Combloux, located in South Eastern France is in the Haute-Savoie department in the Auvergne- Rhône-Alpes region. This popular ski resort is a little gem in a mountain village in the French Alps. We have some wonderful property for sale in Combloux and its ideally located 4km (2.5 miles) from Megève and just 30km (19 miles) from Chamonix-Mont-Blanc. Chamonix as it’s more commonly known is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and the first Winter Olympics was held there in 1924. It really is a wonderful scenic village to own your own holiday home. Perfect for using the whole year round, it also offers excellent rental potential. It’s a great time to come and view our property for sale in Combloux, whatever it is you’re looking for? A chalet or ski apartments, we can help you.
The area of Combloux is 17.27 km2 (6.67 sq miles) which makes it a perfect little retreat. It is situated 980 metres above sea level. The closest airport to Combloux is Annecy-Haute-Savoie-Mont Blanc airport which is 41.6km (25.9 miles) from Combloux. However the easiest airport for foreign visitors will be Geneva Cointrin International Airport which is 55.6km (34.5 miles) approximately an hours drive away. This is an easy journey with shuttle transfers or private taxis to reach your holiday home destination. It’s no wonder that Combloux properties are in high demand.
Before it became a charming popular ski resort it was a traditional village, were farming was its main economy. Farming is still as important today to the local community. The boom of skiing resorts sees beautiful stone and wooden chalets and ski apartments dotted throughout the area. Permanent residents are just over 2000 and the village is becoming so popular with foreign investors, wanting to own their own property in Combloux. This stunning location is described as “le perle du Mont Blanc which translates to the “The pearl of Mont Blanc” Mont Blanc is a majestic sight in this pretty idyllic village. In winter of course Combloux is a skiing resort, and the skiing area is shared with La Giettaz, Megève, Les Contamines and Saint-Gervais. These magnificent skiing areas are known as part of the “Evasion Mont-Blanc” The total ski able pistes are an impressive 445km. If you’re a novice on the slopes, ski lessons are available as well as snowboarding and cross country skiing. There are numerous excursions within the area, a visit to the house of fairytales, paragliding or explore the gorges and canyons. Fabulous skiing properties are for sale right now.
Combloux is also a very popular summer destination too. It is an ideal destination for mountain biking and hiking, where one can take in the spectacular views. It also boasts the first ecological lake for swimming in France. Open during the summer months and heated by the sun. What an amazing place to own a property in Combloux.
Eating in Combloux is a delight as it is everywhere in France. Home to wonderful fresh breads and the most delicious cheeses, you won’t go hungry! Dine on Savoie cheeses, tartiflette, raclette and everyone’s favourite cheese fondue. Wash it all down with an array of classic wines. What are you waiting for? Come and view our fantastic Combloux properties with Skiingproperty.co.uk you wont be sorry!