La Datcha


Description & Overview

5 Bedroom chalet in Megève, Haute Savoie

“La Datcha is a rare gem – a beautiful marriage of rustic charm and modern mid-century design in Megève. Like a Bond villain’s secret lair, the chalet’s 200 year old wood is cosy, yet dramatic, and is the perfect hideaway after a day in the mountains.”

The property is located on the elegant Route de la Cote 2000 and is conveniently located within 5 minutes drive of the Mont d’Arbois and Rochebrune ski slopes. The ski bus also stops outside the property. There is also direct access to a cross country ski run towards the back of the property.

This very special home provides accommodation for 14 guests in 6 bedrooms, with 5 bathrooms, including the romantic mazot bedroom. The property has historically attracted artists and creative types who enjoy an authentic alpine experience in the beautiful frame of Megeve.

The vast main reception area is on the first floor and features a monumental fireplace, dining area and a well equipped modern kitchen. These rooms feature plenty of warm design details and mid-century pieces, to create an elegant and fun space for family and friends to enjoy.

There are five bedrooms in the main house, including a master bedroom ensuite bathroom, two further double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a Bunk bedroom sleeping 4 and another bunk bedroom sleeping 2, with an adjoining shower room. The charming mazot contains further accommodation for 2 people, a simple kitchen / dining area and a shower room.

There is secure outdoor parking, behind an electric barrier for up to 3 cars in front of the property.


Chalet Capacity

La Datcha can comfortably sleep 14 guests

Bedrooms

  • Master Bedroom: double bedroom with ensuite bathroom
  • Bedroom 2: double bedroom with ensuite bathroom
  • Bedroom 3: double bedroom with ensuite bathroom
  • Bedroom 4: bunk bed room, sleeps 4. Adjoining shower room
  • Bedroom 5: bunk bed room, sleeps 2. Adjoining shower room
  • Bedroom 6: twin bedroom, sleeps 2, located in the charming mazot

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: dramatic open plan room with open fireplace
  • Kitchen: well equipped kitchen with American fridge / freezer
  • TV room/Snug: large basement games room with sofas, kitchen and WC.

Floorplan

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Location

Geneva airport is roughly a 1.5 hour drive from the chalet.

If reaching La Datcha by private jet, Annemasse, Annecy and Megève’s Altiport are all within close proximity.

La Datcha is located on the Route de la Cote 2000 and is approximately 2.9km from the centre of Megève village


Getting Around 

Mégève village centre is around 3 – 5 km (10 mins) drive depending on which road you take.

Ski Bus: The Ski bus leaves from outside the chalet – the stop is on the ‘Ligne 2’ route going between ‘Megeve – Cote 2000 – Jaillet’.

Skiing: Approximate time to Mont d’Arbois lifts – 5 mins by car or 10 mins by ski bus.


Chalet Location 

La Datcha Megeve Alps Chalet


Greeting Service

The chalet housekeeper will meet you at the chalet, to explain all the house functions and will be available to answer any questions you might have


Vehicle Access

For bookings between November – April… The road on the Cote 2000 may be ploughed 2 – 3 times daily but it is always a good idea to arrive prepared for heavy snow conditions. It is legal requirement in the French Alps to come equipped with snow chains that specifically fit you vehicle


Extra Details – What’s Included?

La Datcha is a self-catered stay but we can put you in touch with the best local catering options for your stay.

Housekeeping Service: The owner provides a basic complimentary cleaning service (2 – 3 visits, between 2 – 3 hrs). It is possible to request supplementary cleaning hours directly with the housekeeper on arrival (at additional cost).

Included: Meet & Greet | Bed Linen & Towels | Welcome Basket | Firewood | Kitchen & Bathroom Essentials – toiletries, dishwasher tablets etc… | Local Assistance | Local Taxes & Utilities | Free Unlimited Wi-Fi Cleaning Before & After Stay | Ski Tuition & Equipment Discounts

Pet Policy: Sorry, pets are strictly forbidden!


Rates & Availability

MOUNTAIN PEOPLE are the sole agents of La Datcha – we manage all 3rd party listings (airbnb, HomeAway etc) but can offer you best rates direct.

La Datcha is available to rent all year round… Email or give us a call for any further information

Changeover day for the chalet is Saturday… However please ask if you’d like a different arrival day as we can sometimes be flexible

Security Deposit amount is €2,500 (or £2,250) – Payable by Bank Transfer before arrival or by French cheque on arrival

The chalet capacity is 14… If guest numbers surpass 10 people, a €60 surcharge will apply for each supplementary guest as the mazot will have to be prepared and additional laundry factored into the price.

Rental payments can be paid in 2 instalments – a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking, the 50% balance will be due 60 days before arrival.

Seasonal Rentals will be considered: Ski Season 2018 = €60,000 EUR; Yearly Rental = €75,000 EUR


SUMMER 2018

Check-In Check-Out Rate Availability
02 Jun 2018 09 Jun 2018  €2,100 Available 
09 Jun 2018 16 Jun 2018  €2,100 Available
16 Jun 2018 23 Jun 2018  €2,100 Available
23 Jun 2018 30 Jun 2018  €2,100 Available
30 Jun 2018 07 Jul 2018  €2,300 Available
07 Jul 2018 15 Jul 2018  €2,600 Booked
15 Jul 2018 21 Jul 2018  €2,600 Booked
21 Jul 2018 29 Jul 2018  €2,600 Booked
27 Jul 2018 04 Aug 2018  €2,600 Booked
04 Aug 2018 11 Aug 2018  €2,600 Available
11 Aug 2018 18 Aug 2018  €2,600 Booked
18 Aug 2018 25 Aug 2018  €2,600 Booked
25 Aug 2018 01 Sep 2018  €2,300 Booked
01 Sep 2018 08 Sep 2018  €2,100 Available
08 Sep 2018 15 Sep 2018  €2,100 Available
15 Sep 2018 22 Sep 2018  €2,100 Available

WINTER 2019

Check-In Check-Out Rate Availability
15 Dec 2018 22 Dec 2018  €2,500 Available
22 Dec 2018 29 Dec 2018  €7,000 Available
29 Dec 2018 05 Jan 2019  €7,000 Available
05 Jan 2019 12 Jan 2019  €2,900 Available
12 Jan 2019 19 Jan 2019  €2,900 Available
19 Jan 2019 26 Jan 2019  €2,900 Available
26 Jan 2019 02 Feb 2019  €2,900 Available
02 Feb 2019 09 Feb 2019  €3,500 Available
09 Feb 2019 16 Feb 2019  €7,000 Available
16 Feb 2019 23 Feb 2019  €7,000 Available
23 Feb 2019 02 Mar 2019  €4,500 Available
02 Mar 2019 09 Mar 2019  €4,500 Available
09 Mar 2019 16 Mar 2019  €3,000 Available
16 Mar 2019 23 Mar 2019  €3,000 Available
23 Mar 2019 30 Mar 2019  €2,500 Available
30 Mar 2019 06 Apr 2019  €2,500 Available
06 Apr 2019 13 Apr 2019  €2,500 Available
13 Apr 2019 20 Apr 2019  €2,000 Available

 

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