Chalet Tissieres

Chamonix - Les Bossons, Chamonix - All Areas, France: catered, sleeps 16/24 Enjoy the unique atmosphere of Chalet Tissières, set in a spectacular location at the foot of the Bossons glacier.

Chalet Tissieres

  • Chalet Tissières started life as a traditional French Alpine farm.  Built in 1552, it is one of the oldest chalets in the Chamonix Valley. It has been lovingly renovated and converted into a beautiful traditional chalet, maintaining its original features whilst offering the modern luxuries you'd expect.
  • Set in the heart of the valley the chalet is nesteled in a delightfull spot, yet still has easy access to Chamonix town centre (2 minutes drive away) and a similar distance to the friendly town of les Houches.
  • Ice and Orange run a daily drop off and pick up service with their mini bus to and from your local desired ski area. For people wishing to continue their evening they will gladly drop you into town to sample Chamonix's excellent night life !
  • There is a bus stop within 50 metres of the chalet, which offers a regular free transport service into Chamonix town centre, as well as the rest of the Chamonix valley. Bossons train station is only 300 metres distance from the chalet.

Accommodation:

  • 8 twin/double rooms and a 9th eaves room (limited head height)
  • 7 bathrooms in total (4 of our rooms have ensuite facilities)  
  • Outdoor hot tub with stunning views.
  • Indoor Sauna
  • 2 separate wc's
  • large open plan dining/living area, with log fire
  • Plasma TV /DVD with full UK SKY package
  • I-Pod integrated audio system to listen to your favourite tunes
  • Every room with WIFI Broadband internet
  • Board games & Library
  • For those who are musical there is a piano and a guitar in the chalet

Facilities:

cot/highchair,  garden,  hot tub (outdoor),  laundry facilities,  open fireplace,  private parking (open),  satellite/cable TV,  sauna,  wifi (free in-room),  wifi (free public area),  wifi/internet access

Cuisine:

We believe that excellent cuisine is an integral part of any holiday experience and naturally we set our standards high. You will find that a passion for both Continental, British and Global cuisine is reflected in our tasty menus with total emphasis placed on using only the freshest and whenever possible local ingredients.

Starters:
  • Seared salmon carpacio with a ginger & spring onion sauce
  • Seared Foie, braised pork belly, cranberry puree
Mains:
  • Roast rib of beef, fondant potato & horse radish cream
  • Pan fried cod fillet, pearl barley risotto with a pancetta foam
Deserts:
  • Pear tart fine, whisky and hazelnut praline, crystallised thyme
  • Vanilla panacota & roast figs
Wine:

We are very passionate about our wines!

Our winter package includes excellent wines as part of your catered service & each evening and you will be treated to a hand-picked and well researched menu to complement our fine food.

We serve a host of classic French wines from the Bordeaux, Rhone, Laugadoc regions, to name but a few, to give our guests a real taste of this country’s famous produce. Additionally, and because we are so close to Italy, you will find some fab Tuscan, Umbrian and Piamonte reds and whites to complete the picture.

 

Services:

    • Welcome Champagne reception
    • Continental or hot daily breakfast
    • Afternoon hot drinks, cakes and nibbles by the open fire on your return from the slopes
    • High quality 3 course evening meals with fine wine followed by tea, coffee & chocolates (apart from Wednesday which is the staff day off)
    • We provide one morning drop off (departing the chalet at 9:00am) and one afternoon pick up (between 4:00pm - 5:00pm) with the Ice & Orange mini bus (8 seater) to and from your local desired ski area within the Chamonix valley (apart from Wednesday which is the staff day off)
    • Free help and advice with arranging ski passes, ski hire, ski lessons and guiding you may require
    • Daily servicing of chalet
    • Linen, towels, bathrobe, toiletries, hair dryer are provided in the rooms
    • Use of outdoor 8 man Swedish hot tub
    • For those of you who want to party into the night, we are happy to run you into town after dinner up until 10pm
    • Our team consists of a professional chef and two lovely hosts. The chalet is serviced daily by our cleaning team
    • In-house ski, snowboard &boot and rental equipment delivery and fitting service.

Resort & location information:

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Resort name: Chamonix - Les Bossons

Ski area: Chamonix Valley Country: France Amenities: bowling,  bus station,  cash withdrawal facility,  casino,  childcare,  cinema,  climbing wall,  cross country skiing,  cycling,  fitness centre,  golf,  high altitude restaurants,  hiking,  horse riding,  huski dogs,  ice rink,  lake,  mountain biking,  mountaineering,  paragliding,  rafting,  railway station,  skiing/snowboarding,  sledging pistes,  snowshoe walking,  supermarket,  swimming pool (indoor),  swimming pool (outdoor),  tennis,  tourist office,  via ferrata
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