CHALET HERON - ALPES

CHALET HERON

 

Further Information

Chalet Heron is a beautiful 17th century farmhouse full of rustic charm. Built originally in the Grand Bornand it was later dismantled and rebuilt in Chamonix in the 1960s.
The main floor has three comfortable bedrooms, a bathroom, a shower room and a separate WC. There is a spacious dining area, a kitchen and a living room with a log fire. The barn upstairs in undeveloped but houses a ping pong table and some basic gym equipment.

Chalet Heron is located in the middle of the Chamonix Valley, with easy access onto the main road. Weather & conditions permitting, it is five minutes drive to Les Houches, ten minutes to Brevent/Flegere and the Aiguille de Midi lift, fifteen minutes drive to the Grand Montet and twenty minutes drive to Le Tour. The chalet is also a short drive to St Gervais/Les Contamines and Courmayeur Italy. Verbier is a fifty minute drive with easy access to its resorts.

Chamonix has captured the hearts of many since the first explorers arrived in this mystical valley in 16th Century and carries on doing so today. It is a great holiday destination for all generations at any month of the year with unlimited activities and unbeatable access to stunning terrain. It also boasts a top line-up of festivals and parties, a good shopping scene and cafe culture and some great restaurants.

For those who prefer a less energetic break, the chalet’s location has a variety of graded walks nearby that offer superb views. And the tranquillity of the chalet’s location provides the perfect opportunity to wind down after the day – reading a good book on the terrace with a glass of wine in hand as the sun lights up the snow-covered mountain tops in a glorious pink!

Chalet Overview

Cosy lounge area with an open fire,  comfy seating for 6 people,  and patio doors leading to the terrace. Fully equipped kitchen with fridge/freezer, oven, stove, microwave, toaster, dishwasher and filter coffee machine.

Bedroom 1 – large twin/double

Bedroom 2 – smaller bunk room

Bedroom 3 –  twin room

Bathroom 1 – large bathroom with bath and sink.

Shower 1 – small shower room

WC – separate WC

Exterior

Designated off-road parking for 2 cars in front of the chalet. Private garden surrounding the chalet on all sides, with a large terrace.

Self-catered bookings include linen/towels, end of stay cleaning and local taxe de sejour.