Hotel Les Grand Montets is one of the best 3-star hotels in the Chamonix Mont Blanc valley.
Just a 2 minute walk from the Grands Montets cable car, the
hotel offers easy access to one of Chamonix Mont Blanc's best ski
areas - the legendary Grands Montets.
Hotel Les Grands Montets was acquired by its present owners,
Stella and Alain Blanc-Paque, in 1999 since when it has been
continually improved year after year. A member of "Hotels et
Chalets de tradition" group, this excellent non-smoking hotel
offers good value bed & breakfast accommodation and attracts a
discerning clientele, mostly from France and England.
Cosy atmosphere and comfortable accommodation
The hotel's chalet-like exterior and tastefully refurbished
interior is constructed mostly from natural materials and blends
the ambiance of reclaimed old pine walls and timber ceilings with
old stone, traditional Alpine decor and alpine memorabilia finished
off with pretty soft furnishings. Guests can relax in the
impressive lounge area with its comfy sofas, chairs surrounding an
open wood burning fireplace or take a seat in the cosy residents
bar (open until 11pm).
Hotel Les Grands Montets has 45 bedrooms and 3 suites each of
which is individually styled and furnished in keeping with the
theme of this stylish and romantic mountain hideaway. All rooms
have modern en suite facilities, TV, mini bar and glass sliding
doors opening on to a private balcony. South facing rooms get the
most sun and enjoy views towards Mont Blanc - Europe's highest
After a hard day on the mountain guests can relax in the hotels
indoor swimming pool, outdoor hot tub, sauna, steam room or work
out in the gym. The swimming pool is open from 7:30am with other
facilities available from 4pm and until 8pm. There's also a massage
room and massages can be pre-booked at reception. Hotel Les Grands
Montets quiet lounge is a perfect place to chill out before dinner.
There's free Wi-Fi Internet access on the ground floor in the
lounge and in the bar which is open until 11pm.
Eating out in the Chamonix Valley
Hotel Les Grands Montets is a bed & breakfast hotel.
Continental breakfast is served between 7:30-10am in the ground
floor restaurant and children's dinners are available during school
holiday periods in winter, but adults eat out in the evening. There
are about a dozen restaurants and bars nearby in the village of
Argentière which is within 400-600m walking distance from the hotel
and plenty more restaurants to choose from in Chamonix, Les Praz
and Vallorcine. There are copies of restaurant menus in the hotel
and the staff on reception will be pleased to help you make a
booking and to offer recommendations.
Skiing and boarding in Chamonix Mont Blanc
There is excellent skiing and boarding locally on the Grands
Montets and the hotel's proximity to the Grands Montets cable car -
just a 250 metres level walk - means you can be in pole position to
lead the early morning rush. The hotel has its own ski room
including lockers and boot warming facilities. Ski passes are on
sale at the reception. There's plenty more skiing nearby at La
Tours, Le Brevant, La Flegère and Les Houches and Chamonix Mont
Blanc is legendary for off-piste including the renowned Vallée
Blanche - one of the most famous ski descents in the world - which
is a popular guided route later in the season. And it's just a 40
minute drive from Argentière via Mont Blanc Tunnel Courmayeur on
the Italian side of Mont Blanc which is also worth visiting if time
permits, but you'll need a car.
Getting to Hotel Les Grands Montets
Hotel Les Grands Montets is situated in the village of
Argentière, which is about a 10 minute drive from the centre of
Chamonix. It's approximately 1 hour and 15 minute drive from Geneva
airport and there are numerous transfer taxi companies and bus
services, which you can book online. Unless you prefer to travel by
taxi or public transport, it's worth renting a car which will be
convenient for exploring different ski areas along the valley and
visiting Chamonix at night. The hotel has outdoor and underground
car parking which can be pre-booked when you make your
Please contact us or visit our
website for details of special offers including early season
specials and short breaks (minimum 4 days).
Hotel Les Grands Montets - Chamonix
Hotel Les Grands Montets
Stella & Alain BLANC-PAQUE
340 Chemin des Arbérons, Argentière
Tel: +33 (0)4 50 54 06 66
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