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Chalet Bella Coola 

Verbier  | Bedrooms: 5 | Sleeps: 8 + 3

This spectacular new ski chalet in Verbier is full of surprises. The beautiful old wood exterior is traditionally Swiss, but once inside, kitchens and bathrooms showcase ultra-modern design, whilst the bedrooms transport you to the last days of the Raj.




Overview


Anglo-Indian four poster beds, flowing curtains and colourful throws, give Bella Coola's four double bedrooms a romantic colonial feel. The top floor of the chalet is given over to a charming master suite, complete with study, dressing room, bathroom and private terrace. The 3 remaining doubles are located on the ground floor, together with a triple single, ideal for children and adults alike. All the bedrooms have sprung mattresses, goosedown bedding and crisp Egyptian cotton sheets. The spacious en-suite bathrooms have baths and separate showers and are all equipped with full size Jo Malone toiletries. Bella Coola is designed and built to the highest specifications. All of the bedrooms are wired for sound and vision with their own TVs and networked entertainment system. The cosy ground floor TV area, offers the perfect place for children to enjoy their favourite programmes or play on Wii console, while the flat screen TV in the upstairs living area means adults can enjoy a movie from the extensive in-house DVD library. Or you can just relax after a hard day on the slopes with an in-house massage or beauty treatment. The basement floor houses a beautiful brick vaulted wine cellar and spacious boot room with ample storage and heated boot warmers.

CHALET ACCOMMODATION

  • Ground Floor
    1 Double bedroom
    2 Twin/ Double bedrooms
    Triple single bedroom, ideal for children
    Spacious en suite bathrooms have baths and separate showers

  • First Floor
    Huge open plan living area
    Kitchen/dining room linked by a fully equipped bar area to a double height reception room with open fireplace and TV snug
    Panorama windows lead on to a large wraparound terrace with spectacular views over the Val de Bagnes

  • Top Floor
    Charming master suite with study, dressing room, bathroom and private terrace

  • Basement
    Beautiful brick vaulted wine cellar
    Spacious boot room with ample storage and heated library

Facilities
  • CD Player
  • Central Heating
  • DVD Player
  • Internet Access (Wireless)
  • iPod Docking Station (iPod Not included)
  • TV (Satellite TV with English Channels)

Activities


suggested Activities

VERBIER

  • Wellbeing - spend a relaxing day at Nevai Elemis Spa in Verbier
  • Helicopter ride - escape to some of the Europe’s best off-piste skiing after a magnificent helicopter ride and enjoy an original and challenging descent on one of Verbier’s fantastic slopes
  • Alpine Zoo - visit the Alpine Zoo Les Marécottes in nearby Salvan
  • Adventure Park - discover Evionnaz the largest Adventure maze in the world
  • Water Park - spend a full day of fun at Le Bouveret Water Park or Swiss Vapeur Park
  • Lausanne - take a day trip to Lausanne and discover many museums, including the Olympic Museum and the Hermitage Foundation and the cathedral
  • Market - visit Aosta which hosts a huge market every Tuesday
  • Skiing - a common ski pass allows you to tour all the way from Verbier to La Tzoumaz, Nendaz, Veysonnaz, to Thyon and back
  • Winter hiking - enjoy the beautiful scenery which Verbier offers. It has 25 km of signed trails that start at the resort
  • Biking - discover Verbier's Bike Park
  • Dogsledding - explore the countryside from within a dog sled
  • Airboard - enjoy the thrill of speed sledging on a big air cushion.
  • Horse-riding - discover the beautiful scenery on horse back
  • Cross country skiing - find a 6-km trail at an elevation of 2200 m, with a panoramic view that will take your breath away
  • Skating - indoor skating rink (30x60m)

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS IN VERBIER

  • Medran Park – Open all year round
  • Cinéma de Verbier - Open all year round
  • Saint- Bernard, Musee et Chiens - Open all year round
  • Verbier Galerie du Hameau - Art Company - Open all year round
  • Coskun Gallery (Post-war and contemporary art) - Open all year round
  • Art Gallerie and Jewelry workshop - Open all year round

ZERMATT

  • Winter walking trails
  • Extensive Cross country skiing
  • Glacier Hiking
  • Curling
  • Ice Skating
  • Ice Hockey
  • Ice climbing
  • Indoor climbing wall
  • Bowling
  • Tobogganing
  • Helicopter Tours & Heli-Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Indoor Swimming pool
  • Fitness Centre
  • 6 Indoor Tennis courts
  • Horse drawn sleigh rides
  • Igloo Village

KLOSTERS

  • Winter walking trails
  • Extensive Cross country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Curling
  • Ice Skating
  • Ice Hockey
  • Ice Climbing
  • Tobogganing
  • Helicopter Tours & Heli-Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Indoor Swimming pool
  • Fitness Centre
  • Indoor Tennis courts
  • Indoor Golf
  • Horse drawn sleigh rides
  • Igloo Village

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  • Chalets are normally rented on a Sunday to Sunday basis throughout the year. Christmas and New Year dates can vary, please see rates tab for further details. However, shorter breaks and/or alternative arrival days are available at some chalets during Low and Mid seasons.
  • There may be some variations on the above dates at selected chalets, details of which can be provided by your Abercrombie & Kent Villa Consultant.

Chalet LOcation

Bella Coola is situated on Chemin de Clambin, directly between the resort's two lift stations of Medran and Savoleyres. Place Centrale with all its shops restaurants and bars is an easy 10 minute walk downhill.
The shops, bars, restaurants and clubs of Verbier's Place Centrale and main High Street are also within an easy 10 minute walk.

  • Please note that the location on this map is an approximate guide, normally to the closest town/village.

 

Rates

Rates available on request.

  • The usage of the chalet's Indoor Pool and Spa Complex is available on request at extra charge. Please ask your A&K Villas Consultant for more details.

The above rates are on a per chalet, per week basis. For further information on Catered and Self-Catered Options please contact one of our A&K Chalet Travel Consultants who will be happy to discuss your specific holiday needs – simply complete the quick ‘Make an Enquiry’ form or call us on 0845 618 2205.


Inclusions
  • Exclusive use of the chalet and its facilities
  • Dedicated service from the chalet staff.
  • Daily Maid service.
  • Krug Champagne reception on first night.
  • Breakfast and afternoon tea daily.
  • Champagne and canapés every night.
  • Magnificent dinners prepared by the chef (six nights per week).
  • Carefully selected house wines.
  • An open spirit bar and range of soft drinks.
  • Children's supper every night, available at any time.
  • Fresh flowers and daily international newspapers.
  • Chauffeured 4x4 vehicles 24 hours per day.
Extra Services
  • Resort transfers by taxi or helicopter.
  • Car hire.
  • Extensive in-resort activities.
  • In chalet equipment fitting (on request) and lift passes.
  • Ski lessons and guiding from hand-picked guides.
  • A la carte wines and champagnes.
  • In-chalet massage, yoga and beauty therapy.
  • Indoor pool and spa complex.

Terms & Conditions

Practical Info


Time Zone

GMT + 1 hour

Language

French and German is spoken in Switzerland. French is the predominant language in Verbier.

Currency Information

CHF (Swiss Francs)

Tipping Suggestions

In restaurants a service charge is built into menu prices. However, it's customary to round up amounts when paying the waiter or waitress if you're happy with the service. This means that you might hand the server CHF 50 for a CHF 47 meal. If you're paying by credit card, hand the server a cash tip of up to 5%. For Taxis as in restaurants, round up or add 5% when you're happy with the service. Tips to your chalet staff are entirely at your discretion.

Arrival & Departure Formalities

Travel documents are your responsibility. In general you should have:

  • Overseas passport holders require a valid passport, but a visa is not necessary for stays of up to three months. In general passports are required, except by EU nationals holding a valid national ID card.

Weather

Switzerland's winter temperature range is -2 °C (28 °F) to 7 °C (45 °F), with the snow remaining in the Alps until around April.

Health

It is advisable to contact your doctor before you travel if you have any specific health concerns and imperative to take out appropriate travel and medical insurance. Winter sports involve a high degree of risk and you should be in good health and carry adequate medical insurance in case of winter sports accident, including cover for air ambulance.

Electricity

Electrical service in Switzerland is supplied at 220-240 volts/50 hertz.

Driving InfoRMATION

  • Traffic from the RIGHT has right of way, except at roundabouts or if their road has a white line across it.
  • You should always be carrying in the car your Passport or national ID, driver’s licence, the car insurance papers and ownership (rental) papers.
  • National speed limit on motorways is 120 km/h, on open roads 80 km/h and in towns 50 km/h. 
  • In Switzerland you pay an annual motorway tax, even if you're only using the motorways for an hour or two. A vehicle sticker, or vignette, must be displayed on the windscreen by all vehicles. Of course, if you don't need to use a motorway you don't need to pay, although it's difficult to cross the country without doing so.You can for example buy them in Switzerland from customs offices at the frontier or service stations, garages and post offices.
  • There are strict laws concerning drinking and driving. Anything over 0.08 per cent and you could face anything up to imprisonment.
  • Snow chains are recommended to be carried everywhere in Switzerland during winter, and if you do not carry and fit them when conditions demand the police can prevent you continuing your journey.

 

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