There are many different ways to travel to St Martin de Belleville.
You may choose to travel by air and have the flexibility to depart from your local airport and choose flight times to suit you.
A private transfer can be booked to meet you from the airport and bring you directly to the chalet without having to wait.
Car hire and bus transfers are also great options for getting from the airport to the chalet and may work out cheaper, especially for singles, couples and smaller groups.
And how about driving yourself? Throw everything in the car and travel at your convenience. Whichever suits you the best we are always here to help and offer advice.
Another very important part about your ski holiday is being insured!
Having the piece of mind that in case something happens you will be looked after by an insurance company that is highly experienced in the field.
We are happy to welcome you whatever time you arrive so that you can leave luggage, get changed and head straight for the slopes!
Travel by car
Driving is straightforward and quick. The journey time between Calais and St Martin is between 7½-9 hours and we have private outdoor parking spaces at the chalet.
Channel crossings can be booked via the following web sites:
PRIVATE TRANFER COMPANIES
A private transfer is the best, cheapest and by far the most comfortable option for larger groups. (4+)
There is no waiting around at the airport or stopping at different resorts on the way. You will have a private driver waiting for you at the airport bringing you straight to the front door of Chalet Alpage!
'Mountain Rescue' offer private and shared transfers from all airports and
train stations for as little as €75 return. It's cheapest if you fill a van of 8 people!
Experienced and friendly drivers will bring you safely to the front door of our chalets!
Mountain Rescue also offer a shared transfer option which could make your
transfer cheaper if they manage to find others to share a van with you!
Please find more information on www.mountainrescue.com
At SnowDrone Transfers the ethos is to provide a transfer that forms part of the holiday rather than signaling the start (or indeed the end) of it thus setting the tone for your holiday. This is done by bringing you a luxury yet affordable door-to-door airport transfer service. Operating from their base in Val d’Isère and Courchevel, SnowDrone Transfers offers a slick and friendly service which includes a WiFi hotspot powered by 4G, two mounted iPads packed full of entertainment for the whole family, headphones for listening to an iPad or your own device, USB charging port for every seat with cables available for smartphones, neck pillows and chilled bottled water in the onboard cool boxes.
Please find more information and prices on:
12 / 16 SEATER COACHES
If there are more than 8 of you it might work out cheaper booking a large 12 or 16 seater that fits all of you!!
'ALP TRANSFERS' offer 12 seaters from £900 and 16 seaters from£1050 return from Geneva Airport to Saint Martin de Belleville
Please find more information on www.alptransfers.eu
SHARED TRANSFER COMPANIES
Ben's Bus offers shared transfers from Geneva airport to St Martin de Belleville which work out much cheaper for smaller groups, couples and singles.
Ben's busses are leaving several times a day and bring you to the St Martin de Belleville village center for just £75 return per person - Of course we are more than happy to pick you up from the village center and bring you to your chalet!
(It is advisable to check bus times before booking your flight in order to avoid long waiting times!)
Please find more information on www.bensbus.co.uk
Car hire from the airport is a convenient way to travel and can be a lot cheaper for couples and small groups.
We have private outdoor parking spaces at the chalet.
There are several international rental companies to choose from:
Europecar - www.europcar.co.uk
Hertz - www.hertz.co.uk
Avis - www.avis.co.uk
Budget - www.budget.co.uk
Sixt - www.sixt.co.uk
Please be aware that (depending on the weather conditions) snow chains may be necessary if not mandatory in order to reach the resort.
Feel free to get in touch if you have any more questions at all!
We like to ensure that all our guests have the correct cover in place!
Therefore we would like to introduce you to MPI Brokers, who provide the level of cover we expect in a good Insurance policy at competitive prices.
Some Key features
Off Piste – with or without a guide
Mountain Rescue – Including rescue by helicopter
Other Wintersports Activities – Skidooing, Tobogganing, Local Ski Racing etc.
Personal Liability – Injuring other skiers, ski leading
Family policies – kids go free
Cancellation Cover (It is advisable to book insurance at the time of booking your trip to receive cancellation cover!)
24-hour Emergency Assistance – up to £5,000,000
Plus all usual Travel Insurance cover, please see policy wording below for more details.
To get an online discount and quick quote please click on the link below:
Mountain Lodge Adventures ltd. is an Introducer of Michael Pettifer Insurance Brokers Limited t/as MPI Brokers, who are Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Mountain Lodge Adventures ltd. do not advise on any Insurance Products,
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need help arranging your airport transfer!
TRAVEL & INSURANCE
Travel by plane
Flights arrive at Chambery, Grenoble, Geneva and Lyon. Transfer times vary between 1 hour and 15 minutes for our closest airport, Chambery and 2 hours 15 minutes from the furthest airport, Lyon. We can organise a transfer for you so that there will be someone to greet you off the plane to take you straight to the comfort of Chalet Alpage.
To help you, here are some of the airlines that fly to our close by airports:
EASY JEY fly into Geneva from Aberdeen, Belfast, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Isle of Man, Jersey, Leeds, Liverpool, London (Gatwick, Luton, Southend and Stansted), Manchester, Newcastle and Newquay. www.easyjet.com/en
How to get here
It is very easy to find Chalet Alpage in St Martin de Belleville!
As you enter the village on the first village entrance you take the first right onto 'Route du Chatelard'.
You will see a sign that reads 'Chatelard'.
Follow the road for approximately 100 meters. You can count the chalets on your right as Chalet Alpage is the 5th chalet on the right side of the road.
You can park right next to the chalet to unload your luggage before moving your car into one of our private parking spots situated just 20 meters past the chalet on the right.
Don't worry if you do get lost and simply give us a call!