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Modern Chalet with Full Mountain Views from South Facing Balcony

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Chalet in Bourg St Maurice, French Alps - Direct Skiing Les Arcs, other Savoie Resorts within 30 mins Drive

Chalet is conveniently located 5 min walk from Bourg centre in quiet rural setting above market town. Part of a small attractive low-rise development with beautiful south views over Isere valley. Accommodation includes open-plan kitchen, living room, bathroom and WC, with bedroom and mezzanine upstairs. Large south facing balcony with spectacular views. Les Arcs/La Plagne easily accessed via funiculaire, 5min drive or 15min walk. Easy 30min drive to Espace Killy and Trois Vallees makes this an ideal location for exploring a variety of resorts. Bourg has direct Eurostar access with car hire available. Chambery/Lyons airports 1 to 2 hours respectively. Easy drive from Channel ports. Chalet is good base for summer sports eg canoeing, climbing, rafting, swimming, tennis, mountain walking, biking, horse riding, and summer skiing at Tignes. Col de Petit St Bernard into Italy is 30min drive. Bourg is a thriving pretty market town offering a good range of restaurants and shops all year.


Owner
Kate Claridge
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018

About Kate Claridge

Our chalet/apartment is shared by four siblings. Our parents bought it in the 1980's and we have all enjoyed skiing at the various resorts in the Isere valley, first as a whole family and more latterly with our own families on an at least annual basis. More recently we have traveled out in the summer and been amazed at how beautiful is the scenery and how much there is to do when the snow has melted. As we are all tied down to jobs and school terms, we decided to let the chalet for other times - apart from making the chalet pay its way, we are also pleased that others can enjoy the mountains at a reasonable cost.

Kate Claridge purchased this chalet in 1980

Why Kate Claridge chose Bourg-Saint-Maurice

We are all keen skiers and so after skiing in various resorts, my parents bought this chalet for its proximity to many different ski resorts with a good snow record and ease of access; as students we would travel to Bourg by train to ski independently with friends. Over the years the resorts have all developed and some new ones appeared so the chalet has offered the necessary variety. Some of us hire a local guide to discover more remote off piste and mountain activities. More recently we have discovered downhill biking, extended mountain walks using refuge accommodation, as well as enjoying the flora and fauna of the mountains in the summer.

What makes this chalet unique

Convenience to local town. Fantastic variety of skiing. Wide ranging activities in the summer.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We had such a wonderful time and your chalet is just perfect with beautiful views. I shall definitely recommend to friends / family who are going out that way. Thanks again for your help.'



'We enjoyed the trip, the apartment was very convenient and warm and the snow was great, thanks for letting us stay.'



'We had a good holiday, were pleased with the house and enjoyed the skiing and Bourg'



Hope you get many more bookings going forward - Bourg is a really good base in the Alps and your chalet is very convenient, flexible and well priced.

Thanks again for everything.
Jul 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Bourg-Saint-Maurice in Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath/shower and basin and airing cupboard. Separate WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 mezzanine with twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • recreation centre
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
Notes:
Outside: South facing balcony is large enough for dining and sun bathing. Chalet in shared grounds. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Clients expected to leave chalet clean on departure. Blankets, duvets and pillows provided. At time of writing we cannot provide linen and towels. Other: Hallway with boot and coat storage, large under stair cupboard, ski locker outside.

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Modern Chalet with Full Mountain Views from South Facing Balcony
average rating of 4.0 based on 4 reviews
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

In a quiet part of Bourg Saint Maurice, with wonderful views across the valley towards Les Arcs. It was also a dog friendly property, with great walks nearby.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Kleines aber gemütliches Appartment

  • 4 of 5

Ruhige Lage am Rand von Bourg Saint Maurice mit Blick auf den Berg und Arc 1600.

15 Minuten Fußweg in die Stadt und zum Funiculaire.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Bien

  • 4 of 5

Bon séjour correspondant à nos attentes

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Lake and river swimming.

Travel:

Airports: Chambery 64 miles, Lyon 130 miles, Geneva 99 miles. Train: Eurostar direct from London to Bourg St Maurice. Driving: Le Harve 535 miles, Calais 570 miles. Car Hire available in town or station. Car is recommended but not essential. Free parking in private car park 100-150m from chalet.

Further Details:

Bourg is an excellent centre for both skiing and summer mountain pursuits. Town provides facilities for hiring equipment and has a seasonal entertainment programme. In summer it is possible to drive over mountain passes to Italy and neighbouring attractive Beaufort Valley.

Bourg is a charming traditional town with weekly market, specialist food and artisan shops as well as larger supermarkets, banks, cinema, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and extensive sporting activities.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Email or phone to request booking. 50% deposit required at time of booking and full balance due one month before start departure. Returnable deposit of £250 against breakages and leaving chalet in good order to be received by beginning of holiday.

Changeover Day:
Usually weekend Sat/Sun, but can be negotiated.

Stays for a period of less then a week can be discussed with owners, plus price

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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