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Le Cristal

  • Apartments: Le Cristal
  • Country: France
  • Region: Mont Blanc & Chamonix Valley
  • Resort: ARGENTIERE
  • Ski Area: Mont Blanc & Chamonix Valley
  • Official star rating
  • Apartments (Self Catered)
  • Sleeps 1 - 7
  • Highlights:
    • Indoor heated pool
    • Spacious lounge area with open fireplace
    • Located right in the centre of the resort

Le Cristal d’Argentière is a residence which is located right in the centre of the resort of Argentiere, 50m from the tiny train station and the shuttle bus stop to the ski lifts and Chamonix. The Grands Montets cable car, the ski school and kindergarten are just 300m away.

This MGM built residence (1st generation) is composed of four 6-storey buildings (with lifts) comprising 45 apartments. Le Cristal d’Argentière enjoys a private indoor heated swimming-pool, a spacious lounge area with open fireplace, a left-luggage room, a laundry room (payable) and a billiard table (payable). The residence has its own underground parking (max height 1.90m, £38/week payable at time of booking), ski lockers, bread delivery service (payable locally) and WiFi in Reception area only €20/week. Free outdoor resort car park 50m away (approx 50 spaces, subject to availability).

The loan of hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, board games, fondue and raclette sets is available from Reception (subject to availability).

All apartments at Le Cristal d’Argentière are fitted and furnished to a good standard of comfort and convenience. They have a living area which can sleep one person also, fully equipped kitchen area with 4-ring ceramic hob, fridge, dishwasher, oven, coffee-maker, kettle and toaster; bathroom or shower room and wc. All apartments have satellite TV, telephone (payable) and an east or south-facing balcony. Some apartments have their own private sauna (€39/6 sessions, subject to availability, state at time of booking).

Apartment types:

Studio sleeping 2-3 (19m2): bunk beds (1.75m long) in living area.

1 bedroom apartment sleeping 2-3 (c 26m2): bedroom with double bed.

1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 4-5 (c 35m2): bedroom with double bed and alcove (separated from living area by curtain) with bunk beds (1.75m long)

2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-5 (c 40m2): bedroom with double bed and small bedroom

with a double bed or bunk beds (1.75m long).

2 bedroom alcove or mezzanine apart sleeping 6-7 (c 70m2): 2 bedrooms each sleeping 2 and alcove with bunk beds (1.75m long, separated from living area by curtain) or mezzanine with 2 single beds.

Prices include:

Prices include: fully equipped apartment, bed linen (extra set €7/pers) and towels (extra set €7/pers).

Pre-bookable:

HOTEL SERVICES (Pre-Bookable): beds made on arrival £23-£38*/apartment, end of stay cleaning (excl kitchen area and washing-up) £27-£53*/apartment, beds made on arrival + end of stay cleaning (excl kitchen area and washing-up) £42-£84*/apartment (*depending on the size of the apartment, payable at time of booking).

To pay locally:

Refundable deposit €300, local tourist tax €2.25/pers/day, end of stay cleaning if apartment is not left in perfect order. To hire: cot €15**/stay, high chair** €15/stay or both** €25/stay (subject to availability, state at time of booking, ** for a child up to 2 yrs old). Pets welcome €44/week each (max 2/apt, state at time of booking).

Lift pass offers:

Argentiere lift pass offer for early (28/11-18/12) and spring snow (09/04-01/05). Early booking offer (from Sat 09/01 to Fri 05/02 + from Sat 05/03 to Fri 08/04) if booked before 20/11/15. All available on adult, child, senior and family passes
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Argentiere Resort Map

Our featured residences are located as follows:

Le Cristal – F2/3 or YELLOW STAR