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Le Laisinant

Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024
Le Laisinant is a tranquil haven for ski enthusiasts, offering a serene and uncrowded skiing experience with its pristine slopes and a unique chairlift that takes you directly to the heart of the Espace Killy ski area.

Le Laisinant

overview

Stats

4.9
/5
Rating
m
Resort height
3456
m
Summit

KM of slopes

170
Beginners
78
Intermediates
170
Experts
300
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Fun
Fun
Fun
Families
Couples
Snowparks

Le Laisinant

for beginners

Beginners rating -
170
Perfect
Le Laisinant may not be the best choice for beginners as it lacks a dedicated nursery area and the slopes are generally more challenging. The resort is more suited to intermediate and advanced skiers, with its steep and often ungroomed runs. Additionally, the lift system is not particularly beginner-friendly, which could make it difficult for novices to navigate the mountain.

Le Laisinant

for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Le Laisinant a suitable choice with its variety of blue and red pistes. The resort is known for its well-groomed slopes and reliable snow conditions, making it a great place to improve your skiing skills. The challenging red runs from the top of the Laisinant Express lift and the more relaxed blue runs around the Solaise area offer a good mix of terrain for intermediate skiers.

Le Laisinant

for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Advanced skiers will find Le Laisinant a thrilling playground. The resort is home to the challenging 'Face de Bellevarde' black run, a former Olympic downhill course that will test even the most seasoned skiers. Additionally, the off-piste opportunities in the Espace Killy area are abundant, offering steep and deep powder runs for those seeking an adrenaline rush.

Le Laisinant

for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Fun
Perfect
Le Laisinant is a snowboarder's delight with its diverse terrain and well-groomed slopes. The resort offers a variety of runs, from gentle slopes for beginners to challenging black runs for the more experienced riders. The off-piste opportunities are also a major draw for snowboarders, providing a thrilling ride through natural, untouched snow.

Le Laisinant

off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
Le Laisinant offers a thrilling off-piste experience for freeriders, with its steep and challenging terrains. The untouched powder and natural obstacles provide an adrenaline rush for those seeking adventure beyond the groomed trails. The area is particularly known for its deep snow and high-altitude trails, making it a must-visit for any off-piste enthusiast.

Le Laisinant

for families

Families rating -
Families
Perfect
Le Laisinant is a great choice for families seeking a quieter, more relaxed ski experience. The resort offers a variety of gentle slopes and beginner-friendly areas, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to build their confidence. Additionally, the resort's close proximity to accommodations and its tranquil atmosphere make it a comfortable and stress-free destination for families.

Le Laisinant

apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Fun
Le Laisinant offers a more relaxed apr├Ęs-ski atmosphere, perfect for those who prefer a quiet drink after a day on the slopes. The resort is home to a few cozy bars where you can unwind and enjoy the mountain views. For those seeking a bit more excitement, there are regular shuttle services to nearby Val d'Isere, where you can find a wider range of nightlife options including Doudoune Club, Cocorico, and Morris Pub.

Le Laisinant

food scene

Le Laisinant is a great choice for families seeking a quieter, more relaxed ski experience. The resort offers a variety of gentle slopes and beginner-friendly areas, making it an ideal place for young or novice skiers to build their confidence. Additionally, the resort's close proximity to accommodations and its tranquil atmosphere make it a comfortable and stress-free destination for families.