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Hotel Masson

  • Switzerland, Montreux

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This popular traditional house has a romantic atmosphere and enjoys a quiet lakeside position. Stroll 25 minutes along the lake for Central Montreux or take a 5 minute bus which stops 500m away.

Set on a hill off the main road, you can enjoy elevated lake views from the colourful gardens or the secluded sun terrace. The hotels characterful living areas have paintings, ornaments and traditional décor. Grab a refreshing drink from the bar and lounge to enjoy in the picturesque hotel gardens. A small private sauna and whirlpool offer additional spaces for relaxation.

Hotel Masson uses local produce, the jam is self made from the fruits of the garden and breads are self baked. This adds to the authentic homely experience. On half board arrangement, you a treated to a hearty breakfast buffet and expertly designed 4 course evening meal. The hotel prides itself on outstanding hospitality and make sure every guest here feels personally valued.  Choose from twin rooms sleeping 2-4 and singles. The Belle epoque style bedrooms are comfortably furnished and have a romantic feel.

You can also stay at the Masson as part of our 'GoldenPass Line' rail holiday.

Added value

Early Booking Offer Summer 2020: Save up to £150 per couple (expires 30 Jan 2020, excludes arrivals 3-18 July)

Free daily packed lunch

Free entrance ticket to the 'Château de Chillon'

Exclusive to Inghams

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 30
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:

    N/A

  • Official rating: 3
  • 22m2 'twin' rooms, sleep 2-4 and have bath with showerhead, 
  • 22m2 'lake view' rooms sleep 2-3 and have bath with showerhead and balcony with lake views
  • 12m2 single rooms have shower
  • All rooms have TV with English speaking channels, safe, minibar, telephone and radio 

 

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Family rooms (sleeps 4+)
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar or fridge
  • Tea or coffee making facilities
  • Wireless internet

Accessibility

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

Meals

  • Good buffet breakfast
  • Excellent 4 course evening meal featuring fresh homemade dishes
  • Free voucher for afternoon tea and cake (once per stay)
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Lunch service:

    Not included

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter service 

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Montreux

Lake Geneva is an immense lake enjoying an unusually mild climate, and surrounded by gentle hillsides covered in vineyards & gardens. Montreux has a beautiful lakeside promenade lined with palm trees and flowers. and is a wonderful base from which to explore the region, either by boat, train, bus or on foot. Our hotels in Montreux offer a great choice of accommodation. There is plenty to see and do, all ready to be explored at your own pace. A visit to the charming ‘Château de Chillon’ is a must, whilst visitors can spend many relaxing days visiting other places of interest along the shores of the lake, such as the city of Geneva, or Evian-Les-Bains on the French side of the lake. Be sure to take the mountain train up to Rochers de Naye, one of Switzerland’s favourite viewpoints. Various festivals and events take place throughout the summer, including the famous Montreux Jazz Festival approx. 3-18 July.

Things to do in resort

  • Sightseeing
  • Lake cruises
  • Walking
  • Lakeside Strolls
  • Flora and fauna
  • History and culture museums
  • Festivals
  • Cinema
  • Cycling
  • Shopping
  • Watersports

Montreux, Switzerland is a wonderful base from which to explore the region, by boat, train, bus or on foot. Montreux has a beautiful lakeside promenade lined with palm trees and flowers. A visit to the well-known landmark, the charming 'Château de Chillon', is a must, whilst visitors can spend many relaxing days visiting other places of interest along the shores of the lake, such as the city of Geneva itself, or Evian-Les-Bains in France, either by charming lake steamer, or excellent rail links. Alternatively, take the little mountain train up to Rochers de Naye, one of Switzerland's favourite viewpoints.

Resort Card - Free to all guests

The Free ‘Montreux Riviera Resort Card’ is provided by your hotel upon arrival and gives you:

  • Free Travel on resort buses, including to Villeneuve nature reserve, Vevey and Glion viewpoint above the lake
  • Free Welcome drink at the tourist office upon arrival
  • 50% reduction on entrance to many local attractions, including Château de Chillon and Swiss Toy Museum
  • Reduced fares on some mountain railways

Subject to change.

Other things to do in and around Montreux

  • Famous 12th century Chateau de Chillon (50% reduction with resort card)
  • Visit the old town of Vevey, with its cobbled streets, little shops and local history museum (entrance Free)
  • New Charlie Chaplin Museum in Vevey opened Summer 2016
  • ‘Lavaux Vinorama’ vineyards with wine-tasting and info about this UNESCO world heritage site
  • Lavaux Passion wine festival (approx 10-11 September) in nearby Vevey (approx. Sfr30 daily entrance)
  • ‘Marmotte Paradise’ (entrance free) observation area at Rochers de Naye
  • ‘Les Grangettes’ nature reserve in Villeneuve
  • Scenic boat trips to Evian, Lausanne etc.
  • Montreux Jazz festival with live music (approx 29-30 Jun)
  • Excellent train links to city of Geneva for shopping and sightseeing
  • ‘September Musical’ classical music festival (dates tbc)
  • Regular folk markets take place in Vevey on Saturdays Jul-beg Sep
  • Street Artists festival with free shows in Vevey (dates tbc)

DiscountTravel Card included for all Inghams guests

Save up to 50% with your travel card on trips of your choice across the Swiss transport network. Included in the price of your holiday, and worth over £100!

Travel card sent to you before departure with your rail transfer tickets.

Exploring on the Swiss Transport Network

Switzerland's excellent public transport network of mountain railways, cable-cars, steam boats and buses makes it a pleasure to explore the sights, at your own pace.

Great Value Travel Passes

Purchase a travel pass and only pay one inclusive price for your trips!
Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Montreux Regional Pass (pre-bookable)

Lake Geneva Regional Pass best for unlimited travel on trains, boats and mountain railways in the Lake Geneva region including Vevey, Evian, Geneva and Rochers de Naye from £84 (any 3 days within 7, 2nd class)

Car hire is available 

 

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 6.9106146
  • Latitude: 46.4313245
  • Location Description:

    Use Riviera card to access centre by bus

     

  • Nearest Bus Stop: 500

For more information on travel and transport visit our Montreux page

Excursions

 PRE-BOOKABLE

‘Splendeur des Alpes’ lake cruise

From £14, daily
A 2 hour cruise on the picturesque ‘Haut-Lac’ where the most beautiful scenery and impressive backdrops of the upper part of Lake Geneva can be enjoyed.

Great Value Travel Passes

Purchase a travel pass and only pay one inclusive price for your trips!
Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Montreux Regional Pass

Lake Geneva Regional Pass best for unlimited travel on trains, boats and mountain railways in the Lake Geneva region including Vevey, Evian, Geneva and Rochers de Naye from £84 (any 3 days within 7, 2nd class)

Chocolate train & Gruyères Cheese Dairy*

From £55, daily (Jul & Aug) / Mon, Wed, Thu (May, Jun & Sep) ,
Journey on the famous ‘Chocolate’ train to Gruyères and onto Broc withvisits to the castle, cheese dairy and chocolate factory included

More options bookable locally

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

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

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.

Facilities

  • Attractive dining room and comfortable lounge with bar service
  • Terrace and lovely garden looking down towards the lake
  • Sauna and sanarium (pay locally)
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Situated on slope above lakeside (approx. 5 minutes’ walk uphill)
  • Member of Swiss Historic Hotels
  • Garden
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • WiFi
  • Sauna

Family Facilities

Highchairs in restaurant 

  • Cots & linen

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Hotel Masson
Montreux, Half Board
31/07/2020 - 3 nights
4 adults
From London Heathrow
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