Conditions on the Grand Motte glacier, Val Claret, remain absolutely awesome! A foot of fresh snow fell earlier in the week and the sun has been shining.
The white stuff has properly arrived now in Tignes, and the snow line is now well below Tignes Les Boisses as you can see by this picture of our terrace at Chalet Hotel Les Melezes.
The Grande Motte glacier re-opened on Sat 25th Sept 2010, & our first guests arrived for Autumn Ski & Board Camp 2010.
What a brilliant weekend we had!
These shots were taken on Sunday & Monday by our reservations team Jo & Jude who had nipped over to Tignes for the weekend & are now back in the UK ready to take your bookings!
The Edge2edge Ski & Board Camp 2010 goes on sale from Fri 23rd April 2010.
We are pleased to announce rates will not be increased….
Roger is pleased to announce the birth of his 2nd daughter yesterday!
You can still enjoy plenty of skiing in Tignes! We have some availability at Chalet Hotel Les Melezes for our bargain 3 night short breaks between now & early May.
What’s more… now airspace has re-opened you can even fly to Geneva & take advantage of our free evening transfer service!
Ski & Board Camp 2009 is now completely fully booked.
We’re sorry if you missed out on our amazing bargain 3 night short ski breaks this Autumn – the response to our offer has been overwhelming! Ski & Board Camp will be back again in 2010 (end of Sept till mid Dec), & will go on sale in May 2010.
Snow fell in many parts of the Alps this week. Staff in 2 of our resorts report:-
San Cassiano, Alta Badia, Dolomiti Superski, Italy
Ski & Board Camp 2009 started 26/09/09 at Les Melezes, Tignes Les Boisses, with a special opening Gala weekend.
Guardian Travel writer Rupert Mellor was among our guests & today’s issue of the Sunday Observer (Travel section) includes a full page article by him describing his “first snowboarding trip of the season, a bargain long weekend in Tignes”.
Following last winter’s success of our affordable 3 night short breaks in Les Coches, Paradiski, we are now offering 4 night short breaks at Chalet Hotel Les Melezes, Tignes Les Boisses, Espace Killy.
You can arrive ANY DAY, stay 4 nights & get 4 days on the slopes by using our FREE evening transfer service from Geneva airport!
We are thrilled to announce that Jo Kinghorn winner of the ITV show “School for Cooks”, will be working for MountainSun this coming winter at Chalet Mazot in Les Coches, Paradiski.
Her prize for winning the ITV show in 2007 was a 6 month apprenticeship at Michelin-starred Midsummer House, & she was employed there at the end of her training.