The 10 best hotels in Serre Chevalier

Chalets de la Ferme de Belline

Serre Chevalier is proud to offer you a privileged setting. Find your dream hotel among the 10 best hotels in Serre Chevalier!

Nestled in the Hautes-Alpes, in the heart of the star-shaped valleys of the Briançonnais, the Serre Chevalier resort offers 250 km of pistes at altitudes ranging from 1,000 to 3,000 meters. It lies on the edge of the Ecrins National Park, at the gateway to the wild Oisans region, and comprises four village resorts and thirteen hamlets.

Nature reigns supreme here: valleys, passes and peaks are your playground. In addition to its natural heritage, Serre Chevalier also boasts a fine architectural heritage. The main town of Briançon, fortified by the famous Vauban, has even been awarded the Ville d’Art et d’Histoire label!

These are just some of the reasons why Serre Chevalier is so popular with French and foreign visitors alike. Plan your stay: here’s a list of the best hotels in Serre Chevalier.

Luxury and authenticity

1. Rock Noir & Spa

Meilleurs hôtels à Serre Chevalier

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  • Hotel assets: in summer, the staff will help you organize your white-water outings and, in winter, you can take advantage of ski equipment rental and ski pass sales directly on site.
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★★

Le Rock Noir is a boutique hotel with a warm, authentic ambience that perfectly matches the spirit of this white paradise. Its noble materials, including blond wood, furs and lava stone, lend the place its elegance.

But the assets of this Serre Chevalier hotel go even further: splendid panoramic views of the peaks at any time of day or night, wellness area with indoor pool, spa… Summer or winter, the Rock Noir & Spa team will make your stay a moment of pure relaxation and exception!

2. Le Grand Aigle Hotel & Spa

le grand aigle

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  • The hotel’s assets: special offers and exclusive deals all year round to enhance your stay.
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★★

There’s nothing like the atmosphere of a mountain chalet for a breath of fresh air. Le Grand Aigle, one of Serre Chevalier’s recently renovated hotels, combines authenticity with exceptional amenities. All rooms have been carefully designed, with graphic and poetic decoration adding a real touch of elegance.

The beauty of the setting is complemented by prestigious services, including a spa where you can relax after a day of sport, and a restaurant serving mountain specialities.

3. Grand Hôtel & Nuxe

Meilleurs hôtels à Serre Chevalier

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  • Hotel assets: the best spa and relaxation experience among our hotels in Serre Chevalier
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★★

This grand hotel is all about prestige and absolute relaxation. When the sweet fatigue of a day in the mountains sets in, there’s nothing better than a massage, hammam or sauna session followed by a sensory shower.

A veritable immobile voyage, all these treatments and relaxation services are signed by the expert Nuxe brand. The hotel is also faultless. Set at an altitude of 1,350 metres, with a terrace overlooking the slopes, the hotel boasts a wooded ambience that’s contemporary, uncluttered and friendly.

4. Hotel Restaurant Le Monêtier

Le Monêtier

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  • Hotel assets: the best place to contemplate the glacier and recharge your batteries at the Grands Bains Thermaux de Monêtier-les-Bains.
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★★

Just imagine. From the first light of day, a breathtaking view of the glacier glistening in the distance. You leave your soft bed in a room carefully decorated with generous raw materials. The smell of local breakfast gently wafts up your nostrils.

Mature cheeses and jams from the cauldron: there’s nothing better before setting off to conquer the peaks and steep valleys. You can also rely on the teams at Le Monêtier to advise you on the activities available in Serre Chevalier, for 100% personalized experiences.

5. Auberge du Choucas

Meilleurs hôtels à Serre Chevalier

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  • Hotel assets: in the authentic Haut-Alpin village of Monêtier-les-Bainsayant, rich in architecture, tradition and calm, ideally placed for winter and summer activities.
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★★

Hotels in Serre Chevalier, where mountain hamlets resist the onslaught of modernity, are not lacking in charm. A case in point is this three-hundred-year-old inn, whose authenticity surpasses all expectations. But rustic doesn’t mean uncomfortable.

Behind the walls of this inn, you’ll find refined decor and furnishings, discreetly luxurious. After a day on the slopes, alternately snowy and flowery, there’s nothing like a well-deserved break by the fire. Then, when the first gurgling sounds are heard, head for the gourmet restaurant, dedicated to sharing and exchange.

Chalet atmosphere

6. Chalets de la Ferme de Belline

Chalets de la Ferme de Belline

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  • Hotel assets: in the heart of an exceptionally preserved site, at the entrance to Pramorel (a small hamlet rising above Briançon) for a perfect balance between village life and nature.
  • Budget: €€€€
  • Services: ★★★

In the midst of a forest-set meadow, the Belline farm is home to five adorable chalets open to lovers of local immersion. Built in the image of Savoyard granaries, these adorable wooden bungalows offer all the comforts of a hotel in Serre Chevalier, with the added bonus of a 100% typical experience!

Whatever the season, Belline Farm is a promise of rejuvenation and stimulation. If the chalets can boast of being at the heart of a battalion of immaculate peaks and glaciers, they can also boast of their proximity to Briançon. This pretty town, with its surprisingly southern yet contemporary flair, offers the perfect break from your sporting activities.

7. Le Chalet

Meilleurs hôtels à Serre Chevalier

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  • Hotel assets: less than four kilometers from the Serre Chevalier ski school and downtown Briançon, making your stay in the mountains even more exciting.
  • Budget: €€€
  • Services: ★★★

This chalet borders the lively, artistic and historic town of Briançon. In addition to the pleasure of sharing a few connivances with the people of Briançon, proud of their city of Art and History, you’ll enjoy a stay in the warmest of atmospheres.

The chalet is a typical Alpine establishment. The wood invokes a hushed ambience, while the garden offers an extraordinary tête-à-tête with the legendary peaks. This cozy, elegant and unpretentious cocoon is also renowned for its warm welcome and attentive service.

Economic nights

8. Bacchu Ber

Le Bacchu Ber

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  • Hotel assets: just 500 m from Briançon train station, in the characterful hamlet of Pont-de-Cevières.
  • Budget: €€€
  • Services: ★★

This charming 18th-century building respects all the codes of traditional Hautes-Alpes houses. The owners have succeeded not only in preserving the magnificent façade and vaulted main room, but also in perfecting the natural character of the premises.

Your hosts invite you to relax by the fire they light every winter evening, and share the legends of the Briançonnais region over authentic table d’hôte service.

9. Langley Hotel La Vieille Ferme

Meilleurs hôtels à Serre Chevalier

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  • Hotel advantages: ski lifts just a five-minute walk away and numerous pubs, bars and shops nearby.
  • Budget: €€€
  • Services: ★★★

Among the best hotels in Serre Chevalier, this one belongs to the Langley hotel chain. La Vieille Ferme is, however, « their most charming and rustic hotel ». This welcoming retreat has remained largely unchanged since the 18th century.

Climb the narrow staircases, skirt the century-old walls and return to your room in its original state. End the evening in the traditional French rotisserie, or enjoy a beer in the friendly bar. Then start the next day with a generous breakfast of local produce.

10. Auberge de la Paix

Auberge de la Paix

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  • Hotel assets: set in the heart of the picturesque fortifications of Briançon’s Cité Vauban
  • Budget: €€€
  • Services: ★★★

We close this ranking of the best hotels in Serre Chevalier in the unique setting of Briançon. L’Auberge de la Paix is a cozy, happy place, nestled in a noble building. It’s good to stay in an elegant house of character, without blowing your wallet.

Wooden floors, subdued lighting, muted colors and cosy plaids… Your stay will be resolutely dedicated to comfort. After all, Serre Chevalier is synonymous with skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, climbing, paragliding and even white-water sports.