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High Altitude Holidays in Three Valleys



Updated: 22-Dec-2014
8 en-suite bedrooms, stand alone chalet, mountain views, great ski-ing

Chalet Kimberley is only seven years old and built in the Savoyard style. It is a stand alone chalet with great facilities. It is at the end of the Le Bettaix near the first Chairlift which takes you up and into Les Menuires - the starting point to the whole of this fantastic ski area, the Trois Vallees a vast domain of exploration and adventure!

The Village of Le Bettaix is situated in an awesome location offering excellent access to the Three Valleys; including Val Thorens, Les Menuires, Meribel, La Tania and the renowned, glamourous resort of Courchevel.

Chalet Kimberley nestles beautifully within the Savoyard atmosphere of Le Bettaix, a village that feeds from the main resort of Les Menuires. From the Chalet there are breath-taking views that exposes the sheer magnificence of Val Thorens, the highest village in Europe. To top it off, the beautiful River Doron also flows peacefully alongside the Chalet - picturesque perfection!

Sustenance lies at the heart of mountain enjoyment. At Chalet Kimberley, we recognise the importance of ski cuisine by treating our guests to locally sourced home cooked food.


Over the years Graeme has perfected the delicacy of 'brekkie', offering his famous creamy porridge, cereals, crusty bread, croissants, a daily cooked option, steaming cafetieres of coffee, pots of tea and fruit juice (phew!): The BEST way to start your mountain day.

Après-midi Munch

Whether you opt for a relaxing return by following the easy blue run back, or if après ski veers you off-piste, the crackling log fire and afternoon munchies (homemade cake/biscuits) are a welcoming end to your day of recreation and endurance.

Cocktail Hour.

We will then serve you a cocktail of the day in the hot tub whilst the warm water and bubbles soak away any aches from your busy day.


Finally, at 7.30 p.m.enjoy a tasty wholesome three course dinner; finishing with cheese and port in the living room.

The chalet has great facilities including outdoor hot tub, widescreen TV, DVD, DVD library, Games consoles and games, board games, books.

The chalet has free Wifi.

The chalet has parking for up to 3 cars.

We are owner run so standards are kept high. Great service and flexibility is our niche!

More Details
  • Sleeps 16
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the Owner

Ski Powder Pigs is a small ski chalet company owned and run by Kim and Graeme Trevallion. Some years ago we ditched the routine of 'mainstream' life to work and live in the mountains. From personal guidance on or off the mountain, to first class treatment within the winter abode, our service and knowledge provides a fresh winter indulgence for every guest who chooses the Ski Powder Pigs experience.

Holidaying just got extra easy!!

Kim and Graeme.

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Speaks English, German

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Kim and Graham

Just a short note to thank you for looking after us last week. You could not have done enough to make our holiday experience any better. The food and accommodation was just what we needed. I will look into dates with my 21 year old son for the week of 8-15 March and revert if that fits with him.

So thank you again
Apr 2014
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From the Owner

At Ski Powder Pigs we exceed the stereotype and offer a different kind of chalet holiday. Having worked in the area for many years for others we decided that because of our passion for snowsports particularly in the Three Valleys and in particular the Belleville Valley, we would prefer to own and run a business ourselves thereby enabling us to offer the sort of holidays to guests where flexibility is the key. Also, being owner run our standards are constantly kept high and great service is our number one priority.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Chambery at 120 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : In Le Bettaix at 20 Metres Nearest Ferry : Caen at 850 Kilometres Nearest Golf : In Meribel at 50 Kilometres Nearest Train : Moutiers at 27 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Albertville at 50 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : In Le Bettaix at 20 Metres Nearest Ski : In Le Bettaix at 150 Metres Car: not necessary

Chalet Kimberley is located in the heart of the largest linked ski domain in the World with it's 650kms of piste over 4 Valleys. Snowsports are plenty. There are many local seasonal spectacles especially over Christmas and New Year. The area has ski-ing for all level of snowsports enthusiast and for all ages. There are also other sports such as parapenting, dog sledging, ski-dooing, luging, helicopter flights over the mountains.

During the summer months the mountains transform into a mountain adventure park with mountain biking, walking, climbing, via ferrata, white water rafting, kayaking, swimming, horse riding, tennis and lots of suspended children's activities.

The resort of Les Menuires just above Le Bettaix has a variety of shops, restaurants, bars offering apres ski and Sky Sports events, ski schools, ATM machines, hairdressers, a large Sports Centre where one can leave luggage when needed. There is a very informative Tourist Centre too.

The village below us is St. Martin de Belleville which is very pretty and has bars offering apres ski, there are many Savoyard restaurants, shops, cafes and a market and a fab museum and Tourist Centre.

Val Thorens 10 kms up the mountain by road but very easy to ski to is the highest resort in Europe and offers high altitude ski-ing above 3000 metres and up to mid May. Val Thorens has much night life, shops, bars, restaurants and is very lively. Taxis can be arranged for a night out.


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Chalet prices are listed above per person sharing a room for two. If you wish to book the whole chalet for your group please e-mail or ring for a price. A f

Short breaks (min of 3 nights) are available on request and subject to availability.


Guests pay £100.00 non-refundable deposit when they make a reservation. The balance of the holiday is due 8 - 10 weeks before arrival.

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Updated: 22-Dec-2014
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From the Owner

Chalet Kimberley has a great situation within the Belleville Valley. For us, we love the tranquility and authenticity of the village of Le Bettaix but love the fact that we are right in the heart of this awesome ski domain which can still boast that it is the largest linked ski domain in the World with over 650 kms of piste over 4 valleys.

Property Type

  • chalet

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House


  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub ...

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef
  • Staff


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Floor Area

  • 200 m²


  • Bathroom 1- 7
  • All shower rooms are en-suite and are approx 6 x 6 feet in size. They all have full length mirrors with lighting above, extendible magnifying mirrors, hair-dryers and heated towels rails.


  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, En-suite shower room on Ground Floor
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, En-suite shower room on Ground Floor
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed, En-suite shower room on First Floor
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed, En-suite shower room on First Floor
  • Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed, En-suite shower room on Third Floor
  • Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed, En-suite shower room on Third Floor
  • Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed, This bedroom shares an en-suite shower room with bedroom 8
  • Bedroom 8 - 2 Single Bed, Small bedroom shares an en-suite shower room with 7
  • All bedrooms are approx 10 x 11 feet in size and have en-suite shower rooms, bedside tables with lights and a large wardrobe. Plenty of hooks for hanging and convector heaters and underfloor heating.


  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Included in Price
  • Included in Price
  • Catering available

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • The chalet is in the Three Valleys the largest linked ski domain in the World with 650 kms of piste over 4 valleys with many snow sports activities to partake of. During the summer the resort is beautiful where mountain activities are centred around the mountains like mountain biking, walkings, climbing, via ferrata, kayaking, children's suspended activities, horse riding. Your Winter and Summer holidays in Chalet Kimberley can be as tranquil or as adventure packed as you prefer.

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