Les Carroz Ski Apartment
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
LES ALPAGES - Ski and snowboarding apartment in Les Carroz d'Araches, Grand Massif.
FREE WIFI - So you can stay in touch with friends and family.
SATELITE TV - English Chanels, keep up with your favourite shows.
Blue Ray DVD - We have a great movie collection for the young and 'not' so young!
FREE SKI BUS - Bus Stop only 50 m from our door, runs every 10 mins.
Fabulous MGM apartment ideally situated in a quiet and peaceful location enjoying wonderful uninterrupted views of the Grand Massif mountains, forests, village, local ski slopes, and nearby tennis courts, spa and outdoor swimming pool. Les Carroz village centre with its cafes, restaurants and shops is only a short 10 minute walk. During the ski season the free ski bus stops within 50 meters of our apartment offering easy access to the main high speed telecabine connecting directly into the Grand Massif. Perfect for skiing and snowboarding holidays and summer mountain biking, hiking and paragliding in France.
Les Carroz has a huge range of outdoor activities, both winter ski and snowboarding and summer mountain biking, VTT, hiking and paragliding, beautiful mountain scenery, invigorating air, entertainment, relaxation and friendliness: Les Carroz has the golden rules of a successful resort for either skiing in the French Alps or walking holidays, combined with the charm and authenticity of what was once, and still remains, a traditional Haute-Savoyard French alpine village means that Les Carroz d'Araches is ideally equipped to offer you a wonderful holiday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Annecy 75 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 55 km, Nearest railway: Cluses 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The rental apartment 55 m2 provides the following:
Kitchen - is well fitted and equipped with a dishwasher, fridge and full sized oven and separate hob. The solid pine table seats 5 comfortably.
Living area - a well furnished and attractive living area with a large balcony. There is a three seater sofa which converts to a double bed with mattress, matching two seater sofa, pine display and storage cabinet, pine coffee table, a 82cm HD flat screen TV connected to satellite for UK TV programs, French terrestial TV, high speed wi-fi and Blue ray DVD with extensive film library.
Bedroom 1 - has a pine double bed with large pull out drawers underneath, fitted to the side of the bed are two pine wardrobes with five overhead pine cupboards giving lots of storage.
Bedroom 2 - has adult sized pine bunk beds with pull out drawers, plus two pine chests of drawers and an armchair.
Bathroom - has a bath with shower and a large vanity cupboard.
Ski locker immediately outside apartment
|Further details outdoors|
The Les Carroz d'Araches village sporting amenities are within 200 m of the apartment, including 2 outdoor heated swimming pools and an indoor pool, sauna, jacuzzi and Turkish hamman, archery, tennis courts, horse riding, indoor sports hall for basketball, football, table tennis, badminton etc. In the nearby woods is an adventure park and easy access to the GR walks covering the Grand Massif. The balcony looks out onto beautiful mountain scenery and is provided with chairs and a table for casual breakfasts and relaxation. Car parking is directly adjacent to the apartment and there is plenty of outside space to park up mountain bikes.
Tennis courts, archery and adventure park are only open during the summer. In winter, the the nearby spa and swimming pool remain open and of couse there is the skiing and snowboarding from beginner to advanced offering 134 pistes, covering 265 km with the highest point being 2500 m; cross country and telemark skiing; snow shoeing, snow mobiling, ice-skating and dog-sledding. Near to the apartment is the indoor pool, jacuzzi and spa and turkish hamman, open in winter and summer.
In summer, you can go mountain climbing, play tennis, white-water rafting, mountain-biking, VTT, fishing, horse and pony riding at the nearby village riding school, archery, canyoning, paragliding, hot-air ballooning, hydrospeed, hiking, rambling, mini golf, and there is a full 18 hole golf course at nearby Flaine or Chamonix,
For walkers you can discover 200 km of marked paths all over the Grand Massif area, from gentle walks through alpine meadows and forests to invigorating climbs. The long distance footpaths including the GR 96 and GR 5 can be walked in the region. The GR 96 can be accessed a short distance from the apartment.
The Rhone/French Alps region
Les Carroz d'Araches is a traditional French Alps village, one of the 5 linked resorts that make up the Grand Massif (Flaine, Samoens, Morillon and Sixt fer Cheval being the other 4) there is an abundance of high quality skiing right on your doorstep with 265 km of pistes on offer making this area the 3rd largest resort in France.
Apart from being one of the most snow sure regions in the French Alps (best snow in 2012-2013 since 2002) with an excellent snow record and skiing and snowboarding to suit all levels, Les Carroz d'Araches also benefits from its prime location, just 45 minutes from Geneva and 30 minutes from Chamonix. The beautiful town of Annecy with its wonderful lake and beaches is only 40 minutes away, which is a great place to visit.
Les Carroz d'Araches is a charming traditional French Alps village. It is a spacious, sunny family resort where life still revolves around the village square with its pavement cafes and interesting little shops, with a village market every Tuesday. Thre are a good range of restaurants from creperies to traditional Savoyard cooking.
It has the lived in feel of a real French village which remains open all year round offering fantastic winter skiing and a working traditional alpine village with an array of mountain activities in beautiful countryside for the summer.
A blog on our website provides further details on skiing and walking in the Grand Massif region.
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7 May 2014
"Cosy apartment in charming village"
We enjoyed our stay here during a very quiet time in the village. The apartment is cosy and well equipped, and the addition of wifi allowed us to plan each day's trip online. It was good to hav… More
thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your stay in our Les Carroz apartment. We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday and look forward to welcoming you back for future stays.
9 Mar 2014
"UCANSKI Apartment Les Carroz"
This was our second stay in the apartment and once again we were not disappointed. Just like a home from home with everything you need to get up and running as soon as you arrive. There are a numbe… More
2 Mar 2014
"A fabulous family winter ski holiday."
Our second visit to the apartment for a family ski holiday. The apartment is well situated with a free bus around the village and to the ski lifts every 15 minutes. Apartment facilities more than ade… More
19 Jan 2014
"Hard to beat"
The apartment is ideally situated only half a minutes walk from the regular free ski bus. This is my 7th stay and it is hard to beat in terms of location and comfort for a small family. The ski area i… More
It is important to us to know that we did everything we could to make your stay as comfortable as possible and really do value the views our guests send us especially our returning guests, we really appreciate you taking time to provide feedback.
We constantly upgrade our apartment to ensure we do not disappoint our guests and are extremely delighted that after 7 visits our apartment and Les Carroz continue to charm you and the family. Really look forward to welcoming back you once again.
2 Jan 2014
"Great Resort and lovely apartment"
Easy access to the slopes via the ski bus, which is only 50 yards walk away. Lovely resort with good links into Flaine and other smaller resorts. The apartment is a good size for 4 - and well equipped… More
Thank you for taking a moment to provide feedback for our apartment. So pleased you and the family had a wonderful Christmas and staying in our apartment made it a little bit more special.
Mike & I look forward to welcoming you back.
5 Aug 2013
"Who says you need winter snow?!"
We are just home from a fabulous July week up at Les Carroz... who says you need winter snow?! The apartment was perfect for us and our three children; beautifully appointed, superb wi-fi and DVD coll… More
Thank you for your wonderful feedback, it was a pleasure having you and your family stay in our mountain apartment. Summer or Winter, Les Carroz has a myriad of adventures waiting to be discovered. Delighted you enjoyed staying in our apartment, we work hard to maintain and improve our apartment to ensure our guests enjoy their stay. We look forward to welcoming you back.
4 Feb 2013
We stayed as a group of three for a week's skiing. The apartment was spacious, clean, nicely decorated and was very well equipped both in terms of storage and cooking utensils (important for us … More
Delighted you enjoyed your holiday in Les Carroz and that staying in our apartment helped to make it more special. We have taken great care over the choice of furnishings and decorations to make our apartment a home from home for our guests. It was a real pleasure dealing with you from the beginning and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.
10 Jan 2013
"Ucanski apartment in Les Carroz delivers yet again"
I have enjoyed this apartment on more occasions that I care to remember, both summer and winter, and it always delivers a warm, cosy and comfortable stay. It is well equipped with modern amenities and… More
Thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your stay in our mountain apartment. So pleased you enjoyed your 2012 New Year holiday in our apartment. You and your family are most welcome guests. Our aim is to make our rental property a home from home and we are rewarded when guests return to us year after year. You have a 2nd holiday with us starting Saturday 12 Jan 2013 - have a great stay!
31 Aug 2011
"A Beautiful Chalet in a Beautiful Location"
We had a fantastic summer break (August 2011) . The location was beautiful and the apartment a real home from home. Les Carroz is absolutely charming and provides plenty to do from paragliding, tennis… More
4 Aug 2011
"clean, tidy, ideal location for many outdoor activities."
We stayed at this apartment for 2 weeks in July 2011. The apartment is ideally situated close to Les Carroz vilage with a good selection of small supermarkets, cafes & restaraunts. Good for walking, c… More
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