Many people who come to Chamonix on holiday fall in love with the place, the huge mountain landscapes, crystalline mountain lakes, the endless choice of activities in summer, the fantastic skiing in winter..
For some people it's enough to keep coming back here on holiday year after year, but for others, owning a little slice of the Chamonix Valley that they can call their own is the ultimate dream.
Here are our top five fabulous and quite unique properties currently on the market in Chamonix:
The Spa Lovers Chalet
This large and impressive looking chalet in Argentiere enjoys great mountain views from its many picture windows. It has its own barrel style sauna in the grounds, another sauna inside as well as three jacuzzis and a massage area. The property has 6 bedrooms, 5 of which are en-suite and it sits on a large plot of 1980 m2. Price €3,200,000 Find out more
The Hilltop Chalet
Tucked away on a hillside in Les Houches this chalet has stunning views in pretty much every direction. It has 5 bedrooms, wrap around gardens, an outdoor hot tub and large terrace. On the lower level of the chalet is a separate 1 bed apartment which can be opened up to the main chalet as and when required. Price €1,000,000 Find out more
The Modern Villa
This smartly appointed semi-detatched villa has the wow factor, not only on the inside, but with incredible views of Les Bossons glacier, the Aiguille du Midi and Mont Blanc from its spacious terrace. It has 5 bedrooms and an enormous living-dining-kitchen area, its own ski room and 2 garage spaces. Price €2,190,000 Find out more
The Country House
This charming looking 6 bedroom house is located in Les Praz, close to the golf course and Flegere cable car. It's quite a unique property in a valley filled with traditional style chalets, and the renovation has been lovingly undertaken to ensure that the character of the house remains intact. Price €1,390,000 Find out more
The Modern Apartment
This newly finished 2 bedroom apartment faces Mont Blanc and its glaciers which you can enjoy views of from the balcony. Each bedroom is en-suite, one with a shower and one with a bathroom. The apartment is light and airy thanks to its many windows and sliding glass doors and there is a mezzanine level where extra guests can sleep. Price €655,000 Find out more