Hotel la Vieille Ferme, Villeneuvein , France
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So what's it like?
Originally built as a traditional farmhouse in 1722, Langley’s Hotel La Vieille Ferme is a great choice for a historical, cultural and classical stay in Serre Chevalier. The hotel is the most charming and rustic hotel in Langley’s portfolio, having retained much of its original structure, meaning that every bedroom is unique in character and style.
The interior décor marries the best of Provencal and Italian design, which creates a cosy, homely atmosphere throughout. The rooms are comfortable and simply yet elegantly decorated.
The restaurant is a sight in itself, too. Located in a vaulted room, the restaurant feels rural yet sophisticated, and the floor lighting really adds to the ambience. Several times a week, the restaurant opens their rotisserie. On these nights, food is cooked over an open fire – a tradition the locals have done for centuries.
The hotel itself is located on a small hill, just above the charming village of Villeneuve, and only a 10-minute walk from the centre of Serre Chevalier. The ski lift is quite close, too, so you’ll be up on the mountain in no time.
The Hotel La Vieille Ferme is found on a narrow lane lined with traditional country farmhouses. At the end of the lane is the Rue de la Guisane, where you’ll find Bar Loco Loco and a selection of restaurants, as well as a Sherpa supermarket. Each morning you’ll only have to walk 6 minutes to both the Mickey and Aravet lifts, which are found just across the main road in town. The Aravet lift is a better choice for those wanting to access the wider ski area, or fancy exploring the villages of Briançon and Monetier-les-Bains. At the end of the day, head back down the Aravet green run or the L’Aiche Mickey blue run to get back to the hotel.
· 6 minutes' walk from Aravet lift · 5-10 minutes' walk from resort centre · 10-15 minutes' walk from ski school meeting point · 2 minutes' walk from ski bus stop · 5 minutes' walk from nursery slopes
Double room - sleeps 2: double bed, private bath and WC.
Double room - sleeps 2: double bed, private shower and WC.
· hotel bar · rotisserie · sun terrace · ski room · free WiFi in public areas · 27 rooms
· hot and cold buffet breakfast · 3-course evening meal · Christmas gala dinners with a traditional Swedish dinner on Christmas Eve, and a turkey and Christmas pudding dinner on Christmas day · New Year's Eve gala dinner with a 4-course meal (starter, fish, meat and dessert), complimentary wine with dinner and sparkling wine at midnight · rotisserie dinner option (€15 supplement)
Transfer coaches may be unable to reach the actual entrance to the hotel, therefore customers may be required to walk 1-2 minutes up the steep slope to the hotel.
Exclusive to Crystal
This accommodation is only available through brands operated by TUI Travel PLC in the UK including Crystal.
WiFi is available at this accommodation.
Half board includes breakfast and evening meal.