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Summer Breaks

Serre Chevalier is an outstanding summer resort, with a wonderful summer climate and a wealth of attractions for visitors of all ages. We are delighted to be opening our chalet on a bed and breakfast basis from July through to September.

From 3 nights at just £49.00 and 7 nights £99.00 per person based on 2 people sharing.

The mountain areas around Serre Chevalier are a stunning summer destination. There are numerous outstanding walking routes suitable for all levels of fitness, along with activities such as kayaking / rafting, paragliding, climbing, mountain-biking and road cycling, go-karting and paint-balling There is also a golf course in nearby Montgenevre and both horse-riding and outdoor tennis facilities just a few metres from our chalet. This picturesque area is truly a photographer`s delight and many of the ski lifts are open during the summer so all visitors can easily access everything the mountains have to offer.

Visitors can also enjoy the resort`s open-air bio pools and thermal baths, as well as the historic old towns and their many markets. No visit would be complete without experiencing the beauty of nearby Briancon, the highest city in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The area is a gastronomic delight, with a wide selection of local food being served in a variety of restaurants and cafes or sold directly to visitors by the producers. There are also a number of excellent vineyards nearby, which are well worth a visit.

Email info@hucksterslodge.com for details or ring Julie on 07515 985 107 or Chris on 07740 062 796.

Summer Reunion in Les Arcs

Bask in some warm French sunshine this summer in Vallandry. We're organising an August Bank Holiday (24th-27th weekend) reunion summer trip for 3/4 nights B&B (inc. airport transfer) plus white water rafting, Savoie wine tasting tour and a mountain walk through the local national park to the beautiful mountain lake below Mount Poirier. Unwind in the evenings with a glass of chilled Vin Blanc! All for £199 per person!

Book: Email us at info@hucksterslodge.com or online.

Mountain Biking in Vallandry

Vallandry is open this Summer

Altogether we have in Les Arcs 180km of marked trails from 800m to 2600m with a mix of enduro, DH, cross country and freestyle. The lifts open for the weekend of the 1st July and will then operate daily from the 8th July to the 3rd September. A weekly pass is available for 65€ with an extension of 15€ per day for La Plagne. Full details for the resort can be found by going to the following website: http://en.lesarcs.com/bikepark.html

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

We are offering in the chalet accommodation on either a B&B, half board or self-catered basis, we will also be offering packed lunches. We have secure bike storage, a minibus and trailer for transfers, lifts or to visit other nearby resorts such as Tignes, available at a competitive price.

As a special first summer offer we have set our prices as low as we possibly can, based on a minimum 3 night stay we can offer with no single supplements:

B&B at £30 per night per person

Half Board at £40 per night per person including a 3 course meal with a choice of beer or wine,

Self-catering at £25 per night per person with full use of our chalet kitchen

Accommodation will be in the Petit Mont Blanc which can sleep up to 24 in a range of double, twin and triple rooms all of which have en suite shower facilities. Our new annexe apartment is available for up to four sharing.

For stays of 7 nights we can offer half board for £199 per person and for larger groups a free place for more than 12 people

Vallandry is open this Summer

Hucksters Blog

A Beginner's Guide to Skiing (or How Not to!)

Hucksters invited one of our marketing team along on our latest trip out to Serre Chevalier and Vallandry to check out the April snow and as a beginner.

Customer Reviews

The staff were more like friends than employees and knew the area very well. Can't fault them. They sorted an issue with my wife's ski pass with as little stress as was possible. To start your day of skiing one had only to walk about 20m from the door, pop your skis on and off you go. You could eit...

S.K.

By dispensing with things such as towels and complimentary toiletries (bring your own) and guaranteed en suite bathrooms, Hucksters has managed to create accommodation that is definitely communal and cheap but in that no-frills way that makes you feel pretty smug at the money you are saving. It has ...

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Hucksters, are to be highly recommended as they offer a very personalised service at package deal prices and take a genuine interest in making sure you have a good time. I have done 4 trips with them in the last 2 years so they must be doing something right!

A.T.

We just wanted to say, we had the most marvellous time in the Mont Blanc recently. We were very happy in the Petit Mont Blanc Annexe & the staff were absolutely fantastic. They all went out of their way to ensure we had a fantastic holiday.

Lesley

We have travelled with Hucksters as both a school group and a family for an incredible 18 years. Never have I worked with a company who is so flexible and accommodating to individual needs. The ski and board options are exciting and varied to suit all abilities, from novice to the extreme, from door...

Mrs Denise May MBE