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Bed & Breakfast
Ferry Included
No Transfers
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is La Folie Douce Hotel

  • The Savoy lift is less than a minutes walk away (giving access to the Brévant and Flégère ski area) and the ski-in/ski-out access means reaching both slopes and resort centre are just moments away.

Overview - hotel description - La Folie Douce Hotel description

One of the biggest names in après ski has decided to push the boundaries and open a hotel!

Reinventing the Savoy Palace from the inside out, the Folie Douce Hotel will bring it's eclectic mix of hospitality and entertainment to a permanent position in Chamonix.

Hitting the slopes couldn't be easier, the Savoy lift is less than a minutes walk away (giving access to the Brévant and Flégère ski area) and the ski-in/ski-out access means reaching both slopes and resort centre are just moments away.

What about the world famous après we hear you say? No less than the best with après daily from 5-8pm at the After Mountain Party Bar. DJs, dancers, singers and musicians are all on the menu and we are sure this Folie flagship will not disappoint!

If you need a break from the party, take advantage of the large spa with sauna and steam room plus the outdoor pool with fabulous views across to Mont Blanc- Yoga classes are also available for the ultimate mind and body detox.

Bar Janssen offers a laid back vibe with an extensive cocktail menu, there's also a children's club (pay locally 4-12yrs) which includes everything from ski tuition, movie nights and mountain excursions.

Primarily offered on a bed & breakfast basis, there's opportunity to explore Chamonix by night and enjoy the fabulous range of restaurants on offer. Alternatively, half-board meals are available to pre-book and can be taken in the Le Petite Cuisine, offering a mixed menu of Savoyard and Italian food. There are 2 additional restaurants on site, La Fruitiere is a traditional french gourmet restaurant or Le Kiosque which offers quick and delicious street food (both pay locally).

There are two grades of rooms available, 3* Access rooms and 4* Premium rooms (spa access included).

Families - any extra notes for parents with children

  • La Folie Douce hosts a children's club for ages 4-12 years. Enjoy indoor and outdoor activities from ski lessons to movie nights and excursions on the mountain - book and pay locally.

Facilities - La Folie Douce Hotel features

  • 2 Bars
  • Lounge area
  • Spa with outdoor pool, sauna and steam room (€9 per adult/€5 per child per day for Access rooms)
  • Fitness room
  • Parking (€10 per day)
  • Ski lockers with heated boot warmers
  • Après ski music from 5-8pm daily

Local Fees and Taxes

  • Resort Tax

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 4

There are 248 rooms in the Folie Douce Hotel.

Rooms in the Folie Douce Hotel are split between 3* Access rooms and 4* Premium rooms.

Access rooms are compact (18m2) and simply furnished. Each have shower rooms with WC and satellite TV

  • Twin/double bedrooms (A2- please request) can sleep 1-2
  • Quad rooms (B4) are are the same size with 3 bunk beds and a sofa pull out bed to sleep 3-4

Premium rooms include spa access and have additional facilities including a telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, fridge and hairdryer. The design and furnishings have an extra level of Folie pizzazz.

  • Twin/double bedrooms (please request -18m2 - C2) can sleep 1-2
  • Superior bedrooms (26m2 - D3) can sleep 2-3 with a convertible sofa bed
  • Family rooms (28m2 - E4) have twin or double bedroom (please request) with bunk beds in the entrance suitable for children up to 11 years

Bedroom facilities

  • Availability of a cot
  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Family rooms (sleeps 4+)
  • Room safe
  • Telephone


  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No

Meals - food and drink in La Folie Douce Hotel

  • Hot and cold buffet breakfast with option to upgrade to half board
  • Dress code for restaurants:
    • Casual
  • Breakfast service:
    • Hot and cold breakfast buffet
  • Dinner service:
    • 3 courses with choice of each course
    • Option to upgrade to La Fruitiere restaurant (arrange locally, €26 credit towards meal when pre-booking half board)
    • Christmas and New Year gala dinners included (on half board)

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegetarians
We update La Folie Douce Hotel's details often, but facilities do change. e.g. some extras listed by the supplier as "free" or included might only be for the first time you use them, or for one time per party, then charged for further use. If any specific feature is essential to your holiday, make sure you ask us to confirm the details of it before you book your holiday.

Availability - dates & airports - dates & departure airports - hotel dates & departure airports - La Folie Douce Hotel dates & departure airports

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Sat 12 Dec 202012/12/20
£518£491Special OfferDeal
Sat 19 Dec 202019/12/20
£918£865Special OfferDeal
Sat 26 Dec 202026/12/20
£1260£1014Special OfferDeal
Sat 02 Jan 202102/01/21
£562£506Special OfferDeal
Sat 09 Jan 202109/01/21
£522£506Special OfferDeal
Sat 16 Jan 202116/01/21
£536Special OfferDeal
Sat 23 Jan 202123/01/21
£636Special OfferDeal
Sat 30 Jan 202130/01/21
£636Special OfferDeal
Sat 06 Feb 202106/02/21
£770£736Special OfferDeal
Sat 13 Feb 202113/02/21
£1021£1014Special OfferDeal
Sat 20 Feb 202120/02/21
£760£726Special OfferDeal
Sat 27 Feb 202127/02/21
£760£726Special OfferDeal
Sat 06 Mar 202106/03/21
£790£606Special OfferDeal
Sat 13 Mar 202113/03/21
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Sat 20 Mar 202120/03/21
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Sat 27 Mar 202127/03/21
£612£606Special OfferDeal
Sat 03 Apr 202103/04/21
£690Special OfferDeal
This package holiday to La Folie Douce Hotel in Chamonix, France departs Saturday 12th December 2020, for a 7 night stay on a "bed & breakfast" board basis. A local tourist tax (Taxe de Sejour or Kurtaxe) is levied by many councils in European ski resorts. It varies by standard and type of accommodation and is age dependent, so not everyone is charged. It's not included in the basic price of your holiday and is usually paid locally. For reference, the average charged in winter 15/16 was between 50p and £2 per person, per night.

Resort - about Chamonix - about holidays in Chamonix - about ski holidays in Chamonix - about ski holidays in Chamonix France

traditional mountain resort varied, high altitude terrain incredible panoramic views

As the global capital of winter sports, Chamonix’s history, skiing and scenery make it a true alpine legend. Every seasoned snow lover should come here at least once; skiing the awesome terrain from a proper mountain town with the Mont Blanc massif as your backdrop will make for a week to remember.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Groups Off-piste après ski non-skiers snow sure

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Snow History: December average depth 77.83cm

Chamonix trail map

Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Geneva (GVA)90km, 1h5
Chambéry (CMF)139km, 1h30
Region:France, Alps.
First opened:1741

Chamonix lift pass price last reported as Mt Blanc unlimited: €266
Chamonix le pass: €185
(adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking La Folie Douce Hotel.
Night skiing: No
Chamonix has N, S, E, W facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing December - May.

Town altitude: 1035m
Top of slopes: 3852m
Bottom of piste: 580m
Vertical drop: 2800m
Total length of trails:117km
Longest piste:22km (Vallée Blanche)
The legendary 17km Chamonix Valley is located in the north-west Alps nearby the Swiss and Italian boarders. Set at the foot of the stunning Mont Blanc and surrounded by breathtaking views of the Mont Blanc massif, this town is not only one of the most beautiful places in the Alps (it's the most Instagrammed ski resort by a country mile) but also offers a fantastically diverse skiing and snowboarding experience. It’s said to be the world capital of mountaineering as well as skiing and functions as a holiday dest...
Having hosted the first ever Winter Olympics in 1924, Chamonix is a Mecca for advanced skiers around the world (even James Bond was here in The World is Not Enough). There really is an endless amount to discover, especially for the more capable. For the ultimate in alpine adventure get a guide, clue up on avalanche safety and you’ll have an unforgettable experience. Because of the superb advanced terrain, it’s often wrongly assumed that Cham’ serves novices poorly. There are 4 great beginner areas: on...
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