Four Luxury Homes in the French Alps for a Perfect Christmas Holiday

Four Luxury Homes in the French Alps for a Perfect Christmas Holiday

Four Luxury Homes in the French Alps for a Perfect Christmas Holiday

What could be better after hitting the slopes than sipping mulled wine in your cosy chalet gazing at snow-capped mountains? Holidays in the French Alps are unlike any other and if you go at Christmas, you’ll be as captivated as the kids on and off the slopes with parades, fireworks and the Père Noël creating family memories that last a lifetime.

Home Hunts can help you find luxury homes in the French Alps. Covering low and high ends of the luxury market, these four prime properties are investment-savvy opportunities that have recently come onto the market.

Charming Chamonix

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Comprising five different ski areas, Chamonix’s ski area is unique and exciting with altitudes ranging from 950m to 3,300m. One of the oldest resorts in France, it is also one of the most captivating with views over Mont Blanc creating unforgettable chocolate-box backdrops everywhere you go. Chamonix at Christmas is enjoyable for the whole family, from the fairies on parade to night skiing and ice skating – and, of course, for those into apès-ski, there’s the famous La Folie Douce.

In the heart of Argentière, this magnificent apartment is one of eight in a building called Le Royal Straton. By Grand Montets – the most popular ski area – this two-bedroom beauty is the perfect place for a small family or couple looking for winter fun. For relaxing at any time of the day, the wide south-facing balcony is a treat with its panorama of captivating mountainscapes. It’s also a bargain at €730,000.

Magical Morzine

Set at 1,000m, in the heart of the Portes du Soleil, Morzine is one of the biggest linked ski areas in the world. With more than 600km of pistes it’s a Christmas adventureland catering for all levels. New for Noël 2023 is a 1.5km red run in the Arare sector in Avoriaz, and a magic carpet, making it easier for beginners, near the Pleney cable car. The festive season is a wonderful time to be in Morzine and not just for snow sports, amidst a host of things to do, there’s street parades, face painting and fireworks.

As the Beauregard hotel is being converted into a three-apartment residence, there is an opportunity to invest in a sensational new chalet (HH-15086009) in the centre of Morzine. Beautifully presented in wood and stone, this four-bedroom property will be exceptionally designed and offer stunning views over neighbouring mountains. Buyers looking for new property in Morzine should move quickly, especially with a price of €1,355,000.

A Courchevel Christmas

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Courchevel is part of the Three Valleys and comprises eight resorts, including Meribel and Val Thorens. Overall there are 319 pistes over 600km, with beginners well catered for. Christmas in Courchevel is a special time for families. From parties where children meet Papa Noël to the descent down the Saulire piste on Christmas Eve in torchlight, there are countless memory-making experiences to be had.

Just 200m from the slopes and shops, this charming, cosy chalet (HH-14914487) is a perfect place to stay over the ski season. With five magnificent bedrooms – including a master suite on the top floor – it’s convenient, contemporary and just how you imagine a festive holiday home to be. Recently valued at €2,394,000, it won’t be on the market for long.

Desirable Val d’Isère

With around 300km of snow-white pistes and countless off-piste options, Val d’Isère is one of the best resorts to choose for a winter ski trip. At 1,850m it’s one of the highest in France, with lots of choice for cross-country skiers, such as La Daille and the Lac l’Ouilette. Christmas traditions are fully embraced here with many fun events from ice carving demos to carol singing. There’s also dog-sledding, snowshoeing and spas for those who prefer an off-piste experience.

In a coveted area, just ten minutes from the centre of town, but near the slopes, La Legattaz is home to this fantastic four-bedroom apartment (HH-14890078). With elegant wood and stone architecture and views over the Manchet Valley, this is a dream holiday home for winter and summer vacations. Bright, comfy and in a private hamlet for extra exclusivity, it is a must-view at €4,900,000 for those seeking a family home in Val d’Isère.

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