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Chalet Zuchmayer - Gorgeous historic luxury chalet

Chalet -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Saas-Fee, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
Former home of famous German novelist and Hollywood screen writer, Carl Zuckmayer, an 8 room luxury apartment, available with or without catering and full concierge service. Full of historic character over 2 floors the chalet was extensively restored in 2006 retaining the original larch timbers to create a stunning yet homely holiday residence. Situated in a sunny position with fabulous views over the surrounding mountains from all rooms and terrace. Sleeping a maximum of 10 as 5 bedrooms; 3 double bedrooms & 2 smaller bedrooms each with a double bed and a single bunk bed, ideal for 2 families sharing. Featuring a large open plan lounge with deep upholstered sofas & dining area with oak table comfortably seating 10. A separate designer kitchen with double oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine & kitchen table. 3 separat... Read more
Listing #HL257052
About the Owner
Deborah C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

The chalet Zuckmayer is the perfect chalet for a family or group stay. Beautifully appointed, it's comfortable, traditional and cosy, the perfect place to crash after a long day's skiing. 7 of us stayed very comfortably across the chalet, although more adults than that might...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Alfie233
debc23, VR Owner at Chalet Zuchmayer - Gorgeous historic luxury chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you Alastair for the wonderful review; you were the perfect guests and we are delighted that you took so much pleasure in your stay in the chalet. It has been an incredible season for Saas Fee; we very much hope you will return &...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Characterful chalet that's a short walk from the town center. Plenty of space for two families. We have had a perfect ski holiday there and will be coming back next season.

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank patrickalice
debc23, VR Owner at Chalet Zuchmayer - Gorgeous historic luxury chalet, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Many thanks for the lovely review Patrick, we look forward to welcoming you back in 2018 . Deborah

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Reviewed 16 February 2015

Great chalet, well maintained with everything needed... The rooms are spacious and the bathrooms too. Great location in Saas Fee.... the bus stop is just down the street.... We spend the week there as a group of 8 adults and had a wonderful time. Deborah...More

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank S7572PLsarahr
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Luxury furnishings; deeply upholstered sofas and chairs. Low lighting. Period furniture. Modern kitchen; granite work surface, flush electric hob, coffee machine, separate kitchen table and chairs. Large fridge/freezer and ice maker/water dispenser. Sauna and steam room. WIFI; two TV's (one in main living room and one in separate TV room- 3DTV with glasses); Blu-ray player with DVDs; PS3 with games.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The chalet isnt suitable for babies due to presence of short run of spiral staircase.
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    4 Fulls
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: €574 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please Note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (Swiss Franc), before use of conversion tool. The conversion tool is provided for your convenience only. The owner may accept other currencies if specifically agreed in advance.

Additional information about rental rates
•To make a reservation 50% of total rental rate to be paid upon booking. Balance to be paid 10 weeks prior to departure. The deposit is non-refundable if the rental agreement is cancelled less than 10 weeks before the start of your holiday. A 5% discount is available for bookings of 2 weeks or more.
•A £450 Security deposit (CHF 750) is payable in advance at the time of the final rental payment.
Final cleaning, linen and towels are included in the rental rates. Tourist tax payable locally to the Tourist office.Changeover day Saturday. Arrival time between 4.00pm and 10.00pm. Departure time 10.00am. Inclusive: Electricity,water, WIFI. sauna.
•Parking places in the main car park a...
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About the neighbourhood
Activities in Saas Fee include skiing, ice skating, sledging, tobogganing, cross country, ice climbing, tennis, winter walking, visiting the Ice Pavilion
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Geneva: 200.0 km
Railway: Visp: 20.0 km
Flights from Swissair, BA, Easyjet, Ryanair to Geneva Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa, Zurich, Bern.
Trains directly from Geneva, Milan, Zurich and Basle to Brig and connect with local bus to Saas Fee.
Car hire at all major airports; Avis, Europcar, Budget.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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