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Le Phare

Grand Chambéry

Chambéry, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Altitude : 270m
1 Gymnasium

Centre disciplines



Located in Chambéry, in the heart of the Alps, the Phare is a multi-purpose facility that has hosted numerous major events since 2009 (shows, concerts, handball matches, national and international sports competitions, congresses, company conventions, etc.). It offers functional and modular spaces that can be adapted to multiple configurations: a main room of 2,000 m², a secondary room of 1,000 m², 5 rooms with 100 to 200 seats, several meeting rooms and a press room. It is easily accessible by plane (45 minutes from the international airports of Lyon-Saint Exupéry and Geneva), by train (less 3 hours from Paris with a TGV high-speed train station in the city centre) or by car (500 m from the main motorways) and offers secure parking. Organising your training at the Phare, in Chambéry, means benefiting from a concentrate of Savoie in the immediate vicinity: a rich historical heritage for a cultural interlude during your stay, a quality gastronomy promoting local products, two regional nature parks for training in the heart of nature and 3 Alpine lakes, including the largest natural lake in France, to add the useful to the pleasant. You will also appreciate the varied hotel offer adapted to all budgets, as well as the values of authenticity and conviviality which characterise the Savoyard spirit.

Special features

Savoie, Chambéry and the Phare are a land of handball that has hosted the Chambéry Savoie Mont-Blanc Handball, a historic high-level team in the French championship, for more than 10 years.

The proximity of the Phare to the new Groupama academy of Chambéry Savoie Mont-Blanc Handball favours even more the conditions of reception and training of a handball team.


Modularity: The Phare has 2 halls that can host sports events. A main hall with 4,225 seats in handball configuration, approved for international competitions, and a secondary hall with 500 seats, both equipped with a high quality demountable floor.

Connectivity: WIFI, 4-sided cube, TV screens, etc.

Ancillary facilities: weight room, several large changing rooms, balneotherapy, press room, interview room, reception room, offices, etc.

Known for

The Phare has already hosted international (World Volleyball League, French Handball Team matches, etc.) and national (French Handball Championship matches, Handball League Cup finals, basketball and futsal matches, gymnastics competitions, trail shows, etc.) sporting events.

The know-how of the operating teams of the Phare and Chambéry Savoie Mont-Blanc Handball is recognised in the organisation of handball competitions.

Optional extras

Meeting room Internet access Ice bath Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Relaxation room Physiotherapy room Weights room Film screening room Sauna Personal security service Vehicle hire service Adapted vehicle hire service

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