Destination guide

Friendly Les Houches will entice you

The mountains, glaciers and parks are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Les Houches. Travelers appreciate the skiing in this welcoming city. Take in top local attractions like Bellevue Cable Car and Parc de Merlet. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Les Houches

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Les Houches has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bellevue Cable Car (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Planpraz Tram (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Planards Adventure Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sea of Ice (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Skyway Monte Bianco (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Les Houches

Travelers enjoy Les Houches for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, February, January or September, when snowfall averages 338.77 inches and temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Les Houches

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Les Houches is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mont Blanc (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Parc de Merlet (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Lake Gaillands (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Gorges of Diosaz (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lac Vert (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Les Houches

If you're traveling by train, Les Houches Station, Viaduc Sainte-Marie Station and Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Taconnaz Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Les Houches, FR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 3,980 vacation rentals around Les Houches. From 927 chalet rentals to 2,695 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Les Houches?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Les Houches:

  • Chamonix City Centre: 1,077 vacation rentals
  • Flaine: 217 vacation rentals
  • Les Bossons: 1,536 vacation rentals
  • Montroc: 107 vacation rentals
  • Le Tour: 126 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Les Houches?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Les Houches. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Maison Neuve Ski Lift: 7,465 vacation rentals
  • Les Houches Station: 7,393 vacation rentals
  • Bellevue Cable Car: 7,417 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Taconnaz Station: 6,760 vacation rentals
  • Coupe du Monde Ski Lift: 7,361 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Les Houches listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Les Houches?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 927 Chalets in Les Houches. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Les Houches include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,695 rentals available
  • Houses: 101 rentals available
  • Studios: 2,783 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Les Houches?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 460 vacation rentals with pool available in Les Houches. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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