While Paris may be the most popular city in France, it is not the only reason why so many tourists flock to France. Those who are looking for a more extreme and heart-pounding time while staying in France actually go to the eastern part of the country, which is home to many of the world’s most dangerous sports, one of which includes skiing.
Many villages in eastern France are famous for being some of the best ski resorts in the country. And even though this part of the world may be far from the actual homes of tourists, they can feel right at home by choosing to stay in a French chalet.
Many believe that skiing in France is an option reserved only for the rich, but there are actually several chalets in France that can be rented for a very affordable price. Below you’ll find ski all chalets in France that not only are famous among visitors, but are also convenient and affordable places to stay in while you and your family or friends are skiing in the Alps.
Where You Can Stay While Skiing in France
La Galise – One of the coziest chalets in Tignes, Le Galise is a simple 2-room chalet that was renovated in 2007. This chalet also contains dining room, and a living room with a flat screen TV. It also has its own self-catering kitchenette that is complete with an oven, 4 hotplates, a ceramic glass hob, a microwave oven and an electric coffee machine. Although La Galise is close to many stores, restaurants and tourist spots in the village, it is located quite from the ski lifts, with the nearest ski lift being 800 meters away. La Galise contains one bedroom and can house up to 6 guests.
Les Hirondelles – Les Hirondelles is one of the more affordable chalets to stay in while skiing in Chamonix, France. But don’t let its affordability fool you into thinking that Les Hirondelles isn’t worth staying in. In fact Les Hirondelles is also a very cozy and comfortable chalet to stay in. Not only that, it also has a beautiful view of Mont Blanc that can be viewed from the terrace.
Les Hirondelles is a 3-bedroom chalet that was renovated in 2007. It contains 2 bedrooms, a spacious living room, dining room, an open fireplace, and even satellite TV. Les Hirondelles also has a self serving kitchenette with 4 hotplates, an oven, dishwasher, and a microwave oven. Les Hirondelles is 800 meters away from the nearest ski lift, 400 meters away from any public transport, and 1 km away from the nearest golf course in the area.
Although it is quite far from the nearest ski lift, many people prefer to stay in Les Hirondelles because it is more peaceful, it offers a great view of the mountain, and it is a more affordable option when compared to other chalets in the village. It even has its own private garden. Les Hirondelles has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and can cater up to 6 persons.