Leading Alpine property developer, MGM French Properties, is launching an exclusive new development, Residence Manaka, in the popular family resort of La Plagne. The collection of 70 apartments range from one to four bedrooms, with 28 available for outright purchase, ranging in size from 42 m² to 105 m². Located on the slopes, the apartment balconies offer elevated panoramic vistas of the surrounding valley and Mont Blanc. Prices start at €233,000 for a one-bedroom apartment.The upscale development offers unrivalled position, just 300 metres from the center of La Plagne, the main hub of the resort which consists of a community of 11 villages. Residents enjoy ease of access to Glacier de Belle Côte, Grande Rochette and Les Verdons. The apartments’ rustic design takes inspiration from the local region, providing cosy, chalet-style interiors. Additionally, each apartment benefits from private cellar, ski locker and covered parking space.The open plan-living spaces feature a fully equipped kitchen with granite worktops, full-length French windows provide ample natural light and access onto a private balcony. The Alpine-inspired interiors are composed of a combination of bright white walls, wood panelling and stone floor. The outright purchase properties are unfurnished creating the opportunity for residents to put their stamp on apartments. Leaseback properties come fully furnished drawing on Alpine style.The Alpine design is continued in each bedroom featuring wood panelling, wood parquet flooring and inbuilt wardrobes. The fully fitted bathroom comes complete with granite vanity unit, heated towel rail, anti-fog mirror, large bathtub and integrated down lights, generating a calming ambience.La Plagne is known for being family-friendly, with an excellent atmosphere, where children can experience the joy of learning to ski. The resort sits at an altitude of 2000m with 225km of marked runs catering for all abilities including, 18 black, 33 red, 69 blue and 10 green. The area is ideal for families offering plenty of wide and gentle slopes. For experts, a challenging array of 1000m descents and extensive off-pistes are available. Also, the longest cross-border Funslope in Europe provides a series of jumps, obstacles and spiral turns, for skiers of all abilities.As well as enjoying swift access to the slopes, La Plagne is a part of the world’s second largest ski area, Paradiski, a playground with 435km of slopes to explore. The double-decker cable car, the Vanoise Express, takes four minutes to travel to the neighbouring ski area of Les Arcs.After a day on the slopes, relax in the integrated swimming pools, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. Residents can also enjoy complementary wellness and spa treatments at Residence Manaka.Laurent Hallez, UK Sales Manager at MGM French Properties said,“This outstanding development is right on the slopes, with unrivalled views across the valley. La Plagne is at an altitude of 2000m, making it very snow-sure. With ease of access to the whole of Paradiski, families can enjoy many years of exploring all the area has to offer. This is an exceptional opportunity for those looking for an Alpine retreat.”La Plagne is an attractive destination all year round. For those who enjoy the outdoors and mountains, a host of activities are available including, exploring mountain bike trails, hiking through the hills and a variety of water sports available during the summer season.
For the evening, La Plagne boasts a large selection of restaurants, serving traditional Savoyarde menus, the charming L’Atelier is a local favourite, whilst La Refuge and Chez Marie are popular spots for lunch.