The beautiful and picturesque commune of Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is located at the foothills of Mont Blanc in south east part of France, in the Rhône-Alpes region. The town is part of the Haute-Savoie department. People from all across Europe have been coming to this beautiful ski resort for years to enjoy skiing and get an awe-inspiring view of the Alps. Saint-Gervais-les-Bains holiday rentals put you right at the foothills of the highest peak of the Alps, the famous Mont Blanc. You can use the 450 kilometres of pistes running down the slopes and this extensive skiing area can be reached using the 116 ski lifts. However, even if you are not a winter and snow lover, you can still find a lot to do in this beautiful town during other times of the year.
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Chalets - enjoy an awe-inspiring view of the Alps
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains holiday rentals are mostly in the form of beautiful chalets, but there are also hotels that cater to the rising demand of all-year-round tourism. You can get meals delivered to the chalets which can be a blessing for people who are too tired after skiing or indulging in other winter and snow sports that the area has to offer. In addition, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains ski accommodation also offer apartments for larger groups of people. Take a look at an all- time skiing holiday favourite, Austria Holiday Cottages.
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Holiday Apartments - get an authentic taste of real French village life
The town of Saint-Gervais-les-Bains has the look and feel of a typical French village. The town is also famous for its hot springs. The therapeutic waters of the springs have been attracting people for centuries. In fact, one of the reasons for the popularity of Saint-Gervais-les-Bains holiday rentals is the medicinal spring waters, which people claim can soothe aching muscles and cure a lot of other ailments, such as respiratory problems, rheumatism and skin problems. The 12-kilometre tram journey that takes people up to an elevation of 2,372 metres should be put on the must-experience list. The 75-minute trip offers a spectacular view of the Alps. It also allows outdoor sports enthusiasts to hit hiking as well as mountaineering trails in the vicinity. Saint-Gervais-les-Bains chalet rentals will also put you in close proximity to the beautiful church with its Baroque façade. The church is located at the centre of the town and is well worth a visit. While the town of Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is vibrant, it also offers peace and relaxation. It is an all-year destination, so is worth visiting in summers when the surrounding meadows are green and lush. The landscape can be amazing.