Altezza Hotel and Spa, Les Arc 1800

  • Paradiski Ski Area, France, Les Arcs

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Altezza Hotel and Spa, formally known as Hotel Mercure, provides comfortable and contemporary accommodation in Les Arcs. This modern hotel sits looking over the Tarentaise Valley and the peaks of the Mont Blanc Massif. With a central location in Les Arcs, you have access to the wonderful Paradiski slopes and vibrant resort centre. 

Unwind and relax

After a long day on the slopes you can relax in the hotel's spa and wellness facilities. Take a dip in the heated indoor swimming pool, or give your ski legs a break in the whirlpool, steam room or sauna. If a day of skiing hasn't worn you out, there is also a fitness room with a range of equipment.

Great Location

Located only 50 metres from the slopes, you have quick and easy access onto the mountains. Beginner skiers would benefit starting from the centre of resort which is 5 minutes' walk or alternatively can catch the ski bus. During the school holidays, a shuttle bus is available for children having group ski lessons. Les Arcs has varied terrain, so it is suitable for all levels of skiers and boarders.

Exclusive to Inghams

As a ski specialist tour operator we carefully select the very best accommodation in our resorts and package them with flights and transfers, so that you can make the most of your holiday. We have an exclusive agreement with Altezza Hotel and Spa making us the only UK tour operator to package and sell holidays here, all the more reason to book with Inghams today!

  • No. of hotel rooms: 80
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 9


  • Check in time 5pm
  • Check out time 11am 
  • 24 Hour front desk 
  • Luggage storage available in reception
  • Official rating: 4

Local Fees and Taxes

  • Resort tax €2.64 per person, per night (under 18s Free of charge) payable locally
  • Credit cards accepted (including American Express)



Standard Double Rooms are around 34m2 sleeping two to four people. These rooms have a double bed,  bunk beds (suitable for children) and a balcony with resort view. 

Single Rooms sleep one and are available for sole occupancy. These rooms are on request only, please call us to book.


Room facilities

  • Twins or double bed (please specify preference when booking)
  • Balcony with resort views.
  • Bathroom with shower head attachment
  • WC
  • Lounge/seating area
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Safety deposit box
  • Mini bar
  • Hair dryer


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

Adapted rooms are available on request. Please give our Reservations team a call if you would like to book.

Les Arcs

  • 18 green runs, 129 blue runs, 77 red runs, 34 black runs across the Paradiski area
  • Resort altitude from 1600 metres - 2000 metres 
  • 225 kilometres of slopes across the Paradiski area 

Les Arcs is a purpose built resort so you can find everything you need for a great week skiing. Many of the properties we offer have convenient access to the renowned Paradiski ski area, so you get out and explore the 200km of slopes without any hassle. Les Arcs is made up of four resorts of varying altitude, all self contained with their own restaurants, bars and activities. 

Choose between three villages; Arc 1800 has an activity area comprising of aquatic centre, toboggan runs, fun trail, beginner's area and children's practice area, adding to its popularity with families and beginners. Arc 1950 is a pretty car free village with excellent restaurants, bars, shops and a spa, plus good access to the slopes. Intermediate and advanced skiers are attracted to Arc 2000 with its proximity to the Aiguille Rouge Glacier and fantastic doorstep skiing. 

The Les Arcs-Vallandry Ski Area is Europe's first B-Corp-accredited ski resort. B-Corp evaluates a company's impact on the planet and people, and it is given to companies which meet high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and responsibility. The goal is to transform the global economy to benefit all individuals, communities, and the environment. Les Arcs has done a number of things to achieve this accreditation including using more sustainable fuel in snow groomers and providing a car-free resort, all visitors who arrive by rail will have free access to the funicular. With a new purchasing policy for the resort, almost 90% of its purchases are in the local Rhône--Alpes region. There has also been a focus on regreening the mountain area by planting trees and restoring wetland areas. 

Skiing and snowboarding in Les Arcs

Les Arcs is part of the Paradiski Ski Area, offering 200km of slopes across the local Les Arcs. There  are plenty of areas for beginners to practise turns and techniques, intermediates and advanced skiers and snowboarders will enjoy the abundance of well groomed slopes of varying levels, and with the impressive Vanoise Express cable car provides easy access to a further 225km of pistes in neighbouring La Plagne.

Where to stay in Les Arcs

We offer accommodation across all of the resorts in Les Arcs. Choose between a variety of hotels and apartments, many of which have ski in/ ski out access and wellness facilities to relax after a day on the slopes.

Bars and restaurants in Les Arcs

Each of the different resorts in Les Arcs have their own charm but all have a variety of cafes, bars and restaurants. The après scene is vibrant and lively, with live music and DJ sets often found in the bars both on and off the mountain.

Food lovers will enjoy the many authentic restaurants serving delicious Savoyard dishes such as fondue and tartiflette. You can also find a variety of restaurants serving fine French food, tex-mex and pizza. 

What's included in an Inghams holiday to Les Arcs

Flights, transfers and accommodation based on self catering, half board or full board or all inclusive. Optional extras include equipment hire, lift pass and tuition, please see the 'Ski extras' tab below for more information on these.

Skiing levels
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 425 km
Runs 18 129 77 34
Longest run 0 Km
Lifts Drag lifts 0, Chairlifts 0, Cablecars 0
Slope direction
Ski/resort bus False
  • Bar
  • Sun terrace with mountain views
  • Restaurant
  • Lounge with fireplace
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Nuxe Spa and wellness facilities including heated indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, steam room and sauna (towels provided)
  • Massages and beauty treatments are available for an additional charge (book locally)
  • Relaxation area
  • Fitness room
  • Heated ski equipment storage room
  • Car parking (payable locally)
Family Facilities
  • Baby cots are available (Free) for children under 2 years (on request)
  • Children's climbing wall
  • Children's menus are available (on request)
  • Board games and puzzles available from the reception

The Altezza Hotel and Spa is on a half board basis. 

Fuel up for a day on the slopes at the varied breakfast buffet which includes a classic continental offering of breads and pastries, dairy products and regional charcuterie, fresh fruit and hot options including omelettes and crepes made to order.

Dinner is a three course buffet each evening with a wide variety of starters, hot dishes and desserts. Show cooking will also allow you to enjoy a dish made on the spot in front of you often including meats and fish.  On low season dinners can be a la carte. During high season there are two seatings for dinner (times confirmed locally).

Savoyard specialities (raclette, fondue, pierrade (bbq meats)) are available upon reservation the day before dinner (additional fees apply).

The hotel has a lovely bar with a range of drinks, plus a range of sweet treats and crepes are available, and can be paid for locally. 

Christmas and New Year Gala Dinners included.

  • No of restaurants: 1

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians

The Altezza Hotel and Spa can cater for special dietary requirements (vegetarian, gluten and dairy free) on request. Please inform us of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking.

Longitude: 6.7760849
Latitude: 45.5677177

  • 500 metres to the centre of resort
  • 200 metres walk to the nearest ski lifts
  • 500 metres to the ski school meeting point
  • Ski hire shop in hotel
  • 500 metres to the supermarket

Reviews of Altezza Hotel and Spa (Arc 1800)

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Total price from
per person from £999
Includes £438pp discount
16/12/2023 - 7 nights
4 adults
From Manchester Int.
Half Board
Altezza Hotel and Spa (Arc 1800)
Paradiski Ski Area, Les Arcs
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