Telemark A - Luxury apartment, great views, 100m from ski lift


Details of the Apartment

Apartment 6, Telemark A is one of two luxury penthouse apartments in the centre of Zinal. The living area comprises a luxurious living space with a balcony to enjoy the stunning scenery of the Swiss Alps and breathe in the Alpine atmosphere.

* Three double bedrooms - master with en-suite, second double bedroom and third bedroom with two single beds that can be pushed together to make a double. All bedrooms have properly fitted wardrobes.

* Fully fitted modern kitchen with dishwasher

* Wood burning stove

* Wooden floors with under-floor heating, pine walls

* Two beautifully presented Duravit bathrooms

* Washing facilities within chalet and downstairs

* Upstairs balcony landing with futon for extra guest and an outside balcony

* TV and DVD, Internet access and iPod doc

* Ski and boot room

* Underground parking space

* Travel cot and baby bouncer available

* DVD's books and games

Zinal is very high situated at the foot of the famous 'Imperial Crown' and as a result most of the skiing is between 2000 - 3000m, guaranteeing a long alpine ski season.

Zinal and the d'Anniviers region has over 220 km of pistes, 44 lifts, plus a vast amount of off-piste and high altitude skiing. The resort caters for every one from children and adult beginners to skiiing aficionados. One ski-pass covers admittance to the five skiing areas of the Val d'Anniviers: Zinal - Grimentz - St-Luc - Chandolin and Vercorin and a free shuttle bus operates between the resorts.

Within the Zinal resort, there are nine lift facilities at altitudes ranging from 1670 m to 2895 m together with 70 kilometres of pistes. The free-ride terrain near the 'Gardes de Bordon' makes Zinal a popular destination for off-piste skiing. The is a one way black run linking Zinal to Grimentz (free shuttle bus available for the return).

For cross-country skiers there is a magnificent 19km loop circuit adjacent to the Navizence river, classic and skating style. 1.5 km is flood-lit till 9.00pm. This circuit is a five minute walk from the apartment. There is also paragliding and hang gliding, ice climbing and a breath taking snowshoe walk to the glacier.

The apartment is a two minute walk from the ski school office where you can book group lessons, private lessons, children's single or weekly lessons, off-piste lessons and even cross country lessons. Instructors teach in English, French, Italian and German

Facilities of the Apartment

General / living area
  • TV
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • Books
  • Central heating
  • Golf clubs
  • Cot
  • Internet access
  • Wi-fi
Includes: Sofa beds (1)
Double aspect living room with beautiful views of the mountains and a leather sofa. The room has a TV / DVD with great DVD's available to watch. There are also games and jigsaw puzzles available.
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Microwave oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Blender
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
Modern, well fitted kitchen with electric hob, microwave, standard oven, dishwasher and washing machine. We have plenty of utensils and proper knives to cook with. The kitchen is connected to the wooden dining table where there are six leather chairs. We have two spare fold up chairs for extra guests
Bedrooms (3)
Includes: Double beds (2), single beds (2), en-suite bath/shower rooms (1)
There are three bedrooms. The master is ensuite and situated and downstairs. The second bedroom has a double bed while the third bedroom has two single beds that can be pushed together to make a double. The second and third bedrooms are situated upstairs and serviced by their own bathroom.
Bathrooms (2)
Includes: Bathrooms (2) of which en-suite (1). Shower (2) and WC (2)
There are two bathrooms and a separate toilet. All are fitted with high end Duravit products. The baths are deep and there are 'raindance' shower heads ensuring simply wonderful showers in the fresh mountain water. The master bedroom has an ensuite consisting of a shower and deep bath and sink and mirror. There is also a separate toilet downstairs.
  • Balcony
  • Parking (secure)

Telemark A is located in Zinal, Valais/Swiss Alps

Zinal can be accessed from Geneva, Zurich, Sion or Basel. The train ride from Geneva is lovely as the train hugs the banks of Lake Geneva. There is a bus from Sierre up the Val d'Anniviers to the highest resort of Zinal.

For summer, there are 150kms of signposted routes for mountain bikers in the Ayer Zinal region and over 300km of trails in the Sierre - Anniviers region.

Zinals mountains offer hiking trials for all capabilities. The 300-km-network of hiking trails are well sign posted and maps are available locally. Guided walks are also available. The climbing possibilities are endless for all standards and styles and needless to say, the views are unsurpassed.

For the golfers, the are four golf courses within an hour drive of the apartment and for those who love water park fun, there is an outdoor solar heated pool 15 minutes away in Vissoie or a water park with slides 35 minutes away in Sierre. Well worth visiting also are the two thermal centres about an hour away.

  • Geneva: 113 km
  • Zurich : 153 km
  • Nearest Ski: 0 km
  • Nearest Shops: 0 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0 km
  • Nearest Bars: 0 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates £550 - £1200 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

The apartment is strictly non - smoking and pet free.

Bookings are from 4.00pm on the arrival day to 12.00pm on the day of departure. Where we can offer flexibility we will at no extra cost however this may not always be possible if other guests are due.

When making a booking, a £300 deposit is required. The balance is due in full eight weeks prior to the arrival date. If a booking is made within eight weeks, the full balance is required with the booking. We regret we cannot hold a booking within the eight week period if the balance has not been paid.

If you need to amend the dates of your holiday, every effort will be made to assist you. If you need to cancel your holiday altogether, our policy is as follows: a. Within 6 weeks of arrival - deposit only forfeited b. Within 4 weeks of arrival - 50% forfeited c. Within 2 weeks of arrival - 100% forfeited.

Our properties are fully equipped, including bed linen, towels and pool towels (one bath, hand and pool towel per person on the booking form). A basic inventory will be taken at the start and end of the holiday

Our holiday prices are fully inclusive. Full central heating, domestic hot water and electricity are all included. A £300 bond is required against breakage and return of the keys. If no major damage occurs this will be refunded to you within 2 weeks of your departure date. (We are not concerned about the odd broken wine glass)

From £550 per week

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