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Chalet des Celts:4 bed traditional family chalet, ski-in with spectacular views!

Bedrooms 4
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bathroom with stunning mountain views in rare ski-in location

Situated in a rare ski-in position at the head of the Chamonix valley, Chalet des Celts is a traditionally built chalet offering all modern amenities. With 4 bedrooms it can sleep up to 9 people and it's relaxing location is suitable for groups of all ages.

The ground floor comprises of a large living area with open log fire, dining table which seats 10 (12 with extensions) and fully equipped kitchen area with 2 ovens, induction hob, large fridge freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster and all cooking equipment. This room opens onto a large south facing sunny terrace with views to the side of the Le Tour Glacier and down the valley towards Mont Blanc. This floor also has a bathroom with shower and toilet. The chalet has wifi for guest usage.

The first floor has three bedrooms; master bedroom with door to balcony and ensuite bathroom with feature cast-iron roll top bath for a long soak after a day's ski-ing or hiking in the mountains; double bedroom with mezzanine bed and door to balcony. Twin bedroom with additional toddler bed. Bathroom with shower and toilet.

The lower ground features a large open plan living area with satellite tv; double bedroom; utility area with washing machine and dryer; boot dryers and ski storage; access to underground garage with parking space.

The chalet is situated at the end of a quiet cul-du-sac ideal for families with children. There are sledges available for lots of après ski fun in the surrounding area and for summer visitors there is a large outside dining area with bbq and pleasant garden. The local mountains offer various options for hiking straight from the door!

With the second highest snowfall for an inhabited village in France, Le Tour is a wonderful family ski destination but a car is essential and four-wheel drive is recommended in the winter.

Drivers are available for shuttling to and from other ski- areas in the valley or for transfers to restaurants. House chefs are available to either come and cook for you in the house or to pre-prepare meals and leave them ready for you. Shopping in advance can be arranged if a list is provided.

With beautiful exposed wood features, modern fittings and great location, Chalet des Celts makes for a great relaxing alpine holiday experience.

More Details

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Vicky MCFADYEN

This is our family home and feels like a home from the moment you step in. We would like our guests to enjoy our books, games and library of English movies. We expect our guests will treat our home with the respect they have for their own homes.

Why Vicky MCFADYEN chose Haute-Savoie

This is a wonderful family holiday home. We actually lived there for 2 full years with our 5 children aged 2 to 12. This will account for the comfortable feel of the chalet and the myriad of children's toys and family games.

The chalet enjoys a unique position of privacy and safety for children to play in the garden and sledge in the adjoining field in the winter.

What makes this chalet unique

The position of the chalet means it gets the very last sun in the valley every day and there are few things better than watching the sun go down in the mountain silence on a snowy terrace with a kir royale .................

The chalet has a wonderful terrace with sunny southerly aspect. In the summer, there is a large table and chairs for outdoor dining and a good barbecue.

It is a wonderful entertainment space and unique in the valley for its position and privacy.


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(5 traveler reviews)

Chalet des Celts:4 bed traditional family chalet, ski-in with spectacular views!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Fab location, great chalet

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful chalet in a gorgeous location. Just minutes from the Le Tour cable car. We (two families) stayed for a second time during the midterm and I can't recommend it highly enough. It's clean and cosy with a beautiful open fire in the main living area and a separate living area with tv and games for the children. Lots of outdoor spaces for snow playing or just to take in the breath taking view. Fab!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home from Home

  • 5 of 5

Just loved our 5 day stay in this utterly lovely chalet. The location was perfect with stunning uninterrupted views and a 2 minute trot to the ski-lifts. It was so cosy and comfortable that nights in were more enjoyed than our lovely dinners out!! We will definitely book it again. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location to slopes and lifts....

  • 5 of 5

We were a large group of adults and kids (beginners to advanced). The chalet was very convenient for slopes and lifts. The homely, comfortable and beautiful chalet was perfect for the separate daily schedules our large group needed over the week. The outdoor space allowed the kids to enjoy slides, snowmen etc post skiing. The separate living rooms allowed kids and adults to enjoy evenings separately if needed. If you are looking for a well located, convenient and comfortable ski chalet then I can definitely recommend this one. Really enjoyable ...

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
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Fantastic welcome

  • 5 of 5

Just what the doctor ordered. A relaxing fun filled few days in a perfect setting on the edge of the mountain surrounded by snow. A wonderful get away yet close to local village and easy transport to restaurants, spa and night life. The house itself is excellently kitted out for a large group of 8 of us. Would really recommend it .

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
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A perfect family destination

  • 5 of 5

This chalet is perfect for a family holiday. It is very spacious, it sleeps up to 10 and caters for teenagers who have their own hang out/TV area. The chalet is ski in/ski out and is very close to a ski rental shop so you could be on the slopes within minutes of your arrival.

There is basement car parking so hiring a car to drive to all of the surrounding slopes is an option. There are also some great restaurants within a short driving distance.

We had a great holiday and will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
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Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
900 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Le Praz
Nearest Train
1.3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
E25 (Chamonix)
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Le Tour
Nearest Ski
200 Metres
Le Tour
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Le Tour Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 3
Jan 7 2017 - Feb 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
Winter 4
Feb 11 2017 - Mar 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Winter 5
Mar 4 2017 - Apr 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Apr 8 2017 - Jul 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
Jul 2 2017 - Jul 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
HIgh Summer
Jul 30 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 3 2017 - Dec 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,068

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Le Tour Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Ensuite - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • The chalet has two bathrooms with walk-in large shower heads. In addition, the master bedroom has a large cast-iron bath ideal for a long soak after a hard day on the slopes.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , This double bedroom has a built-in mezzanine single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , this bedroom has no windows
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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