Your Christmas story begins on a fine December morning at the Hôtel Littéraire Alexandre Vialatte
The magic of Christmas has taken over the buffet!
Panettone, gingerbread, Christmas sweets in colourful foil, blueberry scones, mini white puddings, smoked salmon, salted porridge, hot chocolate, Christmas teas and citrus fruit … these traditional Christmas treats can be found alongside our usual offerings.
At the Vialatte, every morning in December is like a Christmas morning.
Monday to Friday: 6.30 – 10.00 am.
Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays: 7.30 to 11.00 am.
PRICES: €16.00| Free from 0 to 12 years | €10.00 from 13 to 18 years.
Breakfast at the Best Western Plus Literary Hotel Alexandre Vialatte is the one thing you should make a point of during your stay in Clermont-Ferrand! Breakfast is served as an American Buffet in our panoramic breakfast room overlooking the historic centre with the Chaîne des Puys in the background. Come and enjoy our selection of bread and Danish pastries, brioche aux pralines, espresso coffee, Damman teas, fruit juice, jam, honey, dairy products, Actimel, seasonal fruit, dried fruit, cooked meat, smoked salmon, Saint-Nectaire farm produce, cheeses, scrambled egg and hard-boiled eggs – as well as lactose and gluten free produce!
Served at the bar from 5.00 am – 12.00 pm: €8.00.
1 hot drink, 1 Orange Juice, 1 Croissant.
Breakfast in room
7.30 am to 10.30 am: €16.00 per person.
1 hot drink, 1 fruit juice, 2 slices of bread, 1 croissant, 2 packs of butter, 2 servings of jam, honey, 1 yoghurt, 1 fresh fruit, sugar, sweetener.
Welcome – Arrival and departure
Reception is open 24 hours a day.
For your tranquility, automatics doors are locked from 10:00 pm. Entry and exit are managed by the person at the reception desk.
Check in : 2:00 pm – Check out : 11:00 am
- Express check-out is available and free, please ask when you arrive.
2 options to enjoy your room longer
During your booking you can choose:
- Late check out* (extras in add): You want to stay more longer in your room ? Book your Late Check-out online!
- Early check-in* (extras in add): You need your room before 2.00 pm ? Enjoy your stay and book your Early Check-in.
*Subject to availability
Literary Hotel Alexandre Vialatte’s library has over 500 books that are available to all of its guests. The writer’s short stories are available in paperback books as are more rare editions for the bibliophiles.
There is a private, pay underground car park (subject to availability). Height limited to 1.90 m.
€14.00 per night. €7.00 per night from the third night.
The hotel has unlimited Wi-Fi for wireless broadband internet access. Available throughout the hotel including rooms, halls, bar and meeting rooms.
“Green Key” certification
In choosing Best Western PLUS Literary Hotel Alexandre Vialatte of Clermont-Ferrand, you are taking positive action to help the planet. This tourist accommodation has been awarded the “Green Key” certification. This means that it is more environmentally friendly, while still affering a standard of service that we trust will meet your expectations. More information on www.laclefverte.org
Open 24 hours a day with unrestricted access, a large screen computer is available for you to use the Internet or print out documentation.
Luggage storage service available free of charge, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
All hotel services can be accessed by persons with reduced mobility. Special rooms are also available on prior reservation (double rooms with one double bed only).
The six floors of the hotel are served by two lifts.
Laundry Service open from Tuesday to Saturday excluding public holidays and when the outside contractor is on holiday. Leave your laundry with reception in the morning and collect it before 8 pm (except for exceptional circumstances).
Open from 5.00 pm to 10.30 pm.
Come and have a drink in the warm atmosphere of the Lounge Bar.
Having a little bite hungry?
Room Service is available from Monday to Friday, between 5:00 pm and 10:30 pm
From 5:00pm, enjoy snacking at the bar. More information here
Marriages, baptisms, birthdays and other special occasions.
A dedicated team can organise a made-to-measure special event for you. For more information click on Marriages and Events. (6th floor can be made completely private).
We have an 80 m2 (860 sq ft) room with space for 60 people seated, with its own area for breaks etc. For more information, click Meetings and Seminars.
Additional services for groups
- Welcoming drinks on arrival.
- Dinner in a private room (depending on availability)
- Up to 30 people, breakfast is served in the panoramic breakfast room and in a private room if there are more than 30.
- Thirty twin rooms, lifts and separate toilets.
- Preferential rates depending on the season.