£1,265 £3,072 /week
Ski slopes : approx. 1.2 mi Ski lifts : By the skilifts Rated/Quality-labelled property : 5 stars Internet - Wi-Fi access Property recommended by previous renters
Description of House 1412
Ideal for families. In this charming chalet, children, parents and grandparents will enjoy the pleasures afforded by the mountains.
After a day of skiing on the slopes of Les Houches, back to the cottage: it's time to relax! While the children finish the day on sleges, parents can relax in the sauna or in the spa. Without forgetting the grandparents, who can enjoy the spa in St Gervais (20' drive), or Saillons in Switzerland (75 min. drive).
In the evening around the fireplace (unlimited supply of oak firewood), guests can enjoy a typically Savoyard atmosphere, with fondue or raclette (kitchenware provided).
After the meal, everyone goes their own way. While some will want to read their e-mail via WiFi, others can watch satellite TV or a DVD movie. The next morning, another day on the slopes beckons. Grab your skis from the ski locker, and your shoes from the shoe dryer, and oof you go!
Key figures
  • Type : Chalet
  • 6 rooms - 2/10 guests
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Usable floor space : approx. 1076.39 sq ft
  • Garden : approx. 7534.73 sq ft
Tourism accreditation
Rental with official star-rating delivered by the French government :5 star(s)
Organisation :Prefecture for Haute-Savoie department
Date of the prefectural order :04/02/2010
Number of stars :5 stars for 10 people
Property features
Amenities and services
Important information about the holiday rental
  • Pets allowed (w/ owner's approval)
  • Nudist zone
  • Own vehicle recommended
  • Railway line nearby
  • Airport nearby
  • Motorway nearby
  • Colour TV
  • VCR
  • Satellite TV
  • Phone
  • DVD player
  • Internet
  • Free wifi (Indoor wifi)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Coffee-maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Hotplate
  • Kettle
  • Clothes dryer
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Raclette grill
  • Fondue
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Exclusive-use car park
  • Garage
  • Garden furniture set
  • BBQ
  • Table tennis
  • Swing
  • Ski storage
  • Fireplace
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Jacuzzi
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Sauna
Additional holiday rental services
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Cleaning included
  • Disabled access
  • Wood supplied

Centres of interest

Localisation of holiday rentals
The village of Les Houches located at 1000m of altitude, offers many sports all year-round. 
In winter the resort of Les Houches offers trails ranging from beginner to expert. There are lso opportunities for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. The ski schools offer the opportunity to take your kids for the entire day--the cottage is located 2 km from the ESF. For toddlers, there is a a kindergarten where they can have their first skiing lessons. 
A ski shuttle runs in winter and is located 400 m from the cottage. The Brévent ski area is a 15-minute drive away, at the junction with the Flégère area. Les Grands Montets is 30' away from the chalet by car. 
Also for good skiers, the descent of the Vallee Blanche from the Aiguille du Midi. A weekly package allows you to use all of these ski areas, including the area of Courmayeur in Italy via the Mont Blanc tunnel (30 ' drive). 
In summer, many hiking trails, for all levels, are easily accessible from the chalet. For major sports, the cottage is located at the foot of the old route that leads to the summit of Mont Blanc. For children and yourself, I suggest you visit the Parc du Merlet, with a variety of animals that can be found in our forests. In the same area, there is a tree-top adventur park where you can explore treetops using ropes. Thrills and chills guaranteed! If you want to get involved in group activities, check out the Tourist Information Office for advice you on guided hikes, mountain bike routes or outings on horseback. For lovers of downhill mountain biking, the Bellevue cable car, which accepts mountain bikes, will take you up to the drop-off point (800 m in altitude) for an unforgettable downhill ride. 
The proximity of Chamonix (10' by car) allows you to approach Mont Blanc using the Aiguille du Midi cable car which takes you up to an altitude of 3800 m where you can nejoy a breathtaking view of Mont Blanc. In the same spirit, the train takes you up to the Montenvers Sea of Ice, where you can visit the famous ice caves. 
There are two supermarkets in Les Houches, both of which have a butcher. For the evening, the village of Les Houches offers Savoyard restaurants with local dishes. For nightlife, Chamonix offers a cinema, a bowling alley, many nightclubs and a casino. For fans of thermal baths, there is the center of Saint Gervais les Bains just 20 min away by car, and on the Swiss side, the Saillans baths, just a 75 min. drive from the chalet, offers a steam bath, sauna, massage, relaxation, swimming, balneo and restaurants. In the same area, there are the Lavey baths offering the same facilities. Ovronnaz and Leukerbad are also spas to visit. For art lovers, the Gianadda Foundation in Martigny in Switzerland, or the Hermitage Foundation in Lausanne (2h), are essential (45 'drive).

  • City/town : Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)
  • Type of holiday : Mountain and ski
  • Altitude : Approx 3540 ft
  • View of the mountains
  • Exposure : South
Getting there
The chalet is located just 2km away from the center of Les Houches, in a dead end street.
To get to the village of Les Houches, by train: TGV from Paris to St Gervais Le Fayet, then the Le Fayet Chamonix regional train to Les Houches station.
By air: Geneva airport in Switzerland is 75 min. away from Les Houches. A bus runs every day. In addition, minibus transfers are also possible offering more frequent departures and faster transfers.
Car rental is also possible at the airport
By road: easy access by motorway from Paris, Lyon and Marseilles.
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Vacation holiday rates
1,400 € / 3,400 €$ 1,570 / $ 3,813£1,265 / £3,0722,052 $CAN / 4,982 $CAN1,553 SFr / 3,772 SFr /week
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from 13/07/19 to 31/08/19
1,900 €$ 2,131£1,7162,784 $CAN2,108 SFr / week
from 31/08/19 to 14/12/19
1,400 €$ 1,570£1,2652,052 $CAN1,553 SFr / week
from 14/12/19 to 21/12/19
2,400 €$ 2,692£2,1683,517 $CAN2,663 SFr / week
from 21/12/19 to 04/01/20
3,400 €$ 3,813£3,0724,982 $CAN3,772 SFr / week
from 04/01/20 to 08/02/20
2,300 €$ 2,579£2,0783,370 $CAN2,552 SFr / week
from 08/02/20 to 22/02/20
3,400 €$ 3,813£3,0724,982 $CAN3,772 SFr / week
from 22/02/20 to 07/03/20
2,900 €$ 3,252£2,6204,250 $CAN3,218 SFr / week
from 07/03/20 to 28/03/20
2,300 €$ 2,579£2,0783,370 $CAN2,552 SFr / week
from 28/03/20 to 02/05/20
1,900 €$ 2,131£1,7162,784 $CAN2,108 SFr / week
from 02/05/20 to 27/06/20
1,400 €$ 1,570£1,2652,052 $CAN1,553 SFr / week
from 27/06/20 to 29/08/20
1,900 €$ 2,131£1,7162,784 $CAN2,108 SFr / week
from 29/08/20 to 12/12/20
1,400 €$ 1,570£1,2652,052 $CAN1,553 SFr / week
from 12/12/20 to 19/12/20
2,400 €$ 2,692£2,1683,517 $CAN2,663 SFr / week
from 19/12/20 to 31/12/20
3,400 €$ 3,813£3,0724,982 $CAN3,772 SFr / week
from 02/01/21 to 06/02/21
2,300 €$ 2,579£2,0783,370 $CAN2,552 SFr / week
from 06/02/21 to 06/03/21
3,400 €$ 3,813£3,0724,982 $CAN3,772 SFr / week
from 06/03/21 to 27/03/21
2,300 €$ 2,579£2,0783,370 $CAN2,552 SFr / week
from 27/03/21 to 24/04/21
1,900 €$ 2,131£1,7162,784 $CAN2,108 SFr / week
from 24/04/21 to 26/06/21
1,400 €$ 1,570£1,2652,052 $CAN1,553 SFr / week
from 26/06/21 to 28/08/21
1,900 €$ 2,131£1,7162,784 $CAN2,108 SFr / week
from 28/08/21 to 11/12/21
1,400 €$ 1,570£1,2652,052 $CAN1,553 SFr / week
from 11/12/21 to 18/12/21
2,400 €$ 2,692£2,1683,517 $CAN2,663 SFr / week
from 18/12/21 to 25/12/21
3,400 €$ 3,813£3,0724,982 $CAN3,772 SFr / week

  • Minimum Stay : 7 nights
  • Travellers' cheques accepted
  • Booking deposit: 30% of rent
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Languages spoken : FR EN DE US
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