Claviere Ski Resort

Claviere ski resort is located in the heart of the Milky Way ski area and is linked to Montgenèvre in France. This small and traditional village offers a charming and peaceful location that is great for families or those wanting to escape the rush of the busier ski resorts. Claviere is known amongst the locals for its excellent snow conditions. This, along with its short queues and quiet slopes, make it a perfect location for those who want to make the most of the skiing on their holiday.

For those looking for après ski, Claviere ski resort has several good bars or the larger ski resort Montgenèvre is just a short taxi ride away and offers a selection of lively bars and restaurants.

Call our ski experts today to find out more about Claviere ski resort.

Claviere Transfer Time
Map Marker 1h 45m

Best For...

  • Beginner skiers
  • Intermediate skiers
  • Snow-sure conditions
  • Uncrowded slopes

Resort Statistics

  • Resort Altitude 1,350m
  • Skiing Altitude 2,823m
  • Total Ski Area 400km
  • Lifts 12
  • Green Runs 7km
  • Blue Runs 54km
  • Red Runs 118km
  • Black Runs 42km
  • Cross Country 10km

Ski Accommodation in Claviere, Italy

Our collection of Claviere ski accommodation has been hand-picked by our ski experts. Whether you’re looking for a luxury escape, a boutique hotel or something suitable for the whole family, our experts would be delighted to help you find the perfect accommodation for your ski holiday.

Ski accommodation
Ski Areas in Claviere

Ski Areas in Claviere

With access to nearly 400km of slopes and elevated between 1,350 and 2,823 metres, the Claviere proves a popular ski resort, especially for families. From resort, it is easy to access the Milky Way Circuit that includes other ski areas of Sestriere and Sauze d’Oulx. Additionally, there is also access to ski over the border to the French ski resort of Montgenevre. With such a vast area to explore, queues are a rarity and you’ll enjoy relatively empty slopes too.

Skiing in Claviere

Skiing in Claviere

There is plenty to challenge intermediate skiers, with spectacular red and black runs that run high and open, as well as lower ones that offer narrow, wooded trails. Whilst known for being a ski resort for more experienced skiers, the quiet nursery slopes and excellent ski school make Claviere a great choice for groups with beginners in the party.

Claviere Ski Weekends
Snowboarding in Claviere

Snowboarding in Claviere

Tree chutes, groomed pistes, off-piste areas and a snowpark make Claviere an excellent ski resort for all types of boarders. Freeriders will enjoy the black runs available in resort and additionally the easy access to the Milky Way Circuit to explore further terrain. The snow park features jumps and a half pipe for freestylers, and for carvers the expansive red and blue runs are perfect. Beginners are also catered for with blue runs for easy learning.

Ski Schools in Claviere

Ski Schools in Claviere

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

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

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 Claviere

Crèches in Claviere

The Claviere Ski School runs a ski club for children aged 3 to 5 with a snow garden and smaller lift. There is additionally the La Ciniarella Kindergarten offering daycare for children aged 13 months and above.

Restaurants in Claviere

Restaurants in Claviere

Claviere’s excellent position near the border of both France and Italy means there is a range of restaurants serving food from both countries.  The Kilt is a popular choice in resort with its traditional Alpine atmosphere and delicious food.

Après Ski in Claviere

Après Ski in Claviere

Mainly a quiet ski resort, most après in Claviere is limited to hotel bars. However, the Gran Bouc’s Bar is popular and hosts live music nights, as well as Murphy’s Igloo, which carries on into the early hours.

Non-Skiers Claviere


Non-skiers will be entertained with a range of activities including snowshoeing and ice-skating on a natural ice rink. There are also opportunities to take a skidoo ride up the mountain to stop for lunch and admire the beautiful views.

Map of Claviere

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