This spacious, chic modern apartment is situated in a fantastic location with ski in and ski out access.
Decorated to a high standard in a contemporary alpine style the apartment has a large open plan living area with two sets of sliding glass doors that flood the room with light and lead out onto a sunny balcony. The sitting area has two comfortable sofas and an armchair centred around a log fireplace and flat-screen TV.
The fully equipped modern kitchen runs the length of the room and includes everything you need to self-cater including a full-size oven, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher and large fridge freezer.
For relaxation, the apartment includes a sauna where you can soothe any aching muscles and warm yourself through to the bone. There is also satellite TV, music system and WiFi access.
The apartment can sleep up to six in three rooms which are configured as follows:
- Bedroom 1: Double room with ensuite bath, walk-in shower, double hand basin andWC. It also has access to a balcony.
- Bedroom 2: Double room with ensuite shower and hand basin.
- Bedroom 3: Double room with ensuite shower room and access to a balcony.
This property is let on a self-catering basis, however, this doesn’t mean you need to cook for yourself! There are a number of private chefs you can book who can prepare your meals for the full week or the odd night. Alternatively, you could opt for a food delivery service.
Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Families & Kids
You’ll need to book your own childcare, when staying here. There is a great choice of childcare options in Meribel 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 Meribel - Rond Point, France
You’ll need to book your own transfers, when staying here. Your main options are shared or private transfers, but consider whether you would prefer a door-to-door service or a (generally cheaper) “communal” drop-off point at your destination.
Also see: Transfers to Meribel, France
You’ll need to book your own ski hire, when staying here. There are many choices for hiring equipment. Generally, you’re best off choosing somewhere close for ease of access, & less far to carry your kit, easier to make changes, and quicker to return and pay at the end. Nevertheless, many suppliers will deliver and some snow-front rental stores offer ski lockers, so it’s worth checking out all the options.
Also see: Ski Hire in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Lifts & Passes
You can book all your lift passes directly though this company and they will be ready for you when you arrive in resort so you can avoid those ticket office queues.
Also see: Ski Pass Options in Meribel, France
Instructors & Lessons
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own ski or snowboard lessons. Tuition is strongly recommended for complete beginners and is always a good idea whatever your level to perfect your technique. Group lessons are a great way for children to learn with their peers whilst giving you some free time on the slopes. Groups are also a generally cheaper option for adults, however, with a private instructor you’ll have undivided attention and be able to progress at your own pace.
Also see: Ski School in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Meribel 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 Meribel - Rond Point, France
There are two underground parking spaces included with this property.
The Méribel Valley is one of the most popular ski destinations for British skiers thanks to its world class skiing, charming chalet-style architecture and village atmosphere. The resort was founded in the 1930s by a British skier, Peter Lindsay, and it has remained true to his vision: villages of chalet-style buildings set amongst trees. The Meribel valley is ideally placed at the heart of les 3 Vallees ski area and offers state-of-the-art lifts and snow-making facilities. Meribel has a wide range of up-market chalets and hotels as well as bustling apres-ski, high-end shopping and excellent sporting facilities.
Méribel Centre is the largest village in the valley offering the widest choice of accommodation, shops, sporting activities, restaurants and nightlife. The heart of Méribel Centre is located at the bottom of the village where there is the largest choice of shops and services. The resort spreads from here up the hillside, with smaller centres of shops and restaurants at Altitude 1600 and le Plateau. With its chalet-style architecture and woodland setting, Méribel is considered one of the most beautiful of France’s purpose-built resorts.
Méribel Centre’s restaurants offer something for everyone from fine dining or local cuisine to burgers and takeaway pizzas. The centre of town and Route de la Montée offer the widest selection of restaurants, and Morel and le Rond point areas also have several good French/International cuisine restaurants each. The hotels on the main piste running through Meribel offer good quality lunches on their restaurant sun terraces – ideal places for dining in the sun right on the slopes.
Also see: Restaurants in Meribel - Rond Point, France
A trip to the scenic Altiport area above Méribel is a must for its stunning views of the valley. In winter, the Altiport hosts the beginner pistes, cross-country ski and walking trails, themed walking paths and sledding area, plus tourist flights on planes equipped with skis. In summer, you can play golf and set out on hikes from here, or simply enjoy two of the valley's best restaurant terraces.
Also see: Book My Sightseeing
Things to Do Nearby
Méribel offers a wide range of sporting activities, both winter and summer. In winter, you can enjoy skiing the 600km of pistes of Les 3 Vallées ski area with its snow parks, fun zones and cross-country trails. The resort’s Olympic Centre offers swimming, ice-skating, fitness, indoor climbing and bowling. Walking trails link the various villages and the adventurous can try activities such as paragliding, husky-sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, inner tubing, big air bags etc. In summer, Méribel offers mountain biking, hiking, an 18-hole golf course, tennis, kids’ clubs, flying, via ferrata and many more outdoor activities. If you prefer to be indoors, Méribel also has a cinema with films in English, regular exhibitions and a host of organised events from International Magic Festivals to regular live music. The resort also boasts six spas for pampering and relaxation.
Also see: Things To Do in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Méribel's 18-hole golf course is located at the Altiport area, a few minutes' drive above the centre of the village. It has a driving range, practice area and club house. The Club holds regular competitions throughout the summer; the course is closed in winter.
Also see: Golf Courses in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Méribel lies at the heart of the 3 Valleys, making it the ideal base to explore this giant ski area. Meribel’s main lift hub, la Chaudanne, is located at the foot of the resort. It can be accessed via the main piste which runs through the resort or via the free Meribus service. From la Chaudanne, fast, comfortable gondola lifts whisk you to both sides of the Meribel valley or to the Courchevel and Belleville valleys. the For those staying higher in Méribel centre, the Morel and Adret chairlifts give access to the Saulire side of the valley, so avoiding the sometimes busy Chaudanne area.
Also see: Ski Areas in Meribel, France
The area around the Tourist Office in Méribel Centre offers the liveliest après-ski scene, with live music and DJs playing at a variety of bars. For a more chic, upmarket venue, Méribel’s offers a choice of smart lounge bars in the resort’s four and five-star hotels. Méribel has two nightclubs, one at the Olympic Centre and the other in the Mussillon area.
Also see: Bars in Meribel - Rond Point, France
Location: Meribel - Rond Point
Catering Basis: Self-catered
Property Style: Apartment
Run By: Agent/Operator
Vibe / Atmosphere: Chic | Traditional & Modern mix
Sleeps: Sleeps 3
Bedrooms: 6 bedroom
Bookings For: Lift Passes
Cleaning: Linen Provided
Access: Ski to door
Room: Balcony | Open fire | Ski Locker | Underfloor Heating
Car-parking: Parking on property
Entertainment: Computer | Music system | Satellite TV | WiFi / Internet
Kitchen/Laundry: Cooker / Oven | Dishwasher | Fridge-freezer | Iron & Board | Microwave | Tea / Coffee Maker | Tumble Dryer | Washing Machine
Spa & Fitness: Sauna
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter