Chalet Telemark is located in the quiet and beautiful area of Taconnaz/les Houches in the Chamonix Valley. This peaceful retreat has a private garden with stunning views of the entire valley, the Mont Blanc massif and the town of Chamonix. The quiet neighborhood is more or less car free and therefore very family friendly. You will find hiking trails around the corner and in the summer a tennis court freely available a stone’s throw away. Big fields behind the house are perfect for sledding and snow games. This charming two-story chalet offers a ground floor living area with wood burner, open kitchen area and a big outdoor wooden deck (30m2). The 3 bedrooms are situated on the top floor, one with double bed and shower and the other two bedrooms, one with a sink, sleep 2 persons in each (a sofa bed in the downstairs living area fits 2 more persons if needed). Car is highly recommended, private outdoor parking. The closest ski area is Les Houches (family friendly), about 5 minutes away by car. Chamonix Town and the ski area Brévent/Flégère is about 7 minutes away by car. Grand Montets 20 minutes and Le Tour 25 minutes away.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva, Cointrin airport 935 km, Nearest railway: Taconnaz 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The owners of Chalet Telemark lives next door which is very convenient if you need help during your holiday stay. The owners are more than happy to provide you with information about the area, skiing, restaurants and other questions.
Haute-Savoie is a French department in the Rhône-Alpes region of eastern France. It borders both Swiitzerland and Italy. The capital is Annecy. To the north is Lake Geneva and Switzerland; to the south and southeast are the Mont Blanc and Aravis mountain ranges and the French entrance to the Mont Blanc Tunnel to Italy is in Upper Savoy. It is noted for its winter sports and the first Winter Olympics were held at Chamonix in 1924.
Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges, Chamonix shares the summit of Mont Blanc with its neighboring commune of Courmayeur in Italy, and owns the title of highest commune in France. The commune is well known and loved by skiers and by mountain enthusiasts of all types. Mont Blanc, at a height of 4,810 metres, is the third most visited natural site in the world. With an area of 245 square kilometres, Chamonix is the fourth largest commune in mainland France.