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Brand New Apartment Well Connected to All of the Chamonix Valley

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful, Spacious, Recently Refurbished Apartment In Quiet Location

Winter is here in Chamonix! Great value apartment still available this winter including Christmas week.

Relax in our beautifully renovated apartment with stunning views of Mont Blanc and Les Bossons Glacier. It is perfectly located for exploring all the Chamonix Valley has to offer, all year round.

At 60m2, the apartment feels exceptionally spacious. The open plan living room is large with ample space to sit ten or more for dinner round the expandable table and relax on the corner sofa afterwards. The kitchen area is brand new with induction hobs, microwave, integrated coffee machine and dishwasher. The owners use the apartment regularly themselves and kitchen appliances and equipment are of high quality.

Attention to detail is evident throughout, with good storage for ski, climbing or walking equipment, including a cave with a six-pair boot warmer and ski storage.

The master bedroom has fitted oak wardrobes and can be arranged as two singles or one super king-sized bed. The second bedroom has a top bunk bed, with two single beds underneath which can also be arranged as a double bed. There is a very comfortable double sofa bed in the lounge.

In warm weather, enjoy the evening sun or a BBQ on the roof terrace with spectacular views of the North face of the Aiguille du Midi, Mont Blanc and Les Bossons glacier.

The Brevent and Les Houches ski areas are a five minute drive away, as is the Aiguille du Midi cable car for the world famous Vallee Blanche. The Mont Blanc tunnel gives access to Italy in less than 25 minutes - Courmayeur, the Aosta valley and fantastic Italian food! Hiking trails start a couple of minutes from the apartment and the popular Les Gaillands lake and climbing crag are under ten minutes walk. There are some fantastic restaurants within easy walking distance.

The bus stop and train station are a two minute walk for travel within the valley. Chamonix town centre is a 25 minute walk. We recommend a car where ever you stay in the Chamonix valley, but the apartment is well connected enough so that you don't need one.

Geneva airport is a 55 minute drive, making it easily accessible for short as well as longer stays. Changeover day is Friday making La Bossonade ideal for a long weekend stay; it is possible to arrive after work on Friday evening and wake up in the mountains on Saturday. It is also possible for guests to extend their stay to the following weekend to allow extra time to ski or enjoy the valley.

More Details

Owner
Emily and Alex
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 December, 2017

About Emily and Alex

We live in England and come to Chamonix as much as possible to ski, climb, walk, run, cycle and very occasionally we even get to relax!

Emily and Alex purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Emily and Alex chose Les Bossons

We were spending increasing amounts of time in Chamonix... We first came here because it's the best place in Europe to ski (and six years later we are still exploring new parts of the mountains every time we come), but fell in love with the town too. Chamonix is a town and so feels like a 'real place' rather than a ski resort, and there is loads to do all year round. We chose our apartment in Les Bossons because of its location - walkable from town and next to bus and train stations for travel round the valley - and because the apartment itself is wonderfully spacious and modern on the inside, whilst retaining the character of being in a small, older building with character!

What makes this apartment unique

From the terrace, the views of the Mont Blanc massif and the Les Bossons glacier are stunning. The apartment is very well designed. As well as being very spacious, we use it a lot ourselves and so the kitchen is well stocked with equipment and there are lots of places to store and dry kit, including a six-pair boot warmer which ensures warm ski boots first thing in the morning.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Nous avons été très contents de l'appartement. Il est très bien agencé, clair, propre et agréable. Tous les équipements y sont. Nous avons tous très bien dormis dans des lits de qualité. L'appartement est en plus bien situé. Nous y retournerons avec plaisir !
May 2014
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Location

Nearest Airport
96 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Train
150 Metres
Les Bossons Station
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Aiguille du Midi Hotel
Nearest Ski
3 Kilometres
Brevent, Chamonix and Les Houches
Car: not necessary

Chamonix is the best place in Europe for skiing and mountaineering. It is also a great place to go walking, mountain biking, road biking, climbing and of course to see Mont Blanc. It is a fantastic destination all year round with activities for the whole family.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Les Bossons in Les Houches

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The bathroom is very spacious with thermostatic shower and large shower area in the bath. There's a heated towel rail and underfloor heating. There is also a high quality washer drier in the bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 3 Single Bed
  • Master bedroom can be arranged as two singles or super king-sized double. It has fitted cupboards for storage, and a Juliette Balcony (estate agent speak for double glass doors you can open with railings but no actual balcony! Lovely views up the valley). The other bedroom has a top bunk bed and underneath can be arranged as a double bed or two single beds. Throw open the windows for a great view of Mont Blanc!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • MP3 Dock
  • Stereo ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The property is managed by very friendly staff at Le Vert Hotel in neighbouring Les Gaillands. If you're staying for the winter, they offer to pick guests up on the first morning of the stay to sort out ski/board/boot hire at their shop. All year round they will meet guests to show them around the apartment and cave and provide any information needed about the local area for the stay. Also on hand to troubleshoot if guests have any problems!

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Brand New Apartment Well Connected to All of the Chamonix Valley
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Clean, and quality touches

  • 5 of 5

Good location with great views.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Les Bossons, Haute-Savoie

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Pre Christmas
15 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£459
for 4 nights
From
£115
From
£123
Fri,Sat,Sun
£661
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,058
for 7 nights
£1,058
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
29 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,235
for 7 nights
£1,235
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Jan
8 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£476
for 4 nights
From
£119
From
£128
Fri,Sat,Sun
£661
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Half Term
9 Feb 2018 - 22 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Feb
23 Feb 2018 - 1 Mar 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
March
2 Mar 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£529
for 4 nights
From
£132
£701
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
30 Mar 2018 - 5 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£701
for 7 nights
£701
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer high season
9 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£772
for 7 nights
£772
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£331
for 3 nights
From
£110
£529
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £88.18

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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