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Luxury Traditional Alpine Apartment Ideal for Skiing or Summer Holidays w. WIFI

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Overview

Property

Updated: 07-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Apartment in Les Carroz - Stunning Views in Quiet Location near Village Centre, opposite Sports Centre/Spa. Well-equipped, with wi-f

This luxury Les Carroz chalet apartment built in 2009 by MGM islocated in a wonderful part of Les Carroz d'Araches. The apartment has ground floor access with a first floor balcony, a private ski locker and ample outdoor car parking space for the use of clients. The chalet’s location offers dramatic views from the balcony, with patio table and chairs, across the village, mountains and pistes. The apartment is an easy 10-minute walk into the village centre or next door to the chalet block is the bus stop serviced by the free regular ski bus in and out of the centre of Les Carroz, taking you direct to the telecabine providing rapid access to the Grand Massif with 265km of skiing for all levels from novices to advanced in Flaine, Samoens, Morillon and Sixt. With a number of child-friendly features in the apartment and for 2013 the new sports centre and spa opposite with outdoor pools and tennis courts, this is the perfect location for family skiing or summer holidays. Beautifully furnished with wi-fi included.

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About the Owner

Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
7 February, 2017

About The Owner

We're a professional couple with three boys aged twelve and under. We live in the Midlands and we've been skiing for the last 10 years and and are now introducing our boys to it, too. Luckily they seem to love it as much as we do.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2010

Why The Owner chose Flaine - Grand Massif

We'd been skiing for a few years before we were invited to the Grand Massif by friends and we loved it and kept coming back. Then we visited the village of Les Carroz and realised we'd found the best kept secret in the Alps - a lovely unspoiled mountain village with access to one of the largest ski areas in France.

What makes this apartment unique

Every year when planning our holidays we always found it really difficult to find somewhere that really catered for all the requirements of young children and always seemed to be laden down with endless bags of "stuff". After visiting Les Carroz and falling in love with the beautiful village and the child-friendly attitude of the locals we decided to buy a place and kit it out so that we had everything we needed there. So there's bunk beds (big enough for grown-ups, too!), a high chair, travel cot, plastic cups and plates, games and even a steriliser in the apartment. We regard it as our second home and we've furnished it accordingly so we think you'll find it comfortable and homely as well as practical. Gary and Nichola x.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Everything was great, we found the apartment just what we wanted. We will book up either the same week or the next one, next year" January 2013



"Have just spent a great week skiing at Les Carroz - made all the more enjoyable by the lovely apartment we stayed in at C5 Les Trappeurs. The owners have furnished it beautifully and equipped it with everything you could possibly need. Having 3 good-sized bedrooms (whilst holidaying with 3 teenage boys) is a real bonus, as are the 2 bathrooms. We're planning our trip back again!" January 2011



"We had a fabulous time, your apartment is gorgeous, it was immaculately clean on arrival and we felt at home straight away. You could never tire of that view!"

July 2010



"We loved your apartment and thought that it was beautifully furnished, spacious and very comfortable. The buses ran regularly and on time and when they stopped, we walked the very pleasant route back to the apartment" March 2010
Feb 2010
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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Everything was great, we found the apartment just what we wanted. We will book up either the same week or the next one, next year" January 2013



"Have just spent a great week skiing at Les Carroz - made all the more enjoyable by the lovely apartment we stayed in at C5 Les Trappeurs. The owners have furnished it beautifully and equipped it with everything you could possibly need. Having 3 good-sized bedrooms (whilst holidaying with 3 teenage boys) is a real bonus, as are the 2 bathrooms. We're planning our trip back again!" January 2011



"We had a fabulous time, your apartment is gorgeous, it was immaculately clean on arrival and we felt at home straight away. You could never tire of that view!"

July 2010



"We loved your apartment and thought that it was beautifully furnished, spacious and very comfortable. The buses ran regularly and on time and when they stopped, we walked the very pleasant route back to the apartment" March 2010
Feb 2010
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AMAZING

  • 5 of 5

A truly outstanding apartment with all the facilities you could wish for. A spacious apartment for 6 adults and 2 children. We cooked 4 nights as the facilities were as good as home. Lovely nights in to sit around the large table and play board games! Private ski locker provided too. We hope to return next year. On the main bus route to the town centre and telecabine and the bus is free. Really easy walk into town. Amazing resort for families.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We'd been skiing for a few years before we were invited to the Grand Massif by friends and we loved it and kept coming back. Then we visited the village of Les Carroz and realised we'd found the best kept secret in the Alps - a lovely unspoiled mountain village with access to one of the largest ski areas in France.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Geneva at 70 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Village Centre at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Village Centre at 1 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Travel:

Air: Less than an hour's drive from Geneva airport which is served with frequent flights by a variety of low cost airlines. Car hire and transfers are readily available

Train: There is a railway station (SNCF) in the centre of Cluses. It links with the TGV (high speed French rail network) Paris - Annecy and directly Paris-Cluses at the weekends from where it is a 15 mins taxi.

Car: Approx 500 miles from Calais and typically an 8 hour journey depending on the frequency and duration of stops.

Distances:

Les Carroz village centre - easy 10 minute walk.

Samoens historic market town 30 minute drive.

Annecy 45 minute drive.

Chamonix 45 minute drive.

Morillon 20 minutes drive.

Flaine 20 mins drive.

Further Details:

Les Carroz not only offers a wide range of winter and summer activities, but has everything required during your stay:- local supermarkets; cash points; chemists; cinema; doctors; insurance shop; post office; sports centre and spa. It also has a variety of shops, bars and restaurants (and one night club). There's also a local market every Tuesday just off the village square. In the winter you can do more than just ski -there's cross country, snow shoe-ing, dog-sledding and open-air ice-skating. Other activities in the summer include horse riding, hiking, canyoning, climbing and mountain biking (bikes can be hired in the village). Many of the lifts are available in the summer proving easy mountain access for walkers and bikers.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 4
11 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£895
for 7 nights
£895
 
 
Rate 5
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Rate 6
22 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 7
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 8
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 9
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Rate 10
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,450
for 7 nights
£1,450
 
 
Rate 11
6 Jan 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,150
for 7 nights
£1,150
 
 
Rate 12
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
Rate 13
24 Feb 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,150
for 7 nights
£1,150
 
 
Rate 14
14 Apr 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
Bookings will be held provisionally for 7 days until we receive a 20% non-refundable deposit.
Full rental balance plus £250 cheque for security deposit must be received within 8 weeks of arrival date. The security deposit will be returned after departure if all is found to be satisfactory.
Payments accepted by cheque or bank transfer.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible - for bookings of a full week Saturdays are preferred although long weekend breaks are also available by request. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week in UK Pounds. We can accept payment by cheque or bank transfer. Weekend breaks and other options are also available, particularly at Christmas and New Year - please contact us for details. Bedlinen, towels and tea towels are not included but can be arranged if required for a modest cost (c £15 per person per week) if required.

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.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Every year when planning our holidays we always found it really difficult to find somewhere that really catered for all the requirements of young children and always seemed to be laden down with endless bags of "stuff". After visiting Les Carroz and falling in love with the beautiful village and the child-friendly attitude of the locals we decided to buy a place and kit it out so that we had everything we needed there. So there's bunk beds (big enough for grown-ups, too!), a high chair, travel cot, plastic cups and plates, games and even a steriliser in the apartment. We regard it as our second home and we've furnished it accordingly so we think you'll find it comfortable and homely as well as practical. Gary and Nichola x.

Property Type

  • apartment

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Location Type

  • mountain
  • village

Attractions

  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • sledding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Floor Area

  • 87 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En suite to Bedroom 1 with with shower, basin unit, mirror cupboard, WC and heated tower rail. The main bathroom is fully equipped with a bath and shower over it, full size wash basin, mirrored cupboards and heated towel rail. Separate WC.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot, En Suite
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed, Two sets of full size bunk beds, sleeps four.
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps up to 10 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 en-suite double bed and surrounding storage, chest of drawers and built-in wardrobe. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, corner unit and built-in wardrobe. Bedroom 3 with two sets of bunk beds, chest of drawers and built-in wardrobe. Sofa bed in loung

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The apartment has been designed to be child-friendly and is ideal for family winter and summer breaks. It features a travel cot, high chair, steriliser, plastic cups, plates and saucers and a variety of board gamnes. Heating by electric heaters included. Outside: Balcony with amazing views with patio table and chairs. Large communal outdoor grass area for sunbathing and relaxing at the front of the chalet. New for 2013 is the Sports Centre and Mountain Spa opposite with outdoor heated pool, water slides, tennis courts, gym, sauna and a range of Spa Treatments. Several lovely forest walks from behind the apartment and tennix courts and a also a new and extensive High Ropes adventure in the forest behind the sports centre. Wide range of summer activities available locally. Utility Room: The hall also has a storage cupboard with steam iron, ironing board, hair drier, clothes rail and ski clothing hangers. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen, towels and tea towels can be provided at a modest additional cost if required. Property cleaned throughout and all facilities checked before each new occupation. Other: The hall features ski clothing hangers and a storage cupboard with steam iron, ironing board, hoover, mop, bucket, brush and pan. The apartment has SKY TV with English Freeview channels.

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