Verbier - in winter it's the place for skiing, snowboarding, paragliding, heliskiing, snowshoeing, sledding, skating, walking, enjoying the fabulous views and famous nightlife and restaurants. In summer, you can go hiking (over 400 km of trails in the second largest Swiss natural reserve), mountain biking, paragliding, canyoning, rock climbing, swimming, golfing, attend the top-notch Verbier Music Festival, or the horse-riding competition the Verbier Jumping International. Spring and autumn are lovely too. Year-round, the 3330-meter high Mont Fort glacier offers one of the most magnificent views over the alps.
The apartment is a 2-minute walk from the centre of town, and a 5-minute walk from the ski lifts at Medran. On the 3rd and top floor of the building, it has a wonderful southern-facing wrap-around balcony with great views of the mountains and the village. 2 bedrooms (plus sofa-bed in the living room), 2 bathrooms (1 with shower), cathedral-ceiling living room with fireplace, kitchen with dishwasher, interior parking space, ski closet, wifi, TV, telephone. 99 sq meters. Sleeps 4-6 people. Non smoking.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva or Sion, Nearest railway: Le Châble|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
Verbier is in the 4 Vallées, a world-class skiing destination that is 2 hours from Geneva by car, train, or the Alpine Express Service. Verbier is also accessible from Sion airport, which has flights from London and elsewhere.
The mountains are spectacular, and the area offers hiking, mountain biking trails, rock-climbing, paragliding, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, golfing, fabulous nightlife, and much else. Verbier is the end point of the biannual Zermatt to Verbier race (Patrouille des Glaciers), the largest ski-mountaineering race in the world. In summer, there is the famed classical music Verbier Festival and Academy, and the International Jumping of Verbier for equestrian fans.
Perfect for families, friends, and romance.
Verbier is in the Valais canton of Switzerland, which also offers these attractions: the Alpine zoo and swimming pool Les Marécottes, the waterfalls at the Gorges du Durnand (5 minutes from Martigny), the Roman amphitheater and Saint Bernard Museum in Martigny, the Pierre Gianadda Museum in Martigny, the underwater lake and waterfall at St Maurice, the salt mines at Bex, the underwater lake at St Leonard, the maze at Evionnaz, and many more...