Resort Extras

Resort Extras

We offer various extras that you can pre-book for your Chamonix holiday.

Log pack

If your Chamonix accommodation has a wood burning stove, you can order a starter log pack for your first night by emailing Mags at before your stay. Your log pack will then be deposited at your Chamonix accommodation for your arrival.

Our log pack costs €20 payable in cash on arrival and includes:

- a bag of logs (approximately 6-7)

- 3 x fire-lighters

- a good handful of kindling

Raclette machines & fondu sets

Your apartments or chalet in Chamonix may already have a raclette machine or fondu set. Please contact us to see if your Chamonix accommodation has one in-situ.

If not, we have a number of raclette machines and fondu sets that you can rent for your weekly stay. These are booked on a first come, first serve basis.

Please contact Mags on or text on +33 749 381876 to book.

Raclette machines are charged at €15 a week and fondu sets at €20.


Some of our holiday rental apartments in Chamonix do allow pets for a surcharge of 5 euros per pet per night. This is payable on cash on arrival to one of our team members who will meet you at your holiday apartment or chalet.

Please let us know at the time of booking so we can check if pets are allowed in the Chamonix accommodation you wish to book.

The holiday property needs to be left clean of all pet hairs and damage otherwise an extra charge will be incurred from your deposit.

Chamonix Ski Rentals

For all our apartments in Chamonix town centre or for customers who want to be fitted in the comfort of their chalet, we recommend Local CHX.

Local CHX have one aim – to take the hassle out of rental equipment. A simple online booking system makes it easy to pre-book at competitive prices. Your ski equipment will then be delivered and fitted in your chalet or apartment.

Local CHX provide both ski and snowboard rental with a focus on new equipment from Dynastar, Salomon, Atomic and Burton. You can also hire avalanche safety kit!

To book online visit for a 40% discount on the public rates or for groups email them on or call them on +44 (0)131 208 3111.

Adventure Base Mountain Guides

We’re partnered with Adventure Base Mountain Guides who offer the highest level of guiding available in the Chamonix valley. Whether you want to ski the famous Vallée Blanche, explore the vast backcountry, practise ice climbing or even try your hand at winter mountaineering, these are the go-to guides!

Get an exclusive 10% discount by quoting ‘ALPES TRAVEL’ by emailing or phoning +44 (0) 845 527 5812 for a quote or browse their website for a full list of adventures

Chamonix Ski Lessons

For all ski lessons in Chamonix, from absolute beginner to advanced off-piste courses we recommend Evolution 2.

Evolution 2 is an award winning ski school that is fast becoming one of the most respected in the French Alps. As a valued partner Alpes Travel guests receive priority.

If you would like to book ski or snowboard lessons email with the following details:





For Children

The Evolution 2 Panda club is renowned for being the best children’s ski school around and is based at the bottom of Grands Montets ski area. They accept children from age 3 upwards and of all abilities.

For Beginners

Beginner lessons are usually based at La Vormaine beginner slope at Le Tour where you can escape the crowds and concentrate on learning to ski.

Chamonix Airport Transfers

For Chamonix we recommend Chamonix Valley Transfers (CVT) for your airport transfers. Book online at and receive an instant booking confirmation. CVT are the highest ranked transfer company in the Chamonix Valley on Trip Advisor!