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Beautiful Multi Activity Chalet in Arosa

People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Space 3,767 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious six bedroom and five bathroom Rental

Chalet Runca is a beautiful Meissen Style Traditional chalet where the interior offers all the amenities of modern life. It has it's own garden, mountain views, fireplace, sauna, and large balcony and is the ideal holiday location in Winter and Summer for outdoor sports and activities.

Chalet Runca is four star ski accommodation offering a perfect 'home from home' for three generations of family or a group of friends or colleagues. Enjoy a peaceful location with panoramic mountain views and near forest walks, ski pistes and the free resort bus service, taking three minutes to ski lifts and shops.

FEATURES

6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms

Sauna

Steam room

Large sitting room with open fireplace (Second Living Room (with Wii/TV)

Formal dining room seating twelve and informal dining in kitchen for eight.

BEDROOM LAYOUT

Top Floor: 3 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms (with third shower room down the steps to the first floor) - Master Bedroom with en suite bathroom, two double rooms sharing a shower room.

First Floor: Kingsize Bedroom, 1 WC/shower/sink room, Dining area for twelve (15 m. sq.), Kitchen with dining for eight (25 m. sq.), large south facing balcony with seating & night light.

Ground Floor: 2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms/Sauna and Steam room/Personal Laundry Facilities. Bedrooms 5 and 6, each have en suite shower room.

AMENITIES

Underfloor Heating

Log fires

Sauna, steam room, walk in shower

Garden, terrace and large sunny balconies

DVD Surround Sound Viewing

Games, Books, DVD's, Videos

Free to view Satellite TV

i-pod Docking Station

Drying room

OUTDOOR FEATURES

Garden

Terrace

Barbeque

SERVICES

Catered Chalet Service in winter

Personal Laundry Service

Ski & Boot Hire in winter

Garaged Parking

In-house Ski, Boot, Helmet Hire Service

More Details

Owner
Helen Onions
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
10 October, 2017

About Helen Onions

Mike & Helen have lived and worked in the Alps for twenty years. Originally from England, they are enjoying raising their children in the year round multi-activity resort of Arosa.

Helen Onions purchased this chalet in 2006

Why Helen Onions chose Arosa

Chalet Runca is made of high quality appealing materials. It is spacious, homely and in the heart of a high altitude ski resort. Arosa functions really well. It is vibrant and attracts all ages.

What makes this chalet unique

Arosa has an hourly rail service from Zurich International Airport, exceptionally clean air, high sunshine hours and high snowfall records. Because of this, it developed as a holiday resort over one hundred years ago and the railway was constructed to reach 1800m. The mountain views are great from the chalet and it enjoys a very sunny, peaceful location, yet very close to the town & sporting amenities.

Guestbook comments from the owner

5 of 5 stars



Our second stay at spacious and very comfortable Chalet Runca. The needs of everyone were superbly catered for in a party with ages ranging from 10 months to 69 years. Meals were delicious and plentiful. Skis, boots, helmets and sledges available on site and close proximity to the ski bus enormously eased the task of introducing 4 year old twins to the, free for children, ski school. The sauna and steam room cured any muscle aches on return from the slopes. The additional help and kindness from Helen and Mike, freely offered and given, whether it was to collect delayed luggage, catch early trains or even to find a lost night time tobogganist Contributed to a very happy holiday for us all.



5 of 5 stars Ease of Booking Service 5 of 5 stars Driving Directions

5 of 5 stars Accessibility of the accommodation 5 of 5 stars Total state

5 of 5 starsCondition of the beds / bedding 5 of 5 starsBadsauberkeit

5 of 5 starsFurnishing / Equipment 5 of 5 starsService

Travel Group: Extended Family

Would I recommend this vacation rental to my best friend? Yes.

Recommended for:

Trips with friends Families with young children

Large groups

The accommodation was as described. I highly recommend this property. The property offers good value for money. The accommodation was equipped with wireless Internet access.
Jan 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Arosa in Plessur District

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3767 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , underfloor heating
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , underfloor heating
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , underfloor heating
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Mattresses within Cherry Wood Bed Frame
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , Shower Room Ensuite
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , with own Shower Room (Shower, Sink, WC)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community ...
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(1 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful Multi Activity Chalet in Arosa
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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LOvely well equipped chalet in lovely village

  • 5 of 5

The chalet is large and very well equipped with lots of toys, videos etc for the children. Our party had 6 adults and 5 children (1*1, 3*3 and 1*8) and had loads of room. Bus is outside door but infrequent outside main season (started 20th December). Village is lovely and an easy walk. The hosts/owners are very very helpful. Although the snow was not great (but better than most) we had a super holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2015
  • Date of Stay: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your informative and complimentary review. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family before Christmas. Although the pistes and ski lifts were open from the 30th November this winter, it was not the usual amounts we have come to expect. It was great that you didn't let it spoil your holiday. We have been lucky with the snow this season as most European resorts could not open for Christmas, and it is still falling now on wintry days in March - snow coming from the north consistently settles from October until May here at 1800m, and the modern snow cannon system provides a reassuring back up. The snow sure winter history and year-round non-commercial feel here are major reasons why we moved our chalet business and family life here, and are still loving living and working in the mountains twenty years on. During the main season Dec 20 - 6 April, the free resort bus comes by our private road every twenty minutes. Before and after that they run hourly, but on time. We do now have a VW 4x4 seating 9 and have been popping guests to ski school and the station when requested and more convenient than waiting for the bus. I hope this benefits you next time. This winter we have enjoyed some involvement with our self catering guests be it requests for ski guiding guests over to Lenzerheide or toboggan touring, snow clearing, and providing services such as morning babysitting, as well as the usual same day personal laundry and in-house ski hire (like for like as the rental shops but a better price with helmets included). Otherwise, we are still offering our winter catered chalet product to those wishing to have set meal-times and a break from the kitchen & cleaning, not to mention a log fire set up each day and steam room refreshed. We hope you return as there is always something to do here in the fresh alpine air & amongst nature for three generations of family. Summer is amazing also! When the snow goes, a stunning region is revealed, with plenty to do and entertain the family. It is a great pleasure when guests return and we try to make it even more welcoming so you really feel it is your second home. Greetings and best regards from Helen & Mike.
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Location

Sapün-Restaurant Heimeli
Prätschlistall
Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Zurich
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Badi
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Golf Club Arosa
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Arosa
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Chur
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Badi
Nearest Ski
500 Metres
Weisshornbahn
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Untersee
Car: not necessary

Graubünden is largely mountainous & sometimes referred to as 'Switzerland's holiday corner' or the 'land of the 150 valleys' - not to mention the canton's 600 lakes.

Arosa grew as a health resort as it has high sunshine hours and clean air amongst stunning mountains, meadows, forests, lakes, streams. With good access via road & rail, it is a popular region for winter skiing but also running, hiking, & biking. With regular events & excellent transport system, facilities & amenities, Arosa is a gem to discover.

This year celebrates 100 years of Chur-Arosa train

This year the Rhaetian Railways not only celebrate their 125-year of existence, but also the 100-year anniversary of the Chur-Arosa train. The Arosa train was a pioneering achievement. During one hour of train ride 1155 metres of altitude metres are climbed (an average ascent of 60 per mill), 52 bridges and viaducts are crossed and 19 tunnels and 12 galleries are passed.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Arosa, Graubünden

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
 
November Hoch Weekends
27 Oct 2017 - 11 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£2,647
for 2 nights
From
£1,324
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£12,291
for 7 nights
£12,291
 
 
new year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£12,265
for 7 nights
£12,265
 
 
Winter Low
13 Jan 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,250
for 7 nights
£5,250
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £732.36

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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