Attractive and modern, Les Gets has evolved with the times while remaining faithful to its heritage, history, values and environment …
Here, we have set ourselves the principle that no building will ever exceed the bell tower!
We have managed to combine taste and determination with traditional architecture and ecological innovations in order to offer eco-friendly accommodation designed from materials that are both noble and respectful of the environment (wood, bio-sourced wool insulation, etc.).
The resort testifies to a real art of living in the mountains with its mastered architecture in perfect harmony with its exceptional and preserved setting. Decoration has a privileged place in homes. Authenticity and design combine with the chic and cocooning side that give that little extra soul so coveted by holidaymakers.
The summit of Europe within sight and in all its aspects from Mont Chéry, Mont Caly or Ranfolly.
In Les Gets, majestic and imposing, the Mont-Blanc massif reveals itself in all its splendor displaying a different profile depending on the slope, the altitude, the light, the weather or the time of day.
Panoramas that we never tire of … and that will leave your followers dreaming on your social networks!
7. Because families are particularly pampered
It is no coincidence that the resort has the Famille Plus label .
8. Because we adhere to its eco-tourism philosophy
Fully aware of the richness and fragility of its natural and human environment, the resort of Les Gets has been positioning itself for years towards more sustainable tourism
Several concrete actions have been implemented in the ski area and in the village: soft mobility within the resort, wood-fired boiler that supplies 12 municipal buildings, electric bicycles and mountain bikes in summer, new generation snow cannons that consume less energy, development policy of the ski area aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions and producing renewable energies, etc.
Another commitment of the resort is to support the local economy, by promoting local products and short circuits.
And tomorrow ? We will do even better!
9. Because the epicureans have found their fiefdom
The resort’s producers, traders and restaurateurs all defend in their own way a pronounced taste for the good and the refined. This standard, maintained with passion and pride over the years, has particularly found expression in
which gives pride of place to local products and short circuits.
In the restaurant as in the bakery, during skiing as at the reception of the hotel or on the farm, you will be won over by the warm, simple and attentive welcome of the Gétois.
10. Because we give a central place to the protection of the local flora and fauna
Being aware of the richness – and the fragility – of its environment and putting everything in place to preserve it: a leitmotif for the resort.
Registered in the heart of the
Geopark Chablais Unesco
which extends over nearly 900 km2 from the summit of the Portes du Soleil to the south shore of Lake Geneva, Les Gets is part of this global network of geoparks distinguished for their significant geological heritage. international.
The station therefore works alongside 61 other municipalities to study and protect these geopatrimony but also to educate and make visitors and locals aware of their protection.
An example of this approach, the wetland of Boittets
at Lac des Ecoles, which offers a beautiful educational vision of the challenges of water in the mountains. Another specific territory is that of the Plateau de Loex site
registered in the European network of “Natura 2000” natural sites identified to preserve their biodiversity. Superb landscaped and biological ensemble, this site of more than 1,200 hectares has been designated a special protection zone and special conservation zone since 2010.
Small but invaluable, the Delavay botanical garden
, located in the natural setting of Lac des Ecoles, brings together a unique collection of trees and plants, a true testimony of living heritage.
Finally, the resort actively participates in the Biodiversity Observatory
launched by the seven French ski areas of the Portes du Soleil, particularly committed to the protection of the Tétras-Lyre
, an emblematic bird species of the Alps particularly vulnerable during the period. winter.