Find nature and serenity between lake and mountains, 5 minutes from the villages of La Balme and Sillingy and 20 minutes from the historic center of Annecy and its lake.
Stay in a 19th century farmhouse, completely renovated and offering great comfort. Owners who have lived for years on three continents Africa, Asia and America have brought back objects that give the rooms and the house a personalized decoration inviting to the trip. The house was designed to provide a warm and welcoming atmosphere, it was the project of departure of the new owners since January 2018.
The farm has stone walls 80 cm thick, well insulated and protects from the hot summer. In winter, excellent insulation and underfloor heating ensure great comfort.
The region - Annecy and the Alps
It takes a week or more to discover the region. To cite some avenues of discovery:
• the old town of Annecy, the Venice of the Alps, the surrounding mountains with the Aravis massif, the Bauges or excursions around the lake on the Semnoz.
• the proximity of Switzerland for a day trip, Geneva and the shore of Lake Geneva to Montreux.
• The south shore of Lake Geneva, with Yvoire, Thonon or Evian.
• Closer to La Ferme de La Balme, the Bauges region, farm visits and regional gastronomy.
• Sports activities abound: hiking, climbing, sailing, paragliding, mountain biking, or simply swimming in the purest lake in Europe.
Provision of the kitchen for meals that can be taken on the terrace or in the living room / kitchen in case of rain.
Preferably, arrivals (after 4pm) and departures (before 11am) are on Saturdays and rentals are scheduled for the week, however see the dates available for shorter bookings.
The owners come occasionally to take care of the garden or the property, without disturbing the tenants of course (pool maintenance, lawn, vegetable garden).
A large terrace, a garden of 6000 m2, a vegetable garden and greenhouse where the owners practice permaculture, a pool available (some rules apply).
Reception: on your arrival the owners will give you all the necessary information, tips for going out in the area, wifi access, etc.
Deposit: a deposit of € 500 euros is required upon arrival - it will be refunded at the end of the stay.
No public transportation near the farm, a car is recommended to visit the area.
The Bali Room
It is the largest room of La Ferme, with bathroom en suite.
Furnished and decorated on the theme of travel in Indonesia and Bali, you will find sweetness and serenity in the heart of the Alps.
• King Size Double Bed
• Wardrobe / Wardrobe
• Private bathroom with bath and shower
• Two windows that overlook the countryside and mountains
• Area of the suite: 48 m2
This double room offers the warm atmosphere of Africa with items collected in West and Southern Africa.
A large King size double bed, wardrobe, window opening onto the countryside and mountains.
Shower room on the same floor, shared with the Haute-Savoie room. Separate toilets.
Two single beds in 90 for this Savoyard chalet-style room, decorated in the colors of the region.
Shower room on the same floor, shared with Savane room. Separate toilets.
Note that some parts of the house are inaccessible (office - laundry) and that the owners come occasionally to take care of the garden or the property, without disturbing the tenants of course (pool maintenance, lawn, vegetable garden).
The rental is not planned for the organization of events such as weddings, baptisms, etc. with important groups.