Apartments in Orelle, Nr. Va Thorens, French Alps - Quiet Location For Families And Experienced Skiers - Direct Link To 3 Vallees, From 200 Euros/Week
Ski in the 3 Valleys, open from December to May, but stay at a fraction of the cost and away from the crowds. Located within the Maurienne Valley region of the French Alps, Orelle is connected via an Express Gondola to Val Thorens and the extensive 3 Valleys ski area. A great location for those seeking calm, peace and the authenticity of an alpine village with stone houses, beautiful slate roofs and lots of traditional charm. These well furnished apartments, sleeping up to 10 are half a mile from the Gondola where there is a bar and restaurant. The apartment block has a spa (for which there is an extra charge), and a mini-market. There is a further selection of shops, bars and restaurants in St Michel de Maurienne or Modane, both a 10 minute drive away. For more information please ask to visit our website.
Details for holiday apartment 2, 4 Hameau des Eaux Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate WC
Two bedroom apartment, sleeping up to 7 people.
Fitted and furnished to a high standard of comfort and convenience the apartment also has:fully equipped kitchenette with 4 ring ceramic hob, fridge, dishwasher, combination oven, electric coffee-maker, kettle, toaster, bathroom with bath with separate wc; TV, DVD player and stereo.
Outside there is a spacious balcony enjoying amazing views over the surrounding mountains.
Facilities: reception with luggage room, a 200sq.m spa area with heated indoor heated pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, steam room and relaxing area with sun loungers. Please note that the spa area is open to children between 3pm - 5.30pm, there are no restrictions on adult access. Access to the spa, massage and beauty treatments at a supplement.
The residence has a laundry room (payable) and free outdoor parking.
About the Owner
My young son and I love the variety of skiing from this lovely alpine village. I am based in the Midlands of UK and we chose this location because it is easy to reach, has great skiing, is a lovely village AND is cheaper than Val Thorens/3 Vallees area.
From the Owner
“NEW BEDS AND MATRESSES IN MASTER, NEW SOFA, NEW DISHWASHER!!”
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
Cycling (road) and Mountain biking in the Maurienne valley in the Spring and Summer, as well as mountain walking, tennis and other outdoor activities.
The Tour De France passes by Orelle in the summer.
Chambery airport is less than 1 hour away (BA fly from City)
Turin airport is 1.5 hours away
Grenoble is 1.25 hours away
Geneva airport is less than 2 hours away (Easyjet, BA and Swiss)
Lyon airport 2 hours away
Eurostar to Paris or Lyon, then TGV to Modane and 15 minute taxi ride to Orelle.
Car parking is available at the apartment complex.
Within the heart of Orelle with all key facilities a short walk away either on site at the complex or in the village of Orelle. Approximately 4 miles from St Michel de Maurienne where there is a major supermarket and other key shops as well as the train direct from Paris or UK. Approximately 10 miles from Modane with further shopping and restaurants.
Facilities available on site include:
Bar with outside terrace.
Spa including pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi and beautician shop - all at an extra cost.
Within Orelle there is a bar, ski and snowboard hire, small ski equipment shop, ESF for all skiing and snowboarding lessons, creche for daily childcare, post office, tourist office, bakery.
For banks, supermarkets and a wider choice of restaurants you must travel to St Michel De Maurienne or Modane.
- Booking Notes:
On confirming your booking a non-refundable deposit of 20% of the stay is required.
Payment in GBP is possible at the prevailing high street exchange rate.
Payment of the balance of your holiday is due one calendar month before your arrival.
A 250 Euro deposit is also required and will be held locally in Orelle by our agent and will be returned at checkout.
Preferred changeover is a Saturday, although flexibility may be possible.
Long weekends are also offered.
- Available arrival
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- pets considered
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- laundrette - serviced
- massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities
- mountain biking
- mountain climbing
- ski lift pass
- ski pass optional
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
- Toilet 1 - Toilet
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Ski & Snowboard ...
- Notes on accommodation: Apartment comprises: 1 double bedroom with a double bed. 1 bunk room - Apt 1 with twin bunks, Apt 2 with single top bunk and pull out double futon at bottom (sleeps 3). 1 sofa bed in lounge with two single pull out beds. Open plan lounge/kitchen diner. Toilet. Bathroom. Balcony. Outside: Outside balcony with views of the mountain and ski lift - you know when the lift has started each morning. Swimming pool. Sauna. Steam room. Jacuzzi. Treatments available at extra costs - pool may also be liable to extra cost. Bar with view of the valley and terrace. Restaurant.