Brides Les Bains Ski Weekends

An excellent gateway to the Three Valleys at amazing value.

Ski Weekends in BRides les bains, FranceA great value resort which is a part of the Three Valleys, the largest ski area in the world!

  • Wide range of accoommodation
  • Huge 3 Valleys ski area - up to 600 kms
  • Quiet, picturesque spa town
  • 20 minute gondola ride takes you to the centre of Méribel
  • Good choice of bars and restaurants

Overview

Brides Les Bains may not have the glamour or nightlife of Méribel but it is an excellent base to access the same ski area for a short break. This historic spa town was linked to Meribel for the 1992 Olympics and the 20 minute gondola ride from the village takes you to the centre of Méribel. 

The town itself is an attractive place to stay with several health spas, including the luxurious Grand Thermal spa, and a casino. 

 

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Ski Area 600km
Resort Altitude 1850m
Top Lift 3200m
Longest Run 8km
No. of Slopes 318
No. of Lifts 180
No. of bars, restaurants 87
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LA BELLE GRAND-MERE

The Three Valleys ski area climbs all of the way up to a peak of 3200m, which helps maintain the domains excellent snow record, keeping the snow in good condition throughout the season. The lift system of the Trois Vallees is constantly evolving and improving. An example of speed improvement is the new Plattieres 1 gondola which has carved nearly 65% of it's journey time (down from 25 minutes to just 9!).

BRIDES LES BAINS Skiing & Boarding

Intermediate and Advanced skiers have numerous options within the Three Valleys, from the steeper and faster skiing found near Val Thorens (the highest resort in Europe) to the famous 76km circuit (achievable in one day, thanks to the excellent lift network). The circuit spans the entire Three Valleys domain, taking in a great cross section of slopes and terrain. 

The Three Valleys offers excellent snowboarding with heaps of variety where skiers and boarders can cover alot of mileage in one day, without having to see the same slopes twice!  There is an extensive range of runs for all abilities and glacier access alongside our snow assurance if you are worried about snowfall, although to be fair this is one of the most snow-sure ski areas in Europe! 

BRIDES LES BAINS SKIING & BOARDINGMeribel offers excellent English speaking ski schools and many of the learner slopes are up high, thus ensuring the beginners of good snow conditions. Circuits of easy runs and wide slopes help boost confidence.

BRIDES LES BAINS SKIING & BOARDINGThe Après-ski in Meribel is one very big plus point for this resort! The large British presence in the resort, ensures some interesting and exciting nights can be had! The shear variety of bars and restaurants ensures that all tastes and appetites are catered for. Dick's T Bar is known throughout the ski world, and a great place to start (or finish!) the night.

ITINERARY GUIDE

Wednesday to Sunday SUNday to WEDnesday

WEDNESDAY 17:25 - 18:30 Flight departure from UK airports
20:15 - 20:55 Flight arrivals in Geneva airport
21:20 Airport Meet & Greet + Transfers to resort
00:00 Arrival in Brides les Bains for last orders!

THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY07:30 Breakfast – Lift passes brought to your table (if pre-booked)*
08:30 Ski or Board hire fitting (if necessary)*
08:30 - 09:00 Ski lifts open
09:00 - 09:30 Lessons start (if required)*
17:00 /17:30 Ski lifts close
17:30 Afternoon tea and cakes*
20:00 3 courses evening meal served

sundaySame as previous days, then:
16:00 Transfer leaves resort to Geneva airport
20.35 - 21:50 Flights depart from Geneva to UK airports
21:10 - 22:25 Arrivals in UK airports (Local time)

SUNDAY06:00 - 06:15 Flight departure from UK airports
08:45 - 08:50 Flight arrivals in Geneva airport
09:15 Airport Meet & Greet + Transfers to resort
11:45 Arrival in Meribel - Lift passes brought to you (if pre-booked)*
12:15 Ski or Board hire fitting (if necessary)*
13:00 Half Day skiing starts
14:00 Lessons start (if required)*
17:00/17:30 Ski lifts close
17:30 Afternoon tea and cakes*
20:00 3 courses evening meal served

Monday AND Tuesday07:30 Breakfast
08:30 - 09:00 Ski lifts open
09:00 - 09:30 Lessons start (if required)*
09.00 - 17.30 Ski all day
17:30 Afternoon tea and cakes*
20:00 3 courses evening meal served

wednesdaySame as previous days, then:
16:00 Transfer leaves Brides les Bains to Geneva airport
20.35 - 21:50 Flights depart from Geneva to UK airports
21:10 - 22:25 Arrivals in UK airports (Local time)

Times are a guide and may be subject to change. They do not allow for travel delays. Transfers are shared with other guests and accommodate different flight times.

*Brides Les Bains hotelst: Lift passes, ski hire and lessons can be booked on arrival with Hotel Reception (not available to pre-book). Afternoon tea not available in this hotel.