Whitepod, Les Giettes
|Route des Cerniers, 1871, Les Giettes, Valais, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: WhitepodPerched on an Alpine hillside, Whitepod is a unique ecological hotel, set in fifteen geodesic tents arranged around a central chalet. This charming property offers comfortable, cosy accommodation and a wide range of outdoor activities in a magnificent mountain atmosphere.
Whitepod offers guests fabulous views of the Valais landscape from the large terraces of the pods and the pod-house - the central chalet which houses the restaurant, reception , meeting room and wellness area. In winter, guests can enjoy a wide range of winter sports on-site, including downhill and cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing and dog sledging. Since 2013, Whitepod also opens in summer, with an equally extensive range of activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, dog carting and paragliding. Nearby attractions include Monthey, with its castle and famous carnival, and the four castles of Sion.
The 'Les Cerniers' Restaurant is the ideal place to enjoy traditional yet refined cuisine, featuring daily specials, mountain dishes, a barbecue or spit-roast specialities on the terrace. Guests can also take advantage of a number of wellness facilities, including a Finnish sauna, Japanese bath and four massage rooms. Exclusive business meetings and team building events can also be arranged on site.
Type of rooms: WhitepodStandard Pod:
Each Standard Pod has a large double bed and space for one extra bed on the mezzanine. The pods come with a wood-burning stove, a kettle and a large terrace with table and chairs. They are equipped with a private bathroom with shower and WC. Pod size 40 sq m.
The Family Pods have a large double bed and space for two small extra beds on the mezzanine for children. Like the standard pods, they come with a wood-burning stove, a kettle and a large terrace with table and chairs. Fully equipped private bathroom. Pod size 40 sq m.
Additional information: Whitepod
Shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 15
Official category: Hotel Rooms.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2004/2009Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Restaurant open to from Thursday to Sunday, from12 noon to 09:00pm.
Open every day in July and August.
GPS Coordinates: 46° 13' 25.15'' N 6° 57' 10.02'' E
Nearest airport: Geneva International Airport - 98,9km.