Where is Swiss Cabins located?
In Switzerland, in the canton of Valais, in the village of Les Cerniers, at the foot of the Dents-du-Midi mountain range – the beginning of the Swiss Alps. Whitepod is at a 45-minute drive from Montreux or a 1h30 drive from Geneva airport.
It faces the renowned ski resort Villars and stands above the city of Monthey.
By public transport
The nearest airport is Geneva (GVA). There is a train station directly inside the airport. The closest train station to Whitepod is Monthey. The interregional train takes you to Aigle, than a regional train from Aigle to Monthey. Timetables and prices can found on www.cff.ch.
From Monthey train station (CFF), the bus n° 63 goes all the way up to Les Cerniers. We are located at the final stop «Les Cerniers Restaurant». Count approximately 45 minutes for the bus ride up. (Bus n°63)
At what altitude is Swiss Cabins?
Les Cerniers at 1250 m, Swiss Cabins at 1400 m, ski slopes up to 1700 m.
Highway A9, exit n°19 Bex – Lavey. Drive direction Monthey. Arriving at the roundabout at entrance of Monthey, follow Choëx. Drive up up up, follow Les Giettes, Les Cerniers. The chalet Les Cerniers will be on your right when you arrive.
Parking is right in front of the chalet Les Cerniers.
Taxi pick up options
Prices per trip, not per person
Pick up from Geneva airport CHF 450
Pick up from Aigle train station CHF 115
Pick up from Monthey train station CHF 60
Do you have any parking facilities?
Yes. There is a free parking area in front of the chalet Les Cerniers.
Where do the outdoor activities take place?
The Swiss Cabins area is extensive. Activities take place on site. Your guide will be waiting for you at the reception to start your activity.
Where is the sauna area?
The sauna is co-educational and is located on the Whitepod estate just outside the Pod House. Shaped like a wooden barrel, it is open from 9am to 9pm by prior arrangement for 30 minute sessions. There are changing rooms, lockers for your belongings, a shower and sun beds on the lower ground floor of the Pod House.
What happens in case of bad weather?
If weather conditions are not met (too much snow, no snow, wind, fog) Whitepod is authorized at any time to cancel the activity. Of course the activity will not be charged and we will do everything we can to offer you the best possible alternative.
Is it possible to cancel my activity?
Yes, you can do this free of charge up to 72 hours (3 days) before your activity. After this time, we must charge you for the activity.
Access to the Swiss Cabins can be by car to drop off your luggage. Your vehicle must then be parked in the main car park opposite Les Cerniers restaurant.
The path is suitable for pushchairs.
The path is not accessible with a stroller.
If necessary, we can lend you a baby carrier bag (check availability at reception).
WE STRONGLY SUGGEST TO BE EQUIPPED WITH GOOD SHOES AND MOUNTAIN CLOTHING.
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What methods of payment do you accept?
Visa, MasterCard, EC-Maestro, Amex, Twint, Swiss Francs and Euros (bills only).
Oops, I have to cancel my stay…
We are very sorry to hear that… Well here is our cancellation policy.