Méribel is a great base from which to explore Les Trois Vallées. Méribel Village is approximately 2kms from Méribel Centre on the road towards La Tania. Méribel Mottaret is just above Méribel Centre with fantastic access to the skiing.
Olympic ice skating rink, sports complex with indoor swimming pool, health and fitness centre, bowling alley, climbing wall and weekly market. Snow shoe walks, snowmobile rides and paragliding, a short guide to the Méribel Valley’s heritage is useful to enjoy the foot trails.
Facilities for children
Méribel has a day nursery for children 18 months to 3 years and there are ski kindergardens for children aged 3 – 12 year both in Méribel Centre and Méribel Mottaret.
Snow Bugs Private Nannies
Our SnowBugs nannies are based in Courchevel, La Tania, Meribel and surrounding areas.
SnowBugs give you absolute peace of mind whilst you spend days out on the slopes.
SnowBugs offer a high quality, friendly and trustworthy, private nanny service, entertaining your little ones in the comfort of your own holiday home.
T4 nannies are the loveliest in the Alps. We know because our families tell us so, and because we hand pick nannies who share our belief that undivided attention, fun and getting involved are the key ingredients to a happy family holiday.
Ski resorts are a magical place for children, and t4 nannies are proud to offer fun, flexible and top notch childcare in Val d’Isere, Tignes, Meribel, Courchevel and La Tania.
Merinannies have the recipe for the perfect family ski holiday in the Alps. We provide a first class, professional and flexible childcare service for families in the 3 Valleys (Meribel, Courchevel), Chamonix, Megeve, Samoens , St Anton and Ischgl.
Our aim is to provide the best childcare for peace of mind and an unforgettable family ski holiday.
Our superb team of highly experienced nannies have a genuine interest in childcare, with warm, caring personalities and will make your children love every moment of their time with us. You will be left feeling relaxed to enjoy your holiday, confident that your little ones are in safe, caring hands.
MeriNannies was established in Meribel in 2003 by Katia Koumantou-Pozerskis, a qualified teacher and mother of two adorable children.
Accommodation in this resort
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Advice & Guides
Méribel and Méribel Mottaret are ideally situated in the middle valley of Les Trois Vallées. The area provides a variety of gentle slopes, as well as many challenging pistes and several easily reached off-piste zones. Most areas offer convenient nursery slopes, with pistes coming back into the villages and numerous snow canons below 1800m.
Resort Altitude: 1450m
Summit Elevation: 2952m
Vertical Drop: 1502km
Total Pistes: 150km
Number of Lifts: 45
Snow Parks: 1
Save hassle by pre-booking your Méribel ski passes with Erna Low before you travel.
Why pre-book your Méribel ski passes with Erna Low?
We offer a price match guarantee, so you know you're getting the best deal.
Receive your passes before you go, meaning less queuing and more time skiing.
We can advise you on the best pass to suit your skiing style and ability.
Méribel Ski Pass special offers
We often have ski pass offers available, including early booking discounts, free upgrades and free child passes. Our ski pass offers change throughout the season, so please see the Special Offers tab above for information on our latest ski pass special offers.
You will be given the option to add ski passes 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 passes, or use the search option below to find ski pass rates for this resort.
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Méribel Ski Rental Locations
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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.
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The Snow School
A British Ski School operating in Courchevel Meribel & La Tania, the Snow School instructors are fully qualified through the British Association of Snowsport Instructors (BASI) and conduct all of lessons in English. They offer private lessons for adults and children, friends & family group lessons, kids group lessons Three Valley ski guiding service, and corporate skiing events.
Tel: +44 (0) 77 33 25 19 15 (May to Dec) / +33 (0) 78 72 40 519 Dec to May.
Parallel Lines British Ski & Snowboard School
Parallel Lines Ski School are a Meribel Ski School who provide the very best Ski Lessons and Snowboard Lessons, taught in English by a top team of Instructors. From their base in Meribel they have built a team committed to offering the very highest levels of customer service and lesson quality.
They offer a full range of ski lessons and snowboard lessons for Adults and Children, Group Lessons, Private Lessons, Performance Courses and Off Piste guiding.
They also provide 10 week Gap Ski Instructor Courses and Snowboard Instructor Courses with our partners SnowSkool.
They work closely with Cab9 Snowboarding, the only full time Snowboard School in Meribel, which offers the highest level in Snowboard Instruction, including Freestyle and Park Sessions.
Their website can guide you through the simple booking process, from choosing which types of lessons you would like, determining your ability level, checking availability, and finally confirming and paying for your lessons.
Contact to pre-book: email@example.com , Tel. 0844 811 2779, www.parallel-lines.com
Cab 9 Snowboard Instructors
Cab 9 is a small team of dedicated snowboard instructors based in Meribel, and also operating in La Tania and Courchevel, who can provide you with second to none lessons in all aspects of snowboarding.
They're not ski instructors who snowboard! They live and breathe snowboarding, and have each dedicated a significant portion of their lives to learn and experience as much as possible about this exciting sport. Their aim is to make sure that you get the most out of your precious time on the snow by passing on a wealth of knowledge gained through years of riding and teaching snowboarding.
No matter what your level, they intend to make your experience safe and enjoyable, and at the same time open your mind to the latest techniques which will change the way you ride the mountain.
Maison du Tourisme
BP 17 - 73550 MERIBEL
Tel: +33 (0)4 79 08 60 31
Fax: +33 (0)4 79 08 60 80
400 Alpine ski instructors, 40 snowboard instructors speaking French, English, German, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Dutch and Russian.
10 cross-country instructors.
14 hostesses in 4 selling points.
• E.S.F. La Chaudanne: +33 (0)4 79 08 58 81
• E.S.F. Rond-Point: +33 (0)4 79 08 89 42
• E.S.F. Méribel-Mottaret: +33 (0)4 79 00 49 49
E.S.I. - Magic In Motion
Tel: +33 (0)4 79 08 53 36
Fax: +33 (0)4 79 00 31 40
40 instructors speaking English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, German, Czech, and Tibetan.
British run ski school, specifically catering for the UK market with all lessons taught in English by a group of highly qualified instructors.
Tel: 0131 208 2855 or 07734 257260
Founded in 2009, Sweet Snowsports ski instructors are handpicked and are all native English speaking. We pride ourselves in delivering top class ski lessons. Whether you book a single session or opt to take an instructor for the full week, you are guaranteed to receive the same level of excellent customer service. We listen to what our customers want and will work with you to meet your requirements, offering impartial advice when it is required and on-going support throughout the booking process. We offer a full range of services including private ski lessons, small children’s groups and guided tours of Les Trois Vallées.
Approx. distance from Calais:
Driving time from Calais:
9 hrs 15 mins
Approx tolls from Calais:
€75 ea. way
Geneva - 150 kmLyon - 185 kmChambery - 107 km
Piste information: Resort is closed for the season
Lower snow depth: 0cm
Upper snow depth: 0cm
Lifts in total: 41
Data last updated on 2017-04-28
Snow report information from SkiClub.