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Avoriaz Ski Resort, France






Key Features

  • Good for après
  • Good for self-drive
  • Large ski area
  • High resort - snow sure
  • Groups
  • Good for ski-in / ski-out

"Avoriaz was the first resort I visited when I was learning to ski and it was perfect.  I highly recommend Changabang for its great burgers and fast child-friendly service at lunchtime.  "

Alfie, Sales

Resort Facts

  • Resort height: 1800m
  • Highest lift: 2,466m
  • No. of lifts: 199 (Portes du Soleil)
  • Guide lift pass price: £280
  • No. of slopes: 283 (Portes Du Soleil)
  • Total piste: 650Km (Portes Du Soleil)
  • Transfer times:

    Grenoble: 3hrs

    Geneva: 1hr 50mins


Overview of Avoriaz

A ski-in/ski-out resort sitting at 1800 metres, Avoriaz provides a wealth of ski-to-the-door accommodation in a purpose-built resort, ideal for families looking for easy access to the slopes.

The resort is part of the Portes du Soleil ski area in France which encompasses 12 resorts including Morzine and Les Gets. Not only famed for its enormity – there are 650km of skiable pistes in the area - the Portes du Soleil is also easily accessed from Geneva via an often sub-2-hour transfer.

Keep reading to learn more about this resort and why to go on a Avoriaz ski holiday.

3 Things We Love About Avoriaz

  1. Access to the Portes du Soleil ski area. All 650km of it.
  2. Get used to being escorted around the car-free resort via the local Hackney Carriage: a horse-drawn sleigh!
  3. A great range of accommodation options to suit every budget, with ALL being ski-in/ski-out.

Learn more about Portes du Soleil

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Hotels (1)

    Ski essentials in Avoriaz

    Organising ski hire has never been easier. Select your preferred departure date and see what discounts we offer when you pre-book. (Please note helmets are not included. Please call if you'd like to hire one).

    Up to
    15% off

    Bronze Silver Gold Platinum Ski Bundles
    Adult   (14+ yrs) Skis | Poles £125 £107 £167 £142 £207 £176 £240 £204 Save up to an additional £50 per person with our Ski-All-In discount when you book your ski hire at the same time as purchasing any lift pass!
    £50 per person
    Ski | Poles | Boots £141 £120 £193 £165 £240 £204 £275 £234
    Snowboard £167 £142 £207 £176
    Snowboard | Boots £193 £165 £240 £204
    Child   (4-13 yrs) Skis | Poles £112 £96
    Ski | Poles | Boots £136 £116
    Snowboard £112 £96
    Snowboard | Boots £136 £116

    Find out more about our ski hire

    Ski essentials in Avoriaz

    A lift pass is a necessity for every ski holiday and often a sizeable chunk of your holiday budget. As a result, and using our 40 years of experience, we have sought great value prices for you.

    Six Day Full Area Pass Ski Bundles
    Senior   (65-99 yrs) £257 Save up to an additional £50 per person with our Ski-All-In discount when you book your ski hire at the same time as purchasing any lift pass!
    £50 per person
    Adult   (20-64 yrs) £285
    Youth   (16-19 yrs) £257
    Child   (5-15 yrs) £214

    Find out more about lift pass options we offer

    Ski essentials in Avoriaz

    No matter what level you are – first time skier to seasoned pro, everyone can find ski tutorial to suit their level. Browse our ski lessons via date to see our current rates. Prices based on morning lessons – subject to availability.

    Ski school is available to book as part of your holiday package. Please call our ski experts on 0330 102 8004 if you need any assistance.

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    Report last updated at: Fri 8th Dec 2023