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Beautiful Apartment With South Facing Views

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Samoens, Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - 8 Minute Stroll From Samoens, A Home From Home

Our apartment is a 3 bedroom property on two levels. Downstairs has a large open plan living area with well equipped modern kitchen. There are are two comfortable double bedrooms one with an en-suite shower room. There is a separate bathroom with jacuzzi bath to soothe those aches and pains from a full days skiing or cycling. Our apartment has a mezzanine level with a chill out entertainment area with DVD TV and Playstation 3 ideal for the kids to retreat to. This is an area where you can relax on beanbags and there is a comfortable double sofa bed. There is another double bedroom on the Mezzanine level with two single beds.


Owner
Delyth Johnstone
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 September, 2017

About Delyth Johnstone

Our family of five have used our apartment in Samoens as our home from home.

Samoens has been our summer and winter base for four years, with many skiing adventures in the beautiful alpine scenery and energetic summer and autumn walks in the countryside.

Samoens has been a safe haven for the children, happy to cycle in the valley, swim in the village pool, play outside table tennis in the park and paraglide either down the snowy pistes or above the leafy summer woods.

We have enjoyed many trips into Italy and Switzerland and our family adore this area of Europe.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Samoëns in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite shower room to bedroom 1. Separate bathroom with jacuzzi bath/shower and w.c Washer/dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1. Double bed with en suite shower room Bedroom 2. King-size bed Bedroom 3. Two single beds and Sofa Bed on Mezzanine
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is use of three mountain bikes in the garage and various outdoor games and every shape and size of ball you can imagine from basketball to ping pong. Outside: South facing balcony with absolutely stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valley floor. There is a small table and two chairs for alfresco dining and deckchairs to enjoy the warm summer evenings. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Full bedding provided with towels. Other: Mezzanine relaxation area with sofa bed , two large beanbags DVD TV and Playstation 3 plenty of boardgames and jigsaws ideal safe area to banish the children /teenagers to. 2 Ski lockers and 2 underground garages.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Beautiful Apartment With South Facing Views
average rating of 4.714286 based on 14 reviews
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5

Lovely, well equipped apartment in a beautiful location.

  • 5 of 5

Everything about our week in Samoens was perfect, starting with the very thorough instructions on how to find the apartment! The apartment is located within easy reach of the village shops, we walked to the bakery most mornings for fresh croissants.

The apartment itself is really well provisioned- the kitchen has all cooking equipment you could ever need which is often not the case in holiday rentals! The children were very pleased with the mezzanine level and the toys and games.

The village itself makes a holiday easy, swimming, walking and rafting. We particularly enjoyed Lac Bleu.

Communication with Delyth were great- very prompt and helpful in all respects.

Thank you for a great week- we hope to return!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you Hannah Great you enjoyed Samoens and thank you for looking after our home. It has been a pleasure and if you need us again give us a shout
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4

Everything you need with great view

  • 4 of 5

Just back from a great week skiing in Samoëns. The apartment is excellent for a family. There is everything you need and the little play area was just perfect.

There is also a great unrestricted view to the front and the balcony was an ideal little sun trap.

Only reason I'm giving 4* is kind of my own fault, this is based on our overall stay, the apartment is definitely a 5*. It's just the walk to the village centre is more like 20 mins with two quite young children and we love to walk but the hill on the way back was just too much for them. This meant for the nights we ate out (not many) or just a simple walk we had to drive to the centre but no real biggy.

The owners are great and very helpful and we will definitely consider this place again for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Nice and cozy chalet with the views to die for

  • 4 of 5

Stayed in the chalet for a week - 2 families with 2 young kids. It's a very comfortable and cozy place with everything you need. Beautiful views from an open space room. Conveniently located but will need a car to get anywhere. Although, central Samoens is just 2 min down the hill driving very close to a yummy boulangerie with the best almond croissants ever and all other shops and amenities. Would definitely stay again. Owners were very helpful. All in all had fab week and a very pleasant experience. Would benefit from the 2nd toilet.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful apartment, perfect for a family holiday

  • 5 of 5

A lovely, clean, modern apartment full of home comforts and boasts amazing views. Owners so helpful and welcoming. A truly wonderful base for a happy holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fab stay in a lovely, well equipped apartment near to all amenities. Amazing views! Thanks

  • 5 of 5

A lovely apartment in a great location. Perfect for family holidays and near to all amenities with very helpful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Fabulous week spent in this lovely apartment

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable, warm and spacious apartment. Arrived in the dark, so had some difficulty in finding it, so nice surprise seeing beautiful view in the morning.

Easy access to the ski resort, Teenagers keen to get going in the mornings when they could see the Grand Express moving!

Would love to come back in the summer, maybe next year!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Travel:

Easy access to Geneva airport 60 minutes drive to Samoens along the A40. 8 hour drive to Calais

Distances:

A 8 minute stroll into Samoens village for a wide range of restaurants to cater for all palates and budgets.

40 minutes from Chamonix and from there an easy hop into Italy and the Aosta valley, or why not drive 40 minutes north to the shores of lake Geneva and promenade in Evian or 45 minutes south to Annecy, the Venice of the Alps.

Further Details:

Samoens is a designated ville fleurie and the only French winter resort designated as a Caisse National de mounment historique. The village square has several restaurants and bars with the criou mountain providing a spectacular photographic backdrop.

The surrounding area a walkers paradise with 900 km of marked walking routes including the GR5 passing through. Sixt Fer a Cheval at the top of the Giffre valley is a protected nature reserve where high alpine passes allow rare glimpses of Chamoise, golden eagles and if you are really lucky a bearded vulture.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Samoëns, 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
 
Rate 3
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 
 
Rate 4
3 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,600
for 7 nights
£1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner.


Changeover Day:
Change over days normally Saturday.
Flexible for short break bookings subject to availability.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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