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Chalet with Hot tub, Games room & Morillon Ski lift 1 minute & Samoens 3 minutes

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

5 bedroom Chalet in Morillon, Samoens, Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France

Chalet Almandine offers great self - catered and catered stays, located just over the river Giffre in Morillon 1 minute from the main ski lift, linking all 5 ski resorts of the 265km Grand Massif ski area, it has a luxurious hot tub available for catered & self - catered stays, 5 lovely bedrooms with en-suites and a family bathroom, Lounge dining area with satellite TV, Games room (Second lounge) with, darts board, Pool & Snooker table, Table football, sofa, bean bags, Cd player, DVD player, a drinks fridge & private parking for 5 cars. Excellently located for Winter & Summer holidays with a large flat garden with secure bicycle storage, trampoline and inflatable swimming pool for summer guests use.

The chalet is fantastically located for winter with the ski lift 1 minute away and regular ski bus stop just 60 metres from the door.

The chalet is walking distance from the village and no need to drive up steep, icy mountain roads as the chalet is located on flat ground in a central location to Morillon and Samoen villages.

More Details

Property Manager
Edward Goodacre
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017

About Edward Goodacre

It is our aim to ensure our guests have a comfortable and relaxing stay. We have many years experience, managing, within the hotel & catering industry in the UK & France and we pride ourselves on delivering friendly & great service.

Edward Goodacre purchased this chalet in 2013

Why Edward Goodacre chose Flaine - Grand Massif

We bought the Chalet because we both love the area and wanted to provide a wonderful chalet experience for our guests.

What makes this chalet unique

We love the beautiful panoramic views and location.


Nearest Airport
53 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Mon Buet
Nearest Golf
150 Metres
Mini golf
Nearest Train
14 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
La Covagne
Nearest Ski
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Blue lake beach


The Blue lake beach and swimming is only 300 metres walk from the chalet.


Geneva airport is located only 50 minutes drive away and Cluses train station only 15 minutes away.


100 metres to Verchaix en bas restaurants and bars and 900 metres to Morillon. The Grand Massif Morillon ski lift is 1 minute away, Samoens is 3 minutes away and the beautiful Sixt-fer-a-cheval 15 minutes drive.

Further Details:

300 metres walk to the Blue lake area (lac bleu) with it's sandy beach area with swimming area and life guards. There is also kayaking, tennis, horse riding, tree zip wire and adventure area with tuition and great mountain bike trails. There is also white water rafting 300 metres from the chalet.


Verchaix Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
    Shower room 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 double , Has it's own Shower room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 3 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes on accommodation: Recently renovated chalet which has 5 bedrooms with DVD players, ipod docking and wifi throughout. 2 ensuites including hydro showers, toilet, basin and towel heater. 1 family bathroom with bath, over head shower, toilet, basin and radiator. Luxurious Hot tub (available for catered stays & self - catered guests if a usage charge is paid) a swimming pool (if usage agreed with the owners) in the large chalet garden, lounge with TV, sofas and dinning for 12 people with option to sit on large sun terrace and enjoy beautiful views. Outside: Large private flat garden, hot tub, trampoline, swimming pool, barbecue, picnic table, tables and chairs and large secure storage shed.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Amazing Chalet! Amazing Week!

  • 5 of 5

12 friends stayed and we had an amazing week. The chalet is beautiful and located in an ideal location just a small walk from morrilon village. The kitchen was well equipped to prepare meals for all of us and we had plenty of space in the dining room. There is plenty to do with a games room and a great selection of board games. There is a regular bus to the ski lifts for the fantastic grand massif area, with the best thing being the hot tub to relax in after a long days skiing. Would recommended this place to anyone, thank you Ed!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for booking Chalet Almandine. Sara and I are very happy to know that you and your friends had an amazing week and that you enjoyed and used all the Chalet facilities.
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Great house, great location

  • 5 of 5

House is great - very well-equipped kitchen, comfortable living spaces, great garden with hot tub. We had breakfast on the balcony every morning, looking at the mist burn off down the valley. The area is ideal for family holidays - whitewater rafting, aerial adventures, a swimming lake, cable cars are great for getting high up for walks.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb stay in Morillon

  • 5 of 5

Excellent stay at Chalet Almandine. We had read good reviews on other sites and were not disappointed when we booked ourselves. We knew the area well and the chalet is well situated for skiing. There is a regular ski bus but we had a hire car which simplifies things. The chalet manager was so helpful and met us as soon as we were in Morillon. The chalet is well equipped with comfy beds, towels, drying room and hot tub. All the essentials were in the chalet and we enjoyed a really relaxing week. There are several eateries in the vicinity but we stuck to the boulangerie and pizzeria situated just around the corner from the chalet. We would highly recommend this chalet...... just not the same week as we want it!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words, Sara & I are happy to hear you and your group enjoyed the chalet and had a great ski holiday. We look forward to having you stay again - just let us know dates.
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chalet parfaitement équipé pour une famille

  • 5 of 5

le chalet répondait parfaitement à notre attente, très bien équipé, parfait pour famille avec enfants, à proximité des activités du grand bleu également , région très attractive l

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $659.46
Cleaning $263.78
Laundry / Linen $197.84

Booking Notes:
If guests pay via the online booking service then any costs / fees incurred by the property owners for this facility will be deducted from the security (damage / breakage) deposit at the end of stays.
Please contact us directly for winter prices. Self - catered and catered option available during the Winter.
Usually Sunday to Sunday, although we are flexible. Check in from 4pm and check out by 10am.
Weekly price includes full cleaning service at the end of stay and bed linen (beds made before arrival)
& Luxury towels.

Notes on prices:
Please contact us directly for your winter holiday.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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