Luxury ski chalets Val d Isere are available for sale in this most famous of ski resorts in France. It has been the setting for many international events including ski championships and Olympic Games, and it is highly popular with UK skiers. Val d’Isere is a part of the Espace Killy ski area together with the nearby Tignes, and has some of the best skiing and off-piste skiing in Europe. Those looking to buy a property in Val d’Isere can choose from comfortable apartments, beautiful luxury ski chalets Val d Isere, or possibly, ski-in, ski-out chalets in excellent locations.
Val d’Isere offers some of Europe’s highest quality skiing and snowboarding. It has pistes for both champions and for complete beginners, a dedicated beginners’ area, child-friendly slopes, a snow park and great apres-ski. The Espace Killy ski area has unlimited opportunities for going off-piste, and it is also a fantastic destination for adventure sports.
There are safe zones for beginners and for children skiing with their parents. There are easy pistes for those starting out, and there are also over 180 miles of marked piste runs. The Espace Killy area has 96 ski lifts. Val d’Isere enjoys great snowfall due to its high altitude and its location close to the Italian Alps, and it is generally possible to ski here until the very end of the European ski season in early May.
Val d’Isere is a modern resort with excellent accommodation, dining and shopping opportunities. The town has a vibrant nightlife and great shopping, and there are dozens of good restaurants and bars. In the high season there are frequent events including live music and snow sculpting. However the town has managed to keep its traditional village-style architecture, and its picturesque look makes it popular with the British and the French.
The town centre has many old wooden chalets and stone chalets, although modern apartments have been built around the resort too. Many old chalets are being renovated and traditional chalet-style architecture is proving to be the most popular with buyers. Many old but renovated chalets are coming to the market, so there are a variety of options for those looking to buy a traditional property.
The resort consists of several small hamlets, and each has its own atmosphere and character. Most areas have beautiful luxury chalets to buy on limited availability.
As well as individual luxury ski chalets you can find apartments in old converted farmhouses, especially in the Le Cret area. The farmhouses have maintained a traditional look on the outside, but are completely refurbished on the inside. Other areas with luxury chalets include Le Chatelard, Le Joseray and La Legettaz. All are within an easy walk from the town centre. Those looking for affordable properties could look into La Daille, where prices have remained lower than in the rest of the resort area.
Chalet prices in Val d’Isere are rising; the market for ski properties keeps growing and many foreigners are looking into buying in Val d’Isere. This resort is hugely popular with both French buyers and foreigners, so prices are expected to keep rising in the near future. There are many good reasons to buy in Val d’Isere: the skiing is excellent, the resort is lively and has good services from dining to shopping, and there is a wide range of properties on the market.
France is one of the best destinations for UK buyers who are planning to invest in a luxury ski chalet. There is a wide choice of luxury ski chalets val d’isere available now, and the market is growing. Buying a property in France as a foreigner is relatively straightforward, and much easier than in the neighbouring countries. Ski chalets have become a viable investment again, and many buyers are also buying chalets to let. If you are not going to use your chalet as a permanent second home, it makes sense to let it to other skiers. The rental income in Val d’Isere can provide a sizable extra income, and this resort is guaranteed to stay popular with UK skiers.