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8 reviews
Double sofa bed and reception
Large reception room
Reception room
Double sofa bed
Large reception area
Twin bedroom 2
Twin bedroom 1
lounge to bedrooms
Chemin des caquerets in winter
Large lounge diner
view of farmhouse in summer
Farmhouse in summer
kitchen
view from garden
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Argentiere, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

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Hjalmar F
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
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“Just loved it!”
Reviewed August 1, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Sara and Ian run this lovely apartment in a very hospitable way! They advise and help when needed, superfriendly, simply superb!
Location is great, clean, complete. We stayed almost a week with our 3 kids and 2 dogs. Just loved it!

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SarahFrom...
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
“Comfortable, lovely hosts, good location”
Reviewed April 13, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

We stayed here for 2 weeks while skiing at the end of March with our 2 kids aged 4 & 5. It is rustic and probably in need of some sprucing up, but is spacious and well kitted out with a good fridge freezer / oven / washing machine and space for ski / outdoor kit. It was easy to keep everyone fed and clean and rested. Good indoor and outdoor space for the kids to play and right next to a beautiful river walk.
The hosts Sara and Ian are lovely and extremely helpful.
Location good: close to Les Chosalets bus stop and 5-10 mins walk to the Grand Montets lifts and the amazing Panda Club ski school which I cannot recommend highly enough. We took the bus to Panda club in the mornings and walked home. Ski hire booked in advance from ski revolution near the bus stop which was good value and they were also really nice.
We had a brilliant holiday (thank you Sara and Ian!) and hope to be back soon.

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Liked best: Hosts, spaciousness
Traveling group: Young Children
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jennywagg...
San Francisco, California
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“Home Away from Home”
Reviewed February 16, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Our hosts were incredibly helpful, warm, and eager to make our stay special. They're the best part of staying here, because their advice and support will be invaluable to you.

The building is +300 years old, so you're safe from avalanches and get to enjoy the history of the place. It has a lot of charm, but isn't luxurious. No clothes dryer, but all our laundry was easily dried on the radiators in less than 12 hours. I used the giant tub and plentiful hot water almost every day (the shower and surround are a bit old and could use updating). The kitchen met our needs, though it isn't fit for a gourmet. Lots of nice touches for people who are outdoorsy and efficient - you should look elsewhere if you want opulence!

Note that there are two upstairs units for rent and the owners live downstairs, so a large group could rent out both upstairs units.

This location definitely lets you enjoy the quiet of the mountains (we watched snow fall on the mountains outside our window every evening) but it also has easy access to everything. It is perfect for taking the bus up and down the valley (included in the price of many of the ski passes) and for walking to the Grands Montets resort, into town for groceries or a night out. The walking path along L'Arve river is right outside. A great ski shop (Zag) tuned up our skis nearby. The nearby restaurant "El Yaute" has a French take on Tex-Mex that is delicious and the atmosphere is very friendly and relaxed. Many more restaurants, bars, and ski shops are within 15 minutes walking distance. We stayed for several weeks without a car and found it quite easy to get around with our bus & train pass. If you love the night life in Chamonix, buses are infrequent from 18:00 until the few night busses around 22:00 but the train does run roughly every hour during that time so you can stay in the bigger town (just not too late - but everyone here goes to bed early so they can get up and go skiing or mountaineering).

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Liked best: The hosts!
Liked least: The shower & surround
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Courmayeur, Italy
Reviewed April 15, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed February 9, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Traveling group: Friends
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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 21, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

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Liked best: Peaceful location in beautiful surroundings
Traveling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Lindsay B
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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210 reviews
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“Cozy place, great people, very centrally located!”
Reviewed January 2, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

We stayed in Argentiere over the Christmas holiday between Christmas day and New Years. Our hosts, Sarah and Ian, were just fantastic. Ian checked in with us and helped steer us in the right direction from equipment rentals to which mountains to ski which days. The place is centrally located in Argentiere, with only a 15 minute walk to the small village and the grocery, but it's right on the free bus line as well so if you need to go into Chamonix, you can do that very easily too. The place itself isn't luxury, but it's nice; it's exactly what we needed for our friend-centric ski trip. The only negative thing I would have to say is that the walls and doors are pretty thin, so you can hear most things from any room of the house. If you're looking for privacy or you're traveling with friends you don't know that well, this might not be the place for you. But what really makes this place is the hospitality of Sarah and Ian, it bears repeating what fantastic hosts they are! Thanks for an amazing stay…. we'll be back next year!!!

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