Getting Here

Monetier-les-Bains is at an altitude of 1500m in the Vallée de la Guisane,at the foot of the Col du Lauteret and 12km from the Napoleonic fortress of Briancon, in the Haute-Alpes department of Provence.

Turin-        Easyjet(Luton), Ryanair(Stansted )-BA-Gtwick1.5-2hrs transfer
Grenoble-  Easyjet(Luton, Gatwick, Bristol). Monarch , Ryanair(Stansted,Dublin)-1.5-2hrs.
Geneva-    Newcastle, Liverpool, Luton etc. 3-3.5hrs 

Grenoble & Turin Airport Transfers 
The Alpine Transfer Company provide reliable & safe transfers direct to our apartment from Turin Airport (1hr 40min) and Grenoble Airport (2hr 20min). Contact them to book, by following this link: Turin & Grenoble Airport Transfers 
 Linkbus are providing good value transfers to the Valley direct from Turin airport. Bus stop is just 200m from the door. Prices from 25€ per person. This runs on Saturdays and Sundays only during the ski season. 
We cannot personally recommend which you should choose, as any decision will depend on your individual circumstances. 

Regular services from Dover to Calais. Modern ships with good eating facilities. Monetier is about a 10 hour drive from the Channel ports.

A list of suitable hotels for stopping on your journey can be found on our information site Serre Chevalier Apartment


Three trains an hour transport you and your car underneath the English Channel in less than 35 minutes. Very convenient, and great for pet owners. Look out for Tesco Clubcard deals, which you can use to pay for part or all of your fare, or a frequent traveller account for regular visitors to Europe. 

Our Serre Chevalier Apartment blog  has details of hotels we have stayed in that we would recommend for your journey, many of them dog friendly and ranging from comfortable family hotels to more luxurious ones with Michelin star restaurants. 

Eurostar to Paris, then sleeper to Briancon from Paris Austerlitz, arriving 8.30 am each day. Transfer to Monetier by taxi or local bus service which runs regularly. Alternatively take the TGV to Oulx in Italy at the bottom of the Col de Montgenevre, and transfer by bus or taxi.

For more information on train travel, have a look at the  Man in Seat 61 

by Helen Beaumont

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  • Pistes just 200m from the door
  • Sunny south-facing terrace
  • Geothermal pool, sauna and hammam
  • Free Wifi
  • Well-equipped kitchen
  • Beautiful mountain views
  • Sleeps 2-4
  • Dog-friendly.

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