Welcome to Hip Chalets – pioneers of operating luxury chalet adventures in Chamonix since 2006.
We love these mountains and we love creating exceptional holidays.
Hip operate and exclusively manage the most unique collection of luxury chalets and we tailor-make each clients' holiday to suit just them.
From self-catering experiences in our high-quality chalets, to the very best VIP services that this industry has to offer - Hip Chalets deliver. Summer and Winter, Spring and Autumn -
Hip Chalets welcome you any time of the year.
"HIP CHALETS ARE SO MUCH MORE THAN JUST A LUXURY CHALET COMPANY -
IT'S ALL ABOUT A LIFESTYLE, AND AUTHENTICITY "
Julia Strachan, founder
Why Chamonix? Well the reasons are many, but to put it simply - because Chamonix is real.
This is a historic resort, full of life, culture, story and most of all - carisma and breathtaking beauty.
Read more to find out what's on offer in Chamonix all year around for young and old - modest and thrill-seeking...
Chamonix is becoming more and more renowned for its diverse culinary pallet, offering a wonderful mix between Michelin star restaurants to innovative and cutting edge eateries, making Chamonix town so vibrant and interesting for all ages, nationalities and walks in life.
Here we share our top picks that must not be missed when visiting Chamonix.
Since 2006, Hip Chalets has been dedicated to providing ski holidays with a stylish twist combined with a standard of service for even the most discerning of customers.
Founded by the pioneering freestyle skier and artist Jamie Strachan and his Swedish rock climbing and musician wife Julia, Hip Chalets was born in Chamonix from
a sheer passion of the mountains, beautiful and unique design and the fun in life!
"WE TRY TO RADIATE ENERGY, IDEAS AND A PIONEERING MINDSET - AS WELL AS AN UNSHAKEABLE SENSE OF FUN, WHICH IS SOMETHING THAT HAS BEEN EVIDENT SINCE THE DAY WE STARTED HIP CHALETS"
Julia Strachan, Co-founder
- NEW ADDITION -
La Ferme des Frasserands, Is a historic property in the stunning hamlet of Les Frasserands, overlooking the famous ski area Les Grands Montets. A truly special property to spend their alpine holidays together amongst family and friends.
6 + 1 BEDROOMS
Les Mélèzes is a brand new, fabulous chalet that really stands out from the crowd.
Located in the picturesque village of Les Bois, with walking distance to the ski lifts, this super stylish chalet has been carefully designed to ensure a wonderful experience in the mountains for families, friends, special events and retreats.
14 - 16 GUESTS
This is a beautiful chalet with a real unique feel, located in the heart of the Chamonix valley, next to the golf course in the sought-after area of Les Glières with impressive views of the Mont Blanc mountain range.
With the wonderful forest, walking paths, bike trails, the play area of Paradis des Praz and golf course just around the corner, this is a magic family chalet both winter and summer.
8 - 11 GUESTS
CORPORATE SKI TRIPS
Chamonix is without a doubt one of the best places to come to for a corporate ski break in Europe.
With only a 1h-transfer time from Geneva airport, the resort is extremely convenient to get to.
Evening activities, helicopter tours, an amazing nightlife and stunning chalets - all combined with first class services from Hip Chalets.
The snowy hills turn green and the striking contrasts between white glaciers, blue skies and an abundance of alpine flowers make summertime in the Alps extremely special.
This is a fantastic time of the year to enjoy nature and to spend your holidays remaining active and present.
Welcome to the Alps this summer with Hip Chalets,
possibility our favourite time of the year!