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Inverness, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and three friends stayed at Chalet Martin for four nights during the summer, where we were welcomed by friendly hosts, Merlin and Gemma. We had an incredible experience at Chalet Martin, which was just bursting with character: featuring a lovely living room (where we were encouraged to use the guitars); access to a kitchen, showers, and laundry room (not... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very welcoming place with lots of comfortable communal space. You can cook, play guitar, talk to people, sit by the open fire... It was also nice we didn't have to check out early as it was raining that day and we could spent the day in the house. We stayed in the rustic room which has a beautiful view over... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

One of the best chalet experiences that I've ever had. Did a Via Ferrata with Gemma and Merlin on the second day and it was in general an excellent weekend. I would highly recommend staying at Chalet Martin.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Don't waste must more time in browsing the internet and searching for that perfect place, because you have finally stumbled upon it! Best things about this place: 1. It is beautiful! 2. Surrounded by beautiful mountains. 3. People managing this place are beautiful. 4. You can go on many short and long trails while staying at this place. 5. The... More 

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1 review
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Myself and 3 friends enjoyed our stay in this beautiful chalet. The atmosphere was friendly and welcoming, with the staff readily available to provide us with information about the area, and walking routes. The room was spacious and the chalet was very clean. We thoroughly enjoyed exploring the surrounding villages, mountains and valleys and couldn't have asked for a better... More 

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Coquitlam, British Columbia
1 review
Reviewed 4 April 2016

I love this chalet. It is clean and people are friendly (not just the staff, but everyone who stays and lives there). I stayed in a dorm, which had lots of space and clean comfy bedding. This is my second time staying here, and the location is so beautiful. Easy to access the ski hill on foot or via tram.... More 

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Canton of Zug, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

We got lost on our way to the chalet because of the car navigation. When calling the chalet to ask directions Merlin was very helpful and even met us in Gryon and brought us to the chalet. Overall it is very clean, the whole team was very accommodating. You can rent your ski here as well. We stayed in the... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The best Hostel I have stayed so far!! Friendly atmosphere, very clean excellent price. I recommend it to both solo skiers and groups going to Villars! Very accessible from the slopes and a lot of ski instructors staying there for the season so you get good tips!

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North Wales
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Lovely accommodation and people in the chalet and Merlin and his team could not be more accommodating. We stayed in a double room which surpassed expections, you can hear noise from the kichen, however, this did not ditract from the stay as everyone was quiet by 11 pm.

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Vesenaz, Switzerland
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6 reviews
Reviewed 20 February 2016

I spent three nights here, having some fun on the slopes! The chalet is nearby the train stop and it´s easily accesible to the closest ski lift too. It´s a warm environment in both senses :-). A clean place well taken care of, unique and authentical decoration. You find every single tool you might need in the kitchen. Very friendly... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chalet Martin was established in Gryon over 12 years ago. Located at 1180 meters high up in the mountains, our hostel offers the unique chance to experience the Alps in true Swiss fashion. Our guests are backpackers,Climbers,Walkers and outdoor folk coming to relax and enjoy the great mountain views from our sundeck in the summer or our wood fire in the winter. We'd love for you to join us in our authentic Swiss Chalet offering a cozy atmosphere, just like "home." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chalet Martin

Address: Villars, route de 3, Gryon 1882, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Gryon
Price Range: £49 - £56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Chalet Martin Hotel Gryon
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“Great views in rooms”
 of 5 bubbles evelynne2015, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The double room with balcony offer a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles Deniza_Ianev, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room looking out to the mountains - there's a wrap around balcony with seating.”
 of 5 bubbles bridgeth955, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The private room on the second floor has a balcony with amazing views, easy access to toilet and showers.”
 of 5 bubbles lodoes_awol, 1 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Just talk to Merlin and Gemma about the kind of stay you're looking for and they'll do their best to find the best room based around the other guests they have staying.”
 of 5 bubbles timdF9839SC, 18 Jan 2015 | Read review
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