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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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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Boutique Le Morgane

Boutique Le Morgane

The four-star Boutique Hotel Le Morgane Chamonix successfully combines the sophistication expected of a hotel with this grading and the resolutely sporting nature of Chamonix. Located…

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Les Balcons Du Savoy

Les Balcons Du Savoy

The Residential Hotel "Les Balcons du Savoy" is situated just opposite the ski-school assembly point, and in front of the Savoy ski lift which serves the Brévent-Flégère ski runs.…

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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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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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Mercure Chamonix Les Bossons

Mercure Chamonix Les Bossons

The Mercure Chamonix les Bossons welcomes you to its completely renovated premises. 89 airconditioned rooms, a restaurant, Cote Glacier, featuring traditional cuisine, a bar, La Jonction,…

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Arve

Arve

Hôtel de l'Arve Chamonix offer a confortable family atmosphere, quiet and calm even though we are in the center of Chamonix with the shops and the ski lifts so close. Hôtel de l'Arve…

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Residences in Chamonix Mont Blanc


Auberge la Boerne

Auberge la Boerne

Friendly accommodation in a typical alpine chalet 'La Boerne' (The building dates from the 18th C). ACCOMMODATION: 33 beds in bedrooms Dining rooms, corner kitchen, showers…

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Ciel et Logis

Ciel et Logis

The apartments are all different but they all share the fundamental qualities required of a holiday home. Space is well adapted for holiday enjoyment : a large living−room opening…

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Le Vagabond

Le Vagabond

Le VAGABOND as the famous, friendly, relaxed and atmospheric 150−year old oak−beamed, stone−built hostelry. Presenting carefully preserved character and traditional…

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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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The Montagnard Museum of Les Houches

Museum is situated in Les Houches, on Chamonix Valley. The museum is hosted by an old house dating 1750 and exhibits themes related to mountain life style, the reconstruction of the rooms using traditional dwelling techniques…

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