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  • It's snowing outside......
    It's snowing outside......
    It's snowing outside......
    ... but it's cosy inside.
    Romantic four poster bed in this huge suite in the oldest part of the house
    There are 4 big sofas in the large living room; sink into them and relax
    Roche de Mio, one of the high points of La Plagne.
    Property description
    Montchavin
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    Rental Home – 
    6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
    Up the winding mountain road to the church square and the top of the village of Montorlin, and a beautiful old farmhouse owned and run by Liza and Andy as a catered ski chalet.

    Alastair Sawday's Guides have featured this lovely place in The Guardian as one of 10 chalets to treat yourself to this winter.

    The stunning top floor features an open plan living and dining area, with amazing views up and down the Tarentaise valley across to the distant peaks of Mont Blanc. Balconies open off 2 sides of the house from picture windows. The airy living room has huge, squashy sofas, a log fire and an extensive library. Wifi, playstation, DVDs and CDs provide the modern entertainment.

    Mountains, inc. is owner run, and dedicated to good service. Guests will be fed yummy breakfasts and afternoon...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(3)
    • Dining Seats (14)
    • Double Beds:(4)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (3)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Housekeeping Included
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (14)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Staffed Property
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The house has 6 bedrooms on the ground and first floors: three double rooms, two twins, and one family suite with two interconnecting bedrooms. The main room of the suite has a romantic four poster bed; the children's room next door has full length bunk beds. On the first floor one of the twin rooms has the traditional built in wooden curtained beds, which children (and adults!) adore.
    Every room has a hairdryer, big fluffy towels and super-efficient radiators; and a jar of smarties by the bed.
    Listing #HL140387 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Chambery: 62.1 mi
    Railway: Bourg Saint Maurice: 8.1 mi
    Ferry: Calais: 602.7 mi
    Fly, drive or take the train almost to the front door.

    Flights: our nearest airports are Chambery (100kms); Geneva (140kms); Lyon (200kms) and Grenoble (180kms). We can provide the airport transfers too: ask us for a quote.

    Drive: it takes about 10 hours from Calais, mostly on major (toll) roads. There is plentiful free parking around the chalet.

    Train: take the Eurostar from London St Pancreas direct to Bourg Saint Maurice, where we will meet you with our minibus. The service runs on Fridays and Saturdays, either overnight or during the day. www.eurostar.co.uk
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 49.7 mi.
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Missplums
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in March 2015

Wasn't going to write a review as wanted to keep this place a secret but that wouldn't be fair. If like me you research everything, check everything a million times, worry that you booking the right accomadation, flights, transfers, ski hire, lessons, lift passes and then research it all again. Well this is the place for you. Lisa will help... more

Jerry P
Coventry, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We were collected and welcomed by Dan and Bess - from the start and throughout the week, we were made to feel at home in a refreshingly relaxed atmosphere. Dan and Bess delivered an exceptional service, making the very hard work they put into our week at all times look effortless. The accommodation was very homely and we were also... more

Sally W
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

A superb weeks skiing in La Plagne, staying at La Portette. Thanks to Liza for arranging lift passes, transport options etc, made booking very easy. The chalet is a fantastic place to stay, home from home. The Hosts, Bessie and Dan were exceptional. Always smiling, providing local knowledge, going that extra mile to please, nothing was to much trouble for... more

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