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.

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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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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Summer Agenda 2022: 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 2022, 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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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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