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Magical Winter Wonderland Chalet - Argentiere

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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Marmotte Mountain Retreat offers you a truly memorable ski holiday in an idyllic location with superior service, second to none, by friendly chalet hosts and chefs. This magnificent traditionally rustic styled chalet sleeps up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms which are situated amongst the tranquil pine forest located behind the quaint 18th Century village of Argentiere. Adding to the ambiance of this real mountain retreat, there are two streams flowing through the forest garden and past the outdoor Jacuzzi, an idyllic place for deep relaxation tucked away in the forest, as well as plenty of space for children to toboggan and build snow caves. The immense beauty of these forest surroundings are heightened by stunning views of the Mont Blanc mountain range. The cosy interior offers open plan l...Marmotte Mountain Retreat offers you a truly memorable ski holiday in an idyllic location with superior service, second to none, by friendly chalet hosts and chefs. This magnificent traditionally rustic styled chalet sleeps up to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms which are situated amongst the tranquil pine forest located behind the quaint 18th Century village of Argentiere. Adding to the ambiance of this real mountain retreat, there are two streams flowing through the forest garden and past the outdoor Jacuzzi, an idyllic place for deep relaxation tucked away in the forest, as well as plenty of space for children to toboggan and build snow caves. The immense beauty of these forest surroundings are heightened by stunning views of the Mont Blanc mountain range. The cosy interior offers open plan living with a large open fireplace, WiFi access and multi-media entertainment units. The master bedroom has stunning views of the surrounding mountain range with a large en-suite and balcony. Bedroom 2 is a king double/twin with en-suite and bedrooms 3 and 4 are twin rooms sharing a spacious bathroom with separate bath and shower. The spacious and fully equipped kitchen allows for both self-catered bookings or the services of a superior first-class chef fully catered. You can take a short stroll through the forest to les Grands Montets ski area or use the friendly Marmotte Mountain staff services to take you to and from the ski slopes each day. Marmotte Mountain Retreat is great for families, mixed groups of friends and those seeking an outstanding private forest escape in luxury, comfort and style.More
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About the Owner
Jon L
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2011
Interaction with guests
We live in Argentiere so we are on hand todo meet and greet and attend to any potential problems. We try to also make it our protocol that we pass by at least one during the stay to ensure all is going well and efficiently.
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

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Date of stay: March 2017
Management response:Responded 30 June 2017

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

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Date of stay: April 2017
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

It is the second time we book a winter holiday with Jon and we will definitely return again next year. This is the perfect place. The chalet feels totally secluded, surrounded by forest and with two streams running past it, but is only a couple...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank annawestlake
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Last time I stayed with Marmotte mountain in the Libelulle chalet with friends, we had a fantastic time and I vowed I would be back! This time I visited with my partner and we stayed in the 'retreat' chalet. The service was the same as...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Christie T
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We returned to stay at Chamonix as we have stayed here 4 times in the past and all occasions we have stayed in four different chalets with Marmotte Mountain chalets.Each time has been a different experience but all equally the most amazing stays.I guess this...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank NoodlesNilsson
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Corporate Bookings
Linens Provided
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Hot Tub
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Argentiere is a quaint 18th century village located at the base of the infamous les Grands Montets ski area. 8km's from Chamonix Centre - approx 10 minutes by car. Away from hustle and bustle but with way access as required. Supermarket, post office, bakeries, bars and restaurants all only 5 minutes on foot from chalet.
Getting around
We recommend having transport when in the Chamonix Valley, although there is a complimentary bus service and a regular train service available For those taking a catered package, we offer a complimentary minibus service within the Chamonix Valley.
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