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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Sainte Foy Tarentaise Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Ideal location for family ski holidays and summer activity holidays

Chalets sur la Montagne are delightful, wood- and stone-built Savoyard ski chalets and apartments, nestled on the mountainside at Sainte Foy ski resort. They have spectacular views across the Tarentaise valley to the Aiguille Rouge and Mont Pourri mountains, and are just a short walk from the pistes. As they are private homes, the properties have a very high quality of furnishings and equipment throughout with plenty of storage space. There's very efficient electric heating and plenty of hot water. A good selection of books, videos, and games are provided. Please note that the chalets are strictly NON-SMOKING and pets are not accepted.

Ski schools and children: Ski schools: The ESF ski school is like many other things in Ste Foy: small, friendly and intimate! The instructors in the ESF have a great record of successful teaching of our friends, family and guests. We can also arrange off-piste instruction and guiding.

Children: The Chalets sur la Montagne properties are a particularly suitable base for a holiday with children being perfectly placed to ski in probably the most child friendly resort in the world: Ste. Foy! Ski passes for the under 7’s are free.

The well equipped crèche takes those over 3 years and can link up with the ski school so that your children can be entertained and cared for from 9AM to 5PM should you so wish. Ste Foy is a resort where parents can ski with the peace of mind that their children are in good hands.

There is an exceptionally good state registered child minder who will take the under 3’s who lives 5 minutes drive away from the Chalet or we can arrange for childcare at the Chalet.

Non skiers: Non-skiers are well catered for with facilities for cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, dog-sledding, ice-climbing, ice-fishing, ice-skating and swimming nearby. Or why not just relax on the sunny balcony at the Chalet, and leave the strenuous activities to others. Shoppers will enjoy a stroll around the shops and weekly markets at the major resorts.

Summer: There are numerous walking and mountain bike routes in the area, to suit all levels of ability. In the peak summer months of July and August, many of the ski lifts in the neighbouring resorts of Les Arcs, Val d’Isère and Tignes are open to cyclists and walkers to allow access to the high mountains without the hard work of climbing them! For walkers, we are also very close to the Vanoise National Park with its unique and varied flora and fauna.

In addition to walking and mountain biking, there are numerous other activities available within easy reach, including river sports (canoeing, white water rafting, hydro speeding, cannoning), skiing, golf, horse riding, tennis, fishing, bird watching and rock climbing. Cultural interests include the Baroque church trail, the local Vins de Savoie vineyards, concerts in a variety of venues and many local fêtes which take place throughout the summer.

More Details

Details for Chalet Mercer 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathrooms

Chalet Mercer is a charming 75m² apartment with ground floor access and spectacular views across the rooftops of the Tarentaise valley and Aiguille Rouge and Mont Pourri mountains. It has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6-8. There is a sofa bed in the lounge and an extra child's bed can be added if required. The chalet is self-catered but a catering delivery service is available in the winter season.
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Sue MacInnes

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 1999
Speaks english, french
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Property Reviews

Chalet Mercer
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Chalet Mercer
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p9640?uni_id=69009
+33 479069583
Sainte Foy Tarentaise Val d'Isere - Tignes - Sainte Foy
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Chalet Mercer

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
The chalet was perfect for our family, cosy, warm and close to the slopes. Before we left our children were planning our next stay!! We hope to be back next season, thank you
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Map

Nearest Airport
200 Kilometres
Lyon, Geneva, Grenoble, Chambery
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Calais, Le Havre
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Bourg St Maurice
Nearest Motorway
65 Kilometres
Albertville
Car: not necessary

We are nestled on the side of the mountain at 1550 metres altitude, close to the slopes and resort centre at Sainte Foy in the Tarentaise valley in the French Alps. We are ideally placed for winter ski holidays at Sainte Foy Tarentaise and the nearby resorts of Val d'Isere, Tignes, Les Arcs and La Rosiere and for walking holidays, cycling holidays and mountain biking in the summer. The stunning flora and fauna of the Vanoise National Park is just a short drive away. We are a comfortable 10-hour drive from the Channel. If you prefer to fly, Geneva and Lyon airports are 3 hours away, Grenoble 2½ hours and Chambery 2 hours. All airports are served by one of the low cost airlines as well as the national carriers. Eurostar runs direct services from Waterloo or Ashford to Bourg St Maurice during the winter.

Other Activities: Dog sledding, white water sports, canyoning

Ski: Winter Sports: All our chalets are situated in the heart of the small ski resort of Sainte Foy Tarentaise which gives you the most fantastic choice of downhill winter sports! Some guests choose to ski a different resort each day; others choose to ski the world famous Val d'Isère - Tignes circuit without paying world famous resort prices or enduring world famous resort commercialisation!

You are just a 100m walk from the off-piste paradise of Sainte Foy: it's uncrowded and the powder can last untracked for days. It’s also a perfect place for children and beginners as well as for a relaxing ski holiday away from the crowds. You can drive to the Espace Killy in 20 minutes at Tignes Les Brévières and to the Les Arcs area in 15 minutes at Villaroger.

Lift Passes: Sainte Foy offers one of the cheapest lift passes in the French Alps. It also allows you a half-price day pass at Val d'Isère, Tignes and Les Arcs and La Rosiere.

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Availability & Rates

Sainte Foy Tarentaise Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Summer
Jun 28 2014 - Aug 31 2014
€180
€900
3 nights
 
 
Christmas
Dec 20 2014 - Dec 26 2014
€2,400
7 nights
 
 
New Year
Dec 27 2014 - Jan 2 2015
€2,950
7 nights
 
 
Low season
Jan 3 2015 - Jan 30 2015
€240
€300
Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,200
3 nights
 
 
Mid-season
Jan 31 2015 - Feb 6 2015
€290
€363
Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,450
3 nights
 
 
High season
Feb 7 2015 - Feb 13 2015
€2,400
7 nights
 
 
Half term
Feb 14 2015 - Feb 20 2015
€2,950
7 nights
 
 
High season
Feb 21 2015 - Mar 6 2015
€2,400
7 nights
 
 
Mid-season
Mar 7 2015 - Mar 27 2015
€320
€400
Fri,Sat,Sun
€1,600
3 nights
 
 
Easter
Mar 28 2015 - Apr 12 2015
€2,100
7 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes In addition there is a tourist tax of 0.30 cents per night per person aged 13 and over. Bed linen, towels and end-of-stay cleaning are included.
Flexible dates and short breaks considered in off-peak periods
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Amenities

Sainte Foy Tarentaise Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 0
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 75 m²
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Toilet Paper
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Activities Guide
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Linens Provided
  • Sofa Bed
  • Basic Soaps
  • Living Room
  • Laundry Soap
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Internet ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Kitchen
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Ensuite to the double bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , En suite shower & WC
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • There are 3 bedrooms at Mercer: one double with ensuite shower and two twin rooms. There is space in one of the twin rooms for an extra mattress.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Massage
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • churches
  • museums
  • forests
  • coin laundry
  • waterfalls
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • sledding
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountaineering
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • mountain biking
  • fly fishing
  • fishing
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • paragliding
  • golf
  • skiing
  • cycling
  • mountain climbing
  • freshwater fishing
  • roller blading
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