Counit Chalet

Counit Chalet Classified by Gites de France

This is a lovely independent wood chalet situated in a little mountain hamlet just under the resort of Orcieres (resort 5 kms away and a free shuttle up to the resort just 1 km away).

It has been built with environmentally friendly materials and is heated by a wood granule burner. The chalet is on two levels and sleeps 6. The entrance is on the ground floor and there is an open plan living area with fully equipped kitchen (dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave) and a lounge area with TV and DVD player. There is a twin bedroom and a shower room with toilet also on this floor. The washing machine is in this shower room.

On the first floor there are two twin bedrooms, and another room with a double sofa bed, a bathroom and toilet. Please note, the twin beds can be joined together to make a double bed.

Outside is a large south facing terrace with garden furniture and an equipment room for skis. In the garden there are children's swings in the summer.

The chalet is perfectly located for access to ski touring, snowshoeing, skiing and other winter activities in the winter and is a great base for mountain biking, walking, climbing and paragliding in the summer.

6 people
3 Bedrooms

Facilities and equipment included:
BBQ, Bedding, Coffee Machine, Dishwasher, Electric Hob, Fridge-freezer, Garden, Garden Furniture, Microwave, Ski Locker, Sun Loungers, Sun Terrace, Swings, TV, Washing Machine, Wifi

Facilities and equipment at extra charge:

1 × Chalet (sleeps 6)

Board Options

This is a self catering chalet.

There are a full range of local shops, a supermarket and restaurants in the resort of Orcieres, 5kms away which also hosts a regular market every Thursday.


You will be asked for a refundable security deposit of €500 when you check in.

All self catering apartments, chalets and gites are rented on the basis that you will clean them at the end of your stay. However, you can opt to pay for a cleaning service if you wish. The end of stay cleaning service is 70€. The cleaning service needs to be arranged directly with the owner when you are there.

Check in is between 4pm and 6pm and you will need to call the owner when you are near the chalet so she can meet you. If you are arriving outside of these times, please contact us so we can arrange an alternative check in.

Check out is before 10am on the day of departure and the owner will visit the chalet with you to check everything is in order and return your security deposit. If you plan on leaving earlier, please arrange a suitable time with the owner at check in for this visit.

Pets are allowed in the chalet but must be clean and properly house trained, with full vaccination record and never left in the chalet on their own.

This chalet operates a no smoking policy.

You have 8kWh of electricity per day free of charge. For electricity used over and above that amount there is a supplement payable locally based on amount used during your stay.

You will be expected to pay a tourist tax of €1 per person 13+ per day locally when you check in


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