Meribel Ski resort founded by a British skier right in the heart of the Three Valleys resort is very popular among the French.
Meribel is not only affordable but also offers excellent linked pistes served by very efficient lift facilities where queuing is virtually impossible. Located just 2 miles outside the Meribel village, there is plenty of accommodation and other facilities such as restaurants, bars and shops available around the resort.
Meribel ski is divided into 5 districts but most of the activity is found in Meribel Les Allues and Meribel -Mottaret. The altitude of the ski slopes range between 1400m to 2952m and has 150Km of ski slopes along with easy access to the rest of the Three Valley slopes.
Meribel is suitable for all abilities with 11 green runs, 21 blue runs, 21 red runs and 10 black runs. Best nursery slopes for beginners are in the Altiport and Mottaret areas. Meribel also has excellent snow parks and off pistes for snowboarders.
There are various Ski schools in Meribel suitable for every pocket such as
ESF - Meribel, New Generation and Parallel Lines.
Meribel has good child care facilities such as Halte Garderie Les Saturnins who care for children up to the age of 3 years and Les Petits Loups care for chidren from the age of 3 years to 5 years.