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Valmorel, Savoie, France

Large comfortable Savoyard farmhouse sleeping 6 and close to Valmorel and Meribel

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2

Ski Essentials

  • Nearest Ski Resort

    Valmorel

  • Distance to Ski Lifts

    Valmorel is an easy 10 mins dive; Meribel 30 mins by car

  • Nearest Airport

    Lyon or Geneva just under 2 hours drive

  • Local Transport

Property Description

A large and traditional Savoyard farmhouse. The house is centrally heated and has a large salon with seating area, wood burig stove, UK satellite TV, and dining area with table/chairs for 6. Kitchen is fully fitted having table for 6, dishwasher, microwave, gas/electris hob, oven/grill, toaster & kettle for those that like the UK touches! Three bedrooms - double, twin and bunk room which also has games computer and PS2. Separate shower-room with WC and another bathroom, including shower and further WC. Good sized decking area for outside dining when the weather is warmer - table, chairs and BBQ in the cave. Garage. Car needed. There is a nearby supemarket (5 mins) and more extensive shopping in Moutiers (10 mins) as well as the station (TGV and local) and car hire. A good place from which to enjoy skiing and a taste of France at the same time.

Restrictions

  • Children Allowed?Yes
  • Smokers Allowed?No
  • Pets Allowed?Yes

Owner's Swapping Wishes

Resort Description

Valmorel is 10 mins drive. The resort has many blue and red runs so is ideal for beginners and intermediate skiers; some challenging areas for the proficient also. Good ski school (ESF) with many friendly English speaking instructors. Numerous mountain bars and restaurants. Two new lifts installed over summer 2011. Valmorel links with St Francois to create an extensive ski area. Resort has reputation of being children friendly and is popular with the locals and Dutch, though not well known to the Brits (maybe good or maybe not....)

Other Resorts Nearby

Meribel is 30 minutes drive giving access to the huge Three Valleys area (includes the additional resorts of Courcheval, Les Menuires and Val Thorens) with skiing for all abilities. More resorts than you can shake a stick at within an hour's drive.