|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
FULLY CATERED IN WINTER AND SELF-CATERED IN SUMMER. To book this chalet please go to our website:
The chalet is located 900 metres from the Morillon cable car and is a 7 minute walk from the centre of town. During winter we are 100 metres from the free ski shuttle bus stop but guests can also take advantage of our private driver service. The service is available between 8.30am – 10am and 3pm – 7pm. This service provides unlimited journeys into Morillon and Samoens during these times.
During summer guests can enjoy our breakfast terrace which catches the morning sun and also our outdoor barbecue. The chalet is south facing meaning the garden catches the sun throughout the day and into the early evening.
All bedrooms have a lovely range of Quintessentially English bathroom products. Rooms can be configured as either Twins or King Size Doubles. All beds have super-comfy mattress toppers for that added bit of luxury.
The open plan living area is the ideal place to relax in front of a DVD or curl up in the corner and read a book. Guests can check emails on the free WiFi, watch English Sky TV on our plasma screen and listen to music on our Bose Player. Our large bootroom works as a ski room in the winter, (with enough space for 15 pairs of skis and 15 spaces on our heated boot rack) and a secure storage space for bikes and other gear in the summer. During winter and summer our guests can also use our brilliant outdoor hot tub.
Bedroom 1: Double/Twin Ensuite (bath with shower) plus sofa bed.
Bedroom 2: Double/Twin Ensuite (bath with shower).
Bedroom 3: Double/Twin Ensuite (shower) plus sofa bed.
Bedroom 4: Double/Twin Ensuite (shower) plus sofa bed.
Bedroom 5: Double/Twin Shared Bathroom (bath with shower).
Bedroom 6: Double/Twin Shared Bathroom (bath with shower).
We are a family from south west Scotland and have owned property in the Portes du Soleil and Le Grand Massif since 2009. We just love the Northern Alps - amazing snow in the winter and sunshine throughout the summer. Pam (Mum) handles the bookings and Tim (Son) and his team look after you while you are out there.
We stayed at Chalet Mautalent at the end of this summer and we had a fantastic time. The chalet itself is beautiful - south facing so it gets the sun all day. The bedrooms are very spacious and everything was immaculately cleaned. The hot tub was brilliant and we used the lovely stone bbq pretty much every evening.
The location is perfect - particularly for families. We were 200 metres from the tennis courts, and about a 3 minute walk from the stunning Lac Bleu and all the activities around the lake.
We will be back!
Geneva airport is a 50 minute drive from Chalet Mautalent. We can organise Geneva airport transfers for our guests. Please ask for details.
The chalet is situated just 200 metres from the local tennis courts, 200 metres from mini-golf, and 500 metres from the famous Lac Bleu (a big lake where you can go swimming). We are 800m from Morillon village centre, 2km from the town of Samoens, and 1km from Carrefour supermarket. There are excellent local markets in Samoens on Wednesday and in Morillon on Friday. There is also a small market at the roundabout 150m from our chalet on Friday morning, and a great rotisserie there on Sunday.
The town of Samoens dates back to the 13th century, with this "ville fleurie" being distinguished as one of the prettiest towns in France. There is a wonderful botanical garden that gives a panoramic view of the valley, a gothic church, medieval squares, timber-fronted patisseries and a 1940s cinema.
Morillon is a newer village but has become a base for a vast number of outdoor activities in the valley, centred around the "Lac Bleu," a beautiful lake that is just a 3 minute walk from Chalet Mautalent.
Summertime outdoor activities in the area include mountain biking, swimming, leisure parks, road cycling, rock climbing, horse-riding, trampolining, fishing, potholing, high- wire tree climbing, mountain trekking and paragliding.
For further information please see the Morillon tourism office website (http://www.ot-morillon.fr/en/summer/index.htm) that is available in both French and English. Information on childcare is also available there, including details on childcare providers, entertainment, nurseries and nannies.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
March - April
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 16 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
Winter: we ask for a deposit of £150 per person at the time of booking. Summer: a 30% deposit is required on booking. Full payment is then required no later than eight weeks before arrival. If you book less than eight weeks in advance, we ask that you pay in full at the time of booking. We can accept payment in pounds sterling by online bank transfer, credit card or cheque.
Saturday is our changeover day. We ask that rooms be vacated by 10am on the day that guests leave. Rooms will be ready by 3pm on arrival day.
Notes on prices:
Winter: the prices listed are per person, based on two people sharing a room. Children aged 12 and under and everyone who shares a room between 3 people receive a 10% discount.
Summer: the prices listed are for a self-catered stay Saturday - Saturday for groups of up to 12 people.