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Modern Ground Floor Apartment in Great Location- Perfect for Families or Couples

Bedrooms 2
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Summer / Winter Apartment in Les Deux Alpes, Isere, France - Peaceful Location, 5 Mins Walk to the nearest Lift and 10 Mins into the Centre of Town

Our ground floor apartment is in a quiet residential area of Les 2 Alpes. It consists of 2 comfortable bedrooms, a bathroom with a bath/shower, separate WC, open plan kitchen and living area with LCD TV and home entertainment system, terrace, parking space and ski locker. The living room focuses on a large patio door with fantastic views of the mountain and slopes. We can also recommend another property in our building for larger groups who wish to remain in close proximity to each other.

Richard Colvill
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Richard Colvill


My wife and I are proud parents of two children and we love skiing/boarding and the great outdoors. We fell in love with L2A many years ago, before we were married and had children, and the place seems to have get better every year since. We had our first family holiday here at Xmas 2011 and it was magical.

We hope that you enjoy your stay here as much as we do. Everything you need to enjoy a great holiday is on your doorstep and the views across the mountains from the comfort of our living room, at the end of a long hard day, are captivating and beautiful.

Richard Colvill purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Richard Colvill chose Les Deux Alpes

Since the Millennium L2A has undergone a major refurbishment replacing all of the 1960s architecture with wooden clad fascias, transforming the look of the place from purpose-built to a chocolate-box alpine resort.

The scenery as you approach the resort is simply stunning, with the majestic back drop of the mountains, alpine trees and and views of the beautiful Lac Noir resevoir.

Our home is situated off the main road after you enter the resort in a peaceful location hidden amongst a development of traditional chalet style apartments, with communal areas and private parking.

Our ground floor apartment facing the back of the chalet benefits from a raised terrace that has private unrestricted views across the development, towards the main mountain slopes and L2A 1800.

What makes this apartment unique

L2A is primarily located along one long high street from Mont De Lans to Venosc and everything branches off it, so you can walk into town in under 5 mins, to the main gondola in 10 mins and the length of town in 15 mins.

Located 50m away from home is a supermarket that stocks all the groceries you will require for a holiday, thus negating the need to bring provisions with you from home.

There a free service bus stop 100m from home which, subject to route, will take you anywhere around the town, which is particularly convenient if travelling with children. This bus drops you off on the doorstep of both the main gondola and the ski school meeting points and all the bars/restaurants along the way.

L2A could not be any easier to get around. We love it and we hope you do too.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Ric

We had a great holiday and to be honest the apartment exceeded our expectations. It was in a great location, fitted to a high standard and I would happily stay there again.

I will be recommending your place to anyone who is planning on going to Les 2 Alpes.




Hello Ric, you beat me to it! We had a great time and perfect weather conditions. Must congratulate you on the apartment - it was really comfortable and what a good position. We enjoyed the view from the lounge and spent many a time watching the skiers homeward bound and also the piste bashers. We wouldn't hesitate on returning and recommending it to people. Many thanks.

Kind regards, Chris


Morning Ric.

Yes thank you, the holiday was great (feels like forever ago already..) and the apartment was absolutely fantastic. We were all very, very pleased!

Thanks again

Sep 2008
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Les Deux Alpes in Mont-de-Lans

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • resort
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom with modern suite, bath tub and shower over. Heated towel rail radiator. Separate WC.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - Double bed with built-in wardrobe and tall-boy cabinet. TV with FreeSat. Bedroom 2 - Twin single beds with built-in wardrobe and a chest of drawers.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes on accommodation: Additional costs to be paid locally: Mandatory €15pp for linen and towels to be agreed in advance with the local booking Agent, upon registration A minimum €350 returnable damage deposit paid locally on arrival increasing in value depending on group dynamics, to be discussed with the Owner during enqiry correspondence. This can be a credit card swipe or cash. NO additional charges - List Price includes Meet & Greet and Exit costs We cannot accept same sex parties larger than than four, so please do not ask as refusal often offends. Outside: Decked terrace area with garden furniture available in the summer, designated outdoor parking space and ski locker. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Cleaning takes place prior to arrival and on departure as standard. If you require a further clean during your stay then our representative will be happy to arrange this. Linen and towels are available. Other: Ski locker in the basement, parking space available.


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Modern Ground Floor Apartment in Great Location- Perfect for Families or Couples
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Fantastic apartment

  • 5 of 5

We booked the apartment for our first ever skiing trip. The owner ric could not of been more helpful. He gave us advise on ski schools and ski rental as we were total novices. Arriving at the apartment Our first impression was how clean and modern the furnishings were. It had everything we could possibly need. Home from home. We had a fantastic stay in a ideal location with beautiful views. Will definitely return. The Arnold family

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Paul, I'm glad that you had a good holiday and chose to spend it in our home. We hope to play host again someday. You should look spend a cheeky week here in the Spring or Summer, it really is a great time to visit resort.
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Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

Nice apartment with well equipped kitchen, plenty of room for the four of us, another great stay.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Homely apartment in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment in a great location with a very homely feel. Owners were very helpful in every aspect.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Little but very homy

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in property for one week and had great time.

Apartment is little with small bedrooms, but you won't need more. Very cozy and you feel like at home. You will have all what you need and more.

Apartment is warm with good noise isolation, wooden windows. It is with walking distance to everything and if you feel lazy you have free bus in town, which is great!

Overall it is good location, mountain views, all what you need.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lina, of course you are welcome back any time.
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Perfect place to stay In les Deux Alps

  • 5 of 5

After spending a while looking around I found this property, which seemed to be a league above the rest I was looking at and I can't say I was disappointed. The apartment is furinished and equipped to a high standard and was clean upon arrival. The landloards were very plesant and helpful regarding any queries I had before and during the stay and we had no problems at check out. Parking was not an issue at all and the apartment was within walking distance to the main part of the village. Would defiantly stay there again!!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cheers Theo, of course you're very welcome to stay again anytime.
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Le Majestic

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my husband and 3 children (17,15 & 12) for a week's skiing and can't speak highly enough of the apartment - having stayed in many self catering apartments this is the first time I've felt I have to leave a review!

The apartment is spacious with a lovely view and benefits from being on the ground floor. It has excellent facilities, is decorated to a very high standard & is very well equipped particularly the kitchen. Mention must also be made of the beds - very comfortable with good quality bedding. There is parking available right outside the apartment and the ski locker in the basement with access to the path leading to the ski slope is a bonus.Very good location in relation to the rest of the town, the bus stop for the free shuttle buses and a very short walk to a run that takes you to the Petit Aiguille lift from where you can easily ski to the majority of the lifts. The lift system was excellent and quickly took you to the mid station and beyond where the skiing was excellent. As it was late in the season it wasn't possible to ski back to the resort apart from the black run which was also closed by the end of the week but a blue run is being built for next season which will be a bonus. Contact with the owner beforehand was excellent and he provided a wealth of useful information as did the agent who met us promptly at the start and end of our stay - best directions I've ever had!

I'd recommend ski/boot hire from La Datcha - only a short walk from the apartment & very reasonable compared with the 'chain' shops.

Food shopping - great bakery nearby and Casino minimarket although U supermarket in the village centre is cheaper.

Smokey Joe's bar in the main square was great early evening & had live music & we had a lovely meal one night in Le Grange in the main square with a range of French dishes as well as pizza/pasta - although the portions are huge.

The mountain restaurants were better than many we've encountered elsewhere and relatively(!!) inexpensive. Good variety of skiing - make sure you take the funicular to the glacier and play in the ski park! Ski pass covers a day in Alpe D'Huez plus a daily visit to the swimming pool/ice rink although we didn't try these options.

We drove from Calais with no problems and it's only a short drive from the end of the motorway network at Grenoble.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
68 Miles
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Vie Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Les Deux Alpes - 9 Hole
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
La Tribeca
Nearest Ski
100 Metres
Petite Aguille 1
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Resident's Swimming Lake
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

L2A is perfect for those who want an energetic or a relaxing holiday. Amongst the extreme sports are Downhill Mountain Biking, Paracending, Bungee Jumping, White Water Rafting and Canyoning. An Adventure Park is located in Vensoc for those who enjoy zip wire slides through the trees and associated pursuits, which caters for both children and adults. A Black, Red, Blue and Green difficulty colour scheme is applied, to match the ski slopes. You can also fish in a large lake up the mountain at approximately 2000m, or in the valley rivers down from the resort.


A residential lake resides in this Petit Plan area of town, with amazing views across the valley towards Mont de Lans and further afield to Alpe d'Huez. It is free to use and is surrounded by a beach and acres of grassed areas, so is perfect for children and adults alike. There is a small park for the children as well. The water is apprixmately 5ft deep in the centre and 68 degrees C during the Summer and perfect for swimming and bathing.


Transfer times by car are; Geneva 2.5 hours, Lyon 2 hours and Grenoble 1.5 hours. Car hire / bus transfers are available to book in advance from all airports.


The pretty village of Venosc is accessible via gondola from the far end of the resort. Grenoble is a lovely historic town about an hours drive away. Alpe d'Huez is a short drive and is included in your ski pass should you so desire.

Further Details:

There are plenty of alternative activities available in the resort for all ages. It caters well for children and adults alike with a local creche, massage and treatments, rock-climbing, heated outdoor pool, ice rink, helicopter trips, night skiing, cycling. Winter and Summer alike, there is no shortage of things to do.

We employ an English speaking company in the the resort who can arrange ski passes, reservations, trips, anything that you require and is on hand to offer any help and advice you need during your holiday.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Les Deux Alpes, Rhone-Alpes

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer - Low Season
23 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer - High Season
7 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
October Half Term
20 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Season Knee Trembler
1 Dec 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas Week
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
New Year's Week
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter - Low Season
5 Jan 2019 - 8 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
February Half Term
9 Feb 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter - High Season
23 Feb 2019 - 29 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Mar 2019 - 12 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
End of Season
13 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Linen (Laundry) £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:

Deposit Policy - A deposit of 25% of the total cost is required to confirm a booking, with the balance due 45 days prior to departure. If a booking is made within 6 weeks of the departure date, payment is required in full. Bank transfer to UK accounts or Credit Card preferred.

Cancellation Policy - (less bank charges)
Up to 8 weeks – All monies refunded
8-6 weeks – 50% of all monies refunded
6-4 weeks – 25% of all monies refunded
Less than 4 weeks – no refund

Changeover Day:
Saturday to Saturday. Arrival time after 2pm / departure time before 10am. Please do ask as the above is flexible depending on the booking schedule and the 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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