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Switzerland Chalet and Villa Rentals..........Holiday in the Alps. We are pleased to offer a great number of ski chalets, villa and apartment rentals throughout Switzerland: Ascona, Brienz, Geneva, Grindelwald, Gstaad, Interlaken, Locarno, Lucerne, St. Moritz, Valais, and the surrounding areas, with rentals from small budget apartments to lavish ski-in, ski-out chalets. The Alps: For winter skiing or summer holidays amongst Alpine splendor, there is so much to do in the mountain regions and towns. With lovely lakes, snow capped mountains, summits to wooded slopes, trekking, hiking, mountaineering, skiing, exploring the Alps and Alpine towns, the historic cities of Switzerland will make a memorable holiday. if you want to rent a luxury ski chalet or an affordable apartment to call your own Switzerland vacation home, we're sure to have the right holiday home rental for you. Below are our featured Switzerland chalets for your holiday rental. RENT A SKI CHALET OR CHALET APARTMENT IN SWITZERLAND....Swiss chalets in the Alps: View our featured holiday ski chalet rentals and holiday apartments for your ski vacation or summer hiking holiday in Switzerland below or click above links for more Switzerland holiday rentals, visit our VILLA SEARCH PAGE  where you can search by area, bedrooms and price, or E-mail for personal assistance. 

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Niederried Terrace house
  6 km from Interlaken
5 bedroom terrace house, sleeps 12

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SWITZERLAND. Near Interlaken, Niederried Terrace house, 5 bedrooms, sleeps 12 people, 165 m2 on 3 levels: large living/dining room 46 m2, with swedish stove, cable-TV, radio, DVD. Open kitchen (oven, dishwasher). Sep. WC. On the lower ground floor: 1 double bedroom. 1 bedroom with 2 x 2 bunk beds. 2 showers/WC. Upper floor: 1 bedroom with 1 double bed. 1 double bedroom. 2nd upper floor: 1 bedroom with 1 double bed. Bath/WC. 3 balconies. Terrace furniture. Nice view of the lake and the mountains. Facilities: washing machine. Barbeque on request. A shower/WC is in the utility room. Please note: for non-smokers**. Located: 300 m from the centre of Niederried, 200 m from the lake. Covered parking. Grocers, restaurant, bus stop 300 m, railway station Niederried 100 m. Public bathing area 200 m, tennis 5 km, golf course 10 km, mountain railway 5 km. The building consists of 5 terrace type apartments and is situated approx 4 minutes from holiday resort in Ringgenberg, (an indoor swimming pool, sauna, whirlpool, steam baths at Ringgenberg). Niederried is a small, idyllic village, directly by the lake, in a central position with beautiful views, 6 km from Interlaken, 10 km from Brienz, 67 km from Luzern. All shops, restaurants etc. in the resort. Indoor pool, wellness centre, fitness centre, sun bed, massage at 6 km. Access: motorway A6 Bern - Interlaken, exit.  Railway station in the resort. Niederried in summer: swimming pool. Sailing, surfing. Fitness course, fishing (permit required). Walking paths. Bicycles paths. Children playground.  In winter: ski region Jungfrau-Region 20 km. or Beatenberg/Niederhorn 15 km.

Chalet Pontresina
, (5 miles from St. Moritz)
4 bedroom  2 1/2 bath chalet, sleeps 8
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SWITZERLAND.  St. Moritz area. Lovely 2-storey chalet in quiet and scenic position just outside (less than a mile) village of Pontresina, with beautiful panoramic views of the Alpine grandeur. Abundant hiking and sporting and skiing facilities under 1/2 mile and restaurants and shops in the village. There is also a bus stop 110 yards from the chalet, the mountain railway Saluver in Celerina is 2 miles and St. Moritz is just 5 miles. Nicely furnished and decorated throughout, the first floor is made up of an open plan living/dining room with fireplace and exit to the garden, a fully- equipped kitchen (oven and dishwasher), and a separate WC. Upstairs there are 2 double bedded bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 1 bedroom with 1 single bed and set of bunk beds, 2 bathrooms (1 with tub and 1 with shower), and a large balcony stretching almost the length of the house, with splendid views. There is also a large covered terrace on the ground floor and grassy area. Further amenities include a washing machine, garage, and garden furniture for enjoying the scenery and setting. LOCATION:  Pontresina is a lovely Alpine villas just 5 miles from the famous resort of St Moritz in the highest and sheltered tributary valley of the Upper Engadine, on a hillside terrace open to the southwest, surrounded by pine and larch forests. The elongated village climbs from 1777 m to 1860 meters. Pontresina is well-known as a holiday and sports resort (ski school, 150 miles of runs, lifts, cable cars). Railway station on the Bernina line. There are lovely restaurants and shops, as well as cinema, dance hall and discotheque and even dancing and entertainment in the various hotel bars.

Chalet Crans (Valais region) Crans Montana
5 bedroom chalet, sleeps 11, mountain views
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SWITZERLAND. Valais, Crans Montana. Lens, 6 km from Crans-Montana. Lovely 5 bedroom, 3 story villa, sleeps up to 11, 600 m from the centre of Lens, in a quiet, sunny area. Interior: 240 m2 in size, with very comfortable and tasteful furnishings. Living/dining room with panoramic window with swedish stove, exit to the terrace, south facing position. 1 bedroom with 1 double bed (160 cm, length 200 cm). 1 bedroom with 2 beds (90 cm, length 200 cm). Open kitchen (oven, dishwasher, micro wave) with bar, exit to the terrace, west facing position. Sep. WC, bath/shower/WC. On the lower ground floor: 1 bedroom with 2 beds (90 cm, length 200 cm). 1 bedroom with 1 double bed (160 cm, length 200 cm). Shower/WC. Upper floor: 1 bedroom with sloping ceilings with 3 beds (90 cm, length 190 cm). Shower/WC. Floor heating. Balcony 20 m2, south facing position. Terrace 40 m2. Garden 600 m2. Terrace furniture, barbecue (portable), deck chairs. Very nice panoramic view of the mountains and the valley. Facilities: washing machine, dryer, iron. Garage (2 cars). Please note: Non smokers only. Only 1 dog accepted. Mezzanine with small TV DVD corner. For shared use: large garden with lawn 600 m2, plants, flowers and trees. Washing machine, tumble dryer, drying room. Motor access to the house. Shop, grocers, supermarket, restaurant, caf? bus stop 600 m, skisport facilities 6 km. Extra charges: Final cleaning, Local tourist tax, security deposit CHF 1000. Crans Montana in winter: Ski region Crans-Montana, total of 40 lifts. Snow park, halfpipe. Ski school (downhill), snowboard school, children ski school, ski kindergarten from 2 years old. 40 km cross country ski tracks in the region, ski walking paths 15 km, winter walking paths 63 km. 4 toboggan-runs. Natural ice rink, artificial ice rink, indoor curling. Ski bus. 160 km of attractive ski runs.

Chalet Breton
(Valais region) Near Villars
5 bedroom chalet, sleeps 10, mountain views
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SWITZERLAND. Near Villars, Chalet Breton, 180 m2 on 3 levels, south facing position, nice furnishings: 1 bedroom with 1 double bed and bath/WC, exit to the balcony. 1 bedroom with 2 beds, exit to the balcony. 1 bedroom with 2 beds and 1 double sofa bed. Bathroom, shower, sep. WC. On the lower ground floor: dining room, exit to the garden. Living room with open fireplace and satellite-TV, exit to the garden. 1 bedroom with 1 bed. Kitchen (3 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, deep freezer). Sep. WC. Upper floor: 2 bedrooms, each with 2 beds, exit to the balcony. Bath/WC. 2 balconies, south facing position. Garden 200 m2, south facing position and west facing position. Terrace furniture, box-room. Very nice panoramic view of the mountains. Facilities: washing machine, dryer. Please note:for non-smokers.  Chesieres 2 km from Villars: Cosy chalet, below Chesieres, in a quiet, sunny position on a slope, south facing position. Private grounds 300 m2, table tennis. (In winter snow chains necessary). Parking, individual garage. Grocers, restaurant 1.5 km, bus stop 200 m, railway station Villars - Bretaye 2 km. Indoor swimming pool 2 km, thermal baths 19 km, tennis club 2.5 km, golf course 9.5 km, sports centre 2.5 km, skisport facilities 1.5 km, children ski school 2 km, cross-country ski trail 2.5 km, ice rink 2 km. Resort of Villars: shops, butchers, bakers, boutiques, post office, bank, restaurant, bar, disco, evening entertainment. Indoor pool, wellness centre, fitness center, sauna, sun bed, health cures, massage. Lausanne 60 km. Montreux  35 km.

Chalet Vaudois
(Valais region)  Villars
4 bedroom, 3 bathroom Luxury chalet  sleeps 10, mountain views
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SWITZERLAND. Villars. Luxury 3 story, 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom chalet, sleeps 10, lovely mountain views, 200 m2 in size, with luxurious and tasteful furnishings. Interior: entrance hall. 1 bedroom with 2 beds and shower/WC, exit to the veranda. 1 bedroom with 2 x 2 bunk beds, exit to the garden. 1 bedroom with 2 beds, exit to the garden. Bath-room, sep. WC. Upper floor: large living/dining room with open fireplace, exit to the terrace. Small lounge with satellite-TV, stereo unit and DVD. Kitchen (4 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, micro wave, deep freezer). Sep. WC. 2nd upper floor: 1 large bedroom with 1 double bed (1 x 190 cm), bath/WC, exit to the balcony. Large balcony, south facing position. Small balcony, south facing position. Large garden. Terrace furniture, barbecue. Very nice panoramic view of the mountains. Facilities: washing machine, dryer, telephone, modem connection. Reserved parking, garage. Please note: No Smoking inside. This is a lovely chalet, 3 storeys, built in 2005, surrounded by trees and meadows, in a quiet, sunny position. Private: grounds 1750 m2, garden furniture, barbecue. Ski storage, washing machine, tumble dryer. Parking, individual garage. 5 star rating, our best. Extra: final cleaning, Local Tourist tax, security deposit. Area: Grocers 800 m, restaurant 1 km, ski bus stop 800 m, railway station `Villars-Bretaye` 1.5 km. Indoor swimming pool 1 km, thermal baths 19 km, tennis club 1 km, golf course 7 km, skisport facilities 700 m, ski school, ice rink 1 km. Villars: Railway station in the resort. Bus service. Lausanne 60 km. Montreux 35 km. For arrivals by plane: airport Geneve 120 km. Villars Ski region Villars-Les Diablerets.

Chalet Gryon (Valais region) Near Villars
6 bedroom 3 bath ski chalet  sleeps 12
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SWITZERLAND. Barboleusaz, 2 km from Gryon: Chalet Gryon. sleeps 12, renovated in 2005, is set on private grounds of 11,000 sq.ft. in a quiet, sunny position on a hill, south facing position, 2 km from Gryon, near Villars. INTERIOR 6 bedroom, 3 bathroom chalet, 2,600 sq.ft. in size, on 3 levels, with comfortable and cozy furnishings, sleeps 12: Large open plan living/dining room, 20 m2 with panoramic window, with open fireplace, exit to the balcony. 1 room with 1 double bed. Open kitchen (4 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, micro wave). Bath/shower/WC. On the lower ground floor: living room, exit to the terrace. 2 rooms, each room with 2 beds and hand-basin. Kitchen (4 hotplates, oven). Bath/WC. Upper floor: 2 rooms, each room with 2 beds and hand-basin, exit to the balcony. 1 room with 1 double bed (120 cm), hand-basin. Bath/WC. 2 balconies, south facing position. Large terrace, south facing position. Terrace furniture, box-room. Very nice panoramic view of the mountains. Facilities: washing machine, dryer. Reserved parking, garage. EXTRA CHARGES: Final cleaning, and payable locally: Refundable Security Deposit, Local Tourist Tax. Car necessary. Parking by the house, individual garage. Motor access to house. In winter snow chains necessary. Garden furniture. Nearest grocers 1.5 km, restaurant 1.5 km. Indoor swimming pool 5 km, tennis 2 km, tennis club 5 km, golf course 10 km, ski sport facilities 1.5 km, ski school 1.5 km, ski-kindergarten 5 km, ice rink 5 km. Gryon/Barboleusaz, small village which combines the charm of a picturesque, typical village (Gryon) and small resort (Barboleusaz) linked by cable car to the ski region of Villars-Les Diablerets. Access by car along the main road or by train Bex-Gryon-Barboleusaz-Villars. Charming restaurants and bars in the village. All sporting activities and entertainment can be found in Villars 4 km. Several kilometres of walking trails in a magnificent setting. Mountain excursions, minigolf, tennis, picturesque village (Taveyanne). The villages are lively in the summer with events. Paragliding. Marked trails for mountain biking. Mountain lake. The ski region is linked to the Villars and des Diablerets with more than 120 km of downhill ski slopes, of which 13 km are for experienced skiers and the rest are medium level. Cross country ski trails. Cable car in Barboleusaz. Gliding.

Chalet La Belle  (Valais region)
5 bedroom  2 1/2 bath chalet
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SWITZERLAND. Valais. Chalet La Belle is situated at the entrance to the resort of Pont de Pierre . Easy access 30 m from the road. Bus stop 10 m. Restaurants, 1/2 mile. Thermal center (swimming pool, care center, restaurant), under 2 miles, Ski lifts 1.8 miles. INTERIOR: This charming 5 bedroom chalet, (2,500 sq. ft) is on on 3 levels. Ground floor: 1 single bedroom, cot (up to 3 years). 1 single bedroom. 1 room with double bed. Bath/WC. Laundry with washing machine and dryer. Small room. Private grounds of 700 m2. 1st floor: entrance hall. Living room with fireplace. TV, radio, telephone. Kitchenette (oven, dishwasher) with dining area separated by a bar. Corner balcony. WC. 1 room with double bed with bath/shower. 2nd floor: mezzanine with sofa bed. 1 room with double bed and washbasin. Garage. LOCATION: Situated above the Rhone valley, on a wonderful south-facing plateau, in a green and sunny position, in the heart of orchards and vineyards, the resort of Ovronnaz links sport with nature. Bus links with Sion. In the village: small supermarket, butcher, bakery, sports shop, restaurants, discotheque. Regular bus service to Sion. Ovronnaz has an indoor thermal swimming pool with terrace, sauna, solarium, massages, children's play area  and restaurant

Chalet Cleves  Valais, Nendaz
4 bedroom 3 bath ski chalet, mountain views
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SWITZERLAND.  Valais region, Cl?es district of Nendaz: very large, very comfortable, luxurious *semi-detached chalet, 2 storeys, terraced. Interior: 4 bdrm/3 bath semi-detached chalet, 250 m2 on 2 levels, very comfortable and tasteful furnishings: living/dining room 100 m2, with open fireplace, dining corner and CD-player, exit to the garden, to the terrace. 2 bedrooms, each room with 1 double bed, exit to the balcony. Lounge with cable TV, video and DVD. Open kitchen (oven, dishwasher, micro wave, deep freezer) with bar. Bath/WC, sep. WC. Floor heating. On the lower ground floor: entrance hall. 1 bedroom with 2 single beds. Bath/shower/WC. Upper floor: lounge with library. 1 large bedroom with 1 double bed (200 cm), bidet, separate WC, shower, cable-TV and video. 2 balconies. 2 terraces. Garden. Terrace furniture, deck chairs. Very nice view of the mountains, the valley and the ski-run. For shared use: well-kept garden 2000 m2 with lawn, children playground (swing). Facilities: washing machine, dryer, modem connection. Jacuzzi bath in the bedroom upstairs. Wifi. Location: on the outskirts of Nendaz in Les Cleves district, 1 km from the centre, in a quiet, sunny, elevated position, 100 meters from the ski run, in the green. Steep motor access to the house (in winter snow chains necessary). Parking by the house. Shop 1 km, restaurant 400 m. Tennis 1 km, cable cabin 1.3 km, ski runs 100 m, ice rink 1 km. Extra charges: Final cleaning fee payable in advance. Refundable security deposit payable locally. Nendaz in winter: Ski region Les 4 vallees, total of 83 lifts. 90 ski runs, total length 386 km, snowboard piste. Ski school (downhill), snowboard school, childrens ski school from 2 years old, ski kindergarten. Cross country ski tracks, ski walking paths. Toboggan-runs. Artificial ice rink, curling. Ski bus (free of charge).

Villa Versoir, 18th century villa, 9 km Geneva
3 bedroom villa, sleeps 6,
50 meters from lake.
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SWITZERLAND. Geneva area. An elegantly furnished 4 story lovely 18th century villa with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6, in Versoix,  9 km from Geneva. It is located 50 m from the lake, in a pedestrian area. Interior: villa 160 m2 on 4 levels, comfortable and luxurious furnishings. living/dining room with open fireplace, exit to the patio. Open kitchen (4 cooktops, oven, dishwasher, micro wave, deep freezer) with dining table. Sep. WC. Upper floor: 1 double bedroom with 2 beds (100 cm, length 200 cm). 2nd upper floor: living/sleeping room with 1 double bed, open fireplace, shower/WC and TV. 3rd upper floor: 1 double bedroom with double bed and bath/WC. Please note: Very narrow, steep stairs inside. Caution with children. Private: grounds 20 m2. washing machine. Parking by the house. Shop, grocers 10 m, supermarket 150 m, restaurant 10 m, bus stop 50 m. Shingle beach 150 m, public bathing area 1 km, tennis 3 km, golf course 15 km, riding stables 20 km, ice rink 12 km. 4 star rating. AREA: Versoix is a picturesque resort, a suburb of Geneva, which is directly by the lake, with beautiful views, and 9 km east of Geneva. Harbour Versoix. Airport Geneve-Cointrin 15 km.

Chamois Chalet  St. Moritz  9 miles
6 bedroom Luxury ski chalet
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SWITZERLAND.  Graubunden area, 9 miles from St. Moritz, Large luxury 6 bedroom chalet,  3 levels, south facing position, modern, luxurious, tasteful and stylish furnishings: Please note: for non-smokers. Ground floor: Entrance hall with electric piano. 1 triple room, 16 m2, with exit to garden, shower/WC. 1 room, 13 m2, with double bed (140 cm, length 180 cm). 1 twin room, 12 m2, shower/WC. 1 room with Turkish bath/sauna/steam bath/shower, exit to garden. 1st Floor: Living room, 33 m2, with open fireplace, SAT TV, CD, DVD, exit to SE terrace. Office, 14 m2, 2 PCs, internet, printer, copier/fax/scanner, telephone, video conference poss. Separate WC with washing machine/dryer. Kitchen, 14 m2, with oven, steamer, microwave, dishwasher. Dining room/conservatory, 25 m2, with panoramic views, with pizza oven, CD, TV, exit to SE terrace, 72 m2, with barbeque. 2nd floor with partly sloping ceilings: 1 room with double bed (215/230 cm) with Sat-TV, bath/shower/WC, exit to easterly balcony, 4 m2. 1 triple room (88/200 cm), 14 m2, exit to northerly balcony (3.4 m2). 1 twin room, 26 m2, SAT-TV, gallery with 2 sleeping places (1 m - 1.3 m high). Shower/WC. Basement: Garage for 5 cars. Ski room. Washing machine/dryer. above La Punt, in a secluded, sunny position on a slope, 100 m from the stream, in the woods. Luxury Category.

Chalet Grindelwald Luxury Apartments
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SWITZERLAND. GRINDELWALD. Lovely, large traditional chalet style residence, with apartments, just a few minutes walk from village center, with elevator and many extra on-site services: bakery, restaurant, games/billiards room, indoor swimming pool, sauna and tennis courts in the neighboring residence available. We have a selection of modern, well-furnished 3 bedroom apartment for holiday rentals.




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Enjoy snow and ski winter holidays, hiking vacations, summer alps holidays in Switzerland. Select your holiday home rental, whether self catering or a luxury villa rental, in any of or near to these wonderful areas of Switzerland: Bern, Brienz, Geneva, Grindelwald, Luzern, Lugano, Verbier, Wingen, Zermatt, Zurich. Switzerland information: Valais area with the towns of Zermatt and Crans Montana, is in the alps area of southern Switzerland. Bernese Oberland, with Grindelwald, Gstaad, is south of Interlaken. Lausanne, Montreux, Gryon are north of Lake Geneva, bordering the areas of Valais and Bernese Oberland.  We have many ski chalets rentals and holiday chalet apartment rentals in all areas of Switzerland. Click on links at top  to view some of our featured Switzerland rentals. For more ski chalet rentals or apartment rentals for your holiday home in Switzerland, visit our VILLA SEARCH PAGE   or e-mail your requests.

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