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Genka Emili

Member since: 2012
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Speaks English, French, Italian

Charming Chalet Comfortable And Homely, Great Views, Skiing Close By

7 Reviews
People13
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's4
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday chalet in Saint-Chaffrey - Chalet Hibou

Charming Chalet Comfortable And Homely, Great Views, Skiing Close By

Chalet Hibou is a modern 2005 construction made of French fine timber, the property has been fitted with the best insulation and the addition of a geothermal heating system makes it a unique experience. The cold will never be a problem, double-glazing ensures the chalet is very luminous and its south facing position gives it the best possible exposure all year round.

The chalet has been constructed as two separate but join-able units by means of a door, this gives the house a variable of accommodation possibilities, the whole chalet sleeps 10 / 13 people but if divided into two units, the larger 6 adults & 2 children the smaller 4 people. Also this means 2 dinning and sitting areas plus 2 fully equipped kitchens, so for large groups of one or more families this proves to be very useful, the smaller aged members of the group in one area and the elders in another, for both eating, playing or watching television. But if desired in the main part of the chalet one can easily eat all together.

The location of the chalet is in the small hamlet of saint Chaffrey just a few hundred metres from the main church, one gets the feel of being part of the village, it s a 2 minute walk down to the shop and the bus stop. During the season a shuttle bus passes frequently to take skiers to the main ski area of Chantemerle 5 minutes down the road. Parking is free and it isn't a problem find space.

The chalet is thus composed:

Main Chalet

Ground Floor, the entrance where one has plenty of sitting space to break down from one's ski gear and hang it to dry, no need to look for radiators as all heating is under the floor and it is very efficient and just by leaving everything on the rack it is ready for use the next day, also on this floor one has a laundry room with washing machine and drier, ski boot heater for 6 pairs, separate wc, a sauna and shower will be installed in spring 2013.

1st floor an open plan kitchen area, induction cooker and all appliances including dishwasher, with large tables for dinning, sitting room with comfortable sofas and fireplace, iphone bose sound system.

Television room with 50 inch flat screen, dvd, vhs, bose surround home theatre, Shower room with basin and wc, Study the house has wifi internet and 160 satellite channels.

From the study one can go through to the other part of the chalet.

2nd Floor, master double bedroom king size and private balcony with spectacular views on the Alps, large bathroom with Jacuzzi, shower walk in, double basin, separate wc, twin bedroom with private balcony also with spectacular views, 2nd double bedroom with staircase which leads to a mezzanine with 2 other beds for children. All main bedrooms have custom fitted mattress, all linen and towels are provided.

Annex Chalet

Ground floor, entrance, bunk bedroom, shower room and separate wc

1st floor open plan sitting and dining room, with fully fitted kitchen again with all creature comforts, including a dishwasher. A sofa turns into a very comfortable bed 160 x 190 i.e. a queen size bed.

2nd floor a very large master double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and separate wc, a balcony gives this room the magic of dawn coming through the huge window with magnificent views on the mountains at the back of Briancon.

The chalet as a whole sleeps 12 adults and 2 kids (in the mezzanine as only access is from the double bedroom below), it is very comfortable for family winter holidays and also for summer ones.

If you make the experience you shall undoubtedly come again as the Serre Chevalier ski resort is unforgettable.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Genka Emili (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks English, French, Italian

Reviews

4.9
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Charming Chalet Comfortable And Homely, Great Views, Skiing Close By
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
5

Skiing week at le Chalet Hibou

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful week at the Chalet Hibou. It is a very confortable and cost place. It is nicely decorated. The rooms are comfortable (be aware of the feather pillows if you are allergic) the number of bathroom is impressive and they are all well equipped.

We spent our time altogether around the fireplace in the main living room when the kids could play on the TV set in the other living room. The kitchens are fully equipped and allowed us to prepare great meals.

Again a very nicely decorated house and chalet, in the pure mountain style. We enjoyed the sauna everyday and had plenty of room to put away our clothes and stuff.

The surrounding of the chalet is just nice and quiet. Be aware that the pathway can be transformed in a mud road during the winter and if it snows. The garden is very large and offers a great view on the mountain.

We spent a wonderful week over there.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
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Vacances de rêve au Chalet le Hibou

  • 5 of 5

Le chalet est merveilleux à vivre pour une grande famille avec ses deux salons et ses deux cuisines-salle à manger. Tout le monde trouve sa place quelque soit la génération. Le sauna et la baignoire jacuzzi sont un plus après une bonne journée de ski ainsi que le chauffe chaussures de ski. Les lits sont très confortables, la terrasse plein soleil est un grand atout. Cette semaine de Noël 2015 était presque sans neige mais on a pu quand même skier sur les quelques pistes ouvertes. Les cours de ski pour les enfants ont quand même eu lieu. Le descriptif correspond bien à la réalité qui est vraiment formidable et que nous recommandons sincèrement. Venez et vous ne serez pas déçus !! Eléna

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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vacanze da sogno

  • 5 of 5

In uno chalet da sogno le più belle vacanze bianche. Hibou è semplicemnte perfetto, caldo e accogliente, equipaggiato al top, confortevole e romantico con una grande attenzione al risparmio energetico e al rispetto dell'ambiente (per noi cosa fondamentale da insegnare a nostra figlia). Lo raccomandiamo sicuri per chiunque aspiri a una vacanza in relax e con il conforto di un panorama stupendo. Stefano, Arianna e Micol

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
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super

  • 5 of 5

Hibou è un super chalet per vacanze da sogno. La proprietà è cordiale e disponibile a risolvere qualsiasi esigenza, la casa è superaccessoriata. Insomma decisamente il meglio per adulti e anche bambini. Stefano, Milano

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
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Chalet Hibou feb 2014

  • 4 of 5

Lo chalet è molto grazioso, spazioso e accurato. Si nota benissimo che è abitato anche dai proprietari. La zona giorno è molto grande, adatta benissimo ad un gruppo numeroso (10) come il nostro. Anche le camere sono belle ed accoglienti. L''unico punto debole è che non tutte le camere hanno un proprio bagno adiacente, ma nel contesto generale è un elemento di poco conto. L''ottimo servizio skibus (5 minuti a piedi) ci ha fatto dimenticare la distanza dalle piste. Sicuramente ci ritorneremo!"

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
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Fantastica settimana

  • 5 of 5

E' il terzo anno consecutivo che trascorriamo le nostre settimane bianche in questo fantastico chalet, situato in un ottima posizione per esposizione\vista e vicinanza a tutte le comodità compresi impianti di risalita.

Chalet con tutti privilegi per una casa di questo tipo,elegantemente arredato ampi spazi per famiglie numerose, molteplici i lussi che la casa offre dalla sauna, torretta scalda scarponi, sino alla possibilità di avere una cuoca che prepari fantastiche cenette...

Penso che questo sarà per ancora molti anni il nostro chalet per la settimana bianca...

Per noi la valutazione raggiunge il massimo del punteggio!

Consigliatissimo.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
138 Kilometres
Torino Caselle
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Chantemerle
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Montgenèvre
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Briancon Sncf
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Gap
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Chantermerle
Nearest Ski
3 Kilometres
Chantemerle
Car: necessary

Serre Chevalier is a large valley opened on South between the Lautaret pass and Briançon where several villages and hamlets are set from the most modern to the most authentic.

Serre Chevalier is one of the biggest skiing domain of Europe

250, km of runs of 1200 2800 m high from beginner to expert !

Serre Chevalier is located in the department of the Hautes Alpes in the Paca region. The Hautes-Alpes department is the only department of the Alps range which has all of his territory in the mountains. It is the highest department of the Alps

The skiing domain spreads on several communes

- Briançon

- -Puy-Saint-André

- Puy-Saint-Pierre

- Chantemerle (Saint-Chaffrey)

- Villeneuve ('La Salle les Alpes')

- Le Monêtier-les-Bains

In the heart of the resort Serre Chevalier 1400 you can find ski lifts as well as from the skiing schools and shops. On the edge of a cross-country ski track, hike and mountain bike paths.

Golf: The Golf Course in Montgenevre has nine holes x 36 on 3 000 m long and 131 slopes.

you can play 18 holes on the cross-border golf course (Montgenèvre / Clavière, Italy).

Adult and child courses

Individual lessons

Introduction

Intensive, semi-intensive juniors trainings

Season Cards

Competitions, etc.

Technical data sheet 18-holes golf course.

Time of play on the 18- hole golf course there and back: 4 hours

Total par, there and back: 68

1st way: 37

2 way (return): 31

White distances: 5355m

Yellow distances: 5072m

Blue distances: 4364m

Red distances: 4293m

Dames Blanc 130 slope yellow 126, blue 117, red 116

Homme Blanc 124 slope yellow 120, blue 113, red 112.

Ski: Serre Chevalier is one of the largest ski resorts in Europe of 1200 2800 m height from beginners to experts!

The resort of 13 villages, is spread over 4 areas: Briançon, Chantemerle, Villeneuve-la-Salle and Monêtier-les-Bains at the edge of the Natural Park of 'Les Écrins'.

Intensive skiing in high mountain environment, peaceful skiing in the larch forests, family skiing in the protected areas for everyone to enjoy Serre Che !

A total of 250 km of sheer joy with 300 days of sun per year !

Serre Chevalier has:

101 runs +

- 12 black runs

- 37 red runs

- 28 blue runs

- 24 green runs

62 cable cars

- 2 Gondolas

- 5 aerial lift

- 10 detachable chairlifts

- 11 fix chair lifts

- 28 ski lifts

- 3 cord lifts

- 3 travelators

The ski area of Serre Chevalier has one of the most important artificial snow networks in Europe (154 acres) in order to ski throughout winter.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Saint-Chaffrey, Serre-Chevalier

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
24 Sep 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£2,079
for 7 nights
£2,079
 
 
Winter Peak
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,465
for 7 nights
£3,465
 
 
Winter Low
7 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,252
for 7 nights
£2,252
 
 
Winter High
28 Jan 2017 - 10 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,945
for 7 nights
£2,945
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Mid
11 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,425
for 7 nights
£2,425
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£3,378
for 7 nights
£3,378
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £173
Refundable Damage Deposit £433

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Saint-Chaffrey in Hautes-Alpes

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 230 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 4 Separate WC's
  • main chalet ground floor - Shower Enclosure , this is part of the sauna room
    main chalet ground floor - Toilet , separate wc
    main chalet 1st floor - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    annex chalet 2nd floor - Bath with Shower
    main chalet 2nd floor master - Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , double basin
    main chalet 2nd floor - Toilet , separate wc
    annex chalet ground floor - Shower Enclosure
    annex chalet 2nd floor - Toilet , separate wc
    annex chalet ground floor - Toilet , separate wc
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • main master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    main guest - 1 Double Bed
    main twin - 2 Single Bed
    annex master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    annex bunk - 2 Single Bed
    main mezzazine - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Really only for children, access from the main guest bedroom
  • All bedroom have custom fitted mattress made in the uk
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • 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
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The Chalet has a boot heated rack, so one can turn it on when having breakfast to find ones boots pleasantly warm and dry.

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