Black Diamond Lodge is located in Sainte Foy Station in the small hamlet of La Bataillette (The Battlefield). The centre of the station is 400M walk from Black Diamond and you can ski straight back to Black Diamond’s front door.
The entire commune of Sainte Foy Tarentaise covers over 11,000 hectares and spans a height difference of 2856m, from its lowest point at Viclaire at 890m to the summit of the Grande Sassière at 3746m. 100 hamlets make up the commune of Sainte Foy including Bonconseil (now called Sainte Foy Station), Plan Bois (at the top of the Grand Plan chairlift) and nearby Le Miroir (where you find the famous restaurant of Chez Marie).
Sainte Foy is popular for ski safaris as nearby resorts include Les Arcs, La Rosiere, Tignes and Val d’Isere.