The traditional family run Hotel Richemond is on the lively shopping street in Chamonix centre, it still retains the original architecture which has been preserved to keep its charm.
Traditional and charming
The Hotel Richemond is still run by the welcoming Sarraz family who built it in 1914. The hotel's original architectural elements still remain visible today and some of the original furniture has been lovingly preserved, which make this grand and traditional hotel a popular choice with our guests. After a day of exploring Chamonix, the bar provides a cosy and welcoming space in front of the fireplace.
Offered on a bed and breakfast basis the hotel is an excellent choice for those wishing to sample some of the many fantastic local restaurants. Many of the wonderful local restaurants are within walking distance, so you can sample some of the regions favourite dishes including the iconic cheese fondue or Pierre-Chaud and braserade, a sizzling selection of meats which you cook yourself over hot rocks or a table top BBQ.
The hotel has a prime location in the centre of Chamonix, and is on the liveliest shopping street in the resort. You are not far from an array of shops, cafes and restaurants.
The ski areas can be accessed via the local free ski bus, which has a regular service to take you to Brévent, Flégère, Grand Montets and Le Tour. Alternatively, there is a train station 100m away, with access to Argentière and the Grands Montets ski area. Check out the 'ski and snowboard' tab to find out more information about the skiing.