Built in local Savoyard stone and wood, this residence offers the most fabulous views of Mont Blanc. It comprises of 32 apartments above a small square in a superb location - very central but set in its own grounds and therefore enjoys peaceful surroundings. La Ginabelle apartments not only benefit from their location but also the nearby facilities - just outside the building there is a free bus stop to take you to all the ski areas as well as being a minute walk to the abundance of eating and drinking venues in the centre of Chamonix. It is ideally positioned for the ski lifts too - only 5 minutes walk to the Aiguille du Midi cable car, Les Planards and Le Savoy ski lifts and also to the Maison de la Montagne - the main ski school in Chamonix. The railway station is about 2 minute walk on foot. On the ground floor of the building there is a good Savoyard restaurant, an excellent bakery and friendly ski-shop. Across the square there is a launderette and a friendly brasserie/café. La Ginabelle 1 residents benefit from the use of an onsite spa with gym, sauna, Turkish bath/hammam plus a superb indoor swimming pool; facials and massages are available on request. Ginabelle1C is a bright and cosy apartment with lovely high wood panelled ceilings, patio windows let in plenty of natural light and look out onto some of the best views of the Chamonix valley. The apartment sleeps up to 6 people in 2 bedrooms and a comfortable double sofabed in the lounge. Bedroom 1 has a double bed, bedroom 2 has twin beds; all have storage space, bedside tables and lamps. The bathroom is equipped with a shower, full size bath, wash basin, cupboards and a heated towel rack; there is a separate WC. The lounge has a comfortable 3 seater sofa, a flat screen TV, DVD player, and a dining area with large wooden table. Sliding patio doors take you out onto a balcony with magnificent views up towards Brevent and the Mont Blanc Massif, outdoor furniture is provided for al fresco dining. The kitchen is fully equipped with a full-size oven/microwave, four-ring halogen hob, extractor fan, dishwasher, fridge-freezer plus a breakfast bar. The hall has an additional cupboard for extra storage. A fast WIFI connection is available in the apartment but payment is required, there is a private ski locker and secure parking in the basement of the building. There are other apartments in the same building making larger groups possible. It is a great place in which to be based to enjoy all that Chamonix has to offer.