****COVID-19 UPDATE**** The ski area has closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season on Federal Directive. Some shops and bars will remain open on reduced hours. Snow shoes will still be available to rent to hike on the beautiful trails. We will offer flexible terms on booking for the immediate future if your holiday is impacted by travel restrictions or illness
Le Petit Chalet is a newly renovated charming family-friendly traditional chalet of 160m2 with a log fire, sauna, balcony and terrace with beautiful views situated in La Tzoumaz-Verbier which will sleep 9 + 2 in 5 bedrooms (we do not the recommend the chalet for 11 adults) and a second sitting room/playroom-games room/sixth bedroom. The kitchen and 3 bathrooms are newly renovated. 10% ski pass and 15% ski hire discount is available-terms and conditions apply.
Located at 1550m in La Tzoumaz, Verbier it is in the heart of les 4 vallees in Switzerland (Verbier, Veysonnaz, Nendaz, Thyon, Les Collons). La Tzoumaz is Verbier's quieter meighbour, being very family friendly. It is a north-facing snow-sure resort with a world renowned snow record, access to 410km of ski runs between 1550-3300m, 12km winter hiking trails and 13km of snowshoe trails. The free ski bus is located at the top of the driveway to take you to the main telecabine 1km away. There the high speed gondola takes you to the top of Savoleyres overlooking Verbier in 8 minutes. There is very good intermediate skiing particularly suitable for families on the tree-lined slopes of Savoleyres as well as excellent nursery slopes, Swiss ski school and snow kindergarten and virtually no lift queues.
In resort there are ski hire/sports shops, several bars and restaurants (closest bar-restaurant to the chalet is 600m), a bakery, a small supermarket and cash machine. There is an ice rink (outdoor in winter), indoor swimming pool, playground and outdoor tennis court.
You will also find the longest tobaggon run in western Switzerland. With a distance of 10km and a fall of 848m there are thrills a plenty!
Down in the valley in Saillon are wonderful natural thermal baths
La Tzoumaz is located 1 hour 40 minutes from Geneva airport and is only 10km from the motorway running through the Rhone valley. There is a train station in Riddes, the nearest town in the valley.
Access to the chalet - strongly advise 4WD/4x4 during winter
During periods of heavy snow access may be difficult but there is parking at the top of the driveway
2 parking spaces are available adjacent the chalet including one covered space.