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. Ginabelle2A is a comfortable duplex apartment, with fabulous views up the valley towards Le Tour and Argentiere. It has been renovated to a high standard in a contemporary alpine style. The kitchen is fully equipped with a full-size conventional oven aand microwave, four-ring halogen hob, extractor fan, dishwasher, fridge-freezer and plenty of cupboard storage. The spacious lounge has 2 large comfortable sofas (one converts to 2 single sofa beds) plus a dining area with ample seating for 6 people. There is a large flat screen TV and DVD player. Sliding patio doors take you out onto the balcony with patio furniture and stunning views up the valley of Les Drus. Bedroom 1 and bedroom 2 both have twin beds and ample storage with bedside tables and lamps in each room. Bedroom 1 benefits from an ensuite shower room and toilet, and there is also a family shower room and additional WC. The apartment has a free WIFI connection, and there is a private ski locker and secure parking in the basement of the building. Other apartments are available 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.