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Arc 1950 Resort

Arc 1950 Ski Resort Guide

Arc 1950 has enjoyed unprecedented success with its great location, door step skiing and all the facilities a resort needs within a few steps from your accommodation. The resort has pedestrian cobbled streets, several restaurants/bars, sports shops for ski and snowboard  hire, an international ski school and a ski pass office.  There is also a bakery, a SPAR mini market, a store selling regional produce, a specialist wine shop, a snack food outlet, a health and beauty shop also offering massage and physiotherapy, a newsagent, a souvenir shop, a children’s toys and clothing store, a cafe and the Erna Low Property office.




High Altitude

Family Friendly

Other Facilities

The Resort Club Arc 1950 “Le Village” offers a weekly entertainment programme for everyone. Examples of this are:

  • Floodlit skiing, torchlight descents and night time cross country 
  • Cartoon and movie shows 
  • Face painting and temporary tattoo artist 
  • Local story telling 
  • Ski joering (being pulled behind a horse on skis).

Facilities for Children

The Cariboo's club is run by the local ski school (spirit 1950) and runs two groups. The 'Petite Cariboo' for children 9 months to 3 years old and the 'Cariboo club' for children from 3 - 13 years old. Click here for more information. We also provide ski property for sale in Arc 1950.

Resort Map

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Ski Accommodation in Arc 1950

Arc 1950 Le Village

Arc 1950 Le Village

As one of our most popular destinations, ‘Le Village’ is made up of 8 Savoie style buildings each with its own unique décor. The intimate pedestrian village offers convenient ski in, ski out access...
Arc 1950

Prince des Cimes Private Apartment 4009

Fantastically situated in the Prince des Cimes building this spacious apartment enjoys fabulous views of the swimming pool, slopes and surrounding mountains...

Prince des Cimes Private Apartment 4019

This apartment is situated in the popular Prince des Cimes building, which boasts its own indoor/outdoor swimming pool and fabulous ski-in, ski-out access from the boot room.
Prince des Cimes 6025

Prince des Cimes Private Apartment 6025

Situated in the popular Prince des Cimes building, which boasts its own indoor/outdoor swimming pool, this gorgeously ski-in/ski-out apartment enjoys fabulous views of the surrounding mountains.

Arc 1950 Mountain Info

Located just below the village of Arc 2000, Arc 1950 offers excellent access to the slopes and great high altitude skiing. More experienced skiers can access the Aiguille Rouge, at an altitude of over 3,000m within three lifts from the resort, while there are plenty of cruising blues above Arc 2000 for more recreational skiers.

Les Arcs offers a huge diversity of skiing with pistes for every standard of skier or boarder.  All the villages have easily accessible nursery slopes and intermediates will love the interlinked blue and red runs that range from high, wide, open space to sheltered tree runs.  Experienced skiers will enjoy the variety of black runs and the guided off-piste or they may even wish to try their hand at speed skiing.  Les Arcs has fantastic facilities for boarders with a snow park and 3 permanent boardercross (one in Arc 1600 and two in Arc 2000). The Rodeo Park, at the top of the Col de la Chal (arrival point of the Transarc gondola lift or Arcabulle chair lift), offers 3,000 metres of pure fun and exhilaration!

Resort Altitude: 1950

Summit Elevation: 3226

Vertical Drop: 27,000m

Total Pistes: 100

0 41 24 16

Number of Lifts: 42

Snow Parks: 1

Arc 1950 Piste Map

Les arsc 1950 piste map

Arc 1950 Ski Passes

Winter 2016/17 Ski Pass Rates

Prices apply for period 17/12/2016-14/04/2017. For discounted rates for other dates please call us in the office.

Paradiski lift pass offersCALL NOW TO ORDER
0207 584 2841


Buy 2 adult passes and receive 1 child pass for free: For every 2 adult Les Arcs/Peisey Vallandry or Paradiski passes purchased, receive one free child pass (of the same type) for children under the age of 13. Valid for 6 or 7 day passes for skiing between 8th-21st April 2017.

Les Arcs/Peisey Vallandry Only Adults
(13-64 yrs)
Children / Senior
(5-12 yrs) / (65-74 yrs)
(2 ad + 2 ch 5-17 yrs)
Extra Child
(5-17 yrs)
6 Days £224 £179 £716 £179
7 Days £258 £207 £826 £207
8 Days £293 £235 £937 £235
13 Days £465 £372    

All Les Arcs/Peisey Vallandry ski passes for 3 days or more include access for one day to the full Paradiski area at no extra charge.

Paradiski Adults
(13-64 yrs)
Children / Senior
(5-12yrs) / (65-74 yrs)
(2 ad + 2 ch 5-17yrs)
Extra Child
6 Days £257 £206 £823 £206
7 Days £283 £227 £906 £227
8 Days £322 £258 £1030 £258
13 Days £516 £413    

All Paradiski passes for 6 days or more include 1/2 day access to the Les Arcs/Peisey Vallandry ski area on the day prior to the ski pass start date at no extra charge.

Discounted rates available when 2 or more passes purchased together.

Contact our sales team for more information, or to book your ski passes.

Exchange rate fluctuations mean that our web prices may appear more expensive than if you buy your ski passes in resort. Please call us on 0207 584 2841 and we will happily price match for you – we guarantee very competitive prices!

Arc 1950 Ski Rentals

2016/17 ski rental rates

  6 days
(7th free)
8 days 13 days
Premium Package
Skis & boots £140 £163 £233
Skis only £105 £122 £175
Precision Package
Skis/snowboard & boots  £114 £133 £190
Skis/snowboard only £86 £100 £143
Sensation Package
Skis/snowboard & boots £93 £109 £155
Skis/snowboard only £70 £82 £117
Adult Helmet £31 £41 £66
Junior Precision Package (10-12 yrs)
Skis & boots £69 £80 £114
Skis only £52 £60 £86
Junior Package (7-9 yrs)
Skis/Snowboard & boots £44 £51 £88
Skis only £33 £39 £66
Baby Package (6 yrs & under)
Skis & boots £32 £38 £64
Skis only £24 £28 £48  
Junior Helmet (12 yrs & under)  £17 £19 £28

Arc 1950 Ski Schools

Spirit 1950 Winter 2016/17 Rates

Spirit 1950 ski school is based in the centre of the village and offers personalised, English-speaking lessons with experienced, qualified instructors.


Ski Lessons Children (5-13 yrs) Adult (14 yrs+)
6 x Morning Group Lessons (Sun-Fri) £159 £159
6 x Afternoon Group Lessons (Sun-Fri) £159 £159
6 x Mid-day Group Lessons (Feb holidays only) £159 £159


Snowboard Lessons                       Ages 11yrs and over
6 x Half-day Afternoon Group Lessons (Sun-Fri) £163

 A minimum of 6 participants are required for snowboard lessons to run.

Infant (3-4 yrs) Introduction to Skiing Children (3-4 yrs)
6 x Half-day Morning Kindergarten £172
6 x Half-day Afternoon Kindergarten £172


Junior Backcountry Lessons Children (12-17 yrs)
6x Half Day Morning Group Lessons* £182
6x Half Day Afternoon Group Lessons* £182

* Backcountry lessons include half-day lessons Sunday-Thursday and a full day on Friday

To book full day creche with lunch please book with the Cariboo Club directly.

All lessons are subject to availability.  Please note that prior to booking Spirit 1950 lessons through Erna Low, clients are required to read the Spirit 1950 booking terms & conditions.


Arc 1950 Travel Information

Approx. distance from Calais: 958 km
Driving time from Calais: 9 hrs 10 mins
Approx tolls from Calais: £33 ea. way
Gateway airports: Geneva - 153 km
Lyon - 214 km
Chambery - 115 km

Underground car parking int the village is independently owned, visit to book – approx. 85€/car/week but this can change depending on dates of travel; alternative free outdoor parking is available approximately 5km away (accessible by free resort bus within operating hours).

Please note that the above website is in French, please click here to view instructions in English.

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