Chalet / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Chalet Chez Maurice is a cosy family chalet that offers spacious accommodation on three different levels including a new open kitchen, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with separate toiletes, a ski room and large entrance hall. The chalet is located on a plot of 1000 m2 overlooking the mountains on both sides of Vallée d'Abondance.

Chalet Chez Maurice is furnished to a very high standard with an open fireplace and plenty of comfort including free Wi-Fi internet and Flat Screen Satellite TV. The large terrace (south facing) and veranda allow you to enjoy the view all year round.

The chalet is ideal for families or smaller groups of adults who wish to self-cater. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric oven, a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, and a five burner gas hob and has all kitchen tools for a hobby chef.

Bed & kitchen linen and towels are provided and includes in the price.

/// Location

It's located in Vacheresse in Vallee d'Abondance and close to one of the biggest ski areas in the world, Les Portes du Soleil which comprises of 12 linked alpine resorts in France and Switzerland, 650km of skiing!

During the summer it is an ideal base for hiking, biking, water sports on the lack of Geneva and many other activities. In winter, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, sledding and many other attractions are within short driving distance or can be reached with the free ski bus which stops 15 minutes walking from the chalet.

/// Child friendly

The chalet provides toys, baby chair, baby bed and extra security have been installed.

We are looking forward to have the pleasure of welcoming you soon.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Geneva (GVA) 65 km, Nearest railway: Thonon les Bains 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Super King Beds (2), Double Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region

Vacheresse is situated in Vallée d'Abondance 19 kms from Thonon-Les-Bains and 24 kms from Morgins in Portes Du Soleil.

In summer
It is an ideal base for hiking, biking, water sports on the lack of Geneva and many other activities. Nearby located, Abondance is lovely in summer with it's markets and terraces.In Chatel you find a major new aquatic centre "The Forme d'O " that is expected to open in June 2014. The centre will have both indoor and outdoor pools and also spa facilities.

In Winter
Abondance part of Les Portes du Soleil is less than a 10 minutes drive from the chalet. The connection to the full ski area of les Portes du Soleil is from La Chapelle d'Abondance which is a 15 minutes away. More information on the ski area can you find on


Restaurants, Shops
The chalet is centrally located, restaurants and shops are within short distance. You will find an overview of the restaurants (recommendations) and shops, bakery etc. in the chalet with contact details and opening hours.