Are you the type of skier who can’t wait to get out on the slopes each morning? If so, ski in ski out chalets are the perfect choice for your ski holiday. That is to say, you can ski directly from your doorstep onto the slopes. And, back to your doorstep in the evening. Above all, there’s no walking through the streets carrying your skis after a few afternoon drinks on the slope. Our ski experts have scoured the market and hand-picked the best ski chalets in Europe.
Our collection of chalets includes luxury chalets, self-catered and catered chalets too, so you can choose the most suitable. Take a look at these fantastic ski in ski out chalets across the Alps.
Chalet Marie has a fantastic ski in ski out location on the piste in Avoriaz, and is just two minutes from the village centre. As a result, you can easily walk or ski to the best restaurants and bars in town. The rustic wooden chalet comes fully equipped with a sauna, log fire and heated boot racks. Floor to ceiling windows and a balcony present pretty views across the resort and faraway peaks. What’s more, the chalet is close to ski schools, making it suitable for families and beginners.
Avoriaz is a charming traffic-free town on the mountain top. Next door to Morzine, there’s an amazing 650km of pisted slopes. If skiing or walking around town doesn’t appeal, then you can always choose the most popular choice of transport – a horse-drawn carriage!
Accommodation doesn’t come more central than La Boua, especially in Méribel. The slightly basic interior is more than made up for by its proximity to the ski school and main lift, as well as being just 150m from the village centre. The La Kouisena restaurant, is just five minutes from the piste, is a great option for the day when the chalet staff have their night off. Restaurant staff wear traditional Savoyard outfits and serve up generous portions of local cuisine, such as tartiflette cooked on a wood burning stove.
You can ski straight to the front door of the stylish detached Chalet Catherine on the slopes in central Val Thorens. The upstairs terrace offers stunning views of the distant Caron Peak, while the dining room enjoys the warmth of an open fire. La Malaysia – the largest club in the Alps – is located just a couple of minutes away. Thankfully as its underground it won’t cause any sleepless nights. For those who prefer to take it easy in the evening, Chalet Catherine has a sauna on the ground floor and a cosy lounge area.
The Shemshak Lodge is one of the best ski chalets in Europe. Located right on the slopes of Courchevel 1850, Shemshak Lodge is a luxurious five-star property complete with its own swimming pool, Jaccuzi and gym. The chalet is furnished in a luxurious, modern style with plenty of wide-open spaces, natural light and impressive amenities. What’s more, guests can enjoy a prime ski-in ski-out location, meaning the slopes of the Three Valleys ski are are quite literally on the doorstep.
The ultimate ski in ski out chalet apartment in the Paradiski ski area, you have direct access to 425km of slopes. Accessing the chalet at the end of the day is by an easy blue run, while the nearest chairlift is La Bergerie. The cosy interiors are a great place to relax are a day’s skiing, with an inviting sofa and log burning stove. If you’re travelling with family, then the kids can grab the toboggans and head out for a slide before dinner.
In the morning, wake up with views over the slopes from the balcony. Then pick up your warmed up boots from the locker room before heading out to the slopes. La Plagne is a great choice for both beginners and families with a variety of easy runs. There are also some black runs and more challenging terrain for experienced skiers.
We’re here to help you find the best ski chalets in Europe and ensure you have an unforgettable ski holiday. Our ski experts can help you organise ski in ski out chalets, call us on 0207 471 7700.