for being situated at the top of the Grand Motte glacier, as well as being the only restaurant in the French alps to swap its customers ski boots for slippers after a long morning skiing.This restaurant is guaranteed to take your fancy with its array of traditional gourmet dishes as well as its stunning panoramic views. Booking is recommended for this restaurant, with it being a popular choice for tourists.

L’Atelier d’Edmond

A Michelin Star restaurant located in Le Fornet ensures a fine dining experience you will not forget. Its array of fine wines, luxurious dishes and high-end service, this is an experience you will not want to miss.


Housed in a beautiful stone and wood chalet and accompanied by a terrace offering stunning view of the La Fornet Valley. L’Edelweiss is a must visit on a bluebird day, soak up the sun with a glass of rose or enjoy the live acoustic music whilst watching the sunset. This is an extraordinary addition to Val d’Isere’s array of mountain cuisine.

Artic Café

Start your day the right way at Artic Café. If your looking for something a little different, Artic are famous for their super-foods, natural smoothies and juices, guaranteed to fuel you for your days skiing.

Ski Schools

Want to explore the world-renowned ski terrain that Espace Killy has to offer? Be sure to hire a fully qualified guide to aid you in finding the best routes and conditions to allow you to excel your skiing to the next level. With some of the most well-known ski guides in the world, allow our award-winning concierge team to help you find the perfect guide for your next trip. We recommend New Generation, a British ski school, particularly known for their ski clinics and developer sessions, offering highly trained professional instructors ensured to provide you with an unforgettable day skiing.

Unforgettable Experiences

Camp Trappeaur Wilderness Camp

Camp Trappeaur Wilderness Camp is an experience not to be missed when visiting this spectacular resort. Combine a husky-led toboggan ride under the stars with a Savoyard meal in a yurt at this magical excursion.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the busy resort and spend the evening taking in the beautiful surroundings with a drink in hand by an open fire.


If you are a non-skier, or just simply a professional apres skier, there is bound to be something to take your fancy in the large resort of Val d’Isere. Val d’Isere has plenty to offer for all ages, both on and off the slopes. To find adrenaline pumping sports near the town head to La Daille for BMW Ice Driving or Tignes for an ice diving experience you will never forget.

Elegant Address Ski has over 700 luxury chalet and apartment rentals so be sure to contact us today to find your perfect property this winter. We pride ourselves in our expert knowledge and experience in all the resorts we cater for. Our team of specialist consultants deliver a bespoke service, unique to you.

August 14, 2018