We stayed at Chill Alp Retreats for a fortnight in July to spend time training on and off the glacier as part of our summer training as the GB Parasnowboard Team. Kev, Charlie and Rusty were outstanding hosts and we agreed that the food was the best we've ever had whilst in the mountains, down to eggs for breakfast every day and afternoon cakes. This was a perfect base for road biking, mountain biking, snowboarding on the glacier and enjoying all of the summer activities Tignes has to offer (there are a lot and the chalet is in prime position for accessing these). The hot tub was an added treat - perfect way to relax and have some fun at the end of a day.
The pool and gym facilities in Tignes are first class and we couldn't have asked for a better fortnight of training. This was the absolute perfect set up. Big thanks to Charlie and Kev, we'll definitely be back!
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Chill alp put on the best week of mtb we've had, and our group have been to morzine many times. The food is clearly the highlight - these guys can really cook!
The riding in tignes is good, somewhat less variety than morzine but the trails are in much better condition and there is more vertical to be had. We managed 50% more this year than we did in morzine last year. Not only that, but you can do loads of other activities in resort (many of which are free/included).
We'll be booking again next year for sure.