In Val Thorens, we pull out all the stops for your little ones!

Parents of small children, welcome to Val Thorens! There’s nowhere like the mountains for a fab family holiday, with plenty of fresh air to recharge your batteries. Val Thorens has everything you need to enjoy an unforgettable family holiday, and is the perfect place for your little cherub to discover the snow for the first time!

This page lists the activities available for children from the age of 3 months!

"Cable Car" play area

For every kids who has dreamt to be « behing the wheel » of a cable car it is now possible for their dream to come true in a dedicated area...and as a bonus they will be able to slide on all the tobbogans situated around the cable car. Located at the heart of the resort, on Place Caron, near Castor and pollux magic carpet and the sledge run "Star toboggan run".

Laughs garantied !

ESF Child Care

Available from 3 months old, the paediatric nurses and staff will make sure to follow your kids own path. Your little ones will be either creating memories inside or outside (making snowmen, rolly pollies, sledging...)

With extensive opening hours, you will be able to be the first and last ones on the slopes !

Relax, you are on holidays, you should not have to run to the shops and buy baby food ! A chef will cook your little one’s favorites dishes with fresh produce.

Leave your watch behind, we are very flexible with drop off and pick up time, you  just need to let us know your preferences ! We know it is not easy to go around in the snow with your little ones in your arms so fortunately there is a free shuttle that has a drop off just in the front of the nursery.


There is limited amount of places so don’t forget to book in advance and don’t forget to bring your little ones up to date vaccinations booklet.

Bookings and informations online on 

Baby skier

Your little one wants to ski like mum and dad? it is possible to let him discover the joy of skiing in a dedicated area. And guess who is  the ski instructor? You!

3 times a week, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, starting at 2.30 pm.

Contact Prosneige Ski School for further information

Baby swimming

It is with mummy or daddy that babies from 4 month old will enjoy a very special time in the water. Relaxation will be the pinnacle of this moment. Everything is made for baby to have fun and feel safe.

Sunday mornings

More information : Sports Center, galerie Caron

Dog sledging

Enjoy this moment with animals to admire the view and relax. Did you know that being with animals helps children to relax ?
Mixing sledging and cuddles with the dogs, this is one of kids' favorite activity !

From 2 years old accompagnied by a parent.

More information: Evolution 2

Delir park - Fun Park - Trampolines

Laughter - adrenalin - fun... A children's paradise!

Trampolines, bouncy castles, ball parks, modules for children under 12... you'll have to drag your children away!



More information

Don’t forget that our Destination Experts are on hand at the Tourist Office to help you get the very most out of your family holiday in Val Thorens!

Head to the Maison de Val Thorens, or call us on +33 (0)4 79 00 08 08

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Val Thorens professionals See directory below for services available
Restaurants Famille Plus Clean United
Chez Pépé Nicolas - Alpine Chalet
If you want to discover a wonderful story, and a timeless setting, you need to stop at “Chez Pépé Nicolas”. On the "La Chasse" slope, between Les Menuires and Val Thorens, discover a place full of emotions, with a breathtaking view of the Péclet-Poslet glacier and the Lou valley.
Restaurants Famille Plus
Diamant Noir (Le) - Koh-I Nor
A culinary experience for you five senses. Our Chef Eric Samson welcomes you for dinner at the Diamant Noir restaurant where you will enjoy refined, high-quality dishes made from exceptional, local, seasonal produce. The warm and distinctive cuisine and décor take you on a voyage of discovery.
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Eskiador Sport 2000
Eskiador Sport 2000 is a ski rental store located in the Pierre & Vacances residence «Les Temples du Soleil», nearby the Montana Cheval Blanc, Montana Plein Sud and Kashmir residences as well as the Altapura hotel. You will find brand new skis and snowboards every year to make your Val Thorens experience unforgettable. Our team of experts will advise you 7 days a week, from 8.30am to 7.30pm. Direct access to the slopes. Book online to get up to 45% off.
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Prosneige Shop
This is the main shop for our Prosneige ski school where you can rent or buy equipment, accessories and ski clothes and organise ski and snowboard lessons.
Ski Child Famille Plus Clean United
Ecole du Ski Français (ESF) - Mini-clubs, jardin d'enfants, cours collectifs enfants, ados et adultes, cours privés
Children and adults, ESF Val Thorens pampers young and old! From the age of 3 months, adapted activities, the best instructors.
Tourist Hotels Famille Plus
Koh-I Nor*****
Clinging to the mountainside, the highest 5-star hotel in Europe, Koh-I Nor is mainly made of glass façades and offers one of the most beautiful sunsets in Europe.
Tourist Hotels Famille Plus Clean United
Sherpa (le)***
Chalet-style hotel on the slopes ideally located in a quiet area on the heights of Val Thorens, close to the ski slopes and the village centre. Warm and intimate address where hospitality and art of living come together at the fireside and in the gourmet restaurant. Home-made cooking. Terrace with "cosmic sauna". Indoor Sauna, Hammam and Jacuzzi. Maria Galland beauty corner.
Shopping Famille Plus Clean United
Black ski Maverick
Welcome to the Go Sport Maverick shop with rental equipment of high quality and a large choice of technical clothing and accessories in a warm mountain setting. Enjoy your holiday, we take care of your equipment! Discover your favourite brands: Millet, Rossignol, Degre 7, Duvillard, Oakley, Xbionic...
Ski Sporting Activities Child Famille Plus Clean United
Prosneige ski school
With the creation of Prosneige in 1996, our wish was to create a different method with small groups and instructors who speak multiple languages to guarantee the quality of all ski lessons. Our concept at Prosneige is based on simple fundamentals of client service, deeply valued relationships and always advancing together with our clients.
Restaurants Bar/Nightclubs Famille Plus Clean United
Auberge des Balcons (l')
Easy to reach from the Plein Sud slope, in chalet 1 in les Balcons de Val Thorens, for only 16€ for lunch time enjoy our "ski menu" main course+dessert or starter+main course!
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Neiges Eternelles (les)
A unique place in Val Thorens for a custom-made stay! Three cosy apartments in a chalet of stone and wood facing Cime Caron with personalized hotel services provided by our Chalet Girls.
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Black ski Authentic Caron
In the centre of the resort, 3 floors of equipment and ski and snowboarding clothing await you so you can enjoy browsing!
Ski Sporting Activities Transportation Famille Plus Clean United
Ecole de ski - Evolution 2
Evolution 2 Ski and Adventure School, or a different way of discovering the mountings… Our finest activities in the largest ski area in the world: let your dreams of adventure come true! We adapt to your needs, your desires and your level so that you can share our passion for the mountains. Whatever your age, we are here to provide support and share your best experiences in Val Thorens.
Hotels Clubs and Holiday Villages Famille Plus
Hôtel Club MMV Les Arolles
Restaurants Famille Plus
Petite Ferme (la)
Restaurants Famille Plus Clean United
Le Beef & Lobster
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Montagnette Lombarde
Restaurants Famille Plus
Cabane (la)
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Montagnettes Soleil 2
Restaurants Famille Plus
Joyeuse Fondue (la)
Sporting Activities Ski Famille Plus
Bureau des guides de Val Thorens
Restaurants Famille Plus
Grange (la)
Sporting Activities Hygiene, Health And Beauty Kindergartens - Leisure complex Famille Plus Clean United
Centre Sportif de Val Thorens
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Montagnettes Soleil
Restaurants Bar/Nightclubs Famille Plus
Chaudron Magique (le)
Tourist Hotels Famille Plus Clean United
Hameau du Kashmir (le)****
Restaurants Famille Plus Clean United
Base Camp (le) - Hôtel Pashmina
Tourist Residences Famille Plus Clean United
Hameau du Kashmir (le)
Restaurants Bar/Nightclubs Tourist Hotels Famille Plus Clean United
Hôtel Marielle****
Residences (others) Famille Plus
Trois Vallées (les)