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Vanakam Chalet, Meribel - Vanthier Village

4 bedroom Chalet in Meribel. Sleeps 8

This beautiful chalet is situated in a tranquil location just 30 metres from the free ski bus stop leads to the local lift stations as well as Meribel centre.

The contemporary alpine interior has a lovely mix of old reclaimed wood and sleek to design to create a luxurious and charming mountain retreat. 

The main living space is open plan with fully equipped kitchen tucked around a corner, a large dining table and a comfortable sitting area with wood-burning stove. The room has access to a spacious balcony with fantastic views up and down the valley. 

To keep you entertained throughout your holiday. The chalet includes a large flat-screen TV with UK Freesat channel, a DVD player so you can switch off in front of a film and WiFi access so you can keep up with friends and family at home.

For your convenience, there is a ski room with boot warmers where you can store all your equipment. 

Sleeping

The chalet can sleep up to eight in four bedrooms which are configured as follows:

  • Bedroom 1: Twin room with en-suite bathroom
  • Bedroom 2: Twin room with en-suite bathroom
  • Bedroom 3: Double/twin room with en-suite bathroom
  • Bedroom 4: Double/twin room with en-suite bathroom

What's included

Self-Catered:

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Bed linen and bath towels provided
  • Help with booking your ski lessons, ski passes and ski hire, transfers and anything else that will make your holiday run smoothly
  • £145 end of stay clean and £500 refundable security deposit will be added to the price

Catered: 

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Help with booking your ski lessons, ski passes and ski hire, transfers and anything else that will make your holiday run smoothly.
  • 6 days of cooked and continental breakfast
  • Homemade afternoon tea with coffee, tea and hot chocolate
  • 3-course evening meal. 6 nights per week. A children's dinner can be served at 18:00 if required.
  • Wednesday will be the chef's day and no catering is provided, however, breakfast items will be left in the chalet for guests to serve themselves.
  • Bed linen and bath towels
  • Two midweek cleans
  • NB - a £500 refundable security despot will be added to the catered price.

Dining

The chalet is let on a catered or self-catered basis giving you complete flexibility over your holiday.

When catered the company use independent mature chefs who live in Meribel and professionally cater for a living. Their chefs will provide a daily continental breakfast with a cooked option, delicious treats for afternoon tea when you return to the chalet and a three-course evening meal 6 nights per week.

Also see: Catering & Private Chefs in Meribel Valley, France

Families & Kids

The chalet company can help you organise a nanny or other forms of childcare, Just let them know what you are looking for and we will send you a proposal.

Also see: Childcare in Meribel Valley, France

Transfers

You can arrange all your transfer requirements to and from this property through the chalet company as part of their service.

Also see: Transfers to Meribel, France

Ski Hire

You can arrange all your ski and snowboard hire through the chalet company's partners and benefit from a 40% discount! The equipment will be delivered to and fitted in the chalet.

Also see: Ski Hire in Meribel Valley, France

Lifts & Passes

You can book all your lift passes through the chalet company in advance and they will ensure they are ready and waiting for you when you arrive in resort.

Also see: Ski Pass Options in Meribel, France

Instructors & Lessons

Whether you are looking for a private lesson for yourself or ski school for the kids, the chalet company are able to take care of all your lesson requirements as part of their service.

Also see: Ski Schools in Meribel Valley, France

Guides & Tours

When staying here, you’ll need to book your own Guides & Tours, which are a great way to discover Meribel whilst doing a number of fun activities. During the winter, if you are keen to go off-piste, booking a High Mountain Guide is strongly recommended. Not only do they know the best local spots, these highly trained and experienced individuals are very familiar with the surroundings and can provide loads of insights you won’t get by yourself, as well as helping to ensure your safety.

Also see: Guides & Tours in Meribel Valley, France

Parking

There is exterior parking at the chalet for two cars.

Local Area

The Méribel Valley is one of the most popular ski destinations for British skiers thanks to its world class skiing, charming chalet-style architecture and village atmosphere. The resort was founded in the 1930s by a British skier, Peter Lindsay, and it has remained true to his vision: villages of chalet-style buildings set amongst trees. The Meribel Valley is ideally placed at the heart of Les 3 Vallees ski area and offers state-of-the-art lifts and snow-making facilities. Meribel has a wide range of up-market chalets and hotels as well as bustling apres-ski, high-end shopping and excellent sporting facilities.

Towns Nearby

Vanthier Village is just a 6-minute drive from Méribel Centre, which is the largest village in the valley offering the widest choice of shops, sporting activities, restaurants and nightlife. The heart of Méribel Centre is located at the bottom of the village where there is the largest choice of shops and services. The resort spreads from here up the hillside, with smaller centres of shops and restaurants at Altitude 1600 and le Plateau. With its chalet-style architecture and woodland setting, Méribel is considered one of the most beautiful of France’s purpose-built resorts.

Restaurants Nearby

Vanthier Village is just a 6-minute drive from Méribel Centre, which is the largest village in the valley offering the widest choice of shops, sporting activities, restaurants and nightlife. The heart of Méribel Centre is located at the bottom of the village where there is the largest choice of shops and services. The resort spreads from here up the hillside, with smaller centres of shops and restaurants at Altitude 1600 and le Plateau. With its chalet-style architecture and woodland setting, Méribel is considered one of the most beautiful of France’s purpose-built resorts.

Also see: Restaurants in Meribel Valley, France

Sights Nearby

A trip to the scenic Altiport area above Méribel is a must for its stunning views of the valley. In winter, the Altiport hosts the beginner pistes, cross-country ski and walking trails, themed walking paths and sledging area, plus tourist flights on planes equipped with skis. In summer, you can play golf and set out on hikes from here, or simply enjoy two of the valley's best restaurant terraces.

Things to Do Nearby

Méribel Centre is just a six-minute drive from Vanthier Village and offers a wide range of sporting activities, both winter and summer. In winter, you can enjoy skiing the 600km of pistes of Les 3 Vallées ski area with its snow parks, fun zones and cross-country trails. The resort’s Olympic Centre offers swimming, ice-skating, fitness, indoor climbing and bowling. Walking trails link the various villages and the adventurous can try activities such as paragliding, husky-sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides, inner tubing, big air bags etc. In summer, Méribel offers mountain biking, hiking, an 18-hole golf course, tennis, kids’ clubs, flying, via ferrata and many more outdoor activities. If you prefer to be indoors, Méribel also has a cinema with films in English, regular exhibitions and a host of organised events from International Magic Festivals to regular live music. The resort also boasts six spas for pampering and relaxation.

Also see: Things To Do in Meribel Valley, France

Golf-clubs Nearby

Méribel's 18-hole golf course is located at the Altiport area, a 10-minute drive from Méribel Village. It has a driving range, practice area and club house. The Club holds regular competitions throughout the summer; the course is closed in winter.

Also see: Golf Courses in Meribel Valley, France

Lifts/Pistes Nearby

Méribel lies at the heart of the 3 Valleys, making it the ideal base to explore this giant ski area. Meribel’s main lift hub, la Chaudanne, is located at the foot of the resort just a six-minute drive from Vanthier Village. From la Chaudanne, fast, comfortable gondola lifts whisk you to both sides of the Meribel valley or to the Courchevel and Belleville valleys. the For those staying higher in Méribel Centre, the Morel and Adret chairlifts give access to the Saulire side of the valley, so avoiding the sometimes busy Chaudanne area.

Also see: Ski Areas in Meribel, France

Nightlife Nearby

Vanthier Village is a sleepy, peaceful hamlet but if you head into Meribel Centre, the area around the Tourist Office in Méribel Centre offers the liveliest après-ski scene, with live music and DJs playing at a variety of bars. For a more chic, upmarket venue, Méribel’s offers a choice of smart lounge bars in the resort’s four and five-star hotels. Méribel has two nightclubs, one at the Olympic Centre and the other in the Mussillon area.

Also see: Bars in Meribel Valley, France


Location: Meribel Valley


Style

Catering Basis: Catered | Self-catered

Property Style: Chalet

Run By: Agent/Operator

Vibe / Atmosphere: Traditional & Modern mix


Stats

Sleeps: Sleeps 8

Bedrooms: 4 bedroom


Services

Bookings For: Lift Passes | Ski / Snowboard Hire | Ski / Snowboard Lessons | Transfers

Catering: Half-board | Afternoon tea | Breakfast | Dinner


Facilities

Access: Children welcome

Room: Balcony | Ski / Boot Room | Underfloor Heating | Wood-burning stove

Car-parking: Parking on property

Entertainment: DVD Player | Satellite TV | WiFi / Internet

Kitchen/Laundry: Cooker / Oven | Dishwasher | Fridge-freezer | Microwave

View: Mountain view


Contact

Open Seasons: Spring | Winter


Prices & Availability

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