Hip Chalets Chamonix

France: Haute-Savoie

The ultimate in luxury, style and comfort for your ski trip to Chamonix! 

La Ferme Du Bois

About This Chalet

This is one of the oldest farmhouses in Chamonix and also one of the valley’s most stunning properties, photographed by many fashion magazines. La Ferme du Bois is situated in the picturesque village of Les Bois – a stunning and picturesque village full of beautiful chalets and lovely walks.

This 400-old farmhouse was refurbished to a high standard, mixing its rustic features with modern details and equipped with exclusive facilities such as outdoor hot tub, a home cinema room, several flat screen TVs and beautiful antique furnishings. The result is a 5-star chalet with lots of charm, history and authenticity - always highly appreciated by its guests.

Chalet Description

There are 4 bedrooms on the ground level and one double room on the top floor. Three of the bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms and two share a shower room. All the bedrooms have beds that can be either made up as twins or doubles.

There are also flat screen TVs with SKY TV and DVD players in the 2 Master Suites.

On the first floor is the dining room with a possibility of seating for up to 16 people. This space is decorated with antique furniture and historic details in every corner.

Half a step up from the dining area is the very spacious and beautiful living room with high-beamed ceiling, panoramic windows and a huge walk-in fireplace. Accessed from the living room is the sundeck with hot tub. The views from this terrace are spectacular, covering the dramatic peaks of the Mont Blanc mountain range.

The social areas in this chalet are exceptionally spacious and charming and the chalet is therefore a fantastic mountain retreat for groups of friends and families who wish to spend quality time in a fabulous alpine “home away from home”.

Facilities

  • 5 bedrooms – 3 with ensuite bathrooms
  • 4 bathrooms in total
  • Guest toilet
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Dining area for up to 12 people
  • Library / Study
  • Antique fireplace
  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Entrance and space for ski boots, clothes etc.
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Private garden and driveway
  • Stunning views of the village of Les Bois and the Mont Blanc mountain range
  • Flat-screen TV's, stereo system, DVD collection and TV games

Location

The village of Les Bois breathes history and has some of the most authentic and beautiful chalets in the valley of Chamonix. It is therefore a perfect location for non-skiers who wish to go for short or longer walks, stroll around in the peaceful forestry areas or try the cross-country tracks and bike-trails which also pass by the village.

There are renowned restaurants such as Le Sarpe, Hotel Eden and La Cabane are within walking distance from chalets in Les Bois.

Both trains and buses stop in the village of Les Praz, which is a beautiful 10-minute walk from the chalet through the village. The ski area of Flegere is only a short drive or a 15-minute walk.

Chamonix centre can be reached within 5 minutes by car, 10 minutes by bike or approximately 35 minutes if you would choose to walk from the chalet.

Geneva airport is only 1h away from the chalet, Verbier is also 1h by car and Courmayeur only 30 minutes.

 

Chalet Des Drus

About This Chalet

This chalet is the most exclusive property to be found in Chamonix and it is highly appreciated by its many returning guests.

Not only is the chalet 5-star from top to toe – our guests also receive high-class services from the chalet staff who make sure that everyone is looked after to a 100%. The executive chef will prepare breakfast and dinners – all made to your specific requirements and with fresh and local ingredients. Afternoon tea is laid our daily and our cleaners and hosts make sure that everything is running smoothly during your stay.

Private chauffeurs will have vehicles waiting on stand-by to take you to and from and the slopes, in to the centre of Chamonix or even to neighbouring ski resorts such as Courmayeur and Megeve.

Le Chalet des Drus offers in-door swimming pool, steam room, a small gym, outdoor hot tub and s stunning massage room – a fabulous retreat to relax and recharge.

The chalet’s façade and interiors combine burned and sand blasted rustic wood with beautiful stonework and lovely variety of colour-fabrics and textures throughout the building.

The use of these traditional materials contracts beautifully with the modern design features such as the glass stairway and slate dining table using iron legs from the workshop of Mr Eiffel.

Le Chalet des Drus sits on 4,000m2 of private-park in one of the most exclusive locations in the Chamonix Valley enjoying exceptional 360degree views of the Mont Blanc massif, Le Brevent, the Aguille Vert and Les Drus.

Chalet Description

Main Building

There are three beautiful double bedrooms in the left wing of the ground floor – all with private ensuite bathrooms and access out to the garden via sliding doors. There is also a bunkroom with ensuite shower room located off the entrance hall.

The first, very spacious Master Suite is located in the right wing of the ground floor and has an ensuite bathroom with a large shower and bathtub, separate WC. A state of the art fireplace with relax-corner overlooking the lovely gardens and a mezzanine with a desk and a small bed.

The middle section of the building has an indoor swimming pool and steam-room. This space has large windows with panoramic views of the mountains and it opens out to the garden.

A spectacular living area is located on the first floor with a large, modern open fireplace separating the dining area from the sitting area. The living-room accesses a large sun-terrace which overlooks the gardens and the fabulous mountain panorama. There is also a very cosy TV-room above the living area, accessed via a stylish glass staircase.

The kitchen is equipped with the finest high-end facilities from Miele and there is also a separate breakfast table, a Miele coffee Machine and a small breakfast terrace that captures the morning sun.

The second Master Suite is located off the living room and has a separate walk-in wardrobe, fireplace and daybed, ensuite bathroom with bespoke designed cowhide bathtub and separate shower.

At the far end, above the garage, is a cinema-room with the latest sound system and cosy furnishings – well away from the rest of the chalet to create privacy.

Annex

Chalet des Drus now offers a new, exclusive annex with a beautiful massage-room, a gym and an outdoor hot tub. Above the gym is the third Master Suite which has an open plan bedrooms/lounge with fireplace and panoramic views of the mountains.

Facilities

  • Total of 7 bedrooms available to clients configured as follows;
  • A. 6 bedrooms in the main building (2 of them are master suites). All have ensuite bathrooms and access out to a balcony / terrace. They also all have flat-screen TV and DVD player.
  • B. Separate building in the garden with gym, massage-room, out-door hot tub and double/twin Master Suite on the upper floor with fireplace, ensuite bathroom and balcony.
  • 700 m2 of living surface
  • Fireplace in the living-room and in the 3 master suites
  • Indoor swimming pool with hammam (steam-room)
  • 4300 m2 of garden
  • Fully equipped kitchen with high-quality fittings from Miel, professional coffee maker etc.
  • Vast living area with fireplace and access out to the balcony
  • TV-room with big flat-screen TV
  • Big sun terrace with dining table and lounge corner
  • Sun loungers outside the bedrooms on the ground floor with direct access to the garden
  • Garage and private parking
  • TV-room with the latest sounds-system and DVD collection
  • Equipped gym
  • Outdoor hot tub
  • Massage room
  • Hand-made furniture of the highest quality and architectural design
  • Satellite TV, wifi internet, high quality sound systems and flat-screen TV’s throughout the property

There is also a separate apartment with 2 further bedrooms, kitchenette and dining area which is used for the chalet staff.

Location

The village of Les Bois offers fantastic walking paths and a stunning scenery with spectacular views of the mountains.A variety of cross-country tracks, hiking paths and easy walks are accessed from the village - suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

Both trains and buses stop in the village of Les Praz, which is a beautiful 10-minute walk from the chalet. The ski area of Flegere is only a short drive or a 15-minute walk. Chamonix centre is only 5 minutes by car or a beautiful 40-minute walk along rivers and through villages.

We recommend a visit to the nearby restaurant La Cabane, located just next to the golf club and a pleasant 7-10 minute walk from Chalet des Drus.


Kandahar Lodge 1

About This Chalet

Hip Chalets are very happy to present Kandahar Lodge 1 – a brand new four bedroom apartment located in the heart of Chamonix. Next to the historical Place de La Mer de Glace in the center of Chamonix, Kandahar Lodge 1 provides well priced 5-star accommodation both winter and summer. The apartment enjoys a vast sun terraces which overlooks the stunning panorama of both Chamonix town and Mont Blanc. Private ski lockers, boot warmers, infrared saunas, TV in all bedrooms – the lodge is perfectly suited for everyone who wish to have a super comfortable Alpine holiday, yet with all the shopping and buzz at only a stone’s throw away. There is one private parking spaces allocated to Kandahar Lodge 1, and plenty more parking across the road.

Chalet Description

  • 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms, 170m2
  • Private entrance with ski locker and boot warmers
  • Hallway with plenty of storage and cupboards
  • Double/twin bedroom with ensuite shower room and WC
  • Bunk room (full sized beds)
  • Shared shower room with the bedroom below
Double/twin sharing the shower room above
  • Separate WC outside the above bedrooms
  • Master suite with bath and WC, dressing
  • Separate small gym with infrared sauna, shower and cross trainer
  • Fully equipped, open plan kitchen
  • Open plan dining and living room with access out to a very large terrace overlooking Mont Blanc and Chamonix town center
  • Washing machine & Dryer
  • Private parking space
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Wifi

Location

Chamonix center, place de La Mer de Glace (Montenvers)

1h 15 min from Geneva airport

Closest ski lift – Les Planards, 5 minutes walk

 

Kandahar Lodge 2

About This Chalet

Hip Chalets are very happy to present Kandahar Lodge 2 – A brand new three bedroom apartment located in the heart of Chamonix. Next to the historical Place de La Mer de Glace in the center of Chamonix, Kandahar Lodge provides well priced 5-star accommodation both winter and summer. The apartment enjoys a vast sun terraces which overlook the stunning panorama of both Chamonix town and Mont Blanc. Private ski lockers, boot warmers, infrared saunas, TV in all bedrooms – the lodge is perfectly suited for everyone who wish to have a super comfortable Alpine holiday, yet with all the shopping and buzz at only a stone’s throw away. There is one private parking spaces allocated to Kandahar Lodge 2, and plenty more parking across the road.

Chalet Description

  • 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms, 170m2
  • Private entrance with ski locker and boot warmers
  • Hallway with plenty of storage and cupboards
  • Double/twin bedroom with ensuite shower room and WC
  • Bunk room (full sized beds)
  • Shared shower room with the bedroom below
Double/twin sharing the shower room above
  • Separate WC outside the above bedrooms
  • Master suite with bath and WC, dressing
  • Separate small gym with infrared sauna, shower and cross trainer
  • Fully equipped, open plan kitchen
  • Open plan dining and living room with access out to a very large terrace overlooking Mont Blanc and Chamonix town center
  • Washing machine & Dryer
  • Private parking space
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Wifi

Location

Chamonix center, place de La Mer de Glace (Montenvers)

1h 15 min from Geneva airport

Closest ski lift – Les Planards, 5 minutes walk

 


PP/Night from US$ 171