Chalet | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Chalet Cristalliers is a traditional, luxury chalet in Chamonix town centre. Complely renovated in 2010, it is set in its own grounds with ample private parking. Its sunny, southerly facing aspect gives magnificent views of the Mont Blanc massif.
Five en suite bedrooms provide super king or twin beds for 10-12 guests. Features include an open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen with satellite HD TV, surround sound home theatre system, BlueRay, Wi-Fi, an open log fire, a heated boot room, private parking for 3 cars, private garden with hot tub, south facing balcony an large terrace.
Located in the traditional La Frasse area of Chamonix town, it is within walking distance of the nursery slopes, which include green, blue and red runs. Other ski lifts within Chamonix town access the ski areas of Brevant and Flegere. Less than a 2 minute walk away from the chalet is a ski bus stop which provides access to all ski areas in the Chamonix Valley. It is a 5 minute walk to the Market Square, bars and restaurants, swimming pool, ice skating rink and cross country skiing.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lake Annecy 50 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 88 km, Nearest railway: Chamonix 500 m|
|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, 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 1 Family bathrooms and 5 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Double beds (5), Cots (2), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Rhone/French Alps region
The Haute Savoie area of France is teeming with things to do and places to see, Skiing resorts to be visited include Les Contamines,Combloux,Chamonix, Argentiere.
The tunnel de Mont-blanc whisks you into Italy in about 30 minutes.
For the non skier the beautiful town of Annecy (compared to Venice) is approximately 1 hour away and Geneva, Evian are beautifully located on the lakeside.
The Chamonix valley stretches for about 10 miles around the foot of Mont Blanc. The valley is home to the town of Chamonix itself in the centre as well as a number of communes including Les Houches & Argentière at either end.
Chamonix is a world famous mecca for winter sports. Off piste opportunities abound. There are two areas solely for beginners whilst the chalet is centrally located between the four main ski areas of Flegère, Brevent, Grands Montets and Le Tour giving something for everyone. If conditions permit try tackling the unforgettable off piste run down the Mer de Glace from the 3842m peak of the Aiguille du Midi.
From May to September there are a multitude of activities for the active visitor. Try paragliding, white water rafting, canyoning, mountain biking, climbing or simply hike or stroll along the pathways and take in the spectacular scenery.
Other Activities: White water rafting, canyoning, ice skating, cross country sking, parapenting
Ski: Chamonix is a world famous Mecca for winter sports. Off piste opportunities abound whilst there are pistes giving a vertical drop of over 2000m ... try doing that without stopping. There are two areas solely for beginners whilst the chalet is centrally located between the four main ski areas of Flegère, Brevent, Grands Montets and Le Tour giving something for everyone.
If conditions permit try tackling the unforgettable off piste run down the
Mer de Glace from the 3842m peak of the Aiguille du Midi.
- Chamonix Altitude : 1035 m
- Highest altitude : 3842 m
- Lowest altitude : 1035 m