Lake Annecy is considered to be the purest lake in Europe, which makes it the ideal place for water-based activities - from boat rides to more sporting activities, there is something for everyone.
Just a few minutes from the hotel you will find Brune beach, where you can enjoy swimming in the clear waters in complete tranquillity.
If you prefer, you can also indulge in numerous sports including canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding, wakeboarding, wake surfing or water skiing – in fact, plenty of opportunities for thrill seekers!
Heritage and tourism in Annecy, Haute-Savoie
Discover Annecy, known as the "Venice of the Alps". In the heart of Haute-Savoie, the city welcomes you to its enchanting setting between the mountains and the lake. Classified a city of Art and History, there are many tourist attractions to discover, and among the most famous are Annecy château, which now houses the Museum of Contemporary and Regional Art, as well as the Regional Observatory of the Alpine Lakes, the Palais de l'Isle, an original medieval building, the old town, crossed by the numerous canals, or even the Cathedral of Saint Peter...
Whether you’re on foot or a bicycle, enjoy meandering down the shores of the lake. A bicycle path runs along the western bank for about 30 kilometres and provides access to the different beaches bordering the sparkling waters. You can also enjoy one of the many hiking trails through the Mont Veyrier that snakes between villages and summits, or explore the nearby surroundings.
You can also find golf courses like Talloires located a few minutes from the hotel. You could even take to the heights and treat yourself to a flight in a hang-glider or hot air balloon over the lake!
Enjoy your stay in Veyrier-du-Lac and visit the Haute-Savoie in all its rich tapestry. Our reception desk team is at your service to inform you... By staying in our hotel, you can benefit from an ideal location for holidays in Haute-Savoie, perfect for enjoying with family or friends:
- On foot or by bike, take a trip to the Col de la Forclaz offering sublime views over the lake
- The Gorges du Fier and the canyon at Lovagny
- The medieval château of Montrottier
- The secret gardens in Vaulx
- Lake Annecy Eco Museum at Sévrier…
Winter sports and skiing
Only 20 minutes from Veyrier-du-Lac, enjoy the snowy pistes at the ski stations of La Clusaz and Grand Bornand. In the Aravis mountain range, go cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, snowboarding and other winter sports. There is something for all levels, from novice skiers to elite athletes!
You could also choose to visit Semnoz, the "Balcony of the Alps”, where you can enjoy all snow-related activities as a family.
These great events will truly make your visit sublime
Throughout the year, various sporting and cultural events, international events, and traditional festivals take place, providing you with some unforgettable moments. Don't miss out on The Fête du Lac, one of the largest firework displays in Europe, the International Animated Film Festival, King of the Lake, a wake surfing competition in Talloires, le retour des Alpages [return of the mountain pastures] which is a folkloric gathering, or even the Venetian Carnival in the old town...