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Things to do in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Other Great Outdoors
“The Parc Animalier de Merlet is not a zoo. It's a reserve for deer, chamois, bouquetins, marmots, llamas and more. Come see the animals in their natural habitat.”
  • 86 locals recommend
Beauty Salon
“rest your bones after a hard days skiing at the nocturnes session . Book ahead in peak season. Massages also available. Nocturnes session is about 3o euros and lasts three hours. lots of different outdoor baths to try and saunas.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“4.4km away by car, 3km walk in winter, 2.3km walk in summer. It is located at the bottom of the Bellevue telepherique. They are a good diner-style restaurant and sometimes have live music.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Has a michelin star restaurant but also a great traiteur to take away delicious goodies to scoff at the f'net. Yum. Stephanie is the owner.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Good all round supermarket with a laundry service. 24/7 access to reasonably priced petrol.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Hotel
“One of my favourite restaurants in the region. Fine Dining at very reasonable price! It also has outdoor seating which affords panoramic view of Mont Blanc”
  • 17 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“As well as being St Gervais’ trendiest bar, this relaxed modern establishment also offers dining. You can sit on the street and enjoy the evening air or relax in the outdoor sofas. Food is classical French with a modern twist. Located in the main square next to the car park. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Village
“Only 5 mins on the bus from the Chalet ‘Le Prarion’ lift takes you to the main ski area in Les Houches with runs suitable for all abilities.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Transportation
“An amazing experience to travel by tram to an altitude of 2,372m. Many hikers and climbers use the tram so reach points to start their walks/climbs. This is the highest tramway in France. The scenery is stunning and well worth a trip.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Nature
“au top l'été et l'hiver....Piscine plein air face en été face au Mont-Blanc.”
  • 7 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Try the steak wrap and chips. So delicious. The food is great here and they are very friendly. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Great cakes in the day and excellent food at night. Well priced, well served.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Sublocality
“Nature park with 7 local species of animals roaming freely - including ibex, chamois and marmots!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Resort
“6.8km away. Great burgers with crispy fries. Pizza and other dishes on the menu. Full bar.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The hotel has been run by the same family for generations. Really good French food and a legendary eat all you want dessert buffet. In the summer you get free access to their pool and clay tennis court if you have lunch there - definitely worth doing.”
  • 7 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Other Great Outdoors
“The Parc Animalier de Merlet is not a zoo. It's a reserve for deer, chamois, bouquetins, marmots, llamas and more. Come see the animals in their natural habitat.”
  • 86 locals recommend
Restaurant
“4.4km away by car, 3km walk in winter, 2.3km walk in summer. It is located at the bottom of the Bellevue telepherique. They are a good diner-style restaurant and sometimes have live music.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Has a michelin star restaurant but also a great traiteur to take away delicious goodies to scoff at the f'net. Yum. Stephanie is the owner.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Hotel
“One of my favourite restaurants in the region. Fine Dining at very reasonable price! It also has outdoor seating which affords panoramic view of Mont Blanc”
  • 17 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“As well as being St Gervais’ trendiest bar, this relaxed modern establishment also offers dining. You can sit on the street and enjoy the evening air or relax in the outdoor sofas. Food is classical French with a modern twist. Located in the main square next to the car park. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Try the steak wrap and chips. So delicious. The food is great here and they are very friendly. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
“Great cakes in the day and excellent food at night. Well priced, well served.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Resort
“6.8km away. Great burgers with crispy fries. Pizza and other dishes on the menu. Full bar.”
  • 13 locals recommend

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