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4 Star Luxury Accommodation, Indoor & Outdoor Swimming Pools with Gym & Wifi

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Indoor Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment in Samoens, Haute Savoie - Beautiful Town (Only Listed French Ski Resort), 5-10 Mins from Ski Lifts

Samoëns Accommodation offers 4 Star luxury accommodation. Built with a blend of traditional Savoyarde style and the convenience of modern facilities (including indoor heated swimming-pool, lounge with open fire, fitness room, sauna and steam room). Furnished with a blend of traditional and modern styling, the apartment is of a high standard and sleeps up to 6 people. The apartment is rented with covered parking in an underground car park and an additional parking bay at the rear of the building. There is ski/boot locker storage, living area with double sofa bed, bathroom with shower, separate wc, fully equipped kitchen with fridge, dishwasher, mini-oven, and an LCD TV & Blu Ray DVD player. There is a free shuttle bus to the Express lift which departs from the front of the residence and takes around 5 minutes. The express gondola whisks passengers up to the ski area within 8 minutes.

Phil and Denise Dickson
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
9 January, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful holiday in the apartment in Samoens. Everything was great there. We really enjoyed staying in your apartment and hope we can go to Samoens to ski again. Thank you! (C. Chen)

We enjoyed our stay very much! Your place was very nice. The trip was amazing! Thanks for letting us share your place! (Kandice)

Just to let you know that we had a great time in your apartment. We thought that it was really well equipped and that it had a great view and lovely décor. The location was ideal - in that the 5 minute or so walk into Samoens

was just right, and of course, Samoens was wonderful. The children enjoyed playing in the outdoor pool, and we thought that the staff on reception were very pleasant and helpful. In general we had a fantastic time and would recommend it to anyone. Many thanks for letting us stay there and we hope you have many more satisfied visitors!

(Rachael and David Wright, Summer 2006)
Oct 2005
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Samoëns in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom and separate wc.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom with double bed. 2nd room 'Coin de Nuit' with adult sized bunk beds. Sofa-bed in lounge.
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes on accommodation: Indoor heated swimming-pool, jacuzzi, lounge reception area with open fire & tea & coffee making facilities. WiFi, fitness room, sauna and steam room. Access to the leisure facilities is free with the exception of the sauna (1 free session per week). Current sauna charges (2013/14) are 8 Euros per session. No Smoking. No pets. Payable washing machine & tumble dryer also available on site. Outside: Outdoor shared swimming pool during the Summer months. Utility Room: Ski boot/locker facility. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Apartment is made up at the beginning of the stay with towels and linen provided. The apartment is cleaned and linen is changed at the end of the stay. Other: Covered parking/garage and 2nd outside parking space. Balcony furniture and outside light.


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4 Star Luxury Accommodation, Indoor & Outdoor Swimming Pools with Gym & Wifi
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

Great family skiing holiday

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely five days in the apartment in Samoens. An easy short walk to the regular skibus. The apartment was small but well kept and very comfortable with everything we could need as a family. It was a nice short walk into Samoens village which was lovely. We managed without a car easily. Denise was very helpful and quick to respond to any of our questions.

Despite two days dodgy weather we still had a great holiday and then three lovely days really made it! The skiing in the area was fantastic.

We would recommend it, thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A great chalet in an amazing location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in Samoens at this property. There were four of us on a mountain biking trip. The Chalet had plenty of room for everyone and was clean and well presented when we arrived. The secured parking was an added bonus for keeping the bikes safe in the car over night. Unfortunately the chair lifts in Samoens closed due to us arriving late in the season but Les Gets and Morzine were only a 30-40 minute drive away each morning. Denise the owner was very quick to respond to any enquiries we had and we would definitely stay again. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Ideal place to stay

  • 5 of 5

4 adults found the place clean, well supplied, cosy and full of character. Lovely views in a beautiful town, very handy to everything.

Owners pleasant, helpful and very easy to deal with.

Highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: 11-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Apartment at Les Fermes

  • 5 of 5

Wow – we stayed at the flat over the last few days and cannot fault it. The flat was perfectly sized and located with everything we needed at our disposal. Denise and Phil were so easy to liaise with and booking the rental was a dream. We loved the place so much we would have no hesitation in recommending the rental to anyone. The lifts were nearby, the town and the location is second to none. The whole place is so warm and welcoming it feels like home the instant you walk in. The resort is so family friendly and the flat family friendly too so its accessible to everyone and the location doesn’t get any better. The pool and steam room are a very welcome sight after the first days skiing. 10/10”

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Les Fermes des Samoens

  • 5 of 5

Having stayed in Samoens before we found the ski chalet very easy to find, the directions we given were also good. We found the chalet to be of a good standard and comfortable, with everything we required for our stay there. To get into Samoens village was a very easy 10 minute walk from the chalet and it was the same to get to the Telecabine following the path along the river. We enjoyed both the pools as the weather at our time there was very warm, also the reception staff were very helpful.

Many thanks to Denise & Phil for a lovely stay at their chalet.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Les Fermes de Samoens

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a great skiing holiday in Samoens and stayed in Denise & Phil's apartment. The apartment was ideal for us - warm, comfortable, and ideally located for both the ski bus and for a relaxing stroll into the village. The apartment was clean and is so easy to maintain while you're there.

The added benefits of the pool and sauna after a tough day's skiing were welcome, and being able to park underground was a bonus (particularly after some heavy snow).

We would definitely recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Mar-2015
  • Date of Stay: February 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Samoens is host to the 'Tour de France' with the race passing through the Col de Joux Plane (one of the most notoriously demanding legs) on the 20th July.

Samoens is equipped with facilities for a wide variety of activities including: Skiing, snow boarding, cross country (Nordic) and "le skating", ski trekking, sledging, ice skating, ice climbing, potholing (in the world's largest known pothole (the Mirolda, 1733 metres)), dog sledge trips, paragliding, helicopter flights, mountain biking, botanical gardens, white water rafting, outdoor swimming, water sports and more!

It is an area of real scenic beauty with some spectacular walks affording views of beautiful waterfalls.


Samoens is about 1 hour from Geneva airport, where a taxi, mini-bus or car hire (recommended) are all possible for tranfer to Samoens. It is also possible to fly to Grenoble, Lyon or Chamberry. Driving is also possible at 511 miles from Calais, and Cluses is the nearest main train station (on the TGV) - about 30 mins away.


Chamonix (Mont-Blanc) is around a half hours drive and the Portes du Soleil (Avoriaz,Morzine,Les Gets) ski area is 15km. Other places of interest include Evian and the beautiful medieval town of Annecy.

Further Details:

Samoens is the only french skiing resort to be listed as a historic monument by the Caisse Nationale des Monuments Historiques and has genuine charm.

It is a 'real' French town with a wonderful range of boulangerie, boucherie, delicatessans, banks, supermarkets, chemists etc.

There is a fantastic local market in town every Wednesday and a small cheese factory on the fringe of town with a little shop where you can buy their produce.

Whether you are looking for Gourmet or rustic French food - Samoens has plenty of good restaurants and bars. Many offer a range of local specialities such as fondue, tartiflette through to steaks and pizza.

Further information on Samoens is available at http://www.samoens.com


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Samoëns, Haute-Savoie

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Full T's & C's available on request and at time of booking.

Changeover Day:
Saturday/Sunday is the preferred changeover day.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds (Payment is possible in either UK Pounds or Euros).
Prices also include made up apartment, cleaning at the end of stay, and covered parking (so there are no hidden costs).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.