A private petanque court? In a ski resort?

A private petanque court? In a ski resort?

For part 2 of our series on essential extra facilities guests will love, we turn to a perhaps unexpected trend at alpine chalet rentals – the private petanque court.  It is a myth to think that chalets in ski resorts only rent out during the winter. The...
The ski room – a design essential or a luxury?

The ski room – a design essential or a luxury?

We’re often quizzed on which facilities are the ‘must haves’, the extras required to make a perfect alpine rental property, from a guest point of view.  Chalet design styles and trends, guest requirements, and interior decoration have all evolved enormously since OVO...
Taxe de Séjour: What’s new for 2019?

Taxe de Séjour: What’s new for 2019?

In recent months there have been major changes to the rules on the taxe de séjour, and there are more to come in 2019. This article will summarise the situation and tell you of the planned changes from January 2019. This is the second article we have produced about...
Alpine Property Management Autumn “To-Do” List

Alpine Property Management Autumn “To-Do” List

  Well, what an amazing summer! The weather was extraordinary, the Tour whizzed through the Alps, and France won the World Cup! Happy days! Summer guests have left with heads full of happy memories, but rental property owners, managers and their teams are not...