Spacious 3-bedroom 2-bathroom self catering apartment in Samoens

Apartment in Samoens with Log fire, Wi-Fi, Parking Available, Cot Available, Washing Machine

Apartment 2102

Self catering, Sleeps 6, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms

Facilities: Log fire, Wi-Fi, Parking Available, Cot Available, Washing Machine

Suitable for: Family / Child friendly, Short breaks

Location type: Mountains, Village, Ski resort

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Chez Michelle is a spacious (70m2) fully equipped 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom self-catering apartment in the historic Samoens farming hamlet of Vallon d'en Bas. It's an easy 900m (10 minutes) walk to the picturesque centre of Samoens and 8 minutes by the free ski bus to the high speed Grand Massif Express lift – the ski bus stop is literally right outside the apartment.

Located in the heart of the Haute-Savoie region of the French Alps, Chez Michelle is only an hour's drive from Geneva airport and within easy reach of some of the most extensive skiing, snowboarding, walking and mountain biking trails in Europe.

Spread over two floors, the light and spacious accommodation comfortably sleeps 6, and there's a sofa bed for a further 2 in the mezzanine TV area.

First Floor:
- Entrance hall leading into an open-plan living area
- Living area
- Fully-equipped kitchen - all cooking equipment, crockery and cutlery is provided
- Dining room table and chairs for 6 adults
- Comfortable sofa and chairs
- Log fire with free, unlimited supply of logs and kindling
- Satellite flat screen TV, DVD/Blu-Ray player, iPod speakers and WiFi internet
- Washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, hob, small oven/grill, fridge, microwave, slow cooker, raclette set
- Bedrooms: One standard double/twin bedroom and one single/twin bedroom
- All bedding and towels, and a hairdryer are provided
- Bathroom with shower, bath and wash basin
- Separate WC
- High chair and travel cot (if required)
- Two balconies, both with breathtaking views of the Giffre Valley and Grand Massif mountain range.

Second Floor:
- One king size double/twin bedroom
- All bedding and towels and a hairdryer are provided
- Ensuite bathroom with shower, bath, wash basin and WC
- Mezzanine with double sofabed and chairs, and flat screen DVD/Blu-Ray player TV

Car Parking:
For those with a car, there is surface level parking at the front of the apartment. You can also drive to the Grand Massif Express lift and leave your car for the day in one of the 700 free parking places there.

General information

Property type Apartment
Catered Self catering
Holiday theme Walking holiday, Sight-seeing, Summer holidays, Ski Holidays

Accommodation information


3 bedrooms, sleeps maximum of 6 people

Bedroom 1: 1 large double bed and ensuite bathroom

King size double or twin beds

Bedroom 2: 1 double bed

Standard double or twin beds

Bedroom 3: 2 single beds

Single bed and a pull out single bed


2 bathrooms

Bathroom 1: toilet and bath with shower

Bathroom 2: toilet and bath with shower

Dining room

Seats 6

Living room

Seats 6

1 double sofa bed

On-site facilities

Entertainment Satellite / Cable TV, DVD, Television
Communications & IT Internet access, Wi-Fi
Heating Log fire, Central heating
Household Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Cot Available, Hob, Fridge, Microwave, Toaster, Kettle, Highchair, Iron, Hairdryer, Tumble dryer, Towels/linen provided, Oven
Parking Parking Available
Other facilities Balcony / Terrace, Panoramic views

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Nearest airport Geneva at 74.0 km

Nearest ferry Calais at 868.0 km

Nearest railway Cluse at 19.0 km

Nearest motorway A40 at 20.0 km

Nearest restaurant Le Monde a L'Envers at 0.9 km

Nearest bar Coveys Irish Bar at 1.0 km

Car is not necessary

About Samoens

One of the largest linked ski areas in Europe, the Grand Massif boasts over 75 lifts and 265 kilometres of slopes spread across 5 resorts: Flaine, Morillon, Les Carroz, Sixt and Samoens. Due to its north and north-west facing slopes and its close proximity to Mont Blanc, the Grand Massif area has one of the best snow records of any resort in the French Alps.

The ski domain caters for skiers and snowboarders of all abilities – from beginner to advanced. It has over 15 green runs, 53 blue, 51 red and 14 black, as well as extensive off-piste areas to explore. For those into jumps and tricks, there are some excellent JAM snow parks too.

As if that's not enough, the ski resorts of Les Gets and Morzine are about 30 minutes away by car for access to Avoriaz and the huge Portes de Soleil ski domain. Alternatively, Chamonix is only a 45-minute drive away for some of the most revered off-piste skiing in the world.

Cross Country Skiing - Endless opportunities in the local area and cross country skiing in the Col de Joux Plane is almost guaranteed from November to April at an altitude of 1700m with magnificent views over Mont Blanc (shuttle bus runs from the centre of Samoens).

Raquettes (Snow Shoe Trekking) - Guided snow shoeing for all ages and levels on specially prepared tracks in Sixt Fer A Cheval (Nature Reserve), Verchaix, Morillon and Joux Plane.

Ice Skating - There is a 1456m2 public ice rink in the centre of town which is open from October to April each year at certain times of the day and evening. The rink also hosts ice hockey matches, ice skating galas and disco evenings.

Other winter activities in Samoens:
Paragliding, Indoor Climbing, Ice Climbing on waterfalls, Dog Sledging, Ice Diving, Winter Archery, Igloo Building, Animal Tracking, Caving, Heli-Skiing and even Avalanche Rescue introductory courses.

Summer in Samoens:
Summer in Samoens offers wonderful opportunities to relax, unwind and experience a vast array of activities surrounded by the most magnificent scenery.

There's an almost infinite number of mountain walking trails and biking tracks to get the heart racing, as well as swimming, canyoning, paragliding, white water rafting, canoeing, rock climbing and much, much more! Situated deep in the beautiful Giffre Valley, Chez Michelle provides the perfect base for you to explore this amazing area and the almost endless activities on offer for all age groups and abilities.

Activities near Samoens

For those with or without your own transport, a gentle stroll through Samoens' farming hamlets of Vallon d'en Bas and Vallon d'en Haut is an absolute must and literally right on the doorstep of Chez Michelle. Samoens itself also host to a number of festivals and events throughout the year; details are available from the Samoens Tourist Office.

Just a 10 mins drive from Chez Michelle is Sixt where you can visit the Abbey, walk along the valley floor of the Cirque du Fer à Cheval national park or hike around and above it. There's also the Gorges des Tines which you can admire from the bridge above or as you white water raft through it.

Chamonix, Annecy, Yvoire, Evian les Bains and Geneva are all less than an hour's drive from Samoens - they and the many other beautiful villages, towns and cities in the area are well worth a visit.

There's an almost infinite number of things to see and do in and around Samoens all year round!

Local sports activities

Within 15 minutes: Mountain biking, Swimming, Horse riding, Climbing, Sports centre, Fishing, Cycling, Skiing, Walking, Tennis

Within 45 minutes: Golf

Local leisure activities

Within 15 minutes: Food shop, Cinema, Restaurant, Shopping

Great for Walking holiday, Sight-seeing, Summer holidays, Ski Holidays

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The owner of this property has not provided any up to date rates. Use the button below to contact the owner directly to get a quote.

15% discount on any available Winter 2018 weekly advertised price up to and including week commencing Saturday 14th April 2018.

Rental week is Saturday to Saturday. All prices include 7 nights accommodation, all bed linen, towels, free supply of logs for the fire, free Wifi, electricity for the week and the end of stay clean.

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