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Fabulous Views, Centre of 1850, Beautiful Apartment, Quiet, Sauna,

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 882 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Courchevel 1850, France - Bathroom, Shower Room And Sauna, 3 WCs, 40" Led TV, Wii, XBOX, Wifi, Satellite TV, TVs in Bedrooms

Quiet location centre of Courchevel 1850. Totally renovated by well respected local architect, this apartment has great views of the alps and is well located for access to the slopes and centre of town. Great for families, it is well equipped with all quality Miele domestic appliances, and great entertainment with 40" 3D LED internet connected TV, Satellite TV, Apple TV, Nintendo wii, XBOX, wifi, games, and a sauna room with shower and WC. It sleeps up to 8 (maximum 6 adults plus 2 kids) in 3 bedrooms (each with flat screen TV) and a bunk room which is great for kids. Located on the 3rd floor with lift, slopes are accessed 50m from the ground floor entrance. Supermarket is 2 minutes from the top floor exit, and the forum shopping centre is 5 minutes walk, great for kids after skiing with indoor ropes course, bowling, ice skating and amusement arcade and shops. Boulangerie opposite the top floor exit. Parking is within the building and comes with the apartment. Non-Smoking (loss of deposit if smoking evident).


Property Manager
Greg Clinton
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2017

About Greg Clinton

Keen skiing family with three children that love to hit the slopes early and enjoy Courchevel and Les Trois Vallees. Live and work in England.

Greg Clinton purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Greg Clinton chose Courchevel

We bought this apartment because it had such a great position in 1850 and a wonderful view. We totally gutted it in 2011 down to a bare shell with concrete floors. Luckily we met a great local architect who lives in Courchevel who brought the whole project together - thanks Valentine!

What makes this apartment unique

Great skiing area and really convenient location in the town, we can just let the kids wander out up to the Forum, for ice skating or bowling or chopping, it is very close. We come back for lunch when skiing quite often. The apartment is a corner unit so benefits from double aspect and great views.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The apartment was fantastic. Greg the owner was very helpful with any requests.

The quality of finish of the apartment is very high and the design very clever. The appliances are modern and high spec and very good Internet access.

Thanks Greg, and I'm sure we will return!

Bryan Rowe, New Zealand. March 2013



"The apartment was lovely, very comfortable and extremely well equipped. Also excellent access to the slopes" Angela Feb 2013



"The apartment was lovely and leaving our skis at Jean Blanc worked well" Nicky Feb 2013



"It is a lovely apartment and you have done it up beautifully. We all decided that it was the nicest ski apartment we have stayed in, lots of space and very comfy"... Marcus and Emma from Scotland April 2012.



A note left for the architect: "Dear Colleague! We sincerely appreciate what you have done with this apartment. You've got very stylish, cosy and comfortable place." Feb 2012.
Jun 2012
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint-Bon-Tarentaise in The Three Valleys

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 882 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
General:
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath and shower, WC, hair dryer, Shower room with WC and Sauna for 3 max. Utility room with Miele washing machine, dryer and WC Molton Brown soap, shampoo and conditioner provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4 - Bunk room with 2 beds
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 2 single beds can be put together as a double
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms and a bunk room) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and 21" TV Bedroom 2 with double bed with 32" Loewe flat screen TV Bedroom 3 with twin beds with 32" Loewe flat screen TV and XBOX Bedroom 4 Bunk room sleeps 2 - kids only.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The apartment is located on the 3rd floor of a 7 story apartment block with lift. Renters must respect that other residents stay within the building and the owner requests that renters are reasonable and considerate with regard to noise. Utility Room: Miele washing machine and separate dryer, iron and ironing board, hoover and WC. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment comes with Peter Reid linen and towels from John Lewis, with all beds made up ready for you. Towels and linen changed every week. More regular cleaning and linen change by arrangement. Other: Ski storage in large locker outside front door Cot and high chair available upon request.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

5

Great position for the lifts and local restaurants

  • 5 of 5

Had a really nice stay. Apartment is well positioned. It is very well furnished.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Well located- pleasant- nice view

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained and comfortable apartment a short stroll away from the village centre- handy shops, restaurants, bars nearby, particularly La Fromagerie and Le Petit Drink. Importantly for a ski apartment, it has limitless hot water and a power shower. Great customer service both from the owner Greg and the property manager Bodjorka.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great Courchevel 1850 Base

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Greg's apartment at the end of March 2016, a family of 2 adults and 4 children aged 13, 10, 9 and 6. Greg was great to deal with, answering questions rapidly and the whole check in process with the friendly Bodjorka was very smooth even if her English was as poor as my French! The apartment was very clean and in a good state of repair, although the washing machine wasn't working the whole time we were there, despite Bodjorka saying someone would be around to fix it mid-week. Still, I hadn't planned on using it so it wasn't a problem.

The apartment was very well laid out and decorated tastefully. The bedrooms were compact, but had plenty of room for storage. We found the beds comfortable, but I must say a little on the small side, and more pillowcases rather than just pillow protectors for the extra pillows would have been appreciated as I like to have 2 pillows to sleep with. The was kitchen was equipped so well that there wasn't much room to store food! The views from the apartment were spectacular, and the fact that the bins for the block were located opposite didn't seem to get noticed as they are so far below. We did hear the bin men at night once, but mostly it was very quiet and peaceful.

We found the location in the middle of Courchevel good, although it wasn't particularly great for the younger members of our party. Getting to the ESF children't village required either an awkward walk carrying skiing up and down steps, dragging them up a little hill and walking across a slope, or skiing down quite a steep blue run. Luckily by day 2 they were able to do this but they are at the 1 star level. Any lower and I don't think they would have managed to ski in/out. Still, those children aged 10 and over, or 2 star and above, get to meet at the bottom of the main set of lifts instead which they found fine. We just had to leave 30 mins before ski school started to make sure we made it on time!

We found one good place to eat whilst we were in Courchevel 1850 (a burger place called 9*9) and also had a good takeaway pizza, but the other restaurants we found to be over priced (15 euros for a tiny plate of average fries at the creperie!!) or too fussy. Consequently we ate up the mountain at lunch time or in the apartment a lot and were grateful that the apartment was so nice!!

Would we stay here again? Probably not, but only due to the ski school location. Otherwise I'd thoroughly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry there were not 4 pillows per bed, there should have been and we will make sure there are in future; we do have a number of different pillows as some people like them thin and some thick, but will be making sure there are more than enough. Washing machine is fixed (outlet hose was not in the drain pipe). Thank you for the restaurant tips and also for your review.
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5

Ideal ski experience

  • 5 of 5

We had four adults, a 16 yr and 9 yr old and the flat was absolutely perfect for us. It has everything you could possibly need and the renovation is beautifully done, maximising the space and modern conveniences. We ate most meals in and were able to prepare anything we wanted in the small but very well stocked kitchen. There is a bakery across the street and a truly fabulous gourmet food store a few steps on. Another 100 feet away is a new supermarket that has all your basic needs.

Having the sauna in the flat was fantastic for soothing tired muscles after skiing.

The ski set up is great. A rental shop that knows Greg the owner well is a few steps from the front door and they were not only very helpful but also have only the latest gear. To hit the slopes you take the elevator downstairs and walk about 50feet to the slopes and you are off on a wide and quiet run, perfect to warm up on.

Of the three valleys courchevel is the quietest and we rarely waited at lifts. The skiing is sublime and it is so easy to ski into Meribel and Val Thorens too if you want to explore.

We really had the perfect week and we are very glad we rented from Greg and will very much hope to do so again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent apartment with fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in Greg's apartment over half term. The place was very clean and welcoming with great facilities. Was a pleasure to go back to after a busy day on the slopes. I would highly recommend it and if we go back to Courchevel we would certainly think about staying there again. Greg is a very helpful guy who answered all our questions honestly before we placed the booking.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great apartment in excellent location

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing week of snow in Courchevel 1850. Courchevel has access to a huge amount of terrain and snow options for everyone.

The well maintained apartment is compact but very clean, comfortable and well set up with all the mod cons and ski locker just next door. Ski Out/Ski In access available but we tended to walk the 150m up to La Croisette station. Lots of restaurants and bars just out the front door & a boulangerie directly across the road.

Probably stating the obvious here but the town of 1850 is RATHER expensive. We found the nearby wine/tapas bars offered the best options for affordable quality dining, however, if you want to cook, there are several nearby spots to buy food and wine.

Greg was a great host and all communications/processes happened effortlessly. Would happily return.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,704
for 5 nights
£2,385
 
 
2Dec-22Dec17
2 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,750
for 7 nights
£3,750
 
 
23Dec-30Dec17
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,250
for 7 nights
£4,250
 
 
30Dec-6Jan18
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,950
for 7 nights
£4,950
 
 
6Jan-3Feb18
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,550
for 7 nights
£2,550
 
 
3Feb-17Feb17
3 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£4,750
for 7 nights
£4,750
 
 
17Feb-10Mar18
17 Feb 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,750
for 5 nights
£3,850
 
 
10Mar-24Mar18
10 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,071
for 5 nights
£2,900
 
 
24Mar-7April18
24 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,950
for 7 nights
£3,950
 
 
7Apr-28Apr18
7 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,500
for 5 nights
£3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,500
for 7 nights
£2,500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £750

Booking Notes:
Available from 5pm. Vacate by 10am.
Deposit of 25% to secure booking, balance due 2 months prior to arrival. Cancellations 3 months before arrival will incur no penalty (except any bank charges). Between 2 and 3 month 25%; between 1 and 3 months 50%; between 14 days and 1 month 75%; less than 14 days 100%. If re-let, balance will be returned less £100 and any difference in rent. Security deposit is £750, returned within 10 working days of departure provided no damage or smoking.


Changeover Day:
Saturday Change over, but other days subject to negotiation.
Arrival 5pm (can be earlier if ready), departure 10am.

Notes on prices:
Pricing can also be done in EUR. Number of days is negotiable depending on period.

Manager'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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