The village of Meribel is built in a traditional French chalet like style, which turns it into a quite exotic place for most visitors. It is located at the bottom of three valleys, centrally located in-between of several ski areas. You will basically have skiing available right outside of your door. In total this area offers 600 kilometers of ski slopes. Meribel has a good selection of accommodation to choose from, no matter what your travel budget is. The season for visiting Meribel is generally from July to April.
Great skiingMeribel does offer good options for beginners, however most ski slopes are targeted at intermediate or advanced skiers. There are also three very popular ski parks. They are evenly distributed across the ski area and offer half pipes, ramps and rails of various kinds. Just perfect if you want to have an action packed vacation.
If you want to learn to ski or improve your skiing, try out the local ski school. Meribel has several ski schools to choose from.
Well serviced village to ensure you have a great ski holidayThere are many restaurants, bars and cafés to choose from in Meribel. They cater for all needs and all budgets. The same goes for accommodation, even though Meribel is known for mainly targeting high end travellers. Many hotels and condos offer services like child care, ski transfers and so on. If you travel with a large family, you will find several good options on where to stay, as Meribel often hosts large travel parties.
Evening time entertainmentThere are many pubs and bars around and you can expect to find partying teenagers and young adults around town during the evening and night. If you feel like taking part, you will really have many places to choose from. Do take into consideration that it can get very crowded. Most places close at 2 AM so you will get a few hours of sleep before your next day on the slopes.
Ski areas Meribel form part ofMeribel is part of the ski area Les Trois Vallees together with 6 other ski resorts.
Villages close to Meribel
If you are planning a ski holiday in Meribel you can always stay in one of these villiages, all with easy access to the ski area of Meribel:
Ski equipment in Meribel
We offer pre-booking of ski equipment in Meribel in co-operation with Skiset. When booking online you can save up to 50% compared with booking upon arrival.
Ski schools in Meribel
Do you want to improve your skiing or simply learn to ski or snowboard? Through our partner CheckYeti you will find 17 different classes and instructors in Meribel who can help you with this, in addition with the possibility to get up to 15% discount on the normal price. Many of the classes also have free cancellation.