A history linked with the mountain
The real adventure of the Aillons-Margériaz resort began in 1964 following a municipal decision. With only one ski activity, supported by the first snow wire and the ski lift, the locality was able to develop rapidly.
A few years later, the city evolved further with thedevelopment of the territory by creating a road and parking lots. However, it was not until 1970 that its first residential program was set up. This was the beginning of its tourist activity.
The village has However, it has remained human-sized, and we are far from some residential resorts in the Alps. Moreover, chalets are listed in theThe inventory of the buildings of France.
An unparalleled location
Les Aillons-Margériaz is a winter sports resort, small in size, but remarkable by its charm. It is located in the commune of Aillon-le-Jeune, in the Massif des Bauges, within the Regional Natural Park.
This is a French village that stands out for its two large estates, the Aillon Station and the Margériaz. As for its altitude, it is approximately between 1400 m and 1845 m.
Aillons-Margeriaz remains very accessible and is only 30 minutes drive from Chambéry, Aix-les-Bains and Annecy.
A ski and hiking destinations
The station offers 40 ski runs which extend to about 36 km. All this, of course, in the greatest safety, thanks to the trackers who secure the ski area.
- In summer, the resort is ideal for hikesIt offers a wide range of activities, alone or with guides. It also offers other activities such as fishing, caving or tyroliennes. In addition, it is also possible to visit farms and taste the local cheese.
- In wintersnow is obviously the main attraction of Aillons-Margériaz. During this winter period, thealpine skiing, nordic skiing and snowboarding are in the spotlight to delight young and old.
The numbers on Aillons Margeriaz
|⛷️ Ski resort ⛷️||Aillons-Margeriaz|
|Massif||Massif des Bauges|
|🗻 Ski area 🗻|
|Size of the village ski area (in klm):||36|
|Size of the village ski area with connection(s) (in klm):||36|
|Longest downhill ski run (in km)||4|
|Name of the ski area||Aillons-Margeriaz|
|❄ Altitude of ski area ❄|
|Altitude at the bottom of the ski area (in m)||1 000|
|Altitude at the top of the ski area (in m)||1 900|
|Average altitude of the ski area (in m)||1 450|
|Total height of the domain (in m)||900|
|Surface area of artificial snow (in ha)||0|
|🎿 Difficulty of ski trails 🎿|
|Number of green runs||8|
|Number of blue trails||22|
|Number of red trails||6|
|Number of black runs||4|
|Total number of downhill ski trails||40|
|🚡 Ski lifts 🚡|
|Fixed grip chairlifts||2|
|Total number of lifts||18|
|🌲 Nordic ski area 🌲|
|Number of cross-country ski trails (or Nordic area)||2|
|Size of the Nordic ski area (in klm):||5|
|🏘️ Services in the station 🏘️|
|Presence of a snowpark:||No|
|Presence of an aquatic complex and spa||No|
|Trails accessible on foot from the village :||Yes|
|Number of year-round inhabitants (including low-lying village)||430|
|Slogan of the station||Savoie|
|🚆 Access to the resort 🚆|
|Nearest train station:||Chambéry / Aix les Bains|
|Bus shuttle to a train station:||Yes|
|Distance from Paris (in kilometers)||597|
|💶 Price survey in the station 💶|
|Price list of the ski pass (1 day) in high season (access to the entire ski area)||26 €|
|Price of the weekly pass (6 days) in high season (access to the whole ski area)||127 €|
|Ski equipment rental rate per week (adult)||90 €|
|Ski equipment rental rate per week (child)||40 €|
|Rental studio 2 persons (school vacations)||320 €|
|Family apartment rental 4 persons (school vacations)||500 €|
|Total cost of stay for 2 adults (excluding transport and food)||754 €|
|Total cost of stay for 2 adults and 2 children (excluding transportation and food)||1 154 €|
|🔑 Average real estate rate 🔑|
|Average price per m2 of an apartment||1 400 €|
|Average price per m2 of a chalet||1 950 €|
|Average price of a 60m2 apartment||84 000 €|
|Average price of a 100m2 chalet||195 000 €|
|📊 Station evaluation on 7 criteria 📊|
|Score on the average snowmaking capacity of the massif / 10||8|
|Note on the ratio between the size of the ski area vs. the stay rate / 10||8|
|Evaluation note of the ski area and ski lifts / 10||7|
|Note on the diversity of activities (except skiing) / 10||6|
|Note on the charm and interest of the Village / 10||7|
|Note on the average cost of a stay / 10||9|
|Score on the average evaluation of Internet users /10||7|
|🎓 Final station average via 7 criteria 🎓|
|Final average score according to Skidata.io / 10||7,4|
|🏆 Ranking according to Skidata.io 🏆||80th position on 232 stations in France|
Map of the ski slopes of Aillons Margeriaz
Aillons-Margériaz in Questions / Answers
What are the activities in winter in Aillons Margeriaz ?
The resort of Aillons Margeriaz is very rich in activities, especially in winter it offers activities like :
Mountain biking on snow This station allows you to rent bikes or electrically assisted mountain bikes. This supervised activity allows you to enjoy all the beauty of the resort of Aillons Margeriaz.
Hiking with snowshoes This station has a hiking itinerary. This last one allows you to discover the Massif des bauges at your own pace.
Dog sledding This activity is very popular with the public and allows you to discover the world of « musher ».
Ski The resort of Aillons Margeriaz, like most ski resorts, offers both downhill and cross-country skiing.
What are the activities in summer at the resort of Aillons Margeriaz?
The resort of Aillons Margeriaz also offers many summer activities such as :
The suspended country of the Giants This activity offers 7000 square meters of games and suspended nets. Perfect for fun with children in safety it is composed of cabins slides etc..
Swimming pool Located in the heart of the mountains of the Massif des Bauges, this pool is perfect for cooling off in summer. It will amuse young and old.
Hiking This activity proposed with guides and guides is perfect to explore and discover the Massif des Bauges in safety. In addition it offers a wide variety of itineraries.
Vitabâm This activity is a massage therapy, reflexology and sonotherapy salon. This activity will allow you to relax and de-stress.
What to visit in Aillons Margeriaz and its surroundings ?
Among these places that you must visit in Aillons Margeriaz, we can mention : Massif des Baugeson Lake Bourgetthe leisure base, the Lake Annecy or again Lake of La Thuile.
Where to eat in Aillons Margeriaz ?
The resort of Aillons Margeriaz offers more than 14 restaurants among which we can mention : Restaurant du Soleil, The Saint John and the Restaurant le Mont Pelat.
Where to sleep in Aillons Margeriaz ?
Aillons Margeriaz offers a number of different accommodations such as the Hotel Du Soleilthe Residence Vacanceoleon Château Des Comtes de Challes.
How big is the ski area of Aillons Margeriaz ?
The ski area of the resort of Aillons Margeriaz has a size of 36 kilometers, divided into 40 trails. Among these slopes, the longest measures 2 kilometers. It has 5 kilometers of cross-country skiing track.
What is the altitude of Aillons Margeriaz?
This area has an altitude between 1000 meters and 1900 meters high.
What is the price of the Aillons Margeriaz ski pass?
Their packages start from 26 euros per day, and 127e over 6 days for an adult.
What is the average price of a rental in Aillons Margeriaz?
For a furnished studio for 2 people, the average price is 320 euros, and for an apartment for 4 people, the average price per week is 500 euros.
Does the resort of Aillons Margeriaz have a bike park?
Yes, it has a 2 kilometer Bike Park with 3 trails, the longest of which measures 1 kilometer.
How to get to Aillons Margeriaz by train ?
You can easily get there from the SNCF TGV station in Chambéry or Aix-les-Bains. Then you just take a bus or a shuttle to the station of Aillons Margériaz.
What is the postal code of Aillons Margeriaz ?
The zip code of Allions Margeriaz is 73340.
In which department is located the station of Aillons Margeriaz ?
The Aillons Margeriaz resort is located in the Savoie department.
Does the resort of Aillons Margeriaz have a tourist office?
The resort of Aillons Margeriaz is part of the tourist office of Aillons-Margeriaz. It is located at the Chef-Lieu 73340 Aillon-le-Jeune in France.
Are there any webcam in Aillons Margeriaz ?
Yes, there is a webcam, which you can find at this web address https://www.lesaillons.com/webcams.html
Where can I find information about the weather in Aillons Margeriaz ?
You can find the latest weather report from the Aillons Margeriaz station at https://meteofrance.com/meteo-montagne/aillons-margeriaz/730041.
What is the opening date of the lifts in Aillons Margeriaz ?
In Aillons Margeriaz, the lifts usually open the first week of December until the beginning of April, but it all depends on the snow conditions in the area.
Is there an ESF school in Aillons Margeriaz ?
Yes, it is at the address La Correrie 73340 Aillon le Jeune.
What is skidata.io’s opinion about Aillons Margeriaz?
In the end, skidata.io gives the Aillons Margeriaz resort an average rating of 7.42/10, making it the 80th best place in France. Its strong points are : the charm of the resort, the size of the domain in relation to the rates and the cost of a stay.
Translated from the french original version : https://skidata.io/station/aillons-margeriaz/?rand=9113
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