6/7 berth 1/2 bedroom apartment with an upper mezzanine with 2 double beds. 450 metres from the ski lifts. Bunk bedroom downstairs, double sofa bed in lounge, double sofa bed on mezzanine and another proper double bed. Mezzanine has a low roof with windows. Downstairs is 28 metres and upstairs another 24 metres. There is free parking outside the apartment and a secure ski locker in the basement.
Our self-catered 6/7 berth apartment is located 100 metres from the ski lift and only 50 metres from the supermarket. It has satellite TV. Fully equipped kitchenette with a full supply of cooking & eating utensils, full size oven with hob, fridge, microwave, electric toaster, electric kettle, dinning area, bathroom with bath, shower and washing machine, separate toilet and private terrace with garden furniture and views onto the glaciers opposite.The terrace has the sun from 10am until about 3pm in winter. A large comfortable double sofa bed in the lounge, a small bedroom with a double bed, a set of adult size bunk beds in the entrance hallway with an additional pull out bed underneath and a door/corridor to close it off from the lounge.There is an allocated external parking space (free) and a secure ski locker. We have 22 apartments in Les Contamines and can e-mail you descriptions and pictures of our other apartments on request
Travel insurance: We have negotiated great deals with Towergate Wilsons via a link on our web site (ski4lessuk.com). Discounted car hire available with Holiday Autos from Geneva airport. Visit our web site home page and click onto the Hire Car link. Enter Switzerland as your country and you will be automatically forwarded to their site. Please ask us for link to our website. We can also send a taxi to meet you at Geneva airport if you are flying and provide discounted airport parking and hotels in UK. We have negotiated ski hire discounts of up to 40% in the resort and can provide ski passes on arrival so you don't have to join the queues. We can also pre book your ski lessons with ESF and meals in our bar/brasserie close to the ski lifts which also has free wifi, nintendo Wii and Canal+ TV
Channel crossings: Follow the P&O link on our site for the latest prices for ferry crossings
Discounted ski passes/equipment hire/transfers: Approx 30% discount offered on all equipment hire in resort and 5 to10% off pre booked ski passes even if you do not book our apartments. We can also pre-book your ski lessons so that you will not have to join the queues when you get there and you will have a guaranteed space. Our staff collect tickets in advance and give them to you with your apartment keys. We also operate a transfer service from Geneva airport if required. We have more properties in this and other resorts not listed on this site.
About the Owner
About Tony Leece
I have worked in the Alps since 1995 as an outdoor pursuits instructor in summer and winter. This was the 2nd property we purchased in this resort. We now own/manage loads of properties in several resorts. If you don't find what you are looking for here email me.
Tony Leece purchased this apartment in 1996
Bed linen, T towels and local taxes are included. End of stay cleaning is £45 or you can clean yourself. We can provide ski passes, lessons, discounted equipment hire and airport transfers from Geneva.
Activity and Interests
Located in the stunning Mont Blanc Massiff of the French Alps, this charming, unspoilt village has retained all of its 'French' character. With lovely views of Mont Blanc & the surrounding mountains. There is plenty to offer for the most adventurous holiday maker to a peaceful & relaxing haven for those who simply want to take break away for it all. Les Contamines is just right for families with children of all ages, with swimming & boating lakes, horse riding, mountain walking, the Mont Blanc tramway, not to mention the famous 'Tour du Mont Blanc', there are plenty of restaurants, shops & bars offering the local cuisine, visit Chamonix for paragliding, tobogan run, cable car to the Agille du Midi. For the more adventurous rock climbing, high glacier mountaineering, mountain biking, white water rafting a short drive away, just to name a few. In winter there is 120km of uncrowded piste, plenty for all levels of skier, an excellent snow record to April, an excellent ski school & creche.
Other Activities: Rock climbing, alpine walking, white water rafting a short drive, Chamonix & St Gervais a short drive away
Ski: The Les Contamines ski area offers snow-sure pistes from mid December to the end of April and has a ski school with English-speaking instructors. Most of the skiing is above 1800m. The ski area has 120km of uncrowded pistes with 31 ski lifts, 44 pistes, including 3 nursery slopes in the village. Les Contamines has very good off-piste for the more adventurous skier. It also has 29km of cross-country skiing and there are 8 mountain restaurants. The Chamonix ski domain is 30 minutes away including Les Grands Montets at Argentiere. We can pre book your ski passes and equipment hire at discounted rates to ensure a hassle free start to your holiday. We have more properties not listed on this site in this and other resorts
- Sports & Activities
- Sofa Bed
- 2 Ring Stove
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Dining Area
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- not suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
- laundrette - not serviced
- horse riding
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- ice skating
- mountain biking
- mountain climbing
- ski lift pass
- ski pass optional
- whitewater rafting
- 52 m²
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, toilet separate
- Bathroom has a bath and sink unit. The toilet is in a separate room.
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, Bunks
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Child Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon, Mezzanine
- The downstairs bedroom has a set of bunks and a storage cupboard. The upstairs mezzanine has 1 double bed, 1 double sofa bed and 1 small single fold out bed suitable for a child. The mezzanine is open plan. The sofa in the living room also folds out to be another bed if needed
- Balcony ...
- Ski & Snowboard
- 3 garden chairs
- Max. occupancy: 6
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- children welcome
- We can also provide transfers from Geneva airport, pre book lessons with ESF, offer discounted ski passes and up to 40% off equipment hire in the resort if pre booked. For £12 per adult and £9 per child we can add a 2 course evening meal in our bar/brasserie.