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Family Friendly Apartment with Balcony and Stunning Mountain Views

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 290 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in La Grande Terche, St Jean D'Aulps, Nr. Morzine, French Alps - Quiet Central Location, 2 Minutes Walk to the Main Gondola and Other Amenities

2 min. walk to lift, well equipped, self catering apartment in a privately owned block. It is south facing with stunning views of the mountain and main ski area from the bedroom, lounge and balcony. It is situated just outside the main centre of La Grande Terche with great restaurants and bars, run by friendly folk right on the doorstep. The ski area is served by one main gondola and tends to be quieter than the close by resorts of Morzine, Les Gets and Avoriaz. There is plenty of skiing for one week on this home resort for a beginner or intermediate, ski kindergarten of over 3's is 1 minutes walk away(recommended), the other resorts are only 15 minutes drive away and offer a vast ski area with some more challenging runs.


Owner
Keith Osborne
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
8 July, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint-Jean-d'Aulps in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 290 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • mountain
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bath with shower over and shower curtain, extractor fan, pedestal sink, 2 mirrors, bathroom cabinet and towel rails. Recently retiled.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: 1 pine double bed, carpeted with a half size wardrobe and 2 chest of drawers. 2 bedside lamps and a mirror.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Suitable for children as the bunks are in a separated area from the living room and there is a travel cot for infants available. The kitchen is equipped with plastic cups and plates too, as well as plenty of crockery for adults. It is heated with electric hot air blowers which heat the rooms very quickly. We have used bright coordinating furnishings and fabric throughout to give the apartment a happy holiday vibe. Outside: Covered balcony the length of the lounge, over looking ski area/mountains and meadows. Clothes airer. There is a communal, grassy, meadow area all around and to the back of the apartments without boundary walls, and a communal parking area down a gravel slop with plenty of parking. Recycling is put in to a communal storage area under the apartment and there is a covered area for unloading only outside the front door. The ski locker is located next door to the recycling area. Utility Room: Cleaning cupboard with vacuum cleaner, dust pan and brush, spare bulbs, cleaning materials, spare blankets, travel cot. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bring your own bedlinen and towels. Cleaned after each occupancy. Other: Separate sleeping gallery with two full size bunk beds and doors leading to WC, bathroom and communal hall way.

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Family Friendly Apartment with Balcony and Stunning Mountain Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Great location and value for money

  • 5 of 5

I have just returned from the property having spent a short 4 night break in St. Jean D'Aulps. The property is in a nice quiet location, you can see the ski gondola from the balcony. Although we didn't ski the local area it is perfectly placed for Morzine/Avoriaz (10 mins) and Les Gets (15 mins). I have however skied the local area before this trip and the apartment is perfectly located for that.

The apartment is cosy, warm and ideal for a few people. It sleeps 6 but I think that would be a struggle at meal times personally - there were 3 of us (1 child) and it was ideal. The shower was good and the water hot, ideal after a hard day on the snow. The Apartment is in easy walking distance of local bars and restaurants/shops. The kitchenette is basic but does the job and there are plenty of plates/cutlery/cups etc. For shopping there is a local store 5 minutes walk, we however drove 5 minutes to the bigger Carrefour on the way to Morzine.

To be honest for the money I can't fault the apartment, it's in a perfect location, quiet, clean and comfortable. Keith the owner was very helpful throughout the whole thing and I would definitely consider using the apartment again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review of my apartment, I am happy that you had an enjoyable stay and that you would like to visit again. Best regards Keith.
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5

Everything you could need

  • 5 of 5

If you want a well-priced, well equipped, small but homely place to chill and relax, I would recommend this apartment. Keith was really helpful in directing us to it and, on arriving, we found that it was a great little resort with all the amenities you could need, You can walk to the Main Gondola in under a minute, it has local bars and a wee supermarket you can get most groceries (inc. Belgian Beer..... nuff said). The accommodation is clean, tidy and affords great views out over the Morzine Valley. We stayed with our 2 and 4 year old who loved being in the bunk beds, while we loved the privacy to chill out on a night in the separate living space. We cooked every night and it was fine for space to do this and dine together. I may add that this gem of a find comes with a very select range of DVD's and Videos (remember them). Joking aside, it was a welcome novelty which only reinforced my love for this wee spot in France. Sleeps 4 or 6 at a push. Ski on your doorstep or only 10 mins drive to Morzine. Bravo Keith! Iain & Anne (Scotland)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Iain and family I am really glad you had an enjoyable stay in my apartment, many thanks for your comments. Kind regards Keith
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Geneva
Car: recommended

Travel:

Car hire is recommended from the French side of Geneva airport. The drive from Geneva takes 1.5 hours. It is a 500 mile drive from the port of Calais.

Distances:

Morzine, Portes Du Soliel 10km.

Annecy cathedral city 75km.

Geneva airport 65km.

Evian, spa town 30km.

Yvoire, medieval town 40km.

Further Details:

There is a small supermarket in the Grande Terche area approximately 3 minutes walk away, open day time hours, and an 8-8 in the main village of St. Jean D'Aulps. There are several good restaurants/bars with in walking distance of the apartment.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Saint-Jean-d'Aulps, Haute-Savoie

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer Season
16 Apr 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£126
for 3 nights
£295
 
 
Low Season
7 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£135
for 3 nights
From
£45
£250
£750
 
 
Christmas : New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£350
for 5 nights
From
£70
£475
 
 
Mid Season
7 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
From
£50
£295
£995
 
 
High Season
3 Feb 2018 - 3 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£320
for 4 nights
From
£80
£495
 
 
March Season
4 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£180
for 3 nights
From
£60
£375
 
 
Summer Season
8 Apr 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£120
for 3 nights
From
£40
£275
£750
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£71
for 2 nights
£250
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
Non refundable deposit of 25% of total payable to secure booking.
Final instalment is required 4 weeks before arrival date.
Refundable deposit of £50 required for safe return of keys and to cover breakages etc.

Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days outside French and English winter school holidays. Arrivals should be after 2pm, and on the day of departure the apartment must be vacated by 11am.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.

Non-refundable deposit of 25% requested to reserve the booking and then the balance is required one month before reservation date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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