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. The hotel prides itself on outstanding hospitality and make sure every guest here feels personally valued. 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.

Transfer Approx. 3hrs by rail from Zurich airport - your journey involves 2 changes of train. Or 1 hr 15 mins by rail from Geneva airport - your journey may involve a change of train.

Added value

Early booking offer available (ends 30 Jan)

Free daily packed lunch

Free entrance ticket to the 'Château de Chillon'

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 30
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 3

Rooms

  • 22 'twin' rooms, sleep 2-4 and have bath with showerhead, 
  • 22 'lake view' rooms sleep 2-3 and have bath with showerhead and balcony with lake views*
    • *Note some rooms may have restricted lake views due to protected trees
  • 12 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
  • Wireless internet
  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No
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.

In Montreux you'll have a telephone service - if you want to know more about the area or have any queries give us a call.

Excursions

 PRE-BOOKABLE

‘Riviera Tour ’ 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 £60, train will run from 11 June - 31 August 2021 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Travelling in authentic train carriages from the “Belle Epoque”, style the Chocolate Train allows passengers to discover the landscape and Swiss products. Starting in Montreux, train will cross sunny vineyards, mountain pastures and pass famous chocolate factory in Broc to arrive at the picturesque medieval village Gruyères. Upon completion of this gourmet experience, you will know all there is to know about traditional and tasty Swiss milk choco­late and the famous Gruyères cheese.

Included :

Belle Epoque train Montreux – Montbovon

• Coffee and chocolate bread served between Montreux and Montbovon

• Entrance to "La Maison du Gruyère" and entrance to "La Maison Cailler" with chocolate tasting

• Guiding

• Coach transfer from Montbovon between sites and travel back to Montreux

 

Other days out from Montreux

Visit  Glacier 3000

There is only one suspension bridge in the world that connects two mountain peaks. It is called Peak Walk by Tissot and it can be found at Glacier 3000. An adventure that you will not easily forget. Take a scenic train journey from Montreux to Gstaad and from there a Post bus to the station of Glacier 3000. Take two gondolas to the top from where views are far reaching to Jungfrau, Matterhorn and Mont Blanc mountains. Various activities from tobogganing, glacier walk, snow bus, alpine coaster, dog sled ride and place to have lunch will keep you occupied for hours.

 

The Olympic Museum in Lausanne

Learn all about the origins of the games, Olympic symbols, opening and closing ceremonies. Interactive tools allow you to put yourself in the shoes of an athlete and embody the Olympic spirit on 8000m2 of park area. Take a train from Montreux to Lausanne and plan approx. 4hours to visit the museum.

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

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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
Meals
  • Good buffet breakfast
  • Excellent four 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
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 6.9106146
  • Latitude: 46.4313245
  • Location Description:

    Use Riviera card to access centre by bus

     

Reviews of Hotel Masson

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Total price from
£2436
per person from £609
Hotel Masson
Montreux, Half Board
09/09/2022 - 3 nights
4 adults
From London Gatwick
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