Located at the heart of the Haute-Tarentaise region, at an altitude of 1,850 metres, La Rosière is a welcoming resort featuring traditional mountain architecture. As it faces due south, La Rosière offers optimal skiing conditions. La Rosière is one of the resorts with the best snow coverage in France.
What's more, La Rosière is the only resort in Savoie to offer access to an international ski area,Espace San Bernardo, with 150 km of ski runs! La Rosière is directly linked to the resort of La Thuile in Italy (Aosta Valley) enabling you to get away from it all "skis-on". Make the most of it and discover Aosta Valley specialities after having succumbed to the delights of Savoyarde cuisine!
The two resort are complementary: sunshine hours and snow coverage are excellent in both La Rosière (south slope) and La Thuile (north slope).
La Rosière is also close to the Vanoise National Park and the Mont-Blanc peak, offering you exceptional panoramic views.
The Espace San Bernardo ski area - some figures
At altitudes ranging from 1,200 m to 2,650 m, the ski area of Espace San Bernardo extends over 3,000 hectares and offers a wide range of services:
- 73 slopes covering a distance of 150 km
- 37 ski lifts (1 ropeway - 17 chair lifts - 17 ski tows - 2 moving walkways)
- 300 snow canons
- 2 slalom stadiums
- 1 ski jump
- 2 toboggan runs
- 3 snowzones
- 1 snowkite training area
The « Famille Plus Montagne » label
Since 2006 La Rosière has proudly sported the "Famille Plus Montagne" quality label, the leading national tourist label recognized by the Ministry responsible for tourism, classifying the welcome and services offered to families with children.
A high number of selection criteria (110 points) are considered when awarding the "Famille Plus Montagne" label, in the following areas: equipment adapted for children, appropriate supervision infrastructures for young children, as well as entertainment and activities. Resorts displaying the "Famille Plus Montagne" label must comply with the associated quality charter.
Sources : Tourist office of La Rosière : www.larosiere.net