Chamonix is truly different from any other ski resort in the world. Anyone who has learned the basics on the rolling pastures of the Austrian Tyrol or in the purpose-built "ski factories" of the French Tarentaise is in for a shock. This is high Alpine territory in what is still acknowledged as the climbing and extreme skiing capital of the world.
Altitude:1035m - 3482m
At the heart of a mountain hamlet, 14 chalets offer comfort and elegance. There is a panoramic bar and a restaurant with Italian overtones, a spa and two meeting rooms. This private village offers all the charm of a mountain village coupled with contemporary style.
Chalet Amazon Creek sleeps up to ten guests in five stunning bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. The flagship chalet boasts vast living areas, a cinema room and a fully equipped luxury spa with hamman steam room, sauna, sunken jacuzzi and outdoor hot tub.
This beautiful new Chalet Valhalla is set in one of the best areas, close to the centre of Chamonix. Skiers can virtually ski to the door from the end of the Vallee Blanche. It offers an inspired mix of Savoyarde tradition and modern comfort.
One of the original Hotels of Chamonix,The Grand Hotel des Alpes has been transformed into a luxurious alpine style hotel.
Family-run for three generations,the Hotel le Hameau Albert 1 in Chamonix offers the very highest standards of hospitality to a clientele that return year after year.
Built in a mountain-style with fine wooden decor, the Le Morgane offers cosy atmosphere and comfort.
The Hotel Les Aiglons was refurbished and renovated in 2008. This lovely Best Western hotel is situated close to the Aiguille du Midi cable car. It is a very laid back hotel offering excellent facilities.
Newly refurbished for the Summer of 2012.The Mont Blanc is a spacious and elegant hotel in the heart of Chamonix with friendly and efficient service.
The Villa Terrier chalet combines convenience and comfort with breathtaking views of Mont Blanc and the Chamonix needles. It is an experience in luxury and relaxation, an excellent base from which to enjoy Chamonix.
The Hotel Prieure is another popular three-star hotel near the centre of Chamonix. All its 91 rooms are spacious and well furnished.
The Hotel Vallee Blanche is a family-run hotel with a warm and friendly atmosphere. The hotel is an old mill dating from the 18th century and is located on the banks of the Arve River.
The Park Hotel Suisse has an ideal location, just off the main pedestrian zone of Chamonix and only a ten-minute walk from the Brevent lift. Ski bus for access to other ski areas is also opposite the hotel.
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