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Saint Gervais

Thinking of skiing in Saint Gervais? Located at the foot of the mighty Mont Blanc, Saint Gervais offers spectacular scenery, a diverse ski area and plentiful apres-ski.

 Why Saint-Gervais Ski Resort?

  • Only 4kms from the motorway exit and TGV train station
  • Amazing scenery at the very foot of the highest peak in the Alps. Technically Elbrus is the highest peak in Europe!
  • The massive and diverse ski area is linked with Megève
  • As a year-round lived-in village, Saint-Gervais is always full of life and offers excellent après-ski

Saint Gervais Resort Information

In a splendid location at the foot of Mont Blanc, the spa resort of Saint-Gervais Les Bains has attracted tourists since 1806 - and today it’s popular with discerning skiers.

Set in a narrow river gorge half way between Megève and Chamonix, the landscape is impressive wherever you look!  

The small Alpine town of Saint-Gervais offers diverse après-ski and an excellent selection of interesting food shops, cosy bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Every Thursday morning in Saint-Gervais village there’s a superb genuine market.

Among Saint-Gervais’ attractions are thermal baths with spa treatments, a cinema, casino, and many outdoor activities such as an Olympic skating rink and unforgettable snowshoe walks. A trip up the mountain on the Mont Blanc Tramway is not to be missed.

Peak Retreats features a range of St Gervais accommodation options including hotels and self-catering ski apartments. All our accommodation has been hand-picked and is of a very high standard, providing the ideal base for a Saint Gervais ski holiday. 

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Saint Gervais ski facts:

  • Ski area: Evasion Mont Blanc
  • Resort height: 860m
  • Resort top height: 2350m
  • Evasion Mont Blanc (St Gervais, St Nicolas, Les Contamines, Megeve, Combloux, La Giettaz)
  • Km piste: 445
  • Lifts: 107 (3 cable cars, 10 gondolas, 35 chairlifts, 64 draglifts)
  • Snow cannons: 647
  • No. of slopes: 219
  • Green slopes: 37
  • Blue slopes: 63
  • Red slopes: 84
  • Black slopes: 33
    • Beginners 4 stars
    • Intermediates 4 stars
    • Experts 3 stars
    • Boarders 4 stars
  • Driving distance from Calais: 549 miles (7hrs 45)

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