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Hotel Altapura

  • Three Valleys Ski Area, France, Val Thorens

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Exclusive to Inghams

The Altapura lives up to its name as the ‘highest ski palace’, redefining luxury and style in Val Thorens. The interior design is a modern take on the mountain theme, creating an atmosphere of glamour yet cosiness that you’ll find hard to leave. With contemporary bedrooms, superb facilities and breathtaking mountain views, the hotel provides an effortlessly smooth service, as well as some of the finest cuisine on the mountain. Perfect for couples or families seeking the ultimate escape with fantastic doorstep skiing, the Altapura cannot be more highly recommended. Dinner is taken in the 2003 restaurant of the Savoyard La Laiterie or (with a supplement) Les Enfants Terribles.

Added value

Exclusive to Inghams

50% off ski/snowboard hire or carriage when you pre-book your lift pass

Free child helmet when booking skis and boots

Family Lift Passes available

Save up to £13 on each adult lift pass- pre-booked prices based on Three Valleys 'TRIBU' offer

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 88
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 6
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 5

All rooms have luxurious decor, twin or double beds (please specify preference when booking), bath with shower head attachment and shower, WC, lounge and seating area, iMac computer linked to the TV (Apple TV), LCD flat screen cable / satellite TV with English Speaking channels and a wide variety of films, iPod socket, safe, towels, bed linen, bath robes, hairdryer, coffee machine, kettle, toiletries, slippers, mini bar and panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.

  • Classic Rooms (A2) sleep up to 3 people and have north facing views. 
  • Classic Rooms (F1) are also available for sole occupancy (on request).
  • Club Twin Rooms (B3) sleep up to 3 people and have south facing views.
  • Deluxe Suite Rooms (C4) sleep up to 4 people. Additional sofa bed suitable for children up to 12 years. South facing views. 
  • Duplex Suite Rooms (D4) sleep up to 4 people. Additional sofa bed suitable for children up to 12 years on mezzanine level. South facing views (on request). 

Interconnecting rooms are available on request. Daily housekeeping is included.

Bedroom facilities

  • Availability of a cot
  • Bathrobes
  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet connection
  • Minibar or fridge
  • Wireless internet

Accessibility

  • Adapted rooms are available on request
  • Emergency cords in bathroom
  • Lowered bathroom sinks
  • Higher level toilets
  • Grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible 
  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Meals

  • Continental buffet breakfast with additional hot options
  • 3 restaurants
  • Buffet evening meals in 'Restaurant 2003', with chefs cooking the food in front of guests
  • Choice of dining in the a la carte restaurants 'La Laiterie' or the 'Enfants Terribles' (additional supplement)
  • Special dietary requirements (vegetarian, gluten free etc.) are available on request
  • Earlier meal times for children are available on request
  • Christmas & New Year gala dinners included
  • No of restaurants: 3
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:
    • 3 restaurants
    • Situated on site 
  • Dress code for restaurants:
    • Informal
  • Breakfast service:
    • Continental buffet breakfast with additional hot options
  • Lunch service:
    • Not included
  • Dinner service:
    • Buffet evening meals in 'Restaurant 2003', with chefs cooking the food in front of guests
    • Choice of dining in the a la carte restaurants 'La Laiterie' or the 'Enfants Terribles' (additional supplement)
    • Earlier meal times for children are available on request
    • Christmas & New Year gala dinners included

     

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

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

Val Thorens

At an altitude of 2300m, Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in Europe and as part of the huge Three Valleys area, in undoubtedly one of the very best! The resort has been designed to offer doorstep skiing from practically wherever you stay and has a village feel around a compact centre (where car access is restricted). the height of Val Thorens means long hours of sunshine, an unrivaled snow record and great skiing for all grades. Nightlife is relaxed with a good choice of restaurants, bars and clubs. There is also a superb sports centre in the village with an outdoor pool, sauna and whirlpool. 

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

Mountain Facts
  • Ski area 170 km
  • Runs
    177
    111
    30
  • Longest run 8 Km
  • Snowparks
  • Lifts Drag lifts 52, Chairlifts 66, Cablecars 4
  • Slope direction E,S,W
  • Ski/resort bus True

Things to do in resort

  • Snow shoe walks
  • Ice driving
  • Sports centre
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna/ hammam
  • Tennis and squash courts
  • Gym
  • Hang-gliding
  • Bowling
  • Excellent toboggan run (6 km long!) on dedicated piste
  • Classical/jazz concerts
  • Cinema
  • Full programme of apres ski events

Location in resort
  • Longitude:
  • Latitude:
  • Nearest Bus Stop: 50
  • Distance to Lift: 50
  • Distance to Ski School: 250
  • Distance to Nursery Slopes: 250
  • Distance to City Centre: 50

For more information on travel and transport visit our Val Thorens 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 Bundle page for details. 

Learn to Ski Packs
6 days local lift pass, 6 days ski & boot hire, 6 days morning tuition (3hrs per day)
Adult £445 L / £464 H      Child* £385 L / £402 H

All Learn to Ski Packs must be pre-booked in the UK and are not bookable locally.

*Child 5-12yrs. Season dates as per lift passes.

Lift Passes Days Adult
13-64yrs
Child*
5-12yrs
Senior
65+
Family
2 ad & 2 ch
5-17yrs
Three Valleys area pass 6 £237 L/£265 H £201 L/£223 H £226 L/£251 H £802 L/£891 H
Val Thorens lift pass 6 £197 L/£221 H £168 L/£187 H £189 L/£211 H £674 L/£749 H

L (14-20 Dec), H (all other dates). 
*0-4 Free (issued in resort, photo required)

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.

 *Child snowboard & boots 8-12yrs.

Tuition Days Hours Adult 13+yrs Child* 5-12yrs
Ski 6 3 hrs per day* £177 L/£187 M/£209 H £177 L/£187 M/£209 H
Snowboard £177 L/£187 M/£209 H £177 L/£187 M/£209 H

L (11 April-end of season), M (4 Jan-7 Feb & 8 March-10 April), H (all other dates)

*2 hrs on Sun

*Child snowboard tuition 7-12yrs

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

Facilities

  • Lounge with fire place 
  • Sun terrace with mountain views and sun loungers
  • Access to spa facilities including heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, steam room and whirlpool 
  • Bar
  • Selection of 3 restaurants with variety of atmosphere and cuisine
  • Heated ski equipment storage room
  • Hotel ski shuttle bus (Free)
  • WiFi (Free)
  • Massage and beauty treatments (book and pay locally)
  • Ski in / ski out location 
  • Situated next to the slopes
  • Panoramic views of surrounding mountains 
  • Ski shop on site
  • Safety deposit box
  • Locker rooms in the spa 
  • Hairdressers (book and pay locally)
  • Room service (book and pay locally)
  • Fitness room
  • Indoor covered car parking (€22 per day - reserve in advance and pay locally)
  • Electric vehicle charging stations
  • Ironing and dry cleaning services are available (book and pay locally)

Local Fees and Taxes

  • Resort tax €3.30 per person, per day (under 18's Free of charge) paid locally

Family Facilities

  • Children's play area 
  • Games room
  • Kid's club with play leader (Free)
  • Babysitting services are available in the hotel (book and paid locally)
  • Baby kits are available (on request) for €25 per day (reserve in advance and pay locally) which include cot, bottle warmer, night light, changing table, baby bath and thermometer
  • Earlier meal times for children are available on request in restaurant
  • Children's food available at the restaurant
  • Board games and puzzles available in reception 
  • Babysitting (day)
  • Babysitting (evening)
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly
  • Cots & linen
  • Children's menu
  • Early meals available

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Hotel Altapura
Val Thorens, Three Valleys Ski Area,Half Board
18/01/2020 - 7 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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