FAQ

What do I need to know before I arrive?

WHERE AND HOW TO BOOK THE BEST PRICE?

To book at the best available rate online, simply contact our call centre on +33 4 50 91 48 59 or book on the hotel's official website. A difference of up to 50€ is applied by the online booking sites. You can also benefit from exclusive offers by booking directly at the hotel Les Fermes de Marie.

WHAT INFORMATION DO I NEED TO PROVIDE TO MAKE MY RESERVATION?

To book a room at Les Fermes de Marie, we will ask you for the following information:

- Name and surname

- Postal address

- Email

- Mobile phone number

- Name and surname of other participants in the trip

You will also be asked to provide a credit card to guarantee your booking and pay any deposit.

DO I HAVE TO PAY A DEPOSIT OR GIVE MY CARD AS A GUARANTEE?

Depending on the rate you choose when booking your stay at Les Fermes de Marie, you will be required to pay 50% or 100% of the cost of your stay before arrival. The deposit can be paid by credit card (3D secure payment), cheque or bank transfer depending on your preference.

WHAT ARE THE CANCELLATION CONDITIONS?

In case of cancellation less than 30 days before arrival, we will keep the full deposit. If you have to cancel on the day of your arrival or you do not show up, you will be charged the full amount of the stay if you have only paid 50% of the deposit.

WHAT ABOUT THE TOURIST TAX?

For all stays at the hotel Les Fermes de Marie, a tourist tax of 2.5€ per day and per person over 18 years old is applied by the commune of Megève.

DO YOU HAVE CONNECTING ROOMS? FAMILY ROOMS?

Dreaming of a magical stay in Megève? Les Fermes de Marie is the ideal place to stay with your family or friends. This hamlet of Savoyard farms is a real cocoon of well-being for your whole tribe. Summer, autumn and winter, meet your family and our family or communicating rooms for a tailor-made stay. For any request, we invite you to contact our reservation agents by phone at +33 4 50 91 48 59

IS IT POSSIBLE TO HAVE A COT IN THE ROOM?

Les Fermes de Marie is a Family Friendly hotel. For your trips to Megève with your baby, we offer a baby care service including a baby bed, a changing table, a bathtub, a thermometer and a nightlight for 25€.

IS IT POSSIBLE TO HAVE AN EXTRA BED IN THE ROOM?

Would you like an extra bed in your room during your stay at Les Fermes de Marie? We suggest you contact our reservation service before your arrival at +33 4 50 91 48 59. Some of our rooms offer the possibility of this extra bed for a fee of 70€ per night. Other rooms in the hotel do not have the possibility to add an extra bed.

DO YOU HAVE ROOMS WITH A TERRACE OR BALCONY?

All the rooms at Les Fermes de Marie have a terrace or a bacon, except for our classic rooms. If you wish to have a special view, our reservation service is at your disposal to help you choose the room that corresponds to your expectations.

DO ALL ROOMS HAVE A BATH?

All rooms at Les Fermes de Marie are equipped with a sandstone or slate bathroom with bathtub.

ARE CHILDREN ACCEPTED AT THE MARIE FARMS HOTEL?

Through its history, Les Fermes de Marie conveys the values of family, well-being and the art of living in the mountains. A real cocoon for your stays with babies, children and teenagers, find this Kids Friendly hotel near the heart of the village of Megève. Here everything is made for them: a swimming pool dedicated to families, a kids club and a kids concierge, large lounges and family or connecting rooms! Les Fermes de Marie is also a member of the "The Little Guest Collection" label, which includes the best hotels for families in the world!

CAN I BRING MY PET?

Don't leave your pet alone during your holidays! Les Fermes de Marie is a Pets Friendly hotel where good living reigns. Discover our dedicated reception for your pets including a bowl and a cushion at the rate of 35€ per day, excluding food.

DO YOU OFFER BREAKFAST OR HALF-BOARD OPTIONS?

In Megève, the hotel Les Fermes de Marie offers you two options. According to your wishes, you can choose between our formula including your room and breakfast; or our half-board formula during your entire stay.

DO YOU HAVE A CAR PARK? DO YOU HAVE TO PAY FOR PARKING?

Just a stone's throw from the centre of the village of Megève, Les Fermes de Marie has its own car park. This is offered to you for any stay at the hotel

HOW TO GET TO MARIE'S FARMS?

There are several routes to the Fermes de Marie, depending on your point of departure:

- When you arrive in Megève, if you are coming from Sallanches or Combloux, continue on the RN 212 towards Albertville. At the roundabout at the exit of the village after the Weldom shop, take the 3rd exit on your left towards "Chemin de Riante Colline". Then you will see signs indicating the direction to the Fermes de Marie hotel.

- If you are coming from Albertville or Praz sur Arly: at the 1st roundabout at the entrance to Megève take the 1st right towards "Chemin de Riante Colline". You will then see signs to the Fermes de Marie hotel.

For your parking, Les Fermes de Marie has a private car park which is included in the price of your stay.

DO YOU HAVE A SHUTTLE FROM THE AIRPORT OR THE GENEVA TRAIN STATION TO THE HOTEL DES FERMES DE MARIE?

Les Fermes de Marie's concierge service is at your disposal to organise your transfers from the airport or the Geneva train station. We invite you to contact our concierges directly by phone at +33 4 50 91 49 73 to facilitate your arrival in Megève and at the Fermes de Marie hotel.

IS THE HOTEL CLOSE TO THE CENTRE OF MEGÈVE?

This hamlet of ancestral farms is located just a stone's throw from the centre of Megève. Located exactly 350 metres from the heart of the village, Les Fermes de Marie offers a relaxing setting while being a 5-minute walk from all the amenities and shops of this small mountain town. A shuttle service is also available to facilitate your travels in Megève.

IS THE HOTEL CLOSE TO THE SKI SLOPES?

Just a stone's throw from the slopes, Les Fermes de Marie offers you the perfect combination of a stay in the snow and cocooning in our Pure Altitude mountain spa. Only 1 km from the slopes, the hotel in Megève offers a shuttle service that will take you to the slopes and pick you up on request. During your stay, you can also discover our Ski Shop. All winter long, it offers you the best ski brands, a large choice of accessories and a very nice selection of ready-to-wear (Lacroix, J.Lindeberg, Oakley...).

DO YOU HAVE SPECIAL OFFERS OR HOSPITALITY FOR A ROMANTIC EVENT OR STAY?

Les Fermes de Marie is the ideal place to celebrate a romantic occasion all year round. Whether it's a romantic getaway, anniversary, proposal, engagement party, wedding, honeymoon, etc., we offer "romance" packages for every event, including a welcome in your room with champagne, red roses and sweet treats! Because each story is unique, our teams are at your disposal to organise the tailor-made event of your dreams and suspend the love of your life!

What do I need to know for my stay in the country?

WHAT ARE THE ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIMES?

On arrival at Les Fermes de Marie you can check in from 4pm.

For all arrivals before 4pm, we offer you to relax in our lounges. After your journey you will appreciate to find yourself comfortably installed in a restful setting.

On departure you must check out by 12 noon at the latest. If this time is not respected, we will be obliged to charge you for an extra night.

IS IT POSSIBLE TO DO A LATE CHECK-OUT?

Les Fermes de Marie offers its guests the possibility of a late check out, depending on the availability of the room. During your stay, do not hesitate to ask our reception for this.

IS THE RECEPTION OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY?

To guarantee an exceptional stay, the Fermes de Marie reception is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

IS WIFI FREE?

Free wifi throughout the hotel

DO YOU HAVE 24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE?

In response to the expectations of our guests, the Fermes de Marie room service is available 24 hours a day. Our reception is at your disposal for any request.

DO YOU HAVE A CHILDREN'S CLUB?

In Megève, Les Fermes de Marie welcomes your children during your stay in the mountains. At the Kids Club of the hotel, and under the supervision of the parents, meet our Kid Concierge at the Children's Hamlet every day from 4pm.

Please note that the children's club at Les Fermes de Marie is not open on Sundays during the school holidays, and on Fridays and Saturdays outside the holiday period and autumn weekends.

DO YOU OFFER A BABYSITTING SERVICE?

A babysitter can be booked on request from 15€ per hour.

DO YOU HAVE A LAUNDRY SERVICE?

The Fermes de Marie hotel offers a laundry service on request and for a fee.

WHAT PAYMENT METHODS ARE ACCEPTED?

You can pay for your stay by the following methods: cheque, Visa, Mastercard, amex and cash.

What do you need to know about catering?

WHAT ARE THE BREAKFAST TIMES?

Our gourmet mountain breakfast is served daily in the Traditional Restaurant from 7:30 to 10:30.

DO YOU SERVE BREAKFAST IN YOUR ROOM?

On request, breakfast can be served directly to your room from 8am to 11am at no extra charge.

HOW MANY RESTAURANTS DO YOU HAVE? WHAT ARE THE SPECIALITIES OF THESE RESTAURANTS?

Les Fermes de Marie in Megève has two restaurants:

- The Traditional Restaurant which offers authentic market cuisine.

- The Alpin Restaurant offers typical Savoyard cuisine.

In winter, and on reservation, discover our exceptional table: La Salle à Manger. After a sporty day on the slopes or a relaxing one in our Pure Altitude Spa, enjoy an all-truffle dinner in Megève.

In summer and autumn, let yourself be charmed by our mountain pasture. For lunch or dinner and by reservation, enjoy an exceptional moment in a typical Savoyard mountain pasture.

WHAT ARE THE RESTAURANT OPENING HOURS?

Our restaurants in Megève are open to Fermes de Marie customers and to outside customers by reservation:  

- The Traditional Restaurant welcomes you every day for lunch and dinner.

- The Alpine Restaurant is only open during the winter season, every day for dinner, and offers traditional mountain cuisine and fondue specialities.

- La Salle à Manger is our exceptional table offering you all winter long, upon reservation, a dinner entirely based on truffles.

In summer and autumn, Les Fermes de Marie also offers its customers the opportunity to discover and dine in a high mountain pasture. This Savoyard table is available every Wednesday lunch and Friday evening during the summer, and Saturday lunch during the autumn weekends.

DO I NEED TO BOOK IN ADVANCE?

Exceptional mountain restaurants in the village of Megève, we advise you to make your reservation in advance to guarantee your table.

DO YOU OFFER CHILDREN'S MENUS?

Les Fermes de Marie is a member of "The Little Guest Collection" and offers its youngest guests a children's menu adapted to their needs. Our children's menu is available all year round in the Traditional Restaurant and in room service. Our dedicated Kids Club, the Hameau des Enfants, also offers a special menu as well as a table d'hôte where you can leave your children with them while you dine.

DO YOU HAVE HIGH CHAIRS?

In our restaurants in Megève, high chairs are available for our youngest guests.

DO YOU OFFER VEGETARIAN OR VEGAN MENUS?

The Traditional Restaurant offers vegetarian and vegan dishes to suit all dietary habits.

DO YOU HAVE A TERRACE WHERE WE CAN EAT?

In Megève, Les Fermes de Marie offers a terrace in the middle of the gardens where you can have lunch or dinner depending on the weather.

WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS OF THE BAR?

The Fermes de Marie bar in Megève is open every day from 10am to midnight.

What do I need to know about the spa?

WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS OF THE SPA?

Enjoy a true moment of plenitude in Megève at the Pure Altitude Spa of Les Fermes de Marie. Treat yourself to a treatment based on our mountain plants from 9:30am to 12:30pm and from 3pm to 8pm. And relax in one of our wellness areas from 7.30am to 9.30pm for a moment of 100% Alpine well-being.

IS THERE A JACUZZI? SAUNA ? HAMMAM ? SWIMMING POOL ?

The wellness area of the Pure Altitude Spa at Les Fermes de Marie in Megève is equipped with a swimming corridor, an indoor swimming pool, a dry and wet sauna, an outdoor sauna, several Japanese baths, an outdoor and indoor jacuzzi, a steam bath, a relaxation room and a fitness room.

ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED IN THE SPA?

The Pure Altitude Spa at Les Fermes de Marie has two wellness areas:

- A first "family" area where children are welcome accompanied by their parents.

- A second area reserved for adults and consisting of a swimming pool, sauna, hamam, Japanese bath and a rest room. This relaxation area is, unlike the "family" area, forbidden to children.

ARE THE SPA AND POOL RESERVED FOR HOTEL GUESTS?

The Pure Altitude Spa at Les Fermes de Marie in Megève has facilities reserved exclusively for our clients, such as the swimming pool, the sauna and the hamam. However, the spa treatments are available to outside clients by reservation.

DO I HAVE TO BOOK THE MASSAGES IN ADVANCE?

When you stay at the Fermes de Marie hotel, we strongly advise you to book your treatment at the Pure Altitude Spa in order to benefit from the time slot and the type of service you require. You can contact our concierge 7 days a week all year round to book your 100% alpine treatments. And if you haven't had the time to book the treatment of your choice in advance, you will be able to obtain the full availability of the Spa on your arrival.

HOW TO BOOK A SPA TREATMENT?

Before booking your treatment at the Spa des Fermes de Marie in Megève, we advise you to visit our website to consult our Spa Menu. In it you will find all the treatment protocols offered by our brand Pure Altitude. Once you have chosen the treatment of your dreams, we suggest you contact our concierge team. Available 7 days a week all year round, the Fermes de Marie concierge team is at your disposal for all your bookings but also to accompany you and recommend the most appropriate treatment for your needs: massage, facial and body treatment. All the treatments at the Pure Altitude Spa are given with natural products made from mountain plants to guarantee the 100% alpine well-being you deserve.

DO YOU HAVE A HAIRDRESSER IN THE HOTEL?

Need a hairstyle for a special occasion? A refreshment of your haircut? Or simply to treat yourself? The hotel Les Fermes de Marie in Megève invites you to discover its Leonor Greyl hairdressing salon. For your comfort, this salon, which is part of the hotel, offers women's, men's and children's haircuts as well as exclusive hair treatments.

What I need to know about the hotel

HOW MANY ROOMS ARE THERE?

The Megève hotel Les Fermes de Marie has 69 rooms and suites, as well as two exceptional chalets with 5 rooms each.

WHAT ARE THE FEES FOR MARIE'S FARMS?

Depending on the rate chosen and the season concerned, the prices of the rooms and chalets at Les Fermes de Marie may vary:

- In summer and autumn our prices range from 199€ to 1200€ per night;

- In winter our prices range from 307€ to 2180€ per night

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?

Les Fermes de Marie is a renowned 5-star hotel and offers its guests many services. The hotel has :

- From several restaurants;

- A bar;

- Room service;

- A Pure Altitude Spa with a wellness area and a treatment area;

- A Kids Club, the Hameau des Enfants, and a Kids Concierge;

- A dedicated concierge service;

- A shuttle service;

- A Ski Shop ;

- ...

WHEN IS THE HOTEL CLOSED?

The Fermes de Marie hotel is open almost all year round and offers you magical stays in winter, vitality in summer and champeter in autumn. In the spring, the hotel takes a few weeks off each year before reopening in early June for weddings and corporate events. The hotel reopens for all at the beginning of the school holidays in July. In the autumn the hotel is open every weekend for individuals and during the week for corporate events and seminars.

WHEN DID MARIE'S FARMS COME INTO BEING?

Les Fermes de Marie was established in December 1989. A pioneer in the mountain hotel industry, the famous Megève establishment was the first hotel to adopt a chalet style built in the Alps. Designed with real alpine farmhouses dismantled all over the Alps, Les Fermes de Marie is today an institution that has kept its charm of yesteryear while bringing the comfort of a 5-star hotel.

HOW IS THE DECORATION?

Decorated by Jocelyne Sibuet, founder and owner of Les Fermes de Marie, the style is rustic and elegant. Authenticity and tradition are part of the DNA of this hotel, which is therefore furnished with typical Savoyard furniture and woolen fabrics that instantly create a warm atmosphere and a setting conducive to relaxation and cocooning.

WHAT ACTIVITIES DOES THE HOTEL OFFER?

At Les Fermes de Marie we know that every guest is different. That's why our Concierges are at your disposal to create the tailor-made stay of your dreams. Looking for a particular activity? We can book the experience of your choice for you: dog sledding, ski lessons, guided hikes,...

IS THE HOTEL OPEN IN AUTUMN?

Looking for a mountain getaway during the Indian summer? The hotel Les Fermes de Marie is open every weekend in autumn and during the All Saints' Day holidays. Hiking in the mountains, discovering our table d'hôte in the Alpage, relaxing in our Pure Altitude Spa,... in Megève at Les Fermes de Marie, everything is done to offer you the tailor-made stay that suits you whatever the season.

DO YOU ORGANISE WEDDINGS?

A magical place symbolising love and romance, Les Fermes de Marie is the ideal place in Megève for your celebrations in the mountains. Every weekend in June, the hotel can be privatised for your wedding celebration. Because each event is unique, we advise you to contact our dedicated service by telephone on +33 4 50 91 48 59 or by email mdelacquis@mhsibuet.com in order to obtain more information and to organise the most beautiful day of your life according to your desires

DO YOU ORGANISE SEMINARS? / DO YOU HAVE SEMINAR ROOMS?

Les Fermes de Marie offers to organise different types of business events: seminars, incentives, executive committee meetings, etc. The hotel in Megève offers you a chalet with 5 rooms and the possibility of privatising the hotel for your business events. Our "group and event" service is at your disposal and your dedicated contact person will take care of all your organisation before, during and after your event. We have several seminar rooms at your disposal and offer different types of configuration.

IS THE HOTEL OPEN IN SUMMER?

The Fermes de Marie hotel in Megève is open during all school holidays. Summer is an ideal time to discover Megève and the sumptuous gardens of Les Fermes de Marie. A dream mountain holiday for your family! Alpine pastures, mountain biking, walking... a rejuvenating stay in the heart of the Alps.

DO YOU OFFER CHALETS FOR RENT?

Les Fermes de Marie has two private chalets available for rent in Megève. The Chalet des Fermes is located in the centre of the village of Megève within Les Fermes de Marie. It has 5 double bedrooms each with their own bathroom. Our second chalet, the Chalet Chatel, is located on the Mont d'Arbois plateau in the heart of the countryside and also offers 5 bedrooms for your family or friends to stay in the mountains. Discover also our chalets of the Collection Les Chalets des Fermes, a selection of the most beautiful chalets of Megève and its surroundings.