travel advice & savings
 
SAVE on RAIL PASSES LOWEST PRICES / FREE SHIPPING on orders over $449!
Now use the Trip Planner to:
  • Find and Buy Rail Passes
  • Find and Book Hostels
Already know which Rail Pass you need?
Click here and buy now!
Special Eurotrip Member Savings!

Le Vagabond

Overall Rating
77%
365 Ave Ravannel Le Rouge
Chamonix, France
74400
Directions
Hostel Availability
nights
Hostel ImageHostel ImageHostel ImageHostel ImageHostel Image
Javascript is required to view this map.
LE VAGABOND is the famous, friendly, relaxed and atmospheric 150-year old oak-beamed, stone-built hostelry... PRESENTing carefully preserved character & traditional charm, alongside the comfort and convenience of modern-day refurbishment. VagaBED™ reception hours are everyday: from 9h00 to 10h00 in the morning; AND THEN, between 16h30 and 21h30 in the evening (CET). VagaBAR™ opening is daily, year-round: from 16h30 'til late... stayHappy between 17h30 and 18h30 with "Happy Hour" | getGrub anytime with bar snacks & meals! :: Simplicity has it's own special charm—with simple happenings everyday! THE VITAL AND VIVACIOUS VAGABOND WAY® Opening THROUGHOUT the YEAR, the Vagabond is able to provide a full range of VagaBED™ accommodation options. :: VagaBUNKer™ guests are comfortably accommodated in rooms of 2, 4 or 6 persons; Three bunkhouse rooms have balcony access to magnificent views of the massif du Mont-Blanc. :: VagaB&B™ presents spacious, well-appointed bed & breakfast rooms with fantastic uninterrupted mountain views! < Early Arrival < anticipated before 16h30 | contact VagaBED reception immediately prior to arrival BY telephone DURING reception opening hours AND obtain code for Ski/Equipment Locker... to leave luggage! >> Late Arrival >> expected after 21h30 || telephone VagaBED reception from 16h30 >> UPON day of arrival TO initiate 'Out-of-Hours' check-in procedure. < Early Departure > guests leaving before 9h00 ||| check-out with VagaBED reception before going to bed/up until VagaBAR evening closure... to return Room keys/Towels and obtain Deposits. N.B. Issued Bed Linen must be deposited by each guest in the laundry basket located in the entrance hallway upon departure. Access/Restrictions :: Strictly Non-smoking, Minimum age: 18 years (Winter season) / 12 years (Summer & inter-season), Pets are not allowed. Booking Details : All booked accommodation is 100% pre-paid upon arrival AT Check-in and BEFORE Room Key Issue. NO alterations upon or after arrival. Extension of stay/additional nights must be booked AND paid BEFORE 10h00 on morning of departure. Each issued room key requires a 20€ refundable deposit; Lost room keys are charged at 20€ Payment : Payment is accepted in EURO cash and by VISA or MasterCard. ALL card payments attract additional charge, TPE_frais @ 5.5% Catering : Self-catering facilities are available to all currently registered VagaBUNKer™ & VagaB&B™ guests in the spacious basement Common Room / Guest Kitchen [during limited opening hours]; with access to Garden Seating Area. Communication : Free Wi-fi internet access [only available during reception/bar opening hours]. France Télécom payphone in entrance hallway. Entertainment : Bar serving a wide range of beverages and offering bar snacks in front of an open log fire. Satellite TV with HD large screen projector viewing of international sporting events. Exceptional Bar Terrace presents superbly panoramic, simultaneous double aspect viewing of the Mont-Blanc massif, Le Brévent et Les Aiguilles Rouges! Guest Facilities : Heated Boot Room/Drying Room; Ski/Bike/Equipment Locker; Large Garden with outdoor Climbing Wall. Leisure Facilities : Daily weather and snow forecasts; Handy information centre for local activity leaflets, timetables, piste maps, street plans... etceteras! Laundry Facilities : Washing-machine; Tumble-dryer. Availability upon request, additional charges apply. Parking : Private outdoor car park available to currently registered VagaBED™ guests & VagaBAR™ clients at no extra charge. Safety & Security : Of utmost importance with an ADT® monitored Fire Alarm & Fire Control System providing 24/7 protection for potential emergencies. Heated mountain equipment storage locker | boot & drying room—securing skis, boards, bikes & climbing hardware—via CCTV and an ADT® monitored Intruder Alarm. Location Details : Ideally located in the Main Resort/Town Centre of Chamonix Mont-Blanc.