This residence is in the heart of a spruce forest with a magnificent view of the Massif du Taillefer and consists of 8 mini villages with four or five 4 storey buildings in each. It integrates perfectly into the surrounding environment. Altogether there are 500 apartments.
Facilities at Villages du Bachat include free access to a private outdoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, small fitness room and sauna. Wi-Fi access & internet point are available in the bar/restaurant (included when purchasing a drink). Free outdoor parking (subject to availability).
The on-site bar/restaurant 'Le Bachat' at Villages du Bachat is modern and friendly and offers stunning views at the foot of the slopes.
If we went back, we would like the same location, as it was peaceful and quiet and great for our family of four.
The apartments at Les Villages du Bachat are part of our Essentiels range. They are both contemporary and comfortable. The interior design is fresh and traditional with wood omnipresent. They all have a living area with a double sofa bed (except for one type of 1 bedroom apartment), a fully equipped kitchen area with hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, coffee maker, a bathroom, separate WC. Balcony or terrace for ground floor apartments.
Some apartments are closer to the slopes and this is reflected in price grid below.
1 bedroom apartment sleeping 2-4 (26/30m2): sofa bed in the living room, bedroom with 2 twin beds, extra WC.
1 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 4-6 (32/42m2): bedroom with a double bed or 2 single beds, alcove with bunk beds. Extra WC.
2 bedroom apartment sleeping 4-6 (35/38m²): bedroom with 2 single beds, bedroom with double beds OR bedroom with 2 single beds, sofa bed in the living room, extra WC.
2 bedroom alcove apartment sleeping 6-8 (50/53m2): bedroom with 2 single beds, bedroom with either a double bed or 2 single beds, alcove with bunk beds, extra shower room, extra WC.
Please note: for any apartments that feature bunk beds, sleeping in the top bunk is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old.
Prices per accommodation (not per person) including Eurotunnel crossing, self-catering in £s, per week
Fully equipped apartment, TV (French channels).
Refundable breakage deposit €300/apartment, local tourist tax €1.60/pers/day, cleaning kit €7. End of stay cleaning (except kitchen area and washing up) or if apartment is not left in perfect order €50-€60 (depending on apartment size). Pets welcome €50/week. To hire: bed linen €7/pers, towels €5/pers.
Price is unless specified, per accommodation, per week, in £s Sterling, including a Standard Eurotunnel crossing from Folkestone to Calais with a car with Free FlexiPlus upgrade on selected dates on a self-catering basis. A supplement will apply for travel on certain peak dates. Other routes and operators available (including P&O routes from Hull to Zeebrugge or Rotterdam plus Brittany Ferries route from Portsmouth to Caen). Accommodation only deducts £230.
* Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on most dates
** Free upgrade to FlexiPlus on Eurotunnel. A travel supplement of £15 each way per car applies.
*** Upgrade to FlexiPlus with Eurotunnel for £109 per car each way
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