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Chalet Grouse

Seating and dining for ten
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Seating and dining for ten
Heidi or walk for ever Chalet Grouse - remote and tranquil.  Ideal for summer holidays - relive Heidi
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5.0 of 5 stars
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20 reviews
Seating and dining for ten
Heidi or walk for ever
Chalet Grouse - remote and tranquil.  Ideal for summer holidays - relive Heidi
Sejour seating and dining for ten
Eat inside or on the balcony - big sunbrella provided for 300 days of sunshine per year
Fully equipped kitchen
Three bedrooms downstairs have a bath/shower room ensuite.
2 double bedrooms, 3 twin bedrooms and four bathrooms
Upstairs The Kings Bedroom.  La Chambre du Roi with access to the balcony
Downstairs Shower Room
Downstairs twin room with cupboards, dressing table and ensuite bathroom
Downstairs twin room with cupboards and ensuite shower room
Ayer - absolutely unspoilt
It is not all uphill!
Ayer - it could be a film set but it is a lived in village
Upstairs Twin room with cupboard and comfy chairs and access to the balcony
Fully equipped kitchen
Just relax - but not on the ballastrade please, owner only!
Chalet Grouse - Remote and Tranquil
The Upstairs Hall with Ski boot dryer
Upstairs shared bathroom with separate shower on right
Stunning view to the South - Wow
View to the West - ski it in winter, walk up it in summer
Chalet Grouse is on three levels
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Overview
Chalet -
5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Ayer, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
Comfort is important to the owner and this is reflected in numerous personal touches.

The lower floor has 3 en-suite bedrooms : two twin rooms and one double. French windows in one of the twin rooms and the double open onto the hillside (downhill, west facing). There is copious cupboard space in each bedroom. A washing machine, drying machine, drying rack, iron and ironing board are available. A sofa bed can be used to sleep up to 12 if required. A baby's cot can be provided on request.

The middle floor has a large open plan sitting area, dining area and kitchen with south and west facing balconies. The south balcony is wide enough to accommodate a circular table suitable for up to 12. The sitting area has two huge comfortable sofas, a window seat, a coffee table, TV (with DVD) and wood burning stove (wood available locally)....
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About the Owner, John M
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 17 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 33 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL88434 by: Holiday Lettings
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Beal115
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in June 2016

We booked for 5 nights in June 2016. We where stunned when we arrived at the size and location of the house overlooking the valley below and snow topped mountains above. The house had everything you would need & more, and the owner was in contact the whole time before our arrival and was very helpful throughout our stay with...

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peter6999...
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

The owners couldn`t have been more helpful, with lots of travel tips and superb local knowledge. The chalet is so comfy with everything you need and in an excellent position at the top of the pretty village. You will need a car if you are skiing. The local ski areas are a short drive from the chalet and we seldom...

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Penelope...
Dundee, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

I stayed at Chalet Grouse in February 2016 and rate it extremely highly. The chalet is beautifully appointed, being just beyond and above the village of Ayer but within reach of its amenities. A very well designed interior with generous and comfortable communal areas; an entrance hall with ample room for ski and other equipment and on the middle floor,...

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
The chalet itself is excellently appointed with three bedrooms en suite, fabulously comfortable sofas to sink into and a good selection of books, games and wide-screen TV with DVDs. Sofa bed enables 12 to stay.<BR><BR>Accommodates 10. Access to the top floor is at road level and will therefore be suitable for those who might find steps difficult.
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 5 nights
$211
£160
$263
£200
$1,119
£850
$4,477
£3,400
Jun 12, 2016 -
Sep 4, 2016
High Summer 2016
5 nights
$224
£170
$263
£200
$1,251
£950
$5,003
£3,800
Sep 5, 2016 -
Dec 17, 2016
Autumn 2016
5 nights
$211
£160
$263
£200
$1,119
£850
$4,477
£3,400
Dec 18, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
Christams New Year 2016/2017
7 nights -- --
$2,502
£1,900
$10,007
£7,600
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment may be in £s or CHF.

Changeover flexible normally on Sundays, arrive after 1600 hrs and depart by 1000 hrs please.

Payment of min £250 secures the booking and is retained as a deposit against damage. This sum (less the cost of damages) is returned after your holiday. The owner reserves the right to retain the deposit for holidays cancelled.

The full weekly cost is payable eight weeks before the start of the holiday. Failure to make this payment jeopardises both the booking and the deposit (at the discretion of the owner).

Cost is inclusive of local taxes, linen, electricity, water, WiFi, TV/DVD, underfloor,heating, hot water, cleaning after your stay and parking for 2 cars.

Bookings made within 8 weeks of the start date of the holiday are to be paid in full, plus a min £250 deposit.

Guests with limited mobility should discuss their requirement before confirming the booking.

Chalet Grouse can be let with Chalet Cuckoo, please ask for the price with your enquiry....
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Geneva: 108.7 mi
Railway: Sierre: 13.0 mi
Ferry: Calais: 528.2 mi
To get to Ayer in Valais:<BR>• Either fly to Geneva, Milan Malpensa or Basel with Easyjet. Then hire a car (snow tyres or chains essential in winter, consider roof box) or take a train (http://www.sbb.ch/en/) to Sierre from Geneva Airport, Gallarate (near Milan Malpensa) or Basel Airport. From Sierre take a bus (CarPostal) or taxi (Taxi Anniviers – 0041796286111) to Ayer.<BR><BR>• Or drive from the UK (8-10 hours from the channel ports).<BR><BR>• Or take the train (London St Pancras – Paris-Sierre, 10 hours, Eurostar and TGV) to Sierre and bus (C. arPostal) or taxi (Taxi Anniviers – 0041796286111) to Ayer.<BR><BR>Directions to Chalet Grouse, Cuckoo and Karma Zoura from Ayer will be sent to you when full payment has been received.<BR><BR... more
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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