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Luxurious and cosy chalet in the centre of Davos, 5 minutes walk to skiing

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 4 in two bedrooms, each with a double bed and its own bathroom

Built in 1899, the Silverbirch Chalet is a charming and romantic traditional Swiss chalet of approximately 85 square meters. Completely renovated and furnished to the highest standards in 2010, the chalet comfortably sleeps 4 in two double bedrooms, each with its own bathroom.

* Short walk to skiing lifts, restaurants/bars, shopping, ski-rental

* Cosy and chic interior with top-quality interior and furnishings

* Fully equipped modern kitchen

* Broadband Wi-Fi throughout chalet, Bose iPod sound system

* Ultra-flat screen TV's (with internet, USB ports) in each bedroom

* Private garage parking for one car

* Luxury towels and linens

* Canadian goose-down mattresses and duvets

* Enclosed private garden (400 M2)

* Two balconies

* Wood stove (firewood included)

AVAILABLE FOR WEEKLY (SAT-SAT) RENTAL ONLY.

Visit us at www.silverbirchchalet.com for more pictures and information.

More Details

Owner
Leigh Nicholson
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
28 July, 2017

About Leigh Nicholson

We lived in Switzerland for many years and fell in love with the mountains, enjoying a couple of seasons in the chalet in Davos before moving to Amsterdam. We don't visit as often as we would like, however we are very happy to share our home-away-from-home with fellow mountain enthusiasts.

Leigh Nicholson purchased this chalet in 2008

Why Leigh Nicholson chose Prättigau/Davos

We are avid skiers and summer hikers who enjoyed visiting Davos often, however we struggled to find chalet accommodations as there are very few of the original cosy and charming chalets left. We were closely involved in every step of the renovation to ensure that the chalet retained it's classic alpine feel, while offering modern luxuries.

What makes this chalet unique

The chalet is well situated, but it is quiet and peaceful: being centrally located one can walk to everything, but it is also secluded, away from the street on it's own private wooded and fenced lot. Being able to park the car and not drive anywhere during our stays is a delight.

Location

Nearest Airport
145 Kilometres
Zurich, Switzerland
Nearest Golf
500 Metres
Davos Golf Club
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Davos Dorf Station
Nearest Ski
100 Metres
Parsenn Lift (Davos-Klosters ski area)
Car: not necessary

Davos is truly a year-round resort village, deep in the Swiss Alps.

In Winter:

Davos-Klosters ski region is the biggest and most 'snow-sure' in Switzerland, with 6 ski areas to choose from providing over 320 km of slopes, the largest of which is only 6 minutes walk from the chalet. Many other ski areas, such as St. Moritz and Lenzerheide are easily accessible by car. Other winter activities in Davos include:

* Ice skating (6 minutes walk from the chalet)

* Horseback riding / horse and carriage trips

* Ice climbing

* Free ride skiing

* Nordic / Cross country skiing

* Snowshoe trekking

* Wellness

In Summer:

Davos is popular as a hiking and walking destination, featuring hundreds of kilometres of marked trails in addition to being renown for spectacular alpine golf (the Davos 18-hole par 68 is a short walk from the chalet). However, mountain biking, Nordic Walking, paragliding, rock climbing, tennis, and horseback riding are some of the other activities.

Other Activities: Alpine & Cross-county skiing, Sledding

Golf: Seven minutes walk from the chalet is the Golf Club Davos (18 hole, par 68, altitude 1650m above sea level) offering spectacular mountain play, open from end May until mid-Oct.

There is also a 9 hole course in Klosters, 10 minutes drive from the chalet.

In the region, there are 6 other mountain golf courses less than a one hour drive from Davos.

Ski: Davos-Klosters ski region is one of the largest and most 'snow-sure' in Switzerland, with 6 ski areas to choose from. The largest of these, is a short walk from the chalet. A short public bus ride through the village (the bus stop is 5 minutes walk from the chalet) takes you to the Jacobshorn or Schatzalp ski areas. Also accessible by public bus (10-15 minutes) is the Rinerhorn and Pischa ski areas. Farther down the valley in Klosters, is the Madrisa ski area. Many other ski areas, such as St. Moritz and Lenzerheide are easily accessible by car.

Alpine ski overview:

Highest ski pistes: 2844m

Kilometres of Pistes: 320km

Lifts: 55,

Slopes: 30% Beginner,

40% Intermediate,

30% Advanced

Cross-country overview:

Davos provides 46km of prepared ski-skating and 77km of prepared classical cross-country ski trails (including the FIS Nordic World Cup loop), with 2.5km of lighted night trails.

The main village loop passes 50m from the chalet.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Davos in Prättigau/Davos District

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Each bedroom features a handmade classic alpine bed, with down mattress and duvets. Large wall-mounted flat-screen TVs with internet and reading chairs make each bedroom a cosy and private space. We are happy to provide an infant bed on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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Luxurious and cosy chalet in the centre of Davos, 5 minutes walk to skiing
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Sweet week in a chalet

  • 5 of 5

A little town of Davos, big and impressive Alps around, sunny days but frosty evenings, a little cozy chalet, a chimney, a bit of romance…our stay in one word was sweet. If you wanna get out at least for some time from a busy bustling and noisy cities, to get some time for yourself – that’s a perfect place. Though the chalet isn’t huge it has everything one might need. And it’s lovely, with its fireplace, two bedrooms, wooden furniture and modern equipment. It was our second stay there and I hope we’ll get back there in the future, because we fell totally in love with this chalet.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 16, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Davos, 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
 
WINTER
23 Dec 2017 - 7 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,127
for 7 nights
£3,127
 
 
SPRING
8 Apr 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,876
for 7 nights
£1,876
 
 
SUMMER
3 Jun 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,948
for 7 nights
£2,948
 
 
AUTUMN
26 Aug 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,876
for 7 nights
£1,876
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,233
for 7 nights
£2,233
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £446.68

Visit us at www.silverbirchchalet.com for more pictures and detailed information.

- Maximum occupancy is four people.
- Rental period is weekly, Saturday to Saturday. Check-in time is 16.00 CET. Check-out time is 10.00 CET.

This is a non-smoking chalet and pets are not permitted.

Included in the price:
* private use of the chalet and property
* final cleaning to take plac

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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