Les Contamines Ski Holidays

Resort features: 
Beginner skiers
Intermediate skiers
Advanced skiers
Family resort
Traditional village


Les Contamines is located at the heart of the Mont Blanc region and just a 1 hour 15 minute transfer from Geneva Airport. The village retains its rustic charm and authenticity as well as its traditional architecture and is the perfect resort for families and mixed ability skiers. The resort hosts an array of bars and restaurants and for those who want to take a break from the slopes there are many activities and events to enjoy.  The resort boasts excellent snow conditions due to its high geographical position and 200 snow making machines to ensure optimal snow conditions all season long.


Ice climbing, ice skating, paragliding, speed riding, sledge runs, sleigh rides, dog sled rides, beauty salon and snow shoe excursions. Daily activities and events also take place throughout the season.

Accommodation in this resort

  • Spa Facilities
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Close to Facilities
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Special offers

We currently have no featured offers for this resort; however, there may still be discounts available on selected dates. Please visit our ski deals section for information on all our current special offers.

Mountain info

Les Contamines is located at the foot of Mont-Blanc and is ideal for all levels of skiers and snowboarders. For beginners there are safe beginner zones and a snow garden whilst for freestyle fans there are snowparks and two X-Zones. The first X-Zone is located in the heart of the village and is equipped with a halfpipe whilst the second X-Zone is located by the Tierces slope and is equipped with rails, a novice and expert boarder cross and big air modules. The immediate ski area of Contamines/Hauteluce spreads across two different regions; Savoie and Haute-Savoie and offers 120 km of various runs between 1164 and 2500 metres, while for those wanting to rack up the miles the resort is part of the Evasion Mont Blanc ski area offering 445kms for slopes across 6 resorts including St Gervais and Megeve.

Mountain stats

Resort Altitude: 1164m

Summit Elevation: 2500m

Vertical Drop: 1336m

Total Pistes: 120km





Number of Lifts: 24

Snow Parks: 2

Piste map

Ski passes

We are currently unable to pre-book ski passes in Les Contamines.

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Ski rental

Pre-book your ski equipment rental through Erna Low for the ultimate in value and convenience.  We carefully choose our rental partners to ensure that you get the best equipment, the best value and, with multiple rental locations in most of our resorts, the most convenient location to ensure you get to spend less time sorting out your gear and more time on the slopes.

Les Contamines Ski Rental Locations

Les Contamines ski rental locations

Why book your ski hire through Erna Low?


We offer a price match guarantee, so you know you're getting the best deal.


Several rental locations in most of our resorts for your convenience.


We offer a range of equipment options for all standards of skier & rider.


We can advise you on the best equipment to suit your skiing style.

You will be given the option to add ski rental during the online booking process; however, if you have already booked your ski accommodation with Erna Low, please contact us directly to book your ski equipment, or use the search option below to find rental rates for your preferred destination.


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Ski schools

ESFBP n°5742170 Les Contamines-Montjoie Tel: + 33 (0)4 50 47 02 82 Fax: + 33 (0)4 50 47 19 49 informations@esf-lescontamines.netOn-line bookings at: www.esf-lescontamines.net
ESI91 chemin de la Revenaz 74170 Les Contamines-Montjoie Tel: + 33 (0)6 14 01 52 22 Fax: + 33 (0)4 50 47 15 52 snowsession.esi@free.fr www.snowsession.com

Travel info

Approx. distance from Calais:
854 km

Driving time from Calais:
8 hrs 10 mins

Approx tolls from Calais:
€74 ea. way

Gateway airports:
Geneva - 56 kmLyon - 176 kmChambery - 95 km

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