We consider Chalet Merri to be the best of the bunch. Its interior is homely and warm, with many Swiss touches and above all, views that are out of this world. Our verdict: Utterly gorgeous
Main features o 4 twin bedrooms (can be made into doubles) o panoramic views overlooking the spectacular Rhône valley o large open plan living and dining area o DVD player, large TV, stereo with MP3 dock o stone open fireplace o hot tub on large terrace that accepts 6 with ease o wireless internet access available for guests' own laptops o 2 ensuite bath/shower rooms o separate 'family' bathroom and
separate WC o double garage, containing table tennis table o underfloor heating with individual room thermostats o quiet location
Chalet Merri is a newly-built traditionally-styled luxury chalet. Located in a spectacular location overlooking the 3km-wide Rhône velley, the chalet provides spacious, luxurious surroundings for groups of up to 8 people. It is traditionally built of timber, with reinforced concrete and underfloor heating on the lower two floors.
Location o village centre, 5 minutes' walk o ski bus (free), 250m o nearest restaurant/bar, 100m o main lift station walkable in 10-15 minutes, or 2-3 minutes to drive (parking available at lift station)
On the lower ground floor, the large front door leads into a hallway off which is a wine store and double garage (complete with ski racks and a laundry room off it), whilst in the main premises are a boot room, three spacious bedrooms (the master with ensuite bathroom, plus two further twin rooms), a separate family bathroom for use by the twin bedrooms, and a separate WC.
Up the spiral stone stairs to the ground floor, and you arrive at the open plan living and dining area, complete with rustic log fire, sumptuous lounge furniture and panoramic picture windows, providing outstanding views across the beautiful Rhone valley. Outside is a large terrace complete with luxurious hot tub.
Upstairs once more and the high-ceilinged living room is overlooked by a beautifully appointed mezzanine floor, off which is the fourth bedroom and ensuite shower room.
To book your chalet, please call us on: 01934 820854