The apartment (38m2) is light, airy and attractively furnished. It is fully equipped for 6 people, with two separate bedrooms and a bed settee in the lounge. It is situated in a timbered building 120 meters from the centre of the village of Les Coches, with its shops, restaurants, ski schools and ski lifts. One floor above ground level, the apartment is accessed by lift from the foyer. There are beautiful views from all rooms (and two balconies) across the Isere valley towards Mont Blanc. The main door opens onto an entrance hall with coat rack and wardrobe, giving plenty of space for outdoor coats. The comfortable lounge diner has two leather armchairs, a bed settee with cushions, two coffee tables and a wall mounted HD TV. A standard lamp provides adjustable lighting. On the bookshelves there is a DVD player, a radio with iPod dock and a range of books and DVDs. The lounge area can be closed off with a curtain when the settee is used as a bed, giving more privacy. There is a panoramic view from the main window, and the glazed door opens onto the front balcony, which has a bench and chairs so you can sit to admire the mountain scenery. In the dining area the oak table is extendable to seat six or retracted to seat four, giving more space. The well-equipped kitchen has a fridge, dishwasher, over, microwave, slow cooker, toaster and elecrtric kettle. There is a fondue set so you can enjoy a Savoyard evening. The double bedroom is attractively styled, has a double wardrobe and two chests of drawers to give plenty of storage space.
From here, a glazed door opens onto the side balcony, which also has chairs for sitting out for morning coffee in the sun. The bunk bedroom is separated from the main bedroom by the lounge and hallway providing maximum privacy. The bunks are adult size and the room has a wardrobe and coat hooks. The bathroom has a bath with overhead shower and a heated towel rail. There is a separate toilet.The apartment is carpeted throughout. Heating is by thermostatically controlled electric radiators and the cost is included in the price, together with final cleaning.
Bed linen and towels are not included but the owners can arrange for it to be supplied through a local agency if you wish. Please ask for details.
The apartment is located at the end of the outside passageway so there are no passers-by and you can sit out there in the afternoon sun.
It is often possible to ski back to the ski locker room, located at the same level as the outside passageway. The resort is on the pistes of La Plagne and at the centre of the huge Paradiski area (450 km of marked trails). With just one uplift and a blue run, you can arrive at the amazing Vanoise Express cable car which links La Plagne with Les Arcs. The area is famous for its wide range of summer outdoor activities: mountain-biking, white water rafting, parascending, together with walks and climbs at all levels. The mountain scenery is a spectacular background at all times of the year.