Machu Pichu Apartments

  • Three Valleys Ski Area, France, Val Thorens

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These apartments in Val Thorens have a super piste-side location allowing for easy access to the slopes. The resort centre is also a short walk away with its wide selection of sports activities, shops, bars and restaurants. The apartments offer great value for money in a fantastic high, snow-sure resort.

Ski in, ski out

The apartments have been furnished in a contemporary and functional style and have a fantastic position at the foot of the slopes, giving you convenient access to the slopes of the Three Valleys - ideal for keen skiers and snowboarders who want to catch first lifts. The resort centre is less than a five minute walk away, where you can find the well stocked supermarket, a range of sport shops, bars and restaurants. For the days when you don't feel like cooking, there are plenty of restaurants serving a range of Savoyard classics, pizza, pasta and burgers. Alternativly there is the option to upgrade to half-board which takes care of both breakfast and evening meal (3 course set menu) in the La Grange restaurant.

Val Thorens

  • Resort altitude of 2,300m
  • 600km of marked pistes 
  • 53 green, 137 blue, 106 red and 32 black runs

At an altitude of 2,300m, Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in Europe and as part of the huge Three Valleys area, it is 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 unrivalled snow record and great skiing for all grades. 

The Vallée des Belleville, including Val Thorens, has received the Flocon Vert label, demonstrating the resort's dedication to environmental preservation and highlighting its dedication to sustainable development. When you arrive in Val Thorens, the best way to get around is by foot, bus, or skis - many of the hotels are in great locations, so the pistes are easily accessible, no matter where you are. To keep the slopes skiable, all snow groomers use a more sustainable fuel and are equipped with a snow coverage gauge device to determine where artificial snow coverage is required. After a day on the slopes, many of the buildings are well insulated to keep the heat in and have smart heating controls to reduce the use of energy. Solar panels are also used to generate renewable electricity.

Skiing and snowboarding in Val Thorens

Val Thorens is known for its fantastic snow quality throughout the winter season, with the majority of the skiing being above 2000 metres.  Beginners will enjoy being closer to home on the fantastic nursery slopes, while the more advanced will enjoy the variety of different graded slopes throughout the resort. Being part of the largest interlinked ski area there are no limits on where you can go. Those with a full area pass have the opportunity to explore the wider Three Valleys ski area, a snow lovers paradise, with efficient links between Meribel, Courchevel and Les Menuires.

Where to stay in Val Thorens

We offer a variety of accommodation in Val Thorens, the majority of them having the benefit of ski in/ ski out access, making it incredibly easy to get onto this world renowned ski area.

Bars and restaurants in Val Thorens

The nightlife scene here is vibrant, you'll find plenty of great options for restaurants, bars, and clubs to choose from. La Folie Douce is the perfect spot for a drink or two after a day of mountain adventures. You'll love the lively atmosphere, with  live music and DJ sets to keep you entertained. Après ski continues in Le Monde, a Dutch bar in the resort's centre. If partying isn't really your thing then don't worry, there are plenty of bars where you can enjoy watching live sports. The Shamrock Irish Pub is a great place for you to check out.

What's included in an Inghams holiday to Val Thorens

Flights, transfers and accommodation based on self catering, half board  chalet catering. Optional add ons 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 600 km
Runs 53 136 113 35
Longest run 0 Km
Snowparks
Lifts Drag lifts 0, Chairlifts 0, Cablecars 0
Slope direction
Ski/resort bus True
Rooms
  • No. of apartments: 68
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 9

Reception

  • Check in time 5pm
  • Check out time 10am 
  • 24 Hour front desk
  • Official rating: 3

Local Fees and Taxes

  • Resort tax €2.53 per person, per night (under 18s free of charge) pay locally. 
  • Refundable deposit €200 required on arrival (credit cards accepted)

Rooms

One bedroom apartments are around 28m² sleeping two to five people. These apartments have an open plan kitchen and living room with a double sofa bed, bedroom with bunk beds and a single bed (suitable for children).

Beds are made on arrival (except sofa beds) and end of stay cleaning is included (except kitchen area).

Apartment facilities

  • Balcony or terrace with mountain views
  • Basic Wi-Fi
  • Satellite TV
  • Safe
  • Bed linen
  • Towels
  • Bath with shower head attachment
  • Kitchenette equipped with oven, microwave, hot plates, coffee machine, electric kettle, fridge, dish washer, kitchenware
  • Cleaning kit

Accessibility

The Machu Pichu Apartments are not recommended for those with reduced mobility

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

Longitude: 6.584663
Latitude: 45.2966024

 

  • Ski in / ski out
  • Ski hire shop on site
  • 20 metres to the nearest bus stop
  • 200 metres to the resort centre
  • 20 metres to the ski lifts, nursery slopes and ski school meeting point 

 

 

Facilities
  • Les Temples du Soleil wellness area including sauna, hammam and two whirlpools (pay locally). Open from January.
  • Lounge
  • Wi-Fi is available to pre-book for £21.50 to connect up to 5 devices
  • Ski room
  • Mountain views
  • Grocery delivery service (book and pay locally)
  • Car parking (pre book and pay locally)
  • Reception
  • Shuttle service
  • Loan of iron, fondue set and games (subject to availability)
Family Facilities
  • Baby kits are available on request for €45 per week. Set includes cot (no mattress or linen), highchair and changing mat. Suitable for children under 2 years
  • Strollers are available on request
Meals

The Machu Pichu Apartments are self catering apartments. Each apartment has a equipped kitchenette equipped with an oven, microwave, hot plates, tea and coffee making facilities, electric kettle, fridge, dish washer, and kitchenware. There is a mini-market on site, and a grocery delivery service is available to book through the reception (pay locally).

If you want to take the fuss out of choosing what's for breakfast and dinner, there's the option to upgrade to half-board. Meals are taken in the onsite "La Grange" restaurant in the residence, including a buffet breakfast and a varied evening meal. Christmas and New Year gala dinners are included for the 24th and 31st December. 

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.

 

Board basis options available

  • Half Board
  • Self Catering

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegetarians

The La Grange restaurant can cater for vegetarians. Please inform us of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking.

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Total price from
£2928
per person from £732
Includes £110pp discount
22/03/2025 - 7 nights
4 adults
From London Gatwick
Self Catering
Machu Pichu Apartments
Three Valleys Ski Area, Val Thorens
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