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2 Demi-chalets with exceptional views in family friendly ski resort of La Norma - 94 Rue Meyer (2 bedrooms + mezzanine sleeping 6)

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 215 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

94 Rue Meyer (2 bedrooms + mezzanine sleeping 6)

Downstairs – semi basement:

Large double bedroom with 2 (long) single beds, wardrobe, bedside table and patio doors;

Small double bedroom with 2 (normal) single beds and chest of drawers;

Bathroom with toilet, washbasin, bath with shower;

Hall with a chest for clothes storage and staircase;

Outside patio area plus ski locker.

Ground Floor – entrance level:

Main entrance to the side. Fully equipped open plan kitchen/ dining and lounge area with settee, chair, TV and DVD, extendable dining table and chairs plus patio doors leading onto balcony with fabulous views over the Maurienne valley;

Shower room with toilet behind kitchen.

Mezzanine Level:

Mezzanine above kitchen 2 (normal) single beds, 2 bedside tables accessed by a retractable loft ladder with child safety hatch cover.

Fully furnished and equipped for rental guests.

Parking area nearby.

Linen and towels and cleaning provided by the resort at an extra cost.

No pets. No smoking inside the demi-chalets thank you!

More Details

About the property

Demi-chalets French Alps

The demi-chalets are located in La Norma, a family-friendly resort, on the edge of the Vanoise National Park of the Haute Savoie region of the French Alps. Situated in a forested area with exceptional views across the Maurienne Valley it’s a 10 min walk to the nearest supermarket, shops, bars and restaurants in La Norma and a 10 min drive to major supermarkets, shops restaurants and TGV station in Modane. 5 min walk to a green piste and skiable back to chalets. La Norma has 65km piste and only a 20 min drive to Orelle for the express lift up to Les Trois Vallees at Val Thorens. In the summer there are many forest walks and long distance footpaths crossing the mountains. The demi-chalets each have 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms and 1 mezzanine sleeping 6 adults comfortably - no sofa beds or 'clic-clacs' with parking nearby. Best airports are Lyon, Geneva and Turin with other airports at Chambery and Grenoble. TGV trains stop at Modane 5km away. Car hire, though not essential, is recommended.


Owner
Chris Leigh
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
8 February, 2017

About Chris Leigh

Semi-retired petroleum geologist in early '60s. Bought demi-chalets (ref FR16444) in 2007 for skiing in the ski resort of La Norma close to the Three Valleys but also for use at other times of the year. Bought 2 apartments in Northern Cyprus (ref CY3623) in 2009.

Chris Leigh purchased this chalet in 2007

Why Chris Leigh chose Savoie

I wanted to buy a reasonably priced ski property. Having searched high and low I bought the demi-chalets off plan having inspected the site in La Norma before building began. I had originally only intended to buy one but ended up buying the first demi chalet that was sold and also the last one, which just happened to be next door!

La Norma has the advantages of a quiet uncrowded resort with short ski lift queues and uncrowded but quite challenging pistes; even the red runs are nearly blacks and one of the blacks is very nasty! However you can also access Les Trois Vallees plus many other small ski resorts nearby.

La Norma is also not over-run with Brits and has many French and Dutch visitors and some semi permanent residents plus weekday commuters to Lyon.

What makes this chalet unique

Skiing, walking and chilling out!

Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
Bookings to be made directly with Sogenor at La Norma Tel. 0033 47920 4062 quoting ‘Chalets 93 or 94 (Chris Leigh)’ or via myself on 01224 586220 or 07957 881172 or via email.

The resort is open from mid-December to mid-April and from July to end August. Outside these periods the resort is closed except for the resort management office, Sogenor. Some permanent residents so not deserted! However both demi-chalets are available in these closed periods although a car hire will be essential.

Changeover Day:
Change over day is Saturday in the winter and summer seasons but is flexible outside these times. Arrivals must be after 15:00hrs and departures by 10:00hrs if cleaning is required but later by arrangement with Sogonor if you are doing your own cleaning.

Notes on prices:
Please note that if both demi-chalets are booked together, the rental rate will be approximately 80% of the combined rates. Both demi-chalets have locking interconnecting doors and can accommodate 12 people comfortably when booked together.

Early Booking Summer 2015 -10% discount for all bookings made before the 01/06/15 OR a 30% discount for stays of 2 weeks or more on the full demi-chalet price.

10% discount on your ski pass La Norma (6 days) if booked at the same time as your apartment.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for 94 Rue Meyer (2 bedrooms + mezzanine sleeping 6)in La Norma in Rhone-Alpes

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 215 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • resort
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Holiday Complex
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Mezzanine level
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Small bedroom downstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Large bedroom downstairs
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Keys, bed linen and towels cab be picked up from Sogenor, the resort manager and rentals agency, which is located above and to one side of the main underground car park in the centre of La Norma. They can also provide baby cots, a laundrette, ski passes in winter and activity passes in summer. I believe a ‘half board pass’ is also available for purchase if required and a handy man (Patrick) is also available for anything that might need fixing. Cleaning at finish of stay can also be provided at a cost of about €60. Outside: Plastic table and chairs are available for outside use on the balconies in both demi-chalets. There is a ski locker at the side of each demi-chalet underneath the balcony but it is also possible to store both skis and bikes relatively safely on the large balcony out of view overnight. Mountain bikes can be hired and an open air swimming pool and tennis courts are available in the summer months.

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

CHALET CONFORTABLE SUR UN SITE MAGNIFIQUE

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une semaine agréable et ensoleillée.

Le chalet tout confort est très bien situé (vue sur les montagnes).

Je recommande cette location pour de futurs clients.

Très bon souvenir

Merci

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a nice review; it is much appreciated.
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5

Summer visit!

  • 5 of 5

The chalet is comfortable and attractive...with stunning views of the mountains. We sat out on the balcony most evenings enjoying the evening sunshine. The chalet comfortably sleeps six...and in the summer was lovely and cool downstairs...though the mezzanine, accessed by ladder, was fun for the teenagers. Having two bathrooms was a bonus. The kitchen, whilst more of a kitchenette, had everything needed for us to self cater every evening for three weeks!

La Norma is a great location to enjoy many via ferrata routes and the many sport climbing venues....as well as plenty walks. We also enjoyed the nearby high ropes course...far longer and more challenging than an English Go Ape...excellent value ....with two super long zip wires across the gorge. The Fort..all free access ....was interesting. We sampled the many via ferrata routes in and around the fort....great fun going in and out of the gun ports to reach them! The road linking La Norma with the valley was much quicker/shorter than we'd expected. The road through the valley also gave faster access than expected, to a wide range of days out....we could have stayed longer....there's so much to do. Modane, whilst not attractive in any way, is about 10 minutes drive...with access to two excellent supermarkets, both with petrol stations.

This was the first time we had visited the area. The owner is very helpful and easy to contact.....allowing us to make the most of our visit. We were sorry to leave. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a nice review and great that you had such a good time. Hope you come back again. Thanks Chris
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Colchester
5

Summer in the Mountains

  • 5 of 5

Missing the mountains in South Africa I looked for a Mountain escape in Europe, and found myself enjoying the Alps more than I imagined! The chalet was cosy and neat, well stocked and the view stunning. Situated on the edge of La Norma ski resort, away from the hustle and bustle of things, the chalet catches the morning sun out back and evening sun on front verandah - great for sundowners! I was with teenage daughter and 5 yr old son, who both loved the chalet and resort. Everybody employed there was so friendly, I speak hardly any French but it wasn't a problem. We went up the cable cars, walked back down the mountain, mountain biked, swam, zip wired across a canyon, (in nearby accroparc) drove to nearby Val D'Isere, geo cached amongst many other things. Plenty of Summer activities to return and do next time! I highly recommend this chalet and resort for families with children of all ages. Chris, the owner, very helpful and responded via email and text to all my queries, even when we couldn't figure out the DVD machine! Thank you for a most wonderful holiday! My only regret is that my mum, who is nearly 70, wasn't with us - she would have loved it too!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review, much appreciated! Also its great to have a review of the summer season, which is often overlooked as La Norma is primarily a ski resort!
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