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Family ski holiday at the Grand Tourmalet
The Grand Tourmalet has the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees, offer yourselves an exceptional ski holiday - ski lessons for the children, relaxation for parents, a thrilling cable-car ride to the Pic du Midi... then a crepe and a hot chocolate before plunging into the pool of your residence.On the map
From 3454 € /family Based on 2 adults + 2 children
- 1 week in apartment in a tourist residence close to the slopes
- 6 day family ski pass for Grand Tourmalet
- 6 day ski hire for all the family
- Ski classes for 2 children (3h/day for 6 days)
- 1 access to the Pic du Midi by cable car
- Access to the swimming pool of the residence
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- La Mongie is a 'foot of the slopes' resort
- Access to the Pic du Midi
Will you be able to explore all of the huge ski area in a week? Whilst your children are in ski school parents can move from one ski area to another. All the family must meet up for a fabulous trip up the Pic du Midi. Once at the top the view is just amazing, to the south hundreds of snowy peaks, to the north a view over the plains as far as the eye can see, some say one can even see the lighthouse at Biarritz! Back at your residence your children can make new friends at the club, parents can enjoy a little relaxation in the sauna, and the hamman...
Residence beneath the towering Pic du Midi:
This tourist residence is located beneath the Pic du Midi and on the Col du Tourmalet road, it offers the perfect opportunity to enjoy holiday. The building is finished in wood and stone, faces south, it comprises 104 apartments. For the further comfort there is a play area with swimming pool, sauna, hammam and fitness room. In summer you can enjoy all the pleasures of the mountains, strolls and picnics on the shores of the lake, a siesta in the shade of a pine tree, lively evening entertainments... In winter you are on the edge of the ski runs of the Grand Tourmalet, the largest ski area in the Pyrenees.
Has 104 apartments (sleep from 4 to 9 persons), with terrace, heated indoor pool, wellbeing area with hammam, sauna and fitness area, play area, private covered parking.
Including 7 apartments accessible to people with disabilities.
1 bedroom apartment sleeps 4: (30/35 m²)
1 living area with double sofa bed (160 x 200 cm)
1 bedroom with either double bed (160 x 200 cm) or 2 single beds (90 x 200 cm)
Kitchen area (microwave, ceramic hob, electric coffee maker, fridge, dishwasher)
Furnished terrace or loggia
Television with flat screen
Free wi-fi access
The Grand Tourmalet, your ski resort
Situated beneath the towering Pic du Midi de Bigorre the Grand Tourmalet ski resort has the largest ski area in the French Pyrenees.
On the Bareges side the ambience is of a typical Pyrenean village reigns, on the La Mongie side you will find all the services of a 'foot of the slopes' resort in a high mountain setting. The Pic du Midi forms part of the ski area and has fabulous free ride and off-piste skiing. Grand skiing in a Grand resort!
For learner skiers and boarders
2 secure beginners areas in La Mongie with 13 runs and 11 drag lifts, in Bareges - 5 runs, 3 drag lifts, 1 chairlift, 2 conveyor belt lifts. Located next to the slopes in La Mongie is the creche for children of 12 months to 4 years, snow garden in La Mongie for 3 to 11 years.
For snow boarders the brilliant Park des Etoiles snow park has 3 circuits with 2 levels of difficulty : Mini boarder cross with bends and bumps. The blue circuit is adapted so all can enjoy the pleasures of free style. The red run is fast, with high banked bends and big jumps.
The Pic du Midi cable-car, easy access to the highest summits!
Take the Pic du Midi cable car for a spectacular voyage to the summit at 2877 metres, where 600 m2 of viewing terraces await, marvel at the 360 degree panorama over the whole of the Pyrenees, the plains of the south west and even the Massif Central. The Pic du Midi also houses a famous astronomical observatory, a star museum (the highest museum in Europe) which explains the history of this exceptional site and the exploration of the universe.
Practical info : Access by cable car from La Mongie - restaurant at the summit. The Pic du Midi also offers observation evenings with a night spent at the summit. One can also descend skiing, the off piste descent is of 1700 meters!.
- From 3454 € /family - Formula 'Service Included'
- From 2526 € /family - Accomodation + Ski pass
- From 1552 € /family - Accomodation
- Based on 2 adults + 2 children
The price includes
Formula 'Service Included' :
A week in apartment in a tourist residence on the edge of the ski runs - 6 day family ski pass for Grand Tourmalet - 6 day ski hire for all the family - Ski classes for 2 children (3 hours per day during 6 days) - 1 access (family) to the Pic du Midi by cable car - Access to the swimming pool of the residence - Bed linen and towels - Booking fee.
The price does not include
Local taxes - Access to sauna, hammam and fitness - Cancellation insurance - End of stay cleaning - Security deposit.
During the school holidays
Lunch on the summit :
Treat yourself to a panoramic lunch at the top of the Pic du Midi. Fabulous views and delicious local dishes, it is a must!
Our favourite ski run :
The beautiful runs through the forests of the Ayre above Bareges, a magical setting with the superb Chez Louisette restaurant at the bottom of the runs. These legendary runs once welcomed the European ski championships.