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Luxury Chalet with the Best Skiing in the South American Andes - Lower Unit

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Last updated: 06/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Farellones apartment description

Luxurious rental home / apartment and ski lodge. Full home comforts in a relaxed and spacious ski chalet set in the high Andes, just one hour drive from Santiago, Chile. Enjoy the best skiing in South America, in the most appealing accommodation. Comprises two Four bedroom apartments - which can be rented individually or in combination (to create 8 bedrooms). Each apartment has large living room with large dining area and open plan kitchen; Large balcony facing South and West; 8 person open air heated Sundance Spa Jacuzzi on Balcony; Central heating with individual room thermostat controls; Log burning fireplace; All double glazed storm windows; garage space for 1 car - plus on street parking; maids room (adjacent to the garage).


Casa Farellones, Ski Chalet, Chile : Luxurious rental home apartment and ski lodge.
Full home comforts in a relaxed and spacious ski chalet set in the high Andes, just one hour drive from Santiago, Chile. Enjoy the best skiing in South America, in the most appealing accommodation.

Located on a ridge at the southern edge of the village of Farellones, with panoramic views on three sides, Casa Farellones is five minutes walk from the ski lifts at Farellones (you can ski back) and five minutes drive from the ski base at La Parva or El Colorado (you can ski all the way back from here too). Valle Nevado (the third linked valley / resort in the area) is a 15 minute drive but can be accessed easily on skis from either El Colorado or La Parva ski areas.

Skiing and boarding are the main winter activities. There is ample lift serviced terrain in the 3 resorts, but if you feel the need to venture further, Helli ski services are available from La Parva and Valle Nevado

Casa Farellones, The Chalet: Casa Farellones is a four storey private chalet with total built area of approximately 690 square meters set in the village of Farellones, commanding panoramic and unobstructed views to the West and South. The owners, normally resident in Thailand, use the upper two floors primarily during the ski season. The middle floor and lower floors which can be closed off from the main house as a self contained apartments are available for rent at most times of the year.

The Lower Apartment can optionally be combined (by direct internal staircase) with the 4 Bedroom ( sleeps 8) Middle Apartment on the floor above. If you have a group of over 10 pax, please ask about this option.

Staff: Casa Farellones prides itself on our friendly and attentive staff (a Thai couple who have lived in the village for many years) who ensure your stay with us is a comfortable and enjoyable one.

Staff and Services: Maid service is provided daily. The maid provides full housekeeping services.

Services included in rental price
Daily maid service ( cleaning and making up beds)
Bed linen and bath towels provided
Electricity, water and local phone calls included in weekly rent

Lower Unit: Farellones Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 64439ha

The Lower garden level Apartment has four bedrooms each with attached bathroom (2 with bath tubs, 1 with showers); Large living room with large dining area and large open plan kitchen; Large terrace facing South and West; 8 person open air heated Sundance Spa Jacuzzi on Balcony; Central heating with individual room thermostat controls; Log burning fireplace; All double glazed storm windows; parking area for 1 car - plus on street parking; Total internal floor area 170sq m. Suggested maximum occupancy 8 persons.

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 170 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Daily Maid Service

              Suitability

              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 4: 1 king

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              • Master bedroom: 1 king bed (sleeps 2).beautiful room with with sliding French windows leading to terrace on the west side of the house and unobstructed west views overlooking the valley. Large work desk. En suite bathroom with bath. Second Master bedroom: 1 large king (sleeps 2). large room with windows facing west (great sunsets) . Large built in wardrobe, desk, side tables and chair. En suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom Two : 1 king or 2 singles bed (sleeps 2). mid sized room with north facing windows / views. Large built in wardrobe, side tables and chair. En suite bathroom with bath tub. Bedroom Three : 2 single beds (sleeps 2).mid sized room with north facing windows. Large built in wardrobe, desk, side tables and chair. En suite bathroom with shower (the attached bathroom is shared with bedroom Two) Extra beds ; If required we can optionally set up 2 extra beds at cost US$ 350 per week each...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                bath two is shared by bedr. and Bedr.3...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 1 is an en suite and has toilet, bath and one basin; Bathroom 2 is an en suite (accessible from Bed 2 and bed 3) and has toilet, bath and one basin; Bathroom 3 is an en suite and has toilet, shower and one basin;...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • An 8 person hot tub, located in a recessed area on the large terrace. There is 1 wood burning fireplace that is faced with stone/rock. There are wood logs supplied. The kitchen has a large double door fridge (has freezer), range top, oven, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, eating bar, matching dishes, matching glasses, matching cutlery, blender, dishes, glasses & cutlery , pots and pans, bake-ware and kettle....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Family
                  • Luxury
                  • Away From It All
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                      • Restaurants

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Walking
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Scenic Drives

                      local services and businesses

                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Medical Services

                      Location Type

                      • Mountain
                      • Resort

                      sports and adventure activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Hiking
                      • Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Tennis

                      building type

                          • Chalet

                          catering options

                              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                              Dining

                              • Dining Room
                              • Seating for 10 people

                              forms of payment

                                  • Accept Credit Card

                                  General

                                  • Washing Machine
                                  • Clothes Dryer
                                  • Garage
                                  • Living Room
                                  • Hair Dryer
                                  • Iron & Board
                                  • Broadband Access
                                  • Wireless Internet
                                  • Internet
                                  • Towels Provided
                                  • Fireplace
                                  • Parking
                                  • Telephone
                                  • Heating
                                  • Linens Provided

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Kitchen
                                  • Dishwasher
                                  • Dishes & Utensils
                                  • Coffee Maker
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Ice Maker
                                  • Refrigerator
                                  • Freezer
                                  • Stove
                                  • Oven
                                  • Microwave
                                  • Grill
                                  • 4 Ring Stove

                                  Outside

                                  • Barbecue
                                  • Lawn / Garden
                                  • Terrace
                                  • Outdoor Grill
                                  • Deck / Patio
                                  • Ski & Snowboard

                                  Pool / Spa

                                  • Hot Tub
                                  • Jacuzzi

                                  property descriptor

                                      • Detached
                                       

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                                      Rental basis: Per property
                                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                      peak ski season
                                      Jul 14 - Aug 31, 2014
                                      7 night min stay

                                      $5,750

                                      Changeover Day: Monday


                                      Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

                                      ski season
                                      Sep 1 - Oct 15, 2014
                                      7 night min stay

                                      $4,750

                                      Changeover Day: Monday


                                      Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

                                      summer season
                                      Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                                      5 night min stay
                                      $650
                                      $3,500
                                      My Standard Rate
                                      7 night min stay

                                      $5,750

                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                      Fees:

                                      • No additional mandatory fees
                                      • Taxes Not included

                                      Notes:

                                      Officially Check In time is 16.00. Check Out time is 10.00. This is required in order to give us sufficient time to clean and prepare the unit for the next guests arrival.In practice (though this varies with the details of the previous and next bookings) we will try to extend these times - or at least try to set aside some space - without charge - for a few extra hours.

                                      Rate Information:

                                      50% of the rent is required to complete the booking (balance due 60 days in advance). A credit card is

                                      required for a security/damage deposit. Cancel 2 month before arrival - 50% is refunded if the

                                      unit is re-rented.

                                      Owner accepts payments by: Bank Deposit, Visa, Amex, MasterCard, PayPal.

                                      Weekly rates are based on max occupancy of 8 persons. Extra beds cost $350 p.p p.w.


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                                      Last updated: 06/19/2014
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                                      Location

                                      60 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Airport
                                      Santiago (SCL)
                                      38 Kilometres
                                      Nearest Motorway
                                      Las Condes, Santiago
                                      400 Metres
                                      Nearest Barpub
                                      El Montanes
                                      10 Metres
                                      Nearest Ski
                                      Farellones, (grand bahaja)
                                      400 Metres
                                      Nearest Restaurant
                                      El Montanes

                                      Car: Recommended

                                      Located on a ridge at the southern edge of the village of Farellones ( one hours drive east of Santiago), with panoramic views on three sides, the chalet is five minutes walk from the ski lifts at Farellones (you can ski back) and five minutes drive from the ski base at La Parva or El Colorado (you can ski all the way back from here too). Valle Nevado (the third linked valley / resort in the area) is a 15 minute drive but can be accessed easily on skis from either El Colorado or La Parva ski areas. Skiing and boarding are the main winter activities. There is ample lift serviced terrain in the 3 resorts, but if you feel the need to venture further, Helli ski services are available from La Parva and Valle Nevado. In summer mountain walking climbing or horse riding are available. We'll be happy to provide further details and make the necessary arrangements.

                                      Other Activities: snow skiing and boarding

                                      Ski: Located on a ridge at the southern edge of the village of Farellones, with panoramic views on three sides, Casa Farellones is five minutes walk from the ski lifts at Farellones (you can ski back) and five minutes drive from the ski base at La Parva or El Colorado (you can ski all the way back from here too). Valle Nevado (the third linked valley / resort in the area) is a 15 minute drive but can be accessed easily on skis from either El Colorado or La Parva ski areas.

                                      Skiing and boarding are the main winter activities. There is ample lift serviced terrain in the 3 resorts, but if you feel the need to venture further, Helli ski services are available from La Parva and Valle Nevado. In summer mountain walking climbing or horse riding are available.

                                      Unlike the ski base villages at La Parva and El Colorado, which empty out in the summer months, Farellones has many year round residents and the generally green and tree filled gardens make it a pleasure to visit in the summer.

                                       

                                      Owner info

                                      Year Purchased: 2002

                                      About the owner: My wife (Thai) and I (British) are semi retired and now divide our time between homes in Phuket, Thailand (our previous home/business base) and now, chasing the snow, in Big Sky Montana and Farellones, Chile.

                                      Why the Owner Chose Farellones:
                                      After several year of searching Australia, New Zealand, Argentina and Chile for the best Southern hemisphere resort to build a vacation / retirement home (based upon quality of skiing, reliability of snow, access to shopping and services etc) we eventually decided upon Farellones at the end of the the 2001 ski season. Since Farellones filled all of our requirements, save for availability of attractive property to purchase, we bough land, hired and architect and did this the hard (but rewarding) way.

                                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                                      The huge open spaces, the uncrowded ski area. Total peace and relaxation. All home comforts brought to a relatively simple and underdeveloped area. The Snow. The Sun. Sitting in the hot tub watching the Condors circling on the thermals as the sun sets over Santiago.


                                      Contact us

                                      Speaks: english, thai

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                                      Photos

                                      • Casa Farellones. North West elevation

                                        Casa Farellones. North West elevation

                                      • Casa Farellones. South West elevation

                                        Casa Farellones. South West elevation

                                      • Kitchen Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Kitchen Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Living  Area Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Living Area Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Hiot Tub Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Hiot Tub Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 2 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 2 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 4 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 4 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 1 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 1 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 3 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 3 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Location of  Casa Farellones

                                        Location of Casa Farellones

                                      • View north from  Casa Farellones

                                        View north from Casa Farellones

                                      • Upper Level Living Area Casa Farellones

                                        Upper Level Living Area Casa Farellones

                                      • Entry way to main level of   Casa Farellones

                                        Entry way to main level of Casa Farellones

                                      • Dining Area Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Dining Area Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Living Area Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Living Area Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Living  Kitchen and Dining Area Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Living Kitchen and Dining Area Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 1 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 1 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 3 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 3 Middle Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Typical bathroom at Casa Farellones (some have tubs, others have showers)

                                        Typical bathroom at Casa Farellones (some have tubs, others have showers)

                                      • Bedroom 4 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 4 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Bedroom 2 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                        Bedroom 2 Lower Apartment Casa Farellones

                                      • Enjoy a sunset BBQ on the terrace at   Casa Farellones

                                        Enjoy a sunset BBQ on the terrace at Casa Farellones

                                      • Ski Access to Casa Farellones

                                        Ski Access to Casa Farellones

                                      • Garage and entry to Middle and Upper levels Casa Farellones

                                        Garage and entry to Middle and Upper levels Casa Farellones

                                      $650 - $821 per night (USD)
                                      4

                                      4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                                      Sleeps 10

                                      View calendar: Updated 06/19/14
                                      Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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