Le Sauze : la destination de vos vacances au ski © Ubaye Tourisme
Le Sauze : la destination de vos vacances au ski © Ubaye Tourisme

Le Sauze

Family ski resort in the heart of the Southern French Alps
Ski sous le soleil des Alpes du Sud

Share the magic of winter with your family

Do you want to enjoy magical moments with your family in a natural setting? Le Sauze is the resort for you! Its exceptional geographical location means you'll get to enjoy the best of the Alps and the Mediterranean: an abundance of snow and pure mountain air combined with southern sunshine for an incomparable ski experience.

Admire the panoramic view of the Ubaye Valley from the ski area - which peaks at a height of 2,400 m - and meander through the smaller valleys which offer both gentle and more technical descents. With its marked, family-friendly trails and numerous recreational areas, all family members will get to enjoy the ski experience that best suits them.

The resort has two levels -1,400 m and 1,700 m - both with direct access to the ski area. With its hotels facing the slopes and small surrounding chalets, it's a comfortable resort with a lovely feel.

Le Sauze - a village-resort which has made a conscious effort to preserve its authenticity - offers a blast of fresh air in a picture postcard setting.

Balades raquettes
Ski de randonnée
Le Sauze 1400 de nuit
Le domaine skiable

According to your desires

I'm going skiing

It's impossible not to succumb to the charm of Le Sauze, one of France's oldest ski resorts which has been open to skiers since 1934.

With 65 km of runs, the ski area will delight both champion skiers and novices.

And you don't need to be an expert if you want to try ski touring, thanks to the secured, marked trails that snake across the vast stretches of snow-covered terrain.

With your family

Le Sauze is THE family resort par excellence. Our aim: to make your visit as memorable as possible.

The variety of slopes give the little ones a chance to get started and older children an opportunity to ride, allowing the entire family to share the delights of snow sports.

Skiing for all the family and so much more! There are numerous activities available for children or for you to enjoy with your family.


There's so much more to Le Sauze than just skiing! The resort is a great place to enjoy nature and the great outdoors, far from the hustle bustle.

Immerse yourself completely in the gentle lifestyle of the Southern Alps, whether during a spot of relaxation in a spa, following animal tracks on a snowshoe walk, or simply enjoying the sunshine on a mountain terrace.

Just a few minutes away is the town of Barcelonnette, a placed steeped in history, whose unique historical heritage is visible on every street corner.