Chalet | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
  • Car advised

Chalet Chez Maurice is cosy family chalet with 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps up to 8 persons. It's located in Vacheresse in la vallée d'Abondance and close to one of the biggest ski areas in the world, Les Portes du Soleil which comprises of 12 linked alpine resorts in France and Switzerland, 650km of skiing!

The chalet offers spacious accommodation (150Msq) on three different levels with a large balcony providing views down the valley and is furnished to a very high standard with an open fireplace and plenty of comfort.

The facilities offered leave nothing to be desired: ski room, Wi-Fi internet, large flat screen Satellite TV with home theatre, washing & drying machine and much more.

The chalet is ideal for families or smaller groups of adults who wish to self-cater. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven, a dishwasher, fridge, freezer and five burner gas hob.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Geneva (GVA) 65 km, Nearest railway: Thonon les Bains 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking

The Rhone/French Alps region

Vacheresse is situated in Vallée d'Abondance 19 kms from Thonon-Les-Bains and 24 kms from Morgins in Portes Du Soleil.

In summer

It is an ideal base for hiking, biking, water sports on the lack of Geneva and many other activities. Nearby located, Abondance is lovely in summer with it's markets and terraces.In Chatel you find a major new aquatic centre "The Forme d'O " that is expected to open in June 2014. The centre will have both indoor and outdoor pools and also spa facilities.

In Winter

Abondance part of Les Portes du Soleil is less than a 10 minutes drive from the chalet. The connection to the full ski area of les Portes du Soleil is from La Chapelle d'Abondance which is a 15 minutes away. More information on the ski area can you find on


Restaurants, Shops

The chalet is centrally located, restaurants and shops are within short distance. You will find an overview of the restaurants (recommendations) and shops, bakery etc. in the chalet with contact details and opening hours.