Odalys Résidence Les Sybelles. Charming village in the Savoie, situated at the foot of the "Croix de Fer" mountain pass and the "Glacier de l'Etendard", Saint Sorlin d’Arves is an authentic family ski resort with a friendly atmosphere, built in the typical architectural style of a mountainous region. Located at the heart of a preserved environment, Saint Sorlin d'Arves offers magnificent views of the "Les Aiguilles d’Arves" and the surrounding peaks. Les Sybelles residence is made up of 51 apartments spread over more buildings, built in the traditional architectural form (3 storeys without lift), and is situated at about 1.5 km from the center of the village and 600 m from the first shops. Bakery and grocery shops at 10 m from the residence. Green slope with departure from the residence! Residence's attractions - Free shuttle with departure from the residence - Vacuum cleaner in each apartment - Access to the indoor, heated swimming pool in the residence L’Orée des Pistes The apartments, some of which are duplex, from the 2-roomed apartment for 3 pers to the 4-roomed apartment for 10 pers, are all fully equipped: kitchenette (dishwasher, microwave), bathroom or shower with toilet, television (with charge) and mostly with balcony or terrace. The residence has two 2-roomed apartments for 4 pers and three 3-roomed apartments for 6 pers equipped for persons of reduced mobility: bath and toilet with hand-rail. Saint Sorlin d’Arves , with its « village spirit » all the year round keeps an air of authenticity and guards preciously its rich cultural heritage. At the foot of the Croix de Fer mountain-pass in the Alps, Saint Sorlin d’Arves offers a whole range of different views, and a variety of activities and entertainment for a dynamic summer holiday. - The circuit of the 5 big Alpine mountain passes (La Croix de Fer, le Glandon, le Télégraphe, le Galibier, le Lautaret) - The circuit of the 3 dams (Grand-Maison, Verney, Chambon ) - The Baroque trails - Discovery of the cheese manufacturer of the Arves valley (Beaufort producer) - The museum of Saint Sorlin D’Arves (find out in advance which are opening days) - Initiation into paragliding in biplane or microlight - Quad bike outings - Donkey rides - Bureau de la Montagne (guides and monitors) - Acrobatic forest park "Acro’Jump" - Horse-riding During your holiday at Saint Sorlin d’Arves , make the most of the pleasant, sunny climate of the resort to explore the rich heritage of the surrounding area: - The Pic de l’Etendard - The Aiguilles d’Arves - The Aiguilles de l’Argentière - Nant Bramant waterfall - Museum of daily life in the past - Baroque church of St Saturnin - The cheese manufacture of Arves (Beaufort), visit every morning (except Sunday) from 9.00 to 11.30 am - Donkey-rearing centre - St Sorlin’s water sports centre - The 3 Lakes (Guichards, Potron and Laitelet) - Lakes of the Croix de Fer mountain pass - Excursion to Turin The ski area Saint Sorlin d’Arves - Savoie - Altitude 1600 m - 2620 m - Pic de l’Etendard 3464 m To kick off your week’s skiing, you can start with the 120 km of the resort’s skiing area. There are 34 slopes ( 8 green, 13 blue, 9 red and 4 black) directly accessible, thanks to the 18 ski lifts. For those thirsting for yet more space and yet further skiing, ski right to the ‘ Super Domaine de Sybelles’ which is linked to the six nearby resorts. Here, 310 km of ski slopes await you, a total of 108 slopes (21 green, 44 blue, 37 red and 5 black), served by a network of 83 ski lifts. Whether a fan of traditional Alpine skiing, telemark, monoski, snowblade or skwal, hours of descent are in store! Along the ‘Croix de fer’ mountain pass, cross country skiers will be absolutely delighted to find all the pleasures of Nordic skiing in the form of three circuits, at a high altitude, along with the assurance iof magnificent views. There is also the possibility of cross country skiing at theCorbier skiing area (1 loop) and at la Touissure (1 loop). Opposite the Ouillon mountain range, the highest Alpine pasture in Europe, you can also enjoy all the joys of snowboarding in the snowpark of the Sybelles, with a Boarder Cross, and a freestyle zone divided into blue, red and black zones, with hips, boxes , table tops, Walls, pyramids and even big airs. Saint Sorlin skiing area: - 34 slopes over a total of 120 km : 8 green, 13 blue, 9 red, 4 black - 7 ski tows, 9 chairlifts, 2 magic carpets - Snowpark and easy park at L’Ouillon - New feature: Arva Park The "Super Domaine Des Sybelles" skiing area links directly Le Corbier, Les Bottières, La Toussuire, Saint Colomban des Villards, Saint Jean d’Arves and Saint Sorlin d’Arves, via the Ouillon mountain range. New ski lifts have been introduced (7 in all), as well as red and blue slopes, allowing access to all levels of skiers. The skiing area now consists of 310 km of slopes, making it the 4th biggest skiing area in the French Alps. 2 free circuits for hiking or snow-shoeing. Cross-country circuits to be accessed by fee-paying chairlift. Sledging run for children. Included in the rental price: - Accommodation rental - Bed linen - Access to the indoor, heated swimming pool in the residence L’Orée des Pistes - Vacuum cleaner in each accommodation - Ski lockers - Outdoor parking (20 places) At your disposal: - Billiard table (extra charge) - Fee-paying Wifi access in the apartments - Fee-paying covered parking – 40 places Free in July and August: - Animation for children from 4 to 11 years old (5 half-days per week) - Adosphère - Animation teens from 12 to 15 years old (5 half-days per week) - Hiking with guide (2 half-days per stay) Miscellaneous: - Deposit to be paid on the spot on the arrival day. The deposit is refunded on your departure day, after inventory, or by returned by post within a week. Payment possibilities: in cash, by cheque or credit card. - Tourist tax to be paid on the spot. Flat rate per apartment and per week. The tourist tax value is unknown for the moment. - Pets are allowed against extra charges (updated vaccination record and tattoo required). Dogs must be kept on a lead within the residence. Please note all extra services are subject to change without prior notice. All information provided is intended to be informative and general in nature. We shall not be liable if such changes occur. Option booking not available Please note: the rates do not include the mandatory hirers' liability insurance. This small amount is a percentage of the rental sum starting from 10 Euros per reservation.