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A stunning contemporary alpine house with beautiful views and hot tub

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Space 23,680 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

A luxurious five bedroom chalet that can sleep up to 10 + 1

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. This is heated in the winter and makes a great cool off pool in the summer. 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 32' high definition TV with DVD player. There is a docking station for an Apple Mac laptop with screen and 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.

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.

More Details

Owner
Debra Stones
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2017

About Debra Stones

The Stones family live in the UK when we are not spending time in France. Patrick works in property and Debra is a childminder. William loves skiing, football and computers. Our other children are all grown up and enjoy holidays with their partners at the chalet.

Debra Stones purchased this chalet in 2010

Why Debra Stones chose Flaine - Grand Massif

We spent 8 years holidaying in Samoens both summer and winter before taking the plunge and buying our own little piece of heaven. We had fallen in love with the region and all it has to offer for both an active outdoor life and somewhere to relax and re-energise. Great skiing and snowboarding, restaurants, mountain hikes and white water rafting are just some of the activities that we regularly enjoy. Sometimes just sitting with a book and a coffee at a mountain restaurant hits the spot.

What makes this chalet unique

The space and layout of the chalet make it a great place to socialise with family and friends. It is easy to chat over a glass of wine whilst making dinner. The fire makes the lounge and dining room warm and cosy or you can relax on the mezzanine whilst listening to some CD's and old LP's. The views from the terrace are amazing whether you are using the hot tub in winter or having a BBQ in the summer. William loves making snowmen or playing board games.

Amenities

Samoëns Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 23680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , en-suite to bedroom 1
    Bathroom 2 - shower , en-suite to bedroom 2
    Bathroom 3 - shower , en-suite to bedroom 3
    Bathroom 4 - shower , sauna room
  • The master en-suite has double basins, a large bath with hand held shower (and great mountain views!) plus a separate walk-in shower. On the second floor, two of the three bedrooms have en-suite showers and basins but share a WC with the third bedroom. The bunk room on the ground floor has use of the shower, basin and WC in the adjacent sauna room. There is also a further WC on the first floor for general use. Towels are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with en-suite bath and shower, WC
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , with en-suite shower
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , with en-suite shower
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , twin room with space for an additional put up bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , bunk room
  • There is a spacious master bedroom on the first floor with a king sized bed and a large en-suite bathroom. There are three further bedrooms on the second floor. Two of these are doubles with en-suite showers and the third is a twin, with space for another put up bed. On the ground floor there is a bunk room. All beds have duvets made up with soft, white, cotton linen.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
All towels and linen provided. Fuel for wood burner fireplace provided. The property is cleaned before each rental and guests are kindly asked to leave the property as they find it. There is UK free sat TV receiver , a DVD player, Cinema surround sound system, an iPod docking station and a vinyl turntable. There is a selection of books, DVD's, CD's and vinyl records. Outside there is a Webber propane gas BBQ and a table which seats 10 plus there is an eight person hot tub and six fold away deck chairs.

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

A stunning contemporary alpine house with beautiful views and hot tub
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
5

La Gliere

  • 5 of 5

Patrick and Debra have created a fantastic home in the Alps. We have visited in winter and summer. It is stylish yet cosy for a family or group of friends to get together. The lifts are nearby enabling access to all the Grand Massif has to offer. Samoens is close by with a great choice of bars and restaurants

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

magnifique séjour

  • 5 of 5

nous avons passé un agréable séjour dans ce chalet spacieux, très bien équipé pour les petits comme pour les grands ,avec des vues magnifiques: qu'on se trouve au salon en terrasse ou dans le jacuzzi, avec un domaine skiable étendu.

Pour les repas je recommande le veau gras( boucherie traiteur), la fruitière ( les fromages) ou la ferme du criou à deux pas, la boulangerie A La Jaÿsinia

De plus des personnes sont à disposition pour un conseil ou un soucis absolument à retenir j’espère qu'on y reviendra

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Un chalet très agréable!

  • 4 of 5

Un très confortable chalet très au calme!

Nous avons aimé la décoration à la fois contemporaine et très soignée, la cheminée "double face" très propice pour les dîners et soirées au coin du feu, les chambres spacieuses avec de jolies salles de bains, le sauna et jacuzzi, la vue imprenable, le garage pour abriter facilement nos 3 voitures, et tout le nécessaire pour démarrer notre séjour ( thé, café, produits d'entretien…).

Et l'attention particulière de Debra qui nous avait installé un magnifique sapin et des décorations de Noël!…

Merci à vous pour votre accueil chaleureux, comme si nous étions des amis...

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Geneva
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Samoens
Nearest Ferry
800 Kilometres
Calais
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Samoens
Nearest Ski
2 Kilometres
Samoens
Car: recommended

Chalet Gliere has a stunning location with beautiful views of the mountains and the Giffre valley. It is a three minute drive to the nearest ski lift and five minutes from the centre of Samoens. A pleasant 15 minute walk through the woods brings you to Morillon village where you can pick up your morning croissants. Samoens and the surrounding area has year round attractions from great skiing and boarding in winter to white water rafting, cycling and paragliding in the summer. There is a lido with three pools and a water slide and the lovely Lac Bleu which is a short walk away offers swimming, tennis, volleyball, horse riding and a canopy tree walk. Samoens has a thriving local community and offers a programme of family events especially during the holiday periods and a bustling market every Wednesday. It also has a good range of shops, restaurants and a pretty square where you can watch the world go by. In summer the main lifts are open giving you access to mountain walks.

Ski: La Gliere is located in the beautiful Grand Massif ski region with its 265km of piste which cater for all abilities. There are good ski schools in both Samoens and Morillon and an excellent infrastructure for skiers and families. There is a ski bus stop 200m from the chalet and it is a three minute drive to the local (often quieter) Vercland lift which takes you up to Samoens 1600 and all its amenities. You can also drive up to 1600. The Morillon 1400 lifts are also only a 5 minute drive away. You can access further slopes at Flaine and Les Carroz. The resort also caters for boarders with 3 Jam Parks, the most challenging being in Flaine. Other winter activities on offer are snow shoeing, ice skating and paragliding. The apres-ski is relaxed and family friendly.

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Rates & Availability

Samoëns Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring special
Apr 30 2017 - Jun 3 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,682
 
 
Early summer
Jun 4 2017 - Jul 22 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,811
 
 
Summer sun
Jul 23 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,070
 
 
Hikers value
Sep 3 2017 - Nov 11 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,682
 
 
Winter breaks
Nov 12 2017 - Dec 16 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,552
 
 
Christmas week
Dec 20 2017 - Dec 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,622
 
 
New Year
Dec 28 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,463
 
 
Early ski special
Jan 7 2018 - Feb 10 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,458
 
 
Half term
Feb 11 2018 - Feb 17 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$3,816
 
 
Value ski
Feb 18 2018 - Apr 14 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,975
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $646.81

For larger groups we can offer an additional two bedrooms (one double and one twin which can also be a super king). These ground floor, en-suite rooms also share a kitchen and living space. They can only be rented with the main accommodation and cost an additional £600 per week in peak times or £400 per week at other times. Please ask for more details.

Prices are for the chalet for a week. Changeover day is usually Sunday but we may be able to flex this so please ask. The accommodation is available from 4pm on arrival day through to 11am on day of departure. We ask for a 25% deposit on booking with the balance due 8 weeks before your holiday starts. Payment can be by cheque or bank transfer. We ask for a deposit of £500 against any damages.

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