Ideally situated close to ski-lifts and the fantastic slopes of Arc 2000.
The Marcel is located in the Altitude Résidence. Attractively furnished in traditional style and has a comfortable open-plan lounge/dining area with satellite TV, superb views, free WiFi and five bedrooms. Chalet Marcel also has free use of the indoor swimming pool, sauna and new fitness room in the complex.
It offers comfort and convenience, with the Inghams fully catered chalet service from your own Chalet Host and is also ideally situated close to the ski-lifts (100m to the short button lift) and the fantastic slopes of Arc 2000.
The Chalet can sleep 10 people in five bedrooms. Three twin bedrooms, two of which are ensuite, and two double bedrooms, one of which is ensuite. There are two other shared bathrooms.
Chalet catering includes: skiers breakfast with hot and cold options, afternoon tea & cakes, four-course dinners (aperitif, starter, main course, dessert) with free wine worth over 100€ followed by complimentary tea/coffee and chocolates. Vegetarian menu available. Special celebratory dinners on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve. NB. Breakfast hot option, afternoon tea and dinner is served six days per week due to chalet staff's day off. Special celebratory dinners on Christmas Day and New Year's Eve.
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.
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All your equipment can be organised through the agents as part of your package. Let their Representatives take care of all the details on your behalf so you can have a stress free holiday.
Also see: Ski Hire in Les Arcs 2000, France
Instructors & Lessons
Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone can benefit from lessons. The agents and their representatives can help organise both group and private lessons as part of your package.
Also see: Ski School 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.
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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
The 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.
Also see: Book My Sightseeing
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!
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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.
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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: Traditional & Modern mix
Sleeps: Sleeps 10
Bedrooms: 5 bedroom
Bookings For: Lift Passes | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Ski / Snowboard Lessons | Transfers
Catering: Half-board | Afternoon tea | Breakfast | Dinner
Access: Children welcome | Lift / Elevator
Room: Open fire | Ski Locker
Car-parking: Parking on property
Entertainment: Free WiFi | TV | Satellite TV
Spa & Fitness: Gym / Fitness area | Sauna | Pool (indoor)
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Winter