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“NICE LOCATION IN CHAMONIX”
Review of Hotel de l'Arve

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Hotel de l'Arve
Ranked #6 of 73 Hotels in Chamonix
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We spent two nights here and we were well satisfied. Its location allows for easy travel to the heart of town. It was quiet, located along the river. The room was a little small but that is usually expected in Europe. It was very clean and it did have a nice bathroom. It did take about five minutes to get hot water in the shower, just as the posted sign tells you. The stall itself is a little tight even for an average sized person. They do have a nice lobby for relaxing. Breakfast was fairly good although I did question the freshness of some of the meat the second day. Overall it was a satisfactory stay.

  • Stayed: October 2017, travelled with family
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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your review! Rest assured that we provide the freshest meat, and we have strong protocols in place to make sure that it is always the case!
We look forward to your next stay!

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This hotel is so lovely, I could have spend much more time there than just a weekend. We came in Chamonix by bus, and the hotel is 10mins from the bus stop by foot. The breakfast is a typical French breakfast, which means a lot of sweet things. The closest mountains are almost behind the corner, so we went to hike directly from the hotel. Highly recommended!

Stayed: October 2017, travelled as a couple
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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank for your feedback and your recommendation! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We really enjoyed our stay here. The hotel staff are super friendly. The hotel is set in simply stunning surroundings in Chamonix. It's extremely peaceful and quiet with great amenities. The bedroom is large, the flooring wooden, the beds super comfy, giving off lovely cosy feel overall. Five stars!

  • Stayed: November 2016, travelled as a couple
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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you so much for this great review!
We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The hotel was booked so a final stop for my husband and friends who were doing the Tour de Mont Blanc.

It's a great location, close to the centre of town and all shops and restaurants. We had a room with a small balcony over looking the Rive Arve and with a view of the mountains. It's a traditional chalet style building with lots of wood. Cosy seating areas in bar and lunge, where tea and homemade cake is served in the afternoons. Breakfast is a good selection of pastries, fruit, yoghurt etc. and the hotel is close enough to the town centre to walk to local eateries in the evening. The receptionists gave us some good recommendations for places to eat.

Room Tip: River view rooms have a small balcony with seating
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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled with friends
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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for your review! We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you back soon.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have just spent a week celebrating our 30 wedding anniversary in Chamonix before moving on to Annecy whilst in the south of France. We loved the hotel and found it charming, a great base with wonderful views and friendly staff. If you are staying in Chamonix and want do so in comfort without spending a fortune then this is the hotel for you. All amenities and attractions within a 15 minute walk. If you are lucky enough you may spot the humming birds hovering over the hanging baskets in the riverside garden. A real gem.

Room Tip: Balcony room facing the river with a view of Mont Blanc and the Bossons glacier
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  • Stayed: September 2017, travelled as a couple
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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Happy anniversary! We were glad to help you celebrate it as it should.
We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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Additional Information about Hotel de l'Arve

Address: 60 impasse des Anemones, 74400, Chamonix, France
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Region: France > Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Chamonix
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Chamonix
#11 Romantic Hotel in Chamonix
Price Range: €94 - €244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel de l'Arve 3*
Number of rooms: 37
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in the heart of Chamonix, near the town's main thoroughfare and its shops, Hôtel de l'Arve enjoys a unique location in the Mont Blanc Valley. This charming three-star hotel has 37 rooms, a wellness area and a flower garden with a view of Mont Blanc. Although located in the centre of Chamonix, Hôtel de l'Arve offers a comfortable and quiet family atmosphere all year round with all the comforts to make your stay a memorable one. Its friendly staff is attentive to every detail and provide a range of personalized services. Complimentary tea time is served for guests every afternoon by the fire in the winter and along the banks of the Arve river in the summer. Looking to get a little fitness in during your stay? Take advantage of the weight machines, climbing wall and sauna in the hotel's wellness area. Hôtel de l'Arve also features six new apartments built using ecological materials and tech- nologies. Ranging in size from 53 to 100 m² (570 to 1,076 sq ft) and combining the comforts of home with all the services of a hotel, they are perfect for holidays with friends and family. ... more   less 
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