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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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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La Croix Blanche

La Croix Blanche

The Croix−Blanche hotel was founded in 1793. The originality of the hotel's 35 rooms, furnished in simple regional style, resides in the general ambiance of tradition and history,…

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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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Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc

The 8 suites and 32 rooms of the hotel Best Mont Blanc from Chamonix have been designed and decorated with style and charm. All the rooms have satellite television, a safe and a mini-bar.…

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Oustalet

Oustalet

Hotel L'Oustalet is located at the foot of the Aiguille du Midi, right near the pedestrian center of town, and near the train station. L'Oustalet offers you 15 comfortable rooms and…

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Les Grands Montets

Les Grands Montets

Hotel les Grands Montets Chamonix - Argentière, near Chamonix. At the bottom of the legendary ski area, come and enjoy the cosy atmosphere of a real mountain style chalet, where most…

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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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Aiguille du Midi

Aiguille du Midi

Hotel de l'Aiguille du Midi, situated in the village of Bossons, 3 km away from Chamonix town centre is set in the middle of a large park facing the Mont Blanc peak and the Bossons…

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Residences in Chamonix Mont Blanc


Les Mazots

Les Mazots

Ideally positioned in the old, secluded quarter of Chamonix, Les Mazots is close to the heart of the town and the Brévent télépherique. The chalet is south facing with…

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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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Cristal d Argentiere

Cristal d Argentiere

The CRISTAL D'ARGENTIERE residence is situated in the resort centre, 300m from the Grand Montets cable car, 50m from the station and the shuttle buses to Chamonix. This elegant…

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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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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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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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Les Grands Montets

Les Grands Montets ski and snowboard area near Chamonix-Mont-Blanc and Chamonix Valley. Information about Skilifts, cable cars, mountain huts and restaurant

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