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Entire chaletPrivate host

Charming house with views completely refurbished, decor is neat and warm,

4.6/5 Wonderful

Entire chalet

3 bedrooms3 bathroomsSleeps 7

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Outdoor space
  • Barbecue grill

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Les Houches, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLes Houches Ski Resort13 min walk
  • Popular LocationBossons Glacier10 min drive
  • Popular LocationParc de Merlet15 min drive
  • AirportAosta (AOT-Corrado Gex)57 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 7
861 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    3 single beds
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2
    No shower or bath
Bathroom 3
    No shower or bath

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Charming house with views completely refurbished, decor is neat and warm,

Family-friendly chalet in Les Houches
Our cottage is an old farmhouse completely redone in 2011, the decor is neat and warm, with lots of light, facing south, (picture windows and velux), all comfort.

Very good stereo, many cd to listen, television and English channels. Dishwasher and washing machine.

The view is clear on the Mont Blanc, the Aiguille du Midi and the glacier Taconnaz, the cottage is facing south, and although we are not far from the white road, the environment is quiet and pleasant.

We are in village area, surrounded by 'year - round' inhabitants, charming and discreet.

Terrace equipped with large table, parasol, deck chairs, barbecue and garden. There are 3 bedrooms and sleeps 7, but there is no dining table inside so we consider it perfect and very comfortable for 5 people.
Attention there is 50 € cleaning fee in addition to pay directly to the person who takes care of it at the end of the stay.

Important note: Only one animal (well educated) per stay is allowed on the property. The prior authorization of the owner is necessary.

We appreciate receiving a small introductory note during your immediate bookings. Do not hesitate to ask us your possible questions.
Looking forward to welcoming you soon.
Guest accommodation at this chalet offers coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a bath. Housekeeping is provided on request.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Close to skiing


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Spices
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms


  • 3 bathrooms
  • Bath
  • Hairdryer


  • TV with cable/satellite service
  • Music library
  • Games
  • Video library
  • Books
  • Stereo

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine
  • Near a laundromat


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • In the mountains
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Tennis on site
  • Golf nearby
  • Casino nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sledging nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 7
  • Unit size: 861 sq ft (80 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Charming Chalet Chamonix

About this area

Les Houches

Located in Les Houches, this chalet is in the mountains. Lake Gaillands and Bossons Glacier reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Bellevue Cable Car and Crystal Museum Chamonix. Travelling with kids? Consider Montenvers Tram and Chamonix Ice Rink. Take in the nearby slopes with skiing, or try out other outdoor activities such as ice skating and sledging. Guests love the chalet's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Les Houches Ski Resort - 13 min walk
  • Bellevue Cable Car - 3 min drive
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car - 6 min drive
  • Bossons Glacier - 10 min drive
  • Parc de Merlet - 15 min drive


  • Le Délice - 3 min drive
  • La Ferme Des Agapes - 3 min drive
  • Le Basilic - 3 min drive
  • Jekyll & Hyde - 5 min drive
  • L'Impossible - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains Taconnaz Station - 4 min walk

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 26 out of 39 reviews
5 - Excellent 67%
Rating 4 - Good. 12 out of 39 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 39 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 39 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 39 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4/5 Good

Cozy chalet with gorgeous views.
Cozy chalet with gorgeous views.

5/5 Excellent

Great place to stay
Nice spacious property, set in a great location with stunning surroundings.

5/5 Excellent

Generally Brilliant
A really good place, particularly enjoyed the garden with the views and being able to sit 6 at table in the garden. Very much appreciated the upside down nature of the building - living upstairs, beds downstairs, as it meant there was a cool place to sleep. It was good for the six of us because the weather was mainly excellent, so we had nearly every meal outside. However, we would have had trouble seating 6 of us inside for meals, as the breakfast bar only had 4 chairs and there was no other dining table! So maybe this should be changed - would be a squash for 6 in the winter! Also please think about the thickness of the duvets! The duvet we had on our bed was far too hot in August even in the cool downstairs. The only alternative was to sleep under the duvet cover and a not full-sized blanket, which is what we did. So please consider making the bed covering more flexible for the user in terms of temperature control. We had a great time - thank you very much.

5/5 Excellent

Fantastic Chalet, great views
We stayed for a week at Chalet Vrai departing.on the 24th February. The chalet lived up to expectations and was very comfortable. There were a couple of things we didn’t realise were included such as dishwasher and washing machine, which were both very handy. On arrival and following our GPS the road leading to the chalet is on a steep incline and is very icy. Not having snow chains or a 4 wheel drive vehicle we couldn’t drive up this hill. Luckily we found another route to the Chalet from the opposite end of the road which was a lot easier to drive on so we were able to get the car to the chalet. Worth noting this in future as this was a little stressful. The views of the mountains are fantastic and we enjoyed a week of skiing in Les Houches. The ski bus is a few minutes walk from the chalet however we chose to drive to the ski lift areas. We paid extra in the chalet for linen and towels, which I was told was optional but worth bringing your own towels if you like large bath towels like we do. Plenty of room in the chalet for the 5 of us (3 kids and 2 adults) WiFi was good. Improvements that could’ve been made if I was being honest were: more/ better towels, washing up liquid for guests to use and a couple of dishwasher tablets to get you started, grit or salt available for the drive/ footpath as we slipped many a time, English speaking tv channels ( however we used our Netflix subscription so wasn’t a major issue) There may have been more info in the book for guests to use but if there was anything important it would’ve been sensible to be in English too. Lovely showers to use at the end of a hard days skiing and just about enough hot water for the five of us. All in all we really enjoyed our stay. The hosts and cleaner have been very helpful and lovely too. Thank you

4/5 Good

Breathtaking views
Lovely warm and clean chalet with fabulous views beautiful artwork and everything you need in a property. As the living room is upstairs the ceiling is quite low for getting on and off the sofa, but you soon get used to it. The chalet us very close to the main road but when you're inside you wouldn't know. Valerie was most helpful and very quick to respond to any questions.