Hotel de Genève

34, rue de la République, Faverges, Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, 74210, France | 2 star hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Faverges

Col De L'Arpettaz and the Gorges du Fier

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson

2
13

Hairpins, hairpins, hairpins that was the order of the day climbing this little gem just outside of Ugine. The Col De L'Arpettaz is the most enjoyable climb I have ever done. 16km of beauty on a small backroad. The only reason the tour has not ridden this is due to how narrow it is. Towards the summit is is not much more that the width of a standard bike path.

A mixture ...

Mmmm...rest day

A travel blog entry by kochwebb

1
11

... water, discolored from running across and through the slate stone that makes up the majority of the rock formations in the area. This slate makes for magnificent sites. There are vast open rock faces and the sun was shining such that the rock looked silver against the green of the pastures around it. Once at the top, we wandered around a bit and then made our way back down, making a stop in the ski village for a refreshment break. ...

Climbing two cols and coffee on Col de la Forclaz

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson

11

... Dandenongs only longer. It then links to the tougher ascent of Semnoz.
I'm soaked as I climb through the clouds but it's worth it as I summit in the mist.

Mich had planned to meet me at the top ( I sort of forgot) but getting cold after 15 minutes I descended only to here some local honking their horn as they pass me, damn it's Mich in the car, I chased as hard as I dared on the ...

I've named my bike

A travel blog entry by kochwebb

21

... 8217;s forecast was for some light rain but, while the clouds were low, the rain never appeared and it turned out to be a sweltering day. We had the typical breakfast and got ready to go. Today Connie decided to leave at the same time as me and would wait at the top of Col de la Madeleine, a 26km climb averaging 8% with a total climb of 1800m. The total distance from the hotel to our destination in St. Jean de Maurienne would be 85km.

Let ...

Connie not the support I'd hoped for

A travel blog entry by kochwebb

4
14

... her way up. I stayed around to snap a few pics and then started my way down. Once at the bottom I passed through a nice ski village and then realized that in planning my route I had inadvertently added another pass, the Col de la Aravis, which was 10km long and averaged 5%. After Colombiere this was childs play, except that the wind picked up and was in my face the whole way. Nonetheless I put that climb to bed fairly quickly and was at the top by ...

Location

This 2 star hotel is located on 34, rue de la République, Faverges.
Map this hotel

More great choices in Faverges

Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Faverges

   

TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel de Genève Faverges

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent