La Marmotte

Meribel, Meribel Valley


With its pure Savoyard decoration (old wood, lime plaster, wooden floors), this chalet won the prize for best Alpine renovation in the Salon de Décoration et de L'aménagement de Montagne Alp Home competition. Unsurprisingly, it’s a ‘cocooning’ marvel, where the different style mix harmoniously to create a warm, intimate, and welcoming atmosphere. It will be a pleasure to finish skiing! The 320m2 interior is increased by balconies and terraces, where you can fully enjoy the most amazing views of Meribel Valley, the peak of the Saulire, and Mount Vallon. The chalet is organised over four levels. Garden level: •Entrance hall/ski room with facilities to dry shoes and clothes and lift to all floors •Suite number 1 with king size bed or twin beds, and bathroom •Wellbeing space with four-person jacuzzi, shower, and sauna •Home cinema with sofa beds (sleeps 2) First floor: •Suites number 2 and 3, with king size or twin beds, shower rooms with Italian showers, and south-facing terrace Second floor, terrace level: •Reception hall •American kitchen with all mod cons •15m2 dining area with a round table (seats 10) •25m2 living room with a chimney and south-facing bay windows •26m2 terrace with a view of the whole valley Third floor: •Master suite number 4, dual-aspect north- and south-facing, with king size bed or twin beds, dressing room, bathroom, and private south-facing terrace •Bedroom number 5, twin beds, and ensuite shower room with Italian shower •Separate WC Garage area: •Access to 500m2 carpark, shared between three neighbouring chalets (all belonging to the same owner), with a reserved parking space •Access to the laundry area with washing machines and tumble dryers Linens, sheets, dressing gowns, and towels are provided. The beds will be freshly made on arrival. The wood for the chimney will be restocked throughout your stay. There will be a delivery service of bread every morning. You will find toiletries in the bathrooms and a gourmet food basket in the kitchen. Many additional services are available upon request at reservation.

The peaceful hamlet of Raffort is located just below Meribel ski resort, which is 2.5km away. The Raffort stream, at the edge of the forest, runs at the bottom of the off-piste area from La Croix Jean-Claude and the route through Raffort.

Raffort les Allues, Cruet, Vanthier, Chandon, Nantgerel, Gittaz and Plantin are the original small skiing villages. In fact, it was these villages that inspired the Scot Peter Lindsay in 1936, who was looking for a new site for winter sports.

Today these charming villages are traditional architectural jewels in the mountains that you cross before arriving in the more recent neighbourhoods in Meribel Valley.

They are also precious basecamps for those who love authenticity, calm, culture, gentle strolls, and a lot of skiing… The Olympe cable car means you can reach La Chaudanne in a few minutes, and the largest ski area in the world. When evening falls, take the same cable car or ski down the mountain to rediscover the soothing atmosphere of your chalet and the peacefulness of the village.


Appoximate location



Babies welcome
Children welcome
Pets welcome
Toddlers welcome


10 people
5 bedrooms

Bathroom facilities

5 bathrooms
1 Bath1 Shower


Hot tub
Secure parking


Coffee machine
Music player
Built-in fans
Iron and ironing board
Satellite or cable
Washing machine
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