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Self Catering Family Chalet In Les Carroz

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Chalet in Les Carroz, Haute-Savoie, French Alps - Close To Lifts With Spectacular Views And Reasonable Prices

The chalet sleeps up to 10 adults. It has been newly renovated for the 2012/13 ski season. There is a large open plan kitchen, living room and dining room with wood burning stove.The chalet is situated on a quiet no through road at the top of Les Carroz. It has spectacular views and is a 8 minute walk down to the ski lifts. The chalet is the perfect place to get away from the 9 to 5. Its fitted out with everything you will need for a great holiday. The kitchen is well equipped and there is masses of space for a large group or even two families. The chalet is run on the easy jet principle which means a bit more work but then you get better rates. Being only approx 1hr away from Geneva airport its easy to get to and once there you don't need a a car as everything is a easy walk away (although it is a mountain so you do have to go uphill sometimes!).

Harriet Blackmore
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, Italian
Calendar last updated:
16 February, 2018

About Harriet Blackmore

Chalet Kilima is a family owned chalet. Although we live in the UK the chalet has been our bolt hole for more than 30 years. We have enjoyed many a family holiday here and hope you will too.

Harriet Blackmore purchased this chalet in 1980

Why Harriet Blackmore chose Les Carroz d'Arâches

We brought our chalet because we love Les Carroz. Over the 30 years that we have owned Chalet Kilima we have seen many changes but Les Carroz has still retained it charm and intimate feel. From our balcony we think we have the best view in the whole town.

What makes this chalet unique

Amazing views, masses of space, a warm cozy well equipped home away from home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a fantastic Easter week at Chalet Kilima. The snow was unbelievable this year and balmy evenings on the balcony watching the sunset over a glass of wine were incredible. Perfectly placed minutes from the ski lift and with all we needed for our group of friends and kids to enjoy a week together has left us longing for our next visit. Thank you Chalet Kilima! M.Turner 22 April 2009.

We had a wonderful time at chalet Kilima, the ski resort is fantastic for all levels, the town nice and lively in the evenings and then you can retreat to the alpine chalet set in the trees overlooking the town for some peace and quiet. The chalet has everything. A fantastic experience. Thanks -D.Green Feb 2010.

'I would just to like to say what a fantastic place you have. It was perfect in every way possible (the view, the wood fire, the two floors!). We all had such a brilliant time and so grateful for providing such a wonderful place to stay. We're all jealous of such a facility.T Mcleod Feb 2010.
Dec 2008
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Les Carroz d'Arâches in Arâches-la-Frasse

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Upper floor: 1 bathroom with bath and shower and WC, as well as a separate WC. Lower floor: 1 bathroom with bath/shower.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: All bedrooms have two single beds that zip and link into a super king size. The beds are super comfy relyon divans.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
We run the rental of the chalet on the Easyjet principle - low cost but a bit more work! We expect our guests to leave the chalet clean and tidy and to bring their own linen and towels. This enables us to keep our prices low. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / are not included. It may sound like more hard work renting our chalet but the savings you make are considerable and most of our guests come back time and time again so we must be doing something right. Do get in touch to find out more. Other: Large drying cupboard and attic space. There is an attic space that has restricted head room for adults but makes a great child play area/dormitory!


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Self Catering Family Chalet In Les Carroz
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Lovely Chalet in a great location

  • 5 of 5

Chalet Kilima is a brilliant chalet, it has fantastic views across Les Carroz. It is well equipped and easily big enough for 10 adults. It is about a 20 minute walk to the village and we spent a few evenings in the local restaurants and bars.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A lovely, spacious and well appointed chalet.

  • 5 of 5

Chalet Kilima is situated just outside the centre of Les Carroz (about a 10 minute walk/quick drive). It is a lovely chalet comprising a large open plan living/dining/cooking area. There are five bedrooms, all twin or double and two bathrooms. It is extremely well equipped and has a TV, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and a boot room. There is plenty of cooking equipment, crockery, cutlery and glasses, and lots of games to play also. The views are spectacular.

We were two families with a mix of boys and girls and ages and Chalet Kilima totally suited our needs.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous Chalet Kilima

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous chalet in spectacular surroundings. Chalet is of very high standard and comfortable with all necessary mod-cons. Situated overlooking the pretty village of Les Carroz with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains, but still a short drive/walk to the ski lifts. I have been to the chalet with various abilities of skiers and all have had a fantastic week of sking. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: January 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We like to think that Chalet Kilma has one of the best views in town. You are right Les Carroz is great for all abilities of skiers. Thank you for your visit.
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Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Nearest Train
13 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

This chalet does what it says on the tin. Its the perfect place to unwind and get away from it all especially with family or a group of friends.


By rail: Cluses 13km,

By air: Geneva is the closest airport (45 minutes away) Annecy Airport is 60 km and there is Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport (2 hours) and Paris (5 hours).

By car: Calais is about an 8 hours drive.


10 minute walk to town into the centre of the village.

Further Details:

Les Carroz (1140m-2500m) is an authentic skiing village, part of the Grand Massif in the heart of the Haute Savoie Alps, 55km from Chamonix and 40 km from Geneva. At 2 hours from Lyon and 5 hours from Paris you have access to the 265km of ski slopes that make up the Grand Massif with Mont-Blanc providing the backdrop!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Les Carroz d'Arâches, Haute-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
15th Dec 2018
15 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
22nd Dec 2018- 5th Jan 2019
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
5th Jan 2019 - 2nd Feb 2019
5 Jan 2019 - 1 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2nd Feb 2019 - 16th Feb 2019
2 Feb 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16th Feb 2019 - 23rd Feb 2019
16 Feb 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
23rf Feb 2019 - 23rd March
23 Feb 2019 - 22 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
23rd March 2019 - 20th Ap 2019
23 Mar 2019 - 19 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
20th Apr 2019 - 27th Ap 2019
20 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Changeover Day:
Our bookings runs from Saturday to Saturday. Changeover time is 12 o'clock.

Notes on prices:
Our prices are in Pounds sterling

A 25% NON REFUNDABLE booking deposit is required. Payment along with a £400 damage deposit is required a month before departure.

Bedlinen (sheets, duvet cover, pillow case, towel) is not provided and you are required to clean the property before you leave. This enables us to keep our costs low.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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