Le Village des Lapons
- Apartments: Le Village des Lapons
- Country: France
- Region: Mont-Blanc & Chamonix Valley
- Our star rating
- Apartments (Self Catered)
- Sleeps 1 - 6
- Located in a quiet area
- Indoor heated pool
Le Village des Lapons is ideally located in a quiet area, about 500m from the resort centre.
Built by the acclaimed mountain architects MGM in typical mountain style with extensive use of wood, the residence is composed of three 5-storey chalets (with lifts). It enjoys a private indoor heated swimming-pool (closed on Saturday morning), a lounge with open fireplace and wireless internet access (Summer 2017 - €25/week), a fitness room, sauna and steam room (Summer 2017 - 1 free session per apartment per week, then €8/ session/apartment) and a pool table (payable). The residence has its own underground parking (Summer 2017 - £25/car/week payable at time of booking, subject to availability) and bread delivery service (payable). The loan of board games, fondue and raclette sets is available from Reception (subject to availability).
Le Village des Lapons comprises 68 fully equipped apartments of a good standard. All apartments are fairly compact and decorated in traditional rustic style. They have a living area with a single sofa bed with an extra single drawer bed (no extra drawer bed for the 2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-5, no sleeping arrangement in living area for the mezzanine apartment sleeping 6), fully equipped kitchenette with 4-ring ceramic hob, fridge, dishwasher, multifunctional microwave, toaster and electric coffee-maker, bathroom with bath or shower and wc. All apartments have TV and a balcony. Please note all bunk beds are 1.80m long and may therefore not be suitable for most adults.
1 bedroom apartment sleeping 4 (c 30m2): bedroom with 2 single beds.
1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 6 (c 35m2): bedroom with 2 single beds and enclosed alcove with bunk beds (1.80m long) - except for 2 apartments which have a mezzanine sleeping 2.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-5 (c 35m2): bedroom with 2 single beds and a small cabin bedroom with 2 single beds (sometimes bunks 1.80m long).
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-6 (c 40m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds (one slightly smaller than the other). Most have an extra shower room. 2 apartments have a mezzanine sleeping 2 instead of a smaller bedroom.
2 bedroom mezzanine apartment sleeping 6 (c 50m2): 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds (sometimes upstairs), mezzanine with 2 single beds and extra shower.
Prices include (2017):
Price includes bed linen (extra set €7), towels and use of pool and fitness room. One Free sauna or steam room session per apartment.
To pay locally (2017):
Refundable deposit €300, local tourist tax c €1.50/pers/day, end of stay cleaning if apartment is not left in perfect order €35-€59. Pets welcome €39/week each (max 2/apt). To hire: cot €15/stay, high chair €15/stay or baby kit (cot + high chair) 25€/week (all subject to availability, state at time of booking).
To pay at time of booking (optional) (2017):
HOTEL SERVICES: beds made on arrival £26-35/apartment, final cleaning (excl kitchen area) £31-52/apartment or beds made on arrival + final cleaning (excl kitchen area) £48-78/apartment (payable at time of booking).
Le Village des Lapons 3* Superior residence is ideally located in a quiet area of Les Saisies, with easy access to the slopes, 300m from the ski school departure point and about 500m from the resort centre.