I was lucky enough to escape the office and spend a week in the Alps checking out the very best luxury chalets in Val d’Isere and of course, getting to know the ski area! Val d’Isere is one of our most popular resorts and it is easy to see why. Wide open pistes, excellent après […]
You have decided that a trip to Val d’Isere is on the cards and you are looking to book something, with that incredible jaw dropping wow factor. Here is where the Ultimate Luxury Chalets team come in. We have put together a list of the top 5 ultimate luxury chalets money can rent within the resort of Val d’Isere.
So without further ado, here are our top 5 choices, in no particular order……..
Marco Polo a beautiful luxurious chalet that has been voted as Best Ski Chalet in France for two consecutive years at the World Ski Awards (so it must be pretty nice). Located perfectly in the heart of Val d’Isere yet privately secluded being set back from the main road, this ultimate chalet ticks all the boxes there ever were, and provides easy access to the Espace Killy area.
This monster chalet is over 1,000m² of Alpine luxury at its best, being able to comfortably sleep 10 adults and 4 children, with all 6 bedrooms being en-suite. If you are somebody who loves to swim then you will not have to look any further with a hugely spacious pool covered delicately in gold leaf with a jet stream built in. Next to this is a hot tub, and if you get thirsty from all that swimming and relaxing, the obligatory bar. Just to really show off, the adjoining relaxation area comes with lasers, smoke machines and an entertainment system that provides everything you need for a party!
If you want to delve that bit further into the chalet then make sure you don’t miss out on the wine and cheese tasting evenings that can be held in the cave and fromagerie! Honestly if your budget allows, you must stay in this chalet as we have only touched the surface of its offerings.
Our next chalet that is a must visit is Chalet Husky, an incredible chalet that offers and undeniable level of charm. The design is faultless and the offerings within are of another level. Open spaces with bar areas and glass walkways, this is designed to make you jaw drop on entry, don’t forget the indoor atrium garden. The chalet also includes the obviously essential features such as a indoor climbing wall, archery and rifle range, just something you come to expect in our porfolio of luxury chalets.
Not only does this chalet stand out with its array of offerings that it provides guests, its wellness area is also not too bad either. The swimming pool is over 32m² as has an infinity waterfall designed into it, with a sauna and hammam and futuristic automatic message tables. This chalet is designed to get rid of any aches and pains suffered from the slopes.
If you are looking to carry on the workout after a hard day skiing, then you can hit the fitness room in case you thought that the mountain hadn’t challenged you enough. This incredible 7 bedroom chalet is designed to stand out from the crowd.
Domaine Toit Du Monde, an incredibly unique ski in, swim out chalet that has been created out of the ashes from an old monastery. Being very 007 villain in it’s style, we are sure you wouldn’t have come across something as private and incredibly individual as this rustic chalet. Combining old charm with modern chic, being protected by an old fortress like stone wall. It provides effortless access to the Domaine de Espace Killy being located just above the La Daille area, with instant access to the slopes.
This immensely cool chalet contains its original features such as huge fireplaces and stone seats, however at the push of a button features such as a movie screen can appear in some rooms within the chalet. The swimming pool is indoor and outdoor, allowing guests to transition effortlessly between the two. The pools are also built with a jet stream and corner Jacuzzi jets, just in case you are needing to really relax after a hard days skiing. Not only this but the pool comes with an additional feature that allows it to turn into a dance floor, by draining the water and raising the floor to create the perfect party space for an after apres party like no other.
Feeling social? Each of the rain showers within the chalet can transform from a shower into a steam room, being able to seat up to 4 people and with the added audacity of having remote controlled lights (we do love gadgets here). Wine lovers will also enjoy this chalet as it comes equipped with two cellars to host a whole variety of reds, whites and house champagne’s.
Chalet Le Rocher, an immense chalet that takes your breath away by the incredible scale of its foundations. Being accessed by heated steps that take you up to the awe inspiring entrance. Views of the wonders inside can be seen as its pool has panoramic windows, inviting you into the chalet with excitement. The chalet is incredibly finished in a rustic Alpine style, with all of its structure being of reclaimed wood and delicately carved furnishings.
The chalet comes equipped with everything you would expect from the best chalets in the Alps, having a pool with its own projector screen and a steam room that is disguised as a tiny chalet. If you are looking to have lavish dinners inside the chalet throughout your stay, then this is the perfect place to be, being able to seat 14 people on a table that is fit for a King’s banquet!
The living space in this chalet is really something to behold with incredible glass chandeliers and modern furnishings, it also has a 64″ flat screen TV with a DVD and Blu-Ray library for your enjoyment. Each of the bedrooms are incredibly sized and if you are lucky enough to get the master suite, then make sure you make the most of the cinema projector that drops down, just in case you wanted to watch your favourite classics on the big screen.
The mind blowing chalet is spread over 500m2 and is able to sleep up to 12 adults in en-suite bedrooms. The wellness area in Lhotse is one that offers a completely serene experience being able to offer comfortable relaxation areas, whilst blending this with contemporary style. Chalet Lhotse is located in the centre of Val d’Isere whilst offering complete privacy for its guests, so you are never far away from the action if needs be.
Lhotse boasts state of the art equipment throughout the chalet with plasma screen TV’s and drop down screens within the pool and lounge area. If you are looking to relax then a visit to this chalets’ incredible massage room (pictured above) needs to be done, looking as though it has been dug out of a cave on one side with exposed rock and having lavish wood furnishings on the other, it is a place that is sure to loosen even the tightest of shoulders. Of course any chalet of this magnitude comes with an exercise area, and Lhotse’s is one of high quality, providing modern equipment for those looking to come home feeling more in shape than when they left.
Now that you have seen our recommendations we are sure you will probably want to get some more information about them. You can get in touch with the Ultimate Luxury Chalets team by giving us an email or a call on +44 (0)1202 203 653.
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We look forward to speaking with you again soon.
The Ultimate Chalets Team.