About the home
Les Libellules is spectacularly located on the shore of Lake Annecy in the heart of Haute-Savoie in the lovely French village of Duingt. From the balcony you enjoy outstanding uninterrupted views of Lake Annecy, Duingt Chateau and the surrounding mountains.
A spacious, modern, fully equipped fourth floor apartment with lift, sleeping 5 people in comfort. It is electrically heated throughout and comprises a large living/dining room with east-facing balcony, open plan fitted kitchen, two bedrooms with a further west-facing balcony, bathroom and cloakroom. Wi-fi. Own parking.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Les Libellules|
Lift access to property
Nearest amenities: 3km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (1), Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 5, Lounge seating for 5|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Shared garden, Bicycles available|
|Access:||Lift access to property, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
A spacious, fully-equipped, fourth floor apartment with lift, sleeping 5 people comfortably. Comprising a large living room with balcony, open-plan fitted kitchen, two bedrooms with a further west-facing balcony, bathroom and cloakroom.
The apartment boasts a large living/dining room with exceptional views over Lake Annecy. The large glass doors from here open onto an east-facing balcony which is equipped with a bistro style table and chairs- perfect for al fresco dining. From the balcony, which stretches the length of the apartment, you can enjoy panoramic views of glittering lake Annecy, Duingt Chateau and mountains framed by Dent du Cruet (1833 m) and La Tournette (2351m).
Indoors, the living area is furnished with a three-seater sofa bed and two easy chairs. For entertainment there is a TV, iPod Dock, DVD player and a selection of DVDs for all ages. Backgammon, chess, dominos and other games are also available. Wireless internet access.
Leading off from the living room is the open plan kitchen. It is equipped with a fridge/freezer, full size oven, ceramic hob, microwave oven, dishwasher, toaster and coffee machine. There is an ample supply of glasses, crockery, cutlery, pans and all other kitchen essentials.
The dining area is equipped with a round glass-top table 5 dining chairs.
Both bedrooms are well equipped with plenty of storage space in the form of both wardrobes and drawers. Both bedrooms have access to a further west-facing balcony with lovely views of mountains, the popular cycle route and lake.
The bathroom is equipped with a bath with shower attachment, a separate shower, a toilet, a bidet, a wash-hand basin and a washing machine.
The cloakroom is fitted with the apartment’s second toilet and a wash-hand basin.
The apartment is electrically heated throughout.
Further details outdoors:
There is a shared lakeside lawn area for sunbathing with direct access to the lake.
Allocated private well-lit parking.
The Rhone / French Alps / Haute-Savoie region
The Rhone-Alpes is the home of France's most famous lakes, Lake Geneva and Lake Annecy. The area boasts many national and regional parks as well as nature reserves. The variety of landscapes and the pure mountain air attract different types of visitors. The area offers skiing throughout the winter while in summer is a popular destination for swimmers and hikers with well marked trails. Those with a fondness for extreme sports such as paragliding, white water rafting and mountain biking are well catered for and will be more than satisfied.
The Annecy / Duingt area
Lake Annecy is synonymous with breathtaking scenery, the blue of the lake surrounded by mountains whose colours change with the seasons and the light. Hiking, cycling, roller skating, paragliding and golf can be enjoyed all year round.
The lake is nestled in the foothills of the Jura mountains, at an altitude of 447m. It is considered the cleanest lake in Europe and, with a surface area of 27km² , The lake is always popular in the summer months when the water temperature is perfect for swimming at 20-24 degrees.
Les Libellules is located on the western shore of Lake Annecy in Duingt village, an unspoilt area with an enormous range of activities waiting to be enjoyed.
Within walking distance of the apartment there is natural rock climbing, pedalo hire, boat hire, the water bus stop to Annecy and several ports around the lake. The long (25 mile) cycle, rollerblading, skating and hiking trail passes just meters from the apartment and the three adults bikes are supplied for you to borrow. To enjoy the swimming, fishing, water skiing and other activities that the lake offers, you only have to take the lift down from the apartment.
White water rafting, mountain biking, para-gliding, hand-gliding, golf, swimming pool, adventure course with treetop walkways, glacier skiing, horse riding and summer sledging to name but a few.
Thanks to the quality of its ecosystem, many types of fish live in the lake:
char, lake trout, whitefish, powan, perch, carp, roach, chub and more.
For more information please visit www.pechehautesavoie.com .
Les Libellues is ideally located for those who like skiing but don’t want to stay in a ski resort.
For downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snow boarding, ice skating, tobogganing and other winter activities the apartment is a short drive to:
- Semnoz family ski resort (25 km)
- La Clusaz the home of freestyle skiing (35 km)
- Le Grand Bornand ski resort (35 km)
How to get there
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The apartment is located on the west shore of lake Anncey in the beautiful village of Duingt, directly on Route d'Albertville (D1508) or (N508)
By car: Calais 870km
By train: Eurostar London/Paris and TGV Paris/Annecy, car hire or taxi.
By air: Geneva Airport is 50km from the apartment and served by many scheduled flights and budget airlines.
You may choose to use Grenoble Airport which is 110km or Lyon Airport at 160km.
Anncey Town: 11 Kilometre
St. Jorioz : 3 Kilometre
Albertville : 27 Kilometre
Activities near Annecy
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Beach or lakeside relaxation
22 Jul 2011
Excellent accomodation, superb location, fantastic views and wonderfull food. What more could you ask for.
17 Jul 2011
The owners have gone out of their way to create and maintain this luxury property, and it shows. Everything is to the highest standard and the view over the lake is peerless. If you want a place... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 5|
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|29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||£ 1050||-||-||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||14 Sep 13||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|14 Sep 13||28 Sep 13||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|28 Sep 13||28 Dec 13||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|28 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|4 Jan 14||5 Apr 14||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Apr 14||3 May 14||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|3 May 14||28 Jun 14||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|28 Jun 14||6 Sep 14||£ 1050||-||-||1 Week|
|6 Sep 14||20 Sep 14||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|20 Sep 14||27 Dec 14||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|27 Dec 14||10 Jan 15||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Prices include heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wifi and parking.
A refundable security deposit of Â£350 is required for each booking against damages or additional cleaning.
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