What to do in Val Thorens when it rains?
Hôtel Marielle | Val Thorens
To relax in case of bad weather, the wellness area is open from 10am to 8pm and offers a place dedicated to beauty and fitness. Take advantage of the hammam, the sauna and a relaxation area equipped with armchairs for a timeless break. Massages and treatments are provided in the cabin by NUXE professionals upon reservation. The spa is open to hotel guests free of charge. Treat yourself to a moment of absolute relaxation to awaken your senses and harmonise your body and mind. Alone or as a couple, make an appointment in the cabin from 10am to 8pm with beauty professionals with expert and attentive hands.
The “M” Restaurant and Bar
The “M” restaurant offers a bistronomic menu that revisits Alpine flavours with modernity and sensitivity. The menu includes dishes such as “Martiflette”, trout fillet, Savoy diots, spit-roasted cockerel, prime rib and leg of lamb. Chef Pierre Patin and his brigade, who make the most of the best local produce, are at the helm of the kitchen to satisfy every appetite.
From 5pm onwards, enjoy the après-ski atmosphere as you gaze at the peaks of Pointe de Thorens and the Caron summit while sipping rare cocktails and spirits such as Rhum Grande Tradition, Peated Whisky or Fragrant Gin prepared by the passionate barman. The evening continues with jazzy music until 11.30pm, before returning to your room with memorable souvenirs of your day in Val Thorens.
If you are bored by the rain, you can have fun at the Board, which is a sports centre. It consists of several separate areas such as the swimming pool, the wellness area, the sports fields, the Fun Park, as well as the weights and fitness areas.
Located on the Place de l’Arche, Val Thorens Bowling is a friendly place where you can spend time with your friends after a day of skiing. Open every day of the season from 2pm to 2am, it offers a warm and family atmosphere. The décor is reminiscent of a real mountain chalet and there are a variety of activities available, including bowling, billiards, games and sports matches.
The Lac Blanc cinema is located in the centre of the Val Thorens resort and offers two screenings a day at 6pm and 9pm. In case of bad weather, an extra session is scheduled at 2.30pm. However, the cinema is closed on Fridays.
Don’t miss a visit to Europe’s highest Igloo Village in Val Thorens. Enjoy an unforgettable experience in a refreshing environment.
Located on the green slope Combe de Thorens, the Igloo Village is accessible by ski or on foot. With a surface area of 180m2, it includes several areas: a bar area, a restaurant area, an accommodation area and ice sculptures.
The Alpine Farm Chez Pépé Nicolas
Discover the workings of an alpine farm in the company of your guide. You can learn more about the organisation of milking and life at altitude, as well as the secrets of local agriculture.
To finish the visit in style, you can taste raw milk and cheese from the farm, for an unforgettable taste experience.
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