Les Fermes de Méribel are premium residences by Pierre & Vacances with doorstep skiing in the old Meribel Village. Meribel Village is between Meribel Centre (the main resort) and La Tania and is easily linked by bus to Meribel Centre. You can ski to and from here to access the whole area, take the Golf lift up and it's an easy blue run down to the main lift hub area.
The residences themselves are built in the traditional wooden style Meribel is famous for and gives you the freedom of your own space rather than just a hotel room. Split across six chalets the complex has decent shared facilities such as an indoor pool and Deep Nature Spa with sauna and hammam as well as a lounge area near the reception with a fire.
What we like about Les Fermes de Méribel
- Doorstep skiing location - it's hard to get closer to the slopes
- Traditional chalet wooden architecture - One of the best things about Meribel
- Indoor pool, sauna and hammam in the Deep Nature Spa
- You are in Meribel Village there's a couple of restaurants and a shop, if you are looking for après Meribel Centre may be more appropriate
- There is a bus that runs between the village and centre all day long (free)
- Watch out for the half bedroom apartments, these have beds in the hallway so not what we're used to - a little odd and a little less privacy
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Les Fermes de Méribel apartments are in a ski in, ski out location in Meribel Village. The Village has a couple of restaurants and a small shop all within easy walking distance. For the après bars down in the main village, there's a free bus that runs between the villages all day so you can easily catch the bus back after après or a meal out. The bus runs until around midnight.
Ski regionThree Valleys ski area
Distance to slopesDoorstep skiing
Distance to townIn Meribel Village
Les Fermes de Marie are self-catering apartments each with its own kitchenette and living area. The kitchenette includes an oven, hob, dishwasher, toaster and coffee machine.
1 bedroom apartment
1 bedroom apartments have a bedroom with a double bed, a kitchenette/living area with a sofa bed and a bathroom with a bath or shower. There is also a balcony.
Approx. 30sqm, sleeps max 3
1/2 bedroom apartment
These apartments have one bedroom with a double bed and then the second is called an alcove with bunk beds (linked to the hallway to no actual door on it). There is also a kitchenette/living area with a sofa bed, balcony and bathroom with a bath.
We wouldn't recommend these for two couple say, as privacy is limited.
Approx. 35sqm, sleeps max. 5
2 bedroom apartment
2 bedroom apartments have 2 bedrooms(1 double and 1 with twin beds), a kitchenette/living room with a sofa bed, a balcony and a bathroom with a bath or shower.
Approx. 40sqm, sleeps max. 5
There are also 2 bedroom superior apartments which are slightly larger (50sqm) with a bath, a shower and a toilet.
3 bedroom apartment
3 bedroom apartments have 3 bedrooms(1 double and 2 twin rooms), a kitchenette/living room with a sofa bed, a balcony, a bathroom, a shower room and a separate toilet.
Approx. 60sqm, sleeps max. 7
4 bedroom apartment
4 bedroom apartments have 4 bedrooms(1 double, 3 twin beds), a kitchenette/living area with a sofa bed, 2 bathrooms (1 bath, 1 shower) and 3 toilets.
Approx. 80sqm, sleeps max. 9
- Indoor pool
- Deep Nature Spa
- lounge area in reception with fire
- bakery delivery service from reception
- Basic Wifi available
- Can pay for premium WiFi
Meribel ski weekends
Resort height - 1,400-1,700m
Highest point - 3,230m
Ski areaLes Trois Vallées - 600km of piste
Meribel - 150km
In the heart of the three valleys, Meribel is the central valley in the world's largest ski area. It feels like a blue slope haven full of tree-lined skiing, perfect for the cruisy skiers out there. But with the sheer extent of the ski area, there is more than enough for any type of skier (or boarder).
Green runs 13%
Blue runs 39%
Red runs 38%
Black runs 10%
Lifts - 180
Season length - December to April
Buses - There are numerous buses that run throughout Meribel and all are included on your lif pass. Take a look at the bus timetables here.
Beginners - 4/5
Intermediates - 5/5
Experts - 4/5
Snowboarders - 4/5
Families - 3/5
Après - 5/5
Eating out - 4/5
Charm - 3/5
Bowling | cinema | cross-country skiing | heliskiing | horse-drawn tours | ice skating | indoor wall climbing | paragliding | snowshoeing | snowmobiling | swimming
Due to the fact that flights into Chambery and Grenoble tend to only be available on the weekends, we use Geneva as our main airport.
Chambery - 1 hour 15 minutes
Grenoble - 1 hour 14 minutes
Geneva - 2 hours 15 minutes
Meribel local lift pass
3 day lift pass from £151
6 day lift pass from £237
Three Valleys area lift pass
3 day lift pass from £178
6 day lift pass from £282
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