We love

  • In the heart of the resort les Claux

  • At 100 m from the ESF of Point Show
  • A few meters from the slopes
  • Balcony in the apartments
  • Pets allowed (extra charge)

With its pretty wood and stone façade, the Résidence l’Ecrin des Neiges welcomes you into its luxury fully-equipped apartments with balcony or terrace. Thanks to its unique location in immaculate countryside, enjoy an apartment with spectacular views over the Massif de l’Eyssina.

Located in Vars - les Claux, just 80 metres away from the ESF ski school, the Résidence l’Ecrin des Neiges gives you direct access to the resort’s shops and ski runs. Make the most of the Forêt Blanche skiing area, one of the southern Alps’ most popular thanks to its pristine surroundings, slopes that snake nearly 3,000 metres high, gorgeous sunshine and excellent snow conditions.

Accommodation

Two-room apartment - Sleeps 4 - (de 32 à 34 m²)

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Accommodation accessible for guests with reduced mobility. Please contact us before you book.

A living room with a sofa bed and television. Open-plan living room and fully-equipped kitchen corner complete with fridge, ceramic hobs, mini oven, microwave, and dishwasher. A private bedroom with a double bed. One bathroom with shower (suitable for guests with reduced mobility) complete with toilet. Balcony.

Two-room apartment - Sleeps 6 - (40 m²)

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A living room with a sofa bed and television. Open-plan living room and fully-equipped kitchen corner complete with fridge, ceramic hobs, mini oven, microwave, and dishwasher. A private bedroom with a double bed, and a cabin corner with two bunk beds. One bathroom. Separate toilets. Balcony.

Three-room apartment - Sleeps 6 - (45 m²)

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A living room with a sofa bed and television. Open-plan living room and fully-equipped kitchen corner complete with fridge, ceramic hobs, mini oven, microwave, and dishwasher. Two private bedrooms with a double bed or two single beds or two bunk beds. One bathroom with tub and one bathroom with shower. Separate toilets. Balcony.

Rental package
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Ski package
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Vars and its surroundings

  • Vars: The Vars resort encompasses four villages: Saint Marcellin, Sainte Marie, Sainte Catherine and Les Claux. Welcome to a place brimming with history, ancient traditions, and breath-taking vistas.
     
  • Le Queyras: from authentic little villages like Saint-Véran to the Parc Naturel Régional, Le Queyras is a stunning combination of nature, art and tradition.
     
  • Ubaye: surrounded by mountains that tower as high as 3,000 metres, the valley is home to a number of side roads such as Barcelonnette.
     
  • Serre Ponçon: Europe’s second largest artificial lake offers a huge range of different water sports and activities.
     
  • Val d’Escreins: known as ‘ Little Canada’, this nature reserve is packed full of botanical nature trails and orienteering routes for the perfect family day out. 

The Vars skiing area

The Forêt Blanche: Elevation of 1,650 m/2,750 m • 185 km of runs • 116 ski runs (21 green, 45 blue, 40 red, 10 black) • 42 ski lifts.

Winter activities in Vars

Vars, a super sporty resort
A range of different activities await: downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, monoskiing, snowboarding, tobogganing, mountain climbing, snow biking, ice-rink, snowshoe hiking, hang-gliding, dog-sledding and speed-riding. Enjoy the Varspark while you’re here, too: one of Europe’s top snow parks complete with a chill-out area (terraces, barbecues, open stage)

Vars, a one-of-a-kind resort
Try something different this holiday: enjoy an overnight ‘Inuit’ stay in an igloo in incredible conditions deep in the Peynier forest.

Sweet treats & regional delicacies

Fish soup, tapenade and Provencal tart are on the menu here in Vars.

More information:

https://www.vars.com/hiver/
Conditions de vente des cours ESF
Conditions d'utilisation des forfaits de ski

Highlights

Getting there 

L’Écrin des Neiges ***

Les Claux 05560 Vars



By car

Direct motorway from Lyon, Geneva, Paris, Marseille to Grenoble, followed by the RN 91 (1h) heading to Briançon up to the Le Chambon, followed by the D 213.



By plane

Marseille-Provence (242km), Grenoble (211 km), Lyon-Saint Exupéry (293 km) airports.



By train

Montdauphin-Guillestre train station (15 km).



GPS
Latitude : 44.57176Longitude : 6.68346

Check-in & Checkout

Check-in:  From 4:30pm on Saturday
Checkout:  Before 10:00am on Saturday

Reception

Monday to Friday: 9:30am to 11:00am and 4:00pm to 6:30pm - Closed Wednesday
Saturday: 9:00am to noon and 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Sunday: 9:30am to 11:00am and 4:00pm to 6:30pm



Payable on site

Tourist tax payable on site: €1.50/night/per person over 18.
Deposit: € 350/apartment by pre-authorised card payment.

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