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Les Coches apartment, two bedrooms, stylish and cosy, superb Mont Blanc view

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 409 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Overview

About the property

Two bedroom apartment on the La Plagne slopes and at the heart of Paradiski

The apartment (38m2) is light and airy, attractively furnished and recarpeted throughout in 2015. It is fully equipped for six people, with two separate bedrooms and a bed settee in the lounge. It is situated in a timbered building 120 metres from the centre of the village of Les Coches, with its shops, restaurants, ski schools and ski lifts. One floor above ground level, the apartment is accessed by lift from the foyer. There are beautiful views from all rooms (and two balconies) across the Isère valley to Mont Blanc. Wifi is available in the apartment: a charge is payable by credit card.

The main door opens onto an entrance hall with coat rack and wardrobe, giving plenty of space for outdoor coats. The comfortable lounge/diner has two leather-covered armchairs, a bed-settee with cushions, two coffee tables and a wall-mounted HD TV. A standard lamp provides adjustable lighting. On the book shelves there is a DVD player, a radio with iPod dock and a range of books and DVDs. The lounge area can be closed off with a curtain when the settee is used as a bed, giving more privacy. There is a panoramic view from the window, and the glazed door opens onto the front balcony which has a bench and chairs so you can sit to admire the mountain scenery. In the dining area, the oak table is extendable to seat six, or retracted to seat four giving more space. The well-equipped kitchen has a fridge, dishwasher, oven, microwave, slow cooker and electric kettle. There is a fondue set so you can enjoy a Savoyard evening. The double bedroom is attractively styled, has a double wardrobe and two chests of drawers to give plenty of space for your clothes. From here, a glazed door opens onto the side balcony, which also has chairs for sitting out for morning coffee in the sun. The bunk bedroom is separated from the main bedroom by the lounge, giving more privacy. The bunks are adult size and the room has a wardrobe and coat hooks. The bathroom has a full-sized bath with overheard shower and a heated towel rail. There is a separate toilet. The apartment is carpeted throughout. Heating is by thermostatically controlled electric radiators and the cost is included in the price, together with final cleaning. Bed linen and towels are not included but the owners will arrange for it to be supplied through a local agency if you wish: please ask for details. The apartment is located at the end of the corridor so there are no passers-by and you can sit out there in the afternoon sun. This is at ground level so it is often possible to ski back to the ski locker room.

The resort is on the pistes of La Plagne and at the heart of the huge Paradiski area of 450 km of marked trails. With just one uplift and a blue run, you can arrive at the amazing Vanoise Express cable car which links with Les Arcs. The area is famous for its wide range of summer outdoor sports: mountain biking, white water rafting, parascending, together with walks and climbs at all levels. The mountain scenery is a spectacular background at all times of the year.

More Details

Owner
Jacky Parker
Member since: 2006
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
26 November, 2017

About Jacky Parker

My family have been enjoying skiing holidays since 1970 and we have had experience of a large number of resorts around Europe. In 1999 we decided to put down roots in Les Coches because we liked its small village feel and bought the apartment. That plus the vast ski area available made the decision simple. Twelve years on we are still enjoying it all, winter and summer alike. We have made quite a few improvements to the apartment since we bought it and our regular trips there mean we can keep it in good condition. With grandchildren now beginning to ski we are looking forward to even more fun on the slopes.

Jacky Parker purchased this apartment in 1999

Why Jacky Parker chose Bellentre

Comfortable, well equipped, conveniently located.

Guestbook comments from the owner

‘We found this apartment an excellent ski apartment to rent. It was well presented, comfortable and clean. The kitchen was well equipped, with everything you could possibly need. We were so grateful for the perfect shower -consistently and hot and plentiful after each days skiing. The apartment has a ski locker which is down the end of the hallway, secure and easily accessible.

We loved the views from the balconies and enjoyed watching the snowy weather come in and change each day.

The apartment is well situated in Les Coches, a 5 min walk to the ski lift in the morning and able to ski in at the end of the day. Les Coches has the atmosphere of a safe family resort with everything thing within walking distance. We hired the apartment over New Year and most nights there were family run activities. Our children loved sledging down the Village sledging run and the ski slope.

Steve and Jacky were very helpful with booking and providing us with information as needed to make our ski holiday an easy one to organise.

We would fully recommend this holiday apartment without hesitation.’
Dec 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bellentre in Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 409 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Lift
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Modern bathroom with bath (shower over). Heated towel rail. Separate toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: double bed, large wardrobe, chest of drawers. Glazed door onto balcony 2. Bedroom 2: two bunks (adult size) and wardrobe. Glazed door onto balcony 1. Lounge: sofa bed with pull-out bed under. Privacy curtain for night-time use.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Outside: Two patio chairs, bench and folding table for use on the balconies. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Electric heating and cleaning are included in rental. Duvets/blankets are included but not sheets/pillow cases. Bed linen and towel hire can be arranged - please ask for details. Other: Entrance hall with wardrobe and ample coat-hanging space. Two balconies: table, 2 recliner chairs and small bench. Pets not accepted.

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Les Coches apartment, two bedrooms, stylish and cosy, superb Mont Blanc view
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

An ideal apartment in Paradiski

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On this occasion I stayed in this delightful apartment for a week with my brother; though I must say that my wife and I, other members of our family and several friends on recommendation from us, have also enjoyed its amenities over the years. On our very first visit, some 10 or 12 years ago, we were met by a very well presented, and tremendously convenient accommodation for our week’s skiing. We have rented the apartment every winter season since, and occasionally in the height of summer. On the first occasion, what we found on arrival fully matched the owners’ description. The apartment was spotlessly clean, warm, well arranged and, perhaps most important, homely. Since that time, the owners have consistently taken great care to regularly update, maintain and extend the apartment’s facilities. Thus, the kitchen now sports a microwave oven, halogen hob and a wide range of both useful and essential utensils. The bathroom has been carefully modernized and presented, and new furniture further enhances relaxation for tired limbs at the end of an exhilarating skiing day. Sitting comfortably in the lounge watching the peak of Mont Blanc turn firey red as the sun goes down is a most memorable experience. Each time we go we look for the latest improvements that the owners have made. This last time I noticed the introduction of cosy new rugs in the lounge area. One thing that never changes is the fact that we are always confident of a wonderful week’s skiing/holidaying in a most comfortable apartment and in a vast area that provides for all our needs.

Sleeping arrangements are perfect for four in the two bedrooms, with the possibility for two further people to sleep in the convertible sofa in the good-sized lounge. Occasionally we have had six staying in the apartment. Only this last summer some friends, a family of four, stayed in the apartment for two weeks and thoroughly enjoyed their holiday.

The apartment is ideally placed for the beginner to the advanced skier/boarder, as it is positioned central to the whole Paradiski area, and local facilities are ideal for learning and extending your skiing/boarding skills. Often one can ski the 50 metres down to the first ski lift of the day in the centre of the village, and directly back to the apartment at the end of the day.

No wonder that we’ve again booked the apartment for two weeks in the forthcoming winter season!!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: January 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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appartement très agréable

  • 5 of 5

Appartement paisible, bien entretenu, bien équipé et vue magnifique sur les montagnes.

Tout près des pistes.

Fort bon contact avec les propriétaires qui se sont montrés très réactifs à nos demandes.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous vous remercions de vos observations aimables. C'est un grand plaisir pour nous que vous ayez passé un séjour agréable en famille dans notre appartement. À bientôt!
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Location

Nearest Airport
190 Kilometres
Lyon St Exupery
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Arc 1800
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Landry
Nearest Motorway
60 Kilometres
Albertville
Car: not necessary

Travel:

Car: motorway from Calais to Moutiers then good main road to Bourg St. Maurice. Approx. 10 hours drive from Calais.

Fly-drive: to Lyon, St. Etienne, Geneva, Chambery. Car hire desks in airport or book in UK. Easy motorway access and about two hours drive from Lyon/Geneva via Albertville.

Fly-bus: service from Lyon to Bourg St. Maurice. From UK phone 04 72 35 94 96 for details of “Satobus”.

Fly-train: from Lyon to Bourg St. Maurice

Train: via British rail-French rail: overnight sleeper.

Distances:

Bourg St Maurice: 8 miles

Calais: 570 miles

Further Details:

There is an excellent range of summer activities, including hang-gliding, hiking, horse-riding, mountain-biking, parachuting and guided nature walks. On the river Isere below, there is white-water rafting, canoeing and canyoning. There is a surfaced path running for miles alongside the river for walkers, joggers, roller-bladers and cyclists. There is a lido on the river for summer swimming and an outdoor pool in the neighbouring village of Montchavin. The lovely lakeside town of Annecy is only an hour’s drive away, or practise your hairpin-bend driving technique on a day visit to Italy via the Petit St. Bernard Pass (closed in winter).

The town of Bourg St. Maurice is about eight miles away - down the mountain and turn right. It is a real town with a life of its own beyond tourism. There is a pedestrianised centre with a good range of small shops and a weekly street market. Just on the outskirts there are two large supermarkets (and a Lidl).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Bellentre, Savoie

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£530
for 7 nights
£530
 
 
Winter
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£883
for 7 nights
£883
 
 
Winter
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,147
for 7 nights
£1,147
 
 
Winter
6 Jan 2018 - 12 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£618
for 7 nights
£618
 
 
Winter
13 Jan 2018 - 19 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£618
for 7 nights
£618
 
 
Winter
20 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£662
for 7 nights
£662
 
 
Winter
27 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£662
for 7 nights
£662
 
 
Winter
3 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£794
for 7 nights
£794
 
 
Winter
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,147
for 7 nights
£1,147
 
 
Winter
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,147
for 7 nights
£1,147
 
 
Winter
24 Feb 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,147
for 7 nights
£1,147
 
 
Winter
3 Mar 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,015
for 7 nights
£1,015
 
 
Winter
10 Mar 2018 - 16 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£838
for 7 nights
£838
 
 
Winter
17 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
24 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
31 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
7 Apr 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£574
for 7 nights
£574
 
 
Winter
14 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£574
for 7 nights
£574
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £176.52

Booking Notes:
Deposit of 20% at time of booking.
Balance payment 6 weeks prior to occupation.
£150 refundable security deposit with balance payment.


Changeover Day:
Saturday: arrival after 4.00pm, departure by 10.00am.
Summer season: more flexibility possible on changeover day and length of stay. Please enquire.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Euro payment accepted by prior agreement.
Discount 10% for bookings of 2 weeks or more.
The apartment is available for rent all year round but the resort shops and restaurants are only open during the high summer and winter seasons. Out-of-season rate available on request.
Pets are not allowed following refurbishment of carpets and furnishings for 2016 season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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