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Hôtel Chris-tal

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Indoor pool
Balcony
Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, soundproofing, WiFi

Overview of Hôtel Chris-tal

Hôtel Chris-tal

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
242 Avenue des Alpages, Les Houches, Haute-Savoie

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBellevue Cable Car15 min walk
  • Popular LocationBossons Glacier11 min drive
  • Popular LocationParc de Merlet14 min drive
  • AirportAosta (AOT-Corrado Gex)58 min drive

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About this area

Les Houches

Located in Les Houches, Hôtel Chris-tal is near a train station and in the mountains. Montenvers Tram and Church of Our Lady Full of Grace are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Bellevue Cable Car and Crystal Museum Chamonix. Chamonix Ice Rink and Grotte de Glace Ice Cave are also worth visiting. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing, downhill skiing and snowboarding, or try out other outdoor activities such as snowshoeing.

What's nearby

  • Bellevue Cable Car - 15 min walk
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car - 7 min drive
  • Gorges of Diosaz - 7 min drive
  • Bossons Glacier - 11 min drive
  • Parc de Merlet - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Les Houches (Station) - 7 min walk
  • Geneva International Airport (GVA) - 57 min drive

Restaurants

  • LA DENT DU GEANT — 1 min walk
  • Le Délice - 5 min walk
  • Le Basilic - 16 min walk
  • La Ferme Des Agapes - 16 min walk
  • Jekyll & Hyde - 6 min drive

About this property

Hôtel Chris-tal

Ski-in/ski-out hotel with a restaurant
Ski into Hôtel Chris-tal, where you can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge, eat a meal at the restaurant, and enjoy comforts including an indoor pool and a sauna. All 23 soundproofed rooms feature WiFi and room service. Premium bedding and TVs with cable channels are among the other amenities that guests will find. Change of towels is available on request
Hôtel Chris-tal offers 23 forms of accommodation. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and change of towels can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor tennis court, ski-in/ski-out access, an indoor pool and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ski shuttle nearby

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10 AM: EUR 11 for adults and EUR 7 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Arcade/games room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Sauna
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Arcade/games room
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Ski storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Premium bedding

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

More

  • Mobile key entry
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 16

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (8 AM - 11:30 AM) and Monday - Sunday (1 PM - 9:30 PM)
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 6 per pet, per day
Dogs and cats welcome
1 per room (up to 132 lbs/60 kg)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 11 for adults and EUR 7 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: EUR 6 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Eurocard; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from the French Tourism Development Agency, ATOUT France.

Property is also known as

Chris-tal
Chris-tal Hotel
Chris-tal Les Houches
Hotel Chris-tal
Hotel Chris-tal Les Houches
Chris Tal Hotel
Hôtel Chris-tal Les Houches
Hôtel Chris-tal
Hotel Chris tal
Hôtel Chris-tal Hotel
Hôtel Chris-tal Les Houches
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Overall score and ratings

3.9

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 44 out of 179 reviews
5 - Excellent 25%
Rating 4 - Good. 91 out of 179 reviews
4 - Good 51%
Rating 3 - Okay. 34 out of 179 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 179 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 179 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Contactless check in is great. Two balconies with beautiful views!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent stay at the Cris-tal. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Cannot understand reviews that refer to poor welcome, it was excellent. Breakfast was very good value, had better but for price it was very good. Bar area very pleadant. Loved the location in Les Houches..
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Staff & service
Not bad but not top of my list to revisit.
Room was ok but smelled musty and outdated. Not much to do in the town.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
No issues staying at this hotel. Staff helpful. Didn't make any use of the hotel amenities as we were out most of the time.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2019