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Large 150m2 Apt With Pool, Games Room, Panoramic Rhone Valley & Matterhorn Views

Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Nov-2016
Apartment in Les Collons, 4 Valleys, Valais, Switzerland - Located in the Centre of Les Collons 1800 500m (approx 5 Mins Adult Walk) to Ski Lift

A stunning 150 sq. metre ski apartment that sleeps 9/10 (3 bedrooms and mezzanine) in a modern open plan design. A high quality apartment complex with swimming pool, sauna, games rooms, table tennis/football, plus washing machines/dryers in the laundry area. The apartment has TV, DVD, a modern kitchen with dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle and coffee maker. A cosy lounge with L-shaped leather sofa suite. A dining area with panoramic views from Crans-Montana in the North to Matterhorn in the South. All windows in every room look out to mountain views. Ski locker and underground parking within the complex. This apartment is cosy in the winter for skiing with your family and friends AND warm and light in the summer for mountain-biking, hiking, trekking or triathlon training. A modern well equipped and well thought out apartment with stunning views of the area of Les Collons with private indoor parking. 5 minutes walk to Trabanta Chair Lift.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hello we live in Bursledon, near the beautiful Hamble River and are mad about sailing, skiing and triathlon. We had always dreamed of owning our very own ski apartment - to ski in the winter and train for triathlon and mountain biking in the summer months. We saw this apartment and fell in love with it instantly. The views are absolutely breathtaking and the apartment is beautiful with wooden floors and open plan design which is rustic yet modern. Our children skied from the age of three and we love family holidays in resort. It is very family friendly with an excellent ski school. But skiing of all kinds is available here too as ski lift system links to Verbier. We hope you love our holiday home and have a wonderful holiday! - Mr and Mrs Wilkinson - Hampshire, UK.

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Guestbook comments from the manager

"Stunning ski apartment. We shared with another family and loved it. Great facilities and wonderful skiing for all the family. And fantastic ski school for the kids. Easy ski to Verbier - will be back! " Yasmin Rees (Freshfields 2011)



"Superb skiing and fabulous comfortable and well thought out apartment with wonderful views. Loved the fact that Les Collons is so laid back." Jon P. Nottingham 2010



"Our children learnt to ski in Les Collons and now want to back every year. The apartment is modern, warm and very good quality. The views are stunning. The skiing has been such great fun. And we come back to a warm apartment with wonderful views and then go and swim in a fantastic pool to chill out." Yasmin, Blackheath, London, 2011.
Sep 2012
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Spacious penthouse apartment convenient for lifts

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I can recommend this apartment for families looking for a spacious and convenient access to the four valleys. The penthouse apartment is clad in wood with amazing views from the balcony and picture windows up the val d'Herans to the Matterhorn and is bigger than many chalets. The apartment has a big living area and an open plan well equipped kitchen making self catering easy and fun. The local supermarket although not cheap is well stocked with fresh meat, vegetables etc.. and excellent local cheese. It would be ideal for two families looking to ski the four valleys. The nearest lift is 5-10 mins walk but it is possible to drive to Thyon and park next to the slopes if you have young children. The local skiing is excellent but it does take about one hour to reach Siviez the main access to the signature runs at Tortin and the Col Gentianes. There is cable television but with a limited selection of English channels it's worth bringing a few DVDs. The block has the added benefit of an indoor swimming pool, and a games room. There are three bedrooms and a good quality double sofa bed on the Mezzanine where I slept very comfortably. The apartment is really quiet, we did not hear the neighbours in the week we stayed. All in all, I can recommend this apartment as a great base from which to explore the four valleys.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your well written and thoughtful feedback and for staying at Apartment Mollie. We are very pleased to hear you had a lovely holiday! We have recently purchased unlimited Swisscom WiFi for the apartment. Regarding food shopping we would recommend our visitors shop at the Lidl (located half hour away at the foot of the valley) for better value food. We also pre-order our shopping for the day we arrive via Coop Switzerland online store and if you miss the delivery, the Tourist office just oppoaite our apartment will keep it safe for you until you can collect it. The shops in Les Collons are expensive but we only use them to stock up on essentials such as milk and fresh bread. We always like to know if our visitors need anything else to make their stay perfect and would like to thank you for your feedback! All the best wishes to your lovely family. Kindest wishes David, Nazrin, Hugh and Mollie Wilkinson
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Location

From the Owner

Switzerland is stunning and we love the mountains and skiing during the season but also enjoy mountain biking, walking and hiking during the summer months. It is such a stunning place to visit that we decided that we had to have a place here. It is a truly chocolate box place.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Geneva at 160 Kilometres Nearest Train : Sion at 20 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Autoroute du Rhone at 20 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Various at 200 Metres Nearest Ski : Trabanta chairlift - 4 Valleys at 500 Metres

Special interest holidays:

Les Collons is part of the famous 4 Valleys Ski Area providng some of the best expert skiing terrain in the world. The immedaite vicintity provides great beginner and intermediate skiing making it the perfect location for mixed ability and family ski groups.

Mountain biking - on the course of the Grand Raid Cristalp international cross-country race.

Hiking, road biking, mountaineering, triathlon training, trekking, high altitude fitness running or biking and of course sight seeing.

Coast/Beach:

Lake Geneva offers fantastic beaches within 1.5 hours drive. Swimming is available in outdoor pools in Sion and Sierre within a 30minute drive. There are thermal baths at Ovronnaz and Leukerbad accessible within a 45 minute drive.

Travel:

Nearest main airport is Geneva although during the winter some flights are to Sion which is only 20 minutes away. Travel time Geneva to Les Collons is just under 2hrs. Travel time by car from Calais is approximately 10hrs. Geneva airport to Sion by train 2hrs and trains run every 20 minutes from the airport terminal.

Distances:

Half an hour by car to Sion which is a beautiful Swiss town with vineyards, stunning restaurants and center of the valley. There is an abundance of shopping for all tastes. Les Collons is situated 20km from the historic town of Sion and 5 minutes from the traditional Swiss village of Heremence. Thyon is a 5 minute drive and includes an indoor swimming pool. The Val d'Herens offers access to the Grand Dixence Dam (highest in Europe), the mountain village of Evolene and the renowned Pyramides d'

Further Details:

Local shops include, 2 x supermarkets, tourist information office, Irish pub, patisserie, restaurants, ski hire shop and ski lift. All within minutes of our apartment.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Christmas Week
24 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 
 
New Year Week
1 Jan 2017 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
Ski January Low
8 Jan 2017 - 28 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
£900
£2,000
 
 
Ski High Season
29 Jan 2017 - 4 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
Ski March Low
5 Mar 2017 - 8 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,100
 
 
Easter Ski
9 Apr 2017 - 23 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£800
£1,500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Tourist tax is payable locally at the tourist office opposite the Les Melezes apartments and is chf 1.80 per day per person.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is changeover day. Depart apartment by 10am. Arrive apartment anytime after 3pm on start of holiday. Please do ask if you need to leave later if your flights are later.

Notes on prices:
Stays of less than a week will be priced on request if you call or email owners. These will incur a cleaning cost of chf 100 minimum and linen fee of chf 22.00 per person for the short stay.

If you would like any special request on your arrival of your holiday, please do let us know in advance and we will try our best to arrange it for a small fee.

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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Facilities

From the Owner

The apartment is located in the village of Les Collons which has a tourist information centre, village shops, bakery, pub, post office and restaurants. Our apartment is within 5 minutes walking distance of the Trabanta Ski lift. Otherwise, you can catch the ski bus right outside our apartment to the ski lift or to Thyon 1850.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 149 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, A lovely bathroom with all modern conveniences.
  • There are two very good sized bathrooms with toilet, full bath and shower.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (3 Bedrooms + Mezzanine) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, has twin single beds but can also have one other single bed or two baby cots. Bedroom 2, has twin single beds. Bedroom 3, has three single beds and can have one more single bed. The mezzanine has it's own area and has a big double sofa bed.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Parking is available for one car per rental but there is plenty of parking available in the village of Les Collons within 5 minutes walking distance. Tourist tax of a couple of Euros per person will have to be declared to the tourist information office during the stay. The office is literally 2 minutes across the road from the apartment. Outside: The ground floor of our apartment has two balconies. One to the front side of the apartment and one to the back of the building. Both have stunning mountain views. We have seats outside on the balcony, so that you can have your beer or coffee there. Utility Room: Utility room is located in the communal area downstairs within the complex. It has washing machines and drying machines. All can be used with local currency and are very good value. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment is cleaned on the changeover day Saturday after guests have departed. The linen service is included in your rental or you can take your own linen and we deduct the cost from your rental fee. Other: All the bedrooms are furnished in a modern IKEA way. With modern lights and fixtures and fittings. Each ground floor bedroom and the lounge has a door leading to each balcony that have a panoramic view.

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