Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This apartment sleeps 2-4 people in one master bedroom (2 single beds) and one smaller bedroom with a blow up double bed. It is a warm and welcoming apartment in the Swiss Alps. South-facing floor to ceiling windows look out at surrounding mountains. The apartment is next to ski pistes and hiking trails and is only a short walk (or free bus ride) from the ski lifts and the centre of the charming village, cafés, train stations, sports centres, shops and restaurants of Leysin.
There are two south facing balconies, one off the lounge and one off the master bedroom. The master bedroom has wall to ceiling cupboards and two single beds (which can be pushed together and made up as a double).
There is also a baby travel cot and high chair available.
Leysin has something for everyone. As well as skiing, why don't you try the local tobogganing park, curling, swimming or iceskating!
After a busy day, relax with a fondue or raclette in one of Leysin's cosy Swiss restaurants. There is also a wonderful café/sandwich bar, a burger/crepe restaurant, a kebab shop, a Chinese restaurant, Italian restaurants and pub/bars with pub food. Something for everyone.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 110 km, Nearest railway: Leysin Village 1.5 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
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The Swiss Alps region
Leysin is one of the sunniest villages in Switzerland and has pure mountain air, breathtaking views and abundant Swiss fauna and flora. It is an area rich in activities, relaxation, art, education and cuisine. Local delicacies include dried meats, cheese, bread, pastries and wine.
Leysin is close to Montreux (Montreux Jazz Festival), Lake Geneva, Les Diablerets (glacier skiing), Les Mosses), Lavey Les Bains (thermal baths), Bex (salt mines), Aigle (chateau, vinyards and golf course), Lausanne & Geneva (theatres, places of cultural interest, international art galleries).
Sports & Activities: nordic walking, running, mountain biking, downhill scootering, mini-golf, paragliding, indoor and outdoor tennis, squash, swimming, ice-skating and brand new gym. There is an adventure park in Aigle (28km from Leysin) and Aquaparc in Le Bouveret (40km from Leysin). There is an indoor pool and outdoor paddling pool in Leysin and an outdoor pool in Aigle.
Restaurants: There are restaurants to suit every taste. Swiss food is served in the village at The Fromagerie (cheese-making demonstrations and Leysin museum), Le Leysin (a la carte), La Chassure (pizza), La Lorraine (Italian and Swiss) and La Caleche; and in the mountains at Prafandaz, Mayen and Les Fers chalets. International cuisine can be found in the cosy international bars, The Station (Feydey), Top Pub, The Lynx and Davinda bar. Delicious sandwiches, freshly pressed juices and coffee and pastries at The Farandole. Frappucinos at Coffee Beans.
Summer Festivals & Events: Swiss National Day (1 Aug), Nuit des Fees (Aug). There is often live music at The Station bar at Feydey.