ISOLA 2000, FRANCE
Ski Holidays in Isola 2000, France
The lovely Isola 2000 is located Just 90 minutes from Nice airport, in a sunny resort with a great snow record. The little known resort of Isola 2000 has great skiing for all abilities, and if you venture down the mountain to the original village of Isola where you can explore winding streets and discover pretty buildings with painted facades.
Although it does not have the same big reputation as some of France’s other resorts, Isola 2000 remains one of the top options for skiers and snowboarders who are looking for a quiet destination to enjoy skiing in a cosy and welcoming environment.
Isola 2000 ski resort
As a purpose-built village, Isola 2000 is designed for easy navigation. Visitors do not need to travel far between their accommodation and the slopes, nor do they need to search tirelessly for restaurants. All the amenities are easily accessible and in plain view.
Perfect for beginners and intermediates, the resort is the ideal destination to be introduced to wintersports and develop skills without having to deal with large crowds.
Snow conditions in Isola 2000
The ski season runs from December to April and the surface is immaculately preserved across all runs.
Skiing in Isola 2000
Isola 2000 boasts 42 slopes that suit every kind of ability level, so no matter whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or expert, there are sure to be plenty of excellent options to choose from.
More inexperienced skiers will be able to enjoy the Grand Tour, which provides amazing runs and some extraordinary views of the local area. As visitors develop their confidence, the Grande Combe is a superb upgrade.
For more advanced skiers, the St Saveur route is an excellent option, whereas freestylers have plenty of ramps to enjoy in Tony’s Snowland.
There is a snowpark by the Marmottes chairlift featuring a half pipe and boardercross, and the area has some great off-piste areas through the woods. There are numerous shops, bars, clubs, restaurants and supermarkets adjacent to the slopes for those to investigate during their ski holidays in Isola 2000.
Apres ski, restaurants and other activities in Isola 2000
As a purpose-built park, the resort is a stunning combination of alpine design and modern architecture. Plus, all of this is close by to the slopes, making it simple for visitors to quickly move from the runs to the facilities.
If you’re looking to mingle with other visitors, La Marmotte is a fantastic bar, while La Cuba Loca is the most popular nightclub and has DJ sets until the early hours. On the other hand, if it's a relaxing break you want, the Spa de Temps provides fantastic treatments - just what you need after a long day on the snow.
For après ski there are lots of options: sleigh rides, snowmobiling, tobogganing, iceskating and ice driving. There is also an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna etc located in the old village, just twenty minutes’ drive from resort.
Transfer time to Isola 2000
The closest airport to Isola 2000 is Nice, which is around 90 minutes away by car.
Ski Hire in Isola 2000
There are normally a number of shops where you can pick up your pre-booked ski or snowboard equipment from. Which shop you go to will depend on where you are staying in Isola 2000. Here is a guide to ski or snowboard hire in Isola 2000:
|Ski Hire Type
|Adult 6 days
|Child 6 days
|Bronze - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots
|Silver - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots
|Gold - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots
|Platinum - Skis and Boots or Snowboard and Boots
You can book your ski hire for your trip to Isola 2000 here