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Private Chalet With Large Garden And Mountain Views

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Chalet in Les Houches, Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - Peaceful, Cosy Chalet 5 Minutes Drive From The Lifts

Guests have exclusive use of the whole property.

Newly renovated charming chalet in the peaceful and romantic village of Vaudagne in the commune of Les Houches. Only 5 minutes drive from the shops, restaurants and ski lifts of Les Houches but the setting is rural and very pretty in winter snow or in summer with the alpine flowers and lush forests.

Renovated to a luxury standard September 2014 Chalet Fiz now boasts 3 spacious double bedrooms 2 with ensuite bathrooms, a high spec kitchen, 6 man hot tub and very large garden.

3 double bedroom detached chalet. 2 bathrooms (2 showers, 1 bath), fully fitted designer kitchen, dining area with seating for up to 8, comfortable living area with wood burner.

Chalet Fiz is located in the pretty mountain village of Vaudagne, 5 minutes drive from the bars, restaurants and lift system of Les Houches. Chamonix town is only 10/15 minutes drive.

The chalet has a 2000 sq meter garden at the back with a small stream running through it and great views of the Fiz mountain range.

At the front Chalet Fiz has a long balcony with wonderful views across to the Chaine des Fiz mountains and at night the twinkling lights of Passy village below.

The setting of the chalet is very quiet and calm and the large garden behind the chalet is wonderful. Chalet Fiz is a lovely mountain getaway but the lifts and bright lights of Les Houches and Chamonix are very close.

A car is recommended but there is a nearby (walkable) train stop at Vaudagne. Alternatively please ask me and I can arrange airport and in-resort transfers for the duration of your stay.

Chalet Fiz has 3 spacious bedrooms all with very comfortable double beds. The chalet can sleep up to 8 people as 2 single beds can be added to the largest top floor bedroom. There are 2 bathrooms offering 1 bath and 2 separate showers.

The living area is well appointed and comfortable with WiFi, Bluetooth stereo system, UK satellite and French internet TV. There is an extendable dining table with seating for 8 and a brand new well equipped kitchen. The centre piece of the living area is the huge wood burner that keeps the whole house warm and welcoming. Wood is provided at no extra cost.

The front of the chalet has a balcony with nice views out of the valley across to the Chaine des Fiz mountains and Servoz village below. At the back of the chalet is a 2000 sq meter garden with fruit trees and a stream running through it.

There is also a large decking area with 6 man hot tub.

Summer or winter Chalet Fiz offers a very peaceful and pretty location along with high standard accommodation.

Corin is on call if needed.

The Neighborhood is tranquil with lovely views and surroundings. Quiet road and easy access to the forest trails.

Enjoy the beautiful garden summer or winter on the decking or in the hot tub.

The Vaudagne train station is 10 minutes walk through the forest.

Parking for up to 4 cars on site.

Geneva airport is 50 minutes drive.

More Details

Owner
Corin Martin
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017

About Corin Martin

Property owner and manager. English and French speaking. Snowboarder and skier.

I am available most of the year to help if you have any questions or need any advise.

Corin Martin purchased this chalet in 2007

Why Corin Martin chose Les Houches

Chalet Fiz is a really charming chalet with a large, beautiful garden. The chalet is in a charming hamlet but only a short drive to all the other parts of the valley as the motorway is very close by car. Les Houches is only 5 minutes and has everything you need with the best supermarkets in the valley.

Chalet Fiz is also very warm and cosy in winter with the huge wood burner and you can watch the snow fall through the triple folding doors at one end of the lounge. These can be completely opened up in summer with access onto the large new deck and 5 man hot tub. The lounge, bedrooms and beds are all very comfortable and the main bathroom and kitchen very stylish after a full renovation. There is also a good tv and sound system with a DVD collection.

What makes this chalet unique

The very large garden with a stream running through it and surrounding forest is an unusual bonus in the valley. In summer there are many flowers and the forest is amazingly green!

I love the outdoor hot tub under the stars and the sound of the stream running through the garden.

Vaudagne is a great place to go for walks and admire the stunning scenery. Les Houches is also a great place to ski with lovely forest runs and great 360 views. The restaurants on the pistes in Les Houches are also the best in the valley.

Location

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Les Houches
Nearest Ferry
890 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Chamonix
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Vaudagne
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
A40
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Le Delice, Les Houches
Nearest Ski
2 Kilometres
Le Prarion
Car: recommended

Travel:

Geneva - 50 minutes

Milan - 3 hours

Lyon - 2 hours

Calais - 9 hours

Further Details:

Les Houches - 3 kms

Chamonix - 10kms

Courmayeur - 20kms

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Les Houches in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • On check out: Take all trash to the recycling bins Strip beds Towels in bath
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Large master bathroom adjacent to master bedroom. The master bathroom has bath, shower enclosure, double sink vanity unit, newly built in 2014. The second bathroom is en suite w/ the top floor bedroom and has a shower, toilet and sink (perfect for kids)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 3 large double bedrooms with possibility to add single beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Outside: 6 man Hot Tub. Large decking and 2000m sq garden wonderfully planted with fruit trees and flowering shrubs. The deck has seating and recliners. Utility Room: Washing machine, dryer, iron + board, hair dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Weekly prices include linen, towels (also for the hot tub), household basics and final cleaning. For longer stays, cleaning and linen changes can be arranged.

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5

Lovely, quiet and comfortable chalet

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week's stay at Chalet Fiz during summer 2017. The chalet was very comfortable for our family (two couples and two children aged 3 and 5) - the hot tub was fantastic, the garden was lovely and the accommodation was well appointed. It is in a quiet location which was perfect for us - slightly away from the busyness of Chamonix but an easy 15 minute drive into town (or less to Les Houches). We hope to return to the Chamonix valley and would be pleased to stay at Chalet Fiz again.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great place, great location!

  • 5 of 5

Chalet Fiz was simply amazing! Beautiful interiors, newly refurbished with all the amenities one needs. The garden is a real delight too and the cherry on the cake is the jacuzzi on the terrace. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will surely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Notre séjour dans le chalet de Corin était parfait

  • 5 of 5

Le chalet de Corin est parfait! Idéalement situé à deux pas de l'autoroute tout en étant isolé et permettant de se sentir seuls au monde dans ce chalet idyllique! Aussi bien l'intérieur que l'extérieur de ce chalet sont parfaits! L'aménagement des pièces, la pièce à vivre invitant à la détente, les chambres, les literies, le jacuzzi, le jardin avec son petit ruisseau ... tout est fait pour vous faire passer un superbe séjour! Je recommande vivement ce chalet!

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect mountain get away

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect mountain chalet for a group of people visiting the Chamonix Valley. Straight out the door you are into stunning alpine countryside with numerous paths to explore. Chamonix is just ten minutes down the road in the car, but Les Houches is even closer and has two supermarkets.

The chalet itself is sumptuously decorated with a keen eye for detail and also includes some enchanting photography from the local area.

There is everything you could possibly want here. The fire is a wonderful contraption to behold and soon has the place warmed up. And the hot tub is fantastic. All rooms are comfortable and well equipped. The beds are very comfy.

Corin is a knowledgeable and charming host who makes sure you have everything you could possibly need and even keeps you abreast of local events.

The garden is also beautiful and clearly a lot of effort has gone into it. It's so pretty I want to go back there with my daughter just to show her how wonderful a garden can be.

A real gem that I would definitely recommend to anybody.

I hope I will return.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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the perfect retreat😎

  • 5 of 5

Idyllic location,beautiful garden and chalet,couldn't find fault with anything and the Chamonix valley was full of adventure,thank you Corin for your hospitality

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Outstanding location

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful mountain chalet in an outstanding location. Modern, clean and well equipped. Corin and his wife were very responsive in resolving a small issue with the dishwasher immediately.

My only criticism would be that a handrail of some kind (i.e. rope) would make the very steep stairs a little safer. My 71 year old mother and slightly disabled brother (metal plates in one hip) found the stairs quite difficult.

A fondue set would have been good too - an essential piece of kitchen equipment for the region!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Les Houches, Haute-Savoie

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Inter Season
30 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£443
for 2 nights
From
£222
£1,241
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,102
for 7 nights
£3,102
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,659
for 7 nights
£2,659
 
 
Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£665
for 3 nights
From
£222
£1,418
 
 
Winter
3 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,140
for 5 nights
£1,595
 
 
Half Terms
10 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,305
for 7 nights
£2,305
 
 
Winter 2018
24 Feb 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£665
for 3 nights
From
£222
£1,595
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
Late Winter 2018
14 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£443
for 2 nights
From
£222
£1,418
 
 
Inter season
28 Apr 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£532
for 3 nights
£1,241
 
 
Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,595
for 7 nights
£1,595
 
 
Summer
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£608
for 3 nights
£1,418
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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