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Tripadvisor Excellance 2014 Apartment Buqa,Samoens

Apartment Buqa -  Winter
45 reviews
Apartment Buqa -  Winter
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Buqa Kitchen/Diner
Buqa Kitchen/Diner
En-suite Twin Bedroom
Buqa Lounge
Buqa Lounge
Buqa Lounge
Summer view from Buqa
Master Bedroom
Master bedroom
Master Bathroom with Jacuzzi
Mezzaine bedroom
Winter view from Buqa
Buqa Ingredients
Samoens summit
Buqa Stairway
Beauty of Samoens
Sunset in Samoens
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Chalet -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Samoens, Grand Massif, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
This brand new Apartment has been built on the foundations of the BUQA philosophy allowing friends and family of all generations to Bond and Unwind in Quality surroundings, All year round.Within an exclusive Chalet-style development situated on a quiet lane, the apartment offers a perfect blend of tradition with contemporary living. Stylish interior décor, a traditional wood-burning fire-place, the latest technology and accented lighting throughout give this self-catered apartment an air of comfort and luxury. A WiFi network, Wii-Fit,Sony PS3 games consoles, media system and LCD screens in each room and a huge selection of movies, games and books give you the opportunity to truly kick back and unwind after enjoying the outdoors.The apartment has its own lockable garage with equipment storage facilities and ample outdoor parking space. The... Read more
About the Owner, Piral elan R
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 45 reviews and 1 property
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English first
Bolton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed June 11, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Me and my friends first stayed at Buqa in 2015 and it was incredible, we came over to snowboard and the apartment had everything we need to ensure we were comfortable, entertained and welcomed. So we came back! The place is modern throughout, underfloor heating, wifi, the lot! It had boot warmers for our snowboarding boots, a rack for the...

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Buqafied :)


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Jonny R
2 reviews
Reviewed March 20, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

This was our second stay in Buqa and having learnt the area last time this stay was even better than the last! Great accommodation with an ideal position near the village and a ski bus stop a short 5 min walk away. Gilu was excellent helping out in any situation and was there if we had any issues with the...

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Buqafied :) Thank you for the great comments.


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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 16, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

Buqa is a lovely place to stay - has everything you need. Technology is obviously on the mind of the owner as you have everything you need to keep in touch with reality. If you want to get away from it all though - turn off the wifi :-) We were very lucky to have a great snow fall whilst...

Management response:

Thanks for your comments. Re the chalet host, our aim to to let you enjoy your stay without any unnecessary interruptions. Rest assured we are at hand 24*7 should you need. The boot warmers have been attended to and the comments about the shower have been noted. Thanks for the great review and we look forward to next time. Team...


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Technology in Apartment: · Free WiFi connection accessible throughout the apartment. · SKYPE communication access · 37” LCD plasma screens in lounge, bedrooms and mezzanine. · Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit Games consoles with good choice of games and accessories. · Media Centre Systems in kitchen, bedrooms, lounge and mezzanine. · Media Streamer – a database with over 500 movies and tunes at your fingertips. · Modern accented spotlights, with dimmer functions throughout. · Underfloor heating throughout the apartment. · Temperature control throughout the apartment. · Vacuum cleaner, iron and hair dryer, and European plug socket adaptors. Luxury, Style and Comfort: · Atmospheric Wood burning log fire in lounge, with chrome tools. · Quirky wall paintings with global influences. · Bean bags, suede... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
have have on exception allowed well trained dogs.
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
Jul 8, 2017 -
Sep 15, 2017
Peak Summer holidays
7 nights
Sep 16, 2017 -
Sep 29, 2017
End of Summer
7 nights
Sep 30, 2017 -
Dec 22, 2017
Off Peak
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment to UK Barclays Bank account is also possible. **

The rental tariff is inclusive of all bed linen, bath linen, and fully use of the internet, electricity, games consoles, music/media systems, log wood, hairdryer, oven, and all kitchen/diner facilities including fondue, cafetiere, washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, oven, etc.Please note that extra charges apply for cleaning/maid service and catering options.We take a big passion in what we do and feel we have priced the apartment fairly.  If you find a better offer for a similar apartment ethos please let us know, We will gladly review our price for you.
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About the neighborhood
There is plenty to see and do in and around Samoens, mostly within leisurely walking distance.<BR><BR>Centre of Samoens<BR>The centre focal piece of the village is the Jaysinia alpine botanical garden, created in 1906, and boasting over 8000 varieties of alpine flora, as well as waterfalls, castle ruins from XII century and a chapel from XVIII century. Buqa is sat in perfect balcony view of this beautiful 3.5 acre garden.<BR>The square in the heart of the village has an Ice Skating rink, which converts into an outdoor nightclub - great fun, especially on New Year’s Eve!<BR><BR>Samoens and its surrounding area has all the amenities that cater for the residents and visitors. There is a good choice of bars, cafes, restaurants as well as pharmacies, over 40... more
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How to get there
Airport: Geneva international airport: 37.3 mi
Railway: Cluses: 10.6 mi
By Air:<BR> * Geneva International Airport (GVA) is the closest at 45 mins from Samoens.<BR> * There are frequent flights from UK airports - on Easyjet, Swiss Air and British Airways.<BR> * Chambery Airport (CMF) and Lyon Airport (LYS) are two hours from Samoens.<BR><BR>By Rail:<BR> * www.sncf.com +33 (0) 8 92 35 35 35<BR> * There are regular high speed trains from Geneva to Cluses Railway station - St Gervais/Le Fayet line (which is 17km from Samoens).<BR> * From there, buses are available to Samoens, at a cost of approximately €16.20 return. Alternatively, a taxi journey from Cluses to Samoens would be approximately €50.<BR> * Another option is to travel on a TGV from Annecy to Cluses, then to Samoens using the ab... more
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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