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Chalet with large garden ideal for families

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

5 double bedrooms, 2 shower rooms, sleeps maximum of 11

Sous Le Saix is a traditional Savoyard chalet with great views over three floors situated on the edge of Chatel village which is a lovely Savoyard ski village nestling at 1200 metres. 1480m2 of land and fields surrounds the chalet making this a perfect place for both summer and winter holidays. The river Drance is 400m away.

The nearest ski lifts are 1km away in Chatel with direct access to the vast French/Swiss ski area of The Portes du Soleil (Avoriaz Morzine Champery Morgins). A free bus service operates (bus stop 50 m from the chalet) to the centre of Chatel and ski ing which runs every 20 mins approx during the day. The large and flat garden is ideal for children to play .

The Supermarket Intermarche is 300m away.

We have been skiing in the region for many years and will be very happy to provide local information (ski schools, babysitters, restaurants, etc..)

Skiing Information: Chalet Sous le Saix is ideally situated in The Portes du Soleil region on the French Swiss border which is the largest linked ski area in Europe. It includes Avoriaz, Morzine, Les gets, Chatel, La Chapelle, Les Crosets, Champery, Morgins and Torgon. Skiing conditions are good all season with the highest pistes being in Avoriaz at about 2450 metres.Local bus service runs regularly.

Summer Information: Chalet Sous Le Saix is perfectly situated for a summer holiday with a great range of activities and sports including walking mountain biking tennis swimming horse riding rafting and paragliding. Lake Geneva is close by and offers all types of sailing and water sports. The lift system is open for walking and mountain biking in the summer season and it carries bikes up if you don't fancy the hard work!

The Chalet has a large level garden which is surrounded by fields and is ideal for children

More Details

Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018


La Chapelle-d'Abondance Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - shower
    Toilet 1 - toilet
    Toilet 2 - toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Main bedroom - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , bed 160cm
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Kids bedroom - 3 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed and 1 single
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Accommodation includes: First Floor: lounge with fire place dining area and american style kitchen and separate WC. Large balcony accessed from lounge and kitchen. Five Double Bedrooms as follows: Top Floor: 2 doubles and a kids bedroom with 3 beds (2 bunks,1 pull out).Shower room and WC. Large balcony Basement : 2 double bedrooms with double beds. Separate shower room.WC.Mud Room. Childrens toys available. High chair, baby bath and cot for baby. The Chalet is centrally heated.


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Chalet with large garden ideal for families
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

fantastic traditional french chalet

  • 5 of 5

Had a very enjoyable week at this Chalet which is just on the edge of Chatel village.Great ski ing and snow boarding close by with lots of great runs to choose from. Wonderful views from the Chalet as well.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2010
  • Stayed: February 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
880 Kilometres
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
70 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
Thonon Les Bains
Car: necessary

Chatel is a traditional Savoyard farming village and Ski Resort nestling at 1200 metres next to the Swiss border and with fantastic skiing and is linked directly to Avoriaz and the Portes du Soleil with 650km of pistes.

Other Activities: River Rafting, Sailing and Water Skiing on Lake Geneva


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $492.25

30% deposit required to secure reservation
Balance payable 12 weeks before departure
Rentals rate include log fire !
We can provide bed linen and towels at reasonable cost please enquire
For stress free holidays cleaning on departure can be arranged at an extra cost of £90 euros

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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