Around the hotel
In Chetzeron, nature offers all its splendour to you. Summer and winter, many sporting and leisure activities allow you to discover the mountain and the surrounding area.
Real ski-in-ski-out hotel during the winter, your holiday in the Alps is bound to be exceptional. Ski lockers, shoe drying system, locker rooms, and the whole on the top of the slopes facilitate your stay. You can now hurtle down kilometres of slopes in the domain of Crans-Montana. The ski area of Crans Montana has been considerably modernized these last 3 years to become the only real ski & golf resort in the Alps.
If you would like to, we can handle the rental of your equipment, the purchase of your ski packages and setting up skiing lessons.
In the summer, the hiking trails invite you to discover the fauna and flora of our heights.
For all your summer and winter activities, do not hesitate to call our teams in reception. We're happy to advise you and put at your disposal our address book.
We propose some "signatures"activities to return your stay even more inoubliable:
- alpine cooking course with the products of the terroire and of saison. Hosted by our chef
- walk on one of the numerous paths of the mountain with our guide. To discover the enjoyments of the hike.
- barbecue or picnic in the middle of nowhere after a short or long walk following your desires.
Winter Sports in Crans-Montana
In Chetzeron, the slopes of the ski area offer marvellous skiing conditions. At 2,112 metres above sea-level, you stay in fact between the station and the glacier of the Plaine Morte.
The ski area includes 27 ski lifts and 140 km of slopes for all levels; from the glacier, you can even enjoy a long slope of 12 km. Cross country ski enthusiasts could not be happier: 20 km of tracks await you, including a track on the glacier.
Thrill-seeking aficionados never fail to visit our Adrenalin Space based in the area. It includes two snow parks, a boarder cross, a half pipe and an air bag. For those who want to improve their freestyle skiing skills and land aerials and other tricks.
And if you are not fond of winter sports, many other activities await you: snow shoeing, hiking, visit the ice grotto at the glacier, sledging...
All these activities are within one of the most prestigious and sunny domains of Switzerland. Whether you are skiing, snowboarding or on foot, you'll always have an incredible view on the most beautiful "4,000" of the Alps such as the Matterhorn, the Weisshorn, the Mont-blanc or the Dent Blanche.
Sports activities in the summer
In the summer, the resort of Crans-Montana lends itself to all kind of sports activities. The riders will be delighted to take the downhill black trail which starts in front of the hotel. There are many other easier trails cross the Bike park of Crans-Montana. The park offers one of the most beautiful Valais' North Shore trail (trail formed by high gangway in the woods which includes many jumps).
The mountain is heaven for mountain biking, whatever you prefer (cross-country, enduro): From summits to plains, 177 Km of marked routes take you through the domain overlooking a wonderful panorama. The lifts are open in the summer which enables you to go up the mountain with your bike.
The possibilities for hiking are endless. Many marked paths take you to the valley of the Rhone up to the glacier, across contrasting landscapes: hillsides covered in vineyards, forests of larches, Alpine meadows, High Mountain... There is something for every taste and every level.
VTT and hiking heaven. And golf, of course. The Crans-Sierre Golf Club is located just a few kilometres from Chetzeron. In the heart of the resort, this inescapable Swiss Alps golf is made of a 9 holes golf course (2,501 m, by 35) designed by Jack Nicklaus and a course of 18 holes (6,166 m, by 72) conceived by Severiano Ballesteros. Each year in July, the Crans-sur-Sierre Golf hosts the Omega European Masters, a world renowned competition.
Take advantage of your stay to discover the resort and the surrounding area:
- The wine cellars and domains of Valais
- Foundations of Pierre Arnaud in Lens and Pierre Gianadda in Martigny
- The old town of Sion
- Typical Villages
- In the resort: more than 50 restaurants proposing specialities of the region, clubs, a casino, a skating rink, golf courses, indoor golf, lakes, wake board, children's area, and the largest Alpine shopping centre in addition to the luxury brands.