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The Ski Specialist To The French Alps Est. 1932

Val Cenis

Resort features: 
Intermediate skiers
Advanced skiers
Traditional village


Val Cenis is located with the Italian border on one side and the fabulous Vanoise National Park on the other side...
Val Cenis is made up of two traditional villages, Lanslebourg and Lanslevillard.  The ski area is located almost at the end of the High Maurienne valley, with the Italian border on one side and the fabulous Vanoise National Park on the other side.


Other Facilities
Public swimming pool, free cross country runs, ski touring, freeriding, ice climbing, snow kiting, paragliding, dog sledging, a 900m long sledging slope, snake gliss, under ice diving, ice skating, bowling, day and night time walks and snow shoe outings, cultural activities including a chapel with medieval paintings, museums bars, restaraunts, a fromagerie and two cinemas.

Facilities for children

Facilities for Children
2 nurseries/kindergartens with optional children’s clubs and ski school.  Le P’tits Marrons takes children from 3 months to 3 years and Le P’tits Loups from 6 months to 6 years.

Accommodation in this resort

  • Pet Friendly
  • Spa Facilities
  • Close to Facilities
  • Ski to Door
  • Swimming Pool
This ski in ski out residence is located near to the Pré Novel lift in Val Cenis Vanoise, halfway between Lanslebourg and Lanslevillard. Read more
  • Ski to Door
  • Close to Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
Situated just 50m from the nearest ski-lift, Les Valmonts de Val Cenis offers basic, comfortable accommodation and ski-in/ski-out access... Read more

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Special offers in this resort

Ski rental early booking offer - save an additional 10%
Valid from August 31, 2018 - November 30, 2018
Offer supplied by Erna Low
Book by 30th November for 10% off our already discounted rates on equipment rental. You can also still benefit from our 7th day free when booking 6 days hire (prices displayed online include any applicable discounts).

Terms and Conditions

Valid for all dates and all equipment types (some shops are excluded, contact us for details).

Mountain info

The ski area is good for beginners and intermediates with green and blue runs down through the trees. For more advanced skiers there are plenty of red and black runs, and skiers can take advantage of some good off-piste.  Access to the varied skiing is possible from 5 bases along the valley floor. There are lots of free shuttles throughout in the day around the resort. There is also a link, via the Orelle gondola (40 minutes drive/35km away) straight to Val Thorens and the vast skiing area of the 3 Valleys.

Mountain stats

Resort Altitude: 1300m

Summit Elevation: 2800

Vertical Drop: 1400

Total Pistes: 80





Number of Lifts: 26

Snow Parks: 2

Piste map

Ski passes

We are currently unable to pre-book ski passes in Va Cenis.

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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.

RESORT Ski Rental Locations

Erna Low work with two equipment rental suppliers in Val Cenis, to check which shop is the most convenient to your residence please view the information below.

Chalets de Flambeau & Alpages de Val Cenis - A Skiset shop is located in close proximity to your accommodation. 
All other residences and hotels in Val Cenis - A Sport 2000 shop is located in close proximity to your accommodation.

Val Cenis 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

ESF - Val CenisLe Colombaz 73480Val Cenis lanslevillardTel: +33 (0)4 79 05 92 43Fax: +33 (0)4 79 05 84 01info@esf-val-cenis.com
100 instructors including children's instructors and mountain guides.

Travel info

Approx. distance from Calais:
998 km

Driving time from Calais:
9 hrs 30 mins

Approx tolls from Calais:
€81 ea. way

Gateway airports:

Turin - 115 kmChambery - 122 km

Current weather

Snow data


Piste data

Piste information: Resort is closed for the season

Lower snow depth: 0cm

Upper snow depth: 0cm

Lift information

Lifts in total: 28

Data last updated on 2018-05-01

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Historic weather

Top 3 Accommodations

Les Chalets de Flambeau image 1
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Les Valmonts de Val Cenis image 1
Average: 2 (1 vote)

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