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Wonderful and bright charming, renovated, and with a lot of charm

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
chalet
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Ormont-Dessus Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Dreamy chalet "unique in the world and close to everything." Nice view

This high mountain chalet from the 18th century offers a modern renovation that has respected the building original style. It has a sought-after decoration, a mountain spirit, all the comforts, and authenticity. The chalet has been constantly published (magazines, decoration sites, and television programs). It has a south-facing location: bright from sunrise to sunset. There are 2 terraces with a wonderful view over the plains and the mountains. It is very quiet, in the middle of nature, 10 min away from the Diablerets station. There is a good transport connection to the Villars station. The chalet is 30 min away from Gstaad and Montreux. We offer a flexible rental for using 2 or 3 bedrooms (different rate). The minimum stay is 1 week. The chalet with a permanent moderate temperature is heated by Minérgie standard, using geothermal energy and a heating pump. There is a double-oriented fireplace between the living room and dining room, creating a magic atmosphere. In all seasons, sporty and non-sporty people can enjoy all the facilities located nearby. The region offers a large variety of activities. There are interesting places for children and adults. The owners will share with their clients all the good plans and addresses.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Catherine Holinger
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 27, 2016

About Catherine Holinger

We are a couple that loves the mountain, the architecture, and the decoration.

Catherine Holinger purchased this chalet in 2010

Why Catherine Holinger chose Switzerland

We fell in love with the property. The renovation of this small farmhouse from the 18th century was a challenge. We did not want to change its wonderful aspect. We created larger spaces and employed local artisans. Families, friends, and clients will feel like home. During winter, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, skiing trips, and snowshoes. In the summer, you will enjoy the mountain biking trips and many musical and tourist activities for children and adults.

What makes this chalet unique

The chalet has been published many times (TV, magazines, and decoration sites). The renovation has been carried out by architects respecting the original style of the chalet. It offers a wonderful view, a unique calm, and a "unique location in the world." It is very close to the station and there is a parking space in the chalet

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Wonderful and bright charming, renovated, and with a lot of charm
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Absolutely Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was fantastic! The chalet is even nicer than the pictures. There are so many neat details in the decoration to be enjoyed. The amenities are all very high end and modern, while at the same time there are really interesting antiques providing loads of character. The owner was extremely helpful and easy to reach for any needs during our stay. We definitely hope to be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice testimony. Nice that your whole family had a great time: grand-parents, parents and babies! We are loockinfg forward for your next stay..
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5

Sérénité

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 6 weeks, a mix of holidays and work (my workplace is 1 h drive away). W hiked cool places within a few minutes drive; I wrote research projects on a terrasse with a peaceful view; but overall we enjoyed the mix of tradition and modern style inside the chalet. No doubt this place has a mind !

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Quel plaisir de lire que notre chalet vous aie donné de l'inspiration pour votre travail. Un philosophe, un économiste et un photographe, comme vous, ont trouvé énergie et inspiration dans cette atmosphère que vous décrivez si bien. Grand merci pour votre si sympathique témoignage. A très bientôt!
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5

un endroit de rêve

  • 5 of 5

Tout est fait pour vous permettre de vous reposer et de profiter de la Suisse et de ses bienfaits: un lieu à couper le souffle et une vue à plus de 180 ° sur les sommets, un chalet remarquable, adorable, comme on l'imagine avec un niveau de prestations de très haut niveau sans oublier la proximité des pistes de ski ou de Gstaad, Montreux, Vevey, ... Une détox pour notre quotidien...

Sans oublier les propriétaires qui sont des personnes de gout et d'une très grande gentillesse.

Nous y reviendrons avec un grand plaisir.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "detoxe, panorama et proximité" quelle belle définition de votre séjour . À bientôt
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5

Ein Bijou abseits vom Rummel

  • 5 of 5

Das Chalet ist ein wunderbarer Ort um vom Alltag abzuschalten. Die Ruhe und das Ambiente im Haus ist sensationell!

Wir waren begeistert von der Austattung und dem Komfort. Alles ist sehr liebevoll dekoriert und mit viel Geschmack ausgewählt.

Wer dies zu schätzen weis, ist an dem Ort gut aufgehoben.

Die Einkaufsmöglichkeiten sind sehr gut und die Gegend bietet viele Möglichkeiten für Skifahrer und Wanderer.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ihre Beschreibung ist so total was wir unseren Gästen anbieten können. Wir freuen uns sehr auf Ihrem nächsten Aufenthalt. Freundliche Grüsse und bis bald Catherine Holinger
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5

Chalet authentique, revisité avec confort moderne, superbe emplacement, propriétaires diligents

  • 5 of 5

Un chalet d'antan, réorganisé aux besoins de la vie d'aujourd'hui, pour voyageurs de passage exigeants, tant dans la praticité que dans la qualité des matériaux employés.

L'endroit est habilement réarrangé, chaque petit espace a été optimisé. Certes, il faut faire parfois un peu attention car certains passages sont un peu exigus, mais tout cela est en rapport avec le chalet d'origine agricole, qu'un large séjour en plafond cathédrale vient compenser cette impression succincte.

Le chalet donne sur une vallée impressionnante, une vue qui donne vers le lointain, aux gré des couleurs changeantes selon les aléas de la montagne. Deux belles baies vitrées donnent un joli spectacle vice versa, tandis qu'une autre ouverture quadrille le versant avec un arbre sinueux, habilement pensé si bien qu'on croirait à un tableau. Des éléments de montagne, patins et skis, cloches et couvertures de l'armée suisse viennent donner une petite note du passé.

Trois biches sont venu matin et soir brouter à une douzaine de mètres du chalet, ce qui prouve sa tranquillité.

Une impression de calme, de beauté naturelle, une quiétude de l'intérieur pour apprécier le dehors.

Et des propriétaires très accueillants, attentifs et courtois.

Ce qui est plutôt agréable. Et rare.

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastique chalet dans un environnement calme

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une semaine en famille dans ce fantastique chalet, l architecture est soignée et moderne, fidèle aux photos et tout est très bien penseé pour un séjour inoubliable.

Les propriétaires ont tout fait pour rendre cette location facile et souple.

Bien qu il faille une voiture pour descendre aux Diablerets centre , c est très rapide et pas vraiment un inconvénient car en contre partie, le chalet bénéficie d une magnifique vue sur la campagne environnante et un grand jardin pour les enfants.

Encore merci !

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grand merci pour votre sympathique témoignage. Sommes ravis que vous ayez apprécié le lieu et son environnement. A bientôt!
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Map

Nearest Airport
125 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
The Diablerets centre
Nearest Golf
28 Kilometres
Aigle
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Le Rosex
Nearest Motorway
28 Kilometres
Aigle
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Kilometres
Beau-Séjour
Nearest Ski
4 Kilometres
The Diablerets
Nearest Beach
32 Kilometres
Villeneuve
Car: necessary

Quitter, A9 motorway, E27, Aigle exit. Go through Aigle direction the Diablerets. 1 km ahead, you will find Rosex. Turn right and continue on the Voëttes route. The chalet is approximately 1 km ahead (see map). Surrounding restaurants: - L'Ours Restaurant located in Vers l'Eglise - Les Viaux Restaurant in the Diablerets - La Grange Restaurant in the Diableretswww.lesdiablerets.ch

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Rates & Availability

Ormont-Dessus Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CHF
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Automne
Sep 25 2016 - Dec 10 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,625
 
 
Hiver
Dec 11 2016 - Apr 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,216
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,428
 

Additional information about rental rates

Nettoyage $197
Stay tax CHF3 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Linge de maison sur demande CHF 25.- par personne

1/3 à la réservation et le solde 1 mois avant la date d'arrivée.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Ormont-Dessus Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Ski Locker
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Flexibility: rent 2 or 3 bedrooms for a different rate. Each bedroom has a large 160 x 200-cm bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Parasol
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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