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Comfortable Swiss chalet in rural setting with superb views

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
chalet
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday chalet in Orsières - Chalet Parker

3 bedroom chalet with 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Well equipped holiday home chalet on sunny hillside overlooking Orsières, midway between Martigny and Grand St Bernard tunnel to Italy. The major ski resort of Verbier is 15 km away and several minor resorts are within 20 mins drive. All four seasons offer a contrasting and splendid location for regular or first time visitors. Comfortable accommodation for six people. Chalet includes fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, English satellite television programming and quiet surroundings for your relaxation needs. Convenient access to several nearby resorts and sites, though car is recommended. Close to both French and Italian borders.

Driving Distances: The French and Italian borders are within 30 minutes drive. Shopping at Orsieres (3 mins) and Martigny (20 mins).

Other driving distances: Geneva 1 hr 20 mins, Zurich 2 hrs 30 mins, Milan 2 hrs 30 mins, Calais 8 hrs.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Terence Parker
Member since: 1999
Speaks English, Chinese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
28 October, 2016
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Reviews

4/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Comfortable Swiss chalet in rural setting with superb views
average rating of 4.0 based on 5 reviews
Oppuurs
4

A perfect place to be with friends

  • 4 of 5

We're coming over here for years now and this facility has it all. Nice fire-place, cooking facilities, a living room with an amazing view, very clean. It's the perfect place to come over by car when you want to do some skiïng but don't want to be around the buzy (and expensive) skiïng town Verbier. The place to be if you want to get some rest and bring your mind in peace again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2009
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4

Lovely chalet for a very fair place

  • 4 of 5

The chalet is beautiful located and a cosy place for up to six persons if u dont need a luxury place. For nearby tours around the area we recommend Champez-Lac. If it's not a snowy day go to Chamonix Mont Blanc. It's around one hour by car and worth to take the twisting route. Anyway Orsieres is a lifeless hicktown...

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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Geneva
4

Comfortable chalet with nice view

  • 4 of 5

Very cosy chalet - we had a lovely time. There are lots of things to do in the area with children. Water park, skiing, hiking.

Would definitely recommend this chalet!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 2, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2011
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Cologne, Germany
4

Nice little swiss chalet

  • 4 of 5

We had a very restful holiday-week in winter-season. Possibilities for skiing, snowshoeing, shopping nearby, however calm and sunny, with a superb view to the opposite side of the valley. Though the bedrooms were small, the living with fireplace was quite cozy after daily activities. The kitchen was well equipped, but could have been pre-cleaned better. Altogether, this is a fine holiday-place to recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2009
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4

Ruim vakantiehuis met openhaard op fantastische plek!

  • 4 of 5

21-12-2015

Vakantie met 6 volwassenen.

Geweldige vakantie gehad, 3 dagen skiën, 3 dagen wandelen en lekker voor de openhaard zitten. Mooi ruim huis op de zuidzijde van een berg. Fantastisch uitzicht over het dal. Heerlijk balkon waar we enkele uren in korte broek en t-shirt hebben kunnen zitten. Compleet uitgerust huis. Ruime woon/eetkamer/ keuken. 25-20 Minuten van het grote skigebied Verbier en Champix ( klein gebiedje). Supermarkt in Orsieres. Dit alle leek te mooi om waar te zijn, maar het was zelfs nog beter dan verwacht. Een echte aanrader als je niet perse midden in een ski- of toeristen gebied hoeft te zitten. We hebben allemaal echt genoten.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review - I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay in our chalet. It was unfortunate that the weather was unseasonably warm this year, but it's good to hear that you managed to enjoy the sunshine nonetheless, and squeeze in some skiing.
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Orsieres
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
Martigny
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Kilometres
Hôtel Restaurant Les Alpes
Car: necessary

Located in French speaking Switzerland, the chalet is under an hour away from both France (Chamonix) or Italy (Aosta). Closest town is Orsieres (5 min drive / 30min walk), with Martigny approximately 20 minutes drive away.

The chalet is in an ideal location to 'get away from it all', surrounded by plenty of hills and walking trails. Though not on the doorstep of any ski slopes, it is not a far drive away from well known sites such as Verbier, Grand St. Bernard, Champex (and Val Ferret), or even several slopes across the border in Italy.

Ski: The following ski resorts are within 30 minutes drive: Verbier, Champex, Vicheres, Liddes, Val Ferret and Grand St Bernard, with cross country skiing at Val Ferret. Nearby you can enjoy superb alpine scenery, walking, boating (at Champex), rock-climbing, mountaineering etc.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Orsières, Le Pays de Saint-Bernard

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter 2016
3 Dec 2016 - 17 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£563
for 7 nights
£563
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£559
for 7 nights
£559
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rentals should ideally start Saturday for easy slotting reasons - and weekly rentals are preferred for the same reason (it's hard for us to rent out gaps). However, please ask if you have any specific requirements, we might be able to accommodate.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Orsières in Valais

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathrooms are clean and in good condition: one attached to master bedroom; second bathroom upstairs and includes a shower enclosure.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Bunkbed provided
  • Three bedrooms are available - one master bedroom with a large double bed, one room with two singles, and a third bedroom with a bunkbed. There is sleeping accommodation for six.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Access to the chalet involves walking a short (approx. 10 metres) slope from the parking area and therefore may be unsuitable for those with walking difficulties. Otherwise it is very accessible with clean, swept roads, even after snowfall.

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