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Mountain Base - Andy

Speaks French, English
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Sleeps18
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms9
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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CHALET L'ORIGNAL, TRADITION BLENDED WITH MODERN DESIGN.

Photos and Description of this 8 bedroom holiday chalet in Chamonix - Chalet l'Orignal

8 en-suite bedrooms in a stylish chalet, close to all amenities.

This 19th century farmhouse has been extensively renovated to create a stylish and contemporary 7 bedroom chalet with a 1 bedroom apartment. Traditional exposed stone walls, individual modern design, luxury facilities and optional bespoke services make for an unforgettable mountain experience!

The chalet sleeps up to 14 and the independent studio apartment takes the maximum occupancy to 18.

The living area is open plan, with a central wood burner to gather round and floor to ceiling windows offering magnificent views across the Chamonix valley. The kitchen is spacious, modern and fully equipped, and the dining table is placed to take advantage of the views. The master bedroom is on this floor, featuring a bath within the room and an ensuite shower room. A second bedroom on this floor has an ensuite shower room and is flexible, so it can be prepared with a double or twin beds.

On the ground floor there are 5 bedrooms, a comfortable second lounge area and wetroom with original vaulted ceiling. All of the lower floor bedrooms have ensuite shower rooms, doors opening onto terrace areas, and are flexible (double or twin beds). The main terrace is accessed from this level and has an outdoor dining table, sauna and hot-tub. There are exceptional views of the Les Bossons Glacier and Mont-Blanc from here. At the other side of this terrace is the self-contained studio apartment which has a flexible bedroom (double or twin) and a double sofabed in the living area. An external staircase links the studio to the main living floor (first floor) of the chalet and parking area.

There is underfloor heating throughout the property, a heated bootroom for ski equipment, a garage and additional off-street parking.

Chalet l'Orignal offers large groups spacious, stylish accommodation with all modern facilities. Situated in the Les Pecles area of Chamonix, it is a short walk from Chamonix centre.

Skiing and snowboarding: Chamonix is one of the world's most famous ski areas, having hosted the first Winter Olympics in 1924. Skiers and snowboarders of all levels are well-served in a variety of differing areas around Chamonix, including Brevent, Flegere, the famous Grands Montets and Domaine du Balme. The Mont Blanc pass also covers nearby areas including Les Houches, St Gervais, Megeve, Courmayeur and Les Contamines, all within an easy drive. Slightly further afield, but within an hour's drive are Verbier, La Thuile, Flaine and Les Carroz. Despite its reputation as an area for experts only, there are plenty of green, blue and red runs to satisfy beginners and intermediates alike. For the more experienced, Chamonix has miles and miles of adventurous off-piste, including the famous Vallee Blanche, an 18km experience from the Aiguille du Midi down to the town.

Summer and the rest of the year: With the draw of Europe's premier natural attraction, Mont Blanc, Chamonix never sleeps. Whether it's simply to soak up the stunning scenery or get the adrenaline pumping, there is plenty for everybody to do all year round. There are a wide variety of marked trails for hiking and trekking; well-maintained bolted routes for rock-climbing; limitless mountaineering opportunities including Mont Blanc itself; an ever-expanding network of mountain bike trails; some of the most consistent thermals for superb paragliding; raging white water rapids for rafting and hydro speeding; canyoning and abseiling down the spectacular valley gorges; golf at the Trent Jones Sr designed 18 hole course in Chamonix, as well as many other top quality courses nearby; the sports centre has an indoor and outdoor 50m swimming pool and a large grassed sunbathing area, water slides, numerous tennis courts, gym, spa, Jacuzzis, the list goes on!

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Details for holiday chalet Chalet l'Orignal, 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, 9 Bathrooms

This 19th century farmhouse has been extensively renovated to create a stylish and contemporary 7 bedroom chalet with a 1 bedroom apartment. Traditional exposed stone walls, individual modern design, luxury facilities and optional bespoke services make for an unforgettable mountain experience! The chalet sleeps up to 14 and the independent studio apartment takes the maximum occupancy to 18.
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Mountain Base - Andy (Property Manager)
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About Mountain Base - Andy

Property Manager: Based in Chamonix since 2004, Mountain Base is a fully registered French business run by Andy, Andie and Matt. We are one of the only British run businesses in Chamonix to hold the Carte Professionnelle (no. 1497/07), which obliges us to maintain a Garantie Financière (cash bond) against which all our clients are financially protected. During the years, we have built up one of the largest rental portfolios in the Valley, from studios to large chalets, from les Houches to le Tour. Our team and partners are the best in the Valley and are here to make sure your stay is an enjoyable, memorable and hassle free experience.

Our philosophy: Professionalism and service, in a nutshell. From a speedy response to your enquiry through to on-hand service in resort, our team are at your disposal. Our office is in central Chamonix, so we are on hand to advise you throughout your stay and organise any little extras that you need. We have also invested a great deal in our bookings system, giving you real time availability, online booking and, uniquely, the ability to manage your booking online through to the point of arrival.

Services: Our team will be able to organise anything you need, before, during and even after your stay. Whether it be pre-ordering ski passes, discounted equipment hire, ski lessons, mountain guiding, private chefs, masseuses, bike hire - you name it, we can organise it!

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms9
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Chamonix
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
A40
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Cha Cha Cha
Nearest Ski
1.2 Kilometres
Brevent
Nearest Golf
4.4 Kilometres
Chamonix Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
Le Vert
Car: not necessary

Travelling around the Chamonix Valley

Although a car provides additional flexibility, Chamonix has a regular free in-valley bus service. Guests with either a “carte d’hote” or a ski pass can use the buses to move around the valley from Les Houches to Le Tour with stops at all the lift stations. There are also shuttle buses called “les Mulets” which are free and circulate the centre of town.

Getting to Chamonix by car

From France: accessible directly via the Autoroute Blanche (A40), which connects to the European motorway network.

Geneva Airport is approx 100km from Chamonix. Cost in tolls is about €6 for a normal car, all major credit cards are accepted 24/7. Don’t get money from the airport – Swiss Francs are not acceptable!

From Switzerland: Motorway to Martigny, then Col de la Forclaz, Col des Montets. Martigny is approximately 50km from Chamonix.

From Italy: Motorway to the Mont-Blanc tunnel near Courmayeur. Chamonix is 15km from the Italian border via Mont-Blanc Tunnel.

By Train

There is a SNCF railway station in Chamonix. It is serviced by the TER regional train. There are TGV high-speed mainline train connections from St Gervais-le Fayet railway station, just 20km away.

The Mont Blanc Express: This SNCF railway line serves all villages from St Gervais-le Fayet to Martigny (Switzerland) via Servoz, Les Houches, Chamonix, Argentière and Vallorcine.

By Bus/Mini Bus

There are coach services through SAT who provides daily connections with Geneva and Italy.

There are many transfer companies in Chamonix who run mini buses to and from Airports. You can either book a private or a shared transfer. ?

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday chalet in Chamonix, Chamonix - Mont Blanc area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Rate 14
6 Sep 2014 - 3 Oct 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€2,261
for 7 nights
€2,261
 
 
Rate 15
4 Oct 2014 - 28 Nov 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€2,056
for 7 nights
€2,056
 
 
Rate 16
29 Nov 2014 - 12 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
€3,597
for 7 nights
€3,597
 
 
Rate 17
13 Dec 2014 - 19 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
€4,317
for 7 nights
€4,317
 
 
Rate 18
20 Dec 2014 - 2 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
€8,222
for 7 nights
€8,222
 
 
Rate 19
3 Jan 2015 - 30 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
€5,910
for 7 nights
€5,910
 
 
Rate 20
31 Jan 2015 - 13 Feb 2015
7 night minimum stay
€8,222
for 7 nights
€8,222
 
 
Rate 21
14 Feb 2015 - 27 Feb 2015
7 night minimum stay
€8,222
for 7 nights
€8,222
 
 
Rate 22
28 Feb 2015 - 27 Mar 2015
7 night minimum stay
€6,937
for 7 nights
€6,937
 
 
Rate 23
28 Mar 2015 - 24 Apr 2015
7 night minimum stay
€5,910
for 7 nights
€5,910
 
 
Rate 24
25 Apr 2015 - 8 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€4,317
for 7 nights
€4,317
 
 
25
9 May 2015 - 29 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,056
for 7 nights
€2,056
 
 
26
30 May 2015 - 12 Jun 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,261
for 7 nights
€2,261
 
 
27
13 Jun 2015 - 10 Jul 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,467
for 7 nights
€2,467
 
 
28
11 Jul 2015 - 4 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
€3,083
for 7 nights
€3,083
 
 
29
5 Sep 2015 - 2 Oct 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,261
for 7 nights
€2,261
 
 
30
3 Oct 2015 - 27 Nov 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,056
for 7 nights
€2,056
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 2.78%
Notes INCLUDED
Exclusive use of the property and its facilities
All linen including towels
End of stay cleaning
Local Tourist Taxes

NOT INCLUDED
Travel to and from Chamonix
Airport transfers can be arranged

Prices are for self-catered accommodation
Arrival after 4pm, departure before 10am
Arrivals after 7.30pm incur a €20 surcharge, after 11.30pm €50

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Chamonix in Chamonix - Mont Blanc area

Property Type:
  • chalet
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 0 m²
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
General:
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
Bathrooms:
  • 9 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , En suite
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En suite
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Shower room for studio apartment
    Bathroom 9 - Shower Enclosure
  • There are two additional separate WC's
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - Queen size bed
    Bedroom 2 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 3 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 8 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 4 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 5 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 6 - Flexible (double or twin)
    Bedroom 7 - Flexible (double or twin)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Books
  • Games for Kids
Outside:
  • Barbecue ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Bicycles ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • library
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • horse riding
  • gambling casinos
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • whitewater rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • ski
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • cycling
Notes:
In Resort we can help to pre-arrange all your in resort requirements e.g. ski-passes (delivered to your property), ski equipment, ski guiding or lessons, any summer or winter activity. We can also arrange food hampers, welcome packs, breakfast and bespoke meals. This is a free service which is aimed to help you start enjoying your holiday from the moment you arrive. We meet you at the property and are on hand throughout you visit. An optional daily cleaning service is available. Cots and high chairs are available separately to hire.
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