The thrill of carving down the slopes and feeling the rush of cold air against your face is undoubtedly the highlight of a day spent skiing in the Portes du Soleil. But as the sun begins its descent and the slopes start to empty, the party is far from over. Discover the world of après-ski in the Portes du Soleil, where the action continues with a blend of vibrant nightlife, cosy Alpine charm, and breathtaking mountain vistas.
In this blog post, we’ll explore the best après-ski experiences that this renowned ski area has to offer…
Après-ski in Morzine
Located at the heart of Morzine, Le Tremplin is a quintessential après-ski destination. With its lively atmosphere and stunning panoramic views of the surrounding peaks, this establishment seamlessly combines the excitement of après-ski with a touch of sophistication.
Sip on delicious cocktails, sample local craft beers, and indulge in mouthwatering Savoyard dishes while enjoying live music performances.
Located in the heart of Morzine, Bar Robinson stands as one of the oldest après-ski spots and embodies the essence of Alpine charm and camaraderie.
With its rustic interior, welcoming atmosphere, and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, it offers an authentic mountain retreat for skiers and snowboarders alike. As the sun dips below the horizon, it comes to life with the energy of après-ski enthusiasts looking to unwind and celebrate their day on the slopes.
Bar Les Rhodos
Tucked away in the heart of Morzine, Bar Les Rhodos is another cherished gem for après-ski enthusiasts. In the evenings, it comes alive with an ambience that extends an open invitation to locals and visitors alike, encouraging them to unwind and revel in the pleasures of après-ski.
Things pick up from around 4 pm and the lively atmosphere continues into the night, with live music, sporting events and “cocktail parties” on the agenda!
Located in the centre of town, Dixie Bar invites all to experience the warm embrace of Alpine hospitality combined with a touch of Irish flair. Boasting an extensive array of draft beers, including the iconic Guinness, alongside a diverse selection of wines, spirits, and ciders, Dixie Bar is perfect for those seeking a taste of home while basking in the breathtaking Alpine surroundings.
Beyond its drinks menu, the bar comes alive with the thrill of live sports broadcasts and musical performances, so whether you’re raising a pint, enjoying live tunes, or cheering on your favourite team, there’s something for everyone.
Cavern Bar offers a lively après-ski experience, coming to life with the beats of live DJs and an extensive selection of drinks, from classic cocktails to local brews. Open daily from 4 pm until 2 am, it’s the ideal spot for those looking to unwind, dance, and enjoy a diverse range of beverages in the heart of Morzine’s après-ski scene.
Coyote Bar in Morzine is another great après-ski destination, offering a relaxed yet lively vibe. With a variety of beers and expertly crafted cocktails, it’s the ideal place to unwind and celebrate your day on the slopes. Beyond the drinks, Coyote Bar also features pool tables, air hockey and arcade games, adding an extra layer of entertainment to your evening.
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Happy Hours bar in Ardent (just outside of Morzine) is the ultimate après-ski hotspot, with festivities kicking off from 3 to 6 pm every day. Get ready for a lively atmosphere where dancing on tables and DJ sets are the norm, plus indulge in a variety of house cocktails that perfectly complement the casual dining options.
But make sure to keep an eye on the last bus into Morzine to ensure you don’t miss out on the rest of the evening’s adventures!
Après-ski in Avoriaz
La Folie Douce
Discover La Folie Douce, a renowned hotspot for après-ski entertainment across multiple resorts.
The bar is open from around 9 am until the ski slopes close, but towards the end of the day is when the party comes to life with tabletop dancing and DJ sets. La Folie Douce is often regarded as the ultimate place to be for an unforgettable après-ski experience, so don’t miss out!
With a variety of events, including live music and DJ sets, and a happy hour from 4 – 6 pm, The Place is a brilliant option for those wanting an upbeat après-ski experience that continues into the night.
Open from 4 pm daily and from midday on Saturdays, Shooters is the perfect spot for a night out after a day on the pistes. DJ sets and live music are on the agenda, which can be enjoyed with a vast array of cocktails on the menu!
If you’re after a no-frills pub experience, then Le Tavaillon has you covered with good beer, sports matches and a sun-soaked terrace.
If you’re still left searching for a late-night party, Le Yak opens from 10 pm until 4 am – so you’ve got somewhere to end the night!
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Après-ski in Les Gets
The clue is in the name of this après bar, which belongs to the Hotel Bellevue in Les Gets. Serving a great range of beers on draught as well as a generous terrace, you’ll have all that you need for a chilled après-ski experience.
All ages can enjoy a drink or a bite to eat at Jeux Trinque whilst making use of the many board games, pool table or darts board. This casual bar is open from 4 pm to 7 pm throughout winter – ideal après-ski hours!
Open seven days a week from 2 pm to 2 am, this mountain bar is a lively spot serving beers and cocktails, as well as putting on a number of events, live music and DJ sets. Check their Instagram for the latest updates!
Bar Le Bowling
Open daily from 6 pm to 2 am, the Bowling Bar offers plenty of off-piste entertainment including pool, darts and live sports.
This Candian-themed bar is another perfect spot for a post-ski drink. With a large terrace, live sports and parties – what more do you need?
Igloo Chalet Club
Igloo Club is the top late-night party destination in Les Gets. If you find yourself still wanting more from the après-ski scene in Les Gets, you can head there from midnight and party until 6 am!
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Après-ski in Châtel
L`Avalanche pub prides itself on its friendly atmosphere, welcoming visitors every day from 5 pm to enjoy live music, DJ sets and a great range of beer, wine and cocktails.
Open daily from 4 pm until 2 am, Nazca Bar is located a few minutes from the centre of the village and boasts a sunny terrace, which is heated on colder days, and a spacious interior. On Wednesdays and Fridays, you can enjoy a variety of live music and DJ sets for a livelier experience.
Wine at Yours
For a slightly more sophisticated après-ski experience, head over to Wine at Yours. Serving delicious small plates alongside a diverse wine list, this is the ideal spot for a laid-back evening after a long day on the slopes. Make sure to check their Facebook page for updates on live music and events.
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Ready to take on the après-ski scene in the Portes du Soleil? Take the first step by booking a chalet with OVO Network.
Our handpicked selection of chalets provides the perfect base for your alpine adventure, allowing you to enjoy the slopes by day and the après-ski bars by night. Whether you’re travelling with family, friends, or as a couple, OVO Network offers properties that cater to all preferences. Explore our full range of chalets in the region below:
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