Serre Chevalier, a mountain resort in the summer as well as the winter!Located in the north of the Hautes Alpes, this valley, far from the hustle and bustle of the city, offers total tranquillity for both body and mind, a place to practice numerous sports in the open air.
Serre Chevalier is the perfect destination
With 215 days of sunshine, a Mediterranean climate and activities to suit everyone, Serre Chevalier is the perfect destination for your next summer holiday with a difference.
Serre Chevalier, in the Southern Alps, is spread over 4 villages in the valley floor – Briancon, Chantemerle, Villeneuve and Monetier.
Briancon holds a record for having the most sunshine throughout the year in France!With people steering away from the all inclusive beach holidays, the Alps makes a perfect location for sunshine and adventure! Activities include – hiking, road biking (on some of the best cols in the country), mountain biking, water rafting, kayaking Serre-Chevalier, horse riding, lake swimming and many more.
An exhilarating 17km rafting descent
We at Pinewood Chalets, are proud to be working alongside Matthieu and his team at Rafting Experience to provide customers with an adventurous time on the river. No need to worry if you haven’t tried water rafting as the river has a range of rapids to suit all abilities from a gentle cruise to an adventurous and exhilarating 17km decent rafting at serre chevalier. Best of all the meeting point is only a 5 minute walk from our chalet and Matthieu will provide transport to the launch sites along with wetsuits and helmets.
A new Hotel in Serre-Chevalier
Our Chalet Hotel in Serre-Chevalier, Le Petit Sport is in the heart of Villeneuve and can sleep up to 26 guests in 12 en-suite bedrooms. The retro hotel was ‘the place to be’ in the 1970s and even had its own runway for the Paris weekenders’. The chalet has a large open plan Dining Room and Kitchen along with a comfortable upstairs living room with mountain views.
Guests can enjoy a hearty breakfast with pack lunch and evening meals on demand. We are pleased to offer customers of Rafting Expérience® 10% off our accommodation price when quoting RAFTING 2017.
Contact Pinewood today and start your adventure. Our friendly team are ready to take your call and answer any questions.