Hotel L'Helios **** Méribel, France
What we love
A traditional and chic 5-star hotel which offers great value for money! Le Blizzard makes you feel right at home with its welcoming atmosphere and traditional wooden Alpine interior. Adults and children alike will love the outdoor heated pool and hot tub in the snow. Here at Oxford Ski, this is one of our personal favourites!
Setting the scene
Le Blizzard is a charming, chalet-style hotel that welcomes you with its steaming, outdoor heated pool. Inside the furnishings are traditional and mirror the regional style of the Haut Savoie. The hotel is located right in the heart of Val d′Isère and gives spectacular views of the Olympic downhill run, La Face de Bellevarde.
The bedrooms are comfortable and wood-clad in a traditional chalet style; many of which have been recently renovated. Some have their own fireplace and all are decorated in a mountain-inspired fashion.
Aside from its outdoor pool and hot tub in the snow, the hotel has several other spa facilities. With a sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi and massage rooms, the hotel is perfectly equipped for a relaxing stay.
Rooms and Suites
The hotel features 70 alpine chic rooms and suites in total overlooking the mountain and village, all with private balconies. You can choose from Luxury Rooms or Junior Suites - perfect for 2 adults with the opportunity to add an extra bed in some of the Junior Suites (great for a small family of 3). Le Blizzard feature fantastic room categories for families ranging from Duplex Suites up to 2-Bedroom Apartments, able to sleep up to 4 people.
Spa and Wellness
A sanctuary of relaxation.. The hotels Clarins spa offers guests a great range of massage and beauty treatments. The balneotherapy facilities include an outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna. The hotel also has a fully equipped fitness area (Technogym) and a beautiful relaxation area with tearoom. You can also take part in morning yoga and stretching lessons (reservations required).
Dining and Après Ski
For a variety of cocktails and rare spirits, head to the hotels lounge bar where you can get comfortable and cosy in front of an open fireplace. Famous for its warm ambience, it′s a real key location after a day on the mountain.
Le Blizzard Restaurant
Enjoy lunch or dinner overlooking the Bellevarde slopes. Run by chef Patrice Durand, this lovely restaurant serves gourmet French cuisine.
For local Savoyard delicacies head to La Luge.
La Mourra Restaurant & Bar: Offering a relaxed dining experience. Enjoy a light snack and an après drink, followed by a Japanese influenced menu.
- Distance to piste: 100 metres
- Distance to lifts: 100 metres
- Distance to resort centre: Centrally located
Distance To Airport
- Chambery (CMF): 2h 15m / 140km
- Grenoble (GNB): 2h 30m / 160km
- Geneva (GVA): 3h / 220km
- Lyon (LYS): 3h / 220km
Winter 2016/17 Pricing
Rooms (between 18-35 sqm) From EUR 4,088 to 6,258 per week
Junior Suites (between 37-47 sqm) From EUR 5,908 to 9,058 per week
Suites (between 41-42 sqm) From EUR 6,818 to 11,228 per week
2-Bedroom Apartment (between 47-82 sqm) From EUR 8,400 to 15,050 per week
*Prices based on full occupancy, including half board. Bed and breakfast basis also available. Supplements apply for additional adults and children.
Please contact us on +44 1993 899422 for more information and live availability.