Cottages in French Alps

Cottages in French Alps

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Chalet for 2 people, with terrace and yard as well as lake view in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace and yard as well as lake view
1 bedroom
from $87 / nightFREE cancellation
Gîte for 2 people, with yard in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with yard
1 bedroom
9.7
(14 reviews)
from $69 / night
Studio for 2 people, with terrace and sauna as well as hot tub in French Alps
Studio for 2 people, with terrace and sauna as well as hot tub
8.4
(45 reviews)
from $37 / night
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom
9.7
(23 reviews)
from $98 / night
Gîte for 3 people, with yard and terrace in French Alps
Gîte for 3 people, with yard and terrace
1 bedroom
10.0
(3 reviews)
from $66 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 2 people, with pool and balcony in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with pool and balcony
8.8
(5 reviews)
from $31 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace
from $75 / nightFREE cancellation
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace
9.8
(28 reviews)
from $37 / night
Studio for 2 people, with pets in French Alps
Studio for 2 people, with pets
8.7
(17 reviews)
from $39 / night
Gîte for 2 people, with yard in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with yard
1 bedroom
9.8
(47 reviews)
from $58 / night
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom
8.0
from $85 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 4 people, with balcony and sauna in French Alps
Chalet for 4 people, with balcony and sauna
1 bedroom
7.7
(241 reviews)
from $31 / night
Studio for 2 people in French Alps
Studio for 2 people
7.8
(3 reviews)
from $31 / night
Gîte for 2 people, with yard, with pets in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with yard, with pets
1 bedroom
9.6
(9 reviews)
from $104 / night
Chalet for 3 people, with yard, kid friendly in French Alps
Chalet for 3 people, with yard, kid friendly
1 bedroom
9.4
(102 reviews)
from $59 / night
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with terrace
10.0
(2 reviews)
from $75 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 2 people, with yard in French Alps
Chalet for 2 people, with yard
1 bedroom
8.7
(11 reviews)
from $137 / nightFREE cancellation
Chalet for 4 people, with terrace and pool in French Alps
Chalet for 4 people, with terrace and pool
2 bedrooms
from $52 / night
Chalet for 4 people in French Alps
Chalet for 4 people
3 bedrooms
10.0
from $109 / nightFREE cancellation
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom
9.0
(2 reviews)
from $84 / night
Gîte for 4 people, with yard in French Alps
Gîte for 4 people, with yard
3 bedrooms
9.2
(20 reviews)
from $68 / night
Gîte for 4 people, with terrace in French Alps
Gîte for 4 people, with terrace
2 bedrooms
9.7
(19 reviews)
from $78 / night
Gîte for 3 people, with pets in French Alps
Gîte for 3 people, with pets
1 bedroom
10.0
(6 reviews)
from $48 / night
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace, with pets in French Alps
Gîte for 2 people, with terrace, with pets
1 bedroom
9.7
(19 reviews)
from $55 / night

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Highlights in French Alps

  • Endless outdoor activities
  • Skiing
  • Thermal pools
  • Lake activities
  • Charming villages
  • Foodie paradise
  • Majestic mountains
  • Rare wine tasting

Best Chalets in French Alps

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Chalet for 2 Guests in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Western Alps
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Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Western Alps
Chalet • 194 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
8.7
(3 reviews)
Located 260m from the Grands Montets mountain station, this budget-friendly balcony retreat with on-site pool offers a super year-round base for couples and families of 4!With its tranquil natural setting, this inviting studio offers a fantastic holiday base for those looking to enjoy a year-round holiday. Inside, the 2nd floor retreat features a scenic open-plan living space with double sofa bed, flat screen TV, a charming kitchenette with dining table and an extra set of child-friendly bunk beds. The inviting space also leads out onto a sunny balcony with alfresco dining set, perfect for ...
from $40 / night
Gîte for 4 Guests in Saint-Pancrace, Western Alps
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Saint-Pancrace, Western Alps
Gîte • 248 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
9.3
(11 reviews)
Individual chalet on 2 levels (1st + 2nd floor / storey from the parking access): kitchen corner living room, 1 bedroom (1 bed 2 pers.), 1 mezzanine in closet (less than 1.80 m height / 1 bed 2 pers.), bathroom (small bathtub). Private balcony + terrace + ground. Ski Bottières/domaine des Sybelles to 200 m (starting & access to the ski-in ski chalet), La Toussuire/domaine des Sybelles 9 km, the Corbier/domain Sybelles 10 km. Cross-country skiing the Toussuire 9 km. Waterbody equipped & monitored 14 km. Small map of bathing water & recreation 9 km. Pool & rink discovered 9 km...
from $65 / night
Chalet for 3 Guests in Névache, French High Alps
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Névache, French High Alps
Chalet • 312 ft² • 1 Bedroom
9.2
(77 reviews)
Le Barlèt, which designates a small barrel intended for preserving water, is the only studio in the Chazals hamlet. With a south facing terrace, it is located on the ground floor of a chalet composed of five independent apartments. Offering a 29m2 space, it is ideally suited for 2 persons. The chalet is located in the center of the hamlet, at the start of the slopes and trails of the Clarée Valley.After skiing or hiking, you can enjoy its simple yet functional and cozy comfort. It consists of a bathroom with a bathtub and a main room with a kitchenette well equipped with cooker, microwave o...
from $31 / night

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Cottages in French Alps

Have an incredible vacation in the French Alps

There’s nothing like a vacation in the French Alps. Imagine awe-inspiring mountain views, gorgeous French towns with the ultimate comfort foods, coupled with an endless array of activities. A trip to this side of the Alps will reward you with thermal springs, winter sports, ice caves, mountain biking, fondue and more! This destination has something for every traveler to indulge in. Many of the chalets can be found in the fantastic alpine districts of Savoie and Haute-Savoie.

Exclusive, picturesque chalets

Jaw-droppingly gorgeous views of the Alps means you needn’t go anywhere to begin your vacation. With the Alps in your backyard and a beautiful rustic or luxury wooden chalet to spoil you, dreams are waiting to be realised! Complete all the comforts, expect a cozy fireplace, awe-inspiring views of majestic mountains, gardens, balcony/terrace and possibly even a sauna or indoor pool. Groups, small families and couples will find just the right chalet with these listings.

Travelers and activities

French Alps for Nature lovers

The French Alps hold so much enchanting nature! Explore national parks for possible sightings of chamois goats, golden eagles and the iconic, aromatic violet-dotted hiking trails. Some of the top national parks of the area include Vanoise, Les Ecrins and Géoparc de Haute-Provence, a UNESCO site of exceptional geological heritage. Another great activity is hiking around Mont Blanc where you’ll discover more than 4200 kilometers of nature with sweeping views of the world-famous mountain. Another fantastic activity is a train ride to the magical ‘Sea of Ice’ in Chamonix. Mountain bikers will have the adventure of a lifetime with all the cycling trails to choose from.

French Alps for Adrenaline Junkies

Thrill seekers will find a plethora of activities to try out! From rock climbing to skiing and snowboarding, there is something for every taste. Try a paragliding adventure over Lake Annecy. Tackle the Beaufortain slopes with a mountain bike. Get your adrenaline pumping with zip line tours in the Arc Gorge. And for the epic, scenic thrill of a lifetime, brave the via ferrata over Lake Gittaz. This adventure is not for acrophobes as it requires a combination of a narrow Nepalese bridge walk with sheer drops, rock climbing, hiking and compulsory safety equipment including lanyards with safety carabiners.

French Alps for Foodies and Wine Lovers

The districts of Savoie and Haute-Savoie offer an unrivalled dining experience for every foodie at heart. A venture into the heart of the villages will reward travelers with unique restaurants and brasseries with French comfort food like fondue and cheese tarts. Those looking for highly acclaimed haute cuisine can visit any of the 20 Michelin-starred restaurants in this region of the Alps. As for wine, the wineries of Savoie are delightfully rich and crafted from rare varietals not found elsewhere. Open for wine tasting in both winter and summer, visitors can enjoy extraordinary views of Mont Blanc while sipping all of the brilliance of the Alps in a glass.

Mont Blanc, at 4,807 meters, is the highest peak in Europe and is located in the French Alps.

Top 7 travel tips in French Alps

1. Delve into an otherworldly cave

Have an otherworldly, visual experience at the ultimate ice cave. Grotte de Glace is known for its underground sculpture gallery that has to be seen to be believed. This subterranean ice world is truly a delight to the imagination!

2. Enjoy lakeside activities and tranquility

A trip to the lakes should not be left out of your itinerary. Enjoy astounding Mont Blanc views and white sand beaches as you indulge in lake activities, including standup paddling, kayaking, and more! Some of the towns to visit include Annecy, Aiguebelette, Bourget and Léman.

3. Visit the “capital of the Alps”

The university town of Grenoble makes a nice city break. One of the best things to do in town is ride the Grenoble-Bastille cable car for the views of a lifetime and the iconic, 19th century Fort de la Bastille. Be sure to also stop by the fascinating museums and art centres while in town.

4. Relax and unwind in a thermal pool

Thermal pools: Les Grands Bains du Monêtier, just north of Briançon in the Alps, features traditional Roman baths and is truly an experience to compliment your trip to the Alps. Enjoy their unique amenities such as the frigidarium and caldarium with therapeutic mineral water sourced from nearby springs.

5.Explore French Alps villages

The French Alps are more than just ski slopes and intense outdoor adventure. The real charm of the Alps lies in its quaint villages. Visit the gorgeous town of Chambéry and take in its number one landmark: The Fontaine des Éléphants. Annecy should top your sightseeing list for its outstanding lake and mountain views, Old Town, winding canals and much more!

6. Golf at the highest golf course in Europe

Experience the breathtaking panorama of Europe’s highest golf course in Chamonix. At 1900 m, you’ll have the luxury of golfing with exclusive views of the mountains Mont Blanc and Aiguilles Rouges. Visit the Golf Club de Chamonix to schedule your visit.

7. Rejuvenate yourself at the Spa

Relax at QC Terme Spa in Chamonix. Enjoy their infinity pool with unbeatable views of Mont Blanc. This well-being center offers a plethora of spa treatments which can be tailored to your needs. Other equally fantastic spa centres to try include: Le Grand Spa Thermal (renowned for sculpting massages) and Les Bains du Mont Blanc.

FAQs: Chalets in French Alps

Which types of amenities can you find at the chalets in French Alps?

Among the services offered by Holidu, it seems that the chalets in French Alps have everything that vacationers want! Here, the chalets generally have a variety of facilities, the most popular being: internet (77%), balcony (73%), and garden (46%)...Not bad, right?

How are the reviews for the chalets in French Alps?

On average, the chalets get quite positive reviews. Last year's data reveals that 35% of chalets have a rating of 4.5 stars. This is a quite high percentage which allows us to confirm that you will without a doubt find the ideal chalet for a wonderful vacation!

Are the chalets in French Alps suitable for families with children?

Holidu's data reveals that 55% of chalets in French Alps are child-friendly, it will therefore be easy to find the perfect chalet for you and your family.

Are the chalets in French Alps suitable for travelers who wish to take their pets on vacation?

Of course! In French Alps, 31% of the chalets accept them, 46% also have a garden!

Do the chalets in French Alps often come with an internet connection?

Of course! According to last year, 77% of chalets in French Alps have Wi-Fi. You will be able to browse the internet throughout your stay!

What are the prices like for chalets in French Alps?

According to the last year, there are few chalets in French Alps that cost less than $100 a night. They can be quite expensive, 18% are even at more than $500 a night.

Do the chalets in French Alps typically have a fireplace or a pool?

For sure! According to Holidu's data, the chalets in French Alps are ideal in summer and winter. Here, 40% are equipped with a fireplace and 12% a pool.

Are the chalets in French Alps suitable for stays with several people or better for a vacation as a couple?

Here, based on last year, 60% of chalets welcome up to eight travelers, 48% of these chalets contain at least four bedrooms. But 96% of chalets are also perfect for families of up to four people, and 81% of the chalets include at least two separate bedrooms. French Alps is therefore the ideal destination for large and small groups going on vacation!

Do the chalets in French Alps have a beautiful view?

73% of chalets have a balcony or terrace, and 41% have a view, but since this does not represent the majority so availability can be selective. If this is a priority for you, you should anticipate a bit more time for research, and use the filters that suit you the best to be sure to find what you are looking for. However, 46% of chalets in French Alps have gardens, where you can bask in the sun. If you like to have lunch or dinner outside, and especially if you like barbecues, 35% of the chalets have them.

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