Skiing and cocooning
This ski resort offers convivial skiing, accommodation at the foot of the ski runs, an easy-go pace for holidays with the family in a protected environment. You will find the charm of an authentic village.
Resort height : 1450 to 2100m
No. of lift : 12
No. of slopes : 19
Total pistes length : 22 km (about 14 miles)
Snow canons : 46
Snowpark : yes
Purpose built : yes
Snow : **
Beginners' Area : ***
Off piste : *
Non skiers : ***
Val Louron: ideal for families
All the charm of an authentic Pyrenean valley, this resort offers a convivial style of ski, at an easy rhythm for your family holidays in a protected natural environment.
Skiing in Val Louron
Amongst the 9 hectares of runs many are in the forests! Super for skiing with the family, and to make learning that bit easier the beginners' area has a conveyer-belt style lift.
Hiking circuits and marked out snowshoe circuits in the forest of Lapadé and for the more adventurous, unmarked circuits on the crests of the Azet pass.
At the foot of the ski runs, apartments, chalets and holiday centre well catered and close to the resorts commodities.
In the valley: chalets, apartments, hotels, bed-and-breakfast and grouped hostels.
Spa Bath and the Après-ski
For your apres-ski a visit to the Balnea thermal spa is a must, relax and unwind in their naturally hot waters, soothe tired muscles in the jet baths.
The resort overview
Do a maiden paragliding flight, try cross-country skiing on the banks of the lake of Génos-Loudenvielle. In the valley you can visit Romanesque epoch painted churches.
This resort is ideal for children and for skiing beginners thanks to a fine beginners' area with toboggans and these sorts of things...
Kindergartens and snow gardens for children between 18 months and 12 years old.
The resort strong point
There you will have a warm welcome and a friendly ambience.
From Lourdes Pyrenees airport: About 1h20 drive, about £ 1.4 - 1.7€
Motorway A64 towards Toulouse
Exit 16 Lannemezan/Arreau, then continue towards Arreau
After Arreau take D618 towards and D25 towards Vielle-Louron and Val Louron.
A la carte airport and station transfers: this transport service is made to measure and adapted to your wishes. Air conditioned minibus can carry 1 - 7 persons in complete comfort, with your baggage to any destination in the south west. Information: 00 33 562 56 70 00