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La Ribambelle

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6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Combloux, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
<BR>Chalet La Ribambelle is a beautiful traditional chalet set above the alpine village of Combloux, with spectacular views of the Mont Blanc and its mountain range. It has been used as a family holiday home ever since it was built approximately 50 years ago by our parents. It is set at the end of a quiet lane, with rolling fields below and very few other houses around, providing a wonderfully tranquil setting with plenty of open space.<BR><BR>SKIING. Ski slopes are 3 minutes by car. A shuttle bus is available. We can organise ski hire at discounted rates.<BR><BR>The chalet is on three levels, with the main living accommodation on the middle level. The house sleeps 14 people in six bedrooms with 4 bath or shower rooms, very spacious living areas and wonderful views from most windows.<BR>There is ample p... Read more
About the Owner, Simon B
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 83 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL208720
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Martin H
Aveley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed February 8, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

Week long skiing trip with eleven others. From arrival to leaving we were all impressed with this place. Pleasantly welcomed by contact. Shown around a spacious, warm, homely abode that was fully equipped with absolutely everything you could ask for. Once you enter you proceed into a lounge that smacks you instantly with breathtaking views of Mont Blanc. Inbetween skiing...

Alan R
Jersey, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed August 6, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We spent a very enjoyable week at La Rimambelle. The chalet is in a very quiet position above Combloux, well away from any busy roads. It has the most extraordinary views of Mont Blanc and the surrounding mountains - better than the views from Chamonix in most ways because the extra distance lends some perspective. Not that this makes Mont...

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This holiday maker enjoyed his stay so much that he enquired about buying the chalet from us !


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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 13, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
Aug 5, 2017 -
Aug 18, 2017
3 nights
Aug 19, 2017 -
Sep 3, 2017
3 nights
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
– The rental includes a one-time linen & towel setup. Cleaning service included (4 days per week).

-25% of rental to be paid within five (5) days of booking.
-75% of rental (the balance) to be paid in full 60 days before arrival.

- A deposit of £500 is payable 60 days before arrival (with the balance of the rental )
This will cover any damage or breakages during the stay and also any phone calls made on the landline.
The balance will be refunded within fourteen (14) days of your departure from the chalet
Full details are given in the rental contract.

PAYMENTS to be made by personal cheque or bank transfer payable to Simon Browne.
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About the neighborhood
One hour from Geneva. A free shuttle bus runs winter and summer from the end of the road to the ski slopes and to the village. Combloux has a small supermarket and a range of other shops and restaurants, and is just a few minutes’ drive from the house, which in turn is just a two minute drive from the ski slopes in winter – or great walking in summer. The village has a Wednesday market and a tourist office which co-ordinates lots of local activities. <BR><BR>There is a larger supermarket within a 10 minute drive, and the valley town of Sallanches, with hypermarkets and shopping outlets, is approx. 20 minutes’ drive. Combloux as a ski resort has a good network of slopes with altitude 1200m – 1900m, and is also connected to some of the Megeve slopes. The resort offers a good ran... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Geneva: 43.5 mi
Railway: Sallanches: 5.0 mi
By plane, one hour from Geneva Airport. Accessible from UK by Easyjet, Swiss, BA, and others. Chamexpress coach runs from Geneva Airport to Sallanches.<BR>By plane, 90 minutes from Chambery Airport.<BR>By car, 8 hours from Calais, motorway all the way to Sallanches, which is 20 minutes away.
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.
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