Snow-capped delights

Alta Peyra

Schuss right over to the charming village of Saint-Véran, one of the most exquisite in France, located in the Southern Alps. Perched high at 2040 meters of altitude! You will discover the Alta Peyra, a hamlet-hotel of seven houses in larch wood logs, linked together by inner corridors sheltering 52 rooms and 7 suites, at the bottom of the slopes,  with a view on the Natural Queyras Park.

The oldest building of this cool traditional four-star is a former 18th century chalet, typical of this part of the Alps, that superbly combines noble materials with a warm design. A creation signed Régis Dallier, architect, and Claude Berthy, the owner, originally from Brittany, who fell head over heels in love with Saint Véran and its region. Contemporary overtones of greys, browns and beiges, vintage green or black slate for the bathrooms, recycled parquet floors, old doors from the 17th and 18th century, photos of Isabelle Berthy’s village …the ensemble is really pretty and conveys and young and cosy mountain ambiance.

Close to the slopes, La Renardière is equipped with a large panoramic terrace, with at lunchtime, a menu from one of the three restaurants of the hotel, le Dardaya…In addition, there is a piano-bar, a wine bar, a sun deck and a ski-shop.

For a gregarious dinner, L’Alberade (seats 90) offers a dinner menu in a contemporary decor with Ligne Roset furniture. The gastronomic venue, baptized Roc Alto, that seats 25, offers a breathtaking panorama and an intimate setting,  even more refined. The chef, Alexandre Lechêne, formerly with Ducasse, is definitely going to make a name for himself.

And if you want to be pampered, head for Spa Nuxe with its three treatment cabins, its incredible modelling, Alta Peyra that erases your  fatigue with warm pine cones, halfway between the inside and the outside, permanently heated 27°… We’re telling you: this place is a real delight !

- Starting at 150 € per night for a stay of 6 nights minimum with a ski voucher offered

Except during the period from 15 February to 15 March

- Sweet Romance formula valid during the entire winter for 2 persons:

3 nights in a superior room

1 gourmet dinner, drinks not included

1 duo massage of 45 ‘ at the Nuxe spa

1 bottle of champagne in the room

Starting at 449 € per person.

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