• Close to childcare location
  • Sauna
  • Short distance to the ski lifts (230 m)
  • Transfer 2hrs 15mins

Key features

  • Appealing family chalet overlooking the lake
  • Ideal choice for proximity to Nursery childcare at Chalet Iceberg
  • Large terrace with mountain views
  • Children’s ski area 5 minutes’ walk away
  • Family rooms have en suite facilities
  • Home cinema room
  • Ski and boot room (shared)

Chalet Caribou is conveniently situated in a quiet Tignes street, above the lake, opposite our Nursery in Chalet Iceberg, and just 50m from our Snow Club in the Yosemite building (see image). It shares a building with Chalet Canvolan on the upper floor where the owners live.
The building has a home cinema room and a sauna, both on the same level as the Caribou and for sole use of families staying in Chalet Caribou.
The Caribou's accommodation, on the lower level, is ideally suited for family use, with three comfortable family rooms each of which has en suite facilities, fitted to a high standard.The attractive open plan lounge and dining area, with feature fireplace, is a good size and offers stunning views towards Val Claret from the large windows and generous terrace.
Keen skiers have various options here, with the nearest lift only about 230m away, as well as a bus stop on the edge of the lake, where the free service will quickly take you up to Val Claret and the lifts leading to the Grande Motte glacier, or down towards the absolute heart of Tignes, where there is a choice of chairlifts on the Tignes side and the high speed Tovière gondola to quickly access the Val d’Isère section of the vast Tignes-Val d'Isère ski area.
Pack your family's favourite DVDs to make the most of the home cinema, a popular base for children.

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Accommodation Summary

Main Entrance


Ski and boot room (shared), stairs to Chalet Caribou, home cinema room and sauna.

Lower Level


Entrance to chalet, kitchen, open plan dining area, lounge with fireplace, large terrace with mountain views.

Chalet Caribou Floorplan

  • Room 1 (sleeps 2–4): Triple / quad room (double bed with single bunk above plus further single bed suitable for a child under 6 yrs) with bath and wc
  • Room 2 (sleeps 2–4): Family quad room with bath, wc (2 single beds plus a sturdy double mattress on a raised platform 165 cm above the single beds
  • Suite 3 (sleeps 4–5): Double room with shower, WC, interconnecting to triple room with 3 single beds, bath, wc (no window to triple room)

We suggest the top bunks are only suitable for children over 6 years, however parents have the final decision.

Chalet Cuisine

Includes a skiers' buffet breakfast to start your day, afternoon tea to welcome you 'home', and evening meals with a starter, main and dessert, plus wine and coffee to complete the evening.

We set high standards for our cuisine, and train our staff extensively before the season starts, to ensure that Esprit guests will enjoy every meal with us.