Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Stay in a lovely apartment in the stunning village of Samoens with fantastic alpine views with a true mountain atmosphere.
Two bedroom apartment with character in an old converted 16th century farmhouse close to the centre of the village of Samoens. Exposed wooden beams and wooden floors. Fantastic views of the mountains in a quiet location.
Newly installed kitchen and modern furnishings.
Lovely sunny garden south facing which has the sun from early in the morning until sunset.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: GENEVA 50 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
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors||
Lovely sunny garden south facing for bbqs and afternoon sunbathing
Changeover day usually Sat to Sat but please ask for details
The Rhone/French Alps region
Samoens and the Grand Massif have superb high altitude skiing from
Grand Massif 1600-2500m
The Grand Massif includes 265km of pistes. It links five resorts 5 linked resorts: Morillon, Les Carroz, Flaine, Samoens and Sixt. The highest point is 2500m.
The Alps is only just being discovered in the summer. The climate is sunny and consistently warm ideal for outdoor activities such as swimming, hiking, mountain biking, mountaineering, paragliding and water sports. The apartment is well located for all these activities and you are able to walk and mountain bike from trails starting outside the apartment. Nearby there is opportunities for fishing and a superb outdoor swimming pool and lovely tennis courts with tennis tuition available in July and August. Also there is excellent horse riding and donkey trips and guiding.
The downhill mountain bike championship is often held in nearby Les Gets and you can take your mountain bike up in nearby chairlifts and descend downhill. Also Hot air Ballooning and fantastic climbing. Alternatively there is an 18 hole Golf course and driving range in nearby Les Gets with tuition.
There are also plenty of opportunities for watersports nearby such as:
- Windsurfing on Lake Annecy and Leman
- Swimming in nearby lakes
or just sunbathe and have a BBQ on your own sundrenched terrace (now with sun chair)