Saint-Martin-de-Belleville The Ski Resort
Sometimes called “The Village of the 3 Valleys”, the ski resort of Saint-Martin de Belleville is located at the entrance of the Valley of Belleville, 1450m high.
This small village is likely to make you want to settle down. Do not hesitate because, in addition to its unique charm, Saint Martin de Belleville is an integral part of the 3 Valleys ski area therefore offering superb skiing.
Saint-Martin-de-Belleville and 3 Valley ski area boasts 180 lifts, 600kms of pistes, various snow parks and direct access to Meribel, Courchevel, Les Menuires and Val Thorens.
Saint-Martin-de-Belleville – The ski resort
The happiness of the authentic combined with the pleasure of an intense ski is what Saint Martin de Belleville offers to ski enthusiasts who are looking for a traditional Alpine holiday resort, away from the crowds. Here, there is no loud disco, but the sweetness of the Christmas villages of our childhood coupled with fine-dining. You are elsewhere, but all the choices and all the facilities are available to you.
Saint-Martin-de-Belleville ski area
► The alpine ski area
Saint Martin de Belleville is also (and above all) a privileged location in the 3 Valleys, the largest ski area in the world, a great diversity of trails and activities … (600 km of slopes and 180 lifts with direct access to Val Thorens, Meribel, Courchevel, Brides Les Bains and La Tania).
If the ski area purely located near the village of Saint Martin de Bellevile is quite small (a beginner area in front of snow), access to the area of the 3 Valleys is very easy via the gondola St Martin 1 then the St Martin Express chairlift. In a few minutes, you go from 1450 meters above sea level to more than 2400 m at the summit of Tougnete.
► Snowparks and play areas of St Martin de Belleville
Lovers of new winter sports, it is on the snowcross of the Becca (on the Ménuires) that you will have to go. You will find a Snow Park (slides, hand-rails, big airs, tables, hip, quarter pipe) and three Boardercross to chain the good feelings.
Fans of sensations to share will be seduced by the playful area of the Becca: The BK Park! Accessible by the chairlift “de la Becca”, you will find two boardercross for wild pursuits, as well as areas of bumps and rails to learn, or improve, the joys of Freestyle (course and boardercross blue and red levels ).
Others will probably prefer to test the Big Air Bag at the foot of the timing tower, above the Croisette (still in Les Menuires)! Beginners or experienced, this fall cushion is ideal for making jumps safely without worrying about the reception.
► Cross-country skiing at St Martin de Belleville
For another slide, 28 km of cross-country ski trails crisscross the Belleville Valley, between Saint Martin and Les Menuires. Free access. Map of free cross-country skiing trails available at the Maison du Tourisme.
– A pretty village with a quiet atmosphere just minutes from the boulevrads of the 3 Valleys
– La Bouitte, a restaurant rated 3 * in the Michelin Guide, unmissable meeting place for gourmets …
– The visit of the Museum of Saint Martin which traces 150 of history of this high Savoyard valley.
– Share, with an instructor of the ESF, a trapper’s evening, combining night snowshoeing and Savoyard dinner.
– Enjoy the fun zones of Menuires / Saint Martin to discover, with family or friends, new sensations of gliding!