Megeve, France

  • Resort height: 1110m
  • Highest lift: 2355m
  • No. of lifts: 88
  • Guide Lift Pass Price: £88 (3 days)
  • No. of slopes: 325km
  • Total piste length: 325km
  • Eurostar : No
  • Transfer times:
    1 hour 10 mins
Snow: Intermediates: Snowboarding: Off piste: Après-ski: Non skiers:

What’s New in Megève

Last season elevated Megève’s après scene with the opening of a new Folie Douche at the top of Mont Joux. If you enjoy dancing in your ski boots, be sure to visit!
 

Skiing in Megève

 

Elegant Medieval Resort

Originally a medieval town, Megève rivals other upmarket ski resorts for elegance and charm, not to mention a wide array of fine restaurants, chic boutiques and cafés. 
 

Varied Ski Terrains

Megève consists of three main areas, Rochebrune, Mont d'Arbois & Le Jaillet which all boast a generous terrain suitable for all levels of skier. 
 

Scenic Runs

Perhaps most noteworthy is the resorts huge amount of cruising blues and reds which offer scenic views and tree lined slopes. With a lot of the ski area below the treeline, intermediates particularly, can enjoy the extensive kilometers of slopes cutting trails through the forest. 
 
 

Where to Après 

As mentioned, Megève recently opened folie douche which is a prime spot for clubbing at altitude. In the resort centre, the après scene is less lively. The 5 Rues is a popular jazz/cocktail bar and there are a few nightclubs to choose from including Les Caves de Megeve and Palo Alto. 
 
 

Where to Eat?

Pop into the tourist office which provides a handy restaurant guide to Megève. There are plenty of dining options on offer. A lot of hotels in resort include excellent restaurants. For world-class cuisine, Flocons de Sel is awarded 3 Michelins stars. For a more affordable option, Flocons villages is a local favourite for mountain bistro style food. 
 

In Resort Activities

 
Megève is a ski resort with a host of exclusive boutiques and designer shops for those who enjoy a shopping trip. Other activities include:
 
Dog sledding 
Helicopter rides 
Hot air ballooning 
Paragliding
Snowshoeing
 
Accommodation

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Events
Latest Snow
Last Snow
Wed 30th Nov
Temperature
4.00°C
Lower Snow Depth
0cm
Upper Snow Depth
0cm
Weather Conditions

Piste Conditions
Resort is closed for the season
Lifts Open
out of 88
Last Report Update
Fri 29th Apr