Destination guide

Cosy Argentiere will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Argentiere. Travellers especially like the skiing, local tours and bars in this walkable and welcoming city. Mont Blanc and Sea of Ice are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Argentiere

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Argentiere has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sea of Ice (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Planards Adventure Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Planpraz Tram (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Bellevue Cable Car (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Skyway Monte Bianco (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Argentiere

Travellers enjoy Argentiere for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, January or July, when snowfall averages 860.47 inches and temperatures average -2°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Argentiere

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Argentiere is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mont Blanc (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Parc de Merlet (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Lac Blanc (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Aiguilles Rouges National Nature Reserve (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lac Cornu (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Argentiere

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 25.4 mi (40.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), which is 42.9 mi (69 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Argentiere Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Argentiere?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 359 holiday rentals around Argentiere. From 129 chalets to 215 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Argentiere is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Argentiere?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Argentiere:

  • Chamonix City Centre: 1,216 holiday homes
  • Les Bossons: 1,675 holiday homes
  • Flaine: 229 holiday homes
  • Le Tour: 228 holiday homes
  • Montroc: 91 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Argentiere?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Argentiere. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lognan Ski Lift: 6,187 holiday rentals
  • Les Chosalets Ski Lift: 5,966 holiday rentals
  • Chamonix-Mont-Blanc Argentiere Station: 6,171 holiday rentals
  • Mont Blanc: 2,764 holiday rentals
  • Folliets Ski Lift: 6,843 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Argentiere listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Argentiere?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 129 Chalets in Argentiere. Our other popular types of Argentiere holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 215 holiday houses
  • Houses: 9 holiday houses
  • Studios: 212 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Argentiere?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 68 holiday homes with pool available in Argentiere. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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