The Montana is a welcoming ski to door hotel located right in the centre of the excellent 3 Valleys resort of La Tania, in Courchevel. The hotel relaxation area, for those who wish to wind down in style, offers swimming pool, sauna and steam room. Expect attentive staff, fine food and great location in a world class ski destination.
Location, location! You couldn’t be better located! After a delicious and hearty skier's breakfast you can walk out of the hotel’s ski room, snap on your skis and just metres away you will find the main gondola lift, which whisks you straight up to the famous 3 Valleys ski area. Choose Meribel one day and maybe Courchevel the next, explore Val Thorens and Les Menuires, here you have one of the finest ski areas in the world at your fingertips.
La Tania enjoys some of the best and longest descents in the whole of the 3 Valleys and some of the most snow sure slopes, due to their northern orientation.
Included in our half board package is a hearty breakfast buffet with delicious cooked options. Freshly baked cakes and afternoon tea, coffee & hot chocolate will await guests at the lounge area, where a large log fire place and comfortable sofas compliment the warm and relaxing atmosphere. Our three course à la carte dinners are filled with classic dishes presented with a local Savoyard touch. Evening meals are enjoyed in our lovely restaurant with beautiful ski slope views.
The Montana licensed bar serves draft beers, wines, spirits and excellent coffees all day.
There is no evening meal on a Tuesday and Friday evening.
All Bedrooms in the Montana are bright and spacious, with magnificent views over the ski slopes and surrounding mountains. They benefit from ensuite bathroom, telephone, satellite TV (French & English channels), wonderful Alpine décor and most have a balcony.
OUR 'ON THE SNOW' SERVICE
iGO SKI Hosts and Representatives will be on hand from the moment you arrive to answer any questions you may have and help with any lessons you may require. They will deliver pre-booked lift passes straight to you and fast-track you through the ski shops for pre-booked ski & board hire, so you can make the most of your time in the mountains. Remember that pre-booked ski & board hire will always guarantee the best prices, saving you up to 50% and making your holiday completely hassle-free!
Swimming pool, sauna and steam room
HOLIDAY INCLUDES: Hotel Accommodation, Return Flights, Transfers, Half Board Catering (breakfast, afternoon tea & cakes, 3 courses evening meal). Hotel Hosts, Bed Linen, Towels, Taxes.
|Wednesday to Sunday||SUNday to WEDnesday|
WEDNESDAY 17:25 - 18:30 Flight departure from UK airports
THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY07:30 Breakfast – Lift passes brought to your table (if pre-booked)
sundaySame as previous days, then:
SUNDAY06:00 - 06:15 Flight departure from UK airports
Monday AND Tuesday07:30 Breakfast
wednesdaySame as previous days, then:
|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.
With a prestigious 3 Valleys location, La Tania is sandwiched between Courchevel and Meribel in the heart of one of Europe's largest and finest ski areas (600+kms of piste!). It offers skiers the ultimate in choice with route 1 access to the best of the 3 Valleys at their fingertips. The slopes here are impeccably groomed and suitable for all levels of skier.
With a traffic free centre, you can ski to the shops, to the bars and even to the ski lift! Quite a rarity in any sprawling ski resort nowadays! There are excellent facilities which include indoor climbing, tenpin bowling, ice karting, dog sledding and ice skating. Live music and late night venues can be found most nights. Our Hotel Montana offers convenient apres ski and happy hour prices for guests.
There are many mountain restaurants in the 3 Valleys and 2 of the closest to La Tania are:
Le Bouc Blanc: Situated at the top of the La Tania gondola this lovely restaurant is within easy access to non-skiers. It’s a pleasant wood clad building with a mixed menu and a large terrace.
Le Roc Tania: Take the Dou des Lanches lift after the La Tania gondola. It has a great menu of mountain favourites, a large sun terrace and spectacular 360 degree views.
Restaurants In Town
In La Tania you will find a small, but great range of restaurants. Here you will find simple take out menus located next to an internationally recognised gourmet award winning establishment.
Snack-Bar Le Snow Food : If you are after a quick bite, this is the place to be! Great for sandwiches, paninis and pizzas.
Restaurant La Ferme de La Tania: Homely place right at the end of the Folyères piste that has a terrace for sunny days and serves up everything from crepes to local Savoyard specialities
Restaurant Les Chanterelles: Famous for its savoury crepes and other dishes including “cripites" – a kind of thin pizza which are the chef’s speciality.
Restaurant Les Marmottons: Serves Savoyard specialties as well as, once again, pizzas. Every Thursday night there’s a special meal of mussels and chips!
Le Farçon: Michelin star awarded restaurant, this is the one to go for gourmet French cuisine. Despite having a prestigious name around the 3 Vallees, they still offer great value for money with set menus and 3 courses lunches. The chef's speciality is suckling pig feast!
There are a handful of bars in La Tania and wthey are usually buzzing with visiting Brits.
Le Chrome Bar: Usually lively thanks to happy hours and live music all season long. There are big screen TVs showing sports and a fast food service at lunch and dinner.
Pub Le Ski Lodge: As they say: “the most well known meeting places for the English community in the 3 Valleys.” It runs happy hour offers, concerts and themed evenings. It’s usually busy as soon as the lifts close, if not sooner, and is open unti 2am. It also has lunch and dinner menus.
La Taïga Lounge: The space aims to offer something a little more sophisticated in the shape of a modern styled cocktail bar. It is located just across the main road from the Troika beginners piste in the resort centre.
There is a free ski bus service between La Tania and Courchevel and it departs from the main road behind our Montana Hotel. Courchevel retains its premier position as the most stylish place to ski in France. This ski resort has it all! Courchevel 1850 is a shopping Mecca, with over 150 shops spread along the roadside through the resort. Along with all holiday essentials you will find high class fashion boutiques, galleries and jewellers.
Chic Altitude is the place to buy Swarovski, Jean Paul Gaultier and Barbara Rihl and 1850 Parfum is one of several parfumeries. Several great ski shops sell the top skiwear brands skiwear. Jean Blanc Sports, for example stocks brands including Bogner, Killy, Spyder and Sun Valley.
The Hall de La Croisette holds Art Exhibitions;
Le Forum is great for bowling;
The Local Cinema shows the latest films;
Maison de la Montagne offers wall climbing;
The Local Fitness Centre is available for the fitness buffs;
The Courchevel Aeroclub offers flying courses;
And much more, such as helicopter sight-seeing flights, hot air ballooning, karting, ice skating, nordic walks, paragliding, quad biking on snow, snowshoeing, tobogganing and winter hiking.
|Lift Pass Type||
|Adult 13-64 yrs||£138||£163||£181||£217|
|Child 5-12 yrs||£110||£130||£144||£174|
Local area pass covers La Tania & Courchevel.
Extended area pass covers The 3 Vallees over 600km (La Tania, Courchevel, Brides-Les-Bains, Les Allues, Meribel, Val Thorens, Saint Martin De Belleville, Les Menuires & Orelle).
Ski & Board Hire
Pre-book your equipment hire to guarantee our best rates, as prices are higher in resort. To make things smoother and hassle-free on arrival our ‘On the Snow Service’ is available for all guests pre-booking ski hire. Our iGO SKI Representatives will be on hand from the moment you arrive to answer any questions and fast-track you through the ski shops, so you can make the most of your time in the mountains.
|Skis & Boots||3 days
|Economy skis & boots||£49.90||£59.90|
|Discovery skis & boots||£59.90||£69.90|
|Performance skis & boots||£69.90||£79.90|
|Excellence skis & boots||£89.90||£99.90|
|Child skis & boots (6-11yrs)||£39.90||£49.90|
|Board Only||3 days
|Board Hire (Discovery)||£49.90||£59.90|
|Board Hire (Performance)||£64.90||£74.90|
|Board & Boots||3 days
|Board hire (Discovery) & boots||£69.90||£79.90|
|Board hire (Performance) & boots||£89.90||£99.90|
|Child board with boots (7-12 yr )||£49.90||£59.90|
Price Match Guarantee: So confident are we of our prices, that we will price-match any comparable deal that you find at the time of booking (for a like-for-like set of ski or board hire).
Economy, Discovery or Performance level?
Snowboards are only offered in two grades - Discovery and Performance. Skis however can come in 3 grades. Please use the following guide:
|Economy||Beginner to Intermediates (0-6 weeks experience)|
|Discovery||Intermediates (6-12 weeks experience)|
|Performance||Advanced (12+ weeks experience)|
We bring pre-booked lift passes to you on arrival
Get to the slopes faster
Best quality skis and boards.
No waiting in long queues.
Not having to navigate yourself around resort on arrival.
How to pre-book:Contact us now with your order. Or call us now on 0203 393 4671.
Ski hire Quality Assurance:Our suppliers only use a high quality of skis and boards which are 70% new stock at the start of every season. The other 30% is either 1 or 2 seasons old but exceptionally well maintained and serviced each weekend and during the week if required.
They will also provide kit changes and alterations throughout the week, if necessary, and a professional fitting service that ensures you are not skiing on low grade or unsuitable gear, which can hinder your progress.
We will make sure that you get treated well and do not get any illegitimate credit card swipes for damages to kit. Please understand that we cannot help you with skis or equipment if you book independently or using non-endorsed suppliers.
Lift Passes in more detail:Over 65's are advised to buy ski passes on the transfer coach from our reps where they can get updated information on any current Senior discounts (subject to local terms & conditions). Seniors require a passport photo to purchase their passes.
Children under 4 yrs are advised to buy ski passes on the transfer coach from our reps because they may qualify for a free pass (subject to local terms & conditions).
Complete Beginners are advised to buy ski passes on the transfer coach from our reps because their first 3 days may only involve nursery slopes where lifts are free in some resorts (subject to local terms & conditions).