We receive an enormous volume of requests for a ski-in ski-out chalets and apartments in the Chamonix Valley. Nothing beats stepping out of the door and clipping straight into your skis. No walking in ski boots, no bus rides feeling like a tinned sardine cuddling your equipment, simply clip in and go, grabbing the opportunity to tuck into freshly groomed pistes or untouched off-piste on a powder day. Not forgetting the ability to ski or board directly home to the best ski in and ski out chalets in the Chamonix Valley. If this sounds like your ideal skiing holiday, then take a look at our selection of Ski-in Ski-out Chalets and Apartments.
It’s all about location location location in this department. The Chamonix Valley being as it is (steep) slope-side chalets are perhaps not as commonplace as other resorts. However there are a few hidden treasures out there if being as close to the slopes as possible is the main priority. We have handpicked a number of ski in ski out chalets that we feel have a great deal to offer at a great price, a must for any ‘keen as mustard’ snow sports enthusiasts. Take a look at all of our door-step skiing chalets and slope-side apartments here.
Located merely metres away from the main high street in Chamonix and but a minutes walk from Le Savoy ski-lift, this favourably placed apartment makes your winter holiday just that little bit easier. There is no need to carry your board or ski’s to the bus stop, or to drive through traffic to the resort. You can maximise your time on the mountain and minimise the inconvenient aspect of mountain breaks. Only 200m from your door is Chamonix sports centre with its climbing wall, gym and large swimming pool, perfect for families with children.
This completely renovated bright apartment has all of the modern conveniences that you would expect from a holiday home, including a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and a dining area. The living area is open plan and contains a large plasma TV with both French and English programmes, DVD player and iPod docking system and the apartment has Wi-Fi access. The apartment comes with private parking if you do come with a car or alternatively the bus stop to take you to all of the other resorts in the valley is located within a minutes walk should you feel like venturing further for the day. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and is able to sleep up to 6 guests with the use of its sofa-bed.
Le Savoy ski-lift will connect you to the two main skiing areas in Chamonix; Le Brévent and La flégère. These slopes are perfect for all abilities, containing wide gentle green runs and also challenging black mogul runs for the more capable.
This bright and roomy alpine chalet is equipped with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms and is able to sleep up to 10 guests. The traditional wooden décor and furniture exude warmth and comfort and the open fireplace will keep you warm on the crispest winter days.
Conveniently situated on Le Savoy slopes, perfect for beginners and children, it is also merely a 5 minute walk from the centre of Chamonix. Le Savoy lift will take you to Le Brévent bubble, your gateway to its slopes and also the adjoining La flégère. These sunny pistes have something for everyone, with wide open green slopes, winding blue runs and the more demanding red and black pistes. The other ski areas of the valley are all only a short drive away, should you feel like a change.
Chalet Nelson has all the “mod-cons” you would need to make it a home from home, including a fully equipped kitchen for some relaxed holiday cooking. It also has raclette and fondue sets, to allow you to explore the delightful local Savoyard dishes. It has a TV and DVD player to keep everybody entertained as well as laundry facilities- perfect for families. The chalet also has car parking facilities and a one car garage. This chalet is fortunate to be able to offer a delightful south facing terrace area, complete with sun-loungers allowing you to sit back and relax, soaking in the breath taking views of the Mont Blanc Massif.
This luxury self-catered chalet is perfectly located amongst woodland, adjacent to the famed Kandahar slope in the centre of Les Houches ski area. The notorious Kandahar run is a regular part of the Men’s Alpine Downhill World Cup Circuit, which next year will taking place on February 20th. Les Houches, only a 15 minute drive from the hustle and bustle of central Chamonix has a more relaxed, serene feel to it and is very family friendly. Full of delicious restaurants and bars there is still plenty to do and it also has its own ice-skating rink. The Les Houches ski area is well geared to all abilities of skiers and snowboarders. It has a nursery slope for the novices and also more challenging tree runs and black pistes.
Whilst being perfectly located for you to maximise all of your mountain time, this chalet in Chamonix will make you keen to return to its comforts. With 5 bedrooms, all en suite, it is able to sleep 9 guests. It has an open plan living and dining area complete with a large open fireplace to keep you warm on the brisk alpine evenings. There is a capacious south facing decking area that features a hot tub and sauna, so you can relax in the bubbles soaking in the captivating mountain views. For entertainment there is a TV, DVD player and iPod docking station, as well as a selection of board games, DVD’s and books. The chalet is also equipped with its own computer and of course has a Wi-Fi access.
This beautifully restored and converted 19th century barn and tower boasts ski-in ski-out access by means of the nursery slope at Grands Montets, the world famous mountain resort. The Grands Montets is the most popular ski area in Chamonix and has some of the best snow, even later on in the season thanks to its North/North-West form. The nursery slopes it is equipped with also make it perfect for children, new to winter sports. Nearby, you will find the quaint village of Argentiére, full of tasty restaurants and relaxed bars for you to enjoy should you venture out in the evenings. The advantage of being ski-in ski-out means that with less time wasted travelling to and from the mountain, you will have more time to kick back and enjoy your leisure time.
The luxury Chalet Tahan can sleep up to 11 guests and is composed of 5 bedrooms, all en suite, all but one with their own balcony access. The bedrooms are all furnished with the highest quality linen over fluffy feather bedding, also included are soft bathrobes and towels and Molten Brown toiletries. You can relax in front of the blazing open fireplace in the spacious open plan living area, or perhaps make use of the large widescreen TV. The modern, fully fitted, ample kitchen will provide a chilled out setting for your holiday meals.