Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This is a lovely apartment situated in the beautiful unspoilt village of le Cernix, Crest Voland. Completed in December 2007 by MGM whose reputation for building consistently high quality accommodation is renowned.
The apartment has 2 bedrooms, an en suite shower room, family bathroom and a separate WC. There is a fully fitted and equipped kitchen and dining area. A large decked balcony off the dining area provides spectacular views of the surrounding mountains.
The apartment has all the usual, high quality mod cons including a large plasma TV, CD/DVD player, ipod docking station and wireless broadband internet.
Within the chalet development there is a large indoor heated swimming pool, large sun deck, secure parking and ski locker.
Le Chalet des Oursons is conveniently located just minutes from the ski lifts or join the blue run earlier and the village amenities where you will find Le Pub, Bars, Restaurants, Deli, Ski hire and Tourist office (see photo)
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||250 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 68 km, Nearest railway: Albertville 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
The chalet des Oursons or chalet of little bear cubs is a self catering luxury apartment and is an ideal base for ski or summer sports.
Sleeps up to 6 in 2 bedrooms (one double 2 singles) plus large L-shaped sofa bed in the lounge.
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker and dining for 6.
Bathroom, en suite shower room and separate WC.
Lounge (with TV/ DVD / CD, ipod docking station and wireless broadband internet. Large decked balcony with table and chairs.
Secure private underground parking and secure ski locker.
Washing machine, Iron and Ironing board, hairdryer and hoover are provided.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a large indoor heated swimming pool within the development with a large sun deck with fantastic views across the mountains.
The pool is open in winter and summer from December to March and July to end of August.
The pistes and main chair lift are minutes away and being one of the villages within the Espace Diamant ski region you will have access to 185 km of skiing, made up of 13 Black, 61 Red, 78 Blue and 44 Green Runs.
The Espace Diamant offers the same standard of skiing as the more popular resorts but without the crowds and queues.
6 minutes walk to the local amenities where you find restaurants, pub, deli, ski hire and tourist office. This is a resort where apres ski is low key in this authentic french mountain feel resort.
The Rhone/French Alps region
There are an abundance of activities in Winter or Summer in the Haute-Savoie region. The region encompasses a large part of the French Alps and consists of 110 resorts.
Activities include Skiing, Hiking or Walking, Water Sports, Cycling, Golf and Horse riding.
The apartment is located in the village of Le Cernix which is next to Crest Voland, a pretty village 20 mins drive from the exclusive and bustling resort of Megeve.
It is at the heart of The Espace Diamant ski area, situated at the foot of Mont Blanc. The area has 185 km of alpine slopes and comprises the five villages of Les Saisies, Crest-Voland, Notre Dame de Bellecombe, Flumet and Praz sur Arly.
The resort gained its first lift in 1951 and has grown steadily ever since, the creation of the link to Les Saises in 1985 formed the original 'Espace Crystal' ski region. The "Espace Cristal" now links to Les Saisies and Crest-Voland - Cohennoz, to form "Espace Diamant". From December 2005 this area has also been linked to Notre-Dame de Bellecombe, Flumet and Praz sur Arly.
It is ideal for families and couples, the slopes suit beginners and intermediate level skiers. There are also black runs for the more advanced skiers but is mainly made up of blue and red runs.
Please see link to piste map for exact details :
The slopes are unspolit and uncrowded and the Apres ski is fairly low key. There are 12 Bars, 9 Restaurants and one night club in Crest Voland. In Le Cernix (a few minutes from Crest Voland) there are several restaurants, a few bars, deli and Le Pub.
The area has also a large Nordic network of cross country trails which run through the heavily wooded countryside surrounding the village.
There is plenty to enjoy in the summer too. Lying on the “Route des Grandes Alpes”, Val d’Arly is the perfect base for excursions into the surrounding countryside, whether by car, on foot, by mountain bike or on horseback. Other activities in the area include golf, white water sports and fishing.
The heated swimming pool is also open in Winter and Summer seasons and has a large sundeck outside with lovely views of the mountains.
If you want a relaxing, convenient and authentically french traditional resort then this apartment is for you. Please contact us if you have any questions at all by using the contact form below.