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LOOKING TO BOOK YOUR NEXT HOLIDAY OR BREAKAWAY English, French and SpanishCottages, Apartments, Villa's and Bed & Breakfasts Holidays all available direct from the Owner's

Holiday Properties listed below:

Departments:

01 Ain
07 Ardeche
26 Drôme
38 Isere
42 Loire
69 Rhône

73 Savoie
74 Haute-Savoie

 

Towns:

Lyon (capital), St Etienne, Grenoble, Annecy, Montélimar.

 

Rivers:

Rhône, Saône, Isère, Ardèche, Drône, Drac, Arc, Loire.

 
The French Alps is a diverse area featuring historic cities to vast mountain ranges, the largest lakes in France and the most famous ski resorts in the world. In describing this area, the superlatives simply do not do justice as it is a place of such immense beauty that words fail.

Due to its popularity, getting here is easy with the international airports of Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble and Chambery, the TGV Eurostar stops and excellent motorway links make travel very straight forward.

This amazing place is where property owners live and work offering local knowledge and a diverse range of holiday properties to match the landscape. Our portfolio includes the ski areas, Three Valleys, Chamonix Mont Blanc, Paradiski, Portes du Soleil, Les Aravis, Serre Chevalier and many of the surrounding resorts, villages.

 

When you think of the French Alps, you would be forgiven for thinking "SKI" with its vast choice of resorts including the inter-linked ski domains of the Portes du Soleil, Espace Killy, Chamonix and Les 3 Vallees but there is so much more. We have soaring mountain ranges, lush valleys, rushing water, still lakes and farmland plains.

We also have great weather to top it off, and the four seasons are very clearly defined. Undoubtedly this is a stunning region all year round. Whether you're a walker, mountaineer, biker, climber, artist, golfer, horse rider, gourmet, this is a great environment to rest, play and work.

 

Amidst the historic cities to the highest mountain in Europe and the largest lakes in France, is where our dedicated team of agents live and work. Offering local knowledge and a portfolio of properties in Savoie 73, Haute-Savoie 74, Hautes-Alpes 05 and Isere 38.

The French Alps is home to three vast national parks and stunning lakes, 15 nature reserves encompassing sparkling rivers, wide valley plains and white-capped mountains. Aside from the incredible flora and fauna, the French Alps feature the attractive, ancient cities of Lyon, Chambery, Annecy and Grenoble to name but a few, all with fascinating histories. Lyon, famous for being the gastronomic capital of France featuring 20 Michelin star restaurants. (There are 75 in total in the region!) Surrounding Geneva, on the Swiss border, is the 'commuter belt' of this world famous center for commerce.

This area is affluent, beautiful and diverse - a great location for commerce and year round tourism.

 

Lac d'Annecy, Lac du Bourget and Lac Leman (Lake Geneva) are three of the largest and most famous lakes in Europe. Ideal in all seasons with their picturesque settings, Savoyard villages, medieval towns, ancient castles, colourful outdoor markets, beaches and pristine waters, local foods and wines, and easy access to the ski slopes.

A host of activities are on offer from wakeboarding, windsurfing, sailing & diving in the water, to golf, cycling, tennis, hiking and climbing on the ground, to parapenting and hang-gliding in the air.

With their amazing sites to explore and the mountains nearby the Lakes are wonderful places to spend your time out and better still, to live. 

 Savoie

 

Le Petit Nid: A little trout stream borders this charming stone-built property nestling in the picturesque village of Saint Alban D’Hurtières in the French Alps.

Situated in a quiet hamlet with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, this cosily-furnished former watermill comfortably sleeps eight over three levels. 

Le Petit Nid is available on a self-catering weekly basis or nightly B&B. 
Meals are provided on request by the owner who trained at the world-renowned Le Cordon Bleu cookery school in Paris.
The spacious property, on three floors, has exposed beams, oak flooring and a handcrafted oak staircase. Sleeps eight: two double bedrooms with en suite shower rooms; two twin bedrooms; family bathroom (with bath); open-plan sitting room/kitchen with dining area.
In the morning linger over warm croissants and baguette with home made jam, freshly laid eggs and wild strawberries.
The Area: The Maurienne Valley, in the heart of the French Alps, is perfect for a whole range of Alpine adventures and activities. 
Summer: The outstanding surrounding scenery offers superb walking opportunities in summer, with spectacular displays of wild flowers, crystal clear lakes, forests and beautiful clear mountain air.
The rugged and varied nature of the terrain here means that you can walk through pine forests, alpine meadows and high mountainous areas whilst taking in the abundant wildlife.
Winter: There are 22 ski resorts in the Maurienne Valley, many of them family-friendly with great slopes and prices.
The 3-Valleys Express from Orelle, 25 minutes away, links to the world's largest ski area (including Méribel, Courchevel and Val Thorens) with a maximum altitude of 3230m, guaranteeing snow. 
WiFi available & Pets welcome
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