Ski Lindy at La Plagne
From 15 to 22 March 2020
Come and join us for a great skiing holiday, snowshoeing and multi-cultural exchanges in one of the most beautiful and largest resorts in the world."Paradiski" is in the top 4 worldwide! All nationalities and ages (from 18 to 77 years old),
8D/7N 200 places 18-77 years old
Who should attend ?
SKI SWING is for all who want to spend friendly holidays in the mountains with an SWING spirit (West Coast Swing and Lindy Hop).
In addition to these 2 « dominants » (WCS and Lindy Hop), we will propose other dances (Rock’n Roll, Shim Sham, …) (See course schedule for more details).
The program is both sporty and friendly. In addition, you can ski or dream of skiing, you will treat yourself, but you do not need to ski to participate in this event. There are hiking trails, a heated swimming pool, dance workshops, and festive and warm evenings each night.
200 participants from all over the world are expected to attend in one of the most renowned resorts in the world.
Morning: Skiing, Snowshoeing or Dance workshop
Afternoon: Ski, Swimming pool or Dance workshop
Late afternoon: Dance workshop
Evening: Dance (West Coast Swing in one ballroom, Lindy Hop in another ballroom)
Conditions of registration
Age: all ages, from 18 to 77 years old
Usually one third of the participants is between 20 and 30 years old, one third is between 30 and 45 years old and one third is between 45 and 60 years of age.
Dance: WCS ans Lindy Hop
Levels : 3 levels (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
Who should attend: singles, couples and friends.
Number of participants: 200 people.
The stay is co-organized with Temple du Swing, one of the most famous dance school in Paris.
BASIC FORMULA: 359 € until 5 December, then 379 € until 5 February, then 399 €.
The price includes :
Accommodation (8D / 7N)
7 evenings (WCS or Lindy Hop : 2 ballrooms)
Unlimited swimming pool (during opening hours)
To this basic formula, you can add many options or plans :
Dance Workshop (15 hours spread over the week): 40 € per week
Packed lunch (full board): from 65 € to 95 € per week, according to your plan
Walks in snowshoes: from 20 to 25 € per day, according to your plan (about 2h30 per walk)
Ski rental: from 50 to 110 €, according to your plan
Skipass: from 185 to 215 €, according to your plan
Ski classes: 150 € for 5 half-days
Accommodation options: from 50 to 440 €, according to your plan
All rates are visible at the bottom of the page.
You will be located in La Plagne wich is one of the most popular ski resort (« Paradiski » is ranked 4th in the world) with more than 2.5 visitors each year [*].
La Plagne is located in France, in the famous region of Savoy, near Geneva (Switzerland) and Turino (Italy).
You will be staying in apartments Maeva (group Pierre et Vacances) located at 1930 meters in altitude, in the center of La Plagne (Bellecôte).
View from your apartment (view on the slopes) (click to enlarge):
TripAdvisor advice on your residence (click here) :
All apartments are identical and include 5 beds:
– 2 beds in a room
– 3 beds in the living room
View the plan of an apartment by clicking on the image:
The basic formula SKI LATINO STARS corresponds to an accommodation in an apartment of 5 people to share, and with your bed in the living room with 2 other persons. Many options allow you to benefit from more comfort:
Options / Accommodation
– option « living room 2 people » (instead of 3) = 50 € / pers.
By booking this option, ther will only be 2 of you in the lounge which is normally provided for 3 people (so there will be 1 empty bed).
– « double room » option = 70 € / pers.
By booking this option, you will be in a 2 person room (instead of the living room). If you are a couple or 2 friends, book 2 x 70 €.
– « single room » option = 190 € / pers
By booking this option, you will be alone in the room. In your living room you will have 2 or 3 roommates.
– option « 1-person apartment » = 360 € / apartment
By booking this option, you will be alone in your apartment (sleeps 5).
– option « apartment 2 persons » = 260 € / apartment
By booking this option, ther will be 2 of you in your apartment (5 beds).
If you are a couple or 2 friends, book this option only once.
– Other options: (Cf ticketing)
Distribution of accommodation
We organize the distribution of apartments by age group. Generally, there is no more than a 10-year gap between younger and older people in the same dwelling.
We make sure that there is mixing (both genders) in the apartments (not in the room and not in the living room). In the registration form, you can tell us that you do not want to mix in your apartment.
If you are a group of friends, you can indicate in the registration form that you wish to be hosted together.
Amenities of the residence
Outdoor pool heated to 30 ° C (free).
You can choose your food plan: with or without Food Box.
Food Boxes are to be prepared by yourself within your apartment.
We offer 3 ranges of Food Boxes :
No Food Box
You have the option of not taking a Food Box. You can then shop at the resort’s supermarket (located on the ground floor of your residence) or go to one of the resort’s many restaurants.
If you wish to have a meal in the restaurant, we suggest that you meet in the evening at the restaurant « Le Mouflon » located 50 meters from your residence (reserve the first evening from 9 am on behalf of « SKI LATINO »: 0033.479090307) . On other evenings, we advise you to book yourself by calling this number. Click here for more reviews of Le Mouflon.
Ski - Snowshoeing
Meeting point every day at 9.30 am and at 2 pm at the foot of the slopes to ski together. We will organize 6 groups on the 1st day:
2. false beginner
3. intermediate with « La Plagne » Skipass
4. Intermediate with « Paradiski » Skipass
5. advanced with « La Plagne » Skipass
6. Advanced with « Paradiski » Skipass
Possibility of taking lessons with the monitors : half day from 30 € or 5 days course at 150 €.
From 20 to 25 € the ride of 2.5 hours (Cf ticketing)
Discover breathtaking landscapes in a friendly atmosphere.
Each route is different.
You will be accompanied by a qualified mountain guide. Equipment provided. No physical skills required (if you can climb 3 floors without stopping, it’s good). Groups of up to 14 people.
On our ticketing, we offer 2 types of Skipass (« 6 days La Plagne » and « 6 days Paradiski »).
If you want different packages, you can buy your package at the station (50 meters from your residence).
Here are some rates:
– Skipass 4 hours « La Plagne » = 43 €
– Skipass 1 day « La Plagne » = 52 €
– Skipass 1 day « Paradiski » = 60 €
All rates here: package rate.
– If you ski less than 4 days, it is better to take 1 day packages (52 €) than to buy our package « 6 days La Plagne ».
– the « 6 days La Plagne » Skipass includes 1 day on « Paradiski » (= Les Arcs) (the day of your choice).
Planning (posted on Januarty 20, 2020):
11 instructors & a Lindy Hop orchestra :
- Rémy et Sarrah Kouakou (Montpellier)
- Claire Etchegoyhen et Marjorie Moreau (Orleans)
- Aurelien Faravelon et Idrissa Djepa (Lyon)
- Karine Jargeau et Philippe Pezeril (Aix)
- Liane Limon et Thomas Noguer (Paris)
- Elsa Swing
- Orchestre Lindy Hop (nom des musiciens bientôt annoncé)
- Sylvain Gauthier (Paris)
- Geo Shorty (Paris)
7 Evenings (WCS & Lindy-Rock)
It takes approximately 6.5 hours to drive from Paris, and a budget of around € 120 € per vehicle.
It takes about 4 hours 30 minutes by TGV from Paris and 45 minutes by bus to get to the station.
TGV station of arrival: Aime La Plagne. Book your TGV ticket
Take the bus at the exit of the TGV station. Departure station: Aime. Arrival station: Plagne Bellecôte. Book your bus ticket
Flixbus opened in 2017 a bus line Paris-Le Plagne (50 € the way): www.flixbus.fr
London-Lyon for example, and Lyon-Aime La Plagne by TGV
TGV Station : Aime La Plagne. book your train
At your arrival, take a bus at Aime La Plagne to Plagne Bellecote (about 30 minutes). Book your ticket here
1 free parking is located in front of the residence (about 80 places)
1 free parking is located in Plagne 1800. Free shuttle bus every 15 minutes to your residence.
Paid parking in front of the residence. Payment on the spot. Approximately 40 € per week.
Frequently Asked Questions
Deferred purchase options
To receive promotional rates, your bank transfer must be sent within 2 days of the date of your reservation.
2. Deferred purchase options
You can buy options at any time. Thus, you can book your stay in October for example and buy your hardware options in November for example. We will make the link between your various orders, with the name used during reservations.
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