|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
La Grange, offered by Alps Accommodation Samoens, is a truly impressive, farmhouse conversion, offering guests over 200m2 of pure, alpine luxury. Located in the pretty and quiet Samoens hamlet of Vercland, situated just a 4 minute walk from the Vercland telecabine and piste and a couple of bars and restaurants. The beautifully renovated, 6 bedroom, 3 bathroom farmhouse property cleverly arranged over 3 floors, sleeps up to 13 guests. Its elevated position affords stunning views over the Giffre valley and Samoens centre, just 2 minutes by car, and its magnificent interior has been stylishly designed to the highest quality and detail, ensuring maximum comfort throughout. The local telecabine, chosen by many locals for its’ limited queues, takes you directly to Samoens 1600, ensuring instant access to the Grand Massif ski area.
Oozing with sophistication and style, La Grange still maintains a warm, mountain character. A central stone fireplace, exposed wooden beams and winding staircase leading to the upper levels are just some of the properties features. La Grange is the perfect mix of Savoyard charm and pure luxury; your definite home from home for your winter or summer holiday in the Alps.
As you enter the chalet, to your right is the superbly equipped kitchen, its long, stone-topped work bench providing plenty of preparation space for your group’s budding chef. The kitchen is fitted with a full-size fridge with large freezer compartment, a full-size oven and four-burner induction hob, combination oven/microwave, and dishwasher. There are ample cupboards and cabinets for storage and all the cooking and serving utensils you could possibly need, including a fondue and raclette set so you can enjoy some traditional Savoyard cooking.
To your left and past the apartment’s central feature - a beautiful, stone fireplace - is the bright and spacious open-plan living and dining room. The long wooden dining table seats large groups comfortably and there is also a colourful kiddies table just under the staircase. When it’s time to relax lounge in front of the fire on a wintery night, or kick back in one of two other incredibly comfy sofas while enjoying a DVD or some satellite television viewing on the large, flat screen TV. There is also a great collection of books to choose from as well as games and playing cards. WiFi Internet is of course available throughout the apartment and there is even a small study area. Or just relax with a book in one of three large armchairs, two of which look out through huge windows onto grazing pastures and the mountain beyond.
La Grange boasts 6 spacious bedrooms, all of which have been furnished with only the highest quality fixtures and fittings and with a design detail that really adds to the charm and luxury of this beautiful, alpine retreat. Bedroom 1, a king size room (bed 160cm x 200cm) is located on the apartment’s lower level. Space and luxury abounds with room for a large wardrobe as well as a study table. The room has a private ensuite bathroom with shower and WC. There is ample storage space for all your toiletries on the shelving unit and built in vanity unit with basin. There is a heated towel rack and extra hanging space and TV.
Up the stairs and to the left is Bedroom 2, another lovely king size room, which affords stunning views of the Giffre valley through its huge wall-sized window. This room is equipped with office/study, a large wardrobe and also TV for DVD viewing. Just next door is the apartment’s second bathroom, with shower and WC. Across the landing you will find Bedroom 3 a lovely triple room with single bed and full-size bunk bed. There are shelves for storage, a charming wooden bench seat, TV for DVD viewing, and also access to a balcony overlooking the fields behind the farmhouse and mountain beyond.
Bedroom 4, is the family room just next door and consists of another king size bed, plus a beautiful wooden cot can be provided for a baby. This incredibly spacious room also gives access onto the balcony and is equipped with a large flat screen TV, cosy armchair, and large wardrobe. Bedrooms 3 and 4 share the third bathroom, a large and luxurious space with WC, and bath with overhead shower.
A second, smaller staircase leads to the upper mezzanine level where Bedrooms 5 and 6 are located. Experience loft-style living in these two charming twin rooms, each with two single beds and plenty of storage space.
La Grange has private, off-road parking, a large and secure ski locker with heated boot rack and also benefits from a lovely outdoor space. There is a table and chairs beside an authentic stone basin with water running direct from the source, where you can enjoy the summer months looking out over the Giffre valley below.
The chalet is situated in the hamlet of Vercland, Samoens, 4 minutes walk to the Vercland gondola to take you up to Samoens 1600. There is a free and regular ski bus that stops at the gondola and takes you to the villages of Samoens and Morillon during the day (2km away). Samoens is the only ski resort classified by the registry of historic monuments, hence the beautiful village and surrounding area is protected and hasn’t been spoilt by mass tourism. Samoens ski area is part of the Grand Massif which is one the largest ski areas in Europe, joining with Flaine, Morillon, Les Carroz and Sixt, comprising of over 265 km of piste. In addition, the chalet and Samoens are just 1 hour’s drive from Geneva airport and is one of the closest ski resorts from Calais.The summers are amazing here and the scenery is as breathtaking. It is a perfect resort for an individual or family activity holiday, with waterfalls, mountain lakes, rafting, hiking, biking, adventure parks all walking distance.
Other Activities: snowboarding, rafting, canoeing, climbing, quad bikes, parapenting, adventure park
Golf: There are some fantastic golf courses within easy reach of Samoens, the nearest being Les Gets at only 10km away. You can enjoy a round of golf on an excellent course whilst enjoying spectacular views of Mont Blanc in the back ground. Also nearby we have Flaine golf course and a little further away, but still within 1 hour drive from Samoens there is Chamonix golf course.
In Samoens there is a fantastic driving range onto water as well as an Astroturf putting green.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$534|