Verbier is a lively and exciting ski resort that offers a wealth of activities for all ages. One of the world's most popular ski destinations, Verbier is situated less than 2 hours from Geneva. The resort has become synonymous with high altitude on and off piste skiing, its party atmosphere and year round sporting and cultural activities. It continues to attract an ever increasing international clientele. From its sunny plateau at 1500m, Verbier offers breath-taking views of the Combin Massif and access to the towering heights of Mont Fort. The centre of the resort pulsates with life and there are a wealth of shops, hotels, restaurants, bars and nightclubs to frequent. In winter, Verbier forms the nucleus of the Four Valleys ? the largest ski area in Switzerland.
In addition to the 410km of groomed pistes, is some of the finest and challenging off-piste in the world. In addition to superb winter sports, Verbier also offers extensive summer activities including mountaineering, parapenting, hiking, golf and mountain biking. Now in its 20th year, Verbier also plays host to the established Verbier Festival in July and August - a 3 week classical music extravaganza. The dual seasonality of the resort ensures a year round vibrancy, not found in many other resorts.
Apartment Cigognes is an idyllic duplex penthouse conveniently located less than 50m away from Savoleyres ski lift.
The lower floor is almost entirely open plan with a modern kitchen along the West side of the apartment and the elegant staircase separating it from the spacious dining room to the East. Adjacent to the dining area is a vast lounge complete with a fireplace and lined by floor to ceiling glass panelling which provides access to the exquisite south facing balcony with sublime views upon the Combin range.
There is also a double bedroom on this floor, with its en suite shower room. Two further bedrooms are on the top floor: a twin bedroom with its own shower room and the master bedroom with 3 extensive windows providing a superb view and its own bathroom.
The apartment included one garage parking space and a ski locker.
Verbier is a one hour and forty five minute drive from Geneva airport. The resort is only ten minutes from Le Chable where trains run directly to Martigny, with connections to Geneva, Zurich, Paris and Milan airport.