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5* Luxury Apartment, Central Location, Sleeps up to 4 People

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Last updated: 11/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Central, quiet location, 6 mins walk to Gondola/ski lift, all amenities close by

PRICES are all-inclusive and include laundry/bedding, final cleaning, and use of the Wellness/Gym. They also include resort tax and the Leukerbad Karte for reduced price access to local amenities.

Quiet, central location, this apartment is extremely well appointed, sleeps up to 4 comfortably. Beautiful views across the mountains (3 floors up on the South side with the views and balcony). And the 'Finishing Touches' are:
-In House Wellness (Sauna, Jacuzzi, Steam, Whirpool, Solarium, Kneipp) and 24 hour Gym
- Our Concierge lives on site and is lovely and helpful
- Central and quiet location means you can walk to every amenity
- 6 minutes walk to the gondola
- 3 minutes walk to the thermal baths
- Top kitchen equipment right down to the sharp Cook's knives (I have certainly stayed in holiday rental properties, where the knives are just soooo blunt!)
- A library of around 40 DVDs, something to suit every taste
- A book library
- A log burning stove that makes for a lovely cosy evening

- WiFi if you don't totally want to step off the world....

We are also on:

FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Residenz-Ambassador/208788595880815?ref=hl

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/ResidenzAmbassa

PINTEREST: http://www.pinterest.com/leukerbad/

AND WHY CHOOSE LEUKERBAD?
It is the small brother to Saas Fee, Zermatt, and Crans Montana, and still preserves the feel of a mountain village and is BETTER VALUE than it's neighbours!!


A bit about the village: All facilities/shops are within walking distance from Residenz Ambassador, so for those who prefer not to drive, it is not essential to have a car whilst in Leukerbad. Public transport gets you to Leukerbad with Swiss efficiency, by train and then connecting bus. The tourist information in the town has information on all walks and activities available and the bus station can book tickets for excursions out of Leukerbad, to local towns like Zermatt or as far away as Milan and Rome.

German is the main language in Leukerbad but English works well if you want it to. You can also use French and Italian, so don't let language be a barrier to experiencing this delightful little town - plenty of old, quiet Swiss charm (you can hear the cow bells tinkling from the balcony in the Summer months), soaring and dramatic snow capped mountains surround the village, and you can watch the tumbling waterfalls from both balconies in the apartment.

Shops and facilities: .Walking distance to the many restaurants and shops. The shops include: Migros supermarket, Pharmacy, Wine Shop, Bakery, Fromagerie with lots of local cheeses, Tourist Information, Banks, two Ski Hire and Outdoor Clothing Shops, Chemist. Beautician and Hairdressers, and Beauty and Wellness treatments at the Walliser Alpentherme, along with great medical facilities.
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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english, french, german
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/16/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 82 m²
  • Details:

    Elevator : The lift is from the garage to the top floor. We are floor 1 on the north side, floor 3 on the south (view) side...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Leukerbad is geared to disability and special needs...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Cot available...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • The apartment has two bedrooms.The Master Bedroom has one large double bed (2 individual mattresses), and balcony, West facing. Bedroom 2 has two single beds. Both have plenty of storage and hanging space....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    ...moreless

  • The apartment has one full bathroom with two basins, one toilet, one bath and one separate shower cubicle. There is also a cloakroom toilet, with toilet and basin....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Hair Dryer. I-Pod Docking Station (Iphone 4 u 5/6). There is a communal laundry area with washing machine, dryer and drying lines (indoors). The Wellness/Spa area is communal and comprises Steam Room, Sauna, Kneipp Bath, and Whirpool. There is also a communal gym. Please note this is a non-smoking apartment. WiFi...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    We encourage books swaps ...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Around 40 DVDs for your use, catering to all tastes...moreless

Theme

  • Luxury
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Elevator:

    The lift is from the garage to the top floor. We are floor 1 on the north side, floor 3 on the south (view) side...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free throughout the building...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are provided for use in the apartment. You are recommended to bring large towels for the Wellness (also available to rent from concierge)...moreless

  • Tumble Dryer:

    Clothes can be dried in the laundry room 2 floors down and we provide a clothes drier for smaller items in the apartment ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Wood can be purchased at Migros...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything we believe you need to be able to cook, home from home....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Autumn
Oct 22 - Dec 16, 2016
3 night min stay
$225
Christmas/New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017
5 night min stay
$386
Winter Low
Jan 7 - Jan 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$246
Winter High
Jan 28 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$311
Spring
Apr 1 - Jun 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$225
Summer
Jun 24 - Oct 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$246
Autumn
Oct 21 - Dec 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$225
Christmas / New Year
Dec 16 - Jan 5, 2018
5 night min stay
$386

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included
  • Stay Tax *

* This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 6 years.

Notes:

No smoking apartment, we cannot accommodate pets.

Rates are all-inclusive. Local tax of 2.50SWF is payable locally per person per night.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Sion, Geneva, Berne, Zurich
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Leuk (with connecting bus to Leukerbad)

Car: Not Necessary

Summer and Winter Holidays in the Swiss Alps. Arrive easily by car or public transport from Geneva, Sion or Berne Airports. 1 hour to Zermatt, Saas Fee, Crans Montana and Brig. Travel on to Milan through the Simplon Tunnel. Over 50 kms of downhill skiing on the doorstep. Cross country skiing trails. Europe's largest thermal baths. Rhone Valley for some lovely Swiss Wines just 20 minutes drive down the hill. Walking and hiking. Swiss Alpine Biking Trails. Child-friendly activities include swimming, ice skating, minigolf, playground, tennis.

Other Activities: Thermal Baths. Fabulous bathing in the village - bubbling waters to soothe away stress, hot waters enable bathers to lie outside and enjoy the 360 degree views.

Golf: Golf is available in Leuk in the valley. An 18 hole course. There is also a great course at Crans Montana, about a 40 minute drive away.

The PGA European Tour - Crans-sur-Sierre, Crans Montana.

Ski: The main ski area is on the Torrent, and the Torrentbahn cable car is 400m from Residenz Ambassador. There are more than 50km pistes, some have seen World Cup Races. But if you are a beginner or early days skiier, don't let that put you off! There is another area for beginners, which is accessed by bus and the bus stop is just up from the apartment. Cross country skiing is on the Gemmi (bus or walk to the Gemmibahn) and trails are also created in the town just below the apartment.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: We both live in the UK but have always had one foot in Europe - and love Switzerland because it is so central - north to Germany, west to France and south to Italy. We love exploring different cultures. Tina is a relationship therapist and book blogger, and Tony runs his own company.

Why the Owner Chose Leukerbad, Switzerland:
We spent several years choosing location and when we discovered Leukerbad it ticked all 10 boxes - we wanted somewhere where you don't need a car, for example; you can walk to all amenities; there is a good infrastructure; and the biggest plus are the Thermal Baths... until you have tried bobbing in bubbling waters under a clear night sky....

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We have a great concierge who looks after all our guests and is always ready with a helping hand - the general tranquility, central location, views and cosiness all attracted us to this property. We hope you will enjoy the features too.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/16/2016

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Photos

  • Residenz Ambassador A apartment building

    Residenz Ambassador A apartment building

  • Bathroom (shower just out of sight)

    Bathroom (shower just out of sight)

  • Kitchen and Dining area

    Kitchen and Dining area

  • The view from the treadmill at Residenz Ambassador

    The view from the treadmill at Residenz Ambassador

  • Wellness Faciilities

    Wellness Faciilities

  • The Gym in Residenz Ambassador

    The Gym in Residenz Ambassador

  • Evening View from the Balcony

    Evening View from the Balcony

  • The Daubensee in Winter - ideal for cross-country skiing

    The Daubensee in Winter - ideal for cross-country skiing

  • Walliser Alpentherme, just 5 minutes walk away

    Walliser Alpentherme, just 5 minutes walk away

  • Leukerbad in Winter

    Leukerbad in Winter

  • The Leukerbad Therme in Summer

    The Leukerbad Therme in Summer

  • A Summer walk

    A Summer walk

  • Living room, looking out onto balcony

    Living room, looking out onto balcony

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Wellness Area

    Wellness Area

  • The patio at Residenz Ambassador

    The patio at Residenz Ambassador

  • View from Master Bedroom

    View from Master Bedroom

  • Daubensee above Leukerbad - in Summer

    Daubensee above Leukerbad - in Summer

  • The Torrent ski area

    The Torrent ski area

  • Bodmin - just 40 minutes walk away

    Bodmin - just 40 minutes walk away

  • Leukerbad in Summer

    Leukerbad in Summer

  • A street in Leukerbad

    A street in Leukerbad

  • Meadow and mountains beyond

    Meadow and mountains beyond

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