Les Deux Alpes Ski Holidays

Les Deux Alpes ski resort offers fantastic, high-altitude glacier skiing. Go skiing in Les Deux Alpes to enjoy the bustling town with a great choice of eateries.

Les Deux Alpes Ski Resort France

Les Deux Alpes ski resort, often simply written as Les 2 Alpes, is a large buzzing village offering some fantastic cruisy glacier skiing. The ski area rises up to an impressive 3,600m, and is largely on Les Deux Alpes’ glacier, the second largest glacier in France behind Chamonix, allowing virtually year-round skiing. There is also a big, lively and relatively young après ski scene, much of it centred on Venosc, at the southern end of the town.

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Les Deux Alpes Transfer time
  • Grenoble
  • Chambery

Resort Statistics

Resort Altitude: 1,650m

Resort Skiing: 3,570m

Total Ski Area: 229km

Lifts: 43

Green Runs: 46km

Blue Runs: 118km

Red Runs: 35km

Black Runs: 30km

Cross Country: 7km

Ski Areas in Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes is one of the larger French ski resorts with 229km of skiable terrain which ranges up to heights of 3,570m - guaranteeing good snow all year round. There are also opportunities to ski in other areas such as La Grave and St Christophe-en-Oisans. With a new link to Alpe D’Huez on its way between 2021 and 2023, Les Deux Alpes will soon become one of the leading powerhouses of French skiing.

Les Deux Alpes accommodations

Les Deux Alpes Ski Accommodation

Skiing in Les Deux Alpes

The skiing in Les Deux Alpes is great for beginners and intermediates with very wide, cruisey blues towards the top of the mountain. More advanced skiers will enjoy the more challenging terrain towards the lower half of the mountain or can choose to hire a guide to tackle some of the incredible freeride runs off the shoulder of the glacier and around La Grave.

Snowboarding in Les Deux Alpes

Beginners will be able to find their board legs on the wide blue runs at the top of the mountain but may have a harder time lower down. Freeriders will enjoy plenty of natural powder bowls and off-piste to tackle around La Grave. The real shining gem in Les Deux Alpes is its terrain park; probably one of the best in the French Alps with an assortment of boxes rails and kickers for all levels and a half-pipe and super-pipe.

Ski Schools in Les Deux Alpes

With many ski schools and instructors to choose between, there really is something for everybody.

We’ve partnered with SkiBro, New Generation and Oxygène and highly recommend their services. All of our partners offer fantastic lessons for all ability levels.

Click here to book your ski lessons with our recommended suppliers. If you’re traveling during a peak week be sure to book these well in advance.

Crèches in Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes ski resort offers several clubs that will look after children as young as 2 months up to 12 years old. There's also a range of private nanny services within the resort who can offer additional services such as evening babysitting.

Les Deux Alpes snow

Les Deux Alpes Snow

Restaurants in Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes offers a great range of traditional hearty French restaurants and even a Michelin-starred option. On the mountain, we recommend the Altitude La Toura who serve some fantastic pizzas, salads and other great mountain favourites, all at a reasonable price.

In resort head to the Michelin-starred Le P’tit Polyte who serve some truly unmissable gastronomic delights. If you want something a little more budget-friendly then try Le Paëllou for classic local dishes.


Après Ski in Les Deux Alpes

Les Deux Alpes is known for it’s young, lively après ski scene. A great place to start the party after the lifts shut is Le Pano Bar, with live DJ’s and a great atmosphere. Les Deux Alpes also has a vast array of pubs and bars in town which are all normally open after the lifts shut. Anyone looking for a late-night bar will enjoy L’Avalanche Club; a great spot which opens at 11:30am and carries on the party all the way until 6am.

Read more about Les Deux Alpes après ski here


Les Deux Alpes has several leisure centres which offer multiple sporting activities and swimming pools, as well as an ice-rink. There are additional alternative winter sports opportunities such as snowshoeing, husky sledging and more.

Les Deux Alpes Ski Holidays


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