St Sorlin d'Arves, Les Sybelles, France
- 310 kms of skiing
Modern 4 star,ski in, ski out apartments and chalets
swimming pools, sauna and jacuzzis
St Sorlin is a charming traditional village resort in the heart of the French Alps, in a sunny bowl at the end of the Maurienne valley, in the Sybelles area facing the superb mountain range of the "Aiguilles d'Arves".
Discover this marvellous area of small traditional village resorts of St Sorlin d'Arves and St Jean D'Arves, in a beautiful unspoilt area, high in the Maurienne valley, just opened up with the interlinking of 6 mountains into the "Super Grand Large" ski domain , with 310 kms of ski pistes in January 2004 - the fourth largest ski area.
The friendly villages have Le P'tits Montards quality mark for child facilities and there is a nursery from 3 months and lots of childrens' facilities and activities
St Sorlin Ski and village links
In the village of St Sorlin there are a selection of other restaurants and take-aways, many serving traditional savoyard specialities, supermarket, shops selling regional regional foods including Beaufort cheese. there is a museum of traditional coustumes.
The village is developing each year with the following for 2006/7/ ski season
1) INTERNET Skipass booking (6 and 7 days).WWW.SYBELLES.COM
2) INTERNET Key card skipass recharging (under 3 days skipass)
3) A new snow park in St Sorlin ski area
4) Disco D'SYBELLES CLUB
5) 3 new restaurants
6) POWDER SNOW SKIING / FREE RIDE from the middle of January
With a state graduate moutain guide discover the Sybelles best spots.
7) Mountain donkeys: donkeys farm visit
8)Cinema 3 kms away, free shuttle service.
We feature apartments in the Arvan chalets I and II - with heated indoor swimming pool
By car : Motorway A43 Chambéry-Turin, exit St Jean de Maurienne (N° 27 ). In the centre of St Jean de Maurienne, follow signs to « Vallée de l'Arvan-Col de la Croix de Fer » by the D926 (19 km).
During the summer also access via Grenoble via « Col de la Croix de Fer ».
By train : Direct TGV in winter « Paris St Jean de Maurienne » (3h30) or TGV with change at Chambéry/Aix (4h30). Connection by bus or taxi (22 km). By plane: Airports: Chambéry, Lyon, Geneva, Turin, Grenoble