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Summer Breaks

The Mountains are Open July to September, Too!

Discover a new side to the mountainside in the height of summer.

Our charming catered chalets in France aren’t just open during the ski season in winter and spring. You can have the lodge holiday experience when you join us in the summer holidays too!

The summer climate in the Alps, coupled with the range of attractions for visitors of all ages makes Serre Chevalier and Vallandry great places for a family holiday, a couples retreat or a group adventure. Both our Serre Chevalier and Vallandry, Les Arcs accommodation are outstanding resorts to visit during this season with spectacular mountain views drenched in sunshine. The ski lifts are open during the summer so all visitors can easily access everything the mountains and the villages have to offer.


Here’s what a summer with Hucksters Ski Lodges can be like:

Our Summer breaks in Vallandry and Serre Chevalier accommodation, offers:

  • B&B Weekend breaks from £49 pp a night*
  • B&B Week-long holidays from £99 p.p a night *(based on two people sharing).
  • Half-board upgrades available.
  • Self-catered basis available.
  • Packed lunch supplements available.
  • Great locations with plenty in resort activities.
  • Help organising activities like rafting, mountain biking and go-karting, and much more! (subject to availability and dependant on location).
  • Friendly staff and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Secure bike storage, minibus and trailer for transfers, lifts and resort trips.


*prices vary depending on location, accommodation, extra supplements, adult/child prices and party sizes. Please contact us for more detail relating to your booking and we will be able to give you a direct quote.

What to do in Serre Chevalier this Summer:

  • Mountain biking and cycling
  • Many outstanding walking routes
  • Kayaking and rafting
  • Paragliding
  • Climbing
  • Horse riding
  • Outdoor tennis (just a few metres from our chalet)
  • Photography
  • Go-karting
  • Paintballing
  • Golf course in Montgenevre
  • Open-air bio pools and thermal baths
  • Historic towns
  • Shopping and markets
  • Briancon- the highest city in Europe and UNESCO Heritage site
  • Gastronomic delight with local food served in restaurants and cafes
  • Vineyard visits


Lift Opening Times: TBC

Find out more about Serre Chevalier on the tourism website.

What to do in Vallandry this Summer:

  • Mountain biking and cycling
  • Historic towns and villages
  • Local delights at restaurants and cafes
  • The bike park is open July and August, with 25 downhill, enduro and cross-country routes (e-bikes available).
  • Swimming, water games and slides
  • Adventure park set in the forest
  • Visit mountain lakes l’Etroit and Rosuel’s pond
  • Trail orienteering
  • Rafting
  • Hydrospeed
  • SUP
  • Canoeing
  • Canyoning
  • Shopping


Lift Opening Times: Vallandry and Télévillage Lonzagne lift open from 6th July to 31st August daily. The Vanoise Express is open weekends only with passes available from 75€ with an extension of 15€ per day for La Plagne.

The nearest open lift to the chalet is the Vallandry 74 which runs just behind the Petit Mont Blanc, so just like in Winter, you will be on your bike and on the trails from the back door.

Find out more about Vallandry on the tourism website.

We champion value for money here at Hucksters Ski Lodges, so to ensure you get the best Vallandry and Serre Chevalier deals, we’ve set our prices as low as we possibly can. You’ll find it difficult, if not impossible, to find a better offer than ours. Book quick to avoid disappointment as spots fill up fast!

Serre Chevalier: For more details, enquire online, ring Julie on 07515 985 107 or Chris on 07740 062 796

Vallandry: For more details, enquire online or ring Chris on 07740 062 796.

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