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Central Chamonix flat with private terrace and stunning views

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2/3 beds,bathroom,kitchen,sitting room,large terrace,sleeps 5 -7 (8 at a pinch)

Large, south facing penthouse apartment with spectacular views of Chamonix and the Mont Blanc range. 200 yards from the central square of Chamonix and 20 yards from the railway station, from where ski buses to all pistes depart regularly. This apartment has a large dining room and kitchen combined; a master bedroom with double bed and small balcony; a further bedroom with 4 beds (2 in bunk, 1 stow-away); sitting room with double sofa bed and small balcony; bathroom with double wash basin and combined bath/shower; separate loo; large private terrace (size of the entire flat again) and private underground parking for one car. It is equipped with TV, DVD, Broad Band Internet access, UK satellite, dish washer and washing machine. This is a non-smoking apartment.

Chamonix is an unbelievable mountain town - not at all like a typical purpose built resort. Steeped in history - from alpine climbing to the Olympics. The apartment is in the centre of the town with dozens of bars and restaurants, discos, shops and the Brevent & Auguille du Midi cable cars. Enjoy awesome views of the Mont Blanc range from the apartment. There's a great mix of ski terrain from town centre blues & reds to some of the best, deepest and steepest off-piste slopes in the World!

Geneva airport is a short 60 mile transfer away (easily arranged) or the motorway/ peage virtually runs to the door from Calais for Brits who drive. The central railway station is a 2 minute walk away so you don't even need a car once you're in town. Chamonix is an outstanding venue year-round! Buses to the whole of Chamonix valley leave from the station.

Summer details: Chamonix’s a year-round adventure play ground. You can walk, climb (any style to any standard), paraglide, hang glide, parachute (45 minutes away), mountain bike, fish, golf, party, eat, go bowling, swim, play tennis, dance at nightclubs, sight see, break out the water colour paints or gamble at the casino! It is all here for you.

More Details

Owner
John Smith
Member since: 2001
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 December, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Chamonix in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom - Bath with Shower , double wash basin
    Bathroom - Toilet
  • Combined bath / shower 2 separate wash basins The toilet is in a separate room
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed , Sleeps 3
    TV room/ Bedroom - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 2
    Lounge - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 1 Pull out
  • This apartment ideally suits 5 people (three single beds in the back room) and a double bed in the principle bedroom. The TV room can convert at night time with a pull out bed giving you the capacity to sleep an extra 2 people bringing the total to 7. There is a further pull out bed in the back room for the occasional extra guest making 8 but its cosy and you all need to be close friends or family for this to work)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The apartment has four rooms, bathroom and loo. This can be used in a variety of ways. We have it set out as one bedroom (double bed), further bedroom (three beds and stow-away), TV room (double sofa bed) and dining room (kitchen combined) with access to terrace. The terrace is excellent additional living space (twice the size of the apartment) when the sun shines and is equipped with tables and chairs to seat eight people. The apartment is strictly non smoking as this is our home when guests are not staying. If you are a smoker then you will probably want to choose elsewhere.

Reviews

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Central Chamonix flat with private terrace and stunning views
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 65 reviews
5

Great apartmet - Great view

  • 5 of 5

An apartment we would like to return to.

Meets all our needs for a nice active holiday, with good location and a huge view from the terrace, and from the rooms

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review and for being a great renter. Very much hope you come back and stay again. John
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5

Great location in Chamonix

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for three nights in October in Chamonix. The apartment was great, central location, garage parking, lovely view of Mont-Blanc. We walked to most places. Moo is right next door, had my first sweet potato burger, it was delicious. Went to the top of the mountain to "step into the void", it was very exciting and we would highly recommend it. We drove through the Mont-Blanc tunnel to Italy for lunch one day, that was really fun. John was a good host and explained everything in detail. Thank you for letting us stay, hope to be back one day. we will definitely recommend it to our friends.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Love the location

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay at the apartment. We love the location and the views are incredible!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gatineau, Quebec
5

Apartment with great view in central location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment with our four kids and there was enough room for all of us. The apartment is centrally located, stores and some of the cable cars are in walking distance. The kitchen is well equipped so it was easy to prepare meals. But the best is of course the huge roof top terrace with views to the Brévent, Aiguille du Midi and Mont Blanc. A great place to have supper after a long day of hiking!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review and for being great renters - John
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4

Convenient and comfortable apartment with stunning

  • 4 of 5

We were very comfortable in this centrally located apartment in Chamonix. Spacious and well equipped. Great location with local restaurants and bars. Huge roof terrace with outstanding views of surrounding peaks, including Mont Blanc. Will stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to create a review - we look forward to you coming back again. John
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Paris, France
5

Home in Chamonix!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 5 nights in this wonderful flat in February 2017. We were pleased to be able to walk a few meters to the flat from the train station after a long day traveling. The location can't be beat, it is also just a minute's walk from all of the restaurants, bars, and services. Inside, the sun bathes the living room, the balconies, and the terrace with light. Those areas are so inviting it was sometimes difficult to leave to explore Chamonix! We were able to use the ground-floor ski locker to keep our skis out of the apartment, and the elevator was a welcome site after a long day of skiing. The layout is nice as well - we were happy to be able to sit at a nice dining table and have our girls play on the futon next to it or on the terrace. Having two bedrooms in addition to the separate living room with its own door was nice for keeping things quiet and letting the early risers not disturb those who wanted to sleep late. All in all we definitely recommended the apartment!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review - and for being perfect renters. John
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Geneva

250 metres from the central square of Chamonix and 100 metres from the railway station, from where ski buses to all pistes depart regularly.

Ski: For those who have been to Chamonix before, they will tell you that the off piste skiing is some of the finest in the World, but also there is on piste skiing to suit all levels and abilities.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Chamonix, Rhone-Alpes

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Autumn
26 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£350
 
 
XMAS & NEW YEAR
17 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
From
£360
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,090
 
 
Early season skiing
8 Jan 2018 - 27 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£250
Fri,Sat,Sun
£795
 
 
February Skiing
28 Jan 2018 - 3 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
From
£280
Fri,Sat,Sun
£850
 
 
March Skiing
4 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
1 night minimum stay
£250
for 1 night
From
£250
From
£280
Fri,Sat,Sun
£850
 
 
Easter
25 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
From
£360
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,090
 
 
Late season skiing
8 Apr 2018 - 26 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£250
Fri,Sat,Sun
£795
 
 
May Jun
27 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£405
for 3 nights
From
£135
£400
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
From
£280
Fri,Sat,Sun
£850
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
From
£250
Fri,Sat,Sun
£795
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Weekend rates include Friday, Saturday or Sunday, Please note that this is a no smoking apartment.
There is a children's cot available free of charge by prior arrangement.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Full payment + £200 security deposit due to confirm all bookings & non refundable if cancelled.
Rates include final cleaning & linen - mid-week cleaning by arrangement. Towels only provided by arrangement

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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