Chalet Apartment Grand Massif is set in one of the best locations in Samoens and is a flat 5 minute walk to the village centre. Set within a stand alone chalet our spacious 80 m2 duplex apartment is flooded with sunlight all day.
Downstairs there is an entrance hall with cupbard and plenty of space to hang coats leading to a double bedroom with a super king size bed, large wardrobe and internet radio; views of the mountains are superb. There is a separate WC and bathroom with full bath, shower, hairdryer, iron and washing machine.
Walking through to the kitchen area there is a large extendable table and a good range of high quality items including a full oven, large fridge/freezer and dishwasher in addition to wedgwood crockery, a slow cooker, a pressure cooker, a fondue set and two raclette machines.
The living area benefits from its full width double height window with great views of the Nant D'ant waterfall and mountains. You can also enjoy the free Wi-Fi,a flat screen television and added luxuries such as a Bose ipod docking system. There are plenty of local books, maps, guide books and recipe books for your perusal.
Sliding glass doors open onto a n L-shaped east and south facing balcony overlooking the communal garden. Here you will find a BBQ and outside furniture ideal for dining and relaxing in the sun from morning coffee until it sets.
Upstairs there is a private mezzanine which can be used for a sleeping area for two or additional living space with a second flat screen TV, play station, DVDs and board games. A second double bedroom with a large wardrobe and a balcony looking out towards the Mont Criou. A smaller twin bedded room plus a second bathroom with bath, shower, WC and hairdryer.
Outside there is a communal garden and parking. A private garage with an electric door, a bench and plenty of space for changing into ski kit. A heated locker dries and warms boots and helmets.There are racks to store skis and a secure locking point for bikes etc. A bike is available to use.
In winter the Grand Massif Ski Area is accessed by the GME lift 5 minutes away by ski bus which stops directly in front of the chalet and runs every 15 minutes at peak times, alternatively its a level 10-12 minute walk. Ski de Fond follows the valley floor and river in front of the property.
A car is a nice added luxury but not essential.
In summer there is partial opening of the lift system. The mountains offer an enormous range of activities including walking, climbing, paragliding, white water rafting, canyon jumping, horse riding, via ferrata, golf, mountain and road biking. There is a swimming pool, lake and tennis courts and other activities at the Lac aux Dames. The Lac blue in Morillon has a life guard.
Within an hours drive you can discover Geneva and its lake, visit Annecy, Chamonix or Italy through the Mont Blanc Tunnel.