Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

This luxury garden apartment is housed on the ground floor of a characterful village house, (Maison du Pays) in an excellent location just 2 minutes walk from the Bellevue ski/bike lifts.

In the heart of Les Houches village, just 10 minutes by car from Chamonix town.

Within a short stroll you'll find everything you need! Shops, Boulangerie, lovely restaurants and other local amenities.

With excellent facilities which include an outdoor Hot Tub, infra red sauna, Wifi, multimedia, this pretty garden apartment of 60m2 offers the ideal location from which to explore the Chamonix valley and Pays du Mont Blanc. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings summer or winter.

This property can be booked in conjunction with Eco Farm, offering a total of 14/15 beds, or as it is, a comfortable, alpine apartment for 4 persons (plus 1 infant)

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Geneva 100 km, Nearest railway: Les Houches 1 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 Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Fully renovated to a very high standard, Eco Jardin has been finished with hand planed and brushed 'Chablais' wood panelling, oak floors, Heritage colours and decorated with faux fur throws and hand-made blinds and cushions. The bright red contemporary kitchen is fully equipped and includes an integral washer/tumble dryer, dishwasher, induction stove and is open plan through to the living and dining area.

There are two good size bedrooms, both are ensuite and both enjoy hotel standard zip beds so we can offer comfy twins or Superking double rooms. The Master bedroom has an ensuite shower/wc and infra red sauna cabin! The second bedroom is ensuite with a small bath, overhead shower and wc. We've used lovely Italian limestone tiling.

In the summer enjoy the attractive small garden area, with decking, 4-5 person hot tub, BBQ and garden furniture, perfect for al-fresco eating!

Eco features include the Ethanol burner (Winter), Fermacel used in the construction, low energy lighting and excellent insulation.

The apartment has a private parking space.

Further details outdoors

The front door opens out to a decked area with chairs and table, charcoal BBQ, gravelled area and plants. There is a 4-5 person hot-tub open all-year-round and we provide crocs and swimming towels or robes for adults using the tub! Enjoy the lovely views with a glass in hand or dinner outside on warm evenings!

In winter we have a heated ski shed for coats, boots and ski's/snowboards. In summer it's possible to store a couple of mountain bikes.

Further details

It is possible to rent just the Eco Lodge Jardin apartment or to rent the apartment in conjunction with Eco Farm.

Weekly summer rates 2014/5 for just the apartment (includes bed linen and towels)

Winter weekly rates from £900 to £1650 for Peak dates such as New Year and February half term.

The Rhone/French Alps region

The Mont Blanc massif offers an adrenalin packed holiday destination both winter and summer!

In winter you could ski 3 countries in one holiday! France, Switzerland and Italy! Boundless pistes and off piste variations including the famous 21km Vallee Blanche trail (with a Guide)

In summer you can walk the 'Tour du Mont Blanc' and visit a host of charming villages and towns whilst admiring stunning Alpine pastures packed with the flora and fauna of the High Alps.

Locations worthy of a visit include Lake Annecy and the Old town of Annecy, the Aiguille du midi cable-car (Chamonix) for a wonderful view of the Alps and the Mont Blanc at 4807m (the highest mountain Peak in Europe). The Ice caves (accessed by the Montenvers railway) of the Valley Blanche are also worth a visit and for culture, Lyon, with its myriad of excellent shopping and restaurants and local exhibitions and museums.

Chamonix

Home to the sports of skiing and mountaineering, Chamonix is simply addictive. The dramatic mountains of the Chamonix valley incorporating the Mont Blanc Massif offers breathtaking scenery and make it a stunning setting for any skiing, snowboarding or summer activity holiday. With five separate ski areas scattered along the Chamonix valley, each with its own unique character and the famous off piste Valley Blanche run , every level of skier and snowboarder is amply catered for!

Les Houches is a pretty and unspoilt ski village which nestles just 5km from Chamonix town.

Les Houches is the largest single, pisted area in the Chamonix valley and has the added bonus of 86 snow canons covering 23 hectares of piste, this ski domain has wonderful skiing for beginners, intermediates and especially families.

The Chamonix valley has plenty to offer the non-skier, both rich in history and buzzing with shops, markets, bars, restaurants, exhibitions and festivals. There is also an seemingly unlimited variety of activities, from rock and ice climbing or snow shoe walking to x country and husky sledding. Chamonix is more than just a ski resort - it's a thriving mountain community, offering something for everyone. So join us this winter, you'll find our ski chalets simply gorgeous, our service attentive, our value for money excellent and your holiday experience simply unforgettable.