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Traditional wooden chalet offering a homely feel with breath-taking views.

Bedrooms 3
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8. 3 bedrooms, large open plan living area, big garden and terrace.

Chalet La Boîte à Musique is a traditional wooden chalet situated in the village of Morzine at the heart of the Portes du Soleil offering easy access to both the Morzine-Les Gets and Avoriaz ski areas. The chalet has been carefully restored to create a traditional and homely feel, providing the perfect base to enjoy your summer or winter holiday.

Chalet La Boîte à Musique has three bedrooms, two shower rooms and can easily accommodate 8 people. It also has a spacious and comfortable living area with an open plan lounge, kitchen, dining room as well as a large terrace and garden.

The chalet boasts amazing panoramic views of the village and surrounding mountains. Its ideal location allows you to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the mountains but yet the pretty village of Morzine is only a few minutes walk away.

The chalet has internet access to keep everyone happy!

More Details

Claire Hodgson
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2018

About Claire Hodgson

I am a mother of three children and love the outdoorsy lifestyle and all the activities that Morzine has to offer.

Claire Hodgson purchased this chalet in 2010

Why Claire Hodgson chose Morzine

We fell in love with the traditional style of the chalet and the stunning views of the town of Morzine and the surrounding mountains. We also wanted to be close enough to walk into Morzine but also have the benefits of a big garden.

What makes this chalet unique

Other services we are able to offer in conjunction with the French couple who manage our chalet are airport transfers, evenings meals cooked for you and drinks deliveries.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great holiday and thoroughly enjoyed The Music Box. The location was ideal for our friends apartment and the older children loved the loft bedrooms! We were lucky with the weather and only had one white out day - when actually the slopes were quiet and we had some pistes to ourselves which was amazing for half term week.
Feb 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet around the Morzine around the Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to Bedroom 1
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • All bathrooms have shower enclosures, washbasins and WC's.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , Twin Beds
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , Twin Beds & Bunk Beds
  • The chalet also has two mezzanines with a single futon bed each - these rooms have limited height availability.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
We are able to offer our guests the option to have their meals cooked for them for a small fee. Our changeover day is normally a Saturday during peak season but this may change depending on special events e.g. Christmas etc.


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Traditional wooden chalet offering a homely feel with breath-taking views.
average rating of 4.8 based on 31 reviews

Much better than the photos show, great chalet

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic base with superb views

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Chalet

  • 5 of 5

Simply wonderful!!!

Great Chalet, great surroundings with endless summer activities...

Kids loved it (and so did we).

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The chalet is perfect for families or groups. It is a short walk into The centre of Morzine

  • 5 of 5

The chalet is beautiful and far bigger than anything else we have seen. It is comfortable and well equipped.

Morzine centre is a short walk away.

Fred & Carol who look after the chalet for the owners could not be more helpful and made the whole holiday easier.

We'll certainly be back

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The property was clean, well maintained and homely

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful couple of weeks in Morzine at the beautiful chalet la Boite a Musique. We enjoyed lots of meals on the terrace with breathtaking views down the valley. The sun was out almost every day and there is so much to see and do in the Summer. Great walking, cycling, swimming, zip wiring, luge and lots of mountain restaurants were open too. We would like to have tried the golf at Les Gets but ran out of time! We even got to see the Tour de France finish in the village.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful peaceful stay at the Chalet Music Box

  • 5 of 5

The chalet is located a short walk away from morzine centre. It is a peaceful location with fabulous views accross the valley, situated in its our garden. Perfect for our young family. The chalet itself was spacious and full character.

Morzine itself is a pretty town with lots to do for all ages. We will be coming back to explore some more!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The balcony of the chalet is perfect for alfresco dining whilst enjoying the views and watching your children (if you have any) playing in the large garden. We rent the chalet all year round so you are able to enjoy all that Morzine and the surrounding mountains have to offer not just in the summer but also in the winter, spring and autumn.
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Our firm favourite!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a fun stay in Morzine. We are a family of 6 and we travelled for 10 weeks around Europe and this was our favourite place of all, kids and adults included! There is so much to do in Morzine in the summer, we could have stayed much longer. The chalet is gorgeous and comfortable, plus there is a huge garden for picnics and playing. There are even deer and goats in the adjacent field. Picture perfect mountain stay! Thanks very much Claire, we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £266.29

Prices are for the whole chalet on a self-catering basis. Bed linen and towels are available at a cost of €12 per head. End of stay cleaning provided if required at a cost of €100.

Our changeover day is normally a Saturday during peak season but this may change depending on special events e.g. Christmas etc.

Please contact me if you wish to enquire about short breaks and longer stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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