Residence VEGA Risoul ST3. Situated in the preserved Hautes-Alpes department, it has one the largest ski area in the Southern Alps: La Forêt Blanche. La Forêt Blanche ski area, which connects Risoul and Vars ski areas, spreads over 185 km of marked and secured slopes. 83% of the slopes are above 2000m, the snow coverage is guaranteed all the season. Built in 2007 in accordance with the local architecture, wooden and surrounded by larch trees, the residence is situated in a quiet environment, close to the resort centre and at the foot of hiking trails. The 57 apartments spread over 7 floors are functional, with balconies, well equipped, from 2 to 7 people. The residence also has an elevator. On spot: 1 ski locker/apartment. Raclette or fondue equipments, iron, and hairdryer on loan (subject to availability). Apartments detailed information In all apartments: Living room, kitchen with electric hotplates, fridge, mini-oven or microwaves, dishwasher, kettle, coffee machine. Bathroom with bathtub. Separate toilets or not. Balcony. Studio 3 people (ST3) - 22 m²: living room with a 1 person sofa bed + 1 trundle sofa bed for 2 persons, allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds. Studio cabin 4 people (ST4C) - 28 m² : cabin (closed by a sliding door or dividing wall) with bunk beds or 1 trundle sofa bed allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds. Living room with 1 trundle sofa bed for 2 persons, allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds. 2 rooms duplex 6 persons (2PD6) - 38 m²: Living room with 1 trundle sofa bed for 2 persons, allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds. 1st floor: 1 bedroom with bunk beds, 1 bedroom with twin beds. 1 shower room and toilets. 2 rooms cabin duplex 7 persons (2PD7) - 44 m²: Living room with a 1 person sofa bed. The living room adjoins a cabin corner (sofa bed and 1 trundle sofa bed allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds) closed by a sliding door. 1st floor : 1 bedroom with bunk beds, a cabin with a sofa bed and 1 trundle sofa bed allowing to organize a double bed or twin beds. 1 shower room and toilets. Risoul is much more than a ski resort among others. The slopes cross over a huge forest with 900 000 larch trees. Those trees are preserved since the ski resort building in 1972. There are unique points of view over the surrounding mountains. The ski resort has strong history and traditions with its 17 hamlets, the oldest one dates from the Gaul’s time. The ski area : 51 ski lifts (31 draglifts, 18 chairlifts, 1 “télénacelle” et 1 gondola), 116 slopes (21 green, 45 blue, 40 red, 10 black), 17 km cross-country skiing slopes, 7 snowparks, 2 boardercross, 1 slalom run, 2 natural sledging slopes, 1 free beginners’ area. Residence environment: 50 m from shops. 400 m from Risoul’s centre. 300 m from ski runs and Pélinche skilift (direct access to the ski area). Nearby activities: Going out : restaurants, bars, club, cinema. Activities : snowshoeing, paragliding, sledging, local heritage visit, snowpark and boardercross, alpi-canyon, ice rink. Shops and services : bakery, food shop, ski equipment rental, ski school. Reception opening hours (subject to modification): From Sunday to Friday from 8am to 11am and from 5pm to 7pm. On Saturdays from 8am to 12am and 2pm to 8pm. Please contact the reception in case of late arrival at ... Arrival: from 5 pm. Departure: before 10 am. To be noticed: Sleeping in the top bunk is not suitable for children under 6 years. Decree No. 95949 of 25/08/1995. Services: Pets - 10€/pet/day – 46€/pet/day (1 animal per accommodation - 1st and 2nd categories forbidden). Early check-in: arrival from 11 am (subject to availability) - 75€/accommodation. WIFI - Free of charge at the reception desk. In apartments : Access in room: 3€/day – 5€/2 days - 15€/week Flat screen TV - 8€/day – 35€/week. Deposit - 300€ per apartment. Tourist tax - 1.50€/day/person from 18 years old. 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.