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Après-ski in Saint-Martin-de-Belleville: a sophisticated invitation to bring people together

29-12-2023 in Art of living

Nestled in the heart of the 3 Vallées, the largest ski resort in the world, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville is much more than its exceptional snowy slopes. After the final runs, the late afternoon takes a different turn: the après-ski begins.

Relaxation, treats and entertainment await you in the heart of an authentic village. Between 4pm and 8pm, before dinner time, the centre comes to life and reveals its multiple facets. Temporary and permanent residents come together for après-ski, in an atmosphere that is both convivial and intimate.

Music and friendly atmosphere in the village centre

In ski resorts like Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, the end of the day is a special time for getting together, bonding and sharing experiences. The local businesses provide areas that are perfect for relaxing, chatting and enjoying some local produce, to the beat of lively music.

L'Hôtel Le Lodji becomes a perfect meeting place at the end of the day. With its sunny terrace offering a stunning view over the mountains, the Bar du Torè au Lodji provides an ideal setting to chill with friends. On a regular basis, the bar turns into a lively meeting place: concerts and DJ evenings are available to visitors. Carefully selected wines, excellent draught Belgian beers from a choice of 8 taps... Now to choose which one! Don't miss out on the platter of refined cheeses in Chambéry by Axel Rebeck to accompany your pre-dinner drink. The bar's festive and welcoming atmosphere creates the perfect setting for a memorable evening in the heart of the resort.

Not far from here, the village pubs, especially the "Pourquoi Pas" and L'Art B also contribute to Saint-Martin's reputation of conviviality. These welcoming places are perfect for sharing a drink, enjoying an appetizer platter, and letting yourself be carried away by the live music. Here, visitors and residents come together and share true stories. Perfect for creating some unforgettable après-ski memories.

Enjoy the après-ski in the bars and restaurants of Saint-Martin-de-Belleville

In Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, après-ski is also an invitation for relaxation and sophistication. For skiers looking for a peaceful and sophisticated ambiance, the village is home to establishments where you can enjoy local products in a calm and gentle setting. These places are havens of peace, perfect for recharging your batteries after a busy day on the slopes.

The piano-bar of the Hôtel M Lodge is a true gem. From the entrance, the visitors are shrouded by an elegant and intimate atmosphere. The lounge area, the beating heart of the restaurant, delivers melodies which will add a touch of magic to your evening. The culinary offer is centred around gourmet afternoon treats from 4pm and exquisite tapas from 6pm.

For wine lovers and foodies, the Wine Bar at Simple et Meilleur is an oasis of pleasure. This welcoming place stands out due to its impressive selection of wines, chosen with care by René and Maxime Meilleur. Nearly 80 wines are suggested: something to satisfy the most discriminating palates! Served with all kinds of tapas, the proposed wines invite you to enjoy with delicacy. Terrines, local cheeses, charcuteries from the valley... You choose!

Light up your stay with exceptional après-ski activities

Once you've put your skis away for the day, why not continue to discover the village of Saint-Martin-de-Belleville in a different light?

If you prefer to stay in the village centre, extend your discovery of Saint-Martin-de-Belleville with a torch-lit guided tour. Accompanied by a guide speaker, you can explore the picturesque streets of the village in the moonlight from 5.30pm. Perfect for discovering the local architecture in an intimate and historic atmosphere. Come to the Maison du Tourisme de Saint-Martin-de-Belleville to book your spot.

Finally, don't forget that Saint-Martin-de-Belleville has events planned throughout the winter. Weekly concerts or fireworks transform the village centre into a festive and lively place during your stay. Ephemeral bars bring holidaymakers together for tastings and original events.

Discover all the restaurants and bars which bring this authentic and intimate resort to life and immerse yourselves in the unique ambiance of each and every one of them. Saint-Martin-de-Belleville awaits your for an exceptional après-ski experience.

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