A recently built Savoyard style chalet with an open plan design and cosy feel. Set over 3 floors this chalet offers excellent facilities for you to base your Summer or Winter holiday from and spectacular views through large sliding glass doors. Ground floor contains 2 double and 2 twin rooms, bathroom, toilet, shower room and laundry/boiler room. The top floor is a mezzanine floor which is split into 2 sections by the winding pine staircase and has fantastic views across the valleys! One side hosts a comfortable double sofa bed and chest of drawers and the other side contains seating and media equipment. The middle floor is an open plan living space and hosts a large log fire, large comfy sofas, dining room table with seating up to 10 and a modern kitchen with all necessary equipment plus a washroom and toilet in the front entrance. Also from this floor you have access to the balcony which embraces two sides of the property, and also the garage for any equipment storage.
1hr 15mins from Geneva airport this chalet is conveniently located in the mountain village of Essert Romand, on the road up toward La Cote D'Abroz. Essert Romand is away from the hussle and bussle of the town where you can while your time away in the traditional Auberge in the centre of the village or sit on the balcony taking in the stunning views and counting the paragliders floating over Morzine!
Morzine is one of the 14 regions linked to the Portes Du Soleil, which boasts 650km of pistes, 228 ski lifts, 8 snow parks and 243km cross country tracks across France and Switzerland. Therefore we can safely say this region has something for everyone. Morzine lies along the river Dranse which can be followed from Essert Romand all the way into town (approx. 45mins. walk) The drive into town is 3km/5mins at the end of which you will find a traditional Savoyarde town hosting a weekly market and accommodating both traditional and modern shops, bars, restaurants and night clubs. Other leisure facilities offered within Morzine are Ice Skating (Morzine is in the National League so home matches are fun!), tenpin bowling and 2 cinemas. Les Gets town is very similar and is 5km/10min drive.
All the bedrooms are carpeted and include large fitted wardrobes or chest of drawers and wall heaters. Within the chalet there is a TV, DVD, VCR and CD player plus a growing library and selection of games. The modern kitchen is fitted with oven, hob, microwave, fridge freezer and dishwasher. You will also find all the necessary catering equipment which includes fondue, pierrerade stone, cafetiere and BBQ. The laundry rooms hosts a washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board. There is a hairdryer and shaver sockets in the bathroom .The owners have children themselves so equipment such as a cot, highchair and off-road push chair, sledges are all available plus books, toys, pens, DVD's and Videos for those child free moments! Bed linen and towels are all provided but we do ask you to bring your own swimming towels. The log fire is an attractive feature on the cold winter evenings and there is also underfloor heating.
No Smoking and No Shoes in the house. A rules and handy hints sheet is available on hire of the chalet.