Chalet Saphir, Chamonix

Quick Facts

Sleeps: 8 - 12

Bedrooms: 5

Catered or Self-Catered

Rates from €11,200 (low season) to €38,500(high season) /week

Highlights

300m to ski slopes

Outdoor hot tub

Panoramic mountain views

Sauna

Description

‘Traditional style with a modern twist’ could sum up Chalet Saphir in a nutshell. This luxury chalet in Chamonix has been designed in traditional Alpine style with rich woods, rustic stone and textured fabrics and furnishings, but all with a hint of modernity, from sleek, modern furniture through to designer lighting and top-of-the-range gadgetry.

The property comfortably sleeps 12 in four en-suite double bedrooms and a four-bed mezzanine-floor bedroom, which might be ideal for children to share. Each bedroom has WiFi and its own TV so everyone has their own little bolthole to escape to.

Chalet Saphir is a spacious and sociable chalet for a large group on a luxury ski holiday. The open-plan living area, with a huge statement fireplace and contemporary L-shaped sofas and armchairs gathered around it is the perfect place for getting together in the evenings. Nearby is a long dining table, ideal for convivial evenings with friends and good food. And the whole space is filled with light from the double-height floor-to-ceiling windows that look out onto the picture-perfect mountains beyond.

A well-equipped kitchen area provides you with all you need, whether you wish to cater for yourselves during your stay or just be able to fix yourself a decent cup of coffee to take out onto the terrace in the morning before you shower and get out on the slopes.

For afternoons when you’ve picked up a few aches and pains during your time on the mountain, there’s a sauna and an outdoor hot tub to soothe sore muscles. And the south-facing terraces with panoramic views are a tonic in themselves. Take yourself outside with your breakfast to be invigorated by the mountain air, or wander out last thing in the evening with a nightcap to look up at the stars; there’s nothing to beat that view.

For larger parties, Chalet Saphir can be taken alongside one or two of its sister properties, Chalet Azurite (6 bedrooms) and Chalet Alaska (5 bedrooms), perfect for multiple family groups or a corporate trip.

Facilities

Outdoor hot tub

Sauna

Wood-burning fireplace

Wifi

Internal lift

TVs in all bedrooms

Open-plan living area

Large south-facing sun terrace

Garage with ski racks and boot warmers

300m to ski slopes

Close to Chamonix centre

What’s Included

Please call us on +44 (0)203 432 7784 for rates and the latest availability.

Catered rates include:
Firefly pre-arrival concierge service
Champagne reception
Daily breakfast
Daily afternoon tea laid out
Pre-dinner canapés (6 evenings)
4-course dinner (6 evenings)
Open drinks cabinet with alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
Daily housekeeping
High quality bed-linen, towels, bathrobes and slippers
Luxury bath products
In-resort concierge service

Catered price from €21,580 to €38,500 per week

Self-catered rates include:
Firefly pre-arrival concierge service
Arrival meet and greet
Mid-week housekeeping
All bed linen, towels and bathrobes
In-resort concierge service

Self-catered price from €11,200 to €28,000 per week

An in-resort driver service can be included at an additional cost, please enquire.

Location

Chalet Saphir is part of an exclusive hamlet of three luxury ski chalets, perched just at the entrance to Chamonix’s town centre and a short walk to the shops, bars and restaurants.

The chalet is just 300 metres from the beginner’s slopes at Le Savoy, from where you can access the entire Le Brévent – La Flégère ski area.

The nearest airport is Geneva which is just over an hour’s drive.

Rooms

Chalet Saphir sleeps 8 + 4 guests in five bedrooms.

Bedroom 1:
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 2:
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 3:
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 4:
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 5:
Mezzanine bedroom with 4 x single beds and en-suite shower room.

For larger parties, Chalet Saphir can be taken alongside one or two of its sister properties, Chalet Azurite (6 bedrooms) and Chalet Alaska (5 bedrooms), perfect for multiple family groups or a corporate trip.

Eating

Food and drink are as important to the staff of Chalet Saphir as they are to you and they like to ensure that there’s lots of flexibility for everyone.

Should you choose to completely put your feet up for the week, there’s a catered arrangement with Champagne reception, breakfast and afternoon tea served daily. On six evenings, you’ll be served pre-dinner canapés followed by a delicious four course evening meal. You’ll also enjoy open drinks cabinet with alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages throughout your stay.

Your chef can also prepare a dedicated kids’ meal for any younger guests so they can eat nice and early and be tucked up in bed by the time the grown-ups want to sit down and relax.

Alternatively, Chalet Saphir can be taken on a self-catered basis for those who prefer cooking for themselves, or head out into Chamonix to investigate its excellent restaurant scene, just a short walk away.

Staff

Firefly pre-arrival concierge service

Chalet staff include:
Chef (catered basis)
Chalet host (catered basis)
Housekeeping
In-resort concierge service

Additional staff such as an in-resort driver, nannies and massage therapists can be arranged on request.

Kids

Children are made most welcome at Chalet Saphir and the staff will be only too happy to do whatever it takes to make them comfortable and help parents enjoy a stress-free holiday.

The mezzanine bedroom has four beds that all look up through skylights to the stars, which kids are sure to enjoy. There’s also WiFi throughout and TVs in every bedroom, so if tweens or teens need somewhere to escape to for a while it’s no problem.

The chalet’s close proximity to Le Savoy beginner’s slopes is a huge bonus for families with children.

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