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Beautiful Chalet in Spectacular Alpine Setting - Studio

People2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
2
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Studio

A perfect studio apartment for two people with suburb views on to the forest. Living room has double sofa bed and a flatscreen satellite TV/DVD player. There is also free Internet access. There is a well-equipped kitchen with dining area, and a seperate shower with WC. . Lots of stone to create a really 'cosy' feeling.


About the property

Chalet Lacs d'Amour

Chalet Lacs D'Amour is situated in the Savoyarde Hamlet of Le Fornet, two kilometres from Val d'Isere, so combining mountain charm and tranquillity with the excitement of one of the world's top ski resorts. The chalet is divided into 4 apartments, sleeping a maximum of 20 people. The largest of the 4 apartments has 3 bedrooms on 3 levels, including fireplace, sauna and jacuzzi.

At 1,950 metres the chalet is surrounded by snow for six months in the winter, and mountain pastures with alpine flowers in the summer. The Le Fornet cable car is a few minutes walk downhill from the chalet, giving access to winter and summer skiing. In the winter you have the choice of a blue or black run back to the front door of the chalet. In the ski season a shuttle bus service runs from Le Fornet every five minutes throughout the day to Val d'Isere. You can also take Le Fornet cable car and gondolas up on to the Le Fornet runs and then catch a chair lift over on to the other slopes in the area.

For all our clients we have recently entered into a collaboration with one of the best local ski shops who will give a special 40% - 50% discount arrangement for the hire of ski equipment!!! They will also collect you from the village by van and bring you back with your boots and skis or snow boards.

In the Summer enjoy the long walks from the chalet up to waterfalls and a lake. The alpine flowers are truly breathtaking and the only sounds will be the birds and the marmottes and the sound of the river.

More Details

Owner
Sue Pickering
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 February, 2017

About Sue Pickering

Sue Pickering is a member of the Hunter family in London that owns three of the four apartments in the chalet. The family bought the chalet in 1985 and spent five years converting it into luxury apartments.

Sue Pickering purchased this apartment in 1985

Why Sue Pickering chose Val d'Isere - Tignes - Sainte Foy

We chose this chalet as it combines a peaceful rural setting with the excitement of a major ski resort where snow is guaranteed every Winter.

What makes this apartment unique

This Chalet has unique views of the mountains and forest. It is the last house going towards the mountains in the village of Le Fornet so you are guaranteed uninterrupted views of the mountains and forest.

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Reviews

4/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

4

Great base for Val D'Isere and surround

  • 4 of 5

Super studio apartment in the idyllic hamlet of Le Fornet. Stayed last week in Jan 2016 – sunshine to blizzards but always comfortable in the Studio. Access to Fornet pistes or the all hours free ski bus into town both close by. Well presented apartment in a historic conversion. Excellently provisioned kitchen area and communal facilities a bonus. Some nice welcome touches provided by owner. Suitable for solo visitor or couples. Quick reply and booking confirmation from owner following initial enquiry. Availability chart were up to date and accurate. Local Le Fornet lift bar and lunch/evening at L'Arolay recommended after skiing your socks off or just strolling up to Pont St Charles. Best of both worlds with Val D’Isere centre & amenities on hand yet tranquillity & spectacular scenery surrounding the Chalet. Equally attractive all year round I imagine.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Studioin Le Fornet in Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 22 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
General:
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Shower Enclosure
  • When you have had your shower gaze out of the window and enjoy the view up the valley to the gorge of the Iseran river.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

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