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Rockman Moriya & Ira

Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Hebrew

350 Year Old Authentic Chalet In The Swiss Alps

20 Reviews
People14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday chalet in Rossinière - Heidi Chalet Alps - unique !

Enjoy A Different Kind Of Holiday In An Authentic Isolated Swiss Chalet

Surrounded with a forest and in front of the lake our 350 year old Heidi chalet in the Swiss Alps is offering a unique experience of authentic vacation close to nature and to many interesting attractions that the tourist area is offering. From the 3000 meter high glacier where you can ski even in august to the famous Cailler chocolate factory just next to the impressive castle and medieval village of Gruyère.

We are offering a fully equipped authentic kitchen including special machine to enjoy a Raclette or a Fondue.

Amazing view, rooms for children with games, an ancient wood craft working table with special tools, a fire-stove and the experience of cutting some wood for it, but yet also wifi, DVDs and music.

The house is few minutes from the lake and the river and you can enjoy many treks all over the mountains. 2 parking spaces are waiting for you outside the door together with complete private road and no neighbours. In the village you can get anything you need.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Rockman Moriya & Ira (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Hebrew

About Rockman Moriya & Ira

living in the Swiss alps with our young family married to Ira and love traveling the world with all our children

Rockman Moriya & Ira purchased this chalet in 2004

Why Rockman Moriya & Ira chose Switzerland

It's an amazing isolated house in the middle of nature. A unique experience for everyone !

What makes this chalet unique

Isolated, on top of the mountain with amazing views over the Alps.

Guestbook comments from the manager

The location was spectacular and we had a great time exploring the local area. We were lucky and had superb weather and it was magnificent seeing a full moon rise between the Alps on the other side of the valley. I loved the house and so did my family. We absolutely loved the low doorways and cosy feeling. We tended to BBQ most nights.

We found the the pool you told us about in Chateau d'Oex, it was a great find and there were also some nice trails in and around that area near the pool.



Thanks so much again

Kind regards

Tim
Jul 2015
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Reviews

4.9
based on 20 holidaymaker reviews

350 Year Old Authentic Chalet In The Swiss Alps
average rating of 4.9 based on 55 reviews
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Crazy, beautiful, peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely fantastic time at Heidi Chalet. It was in a beautiful location with incredible views of the mountains and plenty of fantastic things to do nearby. The place itself was not for the faint- hearted, with very small rooms and low ceilings but the renovation should make it much better. This was by far the most peaceful, relaxing and happy place we have stayed so far and our bed was also incredibly comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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5

Relaxing experience in idyllic alpine environment!

  • 5 of 5

Very relaxing experience in idyllic alpine environment. Moriya and her family made us feel really welcome - everything was well arranged, directions were clear, and of course the house is extremely charming and has a stunning view. The kids loved rolling in the grass, sleeping in the attic during the rainy nights, roasting marshmallows in the fireplace, watching the cows pass by on the way to their summer pastures, and the visit to the chocolate factory in Broc (again!). We almost miss the occasional encounter between our heads and the ceiling beams ;)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Peaceful, artistic, healing place

  • 5 of 5

The Heidi Chalet is a very unique place...with caring, warm people looking after it. For people who want to be in a quiet, calm location with views of the Alps and a welcoming atmosphere, this may well be their best choice.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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My Second Stay

  • 5 of 5

This was my second stay at the chalet; unfortunately it was just for three days due to other bookings but still enjoyed it none the less. I was met by Didi who showed me the new apartment which is looking great and was due for completion in a couple of weeks so as I'm writing this review it should now be complete.

The chalet is located on the side of a mountain overlooking one of the most beautiful settings one could wish for, it’s simply breathtaking. I am hoping to return yet again in late September of this year circumstances permitting which I think says it all.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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super séjour !

  • 5 of 5

Notre séjour au chalet de Heidi s'est vraiment bien passé. Le chalet correspond aux photos, c'est un beau chalet ancien mais très bien équipé donc parfait pour en profiter au maximum. Nous avons été accueillis par Didi, la maman d'Ira (Ira était à l'étranger mais joignable pendant tout notre séjour), qui nous a expliqué le fonctionnement du chalet et nous a laissé une bouteille de vin et un délicieux fromage en cadeau de bienvenue, une délicate attention très appréciée par ma famille. Un bel endroit et de très bons hôtes !

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Top, top, top!!

  • 5 of 5

Liebe Moriya. Das Chalet Heidi ist wirklich einzigartig! Wir haben unseren viertätigen Aufenthalt in Rossinière trotz schlechtem Wetter in vollen Zügen genossen. Zu danken sei dem liebevoll eingerichteten Chalet Heidi und dessen naturnaher Umgebung. Wir freuen uns schon jetzt auf ein baldiges Wiederkommen. Mit herzlichem Dank aus Solothurn. Tanja & Stefanie

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Hotel de Ville, Rossiniere
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Saanenmoeser
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Rossiniere
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Bulle
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Jardins de la Tour, Rossiniere
Nearest Ski
6 Kilometres
Chateau d'Oex
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Rossiniere Lake Beach
Car: recommended

Rossiniere is a beautiful small village in the lovely Swiss Alps. There you can really feel and enjoy the special atmosphere of the mountains with only wooden Chalets including the world's biggest traditional Chalet of the famous painter Balthus. Sitting next to the lake and the Sarine River, only 20 minutes away from famous Gstaad and 50 minutes to lake Geneva and Montreux. The Heidi Chalet is located up on the hill, above the village, free from any neighbours.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Rossinière, Alps of Vaud

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
2 Jul 2016 - 27 Aug 2016
3 night minimum stay
£999
for 3 nights
From
£333
£2,048
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £43 per night, per additional guest
 
X-mas
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,731
for 7 nights
£2,731
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £51 per night, per additional guest
 
February
28 Jan 2017 - 4 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£999
for 3 nights
From
£333
£2,048
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £43 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£999
for 3 nights
From
£333
£2,048
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £43 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£640
for 3 nights
From
£213
From
£256
Fri,Sat
£1,451
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £34 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Rossinière in Europe

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 140 m²
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Fax
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom built in old stable with wooden floor and walls, including a big bath tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , atic for kids
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • More sleeping options in Stable and Barn if required in summertime. 1 Bedroom with low ceiling.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Smoking allowed, but not in the house since it's 100 percent wooden made.

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