Avoriaz, France

  • Resort height: 1800m
  • Highest lift: 2466m
  • No. of lifts: 199 (Portes du Soleil)
  • Guide Lift Pass Price: £178 (4 days)
  • No. of slopes: 283 (Portes Du Soleil)
  • Total piste length: 650Km (Portes Du Soleil)
  • Eurostar : No
  • Transfer times:
    1 Hour 30 mins
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Skiing in Avoriaz


Slope side convenience in a snow sure resort

Ski-in ski out resort sitting at 1800 metres, Avoriaz provides doorstep skiing in a purpose-built resort that is the perfect option for families looking for easy access to the slopes. 

Great for all abilities

Avoriaz is a great resort for all ski abilities (again making it a popular choice for families). The infamous ‘Swiss Wall’ is a must for expert skiers while there are plenty of ski areas and slopes to suit beginners to intermediates. 

Best for boarders

The Portes du Soleil area is a firm favourite for boarders offering plenty of boarder friendly slopes, five snow parks and a super pipe. 

Travel by horse and carriage

Avoriaz benefits from being a car free resort. The best way to get around? Hop on the public transport (a horse drawn carriage) and travel in style! The drivers know some of the best viewpoints in the village. 

Where to Aprés 

Avoriaz has a good atmosphere for après. Le Yeti provides a lively atmosphere with outdoor, slope side seating. Similarly, Chalet d’Avoriaz has a terrace with a DJ playing for table dancing at the end of the day. The Place is also a popular choice for post ski entertainment with live music most evenings. 
For a more relaxed drink at the end of the day Le Cave is a recommended wine bar. 

Where to Eat

There are plenty of dining options in Avoriaz most serving French cuisine. La Tavaillon is tipped as the go to place for burgers and Le Chapka is known for great tapas. 

In Resort Activities

Be ‘bowled’ over by the amount on offer in Avoriaz. This vibrant resort has lots to do from bowling to ice diving: 
Bowling alley 
Cross country Skiing 
Horse drawn sleighs
Mountain biking on snow
Dog sleighs
Ice climbing
Ice diving
Snow shoeing
Snow mobiling

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Last Snow
Wed 30th Nov
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Piste Conditions
Resort is closed for the season
Lifts Open
out of 34
Last Report Update
Fri 29th Apr