At just over 1200m, Alpe d'Huez is known as a snow-sure or high altitude resort. Built for purpose the resort is compact with ski lifts relatively close to almost all accommodation in the resort. We have a diverse range of accommodation on offer including lots of ski apartments & other self catered options but also a great selection of catered ski chalets in Alpe d'Huez and around the outlying area. Read more...

The resort has so much for skiers and snowboarders at all levels. With sunny south facing slopes & plenty of easy green runs, beginners can happily ski easy slopes without having to traverse advanced pistes. For intermediate & advanced skiing in Alpe d'Huez, there are plenty of red & black runs amongst the 249 km of Alpe d'Huez piste including the world's longest black run the famous Sarenne (16km!). Snowmaking in Alpe d'Huez is extensive with 800+ snow cannons ensuring that the sunshine only benefits its visitors. Great things about Alpe d'Huez

  • Great for skiers of all levels
  • Fantastic sunshine on South facing slopes
  • Wide range of accommodation from budget to luxury
  • Excellent provision for families
  • Very popular late season
  • Great for snowboarders
  • It plays host to the on snow & dirt MTB event Megavalanche!

Ski holiday options in Alpe d'Huez for families, groups and individuals

As a purpose built resort, Alpe d'Huez is a compact & efficient resort with a big mix of ski accommodation for all needs. The town centre is dominated by Alpe d'Huez ski hotels & self catered apartment blocks ranging from highly affordable to extremely luxurious. There are lots of self catered ski chalets in Alpe d'Huez both centrally & just outside of the town, many of the self catered and catered chalets in Alpe d'Huez are positioned to offer ski in ski out allowing super quick access to the pistes. Ski in/Out chalets in Alpe d'Huez are a strong favourite with families as many are positioned on easier slopes allowing safe conduct to the lifts & plethora of child friendly ski schools offered in the town. From Alpe d'Huez the adventurous skier can cross easily into many of the Grand Domaine ski resorts including Vajauny, Auris-en-Oisans, Oz-en-Oisens, Huez-en-Oisans Villard-Reculas.