Chamonix Apartment Rental Photos and Description
3 Bedroom 2 Bath Apartment Sleeps 8 plus a 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Apartment Sleeps 4
This luxury superb residence is located in the centre of Chamonix in magnificent new chalet residence very central but set in its own grounds and therefore enjoys peaceful surroundings. It offers the most fabulous views of Mont Blanc from the gardens. The apartments not only benefit from their location but also the nearby facilities - just outside the building there is a free bus stop to take you to all the ski areas as well as being a minute walk to the abundance of eating and drinking venues in the centre of Chamonix. It is ideally positioned for the ski lifts too - only 5 minutes walk to the Aiguille du Midi cable car, Les Planards and Le Savoy ski lifts and also to the Maison de la Montagne - the main ski school in Chamonix. The railway station is about 2 minute walk on foot. On the ground floor of the building there is a good Savoyard restaurant, an excellent bakery and friendly ski-shop. Across the square there is a launderette and a English speaking brassery.
Mountaineering, Climbing, Hillwalking, Biking : Chamonix is THE renowned Alpine capital for mountaineering, climbing and hillwalking, offering hot rock, high mountains, superb granite and miles of limestone cliffs in Summer. Most documented crags and many mountain routes are equipped or have abseil points in place. There is incredible quality and choice of mountain routes at all levels of difficulty, including Europe's highest peak, Mont Blanc (4810m). Winter climbers will also enjoy an exhilarating array of ice falls, ice routes, mixed and snow routes; and there are dozens of guide books and hundreds of local guides available to make your adventure safe, memorable and enjoyable. Indoor climbing is also available. Hillwalkers and Trekkers can enjoy dozens of day treks from Chamonix, making use of the extensive lift system should they choose, including legs from the Tour du Mont Blanc and walkers' Haute Route. A network of mountain bike trails has also been established in the valley; and downhillers can take on the pistes!
Kids' Activities: Chamonix is ideally suited for families with children of all ages. The pedestrianised environment allows for pleasant stress-free strolling with children, and the area is generally very manageable for children's buggies. In summer, the Planards ski area in the centre of town plays host to a variety of children's outdoor activities, including the 'luge d'ete' - summer toboggan run - not to be missed! There are also a number of high-standard local playgrounds; a river-side beach area at 'Paradise des Praz'; Pony Club; Karting; Skate Park; Mini Golf; Tennis Club; Mini-Club Sportif (children's activity club); an Alpine Zoo; and don't miss the puppies at the St Bernard Breeding centre. The municipal 'Richard Bozon' sports centre in the town centre (site of the first Winter Olympics in 1924) boasts indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a water slide, and a lake with picnic/sunbathing area; the nearby valley-floor woods at Les Bois also offer gentle walks and plenty of picnic opportunities.
Can also organize your airport transfers, ski lessons, lift passes and you can get up to 20% discount off you equipment hire.
Details for AstoriaA 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Half Bathrooms
- pets considered
- non smoking only
- Low Allergen Environment
- children welcome
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Events Allowed