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Make a holiday rental chalet or gite in Doussard, France your home away from home

Doussard is a wonderful little town, located on the southern tip of the beautiful Lake Annecy. Lake Annecy is a real holiday favourite, not only for the stunning Alpine scenery of the Drome region of the Rhone-Alpes, France, but also for its peaceful atmosphere and unrivalled access into both the French and Swiss Alps.

Things to do in Doussard, France

Doussard itself has all that you would need to enjoy a self catering Doussard holiday. There are a great range of local shops, bars, boulangeries and even a supermarket in the town, meaning that if you are looking for a week of pure peace and beauty, there is no need to venture far from your Doussard gite at all. There is also an excellent market on a Monday morning.

Lake Annecy itself provides a huge amount of entertainment for anyone staying in a Doussard gite during the summer months. Simply enjoying a long leisurely lunch beside the Lake is enough for many, but activity is never far away should you wish it. The lake waters are beautifully clear, if a little cold at the start of the summer, and swimming is hugely popular. There are also many boat trips across the lake, and sailing lessons and boat hire can be arranged.

There are also two excellent golf courses within a short drive of a Doussard villa. Lac d'Annecy golf course and golf de Giez are both open to visitors.

Skiing day trips are also great from Doussard accommodation. Some of France's finest ski resorts, including Megeve and Courcheval, are within just half an hour, making Doussard an excellent base from which to explore the mountains, by ski in winter and by foot or mountain bike in summer.

Place to visit from Doussard, France

Doussard is a magnificent base for exploration. Both Switzerland and Italy can easily be visited in a day from a Doussard gite. Geneva is just an hour away, and for pure French indulgence, Thones, a wonderful French market town, offers a wonderfully entertaining afternoons exploration.

Flights to Doussard, France

Geneva Airport, which receives direct flights from airports across the UK, is just an hour from a Doussard villa. The drive is a beautiful one, and having your own car or hire car is strongly recommended whilst staying in a Doussard gite, just to ensure you can get the very most from the whole area.

    Excellent! 4.5/5
    (15 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Multiple rentals Apartment #656777a
    15
    Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.7/5
      (7 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Sleeps 6
      Multiple rentals Apartment #85487
      7
      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.4/5
        (22 reviews)
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        • Studio
        • 1 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 4
        Studio #603987a
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        Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5/5
          (10 reviews)
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          • 1 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 3
          Multiple rentals Apartment #6075003
          10
          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
            • 3 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            Multiple rentals Apartment #85487
            11
              Excellent! 4.5/5
              (6 reviews)
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              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Multiple rentals Apartment #656777a
              6
              Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.7/5
                (17 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 10
                House #1096925a
                17
                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                  (7 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 3 BA
                  • Sleeps 9
                  House #1992294
                  7
                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                    (6 reviews)
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Separate Toilet
                    • Sleeps 6
                    House #6655326
                    6
                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Apartment #6687525
                      3
                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                        (25 reviews)
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Studio #6565988
                        25
                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          House #1444598a
                          4
                            • 5 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 10
                            House #1075240a
                            1
                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (8 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Chalet #1056591a
                              8
                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 5 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 10
                                Villa #6976242
                                2
                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (13 reviews)
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Separate Toilets
                                  • Sleeps 7
                                  House #6340628
                                  13
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (10 reviews)
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                                    • 7 BR
                                    • 7 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 16
                                    House #1856166
                                    10
                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      Villa #62687
                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 5
                                        Cabin #8255248
                                        1
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (26 reviews)
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Multiple rentals Chalet #6075003
                                          26
                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                            (5 reviews)
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Apartment #1416213a
                                            5
                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 8
                                              Apartment #8014271
                                              1
                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                Apartment #8014570
                                                1
                                                Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                  (29 reviews)
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                                                  • 4 BR
                                                  • 4 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 15
                                                  Chalet #6660139
                                                  29
                                                  Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                    • 4 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                    Villa #1015734a
                                                    1
                                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (5 reviews)
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Guest House #936042a
                                                      5
                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
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                                                        Apartment #1433132a
                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                          House #1493477a
                                                          3
                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                            (2 reviews)
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                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Apartment #8274679
                                                            2
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                              House #1494549a
                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                House #1506155a
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (8 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                  House #6375500
                                                                  8
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Chalet #6948518
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Villa #1233904
                                                                      9
                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Mobile Home #1425851a
                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                          Chalet #6670215
                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                                            House #6802258
                                                                            1
                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                              (36 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              House #6670576
                                                                              36
                                                                              Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (25 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Apartment #1372118a
                                                                                25
                                                                                Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Apartment #1371801a
                                                                                  7
                                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (19 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Apartment #6613994
                                                                                    19
                                                                                    Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Apartment #1430578a
                                                                                      9
                                                                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                        (9 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        House #6279533
                                                                                        9
                                                                                        Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                          (36 reviews)
                                                                                          £6
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Apartment #681797a
                                                                                          36
                                                                                          Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • Studio
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                                            Studio #669249a
                                                                                            18
                                                                                            Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                              (6 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #1155647a
                                                                                              6
                                                                                              Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                Chalet #1396540a
                                                                                                4
                                                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                                  (20 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Apartment #6315050
                                                                                                  20
                                                                                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Apartment #1380874a
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                                                                                                    Doussard Holiday Apartments & Chalets (300+)

                                                                                                     

                                                                                                    Recent Reviews

                                                                                                    Great for a weeks paddleboarding on the lake

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    What a great place and love the pool. We had a fab time. My daughter and I went for a weeks paddleboarding and canoeing on the lake, which is two minutes from the house. The place was spotless and well equipped. We barbecued almost every evening looking at the views of the mountains and paragliders floating by. Will be going back next summer!!!
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                    Fantastic - well equipped and wonderful location

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    Lovely appartment, across the road from the lake and a really good restaurant. Plus a beach and water sports just around the corner. We were here for a week's cycling and had an amazing time. The only caution is that the traffic noise in one bedroom is relentless so may not be good for light sleepers - it didn't bother us too much though. Yvonne was a wonderful host and responded really quickly when I couldn't find the cafetière.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jul 08, 2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jul 2017