A well equipped second floor apartment. Enjoy the sunny balcony and beautiful mountain views, comfortable airy accommodation only 400m (5mins) from the main gondola lift, and a 10 minute stroll to the traditional unspoilt village which retains all its ‘French’ character, far removed from the purpose built resorts. 23.5K Nordic Cross country ski area and children’s sledging, on the doorstep. There are also 2 nursery slopes in the village (one of which along with a half pipe for boarders are flood lit on certain nights of the week). Over 80% of our guests rebook with us. In Summer Alpine activities for all the family include Le Pontet, leisure park on the doorstep.
Les Contamines- Mont Joie: The apartment includes balcony, bathroom with separate WC, bedroom with bunk beds, and two separate double sofa beds (with room divide) in the living room. TV/VHS Video, DVD and a CD player. The kitchen is fully equipped with oven/grill, microwave, dishwasher and fridge.
Ski locker and secure underground parking.
Guests comment that the apartment block is warm and welcoming what ever the weather.
Cleaning is included in the rental.
6 pillows, 2 single and 2 double duvets are provided. Please remember to pack your own towels/tea towels.
Linen hire can be arranged as can travel cot, pay in resort
It is a no smoking building.
There is 125 km of snow-sure pistes as well as some excellent off piste skiing; time it right and you'll be getting fresh tracks all day. The views of the Mont Blanc massif are imperious particularly when you are enjoying them in relative solitude at one of the areas great mountain restaurants. Chamonix (30mins), Megeve (20 mins) and St Garvais (10mins) offer Skiing for all levels.
In summer its perfect for outdoor adventures; a walker's, climber's and mountain bikers' paradise with miles of marked trails and routes.
In addition Summer activities at the Pontet Leisure Park include, volley ball , miniature golf, driving range, archery, championship tennis courts, adventure playground and a small boating lake and paddling area, trampoline, tree walking, Not to mention the rock climbing school, pony riding, mountaineering and parapenting, there is something for all ages, interests and level of experience. St Gervais has; summer outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts.
Les Contamines-Montjoie area: There are a multitude of places to visit nearby, the best known of which are Chamonix (30 mins), Megeve (20 mins), Lake Annecy (1 hr), Geneva (1hr), the medieval village of Yvoire (1 1/4 hrs), Evian (1 1/2 hrs). The Haute Savoie is renowned for many speciality dishes such as the fondue Savoyarde, tartiflette, pierrade and raclette.Les Contamines is proud of its baroque churches and traditional architecture. A 20-30 minute stroll from Cimes Dor, along the river will take you to Notre Dame de la Gorge, a baroque church rebuilt in 1699. We can recommend the food and open fire atmosphere of La Vieille Auberge just below the chapel of Notre Dame.The Village church is 18th Century Baroque.
The town of St Gervais (10minsdrive) is renowned for its Thermal spa, with its wide range of treatments.