Skis in front of the hotel

Around the hotel

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, your holiday in the Alps is bound to be exceptional. Ski lockers, shoe drying system, locker rooms, and everything needed to facilitate your stay. You can now speed down kilometers 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 team in reception. We're happy to advise you and put at your disposal our address book.
We offer some "signature" activities to return your stay even more unforgettable:
- alpine cooking course with regional and seasonal products. 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.

Snowshoe outing

Winter Sports in Crans-Montana

Our location offers spectacular skiing conditions. At 2112 meters above sea-level, you are 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 awaits you including a track on the glacier.

Thrill-seeking enthusiasts 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.

If you are not fond of winter sports, many other activities await you: snow shoeing, hiking, visit the ice grotto at the glacier, sledging, etc. 

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 "4000" of the Alps such as the Matterhorn, the Weisshorn, the Mont-blanc or the Dent Blanche.

Mountain bikers in front of the hotel

Sports activities in the summer

In summer, the station of Crans-Montana lends itself to all kind of sports activities.

The riders will be delighted to take the black downhill 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, including 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 magnificent panorama. The lifts are open in 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, etc. There is something for every taste and every level.

VTT, hiking heaven, and golf, of course. The Crans-Sierre Golf Club is located just a few kilometers from Chetzeron. In the heart of the station, this inescapable Swiss Alps golf is made of a 9 hole golf course (2501 m, by 35) designed by Jack Nicklaus and a course of 18 holes (6166 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.

hiking

Tourist Activities

Take advantage of your stay to discover the station 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 station: more than 50 restaurants proposing specialties of the region, clubs, a casino, a skating rink, golf courses, indoor golf, lakes, wakeboard, children's area, and the largest Alpine shopping center in addition to the luxury brands.
  • Etc.