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The luxurious modern chalet is 10 minutes walk away from the village centre, train station, ski lifts, sports rentals, shops, restaurants and amenities. It is a bus hop away from Sparenmoos with its cross country skiing, and 7 km toboggan ride. It offers fantastic apres ski with a range of restaurants in the super glamorous Gstaad valley.
This chalet offers: - 220 square meters living space - Sleeps 10 to 12 people easily - 4 double bedrooms and 1 kids bedroom with 2 bunk beds - Large open plan kitchen, living, dining and kitchen - 3 bathrooms and 1 cloakroom - Underfloor heating - TV & DVD. - Wireless internet connectivity - Fully self catering with Miele Washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave oven, ironing board/iron - Blackout electronic blinds - Fridge, freezer, wine chiller - Large garden connected to the house through a balcony surrounding the living area - Superb views of the valley, Lenk Glacier and the forest - Garage.
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The top floor is home to the master suite. This has the largest bedroom (12'X20'), with roof to floor windows overlooking the valley and the Lenk Glacier. There is a study table equipped with a wide-screen monitor that can connect to your laptop and allow you to create your office away from home. There is a large king size-bed (six feet) and a children’s play table.
There are four other bedrooms (10'X10'), three incorporating double beds and one incorporating two single beds (one bed rolls under the other). The living room can be used as a sixth bedroom as it has a double sofa bed.
All bedrooms offer spectacular views of the glacier and the valley. The bedrooms offer built in beds/cabinets, storage, dressing tables, adjustable lighting, and blackout electronic blinds. Each bedroom can be kept at different temperatures and are equipped with underfloor heating. All bedrooms have windows and offer fresh air.
The bedrooms are in light colours and give the feeling of openness....moreless
The bathrooms are tastefully decorated, modern and well ventilated. The house offers three bathrooms. One bathroom with a shower services two bedrooms on the lower floor. The cloakroom is on the living room level, allowing toilet facilities for those people who might be using the living room. The master bedroom en suite bathroom is large, luxurious offering a toilet, bidet and a power shower with massage features. The top floor boasts of another bathroom which services two bedrooms and has a bathtub.
All bathrooms are luxurious with Villeroy and Boch fittings and offer integrated lighting and fixtures to accommodate electronic shaving kit, toothbrushes, hair-dryers etc..
The toilets are all connected to an automatic ventilator which becomes operation when the toilet senses use. The bathrooms are easy to clean and offer modern plumbing....moreless
The first floor is the main entertainment area. It is open plan and has a kitchen and dining area (table extends to seat 10) to the left. In the centre of this floor is a large viewing gallery with two lazy boys arranged to allow visitors to have their morning coffee or evening drinks while enjoying the spectacular views outside. To the right is a lovely modern living area with one double sofa bed and one large L-shaped sofa. The TV connects to a satellite with 400 plus channels (BBC, CNN, Fox etc.) and is supplied with a DVD player. The kitchen is modern, with induction stove and plenty of storage and a powerful extractor. It also incorporates a Miele dishwasher, a large oven and a built in microwave. The kitchen also offers a large refrigerator/freezer/ice-maker as well as a built-in wine-chiller with two temperature zones.
There is linen, extra duvets and pillows, towels, and a Utility room with miele washer, dryer and iron....moreless
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Zwesimmen is one of the ten villages of world famous Gstaad Sannenland and the starting point of Montreux– Bernese Oberland – rail line, which travels to Montreux on Lake Geneva. It is within a two hour car drive/train ride from four major airports (Geneva, Zurich, Basel and Bern).
- Top Events include Zweisimmen snow games – waterside contest through the icy-cold Rinderberg water, ski-cross races, mountain bike downhill and a freestyle show: a parcours for the venturesome (January).
- Via Rinderberg access to 120 km of pistes, Via train links access to a further 280 km of pistes
- Via Sparenmoos-Zweisimmen 7 km toboggan run and 38 km cross country skiing
- Numerous winter walking trails
- Seebergsee circular walking route or mountain bike tour
- Obersimmental ‘home trail’
- Roll down the mountain on a special scooter
- Paragliding, flight classes, ballooning in Chateaux Deux
- Golf at Sannenmoser
- Sailing, water sports in Thun
Other Activities: Cycling, Hot air Ballooning
Golf: The Golf Club at Saanenmoser is just a fifteen minute drive from the village.
The Golf Club Gstaad-Saanenland was founded in 1962. Today, the club can offer its guests a technically unique course in a charming mountainous landscape at the foot of the Hornberg in the Saanenmöser region. The golf course is situated at an altitude of 1 400 m and is only a 15 minutes' drive away from Zweisimmen. It is a beautiful, natural golf course, surrounded by meadows and a very old stock of trees.
The golf course is rated among the most beautiful courses in the Alpine region. Nestling among an unspoilt landscape, in natural forest clearings at the edge of a fen with its typical vegetation. Surrounded by the magnificent mountain world of the Saanenland and the Obersimmental valley, it presents itself to guests and club members - both a scenic and a golfing delight.
Ski: Zweisimmen is part of Gstaad Mountain Rides. When you buy a lift ticket in Zweisimmen, you can use any of 62 lifts opening up about 250 km. of prepared trails in St. Stephan, Zweisimmen, Saanenmöser, Schönried, Gstaad, Saanen, Rougemont, Chateau d’Oex, Les Moulins, Lauenen, Gsteig and Reusch.
Terrain: 120km of local groomed runs, 250 km (155 mi) in region, which has six ski areas.
Lifts: 62 in region
Lift Capacity: 50,000 p/h
Ski Season: December to Mid-April
Summer Skiing: On glacier Les Diablerets
Cross Country: 100km (62 mi) classic; 160 km (99 mi) of winter walking trails
Ski School: 1 schools with a total of 200 instructors