This beautiful first floor apartment is situated in the modern and well maintained Ferme de Montenvers building, just a few minutes walk from the town centre.
Totally renovated in 2016 the apartment has a light, calm and contemporary feel throughout.
The property opens into a hallway and on to the open plan kitchen and living area. This is a lovely bright living space with a good sized and well equipped kitchen. Satellite TV gives a range of UK channels and there is WIFI. There is a large sliding door accessing the balcony with outdoor furniture for dining. This offers views of Le Brevent and is well placed to catch the afternoon sun.
This apartment has the benefit of internal building access to its own lock up underground garage providing a car park space and storage for ski equipment and bikes.
The Montenvers B building is situated in a quiet position yet close to all Chamonix's facilities making it a good choice for families or groups who have some members heading into the mountains and others exploring the town.
The apartment sleeps up to five in two bedrooms. There is two twin/double rooms (one of which is en-suite). There is also a single sofa bed in the living room.
The apartment is let on a self-catering basis. However, you can book an array of additional services from welcome packs to private chefs through their partner company who will reach out to you once you have made your booking.
Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Chamonix - Centre, France
You can arrange all your airport transfers from and to Geneva through the agents as part of their service.
Also see: Transfers to Chamonix, France
Instructors & Lessons
Whether you are looking for a ski school for the kids or some private tuition for yourself, the agents are able to help organise all your ski and snowboard lessons as part of their service.
Also see: Ski Schools in Chamonix - Centre, France
Guides & Tours
A number of guides, tours and activities can be arranged through the agents as part of their service:
- Winter: Off piste Mountain Guides, Vallee Blanche, Husky Sledding, Skidoo trip, Paragliding
- Summer: Climbing Mont Blanc, Hiking, Haute Route, Paragliding
Also see: Guides & Tours in Chamonix - Centre, France
There is one underground parking space available with this property.
Chamonix is a bustling little hub in the centre of the valley that has everything you need within walking distance; you'll find shops, bars, restaurants and cafés dotted all around the pedestrianised heart of the resort. Lakes, forests and hiking trails surround the area making it easy to find tranquility just a few minutes from the lively town centre. One of France's oldest ski resorts, Chamonix has plenty of character and traditional charm.
Chamonix's restaurants offer something for everyone, from Michelin starred gourmet cuisine to takeaway burgers. The central square is lined with fondue restaurants and pizzerias serving a good range of local and international dishes, as well as a couple of fast food shops. The bars and hotels on Avenue Michel Croz offer a good choice of tasty and well-priced food, whereas the Rue de Moulins is an excellent choice for a special night out. Venture in the opposite direction and you'll find more choices around the Aiguille du Midi/Chamonix Sud area, ranging from hearty pub grub to high class dining.
Also see: Restaurants in Chamonix - Centre, France
No visit to Chamonix is complete without a trip up the famous Aiguille du Midi on the world's highest vertical ascent cable car. From its summit at 3842m you can enjoy spectacular 360 views of France, Italy and Switzerland whilst watching roped-up mountaineers embark on expeditions. Another must-do is a visit to the Mer de Glace glacier on the Montenvers train along a rack-and-pinion track that winds up the side of the mountain. Once there you can visit crystal caves and enter the glacier to see sculptures carved into the ice. Both attractions are open year-round, check our opening/closing page for details.
Also see: Sights in Chamonix - Centre, France
The nearest golf course to Chamonix centre is the Golf Club de Chamonix, an 18 hole course in Chamonix Les Praz, near to the Flegere lift station. It has a driving range, club house and pro-shop where you can stock up on all the essentials. They hold regular competitions throughout the summer, the course is closed in winter.
Also see: Golf Courses in Chamonix - Centre, France
Chamonix has two lift stations that are directly accessible from the town centre - Brevent and Aiguille du Midi. The Brevent lift station is located behind the tourist office just a few minutes walk up a short hill, or you can catch a bus. The high-speed gondola takes you up to the main ski area at Plan Praz (2000m), where you can connect to a large cable car that goes all the way to the top at 2525m - the only route down from here is a black run but it's worth going up for the stunning views, you can get the cable car back down again if you're not confident enough to tackle the piste. Brevent is linked by another cable car to the nearby Flegere ski area, both are included on the same lift pass making it a great option for a full day on the slopes. Aiguille du Midi is one of the most popular tourist attractions in France and if you venture up, you'll see why. The cable is split into two sections and you change cars halfway at Plan de l'Aiguille, a popular hiking destination in the summer. The top of the second section sits at 3842m and is engulfed in snow all year round. Numerous viewing platforms look out on to breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks, you can see France, Switzerland and Italy in one turn of the head. The Aiguille du Midi is also the start of the Vallée Blanche, one of the world's most famous off-piste runs. The ever-changing nature of glacial terrain makes it dangerous to attempt without local knowledge though, so be sure to book a qualified mountain guide before setting off.
Also see: Ski Areas in Chamonix, France
Avenue Michel Croz is at the heart of the winter apres-ski scene, with live music and DJs playing at a variety of bars. If you prefer a more civilised drink that doesn't involve dancing on the tables, then head to the Rue des Moulins for chic wine bars and excellent restaurants. Chamonix Sud also has a cluster of bars that attract the younger crowd and seasonal workers. Chamonix has three nightclubs, one on the Rue des Moulins and another two in Chamonix Sud.
Also see: Bars in Chamonix - Centre, France
Location: Chamonix - Centre
Catering Basis: Self-catered
Property Style: Apartment
Run By: Agent/Operator
Vibe / Atmosphere: Modern
Sleeps: Sleeps 5
Bedrooms: 2 bedroom
Bookings For: Childcare / Babysitting | Guides | Lift Passes | Outdoor Activities | Private Chef / Catering | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Ski / Snowboard Lessons | Transfers
Catering: Flexible catering options
Access: Children welcome
Room: Balcony | Ski / Boot Room
Car-parking: Parking on property
Entertainment: DVD Player | Satellite TV | WiFi / Internet
Kitchen/Laundry: Cooker / Oven | Freezer | Fridge | Microwave | Tumble Dryer | Washing Machine
View: Mountain view
Open Seasons: Spring | Summer | Autumn | Winter
Prices & Availability
Address: Rue Helbronner | Chamonix - Centre | 74400