Chateau d'Oex Chalet Rental Photos and Description
Ideal for summer or winter holidays roomy enough for families or friends sharing
This 3* rated chalet is a cosy home from home ideal for mountain holidays all year round in the valley going up from Gruyere to Gstaad. The chalet is perfect for relaxing or as a base for summer or winter activities in the village and surrounding areas. It is only a short walk into the French speaking village of Château d'Oex and boarders the German speaking Gstaad Region (10 mins). All areas are easily accessed by car, foot or the renowned panoramic Berniese Oberland railway close by. We leave the chalet well equipped and comfortable for our guests including linen, satellite TV, games, books, CD's, DVD's and even sledges to keep all ages entertained. The first floor consists of the main living area with a balcony offering an uninterrupted view of the valley and mountains.The lounge and dining room/kitchen area create convivial open plan living. A twin bedroom opens onto the balcony,and there is a study/single bedroom with piano. There is also a shower/toilet on this floor. Upstairs is a double and a twin bedroom. The ground floor has a garage with ski & boot racks,a twin bedroom & bathroom.
Equipment Hire and Things to Do: Sporting equipment may be hired from various sports shops in Château d'Oex
The Tourist Board is very helpful regarding events in the village and the surrounding areas occurring during your stay. They will be happy to assist in any bookings.
In summer one can Swim, play Pool, Bowling, horse ride, go on walks, visit museums, sporting events and music recitals, take train rides and cycle. Choose to visit the Balloon Museum and the local Museum of traditions, Cheese cellars, have an overnight stay on a cheese making farm in the mountains - a real 'Heidi' experience. All are local or travel further afield to the Gruyere7 Cheese Museum or the Cailler Chocolate museum. If you prefer shopping then Bulle is a larger centre and of course Gstaad.
In winter there are all the winter sports to experience or have a spa day in one of the bigger hotels.
There is a book of excursions visitors have enjoyed. We appreciate any contributions to this book.
We hope you enjoy your stay in our Chalet. We have left it as we would hope to find it, with most things you may need.
There is a selection of books in English, French and German you are welcome to read. Feel free to swap books. There are also some videos to entertain. If you wish to hire videos/DVD's you can do so from Media d'en Haut in the village. There are several board games and cards available for your enjoyment. Also a Radio/CD player if you wish to listen to music.
We would greatly appreciate any comments we can add to this web site for others to read.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible