Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Le Tour is a quiet village at the end of the Chamonix Valley. The nursery slopes at Le Tour are the best in the Chamonix area and are 5 minute' walk from the apartment, as is the ski school and the cable cars. The location is ideal for family holidays in both winter and summer. Le Tour has extensive slopes for all abilities, both for skiers and snowboarders. Summer activities include climbing, canyoning, white water rafting golf, paragliding, mountain biking, riding, and adventure parks.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 89 km, Nearest railway: Montroc 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 1|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment has 2 bedrooms and a sofa bed so can sleep up to 6. There is a master bedroom with a double bed and a second bedroom with one set of bunk beds. There is a bathroom with basin, vanity unit and shower and there is a separate lavatory. The living area has a sofa, TV/video, DVD, and CD player. The kitchen/dining area is equipped with a ceramic hob, combi oven/grill, dishwasher, washing machine and refrigerator. There is a lockable garage below the property.
The Rhone/French Alps region
La Haute-Savoie consists of the small nook of France bordering Switzerland to the North, and Italy to the East. The area has the largest range of elevations of all the departments in France; the lowest point is 250 metres (820 ft) in the Rhone River Valley, and the highest Mont Blanc at 4,810.40 metres (15,782.2 ft). Some of the world's best-known ski resorts are in Haute-Savoie, with Chamonix being held in the highest esteem.
Plan de Reines is only a 5 minute walk from the ski-lifts and the best nursery and intermediate slopes in Chamonix. Argentière which has some of the best piste and off-piste skiing and snowboarding in the world and is 5 minutes down the road, although many find the Le Tour slopes all they need for a week. Argentière has a number of good restaurants, bars and shops. The whole area is abundant with activities, both in summer and winter; a walker, climber and mountain bikers paradise in summer. Ideal for family holidays and for those who just want to relax in a calm and peaceful atmosphere. Le Tour is also very well placed for visiting Switzerland (10 mins), Italy (30 mins), and Annecy and Geneva (1 hour).