LARGE COMFORTABLE WOODEN SKI CHALET (120m2) with 6 Bedrooms, 8 Double beds - SLEEPS 6-16 (Max 12 recommended). 3 Bathrooms, 3 Showers including an AMAZING 2 PERSON STEAM SHOWER.
SKI IN THE 3 VALLEYS or PARADISKI offering over 1000km of pisted skiing.
Located JUST a short 15 minutes drive to/from the ski lift at CHAMPAGNY for Skiing in La PLAGNE & LES ARCS (PARADISKI) & a short 20 Mins drive to/from the ski lift at LE PRAZ for Skiing in COURCHEVEL, MERIBEL & VAL THORENS (THREE VALLEYS).
Perfect for large families/groups of 6-12+ wishing to stay in a 6 bedroomed wooden chalet 'Chez Helene SKI' situated on the back of La Plagne, and opposite the 3 Valleys, offering guests skiing in one or all of the 3 Valleys ski resorts of Courchevel, Meribel, Val Thorens, St Martin de Belleville, Les Menuries and Orelle AND/OR in La Plagne/Les Arcs, known as PARADISKI.
DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF CHALET ............1. GROUND FLOOR - Entry into the chalet is via a manual push button coded door lock – meaning no keys are required for access and allow guests to arrive at any time of the day or night.
On entering the chalet walk in and along the corridor. On the left you have a ground floor studio with King sized bed, en-suite shower, wash basin & W.C. On the right enter the internal garage (not used for vehicles) where you find a newly installed shower room offering an amazing steam experience in the new 2-person Insignia steam shower with LED lights, Bluetooth music speakers, rainfall showerhead, body jets & 2 separate shower risers. The room also contains a WC and wash basin. The remaining garage area is currently used to store your ski equipment, and the chalets sledges, extra chairs, equipment etc. The plan for the near future is to fill the space with a 2.8+m2 Steam Sauna for 6-10 persons..........2. FIRST FLOOR - A door at the end of the entrance corridor leads to steps up to the open plan living/dining/kitchen area, with separate pantry/utility room and W.C. At the top of the stairs there is an area for coats, shoes and ski clothes, helmets etc, and a separate W.C. The lounge area with sofas and two Ikea chairs has seating for 9 guests. The extended glass dining table will seat 12 guests cosily (shoulder to shoulder), but I can provide an additional table extension and chairs to seat any extra guests. The kitchen is fully equipped and comes with an instant heat 3 zone induction hob, extractor hood, large convection oven and grill, microwave, large 60cm George Foreman grill and a table top electric hot granite stone Pierrade/Raclette grill. Also provided a food processor and filter and expresso coffee machine with steamer. There is a full-sized dishwasher and dishwasher tablets are provided. Behind the kitchen enter a large pantry, which also contains the washing machine and a tumble dryer (washing liquid provided). The living room has a fantastic programable pellet wood burner (real flame), excellent at heating the entire 1st floor living area and also all of the bedrooms on the top floor above........3.
TOP FLOOR - Climbing the next set of stairs, you come to the top floor, with 5 bedrooms containing 7 double beds (sleeps up to 14). There is also a family bath/shower room with separate shower cubicle and in the same room a bath with shower riser and screen & 2 wash basins, and a separate W.C.
The bedrooms on this floor have electric wall heaters, but which are rarely used as the pellet wood burner is so efficient at heating the upstairs bedrooms.
Bedroom 1 - double bed at floor level, with door to the balcony (sleeps 2)
Bedroom 2 - double bed mattress up on a mezzanine floor (accessed via a secure stepped ladder) with door to the balcony (sleeps 2)
Bedroom 3 - has a double bed at floor level, and a double bed above (to one side) on a mezzanine floor, accessed by a secure stepped ladder (sleeps 4). Door to the balcony
Bedroom 4 - has a double bed at floor level, and a double bed above on a mezzanine floor, accessed by a secure stepped ladder (sleeps 4)
Bedroom 5 - has a double bed mattress up on a mezzanine floor (accessed via a secure stepped ladder). (sleeps 2). Note this room has no window.
Bedroom 6 - Ground floor studio with King size bed and en-suite shower & WC (sleeps 2).
In total in the chalet there are 8 double beds, 4 showers (including an amazing 2 person steam shower), 5 wash basins & 4 W.C.'s.
There is plentiful free parking right outside the chalet.
The chalet comes complete with all bed linen and towels provided, plus bathroom essentials including shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, bubble bath & hand wash, and also toilet paper, kitchen paper towels, cleaning sprays and materials.
In the lounge, there is a large 42" full HD TV with English Sky Freeview channels, and via a streaming stick Netflix, You Tube and catch up TV. There is also a DVD player & library of 120+ DVD films (mostly English language). Please feel free to bring your own streaming stick if you have Amazon Prime, or a subscription to Now TV. The cupboard below the TV/DVD contains games such as Cluedo, Scrabble, playing cards & UNO.
Free Wi-Fi and internet is provided and available throughout the chalet.
Sledges stored in the garage are available for guests to use.
The Chalet faces due South, with fantastic views across the valley to the Three Valleys, and the ski station of La Tania (Courchevel) and the start of the Meribel Valley.
On one side of the Chalet there is a 40m2 Sun Terrace, accessed along the balcony from the open plan Lounge area. The plan for the near future is to install a 7-person Hot Tub on the Terrace.
On the balcony, you will find 3 comfortable Ikea ‘Poang’ lounging chairs for you to enjoy the stunning Mountain views across the valley towards La Tania. During the daytime, you can watch the skiers and snow boarders (who look like ants) skiing down the ski pistes to La Tania (Courchevel).
Binoculars are available in the Chalet to get a closer view of the amazing mountains and skiers on the runs, and later in the season watch the paragliders thermalling above the mountains.
Accès des voyageurs
Guests have exclusive use of the living areas and top floor bedrooms and bathroom, and also have unrestricted use of the 2 person steam shower room and garage on the ground floor.
The ground floor self contained en-suite studio is also available to large groups.
When staying in the Chalet we occupy the self contained ground floor studio. Otherwise the studio is also available for guests to use.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
I live locally and so am generally always on hand to greet my guests and to assist and advise my guests on all aspects of their Winter Ski or Summer Activity holidays.
The lovely quiet and peaceful mountain village of Montagny has a lovely local bar and restaurant just 300m from the Chalet. In Bozel, in the valley and just a short 6 minute drive away en route to the ski lifts in Champagny or Le Praz, you will find all the shops and amenities you will need for your winter ski trip or summer holiday, including a Spar and an 8 to 8 food stores, numerous bars, restaurants, bakers, butcher, pharmacy, newsagent, shops, post office, banks and Ski Hire and Ski Gear ('La Cage O'Sport ' - Sport 2000).
Strictly no smoking in the Chalet
Please leave the Chalet clean and tidy (as found on arrival !).
Please vacuum and wipe, brush, clean all floors, worktops and surfaces, toilets, bathrooms, kitchen etc.
The Cleaning charge is not for cleaning (apologies - badly worded title provided by Airbnb with no alternative working available !) but to cover laundry of the bed linen and towels, which are provided, and to check the Chalet is left clean and tidy ready for the next guests, and also provides for short stay bookings to correct the daily rental rate).