Alpe d'Huez - Grand Domaine - French Alps
1 - 4
€419,000 - €1.985m
This eagerly awaited collection of properties for sale in Alpe d’Huez occupies a fantastic ski-in ski-out location just moments from the snow front in Les Bergers where you will find the Marmottes, Rif Nel, Romains and Alpauris lifts. From this privileged location the dynamic Quartier des Jeux, the Bergers lake, restaurants and shops are just a few minutes’ walk away.
Spread between three chalets built in a traditional style, these Alpe d’Huez properties for sale range from one-bedroom apartments through to larger properties with four bedrooms and many of the residences come with a bunk bedroom that can comfortably accommodate two children. All of the properties come with outdoor living space in the form of a loggia, terrace or balcony for making the most of the spectacular views over the village, the snow front and the mountains of the Massif des Écrins.
The apartments feature underfloor heating, parquet flooring in the living rooms and bedrooms and fully equipped kitchens and bathrooms. Plus, it will be possible to personalise the finishes and, depending on the apartment, future owners may be able to install a hot tub on their balcony or terrace. One of the great advantages of these apartments is that the development has an impressive suite of wellness facilities including a gym, an indoor pool and a spa equipped with a sauna, a hammam and a massage room. There is also a concierge service.
Underground parking and a ski locker are included with all properties and many of them also benefit from a private cellar.
It’s a great time to invest in Alpe d’Huez property as there are plans in motion to connect Alpe d'Huez with Le Deux Alpes via an 18-minute ski lift by 2023. This huge infrastructure investment will mean that Alpe d’Huez will be part of the third-largest ski domain in the French Alps. Not only is this great news for skiers as they will soon have 450km of slopes on the doorstep but it also means that property here is set for capital appreciation over the coming years.
These properties are sold with a very flexible hassle-free rental agreement that allows you to stay at the property whenever you like and make it available for rentals when you are not visiting. Thanks to the year-round appeal of Alpe d’Huez, you can generate good yields throughout the summer months too and the demand for this sought-after resort is set to rise even further once the new ski lift is complete. As new-build properties, these apartments come with a lower notary fee of 2-2.5% and it is possible to reclaim the 20% VAT from the property purchase price.
Located in the Grand Domaine and perched at 1,860m, Alpe d'Huez boasts access to 250km of pistes including the longest black run in Europe, La Sarenne, and enjoys an impressive 300 days of sunshine a year.
A true dual-season resort and well-deserving of its Famille Plus label, Alpe d'Huez has a lively summer season with plenty of fun activities such as hiking, horse riding, golf and a triathlon (complete with a childrens' competition). A great destination for cycling, keen road cyclists up for a challenge can take on the iconic climb with 21 hairpin bends which often appears in the Tour de France.
The Grande-Dame of the Alps, the high-altitude resort of Alpe d'Huez has many claims to fame: It was one of the first villages in France to welcome skiers (as early as 1904), it was also where the beloved button -lift system was first invented, and finally, it boasts an average of 300 days of sunshine a year on its south-facing slopes, earning i...