Chalet Secret de Neige

  • France, Alpe d'Huez

  • 4.5

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A modern, contemporary take on a traditional alpine ski chalet, Secret de Neige provides beauty and comfort both inside and out. We're certain you'll fall in love with this chalet, with it's unique, quirky décor and it's elevated south-facing terrace where you'll find good views of the mountains day and night. Providing access to a heated ski room and a well deserved sauna, Chalet Secret de Neige doesn't need to try hard to tick all the right boxes. 

Ideal for groups 

With 6 bedrooms and the possibility to accommodate up to 14 people, invite your family - and your friends - to spend the week here. The attractive lounge area invites for socialising and relaxation after an active day on the runs. Due to it's large size, Secret de Neige is the ideal if you and your party are looking to spend quality time together away from home. Chalet Secret de Neige is available to book exclusively as well as room by room.

Perfect location

If you like hitting the slopes as early as possible and getting back in time for the après ski, you'll benefit choosing this catered ski chalet. Located 100 metres from the ski lifts and 150 metres from the busy and appealing resort centre of Alpe d'Huez, you'll be right in the heart of all the action. 

Relaxation facilities 

Make the most of the outdoors and enjoy breakfast on the large south-facing terrace, that is sure to get a lot of sunshine - alternatively, you can enjoy a glass of wine here in the evening and watch the sunset over the mountain peaks. 

Why is this and Inghams' Choice property?

Great for large groups - This catered ski chalet is an excellent choice if you and your group are looking to have a space to call your own on your ski holiday. The chalet provides everything you'll need for a week in the mountains, including a sauna and heated ski and boot room.

Ideal location - Secret de Neige allows you to maximise your time on the slopes as it is located a short distance from the ski lifts and the resort centre of Alpe d'Huez.

Modern design - Chalet Secret de Neige is a 4.5 star for good reason. Finished to an exceptionally high standard, the interior is a contemporary take on a traditional French wooden chalet.

Our chalets are going greener, so our mountains don't

Our menu is changing for the better. In all of our chalets we're giving you more choice, with both meat-free and meat options on offer throughout your stay. This is driven as part of our commitment to reduce our carbon footprint.

Added value

A selection of wine is included with chalet evening meals

Family discounts available, please see the family facilities section below

Save £100 per person on all Inghams' Choice holidays when you pre-book your lift pass and ski hire/carriage

Alpe d'Huez

  • 34 green runs, 31 blue runs, 30 red runs and 16 black runs
  • Resort altitude of 1,860 metres
  • Ski to Pic Blanc, the highest point in Alpe d'Huez at 3,330 metres

Alpe d'Huez is a lively ski resort and its position will make any skier or snowboarder happy. It has the double benefit of lying on high sunny plateau and being surrounded by an amazing snow bowl, with miles of varied and enjoyable runs and off piste opportunities. 

Skiing and snowboarding in Alpe d'Huez

This resort has everything to please no matter what your skiing ability is from wide open blues and greens to challenging black runs. There's 249km of skiing, giving you endless opportunities to explore and visit the different villages without feeling that you are doing the same run more than once. The altitude of the resort means that there is an excellent snow record, with the Sarenne Glacier and over 900 snow cannons, even late season skiing will have great conditions.

The Pic Blanc summit at 3,330m affords breath-taking views across the whole of the Southern Alps and provides a wonderful starting point for the Sarenne descent - one of the longest black runs in the world at fully 16km from top to bottom! Alpe d'Huez is ideal for snowboarders, providing two well maintained snow parks and plenty of boarder friendly cable cars and chair lifts. 

Where to stay in Alpe d'Huez

We offer a variety of accommodation in Alpe d'Huez, from self catering apartments, hotels with spa facilities and our own catered chalets. Many of the properties are situated close to the pistes and ski lifts making it incredibly easy to get onto the slopes. 

Bars and restaurants in Alpe d'Huez

With its lively apres scene, Alpe d'Huez has plenty of bars both on and off the mountain to keep you entertained. Head to the legendary La Folie Douce for an afternoon of dancing on the tables, if you prefer something a bit more laid back Smithys Tavern often has live music and streams live sports events. 

On the food front, there is a wide variety of restaurants suitable for all tastes and budgets. Enjoy restaurants serving regional specialities, cosy pizzerias or fine dining establishments. 

What's included in an Inghams holiday to Alpe d'Huez

Flights, transfers and accommodation based on self catering, bed & breakfast,  half board, full board or chalet catering. Please see the 'Ski extras' tab below for information on the optional extras including ski hire, lift pass and tuition. 

Skiing levels
Beginner
Intermediates
Advanced
Snowboard
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 250 km
Runs 34 31 30 16
Longest run 0 Km
Snowparks
Lifts Drag lifts 0, Chairlifts 0, Cablecars 0
Slope direction
Ski/resort bus True
Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 6

Occupancy

Available for sole occupancy groups. 

Sleeps 12-14 with six bedrooms.

Rooms

Accommodation Summary

Chalet Secret de Neige sleeps 14 people and has six spacious bedrooms and six modern bath/shower rooms. This chalet also provides access to a well-equipped kitchen, dining area, living room with fireplace, dressing room and sun terrace.

Ground Floor

Chalet Entrance

Ski boot room and sauna

Room 1 for two people with two double beds, shower and WC.

Room 2 for two people with twin beds, shower and WC. The WC is private and off the corridor so not ensuite

First Floor

Lounge and dining area with access to south-facing balcony

Room 3 for two people with a double bed, shower and WC.

Second Floor

Room 4 for two people with twin beds, shower and WC.

Room 5 for two or three people with double or twin beds and a single bed. The shower room and WC is private off the corridor (not ensuite) 

Room 6 for two or three people with double or twin beds, a single bed, shower and WC

Rooms 5 and 6 have a south facing view and the double/twin beds can be made up as you wish so please let us know if you have a preference at time of booking. 

All Inghams chalets have free Wi-Fi.

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No

Longitude: 6.0733066
Latitude: 45.090399

  • 100 metres to ski lifts
  • On the Avenue des Brandes
  • A few minutes' walk to the Rifnel Express, Romans and Marmottes-1 ski lifts, the slopes of the Bergers area and the ski school meeting place
  • Our partner ski hire shop is at Les Bergers
  • 150 metres to the resort centre.
  • Sports centre, Palais des Sports, is just over the road and the pool and other activities are included if you buy an 'Area + Leisure' lift pass
Facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the chalet 
  • Flat screen TV in the lounge
  • Parking outside the chalet
  • Sauna 
  • Large south-facing terrace
  • Heated ski and boot room
  • Lounge with fireplace
  • L'Occitane toiletries 
Family Facilities

Children 11 years and under are welcome in the chalet on any date where one group books the entire chalet for their exclusive use. Otherwise children are allowed on peak dates only. Please see our chalet page for more information. For Winter 2024/25 these dates are:

  • 14, 21 and 28 Dec
  • 15 and 22 Feb
  • 29 March, 5 and 12 April

 

Family discount offers

Book your next family ski holiday for winter 2024/25 and enjoy discounts when booking this family friendly hotel:

For more information on family ski holidays, and these discounts, please click here.

 

Meals

Our catered chalets mean there is no need to worry about a shopping trip whilst on holiday, as you will be looked after by us from arrival right to departure.

Breakfast

A continental buffet breakfast is available on 7 mornings of your holiday. There’ll be a selection of cereals, bread and pastries from a local bakery, jams and spreads, local cheeses and charcuterie, yogurts and fresh fruits. We have Nespresso coffee machines in each chalet, along with teas, infusions, hot chocolates and fruit juices.

For 6 mornings of your holiday there’s a classic full cooked breakfast available, starting from 8am. Your hosts will take an order from you and get it prepared ahead of your big day on the slopes. Options include free range eggs, sausages, bacon, halloumi, mushrooms and tomatoes.

Afternoon Tea

A fresh cake will be baked and ready for your return from the slopes, 6 days of the week. Perfect to pair with the selection of teas, hot chocolate and Nespresso coffee, that’re in your chalet for you whenever you fancy.

Evening Meal

A 4-course set menu will be cooked and served by your chalet hosts on 6 evenings of your holiday. You’ll start your evening with an Aperitif and nibbles, where we have a choice of Aperol Spritz, two Italian Proseccos from the Veneto region, one of which is a 0% alcohol option, beer and soft drinks.

The evening set menu has been designed to incorporate a variety of different cuisines, including classic French, Asian, Italian, Austrian and British dishes. One evening the menu will be a delicious regional dish, from the area you are staying in.

After each homemade dessert there’s a selection of cheeses with fresh bread, crackers and chutney, along with coffee, tea or infusions.

There will be special celebration menus on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve.

Wine and Drinks

During your evening meal guests can indulge in our carefully selected complimentary wine, which consists of a choice of 3 red, 3 white and 2 rosé. All of the wines have been carefully chosen so that there is a great variety and offer something to cater for all tastes and that pairs well with the menu.

For those guests that don’t drink wine, there is a selection of beer (both with and without alcohol), sparkling mineral water and soft drinks.

Sample Menu

Aperitif

Prosecco, Aperol Spritz, beer or soft drinks

Starter

Sweet potato and coconut soup

Choice of Main Course

Chicken chasseur

or

Baked aubergine and mushroom chasseur

Sides

Chive mash potato and green beans

Dessert

Lemon posset with shortbreads

Selection of French cheeses with fresh bread and chutney

Please note

Breakfast hot option, afternoon tea & dinner is 6 days per week due to chalet staff's day off. Our representatives are there to recommend and book a local restaurant in resort for the free evening.

Board basis options available

  • Chalet Catering

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Please let us know of any dietary requirements before your holiday, so we can be as prepared as possible.

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£2618
per person from £1309
Includes £50pp discount
04/01/2025 - 7 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
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