Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is a 19th-century spa town located halfway between Megève and Chamonix. Known as the cradle of ski tourism in France, it makes an attractive and ideal base for exploring the resorts of the Mont Blanc region. The resort has 2 centres, Saint-Gervais village (850 m) and Le Bettex/Mont d'Arbois ski resort (1400 m) linked by gondola (10 min) or road (2 km from the village centre) and offering great views over the Mont-Blanc mountain range. Three 4-storey alpine townhouses are equipped with lifts and divided to create 34 apartments. The residence is not suitable for guests with special mobility requirements. Internet access is available for a fee, and parking is available for guests arriving by car at this ski hotel. The apartments and studios come with a fully equipped kitchenettes with a microwave/grill, dishwasher, ceramic hob (4 rings) and a coffee maker. Further amenities include a TV, en suite bathroom or shower room, separate WC in most of the apartments, and a balcony or terrace. One can relax after a long day in the hot tub or sauna (fees apply for the latter), or enjoy a workout in the residence's own gym. By road: take the A40 motorway exit at Le Fayet. Follow signs for St. Gervais Centre Ville. Cross the whole of the village and at the crossroad, follow signs for Megeve. Pass the Pont du Diable (bridge) and turn into the 1st road on the left (Route du Mont Joly). After another 2 bends, slow down, and immediately after the second bend on the right a driveway leads down to the residence.