The Ski and Snowboard Short Break Specialist


Hotel Les Ancolies **

Family-run hotel & restaurant with spa in village centre

A great short break location for groups

With an exceptional view, in a very sunny spot in the centre of the ski resort of Arêches-Beaufort

  • Situated in the centre of the village
  • Traditional chalet-style 2* hotel
  • Wellness Centre with spa, jacuzzi & sauna
  • Half board & a glass of wine with dinner
  • Excellent restaurant – great reputation

Hotel Ancolies
A charming and traditional chalet-style hotel, Les Ancolies is located right in the centre of Arêches-Beaufort, and is just 200m from the slopes. Ski hire is also close by, and there is a good choice of services and facilities from your door.

All of this enables you to get the most time on the slopes during your short break, as well as plenty of opportunities to enjoy your après-ski and explore the authentic mountain village.

Ancolies Bedroom

The hotel offers traditional hospitality and service. There is a lounge and bar, complete with a pool table and games where you can unwind after a busy day on the slopes, meet up with other mountain enthusiasts and compare your day’s adventures.

In the evening you can enjoy relaxing over a glass of wine, and sampling some very good local specialities in the dining room.

The hotel offers comfortable, Alpine-style ensuite bedrooms with TVs and is a member of the Logis de France.

Stays at Hotel Ancolies are available for groups of 6 guests or more. Please contact us for further information and to check availability.

Excellent facilities and food…

Enjoy a drink on the sunny terrace, have a sauna or shoot some pool

  • Cosy ensuite rooms
  • Mostly doubles – great for couples
  • Discounted spa treatments
  • Spacious lounge / bar
  • Well regarded restaurant

Ancolies Lounger

Hotel Les Ancolies – Rooms

The hotel offers triple, double and family rooms (bunk bed in family room), though tends to have mostly doubles, which makes this an ideal hotel for couples. The rooms are spread across 2 floors and 2 adjacent chalet buildings accessed by an external stairway.

The ensuite rooms are decorated in a traditional mountain chalet style, with wooden furniture. They also have flat-screen TVs plus WiFi.

Hotel Les Ancolies – Social Facilities

The hotel has a very sunny south-facing terrace overlooking the mountains, as well as a comfy lounge area and bar containing a pool table and a variety of board games to while away the evening.

If you want to pamper yourself a little, across the road you will find their wellness centre with a sauna and jacuzzi, as well as offering spa treatments which Ski Weekender guests may take advantage of at a discounted rate.

The hotel is also at the heart of the village so its easy to wander and visit the other bars, restaurants, shops and additional facilities in Arêches-Beaufort.

Hotel Les Ancolies – Food

The on-site restaurant has a very good reputation for its food, serving regional cuisine of a high standard.

Catering is on a half board basis, including a continental buffet breakfast and a 3 course evening meal, which comes with a complementary glass of wine.

Stays at Hotel Ancolies are available for groups of 6 guests or more. Please contact us for further information and to check availability.

Hotel Les Ancolies – Location & Skiing Access

The hotel is located in the centre of the village of Arêches-Beaufort, an area known well for its Beaufort cheese – a speciality of the Savoie region. It is a 2 hour transfer from Geneva Airport, but the views and skiing are worth it when you get there.

Only 200m from the slopes, as well as easy access to the ski-bus, Hotel Les Ancolies makes your ski experience an enjoyable one, giving you maximum piste time, as well as plenty to do when you get back down.

For the full map of Hotel Les Ancolies and its surroundings, click here >>>

Hotel Pointe Percee Location

Our ‘Lite’ Package at Hotel Les Ancolies

With our ‘Lite Packages’, you benefit from our experience and support in arranging all the elements of your holidays within an inclusive package – yet with more independence and flexibility as to how you eventually enjoy your holiday.

Our ‘Lite’ Package Ski Holidays Include…

  • Half board catering
  • Full Arêches-Beaufort Region Lift Pass
  • Airport Transfers from Geneva
  • Access to Off-Site Support if Required

All the essentials in a convenient package

All of our ‘Lite Packages’ include your accommodation, airport transfers and full region lift pass – but unlike on the ‘Classic Packages’, you won’t see one of our team every day and we do not have our Ski Team on site to actively manage your days – leaving you to ski and enjoy your holiday independently.

However, we will still be available and easily accessible to support and help you should you require it!

Full package details – Hotel Les Ancolies

Our ‘Lite Packages’ at Hotel Les Ancolies include:

  • Half board, including a glass of wine with evening meal.
  • Full Arêches-Beaufort lift pass included in the price and ready for you on arrival.
  • Afternoon / evening airport transfers included in the price.
  • Access to our off-site ski team if required.

Airport transfers on Lite Packages are included for flights arriving at Geneva 1500 to 2100, and for departure flights taking off at 1600 or later. On departure, your airport transfer will leave resort 4 – 4.5 hours before your flight time, meaning an evening flight from about 2030 onwards will let you ski all day on your last day.

Stays at Hotel Ancolies are available for groups of 6 guests or more. Please contact us for further information and to check availability.

Ski Holiday Dates and Prices – Hotel Les Ancolies

Stays at Hotel Les Ancolies are possible all through the winter season, from mid-December to mid-April, for groups of 6 guests or more.

Prices are per adult, assuming 2 people sharing a twin / double room.

Hotel Ancolies 3-Day Midweek Prices from £389 – £419… click here >>>

Hotel Ancolies 4-Day Weekend Prices from £529 – £599… click here >>>

Hotel Ancolies 7-Day Weeklong Prices from £889 – £989… click here >>>

Availability can change suddenly at any time and may depend on your group size, so please contact us >>> for the most up to date information.

Stays are on a half board basis – including a continental breakfast buffet and 3-course evening meal with a glass of wine.

All stays at Hotel Les Ancolies include a full Arêches-Beaufort region lift pass, covering 50km of skiing.

Airport transfers are included on standard break start / end dates, for flights scheduled to arrive into Geneva airport between 1500-2115, and depart 1600 or later. Transfer time from Geneva to Arêches-Beaufort is 2 hours.


Ski & Snowboard Hire

Ski and snowboards are available to hire at Gaspard Sports ski hire shop which is located just across the road from the hotel.
For more details and full prices please see here >>>


Ski Lessons

We can recommend ski schools and mountain guides who provide good English-speaking ski instruction.

For more details and prices please see here >>>


Ski Clothing Hire

New to Skiing or Snowboarding? Don’t have all the gear you need for your ski holiday? No problem, we have a solution!

Whether you simply need a jacket or trousers, or you require the full works, we can offer you a range of high quality ski clothing (via our partner Crevasse Clothing) during your holiday with us. You will need to order this in advance, but once done, it will be ready and waiting for you when you arrive at your accommodation.

Ski Weekender guests staying in Arêches-Beaufort can pre-book their clothing package on our Ski Clothing Hire partner’s website.

Your clothing will then be sent through the post and it will be ready for you when you check in.

For further details and to book, please see here >>>

Don’t just take our word for it…

Word-of-mouth recommendations are important to us. Click on the TripAdvisor logo to see the many reviews from guests who’ve stayed at Hotel Les Ancolies.

Want to stay at Hotel Les Ancolies... ?

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Any questions?

We've been here for more than 15 years and can help with all aspects of planning your ski holiday.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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