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La Clusaz - all year round Alpine resort

While some Alpine resorts are purpose built for skiing and offer little other than winter sports, La Clusaz is a real all year rounder. Whatever the season, and whatever your favoured activity, this lovely village has something for you. With its traditional village atmosphere, it's family friendly and scenic. Yet it's also got access to fantastic skiing, snowboarding and ice skating - plus all the other winter sports you can name. Then in summer, when the snows have melted, La Clusaz reinvents itself into a mecca for mountain biking, rock climbing or just a breath of fresh mountain air.

Life in La Clusaz

La Clusaz is a traditional Savoyard village. So it's got everything you dream of from a true Alpine village - atmosphere, culture, history and heritage, all wrapped up in a pretty package of wooden chalets and a glorious mountain backdrop. The village has plenty of amenities too. Shops, supermarkets, and artisanal shops like cheese and chocolate makers will provide you with everything you need. Then there are banks, medical services and outdoor markets. If you're staying in La Clusaz you'll lack for nothing.

Enjoy all kinds of "après ski"

Of course, "après ski" is an important part of any winter sports holiday. And, to be fair, the "après ski" doesn't stop in summer either, so there's never any need to forego the nightlife in La Clusaz. From low key bars with a cosy ambience to restaurants and clubs, La Clusaz has it all. So whether you're enjoying a family break and seeking quiet cafés where kids are more than welcome, or looking for a place where the dancing doesn't stop 'til dawn, you'll be able to find it here.

Heritage of La Clusaz

La Clusaz has a stunning natural heritage, surrounded as it is by some of France's most glorious mountains and lakes. But the village also offers an interesting and attractive built heritage. Churches, chapels and grottoes are all a part of this. Then you can also enjoy visiting the artisanal workshops, where local specialities like Reblochon cheese, chocolate and spirits are made.

Winter leisure and sports activities available

La Clusaz truly embodies the spirit of sport, whatever the season. Although there are a small proportion of visitors who come simply for the ambience and the natural beauty, the bulk of those who choose to stay in La Clusaz are passionate about sports in some way. In winter there is superb skiing, of course, but also snowboarding, ice climbing, dog sledding, snowshoeing and more. The village has lift access to the pistes and a shuttle bus service to nearby La Grande Bornand. It's worth noting too that La Clusaz has one of the best snow records in the region.

La Clusaz is also bustling in summer

But the fun doesn't stop when the snows melt in La Clusaz. Summer sports and activities include swimming, hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, para gliding, tennis and family leisure parks with activities for all ages. The resort is bustling in any season. And the lifts run all year round.

Explore nearby Annecy and cosmopolitan Geneva

Day trips from a base in La Clusaz might involve a trip to the beautiful Lake Annecy (only 30 minutes away), where the elegance of its lakeside town permeates the air, the stones of the old buildings and the waters of the lake itself. Sunbathe, take a boat trip, swim or simply browse the shops and indulge yourself in the acclaimed restaurants that have long attracted so many visitors to Annecy. Within an hour you could also be in Geneva. This city deserves a day or so of your time, as it's so much more than just the place where you get off the plane. Colourful, cosmopolitan and rich in heritage, Geneva makes a fabulous day out as part of anybody's holiday.

How to get there

Geneva, with its international airport and good choice of flights from the UK, is under an hour's drive from La Clusaz. Chambéry airport is another option. If you prefer to drive, it takes around eight hours to reach La Clusaz (found on the D909) from the ferry ports of northern France. Meanwhile, if travelling by train is preferable, the TGV goes to Chambéry.

Property prices and availability in and around La Clusaz

The Alpine resorts are among the most desired locations in France when it comes to property. And certainly property here in La Clusaz, with access to the best skiing in Europe, is never going to be truly cheap. However, you might be surprised at how affordable it can be. It depends what you're looking for of course. A state of the art, architect designed, private, detached chalet or converted farm with a sauna and ski in ski out access, can cost well over a million Euros. But did you realise you can also find a very attractive studio apartment for less than 150,000 Euros? La Clusaz has an enduring popularity that makes property investment here a sound financial idea too.

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La Clusaz AT A GLANCE

WHERE IS La Clusaz?

La Clusaz lies in the east of France. It's located in the south of the Haute-Savoie department.

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IN THE REGION OF RHÔNE-ALPES

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IN THE DEPARTMENT OF HAUTE-SAVOIE

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Population: 1,876


Access: By air: The nearest airport is Geneva at about an hour's drive. Chambéry is another option. By ferry/road: The village is about an eight-hour drive from the ferry ports, and is found on the D909. By train: The TGV goes to Chambéry.


Economy: The economy involves both mountain tourism (and associated commerce) and agriculture.


Interesting fact: La Clusaz has been a winter sports destination since 1907.

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