Convenient located in Les Arc 2000, access to the slopes could not be simpler, with the pistes and nearest ski-lift just 250m from the residence’s front door, for swift and easy access to and from the slopes.
Sleeping 12 guests in comfort, the l’Ours Brun is furnished in Alpine style, on the second floor of the residence and will appeal to medium-sized groups or families.
With a satellite TV, free Wifi and a fireplace this chalet apartment offers homely comforts for guests. All rooms also have hairdryers. Guests have free use of the indoor swimming-pool in the adjacent Altitude Residence.
Please note that this property is only available for 7 or 14 night stays on a catered basis. Flights from selected UK airports are included in the price (a self-drive discount is also available).
The chalet can sleep up to 12 guests in six en suite bedrooms (four twin and two double rooms), several of which also have a balcony.
- 7 nights accommodation
- Afternoon tea (6 days per week)
- 3-course evening meal including a glass of Prosecco, choice of complimentary quality wines, coffee and chocolates (6 nights per week)
- Help with and bookings for lift passes, equipment hire and ski and snowboard lessons
The chalet is let on a half-board basis and you can look forward to a substantial breakfast with cooked and continental options, afternoon tea/coffee with a freshly baked cake and a 3-course dinner including a glass of Prosecco, choice of complimentary quality wines, coffee and chocolates.
Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Les Arcs 2000, France
Families & Kids
You’ll need to book your own childcare, when staying here. There is a great choice of childcare options in Les Arcs from full-time nanny services to the odd night of babysitting. In addition, during the winter season, many of the ski-schools operate creche services. Booking in advance is always recommended and strongly advised for the school holiday periods.
Also see: Childcare in Les Arcs 2000, France
Flights are included in the price.
Lifts & Passes
Lifts passes can be booked through the agents so they are ready and waiting for you at your chalet, so you don't waste time cueing and get straight out on the slopes.
Also see: Ski Pass Options in Les Arcs, France
Instructors & Lessons
If you're an advanced skier/snowboarder or a complete beginner everyone can benefit from lessons. They can arrange what every kind of lesson you need.
Also see: Ski Schools in Les Arcs 2000, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Les Arcs whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.
Also see: Guides & Tours in Les Arcs 2000, France
The closest town to Les Arcs is Bourg Saint Maurice. This is easily accessed via the funiculaire that runs everyday during the Winter and Summer seasons. There is a friendly local community and a few large supermarkets. There is also a swimming pool, train station, cinema and various bars and restuarants. It's lively throughout the year and there are some lovely local festivals and a Saturday market. You can reach Bourg from 2000 by taking the free bus to 1600 and then taking the funiculaire to Bourg. It is free with your ski pass.
There are many restaurants in 2000. Most of which are Savoyarde restaurants. There are 3 that stand out above the rest; Le Savoy, Chalet de l'Arc and El Latino Loco. Le Savoy is on the main square and facing the piste. Chalet de l'Arc is a ten minute walk up a signposted path and is just above the Varet bubble (it is a truly exceptional restaurant) and Latino Loco is a lively Tex Mex bar and restaurant that also has live music and turns into a club later on.
Also see: Restaurants in Les Arcs 2000, France
Mont Blanc is visible from all of the Les Arcs villages. However, there is a more spectacular sight at the top of the Aiguille Rouge, the highest point of the resort. To access this breathtaking view you must take the Varet bubble and the Aiguille Rouge gondola (approx 15mins journey time in total). From here you will see a 360° view of the Alps, it is truly a sight to behold.
Things to Do Nearby
In the winter there is a vast skiing/snowboarding area that links up with La Plagne to create the Paradiski area, one of the largest in the world. There is freeskiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, dog sledding, sledging, skidooing and ice caves! In the summer there are lots of activities as well; swimming; hiking; mountain biking; cycling; horse riding; golfing etc. You will not be bored!
Also see: Things To Do in Les Arcs 2000, France
The closest Golf Club is in 1800. There are 2 courses. The Chantel 18 hole course and the Beauchet 9 hole course. If you are staying in Les Arcs they are walking distance in 1800 and can be reached by the free bus or chairlift from any other part of the resort.
Also see: Golf Courses in Les Arcs 2000, France
Les Arcs 2000 is the highest village in the Les Arcs resort. You will find some of the best skiing in the world here. The closest lift is the Lanchettes and this takes you to a place where you have the option of skiing one of the longest runs in Europe from the height of 2000m all the way down to Villaroger at the height of 1200m. You can also access the Aiguille Rouge and Grand Col easily from here, two places where you will find some of the best off piste in Europe, you should always take an experienced guide or instructor with you to avoid any accidents.
Also see: Ski Areas in Les Arcs, France
There are a few bars in 2000. There is Whistlers, which is at the bottom of the resort. Go past the Belambra building and take the stairs or the lift to the lower level. There are a few different bars in the main square and a bowling alley. There is also El Latino Loco a Tex Mex bar/restaurant which has live music.
Also see: Bars in Les Arcs 2000, France
Location: Les Arcs 2000
Catering Basis: Catered
Property Style: Chalet
Run By: Agent/Operator
Vibe / Atmosphere: Modern
Sleeps: Sleeps 12
Bedrooms: 6 bedroom
Bookings For: Flights | Lift Passes | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Ski / Snowboard Lessons | Transfers
Catering: Half-board | Afternoon tea | Breakfast | Dinner | Drinks Included
Cleaning: Daily housekeeping | Linen Provided
Access: Children welcome
Room: Open fire | Ski / Boot Room
Car-parking: Parking on property
Entertainment: DVD Player | Free WiFi | TV | Satellite TV
Spa & Fitness: Sauna
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter
Prices & Availability