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Top 7 luxury chalets for a family holiday in the Alps

Delicious Savoyard food, mountain sports, cultural activities, breathtaking scenery and activities for all ages – the French Alps are the perfect place for a family holiday. Why not book a luxury chalet, to make your holiday even more magical?

Games rooms, ski rooms, indoor or outdoor pools, a hot tub, spacious bedrooms and home cinemas – OVO Network’s luxury chalets have everything you need to keep everyone happy, for a family holiday you will never forget. Here are seven of our most beautiful luxury properties in the Alps …


OVO Network works with almost 120 luxury properties in the Alps – which one will you choose for your mountain holiday?

To give you an idea of what you can expect when you book a luxury chalet, here are seven properties that meet OVO Network’s high standards and are perfectly adapted for guests of all ages. Some of them are also in resorts that have the “Famille Plus” label.

Have a look …

1. Chalet Colombine, Villards-sur-Thônes

A tour of Chalet Colombine in Villards-sur-Thônes © OVO Network

Spacious and well-equipped, Chalet Colombine is a wonderful property for families.

Take a dip in the indoor pool, relax in the hot tub, enjoy movie night in the cinema room or curl up by the fire with a hot chocolate – the possibilities are endless.

Adults can gather around the fire pit for aperitifs or petanque tournaments while the children have fun in the chalet’s incredible games room. Billiards, board games, a jukebox – there’s no excuse for getting bored!

The chalet’s loft is converted into a wonderful dormitory with a TV corner where younger guests can hang out and enjoy sleepovers every night.

“We had a wonderful weekend for our wedding. The children, teenagers and adults all enjoyed the place, whatever their age. It was an unforgettable time for all. Thank you for making our wedding a memorable one. Thanks to Janelle, the manager, for her kindness and availability.”

— Agathe I. june 2021

2. Chalet Caramel, Manigod

OVO Network’s “Cool for Kids” label, makes sure that your family holiday is everything you could hope for.

With just a few clicks, you can find properties that have all the equipment you need to keep younger guests happy – changing tables, safety devices, board games, DVD players, well-designed bedrooms – as well as the comfort and luxury that adults expect.

A tour of Chalet Caramel in Manigod © OVO Network

Chalet Caramel is perfect for an idyllic family holiday, plus it meets OVO Network’s luxury criteria.

Its top-of-the-range facilities include a home cinema room that can be converted into a dance floor, spacious en suite bedrooms, a hot tub with mountain views, an indoor swimming pool and an outdoor play area with swings and a slide. Oh, and there’s a climbing wall in the chalet’s family suite – pretty impressive!

It’s an ideal luxury Alpine property for families and couples with young children.

“We booked Chalets Nougat and Caramel for a long weekend for our big family group. Everything was perfect – our only regret was having to leave. The chalet is ideal for a family group with guests of all ages – the children loved the pool, the indoor climbing wall and the table football, and the older guests loved the hot tub”

— Martine D. maY 2018

3. Chalet Alti, Le Grand Bornand

A tour of Chalet Alti in Le Grand Bornand © OVO Network

Are you looking for a spacious, well-equipped holiday property for a holiday with a large family?

Chalet Alti is the answer – this stunning 5* chalet is the perfect place for a family holiday. It’s large enough to accommodate 14 guests and has all the facilities you need to keep the kids happy.

Teenagers will love having the mezzanine floor to themselves – it has a living room with a TV, a games console and a variety of toys and board games that will keep them busy all day.

What about the adults, you ask? Don’t worry, this luxury chalet has plenty to keep them entertained too. You can enjoy the views of the snow-capped mountains from the hot tub, or relax in the sauna after a day in the mountains. In the summer, gather for a drink in the outdoor seating area and perhaps organise a barbecue. In the autumn, you can curl up with a book in front of the fire …

Whatever the season, there’s something for everyone at Chalet Alti!

“The chalet is perfectly located, very comfortable, spacious, bright, clean and very well equipped for a family holiday. We would love to return.”

— Nicolas L. JAN 2019

4. Chalet Le Mousqueton, La Clusaz

A tour of Chalet Le Mousqueton in La Clusaz © OVO Network – one of our most beautiful Alpine properties

If you’re looking for a family chalet for your holiday, Chalet Le Mousqueton is the one for you. As well as offering extra comfort, space and great design, this chalet has the “Cool for Kids Extra” label, so you can be confident that its facilities and equipment have been provided with children in mind.

You’ll find:

  • A games and cinema room where teenagers can get together and chat in peace and quiet;
  • A wonderful dormitory bedroom, where younger guests will love building dens and telling stories before they fall asleep;
  • A large outdoor play area where children can run around and let off steam;
  • A great ski room with room for all the family’s equipment;
  • A spacious kitchen where you can cook a delicious meal;
  • A swim spa and gym for those who want to work off the previous night’s raclette;
  • A hot tub where you can relax after a long hike or a day skiing.

This property is also in a great location, just a few steps from the slopes, so just put your skis on and head off! It’s great for families with small children or for those new to skiing.

“Chalet Le Mousqueton is incredible! It was beautifully presented, clean and well-equipped for guests of all ages. We particularly loved the great views, the location and being so close to the slopes. We enjoyed using the hot tub, the sauna and the pool table. We would certainly recommend this top quality property!”

— Christine F. DEC 2021

5. Chalet Le Buhel, Villards-sur-Thônes

A tour of Chalet Le Buhel in Villards-sur-Thônes © OVO Network

If you are looking for a luxury holiday chalet big enough for your whole family, Chalet Le Buhel could be the one.

With the “Cool For Kids Extra” label, this fabulous property has all the facilities you need to keep the whole family happy: a spa, games room with a pool table and table football, and an open and spacious kitchen where you can enjoy family meals.

This chalet is also great for younger children. Everything has been thought of to make sure they are safe and happy – there’s a high chair, bottle warmer, baby bath, step, changing table and much more. You’ll feel right at home.

Larger groups can rent Chalet Le Buhel together with neighbouring Chalet Kitz – it’s a great way to get everyone together for an unforgettable holiday in a luxury chalet in the Alps.

“The chalet is particularly well-equipped for people with babies and young children (baby monitors, high chairs and stair gates are provided). We look forward to our next visit.”

— Rebecca S. oct 2022

6. Chalet Joux Verte, Les Gets

The cosy sitting area at Chalet Joux Verte, with sofas arranged around a log fire and doors on to the terrace
The living room at Chalet Joux Verte in Les Gets © OVO Network

If you’re going away with your family, Chalet Joux Verte has everything you need. As well as having all the equipment you need for young children (high chair, cot, baby bath etc) you’ll also find plenty to keep older children happy.

The chalet has a TV room with comfortable seating, where teenagers can while away the hours. Parents can relax in the hot tub, unwind in the sauna, enjoy a hot drink in front of the fireplace or catch up with work in the spacious office.

In summer and spring, there are several outdoor areas where you can enjoy an aperitif or a meal with your family in front of the breathtaking views. You’ll also find petanque balls, a croquet set and a badminton set, so there’s plenty to keep everyone busy.

The chalet is near Les Gets, a resort with the Famille Plus label, so you’ll be able to enjoy all the activities and family events that take place there. If you want to know more, have a look at these articles: “Seven activities to enjoy in Les Gets this winter 1/2” and Seven activites to enjoy in Les Gets this winter 2/2“.

If you would like more information about the activities available in other seasons, contact the tourist office at Les Gets.

“During our holiday in Les Gets, we enjoyed some beautiful walks, relaxed in the spa and cooked some typical Savoyard dishes in the magnificent, well-equipped kitchen.”

— Joseph I. dEC 2021

7. Chalet Les Vosnes, Combloux

The comfortable sitting room at  Chalet Vosnes in Combloux-Megève, with over-sized sofas and a decor inspired by nature
The living area at Chalet Les Vosnes in Combloux © OVO Network

The final property in this selection is the superb Chalet Les Vosnes, just a few kilometres from Megève. 

This splendid chalet perfectly meets the expectations of younger and older guests – ideal for a family holiday.

This luxury property is perfectly designed and equipped to welcome younger guests, and meets most of the criteria you would expect from a luxury family chalet; In particular, you’ll find:

  • A sauna and spa for adults;
  • A games room with table football and a TV for children;
  • Pleasant outdoor facilities where you can enjoy the mountain air in good weather;
  • A children’s room with sets of bunk beds;
  • A desk where children can draw
  • Spacious, welcoming rooms where all the family can get together.

 “The pictures are 100% representative of the chalet – the view from the chalet is magnificent.”

— Theresa R. JULY 2022

So, those were our top picks of luxury family properties in the Alps. If you’re looking for a base for an unforgettable family holiday, don’t wait any longer! Book your stay in one of our partner properties by following the link below:

About Author

Hi, I'm Lindsay, and I work on the editorial side of the OVO Network team. I'm based in Kent, England and love this job as it combines my passions for words and travelling to beautiful places.

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