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Chalet For Summer And Winter Seasons With Incredible Views

People10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Chalet in Lac du Montriond, Nr. Morzine, Haute-Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - Peaceful Location; 4 Mins Drive From Ardent Cable Car; Ski Bus Stops Outside; Swimming In Lake

Chalet du lac is a beautiful lakeside chalet 7 minutes from the centre of Morzine and 4 minutes drive (or bus stops outside the chalet) to the telecabin for skiing. The living space is over 120m2 sleeping up to 8 (10 including young children), with two double bedrooms, a family room (with a double and a single bed), and a mezzanine (with a single and a double futon), two bathrooms, private parking to the side and a sun-terrace in front of the chalet. A large open plan split level sitting room with rustic wooden beams, deep sofas and a cosy wood-burning stove. The chalet has been furnished to cater for all modern comforts whilst the antique skis, cartwheels, dried flowers and carved wooden fretwork retain a rustic alpine charm. At an altitude of 1072m lies Lac de Montriond, a jewel in the mountains of the Haute Savoie. The water is perfectly clear and the surrounding forests breathe with life. The area is renowned for its natural beauty, and is protected from deforestation and development by the national trust.


Owner
caroline bray
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
6 July, 2017

About caroline bray

Chalet du Lac is a family home and we have always felt very privileged to own it given its location. Dominic and I have 3 children so we can certainly help you with catering for children as well as adults. We have skied the whole region, Dominic is a very good skier and he never gets bored skiing in the same region year after year as there is so much variety. I am an average skier and feel very safe and enjoy the skiing very much. In the summer we really live the alpine life! Fresh air and lots of it day after day living outdoors and with so many child friendly activities on offer. Our boys come totally alive in the alpine air and are busy 'doing' all the time!

We hope the chalet makes you feel at home as soon as you arrive.

caroline bray purchased this chalet in 2004

Why caroline bray chose Portes du Soleil area

We wanted somewhere within easy reach from Geneva airport but with a really good skiing variety and somewhere you would want to go in winter and summer.

We found the property completely by chance whilst researching the area and sitting by Lac du Montriond feeling so jealous of the few people who loved around it! On leaving we spotted a for sale sign and we didn't even need to look inside before we knew it was perfect! It was an a sculptures shops and cafe when we bought it and we tirelessly changed it into the wonderful home it is today for everyone to enjoy. The views are breathtaking from every window of a lake that changes so dramatically with the seasons.

What makes this chalet unique

Ski bus stops outside

Very easy access to huge region of ski slopes

Supermarket 5 mins drive away

Restaurants on the doorstep

The peacefulness and calm of the lake

Close enough to Morzine for everything you need but far enough away for some seclusion and uniqueness

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a wonderful time at Chalet du Lac, with plenty of good snow, idyllic location and great accommodation. It was our first family ski holiday and found the chalet location ideal. Everyone was catered for, with the Ardent lift a short bus ride away or a quick drive into Morzine or Les Gets. Caroline and Dominic were very helpful, and their recommendations for ski hire and lift passes were excellent. Looking forward to next year!"



"We had a great time in the Chalet and in Morzine, the kids loved the summer mountain activities, rafting, canoeing, para-sailing, summer

sledges..... etc. A real change from lying by a pool in the med. I personally loved the view of the lake in the early morning, when we had it to ourselves, even encouraged me to go jogging for the first time in years. Now the kids are nagging me to take them back in the winter for a skiing holiday!"
Nov 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Montriond in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • lake
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bedroom 1: En-suite shower room - shower, wc, sink Bedroom 2/family room: En-suite bathroom -bath with shower over the top, wc, sink All modern, clean and contemporary
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The living space is over 120m2. Sleeping up to 8 (10 including young children) Bedroom 1: double bed; Bedroom 2: family room with double and single bed; mezzanine above with single and double futons Bedroom 3: up separate staircase; small double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Attractions:
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: We can put you in touch with fantastic English private ski instructors, caters and child care companies all of which we have used ourselves and would highly recommend. We have an arrangement with a local ski hire shop where you get a 10% discount and they will come to the chalet to fit boots and skis if you would like. They are also happy for you to leave your skis at their shop in Ardent as you take off your skis. Outside: Outside there is a secure terrace with table and benches as well as a locked hut that can be used for storing items e.g. bikes and skis. There is a hose for cleaning bikes. Deck chairs are available and an umbrella. Private parking is to the left of the chalet with enough space for 2 cars. Whilst relaxing on the terrace you can really take in the stunning views of the lake and surrounding area. A very special location and totally unique. Utility Room: Boiler room is fantastically warm for drying clothing and boots Houses the washing machine and clothes horses for drying Excellent storage for all ski wear and skis/boots Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The chalet is cleaned thoroughly before your arrive and good quality towels and bed linen are provided (except for the cot). Other: Dining area is within the open plan living area leading off the kitchen. It has a long wooden table with enough chairs for 10 people. Desk area at one end with phone for incoming calls and a cabinet at the other for table wear. Fire logs included

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Location

Special interest holidays:

Due to its lake side location, so much is on your doorstep literally.......

cross country skiing

stunning walking

3 lovely restaurants and bars and terraces over looking the lake

boating

fishing

fresh water swimming (smaller area allocated for children with waterfall running into it and with life guards)

horse riding

go karting

biking

playing bowl

camp building in the woods!

great sledging runs to be made!

In Morzine there is:

water complex inside and out with slide and play pools for young children

ice skating rink

skate boarding park

adventure swinging through trees

playgrounds

biking tracks

tennis courts

abundance of cafes, restaurants, bars, banks and stylish shops

Travel:

Distance from

airport: 1hr 15 mins from Geneva airport

channel tunnel: approx 10 hours with short breaks

Distances:

Ardent telecabin: 4 mins drive

Montriond village: 4 mins drive

Morzine town: 7 mins drive

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Montriond, 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
 
High summer season
30 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
Autumn season
3 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
High winter season
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
winter season
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Winter season
3 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,300
for 7 nights
£1,300
 
 
High season - Half term
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
Winter season
17 Feb 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,300
for 7 nights
£1,300
 
 
Spring season
28 Apr 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
Please contact us with any questions you may have and to get a really clear idea of the chalet and the holiday you can expect.
On booking we require non refundable 25% of the rental fee
£250 returnable security deposit for any damage (our chalet manager does a check out for us but in 15 years of renting we have never had to take any money for damage as tenants have looked after it so well).
Final balance 55 days (almost 8 weeks) prior to your stay

Changeover Day:
Saturday is our general change over day. For special reasons and out of season times we can possibly accommodate other days.
You would need to have left the chalet by 10am and would be able to check in after 4pm.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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