Travel

Organise your own travel to our start point in Chamonix or the Swiss Valais by air, road or rail and we will do the rest.

By Plane

Many airlines fly direct to Geneva from a whole host of worldwide destinations throughout the year. We have added links to some of the airline & rail companies, see our links page for more information.

 

By Plane

Airport Transfer

The nearest airport to Chamonix is Geneva. Getting from the airport to your start point is easy...we work closely with a number of airport transfer companies that will give you the very best rate when booking. They will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel accommodation.

 

Mountain Dropoffs offer a fast and efficient group or private transfer service from the airport to your hotel door & return, prices are charged per person each way.

 

To benefit from a parnership discount on the Flexi-fare tarrif please use our promotional code MBT17 when booking your transfer on-line to receive a discount.

 

Airport Transfer

By Train

Travel by train through Europe and we will meet you at your accommodation.

 

By Train

Self Drive

Drive yourself and we will meet you in the Chamonix valley or the Swiss Valais. Parking is available for your vehicle whilst you are away trekking.

 

 

Contamines Trient Seed head Val Ferret

Travel and Accommodation

Summer or Winter tried and tested accommodation offers you comfort and relaxation after a hard day in the mountains. For our all our trekking holidays and snowshoe tours we have selected what we consider to be the best accommodation on offer for each destination.

Zoom Hotel L'Arve, Chamonix

Hotel L'Arve, Chamonix

Zoom Hotel du Bois, Les Houches

Hotel du Bois, Les Houches

Zoom Hotel du Glacier, Champex-Lac, TMB

Hotel du Glacier, Champex-Lac, TMB

Zoom Cabane du Mont Fort, Verbier, Haute Route

Cabane du Mont Fort, Verbier, Haute Route

Zoom Hotel Antika, Zermatt

Hotel Antika, Zermatt

Summer

In Chamonix, Les Houches, Zinal or Zermatt depending on your chosen trek holiday we use a minimum 3 star accommodation on either a half board (breakfast & evening meal) or B&B basis (see individual trek for details).

 

Accommodation during the trek will be in either 3* hotel, auberge or mountain refuge accommodation depending on location (high mountain or valley based).

 

Hotel & auberges offer twin or double rooms with or without en-suite facilities (en-suite facilities are available in most accommodation).

 

Mountain refuges offer dormitory sleeping quarters with shared facilities. However in some refuges there are a limited number of twin rooms and on the Tour du Mont Blanc there is a possibility in the Refuge Mottets & Refuge Bonatti to pay a supplement for a 2 bedded room, please ask for details at the time of booking. You are advised to take a cotton/silk sleeping bag liner for refuge accommodation.

 

Whilst trekking, Bed, breakfast and 3 course evening meals will be included (with the exception of Courmayeur on the TMB). Please let us know any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

 

Accommodation will be on a room-sharing basis. Single rooms are available in some accommodation (supplements apply) - please enquire at the time of booking.

 

If you require a more comprehensive list of which accommodation will be booked for each trek please ask for further details.

Winter

Winter accommodation for our Snowshoe holidays will be based in Chamonix or Les Houches in the Chamonix Valley.

 

You will be based in the same accommodation for the full week and will be transferred each morning to the start point of each snowshoe trek and be dropped back off at the end of the day.

 

We use either hotel or catered chalet accommodation with en-suite facilities, bed, breakfast and 3 course evening meal. Please let us know any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

 

Accommodation will be on a room-sharing basis. Single rooms will be available in required (supplements apply) - please enquire at the time of booking.

Chamonix valley accommodation

In the Chamonix valley during winter & summer we use a range of comfortable accommodation to suit your needs.

 

Hotel l'Arve : 3* Hotel L'Arve Chamonix. Excellent quality, centrally located accommodation in Chamonix

Hotel Vallee Blanche : Centrally located, Hotel Cretes Blanche 3* accommodation in Chamonix

Chalet Annabelle : Chalet Annabelle. Excellent quality catered chalet accommodation in the heart of the Chamonix Valley

Les Mezeles : Hotel Mezeles, good value 2* accommodation in the centre of Les Houches in the Chamonix Valley

Hotel du Bois : A good quality 3* hotel in Les Houches with great facilities.

Hotel La Couronne : Hotel La Couronne good quality accommodation located in Argientiere in the Chamonix Valley

Zermatt accommodation

We use two comfortable hotels in central Zermatt.


Hotel Antika : 3* Hotel Antika is excellent quality and is centrally located accommodation in the centre of the village.

 

Hotel Bahnhof : 2* Hotel Bahnhof is a good quality well located hotel near the train station.