anyone been to Les Arc 1950??

(4 Posts)
Happylander Thu 06-Sep-12 23:30:28

Hello All, Wondering if anyone has stayed at Les Arcs 1950 and used the cariboo1950 creche with intro to ski lessons for 3 year olds? Thinking of booking just wondering on opinions really

Thanks

alun4 Tue 18-Sep-12 23:30:19

arc 1950 is the best for ski in ski out, ski through the village so you will have no problem getting to/from the Cariboo. Buildings "Auberge", "Sources de Marie" and "The Manoir" will be most convenient for you but anywhere else will also be good.
Our children are much older now but this is the place you want to be for their introduction and you enjoying your skiing.
I have a vested interest as we are apartment owners who leaseback to Radisson/ Pierre et Vacances but truly find Arc 1950 to be the place!

toomuchcoffeetoomuchwine Thu 04-Oct-12 00:50:36

My good friend had a place there. Pros she says are - ski in / out, good child care at Caribou, massive ski area, well designed resort. Cons - expensive parking, cold jacuzzi, limited ski hire shops (maybe cheaper to hire down in Bourg.) A couple of the restaurants she says are very average (particularly the Mexican one).

clairemills81 Fri 12-Oct-12 08:44:02

Hi All

I stayed in 1950 Prince des Cimes last year and used an excellent ski rental service called Rental Republic, we booked online ahead of arrival and they delivered and fitted our equipment in the hotel which was easy and convenient, especially with the kids as we didn't need to drag them to the ski shop!! They collected the equipment at the end of the week and my husband even swapped to snowboarding for a day free of charge (although he had a rather bruised behind the following day!)

I have just made a booking for this year using a discount code Oktoberski12. The website is www.rentalrepublic.co.uk

See you on the slopes!

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