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Rockypop Hotel

  • France, Chamonix

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The Rocky Pop offers a stay unlike any other in the Alps! Perfect for families, couples and groups, guests can immerse themselves in a playful yet relaxed atmosphere which challenges the concept of a traditional hotel. Open plan dining spaces and spacious, covered outdoor bar and terraces lead onto the local grounds providing this property with a very sociable and inviting atmosphere.

Located in Les Houches, it provides a great starting point for exploring Les Houches and the Chamonix Valley. The local bus for either direction is located just outside the property.

Added value

Exclusive to Inghams

Free tea and coffee all day from the lobby

Free packed lunch with roll, cake and fruit

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 148
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 2
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 3
  • All rooms have twin or double beds (please specify when booking) shower, hairdryer, safe and video on demand with english channels.
  • Duo Rooms (A2) sleep 1-2
  • Duplex rooms (B4) sleep 2-4 and have a Mezzanine with double or twin beds and lounge with 2 pull-out single sofa beds for children under 15 years or 1 additional adult.

450

Bedroom facilities

  • Hairdryer
  • Room safe

Accessibility

Contact us for details of accessible rooms.

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Meals

  • Buffet breakfast with hot and cold options
  • Three course evening meal with choice, influenced by French cuisine and option to swop two courses for a pizza or gourmet burger
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Hot and cold buffet

  • Lunch service:

    Lunch snack included (ham or cheese roll/cake/fruit)

  • Dinner service:

    Three course meal with option to exchange courses

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

Chamonix

The dazzling snow cap of Mont Blanc, Western Europe’s highest mountain, is a magnificent backdrop to the colourful resort of Chamonix and its smaller, but very attractive neighbour, Les Houches. From relaxing strolls to challenging hikes, this ideal walking country offers something for everyone.

The huge choice of outdoor activities (see our excursions tab) includes rafting, parapenting, mountain biking, climbing, horse riding and summer toboganning. In Chamonix, there is also a superb adventure park, a sports centre and a wonderful 18 hole golf course in Le Praz and mini-golf. Why not try our fantastic new Peaks of Perfection Activity Week in Chamonix, a perfect holiday if you love an active break, leave the organising to us!

Offering a wide range of shops, cafés, bars and restaurants, Chamonix also has a cinema, casino and nightclubs. Take a trip up the spectacular Aiguille du Midi, one of Europe’s highest cable-cars, or a ride on the famous rack railway to 6,200ft to admire the stunning Mer de Glace glacier. For those looking to beat the crowds, spend an unforgettable night in the Refuge du Montenvers, sitting on the top of the Mer de Glace.

The Chamonix Valley Card is provided by your hotel upon arrival and offers FREE bus and train travel in the Chamonix Valley and reductions on many other services. The Mont Blanc Multipass is also available locally through our in resort Rep and provides a great value option for those wanting to explore numerous peaks using the in resort lift system - see our Inghams Plus tab.

Things to do in resort

  • Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Golf
  • Horse-riding
  • Paragliding
  • Walking

From relaxing strolls to challenging hikes, holidays in Chamonix offer something for everyone. The huge choice of outdoor activities includes rafting, parapenting, mountain biking, climbing and summer tobogganing. There is also a superb adventure park, a sports centre and a wonderful 18 hole golf course and mini-golf; be as relaxed or active as you like. Ride one of Europe's highest cable cars to the spectacular Aiguille du Midi overlooking Mont Blanc, the famous rack railway to 6,200ft to admire the stunning Mer de Glace glacier, or take a trip to Les Houches, Chamonix's quieter village neighbour, 6km down the valley.

 

The lifts are open on the following dates:

Brévent - 8th June to 15th September 2019

Grands Montets - dates to be confirmed

Aiguille du Midi - open year-round (weather dependent) 

Montenvers Mer de Glace train - open year-round (weather dependent)

Les Houches - 8th June to 22nd September 2019

Le Tour - 8th June to 22nd September 2019

Glacier des Bossons - 16th June to 15th September 2019

NB. The Flégère lift is not open in summer 2019 due to ft replacement, but the same walking area can be accessed via the Brévent lift.

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 6.815432
  • Latitude: 45.897377

For more information on travel and transport visit our Chamonix page

Excursions

Annecy £49, full day, Friday (Summer 19, £50)

The Venice of the Alps. Take a boat trip on beautiful Lake Annecy (pay locally €15), then browse through the colourful market, relax on a café terrace and visit the fascinating château.

Three Countries Tour £62, full day, Monday (Summer 19, £64)

Begin with a scenic drive up-valley to the Col de Forclaz for a superb view of the Rhone valley, then through Swiss vineyards, before arriving at the Grand St. Bernard Pass on the Swiss-Italian border. Time for a stroll around the lake, then to Aosta - 'Rome of the Alps'. An unforgettable day of varied landscapes, cultures and architecture!

We have new and exciting pre-bookable activity packages now available in Chamonix for summer 17 & 18. Applicable for Wednesday arrivals only, guests can now book the following:

Mountain Magic - £121 (Summer 19, £124)

A great introduction to some of the exciting activities Chamonix has to offer including white water rafting, guided biking and gentle hiking.

  • River Rafting which starts and finishes in Chamonix on the river l’Arve, which runs through the centre of Chamonix – 45 minutes long.
  • Guided biking, a is cross-country through forests and rivers, not going on chair lifts, part of a group and bike included.
  • Guided Hike which is a half day hike with a guide around the Chamonix valley. It will be a gentle walk, not too strenuous.

All ½ days

Ice, Air & Rapids - £260 (Summer 19, £267)

For the adrenaline seekers, experience big thrills white water rafting in Italy, land in front of the Chalet Hotel Sapinière as part of a tandem paraglide and take on the Mer de Glace glacier with a guide and all equipment included.

  • White Water Rafting in Italy at Dora Baltea. Guests are collected and taken to the start point, follow a 30km stretch of the Dora river. Active adrenaline adventure and intense thrills on big waves - You MUST be able to swim well. Half day adventure.
  • Parapenting from the Brevent. Take off from the top of the Brevent and enjoy fantastic views. You land in front of the Sapinière! Guests will fly in tandem with a qualified parapent pilot. Please note that a lift pass to start point is not included.
  • Full day glacier hike on the Mer de Glace (great day out for a taster of a glacier/ice walking). The Mer de Glace is one of the most well know glaciers in the Alps. Guests will be equipped with crampons, a harness and ice axes. The guide will lead you.

All bookable for ages 12 and over.

Date and times of each activity will be advised on arrival as the itinerary will be dictated by weather and groupings

Please note that we act at all times as selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions.

Facilities

  • Outdoor terrace
  • Large lounge & cocktail bar with table football and arcade games
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • WiFi

Local Fees and Taxes

Resort Tax


Special Offers

EARLY BOOKING OFFER for Summer 19: Save up to £160 per couple (Subject to availability)

* Prices include flights, transfers, the relevant nights' accommodation and meals as indicated. Prices shown online are after deducting any applicable Early Booking Offer.

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