Chalet Furka, Lech
The charming Chalet Furka enjoys superb access to the skiing with the Zugerbahn chairlift only 100 metres (approx.) away. The chalet is located opposite the domed church in the tranquil hamlet of Zug, on the road from Lech. It is only 50 metres (approx.) to the bus stop for regular free buses, taking 5 mins (approx.), to reach the exclusive resort of Lech. The service currently runs until 3am (small charge in the evening) so that you can enjoy the atmosphere, tradition and sheer decadence of Lech town itself. The ski hire shop is 5 minutes (approx.) away, and it runs a pick up and delivery service for your convenience.
Chalet Furka is ideal for couples and families looking to enjoy the ambience of an attractive traditional Austrian guesthouse in an idyllic location with superb access to the skiing. All rooms are tastefully decorated in a traditional Austrian style with en suite facilities and TVs. Many also have a balcony. As well as a sauna, there is a small beauty salon at the entrance of the chalet, perfect for some after-ski pampering! The comfortable and welcoming dining area has a balcony with great views across the valley. Rooms 6 & 8 have an extra bed for children (only) who do not eat with the main group.
Features - Chalet Furka, Lech
- A warming vin chaud or gluhwein upon arrival
- A fresh fruit bowl throughout your stay
- Complimentary WiFi
- Bath, hand towels and soap with a towel change midweek
- Hairdryer in each chalet
- Pamper yourself with our lovely L’Occitane (or equivalent) shower gel and soap in our 5 rated chalets
- TV and DVD player in each chalet
Accommodation - Chalet Furka, Lech
Lower ground floor:
• Separate shower
• Separate WC
Room 2 = Austrian twin with shower, WC, TV and balcony
• Living/dining area
• Small beauty salon
Rooms 3 & 7 = 2 Austrian twins with shower, WC, TV and balcony
Room 4 = small double with shower, WC, TV and balcony
Room 5 = Austrian twin with shower, WC and TV
Room 6 = Austrian twin (additional pull-down bed) with shower, WC, TV and balcony
Room 8 = large Austrian twin (additional pull-down bed) with walk-in shower, WC, TV and small balcony
Chalet staff live in on the ground floor. The owner and his family live on the second floor and share the main entrance. The owner’s friendly mountain rescue dog also lives on site.
Meals - Chalet Furka, Lech
A hearty breakfast:
Begin your ski day with fresh bread, a choice of preserves, cereals, porridge, yoghurts, eggs, fruit
juice and unlimited tea and coffee, plus a daily variety of hot options such as poached eggs, sausages, tomatoes and hash browns with croissants and pain au chocolat (or local breads, ham and cheese in Austria and Switzerland)
On your return from the slopes:
A freshly baked cake or biscuits with tea and coffee awaits.
In the evening:
Aperitifs and canapes followed by a delicious freshly cooked 3 course meal with a selection of wines unlimited until coffee is served.
There is also an optional welcome drink where you can meet the team and learn what is going on in the resort (and our après ski programme) during your stay.
**Important changes to catering for Ski Season 2018/19**
· 7 days of breakfast, including 5 cooked and 2 continental breakfasts.
· 5 days of homemade afternoon tea and cake
· 5 days of aperitifs and canapés
· 5 days of 3 course evening meals with unlimited wine until coffee
*Chalet holidays departing the 16th February will receive 1 additional days chalet service of a cooked breakfast, afternoon tea and an evening meal with wine.