Blog of the Chalet-Hotel **** les Gentianettes. Made in Haute-Savoie.



A blog to discover the Savoyard culture, activities, news, gastronomy and its sublime nature. In this blog, we also share with you any other information we deem useful to ensure that your stay in the Alps, in summer or winter, is as serene as possible.

8 reasons to book a hotel room

in Haute-Savoie at Les Gentianettes

Les Gentianettes Hotel is the ideal place to enjoy an authentic Alpine experience in Haute-Savoie. Nestled in the picturesque landscape of the Abondance Valley, the hotel offers the perfect blend of comfort, exquisite cuisine and outdoor activities. 

Here are eight reasons why you should have a great time at La Chapelle d'Abondance in the heart of the Portes du Soleil.

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Discover our establishment

during a group holiday in Haute-Savoie

Find out how our chalet-hotel Les Gentianettes welcomes you for your seminars and group stays.

Located in the heart of the Alps, in a typical village in the Haute-Savoie region, our chalet hotel **** Les Gentianettes offers an idyllic setting for welcoming nature lovers and lovers of the great outdoors.

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Our chalet hotel **** les Gentianettes is pleased to announce that it is officially a member of the Savoie Mont Blanc Exellence Accreditation Commission.

What does this mean? Find out now. 

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Summer Agenda 2023: what can you do in the Evian Country Valley of Abondance?

Summer is approaching, and it's time for festivals, parties and sporting events to brighten up your stay at our Chalet-Hotel Les Gentianettes. Every so often it is difficult to know what there is to do around you during your stay in our hotel. In this article, let's take a look at the agenda of this summer 2023, a summer season full of entertainment in Haute-Savoie, in the Evian region and the Abondance Valley. The activities on offer are generally located 30-40 kilometres from the hotel. Discover the events in the region that you should not miss this summer!

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Fresh snow for spring skiing in 2023:

make the most of

the Portes du Soleil ski area


Spring is fast approaching and it's time to plan your ski vacation before you have to wait for the next winter season!

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Snow is back!

Book your holiday this winter 2023

at Chalet-Hotel les Gentianettes.

Winter lovers can now rejoice, the snow is back in quantity, to everyone's delight! To make the most of this season, why not discover the many winter activities and enjoy your snow holidays this winter 2023? 

Let's find out now together in this article the latest news about the opening of the slopes around Les Gentianettes in the Portes du Soleil area, and the activities that will make your winter holiday unforgettable. 

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Christmas and New Year at

Les Gentianettes in the Abundance Valley :

discover our festive menus and gift vouchers

The snowflakes are already falling, and Christmas is just around the corner. Get ready to spend an unforgettable time during the festive season at Les Gentianettes, in the Abondance valley!

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Evian Country - Abundance Valley
: what activities to do in winter
around the Gentianettes ?

Now that the summer vacations are behind you, you are already starting to prepare for the winter vacations. For an incredible alpine holiday, with family, friends or as a couple, the Gentianettes and its many winter activities are waiting for you. There is something for everyone!

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The best hikes in the Evian Countryside, Abondance Valley

Would you like to discover the Abondance Valley, its breathtaking alpine landscapes and its picturesque hiking trails through the green mountain pastures? Whether you are an experienced hiker or a family hiker, discover the typical landscapes of Haute-Savoie! Head for the best hikes in the Portes du Soleil. Our hotel Les Gentianettes, located in La Chapelle d'Abondance, in the heart of the Abondance Valley, in France, is a superb starting point for your hiking trip. Let's go and enjoy the view!

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What to do in summer around the Gentianettes in Evian - Abondance Valley region?

Need to relax and breathe the fresh alpine air of the Haute-Savoie, to enjoy nature and the many summer activities that the local mountains offer? Head for the picturesque Abondance Valley on the summits of the Evian - Abondance Valley region. Here, in La Chapelle d'Abondance, our four-star hotel restaurant Les Gentianettes is waiting for you to come and put down your bags and discover the region. This holiday destination that leaves no one indifferent is waiting for you.

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Sensitive to offering the best service season after season since 1994, we are committed to always innovating to offer you a relaxing and wellness experience in Haute-Savoie. This year 2022, we are offering you two new features, two new equipments, two new possibilities to relax in our Relaxation area. Let's discover these exceptional facilities together!

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In Haute-Savoie, French gastronomy and the pleasures of the table have always been an integral part of the local culture. For the Chalet-Hotel Les Gentianettes, The Originals Relais, our chef Claude TRINCAZ has been mastering the culinary art in our restaurants in La Chapelle-d'Abondance since 1994. 

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