Chalet | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
At the foot of Mont Blanc, you will find the wonderful Chalet La Moraine in the Chamonix valley. Totally renovated, the traditional exterior hides a contemporary yet chic interior including satellite TV/DVD in all the bedrooms & wi-fi. This luxurious Chalet has 5 twin/double bedrooms all with either en suite or private bathroom (all with lovely large baths).
Chalet La Moraine’s glass fronted lounge has spectacular views of Mont Blanc and the surrounding Massif, as does the grand balcony, perfect for pre or post dinner drinks. The stylish open plan living and dining area with large leather sofa, wood burning stove (logs supplied) and giant plasma TV with full Sky package offers a wonderful place to relax as does the luxury outdoor Jacuzzi and large Sauna inside.
The Chalet is family friendly with travel cots, high chair, baby bath & baby monitor available for our younger guests & a large garden for kids to play in. There is also plenty of private parking available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 88 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Cots (3), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The handmade beds with pocket sprung mattresses can be made up as super-king doubles or twins as required prior to your arrival. Robes and slippers are also provided to ensure ultimate comfort during your stay.
Kitchen & Catering
The impressive kitchen is ideal for a self catered holiday with 2 Siemens ovens & hobs, 2 microwaves, a Siemens dishwasher and a large American Fridge/Freezer with ice maker.
Although we offer the Chalet on a self catered basis, our Chalet Manager, can advise on further services you may require, from catered options to ski hire and guiding to optimise fun and adventure in the Alps.
We have 3 travel cots, 2 high chairs and a baby bath for our younger guests use. Our Chalet Manager can also arrange local baby sitting services during your stay.
For slightly older children we have a Playstation with games.
With a walk in shower opposite the sauna
|Further details outdoors||
We have a lovely large garden with a deck.
In the summer we have garden dining furniture & a parasol out on the balcony, perfect for alfresco dining. We also have deck chairs, loungers & a Weber gas BBQ so that you can make the most of the beautiful outdoor space.
There is a large private parking area available at the chalet.
A Chamonix Ski Bus pick up point is close by.
Exclusive use of the chalet and all its facilities
All linen including towels, robes and slippers
What's not included:
Flights and travel to and from Chamonix
Prices are based on self-catered accommodation
Dates shown indicate date of arrival (we request guests arrive after 4pm so the Chalet can be fully prepared prior to arrival).
Guests are expected to leave on departure day before 10am.
Bookings taken from Sat to Sat, although there may be flexibility in low season
Chalet La Moraine is a strictly no smoking chalet, smoking outside only.
No pets allowed
No single sex groups, sports teams or stag/hen parties allowed
The maximum group size (including children) is 10 people
The Rhone/French Alps region
Chamonix is famous for being the home of Mountaineering, the history of which dates back some 250 years. Chamonix is situated close to the Mont Blanc tunnel and the Italian border.
Chamonix is also regarded as having some of the best skiing in the World with a season that starts in December & lasts into May.
Spectacular mountain scenery, majestic ice falls and glaciers, one of Europe's highest cable cars and a ski season into May, all mean that Chamonix is hard to beat.
The Chamonix Valley is a mecca for winter and summer outdoor pursuits.
A winter in the Chamonix Valley offers amazing world class skiing, snowboarding & all the other winter activities.
Alternatively the summer offers some of the best mountain climbing in the world together with amazing snow-capped mountain scenery, the perfect backdrop for hiking, mountain biking, paragliding & a whole host of other activities.
Taking a trip on the cable car up to Aiguille du Midi is not to be missed, the views are spectacular & all the sightseeing & ski areas open in the summer & winter.
Chamonix is a beautiful and lively alpine town, it has something for everyone all year round with plenty to do & see for the non skiers. There is a cinema screening English & French films, an excellent 18 hole golf course (designed by Robert Trent Jones Senior) & a great sports centre which has a host of activities for everyone including 4 pools, tennis & squash courts & an ice rink.
There are a great selection of restaurants and bars in Chamonix and Les Houches, perfect for apres ski or indeed for eating & drinking any time of the day.
Chamonix also has shops to suit all tastes and budgets from Chanel to supermarkets and the weekly Saturday morning market is great for picking up local produce.
Information on Skiing in the Chamonix Valley:
The Chamonix Valley has some of the best skiing in the world & hosts the famous Kandahar Mens's Alpine World Cup race. Chamonix's ski areas are open from December to May, subject to snow conditions.
Chamonix's skiing extends over 3 main areas :
1. Brévent/Flégère, with south-facing slopes and amazing views of the Mont-Blanc massif
2. Grands Montets, high altitude and offering on & off piste skiing
3. Balme area, accessed from Le Tour & Vallorcine
Les Houches is Chamonix's sister resort and is accessible with the Mont-Blanc Unlimited ski pass.
Further details, including ski schools etc are available on the Tourist information site.