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Airlines

British Airways


British Airways
Britain's best known airline- Flying to all nearby airports including Geneva, Milan, Turin and Lyon from hundreds of cities worldwide.|

British Airways
La compagnie aérienne la plus connue de la Grande Bretagne
Les vols vers tous les aéroports à proximité, y compris Genève, Milan, Turin et Lyon, depuis des centaines de villes du monde.
Easyjet

EasyJet
Europe's largest low cost airline
Flights to Geneva, Lyon, Turin and Milan from many European destinations|
EasyJet
La plus importante des compagnies aériennes à bas prix en Europe
Vols vers Genève, Lyon, Turin et Milan depuis de nombreuses destinations européennes.
FlyBe

FlyBe
Low cost airline
From: Birmingham, Exeter, Norwich, Southampton
To: Geneva|
FlyBe
Compagnie aérienne à bas prix
Départ de: Birmingham, Exeter, Norwich, Southampton
Arrivée à: Genève
Jet2

Jet2
Low cost airline From: Manchester
To: Geneva|
Jet2
Compagnie aerienne à bas prix
Départ de: Manchester
Arrivée à: Genève
Ryan Air

Ryan Air
Low cost airline
From: London, Dublin
To: Turin|
Ryan Air
Compagnie aérienne à bas prix
Depart de: Londres, Dublin
Arrivee à: Turin
Ski Flights

Sky Flights
Independent UK flight specialists
From: Gatwick, Birmingham, Stansted, Bristol, Edinburgh
To: Geneva, Lyon, Chambery|
Sky Flights
Spécialiste indépendant pour les vols depuis le Royaume-Uni
Départ de: Gatwick, Birmingham, Stansted, Bristol, Edimbourg
Arrivée à: Genève, Lyon, Chambéry
 

Airport Transfers

Car Rentals

Car Rentals
Car rental from Geneva airport and elsewhere
Find the cheapest car rental deals using www.carrentals.co.uk|
Car Rentals
Location des voitures de l’aéroport de Genève et d'ailleurs
Trouver la location de voitures la moins chère, utilisant www.carrentals.co.uk
Crown Executive Cars

Crown Executive Cars
Airport transfer service
Luxury chauffeur driven Mercedes Benz service for airport transfers, corporate business travel, private holiday transfers and long distance vehicle hire.
Haute Pursuit Transfers

Haute Pursuit
Airport transfer service
Private or shared transfers from Geneva airport.
Also provide concierge services in resort.|
Haute Pursuit
Service des transferts depuis les aéroports
Spécialiste en transferts privés et partagés depuis l’aéroport de Genève
Offrant aussi un service de conciergerie en ville.
Mountain Rideshare

Mountain Rideshare
Car-sharing service
Share a ride to the mountains or back to the airport.|
Mountain Rideshare
Service d'auto partage
Partager le trajet en voiture avec d'autres personnes vers la station ou pour aller à l’aéroport.
 

Weather

Chamonix Meteo

Chamonix Meteo
5 day weather forecast-Includes general synopsis and predictions for weather in the Chamonix Valley.|
Chamonix Meteo
Prévisions météo à 5 jours
Comprenant un synopsis général et les prévisions pour le meteo dans le vallée du Chamonix.
Meteo France

French weather service
Specific weather patterns and forecasts for the Chamonix Valley (in french but easily understandable).|
Prévision Météo
Conditions météorologiques et prévisions pour la vallée de Chamonix.
Snow conditions

Chamonet Snow conditions
Up to date snow reports from the locals in the Chamonix Valley.
Includes current snow depths and last snowfalls.|
Chamonet Bulletins d'enneigement
Bulletins d'enneigement tenus à jour, communiqués par les experts de la vallée de Chamonix.
Incluant les profondeurs de neige mis à jour et les dernières chutes de neige.
 

Ski Hire

Cham Sports (Twinner)

ChamSports (Twinner)
ChamSports a Twinner partner have 3 shops in central Chamonix for all your equipment hire needs.|
ChamSports (Twinner)
Il y a 3 magasins ChamSports, une partnaire du Twinner, dans le centre de Chamonix pour tous vos besoins de location d'équipement de ski.
Hurycana

Hurycana (Twinner)
Perfectly placed on the main road to Argentiere and the Grands Montets ski area Hurycana has a wide range of skis for all conditions but particularly powder skiing and cross country. The shop is also situated next to the cross country pistes of Argentiere and has plenty of parking, making it very accessible.|
Hurycana (Twinner)
Parfaitement placé sur la route principale de Argentière et le domaine skiable des Grands Montets Hurycana dispose d'un large choix de skis pour toutes les conditions, mais surtout le ski de poudre et de cross-country. La boutique est également située à proximité des pistes de ski de fond de l'Argentière et a beaucoup de parking, ce qui rend très accessible.
Local CHX

Local Chamonix
VOUCHER A unique ski and snowboard rental shop based in the Chamonix valley. Our team is made up of passionate skiers and snowboarders with one aim, to provide the highest standard of equipment to our clients through the most efficient service system possible.|
Local Chamonix
Un magasin unique de location de ski et snowboards dans la vallée de Chamonix. Notre équipe est composée de skieurs et snowboarders passionnés avec un seul objectif, de offrir le plus haut niveau d'équipement à nos clients par un système de service le plus efficace possible
Sanglard

Sanglard
Sanglard has been in Chamonix since 1924 and are continually been improving their service and equipment to suit the needs of their clients. Nicolas and the Sanglard team excel in all aspects of ski sales and rentals. You have a choice of 2 stores, one in Chamonix with private parking, and the other just above the Grand Montets cable car in Argentiere.|
Sanglard
Sanglard ont été à Chamonix depuis 1924 et ils sont toujours entrain d’améliorer leur service et leur équipement pour répondre aux besoins de leurs clients. Nicolas et l'équipe Sanglard sont fantastiques dans tous les aspects de la vente et de la location de ski. Vous avez le choix entre 2 magasins, l'un à Chamonix avec parking privé, et l'autre juste au-dessus du câble de Grand-Montets à Argentière.
Ski Loc

Ski Loc
Ski Loc is one of the 1st Ski and Snowboard hire shop that you pass in Chamonix. It is located in Chamonix Sud about 250m away from the Aiguille du Midi Station which takes you to the top of the Vallee Blanche. It has access directly opposite the main bus stop in Chamonix and has internal access for all residents and guests of Chamois Blanc.|
Ski Loc
Ski Loc est l'un des 1er magasin de location de ski que vous trouverez à Chamonix. Il est situé à Chamonix Sud environ 250 mètres de la station de l’Aiguille du Midi qui vous emmène au sommet de la Vallée Blanche. Il dispose d'un accès directement en face de l'arrêt de bus principal à Chamonix et dispose d'un accès interne pour tous les résidents et les vacanciers qui séjournent dans les Chamois Blanc
 

Ski/Guiding

Chamonix Ski Guide

Chamonix Ski Guide
Ski Guiding throughout the Chamonix Valley
Chamonix Ski Guide - Yan Raulet is a high mountain guide (IFMGA and UIAGM) with 20 years of professionnal experience in Chamonix Valley. Whether you are looking to do the world famous Vallee Blanche or climbing Mont-Blanc he is the perfect guide for you.|
Chamonix Guide du Ski
Service des guides de haute montagne dans toute la vallée de Chamonix
Guide de Haute Montagne de Chamonix - Yan Raulet est guide de haute montagne (IFMGA and UIAGM) expérimenté depuis 20 ans dans la vallée de Chamonix. Si vous souhaitez skier la Vallée Blanche, mondialement connue, ou atteindre le sommet du Mont Blanc, il est le guide parfait.
World Wide Guiding

World Wide Guiding
Sébastien Rougegré and his expert team of guides can find the best ski or snowboard runs on both the French and Italian sides of Mont Blanc or Switzerland.|
World Wide Guiding
Sébastien Rougegré et son équipe experte de guides peuvent vous trouvez les meilleurs descentes de ski et de snowboard du côté Française et du côté Italienne du Mont Blanc ou en Suisse.
 

Resort Information

Chamonet

Chamonet
Further information about Chamonix and the Chamonix Valley
Includes FAQs, News, Restaurants, Bars, Nightlife etc|
Chamonet
Information supplémentaire concernant Chamonix et la vallée de Chamonix
Incluant les Questions Fréquentes, Les Actualités, Les Restaurants, Les Bars, la Vie Nocturne etc.
Mountain Lifestyle

Mountain Lifestyle
Mountain Lifestyle are our in-resort partners, and are responsible for the majority of our guests during their stay. They can help organise anything you wish, including ski passes, lessons, guiding, private chefs and all summer activities. .|
Mountain Lifestyle
Office de Haute Montagne

Office de Haute Montagne
Information of particular relevance for the more adventurous...|
Office de Haute Montagne
Snow Carbon

Snow Carbon
Rail travel from the UK
Information, prices and timetables for train travel from the UK.|
Snow Carbon
Voyage en train depuis le Royaume-Uni
Information, tarifs et horaires pour les voyages en train depuis le Royaume-Uni.
 

Restaurants and Bars

Alan Peru

Alan Peru
Av de l’Aiguille du Midi, Tel 04 50 53 16 04: Chamonix’s international fusion food hub. Mixing Savoyard with a touch of Eastern mysticism, Alan Peru has hit the spot with this one. The place to head if the fondue, raclete, steak frites thing is getting a little too much. We have been on a number of occasions and have never been disappointed.|
Alan Peru
Av de l’Aiguille du Midi, Tel 04 50 53 16 04
Albert 1er

Albert 1er
Route du Bouchet: Tel 04 50 53 05 09: Situated in the grounds of the Albert 1er Hotel, just a 2 min walk from the town square is Chamonix’s very own Michelin starred restaurant, which speaks for itself. Amazing food and some good value menus that will not require a re-mortgage. Relaxed atmosphere and none of the pomposity of many of the restaurants of this calibre.|
Albert 1er
Route du Bouchet: Tel 04 50 53 05 09:
Bar'd Up

Bar'd Up
Rue des Moulins: Sky TV. A don't miss! Also ranked #8 of 71 things to do in Chamonix by Lonely Planet travellers. Snowboarder fave with themed parties, big-screen sports and cheapish drinks..|
Bar'd Up
Rue des Moulins:
Casa Valerio

Casa Valerio
Rue Du Lyret, Tel 04 50 55 93 40: Chamonix’s own Italian, this close to the boarder you would expect nothing less than some of the best Italian around, and 'Casa’ as it’s known to the locals does not disappoint. Great pizzas and wine, friendly unobtrusive staff and those little bread sticks! Yes! Highly Recommended. Mention Mountain Lifestyle when booking and we may be able to offer discounts in the future!|
Casa Valerio
Rue Du Lyret, Tel 04 50 55 93 40:
Chambre Neuf

Chambre Neuf
Avenue Michel Croz: Opposite the station this is Scandinavian owned and best apres-ski in town as it often has live bands in the early evening. Mad busy in the winter from 4.30 to 7pm, then more relaxed until later when the 2 for 1 cocktails appear.|
Chambre Neuf
Avenue Michel Croz:
Elevation 1904

Elevation 1904
Av. Michel Croz: Opposite the station and recently taken over by French owners, Elevation has nonetheless always had a local feel. Renowned for good value breakfasts and lunches (egg and sausage baguettes,,…), it’s also very popular at night and particularly Wednesdays for Ladies night..|
Elevation 1904
Av. Michel Croz
L'Impossible

L'Impossible
9 Chemin du Cry, Tel 04 50 53 20 36: Located in an old family farmhouse in 1754, L'Impossible offer a kitchen with natural organic ingredients in accordance with the seasons. You will find meat and fish of the Italian gastronomic tradition, and also a great choice for vegetarians and gluten or lactose intolerant.|
L'Impossible
9 Chemin du Cry, Tel 04 50 53 20 36:
La Cabane

La Cabane des Praz
Les Praz, Route du Golf, Tel 04 50 53 23 27: Amazing log cabin style restaurant out by the golf course. Warm and homely in winter, cool and relaxing in summer, La Cabane is a great place to unwind after 18 holes or an amazing place for that special dinner occasion. Recommend booking.|
La Cabane des Praz
Les Praz, Route du Golf, Tel 04 50 53 23 27:
La Flambée

La Flambée
232 Av Michel Croz, Tel 04 50 54 12 96: An atmospheric restaurant sure to get you in the savoyarde mood. Delicious traditional french cuisine and space for all the family!|
La Flambée
32 Av Michel Croz, Tel 04 50 54 12 96: Une ambiance cosy, décors aux airs d'autrefois, plats revisités (pizzas, déclinaison de hamburgers, poissons, viandes grillées, plats de tradition Savoyarde...).
Le Chaudron


Le Chaudron
Rue des Moulins, Tel 04 50 53 40 34: Cozy little restaurant on one of the most popular streets in town. Tasty food and a perfect place for a candle lit dinner.|

Le Chaudron
Rue des Moulins, Tel 04 50 53 40 34:
Le Lapin Agile

Le Lapin Agile
Rue Whymper, Tel 04 50 53 33 25: Cafe and Restaurant just off the main square. Wines from all over the world and real Italian coffee. They serve free nibbles with drinks every evening and light, simple, inexpensive meals. The agile Rabbit is a Mountain Lifestyle favourite. Mention Mountain Lifestyle for a free smile!|
Le Lapin Agile
Rue Whymper, Tel 04 50 53 33 25:
Les Caves

Les Caves
Rue des Moulins: The chic new addition to Chamonix's night life, a great spot to while away an evening, with DJs providing the music and ambience and a large water mill adding to the decor.|
Les Caves
Rue des Moulins
MBC

MBC
Route de Bouchet, Tel 04 50 53 61 59: Great burgers and Beer! Chamonix’s very own micro brewery. Lively atmosphere, friendly staff and like i said, Great Burgers! Half price chicken wings on Monday nights are a must! |
MBC
Route de Bouchet, Tel 04 50 53 61 59:
Moö

Moö
Av. Michel Croz: Another new hot spot. Well made food made with no short-cuts allowed in the kitchen! They are open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week, plus daily apres-ski with funky service, great live music and DJ's, all enjoyed with classic cocktails and ice cold beers.|
Moö
Av. Michel Croz
Munchie

Munchie
87 Rue des Moulins, Tel 04 50 53 45 41: Situated in the centre of town, Munchie has served the best of dining experiences for 10 years- traditional french, scandinavian, fusion and sushi. What more can you ask for? We recommend the Duck teryaki.|
Munchie
87 Rue des Moulins, Tel 04 50 53 45 41:
Satsuki

Satsuki
Rue Joseph Vallot, Tel 04 50 53 21 99: Chamonix’s own Japanese restaurant. Great little private room downstairs for up to 14 people.|
Satsuki
Rue Joseph Vallot, Tel 04 50 53 21 99:
Soul Food

Soul Food
Rue des Moulins: Bijou (i.e. titchy) French owned bar/club with some of the best DJs around. A mix of funky house and hip-hop, definitely cooler than the rest.!|
Soul Food
Rue des Moulins
South Bar

South Bar
Place Edmond Desailloud: Friendly staff, good food, sunny terrace, sports on the TV, apres-ski DJ's and Live music- plenty of reasons to drop in to South Bar!|
South Bar
Place Edmond Desailloud
The Jekyll & Hyde

The Jekyll & Hyde
71 Route Des Pelerins, Tel 04 50 55 99 70:The Jekyll kitchen has led the way in Chamonix for delicious, high-class gastro-pub menu. A mix of Alpine and English tastes, it is arguably the best and most reasonable food in Chamonix. Famous Ribs, Seafood Chowder, Burgers and Lamb Shanks are always a favourite. Whether you want a après snack or a fantastic dining experience, there will be something to suit!|
The Jekyll & Hyde
71 Route Des Pelerins, Tel 04 50 55 99 70:
The pub

The Pub
Rue du Docteur Paccard: Good relaxed atmosphere and the best place by far for sport (large HD cinema screen). A favourite with Mountain Base!|
The Pub
Rue du Docteur Paccard
 

Summer Activities

Chamonix Golf Club

Chamonix Golf Club
Chamonix has an 18 hole course which can be booked from 24 hours in advance. Green fees vary from low to high season. Other reachable courses include Evian (European Masters), Esery and Bossey|
Golf du Chamonix Chamonix a un golf de 18 trous qui peut être réservé à partir de 24 heures à l'avance. Le prix à jouer varie de faible à haute saison. D'autres parcours de golf accessibles incluent Evian (European Masters), Esery et Bossey
Legend CHX


Bike Hire - 10% discount for Mountain Base clients
250m2 bike hire shop with a large range of mountain bikes, from cross-country to downhill. Also, a wide range of bikes, equipment and accessories for sale.|
Location de vélos - 10% de réduction pour les clients de Mountain Base
Magasin de 250m², location de vélos, de cross-country à vélo de descente. Il y a aussi un grand choix de vélos, d'équipement et d'accessoires en vente.
 

Other

ADAR Holiday Insurance

ADAR Holiday Insurance
Holiday rental insurance covering cancellation, interruption of your stay, and property damage liability.|
ADAR
ADAR, assurance annulation , interruption, responsabilité civile locative.
Car rentals2

Car Rentals
Car rental from Geneva airport and elsewhere
Find the cheapest car rental deals using www.carrentals.co.uk|
Car Rentals
Location des voitures de l’aéroport de Genève et d'ailleurs
Trouver la location de voitures la moins chère, utilisant www.carrentals.co.uk
Foremost Currency Group

Foremost Currency Group
Competitive Currency Exchange
For purchases, currency exchange into Euros at preferential rates compared to the High Street banks|
Foremost Currency Group
Taux de Change Compétitifs
Pour les achats, au taux de change préférentiel en Euros par rapport aux principales banques.
International FX


Competitive Currency Exchange
For purchases, currency exchange into Euros at lower rates than the High Street banks|

Taux de Change Compétitifs
Pour les achats, au taux de change préférentiel en Euros par rapport aux principales banques.
Little Mountain Pictures

Little Mountain Pictures
Creative digital content and production services in the UK and the French Alps|
Little Mountain Pictures
Un service de création de contenu numérique et de la production numérique au Royaume-Uni et dans les Alpes.
Oui Care childcare


Oui Care
The professional, flexible childcare service for the Chamonix Valley.|

Oui Care
Un service de garde d'enfants, professionnel et flexible, dans la vallée de Chamonix.
The Summit

The Summit
News all things ski related! News, equipment, gear, events, snow reports, jobs, videos. Its all there on The Summit!|
The Summit
Urqu Retreats

Urgu Retreats
info@urquretreats.com: Wellness and recovery retreats for women, by women.|
Urgu Retreats
info@urquretreats.com
 
 

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