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Hotel de l'Arve

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   60 impasse des Anemones, 74400 Chamonix, France
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Ranked #13 of 78 Hotels in Chamonix
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've stayed here many times, summer and winter. The prices are fair for Chamonix, the hotel is friendly and largely quiet despite its central location - it is perfectly located for access to the Brevant lift via the Savoy nursery slope drag.. There is a nice foyer lounge and bar. It also has parking - which is useful in central... More 

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Melbourne
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm writing this review in this hotel room as our last day in Chamonix. We spend 4 nights here. Every single morning at 6:30am the people living above us, started to moving around including their furniture! The wooden floor has nothing else for noise insulation, so we CAN feel their every single move!!! Unless you can get the top floor,... More 

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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks for your review following your stay, We are very sorry to read about the noises that disturbed your stay and made you unsatisfied, It is a shame that you did not inform us on the first morning, we would have done our best to give you another room on the 3rd floor so you would have enjoyed... More 

Dallas, Texas
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We stayed two nights in Chamonix, in early October, at the Hotel de l'Arve, in Chamonix. The hotel is located right next to the Arve River. Our double Room # 47 was on the top floor, at the back corner of the hotel, right on the river -- a great location, but a better room would have been on the... More 

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Oregon
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11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We came to Chamonix in the off-season to go to Aiguille du Midi take the cable car and ride to Hellbroner, so we wanted a hotel that had a view of the mountain. Even though our room was on the ground level, we did have a view over the building of the mountain. The room was clean and comfortable, absolutely... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The hotel sits along the small river by the same name, L'Arve, and our room looked out over the river with a great view of the mountains. Our room was average size with a small but modern bathroom and walk-in (but very small) shower. There was a closet with shelves which was nice, as opposed to the usual armoire which... More 

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Gurnee, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I stayed at the Hotel de l'Arve as part of a Rick Steves group tour. The hotel has a number of different type rooms of varying sizes and locations within the hotel. I stayed in Room 15, which was on the top floor overlooking the parking lot. There is a small elevator for those who don't want to walk up... More 

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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks for your review following your stay, We are sorry that you were disapointed with you bathroom especially, I do inform you that as it was very important for you, you could have requested to change room to the reception so you would have totally enjoyed your stay, Room 15 is the only one with an attic bathroom... More 

Home Sweet Home, USA
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I am in this hotel right now and it is the worst of our 2 week trip. We paid for the superior room, highest level and got a dump of a room and view. Pictures are from our room right now. We are especially frustrated because we booked this room almost a full year in advance. What a dive!

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Emilie P, Directeur général at Hotel de l'Arve, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks for you review during your stay, We do understand your remarks and that you might have been disapointed by your room on arrival, However, you arrived at the hotel around 3pm and if you had made a request directly to the reception desk when you arrived it would have been possible to give you another room straigh... More 

Denver
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Spacious rooms, generous continental breakfast, great views, walk to center village, wonderful staff, nice outdoor patio on the river. The sound of the rushing river lulled us to sleep each night! In addition to WiFi in room, there was a library with a computer and many hiking books.

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Portland, Oregon
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed in apartment 6A across from the main building, and it was spacious, modern, quiet, and had lovely views of the mountains and river from the deck. The kitchen and bathroom were stocked with supplies. The location was at the end of the pedestrian zone and very convenient for walking to all the key sights. The staff was very... More 

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Montreal
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73 reviews 73 reviews
20 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I chose this hotel because of the reviews, and they are great for a reason. We spent 3 nights in a hotel room along the river. Small, but clean and tastefully decorated. Good service. Love the 4 p.m. tea and cake. We had 1 night to stay in Chamonix after our hike, and looked around town for something cheaper since... More 

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Address: 60 impasse des Anemones, 74400 Chamonix, France
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Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Haute-Savoie > Chamonix
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel de l'Arve 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Chamonix
#12 Romantic Hotel in Chamonix

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