Les Glieres - 1 bedroom apartment

Tastefully renovated apartment with balcony, swimming pool and private garage

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Les Glieres is only a very short walk to the funicular linking in 7 minutes to the Paradiski resorts at Les Arcs - one of the largest and most varied ski areas in Europe and a mountain bikers and walkers heaven in the summer. The complex has its own large outdoor swimming pool and separate children’s pool with sun terraces for summer use. There is free parking on site in the complex' s own carpark. In addition a private garage is included for secure storage for your car, motorbike, cycles, kayaks or ski equipment. It is also just a few minutes walk to the centre of Bourg St Maurice, an attractive, traditional French town with restaurants, shops and markets open all year round. It is an ideal base from which to explore the stunning scenery of the Tarentaise Valley, Paradiski area and the Vanoise National Park, with easy access in all directions.

Description

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This comfortable and light 1 bedroom apartment sleeps up to 4 people in a total of 26m². There is a private balcony overlooking the lovely pool complex and with mountain views. The whole apartment is well maintained and recently decorated. In addition to the complex's open carpark this apartment has a private garage included, good for secure storage for your car, motorbike, cycles, kayaks or ski equipment.

Light bedroom with double bed

 

The separate light bedroom has a window and contains a new comfortable double bed. The lounge has a sofa bed which converts to a double bed. There are storage cupboards for guest use in both the bedroom and the main living area. Linen packs with good quality bedlinens and towels can be provided for a small charge.

 

Kitchen

The newly renovated apartment has a fully equipped kitchen space, with microwave, oven grill and fridge. The kitchen comes with plenty of cupboards for storage. Good selection of dishes, glasses and cooking utensils are supplied. There are enough to prepare whatever you want, be it a gourmet meal or bread and local cheeses with wine for lunch on the balcony!

 

Swimming pool in summerLiving area has table and chairs for everyone to enjoy a meal together, sofa bed and storage and a wall mounted TV and built in DVD player. Large light doors open onto the private balcony overlooking the pool and with mountain views. The balcony has table and chairs to enjoy your morning coffee or sip a glass of wine with a good book! There is a supply of DVDs and books to enjoy.

 

Lounge with dining areaThe modern bathroom has a full size bath with a shower over, plenty of storage under the basin for guest toiletries plus a toilet.

 

 

 

 

 

Availability

Rates

The price includes the apartment rental for the period required and one final cleaning charge. The rates below are for the apartment rental, per week, and include utilities and the use of a private garage but not the final cleaning charge. The cleaning charge, which is an additional 55 euros per booking including tax, is shown separately so that it is not included more than once if you stay longer than one week.

Linen packs with good quality bedlinens and towels can be provided:-

  • Double pack containing bedlinen for a double bed plus two large and two small towels: 30 euros
  • Single pack containing bedlinen for a single bed together with one large and one small towel: 18 euros.

Taxe de sejour is payable for adults and children over 13 (0.8 euro per night per person).

Payment can either be in euros or pounds by bank transfer. You may also pay in pounds, euros or US dollars using our online payment facility which accepts both credit and debit cards.

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Reviews

"Just recently back from a great trip to Bourg Saint Maurice and stayed is this lovely 1 bedroom apartment. A short walk to the Furnicular that takes you up to Les Arcs 1600.
The apartment was very clean and comfortable with excellent facilities and very secure parking.
Everything you could need for your stay.
We shall definately be back."
– Jim & Bev Lee (February 2017)
Glad you enjoyed your stay - we do try hard to make sure the apartment is well equipped and well maintained. Would love to welcome you back another time!

"Excellent appartement, emplacement idéal. La propriété est sécurisée et la piscine très agréable. L'appartement est propre et fonctionnel."
– Hicham ABBAS (August 2016)
Owner's Response:
Nous sommes très heureux que vous avez aimé votre séjour à Bourg et nous espérons vous accueillir de nouveau à un autre moment.

"spotless flat. 10-15 mins walk to town/ bus and train station, 5 mins to funicular. The flat is tiny but big enough for a couple & child. Do note there are (2?) large supermarkets just outside town on the val d'isere road. Also the (pricey) funicular fare includes a chair lift at the top (dress war, wear trainer said) there's a nice cafe at bottom of funicular and a selection in town. Kitchen well equipped. Balcony shaded. We didn't try pool. A second key would have given us more flexibility."
– Mr and Mrs Alexander (August 2016)
Owner's Response:
Glad you enjoyed Bourg and your stay. The apartment is 20m2 so agree not huge - but not as small as some others either!! We would love to provide a 2nd key but with the security system in our residence they simply do not allow more keys to be cut. Apologies as I should have suggested that you can always leave the key in the keysafe whenever one person goes out and then it's just a matter of using the code for whoever returns first to retrieve the key and get back in.
Hope we can welcome you back.

"This was our second visit to this apartment, the first being over new year 2014. We had another great trip to Bourg St Maurice. Summer is a good time to use Bourg as a base and to travel to other regions of the French Alps as the weather is good and the roads are relatively quiet. Bourg also has good choice of restaurants and bars within walking distance of the apartment"
– Simon L (July 2016)

"Stayed in 3 apartments in the complex over two week period, however this one was without doubt the best of the bunch with great views over the pool, much more space than the others (seperate bedroom makes a big difference) and a fresh, modern renovation. Great bike rides nearby include Cormet de Roseland, Col d'Iseran (highest in alps) and Col de petit San Bernard into Italy. Great MTB riding in Les Arcs is close by and fantastic white water rafting is only 5 minutes walk away."
– Dave Carpenter (July 2016)
Owner's Response:
Both road cycling and VTT are fabulous around Bourg so glad to hear you had a great time and that the apartment lived up to expectations - we do try hard to keep everything in it as nice as possible! Hope to welcome you back another time.

"Ideal space
Second visit to the apartment, great location for a little walk into town or to the funicular up to Arc 1600."
– Anon (March 2016)
Owner's Response:
Glad to welcome you back for a second time and hope we can continue to do so for future visits!

"Lovely apartment at the bottom of the mountain
I stayed here with my family and had an excellent time. From the moment of booking to getting in and staying and leaving, all went to plan. The apartment is very clean and tidy. I wholly recommend staying here to her the cost of your holiday down. Thanks to Julia for your hard work."
– Anon (February 2016)
Owner's Response:
Great to hear you enjoyed yourself and the apartment worked out well. Thanks also to our lovely changeover people who do a fabulous job!! Hope to welcome you back another time.

"Comfy clean apartment
A comfy apartment, conveniently located for the funicular and local amenities. The apartment was adequately equipped with a good supply of DVDs to watch."
– Pete L (March 2015)
Owner's Response:
Glad that found the apartment comfy and very convenient for both funicular and the town. We certainly try to anticipate all our guest needs, are constantly upgrading and respond very quickly to any requirements raised - as I am sure you are aware as we installed a new microwave just the following day after your report that the older one was malfunctioning! We hope to welcome you back again!

"Wonderful apartment for Skiing in Les Arc
We had a great time staying in the apartment, it was our first time in Bourg. We got the train there and it couldn't have been easier. 10 minutes walk from the train station was the apartment and then a 5 minute walk everyday to the funicular to go up the mountain.
We would also recommend the Skicase lockers at the top of the funicular (opposite the Month Blanc lift under the apartments). It was very reasonable and enabled us to leave our ski boots, skis etc. in the lockers overnight on headed boot warmers and then our walking boots in there during the day. Saves carrying everything to and fro. Also leaves you free wander around Bourg when you get back down the mountain.
Bourg is great as it is much more reasonable, with a wide range of shops and restaurants.
The apartment itself is perfect for 2 people and has a comfy sofa bed in the lounge and even more comfortable bed.
Julia was really helpful and available at the end of the phone for any problems."
– Rebecca (February 2015)
Owner's Response:
We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found it so convenient for the lifts. We really hope that we can welcome you back another time. As an alternative you can also leave boots, equipment and even luggage on the last day if you fancy a last ski before you leave Bourg and after leaving our apartment, at the ski shop at the bottom of the lift - Polaire Star - and we can get discount for guests. Hope to see you again! Julia

"Excellent location
A compact but lovely aartment sutuated close to teh funicular and all the amenities of Bourg. Modern facilities and comfortable. An excellent value for money apartment."
– Anon (February 2015)
Owner's Response:
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found it convenient for the funiculaire. We try hard to make it both good value for money whilst still providing everything our guests would hope to find - we keep adding in more facilities such as the new heated towel rail!

"Excellent Apartment
This is a lovely, well equipped, clean, comfortable apartment in a great location. Great communication with owners and everything was as described. The pool was a welcome bonus. We would have no hesitation in returning ourselves and hope to in the future. We would highly recommend to others. We used the apartment as our base for walking in the nearby resorts."
– Wilma G (July 2014)
Owner's Response:
We are so pleased to hear that you had a great holiday in our apartment. We certainly try to make guests happy and never forget this is your precious holiday!

"Beautiful Bourg.
My stay in Bourg was excellent and I would highly recommend this accommodation to all. The apartment is very practical and well furnished (I mostly ate 'in'). It's also ideally located in regard to the shops.
Bourg it self is an incredible location. In the summer there are many activities to keep one busy and its a charming town to roam. I also believe its perfect in the winter (linked to Les Arcs...)"
– Anon (June 2014)
Owner's Response:
We are so pleased you had a great time. We also believe Bourg is lovely in winter as well as summer - traditional town, loads of shops and cheaper restaurants than up in the resorts and only 7 minutes on the funicular to get up there! Glad you discovered the great surroundings us for summer as well and hope the cycling was fabulous!

"A bit petite but an ideal base.
For a couple or 3 of you this is a good base for the resorts all around the valley. We did Tignes, Les Arcs, La Plange and St Foy all within easy reach. Lovely and clean and tidy plenty of parking space and no noise. All the amenities on the doorstep."
– Clive Reynish (March 2014)

"New year skiing holiday.
Our family of four enjoyed one of the best holidays we have ever had this new year at '13 Les Glieres' in Bourg Saint Maurice. The apartment is in a great location, a short walk from the shops, restaurants & bars of the town and more importantly to us, the funicular railway.
We took the funicular train every morning to ski on the slopes of Arc 1950 and 2000, where our children who were on their first ski holiday, had lessons every day. The large number of runs at Arcs 1600, 1950 and 2000 meant that while they were having their lessons we were able to explore a large area of excellent skiing piste as well as the scenic bars and restaurants at the resorts.
We would love to return to this apartment and repeat our holiday."
– Simon L (December 2013)
Owner's Response:
Fantastic to hear you were able to enjoy a great weeks skiing and the apartment worked out well for the whole family. Hopefully the restaurants down in Bourg were also good and cheaper for a family than eating up in les Arcs themselves.

"Great place, great location.
My wife and I spent a couple days here in Summer 2013. We wanted to be walking distance to the town centre, but not right in middle of town. This unit is about five minutes walk to the Funicular rail way (that provides access to mountain ski/walking/cycling areas) and a five to ten minute walk to the town centre and shops.
The unit is clean and well maintained, with the pool being comfortably warm (in mid-July). Being one level up from ground, the balcony is semi-private. We left belongings on it without worrying about theft.
This was my first visit to Bourg St. Maurice and it's a lovely town. Heaps of restaurants cafes and shops just a few minutes walk away. The mountain was great for summer hiking and/or mountain biking. Must come back in winter with my skis.
The manager/owner was quite easy to work with and the keys are conveniently located in a small safe just outside the door. This makes initial access very easy (compared to other places I've stayed)."
– Ron S (July 2013)
Owner's Response:
Glad you enjoyed your stay - our aim is to make all about your stay as easy as possible!

"Super week. Well equipped flat for us 4 and cosy. It's just down the road from the supermarket and the center, and the other way is down the road to the funicular link up to the slopes and. We didn't need to move the car for the week.
Next time I will take one day up the valley to ski in Italy."
– J W (March 2013)

"we'll repeat. Very nice flat, full equiped and very clean. It's very close to the funicular so it's perfect for your ski holidays. And Julia is very helpful and nice."
– Juan Luis G (March 2013)

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1 bedroom

26m2 - Sleeps 4

Double bed in separate bedroom

Sofa bed in lounge

Balcony overlooking pool

Pool & carpark

Private garage

What's included:
  • Utilities & heating
  • Use of private garage
  • Pool complex in summer

Additionally available:
  • Linen & towels available
  • Discount on ski hire available