"Seconds from the cable car, this large chalet is ideal for people who want easy access to the slopes. Located in the eponymous hamlet of Le Fornet, five minutes by bus from Val d’Isere town centre, the Chalet du Fornet is a picturesque alpine retreat in a stunningly beautiful part of the Alps."
Chalet du Fornet - Val d'Isere, France
Located in the pretty hamlet of Le Fornet, this chalet offers high quality accommodation in the perfect position. The cable car is just across the road, providing swift access up to the high, snowsure L’Iseran and Pointe du Montet areas, and connecting lifts to the Solaise slopes above Val d’Isere. There is also a ski bus stop (running 8am-midnight, 2am in peak weeks) just outside to take you directly to Val d’Isère’s exciting nightlife.
The chalet is finished to a very high standard with wood wall panelling and authentic wooden floors and all bedrooms have en suite facilities and a balcony.
The lounge area has a large screen satellite TV and opens on to the balcony offering magnificent views from the perfect sun-trap spot on which to enjoy your afternoon tea.
Overall this chalet is perfect for the keen skier who wants a traditional chalet with excellent access to the slopes combined with peace and quiet in the evening, but with the lively centre of Val d’Isere easy to get to whenever you want.
Features - Chalet du Fornet, Val d'Isere
- Fantastic location just 30m to the Le Fornet Cable Car
- Luxury wood-panelled chalet
- Spacious living area with satellite TV and balcony with superb views
- Free Wifi
- Dining-room with open fireplace
- All bedrooms with en suite facilities
Accommodation - Chalet du Fornet, Val d'Isere
Ski room with heated boot warmers
FIRST FLOOR: Room 1 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 2 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 3 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 4 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 5 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 6 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony Room 7 Continental Twin with bath/wc and balcony
Living area with TV and balcony Dining room with fireplace and balcony Kitchen.
Room 8 Twin plus single sofa-bed with bath/wc and balcony Room 9 Twin plus single sofa-bed with bath/wc and balcony
Meals- Chalet du Fornet, Val d'Isere
Included in the prices is a buffet Breakfast
Frequently Asked Questions
- What are the check-in and check-out times at the Chalet Hotel du Fornet?
You can check-in from 3:00 pm and check-out is until 10:00 am.
- What type of rooms are available at the Chalet Hotel du Fornet?
Most of the rooms are twins, however, on the third floor of the chalet are two triple rooms. All rooms have a balcony.
- How far is Chalet Hotel du Fornet from the centre of the Val d'Isere?
The chalet is located in the pretty hamlet of Le Fornet. There is a ski bus stop that runs from 8am-midnight (2am in peak weeks) just outside the chalet that takes you directly to Val d’Isère’s. If you fancy walking in one evening it's about 2.5kms.
- What meals are served at the Chalet du Fornet?
The Chalet Hotel du Fornet is a B&B chalet so you will get a buffet breakfast on each of the 6 mornings you are staying there.
- Does the Chalet Hotel du Fornet have any restaurants nearby?
Yes, there are a few places to eat in the hamlet of Fornet, but the free shuttle bus means you can quickly be in the centre of Val d'Isere with lots of restaurants.
- How long is the transfer to Val d'Isere?
The closest airport to Val d'Isere is Chambery which is approximately a 2-hour 15-minute drive away, Grenoble is about 2 hours 45 minutes, Geneva is roughly 3 hours away and you could choose to fly to Lyon but with a transfer time of 4 hours, we'd recommend one of the airports nearer by.
- How close is the nearest ski lift?
The Le Fornet Cable Car is the closest to the chalet and is about a 30m walk away.
- How close is the nearest ski school?
The nearest ski school is in the village of Val d'Isere, you can get there on the free shuttle bus that runs from 8 am-midnight (2 am in peak weeks).