Chardons Sophia. Great chalet with Hot-Tub and Sauna in Tignes, the French Alps


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Highlights


Hot-Tub and Sauna

Highlights

  • High-quality chalet in Tignes Les Brévières
  • Outside hot-tub with great views over the village and lake
  • Wooden sauna and changing area adjoining the hot-tub
  • Spacious and well-appointed living area with log fire
  • 17 bed chalet, 17th bed is free if the whole chalet is booked
  • An evening meal with French-bottled wine is served on 6 nights of the week
  • On 5 nights this will be a 5-course menu including canapes and cheese board (with port!). The other night is a Savoyard speciality banquet
  • Breakfast, made up of a hot option and banquet of continental choices, as well as afternoon tea (freshly baked cake), served everyday of your stay
  • Dedicated hosting service with the chalet cleaned everyday and bedrooms on 5 days of each week
  • TV snug area – perfect for children
  • UK freeview, DVD player, games console and WiFi facilities
  • Conveniently located 100 metres from new Brévières Chalet lift
  • Private WC and Bathroom in most rooms
  • Spacious ski storage area with boot warmers
  • Unbeatable Chalet Chardons Skiing and Snowboarding prices

Chalet Chardons Hatties ski lodge

Description

Chalet Sophia by Chardonsis a modern ski chalet in Tignes Les Brévières with spacious and stylish accommodation featuring well-appointed bedrooms and excellent facilities including sauna, WiFi, satellite TV and panoramic outdoor hot-tub overlooking the village and lake. It’s perfect for après-ski drinks to soak away the day’s skiing efforts. The chalet is located in the ‘Hauts des Brévières’ area and is a short walk to both the village centre and the ski lifts. Direct access to the slopes is via the new Brévières Chalet Lift at the end of the road only 100 metres away. As with all our accommodation, the chalet is great value and offers skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts a top-quality chalet holiday at an unbeatable price.

The chalet is laid out over four floors with plenty of wooden beams and local stone on display. The very spacious living area has an open fire, tasteful furniture and access to a south-facing balcony overlooking the village and lake. The open-plan dining and kitchen area adjoins the living area and is stylishly decorated with ample room for everybody to eat together. On a split-level down from the dining room there is a wet-area with shower and WC for use with the sauna and the outdoor hot-tub which, again, enjoys views over the village and lake. The ground floor has one twin/double en-suite bedroom and the ski-storage area with heated boot-warmers. The first floor has three twin/double bedrooms, all with en-suite shower rooms with WC and all finished to a beautiful standard. The top floor has four bedrooms. The two eaves bedrooms share one bathroom with WC and the other two bedrooms share the other shower room with WC and can be used as a family room via an adjoining locking door if required. All bedrooms can be configured as twin/double rooms.

Sophia sleeps up to 17 people. If the whole chalet is booked by one group, the 17th bed is free of charge.

The chalet is run and catered by three experienced staff, one chef and two hosts.

The Chalet offers our premium chalet menu featuring a hearty breakfast each day with pastries and hot options, sumptuous home-made cake for afternoon tea and a delicious evening meal served with quality French bottled wine on six nights. On 5 nights this will be a 5-course menu including canapes and cheese board (with port!). The other night you are treated to a Savoyard speciality banquet.

There are features such as a hot-tub and sauna which are accessed from the central living/dining area. The sauna is built in the Scandinavian style with a ‘hot-coal’ system that water is poured onto to produce the steam, multi-level wooden benches and a pine interior. Located on an external balcony, the hot tub is perfect for a relaxing après-ski soak with a glass of wine whilst enjoying the picturesque views over the village and lake. Between the sauna and hot-tub there is a ‘wet-area’ with a shower for use before and after bathing, a small changing area and a WC.

Access to the lifts is found by walking 3 to 4 minutes down to the slopes or via the new elevator-style ski lift that comes right from the foot of the pistes to the end of the road (around 100m from the front door). Depending on conditions it is often possible to ski down to the main gondola lift in the mornings from the top of the elevator lift.

There is ample ski storage within the chalet with racks for skis, an area for suitcases and bags and a heated boot dryer/warmer.

Free parking is provided outside the chalets but this is somewhat limited and can be difficult should there be significant snowfall as the snowploughs need to get through. We recommend that guests park outside the chalet to drop off baggage and then take their cars to either of the large free parking areas at the North or South of the village where they will be safely dug out in the event of snowfall. If guests are arriving by public transport please let us know your arrival time in advance so we can collect you from the Brevieres bus stop. Most private transfer companies will drop you at the door of the chalets.

With this addition to our range of lodgings we are offering an alternative higher quality style of accommodation from Chalet Chardons but with the same great atmosphere, fun staff and informal environment and, of course, the same great value skiing and snowboarding holiday prices.</p?

You will benefit from all the advantages of Chardons clients with regard to discounted ski and snowboard hire, lift passes ready in your chalet and access to our knowledgeable reps who will be able to organise all your skiing and snowboarding holiday needs.

Chalet Sophia is available for rent either exclusively for larger groups or on a room-by-room basis. Our prices are per person per week for catered accommodation in the chalet. Prices vary according to the season, contact the UK booking line or by email for a quote.

Reviews

Stayed here with a large group of our friends in March 2019. The food was great, with a varied menu each night. Portions were big, especially desert! They catered for everyone's dislikes and allergies etc. which was really impressive! The hosts were professional and friendly and always on hand to help with any queries. The ensuite room (no. 3) has a wardrobe and large chest of drawers, so plenty of storage.The lounge area could benefit from a few extra seats,but was homely and comfortable. The hot tub and sauna are perfect after a long day on the slopes.

Amy23W | 26 March, 2019

17 of my friends and I stayed here for a week (came back today). We had an absolute blast and were spoilt rotten by the lovely team (Esra, Hannah & Kim). The food was amazing and in abundance. The chalet was great, lots of space and kept clean and tidy. I would definitely stay here again. Keep up the great work guys!

kimmytuk | March 16, 2019

What an amazing time and what a beautiful place! Made all the better by the wonderful staff who went beyond the pale to always make us feel welcome! All the rooms were clean and tidy as well as having a great team to make sure we had as good a time as possible.

Maximilian F | 11 March, 2019

We stayed in the chalet in early jan, very impressed with the service and cleanliness of both the room and the communal areas. Staff were attentive and very accommodating, will definitely be back! Thanks everyone

RichestManInSydenham | March 9, 2019

Can thoroughly recommend both this chalet and its staff and Chardons as a company. Graham and Kim were fantastic hosts, ably assisted by Hannah - they were friendly, helpful and unfailingly cheerful. Kim's food was the best we've experienced in many chalet holidays, with clever combinations of flavours. The wine was plentiful too! The chalet was very comfortable - the hot tub and sauna were a brilliant antidote to sore muscles. The entire Chardons team, including Manager Tracey, could not have been more helpful in accommodating our daughter at short notice - thank you again for solving a stressful situation, and making her welcome.

Janie E | 28 January 2019

Graham and Kim were fantastic, food was absolutely top notch. Nothing is a problem for them whether it being ordering a taxi or getting a new towel or if you have any food allergies or pretences. They are more than willing to accommodate and take it in there stride wonderfully. Fantastic stay, the chalet was wonderful, the hot tub is a fab extra at the chalet as after a day of skiing it’s wonderful to tuck yourself into the hot water and relax. Oh may I add there’s a cake everyday that is superb when you get back after skiing. Would highly recommend a stay here. If you want a holiday where you don’t have to worry about anything then this is a place to come

Robert12481632 | January 11, 2019

Rooms

The chalet sleeps up to 17 people. If the whole chalet is booked by one group, the 17th bed is free of charge.

 

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12Twin/double room with private en-suite bathroom with WC
23Triple room with private en-suite bathroom with WC
32Twin/double rooms with private en-suite bathrooms with WC
42Twin/double rooms with private en-suite bathrooms with WC
52twin/double rooms with attractive wooden features sharing a spacious bathroom with WC with room 6
(*taller people should be aware that this room is in the eaves and has a low ceiling)
62twin/double rooms with attractive wooden features sharing a spacious bathroom with WC with room 5
(*taller people should be aware that this room is in the eaves and has a low ceiling)
72twin/double rooms with adjoining door sharing a large bathroom with WC with room 8. These two rooms are well suited to be a family room
(*this room shares a shower/bath room with room 8 and has an adjoining door that can be locked on both sides)
82twin/double rooms with adjoining door sharing a large bathroom with WC with room 7. These two rooms are well suited to be a family room
(*this room shares a shower/bath room with room 7 and has an adjoining door that can be locked on both sides)

 

 

 

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Food & Drink

  • Plentiful, high-quality evening meals on 6 nights of the week
  • On 5 nights this will be a 5-course menu including canapes & cheese board (with port!). Then a Savoyard speciality banquet on 1 evening.
  • Professionally designed, well-balanced menus
  • Hearty breakfast with cooked hot options EVERYDAY
  • Delicious home-made cakes served after skiing each day
  • Quality complimentary French bottled white and red wine served with dinner
  • Tea, coffee and hot chocolate available throughout the day
  • Locally sourced seasonal produce and wine
  • Experienced, professional Chefs

The images on this page are all photos taken within the Chardons group and represent food actually produced by our highly-trained Chefs.

At Chalet Sophia by Chardons the food is one of the highlights of your holiday. We believe that skiing and snowboarding should be about getting fresh air, exercise, thrills and spills… and then coming back and completely spoiling yourself!

The chalet restaurant offers high-quality breakfast options each morning, afternoon tea daily and an evening meal on 6-nights of the week, which includes a 5-course dinner with canapes and a cheese board on 5 nights. On one night you are treated to a Savoyard speciality banquet. All served with complimentary French bottled white and red wine.

Breakfast includes a selection of French pastries, freshly-baked baguettes, preserves, yoghurt, fruit, a choice of cereals, English tea, freshly-brewed coffee, juices, porridge cooked to order and a different hot option daily (for example, on one morning we offer sausage, scrambled egg & tomato; on another morning we offer bacon, fried egg, hash brown and mushrooms).

Afternoon tea is served from 4pm and consists of a delicious freshly-baked cake, a selection of teas, freshly-brewed coffee, hot chocolate and cordial, all available until dinner. Tea and coffee are available throughout the day and after dinner.

Dinner is served in a communal setting – a 5-course meal including canapes and a cheeseboard on 5 nights and one evening where it’s a Savoyard speciality banquet. Portions are both high-quality and plentiful, ensuring you will be well-fed and nobody will leave the table feeling hungry.

A packed lunch can be ordered for a small fee each day and will be prepared for you to pick up at breakfast if you are going on a day trip or just want to save money on the mountain. Simply let your hosts know the previous evening and they will organise this for you.

Children, vegetarians, vegans and other dietary requirements are all catered for. Just let us know at the time of booking and the menu can be discussed further with your chef and hosts on arrival. If you have specific requirements (vegan, allergies, celiac) we would ask that you let us know sometime in advance so we can prepare and obtain any produce not held in our stores. Please note it is not always possible to buy some specialist items in the Alps.

Chef’s night off is normally on a Tuesday or Wednesday when the hotel staff have some well deserved time off. Our staff will be happy to recommend some of the many excellent restaurants in the village.


To see a Sample Menu please visit our Food & Drink page.

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Availability & Book Now

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We price all our accommodation in Euros (as most of our costs are in Euros) to avoid having to pay high fees to fix currency rates for the year. This allows us to pass these savings on to you. Today’s exchange rate is (EUR 1=£0.914254).