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Hotel Vancouver (Plagne Soleil)

  • Paradiski Ski Area, France, La Plagne

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With high quality accommodation, stunning views and excellent leisure facilities, this good value hotel offers great skiing convenience and is a good choice for all.

Added value

Paradiski 6 day Adult, Senior and Child Pass for the Price of a Local La Plagne Pass

Welcome Drink on Arrival

Free ¼ Litre of Wine Per Person with Dinner

For departures on 4 & 11 Jan and 21 & 28 Mar

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 50
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 5
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 3

All rooms have twin or double beds (please specify preference when booking), bath with shower head attachment or shower room, WC, bed linen, towels, toiletries, hairdryer, telephone, flat screen cable / satellite TV with English speaking channels, WiFi and a balcony. 

  • Attic Superior Double Rooms (A2) sleep 2 people.
  • Attic Superior Double Rooms (F1) are also available for sole occupancy (additional supplement - available on request).
  • Single Rooms (G1) are available on request.
  • Standard Double Rooms (B2) sleep 2 people with private balcony. 
  • Family Rooms (C4) sleep 3 - 4 people. Additional bunk beds (suitable for 2 children).
  • Family Comfort Rooms (D4) sleep 3 - 4 people. Additional sleeping area with pull out beds and small kitchenette area.

Please note that the D4 rooms are on the 4th and 5th floor. The balcony is not suitable for small children.

Interconnecting rooms are available on request (subject to availability).

Bedroom facilities

  • Availability of a cot
  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer

Accessibility

  • Adapted rooms are available on request
  • Lifts have access to all floors except the 5th floor
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Meals

  • 3 Course evening meals with choice of menu
  • Courses include buffet starters, choice of main course, dessert and cheese buffet
  • Continental buffet breakfast with additional hot options
  • No of restaurants: 1
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:
    • On site
  • Dress code for restaurants:
    • Informal
  • Breakfast service:
    • Continental buffet breakfast with additional hot options 
    • Served between 7.30 - 10 am
  • Lunch service:

    Not included

  • Dinner service:
    • 3 Course evening meals with choice of menu
    • Courses include buffet starter, choice of main, dessert and cheese buffet
    • Children receive a set dish of the day (alternatively the buffet starters, desserts and cheese are available to choose from)
    • Further choices are available from the a la carte menu (additional supplement, paid locally)
    • Served between 7.30 - 9.30 pm

     

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

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

La Plagne

The superb ski area of la Plagne is a well connected and extensive ski area with a glacier, plenty of tree lined runs and a good choice of mountain restaurants for lunch. The well designed resort comprises some ten villages, each with its own character and infrastructure. Plagne 1800 has all the individual wooden chalets and along with the aptly named Belle Plagne is the most scenic, whilst Plagne Soleil is ideally situated in a sunny bowl and offers easy ski in/ ski out accommodation. Plagne Centre provides quick and easy access to the slopes and is the focal point for shops and apres ski. 

Skiing Levels
  • Beginners
  • Intermediates
  • Advanced
  • Snowboard
  • Cross Country

Mountain Facts
  • Ski area 425 km
  • Runs
    12
    128
    79
    37
  • Longest run 7 Km
  • Snowparks

    2 snowparks

  • Lifts Drag lifts 43, Chairlifts 58, Cablecars 4
  • Slope direction N,E,W
  • Ski/resort bus True

Things to do in resort

Restaurants, food and drink

La Plagne is a Shangri La for food loving skiers and snowboarders. There are plenty of excellent restaurants serving delicious, traditional French dishes. For lunch, we recommend the lovely Le Chalet du Friolin. Nestled in a beautiful valley on the way to Montchavin, this delightful restaurant just off the pistes serves excellent French cuisine and the terrace has the added advantage of being a real sun-trap too. Le Matafan restaurant in Belle Plagne is another firm favourite here at Inghams. This charmingly, rustic restaurant serves traditional Savoyard cuisine. When we visited for dinner we sampled the delicious beaufortain – a cross between fondue and raclette.

Après, bars, clubs and nightlife

The après scene in La Plagne isn’t focused on one single area but instead spread between the many villages. This has led to a diverse range of options for the die-hard aprés skier – from cozy pubs, via igloo themed bars to open-air bars with DJ performances by the piste. Scotty’s is one of the best known après bars in resort, thanks in part to its location right at the bottom of the Olympic run in Plagne Centre. Another good option is Le Saloon, an American themed bar in Belle Plagne is one of the best places on the mountain to party all night. Perfectly located in the centre of Plagne 1800 and with its quirky, mining inspired décor and regular live music, Bar La Mine, is another fantastic place to spend a night out.

Shopping

Winter sports is the principle past-time in La Plagne and this is reflected in the number of sports shops selling mountain equipment and clothing. Away from the usual winter sports services there are plenty of tabacs selling souvenirs and postcards to send home to friends and family. Visitors to La Plagne staying in self-catering accommodation will find Spar supermarkets located across the resort.

Spas and relaxation

Many of the hotels throughout La Plagne provide spa and wellness facilities, including the Hotel Carlina in Belle Plagne which has a sauna, whirlpool and Turkish bath; the Hotel Araucaria in Plagne Centre has excellent spa facilities including a hammam, pool and sauna; and the Les Granges du Soleil Apartments in Plagne Soleil has a Jacuzzi and a sauna. All offer beauty treatments which you can purchase locally.

It couldn’t be easier to get straight from the slopes to the sauna when you stay at either the Hotel Vancouver or the Sun Valley Apartments. Both offer door-step skiing complete with an indoor pool, sauna and steam room. Available to the public, there is an open-air, heated pool in Plagne Bellecôte where the water is kept at a toasty 29°C. It’s a relaxing and unique way to experience the mountains of La Plagne.

Arts, culture and events

Throughout the season La Plagne buzzes with a thriving calendar of events, both cultural and sporting. The resort consistently hosts professional competitions and tournaments including the Ice Climbing World Championship in early February and the FIS Telemark World Championships in late March, fantastic spectator events for any visitor to La Plagne.

From folk to jazz via rock-n-roll and dance, the Snow Music Festival entertains skiers both on and off the mountain in early February. An eclectic range of musical genres are performed live and in the open-air, with performances lasting until late into the day. Later in the month the Festi'Gliss is your opportunity to road-test some of the latest and wackiest inventions created for getting down the mountain. This surreal showcase will let you test such modes of transport as the yooner, the airboard, the snake gliss and the snowscoot (to name but a few).

The season ends in La Plagne with a massive party. The Subli’Cimes transforms six separate summits into differently themed areas, truly highlighting the diversity of the resort. From adrenaline junky activities to magic shows and beauty treatments, the entertainment on offer is genuinely eclectic.


For more information on travel and transport visit our La Plagne page

Extras

Winter 2019/20 Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition


SPECIAL OFFER ON EQUIPMENT HIRE

Save up to £76 per person

Book your lift pass with us and we’ll give you 50% off equipment hire or carriage. See our Ski Inclusive page for details. 

FREE Paradiski lift pass upgrade offer for adult, child and senior passes - Departures 4 & 11 Jan, 21 & 28 Mar 2020

FREE child lift pass offer (5-12yrs) when 2 adults pre-book Paradiski Premium passes - Departures 21 Dec, 4 Apr & 11 Apr 2020

FREE Paradiski afternoon on day of arrival when buying a 6 day pass

Lift Passes Days Adult
13-64
Child*
5-12
Senior*
65-74
Family 
2 Ad & 2 Ch 5-17
Paradiski 6 £263 £208 £208 £889
Local 6 L £206
H £229
L £165
H £180
L £165
H £180
L £634
H £764

L (14-20 Dec & 18 April-end of season), H (21 Dec - 17 April)

*0-4yrs Free (issued in resort, photo required) /*75+ arrange pass locally (free but the ski card is €10)

 

Equipment Description Blue Red Black
Adult 13+ Skis £87 £101 £114
Skis & Boots £117 £136 £153
Snowboard - £101 £114
Snowboard & boots - £136 £153
Child* 6-12 Skis & boots - £63 -
Snowboard & boots - £63 -

Equipment Hire (6 days) – Please see here for description of hire categories.

*White category skis/boots available for children aged 3-5: £50

*Snowboard & boots 8-12yrs.

 

Tuition
(1800, Soleil & Centre)
Days Hours Adult
(13+)
Child*
(5-12yrs) 
Ski  6 2.5-3 hrs per day £155 L/£186 H £155 L/£186 H
Snowboard £155 L/£214 H £155 L/£214 H

 

Tuition
(Belle Plagne)
Days Hours Adult
(13+)
Child*
(3-12yrs) 
Ski  6 3 hrs per day £187 L/£209 H £187 L/£209 H
Snowboard £200 L/£211 H £166 L/£216 H

H (21 Dec - 3 Jan, 8 Feb - 6 March & 4 Apr - end of season) L (all other dates)

*Child snowboard tuition 8-12yrs.

All lessons are in the morning. Timings are: Sun: 9:30am-12pm, Mon-Fri: 9:15am-12pm except weeks of 8, 15, 22 & 29 Feb when the times are Sun-Fri 9:15am-12pm and from 8 Mar onwards when the times are Sun: 9:30am-12:15pm, Mon-Fri 9:15am-12:15pm.

Prices and supplements are correct at time of printing. Up-to-date prices will be confirmed at time of booking.

Facilities

  • Ski to door access
  • La Plagne ski school is a 3 minute drive away 

 

  • Spa with heated indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room and whirlpool (Free)
  • Lounge with fireplace
  • Bar with billiards table
  • Ski in / ski out access
  • Restaurant
  • Heated ski equipment storage room
  • Ski shop on site
  • Indoor covered car parking (€10 per day - paid locally)
  • WiFi (Free)
  • Games room

Local Fees and Taxes

Resort tax €1.65 per person, per day (under 18's Free of charge) paid locally


Family Facilities

  • Baby cots are available on request (Free) for children under 2 years 
  • Board games and puzzles available from reception 
  • Cots & Linen
  • Child's Menu
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly

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Hotel Vancouver (Plagne Soleil)
La Plagne, Paradiski Ski Area,Half Board
14/12/2019 - 7 nights
2 adults
From Bristol
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