Stylish modern ski chalet in French Alps with terraces, balcony, bar and great views
Full Property Details
- Rate: €1,840 to €4,990 per week
- Location: La Giettaz - Megève
- Type: Chalet
- Altitude in metres: 1230 m
- Outlook: South-East
- Sleeps: 10
- Official classification: 4
- Animals welcome
- Main rooms: 7
- Number of bedrooms: 5
- Number of double beds: 4
- Number of bunk beds: 1
- Occasional single beds: 1
- Bath/shower rooms: 3
- Bath(s): 1
- Shower(s): 3
- Separate toilet(s): 3
- Floor area: 195 m2
- Independent kitchen
- Number of floors: 3
- Dining seating for: 12
- Garage spaces available: 1
- Parking spaces available: 4
- Town centre: 2 km
- Ski slopes: 4 km
- Nearest ski bus stop: 300 m
- Ski school: 4 km
- Hot tub
- Ski store
- Boot warming rack
- Garden / Surrounding Land
- Oven: Electric
- Hob: Induction
- Dining seating for: 12
- Place settings for: 12
- Children’s crockery / tableware
- Baby's high chair
- Coffee Machine
- Raclette set
- Fondue set
Bathrooms / Laundry
- Baby bath
- Baby changing table / mat
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Baby's cot
Garden / Surrounding Land
- Flat garden
- Outdoor dining table for: 12
- Outdoor dining seating for: 12
- BBQ: Charcoal
- Garden / Surrounding Land: 500 m2
- Terrace: 80 m2
- Outdoor hot tub
- Capacity: 7
- Board games
- French TV
- Total TV screens: 1
- DVD player + films
- Bluetooth speaker
- Vacuum cleaner
- Boot warming rack
- Internet access
- Free WiFi internet
- Electrical outlet covers / safety sockets
- Locked cupboard for cleaning products
Local places of interest / Within easy reach
- Lake: 46 km
- Train station: 56 km
- Nearest supermarket: 2 km
- Night club
- Heritage sites
- Horse riding
- Road biking
- Ice skating
- Adventure park
- Mountain biking
- Water sports
Inclusions & Restrictions
- Linen provided
- Bath mats provided
- Bath towels provided
- Hand towels provided
- Tea towels provided
- Elec, heat, water provided
- Firewood provided
- Car recommended
- Animals welcome
- Non-smoking rental
Eight hours of cleaning are included in the rental price within reason. If additional cleaning is necessary the extra hours will be charged for.
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This stunning newly-built chalet sleeps 10 people in five bedrooms, with three bathrooms. Situated between the mountain villages of La Giettaz and La Clusaz, guests staying at Chalet Sabaroc will find plenty to do in summer and winter.
It's a great choice for two or three families enjoying a holiday, or perhaps for a big family celebration. With a large open plan living area as well as a bar, it's an ideal place to create wonderful memories together!
Shops and restaurants can be found in La Giettaz, just over 2km away, and the ski bus stops 300m from the chalet. There are more restaurants, shops and bars in the busy village of La Clusaz, which is 8km from the chalet. The owner has made arrangements for snow to be cleared in the winter, so access to the main road should not be a problem.
BONUS! Guests at Chalet Sabaroc are entitled to a discount of between 10% and 20% on equipment at Alpes Adventure.
About the property...
The stylish accommodation at Chalet Sabaroc is set over three floors. The entrance is to the first floor - there's access to the large double garage with plenty of room for storing bikes and skis, and a ski room with a heated boot rack. The hall has storage space as well as a toilet.
The first floor is also where you'll find the open plan living, dining and kitchen areas, with large windows and doors on to the spacious terrace which catches the sun on two sides of the chalet. The modern kitchen is well equipped with everything you need to cook up a feast for everyone, a large American-style fridge to keep the drinks cold, and a breakfast bar.
The dining table is big enough for everyone to eat together, and after your meal, why not curl up on the cosy sofas to watch a film, enjoy a nightcap in the bar area, or look at the stars from the warmth of the outdoor hot tub?
Four of the five bedrooms are on the garden level, and each has access to a terrace - summer or winter, opening the doors and letting in the mountain air is an invigorating way to start the day! Three of the bedrooms are doubles, and one, a children's room, has bunks and a single bed. There's a shower room and separate toilet on this floor and the fourth bedroom also has an en suite shower room.
The fifth bedroom, a spacious master suite, is on the top floor. As well as its own large bathroom, this luxurious space also has a dressing room and access to a balcony with views that will take your breath away. There's a mezzanine area on this floor which overlooks the living area below.
The three floors are connected by a stylish wood and glass staircase, which enables light to flow between all the floors.
About the area...
Chalet Sabaroc is in an amazing location at the foot of the Aravis mountains, with splendid views across the valley. Its position just 2km from La Giettaz, on the road to La Clusaz, means there is easy access to a great choice of skiing in the winter, especially the Evasion Mont-Blanc resort (connected with le Plan) and hiking and biking in the summer.
The link from Le Plan to the ski areas of Combloux and Megève means skiers have lots of choice - more than 100km of pistes in the Portes du Mont Blanc area, and still more in the larger Evasion Mont Blanc area, which covers covering Megève, St-Gervais, Saint- Nicolas de Veroce and Les Contam. If you're still looking for more, you're just a short drive from the La Clusaz ski area, which has more than 200km of pistes.
There's just as much to do in the summer - choose from walking, climbing, mountain-biking, summer luge, picnics, or just enjoy the 360-degree views from the top of some of the ski lifts. The Col des Aravis, a familiar scene in the Tour de France, is also nearby.
The medieval town of Annecy is just 45km away - close enough for a day trip. Explore the narrow streets and canalside restaurants or enjoy a day on one of the lakeside beaches.
If you'd like to spend your next mountain holiday at Chalet Sabaroc, check your dates against our availability calendar. If you need a little time to check with the rest of your group, we can hold your booking for up to 24 hours.
But don't leave it too long and miss out - this delightful chalet is sure to be popular with guests of OVO Network.
- Check-in: after 17h30
- Check-out: before 09h00
Full list of features, inclusions, activities, nearby points of interest and special conditions:
For bookings cancelled at least 6 months before the start of the stay, the deposit will be refunded. For a cancellation after this, any amounts already paid will be forfeited.
COVID-19 Cancellation Protection included
In the event of COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property includes cancellation protection - get a credit note for 100% of the amount paid, valid for 27 months.
La Giettaz - Megève
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Why La Giettaz?
Set in the heart of the Aravis mountains, La Giettaz is a bit of a ‘well kept secret’
Skiers can choose to explore either L’Espace Diamant or Les Portes du Mont-Blanc, offering something for all the family.
In the summer there are great mountain bike trails and walking routes, with a wealth of flora and fauna, plus a via ferrata.
Don’t miss stunning views of Mont Blanc and try some of the wonderful restaurants in this authentic mountain getaway.
- Ski slopes4 km
- Ski school4 km
- Nearest ski bus stop300 m
- Town centre2 km
- Nearest supermarket2 km
The OVO Network Review
“The perfect place to celebrate”
Chalet Sabaroc is a five-bedroom, three-bathroom chalet for 10 people, with the accommodation set over three floors. It's in a great location for those who like to explore - it's just five minutes from the village of La Giettaz and just 10 minutes from the slopes.
You'll need a car when you stay at Chalet Sabaroc, and if you are visiting in the winter you will need to be equipped with snow chains or tyres, but there's plenty of reason to get out and about. The Col des Aravis is just five minutes drive away, and offers a choice of bars and restaurants as well as hiking and snow-shoe trails and dog sledding! Drive for another five minutes to reach the pistes at La Clusaz - the village is just a little further on.
The chalet enjoys a great location at the foot of the Aravis mountains - it's south facing so the lovely big garden and terrace is a real sun trap.
Inside, the spacious living room with separate seating areas makes it a great place for a group - you'll never be falling over each other! The large windows open on to the furnished terrace, where you can sunbathe, eat al fresco or simply enjoy the sublime view.
Chalet Sabaroc is a great choice for a group - it's a very sociable house, with plenty of room to get together, including the bar area. We think it would be great choice for an extended family reunion - even if that's just a fantastic mountain holiday together!
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From the owner
We are very happy to welcome you to Chalet Sabaroc. The chalet is named after a restaurant on a little island in the British Virgin Islands, the Saba Rock, where we had a great time as a family.
We have loved the Aravis region for more than 30 years, and built our chalet in a protected area at the foot of the mountains, with a breathtaking view of the valley.
Chalet Sabaroc was built by local craftsmen using quality traditional materials: larch; old wood and stone from a nearby stream. It is insulated to the latest standards, making it very eco-friendly.
It is our second home, and furnished with care, so we hope you'll feel right at home.
The property is set in a friendly village, surrounded by magnificent Savoyard chalets at the foot of the Aravis mountains and the famous Col des Aravis, which separates Savoie from Haute Savoie. It is at the heart of an area which attracts visitors all year round - they come for the sports, nature, and gastronomy.
You can ski, go snow-shoe walking, dog sledding, biking in summer and winter, via ferrata, canyoning...
The chalet is surrounded by a huge choice of hiking trails, where you will come across marmots, sometimes chamois, and, in season you can collect mushrooms, blueberries and raspberries...
Make yourself at home for a week or more, and we hope that you have a great time!
Christine and David
“New and modernly furnished chalet”
Very comfortable beds, living room and garden. Clean and fully equipped with everything you might need. Big garage (a car is necessary to get around). Beautiful views on the mighty Aravis mountains and the La Giettaz valley from the mezzanine, living room, balconies, spa and terraces. Lots of (summer) activities in the area. Warm welcome by Dany, the manager. We really enjoyed our summer stay at Sabaroc.
— Shane H. Jul 2022
“You feel at home right away!”
We fell in love with Chalet Sabaroc. It is spacious and cosy. It is very well laid out and equipped. You feel at home right away. It has a large garage and a ski room. There are also sledges available for the children. We had a great holiday and look forward to coming back next year.
— Justine D. Jan 2022
“The hot tub was perfect after a long day on the slopes”
The photos made the place look great, but seeing it in person was even better. The chalet Sabaroc was very spacious, clean and with everything we needed for a great stay. The hot tub was a welcome addition and the boot warmers in the ski room really came in handy too! Dany, our manager, was so helpful! From giving us tips and advice about the local area before our trip, to picking up some groceries for us before we arrived. She was fantastic and we couldn't recommend chalet Sabaroc and OVO Network highly enough.
— Matthew T. Jan 2022
“A mountain dream”
That was the best winter holiday we have experienced so far. The chalet Sabaroc is very well equipped and lovingly furnished. Very friendly and helpful host. We will definitely see each other again.
— Katharina W. Jan 2022
We had a great stay here with our children. Christmas in the snow was magical. The rather snowy weather allowed us to particularly appreciate the fireplace. The chalet is well located, near the small family ski resort "La Giettaz - Le Plan" which is linked to the Megève ski area. A big thank you to Dany and her husband for their welcome and the attention they gave us throughout our stay.
— Jean-Louis T. Dec 2021
A magnificent chalet, very cosy, with a splendid view, and an outgoing and very welcoming manager. The equipment is almost complete (only a few dishes and cake pans are missing!). I strongly recommend this very heart-warming rental, very close to La Clusaz and the Col des Aravis. We enjoyed the walks, the summer sledge, the boat on Lake Annecy... and relaxing in the deckchairs! Ah, and I almost forgot to mention the hot tub: pure bliss! Really everything is done to relax and discover the area.
— Martine B. Aug 2021
Despite the rain, the quality of the chalet and its equipment allowed us to spend an unforgettable stay at Chalet Sabaroc. The chalet is beautiful and we particularly enjoyed the hot-tub with the view on the Aravis.
— Damien D. Jul 2021
“Beautiful chalet with a perfect view”
It has every type of comfort you could wish for together with a fantastic view on the mountains.
— Anton V. Jul 2021
“Fabulous chalet and breathtaking view”
We really enjoyed the chalet, especially during the avalanches! What a pleasure to admire this thick snowpack ... exceptional! The bar is very nice, the hammock great, and the upstairs level is splendid.
— Isabelle C. Jan 2021
“Excellent family stay at Chalet Sabaroc”
We enjoyed this spacious property and its welcoming atmosphere, as well as the many openings to the terrace and garden. It's the ideal base to explore the Aravis: close to everything but in a very quiet location. The online description and photos gave us a good idea of what to expect, and we were not disappointed on arrival. Also to be noted: the perfect service and welcome from Mr and Mrs Donoso, the managers.
— Paul D. Jul 2020
An impeccable property! It reached all our expectations, and more! The terrace with a view was fantastic, and so were the very comfortable sofas!
— Steve V. Jul 2020
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