Chalet Altitude is an alpine property suited to both winter and summer, spring and autumn holidays. Set on the hillside of the village of Les Houches, it benefits from winter sun as well as summer sun.! Its garden is spacious, peaceful with incredible views all round. Patio doors lead to a large dining balcony with outdoor furniture . Barbeques in the garden. Close to all services, ski school, shops, restaurants, cafes, patisserie, boulangerie and supermarkets. A local Tourist Office and banks and garage. All within easy reach.
WiFi and Satellite TV are complimentary.
The chalet is ideal for a winter skiing holiday with ski in/out, directly from the chalet garden to the piste. In spring, summer or winter, direct access to hiking trails. Perhaps you just want to have a relaxing restful holiday , then, you are close to Annecy, Mont Blanc Tunnel to Italy, Megeve and Geneva - all nearby to explore. 10 minutes drive to the town of Chamonix.
Many summer pursuits for adults and children in the surrounding area - climbing, hiking, whitewater rafting, adventure park ,horse-riding, scenic flights......
The chalet garden leads directly on to the ski run which takes you downhill to the Prarion gondola ski station. A 5 minute walk uphill takes you to the Maisonneuve chairlift. Both of these take you to the Prarion plateau. Around 7 mountain restaurants there.
The Bellevue Telepherique is reached by the Kandahar run, which is a 5 minute walk downhill from the chalet.
The public road leading to the chalet is snowploughed in winter on a daily basis, if required, and parking space for 2/3 cars is available in the chalet drive
The lounge has a large oak dining table, sofa and chairs and a powerful wood burning fire.. The well-equipped kitchen has a full size stainless steel cooker, dishwasher, microwave, small oven/grill and all standard appliances.
Downstairs, another fridge and a deep freeze are located near the ski storage cupboards.
The garage is a separate small unit, which may be occupied on occasion but is normally empty. You can request it unoccupied for a small charge.
A lockable shed is at the side of the chalet.
Firewood can be purchased in the village .
Patio doors lead on to a large dining balcony which faces South -East.
All bed linen and towels are supplied in the price, or you may bring your own and receive a reduction .
Washing machine and drier are there for you.
A library with books, videos,CDs, games and a CD player /radio is found in the lounge.
No extra costs !
Les Houches centre can be accessed by car in a 5 minute drive and Chamonix in a 10 minute drive.
A free Transit bus runs regularly from the Prarion ski station and will take you to and from Chamonix, Argentiere, LaTour if you want to explore all the skiing areas in the area.
By car, Megeve and Les Contamines are a 45 minute drive away.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 85 km, Nearest railway: les Houches 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
In summer, beautiful lush green fields, mountains and lakes and in winter, deep powdery snow and sun....
Easy access to Italy and Switzerland
Its an incredible place with stunning , even awesome ,scenery .
No shortage of activities on offer for all - adults and children or for those wanting to relax and explore the countryside and enjoy the marvellous restaurants, an endless choices.