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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Vallée Blanche

Vallée Blanche

Hotel Vallee Blanche is a family−run hotel, situated in the center of Chamonix Mont Blanc, with a warm and friendly atmosphere. The hotel is an old mill dating from the 18th century…

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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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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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Mercure Chamonix Centre

Mercure Chamonix Centre

Hotel Mercure Chamonix Centre is located at the foot of the famous mountains Mont Blanc and Aiguille du Midi, right in the heart of the ski town of Chamonix and only a few steps from…

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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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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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Slalom

Slalom

If superb service and truly gorgeous rooms, set amongst the spectacular, inspirational and challenging environment of the Chamonix Valley, appeal then a stay at the Hotel Slalom, in…

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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


Hapimag

Hapimag

The Residence offers 119 fully renovated apartments, in a relaxant and pleasant environment and a large number of services and facilities including restaurant with terrace.

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Beauregard

Beauregard

One of the first chalets to be built in 'quartier' La Mollard, it strikes the naked eye by its architectural design. The beautifully flowered garden is an irresistable invitation…

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L alpenrose

L alpenrose

Located at only 15 minutes on foot from the city center, 10 minutes from the Aiguille du Midi cable car station. L'alpenrose has ROOM for 2 persons, room for 4 persons, dormitry…

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Attractions in Chamonix Mont Blanc

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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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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The Alpine Museum of Chamonix

The Alpine Museum of Chamonix exhibits an accurate and very interesting history of Chamonix Valley. The Museum exhibits numerous geologic pieces linked to the history of the valley and its early inhabitants.

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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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