Destination guide

Friendly Les Houches will entice you

The mountains, glaciers and parks are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Les Houches. Travellers appreciate the skiing in this welcoming city. Take in top local attractions such as Bellevue Cable Car and Parc de Merlet. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Les Houches

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

  • Bellevue Cable Car (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Planpraz Tram (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Planards Adventure Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sea of Ice (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Skyway Monte Bianco (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Les Houches

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

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Les Houches

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Les Houches is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mont Blanc (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Parc de Merlet (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lake Gaillands (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Gorges of Diosaz (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lac Vert (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Les Houches

If you're travelling by train, Les Houches, Viaduc Sainte-Marie Station and Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Taconnaz Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Les Houches?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,258 holiday rentals around Les Houches. From 1,024 Chalets to 2,932 Condos/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 Les Houches is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Les Houches?

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 Les Houches:

  • Avoriaz: 513 holiday homes
  • les Carroz-d'Araches: 237 holiday homes
  • La Rosière: 3,000 holiday homes
  • Le Praz de Lys: 29 holiday homes
  • Les Bossons: 1,699 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 Les Houches?

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

  • Prarion Gondola: 8,229 holiday rentals
  • Bellevue Cable Car: 8,024 holiday rentals
  • Maison Neuve Ski Lift: 8,098 holiday rentals
  • Les Houches (Station): 8,012 holiday rentals
  • Kandahar: 8,106 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Les Houches 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 Les Houches?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,024 Chalets in Les Houches. Our other popular types of Les Houches holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,932 holiday houses
  • Houses: 115 holiday houses
  • Villas: 8 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Les Houches?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 621 holiday homes with pool available in Les Houches. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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