At Chalet Gliere the accommodation is arranged over three floors with the main open plan living space on the first floor. Here, the comfortable seating area is separated from the dining area by a double sided wood burning fireplace. The table which can easily accommodate ten people is overlooked by the very well equipped and appointed kitchen which makes cooking a social event. From here you step out onto a spacious terrace which has a big dining table and a BBQ. Upstairs, there is a mezzanine snug area which overlooks the dining space and has a comfy sofa. On the ground floor there is a luxurious sauna room with a shower which opens onto a decked area where an eight person hot tub is positioned to take advantage of the amazing views. The chalet is set in an acre of natural alpine garden with sloping grass and trees. The property also has a large drive and a garage for up to four cars.
More property information: The kitchen has luxury fittings and Siemens appliances including an induction hob, an electric oven, a separate steam oven, a microwave and double draw dishwasher. There is a large American style fridge freezer with ice maker plus a separate wine fridge. It is fully equipped with a coffee maker and Le Creuset pans. Off the kitchen there is a pantry room and laundry with washing machine and dryer. On the ground floor there is a boot room for ski storage and a large cupboard for coats. In the living area there is a 55' high definition TV with UK Freesat, French cable and a DVD player. There is free wireless broadband. There is also an iPod docking station which is connected to the surround sound cinema system and on the mezzanine level a record player for the more nostalgic guests! There is a selection of books, games, vinyl records, CD's and DVD's. There is also a Wii and a Playstation 2 with games.
Additional location information: Geneva Airport is one hour way and the route is served by several budget airlines. If you are driving from the UK it takes eight hours from Calais. From Paris you can take the TGV train to Chamonix which stops at Cluses. The chalet is a 20 minute drive from Cluses. Car hire is not essential but is recommended. We can advise on transfers from the airport. Chalet Gliere is within an hours drive of the historic lakeside town of Annecy and the beautiful mountain resort of Chamonix. It is also an hours drive to the Mont Blanc tunnel which takes you through to the Italian lakes, Milan or the coast.
Additional space available please enquire: For larger groups we can offer an additional two bedrooms, one double and one twin (which can also be a super king). The double has an en-suite bath / basin and the twin has an integral shower / basin. These rooms which are on the ground floor share a fully equipped kitchen plus living and dining space. This extra space is only available with the main chalet bringing the total sleeping numbers up to 14 + 1 (on a put up bed). Please ask us for more details.