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Chalets des Marmottes

  • Apartments: Chalets des Marmottes
  • Country: France
  • Region: Maurienne Valley
  • Resort: SAINT JEAN D'ARVES
  • Our star rating
  • Apartments (Self Catered)
  • Sleeps 1 - 6
  • Highlights:
    • Rural setting with breathtaking views over the majestic surrounding peak
    • Outdoor heated pool & sun terrace

Les Marmottes is in a rural setting with breathtaking views over the majestic surrounding peaks, including the Aiguilles d’Arves and 50m from the centre of the village.

Built in typical mountain style with extensive use of wood, the residence is composed of 20 south facing two-storey chalets each housing 6 apartments. It comprises of a fully equipped apartments of a good standard ranging from studios to spacious three bedroom apartments sleeping up to 8 people.

Les Marmottes has a spacious reception area and billiard table (payable). The residence boasts an outdoor heated swimming-pool with sun terrace and Jacuzzi (payable €6/pers/20 mins session, including loan of bathrobe and slippers). Free outdoor parking (1 car space per apartment). Picnic tables with barbecue within the grounds of the residence. There are a number of restaurants, a pub, a launderette (payable), a mini-market, cinema and sports shops 100m from the residence.

What our Clients say

Accommodation was excellent. Lovely and clean upon arrival. Maybe just a finer detail, but we always take an electric slow cooker with us for ski holidays as do many others. The provision of these as part of the standard apartment kitchen equipment would be much appreciated
Mrs R ( 21 Dec 13 )
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The apartments at Les Marmottes are fitted and furnished to a good standard of comfort and convenience.

They have: living area with a double pull-out bed (making up 2 single beds) fully equipped kitchen area with 4-ring hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave or grill, toaster, electric coffee-maker, a bathroom or shower room with wc. All apartments enjoy a balcony (terrace for ground floor apartments). Wireless internet access in the apartments (payable €20/week, state at time of booking as not all apartments have same connectivity). The loan of cot, highchair and baby bath is available (subject to availability, state at time of booking).

Apartment types:

Alcove studio sleeping 2-4 (c 25m2): alcove with bunk beds.

2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-6 (c 40m2): bedroom with a double bed (sometimes upstairs with sloping roof), small bedroom with bunk beds.

2 bedroom mezzanine apartment sleeping 6-8 (c 55m2): bedroom with a double bed. Upstairs (sloping roof): bedroom with 2 single beds, mezzanine with a double pull-out bed (making up 2 single beds), extra wc.

Prices include:

Fully equipped apartment.

To pay locally:

Refundable deposit €250, local tourist tax c €1.10/pers (12yrs+)/day, end of stay cleaning €36-€46 (excl kitchen area). To hire: bed linen €10.50/bed*, towels €6.50/kit* (1 hand towel, 1 bath towel, 1 bath mat), TV €40/week, cleaning kit €6. Pets welcome €30 (max 1/apt).

*to be reserved at time of booking

Les Chalets des Marmottes in Winter

The 3* residence Chalets Les Marmottes in St Jean is set in a rural setting with breathtaking views over the majestic surrounding peaks, including the Aiguilles d’Arves. A short distance from the small village centre, it is ideally located at the foot of the slopes, between 50 and 200m from the ski lifts.

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