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Hotel Gelinotte

Val D'isere

The hotel Gelinotte is a Premium 4 Diamond rated alpine hotel in the southern alpine super-resort of Val d'isere.

Val D’Isere is a stunning resort in the summer, in fact one of the prettiest in the Alps and this traditionally expensive place to stay is made affordable with our all-inclusive package of activities which’ll keep you busy all week! The Gelinotte attracts an all British clientele; likeminded and sociable guests with lots of families.

The bikers’ love our free biking lift pass, (this and Tignes are the only resorts to offer this). Active mum’s, dads, kids and teenagers all love Val’s array of activities and our free bike hire upgrade from 3 days to 6!

At A Glance

  • Premium Alpine Hotel
  • 55 beds: 25 ensuite rooms
  • Bars/shops: 5 min walk
  • Main lifts, trails: 5-10mins
  • Main lifts, trails: 3 min cycle
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna & steam room
  • Lounge & bar (Wi-Fi)
  • Bike workshop & mechanic
  • Secure bike store, Jet wash

Your Holiday Includes

  • Flights & transfers (unless self-travel)
  • Daily breakfast & afternoon tea
  • 7 or 14 Nights accommodation
  • Mountain bike hire (6 days)
  • White Water Rafting
  • Walking & biking lift pass
  • Guided walk/hike (half-day)
  • Rock-wall climbing, archery, shooting
  • 6-day Multi Activity Pass
  • More on your FREE Activities

Val D'Isere is Good for

  • Mountain biking
  • Walking & hiking
  • Via Ferrata & Canyoning
  • White water rafting
  • Horse riding
  • Family activities
  • Shops and bars
  • Festivals & markets

About Hotel Gelinotte

The Hotel Gelinotte in the prestigious mountain resort of Val D’Isere is a 4-Diamond hotel with swimming pool and wellness suite among its many attributes.

Offering sweeping views of the mountains and resort from its elevated position, the Gelinotte is just 5-10 mins walk or a 2 min cycle to the centre, lifts and main activities. We offer a free 6 days of bike hire (as an inclusive upgrade) so getting around is not only very easy, but fun too!

This welcoming hotel, operated exclusively by us for our British guests enjoys a convenient location in Val’. After an unforgettable day biking, walking or enjoying a multitude of free and inclusive activities – there’s nothing better than to head back to the comfort of the Gelinotte to enjoy its wellness suite with pool, sauna and steam room before cake and afternoon tea - the perfect tonic for relaxing after a day exploring this incredibly beautiful mountain region.

There's a fully licensed bar, comfy lounge and our alpine restaurant which serves a hearty breakfast each day. You’ll also enjoy our daily afternoon teas with freshly made cakes and the three course dinners included in your package.

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Activities you can try

The range of free activities we include with our Active Packs for Val d'isere are more than enough to keep you entertained all week!

However you may choose to try some extra activities for a small local cost, and our Active Pack itinerary suggestions below are a great way to maximise your holiday fun, if you have the energy!

Your Free Activities - Mountain & road biking * (6 days bike hire) - White water rafting (1 session) - Walking & mtn biking lift pass (6 days) - A guided walk or hike (half day) - Aqua Sportif Centre (swimming) - Activity Pass: archery, golf, tennis, shooting, electric bikes etc * Road bikes are limited

Your Activity 'Summer Gift Pass': Multi Activity Pass Includes: Archery • Golf driving range • Air rifle shooting • Fun park (roller skate, skate board, bmx) • A guided mountain hike • Orienteering • Electric mountain bike tour • Beach ball, table football, ping pong, multisports field • Unlimited access to AquaSportif Centre with swimming pool, lazy river, chutes, slides, waves, pool jacuzzi and wellness.

Hotel Gelinotte Prices & Offers

7Nts Accommodation, Flights & Transfers, Half-board Catering, Free Active Pack & Bike Hire

Jun 2019
30 Jun Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
Jul 2019
07 Jul Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
14 Jul Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
21 Jul Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
28 Jul Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
Aug 2019
04 Aug Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
11 Aug Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only
18 Aug Sunday
7 Nights From
w/ Flights
Accom Only

Activities to try

Our holidays come with more than enough free activities for your week which are included in our ‘Free Active Packs’ worth up to £355 - so they’re really worth having! Here are some of the best Activities for you to try in Val d'Isere

Via Ferrata

Mountain Biking

River Duckies




Road Cycling

Rock Climbing



This superbly appointed hotel enjoys an elevated position with sweeping views of Val d’Isère and the mountains. Situated in a central location just 5 to 10 mins walk or a 2 minute cycle to the activities, shops and bars.

About the resort

Val D’Isere is one of the prettiest mountain resorts in Europe, surrounded by pine forest, alpine meadows, rugged and rocky scenery, fresh streams, waterfalls and stunning walking and biking.

It has a bustling centre of cafes and shops and hosts a weekly market with many organised events for the family.

It’s also linked to neighbouring Tignes and shares the same mountain area with its superb bike and walking trails.

Family and Child

Val D’isere is a summer resort that was made for kids! There’s lots to do from horse and pony rides to tennis and swimming, kids adventure play grounds, biking and mountain rambles, rides up gondola’s, electric carting, climbing, the Aqua Sportif centre and archery to name but a few…

The hotel enjoys a central position – so everything is close by and yet not too noisy.

If you’re travelling with babies or toddlers don't forget to ask about our baby packs with cots and high chairs. The hotel has family suites with interconnecting rooms too.

Travel Info & Money Savers

Travel Info (Flight packages)

  • Direct flights from: London Gatwick, Edinburgh, Bristol, Liverpool or Manch’r
  • Fly to: Geneva
  • Departure day: Sunday
  • Flight time: approx. 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Transfer time: approx. 3 hours

Travel Info (Self travel)

  • Save £200 p/pers (cost of flights)
  • 7-8 hours drive time in France
  • Choose when you travel!
  • Gain 1 or 2 extra days in resort
  • Stop over and visit beautiful sights on the way

Money Savers

  • We recommend our two week breaks which can save you up to £400pp
  • Loyal guests – remember you get 10% discount on our bars if you have your loyalty card! You can apply online
  • Remember that all the activities you should need for your week away are free and inclusive!
  • Book any holiday for June and save £’s over our peak dates. With no loss of value or package!

Why Choose Hotel Gelinotte?

Mountain Bike & Cycle

Make use of the free biking lift pass and sample the area’s fantastic mountain biking which links with neighbouring Tignes to offer more than 350km’s of world class tracks and trails.

Try from an array of Cross Country and Freeride trails with bike parks, pump tracks and Downhill courses for the more experienced riders.

For Road Cyclists, Val’ has a real cache of rides, like the Col L'Iseran cycle up to 2,764m which takes in stunning scenery and attracts many ‘holiday bikers’ and not just the Pro’s!

Try superb routes from La Val Bleu’s fun lines to the Rhododeron’s technical and fast trails with drops and jumps. The fast lift system with its array of circuits and looping tracks - along with the excellent Bike which is a major attraction for visitors.

The Olympique lift gives rapid access to Bellevarde where bikers can decide to stay in the Val’ area or drop down into Tignes for ever more variety.

Walking and hiking

With the extensive Vanoise National Park at your fingertips and a free lift pass, it is not surprising that the area is so popular with walkers.

A wide selection of itineraries will excite keen walkers from valley floor walks to riverside trails or forested paths to high altitude hikes and glacier walking for all abilities. The ski lifts help walkers cover many miles of stunning, rugged terrain with ease.

Weather to expect

Val D'isere reaches incredible altitudes and so extra special care in the sun is required and use of high factor sun creme a must. Val D'isere is one of the most famous alpine ski destinations in the World and it's summer programme is a real treat!

Guests can enjoy a quieter, more exclusive alpine resort compared to it's neighbour Tignes, but with many of the same (free) activities on offer.


All bedrooms have en-suite bathroom and most have balcony with wonderful mountain views; expect twins / doubles, triples and quads.

Special Biker Discount £50 off

If you’re mainly interested in the biking or walking and don’t really want the multi-activities in our free Active Pack but you want to stay in our properties then you can opt for a reduced Active Pack for a £50 discount (pp).

This means you won't get the activities of white water rafting, guided walking, guided bike ride, kayak and paddle board session.

But you do still get the complimentary bike hire and resort Multi-pass for pedestrian lift access and resort activities.

This offer is only available if the reduction is made on at the time of your initial reservation. A reduced Active Pack cannot be re-instated to your holiday after booking (or on arrival) so do make sure you are happy because the cost to re-apply the Pack is €179

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