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Luxury Chalet in Les Contamines, ski in/out

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's1
Space 1,991 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, 1 Separate WC, Sleeps 10-11

Chalet Le Bambi is a luxury refurbished chalet completed in Summer 2011. It has 5 spacious bedrooms, a large open-plan living ding area of 50sqm, 3 full size bathrooms and a separate WC. Le Bambi's most exciting feature is its location - 100 meters to the ski lifts and next to an old ski run down to the village enabling you to ski home to the door. Fully refurbished in 2010/11 to the highest standard, Le Bambi has underfloor heating throughout the Chalet and a wood burning stove to ensure cozy evenings in. The views of Mont Joly, Dome de Miage, the village and ski run can be enjoyed from the new floor to ceiling windows. There are double glass doors in the kitchen opening onto a large terrace which can be used for barbeques/outside dining once the weather improves! The chalet is perfect for a large family or two families as it has 3 bedrooms on the top floor and two on the lower floor with the kitchen/living area in between. Safety gates, high chair and cot available.

Newly renovated Ski Chalet: This beautiful chalet, located right by the ski lifts, offers the potential to ski to the door at the end of each day on the slopes. Renovated to the highest standard in 2010/2011 this property is only on the market for a few weeks each year. Located in Les Contamines, a beautiful traditional alpine resort which still retains its village atmosphere, it is just a short drive from the sparking lights of Megeve or the action of Chamonix. Les Contamines is part of the Evasion Ski area - a huge area of approx 445km of pistes. The chalet is a 10 minute walk into the centre of the village and there is a regular free shuttle bus during the winter which stops less than a minutes walk away. The main ski lift is less than a 100meters walk from the front door and it is possible to ski right into the back door of the chalet (off piste route). The chalet has lots of storage for skis and ski equipment and the wood burning stove is perfect to warm hands after a long day on the snow.

Family Friendly Chalet: Chalet Le Bambi is perfect for a family winter ski holiday or a summer time mountain escape. Les Contamines is know as a family friendly resort and caters perfectly for little people in the winter and the summer. The creche is only a 10 minute walk from the chalet and will take children on a weekly basic, half days or full days. The village is perfect for children in the summer with a fantastic park which includes a swimming lake with beach, a natural lake with pedal boats and fishing, tennis courts, crazy golf, trampolines, playground and a great high wire course. There is rock climbing close by, horse riding and biking and the village organises daily activities for children to take part in. The park is only a 15 minute walk from the chalet making it a perfect base.

More Details

Stephen Kelly
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2017

About Stephen Kelly

We are an family of 5 from Ireland. We love France, skiing and especially Les Contamines. We try to spend as much time as possible in Chalet le Bambi but with young kids at school its difficult. We want other families to experience and enjoy the chalet like we do.

Why Stephen Kelly chose St. Gervais - Megeve area

Chalet le Bambi is perfect for two families to share or one large family. There are three bedrooms on the top floor, open plan living in the middle and two bedrooms on the lower floor. Toilets and showers on all three floors, and all the mod cons for living eating and enjoying your stay

What makes this chalet unique

Location location location !

Chalet le Bambi is situated just a 2 min walk from the Telecabine, and its possible to ski home to the door (piste stops 150meters from the chalet or off piste right to the door). In summer we are surrounded by beautiful views, great hiking from the door and just a 10 min walk from the adventure park/lake.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you very much for a lovely stay in your gorgeous chalet. It was well located for the morning ski rush with all the children and some of us even managed to ski back! The resort was lovely and quiet whilst still having lots to offer. Eating out at lunch time was a real treat.

We had a fantastic time and really appreciated the extra touches and finishes that you had put in the chalet. The children loved playing outside with the sledges and arguing over the big bunk bed! All the beds were very comfortable and we all slept well!

It was lovely to have such a well equipped kitchen and everything about the chalet was to a very high standard.

We are really looking forward to our holiday next year!
Feb 2017
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Les Contamines-Montjoie in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1991 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • resort
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , day bed with pull out bed underneath
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , bunk beds
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
There is a large garden and off street parking for 4 cars.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)



  • 5 of 5

Location- perfect. Close to lifts.

Accommodation- Luxurious

Village- I love les Contamines. If I could live there I would.

Its the second time we've rented this property as a big family group, and the forth time, we've all been together for a week of skiing in les Contamines. And whats more - we are renting it again next year- booked already.

Active holiday in a traditional village. Highlight of the year for the family members.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Exceptional property located beside the gondola

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic property and resort. Probably the best resort we have visited. Incredible, uncluttered skiing area, great places to eat on the mountain, friendly local bars and eateries. The food was top quality throughout and we had blue skis and perfect skiing conditions in the last week of March. In terms of food Les Bouche Croisse on the mountain and T-Brez in the village were particular highlights. The property itself was newly finished, tastefully decorated, spacious and comfortable. It is literally a 30 second walk to the gondola which was nice! It's probably a 5 to 10 minute walk to the centre of the village and the bus we took stopped right outside the door. I can't find any fault with this resort or property. It was worth every penny. Planning to visit again next year availability permitting - hard to imagine going anywhere else after that trip. After 20 years of ski holidays this was probably the most enjoyable I've had. I'd buy this place if I had the cash!!

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Top notch Chalet, in a idyllic setting.

  • 5 of 5

I had an enjoyable stay in Chalet and would recommend it to all my friends and family. Its location is perfect, which is right next to the cable car to bring you up the mountain. Accommodation is top notch, we will be back again.

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Well equipped chalet in a really convenient spot

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely week at Chalet Bambi - there were nine of us in two families. The bathrooms were clean and nicely presented (and there were enough of them!) We loved the kitchen layout, especially the views and the sound of the stream outside. The bedrooms were fine - better perhaps than the photos here show - and the quality of sheets and towels was very good. We had a slight problem with the ground-floor macerator-driven loo, but the owner's representative in resort managed to fix this for us pretty quickly. This was our second visit to Les Contas and, knowing that the resort bus service can be a bit iffy, not having to use public transport because the lift is so close to the chalet was a real boon. And thanks (Steve) for clearing the drive before we arrived!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

The title says it all, location 10/10, amenities 10/10, description and photos did not do the property justice, absolutely superb. I would highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Chalet!

  • 5 of 5

A beutifully presented chalet which we would recommend to all our friends! This was our second time we stayed at Le Bambi at Christmas. We would like to say a huge thank you to the owners and hope to return again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Out of Season
29 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July/August 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 9 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
New Year 2017
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Jan 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Feb 2018
3 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Feb/March 2018
10 Feb 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
March April 2018
10 Mar 2018 - 21 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £421.1

Payment accepted in Euros, or GBP equivalent. A deposit of 500 euros is required at booking the remaining balance 3 months before arrival. A refunable deposit of 500 euros is also required and returned at the end of your stay providing the chalet is in the same condition as it was on arrival.
As the chalet is new and is only up for rent for certain weeks the dates and costs are flexible.

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