Hôtel Grandes Rousses

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, soundproofing

Overview of Hôtel Grandes Rousses

Hôtel Grandes Rousses

4.0 star property
Cognet ski-in/ski-out hotel with ski storage and ski passes

8.6/10 Fabulous

148 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
425 Route du Signal, l'Alpe-d'Huez, Huez, Isere, 38750
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Ski storage
  • Ski passes
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Cognet
  • Les Deux Alpes Ski Resort - 28 min drive
  • Écrins National Park - 121 min drive

Getting around

  • Jarrie-Vizille Station - 47 min drive
  • St-Georges-de-Commiers Station - 53 min drive
  • Pont-de-Claix Station - 53 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Hôtel Grandes Rousses

Hôtel Grandes Rousses allows you more time for skiing with ski-in/ski-out access. Guests can indulge in sports massages, body wraps, or facials, and L Esperance, one of 2 restaurants, serves French cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. Other highlights at this upscale hotel include an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Skiers will appreciate access to ski passes and storage. The helpful staff and location get good marks from fellow travelers.


English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 106 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors


  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after noon please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, 1 per room, up to 88 lbs)*
  • Pets must be supervised
  • Food and water bowls available


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Onsite valet parking (EUR 25 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Free offsite parking within 0.6 mi


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast (surcharge) 7:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Playground
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Children's menu
  • Toys
  • Children's books

What to do

  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Ski passes
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Sledding nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (915 square feet)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool loungers
  • Ski storage


  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1954
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Spa services
  • Sauna
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Grab bar near toilet


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish


  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Ski passes
  • Ski storage
  • Ski lifts nearby
  • Ski runs nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Ski lessons nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Ski rental shops
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Children's robes and slippers

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service

What to enjoy

  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 5 treatment rooms. Services include sports massages, facials, body wraps, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.


L Esperance - This restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available.
Ferme d'Hubert - This bistro serves lunch only. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.50 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.

Optional extras

  • Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 25 for adults and EUR 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 50 (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between June 01 and August 24.

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for EUR 90.0 per night


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per day


  • Valet parking costs EUR 25 per day

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and a security system on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1000, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on December 24.

A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on December 31.

Also known as

Hotel Les Grandes Rousses
Hotel Rousses
Les Grandes Rousses
Hotel Les Grandes Rousses France/Rhone-Alpes
Hôtel Grandes Rousses Huez
Hôtel Grandes Rousses
Grandes Rousses Huez
Grandes Rousses
Hôtel Les Grandes Rousses
Hôtel Grandes Rousses Huez
Hôtel Grandes Rousses Hotel
Hôtel Grandes Rousses Hotel Huez

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10/10 Exceptional

Location loca loca
This place was very nice, quality rooms very comfortable friendly staff for the most part, did talk to 3 people and never got towels at the pool and finally resorted to using wet towels to “dry”off. Location could not be better snow cat groomed through the building at night pretty cool to watch. Would definitely stay there again.
ZACHARY, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

ZLATKO, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Incroyable et magnifique
Séjour incroyable.
Sarah, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

gorgeous hotel with heated outdoor pool
Lovely hotel, heated pool and jacuzzi were perfect for Mountain climate, restaurants and indoor spa/pool looked amazing but closed due to covid and/or seasonality. Huge super comfy bed in prestige room. Would stay here again during ski season in a heartbeat!
Madeline, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fantastic Hotel. Great location and very friendly staff. The food was sensational. Going there again.
7-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Superb Hotel
Fantastic hotel with a great location. Clean and modern with superb facilities. All the staff are amazing, they can’t do enough for you, very helpful and friendly tending to all your needs.
Robert, 5-night trip
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4/10 Fair

It used to be very good...now it's just a mess!!
I have been to this hotel 3 times and it used to be really good, unfortunately now it has been expanded and is just a huge disorganized mess! At checkout they tried to charge me again even though I had already paid for the room online, same for the second room which was a present for my parents (and in this way they saw the price). They tried to charge me for stuff inside the minibar which we didn't use because they had no idea what was in the room. Before they expanded the hotel clients had access to the SPA,now it is at an extra cost (indoor spa).It is only free if you use it between 10am - 2pm which is useless for anyone that is there to ski. The new outdoor SPA is nice but definitely not big enough for the amount of people the hotel can now accommodate: they have hundreds of rooms and the outside SPA has 8 places in the Jacuzzi and 8 in the Sauna. The new rooms are aesthetically nice but not finished (missing parts, empty picture frames) and badly organized: nowhere to hang towels in the bathroom, bathroom door that can be only half opened because the TV is blocking the other half, room was dusty, extremely uncomfortable to enter the shower/bathtub since you need to climb over a high bathtub wall and land on the tilted part of the tub where your back is supposed to go (there is no way an elderly person will get in and out of it). The great 4 stars hotel and nice services doesn’t exist anymore,now you will just get a giant disorganized mess which is definitely not worth it
Emanuele, 2-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Definitely not worth the money; go elsewhere
After a 2 week tour of France, we can definitively say this was our worst experience. The service was terrible. We asked where to park, and we weren’t allowed to leave our bags in the lobby while we moved the car. We weren’t told there was a shuttle and the lot we were directed to was full. We had to drag our suitcases 500m in the snow. When we asked about the shuttle the next day they said we needed to wait. 20 minutes later we decided to walk... again. We had the Christmas Ever dinner at great, great cost, and the food was terrible. Multiple people left before the last course. We were ignored by the servers for most of the meal. Later on in the trip we had a *** Michelin meal that cost less than the dinner we had here. After dinner the empty lobby bar blasted club music until late in the night. When we asked if the music could be turned down because our windows were shaking they said there was nothing they could do. Overall, the trip was a mix of budget and nicer hotels, and I preferred the budget over this hotel. The view from the room was nice, but everything else was way below average. Bad service, bad food, poor amenities that they charges guests the privilege to use. I have tried to contact the management about our experience and have not gotten a response. There are cheaper hotels in the area that offer better amenities and attitudes.
Sally, 1-night trip
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