The village Haute-Nendaz

leisure

The apartment is convenient located very close to the heart of the village and all the amenities. In front of our apartment there is a sledge/ beginners ski slope with a 'moving carpet'. In the summer children can enjoy the play equipment next to the apartments

There is a sports area next to the apartment. In summer there are pitches for football, basketball, tennis courts, climbing towers, gym plus an outdoor pool in a fantastic mountain setting. In winter there is an ice rink.

'Spa de bisses" is located in the new hotel Hotel Nendaz 4 Valleys next to our apartment building. The wellness spa offers relaxing wellness treats. The alpine and bisse themed setting is magical, with pools (indoor/outdoor), saunas, steam, jacuzzi, grottoes, treatments etc.

Shops

Coop is the closest supermarket -just 5 minutes walk or a convenient stop in the car after a day out. It provides a full range of groceries. Migros supermarket is not much further. The village also has bakers, butcher, two pharmacies, clothes, gift shops, banks, post office, hairdressers, optician, doctors.

There is a good choice of hire shops for winter sports and summer e.g. bikes.

The tourist information office is situated at the mini roundabout in the centre of the village -useful to visit at the start of your stay e.g. village map, walking routes, activities available each week

Restaurants

The Nendaz website list 20 restaurants covering French, Italian, Sardinian and local Valais specialities, these include 3 mentioned in the Michelin Red Guide.There are also a good selection of daytime cafes and (wine) bars, apres ski bars and night clubs

Festivals

Nendaz hosts the International Alphorn Festival at the end of July. This is a convivial occasion that takes place on the sports field just below Domaine des Reines, with the final day taking place by the lake at Tracouet. Swiss National Day is 1st August and another series of events that takes place beside the lake at Tracouet, with further activities and fireworks in the village during the evening. During summer months there is a market in the village on Wednesday afternoon/early evening, with many market stalls selling local/regional produce/gifts and a variety of take-away food & drink. And in ski season there are Full Moon Parties. Both in summer and winter the Nendaz tourist office organizes weekly activities.