Arc 1950 Le Village Apartments

  • Paradiski Ski Area, France, Les Arcs

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These outstanding and highly sought-after luxury apartments constructed in traditional wood and stone are located in the heart of Arc 1950 in Les Arcs, which offers excellent access to the pistes and a good choice of quality restaurants, shops, bars and spa leisure facilities.

Spread across eight buildings 

There are many styles of apartments to choose from - the complex is built in Savoyard style and comprises of eight residences all of which are located close to one another. Each residence building is decorated in a different style, ranging from modern, traditional French alpine and Canadian apartments so you can really choose the atmosphere of accommodation you'd like to stay in. 

Ideal location

These apartments are located in Arc 1950 which is a traffic free village and if there's fresh snow you'll be able to ski from the slopes right through the centre of town. The apartments are conveniently located close to the ski lifts so you can really maximise your time on the mountain. They are also located in the centre of resort, so you can make the most of exploring the bars, restaurants and shops that are nearby.

Great facilities

You'll find plenty of relaxation and wellness spa facilities across Arc 1950 no matter which apartment building you stay in. Most residence buildings have free access to the spa centre which includes an outdoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna and hammam. The Princes des Cimes and Hameau de Glacier buildings only have use of an indoor pool, which is the only one on site, hammam, sauna, jacuzzi and a fitness room - these buildings are connected by an internal walkway. The Chalet des Lys and Manoir Savoie buildings have access to the only outdoor pool with a Mont Blanc view, a jacuzzi, sauna, hammam and fitness room. There is also the public ‘Cinq Mondes Deep Nature spa' and wellness area in Arc 1950 that has an indoor swimming pool as well as massages and beauty treatments at a local charge. 

Why is this an Inghams' Choice property?

Fantastic range of spa and wellness facilities - Each of the apartment buildings provide you with access to some fantastic spa facilities across the resort including outdoor heated pools with views and spa centres with saunas and steam rooms - ideal after an active day. 

Unbeatable location - Located in the heart of the ski in/ski out village of Arc 1950, The Arc 1950 le Village Apartments allow quick and easy access to the ski area linked with Arc 2000 which then leads onto the larger Paradiski Area of Les Arc and La Plagne.

High quality apartments - Each apartments has it's own unique and high quality design, allowing you to choose and add your own personal touch to you winter holiday. 

Les Arcs

  • 18 green runs, 129 blue runs, 77 red runs, 34 black runs across the Paradiski area
  • Resort altitude from 1200 metres - 3228 metres 
  • 425 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. You can access all of the villages with a shuttle bus running throughout the day.

We have accommodation in three of the villages, take your pick between family friendly Arc 1800 with 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 will enjoy the fantastic doorstep skiing and close proximity to the Aiguille Rouge Glacier in Arc 2000.

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. As well as being B-Corp accredited, Les Arcs also have two Flocon Vert snowflakes, demonstrating the resorts commitment to environmental preservation, highlighting its dedication to sustainable development. The resort has done a number of things to achieve these accreditations including using more sustainable fuel in snow groomers and providing a car-free resort, plus all visitors who arrive by rail will also 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 area. 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.

For December 2024, the Transarc gondola linking Arc 1800 and Col de la Chal will recieve an upgrade over the summer. The modern and comfortable ten seater cabin will take skiers and borders to Col de la Chal in just 13 minutes - cutting down the ascent in half. Once at the top a panoramic terrace will give you incredible 360 views of the surrounding snowy peaks. This project will optimise electricity consumption and allow it to generate its own electricity using 600 photovoltaic panels.

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
Beginner
Intermediates
Advanced
Snowboard
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 425 km
Runs 18 129 77 34
Longest run 7 Km
Snowparks
Lifts Drag lifts 0, Chairlifts 0, Cablecars 0
Slope direction
Ski/resort bus False
Rooms
  • No. of apartments: 160
  • No. of buildings: 8
  • No. of floors: 8

Reception

  • 24 hour front desk services 
  • Check in: 5pm
  • Check out: 10am 
  • Luggage storage
  • Official rating: 5

Local Fees and Taxes

  • Resort tax €3.00 per person, per day (under 18s free of charge) paid locally
  • Refundable deposit: €300 on arrival (credit cards accepted)

Rooms

Apartments can be either standard or superior category with the superior apartments being larger and in more convenient locations.

One bedroom apartments sleep 2-4 people and is around 36m² (A1/A4). One twin or double bedroom and a large lounge with double sofa bed, bathroom and WC.

Superior one bedroom apartments sleep 2-4 people and is around 46m² (B4). These are more spacious and include one double/twin bedroom, lounge with double sofa bed and bathroom with separate WC.

Two bedroom apartments sleep 4-6 people and are around 51m² (A2/C6). There's two bedrooms (double and twin), a double sofa bed in the lounge, bathroom, shower room and two WCs.

Superior two bedroom apartments sleep 4-6 people and are around 62m² (D6). Two bedrooms (a double and twin), double sofa bed in the lounge, bathroom, shower room and two WCs. Some apartments can be a duplex.

 

The following apartments will be allocated in either the Princes des Cimes or Hameau de Glacier buildings, these are connected by an internal walkway and have access to the only indoor pool on the site.

One bedroom apartments sleep 2-4 people and are around 36m² (H4). A twin or double bedroom and living room with double sofa bed and bathroom with separate WC.

Two bedroom apartments sleep 2-6 people and are around 51m² (I6). With two bedrooms (a double and a twin) and living room with double sofa bed, bathroom, shower room and two separate WCs.

Superior two bedroom apartments sleep 2-6 people and are around 62m² (J6). With two bedrooms (a double and a twin) and living room with double sofa bed, bathroom, shower room and two separate WCs.

 

The following apartments are located in the Manoir Savoie or Chalet des Lys buildings. These have access to the only outdoor pool with Mont Blanc views, fitness room, hot tub, hammam and sauna.

One bedroom apartments sleep 2-4 people and are around 36m² (M2). One bedroom (double or twin) and a living room with a double sofa bed, bathroom and separate WC. 

One bedroom suite apartments sleep 2 people and are 31-36m² (N4). With one bedroom (double or twin) and a living room, bathroom and toilet. This apartment also has a fireplace. These apartments are located in the Chalet des Lys building.

Two bedroom apartments sleep 3-6 people and are 48-57m² (O6). One double bedroom, one twin bedroom, a living room with a double sofa bed, bathroom, shower room and two separate WCs. 

 

Apartment facilities

  • Bedrooms can be made up as twin or doubles so please let us know if you have a preference
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Fully equipped kitchen with hot plates, oven, microwave, fridge, Nespresso coffee machine, kettle, kitchenware and dishwasher
  • Bath with shower head attachment or shower room
  • TV with English speaking channels
  • Hairdryer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Telephone
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Towels
  • Cleaning kit
  • Beds are made on arrival
  • End of stay cleaning (except kitchen area)
  • Mid week cleaning is also available at an additional charge (€13 per week)
  • DVD players are available on request for an additional charge (€30 per week)

 

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • No. of steps into property: 2
  • Access ramp: Yes

Longitude: 6.8285
Latitude: 45.5732

The Arc 1950 Apartments are in a central location in the pedestrianised village of Arc 1950 - which is completely ski in/ski out.

They are located close to the slopes and all other amenities with the pedestrian lift to Arc 2000 and the partner ski school (Evolution 2) meeting place and partner ski hire shop are located close by.

From the apartments it is only a five minutes' walk or a quick ski to the Bois de l'Ours, Marmottes and Cabriolet ski lifts.

The Cabriolet Gondola to Arc 2000 also runs late into the evening to enhance your evening options.

 

Facilities
  • Free use on an outdoor pool (except for Prince des Cimes and Hameau du Glacier apartments)
  • Outdoor hot tub, sauna, steam room and fitness room (free)
  • Cinq Mondes Spa includes heated indoor / outdoor swimming pool (not supervised), whirlpool, steam room, ice cave and sauna (pay locally)
  • Massages and beauty treatments available (book and pay locally)
  • Sun terrace 
  • Cosy lounge with fireplace
  • Free Wi-Fi 
  • Entertainment area, PlayStation hire available 
  • Heated ski equipment storage room
  • Luggage storage available
  • Car parking (payable locally €85 per week)
  • Laundry services are available (book and pay locally)
  • Gift shop 
  • Grocery delivery service (book and pay locally)
Family Facilities
  • Free Baby kits are available (on request). Set includes cot, bed sheet, highchair and changing mat. Suitable for children under 2 years
  • Push chairs are available (on request)
Meals

These are self catering apartments. 

Each apartment has a well equipped kitchen and there is a small supermarket onsite, so you can cook from the comfort of your apartment, alternatively there are two on site restaurants to choose from if you don't feel like cooking.

  • Fondue and raclette sets are available from reception (on request) 
  • Grocery delivery service (book and pay locally)

Alternatively, we've partnered up with Huski who provide premium oven ready meals across the French Alps. Huski will deliver your meals directly to your accommodation in time for your arrival, all you'll have to do is cook. If you'd like to know more, please click here for further details.

 

  • No of restaurants: 2

Board basis options available

  • Self Catering

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£4374
per person from £729
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11/01/2025 - 7 nights
6 adults
From Leeds Bradford
Self Catering
Arc 1950 Le Village Apartments
Paradiski Ski Area, Les Arcs
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