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La Forge Mountain Lodge

Chalet -
7 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Les Houches, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes
This beautiful mountain lodge is located close to the ski lifts at Prarion and the ski pistes of Les Houches (Chamonix Valley)..... and in the summer, the stunning Mountain bike and hiking trails.

A stunning home from home La Forge is a spacious property with 7 bedrooms and 7 bath or shower rooms all with WC. The chalet has excellent facilities which include a sauna and exterior hot tub. During the winter months we include the maintenance of the hot tub and snow clearing of the chalet parking (when necessary) In the winter months we include a mid week housekeeping and the final clean when you leave.

The chalet is decorated in a rustic country style with old ski's, books and pictures and antique furniture. There is a spacious living area with cream leather sofa's and stag's Antlers adorn the dining room. Other facilities incl...
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Listing #HL216461
About the Owner
Gaby N
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2011
Interaction with guests
We live nearby and are on hand to offer our advice and resort knowledge. In our absence our chalet manager is on hand. We are contactable by email or by phone/text everyday.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

This is our 3rd year at the chalet. Having previously stayed in February half term and with the usual (amazing) chalet staff (Oli and Tiggy) departed we were wondering what to expect. Gabby and Tim who own the chalet have struck gold again with Sally...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Mrs_Dx
HuskiAlpineHolidays, VR Owner at La Forge Mountain Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2017

Dear Michaela and Andrew, Thank you so much for the lovely review, it certainly makes what we have chosen to do for a living more than worthwhile when we know we can deliver great holidays and make our guests happy and show them some of...More

Reviewed April 6, 2017

We stayed at La Forge for a week in March and overall the stay left us disappointed with the service and food, (it was far from a 'stylish cuisine' as it mentions on the companies website). There were 6 people in total staying so I...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Ksenia L
HuskiAlpineHolidays, VR Owner at La Forge Mountain Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2017

Dear Ksenia, Thank you for your feedback. Firstly and foremost we must ask why none of your comments were addressed to us in person during your stay? You had ample opportunity to discuss some of these points with me in person when I drove you...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2017

We have had a fabulous week skiing in the Chamonix valley. Gaby, Tim, Tony, Sally, Hannah & Gee were so helpful and accommodating taking care of any incidental requirements. La Chalet Forge is very homely with a spectacular log fire, ample lounge area, views from...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank june b
HuskiAlpineHolidays, VR Owner at La Forge Mountain Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Hello June, It was lovely to meet you at the chalet and we are so thrilled you enjoyed the property and it met your needs in terms of space and amenities for you and your extended family. We look forward to welcoming you at La...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (15)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (15)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Cleaning is not included with summer rentals and is 10 euros per person, min 100 euros. THE HOT TUB IS NOT INCLUDED with summer rentals. Pets (dogs only) are only accepted under...
    2 Full baths
    1 Shower
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    4 Kings
    8 Twins
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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.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: $629 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: $126 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
PRICES DISPLAYED ARE SELF CATERED RATES BASED ON max 14 guests. FOR SMALLER GROUPS please contact us for a reduced rate quote. FOR OUR CATERED RATES or SKI WEEKEND rates please contact us directly for a quote. The self catered WINTER rates include bed linen, towels, mid week clean and the final cleaning. We include regular hot tub maintenance, snow clearing and other optional extra's.
Summer rentals exclude the final clean and use of the hot tub .
Payment by Credit and Debit card accepted or BACS. Final balance due 10 weeks prior to departure except for Peak Dates which are 12 weeks.
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About the neighborhood
Home to the sports of skiing and mountaineering, Chamonix is simply addictive. The dramatic mountains of the Chamonix valley incorporating the Mont Blanc Massif offers breathtaking scenery and make it a stunning setting for any skiing, snowboarding or summer activity holiday. With five separate ski areas scattered along the Chamonix valley, each with its own unique character and the famous off piste Valley Blanche run , every level of skier and snowboarder is amply catered for!

Les Houches is a pretty and unspoilt ski village which nestles just 5km from Chamonix town.
Les Houches in the summer is perfect for mountain biking, hiking and walking.

The Chamonix valley has plenty to offer the non-skier, both rich in history and buzzing with shops, markets, bars, restaurants, exhibitions and f...
Getting around
A car is recommended. In the winter it is possible to walk to the Blue Alloud piste and ski down to the Prarion bubble. In the summer you may prefer to walk to the hikes or to the village but a car is useful if you want to explore the surrounding area.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Geneva: 62.1 mi
Railway: Les Houches: 1.9 mi
Ferry: Calais: 559.2 mi
Geneva Airport is just over an hour away by car.
We can offer airport transfers as a supplement to any accommodation booking.
Lyon airport is just over 2 hrs drive. Milan airport is 2.5 hrs drive away (via Mont Blanc tunnel from Aosta valley)

We recommend Easy Jet, Swiss or BA for flights from most UK regional and main airports.

Driving from Calais is an easy drive taking 8 or 9 hours.
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.
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