Family owned superb chalet apartment with magnificent views of the Haute Tarentaise valley and Mont Blanc, and located 3 minutes' walk from the ski lift and the centre of Vallandry village. This lovely apartment has been recently refurbished and is decorated and furnished to a very high standard. The sitting room, with panoramic views, has two large sofas, one being a sofa bed. Guests have use of a TV, DVD player and a CD/Radio Player and there is a selection of DVD's and books. The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher, fridge, four-ring hob, oven and microwave oven. The dining area comfortably seats 8. Bedroom one has a double bed together with a shower and newly re-built vanity. Bedroom 2 has two double beds - one mezzanine and one sofa bed. The bathroom has a full-sized bath, shower and vanity basin, the toilet is located separately. Private ski locker in the basement. The apartment has a level of quality and comfort that appeals to discerning skiers - ideally sleeping six but up to a maximum of 8
Vallandry - The village and how to get there: This pretty village situated at 1600m provides a wide range of amenities within a tranquil setting. At the centre of the village is a pedestrianised area where most of the shops, bars and restaurants are located. Local stores include a supermarket, bakery, delicatessen, newsagents and several ski-equipment hire and outdoor clothing retailers. Local restaurants include a pizzeria, creperie as well as traditional Savoyarde and French cuisine. Other local amenities include cash-point facilities, post office, tourist information, cinema, pharmacy and local Doctor.
Vallandry has excellent road and rail links. Low-cost airlines run services to Lyon, Geneva and Chambery. By road from Calais is via autoroute and dual-carriageway almost to the door, details of the route available. Eurostar and the TGV operate day and night time services to Bourg St. Maurice which is 25 minutes from the apartment.
Summer Rentals: Changeover day is normally Saturday, but if you would like an alternative day please ask - we can be flexible to suit your requirements.
Also - if you would like a short break - just ask! You may want to combine a break in the Alps with one elsewhere in France. So whatever your needs - we can be flexible, just let us know what you would like.
Excellent Summer Location: Vallandry is located on the edge of the Vanoise National Park and provides access to numerous activities during the summer months such as hiking,mountain-biking, horse riding, white-water rafting and parapenting . The chairlift - approximately 300m from the apartment is open everyday from the beginning of July to the end of August. Once you arrive at the top of the chair-lift there is an abundance of marked routes and trails for both walkers and mountain-bikers, (bikes can be hired locally). There is a swimming pool (with fabulous mountain views) and an 18-hole golf course a twenty-minute walk away in Arc 1800. Kids love the Gli-Air aerial assault course in Nancroix. Parapenting, kayaking and white-water rafting can all be booked locally. The village also boasts two tennis courts, a beach volleyball pitch which also doubles as a football pitch! All-in-all there is more than enough to keep everybody amused both adults and kids - an excellent activity-filled summer location.