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Chalet Gentian - Samoens

Stunning 5 bedroom chalet with hot tub and barrel sauna in Vercland, a quaint hamlet of Samoens  (Français)

At a glance

Sleeps:

12

Bedrooms:

5

Hot tub and barrel sauna. Log fire.

Sunny terrace. Ski lift / piste 10mins walk.

Private parking. Great views.

Wi-Fi. Satellite TV. 450m2 chalet.

Chalet Gentian Samoens Double height ceilings and a wonderfully spacious open plan layout

New to market! Newly built in 2019/20, Chalet Gentian is an impressive 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom chalet spanning an incredible 450 m2. Accommodating up to 12 guests across 3-floors of living space, the chalet features both hot tub and barrel sauna, and affords stunning views from its peaceful setting in the quiet hamlet of Chez Renand next to Vercland, Samoens. Luxurious extras include the warming log burner, superbly equipped kitchen with marble work tops, underfloor heating, environmentally friendly heat exchange system plus additional electric fireplace. Deep plush sofas, a large TV with Blu-ray disc player, plus a selection of films, games and books provide further comfort and maximum entertainment. Wi-Fi internet is also available throughout.

Situated a mere 10-12-minute walk from the pistes, gondola and restaurants of Vercland, and only a few minutes’ drive from Samoens. Alternatively a 20 minute walk to Samoens but it takes a little longer on the way back up. Chalet Gentian is the perfect base for your year-round holidays to the Alps. The chalet also benefits from a large secure ski room, with direct access to and from the chalet. A separate washer and dryer is available for guest use, and there is ample off-road parking in the chalet’s private drive.

This property is privately owned and has been carefully selected to be in Alps Accommodation’s premier portfolio. It has a Saturday changeover day, however in low season and for last minute bookings, flexible arrival day and length of stay may be available. Contact us for more information.

Description

description

Step into Chalet Gentian via one of two separate entrances. The main door opens onto a wide and welcoming entrance foyer, with four of the chalet’s five enormous bedrooms located on this level. A second door provides direct access to a huge heated ski room, equipped with carved wooden bench seat, ski racks, and ample hanging and shelving space. A separate washer and drier are fitted in one corner of the room, and a games/chill space for the kids is accessed via a door in the opposite corner (due to be completed for Summer 2020).

A winding wooden staircase leads to the chalet’s mid-level, an immense space with central log burner and suspended globe lights, which hang from double height ceilings. Light floods in from all directions through glass panel doors and windows, affording stunning views as you dine at the extendable wooden dining table. The kitchen is superbly equipped, featuring marble work tops and central island with breakfast bar, two full-size ovens, 5-burner induction stove top, dishwasher, and American style fridge-freezer. The many cupboards and drawers are stocked with all the pots, pans, crockery, glass and bakeware you could possibly need, with specialty items including fondue set, slow cooker, and Nespresso coffee machine with milk frother. Relax by the fire in the large chair, or retire to the separate lounge room, with two large 3-seater sofas plus additional 2-seater. A large LG TV equipped with Blu-ray disc player and both HUMAX and Skybox satellite TV (French & English channels), and selection of films, books and board games are provided for your entertainment. The lounge also features an electric log-burning effect heater.

The chalet’s entire upper level comprises a small mezzanine space and impressive ensuite Master Bedroom. Chalet Gentian also benefits from a large gravelled terrace to the rear of the house, featuring hot tub and barrel sauna. Here, the chalet grounds run seamlessly into the fields behind, the perfect sledging terrain come winter! Ample private, off-road parking is available to the front of the chalet.

Chalet Gentian is adjoined by a private 1-bedroom apartment, above its garage, which is very occasionally used by the owners. This is a fully self-contained unit, with separate entrance and parking, affording Chalet Gentian guests maximum privacy. 

Bedrooms

bedrooms

Bedroom 1

Sleeps 2, ensuite (shower, WC), 1 x king bed (160cm wide)

Bedroom 2

Sleeps 4, private bathroom (bath/shower, WC), 2 x single beds (90cm wide) or 1 super king bed (180cm wide) plus full-size bunk beds (90cm wide)

Bedroom 3

Sleeps 2, ensuite (shower, WC), 1 x super king bed (180cm wide) or 2x single beds (90cm)

Bedroom 4

Sleeps 2, ensuite (shower, WC), 1 x king bed (160cm wide)

Bedroom 5

Sleeps 2, ensuite (shower & freestanding bath, WC), 1 x king bed (160cm wide)

Chalet Gentian boasts 5 spacious bedrooms each with private bathrooms. Quality furnishings and individual design features ensure maximum style and comfort, with all rooms equipped with bedside tables, reading lamps and ample storage space for your belongings. Extra soft linens and custom-made soft furnishing provide an extra level of warmth, and all bathrooms are equipped with WC, bath and/or large walk-in shower (min. 90cm x 170cm) featuring oversized rain-shower heads, single basin vanity units with additional storage space and heated towel rails.

Bedrooms 1 through 4 are all located on the chalet’s lower level. Bedroom 1 is a quad room with private bathroom in the hall, equipped with bath with overhead shower. Featuring full-size bunk beds and 2 single beds that can be converted to a super king on request, this room is ideal for children, single groups of friends, and as a family suite.

Bedroom 2 is a king size room with ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower. A large built-in wardrobe and chest of drawers provide storage, with double French doors providing private access outdoors.

Bedroom 3 is a super king room with custom-made headboard and matching upholstered bench seat, a built-in wardrobe and large chest of drawers for storage. The ensuite bathroom features a walk-in shower, while double French doors provide private outdoor access. On prior request, this room can be configured as twin with 2 single beds.

Bedroom 4, another lovely king room with double French doors leading out onto the gravelled terrace, features a large wardrobe and chest of drawers, and benefits from an ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower.

Bedroom 5, the Master Bedroom located on the chalet’s upper level, is an immense room with stunning wood-framed king bed, antique wardrobe, chest of drawers and additional cabinet. The ensuite bathroom features a free-standing bath and walk-in shower.

Exterior

exterior

Chalet Gentian boasts an impressive outdoor space featuring both a hot tub and barrel sauna, ideal for relaxing after a busy day in the mountains at any time of the year. Feel as one with nature as you enjoy the views from these luxury facilities, the sauna featuring a floor to ceiling clear glass viewing panel, overlooking private farmland to the rear. Equipped with an outdoor dining table and chairs, the large gravelled terrace is also the ideal space to enjoy al fresco meals in the warmer months. A BBQ is also provided.  To the front of the chalet a huge, flat drive provides ample off-road parking. 

Contents

contents
  • 2x full-size electric ovens
    American style fridge-freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Dryer
  • 5-burner induction hob
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • 4-slice toaster
  • Nespresso coffee machine
  • Nespresso milk frother
  • Coffee Plunger
  • Teapot
  • Fondue set
  • Slow Cooker
  • Electric hand mixer
  • Electric beaters
  • Food processor
  • Selection of pots & pans
  • Selection of baking dishes
  • Baking trays
  • Cake tins/moulds
  • Crockery
  • Assorted glassware
  • Champagne flutes
  • Cutlery
  • Assorted kitchen utensils
  • Set of chef’s knives
  • Chopping boards
  • LG TV (ENG/FR)
  • Skybox
  • HUMAX satellite receiver
  • Blu-ray disc player
  • Selection of Blu-ray discs
  • Selection of boardgames
  • Selection of books (ENG)
  • Hot Tub
  • Barrel Sauna
  • Outdoor dining table & chairs
  • BBQ
  • Log burner
  • Electric log burner
  • Cot
  • High-chair

Location

location

Just a few minutes’ drive from the heart of Samoens and affording stunning views of the Pic de Marcelly and south-facing peaks of the Giffre valley, Chalet Gentian sits amidst expansive fields and traditional Savoyard farmhouses in the quiet hamlet of Chez Renand, Vercland, part of Samoens. Offering the perfect mix of peace and tranquillity combined with utter convenience year-round, the Vercland pistes, telecabine, and very popular bar and restaurant La Reposette are a mere 10-12-minute walk away. Vercland also benefits from a free and regular ski bus service in the winter, which provides access each day to both Samoens and Morillon.

Enjoy the many shops, bars and restaurants, impressive ice-skating rink, picturesque Jaÿsinia Botanical Gardens and wonderful medieval town square of Samoens, with its beautiful church, ancient buildings and bustling Wednesday morning market. Or head to the beautiful Lac Bleu in Morillon, also a fantastic summer destination, with its swimming beach, climbing tree adventure park, pony rides and more!

GPS Coordinates for this property: 46.071421, 6.713258

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Premier Services - What's included?

This property is booked directly with the owner and their pricing includes:

¤ Towels and linen provided ¤ 5 - 20% off ski passes delivered on arrival
¤ Beds made for your arrival ¤ 20% discount on ski hire, 10% on lessons
¤ End of stay cleaning included ¤ Welcome basket of food and drink
¤ Meet and greet service ¤ Sample selection of toiletries (often Eco)
¤ In-resort assistance ¤ Utility bills and Tourist Tax included
¤ Payment by card or bank transfer ¤ Provision of cleaning products
¤ Firewood included in properties with fires ¤ Washing up liquid, and a starter pack of bin liners and dishwasher tablets

 

At a glance

Sleeps:

12

Bedrooms:

5

Hot tub and barrel sauna. Log fire.

Sunny terrace. Ski lift / piste 10mins walk.

Private parking. Great views.

Wi-Fi. Satellite TV. 450m2 chalet.

Services

Ski lift

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Ski

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Bus

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Ski

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Plate

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Savings

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