Contemporary 5 star chalet with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathroom, TV room, sunny balconies and garden
Full Property Details
- Rate: €1,490 to €5,490 per week
- Location: Manigod - La Clusaz
- Type: Chalet
- Altitude in metres: 1200 m
- Outlook: South
- Sleeps: 11
- Official classification: 5
- Animals not welcome
- Main rooms: 9
- Number of bedrooms: 5
- Number of double beds: 9 (4 of the doubles can be 8 singles)
- Number of single beds: 1
- Bath/shower rooms: 3
- Shower(s): 3
- Separate toilet(s): 3
- Floor area: 180 m2
- Open-plan kitchen
- Number of floors: 3
- Dining seating for: 12
- Parking spaces available: 4
- Town centre: 3.3 km
- Ski slopes: 3.5 km
- Nearest public bus stop: 250 m
- Nearest ski bus stop: 250 m
- Ski school: 3.5 km
- No disabled access
- Hot tub
- Boot warming rack
- Garden / Surrounding Land
- Oven: Electric
- Hob: Induction
- Dining seating for: 12
- Place settings for: 12
- Children’s crockery / tableware
- Baby's high chair
- Bottle warmer
- Booster/junior seat for use at a dining table
- Coffee Machine: Pods (Nespresso), Pods (Senseo)
- Raclette set
- Fondue set
Bathrooms / Laundry
- Baby bath
- Baby bath seat
- Baby step
- Baby changing table / mat
- Non slip mat
- Toilet seat adaptor
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Baby's cot
- Baby/children’s bed linen
- Night light
Garden / Surrounding Land
- Flat garden
- Children's garden toys
- Outdoor dining table for: 12
- Outdoor dining seating for: 12
- BBQ: Griddle / Plancha
- Garden chairs/sun loungers: 6
- Garden / Surrounding Land: 230 m2
- Terrace: 15 m2
- Outdoor hot tub
- Capacity: 6
- Temperature: 38 ºC
- Board games
- Indoor children's games
- French TV
- Xbox console + games
- Total TV screens: 3
- French Television (paid & international)
- Bluetooth speaker
- Vacuum cleaner
- Boot warming rack
- Internet access
- Free WiFi internet
- Internet download speed: 8.3 Mpbs
- Mobile/GSM data download speed: 52 Mpbs
- Stair gates
- Electrical outlet covers / safety sockets
- Locked cupboard for cleaning products
- Wine cellar
Local places of interest / Within easy reach
- Lake: 25 km
- Train station: 31 km
- Nearest public bus stop: 250 m
- Nearest supermarket: 10 km
- Night club
- Heritage sites
- Horse riding
- Road biking
- Ice skating
- Adventure park
- Mountain biking
- Water sports
Inclusions & Restrictions
- Linen provided
- Bath mats provided
- Bath towels provided
- Hand towels provided
- Tea towels provided
- Elec, heat, water provided
- Car recommended
- Animals not welcome
- Non-smoking rental
Note : parties are not allowed at the chalet.
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This stunning newly-built 5 star chalet is between Manigod village and La Croix Fry, enjoying stunning views of the Manigod valley, especially from his outdoor hot tub !
Designed with perfect Alpine holidays in mind, it's just 3km from the family-friendly Croix Fry ski station, and 3.5km from the charming village of Manigod, where you'll find a bar/restaurant, a bakery, pottery shop, hairdressers, craft shop, health spa and a physio clinic.
Chalet Marinaka is perfectly placed to enjoy all the sporting adventures that the Alps have to offer, all year round. There's also a busy programme of events throughout the year, many of which take place around the church in the village centre.
Note: parties are not allowed at the chalet.
About the property...
Built in 2019, this bright sunny chalet sleeps 11 people in five bedrooms and three shower rooms, with the accommodation set over three floors.
There are two double bedrooms on the ground floor, which share a shower room and a separate toilet. There's also a lovely summer kitchen and bar area on this floor, which opens on to the large flat garden, wooden terrace and hot tub. It's the perfect place to enjoy a plancha, evening cocktails or just long lazy days soaking up the sun.
There's also a ski room, boiler room and garage.
The main open plan living area is on the first floor - a well-equipped kitchen, as well as a TV area with cosy sofas and a large dining table with room for everyone to sit down and enjoy a meal together. This opens on to the large balcony, where you can enjoy stunning views across the valley and to the mountains beyond. There is also another double bedroom on this floor, and a shower room with a separate toilet.
The remaining two bedrooms are on the top floor - a double and a triple room which both open on to the balcony - what better view could there be to wake up to! These bedrooms share a shower room. This floor also has a cosy reading corner and another television room, which children will love to make their own.
About the area...
The nearby ski station of La Croix Fry (altitude 1500m) is just 3km away, and parking is free. From here, experienced skiers can ski the circuit around to La Clusaz. There’s an ESF ski school at La Croix Fry and the nursery slopes are perfect for youngsters to learn on, but there is also plenty of challenge for more experienced skiers.
There are also several bars and restaurants where you can refuel before moving on. Your Aravis/La Clusaz ski pass gives you access to 95 lifts and 220km of pistes, so there’s always somewhere new to discover.
Cross-country skiers will find plenty of trails to choose from, and non-skiers are not forgotten, with a heated indoor/outdoor swimming pool, ice skating rink and cinema at La Clusaz, as well as sledging, snow-shoe walking, dog-sledding and sleigh rides all nearby.
After a day full of activity, Chalet Marinaka is the perfect haven, where you can watch the sunset then the shooting stars over the Manigod valley from the balcony.
In the summer, you can explore the mountains and the pine forests by foot or by bike. There are quite a few marked footpaths criss-crossing this beautiful farming valley, but if you want to make the most of the altitude, put your bike on the ski lift at La Clusaz and come back down at your own pace, or pack a picnic and explore the Beauregard plateau.
Adrenalin junkies can try paragliding, canyoning, climbing, or white-water rafting within a few miles of Manigod. Via ferrata is another great family day out, with adults and children able to explore the mountains on iron walkways, secured to a harness. If you'd prefer to take life at a slower pace, why not go on a donkey trek in the Col des Aravis with a picnic in the large baskets carried by the donkeys?
Annecy is a great destination for a complete contrast to spending time in the mountains. Only 30 minutes away by car, there's a beautiful medieval town and canals to explore as well as the lake, where you can try a range of water sports, enjoy a cruise, hire a boat or just have a lazy day on the beach.
If you think Chalet Marinaka is the perfect place for your next mountain holiday, check your dates on our availability calendar. If you are not quite ready to book, we can hold your dates for you for 24 hours. But don't wait too long - we are sure this stunning chalet will prove very popular with OVO Network guests!
- Check-in: after 16h00
- Check-out: before 09h00
Full list of features, inclusions, activities, nearby points of interest and special conditions:
For bookings cancelled at least 6 months before the start of the stay, the deposit will be refunded. For a cancellation after this, any amounts already paid will be forfeited.
Manigod - La Clusaz
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Set in one of the most beautiful Alpine valleys, the village of Manigod is a mountain secret that is a delight to discover.
With its own ski area linking into the famed La Clusaz ski resort, Manigod offers fabulous skiing in winter and world class cycling in the summer.
Beautiful chalets are dotted around the mountains, restaurants range from local auberges to Michelin starred, and you can buy locally made pottery and cheeses fresh from the farm.
- Ski slopes3.5 km
- Ski school3.5 km
- Nearest ski bus stop250 m
- Town centre3.3 km
- Nearest supermarket10 km
- Nearest public bus stop250 m
The OVO Network Review
Chalet Marinaka, which was completed in 2019, is a great choice for large groups of friends or multiple families, whatever time of year you visit. It sleeps 11 people in five bedrooms, with three shower rooms.
Built specifically with holiday guests in mind, it has been designed to make the most of those stunning views – evening cocktails as the sun sets over Mount Charvin are a great way to wind down at the end of the day.
The bedrooms are spread over the three floors, which allows multi-family groups their own privacy, and although none of them are en suite, there’s a shower room on each floor.
In winter, it’s just 3.5km to the slopes at La Croix Fry, and the ski bus stops very near the chalet. There’s also a handy ski store, although many guests may prefer to hire space at the slopes.
In the summer, the chalet has a great garden, sunny terrace and balconies where you relax, as well as a great summer kitchen and bar, complete with TV – it's the perfect place to spend an enjoyable evening!
Older children will love having their own TV and games room to hang out in, and there’s even a cosy corner to curl up with a book.
The owner of Chalet Marinaka works at the ski slopes and is passionate about mountain sports, summer and winter. As he is also the manager of the property, he’ll be very happy to give you advice on the best ski spots and the top cycling or walking trails – your own insider guide.
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From the owner
"I wanted this property to retain the soul of the Alps"
"In 2016, I was lucky enough to be given, by my parents, a piece of land which had been in my family for generations.
My grandparents used to graze their cattle there, when they made the famous Reblochon cheese.
I decided to build a chalet overlooking the majestic mountains, fired by my love of the village where I was born and my desire to put down roots there. I wanted this property to retain the soul of the Alps, combined with modern comforts.
Ideally located in a small, quiet hamlet, and bathed in sunshine, Chalet Marinaka is just 3.5km from the slopes at Manigod, where I am responsible for the artificial snow.
I've been working at the station since 2007, so I know the slopes like the back of my hand and am happy to offer advice to my guests.
In the summer, as an enthusiast of all mountain sports, including cycling, I can give you all my inside information for walks and holiday activities.
This chalet is ideal for holidays with family or friends, where you can recharge your batteries and fill your lungs with fresh mountain air."
Who is the owner?
OVO Network is the official booking partner for Chalet Marinaka.
Your booking will be made directly with Cédric, who will also take and hold your payment until your arrival.
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“Owner's welcome and availability were top notch!”
Wonderful property!!! Cédric's welcome and availability were top notch. The cleanliness, the decor, the details, everything was there. The strategic location in the region. I recommend it!!!
— Abderrahmane E. Oct 2022
“The property exceeded our expectations”
The property exceeded our expectations. The chalet is extremely well located (overlooking the valley), very clean, very comfortable, with all the facilities you need for a great holiday.
— Vincent D. Jun 2022
“One word: classy!”
We very much appreciated the beauty of the place, the view, the materials of the chalet, the high quality equipment, the excellent bedding, the jacuzzi...
One word: classy! And let's not forget about the availability of the owner and his very good advice (restaurants, walks etc)
— Patrick B. May 2022
“Beautiful chalet and warm welcome from the owner”
Property in perfect condition, comfortable. Well located in a quiet area with a beautiful view. Very warm welcome and very nice owner.
— Dominique R. Mar 2022
“The chalet has everything you need!”
We were very well greeted by the owner and the chalet had everything we needed for a lovely family holiday.
— Julien C. Feb 2022
“Wonderful stay and warm welcome from Cédric!”
We had a wonderful stay at Chalet Marinaka. It really is a perfect chalet for a family stay. Being 7 minutes from the resort was very convenient. The chalet is great with a superb view of the mountain. We were greeted warmly by Cedric.
— Patrick L. Feb 2022
“Very nice stay”
Very nice place for large groups and families. The chalet Marinaka has lovely comfy bedrooms and brand new bathrooms, which added an extra touch of comfort. Thank you so much Cedric for your availability, your warm welcome and all of your local tips.
— Joahnnes D. Dec 2021
“Magnificent property and warm welcome”
Chalet Marinaka is a very well equipped rental property, perfect for a family stay. We thank the owners and OVO Network for a wonderful vacation and memories that we will cherish for a very long time. See you soon.
— Jessica D. Dec 2021
Cédric the owner was perfect as a host. The chalet is so pretty, and very clean.
— Amandine E. Dec 2021
“It was hard getting the kids to leave...”
Thank you for this beautiful, well-designed chalet in a superb setting. Hiking trails for all levels, a rich fauna when you go up a bit and very friendly neighbours meant we had a great time. A super nice jacuzzi. The children did not want to go. They loved it...!
— Laurence C. Oct 2021
“Lovely little enjoyable weekend”
Chalet Marinaka is really perfect, we spent a pleasant little weekend with our friends. The property was immaculately clean. We enjoyed the views and the hot tub. See you soon!
— Steph M. Oct 2021
“Excellent stay in a dreamy environment”
We had an excellent stay in a dreamy environment, the welcome was warm. We especially appreciated the possibility of having breakfast delivered by the village bakery it was SUPER!!! Everything was perfect, no complaints at all.
— Guy P. Sep 2021
“Very clean, new and beautiful chalet”
Great view from the living room, bedrooms, terraces and the jacuzzi. Very comfortable property. Quiet location away from the main road.
— Shane H. Jul 2021
“Don't hesitate to book!”
A beautiful place. Very clean. Great welcome from Cédric.
— Laurent F. Jun 2021
“A great service, beautiful view and helpful owner”
Thanks to Cedric for his welcome and the little gifts. It's a superb chalet with a magnificent view and a great hot tub! We'll be back.
— Emilien L. May 2021
“A wonderful stay with our family!”
Chalet Marinaka is a true haven of peace with a majestic view of the mountains! The layout of the rooms and the equipment of the chalet are wonderful! The icing on the cake: the jacuzzi with a view of the peaks! Cedric the owner is really nice, he welcomed us with a selection of local products that we enjoyed tasting! We recommend this chalet without hesitation.
— Caroline H. May 2021
We loved everything at the property, especially the very well equipped kitchen. We had a "talented amateur cook" in the party, who enjoys cooking up meals for friends and family, and the space and amenities lend themselves perfectly to that. It was a great holiday, we were able to enjoy some special moments in this period troubled by the covid crisis.
— Sylvain A. Feb 2021
“A luxurious chalet, well located”
The standard of this spacious rental met all our expectations. There was no cleaning to do on arrival, and this is quite a rare thing to find! The owner is very nice. The south facing exposure is perfect, the surroundings very calm. There are all the necessary equipments and facilities. The only advice we could give to make this place even better: install shutters on the right hand side of the house, to avoid being overlooked by neighbors.
— Franck W. Feb 2021
“I strongly recommend this rental”
Super functional chalet, very beautiful, modern, with all the necessary comfort. Very appreciable living spaces for everyone, nice attentions from the owners, an exceptional view (very good weather during our week). Impeccable bathrooms, impeccable kitchen, beds made and towels: nothing to complain about the cleanliness either! We enjoyed snowshoeing, walks nearby, and sledding (exceptional year because no ski lifts).
— Marion E. Feb 2021
“An ideal chalet to spend a good time”
Complete equipment, outstanding location with breathtaking biews, and hikes from the doorstep.
— Patrice B. Aug 2020
“What a view!”
This chalet is brand new and everything is in good condition. It totally reached my expectations. The view is amazing. The equipments and facilities are very good.
— Mireille B. Jul 2020
“Everything was just perfect!”
Very clean property, great welcome and service, fantastic equipment, and magnificent location.
— Veronique G. Jun 2020
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