Les Carroz d’Arâches is a ski resort in the Haute Savoie region of the French Alp with a subtle balance between tradition and modernity. This authentic village ski resort in the Northern Alps nestles in its setting of preserved heritage, between ancient farms, communal bread ovens and Alpine chalets. But Les Carroz also offers a first rate skiing areaequipped with modern ski lifts, giving access to 265 km of slopes, which wind in and out between the pine trees, offering magnificent views over the Mont Blanc mountain range. Les Carroz d’Arâches is an ideal resort for a skiing holiday that unfolds in a warm, friendly atmosphere, where all is accessible by ski, striking a happy balance between the traditional village spirit of the area and the modern skiing area of a large b>Alpine ski resort.
Minimum altitude: 1140 m - Maximum altitude: 2500 m
Carroz, a skiing area in an unspoiled, natural setting, with wide-open spaces and quality snow, with 135 ofski slopes for all types of skiing, beginners and advanced alike.
The resort will also be a delight to snow-shoe lovers. Shuttles take you to the Agy Nordic skiing centre, or to the ‘pierre carré’ mountain pass in Flaine, the departure point of various footpaths, giving onto magnificent views.
The resort also offers 2 sessions of night-time skiing per week, 2 snowparks, 80 ski lifts (of which 1 cable car, 5 telecabins, 34 chair lifts, 29 ski tows, 1 “télébenne”, 3 rope tows and 2 sloping lifts) as well as the new Moliets 6-place, detachable chair lift. The diversity and nuùber of this equipment allows a high “turnover” and quick access to the ski slopes.
The « Grand Massif » stretches over 265 km of ski slopes, linking together 5 resorts : Les Carroz, Flaine, Morillon, Samoëns and Sixt.
The skiing area culminates at a height of 2 500 m with 73 ski lifts and 144 slopes (14 black, 53 red, 60 blue, 17 green)
Total number of skiers : 74 500 per hour. Total difference in level : 20 000 m.
The « Massif » covers a total of 145 km of slopes and links together 4 resorts: Les Carroz, Morillon, Samoëns, Sixt.
The summit of the skiing area is at an altitude of 2200m with 57 ski lifts at its disposal. 103 slopes (12 black, 37 red, 32 blue, 12 green)
Total number of skiers: 55 000 per hour. Total difference in level: 13 800m.
The resort's attractions
Les Carroz d’Arâches offers a whole host of activities for all the family :
- Cross country skiing
- Snow shoe outings
- Dog sleigh
- Horse-drawn carriage rides
- Ski joëring
- Skating rink(open from 10.00 am to 7.00 pm from December to March; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until 10.00 pm)
- Driving on ice
- Ice falls
- Hot-air balloon, all year round
- Spa, relaxation
- Night-time skiing and sledging
- Snowscooter, airboard
- Cinema, library, toy library, bridge, cultural centre etc
Your holiday rental
The Residence « Sunotel » is situated at the centre of the ski resort les Carroz d’Arâches in the Haute Savoie region near the Carroz ski lifts. The annexes of the Residence Sunotel (Améthyste, Cintra, Val Renand et Timalets are all situated near by (between 400 and 700 m). Departure point of telecabin and French skiing school are at a distance of 300 m from the accommodation.
At your disposal
Fee-paying IWiFi at reception and ski lockers
Attractions of the residence
This Odalys Vacances residence is ideally situated on or near a mountain-bike or cycling club site.
The apartments are equipped with: kitchenette (electric or vitroceramic hotplate, oven or microwave or microwave / grill), bathroom or shower with toilet and television (with supplement). They are all north, west or south facing with view of the resort or of the mountains. Some of the apartments have a balcony.
None of the studios is specially equipped for persons of reduced mobility.
INTERNATIONAL SKI SCHOOL
Thanks to our partnership with the International school of skiing (the ESI), no more hurry and worry, just enjoy your holiday, with the odd lie-in or a few hours skiing in total liberty.
Your children’s skiing lessons begin here at the Residence !
The skiing instructors come to fetch your children, these champions-to-be, to take them to their lessons (different age-groups according to the particular resort), group lessons (either morning or afternoon).
10% off (with advance booking) the public price for group lessons of Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing and surfing (age-groups, days and times of lessons differ according to the particular resort).
Holiday grocery basket:
Your week's shopping delivered on your arrival.
Fill up your fridge with no trouble.
Places to visit
- The heritage of Carroz d’Arâches : chapel, oratories, farms, Alpine chalets
- The Airon lake
- The Flaine lake
- Week end in an igloo
- Deposit (2 separate payments : apartment + cleaning) and tourist tax to be paid on the premises.
The deposit is given back after inventory on the day of departure or by post.
The accommodation should be left perfectly clean. Otherwise a statutory sum will be kept from the deposit.
Pets admitted : up-to-date vaccination certificate and tattoo required. Dogs are to be kept on a lead within the residence.
Bed linen included
Price in euros, per accommodation and per week (7 nights).
Arrival on Saturday between 4.00 and 7.00 pm
In case of late arrival, you MUST inform the residence, who will give you the procedure to follow
Departure on Saturday, before 10.00 am
According to reception opening times, and at your convenience, you may wish to complete the administrative procedure (deposit, reception of inventory, tourist tax etc.) during the day. The apartment will be at your disposal and the keys given to you, from 5.00 pm onwards.
Reception opening times: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 8.30 am to 10.30am
Saturday from 8.00 am to 12.00 am and from 2.00 pm to 8.00 pm
Closed all day Wednesday
Included in our prices
- Apartment rental
- Bed linen
- Free services
Not included in our prices
- The deposit
- The tourist tax
- The optional insurance
- Drinks, meals and personal expenditure
- Ski pass (ski lifts)
- Ski hire
- Ski lessons
- Bar (non-alcoholic beverages)
- TV rental
- Baby equipment hire
- Bathroom linen hire
- Change of bed linen
- Supplement for pets
- End of stay cleaning
- WiFi at reception
Studio apartment for 4 pers (approx. 19 to 23 m²) :
Living room with 1 sofa bed or Z bed (for 2 pers) or 1 folding bed (2 pers)
Cabine situated at the entrance of the studio with bunk beds (separated from living quarter by a door.)
Equipped kitchenette (electric or vitroceramic hotplate, fridge, oven, microwave or microwave/grill)
Bathroom or shower with toilet
Property Type: Apartment
Number of Bathrooms: 1
Number of Rooms: 2
Bed Types: 2x 1x
Security Deposit: No What's this?
Processing/Misc Charges: No
Min Stay: 7 nights
Max Guests: 4
Smoking Allowed: No
Children Friendly: No
Pets Allowed: No
Check In / Out: 17:00 / 10:00
- Bed Linen & Towels
- Wireless Internet
- Cable TV
- Parking Included
- Air Conditioning
- Washing Machine
- Free Cleaning
- Wheelchair Access
- Outdoor Space
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