Enjoy winter and summer sports at this contemporary Alpine chalet, designed with guests in mind
- La Giettaz - Megève
- Slopes 3 km, Village 1 km
- Ski bus 300 m
- Sauna, hot tub, fireplace
- Near bus stops and piste
- Seating areas, bar, wine cellar
Full Property Details
- Rate: €1,690 to €5,390 per week
- Location: La Giettaz - Megève
- Type: Chalet
- Altitude in metres: 1200 m
- Outlook: South
- Sleeps: 14
- Official classification: 4
- Animals not welcome
- Main rooms: 9
- Number of bedrooms: 5
- Number of double beds: 6 (2 of the doubles can be 4 singles)
- Number of single beds: 4
- Number of bunk beds: 1
- Bath/shower rooms: 5
- Bath(s): 1
- Shower(s): 5
- Separate toilet(s): 3
- Floor area: 250 m2
- Open-plan kitchen
- Number of floors: 3
- Dining seating for: 14
- Garage spaces available: 2
- Parking spaces available: 3
- Town centre: 1 km
- Ski slopes: 3 km
- Nearest public bus stop: 300 m
- Nearest ski bus stop: 300 m
- Ski school: 3 km
- Hot tub
- Ski store
- Boot warming rack
- Garden / Surrounding Land
- Oven: Electric
- Hob: Induction
- Dining seating for: 14
- Place settings for: 20
- Children’s crockery / tableware
- Baby's high chair
- Bottle warmer
- Booster/junior seat for use at a dining table
- Coffee Machine: Filter, Espresso Machine, Pods (Dolce Gusto)
- Raclette set
- Fondue set
- Baby bath
- Baby bath seat
- Baby step
- Baby changing table / mat
- Bath toys
- Non slip mat
- Toilet seat adaptor
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Baby's cot
- Baby intercom
- Baby/children’s bed linen
- Night light
Garden / Surrounding Land
- Children's garden toys
- Outdoor dining table for: 14
- Outdoor dining seating for: 14
- BBQ: Griddle / Plancha
- Garden / Surrounding Land: 20 m2
- Terrace: 80 m2
- Outdoor hot tub
- Capacity: 6
- Temperature: 37 ºC
- Towels provided for the hot tub
- Bath robes provided for the hot tub
- Table football
- Board games
- Indoor children's games
- Pétanque area
- French TV
- Total TV screens: 8
- French satellite
- English satellite
- DVD player + films
- Bluetooth speaker
- Wood burning stove
- Vacuum cleaner
- Boot warming rack
- Internet access
- Free WiFi internet
- Stair gates
- Electrical outlet covers / safety sockets
- Locked cupboard for cleaning products
- Wine cellar
Local places of interest / Within easy reach
- Lake: 36 km
- Train station: 20 km
- Nearest public bus stop: 300 m
- Nearest supermarket: 1 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
Please note : Making sure you have a unique holiday, we offer conciergerie services : extra cleaning, delivery of bread and croissants or preparation and breakfast service at the chalet, catered evening. For further details please contact us.
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About Chalet Crechoua
Chalet Crechoua is a new five-bedroom, five-bathroom chalet for 14 people (ten adults max). Close to the pistes, the ski bus and the village, it has already proved very popular with OVO Network guests
Designed with great holidays in mind, this is the first OVO Network 4 star property in La Giettaz, and is ideal for two or three families or a group of friends. You'll love the panoramic views, being just 300m from the ski bus stop and just 3km on skis from the liaison to Megeve. You have a choice of two ski passes - Les Portes du Mont Blanc, or the more extensive Evasion Mont Blanc. For even more variety, it's just a 14km drive to the ski fields of La Clusaz.
Whether you decide to visit in winter or in summer, you will never be short of something to do. Winter sports such as skiing, boarding and snow biking are always popular and in summer, the mountains are a magnet for bikers, walkers and paragliders. You can also try summer luge, climbing, or just take the lift up the mountains and enjoy the view over a picnic.
Whatever you are looking for in a mountain holiday, you'll find it here at Chalet Crechoua.
With two living rooms, three terraces and a bar, there is plenty of room at Chalet Crechoua for 14 guests of all ages. Summer or winter, it's a great place to get together with friends or family and enjoy the mountains in each other's company.
There's a cosy fireplace and sofas in the main living room for the winter, and the fabulous terraces, complete with sun beds, a dining table and barbecue for long summer evenings. And whenever you choose to visit, the hot tub is sure to be a firm favourite with everyone. You will also enjoy the new sauna in the garden.
The fully-equipped kitchen has everything you need to cook for a crowd, and there is plenty of room for you all to eat in the dining area or outside on the terrace, overlooking the mountains. The choice is yours.
The kit room has a boot warmer as well as plenty of room for all your outdoor gear. Guest will appreciate the new and secure bike storage that includes an electric bike charger.
The lower ground floor has two bedrooms, an open plan living room and a bar, as well as a separate bathroom, making it perfect for a group who would like their own space.
There's another double bedroom with an en suite bathroom on the ground floor, and on the upper floor there's a spacious family suite with a double bed and two singles, a seating area and a dressing room. This room has its own access to the main bathroom, with a shower and corner spa bath, and there's a separate toilet. The final room is a kids' dormitory with four single bunk beds.
There are also three covered parking spaces to save you having to clear snow from your car in the winter and to keep it cool in the summer.
About the area
Chalet Crechoua is in an amazing location, with splendid views over the Aravis mountains.
The link from Le Plan to the ski areas of Combloux and Megève means skiers have lots of choice - more than 100km of pistes in the Portes du Mont Blanc area, and stil more in the larger Evasion Mont Blanc area, which covers covering Megève, St-Gervais, Saint- Nicolas de Veroce and Les Contam. If you're still looking for more, you're just a short drive from the La Clusaz ski area, which has more than 200km of pistes.
There's just as much to do in the summer - choose from walking, climbing, mountain-biking, summer luge, picnics, or just enjoy the 360-degree views from the top of some of the ski lifts. The Col des Aravis, a familiar scene in the Tour de France, is also nearby.
The medieval town of Annecy is just 45km away - close enough for a day trip. Explore the narrow streets and canalside restaurants or enjoy a day on one of the lakeside beaches.
If you think a holiday at Chalet Crechoua sounds perfect for you, why not check your dates on our availability calendar? If you need a little time to check with the rest of your group, we can hold your booking for 24 hours. But don't leave it too long - this is already a very popular property with guests of OVO Network.
“If you love the mountains, don't miss Chalet Crechoua!”
— Claire F.
“A well maintained property”
— Dominique R.
“Greatly equipped, comfortable and clean chalet”
— Mélinée K.
- Check-in: after 17h00
- Check-out: before 09h00
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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.
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In the event of COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property includes cancellation protection - get a credit note for 100% of the amount paid, valid for 27 months.
La Giettaz - Megève
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Why La Giettaz?
Set in the heart of the Aravis mountains, La Giettaz is a bit of a ‘well kept secret’
Skiers can choose to explore either L’Espace Diamant or Les Portes du Mont-Blanc, offering something for all the family.
In the summer there are great mountain bike trails and walking routes, with a wealth of flora and fauna, plus a via ferrata.
Don’t miss stunning views of Mont Blanc and try some of the wonderful restaurants in this authentic mountain getaway.
- Ski slopes3 km
- Ski school3 km
- Nearest ski bus stop300 m
- Town centre1 km
- Nearest supermarket1 km
- Nearest public bus stop300 m
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The OVO Network Review
“Chalet Crechoua will be ideal for large families or groups of friends wanting to ski all day then return to a chalet with lots of extra touches and facilities to keep everyone happy.”
Chalet Crechoua is a brand new 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom chalet for 14, spread over 3 floors and approximately 250m2 of floor space. And it is the first OVO Network chalet in La Giettaz.
It's in an amazing location, with splendid views, and has lots for room for two or three families or group of friends.
There are two lounge spaces with a bar, a dance floor, and that winter Alpine chalet essential, a fireplace to gather around. The open plan kitchen area has extra seating, and there is a large dining area adjacent to the kitchen. Plus a kit room with boot warmers.
There's an extra shower room just off the terrace leading off to the exterior jacuzzi and an independent wc on each floor.
Out of doors there is plenty of room for everyone to enjoy a meal, an outdoor lounge area, a huge terrace, and several balconies, plus covered parking.
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From the owner
The south-facing chalet offers a panoramic view and an idyllic setting...
“Imagine spending your next mountain holiday in an exceptional chalet, at the foot of the Aravis mountains in La Giettaz, a Savoyard village full of charm on the Route des Grandes Alpes.
You will be ideally located just two hours from Lyon or Geneva, 20 minutes from Megeve and 15 minutes from La Clusaz, You're just a few steps from the famous Col des Aravis, which is familiar with cyclists on the Tour de France. You will also be 3km from one of the Portes du Mont Blanc - a ski field with 90km of pistes linking La Giettaz, Combloux and Megeve (the Jaillet section).
Chalet CrechouaAfter several years of serious thought, this project started in 2016, continuing the history of the village's Marin-Cudraz family.
Combining traditional methods of wooden chalet construction with modern building standards, we also respected the environment. The wood came from Savoy and the facing stones were found and cut on site during the groundwork, with local labour guaranteeing a "Made in La Giettaz" label.
In addition, an underground tank collects rainwater, reducing water consumption for sanitary purposes.
The south-facing chalet offers a panoramic view and an idyllic setting which is a harmonious blend of pine forest and mountains, where the air is so much better than in some of the valleys. it also enjoys constant sunshine and an exceptional quality of light.
Well-being spaceThe chalet has a floorspace of 250m2 over three floors. There is plenty of room for up to 14 people to enjoy their stay, with three terraces from which to enjoy the stunning views and a spa area where you can recharge your batteries after a day skiing, biking or hiking - the outside jacuzzi has views of Etale.
A selection of teas are available as well as a stone bar.
Our priority is that you should have a great stay and return home with wonderful memories. Take a moment to take a picture of yourselves on the Crechoua rock - you can share this unique moment on the chalet album.
Magalie, Pierre-Yves, Sacha and Quentin
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“If you love the mountains, don't miss Chalet Crechoua!”
The whole family wants to thank Pierre-Yves, the owner of this very beautiful and very pleasant chalet. It perfectly met our expectations and allowed us to discover a magnificent region. The chalet is indeed very comfortable and everyone enjoyed it a lot, from the oldest to the youngest! Many services were also offered to us and Pierre-Yves was very available.
— Claire F. Jul 2021
“A well maintained property”
Very pleasant chalet with quality equipment, super well maintained and benefiting from an excellent welcome from Pierre-Yves, the owner who is very nice and takes care of his tenants. Well located chalet, many hiking possibilities all around. We really appreciated the large lounge / kitchen area, the large terraces, the sauna, the jacuzzi, the lounge / bar / dancing area on the ground floor, the bike shed, the covered parking for 3 spaces ... We will certainly return with great pleasure.
— Dominique R. Jun 2021
“Greatly equipped, comfortable and clean chalet”
This was our second stay at chalet Le Crechoua and we enjoyed it as much as the first time! Thank you Pierre-Yves for your warm welcome, and see you next year.
— Mélinée K. Feb 2021
“Ideal for a good break with friends or family”
The chalet was very clean when we arrived and all of the amenities were in great condition. Two dishwashers in the kitchen, a vacuum cleaner and a washing machine made it easier to maintain the place clean during the stay. The layout of the property is very well thought out and offers space for a large number of people without ever feeling on top of each other. We received a very warm welcome from the owner who provided us with good explanations for all the facilities in the house. It really is a beautiful place nestled in the heart of the mountains. Ideal for a group of friends from two families. The rental offers many activities (well-being, board games, table football). The outdoors are great with hikes and a ski resort nearby. We really liked the fact that the chalet is located in a small village which offers peace and stunning views from all angles.
— Steve K. Feb 2021
Even better in reality. Great space, and full equipment. We had it all to enjoy our stay.
— Vincent R. Jan 2021
“We'll never forget this Christmas”
Our family stayed in the chalet over Christmas. We had a wonderful stay, and enjoyed the beauty of the landscapes, which we admired from the chalet covered in snow. In addition the property is extremely well equipped: in the kitchen nothing is missing to prepare good meals (wine cellar, 2 dishwashers, coffee machine, pastry robot ...). And finally, we appreciated the comfort that offers the chalet, the bedding is very comfortable, everyone can enjoy the different spaces, and the jacuzzi and sauna were appreciated for everyone's relaxation. Without forgetting the warm welcome and the availability of the owner. I highly recommend this rental, you will not be disappointed.
— Virginie P. Dec 2020
“We loved it!”
A warm welcome, a beautiful chalet, perfectly equipped (for the children too). Very quiet and relaxing place. Thank you PIerre-Yves for your reactivity and kindness!
— Simone B. Sep 2020
“This was our third stay!”
We had an amazing week, with gorgeous weather and landscapes. I love the Aravis range and what a pleasure, after a good cycling day, to be back in this stunning chalet and enjoy the spa and sauna. The owner Pierre-Yves, and his wife, are also so welcoming and kind. We hope to come back soon for a fourth stay. Don't change anything, it's perfect. See you soon.
— Philippe V. Sep 2020
“See you soon, with pleasure!”
Thank you Pierre-Yves for your gorgeous chalet Crechoua, where everything is bright, quiet, far from the city. A real piece of heaven!!
— Jacques W. Aug 2020
“Big thank you!”
Pierre-Yves is the perfect host: very welcoming and kind, and his chalet reaches all expectations you might get from the website - comfortable, well equipped and designed, with amaeing views.
— Claire B. Aug 2020
“A superb holiday on every level!”
Everything was absolutely great - the location, the equipment, the cleanliness ... and communication with Pierre-Yves was very convenient.
— Pierre-David P. Oct 2019
Perfect holiday place. You won’t get enough of the wonderful sauna, the hot tub and the views. Everything is brand new and the rooms are incredibly comfortable and spacious. Children and grownups alike will love to stay here. You can pick up food nearby, go for peaceful walks, cozy up in one of the living rooms, prepare a gourmet meal in a kitchen that has every appliance and utensil you may need. If you want a cottage retreat with everything taken care of this is the place.
— Sofia B. Sep 2019
“View and quality of accommodation were outstanding”
Great place! We enjoyed La Clusaz, Megeve and the surrounding areas.
— Andrew P. Jul 2019
“An unforgettable holiday”
We had a magnificent week in your chalet. The welcome, the quality of the chalet, magnificent weather and a superb area - all of this helped to make our holiday unforgettable. Our children and grandaughters loved this time together. Everything we needed was there. In addition, the hot tub was a great success for adults and children. The surroundings are magnificent: the decor, the welcome in the village and the walks!
— Michel M. Jul 2019
“An exceptional holiday”
This is a dream chalet designed to make life easy: everything is practical, the equipment is top quality, the management takes care of every little detail, the location is idyllic etc. And the cherry on the cake is that the owners are adorable and the residents very welcoming. As a group of 11 painters and designers, we were able to work as happily in the chalet as in the surrounding area. Everyone was won over and we all have just one request - to come back as soon as possible! Thank you Pierre-Yves.
— Agnès H. Jun 2019
“A superb well-equipped chalet”
A very clean, well-equipped chalet with a magnificent view. The new facilities, such as the bike store, the sauna and the table football just added to our enjoyment. We really loved the superb views and the amount of space in the chalet. The bike trails in the area are super!
— Philippe V. Jun 2019
“The chalet of happiness!”
The holiday was really very very nice - the chalet was quite simply perfect. The children loved their own room. The quality facilities at the chalet were really superb (unbelievable sauna, hot tub and superb comfort - nothing was missing). And the view is simply breathtaking! Chalet Crechoua has a great location for summer holidays (Annecy, Chamonix, Megève). It was great to be so close to mountain-biking in La Clusaz - what a joy! Thank you for the warm welcome and the gifts on our arrival.
— Alessia B. May 2019
“An extraordinary chalet and holiday”
We spent a week at this marvellous chalet. Everything was super - the layout, the facilities, the equipment. Not to forget the very warm and kind welcome from Pierre-Yves, who is a host without equal. We really loved the countryside, the quiet, and the clear air of the surrounding area, it is superb. We hope to come back one day and bring our family to enjoy it with us.
— Nathalie D. May 2019
“We'll come back”
We would like to thank you for this beautiful stay in Chalet Crechoua.
The Chalet is just perfect, lots of stuff for the whole family.
Enough space to find a quiet place for yourself. Also a lot of great activities to do, and many games for the kids. We loved the jacuzzi and the views!
The contact with Pierre Yves was really good, he recommended us some nice stuff to do in the neighborhood. Good place to stay with a big family or a big group of friends.
We really enjoyed the great hikes around, the chalet close to the pistes, the train in Chamonix and the other small villages in the area.
We would love to come back one day.
— Jellie S. Apr 2019
“A magnificent chalet”
A magnificent week at Chalet Crechoua! A super welcome, thanks to Pierre-Yves. Great walks in the Aravis, good croissants and dishes prepared by Les Recettes de Rachel. A magnificent, luxury chalet.
— Laurent S. Apr 2019
The chalet is magnificent and the welcome was really warm. We will have super memories of our holiday in this chalet.
— Melissa B. Mar 2019
“Fantastic chalet ”
Fantastic house, the best chalet ever!
A fantastic ski area. It was a marvellous week. Good company, good food, good weather and an amazing house. I hope to share it with you my lovely friends again.
I suggest everybody to stay in this great chalet .
Thanks Pierre for your hospitality. We really enjoyed our stay!
— Arne D. Feb 2019
Everything is perfect, exactly like on the photos. It's 5 minutes from the pistes and 20 minutes from La Clusaz.
— Nicolas G. Feb 2019
“A dream holiday!”
We are just finishing our holiday at Chalet Crechoua in La Giettaz, in the Aravis. We really loved our week, and we would like to thank the OVO Network team, as well as the chalet owner, Perre-Yves, who made our holiday so fantastic. There was nothing missing in this brand new chalet. We were three families with young children, and we had a dream week. The chalet is really well equipped (kitchen bedrooms, bathrooms, games...) with breath-taking views. As for the skiing, it's a unique place, being less than 20 minutes away from three domaines: La Clusaz; Espace Diamant and Evasion Porte du Mont Blanc. You could come again and again without getting bored. But none of that is possible without the person who looks after the place, Pierre-Yves, whose sense of hospitality is his strength. Thank you!
— Maxime T. Jan 2019
“We'll be back, for sure!”
We had a great weekend with the family in this chalet, which met all our expectations. I strongly recommend this place for a get-together. A thousand thanks to Pierre-Yves for his welcome and his helpfulness.
— Yannick P. Nov 2018
“Thank you to the owner and to OVO Network”
We have become used to the OVO Network quality and service! Thanks to Pierre-Yves for the welcome - everything was perfect. The chalet is unbelievable, clean and impressive. We loved the location, the quiet, but also quality and the service. We'll be back, that's for sure. Thanks, and see you soon.
— Jérémie M. Sep 2018
“A perfect holiday!”
Pierre-Yves, the owner, was very caring. Everything went well. There were two of us and we were travelling by motorbike. This was a great location with very good access. We would love to come back. It's a shame that nearly all the OVO Network properties are in the Alps, because the support from this company was excellent, with very quick answers to our questions.
— Petra V. Sep 2018
“An unforgettable holiday at Chalet Crechoua”
The chalet is close to shops with a good range of products. The equipment provided is perfect. We spent a very comfortable week there with our children and our grandchildren. The welcome from the owners and their helpfulness was faultless. We really enjoyed the hot tub, which was lovely after an active, or even a not so active day out, There is a great variety of walks from the chalet (you can climb up to 2,000m). It was great to be so close to the Col des Aravis and to have the village of La Clusaz just 30 minutes away.
— Christian P. Aug 2018
“A very comfortable chalet”
The view is magnificent and the chalet is tastefully decorated. The area is perfect for bike rides and walks.
— Philippe V. Jun 2018
“An unforgettable week-end ”
There is nothing bad to say about this great chalet: it's very functional and really well designed. The main living space is so vast that even at full capacity (14!) you get to enjoy some privacy. The hot tub is awesome, and so is the view. Nothing was missing and the owner is very friendly.
— Logan M. May 2018
“A perfect holiday, magnificent chalet”
We had spend a long weekend in May with friends. The chalet was magnificent and everything was just as described. Comfortable and good quality - we had everything we needed. We were welcomed warmly by M Marin. We loved our weekend stay and are already planning to come back very soon.
— Gaelle R. May 2018
“A wonderful stay”
What a wonderful stay!
The Chalet is new, charming and really well furnished. Everything works well and if you need something Pierre-Yves is always fast to respond and give the help you could ask for. The location is perfect for a skying week, and also for exploring the Haute-Savoie area.
Le Plan ski area, which is connected to Megeve is less than 10 minutes drive to the chalet, as well as La Clusaz that is just 20 minutes drive. Megeve Village can be reached in 20 minutes. Annecy lake is reasonably close to the chalet. And in less than an hour you can visit Chamonix Mont-Blanc.
We really loved the location, the silence, and the layout of the chalet.
The area is wonderful, there is a lot to do and to see.
I really recommend a stay at Chalet Crechoua!
— Roberto V. Mar 2018
“The best chalet!”
We had an extraordinary week at Crechoua. The chalet is very well thought-out and designed, and every detail is considered. The bed linen is very good quality, the peaceful location is perfect, with 360 degree views. The pistes are not too far away. Finally, I'd like to add a sixth star for the hosts, who are amazing - discreet, lovely and helpful. In short, the best.
— Frédéric B. Feb 2018
“A perfect holiday on every level”
This is a top quality property with an unforgettable view of the mountains, adorable owners who were very helpful. All the ingredients for a magnificent holiday were combined in Crechoua
— Nabi C. Feb 2018
“See you soon!”
A really good welcome, magnificent location, super facilities ... we will definitely be back.
— Pierre S. Jan 2018
“An unforgettable holiday”
An unforgettable holiday! Magalie and Pierre-Yves looked after us for the whole stay. We loved the quality of the finish and the practicality of the chalet. The peace and the natural setting were just great. The chalet met all our expectations, we will be back next year. "
— Franck P. Jan 2018
We really enjoyed our stay at this beautiful chalet with an amazing view. It had everything - plus some! The owners were very friendly and helpful. The catering service from Pierre's sister was really appreciated and helped make our vacation even more special!
We loved the view, the layout, the amenities, how well stocked the kitchen was, spacious living areas, very homey.
We liked the ski domain, the beauty of the nature.
Thanks again for everything. Highly recommended!
— Anna Rita L. Jan 2018
“A magic Christmas”
We spent Christmas with our family at Chalet Crechoua. There were 13 of us, including our children and grandchildren, and it was just magical!
The managers welcomed us warmly and were very attentive to us throughout our stay.
The chalet is really gorgeous, very comfy, well decorated, and it has a stunning view.
We'll have very good memories of this Christmas, we were delighted.
Many thanks to Pierre-Yves and Magalie. We loved the scenery, snow-shoe walking, and the Christmas markets in La Giettaz and La Clusaz....
We hope to come back for another wonderful holiday!
— Nicole V. Dec 2017
We had a wonderful Christmas holiday at Chalet Le Crechoua. We were 3 adults and 3 children of 2, 5 and 6 years old. The house is beautiful and our host, Pierre-Yves, was super attentive and helpful. I hope to repeat the experience as soon as possible.
— Pedro P. Dec 2017
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