An exceptional apartment in Chalet Oryx located close to the Aiguille du Midi cable car and just a 3 minute walk to central Chamonix. Set in its own private garden, the converted townhouse consists of 2 apartments together with a shared heated ski boot / drying room and large garden. The apartment has 3 bedrooms, which can either be doubles or twins. Facilities include fully fitted kitchen, lounge area with freesat TV and Apple TV, Free Wi Fi broadband, Under Floor Heating and Cooling system throughout for both summer and winter, open plan dining / living area, 2 bathrooms with rainforest showers and heated towel rails, 1 bathroom with bath and shower and heated towel rail, towels and linen included. Furnished with king size zip n link beds, the apartment is able to accommodate both single parties and couples.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 En suites|
|Nearest Amenities||100 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Geneva 81 km, Nearest railway: St Gervais 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Furniture||Super King Beds (6), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Haute Savoie is located in the Eastern region of France known as the Rhone-Alpes. Bordering both Switzerland and Italy, to the north is Lake Geneva and Switzerland and the southeast are Mont Blanc and Aravis Mountain Ranges. The Mont Blanc Tunnel is located under the Mont Blanc mountain just on the outskirst of Chamonix giving links to Italy including the ski resorts Courmayeur and the Aosta Valley. With a back drop of stunning glaciers and snowfields, Chamonix town makes an ideal summer and winter destination.
Chamonix is often called the outdoor capital of France providing a year-round busy tourist destination. Summer and winter sports attract a large amount of visitors, as Chamonix is reputed to be the best alpine climbing and skiing capital of the world. Easily accessible, it is only a one hour's drive from Geneva airport or 7 hours direct from Calais. The Chamonix valley caters for all levels of skiers and snowboarders and such is the diversity of the pistes, there is something for everyone. Non skiers and climbers can ascend to neighbouring summits by cable car or railway for stunning mountain views.
The attractive bustling cobbled town of Chamonix itself has a range of comprehensive shops, bars, cafes, restaurants, casino and abundant night life. With over 100,000 visitors per day in the summer and 60,000 visiters in the Winter, Chamonix town has a fantastic infrastructure for all types of visitors.
Facilities in Chamonix include golf courses, an ice rink, swimming pool, worldwide cuisine, climbing walls, sports centre, spa and health centres and opportunities for lots of sports including kayaking, paragliding, dog sledging, walking, heli-skiing, skiing, snowboarding, mountaineering, ice climbing, mountain biking, horse trekking and snow shoeing.