Megève is one of the prettiest and most upmarket ski resorts in France. It’s a commune in the Haute-Savoie-departments in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region situated in South-Eastern France. Its population is just over 4,000 residents. This stunning popular ski resort is well known due to its proximity to Mont-Blanc in the French Alps. The resort became a regular favourite of the rich and famous when the Rothschild family began to take their winter holidays there. Today it’s as popular as ever and known as one of the most desirable ski resorts in Europe. We have some amazing ski property for sale in Megève it’s a great investment, not to mention fantastic rental potential.
Megève Alpine skiing resort area is known as the “Domain Evasion Montblanc” This area comprises of Megève, Mont d’ Arbois, L’Alpette, Rochebrune and Côte 2000 with Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Combloux, La Giettaz, Les Contamines-Montjoie and Saint-Nicolas-de-Véroce. The “Evasion Mont-blanc” range covers around 445 km of the ski slopes. On an area of 8 km² there are 116 lifts providing access to 217 slopes totalling 445 km. In addition this area boasts 18 cross-country-skiing trails that totals 95 km (59 miles) why buy the perfect ski property in Megève? The question is why wouldn’t you?
The area of Megève is 44.11 km2 (17.03 sq miles) not a small resort by any means, which will cater to your every need. The closest airport is Geneva International Airport which is 90 km (56 miles) away from the centre of Megève. The transfer time is just over 1 hour. Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport in Lyon is also another popular choice just 119 km (74 miles) away.
Transfers are easy with regular shuttle transfers or private taxis to reach your holiday home destination. It’s no wonder that Megève properties are in high demand.
Megève is a member of the “Best of the Alps” ski resorts. It’s a traditional Savoyard town and a very picturesque medieval village, with its charming narrow cobbled streets and as you would expect exclusive boutiques. It’s also a popular summer destination and is especially known for its golfing. The “Snow Golf Cup” is a unique golf tournament which takes place on the snow at Megève Mont d’ Arbois plateau. The Megève Polo Masters is an international polo tournament played on the snow. Night skiing is available in February as well as a ski-cross slope, an open air ice-rink, snowshoeing and dog sledding. Such is the beauty of this resort; it’s appeared in several films therefore it’s easy to appreciate why Megève properties are so much demand.
Après ski in Megève is everything you would expect it to be. Restaurants, bars, jazz bars and trendy nightclubs, there is even a casino. Local rustic dishes are available as well as international cuisine. Why not try the Michelin stared restaurants; this is the place to mingle with the rich and famous. Eating in? Visit the weekly market were local produce can be found including fresh breads, tarts, cakes, honeys and jams. There are bakeries, patisseries and chocolatiers it’s perfect for your holiday home property in Megève.
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