Hotel Heliopic - Summer
At a Glance
Great location opposite the Aguille du Midi cable car
Kids' entertainment room with complimentary smoothie bar
Fantastic large spa with indoor pool
Wealth of activities on the doorstep
Kids will love their own dedicated space where they can sit and chill, it even has a complimentary 'drink as much as you like' smoothie bar!Scott Dunn team
The take-away service is great for getting good food to take with you on your journey in the great outdoors.Scott Dunn team
To start planning your vacation to Hotel Heliopic - Summer
Nestled at the foot of Aiguille du Midi the four star Hotel Heliopic offers a warm welcome to guests looking to experience life in Chamonix, arguably the most famous Alpine town in the world. Stylish in its design, the feel at this hotel is 'retro mountain chic' with two 4-storey chalets containing 102 rooms, a 500m² spa, restaurant and bar.
Guests are made to feel at home as soon as they set foot in the hotel; the lobby area has a friendly, sociable feel to it with lots of different alcoves to relax and enjoy a drink in. There is even a dedicated kids' area with giant beanbags, a complimentary smoothie bar and sweets and popcorn dispensers to tuck into whilst kicking back and playing games or watching a movie. The lobby also has information points for mountain guides, a self service library with mountain-related books, board games and DVDs and a music room.
There are two restaurants at the hotel: the hotel's signature restaurant serves locally inspired dishes and a daily buffet breakfast, whilst the Epicerie du Midi is a mini grocery store with a retro 50s American diner feel, serving delicious dishes to eat in or take out - perfect for those wanting to grab something and get into the great outdoors.
The Nuxe spa offers a haven of relaxation to return to after an action packed day in the mountains with a 15m x 6m indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi and three treatment rooms offering a range of treatments and massages.
The hotel offers complimentary bike hire making it easier to get out and enjoy the vast amount of biking trails Chamonix has to offer. Boasting a reputation as the 'World Capital of Mountaineering' in summer, Chamonix is awash with activities both down in the valley, on the water and up high on the mountain peaks. The unpretentious Hotel Heliopic is a great choice for families looking to embrace everything that this Alpine mecca has to offer.
Rooms at Heliopic are designed with comfort in mind and all have a balcony with views of the mountains. They are all equipped with a bath, desk, hair dryer, TV, DVD player, safe and complimentary WiFi. Whilst there isn't a minibar there are tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is available.
Baby cot and laundry service is available on request.
Approximately 25m², the superior rooms can be configured as either a double or twin bedded room . Has a separate bathroom with bath and overhead shower. There is a pull out sofa bed suitable for one person and room for a cot.
These family rooms are usually around 35m², with a double or twin bed along with a bunk bed and one shared bathroom, sleeping a maximum of four people.
Whilst there is no dedicated childcare available at this hotel, there are plenty of great facilities for children. It has a dedicated kids' entertainment room containing giant beanbags, games, a smoothie bar and sweets and treats which are all free for guests to enjoy.
The Heliopic has a spectacularly large Spa to indulge in with lots of facilities and treatments to aid relaxation, together with the indoor pool.
There are two restaurants, the Heliopic restaurant is for enjoying fine dining whilst the Epicerie du Midi has lighter food with take away available.
A large 500m² spa, with steam room, sauna, ice grotto, tepidarium, ice bath and relaxation area.
15m x 6m swimming pool with jacuzzi.
|The Heliopic Restaurant||
Serves buffet breakfast from 0630 - 1000 and dinner from 1900 to 2200 with the choice of a set menu or a la carte options.
|Epicerie du Midi||
Gourmet takeaway, serving a large selection of food which can either be eaten in this American-style diner or taken away. Open from 7am to 4pm.
With a wealth of activities on the doorstep you can immerse yourself in all that Chamonix has to offer. Take advantage of the complimentary bike hire from the Heliopic to explore the vast array of bike trails or enjoy hiking, climbing, or more extreme sports such as climbing or paragliding. There is a guide meeting point at the hotel should you wish to take advantage of the local knowledge and hire a mountain guide.
Location & Directions
Hotel Heliopic is situated at the foot of the Aiguille du Midi cable car and a five minute walk from the center of Chamonix.