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Les Agettes: Old chalet with lots of character

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,722 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

A real fairytale chalet, entirely renovated, ideal for 6 to 9 people

Big chalet (160 sam) completely renovated in 2012, with optimal comfort, and with high-standing decoration. 3 bathrooms, a kitchen decorated by an Italian designer, a 50 sqm living room with balcony. 2 parental bedrooms (one with private dressing room), and a big room for children with double bed and a mezzanine with 3 extra beds, with it's own complete bathroom. Very peaceful and with panoramical view on the Alps. Ideally located at 3 km of the ski slopes of the 4 Vallées (Thyon 2000 to Verbier). The bus stop for the ski slopes is only 50 meters away.

Sylvie Johannot
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2016

About Sylvie Johannot

Living in Geneva, with my family, I am only 2 hours away from the chalet where we love spending long weekends and holidays.

Sylvie Johannot purchased this chalet in 1600

Why Sylvie Johannot chose Les Agettes

As a child, I spent all my sommer holidays at the chalet, and then the winter ones too after my mother installed heating! It's a old family chalet, which has been ours since it was built, back in the XVIIth century! I inherited the chalet 3 years ago and spent the following 18 months renovating it. It was very important for me to keep its historical cachet, whilst adding all the modern confort.

What makes this chalet unique

Beyond renting in, it's first and foremost a family chalet where we often gather. This means it was renovated for my personal use first, and then only in view of renting it. All the materials we chose, the fact that we wanted to give value to it's original wooding, the decoration and the furniture, you will feel our attention to detail as soon as you step in.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Les Agettes in Sion District

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1722 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 3 - Bath (no shower)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Rooms 1 and 2 : matrimonial bed. Room 3 : one bed opening in two, a mezzanine overlooking the room with the extra beds-mattresses, private bathroom with bath, toilet and basin.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • sledding
  • Thalassotherapy
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Les Agettes: Old chalet with lots of character
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Fantastic Chalet in stunning Switzerland

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fantastic ski and snowboard holiday staying at the lovely Chalet Tyrdo. The chalet is full of character and is finished to a very high standard, with a perfect mix of home comforts and style. We couldn't believe how big the chalet was, there was certainly plenty of room for our group of four adults and two teenagers.

The chalet is in a beautiful location with amazing views over the valley and has a lovely balcony to sit and watch the sun set whilst enjoying an aprés ski beer and snacks.

The ski lifts at Ours and Veysonnez are each about 5 minutes drive with plenty of parking. We also drove about 15 minutes to Nendaz and about 45 minutes to La Tzoumaz, so we were really able to make the most of our lift pass with relatively little travel - just perfect!

I cannot recommend this chalet highly enough, it's definitely one of the nicest places I've stayed in for a snow holiday and Sylvie and Marie-Helene were both fantastic in helping with the booking and ensuring our stay was everything we wished for.

Happy holidays!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our chalet! Thank you for your kind comments, and hoping to welcome you again soon, summer or winter!
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Noël 2013

  • 5 of 5

Magnifique séjour dans ce superbe chalet tout confort et plein de cachet! Noël en famille a pris de belles couleurs pour nous aux Agettes!

La maison est parfaitement équipée, les pistes sont proches, les ballades (bisses entre autres) extras et la vue sur la vallée imprenable!

Nous reviendrons!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jan-2014
  • Date of Stay: December 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

From Geneva, take the motorway till Sion (160 km) and take the exit for Sion-Ouest. Climb in direction of Veysonnaz. At the crossing for Veysonnaz or Mayens-de-Sion, turn left and follow Mayens-de-Sion. After 8 hairpin turns, and having crossed the village of Les Agettes, you will have on your left 6 recent chalets, and a row of public parking places. Our Chalet Tyrdo is 50 meters higher, on a private road going down to the right (this road is not of easy access if there is ice).

We recommend in Evolène (20 min away by car) the typical restaurant 'Le Vieux Mazot, chez Raymonde' where you can eat the best cheese raclette melted on fire, and why not a T-bone steak.

15 km away from Sion you can find the Thermal baths of Saillon to spend a relaxing day instead of skiing.

And for lovers of walks, discover the Bisses, those flat paths criss-crossing the mountains, ideal with younger children or older relatives.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Les Agettes, Switzerland

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7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £522.89
Nettoyage chalet £217.87
Nettoyage literie £174.3
Stay tax £1.74 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 6 years.

Le solde de la caution est remboursée sous 15 jours. Le ménage et le nettoyage de la literie ne sont facturés qu'une fois, quelle que soit la durée du séjour.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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