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Roselend, The Broken Dream

Roselend will surprise you at the turn of a path and take your breath away said Jacques Prévert, a regular visitor.

It's true that the small road leading to it doesn't give any hint of the magnificent spectacle we're about to see.

  • Bradford Washburn, Harvard graduate, founder of the Boston Science Museum, recipient of the Centennial Award of the National Geographic Society,…,
  • Albert Szent-Györgyi, Austrian, Nobel Prize in Medicine 1937,
  • Jean-Frédéric Joliot, founder of the Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, member of the Académie des Sciences,... and his wife Irène Joliot-Curie, daughter of Pierre and Marie Cury; both won the 1935 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their discovery of nuclear fission,
  • Jean Monnet, French statesman, architect of the Allied victory in the Second World War, considered one of the fathers of European Union,
  • or even the poet Jacques Prévert,

meet at Alfred COUTTET's hotel.


Saint-Gervais, the Prestige

Saint-Gervais. paragraph in progress.

Le Semnoz

Le Semnoz, the Exceptional

The Chalet-Hôtel du SEMNOZ, at an altitude of 1704 metres facing Mont Blanc, was built in 1872 by the pioneering and visionary architect Marius Vallin, a pupil and disciple of Gustave Eiffel. It was sold in 1949 to another pioneer and visionary, my grandfather, COUTTET CHAMPION.