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Fabulous Ski Chalet - Central to All Attractions

Bedrooms 3
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Chalet, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-14)

This beautiful chalet has remarkable views of the rolling hills and countryside. It's a newer build with great amenities, including a six person hot tub overlooking the hills. Game room for all ages with a few different games. Has everything you would expect in a modern chalet including beautiful fireplace, large master bedroom, loft and private bath upstairs. also private lanai off master bedroom.

Fully equipped kitchen, two good sized bedrooms on the first floor.

A perfect setting for a relaxing vacation, or the perfect house for a party!

Keywords: Ski, Rodeo, Golf, Hiking, Biking

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 16, 2018

About The Owner

I own a tire company in downtown Buffalo, unfortunately my work keeps me from my favorite place... this chalet !!

The Owner purchased this chalet in 1995

Why The Owner chose Great Valley

Centrally located to all the Ellicottville attractions.

What makes this chalet unique

I enjoy the quiet and beauty of the hills surrounding this house.


Great Valley Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • Air Hockey
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

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Fabulous Ski Chalet - Central to All Attractions
average rating of 4.25 based on 20 reviews

Exactly what we wanted!

  • 5 of 5

Hot tub, fire, location - everything we were hoping for. Recommended

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, great location

  • 5 of 5

8 of us stayed here for a ski vacation. The location of this chalet is great. It has the perfect amount of seclusion, but is only moments away from Ellicottville and the ski resort. It has plenty of room for sleeping, good space for cooking/eating, large hot tub and game room. Has great views that would probably be even more spectacular in Spring, Summer and Fall. Note that the there a number of stairs to get to the chalet from the driveway; keep that in mind if you have older individuals in your party.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely amazing time..

  • 5 of 5

First off I want to say the owners Leigh and her husband are amazing. Texting and calling me before the trip, even on the trip to assure we were enjoying our stay. The home was fantastic and we couldn't have picked a better one. Had an amazing time in the game room and open living room area. No cellphone service was what I was looking for because for once it felt like we were FAR away from home and secluded without people being glued to their cell phones. Such an amazing home and very cozy. Would definitely recommend %1,000 percent. Also try the blueberry beer at elicotville brewery! So good!!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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I would not recommend renting this house.

  • 1 of 5

Our hot tub was disgustingly green and smelly, so it was un-usable our entire stay and that was the main thing my guests and I looked for when it came to renting a house in the Ellicottville area. We couldn't use any of the games in the basement because the basement wreaked of cat pee and mold. We ended up having to wear shoes/socks throughout the house the entire weekend because the floors were so sticky/ dirty. I would highly not recommend renting out this house; it needs a good cleaning!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Meghan, I am so sorry for your experience at our chalet. We have recently received pictures of the hot tub from the cleaning service. We agree that it was not acceptable. We live 1 and 1/2 hours away from the property. So, unfortunately, we aren't able to check on it ourselves as often as we'd like. That being said, we have a very reliable cleaning service, whom we do not typically get complaints about. We are looking into the condition of the chalet during your stay in an attempt to often better accommodations in the future. Thank you. Leigh
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Could have been better

  • 3 of 5

We had a party of 8 adults and 5 children. The kids enjoyed the game room downstairs and the adults enjoyed the fireplace on the main floor. The owner, Leigh, was nice and responsive.

I had seen the reviews, and was hoping that some of the concerns had been addressed but evidently not.

On Saturday morning I contacted Leigh with some concerns and observations. Bottom line is I think it's ok if some games are not working but why are things all over the floor? House was not squeaky clean, we had to wash plates before using them, and towels. I am not sure the cleaners finished their work before we showed up. Bedding was still in the washer and dryer.

Some furniture needs to be fixed and upgraded. The couch downstairs is falling apart. the couch in the loft is very uncomfortable.

Bottom line is it wouldn't take too many small upgrades to make this house great again. And i would cap it at 11-12 max because the bathroom situation is complex for a large group of people.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great time! It was an unplugged vacation.

  • 4 of 5

Kind of unplugged at least from wi-fi... no wi-fi made the kids nervous, but they all wanted to stay longer by the end.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Village of Ellicottville, Seneca Allegheny Casino, Holiday Valley Ski Resort, Holimont, Allegheny State Park


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175

Rates are subject to change. A $175.00 cleaning fee will be added to each booking.

If you are interested in renting for the ski season, please contact me at 716-200-8029.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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