Courmayeur is one of the most attractive ski areas in Valle d’ Aosta. It is is a charming old little town and is mostly known as a mountain climbing centre for the Mont Blanc mountain. It is also know as a bit of an upmarket town. The center houses stylish boutiques, cosy bars and good restaurants. At the other side of the mountain you find Chamonix, one of France most famous ski resorts. After the second world war Courmayeur started to develop itself as a ski resort. The pistes around Courmayeur reach an elevation of 2755 meters and from the Cresta Youla cable car, you have about 100 km of piste at your feet. Few ski areas are so diverse as this area. From the hotel the ski bus brings you the Courmayeur cable at 600 meters distance. From there it takes about 15 minutes to bring you up before you can hit the slopes down. The hotel is located right on Via Rome, definitely a 5 star location, at the pedestrian zone with the boutiques gastronomic restaurant right at your doorstep.
If you are looking for good quality facilties and services, the Grand hotel is definitely worth to consider for you ski holiday in winter as well for a outdoor mountain holiday in summer or spring. In all seasons the mountains offer plenty of scenic activities and if you are not up for being active, the hotel features a good wellness area where you can immerse yourself in tranquility. The wellness offers a jacuzzi, wood fired sauna and Turkish bath, outdoor heated pool a small gym with panoramic views, relaxation room and of course various treatments for body and mind.
There is a very large and comfortable Piano bar and lounge area, complemented by the Champagne bar for the late afternoon refreshments.
When you are there you definitely should check out both restaurants. The Petit Royal Restaurant and the Grand Royal Restaurant. Both are very prestigious and the Petit Royal is even rewarded a Michelin Star. The rich breakfast buffet is served in the Grand Royal Restaurant every morning.
Of course the hotel offers free WiFi and private parking.
The hotel features 86 charming rooms of various types. At least all rooms come with sat TV with SKY, telephone, free WiFi, safe, minibar, bathtroom with bat tub or shower, hairdryer, bathrobe, slippers. For all rooms applies that rates are with use of the wellness, outdoor heated pool and parking. (excl. treatments and massages)