The Hotel Alpis Cottia and Graal Café are run by dedicated locals Greg, Fredo, Craig and their dynamic team.


Greg, born and bred in Montgenèvre, started his career as  a Ski Instructor and very quickly moved ranks to Race Coach for the local Ski Club. After many seasons coaching and developing the skills of the youngsters in town the opportunity came to take over the Graal Café and the Hotel. Soon becoming the hub of the village.


Originally from the Cote d'Azur, Fredo having grown up in her parents Provençal restaurant has made her home here in the mountains.


And finally Craig, a Yorkshireman, passionate about his skiing and roadbikes has made Montgenèvre his home over the past two decades. A fluent French speaker and always on-hand with local knowledge.


Together with their experiences in hospitality, knowledge and passion for the mountains, they and the rest of the team are delighted to be at your service.  We hope you enjoy your stay.


At an altitude of 1860m located on the French / Italian border and a short driving distance from Turin (1hr 15m).


Montgenèvre enjoys one of the best snow records in France and is ideally positioned as a gateway to the expansive "Milky Way" ski circuit boasting over 400km of pisted runs, the main site for alpine events at the Turin 2006 Winter Olympics.


There are ski areas both sides of the village and two new chairlifts have provided improved links and circulation of its ski areas, Montgenèvre provides both skiers and snowboarders with open-wide pistes to lush snow filled tree runs and valleys. Take guided tours to great accessible off-piste runs or a wee stroll over the border to Claviere, Italy and the Mont de la Lune ski area (110kms). 


The slopes are well suited to beginners and intermediates. Montgenèvre itself offers 95kms of pistes served by 26 lifts. The lower slopes offer great cross-country tracks providing 5 pistes, 29kms across the border into Italy and through the lower forests.

  • Free car park spaces available

  • Free high-speed internet

  • Free Wifi access

  • Secure Ski Locker

  • Ski Pass point of sale

  • Ski Shop discounts

  • Book Airport / Train station transfers

  • Book Green Fees 

  • Bicycle Storage / Workshop

  • Evening Restaurant July & August