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Amenities Villars-sur-Ollon

last updated: October 24, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1200 m
Inhabitants - total: 3000
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 1 1/2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 27
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 1650
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 8000
Group lodging - total beds: 500
Youth hostel  X 
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Sleeping in the hay  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Families / children - all year round  
Quality label 'Families Welcome'  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 300
Mountain railways - info phone: 024 495 81 13
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1200 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2100 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 7
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2000 m
Cogwheel trains in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 2
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 300 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 130 km marked
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Villars-Gryon
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1300 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 3000 m
Price one day pass adult 52 CHF
Price one day pass children 34 CHF
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 44
Subregional transport installations - total: 70
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 3000 m
Cable-cars - total: 3
Snow conveyor - number: 3
Cogwheel trains - total: 1
Gondolas - total: 3
Chairlifts - total: 8
Skilifts - total: 22
Babylift - Number: 5
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 024 495 81 13
Name mesurepoint Station Villars
Point of measure ski area bottom 1200 m
Point of measure ski area top 1800 m
Number of slopes: 67
Local ski slopes 125 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 14 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 225 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 42 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 8 % advanced
Alpine ski area surface 2600000 m2:
Carving-slopes 100 km, sectioned off and marked
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 0 km checked and marked
Telemark slope 0 km sectioned off and marked
Moghul slopes 0 km marked
Snow-/Boardercross slopes - total: 1
Snow-/Boardercross slopes 1 km marked
Race course with automatic timing  X 
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 2
Halfpipes - total: 1
Lowest Snowboardpark 1800 m
Highest Snowboardpark 3000 m
Lift for Snowboardpark  X 
Snowboard - info phone: 024 495 81 13
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: 024 495 81 13
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1200 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1800 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 51 km local
Cross-country skiing slopes 51 km subregion
Skating slopes 51 km
Skating trails 51 km marked
Winter hiking trails 30 km marked and prepared
Highest winter hiking trail 1200 m
Snowshoe trail 35 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: 024 495 81 13
Tobogganing installations - total: 1
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 2500
Total difference in altitude of all installations 300 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 2500 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 1500 m marked
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Children's day-care, organized  X 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.