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Amazon Creek Chalet, Chamonix - Les Bossons

5 bedroom Chalet in Chamonix. Sleeps 10

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This is a unique chalet offering extraordinary luxury, situated in a tranquil location a short 10 minute drive from the centre of Chamonix.

Built of traditional wood and stone materials the property combines authentic alpine ambience alongside chic modern design to create the ultimate mountain retreat.

The stylish interior includes large picture windows in order to take advantage of the breath-taking views of Aiguille du Midi and the surrounding mountains.

The wonderful living area is furnished with beautifully soft chocolate leather sofas and trendy zebra armchairs. Original mountain paintings and alpine antiques all ooze charm and the fantastic open log fireplace create a cosy, welcoming atmosphere.

After a full day on the mountain, you can look forward to unwinding in the chalet's spa which includes a hammam, outdoor and indoor jacuzzi, sauna and treatment room where you can indulge in in-house massages or beauty therapies. During the summer months, there is also an elegant split level heated outdoor pool.

For entertainment throughout your holiday, the chalet also features a Cinema room where you can switch off in front of your favourite movies, Sky and Netflix channels, DVD player, Bose iPod sound system and WiFi access throughout. 

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The chalet sleeps up to 10 in five bedrooms which are configured as follows:

  • Bedroom 1: Double room with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower and separate WC. Plasma TV, sound system and access to a private balcony
  • Bedroom 2: Double room with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, lounge area, Plasma TV and sound system
  • Bedroom 3: Double/twin room with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower,  Plasma TV, sound system and access to a private balcony
  • Bedroom 4: Double/twin room with en-suite shower room, Plasma TV and sound system
  • Bedroom 5: Double/twin room with en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, Plasma TV and sound system

What's included

Catered (Inclusive in the winter / optional in the summer):

  • Luxury chalet accommodation for your chosen dates
  • Transfers to and from Geneva airport
  • Arrival meet and greet with Amazon Creek staff
  • Chauffeur-driven vehicles between 08:00 - 11:00 and 15:00 - 20:00. Driver service outside of these hours are available upon request, until midnight.
  • Dedicated service from their professional resort manager and team
  • Champagne reception and canapes on your arrival night
  • Private Chef and hostess
  • Delivery of fresh bread and pastries each morning
  • Daily cooked or continental breakfasts
  • Afternoon teas with cakes
  • 4- course dinners including outstanding wines to accompany your evening meal as well as complimentary beers and soft drinks - 6 nights per week
  • Children’s dinners (upon request)
  • Daily light clean and mid-week linen change
  • Fresh flowers upon arrival
  • Bathrobes, slippers, towels, hairdryer, and L’Occitane products in each bedroom
  • A concierge service to help with bookings for massage treatments, beauty treatments, wine tastings, childcare, lift passes, ski hire, lessons, outdoor activities etc

Self-catered: (Inclusive in the summer / optional in the winter):

  • Luxury chalet accommodation for your chosen dates
  • Transfers to and from Geneva airport (ONLY WINTER Self-catered package)
  • Chauffeur-driven vehicles between 08:00 - 11:00 and 15:00 - 20:00. Driver service outside of these hours are available upon request, until midnight (ONLY WINTER Self-catered package)
  • Welcome pack including champagne, wine, charcuteries, cheeses
  • Delivery of fresh bread and pastries each morning
  • A dedicated chalet manage
  • Daily light clean and mid-week linen change
  • Bathrobes, slippers, towels, hairdryer, and L’Occitane products in each bedroom
  • A concierge service to help with bookings for massage treatments, beauty treatments, wine tastings, childcare, lift passes, ski hire, lessons, outdoor activities etc

NB: Pets are allowed on request.

Worth knowing

This property is run by Amazon Creek who are renowned for providing luxury chalets with an emphasis on first class personal service and bespoke activities.

The company also offer luxurious villas and chartered yachts in the south of France and Corsica.

What's nearby?

Towns nearby

Les Bossons is a quaint little village on the outskirts of Chamonix centre with a peaceful atmosphere and old fashioned charm. It has no shops or bars whatsoever, but if you like the quiet life then you'll love Les Bossons!

Restaurants nearby

Les Bossons only has a handful of restaurants but they are all worth a visit. La Cremerie du Glacier is the most rustic, a cosy little place under the Glacier des Bossons serving calorific dishes laden with cheese, ham and wild mushrooms. Le Tremplin, near the bottom of the Les Bossons chairlift serves lots of local specialities including raclette and fondue at very reasonable prices, it has a lovely outdoor terrace with great views of the glacier too. Hotel Aiguille du Midi is a more sophisticated affair, without being at all stuffy; gourmet food prepared with seasonal local ingredients and a legendary dessert buffet make it popular with locals as well as hotel guests. A short walk towards Chamonix brings you to Hotel Le Vert, just after Gaillands lake, which serves good contemporary food as well as bar snacks.

Also see: Book My Restaurant

Sights nearby

Les Bossons has only one attraction to speak of but it's pretty special - the glacier. During the summer you can hike right up to it by following signs for La Jonction, a steep hike going up to 2589m, or you can take the jolly little multi-coloured chairlift up to 1400m and follow a short trail that has pictures of how the glacier has changed over the years. Other than that, you can hop on a train or bus to Chamonix and visit the main attractions such as the Aiguille du Midi and the Mer de Glace.

Also see: Book My Sightseeing

Things to Do nearby

Les Bossons is a great base for summer hiking, there are a number of trails that lead up into the forest beneath the Aiguille du Midi and on the opposite side of the valley you can access the incredibly beautiful Aiguillettes des Houches. It is conveniently placed on the bus and train links that connect Chamonix to Les Houches, so it is well placed for accessing all the activities that you can do in other parts of the valley. It does not have its own ski area, but all the resorts in the valley are easy to reach on public transport.

Also see: Book My Things To Do

Golf-clubs nearby

The nearest golf course to Les Bossons 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: Book My Round

Lifts/Pistes nearby

Les Bossons has no ski area but there is one chairlift that operates in summer to take sightseers up to the glacier. 

Nightlife nearby

Bars? Nightlife? That's not what Les Bossons is all about, you can enjoy a quiet drink on the terrace of the Hotel Aiguille du Midi but that's about as wild as it gets. There is a nightbus that connects Chamonix to Les Houches, passing through Les Bossons along the way but check the timetable so you don't miss the last one!

Also see: Find My Bar

What to book?


When let on a catered basis, the chalet includes a private chef and hostess who provide fine restaurant quality food. On arrival, they will serve a champagne reception with canapes. Each day you can look forward to fresh bread and pastries, cooked or continental breakfasts, afternoon teas with cakes and 4-course evening meals (6 nights per week) with outstanding wines and complimentary beers and soft drinks. Children’s dinners are also available upon request.

Also see: Find My Chef

Families & Kids

If you would like some time to yourselves whilst on holiday, the chalet company's concierge service can arrange childcare on your behalf. Advanced booking is recommended during peak periods.

Also see: Book My Childcare


Transfers from and to Geneva airport are included in your holiday package.

Also see: Book My Transfers

Ski Hire

You can make arrangements for all your ski and snowboard hire through the chalet company's pre-arrival concierge service. 

Also see: Book My Ski Hire

Lifts & Passes

You can book all your lift passes through the chalet company's concierge service and they will be ready and waiting for you on arrival at the chalet.

Instructors & Lessons

Whether you are looking for a ski school for the kids or some private lessons for yourselves or other members of the group, the chalet company's pre-arrival concierge service can make all your ski and snowboard lesson arrangements.

Also see: Book My Ski School

Guides & Tours

Through the company's concierge service you can arrange Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Chamonix whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.

Also see: Book My Guide/Tour


Exterior parking is available at the property.


Visitor comments

  • "I would more consider this your own private hotel than a villa rental. We were blown away by the house, the service, and the location. I would easily come back here any month of the year. I highly recommend the catered option - The food was fantastic and the house wines were great. Can't wait to visit again." -  Trip Advisor
  • "Our third visit to Chalet Amazon Creek and it continues to be first class in every respect. Nothing is too much trouble for the friendly staff and the quality of the food was outstanding every day. This was indeed a great family Christmas away." -  Trip Advisor
  • "This was our 4th stay in Chalet Amazon Creek, and it never fails to impress. The chalet itself is beautifully appointed and furnished. All 5 of the ensuite bedrooms are spacious. Adults and children alike make good use of both the cinema room and vast indoor spa area which includes a jacuzzi, hammam and sauna. What sets Amazon Creek apart from other chalets is the level of service and hospitality. The food is second-to-none, indeed, it is as good as many Michelin starred restaurants I have visited in recent years! Ski hire, instructors and guides, babysitters, restaurants and a masseuse were all arranged in advance with the Amazon Creek booking team. Friendly drivers ferried us around the valley each day, and picked us up after a hard days' skiing. Once again, we had a great time, and would thoroughly recommend it to anyone looking for a great holiday experience." -  Trip Advisor
  • "Top service at a beautiful location. Food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Travelling with a lot of kids and this is the way to do it. All our requirement´s taken care off and every aspect of our needs was attended to. Top lodge and top service - fantastic holiday." -  Trip Advisor


  • Catering Basis
  • Catered
  • Self-catered
  • Bedrooms
  • 5 bedroom
  • Property Style
  • Chalet
  • Run By
  • Owner Directly
  • Vibe / Atmosphere
  • Chic
  • Smart
  • Traditional & Modern mix


  • Outdoors
  • BBQ
  • Balcony
  • Garden - Private
  • Mountain views
  • Terrace
  • Families & Kids
  • Children welcome
  • Spa / Fitness / Beauty
  • Hair-dryers
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Hammam / Steam-room
  • Hot-Tub / Jacuzzi
  • Massage / Relaxation
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Sundeck
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Entertainment
  • Apple TV Box
  • Cinema room
  • DVD Player
  • Games available
  • Music system
  • Satellite TV
  • WiFi / Internet
  • Creature Comforts
  • Open fire
  • Ski / Boot room
  • Underfloor heating
  • Parking
  • Parking on property
  • Accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Pets welcome


  • Bookings for
  • Childcare / Babysitting
  • Lift Passes
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Ski / Snowboard Hire
  • Ski / Snowboard Lessons
  • Transfers
  • Catering
  • Half-board
  • Afternoon tea
  • Breakfast
  • Private Chef
  • Dinner
  • Transport
  • Chauffeur / Driver
  • Housekeeping
  • Daily housekeeping

Prices & Availability


  • Open Seasons
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter
  • Address
  • 165 Route du Mont
  • 74400
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