French Alps Ski Resorts

Find your perfect ski destination

The premier international ski destination, with incomparable skiing in breathtaking landscapes.
Choose from huge and ultra-chic linked areas to traditional villages with charm and character.
Our in-depth resort reviews will help you select your ideal resort.

Le Chinaillon village under snow.

Le Grand Bornand

Massif des Aravis

Traditional Savoyard skiing at the higher Le Chinaillon ski station, coupled with authentic mountain charm in the main village.

Skiers on piste with mountain views, Le Devoluy, southern French Alps

Le Dévoluy

Plenty of relaxed blue-graded cruising in a region known for its sunny skies and heavy snowfalls. The Dévoluy lift-pass covers the linked family ski areas of La Joue du Loup and SuperDévoluy.

Wide view of snowboarders on snow-covered glacier at Les 2 Alpes.

Les 2 Alpes

With a glacier, Les 2 Alpes offers big-mountain skiing even in summer. Family skiers will find lots of intermediate runs, safe beginner areas plus a big snowpark and family fun run.

Forested piste, Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Paradiski

Part of the massive Paradiski linked domain, Les Arcs offers something for every level of skier, plus activities for non-skiers. It has the added bonus of being readily accessible by high-speed train.

Skiers on forested piste, Grand Massif

Les Carroz

Grand Massif

Les Carroz is in an exceptional location on a wide, sunny plateau to the west of the Grand Massif domain. A traditional style village with excellent services for families.

The Roselette chairlift providing access to the Hauteluce sector.

Les Contamines

Evasion Mont Blanc

Tucked away at the end of a valley this Evasion Mont-Blanc resort is not linked by piste to the other stations in the domain. Back to nature feel with magnificent views.

Red piste, Les Gets

Les Gets / Morzine

Portes du Soleil

Part of the Portes du Soleil, the resort has safe intermediate territory among forested slopes and a sunny, mid-mountain beginners sector. Lively atmosphere in the evenings.

The Saint Gervais sector offers a variety of entertaining tree-lined descents, amid truly spectacular scenery.

Les Houches

Chamonix Mont-Blanc

Often overlooked by those dazzled by the lure of nearby Chamonix, Les Houches is a significant ski area in its own right, with tree-lined pistes and friendly atmosphere.

Le Bouquetin, Les Menuires

Les Menuires

Trois Vallées

Skiing on this side of the Three Valleys will bring savings on accommodation whilst having access to what is billed as the World's Largest Ski Area.

Treeline and piste, Les Orres

Les Orres

Hautes-Alpes

Between Gap and Briançon in the Southern French Alps, and all but hidden from view above the vast Lac de Serre-Ponçon, Les Orres catches significant snowfalls.

Les Saisies village from Mont Bisanne

Les Saisies

Espace Diamant

Les Saisies has accss to a wealth of varied terrain and a great snow record. Family skiers and mixed-ability groups with varied interests will have plenty of options here.

Alpette summit with Massif des Aravis in background

Megève

Evasion Mont Blanc

Traditional, upmarket skiing experience with a range of premium services though plenty to entertain more modest budgets.

Méribel

Méribel

Trois Vallées

Situated in the heart of the Trois-Vallées, this charming Alpine resort offers varied terrain and a chance to explore the world’s biggest ski area.

Montgenevre village view from the slopes.

Montgenèvre

Via Lattea

Close to the Italian border in the southern French Alps, Montgenèvre offers limitless, quality skiing for all levels, plus an infectious cosmopolitan vibe.

Morzine-Avoriaz

Portes du Soleil

Authentic Savoyard village with plenty of shops, restaurants and activities, Morzine attracts skiers of all abilities. The village has earned the family-friendly Famille Plus label.

Orcières Merlette 1850

Hautes-Alpes

Within the Ecrins National Park, and readily accessible from the town of Gap, Orcières 1850 is a friendly purpose-built ski village with good facilities for families.

Orelle - Val Thorens

Trois Vallées

High-speed gondola access to Val Thorens and the fabulous Three Valleys have put this small village in the Maurienne valley on the map for keen, budget conscious skiers.

Oz-Vaujany

Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine

Oz-en-Oisans offers rapid access to 250km of world class skiing in Alpe d'Huez from an attractive car-free village.