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Balme, a 20sqm property close to the centre of town with great views

People2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 20 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

A Studio apartment in the heart of Chamonix with everything you may need.

The Property has a pull out full size double bed. It has a TV, Radio CD player. The Kitchen has a fridge, Kettle, Microwave, 2 hob cooker, (no Oven) and a dishwasher. There is ample storage for groceries and the cupboards are stocked with all the crockery/pans that you will require. There is also a large storage in other cupboards in other parts of the studio. There is unlimited hot water and a powerful shower which has all been tiled.

The studio is located facing the river Arve which runs through Chamonix and is just a 2 minute walk to the very centre of town and the local train station as well as the L'Aiguille du Midi lift station.

There is no associated parking, however all along there is free parking across the road. The towns main bus station is just a 3 minute walk which will take you to the slopes or Airport.

We like to personally check-in our customers and aim to greet you when you arrive in Chamonix. If this is not possible we will give you a detailed explanation in order for you to self check-in. We will always be contactable in the event a problem may arise and will try to meet you before you leave Chamonix. If a late check-in (after 9pm) is unavoidable then a €30.00 late check-in fee may be charged.

We also take a €200/£200 damage deposit by PayPal when you book and return it to you about a week after you check out.

More Details

Property Manager
Chris O'Regan
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Chamonix in Rhone-Alpes

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 20 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Holiday Complex
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The Bathroom contains a shower with unlimited hot water. There is also a sink and a toilet in this room. This is all new and works really well.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • This is a studio apartment, so the bed is in the living area. There is a fold out double bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

3.6/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

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4

Small but perfectly formed!

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is small but had everything I needed and was in a fantastic location to act as a base for skiing. It was really straightforward to get into and was clean and tidy. The only thing it is lacking is a ski locker.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Nice apartment with a good view

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyable stay in Balme apartment. Ideal for anyone travelling on their own. Very close to Aguille Du Midi, bus station and the town centre. Fantastic views of Mont Blanc and other mountains on a clear day. The owner was very helpful and I would highly recommend visiting Chamonix.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

small and compact but adequate for our needs

  • 3 of 5

Small apartment (look bigger in picture) with pull down sofa bed and small kitchen. No frills but adequate for a week with a mix of eating out and the odd meal in. Nice outlook with mountain views and central location, although a little noisey at times with the odd reveller and refuse collectors arriving very very early. Small shower but modern and lots of hot water. Apprartment was in need of a good clean, lots of dust!

Key pad entrance on door was a pain as it seldom worked first time and a wait of 20 seconds or so was required until it reset itself, but never got locked out!

Advertised as having dishwasher but there was not one! Small two ring cooker, microwave and small electric oven. Not many cups. plates or glasses, just enough for two.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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3

NIce small apartment. Perfect location. Not overly clean.

  • 3 of 5

NIce small apartment. Perfect location close to Midi cablecar. Was not cleaned very well (Floor not cleaned, e.g. food crumbs and coffee stains. Some dirty dishes). Responsive caretaker. Not very insulated against outside noise, but not a big deal.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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4

Super bien situé

  • 4 of 5

L'appartement est sympa, pratique pour un séjour à 2 ! Il est à quelques mètres du centre ville, des lignes de bus, bowling, bars ... enfin tous ce dont on a besoin ! Pour faire les courses, locations de skis ... des magasins sont juste à côté de l'appartement également.

Nous recommandons !

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Early Summer
27 May 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£256
for 3 nights
From
£85
£358
£767
 
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£332
for 3 nights
From
£111
£469
£1,023
 
 
Mid August
5 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£256
for 3 nights
From
£85
£358
£1,023
 
 
UTMB
26 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£494
for 7 nights
£494
£1,023
 
 
Pre Christmas
9 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£230
for 3 nights
From
£77
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£384
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£294
for 3 nights
From
£98
From
£111
Fri,Sat,Sun
£494
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£682
for 7 nights
£682
 
 
January
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£230
for 3 nights
From
£77
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£384
 
 
Pre Mid Term
3 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£294
for 3 nights
From
£98
From
£111
Fri,Sat,Sun
£494
 
 
Mid Term
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£682
for 7 nights
£682
 
 
Post Mid Term
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£294
for 3 nights
From
£98
From
£111
Fri,Sat,Sun
£494
 
 
March - April
24 Feb 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£230
for 3 nights
From
£77
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£384
 
 
Early Summer
26 May 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£256
for 3 nights
From
£85
£358
£767
 
 
Summer
28 Jul 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£332
for 3 nights
From
£111
£469
£1,023
 
 
Mid August
11 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£256
for 3 nights
From
£85
£358
£1,023
 
 
UTMB
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£494
for 7 nights
£494
£1,023
 
 
Pre Christmas
8 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£230
for 3 nights
From
£77
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£384
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£294
for 3 nights
From
£98
From
£111
Fri,Sat,Sun
£494
 
 
New Year
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£682
for 7 nights
£682
 
 
January
5 Jan 2019 - 8 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£230
for 3 nights
From
£77
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£384
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£128
for 3 nights
From
£43
From
£60
Fri,Sat,Sun
£205
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £170.48

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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