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2 Bedroom Apartment In Samoens With Private Garden

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Samoens, Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - Beautiful Location On Edge Of Village and 200m to Ski Bus Sto

2 bedroom, 2 en-suite bathroom ground floor apartment with WiFi in a new (2014) chalet of 9 apartments. The apartment has a private garden (south facing) with decked terrace. The ski bus stop is very close (about 200m) and it takes about 2 minutes to drive to the Grand Massif Express lift. Bedroom 1 has a king size bed with en-suite shower room. The second bedroom, also with en-suite, has two single beds with a pull-out bed under. The lounge/diner/kitchen is open plan and has a good quality sofa bed that can accommodate a further 2 people. There is dining space for up to 7 people. The apartment benefits from private parking and there is a lockable ski storage room near the entrance. Cot (with linen) and high chair available. The apartment is located in a very pretty area about 500 metres walk from the village centre. A large Carrefour supermarket is very close - less than 1 minute to drive. Samoens is a charming, traditional village linked to the Grand Massif ski area with 265km of slopes and varied ski-ing, ranked by many as excellent for beginners and Intermediates. It is an ideal base for both ski-ing and summer activities including ice skating, walking/hiking, cycling, rafting, parapenting, horse riding, swimming, tennis and more. Within 500m of the apartment there is a park with an outdoor swimming complex including various pools, slides, football area and tennis courts. There are good cycling tracks nearby. The fantastic new ice rink in town hosts ice hockey matches in winter. Look for the Daily Telegraph article on the internet where the journalist suggested Samoens was the best ski resort in France.


Owner
Peter Thompson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 April, 2018

About Peter Thompson

Pete and Sarah live near Reading in Berkshire with their three children. Pete is an Insurable Risk Manager and Sarah a Primary School Teacher.

Why Peter Thompson chose Samoëns

We always hoped for a pied-à-terre in France at some stage and we settled on Samoens. It wasn't a difficult choice. Friends had both skied and Summer holidayed there and told us how charming and family-friendly they found it. Some internet research quickly confirmed this to be the case. Look for the Daily Telegraph article on Samoens in which the reporter suggested it's the best Ski location in France. It's such a good combination of charming, traditional village, excellent ski-ing and a true Summer holiday location - and all within a 1 hour drive of Geneva airport, so week-ends are do'able also.

What makes this apartment unique

We would say this, wouldn't we, but we think ours is the best location in Samoens. The apartment is in a pretty hamlet called La Berouze but just 5 minutes walk from the centre of the village. The swimming pools and tennis etc are also just 5 minutes walk and the excellent Carrefour supermarket is very close. It's just 200m to the ski bus-stop (first on here, so always room) and 2 minutes drive to the ski-lift if you prefer to take the car. With ski-ing, walking, cycling, rafting and more all available, Samoens is an ideal location.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    En-suite 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    En-suite 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with WC, sink and shower En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with shower and sink Separate WC
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed , Pull-out bed under one of the single beds
    Lounge - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sofa bed is located in the lounge
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - King size bed Bedroom 2 - 2 single beds and pull-out bed under (suitable for child up to around age 10). This gives you the flexibility for 3 to sleep in this bedroom without having to use the sofa bed in the lounge. Lounge - sofa bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: This is a new (December 2014) apartment in a pretty location on the edge of Samoens but just 5 minutes walk to the centre. Ski bus stop 200m. A welcome pack will be provided within the rental price including those essentials that help with your holiday, e.g. dishwasher tablets, washing liquid and a welcome treat after your drive! Outside: There is a private garden and decked terrace - south facing, with table and 6 outdoor chairs. Perfect for an apres-ski drink or soaking up the sun! Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included. Cleaning included in price.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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2 Bedroom Apartment In Samoens With Private Garden
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5

Perfect apartment for a week of skiing.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment (2 adults & 2 teens) for one week at Easter. We found the accommodation to be clean, modern and comfortable with ample space - pretty much perfect actually.

The pretty town of Samoëns is within a 5 -10 minute stroll and the main ski lift a couple of minutes by car (ski bus stops nearby but we didn't use this service).

I have no trouble recommending this property, and the owners made the booking process easy and provided all necessary info on apartment, skiing and village.

A really great week away.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, good to see you had a great week in Samoens.
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5

Charming, quiet and quaint little community

  • 5 of 5

The apartment ticked all the boxes: well situated, good value given the generous sized rooms and high standard of equipment, lovely sunny aspect. Samoens retains its unique charm.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear you still find Samoens a charming place to stay and ski.
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5

Lovely clean apartment wibeautiful resort

  • 5 of 5

We stayed over half term. The whole family loved his apartment. It is well located just a 5 minute walk into centre. 2 minutes by car to large Carrefour supermarket. Beautifully furnished and clean. All mod cons as well as extra touches (kids enjoyed Platstation). Very friendly and informative hosts which made organising the holiday very easy from start to finish. Samoens is a traditional ski resort with great restaurants and shops. We had a great week skiing in Samoens, Flaine, Les Carroz and Morillon with the Grand Massif pass. We would recommend this apartment and resort in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review. We agree the apartment is very well positioned and great to hear you enjoyed staying there.
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5

A lovely apartment for a stay at Christmas

  • 5 of 5

A lovely apartment for our Christmas stay. The apartment is virtually brand new and had everything we needed. There is a large outside decked area which we managed to enjoy on a couple of occasions in the warm winter sun. The village of Samoen was just 5 minute walk away and definitely the prettiest village in the area. Over Christmas you could come down off the slopes leave your skiis & boots at Extreme Gliss and walk back through the village sampling the Vin Chaud and Nutella Crepes at the Christmas Market stalls. There were number of very good delicatessens and patisseries too, we certainly ate well!

I would highly recommend this apartment for any time of the year. there is so much to do in the area and the local people were particularly friendly and welcomingl.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Yes Samoens is a great place to be at Christmas!
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Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a lovely week at this well equipped apartment. Very conveniently situated in a quiet area 5-10 minute walk into Samoens. Everything you could need for a relaxed skiing holiday! I would definitely recommend

  • Review Submitted: 06-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for leaving a review, we're pleased you enjoyed the apartment.
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5

Excellent find

  • 5 of 5

Very impressed with the apartment, easy to find. The apartment was spotless and just as the pictures show. Thank you for this lovely apartment. Wonderful just to be sat outside on the terrace in the summer. We stayed with two 16 year olds and had plenty of room and we only a 5 to 10 minute walk into the centre. The swimming pool is around the same. Definitely recommend to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. Yes it's a really convenient spot for the swimming pool in the summer as well as being close to town. Best wishes. Pete & Sarah
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Location

Special interest holidays:

A great location for cycling and walking

Coast/Beach:

Summer swimming in the nearby lake at Morillon (about 4km)

Travel:

Geneva airport is about 1 hour making Samoens a great base for both week and week-end ski trips. Transfer companies can be found on the internet. A TGV train service runs to Cluses (about 20 minutes by car).

Further Details:

There is a good selection of restaurants, bars and shops in Samoens including banks. As well as the Carrefour supermarket close to the Apartment, there is a Lidl in Cluses and a Super-U in Taninges.

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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 39
7 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£475
for 7 nights
£475
 
 
Rate 40
28 Apr 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£470
for 7 nights
£470
 
 
Rate 41
7 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
Rate 42
1 Sep 2018 - 5 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£300
for 4 nights
£525
 
 
Rate 43
6 Oct 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£271
for 4 nights
£475
 
 
Rate 44
15 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 45
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 
 
Rate 46
5 Jan 2019 - 18 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
Rate 47
19 Jan 2019 - 8 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Rate 48
9 Feb 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Rate 49
16 Feb 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,400
for 7 nights
£1,400
 
 
Rate 50
23 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Rate 51
2 Mar 2019 - 8 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Rate 52
9 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Rate 53
6 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Rate 54
13 Apr 2019 - 19 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 55
20 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£475
for 7 nights
£475
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
20% deposit to confirm booking with balance payable 6 weeks before arrival date. Deposit taken with final payment, returnable within 2 weeks of departure date if no problems.

Changeover Day:
Saturday preferred.

Notes on prices:
Shorter/longer breaks are possible - please contact us.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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