Du Bois Hotel - Les Houches

475 Avenue Des Alpages, Les Houches, France, 74310  show map
 3 stars
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Du Bois Hotel - Les Houches

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Sauna

Overview

Du Bois Hotel provides 43 rooms with a magnificent view of the garden. Opened in 1990, the traditional hotel attracts visitors with its Alpine architecture.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property.

Rooms

It offers modern rooms equipped with free wireless internet, a wardrobe, a work desk, heating and television with satellite channels and kitchens with a dishwasher, a fridge and coffee/tea makers. Guests will admire views across Alps from the rooms. The hotel rooms come with carpet floor and wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

A buffet breakfast is served 07:30 till 10:00 at the dining room. The indoor restaurant serves French dishes. Beers, cocktails and whiskies are offered in the lounge bar. Serving an array of dishes, Gandhi and Le Saint Antoine Pizzeria are just 50 meters away.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 11 per person per night. 

Services

Such business facilities as a conference room and a photocopier are available on site.

Relax

Leisure facilities in Du Bois Hotel include a sun deck, loungers and a swimming pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   43.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Bicycle storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Sauna
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Du Bois Hotel - Les Houches Les Houches location
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Hotel Address:

475 Avenue Des Alpages, Les Houches, France, 74310

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City Center
  • Les Houches
    700 m
Restaurants
  • Gandhi (cuisine: Indian)
    40 m
  • Le Saint Antoine Pizzeria
    180 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    43

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Rooms and availability

Du Bois photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    21 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Compagnie des Guides600 m
  • Ecole de Ski Français1.6 km

Popular areas

  • City Center600 m

Places of interest

  • Les Houches Ski Shool1.6 km
  • Foyer Charité Flatière1.6 km
  • Prarion Gondola1.7 km
  • Voza-Prarion3.6 km

Amusement

  • Parc de Merlet1.2 km

Museums

  • Musée Montagnard600 m

Parks

  • Parc Animalier de Merlet1.0 km

Ski Areas

  • Les Houches Ski Lift1.2 km
  • Bellevue Ski Lift1.3 km
  • Coupe du Monde Ski Lift1.4 km
  • Les Chavants Ski Lift1.7 km
  • Maison Neuve Ski Lift2.2 km
  • Grands Bois Ski Lift2.8 km
  • Kandahar Ski Lift3.4 km

Local attractions

  • Aiguille de Midi5.7 km
    100 Place de l'Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix
  • Le Musee Alpin6.1 km
    89 avenue Michel Croz, Chamonix
  • Parc de loisirs de Chamonix6.8 km
    351 chemin du pied du Grepon, Chamonix
  • Musee des Cristaux5.9 km
    615 Allee du Recteur Payot, Chamonix
  • Vallee Blanche6.3 km

Near the hotel

  • Parc de Merlet1.1 km
    2495 Chemin de Merlet, Les Houches

    Restaurants nearby

    • Gandhi40 m

      Address: 653 av des Alpages
      Phone: 0450546396-0610614527

      66% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian
      Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 22

    • Le Delice590 m

      Address: 130 Rue Eglise
      Phone: 0450915206

      74% likes this, based on 83 reviews
      Cuisine: International
      Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 22

    • La Chavanne770 m

      Address: 48 Place de la Mairie
      Phone: +33(0) 4 50 54 41 91

    • Le Saint Antoine Pizzeria180 m

      Address: 7 Route Napolean

      79% likes this, based on 19 reviews

    • Les Vieilles Luges750 m

      Address: Vallee de Chamonix
      Phone: +33 (0)6 84 42 37 00

      80% likes this, based on 51 reviews
      Cuisine: French

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      43

    Hotel Awards

    FrenchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLes HouchesDu Bois

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    Best 3 Star Hotels in France

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    Du Bois Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Du Bois

    Average guest rating

    7.2out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 134 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    6.8
    Rooms
    7.7
    Service
    6.8
    Value
    7.0
    Dining
    6.3

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      8.2

      The location on the other side of Mont Blanc. The outside swimming pool that is very pleasant especially in hot days. The possibility to have breakfast and dinner in the restaurant next to the hotel - fantastic buffet system with regional delicacies.

      The only thing - the road just in front of the hotel, then another road and a highway in the direction to Geneve. If people prefer to sleep in a quiet place then they have to book a room on the other side of the building with a view to the Mont Blanc.

    • Couple
      10.0

      convenience, facilities, room and terrace, view, breakfast, internet, value, indoor pool and sauna

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      The restaurant and lounge at the hotel have a nice atmosphere. The staff were, for the most part, very helpful.

      The hotel is far from the ski lifts - do not attempt to walk in ski boots carrying skis! The hotel has free transfers, which are convenient, but the location is not great if you want to go out to eat and drink in the evening. Everything was fine, but for the price, i expected more.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      It is a really nice hotel with a lovely friendly atmosphere. The staff were always willing to please and reception staff were very helpful regarding the weather conditions and where to ski.

      A little noisy on the first floor corridor as people constantly come through from a different building and slam the door.

    • Family with children
      7.0

      Great views from the hotel balcony. fair-enough breakfast, Helpful staff.Free shuttle bus to ski rental shops and they also arranged the free van to take us to Chamonix centre on one day.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      View of the mountains, comfort, relative quite enviroment

    • Family with children
      8.2

      nice view

      It is not equipped with slipper for each room.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      No airconditioning in the room made sleeping uncomfortable. Insufficient car parking for the size of the hotel. Breakfast good, but a bit of a scrum with the bus parties.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Our room had a balcony with a view of the mountains. The staff at the front desk were absolutely wonderful - friendly and helpful. We asked on check-in about the possibility of staying a 2nd night and we were very helpfully given a room that was available both nights. We did end up staying two nights.

      The restaurant had two sittings, one at 7.15pm and the other at 8.40 pm. We felt the one was too early so chose the later one, only to find that the restaurant was practically empty and we probably could have eaten at a more convenient time like 8pm. Dinner in the restaurant was limited to a buffet or 3 other local specialities but the quality was just ordinary. Coffee at breakfast came from a machine and was not of the quality we've come to expect in even the most basic of French hotels. This is a good budget choice for people not fussy about their food!

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      View, location and swimming pool.

      During our short stay there were extremes of service. The hotel became very busy with coach parties creating conjestion at the buffet meals. When there were no coach parties, the restaurant was closed at very short notice as there were few residents and there were no other open restaurants open within easy walking distance.

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Ok but expensive for what it was, small rooms.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Location near to Mont Blanc tunnel.

    • Family with children
      6.6

      Friendly staff; and it was unusual to have a choice of swimming pools. The view from the room was magnificent, and the area was quiet at night. The breakfast was perfectly adequate.

      The dining room has a rather scruffy look. At breakfast some of the table cloths were dirty and looked as if they had not been changed since the night before.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      although the hotel probably needs some renovation, it is a quite nice place to stay. Large restaurant and bar, parking lot. The rooms are not very large, but the view to the Mont Blanc is nice, and are quite ( only one side of the hotel though). Nice Breakfast, plenty of choice , good start of the day.

      The dinner ( buffet) is not good, I can not advise people to have diner there at night. ( plenty of choice, but quality is basic, not up to french restaurant standard). The sauna and swimming pool are not very clean and urgently need some renovation

    • Couple
      6.6

      Service was friendly, location great with on site parking, and had a lovely relaxing bar area with free wi-fi. Restaurant food was very good with a nice atmosphere.

      Had to go out of our way to attract the attention of staff to be served both in the bar and for our booked dinner in the restaurant. Room was booked as 'mountain view, but actually we were overlooking the car park/ road, though technically mountains can be seen in every direction!

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Du Bois Hotel - Les Houches Les Houches location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    475 Avenue Des Alpages, Les Houches, France, 74310

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Les Houches
      700 m
    Restaurants
    • Gandhi (cuisine: Indian)
      40 m
    • Le Saint Antoine Pizzeria
      180 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      43

    Hotel Awards

    FrenchHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLes HouchesDu Bois

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best 3 Star Hotels in France

    Use Badge