It’s not surprising that one of our most common criteria when sourcing the perfect holiday chalet for your clients is the illustrious hot tub. Once a luxury only found in the most exclusive chalets in the Alps it is now a ubiquitous standard for upmarket and mid budget chalets alike.There is something rather splendid about après-ski indulgence of warmth and bubbles of a soothing hot tub, glass in hand, letting the powerful jets massage your aches and cares away! it doesn’t get much better than warming the weary limbs basking under the stars, and alpine mountains come a cold snowy evening.
Such a simplistic pleasure can really put the icing on the cake when it comes to a memorable ski holiday in Chamonix. Whether just an secluded indulgent dip to oneself, a romantic moonlit moment with a loved one, or joined by the masses in a family affair or soiree amongst friends, what’s not to love about a decent hot tub?
Now there are hot tubs but this selection really packs a punch when it comes to luxury and style. We have chosen our top tubs ski chalets to enjoy at your pleasure with guaranteed ‘wow’ factor.
This contemporary newly built luxury chalet is a cut above all the rest. Conveniently situated a few minutes car drive away from the Brevent bubble lift and nursery slopes in Chamonix, enjoying spectacular views thanks to its elevated position, it has much to offer besides a hot tub. Nestled up the hill, just a 10 minute walk from the busy Chamonix centre, you have easy access to the many varied bars and restaurants it has to offer.
With 4 en suite bedrooms it is able to comfortably sleep 8 people, so is perfect for a family ski holiday. The inviting living space is open plan, and enjoys views of the Mont Blanc Massif. There is a dining table that can seat up to 10 people, for entertaining and a large open fireplace for those cold alpine evenings. The entertainment system has satellite TV, DVD and an ipod docking station, as well of course as Wi-Fi access to keep everyone occupied. Other features which provide extra comfort for your holiday include 2 underground parking spaces and a ski and boot room complete with heated boot rack for those icy mornings.
The crowning glory of this chalet though is of course its expansive south facing deck area, on which is situated the hot tub. Come and soothe those aching muscles after a strenuous day up the mountain, with a glass of something bubbly and cold in your hand. Absorb the breath taking un-rivalled views of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. The ultimate in luxury.
This impressive, luxury, family centred ski chalet is located in Les Houches. This small alpine village, merely a 10 minute drive from Chamonix centre is a more peaceful setting, away from the hustle and bustle of the town and geared more towards families. The ski area of Les Houches is very versatile catering for both the beginner skier, with nursery slopes and gentler inclines and also the more competent, with challenging tree runs. Les Houches is host to the Kandahar run which is featured in the Mens Alpine Downhill Worldcup circuit.
The chalet itself contains 7 bedrooms and is able to sleep up to 14 people comfortably, with its living space of 550m sq. All 7 of the bedrooms are south facing with balcony or terrace access as well as containing a TV, DVD player and ipod docking station.
The opulent living area features a sunken lounge area, cinema room, bar, as well a large oak dining table that seats up to 16 people. A games room, with billiards, table football and arcade games can keep the whole family occupied in the evenings, along with an Xbox games console for those more relaxed moments. Another interesting merit of Chalet Snowdon is an indoor slide, making it a winner with the kids.
The most notable attribute of this splendid chalet however, is its outdoor area. Benefiting from a terrace Jacuzzi with 360 degrees views of the breath taking mountain scenery, in addition to an outdoor garden pool with jet stream and combined Jacuzzi, this is where you will want to spend your precious relaxation time.
This charming 6 bedroom, 6 bathroom family chalet combines luxury with comfort, providing a home away from home with added opulence. The chalet is able to sleep up to 12 guests, with one of the bedrooms being part of a self contained apartment, perfect to give teenagers a bit of privacy or for a live in nanny. There is a children’s bedroom with flat screen Sky TV, DVD player and en suite and there are four double bedrooms, 2 with private mountain view balconies.
The open plan living/dining area is built for comfort, with spacious sofas and a large open fireplace. The modern, high end fitted kitchen gives you the space to get creative with the local Savoyard cooking. The basement contains a spa area with sauna to relax those aching muscles after a tough day on the mountain and also a cinema room and separate games rooms to entertain the kids.
For your convenience there is a large ski and boot room that leads off the kitchen. This is fitted with ski racks and heated boot warmers as well as an antique bench to allow you to wax your skis.
Leading off from the spacious living area, through the kitchen door is the large outdoor hot tub and sun-terrace. This is what luxury winter holidays are all about: Having the time to just sit back, glass in hand and relax amongst the warming bubbles, absorbing the exquisite mountain scenery.
This splendidly constructed chalet is fitted out with African themed accessories and decorations. Its lively decor gives it a more modern feel than some of the more traditional, older chalets. It is located in a peaceful riverside area of Argentiere, just a short walk away from the much loved, world famous ski resort of Grands Montets. The small but lively village of Argentiere is full of delicious restaurants and many bars to grab a beer in the evening.
Set over 3 floors, this spacious home from home provides 7 double bedrooms, 6 of which are en suite, 3 with private mountain view balconies. There is a large open plan living area with log burning fire and an American style modern kitchen with solid granite breakfast bar.
This chalet is part of a private luxury hamlet along with 3 other chalets, that all have access to extra facilities, which include a games room, home cinema room complete with sky TV, wine cellar, heated ski rooms and an underground parking area.
However the gem of this chalet is its spectacular, capacious, south facing terrace with its own private Jacuzzi. Enjoying unspoilt views of the Mont Blanc Massif, it is the peaceful environment you need to unwind and relax into the alpine holiday spirit. Should you be feeling more energetic you can take a few laps in the outdoor pool, which is part of the hamlet complex.
So there you have it, our top tub favourites are out! Contact us by email or on +44 845 460 0606 for the latest availability and rates for these luxury chalets. If you would like any further advice on Accommodation, Airport transfers or our prestigious Concierge Services then please get in contact with our Chamonix Chalets Team who are here to help you make that next ski holiday in the Chamonix Valley even better.