One of the best interlinked ski areas out there The Milky Way, also known as Via Lattea, is one of the most comprehensive mountain complexes in the world, covering parts of Italy and France, and is a wonderful location for a school trip. We offer accommodation in the picturesque villages of Claviere and Cesana.
Two countries on one ski pass
The Milky Way is made up of 6 world-class resorts and with 400km of piste to explore, it offers varied and attractive runs, curving through trees on the shoulders of the high divide between Italy and France. From the complete beginner to even the most advanced skier or boarder, there is more than enough piste available to keep you busy for an entire season! Both accommodations are ideally suited to school groups, offering great value locations for making the most of the huge ski area. As with most Italian resorts, the locals for very hospitable to children and groups.
“Excellent resort for school party”
“The lift pass and flexibility to change was brilliant”
Access to 400km of piste spanning Italy and France!
MILKY WAY PISTE MAP
- Resort Height: 1,350m
- Top Station: 2,825m
- Marked Piste: 400km
- No. of Lifts: 88
- Snowmaking: 50%
- Lift Pass Photo: No
- Lift Pass Covers: Monti della Luna, +1 day Milky Way, +1 day Montgenevre
- Transfer from Calais: 13hrs
- Airport Transfer: Turin 2 hrs, Grenoble 3 hrs, Milan 3 hrs
OUR CLAVIERE ACCOMMODATION:
Hotel Passero Pellegrino
The hotel is situated close to the centre of Clavière, and is only a couple of minutes from everything in the village. The nursery slope and chairlift up into the Clavière section of the Monti della Luna ski area is just across the road and the chairlift up towards Montgenèvre is only 150 metres away. Accommodation is full board with meals served in a spacious dining room of which one part is usually designated for school parties. Facilities include restaurant, bar, lounge with satellite TV, games room with table football, pool and video games, meeting room, lift and ski storage. Ski equipment is fitted on the premises. This traditional hotel boasts 55 rooms sleeping a total of 170 guests. Guests are mostly accommodated in 2-4 bedded rooms, all of which have private facilities and many have balconies. The bedrooms are clean, pleasant and fully equipped with telephones.
Location: 150m to the slopes!
OUR Claviere ACCOMMODATION:
Hotel Savoia is an excellent family-run hotel where the staff are always very welcoming and friendly. The Savoia is located in the centre of the village, near all the amenities. There are 28 comfortable en-suite bedrooms, a bar with a lounge, a TV room with a large screen and a good sized restaurant serving delicious Italian food.
Location: Only 100m to the slopes!
OUR CESANA ACCOMMODATION:
Hotel Club Solaris
In a beautiful setting, Hotel Club Solaris is only a short walk to the lifts in the quiet town of Cesana Torinese. The hotel offers spacious two, three and four-bedded rooms with balconies, and connecting rooms can be provided on request.
Location: 200m from the main chairlift.