In Val Thorens, Val Thorens is the highest ski resort in the Alps, Altapura has access to the 3 Valleys’ 373 miles of ski routes. Altapura, the 5-star hotel will have you under its majestic spell. Generous and elegant volumes recall the panache of the great palaces, a Nordic chic atmosphere and a design centered around the nobility of wood and stone. Altapura plays up the contrasts between understated cosmopolitan atmosphere and festive ambiances. From the sweet serenity of your room, to the soothing spa sessions to warm exchanges at the restaurant, relaxing moments in the lounges or on the terrace, live fully every moment of your ski getaway in the Alps.

The magic of Altapura also lies in its integration of the latest technologies at every level of this high altitude universe. From check in done via iPad, to interactive touch screens, iPhone/iPod docks, Mac Minis offering free video on demand in your room, you enjoy full access to our facilities and ease information exchange created by the use these high tech devices. Take advantage each day of tips from our physical preparation coach, surf the web, stay in touch with the world via Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest, consult the menu details for the Enfants Terribles-Val Thorens, order your room service dinner online, send photos of your exploits to your friends share your Gondola Selfie on the big screen of Altapura!

The 72 rooms and 16 suites of Altapura open the doors to a world of relaxation and light. Large windows with views of the snow-covered Alps, a blond wood harmony and warm fabrics with peppy notes (berry red , mandarin orange, anise green or ice blue), a line of custom-designed furniture, a cozy bed, bathrooms in mineral tones with a spacious shower and bathtub.

Hotel Altapura, Val ThorensThe Highest Ski palace invites you to discover the unique world of its restaurants: the unmissable lunch in the sun on the hotel terrace facing the Cime Caron and the in the evenings a generous gourmet buffet and carefully prepared by Chef and his team at the 2mille3 restaurant; cheese specialties at the Laiterie with traditional fondue and new original interpretations prepared by the master cheese maker Frédéric Royer Boujon of cheese; and finally a refined and gourmet dinner in the elegant atmosphere of the chic bistro Enfants Terribles Val Thorens. Simply choose your favorite, or better yet, give in and try them all.

The in-house ski shop in the heart of Hotel Altapura offers made-to-measure services. Skishop by Goitschel, a surname that speaks volumes about the skiing expertise and experience of a family that has won numerous world and Olympic titles and that launched the resort of Val Thorens in the early 1970s.

Hotel Altapura, Val Thorens10,000 ft² reserved for well-being, muscular relaxation, physical preparation and recuperation.In a “birch forest” atmosphere, indulge in the beneficial effects of Pure Altitude treatments and rituals, traditional in style or specific to Altapura. The specific treatments have been put together to cater perfectly to the requirements of sportsmen and women, based on Nordic and Baltic traditions that soothe and provide suppleness. Head to the “Igloo” area to relax. Dive into the natural, mineral world of the indoor/outdoor pool, step into the “Nordic Spiral” taking you on a journey that alternates between dry and wet heat, with cascading showers en route, and ends with a frozen-snow rubdown in the igloo.