Crans-Montana Ski Resort

Crans-Montana is an up market ski resort with wonderful panoramic views from the Matterhorn to Mont Blanc. The sunniest ski resort in Switzerland, Crans-Montana is an all year round resort with 140km of skiing, more than 150 shops and 70 restaurants, a championship 18-hole golf course and numerous popular events.

Crans-Montana has 140km of well groomed pistes, good off-piste and a wide range of other snowsports including cross-country skiing, ski touring, snowshoeing, ice-skating and curling. Around 50% of winter guests come to Crans-Montana for reasons other than skiing and boarding. That's because so many guests are property owners who come to enjoy the 63km of paths for walking (280km in summer), and to relax in the mountains amid stunning scenery, enjoy more than 150 shops and boutiques for retail therapy and choose from over 70 restaurants for dining out among friends. There's also a casino and a cinema.

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Crans Montana Statistics

  • CountrySwitzerland
  • StateValais
  • Base1,500 metres
  • Summit3,000 metres
  • Vertical1,500 metres
  • Ski area140 km
  • Beginner40 km
  • Intermediate80 km
  • Advanced20 km
  • Longest run12 km
  • Number of ski lifts26 
  • Cable cars
  • Funiculars
  • Gondolas
  • Chairlifts
  • Surface lifts14 
  • Riders per hour36,520 
  • Day lift passSfr 63
  • 6 day lift passSfr 279

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Recommended Hotels in Crans-Montana

  • Hotel Guarda Golf Crans-Montana

    Hotel Guarda Golf

    The 5-star Guarda Golf Hotel near the centre of Crans Montana enjoys access to two high-end golf courses and provides guests with limousine transport.

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  • Hotel Royal Crans-Montana

    Hotel Royal

    The 5-star Hotel Royal in Crans Montana offers comfort, fine dining and outstanding spa facilities, all in a conveniently central location near the local cable car.

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    Crans Ambassador

    The 5-star Hotel Crans Ambassador offers luxury in its plush rooms, well-equipped spa and cosy restaurant, all in a prime central location in Crans Montana.

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  • Hostellerie du Pas du Lours Crans-Montana

    Hostellerie du Pas du Lours

    The 5-star Hostellerie du Pas de L’Ours in Crans Montana provides comfort, gourmet dining and a wide range of spa facilities, all in a convenient location.

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  • Hotel Art-de-Vivre Crans-Montana

    Hotel Art-de-Vivre

    The 4-star Hotel Art de Vivre is in a convenient location in the centre of Crans Montana, offering modern comforts, fine dining and numerous spa facilities.

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  • Hotel Etrier Crans-Montana

    Hotel Etrier

    The 4-star Hotel Etrier offers comfort, fine regional cuisine and excellent spa facilities, all in a convenient location in the centre of Crans Montana.

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  • Hotel de la Foret Crans-Montana

    Hotel de la Foret

    The 3-star Hotel de la Foret is located just outside of central Crans Montana in a peaceful mountain setting, offering comfort, traditional cuisine and ski-to-door access.

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  • Hotel Le Green Crans-Montana

    Hotel Le Green Crans-Montana

    The 3-star Hotel Le Green in Crans Montana offers comfort, a bright atmosphere and close proximity to the local lifts and restaurants, in a prime location.

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  • Chalet du Chef Ski Golf Crans-Montana

    Chalet du Chef Ski et Golf

    Chalet du Chef Ski et Golf offers 5-star luxury comfort in a peaceful location in Crans Montana, featuring private spa facilities, ski-to-door access, and 4 ensuite bedrooms.

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  • Crans Luxury Lodges Crans-Montana

    Crans Luxury Lodges

    Chalet Vieux Bisse offers 5-star comfort and convenience, features a private spa and direct access to the slopes, just minutes from the centre of Crans Montana.

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