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Apartment In Ski Resort With Mountain Views and only 150m walk to the ski lift.

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Modern spacious 3 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment in the Grande Terche ski resort 6km from Morzine.

A modern spacious recently upgraded apartment with 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms and 2 separate WCs. The apartment sleeps 6 adults in the bedrooms and two small children can be accomodated in the Coin Montagne.

The property has 2 balconies for those wishing to sit outside and enjoy the scenery with a glass of wine or a cup of coffee.

The apartment is located just a short walk away from all the amenities of La Grande Terche. For those who wish to venture further afield the resort is linked by ski bus to the Portes Du Soleil ski area (the largest in the World!) the ski lift at Ardent is just a quick 15 min drive away here you can access Avoriaz, Chatel and Morzine.

There is a locked ski cave for guests in the basement. The large secure garage is available to those coming to cycle in the Summer months or those bringing kayaks or golf clubs.

The kitchen dining and lounge have been completely renewed this Summer and is now suitable for self-catering or those who simply enjoy cooking and relaxing.

More Details

Owner
Heidi Johnson
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2017

About Heidi Johnson

I live in Scotland with my husband and our three teenage children.

After spending many holidays in the French Alps we finally decided to take the plunge and purchased an apartment in the family ski resort of La Grande Terche.

Heidi Johnson purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Heidi Johnson chose Saint-Jean-d'Aulps

We bought our holiday apartment because we wanted all year round activities in a fantastic setting which the Portes Du Soleil offers.

La Grand Terche is a small quiet friendly ski resort a short drive from St Jean D'Aulps.

Geneva is just over an hour away with many flights from the UK.

What makes this apartment unique

Our modern clean well equipped apartment offers accommodation for larger families, friends or for two smaller families sharing. There are three bedrooms, two bathrooms and most importantly two separate toilets!

The apartment had great views across the valley -perfect after a hard days activity. Summer evenings can be spent on the balcony enjoying the local wine.

Our apartment is located just a short walk (150 meters) from the main gondola, restaurants, and small supermarket.

There is a quick lift up to the apartment which is located on the fifth floor.

There is a secure cave for storing ski equipment and a lockable garage for cyclists in the summer.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Saint-Jean-d'Aulps in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Ski equipment / bikes are to be kept in the guest's cave or in the locked garage.
  • Guests are asked to remove shoes before entering the apartment to avoid damage to the wooden floor.
  • Guests to consider other residents during their stay
Location Type:
  • lake
  • mountain
  • resort
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Lift ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure , New large shower and sink
    Toilet 2 - Toilet , Hand basin fitted
    Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Sink and cabinet in bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 Bath with overhead shower, hand basin. Bathroom 2 New Large shower and sink unit. WC x 1 WC x 1 with sink
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - double bed,balcony,fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2 - twin beds, fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 3 - Bunk beds, separate wardrobe. Coin Montagne in hallway (bunk beds suitable for children)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Cleaning / Towels / Linen: All linen and towels included. End of stay cleaning included. Airport transfers available on request. Other: Secure guest Cave (skis) on the ground floor and garage for storing bikes in Summer.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Apartment In Ski Resort With Mountain Views and only 150m walk to the ski lift.
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5

Summer base for cycling the Morzine area and further afield.

  • 5 of 5

A group of us, who are all keen cyclists, stayed in this very well equipped apartment for a week's cycling in the area which has famous Cols and climbs that have been used in stages of The Tour de France. Flying with our bikes, we were able to use the lockable ground floor garage for storage and routine maintenance. The kitchen/dining area is perfect for self catering needs and has been recently refurbished to a high standard. Lashings of hot water and great showering facilities kept 6 of us clean and happy. The village, although quiet has an excellent bar restaurant run by Bill and his staff serving food as well as draught Paulaner beer which we found to be excellent hydration material. First class accommodation for this type of holiday with a reliable and friendly taxi service provided by Neil, for whom nothing was too much trouble.

I would highly recommend and we will definitely be going back !

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for you glowing review. We were delighted that everything worked out so well for you all. You are welcome back anytime! Thanks Heidi
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5

Fabulous summer stay!

  • 5 of 5

We had two fantastic weeks staying at L'Ourson. The apartment is really well equipped, and had everything we needed and more. There was a fabulous kitchen with all mod cons, 2 bathrooms, satellite TV and DVD etc.

The apartment was in a peaceful location and perfectly situated for us to enjoy all the summer activities the area has to offer. A car is essential in the summer months. The apartment also has a garage/store which was necessity for us to store our 5 mountain bikes.

We will definitely return, hopefully for skiing next year!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted you all had a great holiday. Thank you for your kind comments. We would to welcome you back next year winter or summer. Heidi and Richard
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5

Well equipped, spacious and welcoming accommodation with fabulous views.

  • 5 of 5

A thoroughly enjoyable stay at L'Ourson. Everything you need is there and the apartment is furnished to a high standard. Comfortable beds, quiet and ideal for access to ski areas, shops and other local amenities. Highly recommended and would go again.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Great ski week

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay in Feb 16 for a weeks skiing, apartment has a good location for travel by car to neighboring resorts of Morzine, Les gets etc, excellent supermarket within 10min drive on the way back to the chalet.

Lovely apartment with lovely fixtures and fittings, and very very comfy beds after a days skiing, will def be back in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments -good to know that you were able to explore the Portes du Soleil ski area. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Heidi
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5

A great stay !

  • 5 of 5

It was great ! Plenty of hot water and plenty of heat. The kitchen is well equipped and there are plenty of DVD ( films ) to watch. The TV is connected up to the free sat channels.

The apartment has two bathrooms which was great !

  • Review Submitted: 14-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your positive review. Glad you had a good time. Heidi
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5

conforme en tous points

  • 5 of 5

Nous ne connaissions pas St-Jean d’Aulps, petite station familiale et confidentielle; de plus elle est reliée aux « Portes du soleil » par une navette et Morzine est à 20 minutes de voiture pour une sortie en fin de journée.

Nous avions toujours des difficultés à trouver des location accessibles avec trois chambres, cette fois-ci rien à dire : 3 vraies chambres avec de vrais placards et deux couchages additionnels dans le couloir, deux SDB, 2 WC… à 7 c’était extra pour ne pas se gêner. Cette location est très agréable, spacieuse, propre, soignée et récemment rénovée. Tout est parfait, les explications fournies par le propriétaire, les lits et le linge de maison de qualité, l'équipement, tout est exactement conforme à l’annonce et le ménage compris est un vrai plus. même si l’annonce n’en fait pas état, les pistes ne sont pas loin et accessibles depuis l’appartement à condition qu’il y ai assez de neige, pour cela il faut remonter la route sur un vingtaine de mètres et tracer vers le télécabine.

Nous reviendrons sans hésiter !

  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup pour voter commentaries, vous etes tres gentils. Thank you for your review and your kind comments. Heidi
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
Bills Pizza
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Le Boit
Nearest Train
24 Kilometres
Thonon
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
Cluses
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Bills Pizza
Nearest Ski
0.15 Kilometres
La Grande Terche
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Thonon
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Beaches at Lac Leman / Lake Geneva 25 mins drive away

Travel:

Nearest Airport Geneva - 1 hr 10 mins away (50 Km)

Nearest Port Calais - 8-9 hr drive away.

Car hire recommended but not essential.

Distances:

La Grande Terche 150 meters

St Jean D'Aulps 2 km.

Morzine 8 km

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Saint-Jean-d'Aulps, 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
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£120
£550
 
 
Season start
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£440
for 4 nights
From
£110
£600
 
 
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
New Year 2018
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Off peak winter
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£120
£600
 
 
Feb holidays
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
Feb holiday france
17 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
French holidays
24 Feb 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£875
for 7 nights
£875
 
 
Spring
3 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£500
for 4 nights
From
£125
£650
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Early Summer
14 Apr 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£120
£550
 
 
Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner.
Short break bookings of less than 6 nights are accepted in the off-peak season (an additional cleaning and bed linen fee of £120 is charged).

Changeover Day:
Saturday except off-peak bookings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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