Once again, you are looking forward to the opening of the Savoie ski resorts when you can make tracks on perfectly groomed pistes or in powder. You want to make the most of skiing and other snowsports in an exceptional ski area. And you want to enjoy all the non-ski activities available in the mountains in winter, especially in the resort of Méribel, the heart of Les 3 Vallées.
When do the ski slopes open?
The majority of the ski areas open from December to April. Méribel opens its slopes from Saturday 4 December 2021 and invites you to enjoy the entire winter season until Friday 22 April 2022. That’s something to delight all mountain-lovers who are asking how soon they can ski in the Savoy Alps. Whether you like to ski with your family, friends or alone, come and make the most of Méribel and Les 3 Vallées ski area as soon as they open. Thanks to its position in the heart of Les 3 Vallées, and its direct links with the resorts of Courchevel, Les Menuires and Val Thorens, Méribel offers you the most convenient and easiest access to the largest ski area in the world which enjoys ideal slope orientation and the best snow conditions right from the start of the season.
Why not book your holiday in advance? You can compare our best accommodation offers for your holiday or short stay, and make the most of our ‘accommodation + skipass’ special offers.
Take a look at our skipass deals so you are prepared for your big day. Buy your skipasses in advance and have them delivered to your home to avoid queueing in the resort!
Our LIVE pages are ideal for planning your days on the slopes and allow you to make the most of Méribel with total peace of mind.
We promise that spending your holiday in Méribel means having time to relax and enjoy a well-earned, revitalising holiday at any time in the winter, from the first day of the season onwards.
A BIG opening of the ski season in Méribel, the ideal resort for skiing in the heart of Les 3 Vallées
Come and enjoy the snow, skiing and all the other activities on offer in the resort of Méribel. There is something for everybody: ski touring, telemarking, cross-country skiing, off-piste, snowshoe outings, exciting toboggan runs or snowmobile rides into the mountains… Savour the freedom and joys of the mountains in winter in a place where every aspect of your holiday is first-rate:
- 3 Vallées Links: From the very start of the season, you can access the 3 Valleys links from Méribel. The resort’s central location in les 3 Vallées allows you easy access to the best-oriented slopes and best snow conditions.
- Guaranteed snow: In Méribel, you can ski to almost 3,000m (Mont Vallon) on 150km of runs. The 3 Vallées ski area rises to 3,230m with 10 peaks above 2,500m, allowing you to explore 600km of ski runs.
- Easy and quick access to the resort: Méribel offers the easiest and quickest access to the great skiing in les 3 Vallées, whether you are coming by plane, train or car. It only takes two hours to drive from Lyon or Geneva to enjoy all the delights of skiing.
- An exceptional mountain environment: choosing Méribel as your base means choosing an authentic, family-friendly mountain village with its many chalets surrounded by pine forests. You’ll feel like you’re in a different world!
It’s easy to organise your ski trip to Méribel
It’s easy to find your perfect option, whether you want to stay for one night or a week. Simply find and compare the best accommodation deals, and then add your ski passes to benefit from the best rates.
“HAPPY SKI” SPECIAL OFFERS Accommodation + ski pass Take advantage of the best prices on your package of accommodation + ski pass. There are several special Happy Ski weeks to choose from in early December, January or March.
SKI GETAWAYS Weekends & short stays Get some fresh air and enjoy all the delights of the mountains on a short ski break. One, two or three nights in a hotel, apartment or B&B; the choice is yours.
À LA CARTE Exclusive & bespoke offers We provide you with the best accommodation offers and discounts throughout the season. Book your ideal à la carte trip including ski passes and activities and enjoy a unique holiday!
What ski pass offers are there?
There are ski pass options to suit every need, and which allow you to make the most of your ski break.
Up to 25% off holiday packages
If you want to book accommodation for two nights or for a week, remember to book your ski passes at the same time to obtain discounts of up to 25% on your ski passes, depending on the time of year.
"Ski Atout Prix" deals
The “Ski Atout Prix” discount card is perfect for you if you are a keen skier and want to ski at weekends and on Mondays throughout the season!
You’ll benefit from discounts of 50% on Saturdays, up to 30% on Sundays and 20% some Mondays. Note you must buy your card before the season starts!
There are ski passes to suit everyone!
Discover the benefits of our passes designed for skiing with a partner (Duo), group of friends (Tribu) or Family (Famille). Or if you plan numerous short trips to the mountains, the 3 Vallée Liberté pass would be perfect for you.
All these passes are available to cover just the Méribel ski area or the entire 3 Vallées ski area. There is even a Méribel “mini pass” for beginner skiers and a pass for people who want to use the lifts on foot (piéton).