This charmingly decorated boutique hotel has now achieved its 4th star, to make it one of only a handful of Morzine hotels with this accolade. It has a large garden with a heated swimming pool (open in summer and winter seasons), children's play area and trampoline (summer only) and has all the charm of a warm family chalet.
All the family bedrooms come with a kitchenette equipped with oven, hot-plates, dishwasher, sink and fridge. There are also mini-single, single, duplex rooms, luxury rooms (Pleney) and suites. Children's rooms are also available, which can be used for 2 children with their own bathroom. All rooms (except Zore, mini-single and children rooms) have balconies overlooking the swimming pool or the village.
Take breakfast on the balcony or enjoy a buffet breakfast in the lounge. At dinner, there is a children's "Table d'hôte" where they can dine together and a separate games room where they can let off steam. For the adults it's DIY dinners as the facilities in the room make it easy to go self-catered, or, 3 times a week, they offer a "Table d'hôte" for adults, so you can have a set menu at the hotel. As the hotel is in the centre of the village, there are also numerous options to dine in the different restaurants that Morzine has to offer.
There's a sauna and a massage area where you can relax and enjoy various beauty treatments. You're also able to book swimming lessons (in summer only) in the outdoor pool.
The location of the hotel is ideal if you're looking for easy access to the Portes du Soleil and Morzine-Les Gets area, plus it's practically at the bottom of the Pleney pistes in the centre of Morzine too.
There's so much on offer for summer and winter visits, you'll soon be booking your next trip!
The hotel is located very close to the bottom of the Pleney pistes, making it very easy to access Morzine-Les Gets area and the rest of the Portes du Soleil. In 2015 they totally refurbished the ground floor adding a new fireplace and furnishing the lounge and dining area with colourful, modern furniture and lighting.
There is an outdoor pool which is open in summer and winter, set in large gardens. It's heated to 29 degrees.
There is a lounge bar on the ground floor of the hotel where you can relax by the fireside in winter. They offer carefully selected wines and a range of Mont Blanc artisanal beers to choose from as well as cocktails, fruit juices and sodas. Or for the non-drinkers there's a great range of teas available too.
There is no restaurant but you can dine at the hotel! Enjoy your breakfast either in your room or a buffet breakfast (homemade jam, cheeses, ham and bacon, different kinds of bread...) in the lounge area. Children can eat together at the children's table. Three times a week, there is a ‘Table d’Hote’ for the adults, so that they can enjoy a set menu at the hotel. During high season period and summer they serve a “plat du jour” at lunchtime, this is available in the garden or inside. In fact, at La Bergerie, it’s like a family or friends home: it’s not a restaurant but you can eat!
Families & Kids
Children are welcome at the hotel, and they have a games room to play in as well as separate dining facilities. Children under 12 years old can stay in their parents’ room for free.
Also see: Childcare in Morzine, France
You’ll need to book your own transfers, when staying here. Your main options are shared or private transfers, but consider whether you would prefer a door-to-door service or a (generally cheaper) “communal” drop-off point at your destination.
Also see: Transfers to Morzine, France
You’ll need to organise your own bike hire when staying here. Things to consider are the type of bike you want to rent such as road, mountain, hard trail and/or an electric bike; and whether you’ll need helmets and protective clothing with your rental. You’re best off choosing a shop that is close to your accommodation for ease of access, and making it quicker to return the bike and pay at the end. Some companies may also deliver so it’s worth looking at all the options.
Also see: Cycle Hire in Morzine, France
You’ll need to book your own ski hire, when staying here. There are many choices for hiring equipment. Generally, you’re best off choosing somewhere close for ease of access, & less far to carry your kit, easier to make changes, and quicker to return and pay at the end. Nevertheless, many suppliers will deliver and some snow-front rental stores offer ski lockers, so it’s worth checking out all the options.
Also see: Ski Hire in Morzine, France
Lifts & Passes
You’ll need to buy your own lift pass, when staying here. Lift passes can be booked online or bought in resort on arrival. There are many types of pass available, suited to different levels, length of stay and budget. It’s worth reading up on the options to get the most from your lift pass in summer & winter.
Also see: Ski Pass Options in Morzine, France
Instructors & Lessons
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own ski or snowboard lessons. Tuition is strongly recommended for complete beginners and is always a good idea whatever your level to perfect your technique. Group lessons are a great way for children to learn with their peers whilst giving you some free time on the slopes. Groups are also a generally cheaper option for adults, however, with a private instructor you’ll have undivided attention and be able to progress at your own pace.
Also see: Ski Schools in Morzine, France
Guides & Tours
When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Morzine whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.
Also see: Guides & Tours in Morzine, France
- "It is a fantastic location in the town within 3 minutes walk from La Pleney telecabin lift. The staff are so helpful and kind and the hotel is clean and tidy. I very rarely say this but we would definitely go back!" - Trip Advisor
- "The room was spacious and with a lovely wooden paneling on the walls. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful. They have created a very welcoming atmosphere for guests and families." - Trip Advisor
- "Wonderful Chalet Hotel So friendly” - Trip Advisor
The town of Morzine is located to the east of Geneva, close to the French-Swiss border in the Haute Savoie region of the Rhone-Alpes. Geneva airport is just one hour and 15 minutes of driving from the town on the E25 motorway. The town is 1000m above sea level and surrounding ski resorts benefit from the micro-climate of Mont Blanc.
A vast array of restaurants are available in Morzine to suit all tastes and budgets. For special evenings enjoy up to eight courses of exquisite cuisine, or try one of the tasty and varied menus of fine French food, with hearty meats and fresh fish. There are several restaurants offering the traditional Savoie fare of fondue, raclette and tartiflette, or after a day in the mountains a plate of fish and chips might be the comfort food you're after. It's a toss up for the best coffee and baked treat in town with so many cafe's to choose from you are spoilt for choice.
Also see: Restaurants in Morzine, France
There are many beautiful views to see if you can get into the mountains on foot or even by the lifts. Take the road along the Vallee de la Manche for ten minutes and find yourself at the Lac des Mines d'Or, set between rocky crags and grassy meadows. The thundering Cascade de Nyon is worth a look if rainfall has been high, or take a walk in the Dereche forest in the heart of Morzine itself.
Things to Do Nearby
Morzine is located centrally in the Portes du Soleil which allows for access to all of the activities available on both the Morzine-Les Gets and Avoriaz sides. From skiing, snowboarding, ski touring, and snowshoeing in winter, to downhill and cross country biking, road cycling and hiking in summer, Morzine is a gateway to mountain sports. Opportunities to try thrilling activities like paragliding, canyoning and speed riding are also available, whilst children will delight in the vast array of activities on offer for them too, such as horse riding, swimming and tennis.
Also see: Things To Do in Morzine, France
Head up to Avoriaz if you fancy a spot of golf whilst you're staying Morzine. The Avoriaz golf course spreads out across the plateau with magnificent panoramic views towards Morzine and the surrounding peaks. There are nine holes, sheltered from the elements by tall fir trees and bordered with wild flowers. Lessons are available from the golf academy and clubs are available for hire. Les Gets 18 hole Golf course will give you the opportunity to drive in front of Mont-Blanc. Morzine is the perfect location in the middle of these two courses. Do not forget that Morzine is only a 40 minute drive from the wonderful Evian Golf Club, the host of the ladies PGA major every year!
Also see: Golf Courses in Morzine, France
Morzine offers many ski options with access to Avoriaz or into Morzine resort. The modern Pleney lift is located centrally and takes just seven minutes to whisk you away to the Narnia of Morzine and Les Gets. Alternatively you can take the Nyon telecabine, which is a five minute drive from Morzine centre. The Super Morzine gondola takes skiers and snowboarders up the opposite side of the valley and gives you access to Avoriaz, Chatel and beyond with links into Switzerland.
Also see: Ski Areas in Morzine, France
At the height of the season in summer and winter you can expect the bars and clubs to be full of party seeking seasonaires and holiday makers. Between three clubs in town, nights out can last into the early hours of the morning. For a more civilised affair, check out the microbrewery, bars and sunny pub terraces. Most of the bars and clubs are located within walking distance of the town centre.
Also see: Bars in Morzine, France
The hotel will do their utmost to ensure that your room is ready as quickly as possible when you arrive. As a rule, however, rooms are available from 4pm. If you have a late arrival time (after 11pm), please let them know so they can make arrangements for when you get here.
Please vacate your room before 11am on your departure date. It may be possible to keep your room until 3pm, depending on availability and exclusively upon request. Surcharge: €50.
If you are travelling by car from Geneva, take the E712 at Etrembieres (France) and come off at the A411. Continue on the A40 to the Avenue des Lacs/D304 in Scionzier. Continue along the D902B to Cluses then follow signs for the D902 and the D338 to Morzine. Follow the D338 and turn into the Route du Telepherique road in Morzine. The nearest train station is at Cluses around 30km away.
Also see: Maps of Morzine, France
The hotel is open from late June to the beginning of September for the summer season, and from the 3rd week in December to the 3rd week in April for winter. Please enquire directly with them for specific dates and availability.
Star Rating: 4 Star
Property Style: Central Hotel | Hotel
Special Breaks: Spa Breaks
Vibe / Atmosphere: Chic | Family-friendly
Catering: Breakfast | Dinner | Lunch
Access: Children welcome | Family rooms
Room: Balcony | Central-heating | Open fire
Entertainment: Restaurant | Drinks bar | DVD Player | Games available | Table tennis | Table football
Kitchen/Laundry: Cooker / Oven | Dishwasher | Fridge | Microwave | Tea / Coffee Maker
Outdoor: Garden - Shared | Terrace
Spa & Fitness: Beauty Treatments | Massage / Relaxation | Sauna | Pool (outdoor)
View: Mountain view | Pool view
Open Seasons: Spring | Summer | Winter
Address: 103 Route de la Telepherique | Morzine | 74110