This luxury duplex apartment is situated in the centre of the famous ski resort and spa town of St Gervais in a new development built in 2008 - Domaine de Crespin. It has been constructed to a very high specification. The location is fabulous, right in the centre of town and it is now only a 5-8 minute walk to Le bettex ski lift via a newly constructed bridge built in 2012 or if you do not want to walk, a 2 minute bus ride. It is also only a 5 minute walk to the famous Tramway de Mont Blanc - where hikers can enjoy fabulous trails in summer and mountaineers start their ascent of Mont Blanc. It has unrivalled access to the numerous other ski resorts of the Mont Blanc Massif - you can be in Les Contamines, Megeve or Praz sur Arly in 10 minutes or up in Chamonix in 20 minutes! The resort is less than 1 hour from Geneva making long weekends possible. Despite its central location, Domaine de Crespin enjoys its own private grounds set on the hill-side and commanding fabulous views but enjoying peaceful surroundings. It has all amenities within 5 minutes walk - boulangeries, cafes, restaurants, ski hire and supermarkets.It is a top floor duplex apartment on levels 3 and 4 and finished to a luxurious alpine standard. The furnishings are in the traditional alpine style, produced by local craftsmen. The basement includes a secure ski locker and private parking is included in the price. The apartment offers spectacular views up the valley towards the Mont Blanc Massif and, from outside, some of the best views of Dome de Miage. The kitchen is fully equipped with a conventional oven plus a separate microwave oven, four-ring halogen hob, dishwasher, extractor fan, fridge-freezer and plenty of cupboard storage full of utensils plus coffee machine, kettle and toaster. Large French windows leading to the balcony overlook the valley and ski area. The lounge has two very comfortable sofas (one converts into a sofa bed) and a large fluffy rug to stretch out on plus several coffee tables. There is a 40 inch flat screen TV which has UK satellite channels (freeview) plus a CD/ DVD player. The dining area has ample seating with a large dining table with two long benches - can seat up to 12 people. Bedroom 1 and 2 have twin beds that can be pushed together to form doubles. Bedroom 3 has full size bunk beds - this is a tiny room ideal for children, although it can sleep two adults comfortably since it has full size bunk beds. Bedroom 4 has 4 full size single beds - two beds are twins that can be pushed together to form a double, bed 3 is a single and bed 4 is a single that pulls out underneath bed 3. This room is ideal for a couple, group of friends or children who can be put to bed when the adults want to have an evening downstairs to chill! All bedrooms have chests of drawers, coat-hooks, pleasant pictures, shelving, modern lighting and controllable heaters. All bedrooms have their own doors so you can sleep noise-free from other guests or need a quick apres-ski nap! There are 2 large family bathrooms. The lower floor has a bathroom equipped with a shower, wash basin, cupboard space, heated towel rail plus a WC - there is also a washing machine in this bathroom. The upper bathroom is equipped with a full size bath, shower, wash basin, cupboard space, heated towel rail plus WC. Large alpine wooden stairs take you from level 3 to 4. The apartment also comes with a free wireless ADSL internet connection. The chalet apartment easily accommodates 10 people, ideal for a family/ 2 families or a group of friends. There is an option for a further 2 people on the sofa bed if children. There are other apartments in the same building making larger groups possible.