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Self Catering Family Chalet In Les Carroz

Les Carroz d'Arâches, Arâches-la-Frasse, France
  • Chalet1506 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms5
  • Sleeps10
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay7 nights

Chalet in Les Carroz, Haute-Savoie, French Alps - Close To Lifts With Spectacular Views And Reasonable Prices

The chalet sleeps up to 10 adults. It has been newly renovated for the 2012/13 ski season. There is a large open plan kitchen, living room and dining room with wood burning stove.The chalet is situated on a quiet no through road at the top of Les Carroz. It has spectacular views and is a 8 minute walk down to the ski lifts. The chalet is the perfect place to get away from the 9 to 5. Its fitted out with everything you will need for a great holiday. The kitchen is well equipped and there is masses of space for a large group or even two families. The chalet is run on the easy jet principle which means a bit more work but then you get better rates. Being only approx 1hr away from Geneva airport its easy to get to and once there you don't need a a car as everything is a easy walk away (although it is a mountain so you do have to go uphill sometimes!).


Harriet Blackmore

Member Since 2008
Response time:
within a few days
english, french, italian
Calendar last updated:
Feb 08, 2018
About Harriet Blackmore

Chalet Kilima is a family owned chalet. Although we live in the UK the chalet has been our bolt hole for more than 30 years. We have enjoyed many a family holiday here and hope you will too.

Harriet Blackmore purchased this Chalet in 1980

Why Harriet Blackmore chose Les Carroz d'Arâches

We brought our chalet because we love Les Carroz. Over the 30 years that we have owned Chalet Kilima we have seen many changes but Les Carroz has still retained it charm and intimate feel. From our balcony we think we have the best view in the whole town.

What makes this Chalet unique

Amazing views, masses of space, a warm cozy well equipped home away from home.


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
      • Bedroom 1
        2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib
      • Bedroom 2
        2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 3
        2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 4
        2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 5
        2 twin/ single
      • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: All bedrooms have two single beds that zip and link into a super king size. The beds are super comfy relyon divans.


      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, combination tub/shower, shower
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower
      • Upper floor
        1 bathroom with bath and shower and WC, as well as a separate WC. Lower floor: 1 bathroom with bath/shower.

      Location Type

        • Mountain
        • Village


            • Adventure
            • Family
            • Sports & Activities


                • Guests provide their own meals


                    • Fireplace
                      There is a woodburing stove
                    • Hair Dryer
                    • Heating
                    • Internet
                      Wifi is included
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Living Room
                      Large open plan kitchen, living room and dining room with wood burning stove. Free WIFI Internet.
                    • Parking
                      Parking is free and just above/below the chalet. We do not advise guest to park on the road due to cars being damaged by snow ploughs.
                    • Tumble Dryer
                    • Washing Machine
                    • Wood Stove


                        • Microwave
                        • Coffee Maker
                          Filter Coffee Machine
                        • Dishwasher
                        • Freezer
                          Large intergrated fridge/ three draw freezer
                        • Kitchen
                          Cooker, hob, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Waffle Machine, Fondue set, Hand blender, electric whisk.
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                          Dishes and Utensils for 10 at least.
                        • Oven
                          Electric Oven. One small and one large
                        • Pantry Items
                          Basic staples can be found in the chalet eg salt and pepper.
                        • Refrigerator
                          Large integrated Fridge/Freezer
                        • Stove
                          Gas Hob
                        • Toaster


                            • Child's Highchair
                            • Dining
                              The Dining area seats 10 on a combination of benches and chairs.
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 10 people


                                • Books
                                • DVD Player
                                • Games
                                  Plenty of board games and puzzles
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                  UK Free sat is avaliable on the TV
                                • Stereo
                                  Ipod docking station.
                                • Television
                                  UK TV avaliable as well as access to internet telly
                                • Video Library
                                  Small selection of childrens DVDs


                                    • Balcony
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                    • Golf
                                      During the summer months there is a good golf course at Flaine which is 20 minutes drive away and at Les Gets which is a 35 minutes drive.
                                    • Outdoor Grill
                                    • Ski & Snowboard
                                      Fantastic place for family ski holidays. 8 minute walk downhill to ski lifts (slightly more on the way home) so you dont need a car. Les Carroz is 1hour 15 minutes from Geneva Airport.


                                        • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                        • wheelchair inaccessible
                                          I am sorry but the chalet is not very wheelchair accessible

                                          Onsite Services

                                            • Concierge


                                                • caves
                                                • churches
                                                • cinemas
                                                • forests
                                                • library
                                                • playground
                                                • restaurants
                                                • waterfalls

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • scenic drives
                                                    • sledding
                                                    • walking

                                                      Local Services & Businesses

                                                        • ATM/bank
                                                        • Babysitter
                                                        • fitness center
                                                        • groceries
                                                        • hospital
                                                        • laundromat
                                                        • massage therapist
                                                        • medical services


                                                            • We run the rental of the chalet on the Easyjet principle - low cost but a bit more work! We expect our guests to leave the chalet clean and tidy and to bring their own linen and towels. This enables us to keep our prices low. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / are not included. It may sound like more hard work renting our chalet but the savings you make are considerable and most of our guests come back time and time again so we must be doing something right. Do get in touch to find out more. Other: Large drying cupboard and attic space. There is an attic space that has restricted head room for adults but makes a great child play area/dormitory!

                                                              3 Reviews


                                                              Latest reviews

                                                              Lovely Chalet in a great location

                                                              Nicola I.

                                                              Chalet Kilima is a brilliant chalet, it has fantastic views across Les Carroz. It is well equipped and easily big enough for 10 adults. It is about a 20 minute walk to the village and we spent a few evenings in the local restaurants and bars.

                                                              A lovely, spacious and well appointed chalet.

                                                              Alison Z.

                                                              Chalet Kilima is situated just outside the centre of Les Carroz (about a 10 minute walk/quick drive). It is a lovely chalet comprising a large open plan living/dining/cooking area. There are five bedrooms, all twin or double and two bathrooms. It is extremely well equipped and has a TV, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and a boot room. There is plenty of cooking equipment, crockery, cutlery and glasses, and lots of games to play also. The views are spectacular.

                                                              We were two families with a mix of boys and girls and ages and Chalet Kilima totally suited our needs.

                                                              Fabulous Chalet Kilima

                                                              S LambLeeds

                                                              Fabulous chalet in spectacular surroundings. Chalet is of very high standard and comfortable with all necessary mod-cons. Situated overlooking the pretty village of Les Carroz with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains, but still a short drive/walk to the ski lifts. I have been to the chalet with various abilities of skiers and all have had a fantastic week of sking. Highly recommended.

                                                              Owner's Response:

                                                              We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We like to think that Chalet Kilma has one of the best views in town. You are right Les Carroz is great for all abilities of skiers. Thank you for your visit.


                                                              Les Carroz d'Arâches, Arâches-la-Frasse, France

                                                              Special interest holidays: This chalet does what it says on the tin. Its the perfect place to unwind and get away from it all especially with family or a group of friends. Travel: By rail: Cluses 13km, By air: Geneva is the closest airport (45 minutes away) Annecy Airport is 60 km and there is Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport (2 hours) and Paris (5 hours). By car: Calais is about an 8 hours drive. Distances: 10 minute walk to town into the centre of the village. Further Details: Les Carroz (1140m-2500m) is an authentic skiing village, part of the Grand Massif in the heart of the Haute Savoie Alps, 55km from Chamonix and 40 km from Geneva. At 2 hours from Lyon and 5 hours from Paris you have access to the 265km of ski slopes that make up the Grand Massif with Mont-Blanc providing the backdrop!

                                                              Rates & Availability

                                                              Additional information about rental rates

                                                              Changeover Day: Our bookings runs from Saturday to Saturday. Changeover time is 12 o'clock. Notes on prices: Our prices are in Pounds sterling A 25% NON REFUNDABLE booking deposit is required. Payment along with a £400 damage deposit is required a month before departure. Bedlinen (sheets, duvet cover, pillow case, towel) is not provided and you are required to clean the property before you leave. This enables us to keep our costs low.

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                                                              For booking assistance, call 888-640-7927

                                                              Property # 8038620