Chamonix-Mont-Blanc ski resort guide with hotels and attractions

Chamonix-Mont-Blanc is the ski resort in the French Alps whereChamonix Mont Blanc the real alpine skiing and winter sports happen every winter and spring. Chamonix is the legendary mountain resort of France where first class skiers, snowboarders and mountaineers meet to face the most extreme ski slopes, snowboarding pistes and the most adrenaline full mountain climbing spots. Chamonix was the host of the filming team of James Bond, where an extreme ski scene was recorded for the 007 "The World is not Enough" movie.

Chamonix is surrounded by extraordinary alpine environments which take you with your mind to the Himalayan landscapes. In the French Alps of Chamonix one can admire the serpent form of a glacier an its deep crevasses. Since the 18th century, Chamonix and the Mont-Blanc massive has been a summer holiday destination, developing into a winter holiday destination from 1903 on. In 1924 Chamonix hosted the first edition of the Winter Olimpics. In 1965, a tunnel has been built under the Mont-Blanc, linking Chamonix to Curmayeur in Italy. The tunnel crosses the rock massive right below the Aiguille du Midi peak.

Hotels in Chamonix Mont Blanc

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Beausoleil

Beausoleil

Hotel BeauSoleil Chamonix is situated in Le Lavancher, at 6 Km from Chamonix and 3 Km from Argentiere, at an altitude of 1250 m, in a sunny little valley at the foot of the Aiguilles…

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BestWestern Plus Excelsior

BestWestern Plus Excelsior

With its warm and family-style reception the hotel Excelsior Chamonix will provide you with an atmosphere of well-being and an unforgettable stay. With its architecture from the beginning…

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Gourmets Italy

Gourmets Italy

Operated for 105 years by the same family, charming Gourmets Italy Chamonix located just steps from the heart of town invites you to relish the placid atmosphere of Chamonix. Step…

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Auberge Beau Site

Auberge Beau Site

3 stars Hotel Auberge Beau Site consists of 18 spacious and comfortable rooms with views over the valley of Chamonix or Aiguillette des Houches. The rooms are beautifully decorated…

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Le Montana & Spa

Le Montana & Spa

Hotel Montana Chamonix is located in the heart of Chamonix Valley in Argentiere. During the winter, the cable car, located only 200 meters from the hotel, will take you to fabulous…

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L'Hermitage Hotels - Chalets de Tradition

L'Hermitage Hotels - Chalets de Tradition

Hotel Chalet Hermitage Paccard is located close to the centre of Chamonix, opposite the ski slopes and sports complex and offer mountain-style accommodation and a nice view of the…

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Grand Hotel des Alpes

Grand Hotel des Alpes

Situated in the centre of Chamonix, close to the Aiguille du Midi and the Mer de Glace, Grand Hotel Des Alpes gives its guests the opportunity to appreciate in any season the typical…

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Le Labrador

Le Labrador

Ideally situated in the Chamonix premier golf course, with breathtaking views throughout Mont Blanc, Aiguille du midi, Drus and also within 250 meters of the Flégère skilift with…

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Residences in Chamonix Mont Blanc


Chalet Blanche

Chalet Blanche

Chalet Blanche features: Large balconies over looking Mont Blanc All 8 bedrooms ensuite. Sleeps 16−18 people Spacious open plan lounge and tv area Open log fire Full UK sky package…

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Les Hauts de Chavants

Les Hauts de Chavants

The residence, lying at the foot of the Aiguille du Goûter, offers an imposing panoramic view. Its spacious and comfortable luxury apartments are divided between 8 chalets, whose…

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Pyrene

Pyrene

Our chalet is located in Argentiere, 7km from Chamonix, and a short walk from the Grands−Montets ski area. Chalet Pyrene is also walking distance from the beginner runs of Les…

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Attractions in Chamonix Mont Blanc

Les Houches

Les Houches ski area starts near the village of Les Houches and climbs up to 1900 m altitude. Plenty of drag-lifts and cable cars facilities and refuges

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Montenvers Museum

Montenvers Museum can be reached by train from Chamonix. This small museum is situated near the Mer de Glace glacier. The museum exhibits historical documents regarding Mer de Glace glacier in Mont-Blanc and the the construction…

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Le Domaine de Balme

Le Domaine de Balme skiing area is set in the heart of French Alps natural landscape. The ski slopes start from 2270 m altitude. cable Cars, Chairlifts, bar

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Le Brevent and La Flegere

Le Brevent and La Flegere ski areas are recommended for beginners, intermediate and expert skiers and snowboarders. Cable Cars, Chairlifts and ski slopes.

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