Chalet | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Chalet based on a mountain hut built around 1850 and extended to provide comfortable and flexible holiday accommodation. In an outstanding location at the top of a short hill on the outskirts of Les Houches and less than 5 mins drive from Chamonix town centre.
Ground floor - Kitchen/ diner/ sitting room with large wood burner - very cosy. Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher/ washing machine and fantastic views! Twin Bedded room, Twin bunk bedded room (full size). Bathroom/WC with thermostatic shower. Separate WC.
First floor - Master bedroom (twin beds) with door to balcony and own washbasin. Shower room. Double bedroom. Interconnecting with twin bedroom. Play area or dining area - ( we have used this for the children to eat / play ).
Balcony and decking around 3 sides fo the chalet facing East/ South/West with amazing views in all directions.
Outstanding peace and quiet as chalet is at the top of a 'no through road'. Surrounded by meadow, and close by to a small river.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 70 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (8), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 5|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Although there are beds for 10 we normally only accept bookings for a maximum of 8 adults and 2 children.
ELECTRICITY IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL - PLEASE TAKE THE METER READINGS WHEN YOU ARRIVE AND WHEN YOU LEAVE AND E-MAIL THEM. THE ELECTRICITY IS CHARGED AS USED AND THE COST WILL BE DEDUCTED FROM THE SECURITY DEPOSIT
|Further details outdoors||
Chalet looks out over a private meadow where children can usually play - in winter - snowmen and or jumps, or just learn the basics for skiing here ( as we did) - THIS IS NOT OWNED BY US its use does not normally raise objections from locals!
WE HAVE NO CHALET CLEANING SERVICE - WE RELY ON THE GUESTS LEAVING IT CLEAN AND TIDY - WE HAVE BEEN RENTING IT THIS WAY FOR 20+ YEARS - NEARLY EVERYBODY HAS MADE THIS WORK OK.
BEDDING (i.e. sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases and towels) MUST BE PROVIDED BY THE GUESTS.
The Rhone/French Alps region
Spectacular scenery. Wonderful skiing, food and wine.
Chamonix Mont Blanc - world centre of 'Alpinism' Second most visited town in France.
World famous ski resort - Vallee Blanche one of the highest and longest and best known ski trails in the world.
Grand Montee probably the most challenging off piste area in europe.