21 Chalets with Swimming Pools You Couldn't Resist a Dip In

(2019-12-12 23:11:47)


In ski resorts across the Alps, there's a superb selection of chalets with a swimming pool allowing lucky guests to enjoy a few lengths before heading to the slopes, or to stretch weary ski legs before another day on the snow.

Here, we present a rundown of 21 chalets with swimming pools – including shared heated pools for guests in communal chalet-apartments and inviting private pools in luxury chalets, where eager swimmers can enjoy an invigorating dip beneath the sweeping Alpine slopes.

While it’s just the tip of the iceberg, this list shows a cross-section of our chalet and hotel offerings in popular resorts across the European Alps – with budget-friendly 3* and 4* accommodation options, and 5* and 6* gems constructed with absolutely no expense spared.

Carambole, Val Thorens

Chalet Carambole sits within the Balcons 5 building, only 25 metres from the closest piste. The Plein Sud lift passes right by the complex, offering easy access into the amazing Three Valleys ski area.

chalet carambole val thorens

Alice, Val d’Isere

Chalet Alice sits around a 10-minute stroll from the Bellevarde Express and 10 minutes from the heart of Val d’Isere. With swimming pool, massage room, tv/playroom, large sitting room and dining room set across four floors, it’s a gorgeous chalet in a world-class resort.

chalet alice in val d'isere

Skyfall Penthouse, St Christoph

The elegant Skyfall Penthouse boasts a wonderful range of charming features, with timber panelling and a crackling wood-burning fire.

Victoria III, Verbier

Set perfectly in the heart of beautiful Verbier, the Victoria III offers hassle-free access to both the town and the lifts. The property is open and spacious, with picture windows allowing in plenty of natural light.

victoria III in verbier

Shemshak Lodge, Courchevel

Considered among the most impressive chalets in the whole of the Alps, the Shemshak Lodge impresses throughout. This ski in/out chalet sits in an ideal location in Courchevel – the jewel in the crown of the Three Valleys ski area.

Swimming pool in the Shemshak Lodge

Zermatt Peak, Zermatt

The Zermatt Peak ranks among Zermatt’s finest properties, and enjoy a prime location just minutes from the stylish resort centre. Guests enjoy uninterrupted views across the resort to the famous Matterhorn peak.

the zermatt peak in zermatt 

Marcel, Les Arcs

For comfort and convenience in Les Arcs, the Marcel is a great chalet-apartment to pick. It sits within the popular Altitude Residence, near the base of the ski lifts and slopes of Arc 2000.

chalet marcel in les arcs

Laineux, Verbier

Newly refurbished, the Laineux is an elegant penthouse apartment set only 100m from the bustling centre of Verbier. Guests enjoy peace and quiet despite the central location, and the panoramic valley views from the south-facing balcony are amazing.

the laineux in verbier

Bella Coola, Verbier

With traditional timbers and a feeling of opulence throughout, the chalet Bella Coola is the last word in Alpine style and elegance in Verbier. It sits just a 3-minute drive from the heart of Verbier, or a or 10-minute stroll to from the main gondola.

Roselin, Les Arcs

Set within the 5* Prince de Cimes residence, the Roselin is an attractive chalet-apartment offering comfortable fixtures and fittings, and an elegant interior. It takes pride of place in the heart of Arc 1950, with the ski lifts only 200 metres away.

Colombe, Courchevel

Chalet Colombe is a stunning Alpine retreat enjoys a peaceful location in a private hamlet just 100m from the piste in fashionable Courchevel. Guests enjoy modern touches and panoramic valley views.

Bellevarde Lodge Savoie, Val d’Isere

The Bellevarde Lodge Savoie boasts unrivalled ski access, set in a ski in / ski out location on the Santons piste. The diverse amenities of Val d’Isere are within easy reach, and guests enjoy the chalet’s traditional Savoyarde style.

Renard Bleu, Les Deux Alpes

Situated close to the pretty Venosc Square and the Diable lift, the chalet Renard Bleu offers hassle-free access to both town and slopes in high-altitude Les Deux Alpes. This high-spec chalet features traditional stone and timber construction, with spacious lounge and dining area.

Chouqui, Verbier

Another of Verbier’s most impressive chalets, the Chouqui is a spectacular luxury property. Guests benefit from sweeping valley views from the many terraces and balconies, with attentive service from the diligent and professional chalet staff.

Koala, Les Arcs

The Koala is a welcoming 18-bed chalet-apartment is well-located in the centre of Arc 2000, with the main ski lifts set just minutes away. With fully en suite rooms and an inviting pool to take a dip in, it’s a great base from which to explore the gorgeous Paradiski area. 

The Lodge, Verbier

The Lodge in Verbier welcomes up to 18 guests in style and comfort, with a superb range of features and facilities including private ice rink, games room, and spa. It backs onto the piste and sits just 250 metres from the closest ski lifts.

No. 14, Verbier

Another beautiful luxury chalet in Verbier, the No. 14 has been designed and built beautifully. It features traditional timber and stone in its construction, and boasts facilities including private home cinema, steam room, cold plunge pool, Jacuzzi and of course swimming pool.

Hotel Aigle, Tignes

The Hotel Aigle is a 42-bed ski lodge sitting only 10 metres from the pistes, and 400m from the Chaudanne lifts – offering simple ski access to its lucky guests. It’s fully en suite and offers bags of character – with private or shared balconies offering beautiful valley views.

Chalet-hotel Le Savoie, Val d’Isere

The chalet-hotel Le Savoie is situated in the heart of beautiful Val d’Isère, with the Solaise chairlift and the Olympique gondola both wonderfully close by. For learners and improvers, the ski school meeting point can be found within easy reach, too.

Chalet-hotel Club Med Meribel Le Chalet, Meribel

For all-inclusive simplicity, the chalet-hotel Club Med Meribel Le Chalet is hard to beat. This ski-in/ski-out hotel offers easy access into the heart of the Three Valleys, and boasts traditional Alpine décor throughout. The half-enclosed, half open-air pool, jacuzzi and sauna complete the picture.

Chalet-hotel Des Deux Domaines, La Plagne

Spacious suites and enviable location make the chalet-hotel Des Deux Domaines one of La Plagne’s most family-friendly properties. Here, the diverse childcare programme includes dedicated children's nursery plus a Snow Club.

If the idea of sinking into the water during your next trip to the Alps appeals, take a look at our full range of chalets with swimming pools. And for more details on the best accommodation options for your group in your top ski resorts of choice, we’re on hand to help on 0203 0800 202.