Accommodation Les Deux Alpes
There is a bewildering choice of accommodation in Les Deux Alpes, most of it refreshingly affordable and close to a ski lift. Venosc is the smarter and quieter end of town.
Hotel Le Côte Brune
A small, 18 room, family run hotel, three-minutes walk from the Jandri Gondola, which provides quick access to the main ski area. It is simple but cosy and serves good, local food. Now iwth the Umbrella Bar.
Address: 6 Rue Côte Brune. Tel: +33 47 680 5489. Web: www.hotel-cotebrune.com.
Chalet Mounier, Venosc
Built by Pierre Balme, a Venosc native, in the late 1870s to attract tourists in the summer. Today the beautifully renovated and extended chalet is tucked away in a quiet spot in Venosc and has large rooms, a swanky spa and excellent restaurant.
Address: 2, Rue de la Chapelle Tel: 0033 476 805690
Le Cortina is a slick, modern apartment block located towards the Venosc end of Les Deux Alpes and near the Diable gondola. Apartments are well-appointed and range from two to five bedrooms.
Address: Place de Venosc Tel: 0844 576 0170.
Hotel Mariande, Venosc
A popular, well-run three-star hotel that's located in the quieter Venosc part of town very close to the Venosc gondola. The half-board rates are good value for money.
Address: 12 Rue des Écoles Tel: +33 47 6805 060
The four-star Alpina Lodge has direct access to the slopes and is located right in the centre of the resort. It contains 12 spacious, well-equipped self-catering apartments decorated in traditional, Alpine style with heavy wooden beams and furniture. No restaurant, but a meal delivery service provides guests with a good selection of pre-prepared dishes and for which you pay locally.
Chemin de la Claparelle Tel: 0844 576 0170