Discover a preserved environment located between Lake Geneva and the Mont Blanc. The Franco-Swiss area of Les Portes du Soleil spans across the Aulps and Abondance valleys with 650km of slopes. A vast playground for winter sports enthusiasts, this cross-border area offers a unique experience for mountain discovery across France and Switzerland.

With its 800 circuits and 650 accessible mountain bike trails, the area is popular in summer and welcomes several million visitors annually who help keep the region alive and active year-round.

Against a backdrop of mountains, history meets modernity

Demathieu Bard Immobilier and the Claude Rizzon Group operate throughout France and value their projects’ locations and quality, ensuring that the ambition of their projects is strictly in line with customers’ expectations. We are proud to present this authentic Alpine project within the dynamic and charming village of Les Gets. In a wonderful location surrounded by greenery and with direct access to the Portes du Soleil ski area, La Ferme des Pistes will offer its residents panoramic views over the Chablais mountains. The traditional architecture of the project blends in perfectly with the mountain spirit of Les Gets and local materials will be used throughout. Charming and brimming with character, this second home will meet the expectations of a demanding clientele looking for an exceptional property!

A well-connected ski resort suited for all

One of the most popular resorts in the French Alps, this charming Alpine village has great ski infrastructure and boasts easy access to the 650km of pistes which make up the vast Portesd u Soleil ski domain. An hour’s drive from Geneva Airport, Les Gets is very well served by public transport, both local and international, making it a strong tourist destination with a healthy rental market. The resort also benefits from the Famille Plus Label which recognises the most dynamic and family-friendly cities in France.

Typical Savoyard architecture

The village has individual chalets and residential complexes perfectly integrated into their Alpine environment. Local farms, chalets, barns and modern residences emulate the architecture of traditional chalets and are built from local materials.

A dynamic year-round resort

Take a moment to decompress in the heart of this bustling Alpine village lined with beautiful shops and a great selection of restaurants to choose from. On average, Les Gets has an occupancy rate of 80% on average (winter season 2018-2019) and sees gradual increases each year. A family resort, Les Gets is an intergenerational destination that attracts tourists yearround. It is not uncommon to see occupancy rates of 50% in summer thanks in part to the many activities organised by the village. Despite the effects of the pandemic, summer 2020 was a strong season for Les Gets with occupancy rates climbing to 80%.

A village committed to the environment

Les Gets has been developing an ecotourism strategy for several years and executes actions that aim to promote and to preserve its mountain environment: semi-pedestrian zone, carpooling, electric terminals, electric mountain bike rentals are among the measures and actions implemented.

Overlooking the village

Sunny, sought-after La Turche overlooks the village and enjoys a calm and intimate environment. The action of the village centre is easily accessible too as it is just a few minutes away by car and there is a complimentary shuttle bus stop moments away from the project. La Turche has a selection of local amenities too, such as ski shops and a restaurant/ hotel, which are within walking distance of the development.

At the foot of the slopes, La Turche district

La Turche

It is in this small residential hamlet that La Ferme des Pistes will be built. Its ski-in ski-out location at the foot of the slopes gives it an undeniable advantage. Within a walking distance, ski enthusiasts will have direct access to the chairlift of La Turche. The Perrières Express chairlift is a three-minute drive away and the Chavannes Express chairlift is a fiveminute drive away going towards the centre of the village where a variety of shops and restaurants are also located.

Route de La Turche

Quietly located on the edge of the Arpettaz stream, this neighbourhood enjoys a residential and intimate environment. Meaning the “small passage”, La Turche calls to mind a forest road of days gone by, offering beautiful views of the peaks of the Arve Valley.

An exclusive environment

Next to a renowned restaurant

A stone’s throw from the project is a well-known address in the resort: La Ferme de Montagne. Formerly a farm, this traditional inn has been renovated with care. The restaurant delights gastronomers with delicate dishes created with organic, fresh and local products. Just a few steps from La Ferme de Montagne, the project is being built on the neighbouring land, with respect for the Alpine environment and the continuity of the Savoyard architecture. In addition to the hotel/restaurant, a ski shop and a bus top are just a few steps away from the project.

La Ferme des Pistes

La Ferme des Pistes fits perfectly into the existing environment, in harmony with the land and overlooking the Route de La Turche. Facing north-west and south-east, the residence will benefit from exceptional unobstructed views of the surrounding mountains.

Understated and elegant Alpine architecture

The architecture of the building will respect the codes and customs of Alpine construction by using a traditional wooden frame and local stone. The style and pitch of the facades and roofs punctuate the architecture. Discover living spaces that are both authentic and minimalist in an intimate residential complex. Rising over just three floors, this collection of 20 apartments and two chalets, ranging from 1 to 4 bedrooms, benefits from optimised floor plans. On the top floors, magnificent penthouses feature double-height ceilings and spacious terraces which seamlessly blend into the living spaces and bathe the interiors in light.

Communal spaces

• The ski room is accessible from the ground floor and there is a lift which services the upper floors.
• Cellars on the ground floor of the residence.
• The car park has 49 underground spaces which are easily accessed from levels -1 and -2.

Interiors serviced with care

The project has the RT2012 label to best meet standards in terms of thermal and environmental regulations (energy consumption).
• Floors
Parquet flooring and baseboards in bedrooms. Tiles 45 x 45 cm in all other rooms
• Windows and doorways
Sliding windows and/or French doors/windows
• Heating
Underfloor heating for all apartments. Note: Fireplaces are included as standard with top-floor apartments (penthouses) and may be added as an optional extra for the other apartments
• Kitchen
45 x 45 cm enamelled stoneware tile, glued installation with matching plinths
• Terraces and balconies
The structures and railings will be made of wood or concrete.
• Security and access
European cylinder lock

Pricing

1 Beds:                 From 465,000 € All Tax Incl

2 Beds:                 From 685,000 € All Tax Incl

2 Bed + BB:         From 680,000 € All Tax Incl

3 Beds:                 From 860,000 € All Tax Incl

3 Beds + BB:        From 1,000,000 € All Tax Incl

Rent out your property and receive the VAT back

Ski chalets are a valuable and stable investment. You can go on winter sports or in the mountains as often as you want. But outside your agenda, you can rent out the mountain chalet. In addition, with a longer-term rental agreement, you can reclaim the 20% VAT from the French tax authorities. We tell you more about reclaiming VAT on new construction in this article.

Property Features

  • 1h Drive from Geneva Airport
  • Dual season resort
  • Historically attractive resort
  • Lovely south west views of the valley
  • Portes du soleil Ski Domaine
  • Restaurants and apres-ski in the area
  • Ski in / Ski out

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