A quick, free call on 0800 707 6229 or email could bring you huge savings on Club Med Val Thorens Sensations
Located in one of the highest resorts in Europe at 2300 metres high, Val Thorens offers guaranteed snowfall and perfect conditions for a fantastic holiday hitting the slopes. Set amongst the 3 Valleys Ski Domain, the biggest ski domain in the world, enjoy terrific après-ski, a wide range of inclusive activities, free WiFi and in-resort Spa featuring duo-treatment rooms and Turkish bath. This all-inclusive resort offers a unique, modern and luxurious experience for your ski break. With panoramic views and the pleasures of après-ski in a stunning setting, this resort offers the modern getaway for ski lovers.
The resort has a contemporary design based on transparency and light by Sophie Jacqmin, inspired by a modern interpretation of the mountain spirit. The resort delivers on all accounts, from all-inclusive food, ski lessons, evening entertainment and free-flowing alcohol. Try the pleasures of winter sports, from tobogganing to speed-riding, and not forgetting skiing and snowboarding, in one of the world's best ski resorts. Away from the slopes, there's Club Med Spa by CARITA and the latest fitness trends, cosy evenings and festive nights: the choice is yours. And you won't go hungry while you're away - original gourmet eating at all hours, take-away snacks for the slopes and top-quality dining, with a Michelin star chef.
Club Med Val Thorens commands a perfect location for skiers. With its ski in/ski out access, access to the slopes is quick and convenient. Its excellent location and great in-house facilities make Club Med Val Thorens ideal for family and group ski holidays. Please note that there is no swimming pool in this Resort. There are also no children's clubs available, therefore ski lessons start from 12 years old with Club Med as part of the adult class. Children are welcome from 2 years of age and babysitting services are available.
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Flights & Transfers
Choose from a wide range of regional airports, with direct transfers to and from your resort.
Each Resort offers a range of wonderful accommodation - usually Superior, Deluxe and Suites, and often more luxurious accommodation too.
Gourmet Full Board Cuisine and Open Bar
In all ski resorts, enjoy speciality restaurants with waiter service and an open bar serving local and international spirits, wines, beer and non-alcoholic drinks.
Group Alpine Ski & Snowboard Lessons (from 12 Years)
Sign up for all-level ski classes after arrival. From beginners to expert skiers, Club Med's skiing and snowboarding instructors are there to help evaluate your level and advise on classes to attend.
Free Lift Pass on Arrival
Your free Ski Pass will be waiting for you at Reception. It’s valid for the full duration of your stay from your arrival date.
- Skiing School
- Snowboard School
- Club Med fitness
- Carita Spa - individual and duo treatment rooms, Turkish bath, Zen area, Zen tea room, bathrobe on loan
Other activities include:
- Mountain Biking on Snow
- Hot Tube!
- Aerial Paramotor flight
- Helicopter trips
- Ice driving
Additional charges may apply.
Val Thorens Sensations has 384 rooms featuring top-end design, providing maximum light and comfort with views over the ski area from your balcony. Some rooms can be interconnecting in order to accommodate larger families.
An elegant room with a view, ideal for resting after a day in the open air, rated 4 Trident and sleeping up to 4 people. From floors 2 to 10, most of the rooms have wonderful views over the slopes and mountains. Also available - Interconnecting, Balcony and Mobility Accessible Superior Rooms.
A comfortable and contemporary room with a spacious balcony and separate lounge area. Sleeps up to 3 people. 4 Trident rated. On floors 6, 7 and 8 of the Resort, most of these rooms have a view over the ski slopes and mountains. Also available - Interconnecting and Mobility Accessible Deluxe Rooms.
The elegant Suites offer the luxury of space and fabulous views from the balcony. Suites on the top floor of the hotel with the best view of the ski slopes and mountains. 4 Trident rated. Sleeps up to 3 people.
Enjoy a warm, refined ambience in this Junior Suite with a furnished balcony looking onto the mountains. 4 Trident rated. Sleeps up to 2 people. Junior Suites are on the 7th floor of the hotel and most offer a view of the ski slopes and mountains.
Located on the first floor, this restaurant features a terrace and offers a warm and friendly atmosphere. Enjoy the new-generation buffet concept with the best of mountain cuisine.
The Epicurious, Gourmet Lounge
This speciality restaurant offers a variety of great eating experiences in a ‘Gourmet Lounge’. Enjoy a gourmet picnic for lunch, some tea in the afternoon or a tasting menu in the evening, designed by Chef Edouard Loubet, winner of two Michelin stars, five Gault & Millau toques and French Chef of the Year 2011. A Val Thorens local, Edouard Loubet has created a range of dishes to showcase local produce, made each night by the Resort’s head chef and their team. You can also explore the wine cellar at extra cost. This restaurant has been designed for gastronomic delights and an intimate atmosphere, and has something to offer whatever the time of day.
For keen skiers, the self-service corner in the ski room has hot drinks and snacks to take away. It has a good selection of high-energy snacks, coffee, soft and energy drinks.
Oxygen Main Bar
A buzzing bar in the heart of the Resort with warm colours and large windows. The French Alps meet Scandinavian design in a modern, cool and elegant space.
The Epicurious Lounge Bar
Enjoy intimate evenings in the lounge bar, located inside the Epicurious Gourmet Lounge area. Perfect for a romantic evening, or just to unwind after a day on the slopes. Indulge your flamboyant side in the luxurious decor.
Between 1300m – 3200m
600km of Slopes: 35 Black, 110 Red, 104 Blue, 68 Green
Geneva Airport - 2 hours 40 minute transfer
Chambery Airport - 1 hour 50 minute transfer
Lyon Airport - 2 hours 30 minute transfer
Grenoble Airport - 2 hours 35 minute transfer
Bourg Saint Maurice - 1 hour 15 minute transfer
Brides-les-Bains - 50 minute transfer
At every Club Med Ski resort you will find an in-resort ski rental store where you can rent equipment for your holiday, saving you the worry of having to pay extra to carry your equipment on the plane. In the rental store you can rent equipment for the duration of your stay or you can have your personal equipment serviced.
When you book your holiday with Travel Club Elite you can ask to rent your ski equipment in advance, so as soon as you arrive in the resort you have what you need to hit the slopes! Charges in the resort will be higher, so we recommend you book Club Med ski equipment in advance.
Ski Hire 2019
Rental Prices for a 7-night stay (ages 12 & over)
Adult helmet: £20
Club Med Ski Rental
Adult ski rental - Prestige: £160
Adult ski rental - Performance: £126
Adult ski rental - Sport: £107
Adult ski rental - Leisure: £85
Adult ski boot rental - Prestige: £70
Adult ski boot rental - Standard: £52
Club Med Snowboard Rental
Adult snowboard rental - Advanced: £126
Adult snowboard rental - Sport: £109
Adult snowboard boot rental: £52
Kids from ages 4 and over rental prices
Child ski rental - Performance: £76
Child ski rental - Sport: £54
Child ski boot rental - Standard: £39
Child snowboard rental - Sport: £65
Child helmet: Free
What Airports can I fly from?
Club Med offer return flights on most, if not all, departure dates from the following airports: London (all airports), Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Newcastle, Bournemouth, Leeds Bradford, Cardiff, East Midlands, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Oxford, Belfast and Dublin.
Non-flight packages are also available – please ask for details.
Is the Resort Ski-in/Ski-out?
All Club Med Resorts in Europe have the extra benefit of being ski-in/ski-out with the exception of Meribel L’Antares (5 minute walk), Cervinia (2 minute minibus transfer) and Saint Moritz (15 minute walk).
Can I book my Ski equipment through Club Med?
Absolutely. At every Club Med Ski resort, you will find an in-resort ski rental store where you can rent equipment for your holiday, saving you the worry of having to pay extra for your equipment on the plane. In the store, you can rent equipment for the duration of your stay or you can have your own equipment serviced. When you book your holiday with Travel Club Elite you can ask to rent your ski equipment in advance, so as soon as you arrive at the resort you have what you need to hit the slopes! Charges in the Resort will be higher, so we recommend you book Club Med ski equipment in advance.
How does the Ski tuition work?
You will receive 5 days of group lessons, included in your package. The children's tuition will be separate from the adults' tuition. Ages from 4 years old in many Resorts. Private lessons are available at an additional cost. Professional ski instructors, all familiar with the ski domain, will guide you over the slopes best suited to your ability, to ensure that you progress safely but surely in the best possible conditions, in small groups of 12 people maximum.
A test on the first morning will determine your level and the right class for you:
Beginners: this is your first experience of Alpine skiing
Class 1: you can control your speed, and are at ease on blue slopes
Class 2: you can negotiate red slopes at a reasonable speed
Class 3: you are at ease on all slopes
Expert: you are at ease on all types of terrain and snow
Top quality equipment and the Ski Service® (at a supplement) is available to ensure your satisfaction.
Do all Resorts have Kids’ Clubs?
Not all. Meribel Le Chalet and Meribel L’Antares don’t have Kids’ Clubs but welcome children from 4 months of age; a babysitting service is available. Similarly, Val d’Isere and Val Thorens Sensations don’t have Kids’ Clubs but welcome children from 2 years of age; a babysitting service is available. Arcs Extreme is an adults-only Resort.
Can I pick my children up to Ski with them for some of the time?
What non-Ski activities are there in the Resort?
Please refer to the Resort Facilities tab for details of some of the extra activities available at each resort. Most resorts cater for adrenaline junkies and guests looking for more leisurely activities, and everything in between! Examples include snowshoeing, dog-sledding, fat biking, hot tubes, aerial paramotor flights, bobsleighing, zip-lining, activity parks, horse-drawn carriages, snowmobiling, paragliding, airboarding, helicopter sightseeing, ice skating, ice-diving, ice-driving, micro-lighting, walking, hiking, cocktail classes, dinner in an igloo, torchlight descents, yoga, swimming, cinema and squash. And that perennial ski favourite - bowling!
Please note that an additional charge may be required for some or all of these activities.
Can you tell me more about Club Med’s Trident Resort-grading system?
Level 3 Trident Club Med Resorts – These Resorts offer incredible service, comfortable rooms, included activities and a substantial buffet with locally inspired speciality dishes.
Level 4 Trident Club Med Resorts – These premium level Resorts go a step further, with added experiences and facilities, gourmet cuisine and luxury spas. These Resorts are built to impress!
Level 5 Trident Club Med Resorts – The epitome of luxury, with spacious, intricately designed bedrooms, indulgent spas and VIP service, in some of the most idyllic settings in the world. Some Resorts offer the option to stay in private villas or chalets for a truly unforgettable experience.
Are Family Rooms available?
Family Rooms, sleeping between 3 and 6 people, are available at all Club Med Resorts with the exception of Arcs Extreme. Interconnecting Rooms are also available in most Resorts.
Do Club Med accommodate special dietary requirements?
Club Med Restaurants can accommodate most common food allergies (sometimes with a limited choice). It is recommended that you contact Travel Club Elite on 0121 213 0012 (Option 3) to inform us of your special dietary requirements, so that we can in turn advise Club Med.
Is there a heated swimming pool in the Resort?
All Club Med Resorts have a heated swimming pool with the exception of Arcs Extreme, Aime La Plagne, La Plagne 2100, Val Thorens Sensations and Valmorel Chalet Apartments (but you can use the Valmorel Resort next door). Please note that the swimming pool at Tignes Val Claret is unheated.
Is the WiFi free?
Yes, so the kids will be thrilled!
If you have any other queries, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0800 707 6229.
Please note that prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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