Situated on the sunny side of Morzine, 400m from the resort centre and the lifts, the Dahu offers a warm wooden interior and the confort of a large mountain chalet. In the garden you have a large heated swimming pool with a panoramic view over the mountains.
Each of the rooms has it's own unique style and character and As well as a balcony, the bedrooms are equipped with satellite flat screen televisions. They also all have ensuite bathrooms, with a bath, shower, hair-dryer and free toiletries.
The hotel includes a spa and relaxation area which is the perfect place to unwind after a active day on the mountain. It includes a pool, hammam and sauna. Beauty treatments and massages are also available.
During the summer months you may want to explore the mountains with a local guide. The hotel works closely with the Maison de la Montagne de Morzine who lead groups rock climbing and on via ferrata as well as a host of other activities and training courses up on the mountain.
There's a whole host of summer activities on offer in Morzine; Mountain biking, via ferrata, golf, motorbiking, paragliding, rafting and canyoning to name a few. All you have to do is decide how active you want to be...
In this large indoor heated swimming pool (28 degrees) you can enjoy the mountain views through the large floor to ceiling picture windows that surround the pool on 3 sides. To the side there are a number of sun loungers were you can relax after your refreshing swim.
The comfortable lounge bar offers a range of drinks as well as finger food by a roaring fire or on the terrace in the summer.
The hotel has a fantastic in house restaurant 'Le Petit D' which serves a brilliant buffet breakfast (included in the rate) with a variety of local produce. It is open for dinner in the evenings, offering local specialities such as fondue etc during the winter months and a gourmet modern French cuisine in the summer.
Families & Kids
You’ll need to book your own childcare, when staying here. There is a great choice of childcare options in Morzine from full-time nanny services to the odd night of babysitting. In addition, during the winter season, many of the ski-schools operate creche services. Booking in advance is always recommended and strongly advised for the school holiday periods.
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
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
- "The hotel is a wonderfully run hotel. It is a real pleasure to find that wonderful mix of great service, efficiency, comfort, hospitality and superb food." - Trip Advisor
- "The hotel is well positioned and the staff are very friendly and helpful. There is a lovely lounge and bar area as well as wonderful views over the valley. I will certainly stay again." - Trip Advisor
- "After a week's skiing holiday it is very difficult to find something to complain about here. From you step in to you step out you feel extremely comfortable and warmly welcome. Staff always interested in helping you - and always with a smile. Location might not be 100% optimal in relation to the lifts, but that is more than compensated through an extremely well functioning free shuttle service. If and when we are going to Morzine again our choice of hotel is easy - it will be Le Dahu." - Trip Advisor
- "We loved this hotel, a warm welcome, great room, comfy bed, amazing cocktails, log fire in the bar, beautiful views of Morzine at night, and delicious breakfast. Simply can't fault it. Short walk across the pretty bridge to the town of Morzine for a night out although, a night at the Dahu would be fab too. We will definitely be back." - Trip Advisor
The town of Morzine nestles in the valley amongst rolling mountains, forests and alpine meadows. The town is made up of a pleasing mix of traditional decorative buildings, cleverly converted barns and new chalets in keeping with the Haute Savoie style. The bustling town centre is home to sports shops, boutiques, restaurants and cafés alongside the book shop, hardware store and bakeries that remind you the town is a working community as well as a tourist destination.
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 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.
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
Star Rating: 4 Star
Property Style: Hotel
Special Breaks: Ski Short-stays | Spa Breaks
Vibe / Atmosphere: Traditional
Bookings For: Lift Passes | Transfers
Catering: Breakfast | Flexible catering options
Cleaning: Laundry Service
Access: Lift / Elevator | Pets welcome
Room: Balcony | Hair dryer | Open fire | Safe / Secure box | Ski / Boot Room | Telephone
Car-parking: Free parking
Entertainment: Restaurant | Drinks bar | Free WiFi | Games available | Piano | Pool table | Satellite TV
Kitchen/Laundry: Iron & Board
Spa & Fitness: Beauty Treatments | Hammam / Steam-room | Hot-Tub / Jacuzzi | Massage / Relaxation | Sauna | Pool (indoor) | Pool (outdoor)
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Summer | Winter
Address: 293c Chemin du Mas Metout | Morzine | 74110