The French Alps are famous for their breath-taking views, pretty villages and picture-perfect slopes. This vast area is an outdoor lover’s heaven with sunny ski conditions and an astounding variety of ski territories to choose from. Learn to snowboard, watch the kids take to slopes or simply toast the Jubilee de Neige with a glass of champagne.
Highlights of the French Alps
A winter wonderland with the ultimate ski holiday experience
The French Alps have even more to offer off the slopes. Spot mountain wildlife, from alpine ibex to golden eagles. Wander round the quaint mountain towns, from Chamonix in the shadow of Mont Blanc to pretty riverside Annecy. Enjoy a steaming glass of vin chaud with a helping of raclette, or pick up some local comté to take home with you.
The best way to enjoy the French Alps in winter is with a ski package holiday in a French ski resort. Club Med’s approach to all-inclusive has everything you need for an unforgettable ski holiday, including ski passes and classes for adults and kids, delicious cuisine, unforgettable aprés ski and excellent evening entertainment.
• Direct Flying Time: 2 hours
• Time Difference: 1 hour
• Currency: Euros
• Best months to visit: Dec - April
• Well Known for: Best ski slopes, ski domain and gastronomy
• Languages: French
Our resorts in the French Alps
Simply sit back, relax and experience the true meaning of a luxury all inclusive ski holiday with Club Med Ski. The climate whilst skiing in France can vary hugely depending on where you choose to take your break. The French Alps can receive a lot of snow in winter, due to its naturally dry, cold continental climate. Winter sports enthusiasts are generally given the best of the snow in our French Alps resorts, with slopes of up to 3,000m high sitting in the most fruitful area for frost in the Alps.
In the dramatic shadow of Mont Blanc, Club Med La Rosière is a resort that breathes history and exudes style. Follow in the path of Hannibal as you explore the hidden Petit Saint Bernard pass and a legendary link between France and Italy. Dotted with chalets built from stone, wood and slate, the area is a magnet for skiers drawn to unique snow experiences and bon viveurs longing for culinary adventures and chic surroundings. Families will love the ambience, authenticity and breathtaking views while enjoying the all-inclusive luxury and fun activities which make magical memories linger for many ski seasons to come.
Enjoy ski-in ski-out access, perfectly designed interiors and panoramic views at Club Med Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon. Ideal for unforgettable all-inclusive ski holidays in the French Alps, glide down an astounding variety of snowy slopes of the Haute Savoie, experiencing gentle runs in pine forests or more technical challenges on the peaks. Afterwards, snuggle up in a chic yet family-friendly resort where you can detox in the luxurious Hammam spa while the kids tackle the climbing wall or learn to DJ. Tingle taste buds with a Gourmet Lounge menu or try the unique Bread & Co where the kids are the chefs.
One of the most beautiful Alpine mountain landscapes looks even better from our plush, authentic chalet-apartments. Based in the Grand Massif ski area, treat family and friends to the convenience of ski-in ski-out, a private fireplace, personal service and the space you need to stretch out and enjoy your break away. Independence comes with all the benefits of all-inclusive including priority booking at our restaurants and spa. Kids will love our resort with its ski and snowboard lessons, while grown-ups can find the best pistes alongside our mountain guides. Don't forget to order ‘Diner montagnard’ consisting of an irresistible raclette or fondue.
Wake up on your first morning at Club Med Alpe d’Huez, see the early morning light appear over spectacular Alpine peaks and know that you’ve chosen a personal paradise. Carving out its own special niche in the Savoie ski area, this is a perfect resort for families, couples and friends. Enjoy ski-in ski-out access to a 250km domain where you can take on the legendary tunnel run, enjoy one of the many starter slopes or try your hand at dog sledding. Thrill everyone with a ride on the massive two-stage Grandes Rousses gondola. Chill out later in rooms that come with a balcony for enjoying the breathtaking Alpine views. Find the perfect balance at yoga and meditation classes taught by dedicated G.O.s in the peaceful ‘La Bulle’ environment.
In the heart of the Savoy region lies Club Med Les Arcs Panorama, surrounded by a timeless landscape of forest and mountain. Soak up the contrast of a truly modern mega resort that offers the charms of a landscape dotted with villages where life has changed little in the past 500 years. An amazing 425km of slopes means there is challenge, progress and fun available for everyone in this skiers paradise. Ideal for families, have dinner made and served by your kids in a chic restaurant then watch an evening show together under starry skies. Afterwards, return to a suite in our 5-Trident Luxury Space with its exclusive lounge, terrace and open-air jacuzzi.
Named the Best Winter Sports Resort in the World 2018 by the World Ski Awards, Club Med Val Thorens Sensations is a contemporary snow paradise, perfect for all-inclusive ski holidays with friends and romantic ski escapes in the Three Valleys ski domain, the largest ski area in the world.
Club Med Peisey-Vallandry is a warm-hearted chalet-style ski resort perfect for all-inclusive ski holidays in the French Alps. Explore unspoilt alpine slopes and take advantage of ski-in ski-out access to Paradiski®️ with family or friends on a cozy ski break in the Tarentaise Valley.
Club Med Valmorel is a cosy hideaway for family all-inclusive skiing holidays in the French Alps. Whether you're here to ski or chill out in the beautiful alpine environment, this warm and refined resort at the foot of the Grand Domaine slopes has everything your family needs. Choose a comfortable family room or an elegant suite in our 5Ψ Exclusive Space, Le Lodge.
Designed by architect Pierre Diener, the Club Med Valmorel Chalet-Apartments are perfect for high-end all-inclusive family skiing holidays in the French Alps. Relax around your private fireplace, have meals delivered to your private dining table and enjoy your own private space in the resort ski room.
Under the watchful eye of Mont Blanc, the distinctive red roofs of Club Med La Plagne look out over magnificent views of the exciting Paradiski ski domain slopes where sport, adventure and all-inclusive magic awaits. The entire family can enjoy the adrenaline with dedicated ski and snowboard classes for all levels. Or maybe you’ll dare to try the Olympic Plagne bobsleigh track to zoom at 120km/hour along a 1500m frozen track? Return to a traditional restaurant serving delicious local cuisine, enjoy the buzzing aprés ski of Le Sérac or celebrate your success on the ski slopes around a delicious cheese fondue. Your day ends by the fire, on the dancefloor or in the warm embrace of an inviting hot tub.
There’s magic in the air at Val d'Isère. The only Club Med Exclusive Collection Resort in the mountains takes luxury family ski holidays to new heights. Test yourself on the famous slopes where the pine-lined views are endlessly jaw dropping. Slide and glide with the kids at the open air ski rink. Relax in the spa and pool or experience the energising buzz of Vibhava yoga at altitude. Treat the entire family to a spacious suite where a foaming hot tub and glass of champagne await the adults every evening. This fairytale village in the hollow of a valley has it all.
This adults-only, all-inclusive ski resort is perfect for friends, couples and singles looking for a sporty ski break with a festival atmosphere and unforgettable après-ski. With valley views from every room, Savoyard cuisine and international dining, exhilarating snow sports and amazing nightlife, Club Med Arcs Extrême is the party capital of the French Alps.
All-inclusive ski holidays come alive at Club Med Tignes in Val Claret. Located in the beating heart of a resort known for its exuberant joie de vivre, you can choose a week of parties on the slopes or quieter relaxation with the family. Your days will be spent on the adrenaline-fuelled 300km of intensely sporty pistes in the Espace Killy domain. Ride the Perce-Neige funicular to its stunning peak or pose in front of the Aiguille Percée. Look forward to the comfort of our suites in the Exclusive Collection Space where your personal concierge has already mixed the drinks.
Club Med Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon is a beautiful contemporary resort sat on the edge of the Saix plateau, perfect for all-inclusive hiking trips, wellness retreats and family summer holidays with a difference in the French Alps. Soak up the summer mountain ambience, recharge your batteries and go on adventures in this beautiful region.
Club Med Grand Massif Samoëns Morillon overlooks green summer mountains that offer a break full of adventure, luxury and pure, fresh Alpine air. Explore picturesque landscapes, over 30 waterfalls and charming local hamlets awash with culture and crafts honed over centuries. Make it a luxury family holiday of activities such as wakeboarding, cycling and climbing before relaxing in the extensive spa facilities including a Turkish bath and jacuzzi. Based in our plush chalet-apartments that offer independence and indulgence, soak up the summer mountain vibe, recharge your batteries and create memories for a lifetime.
For a refreshing summer holiday in the Tarentaise Vallet, explore Club Med Peisey-Vallandry during the warmer months. With outdoor activities and beautiful neighbouring woodlands, this peaceful resort is perfect for all-inclusive family summer holidays in the woods and active getaways is hte French Alps.
Nestled in the Massif des Grandes Rousses, Club Med Alpe d'Huez is a natural wonderland known as the Île au Soleil because of its 300 days of sunshine per year. This is summer perfection in the mountains with exhilarating bicycle rides down forested mountain sides, family gourmet picnics overlooking the French Alps and day trips to charming villages showcasing traditional architecture, artisanal crafts and local delicacies. This all-inclusive family resort boasts a spacious terrace and 18-metre pool overlooking the verdant pastures of the Oisans. Every room comes with a king size bed, bathtub, double sinks and a balcony for enjoying the beautiful alpine views.
Visit Club Med Les Arcs Panorama in the warmer months for a summer holiday with a refreshing difference. This forest-inspired resort combines outdoors activities and relaxation for all ages, perfect for all-inclusive family summer mountain holidays and nature escapes in the French Alps. For that extra luxury, choose a suite in our 5Ψ Luxury Space, Le Belvédère.
Recharge your batteries at Club Med Serre-Chevalier this summer. Set in a magnificent valley, with a host of outdoor activities on offer, this wood and stone hotel is a warm-hearted haven perfect for all-inclusive family holidays or summer getaways with friends in the French Alps.
Discover France's Savoy region in the sunshine at Club Med Valmorel. This summer mountain resort is ideal for alpine wellness retreats and all-inclusive family summer holidays, hiking and cycling in the invigorating mountain air.
Enjoy the best of the mountains all year round at Club Med Valmorel Chalet-Apartments. Designed by architect Pierre Diener, these high-end spacious chalet-apartments are ideal for all-inclusive family summer mountain holidays and outdoor adventures in the French Alps.