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Stunning chalet, where 17th century charm meets alpine luxury, Megeve

People14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Separate WC's1
Space 3,444 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

6 Bedroom, 6 bathroom alpine chalet, beautiful location, door to lift service

Chalet La Ferme is a beautifully renovated 17th Century Farmhouse and one of the oldest buildings in the Megeve valley. The Chalet is split in to two levels with a large open planning living area with a roaring fire place, snug room and stunning views of the Mont Blanc Range. The property is over 320m2 so space, luxury and elegance are the watchwords.

The chalet is well placed just a couple of minutes from the ski lifts of Megeve. The chalet comes with private chauffeurs and vehicles to enjoy Megeve and other local villages for skiing, dinner and drinks each evening.

The chalet can also be arranged with concierge services and full catering to make your stay as relaxing as possible.

Prices include airport pick up and drop off an in-resort driving with our private chauffeur and vehicles.

More Details

Owner
James Badgett
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
7 July, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had an excellent week. Finding somewhere for 3 generations of two families with diverse skiing abilities and appetites is not easy but the week in Megeve was hailed by all as an enormous success.



Your chalet is awesome, it worked perfectly. Much credit must go to Josh and Kirsty, they were endlessly attentive, helpful and professional. The food was excellent, I could not fault a single course of any meal. Josh's patience as chauffeur amongst frequently chaining requests was universally applauded and always with a smile. All this topped by epic snow falls!



It is now top of the list for next years skiing venue.
Jan 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains in Haute-Savoie

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3444 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • 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 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Stunning chalet, where 17th century charm meets alpine luxury, Megeve
average rating of 4.7 based on 11 reviews
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Fantastic Home For The Week

  • 5 of 5

What a get away! I came out with friends and family in April after deciding to travel as a large group which the Chalet admirably catered for.

The first thing you will notice on arrival is the stunning views from the sitting room and the open communal living area, which really formed a centre piece for our evenings. The Chalet is vast and when you wanted your own space it was easy to get lost in its labyrinth of bedrooms downstairs or spend some time in the outdoor spa.

I've been on so many ski holidays where amazing skiing was offset by moderate accommodation, but being able to enjoy the evenings as much as the days and being able to rely on the staff was pretty revolutionary. The food was excellent and the staff were warm and accommodating.

I'd honestly be hard pushed to go back to the old way of 4 bed apartment ski holidays, just doesn't compare.

10/10.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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Beautiful Chalet

  • 2 of 5

This is a beautiful chalet but service is appalling for what is meant to be luxury accommodation. Any problems then you are on your own - no one there to let you in, cleaners not turning up and the place is poorly maintained with the on site staff moaning about owner!

It could be fantastic but owner clearly not interested.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Robert, Many thanks for your feedback and apologies that not everything was at the level you expected. As the owner, I can assure you that the chalet is a great passion of mine and I spend a lot of time making sure that the level of service and maintenance is as high as possible. We usually have 3 full time members of staff, but as you know, two members of staff had to leave for personal reasons during your stay, so we had to bring in replacements at very short notice. Again, I can only apologise for these unforseen circumstances.
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Fabulous chalet & ski resort

  • 5 of 5

Two families (14 of us) stayed here and thoroughly enjoyed the spacious luxurious accommodation with cozy log fire, fantastic views and outdoor spa. It has a well equipped kitchen to facilitate communal cooking as well as the added bonus of resident chef, chauffeurs and home keeper on hand to make the stay even more relaxing. The skiing met everyone's expectations and we left wanting to explore more on our next trip! Can't wait. Thank you for letting us stay.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

What A Week!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic chalet, the photos really don't do it justice! Spacious and luxurious, it was clean and beautifully presented when we arrived and we settled in immediately. Our bed was unbelievably comfy and the baths are incredible after a day on the slopes (yes I tried them all).

The food and staff were brilliant, cooking up a storm every night. Kirsty made sure we were well looked after in the evenings and the gondolas are so easy to get to, the mornings were a breeze.

The skiing was great too, such a beautiful resort!

Couldn't recommend it more highly. 10/10.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
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Megeve's Greatest Chalet!

  • 5 of 5

New Year has never been so luxurious or fun in all my life. In fact it was so good we even created a drink called Le Megeve! This chalet is a true gem, beautifully designed and incredibly comfortable, it is fitted with all the mod con's, whilst retaining true charm and warmth which together make for an unforgettable stay. Accessible to all the local towns and main ski resorts, whilst providing peace and tranquility after a long day on the slopes, it really is the perfect house for rental. We cannot wait to visit again and enjoy all the wonders it has to offer. Thank you so much for a magical week in your chalet.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2010
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Briiliant chalet for Megeve and St Gervais

  • 5 of 5

I can thoroughly recommend this brilliant chalet which has been recently refurbished to the highest standards. The Princess gondola is just a 3 minute drive away, masses of parking there. St Gervais and Combloux are 5 minutes away.

The chalet description is totally accurate. It’s very well maintained. The two young English owners are delightful - great customer service.

It’s a very easy one hour drive from Geneva airport, motorway all the way except for 5 mins at the beginning and 10 mins at the end.

My favourite restaurant in Megeve was Chez Tante Alice. There are masses of good restaurants. You can’t go wrong.

Go for it. You’ll be delighted.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2011
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Geneva

Situated in a small hamlet on the outskirts of Megeve. Chalet La Ferme is set in an an oasis of calm yet with uninterrupted beathtaking views to be enjoyed from the large windows and 2000m2 garden.

With two private chauffeurs, vehicles and in resort driving included in the price (ski season only). Your chauffeurs can help you to explore all this beautiful valley has to offer. Our door to lift service means you can enjoy all the valley has to offer. The chalet is ideally placed close to the Princess lift of Megeve and other lifts of, Combloux and St Gervais are also very nearby. The chalet includes a fun off piste run down from Megeve pistes.

Sking: 'Domaine Évasion Montblanc', comprises: Megève itself (Mont d'Arbois, Jaillet, Rochebrune and Côte 2000), Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Combloux, La Giettaz, Les Contamines-Montjoie and Saint-Nicolas-de-Véroce. On an area of 8 km² there are 111 lifts providing access to 219 slopes totalling 445 km. 34 blacks, 82 reds, 65 blues and 38 greens. The chalet is also well placed for the resorts of Chamonix 20 mins. Evasion Diamond 10 mins

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Haute-Savoie

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Pre Christmas
1 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,200
for 4 nights
From
£800
£4,000
 
 
Christmas
18 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£12,500
for 7 nights
£12,500
 
 
New Year
28 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£15,000
for 7 nights
£15,000
 
 
January
7 Jan 2018 - 27 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£4,000
for 4 nights
From
£1,000
£5,500
 
 
Feb
28 Jan 2018 - 10 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£6,000
for 4 nights
From
£1,500
£7,500
 
 
Half Term
11 Feb 2018 - 17 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£12,500
for 7 nights
£12,500
 
 
Late Feb, Early March
18 Feb 2018 - 10 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£6,000
for 4 nights
From
£1,500
£7,500
 
 
Mid March to Mid April
11 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£6,000
for 4 nights
From
£1,500
£6,000
 
 
Spring
16 Apr 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 4 nights
From
£500
£2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 3 nights
From
£500
£2,500
£5,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £1,000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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