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Tripadvisor Excellance 2014 Apartment Buqa,Samoens

54 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
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 stora...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 ground floor entrance leads to an open plan contemporary fully equipped kitchen/dining area, , washer/dryer and iron in utility cupboard, a stylish twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a separate WC. This is well suited for wheelchair access. The first floor is occupied by a spacious living room with a traditional wood-burning fire-place, modern technology, amazing views and a large south-facing balcony to enjoy the warm summer air and the not-so warm winter air too! The master bedroom and a stylish bathroom with Jacuzzi bath also occupy the first floor.The mezzanine floor with lots of floor space for the little ones is our definition of the ultimate chill zone. Full media system, sofa, bean bags and stunning mountain views, as well as twin beds make this area a great hang out day and night.This spacious apartment comfortably sleeps 8. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 1554371More
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About the Owner
Piral elan R
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
Interaction with guests
Team Buqa is permanently based in Samoens and is available 24/7 to help you thoughout your stay. Anything from booking white water rafting, to recommending places to walk, eat or shop, we are at your disposal!
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Chalet Buqa is an excellent apartment: two minutes’ walk from Samoens centre, close to shops and restaurants, with fantastic views. Buqa is spacious and comfortable. Elan has furnished it thoughtfully and luxuriously. The televisions and play station are fabulous for teenagers. The views from the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Deborah M
Management response:Responded 25 August 2018

Thanks for wonderful and detailed review: we look forward to welcoming you and the family again. Great to have you Buqafied.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Chalet buqua is a fabulous holiday apartment and having stayed there a number of times, I would highly recommend it. Its location is perfect as it's just a short stroll into the centre of the village with breathtaking views of the mountains and Samoens.The apartment...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Colarola
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

There are incredible views up and down the valley from Buqa. It is in an ideal location. Close to the village. But not too close. Quiet and beautiful. The apartment is large, spacious and well equipped. I've used it in winter, spring and summer. It...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Spike128
Management response:Responded 6 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback. It's great to such positive words as they keep Team Buqa motivated season after season. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Buqafied :)

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic. Well equipped chalet with everything needed for a family to relax in comfort or explore the magnificent surrounds. Ideal location for walking. Shops within 10 mins walk. Teenagers loved the WiFi and TV options, no remote control fights! Greeted on arrival and departure at...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank greenkathryn1
Management response:Responded 25 July 2018

Buqafied... Thank you for being great guests. Team Buqa

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Our stay in Samoens at Apartment Buqa was everything we hoped for... Fantastic family time in a home from home! The apartment was clean and welcoming with plenty of space and all the required amenities and some! A five minute walk down to the bus...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Kerry C
Management response:Responded 8 April 2018

Great to have such nice feedback. Buqafied :) Thanks for being such amazing guests, welcome back anytime Team Buqa.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Garage
Internet Access
Trampoline
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Housekeeping Optional
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Good Nightlife
Balcony
Mountain Views
Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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 seating stools and pull-out coffee tables. · Modern solid pine dining table and stylish tableware. · Outdoor dining furniture on the balcony · High-chair, travel cot and children's dining set.
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About the neighbourhood
There is plenty to see and do in and around Samoens, mostly within leisurely walking distance. Centre of Samoens 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. 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! 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 clothes, trinkets, crafts and souvenir shops, supermar...
Getting around
There is plenty to see and do in and around Samoens. It has all the amenities that cater for the residents and visitor. There is a good choice of bars, cafes, restaurants as well as 2 pharmacies, 3 banks, 40 clothes and souvenir shops, 3 supermarkets, (Champion and Carrefour), 3 bakeries, 2 chocolatiers and a tourist information office. There are 6 ski and equipment hire shops available, some with discounts on offer. Every Wednesday, there is a market, which sells local fresh produce of the Haute Savoie, such as cheeses, (Raclette and Tartiflette are the local specialities), sausages and wines, as well as local crafts- all reasonably priced.
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