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Samoens. Beautiful homely 2 bed Apartment

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Heated Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Samoens, Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - Ski Bus Stop Outside,5 Mins To Gondola. Walking Distance To Bars, Shops, And Restaurants

Les Fermes de Samoens is in the beautiful historic village of Samoens. The Apartment is on the ground floor, there is always a sunny spot to be found on the decking whatever the time of day. We have added a few luxury items for pure indulgence 10 boot/glove warmer and a 18 bottle wine/beer chiller but to name a few. 2 comfy sofas, cushions on dining seating, blue ray DVD player music system with Aux connection, block of English sockets for charging phones etc. In the reception building there is a small indoor pool, steam and sauna room (one free 30 min session per week) pool table payable.

More Details

Owner
Alison and Stephen Fletcher
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
11 July, 2017

About Alison and Stephen Fletcher

Stephen & Alison Fletcher. We first skied in the Grand Massif in 2004 and immediately fell in love with Samoens village. It has a unique old village charm and atmosphere. Yet only an 8 minute gondola ride you are in to an extensive varied ski area. We have owned the apartment since 2004 but are now managing it our selves. We have taken the opportunity to refurbish it to our requirements and for clients who appreciate an apartment which is well equipped.

Alison and Stephen Fletcher purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Alison and Stephen Fletcher chose Flaine - Grand Massif

We have holidayed all over France and love the country and people. So buying in a dual season resort seemed the right thing to do. There is fabulous skiing.Lots of actives in the summer. All set in the most beautiful scenery.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is set on the edge of the village in a quite location but within a 5-7 min walk to shops bars and restaurant.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • resort
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Bath, shower over, vanity sink unit with mirror. Separate WC.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1- Double bed built in wardrobes, bedside tables, drawers, mirror, chair, hair dryer. Bedroom 2- Small double bed with adult bunk above, built in wardrobe TV monitor with built in DVD (bring your own gaming station and leads) cupboard and mirror.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Winter season Small Indoor pool, fitness suite,(sauna/steam room first session free) Pool table, washing m/c, tumble dryer all coin operated. Summer season all of the above plus heated outdoor pool. Only the washing m/c,tumble available in closed season SUNDAY CHANGEOVER = Cheaper flights, quieter roads Outside: Wooden decking 4 rattan chairs 2 tables Utility Room: Large ski locker in entrance Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Beds made up at the beginning of your stay with towels. Cleaning is included. Other: Blanket box (good to sit on when putting boots on) coat hooks and the piece de resistance 10 boot/glove warmer French doors open onto decking which accommodates 2 tables and 4 rattan chairs with cushions.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

Samoens. Beautiful homely 2 bed Apartment
average rating of 4.862069 based on 29 reviews
5

Great apartment in a lovely location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is lovely. The bathroom and kitchen are modern and stylish with good appliances. The furniture and décor are nice throughout and the beds are really comfortable for a good night’s sleep. There is a decking terrace along two sides of the apartment which was great for sitting outside for meals or drinks. There are fantastic views to either side of the valley from the terrace which was a great backdrop to the meals we had at the apartment.

Samoens is a great place. There is a good selection of shops, bars and restaurants but it still has a small town feel to it with a lovely market square, church and botanical gardens. There was plenty to do in terms of walking both around Samoens and up in the mountains.

A really great place to stay and we both had a really enjoyable week.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Fantastic recently renovated apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for a lovely stay. The apartment was great, children loved the pool and there was lots to see and do in the surrounding area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

A TRUE DELIGHT.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fabulous week at this property, in a beautiful location overlooking the mountains. The apartment is very tastefully furnished and presented. Our hosts have thought of everything. It is spotlessly clean, lovely kitchen and drinks station. Comfortable beds. Very welcoming. We enjoyed breakfast on the decking and our evenings watching the sun go down. The small town of Samoens is very friendly, with many amenities, including a nearby cycle/ ski hire centre (Extreme Glisses) where we hired bikes, most helpful staff. A great area to explore on foot/ bike/car. Stunning scenery. I can highly recommend this delightful property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Good choice

  • 5 of 5

Nice clean apartment with everything you need in it. Good location. Nice pool.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Fantastic ski chalet

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this chalet is fantastic. It is about 25m from the bus stop and then a couple of minutes bus ride to the gondola. The apartment is a good size for four people with a collection of films and games to entertain us on winter nights. There are wonderful restaurants within walking distance and this apartment is in a lovely quiet area whilst still being within walking distance of the centre. The apartment catches the afternoon sun and it is lovely sitting out on the deck. The kitchen is modern, clean and very well stocked. The boot warmer is a great touch, it was really nice to have warm ski boots and gloves to put on each morning. We enjoyed relaxing in the pool and Sauna after a hard day skiing.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
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5

Absolutely fabulous.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment in ideal location just 5 mins walk to centre. Lovely and warm, clean and homely and has everything you could possibly need for your stay. Fantastic holiday thankyou

  • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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Location

Coast/Beach:

In the next village Morillion the is a swimming lake with sandy beach and grass area. Approx 2 miles.

Travel:

Nearest Airport: Geneva 1 hour drive.

Nearest Port: Calais it is 535 miles and takes about 8 hours to drive.

Nearest Train station: Cluses 12 miles.

Further Details:

Samoens

The village is alive with a lovely friendly atmosphere. It is the only French ski resort to be listed as a historic monument with the centre of the village dating back to the early 13th century much of it built by stone masons for which the village became famous. It has a beautiful 8 acre botanical garden that recently celebrated its centenary. The Giffre river flows through the village with rafting from Sixt down to Samoens passing through a narrow gorge on the way. There is an outdoor swimming pool in the village with a water slide and a lake close to it with a golf driving range into the water. Col de Joux Plane is the mountain road that links Samoens with Morzine and is sometimes used as a stage on the Tour de France. It has great views of Mont Blanc from its summit. If you prefer to self-cater, Carrefour have a good sized supermarket on the outskirts of Samoens. There are also two small supermarkets in the village within walking distance plus numerous banks/ATM's. In July and August, 7 of the Grand Massif lifts run including the Gondola out of the village so walkers and mountain bikers are well catered for. There are challenging downhill bike routes graded blue to black.

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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 2
2 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£300
for 4 nights
£525
 
 
Rate 3
3 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£229
for 4 nights
£400
 
 
December
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£321
for 5 nights
£450
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
February
11 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
February
18 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
6 night minimum stay
£536
for 6 nights
£625
 
 
February
25 Feb 2018 - 3 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£536
for 6 nights
£625
 
 
March
4 Mar 2018 - 10 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 
 
March
11 Mar 2018 - 17 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 
 
March
25 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
April
8 Apr 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£300
for 4 nights
From
£75
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
Booking notes:
Deposit of £150 secures booking and is returned on safe return of keys and cleaners report on any damages etc. Full balance required 6 weeks prior to departure. Cancellation Policy: We reserve the right to keep the deposit if cancelled prior to paying full balance. Once full balance is paid, if you cancel we will return your deposit and will try to re-book. If unsuccessful we reserve the right to keep the full amount. Make sure you have insurance cover.


Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days to take advantage of cheap flights, extended stays or shorter stays. Contact us.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds, but will accept Euro by cheque or bank transfer. We are open to any ideas of longer/shorter stays and our changeover days are flexible, please email or call for pricing and availability before booking your flights. Discounts on 2 week stays, ask for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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