Discover the vibrant and picturesque resort of Crans-Montana for the ultimate luxury ski holiday in the Swiss Alps. This highly regarded alpine ski resort is a haven for snow sports enthusiasts and hosts a variety of music festivals throughout the year, attracting crowds from all over the globe. Whether you are a skiing enthusiast or prefer a more laid-back luxury vacation, Crans-Montana has something to offer for everyone. From exploring charming boutique shops to indulging in culinary delights at Michelin star restaurants, your days off the slopes will be just as delightful as your time on them.
Nestled in the breathtaking Swiss Alps, Crans-Montana boasts an altitude of 1,500m and hosts a world-class ski area covering 140 kilometers, reaching a maximum altitude of 3000m. The sprawling ski slopes cater to skiers of all levels, providing an exhilarating experience amidst stunning alpine scenery. However, the appeal of Crans-Montana extends beyond winter months. During other seasons, the resort transforms into an adventurer’s paradise with incredible bike parks, golf courses, and hiking trails that beckon travelers to explore the magnificent landscape in all its glory. The best part? Crans-Montana is conveniently located less than two hours’ drive from Geneva, making it easily accessible for international visitors.
Sports Club Residences & SPA
The ultra-luxury Sports Club residences & spa can be found in the heart of Crans-Montana. They are inspired by a classic Swiss design, with open-plan living areas and expansive panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
The apartments are fully equipped with a fully functional kitchen area, balcony with city views, cable flat-screen TV, private bathroom with shower, free parking, and a terrace area.
Sports Club guests have easy access to the nearby skiing resort, as well as the garden areas of the residences. The nearest airport access (Belp airport) is 46.6 miles from the accomodation.
Skiing In Crans-Montana
Ski From The Plaine Morte Glacier
Nestled on a sun-drenched plateau at an altitude of 1,500m, the enchanting Crans-Montana ski resort in Switzerland offers an idyllic setting for an unforgettable luxury ski holiday. Surrounded by the majestic beauty of the Swiss Alps, this resort boasts world-class skiing routes that cater to all levels of snow sports enthusiasts. With a sprawling ski area covering a total of 140 km, you’ll have an abundance of options to explore, ensuring each day on the slopes brings new adventures and exhilarating experiences.
One of the most awe-inspiring features of the Crans-Montana ski area is its ascent high up to the Plaine Morte Glacier, situated at an impressive 3,000m above sea level. From this vantage point, skiers can access a diverse array of slopes, each offering its own unique challenge and breathtaking views of the surrounding alpine landscape.
For those seeking off-piste skiing adventures, Crans-Montana offers an extensive playground. Beyond the forested areas near the resort, the pistes open up, making them easily skiable for beginners and providing an exhilarating terrain for deep-snow skiers. The more daring and confident skiers will find a thrilling challenge by taking the chairlift to La Toula, where an exciting descent awaits.
A Varied and exciting Alpine escape
Embraced by the breathtaking surroundings of the Swiss Alps, Crans-Montana sits in a quiet location surrounded by dramatic scenery, making it an idyllic escape for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike.
During the warmer months, this mountainous paradise transforms into an adventurer’s dreamland. For those seeking a more adrenaline-fueled experience, the resort offers a plethora of activities, including mountain climbing, paragliding, water skiing, and canyoning, among others. The nearby lakes beckon visitors to dive in for a refreshing swim, providing the perfect respite on sunny days as the waters warm up.
For golf enthusiasts, the resort features the stunning 18-hole Severiano Ballesteros Golf Course, situated high on the plateau. The golf course provides not only an exciting game but also panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, making it a golfing experience like no other.
Soak up the sun in Crans-Montana
Crans-Montana is a true relaxation resort, making it the perfect destination for those who need to recharge their batteries and forget about the stresses of daily life. This family destination caters for all ages and interests, blending together the natural wonders of Alpine living and the comforts of the modern lifestyle. From Wellness centres to shopping facilities and everything in between, you and your whole family will find a stay in Crans-Montana a truly unforgettable experience.
Discover delicious Alpine or international cuisine in one of the many award-winning Michelin star restaurants dotted throughout this Alpine village, all as you soak in the expensive mountainous views that surround you.
Crans-Montana has become a popular resort for visitors who enjoy a vibrant stay. Why not visit the bowling alley, 3D cinema, or casino. As the sun sets on this charming resort the many bars and clubs begin to open and give Crans-Montana an electric atmosphere for everyone to enjoy.
Seasons in Crans-Montana
Excitment in every Season
Crans-Montana makes a fantastic destination for the whole family all year round. The stunning mountainous landscape that encompasses the village allows for an endless number of activities no matter when you visit.
The winter months bring with them exciting snow sporting opportunities which take place on the mountains that surround Crans-Montana. There are over 140 kilometres of world-class ski runs to choose from.
As the weather begins to warm and the snow melts, it reveals dense forests, and deep blue lakes which are situated close to the village. There are a total of five lakes which are used for swimming by both visitors and locals. Swim during the slightly colder months for a very refreshing experience, or wait for the waters to warm for a more relaxed activity.
Crans-Montana is one of the most popular ski destinations in Valais, with exceptional access by both car and train. Access Crans-Montana directly from Geneva by car in less than two hours. Discover this stunning Alpine destination for yourself, and find out why it makes a fantastic break all year round.
Access By Car
From Sierre to Crans-Montana : 20 minutes
From Geneva to Sierre : 2h
From Milan to Sierre : 3h20
From Zürich to Sierre : 3h30
From Paris to Sierre : 6h30
15 mins (Sierre)