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, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

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)
Weather

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.

Where to stay around Les Houches?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 4,304 vacation rentals near Les Houches. From 1,054 Chalets to 2,959 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Les Houches for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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:

  • Avoriaz: 501 vacation rentals
  • Chamonix City Centre: 1,212 vacation rentals
  • Argentière: 382 vacation rentals
  • Flaine: 300 vacation rentals
  • Les Carroz d'Arâches: 224 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Bellevue Cable Car: 7,790 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Taconnaz Station: 7,154 vacation rentals
  • Les Houches Station: 7,763 vacation rentals
  • Prarion Gondola: 7,935 vacation rentals
  • Servoz Station: 8,692 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Les Houches listed on HomeAway 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. HomeAway has 1,054 Chalets in Les Houches. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Les Houches include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,959 rentals available
  • Houses: 117 rentals available
  • Villas: 6 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages 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 577 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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