Tir Na Nog chalet is... as its Irish name says...a supernatural realm of everlasting youth, beauty, health, abundance and joy'- You will in fact be rejuvenated and will love the fact that you are in the middle of an exciting area with endless possibilities for sports and culture and yet find yourself in a peaceful haven with breathtaking views, where you awake to the singing of birds.
In winter this apartment has an added advantage of being close to the relaxing and therapeutic spa complex Les Bains du Val d'Illiez, with its sauna, hamam, jacuzzi, massage, thermal pools and river as well as being within minutes of one of the vastest and most beautiful ski area in Europe .
The apartment has two charming bedrooms that will sleep four people comfortably. There is a queen bed in the main bedroom and a trundle bed in the other. The living room is an open plan with a fully equipped kitchen There is no television ...but we have a large library of DVDs, Free WiFi internet, a chess table, numerous board games, cards, a stereo Ipod station and a piano that will provide your family and friends plenty of enjoyable together time !
The open living area opens onto a little balcony where you can enjoy a glass of wine with cheese or even a meal , while admiring your view of the magnificent Dents du Midi mountain chain in front of you, The Dent Blanche to the right and the valley to the left
The chalet is also very conveniently located !! The village is a short two to five minute walk and has virtually anything you might need as there is a tourism office, a grocery store/post office, a bank, a doctor, a garage, a gas station, a train and bus station,a taxi company, a florist, a real estate office, a newsstand, a notary, a bakery, a seamstress, a church, two restaurants and a pub!
The area has something for everybody and just four miles by car or train is one of Europe's best and vastest ski areas that boasts more than 600 kilometers of ski runs and more than 200 ski lifts . Eleven resorts are conveniently interconnected and accessible with the same lift ticket, to provide endless skiing possibilities. In Val d'Illiez as well as the next village the after ski is provided by a number of bars, restaurants and discos.
If you prefer something a little more relaxing, the Bains de Val d'Illiez, a thermal spa is located just a few minutes walk from the chalet . The Bains have two thermal pools, a jacuzzi, steam bath, a sauna, a hamam and massage facilities to soothe every ache after a day of skiing or hiking . One free pass to the Bains or a gift coupon to our local gourmet restaurant or a raclette night with your hosts is complimentary for a one weeks stay or longer.
The summer and autumn months are perfect for taking advantage of picnics and swimming in the Bains, the Champery pool or the nearby lake. Hikes in the mountains, horseback riding outings, skydiving off the mountain tops, exploring the bisses in the area, bicycling along the beautiful Rhone river, exploring the numerous sites such as the salt mines, the numerous castles and museums - these are just some of the wonderful activities within minutes of Val d'Illiez.
For evening entertainment you can take in a theatrical performance or a movie in nearby Monthey, Massongex and even St Triphon. From May 19 this year we are again very fortunate to be able to enjoy the latest Karl's kühne Gassenschau's production in St Triphon !!!- The fantastic Fabrikk like so many of their past productions guarantees to be be humorous and very entertaining theatre, accompanied by breathtaking highflying antics and awesome pyrotechnics. Our area really has something for everyone!!!