Méribel Ski Hire
Méribel ski resort sits in the heart of the Three Valleys and in the Allues Valley. It is one of the major villages in the Three Valleys along with Val Thorens, Courchevel, La Tania and Les Menuires. With up to 600 kilometres of ski terrain and 339 different runs, the Three Valleys offer fantastic skiing experiences and is well suited to accommodate all ski levels and abilities. It also offers a lot more than just skiing experiences with some of Europe’s most beautiful snowy landscapes on display throughout the area. There are also several non-skiing activities for families and groups of friends to partake in such as snowshoeing, dog sledding, tobogganing, ice skating and a host of spas and wellness centres for relaxing and unwinding after a long day on the slopes. There are also a host of child-friendly activities for the visiting children at Méribel to not only be entertained but also involved in.
The runs at Méribel are situated at altitudes between 1,100 metres and 3,230 metres, however up to 85% of its pistes are actually situated higher than a whopping 1,800 metres altitude and up to 10 of these are above 2,500 metres. Located at such high altitudes, the snow conditions and reliability is highly improved. In the Alps, the higher you go the better the snow ( and the scenery!). Méribel is also home to Element park, an amazing snowpark that can be accessible to everyone. There are two themed boardercross aimed at beginners /children and advanced boarders respectively. They both feature bumps and banked turns and several other terrain movements suited to the ski ability of the skiers.
With so much fantastic skiing and snowboarding in Méribel, its imperative to ensure that you have the most suitable ski equipment available to tackle whatever terrain you encounter. We will address any possible enquiries you have about hiring ski equipment for your ski holiday. We will also advise you on all the options of ski rental Méribel has to offer. Stay with this page for any questions you may have regarding all the ski hire Méribel can provide.
How much does it cost to hire ski equipment in Méribel?
We always endeavour to make sure that we have very competitive prices across the board, at Erna Low and this also includes our ski hire and rental services. The prices for the equipment is displayed at the next to the equipment or package in the Ski Extras page. It is possible to hire only ski’s and snowboards on their own. Other pieces of equipment are categorised as just helmets, boots and ski packages which include ski and poles, helmets and boots. The ski’s and snowboards are split up into three categories; Evolution, Performance and Excellence. Each of these categories represents the grade and quality of each product and the ski ability most suited for them, respectively. The Evolution category is most suited for beginners and new starters spending a lot of time on green runs and easy blues with not a lot of twists and turns. The Performance category represents consists of equipment better suited to intermediates and the Excellence category represents the equipment suitable for high performing and advanced skiers on much more challenging ski terrain. As imagined, the prices for each category vary depending on the grade of equipment chosen. As earlier mentioned, the prices are displayed on the Ski Extras page next to the products and they represent how much they would cost for the duration or length of stay selected.
How to book ski and snowboard equipment in Méribel
If you were unable to pre-book your ski hire from us during the holiday booking online, you can still visit shops a number of shops in Méribel and hire your ski equipment directly but not as part of your Erna Low package. You will be charged independently by the ski hire shop. We always provide the option to hire your equipment directly from us as part of your overall ski holiday booking to save you time and money. We are partnered with well-recognised ski shops in numerous resorts, including Méribel, so why not hire your equipment with us directly and cut out the hassle.
Can I book my ski equipment online before my arrival at Méribel?
Yes. Your ski equipment can be hired or pre-booked prior to your arrival at Méribel. Whilst in the process of making your ski holiday booking, you can add all the equipment you wish to hire to your cart as part of the Ski Extras option. The Ski Extras page comes up after the Ski Transfers page. After your order has been placed, you will receive a voucher as part of your booking, The voucher will state the name of the ski hire shop and will list the items that you have hired ahead of your trip. Present the voucher at the ski shop to receive the equipment. It’s that simple.
Can I hire ski equipment for young children in Méribel?
Yes. You can hire ski equipment for your children/ any accompanying children in your travel group. There is ski equipment for children from as young as three years old and up to 17 years of age. Children’s ski equipment can be secured in the Méribel but we would strongly advise hiring your ski equipment through us online, for convenience and ease of travel.
Where do I pick up my ski equipment in Méribel?
Once the booking has been confirmed, your ski equipment will be ready and waiting for you to collect them at the named ski shop supplier in Méribel, listed on your voucher. The voucher will have a QR code containing details of the equipment. If the named supplier has multiple outlets, you can visit any one of them to pick up your equipment. Happy skiing!