Holiday Homes in the Alps: Holiday houses and apartments
Visit the Alps, the mountain range that stretches across several European countries, the Alps are the ideal destination for those guests searching for complete change of scenery. Spend time hiking or skiing. Some of the best ski resorts can be found there so, why wait, book your ski accommodation in the Alps.
The French Alps – great for hiking in Summer and skiing in Winter
With several peaks higher than 4000 m above sea level, the Alps are the perfect location for Winter Sports lovers. You can make the most of the most beautiful ski resorts with a holiday home in the French Alps.
Spend your dream holiday in Chamonix
, at the foot of Mont-Blanc, in the 3-Valleys or in Avoriaz. For a family break, choose a resort with the “Famille Plus” mark, such as Le Sauze in the Ubaye valley. In Summer, when only the hardy snow at the very top of the mountain peaks can be seen, renting a ski apartment or chalet in the Alps can open up a huge range of outdoor activities. Maybe a revitalizing hike, cycling or horseriding in the breathtaking scenery? Whatever your chosen activity, you are certain to find the perfect route for you in this stunning Alps countryside.
Leisure activities in the Alpes
Take the Montenvers mountain railway to Chamonix Mont Blanc to the Montenvers station situated 1913 m above sea level. From there, you have a stunning view of the Mer de Glace, large alpine glacier 7 km long. Another spectacular location that you can visit from your holiday accommodation in the Alps is the Reotier petrified fountain, a natural feature not to be missed. Beautiful stretches of water are also a feature of this lovely region – stare in wonder at the stunning natural lakes such as the lake at Serre-Poncon, Goelon lake and the lake at Pontet. If you fancy exploring beneath the lakes, why not go diving under the ice in Tignes
for example? Peaceful, with light filtering gently through the water – why not have a go?
Holiday rentals in the Alps, explore this wonderful region of France.
During the Summer, the Alps offer a wealth of enticing hiking trails for walking as a couple or with the family or friends. If you are holidaying with children, they would love trip through the mountains on a donkey or with a lama! Maybe exploring on horse-back is more your thing? There are many equestrian centres offering a half or full day riding for all levels and even for beginners. If you prefer more exhilarating pursuits, why not take your mountain bike and go on a high-speed ride down the Vars-Embrun or down Galibrier.