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Grand Hotel des Alpes


Grand Hotel des Alpes, built in 1840, renowned as a symbol of savoy hospitlity, this is a four-star hotel of excellence. The hotel is situated in the centre of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, only a few steps away from the lift to Aguille du Midi and the red small train to the Mer de Glace. The hotel's location gives its guests the chance to appreciate the typical atmosphere of the town centre, as well as being within close reach of the many enchanting facilities and sights around.

Four-star hotel with ski-storage, 5 minutes walk from Aiguille du Midi cable car.

  • 30 Guest Bedrooms
  • Valet Parking - secured underground parking
  • Indoor Pool
  • Massage and Treatment Rooms
  • Sauna
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast Available
  • Coffee and Tea Available in Lobby
  • In-room child care
  • Airport Shuttle

This upscale, old-world hotel in the town centre is a 9-minute walk from Montenvers Mer de Glace train station, 3.9 km from Golf Club de Chamonix and 600 m from the Le Brévent ski lift. 

Plush, classic rooms with marble bathrooms and elegant wood-paneling feature flat-screens, minibars and free WIFI; some have balconies and views of Mont Blanc. Suites add whirlpool tubs and living rooms with pull-out sofas.

There's a spa with a hydrotherapy pool and a whirlpool, plus sauna, steam and massage rooms. Breakfast is served in an airy dining room , and there's a refined lounge. Extra perks with this hotel are après-ski snacks and ski-slope shuttle service.

By Car:

Your private transfer will drive you to the hotel, which is located in the heart of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc.

If you plan to fly to Geneva, the route to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc by car is relatively straight-forward, covering a distance of 88 km. Chamonix is located 80 km southeast of Geneva, Switzerland, and driving time from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Chamonix-Mont-Blanc is about one hour via the Autoroute Blanche (A40) motorway. There is a short stretch of Swiss autoroute before reaching the French autoroute. To use the Swiss autoroute system, a Swiss Vignette is required (CHF 40).

Alternatively, you can drive through the centre of Geneva. If you are fortunate, it may add no more than 20mins to your journey.

Upon arrival at Grand Hotel des Alpes if you have your own private vehicle you may use the hotel's secure private sheltered parking.

By Air:

Chamonix-Mont-Blanc can be serviced by a number of different airports:

Geneva Airport (GVA), Grenoble Isere (GNB), Chambery-Savoi (CMF), Lyon-Saint Exupery (LYS), Milan Malpensa (MXP), Milan Linate (LIN), Torino Caselle (TRN), Cuneo Levaldigi (CUF).