Mont Dore Ski Chalets and Apartments for Sale
Mont Dore €230,050South-facing 18th Century Bourgeoise Country House and Longere, Cantal, Auvergne
Mont Dore Ski Resort
MONT DORE is in the heart of the Auverne National Park and is one of the oldest ski resorts in France. Le Sancy is at 1850m sits at the northern side of the mountain and has 41km of slopes with the link to Super Besse on the southern side with another 43km of slopes offering alpine skiing and cross country skiing.
Le Mont Dore town is at the foot of the Le Sancy. Its a pretty old Spa town with beautiful stone buildings and small streets. It has the oldest Fenicular in France.
A real traditional ambiance regional dishes, local cheeses and cured meats. It has a Thermal spa, a Casino, many restaurants, bars and shops. There is also a full size ice-skating rink, bowling alley, horse riding, tree climbing, summer tobogganing and a golf course. Events are run all year round; motor-racing, VTT challenges, jazz and blues music festivals and much more. The town benefits from three seasons Summer, Winter and the Thermal Cure. This makes the resort ideal for permanent residence, a holiday home or rental investment with the potential to rent almost all year round.
Auvergne - Massif Central Ski Area
The Auvergne remains one of France's best kept secret winter-holiday destinations, offering a wide variety of winter sports.
The volcanic region in the centre of France is a national park of 80 craters and glacial lakes. Its beautiful in summer and its dramatic landscape becomes a skiers paradise during the winter when covered in snow. It’s ideal for downhill skiing or cross-country skis.
In marked contrast to the Alps, the queues to take the ‘téléphérique’ up to the Auvergne’s pistes are minimal, while a day’s ski pass will be considerably cheaper. Charming accommodation available at reasonable prices for hotels, bed and breakfasts, chalets or gites.
The Auvergne region has excellent TGV fast trains from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.