Event agency PREFERENCE EVENTS can organise company seminars and incentive trips featuring winter sports in Val-d’Isère. Ski resorts are the ultimate incentive destination!
Val-d’Isère is a smart resort brimming with charm, appealing to hipsters and families alike. It has been a winter sports resort since 1931 when the first cable car started running. Since then, Val-d’Isère has enjoyed ever-growing popularity. The ski resort nestles at 1850m in altitude in the Vanoise Mountains, part of the Espace Killy along with the Tignes ski area. Every year, it hosts many corporate events, incentive trips and seminars on a mountain theme. It was chosen to host the 1992 Winter Olympics as well as the Alpine World Ski Championships in 2009. It also hosts the men’s and women’s World Cup every year.
The ski resort is world-famous for its wonderful ski area, which is varied, offering something for everyone from beginners to experts. Val-d’Isère is in a stupendous location, with premium snow, 300 km of ski slopes and 89 ski lifts, 1,900 of difference in altitude, not forgetting the legendary Face de Bellevarde at your feet!
Val-d’Isère is also a mountain village with a history stretching back for several centuries. Its heritage architecture is well conserved, gaining in charm with the passing years. There’s an 11th century church, a bell-tower from 1664 and houses built in stone and wood, with slate-tiled gable roofs. There’s plenty of fun to be had in Val-d’Isère when you’ve finished skiing. The resort boasts many legendary venues where you can party all night.
A vast ski area, charming and luxury hotels and the busy night life will appeal to sports lovers and night birds and will ensure the success of your company trip, seminar, convention, team-building event or board meeting.
As a particularly attractive ski resort, Val-d’Isère boasts a diverse range of hotels suitable for organising impressive trips (board meetings, press trips, luxury VIP breaks, company seminars and incentive trips).
Accommodation in Val d’Isère
Accommodation in Val-d’Isère focuses on authenticity in a warm atmosphere and a setting that’s typical of the French Alps. Val-d’Isère boasts 34 hotels in a variety of categories and traditional or contemporary styles. There’s bound to be something that will cater to the needs of your corporate seminar or company trip. Meeting rooms at the Centre des Congrès are available for your conventions and events.
- Six 5-star premium luxury establishments for small VIP groups, board meetings, select stays and press trips (Hotels les Barmes de l’Ours, Le Christiana, Avenue Lodge, Le Blizzard etc.)
- Some 15 charming 3- and 4-star hotels are suitable for incentive trips, team building and corporate seminars (Hôtel l’Aigle des Neiges, the Brussel’s etc.)
- Many chalet-hotels may be booked exclusively for small groups (fewer than 20 rooms), making them highly suitable for board meetings.
Things to do in Val d’Isère
Out on the vast mountains, there are plenty of challenges, thrills and spills. Pure excitement in meeting your challenges, on team-building and incentive trips!
- Alpine skiing and cross-country skiing
- Ice racing
- Team building: Winter Olympics
- Mountain biking
Evening receptions in Val d’Isère
There’s plenty of fun to be had in Val-d’Isère when you’ve finished skiing. The parties organised for you will be the highlight of your event!
- Traditional dinner on a cheese farm
- Gastronomic dinner at a Michelin-starred restaurant
- Dinner in a hip mountain restaurant with original décor, with DJ entertainment
- Dinner in a mountain chalet. On the menu: local delicacies and downhill luge.
Organised by event agency PREFERENCE EVENTS
Arrival and settling in your chalet-hotel booked exclusively for the group - Lunch at the chalet - Alpine skiing with two ESF instructors – Break for mulled wine on the ski slopes - Foodie dinner crafted by a Michelin-starred chef "pairing food and wine"
Morning meetings - Lunch on the ski slope in a mountain chalet - A choice of activities: Ice driving in a BMW or helicopter ride over the Alps – Evening in an Igloo
Morning spa: massage and bathing in the pool - Lunch at the chalet-hotel - Afternoon: skiing and departure - End of the trip to Val-d'Isère.