Lake, tourism, ski and mountain hikes in Haute-Savoie
Activities around the lake
In the very heart of Haute-Savoie’s nature, Hotel Residel allows you to have a peaceful rest. During your stay, you would go hiking in wonderful sceneries. Thanks to a panoramic view over Annecy’s lake and mountains surroundings, the bicycle track –also called “green line”- goes around the lake and is very appreciated by bikers, runners and strolling people. Enjoy sport and fresh air at the same time.
During the summer season, Annecy lake affords you to practice a lot of water activities: catamaran trips, storm sail, wake board, paddle board…
Let’s discover countryside pleasures: quad races, golf, horse riding, Adventure Park…
At last, enjoy sky view by paragliding over the lake or floating in a hot-air balloon.
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Winter sport lovers will enjoy numbers of alpine and cross-country ski tracks. For example: La Clusaz’s resort (affordable every hour by coach) or Semnoz mountain (30 minutes away from the hotel). To have a closer look of the landscapes, why not try sled ride or snowshoes trolls?
Annecy and its closest cities also offer you various exhibitions locations such as Annecy’s castle (which owns an interesting museum) and the “Palais de L’Isle” called the ancient jailhouse too.
During the evening, join your family or friends and go ice skating or go tenpin bowling (Sevrier’s bowling alley is located just on the opposite side of the hotel main road).
Annecy and the surrounding area
Due to its very attractive area, Annecy and the whole region of Haute-Savoie benefit of natural and welcoming resources. During your holidays, get pleasure from beautiful landscapes and peaceful places. Get all year round an overview of traditional celebrations, cultural and gastronomic events.